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RAL 280 50 20 / #687698 Hex Color Code

#687698 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #687698 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #687698 is comprised of 40.78% red, 46.27% green and 59.61% blue. In the HSL color space #687698 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 19% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.22 nm.

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  1. The multi Denominational Church of St Nicholas on a shore closeup in Paphos, Cyprus
  2. Public park in the Hague, Netherlands
  3. Sheringham Park with scudding clouds

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Color Schemes

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#687698 linear gradient to complementary #999267

  1. #687698
  2. #727a90
  3. #7c7f88
  4. #848480
  5. #8b8878
  6. #928d70
  7. #999267

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #526181
  2. #596889
  3. #616f90
  4. #687698
  5. #6f7da0
  6. #7785a7
  7. #7e8caf

Tones

  1. #687698
  2. #6d7894
  3. #717990
  4. #757b8c
  5. #797d88
  6. #7d7e84
  7. #808080

Tints and Shades

#687698 to white

  1. #687698
  2. #808ba9
  3. #99a1b9
  4. #b2b8ca
  5. #cbcfdc
  6. #e5e7ed
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#687698 to black

  1. #687698
  2. #56627d
  3. #454e63
  4. #353b4a
  5. #252932
  6. #17181c
  7. #000000 / #000

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    1. ★ T2009-4
      #677696
      ΔE = 0.784 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. T2009-3
      #5f6a8d
      ΔE = 4.654 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  2. Auro

    1. ★ Anemone
      #6c7696
      ΔE = 1.070 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 19B / 19B Schwarz+Chinaseide1/1
      #687498
      ΔE = 1.113 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. ★ 55 / 55 Silbergrau
      #607494
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  4. Nerolac

    1. ★ Commadore - 2356
      #677394
      ΔE = 1.196 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Wild Iris - 2335
      #6f7296
      ΔE = 3.166 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  5. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 251
      #6a7498
      ΔE = 1.429 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 304
      #6775a1
      ΔE = 3.240 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  6. ECOS Paints

    1. ★ Blue Jacket (0591)
      #627697
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Madonna Blue (0590)
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  7. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Frescoe Sky / 7694
      #63749b
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Yin Yang / 7477
      #777d96
      ΔE = 4.374 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cry Me a River R169B
      #6b7392
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Indigo Dreams R182B
      #6d7288
      ΔE = 4.167 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  9. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7223 - Premiere Purple
      #6d7a99
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. 7198 - Plum Berry
      #6e7299
      ΔE = 3.420 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  10. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Icy Burgundy / 9174
      #627696
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Deep Sea Blue / 9159
      #7483a1
      ΔE = 5.131 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6412
      #657193
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 6173
      #5e7094
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  12. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #6c7a98
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Pale Iris
      #66758e
      ΔE = 3.160 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  13. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Ocean Night / 318
      #637195
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Clean Slate / 235
      #577396
      ΔE = 3.793 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  14. Sto

    1. ★ 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 34401
      #617cab
      ΔE = 4.693 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  15. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / 7222
      #687793
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Vintage Velvet / 7190
      #6f7085
      ΔE = 5.114 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  16. Behr

    1. ★ Sleepy Hollow FF14-1
      #6f799e
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Royal Fortune S560-5
      #737793
      ΔE = 3.015 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  17. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Noble Blue / 50BB 18/216
      #627593
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 3.988 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  18. Clark+Kensington

    1. Blueberry Hill / 38B-6
      #6a7c9f
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Cocktail Hour / 39B-6
      #727ca1
      ΔE = 3.141 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  19. Glidden

    1. Noble Blue / 50BB 18/216
      #63729a
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Creamy Blueberry / 50BB 22/199
      #717ea4
      ΔE = 3.592 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  20. Kelly-Moore

    1. Sorcerer / KM956-D
      #72789b
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Harbor Blue / KM3111-3
      #617dab
      ΔE = 4.689 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  21. Little Greene

    1. Pale Lupin
      #6c7892
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Peep
      #79829f
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  22. Diamond Vogel

    1. Madonna Blue / 0590
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Blue Depths / 0626
      #65778d
      ΔE = 4.528 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  23. Colortrend

    1. 0590
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 4.904 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  24. Opulence

    1. Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  25. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R80B
      #6378a2
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. S 4020-R80B
      #636f8a
      ΔE = 3.582 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  26. ICI Paints

