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#686ac7 Hex Color Code

#686ac7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686ac7 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #686ac7 is comprised of 40.78% red, 41.57% green and 78.04% blue. In the HSL color space #686ac7 has a hue of 239° (degrees), 46% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.04 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#686ac7 linear gradient to complementary #bde24d

  1. #686ac7
  2. #817db6
  3. #9390a5
  4. #a1a493
  5. #adb97f
  6. #b6cd69
  7. #bde24d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5055af
  2. #585cb7
  3. #6063bf
  4. #686ac7
  5. #7071cf
  6. #7878d7
  7. #807fdf

Tones

  1. #686ac7
  2. #7371bf
  3. #7c79b8
  4. #8581b0
  5. #8c88a8
  6. #9290a0
  7. #989898

Tints and Shades

#686ac7 to white

  1. #686ac7
  2. #8481d1
  3. #9e99da
  4. #b7b2e4
  5. #cfcbed
  6. #e7e5f6
  7. #ffffff

#686ac7 to black

  1. #686ac7
  2. #5758a3
  3. #474680
  4. #36365f
  5. #27263f
  6. #181623
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2125 U
      #676cc4
      ΔE = 1.122 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. ★ 2366 C
      #6a6dcd
      ΔE = 1.335 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  3. Caparol

    1. 70 17 264 / Saphir 110
      #586ccc
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. 2227-R78B
      #5468c8
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 17.3%

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#686ac7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686ac7 foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #686ac7">…</p>

#686ac7 background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #686ac7">…</p>

#686ac7 shadow

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686ac7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6843079
Binary
01101000, 01101010, 11000111
Hexadecimal
#686ac7
LRV
≈ 17.4%
Closest short hex
#66c ΔE = 1.816
RGB
rgb(104, 106, 199)
RGBA
rgba(104, 106, 199, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.254, g: 0.259, b: 0.487
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.416%, blue: 0.780%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9934137 / 0xff686ac7
HSL
hsl(239, 46%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 46%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (238.737), saturation: 48% (0.477), value: 78% (0.780)
HSP
hue: 238.737, saturation: 47.739%, perceived brightness: 46.967%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.332, S: 61.532, L: 48.727
Cubehelix
H: -124.062, S: 0.670, L: 0.453
TSL
T: -2.901, S: 0.145, L: 0.455
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.477), magenta: 47% (0.467), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.220)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 22% (0.220)
XYZ
X: 21.169, Y: 17.374, Z: 56.260
xyY
x: 0.223, y: 0.183, Y: 17.374
CIELab
L: 48.727, a: 24.081, b: -48.889
CIELuv
L: 48.727, u: -6.274, v: -76.832
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.727, C: 54.498, H: 296.223
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.727, C: 77.088, H: 265.332
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.682, a: 17.711, b: -50.850
CIECAM02
J: 37.971, C: 52.951, h: 272.996, Q: 121.405, M: 46.305, s: 61.758, H: 318.078
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.426, jaune: -8.794, green: -0.489
LMS
L: 13.839, M: 14.941, S: 55.626
YCbCr
Y: 115.654, Cb: 169.123, Cr: 120.519
YCgCo
Y: 128.750, Cg: -22.750, Co: 2.250
YDbDr
Y: 116.004, Db: 124.869, Dr: 22.847
YPbPr
Y: 112.270, Pb: 46.730, Pr: -5.278
xvYCC
Y: 112.420, Cb: 169.049, Cr: 123.364
YIQ
Y: 116.004, I: -31.069, Q: 28.513
YUV
Y: 116.004, U: 40.843, V: -10.531
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 6.963
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 4.842

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