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#686ebb Hex Color Code

#686ebb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686ebb is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #686ebb is comprised of 40.78% red, 43.14% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #686ebb has a hue of 236° (degrees), 38% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.6 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#686ebb linear gradient to complementary #b2c85b

  1. #686ebb
  2. #7c7cad
  3. #8b8b9f
  4. #979a90
  5. #a2a980
  6. #abb86f
  7. #b2c85b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5159a4
  2. #5960ab
  3. #6067b3
  4. #686ebb
  5. #7075c3
  6. #787ccb
  7. #7f84d3

Tones

  1. #686ebb
  2. #7174b4
  3. #797aae
  4. #8080a7
  5. #8786a0
  6. #8d8c99
  7. #929292

Tints and Shades

#686ebb to white

  1. #686ebb
  2. #8384c6
  3. #9c9cd2
  4. #b5b4dd
  5. #cecce9
  6. #e6e5f4
  7. #ffffff

#686ebb to black

  1. #686ebb
  2. #575b99
  3. #464979
  4. #363759
  5. #26273c
  6. #171721
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 0.391 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 1.416 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  4. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  5. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2116 C
      #6068b2
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 272 C
      #7474c1
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  14. Taubmans

    1. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 18.2%

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#686ebb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686ebb foreground

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

Scott Adams
<p style="color: #686ebb">…</p>

#686ebb background

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="background-color: #686ebb">…</p>

#686ebb shadow

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686ebb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6844091
Binary
01101000, 01101110, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#686ebb
LRV
≈ 17.7%
Closest short hex
#66b ΔE = 3.081
RGB
rgb(104, 110, 187)
RGBA
rgba(104, 110, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.259, g: 0.274, b: 0.466
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.430%, blue: 0.733%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9933125 / 0xff686ebb
HSL
hsl(236, 38%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 38%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (235.663), saturation: 44% (0.444), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 235.663, saturation: 44.385%, perceived brightness: 46.933%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.809, S: 52.097, L: 49.108
Cubehelix
H: -126.617, S: 0.567, L: 0.458
TSL
T: -2.775, S: 0.127, L: 0.459
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.444), magenta: 41% (0.412), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 20.252, Y: 17.682, Z: 49.350
xyY
x: 0.232, y: 0.203, Y: 17.682
CIELab
L: 49.108, a: 18.001, b: -41.374
CIELuv
L: 49.108, u: -7.012, v: -64.647
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.108, C: 45.120, H: 293.513
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.108, C: 65.027, H: 263.809
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.050, a: 12.381, b: -40.148
CIECAM02
J: 38.372, C: 46.555, h: 271.434, Q: 122.044, M: 40.711, s: 57.756, H: 317.213
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.367, jaune: -7.392, green: -0.230
LMS
L: 14.422, M: 16.067, S: 48.832
YCbCr
Y: 116.494, Cb: 162.691, Cr: 119.899
YCgCo
Y: 127.750, Cg: -17.750, Co: 5.250
YDbDr
Y: 116.984, Db: 105.341, Dr: 24.707
YPbPr
Y: 114.266, Pb: 39.190, Pr: -6.542
xvYCC
Y: 114.134, Cb: 162.426, Cr: 122.253
YIQ
Y: 116.984, I: -28.312, Q: 22.689
YUV
Y: 116.984, U: 34.456, V: -11.391
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.254
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.488

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