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#686e6c Hex Color Code

#686e6c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686e6c is a shade of green-cyan. In the RGB color model #686e6c is comprised of 40.78% red, 43.14% green and 42.35% blue. In the HSL color space #686e6c has a hue of 160° (degrees), 3% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 500.99 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555a58
  2. #5b615f
  3. #616765
  4. #686e6c
  5. #6f7573
  6. #757b79
  7. #7c8280

Tints and Shades

#686e6c to white

  1. #686e6c
  2. #7f8583
  3. #989c9a
  4. #b0b4b3
  5. #cacccc
  6. #e4e5e5
  7. #ffffff

#686e6c to black

  1. #686e6c
  2. #565b59
  3. #454948
  4. #353736
  5. #252726
  6. #161717
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8311 - Roman Stone
      #686f6d
      ΔE = 0.481 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 8303 - Shadow Dance
      #6b6b69
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-5105 TCX
      #686d6c
      ΔE = 0.724 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ P 177-10 U
      #656c68
      ΔE = 1.508 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Pewter
      #676c6b
      ΔE = 0.960 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. ★ Medium Gray
      #666b6c
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 6502-G
      #68706d
      ΔE = 1.087 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / S 6502-B
      #666e6f
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  5. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Kitty Gray / 1589
      #656c69
      ΔE = 1.136 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Quarry Rock / 1568
      #626a65
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ Canal Street 42G2
      #686d6d
      ΔE = 1.220 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Parrot Gray PPOC-56
      #696b6c
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  7. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Homburg Gray - 7622
      #666d69
      ΔE = 1.288 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Squadron Gray
      #646b69
      ΔE = 1.347 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ Charcoal Gray
      #6a6e6f
      ΔE = 1.883 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 2852
      #68706c
      ΔE = 1.432 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 55 3 104 / Mai 10
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  10. Jotun

    1. ★ 0764 / Stengrå
      #6d706e
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. 7354 / Sort Pepper
      #696a66
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  11. Tollens

    1. ★ T2022-2
      #646e6d
      ΔE = 1.558 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ T2135-1
      #6d7170
      ΔE = 1.672 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  12. Resene

    1. ★ Nevada N54-007-200
      #666f6f
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Lattitude N57-006-142
      #6d726c
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  13. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Great Grey / 50BG 14/036
      #646a68
      ΔE = 1.619 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ Intercoastal / 30BB 16/031
      #6e7070
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  14. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Bracken Tenement Blue Slate CW723
      #696c6c
      ΔE = 1.635 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Steel Wool 33-14
      #6b6b6a
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  15. Flügger

    1. ★ Green Shade 4 (IN-738)
      #696f6a
      ΔE = 1.689 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Mørk Grafit (H 04)
      #696b66
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  16. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Roman Stone / 8311
      #6a7271
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. ★ Shadow Dance / 8303
      #6e6f6d
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  17. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Roman Stone
      #6a7271
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. ★ Shadow Dance
      #6e6f6d
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  18. Berger

    1. ★ Roman Stone / 8311
      #6a7271
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. ★ Shadow Dance / 8303
      #6e6f6d
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  19. Duron

    1. ★ Roycroft Pewter
      #696d6e
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Grafton Grey / 8287
      #6a6e6f
      ΔE = 1.883 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Shady Place / 8310
      #616866
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ French Quarter / KM3814-3
      #6a7071
      ΔE = 1.931 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Castlemare / KM3847-3
      #6b6e68
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  22. Crown Paint

    1. ★ White Dark
      #6d6e6d
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  23. Bristol

    1. ★ Cannon Grey / P222-N6
      #636b67
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Old Bailey / P224-N6
      #6f7474
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  24. Glidden

    1. ★ Up In Smoke / PPG1010-6
      #6e706d
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  25. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Up In Smoke / PPG1010-6
      #6e706d
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Cannon Gray 506-6
      #616b6b
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  26. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Falcon Gray
      #687271
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Windsor Gray
      #6d7474
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  27. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Restful Watch / NP N 2024 D
      #6d7371
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  28. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5005-B20G
      #6c7272
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  29. Sikkens

    1. ★ SN.02.37
      #676a6a
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ON.00.40
      #6c6c6b
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  30. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Bleecker / RLUL224
      #666968
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  31. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 7017 Charcoal
      #696b67
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  32. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Smooth Slate / 5042
      #6b6c6c
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Fairfield Manor / 2012
      #626f6d
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  33. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Platinum
      #6f7270
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Gemini Gray
      #707070
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  34. Krylon

    1. ★ Smoke Gray
      #636969
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  35. General Paint

    1. ★ Lead / CL 3175A
      #6c6c6a
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  36. Porter Paints

