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#686a6a Hex Color Code

#686a6a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686a6a is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #686a6a is comprised of 40.78% red, 41.57% green and 41.57% blue. In the HSL color space #686a6a has a hue of 180° (degrees), 1% saturation and 41% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 491.41 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555757
  2. #5b5d5d
  3. #626464
  4. #686a6a
  5. #6e7070
  6. #757777
  7. #7c7e7e

Tints and Shades

#686a6a to White

  1. #686a6a
  2. #7f8181
  3. #989999
  4. #b0b2b2
  5. #cacbcb
  6. #e4e5e5
  7. #ffffff

#686a6a to Black

  1. #686a6a
  2. #565858
  3. #454646
  4. #353636
  5. #252626
  6. #161616
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ SN.02.37
      #676a6a
      ΔE = 0.401 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ ON.00.40
      #6c6c6b
      ΔE = 1.373 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 99.00.45
      #696a6b
      ΔE = 0.729 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. 42.03.27
      #696667
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  3. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Bracken Tenement Blue Slate CW723
      #696c6c
      ΔE = 0.823 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. ★ Steel Wool 33-14
      #6b6b6a
      ΔE = 1.132 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  4. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Graphite 50BG 17/016
      #66696a
      ΔE = 0.836 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ Intercoastal 30BB 16/031
      #64686b
      ΔE = 2.098 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  5. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Bleecker / RLUL224
      #666968
      ΔE = 0.883 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  6. Peintures MF

    1. ★ BD207-4
      #6a6a69
      ΔE = 1.001 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 55 3 104 / Mai 10
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 1.258 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 55 5 80 / Palazzo 35
      #6c6c68
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  8. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Prestige Shine / E27
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 1.258 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  9. Colortrend

    1. ★ Polished Pewter
      #646869
      ΔE = 1.356 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. ★ 0535
      #646564
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  10. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Polished Pewter H148
      #646869
      ΔE = 1.356 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6363 - Pointed Rock
      #646767
      ΔE = 1.364 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Polished Pewter
      #5f6668
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  12. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Pointed Rock / 324
      #646767
      ΔE = 1.364 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. ★ Boat Anchor / 383
      #6c6b6a
      ΔE = 1.483 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  13. Tollens

    1. ★ T2135-2
      #646767
      ΔE = 1.364 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. ★ UC028 Gris Queens
      #62686a
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  14. Duron

    1. ★ Roycroft Pewter
      #696d6e
      ΔE = 1.439 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  15. Jotun

    1. ★ 9925 / Bergknatt
      #696967
      ΔE = 1.449 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. 4172 / Graphit
      #686c70
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  16. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8303 - Shadow Dance
      #6b6b69
      ΔE = 1.507 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 8231 - Last Light
      #6b686b
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  17. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Down Pipe / 26
      #6d6d6d
      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  18. Behr

    1. ★ 770F-5 Dark Ash
      #646666
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. ★ DP-388 Santa Fe Grey
      #626767
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5502-B
      #686768
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. S 5502-G
      #686864
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  20. Krylon

    1. ★ Classic Gray
      #666666
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. ★ Smoke Gray
      #636969
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  21. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Lead Grey
      #666666
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  22. Beckers

    1. ★ Stål 516 / S 6000-N
      #666666
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  23. General Paint

    1. ★ Lead / CL 3175A
      #6c6c6a
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Chatterbox / CL 3196D
      #6f6b6d
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  24. Resene

    1. ★ Scarpa Flow N55-002-289
      #6b6a6c
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ Chicane M58-001-064
      #686765
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  25. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Grafton Grey / 8287
      #6a6e6f
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Dark Shadows / 8294
      #666562
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  26. AMC

    1. ★ Newport Gray
      #646665
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Jupiter Gray
      #616564
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  27. Dulux

    1. ★ Stormy Retreat
      #666665
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  28. Crown Paint

    1. ★ White Dark
      #6d6e6d
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 1952 Grey
      #626568
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  29. Sigma

    1. ★ Mineral Grey / S 7000-N
      #646765
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Cool Blue / 7012
      #616a6a
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  30. Berger

    1. ★ Grafton Grey / 8287
      #63686a
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Shadow Dance / 8303
      #6e6f6d
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  31. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Grafton Grey
      #63686a
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Shadow Dance
      #6e6f6d
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  32. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Grafton Grey / 8287
      #63686a
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Shadow Dance / 8303
      #6e6f6d
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  33. Taubmans

