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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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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. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blind Date
      #686a6b
      ΔE = 0.589 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Moonlight Dance R277B
      #646a67
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  3. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Grey B60
      #676a6b
      ΔE = 0.698 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dark Gray
      #67696a
      ΔE = 0.700 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Dove Gray
      #716f6e
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  5. Brillux

    1. ★ 99.00.45
      #696a6b
      ΔE = 0.729 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. ★ 78.01.24
      #626665
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  6. 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%
  7. Colortrend

    1. ★ Isobar
      #666968
      ΔE = 0.883 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. ★ Polished Pewter
      #646869
      ΔE = 1.356 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  8. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Bleecker / RLUL224
      #666968
      ΔE = 0.883 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  9. Ford

    1. ★ Temple Gray
      #6b6b6b
      ΔE = 0.976 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. ★ Dark Titanium
      #68686b
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-0503 TPG
      #6a6c6b
      ΔE = 0.976 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. P 179-11 U
      #6e6b68
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  11. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Smooth Slate / 5042
      #6b6c6c
      ΔE = 0.978 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  12. Peintures MF

    1. ★ BD207-4
      #6a6a69
      ΔE = 1.001 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  13. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Steel Wool 33-14
      #6b6b6a
      ΔE = 1.132 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Gettysburg 29-20
      #6d6b68
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  14. 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%
  15. Dulux Australia

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

    1. ★ Private Jet / T12 8.E12
      #6a6d6e
      ΔE = 1.350 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. ★ Mobster / T12 9.G12
      #676865
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  17. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Polished Pewter H148
      #646869
      ΔE = 1.356 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  18. Tollens

    1. ★ T2135-2
      #646767
      ΔE = 1.364 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. T2135-1
      #6d7170
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  19. California Paints

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

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

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

    1. ★ 9925 / Bergknatt
      #696967
      ΔE = 1.449 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. 0764 / Stengrå
      #6d706e
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  23. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8303 - Shadow Dance
      #6b6b69
      ΔE = 1.507 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 8311 - Roman Stone
      #686f6d
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  24. Glidden

    1. ★ Grey Tabby / 00NN 16/000
      #6c6b6c
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Up In Smoke / PPG1010-6
      #6e706d
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  25. Farrow & Ball

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

    1. ★ 770F-5 Dark Ash
      #646666
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Sergeant Gray FF31-2
      #6d7070
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  27. 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%
  28. Marston & Langinger

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

    1. ★ Stål 516 / S 6000-N
      #666666
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  30. Krylon

    1. ★ Classic Gray
      #666666
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. ★ Smoke Gray
      #636969
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  31. General Paint

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

    1. ★ Cliff Face Grey N55-002-200
      #6c6e6d
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. ★ Chicane M58-001-064
      #686765
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  33. AMC

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

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

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

    1. ★ Great Graphite / 8302
      #686966
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Dark Shadows / 8294
      #666562
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  37. Sigma

    1. ★ Mineral Grey / S 7000-N
      #646765
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Cool Blue / S 6502-B
      #666e6f
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  38. Vista Paint

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

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

    1. ★ Grafton Grey / 8287
      #63686a
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Shadow Dance / 8303
      #6e6f6d
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  41. 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%
  42. Fender

    1. ★ 14 / Flat Charcoal
      #656565
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  43. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Greybeard / 0528
      #6a6e70
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. ★ Zen Retreat / 0535
      #646564
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  44. Federal Standard

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

    1. ★ Svovlgrå (U-733)
      #686665
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Mørk Grafit (H 04)
      #696b66
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  46. Chrysler

    1. ★ Squadron Gray
      #646b69
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Suede
      #696b67
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  47. Laura Ashley

    1. 1616 Chimney Sweep
      #6f6f6f
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  48. Brighto Paints

    1. 7017 Charcoal
      #696b67
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  49. Kelly-Moore

    1. Charcoal Shadow / KM3815-3
      #616668
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. French Quarter / KM3814-3
      #6a7071
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  50. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Roycroft Pewter - 2848
      #616564
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. Grizzle Gray - 7068
      #636562
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  51. Benjamin Moore

    1. Gunmetal / 1602
      #6b7071
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Kitty Gray / 1589
      #656c69
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  52. Graham & Brown

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

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

    1. BS381 638 - Dark sea grey
      #676c70
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. BS 4800 10 A 11 - Charcoal grey / Storm / Rhino
      #696864
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  55. Volkswagen

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

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

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

    1. Cannon Gray D63-5
      #616a6b
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  59. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Up In Smoke / PPG1010-6
      #6e706d
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  60. KILZ

    1. Graphic Gray / G871
      #6a6664
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 13.5%

#686a6a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686a6a foreground

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="color: #686a6a">…</p>

#686a6a background

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="background-color: #686a6a">…</p>

#686a6a shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<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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