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Jotun 4172 / Graphit / #686c70 Hex Color Code

#686c70 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686c70 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #686c70 is comprised of 40.78% red, 42.35% green and 43.92% blue. In the HSL color space #686c70 has a hue of 210° (degrees), 4% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.9 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #55595d
  2. #5b5f63
  3. #626569
  4. #686c70
  5. #6f7377
  6. #75797d
  7. #7c8084

Tints and Shades

#686c70 to white

  1. #686c70
  2. #7f8386
  3. #989a9d
  4. #b1b3b5
  5. #cacccd
  6. #e4e5e6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#686c70 to black

  1. #686c70
  2. #56595d
  3. #45484a
  4. #353638
  5. #252627
  6. #161717
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 638 - Dark sea grey
      #676c70
      ΔE = 0.379 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. BS381 677 - Dark weatherwork grey
      #686c75
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  2. Jedynka

    1. ★ Sötét Szürke
      #686d71
      ΔE = 0.489 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Trout Gray / 2124-20
      #6a6e71
      ΔE = 0.953 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. ★ Arctic Seal / CSP-15
      #6d6c6e
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Pearl Gray
      #696e71
      ΔE = 0.984 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ McKinley Gray
      #6d6f73
      ΔE = 1.570 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  5. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Harold's Grey
      #6b6c70
      ΔE = 1.164 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-37-5 Thunder Grey
      #656c71
      ΔE = 1.188 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Carriage Wheel X99R208B
      #66696d
      ΔE = 1.192 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ Grey Shingle X98R215B
      #64696c
      ΔE = 1.500 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  8. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0528
      #6a6e70
      ΔE = 1.333 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Polished Pewter
      #646869
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  9. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Greybeard / 0528
      #6a6e70
      ΔE = 1.333 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  10. Resene

    1. ★ Quarter Tuna B55-009-258
      #656a70
      ΔE = 1.392 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ Pale Sky B55-011-232
      #636d70
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  11. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Colonial Shades / 5066
      #64696e
      ΔE = 1.419 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. ★ Smooth Shale / EXTCC-50
      #636b71
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  12. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 36118
      #676c73
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Federal Standard 26132
      #6f7172
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 431
      #636b70
      ΔE = 1.654 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. 7540
      #706e70
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  14. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8247 - Gray Whale Cove
      #696d74
      ΔE = 1.685 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ 8255 - Made In The Shade
      #686f75
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  15. Duron

    1. ★ Roycroft Pewter
      #696d6e
      ΔE = 1.696 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Web Gray
      #63666b
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Private Jet / T12 8.E12
      #6a6d6e
      ΔE = 1.705 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Ink Well / T172-7
      #636569
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  17. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Wall Street - 7665
      #656d73
      ΔE = 1.717 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Gibraltar - 6257
      #626970
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  18. CIL

    1. ★ Intercoastal
      #6d7074
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ Great Grey
      #626a6c
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  19. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Intercoastal 30BB 16/031
      #64686b
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. ★ Graphite 50BG 17/016
      #66696a
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  20. Behr

    1. ★ Parrot Gray PPOC-56
      #696b6c
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Sergeant Gray FF31-2
      #6d7070
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  21. Wattyl

    1. ★ Gravel Chip / A38W
      #686d6e
      ΔE = 1.766 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  22. General Paint

    1. ★ Roulette / CL 3135D
      #686f75
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Cascade / CL 3156D
      #677176
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  23. Chrysler

    1. ★ Charcoal Gray
      #6a6e6f
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Silver Charcoal
      #686f77
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  24. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Grafton Grey / 8287
      #6a6e6f
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Smokey Hearth / 8254
      #60666c
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Dark Gray / 191
      #6b6e6f
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Charcoal Shadow / KM3815-3
      #616668
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  26. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Grey B60
      #676a6b
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  27. Glidden

    1. ★ In The Shadows / PPG1039-6
      #656e72
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Improbable / PPG1011-5
      #6e7376
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  28. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ In The Shadows / PPG1039-6
      #656e72
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Improbable / PPG1011-5
      #6e7376
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  29. Sikkens

    1. ★ RN.01.38
      #66686a
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ON.00.40
      #6b6b6b
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  30. Brillux

    1. ★ 99.00.45
      #696a6b
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. 60.06.24
      #62666c
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  31. Ford

    1. ★ Dark Titanium
      #68686b
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Oxford Gray
      #616d71
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  32. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5005-R80B
      #6e6d71
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. S 5502-B
      #686768
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  33. AMC

    1. ★ Charcoal
      #69696f
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  34. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Grafton Grey
      #63686a
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  35. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Grafton Grey / 8287
      #63686a
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  36. Berger

