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#686a83 Hex Color Code

#686a83 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686a83 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #686a83 is comprised of 40.78% red, 41.57% green and 51.37% blue. In the HSL color space #686a83 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 11% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.3 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#686a83 linear gradient to complementary #858566

  1. #686a83
  2. #6e6e7e
  3. #73737a
  4. #787775
  5. #7c7c70
  6. #81806b
  7. #858566

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #55576f
  2. #5b5d75
  3. #61637c
  4. #686a83
  5. #6f718a
  6. #757791
  7. #7c7e98

Tints and Shades

#686a83 to white

  1. #686a83
  2. #808197
  3. #9899ab
  4. #b1b2bf
  5. #cacbd4
  6. #e4e5e9
  7. #ffffff

#686a83 to black

  1. #686a83
  2. #56586c
  3. #454656
  4. #353641
  5. #25262d
  6. #16161a
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.09.24
      #676881
      ΔE = 0.789 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  2. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD354-5
      #676c84
      ΔE = 1.151 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. DD431-5
      #656b7f
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Great Grape 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 1.237 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Grape Haze 446-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Great Grape / 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 1.237 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Grape Haze / 446-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  5. General Paint

    1. ★ Space Cadet / CL 2406A
      #6b6b81
      ΔE = 1.286 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ Neolithic / CL 2417A
      #656987
      ΔE = 1.875 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  6. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Silent Solace / NP PB 1464 D
      #6a6880
      ΔE = 1.348 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Ukranian Girl / NP PB 1471 D
      #6e6f8d
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2362 C
      #6c6a81
      ΔE = 1.403 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. ★ 18-3817 TPG
      #686884
      ΔE = 1.404 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ French Violet / 1427
      #6a6e87
      ΔE = 1.571 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4020-R70B
      #696b89
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 411
      #646b88
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 663
      #68677a
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  11. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7190 - Vintage Velvet
      #66667c
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  12. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5020-R60B
      #6c6f88
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  13. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Bluesilk
      #5f677f
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  14. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Grapes of Wrath / 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  15. Behr

    1. ★ 630F-5 Vintage
      #6e6f87
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  16. Olympic

    1. ★ Great Grape C45-5
      #686e84
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. ★ Purple Rain C43-5
      #706c85
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  17. Taubmans

    1. Grape Aura / T10 38I-1
      #626c86
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Great Grape / T12 39.G10
      #6d6e82
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  18. Dulux

    1. Brooklyn Nights 2
      #6f6c81
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  19. Bristol

    1. Great Grape / P101-C6
      #6d6e82
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Grape Haze / P102-C6
      #636d85
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Purple Daze / 316
      #63647e
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Graphite / 331
      #656579
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  21. California Paints

    1. DE 5929 - Purple Daze
      #63647e
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. DE 5936 - Prune Juice
      #656579
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  22. GM / General Motors

    1. Heather
      #60687f
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Gray
      #6b6a7c
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  23. Berger

    1. Vintage Velvete / 7190
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  24. Vista Paint

    1. Vintage Velvet
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  25. Scib Paints

    1. Vintage Velvete / 7190
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  26. Kelly-Moore

    1. Vintage Velvet / KM3055-3
      #716d86
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Flirty Fran / KM3095-3
      #62697d
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  27. ICI Paints

    1. 4268 Pinot Noir 10RB 17/122
      #6b687b
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  28. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10957
      #636685
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  29. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Daemonette Hide
      #696684
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  30. Sikkens

    1. W0.10.40
      #706b80
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  31. Devoe Paint

    1. Contentment / 70BB 14/202
      #5e6884
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  32. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Vintage Velvet / 7190
      #6f7085
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  33. Caparol

    1. 60 4 275 / Eisenoxidschwarz 30
      #6c6c8c
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  34. Chrysler

    1. Lavender
      #6c718d
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 16.9%

#686a83 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686a83 foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #686a83">…</p>

#686a83 background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #686a83">…</p>

#686a83 shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686a83">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6843011
Binary
01101000, 01101010, 10000011
Hexadecimal
#686a83
LRV
≈ 14.9%
Closest short hex
#668 ΔE = 3.171
RGB
rgb(104, 106, 131)
RGBA
rgba(104, 106, 131, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.305, g: 0.311, b: 0.384
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.415%, blue: 0.514%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9934205 / 0xff686a83
HSL
hsl(236, 11%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 11%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (235.556), saturation: 21% (0.206), value: 51% (0.514)
HSP
hue: 235.556, saturation: 20.611%, perceived brightness: 42.574%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.117, S: 15.884, L: 45.483
Cubehelix
H: -126.709, S: 0.187, L: 0.424
TSL
T: -2.771, S: 0.049, L: 0.425
CMYK
cyan: 21% (0.206), magenta: 19% (0.191), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 49% (0.486)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 49% (0.486)
XYZ
X: 14.959, Y: 14.890, Z: 23.554
xyY
x: 0.280, y: 0.279, Y: 14.890
CIELab
L: 45.483, a: 4.942, b: -14.056
CIELuv
L: 45.483, u: -2.470, v: -20.464
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.483, C: 14.899, H: 289.372
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.483, C: 20.613, H: 263.117
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.587, a: 1.670, b: -9.181
CIECAM02
J: 35.170, C: 19.101, h: 272.669, Q: 116.841, M: 16.704, s: 37.810, H: 317.896
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.181, jaune: -2.506, green: -0.071
LMS
L: 13.533, M: 14.894, S: 23.411
YCbCr
Y: 108.990, Cb: 139.271, Cr: 125.347
YCgCo
Y: 111.750, Cg: -5.750, Co: 19.250
YDbDr
Y: 108.252, Db: 34.225, Dr: 8.091
YPbPr
Y: 107.374, Pb: 12.730, Pr: -2.150
xvYCC
Y: 108.215, Cb: 139.182, Cr: 126.111
YIQ
Y: 108.252, I: -9.223, Q: 7.355
YUV
Y: 108.252, U: 11.195, V: -3.730
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/4 ΔE = 3.283
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 8.357

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