    1. 4222 Starry Sky 70BB 21/147
      #6a738d
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. 4245 Purple Wish 90BB 21/220
      #6c7298
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  27. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Blue
      #5e739c
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Steel Blue
      #687289
      ΔE = 3.781 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  28. General Paint

    1. Byblos / CL 2416A
      #717493
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Heron / CL 2375D
      #6b80a3
      ΔE = 3.865 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  29. Duron

    1. Searching Blue
      #6b7da3
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. Distance
      #61728e
      ΔE = 3.064 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  30. Taubmans

    1. Night Palace / T65-8
      #65758f
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Grape Aura / T10 38I-1
      #626c86
      ΔE = 4.656 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  31. Wattyl

    1. Purple Pansy / D81W
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 3.110 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 4.857 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  32. New Look

    1. Dang / G38-04
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 3.110 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 4.857 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  33. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 3.177 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Blue Cloud / PPG1164-6
      #627188
      ΔE = 4.442 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  34. Resene

    1. Panorama B58-045-260
      #597499
      ΔE = 3.245 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Waikawa Grey B56-043-263
      #5b6e91
      ΔE = 3.674 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  35. Scib Paints

    1. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 3.260 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 4.370 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  36. Berger

    1. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 3.260 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Sea of Marma / 7303
      #587797
      ΔE = 4.391 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  37. Vista Paint

    1. Premiere Purple
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 3.260 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Sea of Marma
      #587797
      ΔE = 4.391 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  38. Kansai Paint

    1. Wild Iris
      #657da4
      ΔE = 3.281 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  39. Levis

    1. Shady Purple A50
      #5c7291
      ΔE = 3.329 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  40. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c5
      #6f7ba4
      ΔE = 3.338 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 37-c7
      #5f6a8e
      ΔE = 4.679 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  41. Dutch Boy

    1. Mystical
      #5b7494
      ΔE = 3.358 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Twilight Navy
      #597395
      ΔE = 3.471 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  42. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 3.418 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 4-37-5 Adrift
      #667d99
      ΔE = 4.062 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  43. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B42 Purple Blue
      #5e7999
      ΔE = 3.461 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  44. Earthpaint

    1. 4-39-5 Vineyard Shadow
      #64708a
      ΔE = 3.517 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. 4-40-5 Smokey Concord
      #76778e
      ΔE = 4.490 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  45. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Nova / 825 / CC-860
      #5c6e93
      ΔE = 3.560 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Yin Yang / 824
      #6b83a9
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  46. California Paints

    1. DE 5914 - Bossa Nova Blue
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 3.589 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. DE 5880 - Clean Slate
      #577396
      ΔE = 3.793 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  47. RAL

    1. RAL 270 50 15
      #697991
      ΔE = 3.626 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. RAL 260 50 15
      #62788e
      ΔE = 5.229 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  48. Plascon

    1. Night Dove B3-E2-1
      #5c7898
      ΔE = 3.674 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 4.896 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  49. Dulux

    1. 90BB 21/220
      #767b9f
      ΔE = 3.690 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 50BB 22/199
      #6c81a0
      ΔE = 4.426 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  50. Crown Paint

    1. Blue Dark
      #5c708e
      ΔE = 3.707 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  51. Fired Earth

    1. Beach Hut
      #5e6d8e
      ΔE = 3.710 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  52. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 3.810 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Gala Glitter / NP PB 1462 D
      #79778f
      ΔE = 5.034 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  53. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 3.861 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4030-R80B
      #617fa2
      ΔE = 4.488 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  54. Pantone / PMS

    1. 20-0128 TPM / Violaceous
      #737397
      ΔE = 3.862 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. 17-4027 TCX
      #5879a2
      ΔE = 4.091 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  55. Bristol

    1. Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 3.881 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Grape Haze / P102-C6
      #636d85
      ΔE = 4.746 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  56. Sikkens

    1. U0.20.40
      #5a708f
      ΔE = 3.898 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. T4.20.39
      #5d758d
      ΔE = 5.132 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  57. Peintures MF

    1. DD406-5
      #5e6c8c
      ΔE = 4.094 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. DD413-4
      #5d7792
      ΔE = 4.489 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  58. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 4.121 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  59. AMC

    1. Brisbane Light Blue
      #6e7f9a
      ΔE = 4.141 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Berkeley Blue
      #62768d
      ΔE = 4.577 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  60. Albany Paint

