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#686a94 Hex Color Code

#686a94 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686a94 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #686a94 is comprised of 40.78% red, 41.57% green and 58.04% blue. In the HSL color space #686a94 has a hue of 237° (degrees), 17% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.04 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#686a94 linear gradient to complementary #959c60

  1. #686a94
  2. #72728c
  3. #7b7a84
  4. #82827c
  5. #898b73
  6. #8f936a
  7. #959c60

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #54567f
  2. #5b5d86
  3. #61638d
  4. #686a94
  5. #6f719b
  6. #7677a2
  7. #7d7eaa

Tones

  1. #686a94
  2. #6c6d90
  3. #70718d
  4. #747489
  5. #787785
  6. #7b7b82
  7. #7e7e7e

Tints and Shades

#686a94 to white

  1. #686a94
  2. #8081a5
  3. #9999b7
  4. #b2b2c8
  5. #cbcbda
  6. #e5e5ed
  7. #ffffff

#686a94 to black

  1. #686a94
  2. #56587a
  3. #454660
  4. #353648
  5. #252631
  6. #17161c
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 0.704 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 0.704 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 0.704 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-5 Yearning
      #696890
      ΔE = 1.092 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  5. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 1.100 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 1.142 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ 2353
      #646c98
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 1.374 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2109 C
      #676d99
      ΔE = 1.424 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. 7668 C
      #676e9f
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10712
      #66678e
      ΔE = 1.486 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  10. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  11. General Paint

    1. ★ Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 1.759 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ Influental / CL 2436A
      #616790
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Wild Violet / T10 37F-1
      #6a6d92
      ΔE = 1.767 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Magic Carpet / T12 36.G7
      #706790
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  13. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  16. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  18. Bristol

    1. Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  19. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  20. Behr

    1. 630D-6 Palace Purple
      #6c7095
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 620D-6 Royal Intrigue
      #60688c
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  21. Laura Ashley

    1. 1605 Lilac 5
      #6c658f
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  22. Sikkens

    1. W0.20.40
      #726a94
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  23. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. 10RB 17/210
      #716d8f
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  24. Ford

    1. Silver Blue Mist
      #5d6593
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  25. Beckers

    1. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  26. Tollens

    1. T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  27. Plascon

    1. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 17.3%

#686a94 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686a94 foreground

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #686a94">…</p>

#686a94 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #686a94">…</p>

#686a94 shadow

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686a94">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6843028
Binary
01101000, 01101010, 10010100
Hexadecimal
#686a94
LRV
≈ 15.4%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 2.653
RGB
rgb(104, 106, 148)
RGBA
rgba(104, 106, 148, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.291, g: 0.296, b: 0.413
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.415%, blue: 0.580%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9934188 / 0xff686a94
HSL
hsl(237, 17%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 17%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (237.273), saturation: 30% (0.297), value: 58% (0.580)
HSP
hue: 237.273, saturation: 29.730%, perceived brightness: 43.539%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.361, S: 27.090, L: 46.162
Cubehelix
H: -125.259, S: 0.309, L: 0.431
TSL
T: -2.842, S: 0.076, L: 0.432
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.297), magenta: 28% (0.284), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 42% (0.420)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 42% (0.420)
XYZ
X: 16.207, Y: 15.389, Z: 30.128
xyY
x: 0.263, y: 0.249, Y: 15.389
CIELab
L: 46.162, a: 9.321, b: -23.150
CIELuv
L: 46.162, u: -3.429, v: -34.730
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.162, C: 24.956, H: 291.932
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.162, C: 34.899, H: 264.361
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.229, a: 5.095, b: -18.075
CIECAM02
J: 35.762, C: 28.942, h: 274.080, Q: 117.821, M: 25.310, s: 46.348, H: 318.682
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.247, jaune: -4.113, green: -0.268
LMS
L: 13.595, M: 14.903, S: 29.885
YCbCr
Y: 110.656, Cb: 146.734, Cr: 124.140
YCgCo
Y: 116.000, Cg: -10.000, Co: 15.000
YDbDr
Y: 110.190, Db: 56.886, Dr: 11.780
YPbPr
Y: 108.598, Pb: 21.230, Pr: -2.932
xvYCC
Y: 109.267, Cb: 146.649, Cr: 125.424
YIQ
Y: 110.190, I: -14.684, Q: 12.645
YUV
Y: 110.190, U: 18.607, V: -5.430
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/6 ΔE = 3.182
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.538

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