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#686d7d Hex Color Code

#686d7d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686d7d is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #686d7d is comprised of 40.78% red, 42.75% green and 49.02% blue. In the HSL color space #686d7d has a hue of 226° (degrees), 9% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.28 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#686d7d linear gradient to complementary #7e7a67

  1. #686d7d
  2. #6c6f79
  3. #707176
  4. #747372
  5. #77766e
  6. #7b786b
  7. #7e7a67

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #545969
  2. #5b606f
  3. #616676
  4. #686d7d
  5. #6f7484
  6. #757a8b
  7. #7c8192

Tints and Shades

#686d7d to white

  1. #686d7d
  2. #808491
  3. #989ba6
  4. #b1b3bc
  5. #caccd2
  6. #e4e5e8
  7. #ffffff

#686d7d to black

  1. #686d7d
  2. #565a67
  3. #454852
  4. #35373e
  5. #25262b
  6. #161719
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ Winter Sky FF60-2
      #676f80
      ΔE = 1.148 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  2. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Passing By / NP N 1961 D
      #6c6f7e
      ΔE = 1.193 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ Fountain Blue / NP N 1968 D
      #676e81
      ΔE = 1.362 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  3. Sto

    1. ★ 34331
      #6c6e7d
      ΔE = 1.201 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  4. Ford

    1. ★ Steel Gray
      #686f82
      ΔE = 1.505 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.10.40
      #666f7e
      ΔE = 1.508 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  6. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4191 First Class 50BB 17/096
      #636b7a
      ΔE = 1.557 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. 4192 Moon Waves 50BB 17/126
      #5f6b7e
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  7. CIL

    1. ★ Arden Forge
      #676a77
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Moon Waves
      #697387
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  8. Duron

    1. ★ Granite Peak
      #636b7e
      ΔE = 1.755 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Grays Harbor
      #626c78
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  9. Peintures MF

    1. ★ DD431-5
      #656b7f
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  10. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10702
      #6c7184
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Coal Blue X86R194B
      #6d7280
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Soul Sister X85R181B
      #717183
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Favorite Denim Blue / 30BB 17/094
      #697283
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Alley Cat / PPG1043-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  13. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Flirty Fran / 7230
      #626e7f
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Purple Pansies / 7182
      #72717f
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  14. Sico

    1. ★ 6172-63 Dark Rachmaninoff
      #677184
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Old Mill Blue / 544-6
      #6e6f82
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Alley Cat / 545-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Old Mill Blue / PPG1171-6
      #6e6f82
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Alley Cat / PPG1043-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  17. Chrysler

    1. Dark Silver
      #68707c
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Charcoal Gray
      #5f6c7f
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  18. Caparol

    1. 4235
      #707080
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 4435
      #606c80
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  19. Benjamin Moore

    1. Amethyst Shadow / 1441
      #6f7283
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  20. Crown Paint

    1. New York
      #6e6e7a
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  21. Bristol

    1. Great Grape / P101-C6
      #6d6e82
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Blue Sphere / P229-N6
      #6b7381
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  22. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 811
      #606a79
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  23. Kelly-Moore

    1. Flirty Fran / KM3095-3
      #62697d
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  24. Tollens

    1. TF253-3
      #6a707b
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  25. Brillux

    1. 51.06.24
      #666777
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  26. Devoe Paint

    1. Moon Waves / 50BB 17/126
      #6a7382
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  27. Olympic

    1. Great Grape C45-5
      #686e84
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Alley Cat D46-5
      #646873
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  28. Taubmans

    1. Blue Sphere / T12 41.G10
      #6b7381
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Eiffel Tower / T144-7
      #6b7186
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  29. Fired Earth

    1. Tempest
      #616a77
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  30. General Paint

    1. Innuendo / CL 2395D
      #6f7381
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  31. Volkswagen

    1. Light Gray
      #637080
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  32. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6208
      #626d7a
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 6453
      #626675
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  33. Jotun

    1. 4594 / Blå Harmoni
      #6b717c
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  34. Crayola

    1. Dolphin Gray
      #6f7285
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  35. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 6010-R70B
      #66707c
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  36. Dulux

    1. Moon Waves 1
      #626f83
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 50BB 17/126
      #687386
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  37. GM / General Motors

    1. Garrison Gray
      #646d78
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Bristol Blue
      #637181
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  38. Pantone / PMS

    1. 18-3912 TPG
      #616676
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. 534 UP
      #5f6c80
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  39. Resene

    1. Waterloo B58-018-281
      #727282
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  40. British Standard

    1. BS381 677 - Dark weatherwork grey
      #686c75
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 15.0%

#686d7d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686d7d foreground

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #686d7d">…</p>

#686d7d background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #686d7d">…</p>

#686d7d shadow

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686d7d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6843773
Binary
01101000, 01101101, 01111101
Hexadecimal
#686d7d
LRV
≈ 15.4%
Closest short hex
#667 ΔE = 2.969
RGB
rgb(104, 109, 125)
RGBA
rgba(104, 109, 125, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.308, g: 0.322, b: 0.370
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.424%, blue: 0.490%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9933443 / 0xff686d7d
HSL
hsl(226, 9%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 9%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.714), saturation: 17% (0.168), value: 49% (0.490)
HSP
hue: 225.714, saturation: 16.800%, perceived brightness: 42.940%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.308, S: 14.196, L: 46.124
Cubehelix
H: -135.985, S: 0.133, L: 0.428
TSL
T: -2.346, S: 0.037, L: 0.429
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.168), magenta: 13% (0.128), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 51% (0.510)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 57% (0.573), yellow: 51% (0.510)
XYZ
X: 14.878, Y: 15.361, Z: 21.579
xyY
x: 0.287, y: 0.296, Y: 15.361
CIELab
L: 46.124, a: 1.691, b: -9.495
CIELuv
L: 46.124, u: -3.524, v: -13.442
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.124, C: 9.644, H: 280.101
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.124, C: 13.896, H: 255.308
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.193, a: -0.825, b: -5.209
CIECAM02
J: 35.744, C: 14.068, h: 262.439, Q: 117.791, M: 12.302, s: 32.317, H: 312.364
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.145, jaune: -1.701, green: 0.254
LMS
L: 13.997, M: 15.738, S: 21.474
YCbCr
Y: 109.914, Cb: 135.764, Cr: 124.669
YCgCo
Y: 111.750, Cg: -2.750, Co: 20.750
YDbDr
Y: 109.329, Db: 23.578, Dr: 10.137
YPbPr
Y: 109.087, Pb: 8.575, Pr: -3.236
xvYCC
Y: 109.686, Cb: 135.533, Cr: 125.157
YIQ
Y: 109.329, I: -8.119, Q: 3.921
YUV
Y: 109.329, U: 7.713, V: -4.675
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/2 ΔE = 4.202
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 8.915

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