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#686a60 Hex Color Code

#686a60 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686a60 is a medium dark shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #686a60 is comprised of 40.78% red, 41.57% green and 37.65% blue. In the HSL color space #686a60 has a hue of 72° (degrees), 5% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 567.52 nm.

Color Variations

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #55574d
  2. #5b5d54
  3. #62645a
  4. #686a60
  5. #6e7066
  6. #75776d
  7. #7b7d73

Tints and Shades

#686a60 to white

  1. #686a60
  2. #7f8178
  3. #989992
  4. #b1b2ac
  5. #cacbc7
  6. #e4e5e3
  7. #ffffff

#686a60 to black

  1. #686a60
  2. #565850
  3. #454640
  4. #353631
  5. #252623
  6. #161615
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Double Tapa G53-011-101
      #6a6a5f
      ΔE = 0.929 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ Limed Ash WW11
      #676d63
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Deep Mink
      #67695d
      ΔE = 1.054 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Morning Coat 30GY 17/042
      #686b63
      ΔE = 1.108 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. ★ Ironstone Green 50GY 17/059
      #656b61
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 87.03.24
      #66675d
      ΔE = 1.199 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  5. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Charcoal
      #696961
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-0515 TPG
      #6c6b61
      ΔE = 1.340 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. ★ P 178-12 U
      #6b6960
      ΔE = 1.620 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  7. Duron

    1. ★ Cast Iron
      #696b5e
      ΔE = 1.437 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Opal Gray
      #696a63
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Gaynor Gray
      #6d6b5d
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Castle Black / T12 7.G11
      #686962
      ΔE = 1.462 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Albion Park / T10 57L-1
      #6a6f62
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ Laurel Oak ECC-41-3
      #65675f
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. 790D-6 Dusty Mountain
      #6c675b
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  11. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Castlemare / 8326
      #696b64
      ΔE = 1.500 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  12. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Ash Grey
      #66695c
      ΔE = 1.563 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Thunderous - 6201
      #6d6c62
      ΔE = 1.580 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. ★ Rosemary - 6187
      #64695c
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  14. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Marsh Grass / RLNA230
      #69685c
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  15. AMC

    1. ★ Medium Green
      #63695e
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Khaki
      #6c6e68
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  16. Bristol

    1. ★ Stormy Night / P212-N7
      #63695e
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Greyhound / P202-N6
      #6f6c63
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  17. Tollens

    1. ★ T2138-4
      #676760
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. ★ Vert crocodile
      #66655d
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  18. Olympic

    1. ★ Gunmetal Gray D65-5
      #646a62
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  19. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Rainy Afternoon / 1575
      #656c62
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Sharkskin / 2139-30
      #6e6d5f
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  20. Flügger

    1. ★ Warm Grey 5 (IN-709)
      #6c695f
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Mørk Grafit (H 04)
      #696b66
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  21. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Tornado Wind / 0584
      #676a64
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Serpentine / 0443
      #666559
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  22. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0584
      #676a64
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. 0443
      #666559
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  23. Ford

    1. ★ Evergreen Frost
      #67695b
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  24. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Armory / PPG1009-6
      #6a6b65
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Gunmetal Gray / PPG1033-6
      #646c64
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  25. Glidden

    1. ★ Armory / PPG1009-6
      #6a6b65
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Deepest Valley Green / 30GY 13/045
      #636761
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  26. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 7039 / Quartz grey
      #6c6960
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ RAL 7023 / Concrete grey
      #686c5e
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  27. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Hinterland Green / I49
      #64675a
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Jungle Cloak / A227
      #696959
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  28. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Phantom Gray
      #6a6a64
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Cedar Green
      #666758
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  29. Sikkens

    1. ★ J0.05.35
      #63655c
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. L0.05.35
      #5f665e
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  30. Beckers

    1. ★ Stenblock 582 / S 6005-Y20R
      #6e6b61
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  31. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Granite Green / 50GY 13/064
      #63685b
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  32. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 2690 / Ukko
      #6b6c66
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  33. Volvo

    1. ★ Ash Grey / 98572
      #6e6f64
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  34. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Grey B70
      #63655d
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. Shady Grey C70
      #68655d
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  35. California Paints

