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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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#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 / #fff

#686b93 to black

  1. #686b93
  2. #565979
  3. #454760
  4. #353648
  5. #252631
  6. #17171c
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 0.992 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. 60 5 280 / Lavendel 5
      #707098
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  2. KILZ

    1. ★ Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 1.033 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Bewitched / B722
      #5c6081
      ΔE = 5.180 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Wild Violet / T10 37F-1
      #6a6d92
      ΔE = 1.127 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ Wild Wisteria / T12 38.G9
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 54.12.24
      #566596
      ΔE = 4.535 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-3820 TPG / Twilight Purple
      #6a698f
      ΔE = 1.249 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 10233 C
      #76739d
      ΔE = 4.073 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  6. 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%
  7. Berger

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Vintage Velvete / 7190
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 4.544 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  8. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Vintage Velvet
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 4.544 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  9. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 1.829 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Preservation Plum 70BB 17/187
      #606b8a
      ΔE = 3.784 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  10. Bristol

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ 10RB 17/210
      #6c698d
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Midnight Iris 1 / 90BB 19/165
      #6e718e
      ΔE = 3.804 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  12. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 590-1
      #666d9b
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. RAL 580-M
      #636c86
      ΔE = 4.725 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  13. General Paint

    1. ★ Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Merchant / CL 2456A
      #6f678b
      ΔE = 3.172 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ Royal Intrigue 620D-6
      #687095
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Hyacinth Arbor PPU16-18
      #6c6784
      ΔE = 3.912 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  15. Wattyl

    1. Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Deep Baltic / D82W
      #5f6985
      ΔE = 4.624 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  16. New Look

    1. Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Dang / G38-04
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 4.310 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 37-c6
      #677399
      ΔE = 3.489 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  18. Coronado Paint

    1. 7198 - Plum Berry
      #6e7299
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. 7222 - Mountain Vale
      #5e6b8a
      ΔE = 4.208 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  19. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  20. Dulux Australia

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

    1. S 4020-R70B
      #696b89
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. S 4030-R70B
      #5b5f8d
      ΔE = 5.064 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  22. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Purple Grapes / PPG1175-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 3.474 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  23. Glidden

    1. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Purple Grapes / PPG1175-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 3.474 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  24. Tollens

    1. T2009-3
      #5f6a8d
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 3.221 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  25. Devoe Paint

    1. Marble Swirl / 90BB 14/242
      #626488
      ΔE = 3.086 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Express Blue / 70BB 16/287
      #5e6f99
      ΔE = 3.363 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  26. Kelly-Moore

    1. Mountain Vale / KM3087-3
      #6a7192
      ΔE = 3.100 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Vintage Velvet / KM3055-3
      #716d86
      ΔE = 4.669 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  27. Laura Ashley

    1. 1605 Lilac 5
      #6c658f
      ΔE = 3.119 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 44-14 Bearded Iris
      #616686
      ΔE = 3.447 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  28. Plascon

    1. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 3.131 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Dancing in the Rain B5-E2-1
      #60709c
      ΔE = 3.307 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  29. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 3.213 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 5183D Ruling Royalty
      #757197
      ΔE = 3.427 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  30. Matthews Paint

    1. Candy Blue / 4435
      #626389
      ΔE = 3.216 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Brezo Blue / 2844
      #6c6290
      ΔE = 4.558 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  31. Nippon Paint

    1. Ukranian Girl / NP PB 1471 D
      #6e6f8d
      ΔE = 3.220 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 4.666 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  32. California Paints

    1. DE 5915 - Champion Blue
      #606788
      ΔE = 3.239 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. DE 5950 - Purple Gumball
      #6a6283
      ΔE = 4.554 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  33. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Champion Blue / 298
      #606788
      ΔE = 3.239 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Ocean Night / 318
      #637195
      ΔE = 3.563 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  34. Ford

    1. Silver Blue Mist
      #5d6593
      ΔE = 3.251 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 3.752 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  35. Earthpaint

    1. 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #5c678c
      ΔE = 3.271 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. 3-38-5 Celestial Violet
      #56688d
      ΔE = 4.619 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  36. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. P43 Wisteria
      #756d92
      ΔE = 3.366 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  37. Clark+Kensington

