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#686b38 Hex Color Code

#686b38 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686b38 is a medium dark shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #686b38 is comprised of 40.78% red, 41.96% green and 21.96% blue. In the HSL color space #686b38 has a hue of 64° (degrees), 31% saturation and 32% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 569.4 nm.

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#686b38 linear gradient to complementary #3e4465

  1. #686b38
  2. #636441
  3. #5d5e49
  4. #575750
  5. #505057
  6. #484a5e
  7. #3e4465

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555826
  2. #5b5f2c
  3. #626532
  4. #686b38
  5. #6f713e
  6. #757844
  7. #7c7e4a

Tones

  1. #686b38
  2. #65673d
  3. #616341
  4. #5e5e46
  5. #5a5a4a
  6. #56564e
  7. #525252

Tints and Shades

#686b38 to white

  1. #686b38
  2. #808256
  3. #999a76
  4. #b2b297
  5. #cbcbb8
  6. #e5e5db
  7. #ffffff

#686b38 to black

  1. #686b38
  2. #565930
  3. #454727
  4. #35361f
  5. #252618
  6. #17170f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 12 D 45 - Dark laurel / Tundra / Sherwood
      #6a6c3b
      ΔE = 0.750 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Globe Artichoke / T10 60I-2
      #646834
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 5040-G50Y
      #696f3d
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Natural Green / S 5040-G60Y
      #706e3a
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 90.12.24
      #676733
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ T2041-4
      #636a3b
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. ★ Fougère | EE131
      #626733
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ 400D-7 Jungle Trail
      #656739
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7750 C
      #656635
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. 18-0328 TCX
      #5e6737
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ Pampa 0
      #68683c
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 23/20
      #646434
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-18-7 Sedate
      #626839
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. 4-17-7 Jewel Of The Nile
      #686633
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  10. Chrysler

    1. Gray Green
      #6a6f42
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  11. Sico

    1. 6138-83 Moldavite
      #6a7041
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  12. Crown Diamond

    1. 7300-83 Moldavite
      #6a7041
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  13. Jotun

    1. 0059 / Kaktus
      #6b6d43
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  14. GM / General Motors

    1. Sausalito Green Firemist
      #6a6f43
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5681
      #636b2e
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. 5675
      #5e6730
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  16. Olympic

    1. Globe Artichoke C68-6
      #63673d
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  17. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-17-7 Jewel Of The Nile
      #6f7036
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  18. Ford

    1. Dark Green
      #6d723f
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Medium Green
      #6a6c45
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  19. CIL

    1. Ludlow Falls
      #6f7142
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  20. Dulux

    1. 90YY 15/279
      #707042
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  21. Devoe Paint

    1. Ludlow Falls / 90YY 15/279
      #717040
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. Tuscan Hills X132R252A
      #626539
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  23. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Relentless Olive - 6425
      #71713e
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  24. Green Planet Paints

    1. Seaweed
      #60652e
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 12.0%

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#686b38 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686b38 foreground

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #686b38">…</p>

#686b38 background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #686b38">…</p>

#686b38 shadow

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686b38">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6843192
Binary
01101000, 01101011, 00111000
Hexadecimal
#686b38
LRV
≈ 13.7%
Closest short hex
#663 ΔE = 2.043
RGB
rgb(104, 107, 56)
RGBA
rgba(104, 107, 56, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.390, g: 0.401, b: 0.210
RYB
red: 0.220%, yellow: 0.420%, blue: 0.231%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9934024 / 0xff686b38
HSL
hsl(64, 31%, 32%)
HSLA
hsla(64, 31%, 32%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 64° (63.529), saturation: 48% (0.477), value: 42% (0.420)
HSP
hue: 63.529, saturation: 47.664%, perceived brightness: 39.823%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 89.176, S: 67.672, L: 43.864
Cubehelix
H: 59.774, S: 0.370, L: 0.394
TSL
T: 1.341, S: 0.118, L: 0.393
CMYK
cyan: 3% (0.028), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 48% (0.477), key: 58% (0.580)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 78% (0.780)
XYZ
X: 11.681, Y: 13.744, Z: 5.778
xyY
x: 0.374, y: 0.440, Y: 13.744
CIELab
L: 43.864, a: -9.446, b: 28.056
CIELuv
L: 43.864, u: 0.473, v: 32.867
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.864, C: 29.603, H: 108.608
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.864, C: 32.871, H: 89.176
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.073, a: -8.638, b: 16.710
CIECAM02
J: 33.659, C: 27.011, h: 107.480, Q: 114.303, M: 23.620, s: 45.458, H: 130.550
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.869, jaune: 4.188, green: 1.399
LMS
L: 13.526, M: 15.148, S: 5.904
YCbCr
Y: 102.144, Cb: 106.055, Cr: 130.304
YCgCo
Y: 93.500, Cg: 13.500, Co: 38.000
YDbDr
Y: 100.289, Db: -66.633, Dr: -7.068
YPbPr
Y: 102.689, Pb: -25.155, Pr: 0.846
xvYCC
Y: 104.192, Cb: 105.903, Cr: 128.743
YIQ
Y: 100.289, I: 14.597, Q: -16.502
YUV
Y: 100.289, U: -21.794, V: 3.256
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 4/4 ΔE = 3.535
Brand Color
Envato ΔE = 11.061

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