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#686ab2 Hex Color Code

#686ab2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686ab2 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #686ab2 is comprised of 40.78% red, 41.57% green and 69.8% blue. In the HSL color space #686ab2 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 32% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.27 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#686ab2 linear gradient to complementary #acc258

  1. #686ab2
  2. #7a78a5
  3. #888698
  4. #93958a
  5. #9da47b
  6. #a5b36b
  7. #acc258

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #52569b
  2. #595ca3
  3. #6163aa
  4. #686ab2
  5. #6f71ba
  6. #7778c1
  7. #7e7fc9

Tones

  1. #686ab2
  2. #7070ac
  3. #7775a6
  4. #7d7ba0
  5. #83819a
  6. #888793
  7. #8d8d8d

Tints and Shades

#686ab2 to white

  1. #686ab2
  2. #8281bf
  3. #9b99cc
  4. #b4b2d9
  5. #cdcbe5
  6. #e6e5f2
  7. #ffffff

#686ab2 to black

  1. #686ab2
  2. #575892
  3. #464673
  4. #363655
  5. #26263a
  6. #171620
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 1.166 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 1.166 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.435 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.435 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  5. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.435 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2116 C
      #6068b2
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. ★ 2116 XGC
      #5e6bb2
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  7. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 1.658 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  10. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.075 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  12. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  14. Caparol

    1. 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  15. Sikkens

    1. W0.30.40
      #6f67a5
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  16. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  17. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  18. Beckers

    1. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 17.5%

Color Blindness Simulation

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#686ab2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686ab2 foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #686ab2">…</p>

#686ab2 background

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #686ab2">…</p>

#686ab2 shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686ab2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6843058
Binary
01101000, 01101010, 10110010
Hexadecimal
#686ab2
LRV
≈ 16.5%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 1.817
RGB
rgb(104, 106, 178)
RGBA
rgba(104, 106, 178, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.268, g: 0.273, b: 0.459
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.415%, blue: 0.698%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9934158 / 0xff686ab2
HSL
hsl(238, 32%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 32%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (238.378), saturation: 42% (0.416), value: 70% (0.698)
HSP
hue: 238.378, saturation: 41.573%, perceived brightness: 45.466%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.106, S: 47.297, L: 47.578
Cubehelix
H: -124.352, S: 0.522, L: 0.444
TSL
T: -2.887, S: 0.119, L: 0.446
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.416), magenta: 40% (0.404), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.302)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 30% (0.302)
XYZ
X: 18.896, Y: 16.465, Z: 44.293
xyY
x: 0.237, y: 0.207, Y: 16.465
CIELab
L: 47.578, a: 17.777, b: -38.573
CIELuv
L: 47.578, u: -5.122, v: -59.821
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.578, C: 42.473, H: 294.743
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.578, C: 60.040, H: 265.106
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.577, a: 12.118, b: -36.317
CIECAM02
J: 36.984, C: 43.881, h: 273.769, Q: 119.816, M: 38.373, s: 56.592, H: 318.509
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.356, jaune: -6.901, green: -0.464
LMS
L: 13.727, M: 14.923, S: 43.839
YCbCr
Y: 113.596, Cb: 159.904, Cr: 122.010
YCgCo
Y: 123.500, Cg: -17.500, Co: 7.500
YDbDr
Y: 113.610, Db: 96.876, Dr: 18.290
YPbPr
Y: 110.758, Pb: 36.230, Pr: -4.312
xvYCC
Y: 111.122, Cb: 159.826, Cr: 124.212
YIQ
Y: 113.610, I: -24.322, Q: 21.979
YUV
Y: 113.610, U: 31.687, V: -8.431
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.281
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 2.730

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