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#686b93 Hex Color Code

#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.

Color Variations

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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. 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%
  3. Brillux

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

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

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

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

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

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

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  12. 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%
  13. 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%
  14. TRUMATCH

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

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

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

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

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

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

    1. S 4020-R70B
      #696b89
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  21. Tollens

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

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

#686b93 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686b93 foreground

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #686b93">…</p>

#686b93 background

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #686b93">…</p>

#686b93 shadow

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<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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