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#686db7 Hex Color Code

#686db7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686db7 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #686db7 is comprised of 40.78% red, 42.75% green and 71.76% blue. In the HSL color space #686db7 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 35% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.36 nm.

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

#686db7 linear gradient to complementary #b0c45b

  1. #686db7
  2. #7b7baa
  3. #8a899c
  4. #96978d
  5. #a0a67e
  6. #a9b56e
  7. #b0c45b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5158a0
  2. #595fa7
  3. #6066af
  4. #686db7
  5. #7074bf
  6. #777bc7
  7. #7f82cf

Tones

  1. #686db7
  2. #7173b1
  3. #7878aa
  4. #7f7ea4
  5. #85849d
  6. #8b8a97
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#686db7 to white

  1. #686db7
  2. #8284c3
  3. #9c9bcf
  4. #b5b3db
  5. #cdcce7
  6. #e6e5f3
  7. #ffffff

#686db7 to black

  1. #686db7
  2. #575a96
  3. #464876
  4. #363758
  5. #26263b
  6. #171720
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.363 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  2. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.363 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  3. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.363 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 1.424 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2131 U
      #5c6cba
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ 2116 XGC
      #5e6bb2
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  11. Caparol

    1. 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  13. Taubmans

    1. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  14. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  15. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  16. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 19.0%

#686db7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686db7 foreground

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #686db7">…</p>

#686db7 background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #686db7">…</p>

#686db7 shadow

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686db7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6843831
Binary
01101000, 01101101, 10110111
Hexadecimal
#686db7
LRV
≈ 17.3%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 3.012
RGB
rgb(104, 109, 183)
RGBA
rgba(104, 109, 183, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.263, g: 0.275, b: 0.462
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.426%, blue: 0.718%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9933385 / 0xff686db7
HSL
hsl(236, 35%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 35%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.203), saturation: 43% (0.432), value: 72% (0.718)
HSP
hue: 236.203, saturation: 43.169%, perceived brightness: 46.443%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.052, S: 49.667, L: 48.634
Cubehelix
H: -126.157, S: 0.543, L: 0.453
TSL
T: -2.798, S: 0.123, L: 0.455
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.432), magenta: 40% (0.404), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.282)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 57% (0.573), yellow: 28% (0.282)
XYZ
X: 19.722, Y: 17.298, Z: 47.090
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.206, Y: 17.298
CIELab
L: 48.634, a: 17.418, b: -39.810
CIELuv
L: 48.634, u: -6.460, v: -62.004
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.634, C: 43.453, H: 293.631
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.634, C: 62.340, H: 264.052
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.591, a: 11.859, b: -38.015
CIECAM02
J: 37.943, C: 45.108, h: 271.994, Q: 121.360, M: 39.446, s: 57.012, H: 317.523
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.358, jaune: -7.111, green: -0.282
LMS
L: 14.236, M: 15.775, S: 46.603
YCbCr
Y: 115.598, Cb: 161.226, Cr: 120.551
YCgCo
Y: 126.250, Cg: -17.250, Co: 6.250
YDbDr
Y: 115.941, Db: 100.892, Dr: 22.723
YPbPr
Y: 113.263, Pb: 37.575, Pr: -5.904
xvYCC
Y: 113.273, Cb: 161.007, Cr: 122.814
YIQ
Y: 115.941, I: -26.752, Q: 21.967
YUV
Y: 115.941, U: 33.001, V: -10.476
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.395
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.712

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