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#686c71 Hex Color Code

#686c71 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686c71 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #686c71 is comprised of 40.78% red, 42.35% green and 44.31% blue. In the HSL color space #686c71 has a hue of 213° (degrees), 4% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.58 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #55595d
  2. #5b5f64
  3. #62656a
  4. #686c71
  5. #6f7378
  6. #75797e
  7. #7c8085

Tints and Shades

#686c71 to white

  1. #686c71
  2. #7f8387
  3. #989a9e
  4. #b1b3b5
  5. #cacccd
  6. #e4e5e6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#686c71 to black

  1. #686c71
  2. #56595e
  3. #45484b
  4. #353639
  5. #252628
  6. #161717
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Jotun

    1. ★ 4172 / Graphit
      #686c70
      ΔE = 0.534 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. 9910 / Suave
      #727170
      ΔE = 4.352 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  2. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 638 - Dark sea grey
      #676c70
      ΔE = 0.695 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. ★ BS381 677 - Dark weatherwork grey
      #686c75
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  3. Jedynka

    1. ★ Sötét Szürke
      #686d71
      ΔE = 0.746 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Világos Szürke
      #716f6f
      ΔE = 3.811 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  4. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 36118
      #676c73
      ΔE = 1.082 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Federal Standard 26122
      #6d6a69
      ΔE = 4.251 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 432 U
      #676c73
      ΔE = 1.082 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. P 176-10 U
      #62696a
      ΔE = 3.026 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-37-5 Thunder Grey
      #656c71
      ΔE = 1.117 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  7. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8247 - Gray Whale Cove
      #696d74
      ΔE = 1.149 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 8231 - Last Light
      #6b686b
      ΔE = 3.052 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  8. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Harold's Grey
      #6b6c70
      ΔE = 1.220 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Carriage Wheel X99R208B
      #66696d
      ΔE = 1.310 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ Grey Shingle X98R215B
      #64696c
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  10. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Colonial Shades / 5066
      #64696e
      ΔE = 1.351 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. ★ Smooth Shale / EXTCC-50
      #636b71
      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Golden Quartz
      #6c6f72
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Blue Frost
      #65747b
      ΔE = 4.503 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  12. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0528
      #6a6e70
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 0507
      #68737c
      ΔE = 3.844 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  13. CIL

    1. ★ Intercoastal
      #6d7074
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Arden Forge
      #676a77
      ΔE = 4.282 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  14. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Lavender Dusk CL021
      #636970
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Bracken Tenement Blue Slate CW723
      #696c6c
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  15. Glidden

    1. ★ In The Shadows / PPG1039-6
      #656e72
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Alley Cat / PPG1043-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 3.980 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5005-R80B
      #6e6d71
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. S 5010-R90B
      #606872
      ΔE = 3.407 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  17. Nerolac

    1. ★ Sinbad - 2965
      #646e73
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Electric Gray - 4533
      #706e72
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  18. Taubmans

    1. ★ Private Jet / T12 8.E12
      #6a6d6e
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Timbrell Grey / T170-8
      #5e666c
      ΔE = 3.119 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  19. Duron

    1. ★ Roycroft Pewter
      #696d6e
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Web Gray
      #63666b
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  20. Caparol

    1. ★ 9007 / Graualuminium
      #646870
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Mittelgrau / Mittelgrau 761
      #64646c
      ΔE = 3.632 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  21. Sico

    1. ★ 6173-63 Nail Head
      #65676e
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 6210-63 Happy Piccolo
      #5f6568
      ΔE = 3.369 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  22. Wattyl

    1. ★ Gravel Chip / A38W
      #686d6e
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Quest / A51W
      #757174
      ΔE = 4.159 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  23. Sikkens

    1. ★ RN.01.38
      #66686a
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. XN.02.38
      #6c686d
      ΔE = 3.206 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  24. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Dark Gray / 191
      #6b6e6f
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Canton Jade / KM3855-3
      #657170
      ΔE = 4.744 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  25. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 45-4 Chartwell Gray
      #626971
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. 1616 Chimney Sweep
      #6f6f6f
      ΔE = 3.226 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  26. Levis

