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#686dc2 Hex Color Code

#686dc2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686dc2 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #686dc2 is comprised of 40.78% red, 42.75% green and 76.08% blue. In the HSL color space #686dc2 has a hue of 237° (degrees), 42% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.04 nm.

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#686dc2 linear gradient to complementary #b8d357

  1. #686dc2
  2. #7e7db3
  3. #8f8ea3
  4. #9c9f93
  5. #a7b081
  6. #b1c16e
  7. #b8d357

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5058aa
  2. #585fb2
  3. #6066ba
  4. #686dc2
  5. #7074ca
  6. #787bd2
  7. #8083da

Tones

  1. #686dc2
  2. #7273bb
  3. #7b7ab3
  4. #8381ac
  5. #8987a4
  6. #908e9d
  7. #959595

Tints and Shades

#686dc2 to white

  1. #686dc2
  2. #8384cc
  3. #9d9bd7
  4. #b6b3e1
  5. #cecceb
  6. #e7e5f5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#686dc2 to black

  1. #686dc2
  2. #575a9f
  3. #46487d
  4. #36375d
  5. #27263e
  6. #171722
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 1.256 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  2. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 1.960 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 6271
      #7b6fab
      ΔE = 5.234 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 12 280 / Lavendel 85
      #746cc0
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 65 15 280 / Lavendel 80
      #6c64c0
      ΔE = 3.516 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 3.036 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 4.778 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 3.071 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.026 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  7. Vista Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 3.071 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.026 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  8. Berger

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 3.071 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.026 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  9. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 3.218 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  10. Beckers

    1. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 3.364 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Bora Bora 765 / S 1555-B10G
      #6270e0
      ΔE = 5.116 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  11. RAL

    1. RAL 290 50 40
      #6370b6
      ΔE = 3.420 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. RAL 290 50 35
      #6770ae
      ΔE = 4.509 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 3.429 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 4.940 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 3.429 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 4.940 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  14. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7970b6
      ΔE = 3.690 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 4.311 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  15. Crayola

    1. Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 3.708 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  16. Asian Paints

    1. Purple Heart / 7206
      #6f70b0
      ΔE = 3.806 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  17. Nerolac

    1. Deep Periwinkle - 2342
      #6d72b2
      ΔE = 4.025 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Jam - 2328
      #7d75b6
      ΔE = 5.117 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 4.131 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  19. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 4.147 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  20. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 4.147 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  21. ECOS Paints

    1. Medieval (1263)
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 4.147 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  22. Dupont

    1. CAS685
      #7a6db1
      ΔE = 4.167 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  23. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 4.185 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  24. Taubmans

    1. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 4.287 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Panisi / T08 21-4
      #766aab
      ΔE = 4.459 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10464
      #7768ae
      ΔE = 4.321 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  26. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 4.392 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  27. ProMarker

    1. Violet
      #6c61ba
      ΔE = 4.427 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  28. Behr

    1. Wild Pansy P540-6
      #6273b5
      ΔE = 4.663 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  29. UNKNOWN

    1. Aprilia Viola Chiaro / APR.SV001.0
      #6061b2
      ΔE = 4.714 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  30. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 4.954 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  31. Glidden

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 4.985 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  32. Green Planet Paints

    1. Neptune
      #4b70dd
      ΔE = 4.997 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  33. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 5.058 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  34. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 5.058 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  35. Plascon

    1. Velvet Coast B6-B1-4
      #6474e0
      ΔE = 5.101 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  36. Earthpaint

    1. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7266a6
      ΔE = 5.128 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 5.183 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  37. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  38. Dulux

    1. 12RB 18/337
      #6f68a4
      ΔE = 5.172 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  39. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2725 CP
      #6d63a7
      ΔE = 5.175 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 272
      #8273ba
      ΔE = 5.206 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  40. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c1
      #5f72b2
      ΔE = 5.197 / LRV ≈ 17.7%

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#686dc2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686dc2 foreground

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #686dc2">…</p>

#686dc2 background

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

Scott Adams
<p style="background-color: #686dc2">…</p>

#686dc2 shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686dc2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6843842
Binary
01101000, 01101101, 11000010
Hexadecimal
#686dc2
LRV
≈ 17.8%
Closest short hex
#66b ΔE = 2.542
RGB
rgb(104, 109, 194)
RGBA
rgba(104, 109, 194, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.256, g: 0.268, b: 0.477
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 42.642%, blue: 76.078%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9933374 / 0xff686dc2
HSL
hsl(237, 42%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 42%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (236.667), saturation: 46% (0.464), value: 76% (0.761)
HSP
hue: 236.667, saturation: 46.392%, perceived brightness: 47.220%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.360, S: 57.256, L: 49.221
Cubehelix
H: -125.765, S: 0.621, L: 0.458
TSL
T: -2.817, S: 0.136, L: 0.460
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.464), magenta: 44% (0.438), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.239)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 57% (0.573), yellow: 24% (0.239)
XYZ
X: 20.912, Y: 17.774, Z: 53.357
xyY
x: 0.227, y: 0.193, Y: 17.774
CIELab
L: 49.221, a: 20.724, b: -45.229
CIELuv
L: 49.221, u: -7.011, v: -70.990
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.221, C: 49.751, H: 294.617
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.221, C: 71.335, H: 264.360
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.160, a: 14.761, b: -45.526
CIECAM02
J: 38.453, C: 49.916, h: 271.850, Q: 122.173, M: 43.651, s: 59.774, H: 317.443
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.395, jaune: -8.104, green: -0.306
LMS
L: 14.295, M: 15.784, S: 52.776
YCbCr
Y: 116.676, Cb: 166.055, Cr: 119.770
YCoCg
Y: 129.000, Cg: -20.000, Co: 3.500
YDbDr
Y: 117.195, Db: 115.555, Dr: 25.110
YPbPr
Y: 114.055, Pb: 43.075, Pr: -6.410
xvYCC
Y: 113.953, Cb: 165.838, Cr: 122.369
YIQ
Y: 117.195, I: -30.286, Q: 25.389
YUV
Y: 117.195, U: 37.797, V: -11.576
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 6.109
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 5.816

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