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#686f7c Hex Color Code

#686f7c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686f7c is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #686f7c is comprised of 40.78% red, 43.53% green and 48.63% blue. In the HSL color space #686f7c has a hue of 219° (degrees), 9% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.59 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #545b68
  2. #5b626e
  3. #616875
  4. #686f7c
  5. #6f7683
  6. #767d8a
  7. #7d8491

Tints and Shades

#686f7c to white

  1. #686f7c
  2. #808591
  3. #989da6
  4. #b1b4bb
  5. #cacdd1
  6. #e4e6e8
  7. #ffffff

#686f7c to black

  1. #686f7c
  2. #565c66
  3. #454952
  4. #35383e
  5. #25272b
  6. #161719
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Chrysler

    1. ★ Dark Silver
      #68707c
      ΔE = 0.680 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. ★ Silver Charcoal
      #686f77
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6207
      #6a707c
      ΔE = 0.684 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ 6201
      #68717a
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  3. Tollens

    1. ★ TF253-3
      #6a707b
      ΔE = 0.999 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.10.40
      #666f7e
      ΔE = 1.011 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. T0.10.40
      #64717b
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  5. Duron

    1. ★ Gibraltar
      #6b717f
      ΔE = 1.087 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ Grays Harbor
      #626c78
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  6. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 6010-R70B
      #66707c
      ΔE = 1.174 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  7. Jotun

    1. ★ 4594 / Blå Harmoni
      #6b717c
      ΔE = 1.227 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 4638 / Byge
      #667078
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  8. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Cast Iron / 38A-4
      #66707b
      ΔE = 1.484 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  9. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Regency 70BB 19/098
      #6a7080
      ΔE = 1.537 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. ★ 4191 First Class 50BB 17/096
      #636b7a
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Garrison Gray
      #646d78
      ΔE = 1.595 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Gray
      #71727c
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Sphere / T12 41.G10
      #6b7381
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  12. Bristol

    1. ★ Blue Sphere / P229-N6
      #6b7381
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7546 U
      #67707a
      ΔE = 1.653 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. 2363 U
      #6f6e7d
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  14. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Passing By / NP N 1961 D
      #6c6f7e
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Fountain Blue / NP N 1968 D
      #676e81
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  15. Behr

    1. ★ Winter Sky FF60-2
      #676f80
      ΔE = 1.766 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Deep Shale PPF-38
      #69737b
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Live On 4Th 7120-1
      #64707c
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Alley Cat / PPG1043-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  17. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Moon Waves / 50BB 17/126
      #6a7382
      ΔE = 1.798 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Arden Forge / 70BB 15/081
      #686a73
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  18. Sto

    1. ★ 34331
      #6c6e7d
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. ★ 35131
      #697483
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  19. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Light Gray
      #637080
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Pewter Gray
      #6b737b
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  20. Glidden

    1. ★ Favorite Denim Blue / 30BB 17/094
      #697283
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Alley Cat / PPG1043-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  21. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Romantic Mood / 8263
      #646f79
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Made in the Shade / 8255
      #6b727a
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  22. Berger

    1. ★ Romantic Mood / 8263
      #646f79
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. ★ Gray Whale Cove / 8247
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  23. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Romantic Mood
      #646f79
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Made in the Shade
      #6b727a
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  24. CIL

    1. ★ Arden Forge
      #676a77
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  25. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 677 - Dark weatherwork grey
      #686c75
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  26. General Paint

    1. ★ Innuendo / CL 2395D
      #6f7381
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Grayling / CL 3146D
      #667179
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  27. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Flirty Fran / 7230
      #626e7f
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  28. Fired Earth

    1. ★ Tempest
      #616a77
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  29. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Smoky Pitch
      #69727b
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Denim
      #627082
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  30. Crown Paint

    1. New York
      #6e6e7a
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  31. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Draw Your Sword / 385
      #6c7179
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Wharf View / 333
      #65737e
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  32. California Paints

    1. DE 6348 - Draw Your Sword
      #6c7179
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. DEC 799 - Wharf View
      #65737e
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  33. Colortrend

    1. Denim
      #606b77
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. 0507
      #68737c
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  34. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 811
      #606a79
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. 7324-53 Blue Tulip
      #606e7a
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  36. Diamond Vogel

    1. Overlook / 1319
      #717481
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Deep Lagoon / 0507
      #68737c
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  37. Ford

    1. Steel Gray
      #686f82
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  38. Humbrol

    1. 79 Blue Grey
      #616974
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  39. Sico

    1. 6172-63 Dark Rachmaninoff
      #677184
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  40. AMC

    1. Bali Blue
      #60707f
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  41. Coronado Paint

    1. 8247 - Gray Whale Cove
      #696d74
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  42. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.870 #158
      #68727a
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  43. Benjamin Moore

    1. Amethyst Shadow / 1441
      #6f7283
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  44. Porter Paints

    1. Alley Cat / 545-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  45. Resene

    1. Weathered Blue B58-020-246
      #677583
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  46. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Granite Peak - 6250
      #606b75
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  47. Olympic

    1. Alley Cat D46-5
      #646873
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  48. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 36118
      #676c73
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 14.8%

#686f7c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686f7c foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #686f7c">…</p>

#686f7c background

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #686f7c">…</p>

#686f7c shadow

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686f7c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6844284
Binary
01101000, 01101111, 01111100
Hexadecimal
#686f7c
LRV
≈ 15.8%
Closest short hex
#678 ΔE = 3.912
RGB
rgb(104, 111, 124)
RGBA
rgba(104, 111, 124, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.307, g: 0.327, b: 0.366
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.428%, blue: 0.486%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9932932 / 0xff686f7c
HSL
hsl(219, 9%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(219, 9%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 219° (219.000), saturation: 16% (0.161), value: 49% (0.486)
HSP
hue: 219.000, saturation: 16.129%, perceived brightness: 43.349%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.598, S: 15.681, L: 46.667
Cubehelix
H: -143.224, S: 0.120, L: 0.433
TSL
T: -2.061, S: 0.036, L: 0.433
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.161), magenta: 10% (0.105), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 51% (0.514)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 56% (0.565), yellow: 51% (0.514)
XYZ
X: 15.031, Y: 15.767, Z: 21.316
xyY
x: 0.288, y: 0.303, Y: 15.767
CIELab
L: 46.667, a: 0.268, b: -8.084
CIELuv
L: 46.667, u: -4.409, v: -11.250
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.667, C: 8.088, H: 271.897
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.667, C: 12.083, H: 248.598
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.708, a: -1.920, b: -4.033
CIECAM02
J: 36.231, C: 12.756, h: 254.166, Q: 118.591, M: 11.155, s: 30.670, H: 308.092
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.132, jaune: -1.451, green: 0.430
LMS
L: 14.326, M: 16.319, S: 21.222
YCbCr
Y: 110.824, Cb: 134.743, Cr: 124.004
YCgCo
Y: 112.500, Cg: -1.500, Co: 21.000
YDbDr
Y: 110.389, Db: 20.479, Dr: 12.152
YPbPr
Y: 110.445, Pb: 7.305, Pr: -4.098
xvYCC
Y: 110.853, Cb: 134.417, Cr: 124.400
YIQ
Y: 110.389, I: -8.346, Q: 2.565
YUV
Y: 110.389, U: 6.699, V: -5.605
Munsell Color System
10B 5/2 ΔE = 4.619
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 8.972

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