    1. Clear Grey B60
      #676a6b
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Leisteen
      #66656d
      ΔE = 3.455 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  27. Devoe Paint

    1. Arden Forge / 70BB 15/081
      #686a73
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Intercoastal / 30BB 16/031
      #6e7070
      ΔE = 3.191 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  28. Brillux

    1. 99.00.45
      #696a6b
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. 42.03.27
      #696667
      ΔE = 3.924 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  29. Audi

    1. Mineralgrau Metallic / LY7K, Z8
      #6c7276
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Delphingrau Metallic/Dolphin Gray Pearl / F5, F5F5, LX7Z
      #5a6165
      ΔE = 4.940 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  30. Homebase

    1. Slate Grey
      #6d7278
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Warm Grey
      #726b73
      ΔE = 4.529 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  31. Berger

    1. Grafton Grey / 8287
      #63686a
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Made in the Shade / 8255
      #6b727a
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  32. Scib Paints

    1. Grafton Grey / 8287
      #63686a
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Gray Whale Cove / 8247
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  33. Vista Paint

    1. Grafton Grey
      #63686a
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Made in the Shade
      #6b727a
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  34. Focoltone

    1. 6058
      #68676c
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 6057
      #747378
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  35. ICI Paints

    1. Graphite 50BG 17/016
      #66696a
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Night Forest 50RB 21/020
      #787577
      ΔE = 5.133 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  36. Mylands of London

    1. Medium Grey
      #6f7277
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Lead
      #5e6673
      ΔE = 5.040 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  37. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.864 #188
      #61666b
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Vallejo 70.990 #155
      #72777b
      ΔE = 4.353 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  38. California Paints

    1. DE 6348 - Draw Your Sword
      #6c7179
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. DE 6320 - Pike Lake
      #6c7779
      ΔE = 4.888 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  39. Nippon Paint

    1. Puritan Black / NP N 1982 D
      #61666c
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Silhouette Gray / NP N 1989 D
      #5f6267
      ΔE = 4.009 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  40. General Paint

    1. Cascade / CL 3156D
      #677176
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Outback / CL 2486A
      #766f70
      ΔE = 5.197 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  41. Dulux Australia

    1. Picnic Hill / F24
      #616b73
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Prestige Shine / E27
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  42. Chrysler

    1. Stone Gray
      #60676b
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Charcoal
      #5e6870
      ΔE = 3.236 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  43. Tollens

    1. UC028 Gris Queens
      #62686a
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. T2134-2
      #6d7271
      ΔE = 4.025 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  44. Rodda Paint

    1. Polished Pewter H148
      #646869
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  45. Flügger

    1. Klassisk Grå (U-573)
      #636770
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Svovlgrå (U-733)
      #686665
      ΔE = 4.498 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  46. New Look

    1. London Cloud / A04-01
      #616769
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Sculpt / A04-06
      #5d666f
      ΔE = 3.800 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  47. Farrow & Ball

    1. Down Pipe / 26
      #6d6d6d
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Brassica / 271
      #787274
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  48. Crown Paint

    1. Herringbone
      #707274
      ΔE = 3.012 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. White Dark
      #6d6e6d
      ΔE = 3.523 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  49. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6201
      #68717a
      ΔE = 3.106 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. 6200
      #73777f
      ΔE = 4.747 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  50. Behr

    1. Sergeant Gray FF31-2
      #6d7070
      ΔE = 3.136 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. 852 Gun Metal
      #5b6065
      ΔE = 5.000 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  51. Volkswagen

    1. Pewter Gray
      #6b737b
      ΔE = 3.252 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Gemini Gray
      #707070
      ΔE = 3.419 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  52. Tikkurila

