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#686d6e Hex Color Code

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#686d6e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686d6e is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #686d6e is comprised of 40.78% red, 42.75% green and 43.14% blue. In the HSL color space #686d6e has a hue of 190° (degrees), 3% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 488.12 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555a5a
  2. #5b6061
  3. #616667
  4. #686d6e
  5. #6f7475
  6. #757a7b
  7. #7c8182

Tints and Shades

#686d6e to white

  1. #686d6e
  2. #7f8485
  3. #989b9c
  4. #b0b3b4
  5. #cacccc
  6. #e4e5e5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#686d6e to black

  1. #686d6e
  2. #565a5b
  3. #454849
  4. #353737
  5. #252627
  6. #161717
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

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  1. Duron

    1. ★ Roycroft Pewter
      #696d6e
      ΔE = 0.377 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  2. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Grafton Grey / 8287
      #6a6e6f
      ΔE = 0.610 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Wrapped In Twilight / 8334
      #636f6e
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  3. Chrysler

    1. ★ Charcoal Gray
      #6a6e6f
      ΔE = 0.610 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. ★ Squadron Gray
      #646b69
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  4. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Greybeard / 0528
      #6a6e70
      ΔE = 0.873 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Spacebox / 0493
      #637071
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  5. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Dark Gray / 191
      #6b6e6f
      ΔE = 0.933 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. ★ Shoreline / KM3839-3
      #646b6a
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  6. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Bracken Tenement Blue Slate CW723
      #696c6c
      ΔE = 0.949 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. ★ Steel Wool 33-14
      #6b6b6a
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Bengal Light 50BG 18/033
      #666e70
      ΔE = 1.205 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. ★ Intercoastal 30BB 16/031
      #64686b
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Gunmetal / 1602
      #6b7071
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Arctic Seal / CSP-15
      #6d6c6e
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Pearl Gray
      #696e71
      ΔE = 1.230 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. McKinley Gray
      #6d6f73
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ Parrot Gray PPOC-56
      #696b6c
      ΔE = 1.243 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. ★ Sergeant Gray FF31-2
      #6d7070
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  11. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Grey B60
      #676a6b
      ΔE = 1.279 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ SN.02.37
      #676a6a
      ΔE = 1.409 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ RN.01.38
      #66686a
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blind Date
      #686a6b
      ΔE = 1.469 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. ★ Weathervane R216B
      #656969
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  14. Nerolac

    1. ★ Abyss - 2951
      #687072
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. ★ Night Moves - 2958
      #6b6f6d
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  15. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Smooth Slate / 5042
      #6b6c6c
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Colonial Shades / 5066
      #64696e
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  16. Jedynka

    1. ★ Sötét Szürke
      #686d71
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  17. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 632 - Dark admiralty grey
      #686d71
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. ★ BS381 638 - Dark sea grey
      #676c70
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  18. Brillux

    1. ★ 99.00.45
      #696a6b
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  19. Jotun

    1. ★ 4172 / Graphit
      #686c70
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. ★ 0764 / Stengrå
      #6d706e
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  20. CIL

    1. ★ Great Grey
      #626a6c
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Intercoastal
      #6d7074
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  21. Krylon

    1. ★ Smoke Gray
      #636969
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  22. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Intercoastal / 30BB 16/031
      #6e7070
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ Great Grey / 50BG 14/036
      #646a68
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  23. Caparol

    1. ★ 55 3 104 / Mai 10
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  24. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Prestige Shine / E27
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  25. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Down Pipe / 26
      #6d6d6d
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8311 - Roman Stone
      #686f6d
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 8303 - Shadow Dance
      #6b6b69
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  27. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Polished Pewter H148
      #646869
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  28. Colortrend

    1. ★ Polished Pewter
      #646869
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 0493
      #637071
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  29. Crown Paint

    1. ★ White Dark
      #6d6e6d
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Herringbone
      #707274
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  30. General Paint

    1. ★ Anchor / CL 3165D
      #6c7174
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Roulette / CL 3135D
      #686f75
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  31. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5005-B20G
      #6c7272
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. S 5005-R80B
      #6e6d71
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  32. Tollens

    1. ★ T2135-1
      #6d7170
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. ★ T2022-2
      #646e6d
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  33. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Bleecker / RLUL224
      #666968
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  34. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Grafton Grey / 8287
      #63686a
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Roman Stone / 8311
      #6a7271
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  35. Berger

    1. ★ Grafton Grey / 8287
      #63686a
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Roman Stone / 8311
      #6a7271
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  36. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Grafton Grey
      #63686a
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Roman Stone
      #6a7271
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  37. Resene

    1. ★ Pale Sky B55-011-232
      #636d70
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Scarpa Flow N55-002-289
      #6b6a6c
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  38. Olympic

