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#686dca Hex Color Code

#686dca Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686dca is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #686dca is comprised of 40.78% red, 42.75% green and 79.22% blue. In the HSL color space #686dca has a hue of 237° (degrees), 48% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.86 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#686dca linear gradient to complementary #bfe052

  1. #686dca
  2. #817fb9
  3. #9492a8
  4. #a2a596
  5. #aeb883
  6. #b7cc6d
  7. #bfe052

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f58b2
  2. #585fba
  3. #6066c2
  4. #686dca
  5. #7074d2
  6. #787cda
  7. #8083e3

Tones

  1. #686dca
  2. #7374c2
  3. #7d7bba
  4. #8583b2
  5. #8d8aaa
  6. #9391a1
  7. #999999 / #999

Tints and Shades

#686dca to white

  1. #686dca
  2. #8484d3
  3. #9e9bdc
  4. #b7b3e5
  5. #cfccee
  6. #e7e5f7
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#686dca to black

  1. #686dca
  2. #575aa5
  3. #474882
  4. #363760
  5. #272640
  6. #181723
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2366 C
      #6a6dcd
      ΔE = 0.706 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. ★ 2125 U
      #676cc4
      ΔE = 1.061 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 1.543 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 17 264 / Saphir 110
      #586ccc
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. 43/13 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/13
      #7074cc
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 17.3%

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#686dca HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686dca foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #686dca">…</p>

#686dca background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #686dca">…</p>

#686dca shadow

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

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

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6843850
Binary
01101000, 01101101, 11001010
Hexadecimal
#686dca
LRV
≈ 18.1%
Closest short hex
#66c ΔE = 2.624
RGB
rgb(104, 109, 202)
RGBA
rgba(104, 109, 202, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.251, g: 0.263, b: 0.487
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 42.650%, blue: 79.216%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9933366 / 0xff686dca
HSL
hsl(237, 48%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 48%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (236.939), saturation: 49% (0.485), value: 79% (0.792)
HSP
hue: 236.939, saturation: 48.515%, perceived brightness: 47.804%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.535, S: 62.786, L: 49.670
Cubehelix
H: -125.537, S: 0.677, L: 0.462
TSL
T: -2.828, S: 0.146, L: 0.463
CMYK
cyan: 49% (0.485), magenta: 46% (0.460), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.208)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 57% (0.573), yellow: 21% (0.208)
XYZ
X: 21.835, Y: 18.143, Z: 58.217
xyY
x: 0.222, y: 0.185, Y: 18.143
CIELab
L: 49.670, a: 23.167, b: -49.105
CIELuv
L: 49.670, u: -7.406, v: -77.420
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.670, C: 54.295, H: 295.257
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.670, C: 77.773, H: 264.535
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.595, a: 16.961, b: -51.219
CIECAM02
J: 38.842, C: 53.251, h: 271.676, Q: 122.790, M: 46.567, s: 61.583, H: 317.347
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.421, jaune: -8.817, green: -0.308
LMS
L: 14.341, M: 15.790, S: 57.563
YCbCr
Y: 117.460, Cb: 169.567, Cr: 119.202
YCgCo
Y: 131.000, Cg: -22.000, Co: 1.500
YDbDr
Y: 118.107, Db: 126.219, Dr: 26.846
YPbPr
Y: 114.631, Pb: 47.075, Pr: -6.778
xvYCC
Y: 114.448, Cb: 169.352, Cr: 122.046
YIQ
Y: 118.107, I: -32.856, Q: 27.878
YUV
Y: 118.107, U: 41.285, V: -12.376
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 7.096
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 5.825

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