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#686cdb Hex Color Code

#686cdb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686cdb is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #686cdb is comprised of 40.78% red, 42.35% green and 85.88% blue. In the HSL color space #686cdb has a hue of 238° (degrees), 61% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.35 nm.

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#686cdb linear gradient to complementary #ceff44

  1. #686cdb
  2. #8883c7
  3. #9e9bb3
  4. #afb39e
  5. #bccc86
  6. #c6e56a
  7. #ceff44

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4e57c2
  2. #575eca
  3. #5f65d3
  4. #686cdb
  5. #7173e3
  6. #797bec
  7. #8282f4

Tones

  1. #686cdb
  2. #7675d2
  3. #827ec8
  4. #8c87bf
  5. #9490b6
  6. #9c99ac
  7. #a2a2a2

Tints and Shades

#686cdb to white

  1. #686cdb
  2. #8683e2
  3. #a09ae8
  4. #b9b3ee
  5. #d1ccf4
  6. #e8e5fa
  7. #ffffff

#686cdb to black

  1. #686cdb
  2. #5759b3
  3. #47488c
  4. #373668
  5. #272645
  6. #181725
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Beckers

    1. ★ Bora Bora 765 / S 1555-B10G
      #6270e0
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2366 C
      #6a6dcd
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  3. Plascon

    1. Velvet Coast B6-B1-4
      #6474e0
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 19.4%

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#686cdb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686cdb foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #686cdb">…</p>

#686cdb background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #686cdb">…</p>

#686cdb shadow

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686cdb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6843611
Binary
01101000, 01101100, 11011011
Hexadecimal
#686cdb
LRV
≈ 18.8%
Closest short hex
#66d ΔE = 2.099
RGB
rgb(104, 108, 219)
RGBA
rgba(104, 108, 219, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.241, g: 0.251, b: 0.508
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.423%, blue: 0.859%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9933605 / 0xff686cdb
HSL
hsl(238, 61%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 61%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.913), saturation: 53% (0.525), value: 86% (0.859)
HSP
hue: 237.913, saturation: 52.511%, perceived brightness: 48.899%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.037, S: 74.766, L: 50.430
Cubehelix
H: -124.731, S: 0.801, L: 0.467
TSL
T: -2.868, S: 0.166, L: 0.468
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 51% (0.507), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.141)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 14% (0.141)
XYZ
X: 23.854, Y: 18.781, Z: 69.372
xyY
x: 0.213, y: 0.168, Y: 18.781
CIELab
L: 50.430, a: 29.049, b: -57.562
CIELuv
L: 50.430, u: -7.930, v: -91.313
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.430, C: 64.476, H: 296.778
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.430, C: 91.657, H: 265.037
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.337, a: 22.410, b: -64.573
CIECAM02
J: 39.483, C: 60.215, h: 271.507, Q: 123.799, M: 52.657, s: 65.218, H: 317.254
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.479, jaune: -10.387, green: -0.325
LMS
L: 14.282, M: 15.521, S: 68.548
YCbCr
Y: 118.622, Cb: 177.321, Cr: 118.363
YCgCo
Y: 134.750, Cg: -26.750, Co: -2.750
YDbDr
Y: 119.458, Db: 149.763, Dr: 29.419
YPbPr
Y: 115.140, Pb: 55.960, Pr: -7.106
xvYCC
Y: 114.885, Cb: 177.157, Cr: 121.758
YIQ
Y: 119.458, I: -38.043, Q: 33.690
YUV
Y: 119.458, U: 48.986, V: -13.561
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 9.884
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 6.465

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