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#686d71 Hex Color Code

#686d71 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686d71 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #686d71 is comprised of 40.78% red, 42.75% green and 44.31% blue. In the HSL color space #686d71 has a hue of 207° (degrees), 4% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.09 nm.

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #55595d
  2. #5b6064
  3. #61666a
  4. #686d71
  5. #6f7478
  6. #757a7e
  7. #7c8185

Tints and Shades

#686d71 to White

  1. #686d71
  2. #7f8487
  3. #989b9e
  4. #b1b3b5
  5. #cacccd
  6. #e4e5e6
  7. #ffffff

#686d71 to Black

  1. #686d71
  2. #565a5e
  3. #45484b
  4. #353739
  5. #252628
  6. #161717
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

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  1. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 638 - Dark sea grey
      #676c70
      ΔE = 0.404
    2. ★ BS 2660 BS 9-097 - Dk. Admiralty grey
      #656d6f
      ΔE = 1.664
  2. Jotun

    1. ★ 4172 / Graphit
      #686c70
      ΔE = 0.487
    2. 4638 / Byge
      #667078
      ΔE = 2.771
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Trout Gray / 2124-20
      #6a6e71
      ΔE = 0.771
    2. Gray Shower / 2125-30
      #6e7479
      ΔE = 2.821
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-37-5 Thunder Grey
      #656c71
      ΔE = 1.008
  5. General Paint

    1. ★ Tasman / CL 3107A
      #656d71
      ΔE = 1.104
    2. ★ Anchor / CL 3165D
      #6c7174
      ΔE = 1.675
  6. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Greybeard / 0528
      #6a6e70
      ΔE = 1.195
  7. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0528
      #6a6e70
      ΔE = 1.195
    2. Polished Pewter
      #646869
      ΔE = 2.623
  8. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8255 - Made In The Shade
      #686f75
      ΔE = 1.407
    2. ★ 8247 - Gray Whale Cove
      #696d74
      ΔE = 1.699
  9. Behr

    1. ★ 750F-5 Silver Hill
      #666e74
      ΔE = 1.445
    2. ★ Charcoal Gray C40-63
      #61696e
      ΔE = 2.171
  10. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Harold's Grey
      #6b6c70
      ΔE = 1.500
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 431
      #636b70
      ΔE = 1.541
    2. 7540
      #706e70
      ΔE = 2.974
  12. CIL

    1. ★ Intercoastal
      #6d7074
      ΔE = 1.561
    2. ★ Great Grey
      #626a6c
      ΔE = 2.236
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Bengal Light 50BG 18/033
      #666e70
      ΔE = 1.637
    2. Graphite 50BG 17/016
      #66696a
      ΔE = 2.314
  14. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 36118
      #676c73
      ΔE = 1.650
    2. Federal Standard 26132
      #6f7172
      ΔE = 2.575
  15. Duron

    1. ★ Roycroft Pewter
      #696d6e
      ΔE = 1.660
    2. Web Gray
      #63666b
      ΔE = 2.819
  16. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Grafton Grey / 8287
      #6a6e6f
      ΔE = 1.707
    2. Blue Lake / 8262
      #606d73
      ΔE = 2.936
  17. Taubmans

    1. ★ Private Jet / T12 8.E12
      #6a6d6e
      ΔE = 1.729
    2. Bushrock / T168-8
      #707076
      ΔE = 2.792
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Dark Gray / 191
      #6b6e6f
      ΔE = 1.794
    2. ★ French Quarter / KM3814-3
      #6a7071
      ΔE = 2.035
  19. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Inland Waters / 90BG 16/060
      #687072
      ΔE = 1.866
    2. Intercoastal / 30BB 16/031
      #6e7070
      ΔE = 2.721
  20. Audi

    1. ★ Mineralgrau Metallic / LY7K, Z8
      #6c7276
      ΔE = 1.961
    2. Monsoon Gray Metallic / 0C0C, 0CPA, 0CPW, 0CSF, 0CSW, LX7R
      #6c7375
      ΔE = 2.593
  21. Resene

    1. ★ Pale Sky B55-011-232
      #636d70
      ΔE = 1.972
    2. Shuttle Grey B52-008-257
      #61666b
      ΔE = 2.869
  22. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 6502-B
      #666e6f
      ΔE = 2.090
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Wythe House Gray CW721
      #666f76
      ΔE = 2.099
    2. ★ Lavender Dusk CL021
      #636970
      ΔE = 2.298
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blind Date
      #686a6b
      ΔE = 2.142
    2. Graphite
      #626a6b
      ΔE = 2.607
  25. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Charcoal
      #636e71
      ΔE = 2.256
    2. Trinidad Gray
      #636c75
      ΔE = 2.962
  26. Brillux

    1. ★ 99.00.45
      #696a6b
      ΔE = 2.288
    2. 60.06.24
      #62666c
      ΔE = 2.955
  27. Chrysler

    1. Silver Charcoal
      #686f77
      ΔE = 2.311
    2. Stone Gray
      #60676b
      ΔE = 2.701
  28. Homebase

    1. Slate Grey
      #6d7278
      ΔE = 2.325
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5005-R80B
      #6e6d71
      ΔE = 2.330
    2. S 5005-B20G
      #6c7272
      ΔE = 2.934
  30. Scib Paints

    1. Grafton Grey / 8287
      #63686a
      ΔE = 2.359
    2. Made in the Shade / 8255
      #6b727a
      ΔE = 2.925
  31. Vista Paint

