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Valspar Paint Blind Date / #686a6b Hex Color Code

#686a6b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686a6b is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #686a6b is comprised of 40.78% red, 41.57% green and 41.96% blue. In the HSL color space #686a6b has a hue of 200° (degrees), 1% saturation and 41% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 484.9 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555758
  2. #5b5d5e
  3. #626465
  4. #686a6b
  5. #6e7071
  6. #757778
  7. #7c7e7f

Tints and Shades

#686a6b to white

  1. #686a6b
  2. #7f8182
  3. #98999a
  4. #b0b2b2
  5. #cacbcb
  6. #e4e5e5
  7. #ffffff

#686a6b to black

  1. #686a6b
  2. #565859
  3. #454647
  4. #353636
  5. #252626
  6. #161617
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Grey B60
      #676a6b
      ΔE = 0.399 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dark Gray
      #67696a
      ΔE = 0.406 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. McKinley Gray
      #6d6f73
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Graphite 50BG 17/016
      #66696a
      ΔE = 0.628 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ Intercoastal 30BB 16/031
      #64686b
      ΔE = 1.650 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ SN.02.37
      #676a6a
      ΔE = 0.727 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ ON.00.40
      #6c6c6b
      ΔE = 1.683 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Bracken Tenement Blue Slate CW723
      #696c6c
      ΔE = 0.998 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. ★ Steel Wool 33-14
      #6b6b6a
      ΔE = 1.501 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  6. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Polished Pewter H148
      #646869
      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  7. Colortrend

    1. ★ Polished Pewter
      #646869
      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 0535
      #646564
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  8. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Knapped Flint / KM3831-3
      #686968
      ΔE = 1.292 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ Dark Gray / 191
      #6b6e6f
      ΔE = 1.580 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  9. Duron

    1. ★ Roycroft Pewter
      #696d6e
      ΔE = 1.300 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Web Gray
      #63666b
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 55 3 104 / Mai 10
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 1.350 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  11. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Prestige Shine / E27
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 1.350 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  12. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Bleecker / RLUL224
      #666968
      ΔE = 1.366 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  13. Glidden

    1. ★ Grey Tabby / 00NN 16/000
      #6c6b6c
      ΔE = 1.373 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Scarpa Flow N55-002-289
      #6b6a6c
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Chicane M58-001-064
      #686765
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  15. Peintures MF

    1. ★ BD207-4
      #6a6a69
      ΔE = 1.414 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  16. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Pointed Rock / 324
      #646767
      ΔE = 1.517 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. ★ Boat Anchor / 383
      #6c6b6a
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  17. Tollens

    1. ★ T2135-2
      #646767
      ΔE = 1.517 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. ★ UC028 Gris Queens
      #62686a
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  18. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6363 - Pointed Rock
      #646767
      ΔE = 1.517 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Polished Pewter
      #5f6668
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5502-B
      #686768
      ΔE = 1.542 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. S 5005-R80B
      #6e6d71
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  20. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Grafton Grey / 8287
      #63686a
      ΔE = 1.645 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Shadow Dance / 8303
      #6e6f6d
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  21. Berger

    1. ★ Grafton Grey / 8287
      #63686a
      ΔE = 1.645 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Shadow Dance / 8303
      #6e6f6d
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  22. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Grafton Grey
      #63686a
      ΔE = 1.645 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Shadow Dance
      #6e6f6d
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  23. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Down Pipe / 26
      #6d6d6d
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  24. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Greybeard / 0528
      #6a6e70
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Zen Retreat / 0535
      #646564
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  25. Beckers

    1. ★ Stål 516 / S 6000-N
      #666666
      ΔE = 1.768 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  26. Krylon

    1. ★ Classic Gray
      #666666
      ΔE = 1.768 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. ★ Smoke Gray
      #636969
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  27. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Lead Grey
      #666666
      ΔE = 1.768 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  28. Jotun

    1. ★ 9925 / Bergknatt
      #696967
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ 4172 / Graphit
      #686c70
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  29. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8303 - Shadow Dance
      #6b6b69
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 8231 - Last Light
      #6b686b
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  30. Behr

    1. ★ DP-388 Santa Fe Grey
      #626767
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Platinum Gray PPF-49
      #616467
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  31. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Harold's Grey
      #6b6c70
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  32. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Stormy Sky / 1616
      #636669
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. City Shadow / CSP-60
      #636564
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  33. Crown Paint

    1. ★ White Dark
      #6d6e6d
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 1952 Grey
      #626568
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  34. AMC

    1. ★ Newport Gray
      #646665
      ΔE = 2.059 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Jupiter Gray
      #616564
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  35. Dulux

    1. ★ Stormy Retreat
      #666665
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  36. General Paint

    1. ★ Lead / CL 3175A
      #6c6c6a
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Tasman / CL 3107A
      #656d71
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  37. Fender