    1. ★ Grafton Grey / 8287
      #63686a
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  37. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Lavender Dusk CL021
      #636970
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Wythe House Gray CW721
      #666f76
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  38. New Look

    1. ★ Storm Chaser / A04-02
      #61686c
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. London Cloud / A04-01
      #616769
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  39. Nerolac

    1. ★ Sinbad - 2965
      #646e73
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Electric Gray - 4533
      #706e72
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  40. Tollens

    1. UC028 Gris Queens
      #62686a
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  41. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 6502-B
      #666e6f
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  42. Audi

    1. Mineralgrau Metallic / LY7K, Z8
      #6c7276
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Monsoon Gray Metallic / 0C0C, 0CPA, 0CPW, 0CSF, 0CSW, LX7R
      #6c7375
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  43. Crown Diamond

    1. 7408-63 Titanium
      #6a696f
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. 7355-63 Kensington Grey
      #616a71
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  44. Rodda Paint

    1. Polished Pewter H148
      #646869
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  45. Dulux Australia

    1. Prestige Shine / E27
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Picnic Hill / F24
      #616b73
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  46. Caparol

    1. 55 3 104 / Mai 10
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 9007 / Graualuminium
      #646870
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  47. Focoltone

    1. 6058
      #68676c
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  48. Sico

    1. 6173-63 Nail Head
      #65676e
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  49. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.864 #188
      #61666b
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  50. Farrow & Ball

    1. Down Pipe / 26
      #6d6d6d
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  51. Mylands of London

    1. Medium Grey
      #6f7277
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  52. Homebase

    1. Slate Grey
      #6d7278
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  53. Laura Ashley

    1. 45-4 Chartwell Gray
      #626971
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. 1616 Chimney Sweep
      #6f6f6f
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  54. Nippon Paint

    1. Puritan Black / NP N 1982 D
      #61666c
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Trojan Gray / NP N 1996 D
      #616b6d
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  55. Devoe Paint

    1. Art Deco / 10RB 14/049
      #6c696d
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Blackberry Farm / 30BB 13/068
      #60666c
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  56. Crown Paint

    1. Herringbone
      #707274
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 1952 Grey
      #626568
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  57. Krylon

    1. Smoke Gray
      #636969
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  58. Olympic

    1. Cannon Gray D63-5
      #616a6b
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  59. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Draw Your Sword / 385
      #6c7179
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  60. California Paints

    1. DE 6348 - Draw Your Sword
      #6c7179
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 16.4%

#686c70 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686c70 foreground

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="color: #686c70">…</p>

#686c70 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: #686c70">…</p>

#686c70 shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686c70">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6843504
Binary
01101000, 01101100, 01110000
Hexadecimal
#686c70
LRV
≈ 14.8%
Closest short hex
#666 ΔE = 3.605
RGB
rgb(104, 108, 112)
RGBA
rgba(104, 108, 112, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.321, g: 0.333, b: 0.346
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 41.830%, blue: 43.922%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9933712 / 0xff686c70
HSL
hsl(210, 4%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(210, 4%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 210° (210.000), saturation: 7% (0.071), value: 44% (0.439)
HSP
hue: 210.000, saturation: 7.143%, perceived brightness: 42.074%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 236.373, S: 7.927, L: 45.411
Cubehelix
H: -153.819, S: 0.047, L: 0.421
TSL
T: -2.217, S: 0.017, L: 0.421
CMYK
cyan: 7% (0.071), magenta: 4% (0.036), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 56% (0.561)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 56% (0.561)
XYZ
X: 13.996, Y: 14.838, Z: 17.453
xyY
x: 0.302, y: 0.321, Y: 14.838
CIELab
L: 45.411, a: -0.674, b: -2.760
CIELuv
L: 45.411, u: -2.408, v: -3.620
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.411, C: 2.841, H: 256.276
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.411, C: 4.348, H: 236.373
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.520, a: -2.555, b: 0.101
CIECAM02
J: 35.106, C: 5.962, h: 238.211, Q: 116.734, M: 5.213, s: 21.133, H: 300.319
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.097, jaune: -0.556, green: 0.383
LMS
L: 13.796, M: 15.447, S: 17.407
YCbCr
Y: 108.136, Cb: 130.348, Cr: 125.960
YCgCo
Y: 108.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 24.000
YDbDr
Y: 107.260, Db: 7.132, Dr: 6.200
YPbPr
Y: 107.436, Pb: 2.460, Pr: -2.184
xvYCC
Y: 108.269, Cb: 130.161, Cr: 126.082
YIQ
Y: 107.260, I: -3.668, Q: 0.399
YUV
Y: 107.260, U: 2.334, V: -2.860
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/1 ΔE = 3.680
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 11.109

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