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#686b87 Hex Color Code

#686b87 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686b87 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #686b87 is comprised of 40.78% red, 41.96% green and 52.94% blue. In the HSL color space #686b87 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 13% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.15 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#686b87 linear gradient to complementary #888966

  1. #686b87
  2. #6e7082
  3. #74757c
  4. #7a7a77
  5. #7f7f72
  6. #84846c
  7. #888966

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #545773
  2. #5b5e79
  3. #616480
  4. #686b87
  5. #6f728e
  6. #757895
  7. #7c7f9c

Tints and Shades

#686b87 to white

  1. #686b87
  2. #80829a
  3. #989aae
  4. #b1b2c1
  5. #cbcbd6
  6. #e5e5ea
  7. #ffffff

#686b87 to black

  1. #686b87
  2. #56596f
  3. #454758
  4. #353642
  5. #25262e
  6. #16171a
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4020-R70B
      #696b89
      ΔE = 0.786 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. S 4020-R80B
      #636f8a
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  2. General Paint

    1. ★ Neolithic / CL 2417A
      #656987
      ΔE = 1.094 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. ★ Space Cadet / CL 2406A
      #6b6b81
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  3. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 411
      #646b88
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 314
      #66718c
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ French Violet / 1427
      #6a6e87
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Great Grape / PPG1169-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. ★ Grape Haze / PPG1168-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Great Grape / PPG1169-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. ★ Grape Haze / PPG1168-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Great Grape / 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. ★ Grape Haze / 446-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  8. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD354-5
      #676c84
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  9. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.09.24
      #676881
      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5020-R60B
      #6c6f88
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 4 275 / Eisenoxidschwarz 30
      #6c6c8c
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  12. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Ukranian Girl / NP PB 1471 D
      #6e6f8d
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. ★ Silent Solace / NP PB 1464 D
      #6a6880
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  13. Behr

    1. ★ 630F-5 Vintage
      #6e6f87
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10957
      #636685
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  15. Bristol

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Grape Haze / P102-C6
      #636d85
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / T12 38.G9
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Grape Haze / T12 40.G9
      #636d85
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  17. Diamond Vogel

    1. Grapes of Wrath / 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  18. Colortrend

    1. 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  19. Chrysler

    1. Lavender
      #6c718d
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. Preservation Plum 70BB 17/187
      #606b8a
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  21. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2140 UP
      #606684
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 2111 UP
      #5f6882
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  22. Olympic

    1. Purple Rain C43-5
      #706c85
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Great Grape C45-5
      #686e84
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  23. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Daemonette Hide
      #696684
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  24. Dulux

    1. Midnight Iris 1
      #6e718e
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Brooklyn Nights 2
      #6f6c81
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  25. Laura Ashley

    1. 44-14 Bearded Iris
      #616686
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  26. Kelly-Moore

    1. Vintage Velvet / KM3055-3
      #716d86
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Mountain Vale / KM3087-3
      #6a7192
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  27. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Champion Blue / 298
      #606788
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Purple Daze / 316
      #63647e
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  28. California Paints

    1. DE 5915 - Champion Blue
      #606788
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. DE 5929 - Purple Daze
      #63647e
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  29. Devoe Paint

    1. Contentment / 70BB 14/202
      #5e6884
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  30. Berger

    1. Vintage Velvete / 7190
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  31. Vista Paint

    1. Vintage Velvet
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  32. Scib Paints

    1. Vintage Velvete / 7190
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  33. Valspar Paint

    1. Hyacinth
      #6f728e
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  34. Coronado Paint

    1. 7222 - Mountain Vale
      #5e6b8a
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 7190 - Vintage Velvet
      #66667c
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  35. Earthpaint

    1. 4-41-5 Cascade Mist
      #70728d
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 17.4%

#686b87 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686b87 foreground

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="color: #686b87">…</p>

#686b87 background

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="background-color: #686b87">…</p>

#686b87 shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686b87">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6843271
Binary
01101000, 01101011, 10000111
Hexadecimal
#686b87
LRV
≈ 15.2%
Closest short hex
#668 ΔE = 2.686
RGB
rgb(104, 107, 135)
RGBA
rgba(104, 107, 135, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.301, g: 0.309, b: 0.390
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.419%, blue: 0.529%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9933945 / 0xff686b87
HSL
hsl(234, 13%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 13%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (234.194), saturation: 23% (0.230), value: 53% (0.529)
HSP
hue: 234.194, saturation: 22.963%, perceived brightness: 43.016%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.275, S: 18.026, L: 45.917
Cubehelix
H: -127.894, S: 0.212, L: 0.428
TSL
T: -2.713, S: 0.055, L: 0.429
CMYK
cyan: 23% (0.230), magenta: 21% (0.207), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 47% (0.471)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 47% (0.471)
XYZ
X: 15.339, Y: 15.207, Z: 25.044
xyY
x: 0.276, y: 0.274, Y: 15.207
CIELab
L: 45.917, a: 5.336, b: -15.787
CIELuv
L: 45.917, u: -3.136, v: -23.116
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.917, C: 16.664, H: 288.677
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.917, C: 23.327, H: 262.275
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.997, a: 1.966, b: -10.779
CIECAM02
J: 35.555, C: 21.092, h: 271.574, Q: 117.480, M: 18.445, s: 39.624, H: 317.290
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.192, jaune: -2.805, green: -0.044
LMS
L: 13.706, M: 15.175, S: 24.881
YCbCr
Y: 109.886, Cb: 140.736, Cr: 124.695
YCgCo
Y: 113.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 18.250
YDbDr
Y: 109.295, Db: 38.674, Dr: 10.075
YPbPr
Y: 108.377, Pb: 14.345, Pr: -2.788
xvYCC
Y: 109.077, Cb: 140.601, Cr: 125.551
YIQ
Y: 109.295, I: -10.783, Q: 8.077
YUV
Y: 109.295, U: 12.650, V: -4.645
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/4 ΔE = 3.541
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 7.738

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