    1. ★ 14 / Flat Charcoal
      #656565
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  38. Ford

    1. ★ Gunmetal Light
      #656565
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Light Charcoal
      #646464
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  39. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 638 - Dark sea grey
      #676c70
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. BS 2660 BS 9-097 - Dk. Admiralty grey
      #656d6f
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  40. Jedynka

    1. ★ Sötét Szürke
      #686d71
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Világos Szürke
      #716f6f
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  41. Sigma

    1. ★ Mineral Grey / S 7000-N
      #646765
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Cool Blue / 7012
      #616a6a
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  42. Brillux

    1. 42.03.27
      #696667
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. 78.01.24
      #626665
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  43. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 26122
      #6d6a69
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Federal Standard 26132
      #6f7172
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  44. Valspar Paint

    1. Graphite
      #626a6b
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Cobalt Cannon
      #606666
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  45. Laura Ashley

    1. 1616 Chimney Sweep
      #6f6f6f
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  46. CIL

    1. Great Grey
      #626a6c
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Intercoastal
      #6d7074
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  47. Flügger

    1. Svovlgrå (U-733)
      #686665
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  48. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Great Graphite / 8302
      #686966
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Shady Place / 8310
      #616866
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  49. Devoe Paint

    1. Great Grey / 50BG 14/036
      #646a68
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Intercoastal / 30BB 16/031
      #6e7070
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  50. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Web Gray - 7075
      #616669
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Roycroft Pewter - 2848
      #616564
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  51. Pantone / PMS

    1. Cool Gray 10 XGC
      #616568
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. 426 UP
      #606566
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  52. Chrysler

    1. Heron Gray
      #616568
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. Stone Gray
      #60676b
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  53. Taubmans

    1. Ink Well / T172-7
      #636569
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Lava Grey / T10 48L-1
      #606869
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  54. Volkswagen

    1. Gemini Gray
      #707070
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  55. Olympic

    1. Cannon Gray D63-5
      #616a6b
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  56. Focoltone

    1. 6058
      #68676c
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  57. Brighto Paints

    1. 7017 Charcoal
      #696b67
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  58. Earthpaint

    1. 5-37-5 Thunder Grey
      #656c71
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  59. Tikkurila

    1. 4985
      #656364
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  60. Crown Diamond

    1. 7406-63 Happy Piccolo
      #5f6568
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  61. Sico

    1. 6210-63 Happy Piccolo
      #5f6568
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 12.7%

#686a6b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686a6b foreground

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="color: #686a6b">…</p>

#686a6b background

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="background-color: #686a6b">…</p>

#686a6b shadow

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686a6b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6842987
Binary
01101000, 01101010, 01101011
Hexadecimal
#686a6b
LRV
≈ 14.3%
Closest short hex
#666 ΔE = 1.792
RGB
rgb(104, 106, 107)
RGBA
rgba(104, 106, 107, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.328, g: 0.334, b: 0.338
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.413%, blue: 0.420%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9934229 / 0xff686a6b
HSL
hsl(200, 1%, 41%)
HSLA
hsla(200, 1%, 41%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 200° (200.000), saturation: 3% (0.028), value: 42% (0.420)
HSP
hue: 200.000, saturation: 2.804%, perceived brightness: 41.381%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 221.139, S: 3.643, L: 44.678
Cubehelix
H: -166.073, S: 0.018, L: 0.414
TSL
T: -1.907, S: 0.007, L: 0.414
CMYK
cyan: 3% (0.028), magenta: 1% (0.009), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 58% (0.580)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 58% (0.580)
XYZ
X: 13.516, Y: 14.313, Z: 15.958
xyY
x: 0.309, y: 0.327, Y: 14.313
CIELab
L: 44.678, a: -0.561, b: -0.829
CIELuv
L: 44.678, u: -1.166, v: -1.018
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.678, C: 1.001, H: 235.912
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.678, C: 1.548, H: 221.139
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.832, a: -2.433, b: 1.474
CIECAM02
J: 34.455, C: 3.141, h: 221.279, Q: 115.648, M: 2.747, s: 15.412, H: 280.810
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.085, jaune: -0.239, green: 0.303
LMS
L: 13.462, M: 14.883, S: 15.928
YCbCr
Y: 106.638, Cb: 128.735, Cr: 127.051
YCgCo
Y: 105.750, Cg: 0.250, Co: 25.250
YDbDr
Y: 105.516, Db: 2.233, Dr: 2.883
YPbPr
Y: 105.646, Pb: 0.730, Pr: -1.046
xvYCC
Y: 106.731, Cb: 128.641, Cr: 127.081
YIQ
Y: 105.516, I: -1.513, Q: -0.112
YUV
Y: 105.516, U: 0.731, V: -1.330
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/1 ΔE = 3.657
Brand Color
Deviantart ΔE = 10.045

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