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#687b8b Hex Color Code

#687b8b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #687b8b is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #687b8b is comprised of 40.78% red, 48.24% green and 54.51% blue. In the HSL color space #687b8b has a hue of 207° (degrees), 14% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.11 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#687b8b linear gradient to complementary #8a7a69

  1. #687b8b
  2. #6f7b85
  3. #757b80
  4. #7b7a7a
  5. #807a74
  6. #857a6f
  7. #8a7a69

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #526574
  2. #596c7c
  3. #617483
  4. #687b8b
  5. #6f8393
  6. #778a9a
  7. #7f92a2

Tints and Shades

#687b8b to white

  1. #687b8b
  2. #80909d
  3. #98a5b0
  4. #b1bbc3
  5. #cbd1d7
  6. #e5e8eb
  7. #ffffff

#687b8b to black

  1. #687b8b
  2. #566672
  3. #45515b
  4. #353d44
  5. #252a2f
  6. #16191b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Shady Blue 10BB 22/096
      #6a7c8a
      ΔE = 0.934 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue
      #647a8a
      ΔE = 1.013 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Medium Blue
      #6b7c92
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  3. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS941
      #67798b
      ΔE = 1.212 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  4. Jotun

    1. ★ 4072 / Blåtind
      #637989
      ΔE = 1.288 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  5. Homebase

    1. ★ Slate Grey
      #697888
      ΔE = 1.445 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  6. AMC

    1. ★ Arrowhead Silver
      #6e7b89
      ΔE = 1.687 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  7. Bristol

    1. ★ Evening Shadow / P115-C6
      #62798c
      ΔE = 1.710 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Agate Grey / P116-C5
      #71818f
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  8. CIL

    1. ★ Easton Blue
      #677785
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Pebble Drift
      #5f7684
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  9. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35164
      #6f7c8a
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. Federal Standard 16187
      #70818f
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2167 U
      #667789
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. ★ 2166 U
      #6d7e91
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 5020-R90B
      #60798b
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  12. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-36-4 Tempest Sea
      #6f7e8b
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  13. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B43 Grey Blue
      #617c8d
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Lynch B60-023-238
      #697d89
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Weathered Blue B58-020-246
      #677583
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  15. General Paint

    1. ★ Astr / CL 2275D
      #607b8c
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Portable / CL 2325D
      #627c91
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  16. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Philipsburg Blue / HC-159
      #637986
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Normandy / 2129-40
      #6e7f8a
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Canyon Blue / PPG1155-6
      #607b8e
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Freedom Found / PPG1040-6
      #657682
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  18. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Clooney
      #647684
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Thundering Clouds
      #69788b
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Retro-Colonial Blue
      #6f808d
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  20. Sico

    1. ★ 6170-52 Soho Blue
      #697a85
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  21. Taubmans

    1. ★ Charleston / T148-7
      #6a7e8a
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Silver Blueberry / T10 40H-2
      #6d8192
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  22. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8271 - Tuckers Toy
      #6a808e
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  23. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 324
      #707b89
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 323
      #727d8d
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  24. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Calvert Blue
      #6c8191
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Somerset Blue
      #5c788b
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  25. Porter Paints

    1. Canyon Blue / 550-6
      #5f7b8e
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  26. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Confederate 27-21
      #6f7c87
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  27. Ford

    1. Gray
      #6d818f
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Medium Regatta Blue
      #627486
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  28. Tikkurila

    1. 4901
      #647d8a
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 9729
      #717f91
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  29. Humbrol

    1. 144 Intermediate Blue
      #5f7688
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  30. Tollens

    1. Toits parisiens | EE110
      #607586
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  31. Glidden

    1. Freedom Found / PPG1040-6
      #657682
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Soft Blueberry
      #6f8292
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  32. Sikkens

    1. S8.15.41
      #607585
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  33. Clark+Kensington

    1. Hamptons / 1032
      #67808e
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Cat's Whiskers / 36A-4
      #627884
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  34. Dulux Australia

    1. Stolen Moment / D4
      #678192
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  35. Devoe Paint

    1. Blue Waltz / 30BB 17/158
      #627588
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Easton Blue / 10BB 18/106
      #687781
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  36. Behr

    1. Rocky Creek PPF-37
      #657b86
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Aged Blue PPPF-20
      #667d88
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  37. Olympic

    1. Silver Blueberry C48-4
      #6b8294
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  38. Crown Diamond

    1. 7323-53 Light Turbulence
      #5c788b
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  39. Kelly-Moore

    1. Scatman Blue / HL 4265-3
      #677b85
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  40. Diamond Vogel

    1. Cape Cod Bay / 0633
      #5e7585
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  41. Colortrend

    1. 0633
      #5e7585
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  42. Brillux

    1. 63.09.21
      #688293
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  43. Peintures MF

    1. Faiseur d'étoiles
      #6f818d
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  44. Caparol

    1. 63 4 200 / Verona 40
      #5c7888
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 17.5%

#687b8b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#687b8b foreground

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #687b8b">…</p>

#687b8b background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #687b8b">…</p>

#687b8b shadow

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #687b8b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6847371
Binary
01101000, 01111011, 10001011
Hexadecimal
#687b8b
LRV
≈ 19.0%
Closest short hex
#678 ΔE = 1.639
RGB
rgb(104, 123, 139)
RGBA
rgba(104, 123, 139, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.284, g: 0.336, b: 0.380
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.456%, blue: 0.545%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9929845 / 0xff687b8b
HSL
hsl(207, 14%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 14%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (207.429), saturation: 25% (0.252), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 207.429, saturation: 25.180%, perceived brightness: 46.923%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 235.591, S: 30.644, L: 50.655
Cubehelix
H: -156.960, S: 0.199, L: 0.467
TSL
T: -2.130, S: 0.066, L: 0.467
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.252), magenta: 12% (0.115), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 52% (0.518), yellow: 45% (0.455)
XYZ
X: 17.451, Y: 18.972, Z: 27.164
xyY
x: 0.274, y: 0.298, Y: 18.972
CIELab
L: 50.655, a: -3.125, b: -10.982
CIELuv
L: 50.655, u: -10.429, v: -15.227
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.655, C: 11.418, H: 254.117
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.655, C: 18.456, H: 235.591
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.557, a: -4.711, b: -6.485
CIECAM02
J: 39.902, C: 18.498, h: 239.053, Q: 124.454, M: 16.176, s: 36.052, H: 300.715
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.139, jaune: -1.908, green: 1.119
LMS
L: 16.527, M: 20.093, S: 27.023
YCbCr
Y: 118.342, Cb: 137.836, Cr: 118.523
YCgCo
Y: 122.250, Cg: 0.750, Co: 17.250
YDbDr
Y: 119.143, Db: 29.878, Dr: 28.799
YPbPr
Y: 120.105, Pb: 10.185, Pr: -10.236
xvYCC
Y: 119.149, Cb: 136.947, Cr: 119.008
YIQ
Y: 119.143, I: -16.459, Q: 0.960
YUV
Y: 119.143, U: 9.773, V: -13.285
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 5/4 ΔE = 2.048
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 8.608

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