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#686a7c Hex Color Code

#686a7c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686a7c is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #686a7c is comprised of 40.78% red, 41.57% green and 48.63% blue. In the HSL color space #686a7c has a hue of 234° (degrees), 9% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.49 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#686a7c linear gradient to complementary #7d7c67

  1. #686a7c
  2. #6c6d79
  3. #707075
  4. #737372
  5. #77766e
  6. #7a796b
  7. #7d7c67

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555768
  2. #5b5d6f
  3. #626475
  4. #686a7c
  5. #6f7183
  6. #75778a
  7. #7c7e90

Tints and Shades

#686a7c to White

  1. #686a7c
  2. #808191
  3. #9899a6
  4. #b1b2bb
  5. #cacbd2
  6. #e4e5e8
  7. #ffffff

#686a7c to Black

  1. #686a7c
  2. #565866
  3. #454652
  4. #35363e
  5. #25262b
  6. #161619
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Gray
      #6b6a7c
      ΔE = 1.018
    2. Heather
      #60687f
      ΔE = 2.834
  2. Peintures MF

    1. ★ DD431-5
      #656b7f
      ΔE = 1.433
    2. CD354-5
      #676c84
      ΔE = 2.599
  3. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 663
      #68677a
      ΔE = 1.443
    2. ★ 653
      #6b6779
      ΔE = 2.114
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.06.24
      #666777
      ΔE = 1.454
    2. 51.09.24
      #676881
      ΔE = 2.934
  5. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4268 Pinot Noir 10RB 17/122
      #6b687b
      ΔE = 1.756
    2. Regency 70BB 19/098
      #6a7080
      ΔE = 2.612
  6. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Flirty Fran / KM3095-3
      #62697d
      ΔE = 1.854
    2. Purple Pansies / KM3047-3
      #716c7d
      ΔE = 2.721
  7. General Paint

    1. ★ Space Cadet / CL 2406A
      #6b6b81
      ΔE = 1.901
  8. Duron

    1. ★ Granite Peak
      #636b7e
      ΔE = 1.902
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Great Grape / T12 39.G10
      #6d6e82
      ΔE = 1.955
    2. Purple Orient / T08 97-4
      #6f6b7f
      ΔE = 2.359
  10. Sto

    1. ★ 34331
      #6c6e7d
      ΔE = 1.960
  11. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Fountain Blue / NP N 1968 D
      #676e81
      ΔE = 2.021
    2. Silent Solace / NP PB 1464 D
      #6a6880
      ΔE = 2.838
  12. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Graphite
      #686676
      ΔE = 2.023
    2. ★ Steel Gray
      #686f82
      ΔE = 2.289
  13. CIL

    1. ★ Arden Forge
      #676a77
      ΔE = 2.100
  14. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Graphite / 331
      #656579
      ΔE = 2.117
  15. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5936 - Prune Juice
      #656579
      ΔE = 2.117
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Old Mill Blue 544-6
      #6e6f82
      ΔE = 2.185
    2. Great Grape 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.766
  17. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7190 - Vintage Velvet
      #66667c
      ΔE = 2.255
    2. 7182 - Purple Pansies
      #686574
      ΔE = 2.633
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6453
      #626675
      ΔE = 2.360
  19. Olympic

    1. Great Grape C45-5
      #686e84
      ΔE = 2.374
  20. Glidden

    1. Stormy Night
      #6a6875
      ΔE = 2.442
  21. Behr

    1. Winter Sky FF60-2
      #676f80
      ΔE = 2.533
  22. Berger

    1. Purpel pansy / 7182
      #6b6678
      ΔE = 2.546
  23. Vista Paint

    1. Purple Pansies
      #6b6678
      ΔE = 2.546
  24. Scib Paints

    1. Purpel pansy / 7182
      #6b6678
      ΔE = 2.546
  25. Porter Paints

    1. Alley Cat / 545-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 2.705
    2. Great Grape / 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.766
  26. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10702
      #6c7184
      ΔE = 2.784
  27. Sikkens

    1. W0.10.40
      #706b80
      ΔE = 2.834
  28. Crown Paint

    1. Etoile
      #5e677b
      ΔE = 2.834
    2. New York
      #6e6e7a
      ΔE = 2.951
  29. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Vintage Velvet / 7190
      #6f7085
      ΔE = 2.862
  30. Caparol

    1. 45/19
      #606474
      ΔE = 2.871
    2. Basalt 12
      #686474
      ΔE = 2.914
  31. Resene

    1. Comet B53-018-282
      #636373
      ΔE = 2.909
  32. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 6010-R50B
      #6e6b77
      ΔE = 2.976

#686a7c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686a7c foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #686a7c">…</p>

#686a7c background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #686a7c">…</p>

#686a7c 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 #686a7c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6843004
Binary
01101000, 01101010, 01111100
Hexadecimal
#686a7c
Closest short hex
#667 ΔE = 1.662
RGB
rgb(104, 106, 124)
RGBA
rgba(104, 106, 124, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.311, g: 0.317, b: 0.371
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 41.497%, blue: 48.627%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9934212 / 0xff686a7c
HSL
hsl(234, 9%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 9%%, 45%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (234.000), saturation: 16% (0.161), value: 49% (0.486)
HSP
hue: 234.000, saturation: 16.129, perceived brightness: 42.204
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.926, S: 11.375, L: 45.229
Cubehelix
H: -128.065, S: 0.137, L: 0.421
TSL
T: -2.705, S: 0.036, L: 0.421
CMYK
cyan: 16 (0.161), magenta: 15 (0.145), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 51 (0.514)
CMY
cyan: 59 (0.592), magenta: 58 (0.584), yellow: 51 (0.514)
XYZ
X: 14.500, Y: 14.706, Z: 21.140
xyY
x: 0.288, y: 0.292, Y: 14.706
CIELab
L: 45.229, a: 3.248, b: -10.241
CIELuv
L: 45.229, u: -2.081, v: -14.671
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.229, C: 10.744, H: 287.596
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.229, C: 14.817, H: 261.926
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.349, a: 0.384, b: -5.839
CIECAM02
J: 34.947, C: 14.667, h: 270.797, Q: 116.470, M: 12.826, s: 33.185, H: 316.863
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.154, jaune: -1.842, green: 0.027
LMS
L: 13.510, M: 14.890, S: 21.032
YCbCr
Y: 108.304, Cb: 136.198, Cr: 125.844
YCgCo
Y: 110.000, Cg: -4.000, Co: 21.000
YDbDr
Y: 107.454, Db: 24.894, Dr: 6.572
YPbPr
Y: 106.870, Pb: 9.230, Pr: -1.828
xvYCC
Y: 107.782, Cb: 136.108, Cr: 126.394
YIQ
Y: 107.454, I: -6.974, Q: 5.178
YUV
Y: 107.454, U: 8.143, V: -3.030
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/2 ΔE = 3.827
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 9.473

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