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#687c9c Hex Color Code

#687c9c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #687c9c is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #687c9c is comprised of 40.78% red, 48.63% green and 61.18% blue. In the HSL color space #687c9c has a hue of 217° (degrees), 21% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.59 nm.

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#687c9c linear gradient to complementary #9b8d69

  1. #687c9c
  2. #737f94
  3. #7d818b
  4. #858483
  5. #8d877a
  6. #948a72
  7. #9b8d69

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #516684
  2. #596d8c
  3. #607494
  4. #687c9c
  5. #7084a4
  6. #778bac
  7. #7f93b4

Tints and Shades

#687c9c to white

  1. #687c9c
  2. #8191ac
  3. #99a6bc
  4. #b2bbcd
  5. #cbd1dd
  6. #e5e8ee
  7. #ffffff

#687c9c to black

  1. #687c9c
  2. #566680
  3. #455265
  4. #353e4c
  5. #252b33
  6. #17191d
  7. #000000

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Paints

Exact Matching Paints

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 5 240 / Pacific 15
      #647c9c
      ΔE = 0.992 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. ★ H 514 / Alemannischgrau
      #707c98
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6167
      #6c7c99
      ΔE = 1.155 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  3. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #6c7a98
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. ★ Medium Blue Gray
      #657895
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  4. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Walsingham
      #6880a1
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  5. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7223 - Premiere Purple
      #6d7a99
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  6. General Paint

    1. ★ Amity / CL 2365D
      #687c97
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. ★ Heron / CL 2375D
      #6b80a3
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  7. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-37-5 Adrift
      #667d99
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #657c98
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ 50BB 22/199
      #6c81a0
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. 50BB 18/216
      #5e7697
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  10. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Searching Blue - 6536
      #6c7f9a
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  11. AMC

    1. ★ Brisbane Light Blue
      #6e7f9a
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Diamond Blue
      #6a7e96
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  12. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7354-53 Lavender in a Bottle
      #657894
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Payne's Grey
      #6c7994
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Faded Denim
      #6c83a4
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Berkshire / T64-7
      #6681a2
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Night Sail / T65-7
      #6f809a
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  15. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 25177
      #647d99
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  16. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Prague Purple / 50BB 22/199
      #70809c
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Noble Blue / 50BB 18/216
      #627593
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  17. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4030-R80B
      #617fa2
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  18. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Wild Iris
      #657da4
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  19. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5886 - Bay View
      #6a819e
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bay View / 372
      #6a819e
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  21. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / 7222
      #687793
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  22. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Smoke-N / 0616
      #6f809b
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  23. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B42 Purple Blue
      #5e7999
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  24. Resene

    1. Steel Blue M70-041-245
      #607c9a
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  25. Duron

    1. Searching Blue
      #6b7da3
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. Blue Jacket / 0591
      #627697
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  27. Colortrend

    1. 0591
      #627697
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  28. Tollens

    1. T2009-4
      #677696
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  29. Ford

    1. Indigo Blue
      #647e9a
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Jamaican Blue
      #71829d
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  30. Volkswagen

    1. Nebio Blue
      #6f82a4
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  31. Little Greene

    1. Pale Lupin
      #6c7892
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  32. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Grotto / D2
      #7381a0
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  33. Plascon

    1. Night Dove B3-E2-1
      #5c7898
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  34. CIL

    1. Noble Blue
      #607598
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  35. Kelly-Moore

    1. Sea of Marma / KM3126-3
      #607e9b
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 19.8%

#687c9c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#687c9c foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #687c9c">…</p>

#687c9c 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: #687c9c">…</p>

#687c9c shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #687c9c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6847644
Binary
01101000, 01111100, 10011100
Hexadecimal
#687c9c
LRV
≈ 19.8%
Closest short hex
#679 ΔE = 2.081
RGB
rgb(104, 124, 156)
RGBA
rgba(104, 124, 156, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.271, g: 0.323, b: 0.406
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.464%, blue: 0.612%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9929572 / 0xff687c9c
HSL
hsl(217, 21%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 21%%, 51%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (216.923), saturation: 33% (0.333), value: 61% (0.612)
HSP
hue: 216.923, saturation: 33.333%, perceived brightness: 48.084%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.589, S: 36.376, L: 51.562
Cubehelix
H: -145.593, S: 0.305, L: 0.477
TSL
T: -1.977, S: 0.085, L: 0.477
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.333), magenta: 21% (0.205), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.388)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 51% (0.514), yellow: 39% (0.388)
XYZ
X: 18.916, Y: 19.758, Z: 34.263
xyY
x: 0.259, y: 0.271, Y: 19.758
CIELab
L: 51.562, a: 0.703, b: -19.549
CIELuv
L: 51.562, u: -11.302, v: -28.824
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.562, C: 19.561, H: 272.059
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.562, C: 30.961, H: 248.589
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.450, a: -1.827, b: -14.587
CIECAM02
J: 40.750, C: 26.931, h: 253.181, Q: 125.770, M: 23.551, s: 43.273, H: 307.595
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.196, jaune: -3.401, green: 0.958
LMS
L: 16.785, M: 20.439, S: 34.020
YCbCr
Y: 120.512, Cb: 145.008, Cr: 116.948
YCgCo
Y: 127.000, Cg: -3.000, Co: 13.000
YDbDr
Y: 121.668, Db: 51.656, Dr: 33.604
YPbPr
Y: 122.044, Pb: 18.300, Pr: -11.472
xvYCC
Y: 120.814, Cb: 144.075, Cr: 117.923
YIQ
Y: 121.668, I: -22.195, Q: 5.727
YUV
Y: 121.668, U: 16.896, V: -15.500
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/6 ΔE = 2.958
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 7.182

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