    1. 565X
      #606469
      ΔE = 3.256 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. 4991
      #606265
      ΔE = 4.148 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  53. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2014
      #5d686e
      ΔE = 3.297 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Model Master 28121
      #616163
      ΔE = 4.721 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  54. Olympic

    1. Cannon Gray D63-5
      #616a6b
      ΔE = 3.300 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Cracked State D44-5
      #686569
      ΔE = 3.544 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  55. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Warpfiend Grey
      #6b6a74
      ΔE = 3.321 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Astrogranite
      #757679
      ΔE = 4.454 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  56. Krylon

    1. Smoke Gray
      #636969
      ΔE = 3.326 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Classic Gray
      #666666 / #666
      ΔE = 3.677 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  57. Humbrol

    1. 123 Extra Dark Sea Grey
      #616e76
      ΔE = 3.353 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 79 Blue Grey
      #616974
      ΔE = 3.622 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  58. Crown Diamond

    1. 7357-63 Magic Purple
      #6c686f
      ΔE = 3.376 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. 7324-53 Blue Tulip
      #606e7a
      ΔE = 4.760 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  59. Ford

    1. Medium Aegean
      #647177
      ΔE = 3.393 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Gunmetal Light
      #656565
      ΔE = 3.941 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  60. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Pointed Rock / 324
      #646767
      ΔE = 3.443 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Bank Vault / 466
      #757374
      ΔE = 4.425 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  61. Dulux

    1. Distant Violet
      #66656d
      ΔE = 3.455 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Smokey Slate
      #5b6466
      ΔE = 4.572 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  62. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Granite Peak - 6250
      #606b75
      ΔE = 3.510 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Grays Harbor - 6236
      #596368
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  63. Magnolia Home

    1. Storm Chaser / JG-86
      #616f74
      ΔE = 3.519 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Texas Storm / JG-142
      #626368
      ΔE = 3.593 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  64. Ralph Lauren

    1. Bleecker / RLUL224
      #666968
      ΔE = 3.581 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  65. Peintures MF

    1. BD207-4
      #6a6a69
      ΔE = 3.599 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. DD467-4
      #6d7574
      ΔE = 4.883 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  66. Caran d'Ache

    1. 808 French Gray
      #68737b
      ΔE = 3.609 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  67. Diamond Vogel

    1. Thunderstorm / 0514
      #5f646c
      ΔE = 3.637 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Zen Retreat / 0535
      #646564
      ΔE = 4.403 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  68. AMC

    1. Quartermaster Gray
      #5d646a
      ΔE = 3.669 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Castillian Gray
      #5e5f65
      ΔE = 5.195 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  69. Beckers

    1. Stål 516 / S 6000-N
      #666666 / #666
      ΔE = 3.677 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  70. Marston & Langinger

    1. Lead Grey
      #666666 / #666
      ΔE = 3.677 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  71. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cannon Gray 506-6
      #616b6b
      ΔE = 3.847 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Live On 4Th 7120-1
      #64707c
      ΔE = 4.507 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  72. Fender

    1. 14 / Flat Charcoal
      #656565
      ΔE = 3.941 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  73. Sto

    1. 34131
      #726c70
      ΔE = 3.961 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  74. Porter Paints

    1. Alley Cat / 545-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 3.980 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Sheffield Gray / 549-6
      #6a7680
      ΔE = 5.013 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  75. Bristol

    1. Old Bailey / P224-N6
      #6f7474
      ΔE = 4.110 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Silhouette / P223-N6
      #707474
      ΔE = 4.122 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  76. Pascol

    1. Pale Tungsten PZ2110
      #606565
      ΔE = 4.191 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Pale Tungsten PZ2110
      #606564
      ΔE = 4.627 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  77. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Gray Whale Cove / 8247
      #72767d
      ΔE = 4.193 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Charcoal Shadow / 8286
      #5f6364
      ΔE = 4.370 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  78. Brighto Paints

