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#687c9b Hex Color Code

#687c9b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #687c9b is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #687c9b is comprised of 40.78% red, 48.63% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #687c9b has a hue of 216° (degrees), 20% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.81 nm.

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#687c9b linear gradient to complementary #9a8d69

  1. #687c9b
  2. #737f93
  3. #7c818b
  4. #858482
  5. #8c877a
  6. #938a72
  7. #9a8d69

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #516683
  2. #596d8b
  3. #607493
  4. #687c9b
  5. #7084a3
  6. #778bab
  7. #7f93b3

Tints and Shades

#687c9b to white

  1. #687c9b
  2. #8191ab
  3. #99a6bb
  4. #b2bbcc
  5. #cbd1dd
  6. #e5e8ee
  7. #ffffff

#687c9b to black

  1. #687c9b
  2. #56667f
  3. #455265
  4. #353e4b
  5. #252b33
  6. #17191d
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0590
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 0.350 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. 0591
      #627697
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  2. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Madonna Blue / 0590
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 0.350 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Blue Jacket / 0591
      #627697
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 5 240 / Pacific 15
      #647c9c
      ΔE = 0.917 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. ★ 65 8 240 / Pacific 65
      #6880a0
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6167
      #6c7c99
      ΔE = 1.015 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 6166
      #73819b
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  5. General Paint

    1. ★ Amity / CL 2365D
      #687c97
      ΔE = 1.414 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. ★ Heron / CL 2375D
      #6b80a3
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #6c7a98
      ΔE = 1.493 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Medium Blue
      #6b7c92
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  7. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-37-5 Adrift
      #667d99
      ΔE = 1.522 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #657c98
      ΔE = 1.540 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  9. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Blueberry Hill / 38B-6
      #6a7c9f
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  10. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Walsingham
      #6880a1
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  11. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Searching Blue - 6536
      #6c7f9a
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  12. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7223 - Premiere Purple
      #6d7a99
      ΔE = 1.804 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  13. AMC

    1. ★ Brisbane Light Blue
      #6e7f9a
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Diamond Blue
      #6a7e96
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  14. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7354-53 Lavender in a Bottle
      #657894
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  15. Dulux

    1. ★ 50BB 22/199
      #6c81a0
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. 50BB 18/216
      #5e7697
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  16. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 25177
      #647d99
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  17. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Prague Purple
      #6e80a1
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Noble Blue / 50BB 18/216
      #627593
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 647 U
      #5f7a9d
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. 2160 U
      #5e7895
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  19. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bay View / 372
      #6a819e
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  20. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5886 - Bay View
      #6a819e
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  21. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Smoke-N / 0616
      #6f809b
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  22. Resene

    1. ★ Steel Blue M70-041-245
      #607c9a
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  23. Ford

    1. ★ Indigo Blue
      #647e9a
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Jamaican Blue
      #71829d
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  24. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / 7222
      #687793
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  25. Taubmans

    1. ★ Berkshire / T64-7
      #6681a2
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Blueberry Patch / T10 38F-1
      #64789d
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  26. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B42 Purple Blue
      #5e7999
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  27. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4030-R80B
      #617fa2
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  28. KILZ

    1. ★ Delirious / B772
      #6e7997
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Atlantic Ocean / B892
      #6480a4
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  29. Tollens

    1. T2009-4
      #677696
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  30. Little Greene

    1. Pale Lupin
      #6c7892
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  31. Kansai Paint

    1. Wild Iris
      #657da4
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  32. Glidden

    1. Prairie Kitchen Blue / 30BB 22/144
      #718099
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  33. Plascon

    1. Night Dove B3-E2-1
      #5c7898
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  34. Duron

    1. Searching Blue
      #6b7da3
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  35. Volkswagen

    1. Nebio Blue
      #6f82a4
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  36. Kelly-Moore

    1. Sea of Marma / KM3126-3
      #607e9b
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  37. Valspar Paint

    1. Aurora Borealis R170B
      #637592
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. All for Naught R171B
      #607692
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  38. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Grotto / D2
      #7381a0
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  39. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10701
      #717e95
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  40. Behr

    1. Carousel EIC-16
      #707992
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Approaching Storm FF67-2
      #6a7b91
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  41. ICI Paints

    1. Empire 50BB 22/143
      #6a788f
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 18.5%

#687c9b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#687c9b foreground

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #687c9b">…</p>

#687c9b background

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="background-color: #687c9b">…</p>

#687c9b shadow

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #687c9b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6847643
Binary
01101000, 01111100, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#687c9b
LRV
≈ 19.7%
Closest short hex
#679 ΔE = 2.235
RGB
rgb(104, 124, 155)
RGBA
rgba(104, 124, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.272, g: 0.324, b: 0.405
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.464%, blue: 0.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9929573 / 0xff687c9b
HSL
hsl(216, 20%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(216, 20%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 216° (216.471), saturation: 33% (0.329), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 216.471, saturation: 32.903%, perceived brightness: 48.027%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.046, S: 36.082, L: 51.524
Cubehelix
H: -146.116, S: 0.298, L: 0.476
TSL
T: -1.959, S: 0.084, L: 0.477
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.329), magenta: 20% (0.200), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 51% (0.514), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 18.831, Y: 19.724, Z: 33.819
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.273, Y: 19.724
CIELab
L: 51.524, a: 0.434, b: -19.025
CIELuv
L: 51.524, u: -11.277, v: -27.975
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.524, C: 19.030, H: 271.307
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.524, C: 30.163, H: 248.046
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.412, a: -2.034, b: -14.060
CIECAM02
J: 40.715, C: 26.420, h: 252.575, Q: 125.715, M: 23.104, s: 42.869, H: 307.290
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.193, jaune: -3.308, green: 0.970
LMS
L: 16.781, M: 20.438, S: 33.582
YCbCr
Y: 120.414, Cb: 144.569, Cr: 117.019
YCgCo
Y: 126.750, Cg: -2.750, Co: 13.250
YDbDr
Y: 121.554, Db: 50.323, Dr: 33.387
YPbPr
Y: 121.972, Pb: 17.800, Pr: -11.426
xvYCC
Y: 120.752, Cb: 143.636, Cr: 117.963
YIQ
Y: 121.554, I: -21.873, Q: 5.416
YUV
Y: 121.554, U: 16.460, V: -15.400
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/6 ΔE = 2.969
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 7.167

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