    1. ★ Mobster / T12 9.G12
      #676865
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Lava Grey / T10 48L-1
      #606869
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  34. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Great Grey / 50BG 14/036
      #646a68
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Grey Tabby / 00NN 16/000
      #6c6a67
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  35. Fender

    1. ★ 14 / Flat Charcoal
      #656565
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  36. Ford

    1. ★ Gunmetal Light
      #656565
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Light Charcoal
      #646464
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  37. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Greybeard / 0528
      #6a6e70
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. ★ Zen Retreat / 0535
      #646564
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  38. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Shoreline / KM3839-3
      #646b6a
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Charcoal Shadow / KM3815-3
      #616668
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  39. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 26122
      #6d6a69
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Federal Standard 26132
      #6f7172
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  40. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ City Shadow / CSP-60
      #636564
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Bracken Slate / CW-690
      #5f6464
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  41. Chrysler

    1. ★ Squadron Gray
      #646b69
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Heron Gray
      #616568
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  42. Laura Ashley

    1. 1616 Chimney Sweep
      #6f6f6f
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  43. Valspar Paint

    1. Graphite
      #626a6b
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Cobalt Cannon
      #606666
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  44. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Roycroft Pewter - 2848
      #616564
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. Web Gray - 7075
      #616669
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  45. Graham & Brown

    1. Harold's Grey
      #6b6c70
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  46. CIL

    1. Great Grey
      #626a6c
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  47. British Standard

    1. BS381 638 - Dark sea grey
      #676c70
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. BS 2660 BS 9-097 - Dk. Admiralty grey
      #656d6f
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  48. Volkswagen

    1. Gemini Gray
      #707070
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  49. Albany Paint

    1. Raven Grey
      #676763
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  50. Jedynka

    1. Sötét Szürke
      #686d71
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Világos Szürke
      #716f6f
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  51. Olympic

    1. Cannon Gray D63-5
      #616a6b
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  52. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7540
      #706e70
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  53. GM / General Motors

    1. Channel Gray
      #616865
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Crystal
      #606968
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 13.6%

#686a6a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686a6a foreground

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #686a6a">…</p>

#686a6a background

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #686a6a">…</p>

#686a6a shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686a6a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6842986
Binary
01101000, 01101010, 01101010
Hexadecimal
#686a6a
LRV
≈ 14.3%
Closest short hex
#666 ΔE = 1.670
RGB
rgb(104, 106, 106)
RGBA
rgba(104, 106, 106, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.329, g: 0.335, b: 0.335
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.412%, blue: 0.416%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9934230 / 0xff686a6a
HSL
hsl(180, 1%, 41%)
HSLA
hsla(180, 1%%, 41%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 180° (180.000), saturation: 2% (0.019), value: 42% (0.416)
HSP
hue: 180.000, saturation: 1.887%, perceived brightness: 41.336%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 192.174, S: 3.225, L: 44.648
Cubehelix
H: -188.190, S: 0.013, L: 0.413
TSL
T: -1.489, S: 0.006, L: 0.413
CMYK
cyan: 2% (0.019), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 58% (0.584)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 58% (0.584)
XYZ
X: 13.464, Y: 14.292, Z: 15.682
xyY
x: 0.310, y: 0.329, Y: 14.292
CIELab
L: 44.648, a: -0.771, b: -0.270
CIELuv
L: 44.648, u: -1.113, v: -0.240
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.648, C: 0.817, H: 199.310
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.648, C: 1.139, H: 192.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.804, a: -2.585, b: 1.868
CIECAM02
J: 34.428, C: 2.727, h: 204.054, Q: 115.603, M: 2.384, s: 14.362, H: 258.794
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.146, green: 0.321
LMS
L: 13.459, M: 14.883, S: 15.657
YCbCr
Y: 106.540, Cb: 128.296, Cr: 127.122
YCgCo
Y: 105.500, Cg: 0.500, Co: 25.500
YDbDr
Y: 105.402, Db: 0.900, Dr: 2.666
YPbPr
Y: 105.574, Pb: 0.230, Pr: -1.000
xvYCC
Y: 106.669, Cb: 128.202, Cr: 127.122
YIQ
Y: 105.402, I: -1.191, Q: -0.423
YUV
Y: 105.402, U: 0.295, V: -1.230
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/1 ΔE = 3.999
Brand Color
Deviantart ΔE = 9.515

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