    1. 6259 Ice Star
      #6d7576
      ΔE = 4.206 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 5-37-5 Thunder Grey
      #6b777d
      ΔE = 4.703 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  79. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Spruce / 1637
      #617178
      ΔE = 4.289 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Knoxville Gray / HC-160
      #5f6d6d
      ΔE = 4.749 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  80. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Urban Sky
      #5e6167
      ΔE = 4.431 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  81. Fired Earth

    1. Tempest
      #616a77
      ΔE = 4.523 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  82. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 6010-R50B
      #6e6b77
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Cool Blue / S 6010-B10G
      #607277
      ΔE = 4.977 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  83. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 4233D Trojan Gray
      #5c6465
      ΔE = 4.644 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. 4213D Puritan Black
      #5b6166
      ΔE = 4.716 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  84. Resene

    1. Half Sidewinder N53-006-336
      #6f676c
      ΔE = 4.724 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Storm Grey B59-011-262
      #747880
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  85. 1829

    1. Violet Slate
      #73727d
      ΔE = 4.763 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  86. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80356,XF56
      #5c6164
      ΔE = 4.779 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Tamiya 80353,XF53
      #6d787c
      ΔE = 4.945 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  87. Alcro

    1. Antracit Metallic
      #6d7574
      ΔE = 4.883 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  88. RAL

    1. RAL 4012 / Pearl black berry
      #6c6874
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  89. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. N44 Bridge Grey
      #767778
      ΔE = 5.088 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  90. Dutch Boy

    1. Gray-cious
      #5a6067
      ΔE = 5.167 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  91. Dupont

    1. CAS933
      #717980
      ΔE = 5.200 / LRV ≈ 18.7%

#686c71 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686c71 foreground

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Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #686c71">…</p>

#686c71 background

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Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #686c71">…</p>

#686c71 shadow

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Kurt Vonnegut
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6843505
Binary
01101000, 01101100, 01110001
Hexadecimal
#686c71
LRV
≈ 14.9%
Closest short hex
#666 ΔE = 4.033
RGB
rgb(104, 108, 113)
RGBA
rgba(104, 108, 113, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.320, g: 0.332, b: 0.348
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 41.870%, blue: 44.314%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9933711 / 0xff686c71
HSL
hsl(213, 4%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(213, 4%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 213° (213.333), saturation: 8% (0.080), value: 44% (0.443)
HSP
hue: 213.333, saturation: 7.965%, perceived brightness: 42.121%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 240.895, S: 8.332, L: 45.442
Cubehelix
H: -149.804, S: 0.053, L: 0.421
TSL
T: -1.838, S: 0.018, L: 0.421
CMYK
cyan: 8% (0.080), magenta: 4% (0.044), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 56% (0.557)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 56% (0.557)
XYZ
X: 14.052, Y: 14.860, Z: 17.748
xyY
x: 0.301, y: 0.318, Y: 14.860
CIELab
L: 45.442, a: -0.456, b: -3.316
CIELuv
L: 45.442, u: -2.457, v: -4.413
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.442, C: 3.347, H: 262.175
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.442, C: 5.051, H: 240.895
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.549, a: -2.396, b: -0.312
CIECAM02
J: 35.134, C: 6.580, h: 243.346, Q: 116.781, M: 5.754, s: 22.198, H: 302.756
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.101, jaune: -0.650, green: 0.366
LMS
L: 13.799, M: 15.447, S: 17.697
YCbCr
Y: 108.234, Cb: 130.787, Cr: 125.889
YCgCo
Y: 108.250, Cg: -0.250, Co: 23.750
YDbDr
Y: 107.374, Db: 8.465, Dr: 6.417
YPbPr
Y: 107.508, Pb: 2.960, Pr: -2.230
xvYCC
Y: 108.330, Cb: 130.600, Cr: 126.041
YIQ
Y: 107.374, I: -3.989, Q: 0.710
YUV
Y: 107.374, U: 2.770, V: -2.960
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/1 ΔE = 3.587
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Deep Silver ΔE = 9.696

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