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#686aac Hex Color Code

#686aac Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686aac is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #686aac is comprised of 40.78% red, 41.57% green and 67.45% blue. In the HSL color space #686aac has a hue of 238° (degrees), 29% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.37 nm.

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#686aac linear gradient to complementary #a8ba5a

  1. #686aac
  2. #7877a0
  3. #858494
  4. #909187
  5. #999e79
  6. #a1ac6b
  7. #a8ba5a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #525696
  2. #5a5d9d
  3. #6163a5
  4. #686aac
  5. #6f71b4
  6. #7778bb
  7. #7e7fc3

Tones

  1. #686aac
  2. #6f6fa6
  3. #7674a1
  4. #7b7a9b
  5. #817f96
  6. #868590
  7. #8a8a8a

Tints and Shades

#686aac to white

  1. #686aac
  2. #8281ba
  3. #9b99c8
  4. #b4b2d5
  5. #cdcbe3
  6. #e6e5f1
  7. #ffffff

#686aac to black

  1. #686aac
  2. #57588d
  3. #46466f
  4. #363653
  5. #262638
  6. #17161f
  7. #000000

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  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7266a6
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  2. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  3. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 1.798 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7669 XGC
      #6868a2
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. ★ 18-3946 TCX
      #5f6db0
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  9. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  10. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.30.40
      #6f67a5
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  15. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  16. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  17. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  19. Brillux

    1. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  21. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  22. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  23. Glidden

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 15.0%

#686aac HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686aac foreground

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="color: #686aac">…</p>

#686aac background

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #686aac">…</p>

#686aac shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686aac">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6843052
Binary
01101000, 01101010, 10101100
Hexadecimal
#686aac
LRV
≈ 16.2%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 1.505
RGB
rgb(104, 106, 172)
RGBA
rgba(104, 106, 172, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.272, g: 0.277, b: 0.450
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.415%, blue: 0.675%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9934164 / 0xff686aac
HSL
hsl(238, 29%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 29%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (238.235), saturation: 40% (0.395), value: 67% (0.675)
HSP
hue: 238.235, saturation: 39.535%, perceived brightness: 45.059%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.013, S: 43.236, L: 47.273
Cubehelix
H: -124.468, S: 0.480, L: 0.442
TSL
T: -2.881, S: 0.111, L: 0.443
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.395), magenta: 38% (0.384), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.325)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 33% (0.325)
XYZ
X: 18.307, Y: 16.229, Z: 41.190
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.214, Y: 16.229
CIELab
L: 47.273, a: 16.026, b: -35.554
CIELuv
L: 47.273, u: -4.786, v: -54.857
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.273, C: 38.999, H: 294.263
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.273, C: 55.066, H: 265.013
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.285, a: 10.618, b: -32.421
CIECAM02
J: 36.722, C: 41.099, h: 273.939, Q: 119.391, M: 35.940, s: 54.866, H: 318.604
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.334, jaune: -6.350, green: -0.440
LMS
L: 13.698, M: 14.919, S: 40.782
YCbCr
Y: 113.008, Cb: 157.270, Cr: 122.436
YCgCo
Y: 122.000, Cg: -16.000, Co: 9.000
YDbDr
Y: 112.926, Db: 88.878, Dr: 16.988
YPbPr
Y: 110.326, Pb: 33.230, Pr: -4.036
xvYCC
Y: 110.751, Cb: 157.190, Cr: 124.455
YIQ
Y: 112.926, I: -22.395, Q: 20.112
YUV
Y: 112.926, U: 29.071, V: -7.831
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.076
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 1.611

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