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#686a74 Hex Color Code

#686a74 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686a74 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #686a74 is comprised of 40.78% red, 41.57% green and 45.49% blue. In the HSL color space #686a74 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 5% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.18 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555761
  2. #5b5d67
  3. #62646d
  4. #686a74
  5. #6e717b
  6. #757781
  7. #7c7e88

Tints and Shades

#686a74 to white

  1. #686a74
  2. #7f818a
  3. #9899a0
  4. #b1b2b7
  5. #cacbcf
  6. #e4e5e7
  7. #ffffff

#686a74 to black

  1. #686a74
  2. #565860
  3. #45464d
  4. #35363a
  5. #252628
  6. #161618
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Arden Forge / 70BB 15/081
      #686a73
      ΔE = 0.474 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Dark Quartz Gray
      #686973
      ΔE = 0.483 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. ★ Opal
      #6a6971
      ΔE = 1.423 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Shipshape / T10 38L-1
      #686873
      ΔE = 1.080 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Cinder Block / T143-8
      #656573
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  4. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 677 - Dark weatherwork grey
      #686c75
      ΔE = 1.091 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  5. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Warpfiend Grey
      #6b6a74
      ΔE = 1.114 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  6. Olympic

    1. ★ Alley Cat D46-5
      #646873
      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Silverado D42-5
      #696572
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Alley Cat / PPG1043-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 1.299 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. ★ Stormy Night
      #6a6875
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Alley Cat / PPG1043-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 1.299 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Alley Cat / 545-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 1.299 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  10. Colortrend

    1. ★ Mulberry Magic
      #696873
      ΔE = 1.316 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  11. CIL

    1. ★ Arden Forge
      #676a77
      ΔE = 1.433 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  12. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7407-63 Pressed Steel
      #676970
      ΔE = 1.500 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ 7408-63 Titanium
      #6a696f
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Dolphin V53-012-291
      #6a6873
      ΔE = 1.604 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Quarter Tuna B55-009-258
      #656a70
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  14. Flügger

    1. ★ Klassisk Grå (U-573)
      #636770
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 174-11 U
      #656970
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ 532 UP
      #63676e
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  16. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Slate Gray
      #67666f
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. ★ Sheffield Gray
      #67696f
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  17. Sico

    1. ★ 6173-63 Nail Head
      #65676e
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 6175-63 Magic Purple
      #6c686f
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  18. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8247 - Gray Whale Cove
      #696d74
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  19. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 36118
      #676c73
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  20. AMC

    1. ★ Charcoal
      #69696f
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  21. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5010-R70B
      #686672
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. S 5010-R90B
      #606872
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  22. Crown Paint

    1. ★ New York
      #6e6e7a
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  23. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 6010-R50B
      #6e6b77
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  24. Humbrol

    1. ★ 79 Blue Grey
      #616974
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  25. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 45-4 Chartwell Gray
      #626971
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. 1516 Dusted Plum
      #706d76
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  26. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Lavender Dusk CL021
      #636970
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  27. Dulux

    1. Distant Violet
      #66656d
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  28. Levis

    1. Leisteen
      #66656d
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  29. Vista Paint

    1. Gray Whale Cove
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  30. Scib Paints

    1. Gray Whale Cove / 8247
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  31. Berger

    1. Gray Whale Cove / 8247
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  32. Nippon Paint

    1. Bassinet Blue / NP N 1975 D
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  33. RAL

    1. RAL 4012 / Pearl black berry
      #6c6874
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  34. Ford

    1. Gray
      #68656f
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Medium Platinum
      #606972
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  35. Sikkens

    1. U0.05.35
      #62666d
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  36. Kelly-Moore

    1. Five O'Clock Shadow / KM3783-3
      #62666d
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Smokey Hearth / KM3791-3
      #60666d
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  37. Tollens

    1. TF253-3
      #6a707b
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  38. Caparol

    1. Mittelgrau / Mittelgrau 761
      #64646c
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 4334
      #60646c
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  39. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gibraltar - 6257
      #626970
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  40. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6207
      #6a707c
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. 6453
      #626675
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  41. Fired Earth

    1. Tempest
      #616a77
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  42. Focoltone

    1. 6058
      #68676c
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  43. Duron

    1. Grays Harbor
      #626c78
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  44. Brillux

    1. 57.06.24
      #5f6874
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 60.06.24
      #62666c
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  45. Jotun

    1. 4594 / Blå Harmoni
      #6b717c
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  46. Benjamin Moore

    1. Ashland Slate / 1608
      #6a6e73
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  47. Sto

    1. 34331
      #6c6e7d
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  48. Graham & Brown

    1. Harold's Grey
      #6b6c70
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  49. California Paints

    1. DE 6348 - Draw Your Sword
      #6c7179
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  50. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Draw Your Sword / 385
      #6c7179
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  51. ICI Paints

    1. 4191 First Class 50BB 17/096
      #636b7a
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. 4243 Ink Spot 90BB 16/084
      #636472
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 13.0%

#686a74 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686a74 foreground

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #686a74">…</p>

#686a74 background

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

Claude Monet
<p style="background-color: #686a74">…</p>

#686a74 shadow

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686a74">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6842996
Binary
01101000, 01101010, 01110100
Hexadecimal
#686a74
LRV
≈ 14.5%
Closest short hex
#667 ΔE = 3.272
RGB
rgb(104, 106, 116)
RGBA
rgba(104, 106, 116, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.319, g: 0.325, b: 0.356
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.415%, blue: 0.455%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9934220 / 0xff686a74
HSL
hsl(230, 5%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 5%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.000), saturation: 10% (0.103), value: 45% (0.455)
HSP
hue: 230.000, saturation: 10.345%, perceived brightness: 41.804%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.604, S: 7.453, L: 44.958
Cubehelix
H: -131.743, S: 0.079, L: 0.418
TSL
T: -2.533, S: 0.022, L: 0.418
CMYK
cyan: 10% (0.103), magenta: 9% (0.086), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 55% (0.545)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 55% (0.545)
XYZ
X: 14.015, Y: 14.512, Z: 18.582
xyY
x: 0.297, y: 0.308, Y: 14.512
CIELab
L: 44.958, a: 1.399, b: -5.836
CIELuv
L: 44.958, u: -1.644, v: -8.157
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.958, C: 6.002, H: 283.480
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.958, C: 8.321, H: 258.604
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.095, a: -0.997, b: -2.255
CIECAM02
J: 34.707, C: 9.267, h: 265.112, Q: 116.069, M: 8.104, s: 26.423, H: 313.782
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.122, jaune: -1.085, green: 0.151
LMS
L: 13.487, M: 14.887, S: 18.513
YCbCr
Y: 107.520, Cb: 132.686, Cr: 126.412
YCgCo
Y: 108.000, Cg: -2.000, Co: 23.000
YDbDr
Y: 106.542, Db: 14.230, Dr: 4.836
YPbPr
Y: 106.294, Pb: 5.230, Pr: -1.460
xvYCC
Y: 107.288, Cb: 132.594, Cr: 126.717
YIQ
Y: 106.542, I: -4.404, Q: 2.688
YUV
Y: 106.542, U: 4.655, V: -2.230
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/1 ΔE = 2.612
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 10.378

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