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#687b8a Hex Color Code

#687b8a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #687b8a is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #687b8a is comprised of 40.78% red, 48.24% green and 54.12% blue. In the HSL color space #687b8a has a hue of 206° (degrees), 14% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.48 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#687b8a linear gradient to complementary #88796a

  1. #687b8a
  2. #6e7b85
  3. #747a7f
  4. #7a7a7a
  5. #7f7a75
  6. #84796f
  7. #88796a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #526573
  2. #596c7b
  3. #617482
  4. #687b8a
  5. #6f8392
  6. #778a99
  7. #7e92a1

Tints and Shades

#687b8a to white

  1. #687b8a
  2. #80909d
  3. #98a5b0
  4. #b1bbc3
  5. #cbd1d7
  6. #e5e8eb
  7. #ffffff

#687b8a to black

  1. #687b8a
  2. #566672
  3. #45515a
  4. #353d44
  5. #252a2e
  6. #16191b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Shady Blue 10BB 22/096
      #6a7c8a
      ΔE = 0.625 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue
      #647a8a
      ΔE = 0.977 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. ★ Dark Silver
      #6c7a86
      ΔE = 1.603 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  3. Jotun

    1. ★ 4072 / Blåtind
      #637989
      ΔE = 1.253 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. 5047 / Tunhovd
      #5e7986
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  4. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS941
      #67798b
      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. CAS925
      #617c88
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  5. Homebase

    1. ★ Slate Grey
      #697888
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  6. CIL

    1. ★ Easton Blue
      #677785
      ΔE = 1.614 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Pebble Drift
      #5f7684
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Lynch B60-023-238
      #697d89
      ΔE = 1.624 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Weathered Blue B58-020-246
      #677583
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  8. AMC

    1. ★ Arrowhead Silver
      #6e7b89
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Slate Blue
      #647580
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  9. Sico

    1. ★ 6170-52 Soho Blue
      #697a85
      ΔE = 1.754 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Philipsburg Blue / HC-159
      #637986
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Normandy / 2129-40
      #6e7f8a
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Charleston / T148-7
      #6a7e8a
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Silver Blueberry / T10 40H-2
      #6d8192
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  12. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35164
      #6f7c8a
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. Federal Standard 16187
      #70818f
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-36-4 Tempest Sea
      #6f7e8b
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  14. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Clooney
      #647684
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  15. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B43 Grey Blue
      #617c8d
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  16. Bristol

    1. ★ Evening Shadow / P115-C6
      #62798c
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Agate Grey / P116-C5
      #71818f
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  17. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8271 - Tuckers Toy
      #6a808e
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  18. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 5020-R90B
      #60798b
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  19. General Paint

    1. ★ Astr / CL 2275D
      #607b8c
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Portable / CL 2325D
      #627c91
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  20. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4901
      #647d8a
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 9729
      #717f91
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  21. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Confederate 27-21
      #6f7c87
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  22. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 324
      #707b89
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 323
      #727d8d
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Canyon Blue / PPG1155-6
      #607b8e
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Freedom Found / PPG1040-6
      #657682
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  24. Glidden

    1. Freedom Found / PPG1040-6
      #657682
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Soft Blueberry
      #6f8292
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  25. GM / General Motors

    1. Calvert Blue
      #6c8191
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Somerset Blue
      #5c788b
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  26. Ford

    1. Gray
      #6d818f
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  27. Kelly-Moore

    1. Scatman Blue / HL 4265-3
      #677b85
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  28. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2166 U
      #6d7e91
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Metallic 8201
      #6b828f
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  29. Behr

    1. Aged Blue PPPF-20
      #667d88
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Frosted Blue PIC-21
      #6d808a
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  30. Porter Paints

    1. Canyon Blue / 550-6
      #5f7b8e
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Sheffield Gray / 549-6
      #6a7680
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  31. Valspar Paint

    1. Thundering Clouds
      #69788b
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Belle Grove Victory Blue
      #688291
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  32. Sikkens

    1. S8.15.41
      #607585
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  33. Devoe Paint

    1. Easton Blue / 10BB 18/106
      #687781
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Blue Waltz / 30BB 17/158
      #627588
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  34. Humbrol

    1. 144 Intermediate Blue
      #5f7688
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  35. Dulux Australia

    1. Stolen Moment / D4
      #678192
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  36. Tollens

    1. Toits parisiens | EE110
      #607586
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  37. Peintures MF

    1. Faiseur d'étoiles
      #6f818d
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Lotus
      #6f7a83
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  38. Dulux

    1. 90BG 17/120
      #5f7784
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  39. Dutch Boy

    1. Boardwalk Blue
      #71808b
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  40. Diamond Vogel

    1. Cape Cod Bay / 0633
      #5e7585
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  41. Colortrend

    1. 0633
      #5e7585
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  42. Caparol

    1. 63 4 200 / Verona 40
      #5c7888
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  43. California Paints

    1. DE 5823 - Mica Creek
      #70828f
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  44. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Mica Creek / 426
      #70828f
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  45. Olympic

    1. Silver Blueberry C48-4
      #6b8294
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  46. Brillux

    1. 63.06.21
      #727d87
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. 63.09.21
      #688293
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  47. Crown Diamond

    1. 7323-53 Light Turbulence
      #5c788b
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 17.6%

#687b8a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#687b8a foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #687b8a">…</p>

#687b8a background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #687b8a">…</p>

#687b8a shadow

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #687b8a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6847370
Binary
01101000, 01111011, 10001010
Hexadecimal
#687b8a
LRV
≈ 18.9%
Closest short hex
#678 ΔE = 1.835
RGB
rgb(104, 123, 138)
RGBA
rgba(104, 123, 138, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.285, g: 0.337, b: 0.378
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.456%, blue: 0.541%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9929846 / 0xff687b8a
HSL
hsl(206, 14%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 14%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (206.471), saturation: 25% (0.246), value: 54% (0.541)
HSP
hue: 206.471, saturation: 24.638%, perceived brightness: 46.872%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 234.144, S: 30.343, L: 50.621
Cubehelix
H: -158.137, S: 0.193, L: 0.466
TSL
T: -2.099, S: 0.065, L: 0.467
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.246), magenta: 11% (0.109), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 46% (0.459)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 52% (0.518), yellow: 46% (0.459)
XYZ
X: 17.378, Y: 18.943, Z: 26.781
xyY
x: 0.275, y: 0.300, Y: 18.943
CIELab
L: 50.621, a: -3.373, b: -10.446
CIELuv
L: 50.621, u: -10.404, v: -14.395
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.621, C: 10.977, H: 252.104
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.621, C: 17.761, H: 234.144
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.524, a: -4.896, b: -6.015
CIECAM02
J: 39.870, C: 18.009, h: 237.530, Q: 124.404, M: 15.749, s: 35.580, H: 300.000
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.136, jaune: -1.816, green: 1.134
LMS
L: 16.524, M: 20.093, S: 26.646
YCbCr
Y: 118.244, Cb: 137.397, Cr: 118.594
YCgCo
Y: 122.000, Cg: 1.000, Co: 17.500
YDbDr
Y: 119.029, Db: 28.545, Dr: 28.582
YPbPr
Y: 120.033, Pb: 9.685, Pr: -10.190
xvYCC
Y: 119.087, Cb: 136.508, Cr: 119.049
YIQ
Y: 119.029, I: -16.138, Q: 0.649
YUV
Y: 119.029, U: 9.337, V: -13.185
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 5/4 ΔE = 2.192
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 8.834

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