    1. DE 6293 - Velvet Clover
      #656d63
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  36. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Velvet Clover / 332
      #656d63
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  37. General Paint

    1. Giant / CL 3016A
      #666660
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Jumpsuit / CL 2986A
      #6e7065
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  38. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Wolf 25-20
      #6b6963
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  39. Coronado Paint

    1. 8390 - Glen Ivy
      #676b5c
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. 8366 - Logan Lake
      #616b60
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  40. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 7005-G80Y
      #626459
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Yellow Ocre / S 6502-Y
      #6d6f69
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  41. Porter Paints

    1. Gunmetal Gray / 508-6
      #646c64
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Armory / 517-6
      #6b6a65
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  42. Kelly-Moore

    1. Castlemare / KM3847-3
      #6b6e68
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  43. McCormick Paints

    1. 216 Hearthstone
      #6d6b65
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  44. Humbrol

    1. 224 Dark Slate Grey
      #6a6964
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  45. Audi

    1. Avocado Green Pearl / LI6S
      #6c6c5d
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  46. Caparol

    1. Flandern16 / Flandern 16
      #6c7068
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  47. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-20-6 Graphite
      #60675f
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. 7017 Charcoal
      #696b67
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  48. Krylon

    1. Castle Rock
      #6f6a60
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  49. Jotun

    1. 7354 / Sort Pepper
      #696a66
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  50. Sico

    1. 6205-73 Revelstoke Grey
      #646557
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  51. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 12 B 25 - Spruce green / Thyme / Chive
      #6a6b5b
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. BS381 284 - Spruce green
      #6b6c5c
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  52. Plascon

    1. Starlight Express Y5-E1-3
      #686c5c
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  53. Nippon Paint

    1. Gray Dots / NP N 2038 D
      #716f63
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  54. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5502-G
      #686864
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 13.8%

#686a60 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686a60 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #686a60">…</p>

#686a60 background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #686a60">…</p>

#686a60 shadow

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686a60">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6842976
Binary
01101000, 01101010, 01100000
Hexadecimal
#686a60
LRV
≈ 14.1%
Closest short hex
#665 ΔE = 3.438
RGB
rgb(104, 106, 96)
RGBA
rgba(104, 106, 96, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.340, g: 0.346, b: 0.314
RYB
red: 0.376%, yellow: 0.416%, blue: 0.384%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9934240 / 0xff686a60
HSL
hsl(72, 5%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(72, 5%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 72° (72.000), saturation: 9% (0.094), value: 42% (0.416)
HSP
hue: 72.000, saturation: 9.434%, perceived brightness: 40.905%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 94.721, S: 14.760, L: 44.370
Cubehelix
H: -292.968, S: 0.069, L: 0.409
TSL
T: 0.978, S: 0.020, L: 0.409
CMYK
cyan: 2% (0.019), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 9% (0.094), key: 58% (0.584)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 62% (0.624)
XYZ
X: 12.974, Y: 14.096, Z: 13.101
xyY
x: 0.323, y: 0.351, Y: 14.096
CIELab
L: 44.370, a: -2.772, b: 5.349
CIELuv
L: 44.370, u: -0.606, v: 7.338
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.370, C: 6.024, H: 117.392
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.370, C: 7.363, H: 94.721
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.544, a: -4.019, b: 5.591
CIECAM02
J: 34.174, C: 6.030, h: 117.815, Q: 115.176, M: 5.273, s: 21.397, H: 146.113
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.040, jaune: 0.779, green: 0.507
LMS
L: 13.435, M: 14.879, S: 13.114
YCbCr
Y: 105.560, Cb: 123.906, Cr: 127.832
YCgCo
Y: 103.000, Cg: 3.000, Co: 28.000
YDbDr
Y: 104.262, Db: -12.430, Dr: 0.496
YPbPr
Y: 104.854, Pb: -4.770, Pr: -0.540
xvYCC
Y: 106.051, Cb: 123.810, Cr: 127.526
YIQ
Y: 104.262, I: 2.021, Q: -3.534
YUV
Y: 104.262, U: -4.065, V: -0.230
Munsell Color System
10Y 4/1 ΔE = 3.376
Brand Color
Deviantart ΔE = 7.695

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