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#686a9a Hex Color Code

#686a9a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686a9a is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #686a9a is comprised of 40.78% red, 41.57% green and 60.39% blue. In the HSL color space #686a9a has a hue of 238° (degrees), 20% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.81 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#686a9a linear gradient to complementary #9aa35f

  1. #686a9a
  2. #737391
  3. #7d7c88
  4. #86867e
  5. #8d8f75
  6. #94996a
  7. #9aa35f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #545685
  2. #5a5d8c
  3. #616393
  4. #686a9a
  5. #6f71a1
  6. #7677a8
  7. #7d7eb0

Tones

  1. #686a9a
  2. #6d6e96
  3. #727292
  4. #76758e
  5. #7a798a
  6. #7d7d85
  7. #818181

Tints and Shades

#686a9a to white

  1. #686a9a
  2. #8181aa
  3. #9999bb
  4. #b2b2cc
  5. #cbcbdd
  6. #e5e5ee
  7. #ffffff

#686a9a to black

  1. #686a9a
  2. #56587f
  3. #464664
  4. #35364b
  5. #252633
  6. #17161d
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 2202
      #646898
      ΔE = 1.056 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. ★ 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-3833 TPG
      #696a9e
      ΔE = 1.122 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. P 100-13 C
      #736f9b
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 1.203 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  4. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.620 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  5. Beckers

    1. ★ Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Blåmes 770 / 4923-R86B
      #6c6497
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  6. General Paint

    1. ★ Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  7. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  8. KILZ

    1. ★ Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Purple / B742
      #6a668f
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  12. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-5 Yearning
      #696890
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  13. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  14. Brillux

    1. 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  15. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  16. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  18. Tollens

    1. T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  19. Nippon Paint

    1. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  20. Clark+Kensington

    1. Heirloom Jewels / 40C-7
      #696492
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  21. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  22. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10712
      #66678e
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  23. Olympic

    1. Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  25. Sikkens

    1. W0.20.40
      #726a94
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  26. Taubmans

    1. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  27. Ford

    1. Silver Blue Mist
      #5d6593
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  28. Laura Ashley

    1. 1605 Lilac 5
      #6c658f
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 14.5%

#686a9a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686a9a foreground

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #686a9a">…</p>

#686a9a background

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #686a9a">…</p>

#686a9a shadow

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686a9a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6843034
Binary
01101000, 01101010, 10011010
Hexadecimal
#686a9a
LRV
≈ 15.6%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 1.652
RGB
rgb(104, 106, 154)
RGBA
rgba(104, 106, 154, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.286, g: 0.291, b: 0.423
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.415%, blue: 0.604%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9934182 / 0xff686a9a
HSL
hsl(238, 20%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 20%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.600), saturation: 32% (0.325), value: 60% (0.604)
HSP
hue: 237.600, saturation: 32.468%, perceived brightness: 43.903%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.587, S: 31.103, L: 46.424
Cubehelix
H: -124.989, S: 0.352, L: 0.434
TSL
T: -2.855, S: 0.085, L: 0.435
CMYK
cyan: 32% (0.325), magenta: 31% (0.312), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.396)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 40% (0.396)
XYZ
X: 16.694, Y: 15.584, Z: 32.694
xyY
x: 0.257, y: 0.240, Y: 15.584
CIELab
L: 46.424, a: 10.946, b: -26.299
CIELuv
L: 46.424, u: -3.770, v: -39.786
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.424, C: 28.486, H: 292.597
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.424, C: 39.964, H: 264.587
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.476, a: 6.402, b: -21.470
CIECAM02
J: 35.989, C: 32.152, h: 274.168, Q: 118.194, M: 28.116, s: 48.773, H: 318.731
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.269, jaune: -4.677, green: -0.323
LMS
L: 13.619, M: 14.907, S: 32.413
YCbCr
Y: 111.244, Cb: 149.368, Cr: 123.714
YCgCo
Y: 117.500, Cg: -11.500, Co: 13.500
YDbDr
Y: 110.874, Db: 64.884, Dr: 13.082
YPbPr
Y: 109.030, Pb: 24.230, Pr: -3.208
xvYCC
Y: 109.638, Cb: 149.284, Cr: 125.182
YIQ
Y: 110.874, I: -16.612, Q: 14.512
YUV
Y: 110.874, U: 21.223, V: -6.030
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/6 ΔE = 3.796
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.233

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