    1. Walsingham
      #6880a1
      ΔE = 4.162 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  61. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 4.177 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 7326-63 Ballroom Blue
      #5d768f
      ΔE = 4.938 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  62. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 4.196 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Moonlit Stroll 27-12
      #55799d
      ΔE = 4.802 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  63. Flügger

    1. Antikblå (U-572)
      #637289
      ΔE = 4.242 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  64. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Searching Blue - 6536
      #6c7f9a
      ΔE = 4.276 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Soulful Blue - 6543
      #757c91
      ΔE = 4.795 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  65. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Grotto / D2
      #7381a0
      ΔE = 4.358 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  66. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25177
      #647d99
      ΔE = 4.386 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  67. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 4.414 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Jamaican Blue
      #71829d
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  68. KILZ

    1. Atlantic Ocean / B892
      #6480a4
      ΔE = 4.424 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Heartbroken / B901
      #567494
      ΔE = 4.496 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  69. Volkswagen

    1. Nebio Blue
      #6f82a4
      ΔE = 4.555 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Regatta Blue
      #547aa4
      ΔE = 4.980 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  70. CIL

    1. Moon Waves
      #697387
      ΔE = 4.568 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Blue Waltz
      #60758c
      ΔE = 4.848 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  71. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10701
      #717e95
      ΔE = 4.597 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. CF10702
      #6c7184
      ΔE = 5.097 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  72. Brillux

    1. 51.09.21
      #7a7b96
      ΔE = 4.597 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 54.09.21
      #767e94
      ΔE = 4.962 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  73. Olympic

    1. King's Robe A46-5
      #5c7aa9
      ΔE = 4.644 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Great Grape C45-5
      #686e84
      ΔE = 4.866 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  74. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Haze / 446-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 4.831 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Great Grape / 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 4.965 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  75. Audi

    1. Azores Blue Metallic / LA5V
      #62788f
      ΔE = 4.892 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  76. Humbrol

    1. 96 Raf Blue
      #597793
      ΔE = 5.098 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  77. Crayola

    1. Dolphin Gray
      #6f7285
      ΔE = 5.121 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  78. Sico

    1. 6172-63 Dark Rachmaninoff
      #677184
      ΔE = 5.166 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  79. FolkArt

    1. Gentle Violet / 2435
      #6482a7
      ΔE = 5.180 / LRV ≈ 21.5%

#687698 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#687698 foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #687698">…</p>

#687698 background

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

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #687698">…</p>

#687698 shadow

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #687698">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6846104
Binary
01101000, 01110110, 10011000
Hexadecimal
#687698
LRV
≈ 18.2%
Closest short hex
#679 ΔE = 0.772
RGB
rgb(104, 118, 152)
RGBA
rgba(104, 118, 152, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.278, g: 0.316, b: 0.406
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 45.035%, blue: 59.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9931112 / 0xff687698
HSL
hsl(222, 19%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 19%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.500), saturation: 32% (0.316), value: 60% (0.596)
HSP
hue: 222.500, saturation: 31.579%, perceived brightness: 46.469%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.790, S: 31.292, L: 49.697
Cubehelix
H: -139.365, S: 0.292, L: 0.461
TSL
T: -2.208, S: 0.078, L: 0.462
CMYK
cyan: 32% (0.316), magenta: 22% (0.224), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.404)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 54% (0.537), yellow: 40% (0.404)
XYZ
X: 17.853, Y: 18.166, Z: 32.265
xyY
x: 0.261, y: 0.266, Y: 18.166
CIELab
L: 49.697, a: 3.172, b: -20.068
CIELuv
L: 49.697, u: -8.644, v: -29.733
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.697, C: 20.317, H: 278.982
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.697, C: 30.964, H: 253.790
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.622, a: 0.181, b: -15.048
CIECAM02
J: 38.996, C: 26.637, h: 259.890, Q: 123.033, M: 23.294, s: 43.512, H: 311.029
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.208, jaune: -3.514, green: 0.578
LMS
L: 15.647, M: 18.473, S: 32.030
YCbCr
Y: 117.096, Cb: 144.998, Cr: 119.440
YCoCg
Y: 123.000, Cg: -5.000, Co: 14.000
YDbDr
Y: 117.690, Db: 51.622, Dr: 26.040
YPbPr
Y: 117.466, Pb: 18.610, Pr: -8.564
xvYCC
Y: 116.883, Cb: 144.348, Cr: 120.477
YIQ
Y: 117.690, I: -19.263, Q: 7.618
YUV
Y: 117.690, U: 16.885, V: -12.010
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 4.514
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 7.104

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