    1. Grafton Grey
      #63686a
      ΔE = 2.359
    2. Made in the Shade
      #6b727a
      ΔE = 2.925
  32. Berger

    1. Grafton Grey / 8287
      #63686a
      ΔE = 2.359
    2. Made in the Shade / 8255
      #6b727a
      ΔE = 2.925
  33. Mylands of London

    1. Medium Grey
      #6f7277
      ΔE = 2.403
  34. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gibraltar - 6257
      #626970
      ΔE = 2.412
    2. Web Gray - 7075
      #616669
      ΔE = 2.923
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. 7407-63 Pressed Steel
      #676970
      ΔE = 2.420
    2. 7355-63 Kensington Grey
      #616a71
      ΔE = 2.507
  36. Tollens

    1. UC028 Gris Queens
      #62686a
      ΔE = 2.482
  37. AMC

    1. Charcoal
      #69696f
      ΔE = 2.518
  38. Ford

    1. Oxford Gray
      #616d71
      ΔE = 2.528
    2. Medium Aegean
      #5f6b71
      ΔE = 2.890
  39. Nippon Paint

    1. Trojan Gray / NP N 1996 D
      #616b6d
      ΔE = 2.550
    2. Puritan Black / NP N 1982 D
      #61666c
      ΔE = 2.995
  40. Sikkens

    1. SN.02.37
      #676a6a
      ΔE = 2.555
  41. Rodda Paint

    1. Polished Pewter H148
      #646869
      ΔE = 2.623
  42. Crown Paint

    1. Herringbone
      #707274
      ΔE = 2.644
  43. Caparol

    1. 55 3 104 / Mai 10
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 2.699
    2. 9007 / Graualuminium
      #646870
      ΔE = 2.888
  44. Dulux Australia

    1. Prestige Shine / E27
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 2.699
    2. Picnic Hill / F24
      #616b73
      ΔE = 2.858
  45. Farrow & Ball

    1. Down Pipe / 26
      #6d6d6d
      ΔE = 2.714
  46. California Paints

    1. DE 6348 - Draw Your Sword
      #6c7179
      ΔE = 2.740
    2. DEC 797 - Power Suit
      #6f7476
      ΔE = 2.967
  47. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Draw Your Sword / 385
      #6c7179
      ΔE = 2.740
    2. Battleship Gray / 412
      #6f7476
      ΔE = 2.967
  48. Humbrol

    1. 123 Extra Dark Sea Grey
      #677278
      ΔE = 2.747
  49. Laura Ashley

    1. 45-4 Chartwell Gray
      #626971
      ΔE = 2.772
    2. 1616 Chimney Sweep
      #6f6f6f
      ΔE = 2.915
  50. Olympic

    1. Cannon Gray D63-5
      #616a6b
      ΔE = 2.841
  51. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.864 #188
      #61666b
      ΔE = 2.869
  52. Sico

    1. 6173-63 Nail Head
      #65676e
      ΔE = 2.938
  53. Krylon

    1. Smoke Gray
      #636969
      ΔE = 2.949

#686d71 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686d71 foreground

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #686d71">…</p>

#686d71 background

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #686d71">…</p>

#686d71 shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686d71">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6843761
Binary
01101000, 01101101, 01110001
Hexadecimal
#686d71
Closest short hex
#666 ΔE = 3.985
RGB
rgb(104, 109, 113)
RGBA
rgba(104, 109, 113, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.319, g: 0.334, b: 0.347
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.420%, blue: 0.443%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9933455 / 0xff686d71
HSL
hsl(207, 4%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 4%%, 43%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (206.667), saturation: 8% (0.080), value: 44% (0.443)
HSP
hue: 206.667, saturation: 7.965%, perceived brightness: 42.353%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 231.807, S: 9.392, L: 45.733
Cubehelix
H: -157.896, S: 0.052, L: 0.423
TSL
T: -2.105, S: 0.019, L: 0.423
CMYK
cyan: 8% (0.080), magenta: 4% (0.035), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 56% (0.557)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 57% (0.573), yellow: 56% (0.557)
XYZ
X: 14.158, Y: 15.072, Z: 17.783
xyY
x: 0.301, y: 0.321, Y: 15.072
CIELab
L: 45.733, a: -1.046, b: -2.886
CIELuv
L: 45.733, u: -2.945, v: -3.743
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.733, C: 3.070, H: 250.073
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.733, C: 4.762, H: 231.807
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.823, a: -2.848, b: 0.019
CIECAM02
J: 35.392, C: 6.458, h: 234.129, Q: 117.210, M: 5.647, s: 21.950, H: 296.102
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.097, jaune: -0.574, green: 0.448
LMS
L: 13.962, M: 15.733, S: 17.735
YCbCr
Y: 108.738, Cb: 130.496, Cr: 125.521
YCgCo
Y: 108.750, Cg: 0.250, Co: 23.750
YDbDr
Y: 107.961, Db: 7.582, Dr: 7.533
YPbPr
Y: 108.223, Pb: 2.575, Pr: -2.684
xvYCC
Y: 108.944, Cb: 130.262, Cr: 125.642
YIQ
Y: 107.961, I: -4.264, Q: 0.187
YUV
Y: 107.961, U: 2.481, V: -3.475
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/1 ΔE = 4.020
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 11.044

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