    1. ★ Cannon Gray D63-5
      #616a6b
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  39. Glidden

    1. ★ In The Shadows / PPG1039-6
      #656e72
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Improbable / PPG1011-5
      #6e7376
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  40. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ In The Shadows / PPG1039-6
      #656e72
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Improbable / PPG1011-5
      #6e7376
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  41. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 26132
      #6f7172
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Federal Standard 36187
      #697374
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  42. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Trojan Gray / NP N 1996 D
      #616b6d
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Restful Watch / NP N 2024 D
      #6d7371
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  43. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 7012
      #616a6a
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Natural Green / S 6502-G
      #68706d
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  44. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1616 Chimney Sweep
      #6f6f6f
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  45. Porter Paints

    1. Cannon Gray / 506-6
      #616b6b
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  46. Graham & Brown

    1. Harold's Grey
      #6b6c70
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  47. Peintures MF

    1. BD207-4
      #6a6a69
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  48. Earthpaint

    1. 5-37-5 Thunder Grey
      #656c71
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  49. Audi

    1. Monsoon Gray Metallic / 0C0C, 0CPA, 0CPW, 0CSF, 0CSW, LX7R
      #6c7375
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Mineralgrau Metallic / LY7K, Z8
      #6c7276
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  50. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Pointed Rock / 324
      #646767
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Boat Anchor / 383
      #6c6b6a
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  51. California Paints

    1. DE 6363 - Pointed Rock
      #646767
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. DEC 797 - Power Suit
      #6f7476
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  52. Volkswagen

    1. Gemini Gray
      #707070
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Platinum
      #6f7270
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  53. Taubmans

    1. Lava Grey / T10 48L-1
      #606869
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Silhouette / T12 47.F12
      #707474
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  54. New Look

    1. London Cloud / A04-01
      #616769
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Storm Chaser / A04-02
      #61686c
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  55. Pantone / PMS

    1. 431
      #636b70
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. 7540
      #706e70
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  56. Ford

    1. Dark Titanium
      #68686b
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Oxford Gray
      #616d71
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  57. Bristol

    1. Old Bailey / P224-N6
      #6f7474
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Silhouette / P223-N6
      #707474
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  58. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Wall Street - 7665
      #656d73
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Homburg Gray - 7622
      #666d69
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 14.8%

#686d6e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686d6e foreground

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="color: #686d6e">…</p>

#686d6e background

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="background-color: #686d6e">…</p>

#686d6e 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 #686d6e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6843758
Binary
01101000, 01101101, 01101110
Hexadecimal
#686d6e
LRV
≈ 15.0%
Closest short hex
#666 ΔE = 3.220
RGB
rgb(104, 109, 110)
RGBA
rgba(104, 109, 110, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.322, g: 0.337, b: 0.341
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 41.854%, blue: 43.137%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9933458 / 0xff686d6e
HSL
hsl(190, 3%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(190, 3%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 190° (190.000), saturation: 5% (0.055), value: 43% (0.431)
HSP
hue: 190.000, saturation: 5.455%, perceived brightness: 42.214%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 206.161, S: 8.208, L: 45.642
Cubehelix
H: -177.804, S: 0.037, L: 0.422
TSL
T: -1.670, S: 0.016, L: 0.422
CMYK
cyan: 5% (0.055), magenta: 1% (0.009), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 57% (0.569)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 57% (0.573), yellow: 57% (0.569)
XYZ
X: 13.991, Y: 15.006, Z: 16.908
xyY
x: 0.305, y: 0.327, Y: 15.006
CIELab
L: 45.642, a: -1.695, b: -1.220
CIELuv
L: 45.642, u: -2.804, v: -1.377
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.642, C: 2.089, H: 215.738
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.642, C: 3.123, H: 206.161
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.738, a: -3.319, b: 1.237
CIECAM02
J: 35.309, C: 5.010, h: 211.666, Q: 117.073, M: 4.381, s: 19.345, H: 268.749
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.085, jaune: -0.294, green: 0.500
LMS
L: 13.954, M: 15.731, S: 16.874
YCbCr
Y: 108.444, Cb: 129.179, Cr: 125.734
YCgCo
Y: 108.000, Cg: 1.000, Co: 24.500
YDbDr
Y: 107.619, Db: 3.583, Dr: 6.882
YPbPr
Y: 108.007, Pb: 1.075, Pr: -2.546
xvYCC
Y: 108.759, Cb: 128.944, Cr: 125.764
YIQ
Y: 107.619, I: -3.300, Q: -0.746
YUV
Y: 107.619, U: 1.173, V: -3.175
Munsell Color System
5B 5/1 ΔE = 4.368
Brand Color
Deviantart ΔE = 10.371

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