    1. Cannon Gray / 506-6
      #616b6b
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  37. Levis

    1. Clear Grey B60
      #676a6b
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  38. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10996
      #6f716d
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  39. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 9-097 - Dk. Admiralty grey
      #656d6f
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. BS 2660 BS 9-101 - Charcoal
      #6d6c68
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  40. Farrow & Ball

    1. Down Pipe / 26
      #6d6d6d
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  41. Diamond Vogel

    1. Greybeard / 0528
      #6a6e70
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Spacebox / 0493
      #637071
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  42. Dulux Australia

    1. Prestige Shine / E27
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  43. Valspar Paint

    1. Graphite
      #626a6b
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Blind Date
      #686a6b
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  44. Brillux

    1. 81.03.24
      #626b66
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. 99.00.45
      #696a6b
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  45. Peintures MF

    1. BD207-4
      #6a6a69
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. DD467-4
      #6d7574
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  46. Crown Diamond

    1. 7399-63 Cobblestone Street
      #6d6e69
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 7398-63 Paspébiac Pebble
      #67736f
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  47. Laura Ashley

    1. 1616 Chimney Sweep
      #6f6f6f
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  48. ICI Paints

    1. Flagstone 30GG 16/043
      #626a65
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Graphite 50BG 17/016
      #66696a
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  49. Afnor

    1. Gris Clair / 1680
      #70726e
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  50. Olympic

    1. Cannon Gray D63-5
      #616a6b
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  51. AMC

    1. Khaki
      #6c6e68
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  52. Taubmans

    1. Hoya / T154-8
      #616c67
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Silhouette / T12 47.F12
      #707474
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  53. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 26132
      #6f7172
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Federal Standard 36187
      #697374
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  54. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Dark Pewter / 299
      #606865
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Pointed Rock / 324
      #646767
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  55. California Paints

    1. DE 6314 - Dark Pewter
      #606865
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. DE 6363 - Pointed Rock
      #646767
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  56. Alcro

    1. Antracit Metallic
      #6d7574
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  57. Earthborn

    1. Trilby
      #70706c
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  58. Rodda Paint

    1. Polished Pewter H148
      #646869
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  59. Colortrend

    1. Polished Pewter
      #646869
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 0493
      #637071
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  60. CIL

    1. Great Grey
      #626a6c
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 14.0%

#686e6c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686e6c foreground

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #686e6c">…</p>

#686e6c background

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #686e6c">…</p>

#686e6c shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686e6c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6844012
Binary
01101000, 01101110, 01101100
Hexadecimal
#686e6c
LRV
≈ 15.2%
Closest short hex
#666 ΔE = 3.825
RGB
rgb(104, 110, 108)
RGBA
rgba(104, 110, 108, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.323, g: 0.342, b: 0.335
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.422%, blue: 0.431%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9933204 / 0xff686e6c
HSL
hsl(160, 3%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(160, 3%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 160° (160.000), saturation: 5% (0.055), value: 43% (0.431)
HSP
hue: 160.000, saturation: 5.455%, perceived brightness: 42.357%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 165.222, S: 8.517, L: 45.876
Cubehelix
H: -209.740, S: 0.036, L: 0.423
TSL
T: -1.158, S: 0.018, L: 0.423
CMYK
cyan: 5% (0.055), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 2% (0.018), key: 57% (0.569)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 58% (0.576)
XYZ
X: 13.991, Y: 15.178, Z: 16.377
xyY
x: 0.307, y: 0.333, Y: 15.178
CIELab
L: 45.876, a: -2.706, b: 0.321
CIELuv
L: 45.876, u: -3.209, v: 0.846
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.876, C: 2.725, H: 173.230
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.876, C: 3.318, H: 165.222
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.958, a: -4.072, b: 2.347
CIECAM02
J: 35.516, C: 5.020, h: 182.597, Q: 117.415, M: 4.390, s: 19.335, H: 228.612
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.073, jaune: -0.033, green: 0.618
LMS
L: 14.113, M: 16.020, S: 16.353
YCbCr
Y: 108.752, Cb: 128.010, Cr: 125.508
YCgCo
Y: 108.000, Cg: 2.000, Co: 25.000
YDbDr
Y: 107.978, Db: 0.034, Dr: 7.564
YPbPr
Y: 108.578, Pb: -0.310, Pr: -2.908
xvYCC
Y: 109.249, Cb: 127.728, Cr: 125.446
YIQ
Y: 107.978, I: -2.932, Q: -1.891
YUV
Y: 107.978, U: 0.012, V: -3.490
Munsell Color System
5B 5/1 ΔE = 4.574
Brand Color
Deviantart ΔE = 9.304

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