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#686995 Hex Color Code

#686995 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686995 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #686995 is comprised of 40.78% red, 41.18% green and 58.43% blue. In the HSL color space #686995 has a hue of 239° (degrees), 18% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.23 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#686995 linear gradient to complementary #949e5f

  1. #686995
  2. #72728d
  3. #7a7a84
  4. #82837c
  5. #898c73
  6. #8f9569
  7. #949e5f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #545680
  2. #5b5c87
  3. #61628e
  4. #686995
  5. #6f709c
  6. #7676a3
  7. #7d7daa

Tones

  1. #686995
  2. #6c6d91
  3. #71708e
  4. #75748a
  5. #787886
  6. #7c7b83
  7. #7f7f7f

Tints and Shades

#686995 to white

  1. #686995
  2. #8080a6
  3. #9998b7
  4. #b2b1c9
  5. #cbcadb
  6. #e5e4ed
  7. #ffffff

#686995 to black

  1. #686995
  2. #56577b
  3. #454661
  4. #353549
  5. #252532
  6. #17161c
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-5 Yearning
      #696890
      ΔE = 1.210 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 1.242 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 2202
      #646898
      ΔE = 1.321 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. ★ 2353
      #646c98
      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 1.376 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Purple Grapes / PPG1175-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 1.376 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Purple Grapes / 344-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 1.376 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Majesty Violet / 90BB 14/242
      #62628e
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 1.406 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 51.15.24
      #666293
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  8. KILZ

    1. ★ Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 1.420 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ Purple / B742
      #6a668f
      ΔE = 1.699 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  9. General Paint

    1. ★ Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 1.451 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  10. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10712
      #66678e
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2109 C
      #676d99
      ΔE = 1.731 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. 7668 C
      #676e9f
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  13. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  14. Beckers

    1. ★ Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  15. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Heirloom Jewels / 40C-7
      #696492
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  16. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1605 Lilac 5
      #6c658f
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  17. Taubmans

    1. Wild Violet / T10 37F-1
      #6a6d92
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Magic Carpet / T12 36.G7
      #706790
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  18. Sikkens

    1. W0.20.40
      #726a94
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  19. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  20. Albany Paint

    1. Blueberry
      #6c6490
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  21. Ford

    1. Silver Blue Mist
      #5d6593
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Queen's Jubilee 29-13
      #736994
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  24. Tollens

    1. T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  25. Berger

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  26. Vista Paint

    1. Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  27. Scib Paints

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  28. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R60B
      #666292
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  29. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  30. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  31. Plascon

    1. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 17.3%

#686995 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686995 foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #686995">…</p>

#686995 background

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #686995">…</p>

#686995 shadow

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686995">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6842773
Binary
01101000, 01101001, 10010101
Hexadecimal
#686995
LRV
≈ 15.2%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 2.025
RGB
rgb(104, 105, 149)
RGBA
rgba(104, 105, 149, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.291, g: 0.293, b: 0.416
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.412%, blue: 0.584%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9934443 / 0xff686995
HSL
hsl(239, 18%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 18%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (238.667), saturation: 30% (0.302), value: 58% (0.584)
HSP
hue: 238.667, saturation: 30.201%, perceived brightness: 43.380%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.152, S: 28.195, L: 45.928
Cubehelix
H: -124.119, S: 0.321, L: 0.430
TSL
T: -2.898, S: 0.079, L: 0.430
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.302), magenta: 30% (0.295), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 42% (0.416)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 59% (0.588), yellow: 42% (0.416)
XYZ
X: 16.184, Y: 15.216, Z: 30.512
xyY
x: 0.261, y: 0.246, Y: 15.216
CIELab
L: 45.928, a: 10.199, b: -24.105
CIELuv
L: 45.928, u: -3.075, v: -36.254
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.928, C: 26.174, H: 292.932
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.928, C: 36.384, H: 265.152
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.007, a: 5.796, b: -19.073
CIECAM02
J: 35.551, C: 29.900, h: 275.136, Q: 117.473, M: 26.147, s: 47.179, H: 319.274
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.255, jaune: -4.289, green: -0.353
LMS
L: 13.441, M: 14.628, S: 30.261
YCbCr
Y: 110.250, Cb: 147.464, Cr: 124.437
YCgCo
Y: 115.750, Cg: -10.750, Co: 14.750
YDbDr
Y: 109.717, Db: 59.102, Dr: 10.881
YPbPr
Y: 107.955, Pb: 22.115, Pr: -2.524
xvYCC
Y: 108.714, Cb: 147.427, Cr: 125.783
YIQ
Y: 109.717, I: -14.731, Q: 13.478
YUV
Y: 109.717, U: 19.332, V: -5.015
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/6 ΔE = 2.918
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.033

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