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#686b93 Hex Color Code

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#686b93 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686b93 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #686b93 is comprised of 40.78% red, 41.96% green and 57.65% blue. In the HSL color space #686b93 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 17% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.93 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#686b93 linear gradient to complementary #949962

  1. #686b93
  2. #71728b
  3. #7a7a84
  4. #81827c
  5. #888974
  6. #8e916b
  7. #949962

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #54577e
  2. #5a5e85
  3. #61648c
  4. #686b93
  5. #6f729a
  6. #7679a1
  7. #7d7fa9

Tones

  1. #686b93
  2. #6c6e90
  3. #70718c
  4. #747489
  5. #777885
  6. #7b7b82
  7. #7e7e7e

Tints and Shades

#686b93 to white

  1. #686b93
  2. #8082a4
  3. #999ab6
  4. #b2b2c8
  5. #cbcbda
  6. #e5e5ec
  7. #ffffff

#686b93 to black

  1. #686b93
  2. #565979
  3. #454760
  4. #353648
  5. #252631
  6. #17171c
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 0.992 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ 2353
      #646c98
      ΔE = 1.538 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  2. KILZ

    1. ★ Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 1.033 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Purple / B742
      #6a668f
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Wild Violet / T10 37F-1
      #6a6d92
      ΔE = 1.127 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ Blueberry Hill / T08 59-4
      #646b91
      ΔE = 1.305 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-5 Yearning
      #696890
      ΔE = 1.365 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2109 C
      #676d99
      ΔE = 1.443 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. 7668 C
      #676e9f
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  7. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 1.539 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Wild Wisteria B45-5
      #636e92
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  8. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10712
      #66678e
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  9. Berger

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  11. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 1.829 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. 4245 Purple Wish 90BB 21/220
      #6c7298
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  13. Bristol

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  14. General Paint

    1. ★ Influental / CL 2436A
      #616790
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  15. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-6 Palace Purple
      #6c7095
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 620D-6 Royal Intrigue
      #60688c
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Emperor Butterfly X73R158B
      #67729c
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 37-c7
      #5f6a8e
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  18. Dulux

    1. 10RB 17/210
      #716d8f
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 90BB 14/242
      #5e658c
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  19. Coronado Paint

    1. 7198 - Plum Berry
      #6e7299
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  20. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  21. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-63 Purple Deluxe
      #616689
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  22. Dulux Australia

    1. Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  23. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4020-R70B
      #696b89
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  24. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  25. Glidden

    1. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  26. Tollens

    1. T2009-3
      #5f6a8d
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  27. Sikkens

    1. W0.20.40
      #726a94
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 16.0%

#686b93 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686b93 foreground

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="color: #686b93">…</p>

#686b93 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #686b93">…</p>

#686b93 shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686b93">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6843283
Binary
01101000, 01101011, 10010011
Hexadecimal
#686b93
LRV
≈ 15.6%
Closest short hex
#668 ΔE = 2.753
RGB
rgb(104, 107, 147)
RGBA
rgba(104, 107, 147, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.291, g: 0.299, b: 0.411
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.419%, blue: 0.576%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9933933 / 0xff686b93
HSL
hsl(236, 17%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 17%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (235.814), saturation: 29% (0.293), value: 58% (0.576)
HSP
hue: 235.814, saturation: 29.252%, perceived brightness: 43.700%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.488, S: 25.978, L: 46.398
Cubehelix
H: -126.488, S: 0.297, L: 0.433
TSL
T: -2.781, S: 0.074, L: 0.434
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.293), magenta: 27% (0.272), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 42% (0.424)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 42% (0.424)
XYZ
X: 16.232, Y: 15.565, Z: 29.747
xyY
x: 0.264, y: 0.253, Y: 15.565
CIELab
L: 46.398, a: 8.446, b: -22.192
CIELuv
L: 46.398, u: -3.790, v: -33.203
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.398, C: 23.745, H: 290.837
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.398, C: 33.418, H: 263.488
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.452, a: 4.399, b: -17.089
CIECAM02
J: 35.976, C: 27.981, h: 272.923, Q: 118.173, M: 24.469, s: 45.504, H: 318.037
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.238, jaune: -3.938, green: -0.182
LMS
L: 13.750, M: 15.182, S: 29.514
YCbCr
Y: 111.062, Cb: 146.004, Cr: 123.843
YCgCo
Y: 116.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 15.250
YDbDr
Y: 110.663, Db: 54.670, Dr: 12.679
YPbPr
Y: 109.241, Pb: 20.345, Pr: -3.340
xvYCC
Y: 109.819, Cb: 145.872, Cr: 125.066
YIQ
Y: 110.663, I: -14.638, Q: 11.811
YUV
Y: 110.663, U: 17.882, V: -5.845
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/6 ΔE = 3.567
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.068

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