    1. Heirloom Jewels / 40C-7
      #696492
      ΔE = 3.459 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Stowe Mountain / 40B-6
      #717593
      ΔE = 4.671 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  38. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10957
      #636685
      ΔE = 3.469 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. CF10469
      #786d9f
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  39. Sto

    1. 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 3.543 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 34201
      #746d8b
      ΔE = 4.037 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  40. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6412
      #657193
      ΔE = 3.544 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 6367
      #6b6393
      ΔE = 4.330 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  41. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 3.587 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 4.297 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  42. Albany Paint

    1. Blueberry
      #6c6490
      ΔE = 3.637 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  43. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Daemonette Hide
      #696684
      ΔE = 3.654 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  44. Beckers

    1. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699 / #669
      ΔE = 3.677 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Blåmes 770 / 4923-R86B
      #6c6497
      ΔE = 4.683 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  45. Focoltone

    1. 5026
      #72678c
      ΔE = 3.815 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  46. Scib Paints

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 3.934 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Vintage Velvete / 7190
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 4.544 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  47. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Haze / 446-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 3.953 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Great Grape / 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 4.622 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  48. CIL

    1. Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 3.986 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Petrie Plum
      #79719e
      ΔE = 4.701 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  49. Duron

    1. Mesmerize
      #606384
      ΔE = 3.994 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  50. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Nova / 825 / CC-860
      #5c6e93
      ΔE = 4.000 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. French Violet / 1427 / CC-960
      #6a6e87
      ΔE = 4.462 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  51. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.902 #62
      #5f618d
      ΔE = 4.044 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  52. Fired Earth

    1. Beach Hut
      #5e6d8e
      ΔE = 4.063 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  53. Chrysler

    1. Lavender
      #6c718d
      ΔE = 4.083 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  54. GM / General Motors

    1. Normandy Blue
      #5a6d93
      ΔE = 4.103 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Medium Blue
      #5e739c
      ΔE = 4.695 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  55. Peintures MF

    1. DD406-5
      #5e6c8c
      ΔE = 4.109 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. CD354-5
      #676c84
      ΔE = 4.790 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  56. Nerolac

    1. Commadore - 2356
      #677394
      ΔE = 4.128 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Blazing Blue - 4578
      #566fa0
      ΔE = 5.032 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  57. Crown Paint

    1. Shoulder Pad Purple
      #61618f
      ΔE = 4.152 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  58. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R60B
      #666292
      ΔE = 4.193 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 5020-R60B
      #6c6f88
      ΔE = 4.501 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  59. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-63 Blueberry Hill
      #5c618d
      ΔE = 4.245 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 4.626 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  60. Valspar Paint

    1. Hyacinth
      #6f728e
      ΔE = 4.250 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Lithadora
      #5c739f
      ΔE = 4.945 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  61. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 4.274 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  62. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 4.367 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Flirtacious Violet
      #7a7299
      ΔE = 4.627 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  63. Asian Paints

    1. Vintage Velvet / 7190
      #6f6a84
      ΔE = 4.446 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Dynamic / 9158
      #5f6e8d
      ΔE = 4.515 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  64. Diamond Vogel

    1. Grapes of Wrath / 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 4.582 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Fresh Take / 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 5.108 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  65. Colortrend

    1. 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 4.582 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 1249
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 4.949 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  66. Resene

    1. Breakwater B54-054-263
      #536893
      ΔE = 4.717 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Kingfisher Blue B54-041-263
      #596a8b
      ΔE = 4.775 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  67. Sikkens

    1. V0.25.35
      #57618b
      ΔE = 4.798 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. U5.24.33
      #57688a
      ΔE = 4.900 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  68. Opulence

    1. Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 4.831 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  69. Auro

    1. Anemone
      #6c7696
      ΔE = 4.868 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  70. ECOS Paints

    1. Purple Spire (1249)
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 4.949 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Fresh Take (1278)
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 5.108 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  71. Marston & Langinger

    1. Stow Blue
      #546a90
      ΔE = 5.068 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  72. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Shaded Climatus 28-14
      #586585
      ΔE = 5.120 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 5.133 / LRV ≈ 19.7%

#686b93 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686b93 foreground

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="color: #686b93">…</p>

#686b93 background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

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

#686b93 shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<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: 40.784%, yellow: 41.884%, blue: 57.647%
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
YCoCg
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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