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#6b686e Hex Color Code

#6b686e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b686e is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6b686e is comprised of 41.96% red, 40.78% green and 43.14% blue. In the HSL color space #6b686e has a hue of 270° (degrees), 3% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 562.61 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #58555b
  2. #5e5b61
  3. #656268
  4. #6b686e
  5. #716e74
  6. #78757b
  7. #7f7b82

Tints and Shades

#6b686e to white

  1. #6b686e
  2. #827f85
  3. #9a989c
  4. #b2b0b4
  5. #cbcacc
  6. #e5e4e5
  7. #ffffff

#6b686e to black

  1. #6b686e
  2. #59565b
  3. #474549
  4. #363537
  5. #262527
  6. #171617
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sico

    1. ★ 6175-63 Magic Purple
      #6c686f
      ΔE = 0.635 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ 6173-63 Nail Head
      #65676e
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  2. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7408-63 Titanium
      #6a696f
      ΔE = 0.798 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. ★ 7407-63 Pressed Steel
      #676970
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 55 2 37 / Ferro 25
      #6c6870
      ΔE = 1.090 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. 9007 / Graualuminium
      #646870
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  4. Focoltone

    1. ★ 6058
      #68676c
      ΔE = 1.091 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  5. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Art Deco / 10RB 14/049
      #6c696d
      ΔE = 1.095 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Arden Forge / 70BB 15/081
      #686a73
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  6. AMC

    1. ★ Charcoal
      #69696f
      ΔE = 1.154 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Rebel Silver Gray
      #746e73
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  7. Chrysler

    1. ★ Charcoal Gray
      #69696f
      ΔE = 1.154 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Dark Quartz Gray
      #686973
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  8. Glidden

    1. ★ Cracked Slate / PPG1003-6
      #69656a
      ΔE = 1.336 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Dark Grey Silk / 30BB 13/034
      #62656b
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cracked Slate / PPG1003-6
      #69656a
      ΔE = 1.336 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cracked Slate / 540-6
      #69656a
      ΔE = 1.336 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  11. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8231 - Last Light
      #6b686b
      ΔE = 1.563 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  12. Olympic

    1. ★ Cracked State D44-5
      #686569
      ΔE = 1.642 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Last Light
      #6f6b6f
      ΔE = 1.686 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Last Light / 8231
      #6f6b6f
      ΔE = 1.686 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  15. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Last Light / 8231
      #6f6b6f
      ΔE = 1.686 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  16. Dulux

    1. ★ Distant Violet
      #66656d
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  17. Levis

    1. ★ Leisteen
      #66656d
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Sheffield Gray
      #67696f
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ Slate Gray
      #67666f
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  19. Ford

    1. ★ Dark Titanium
      #68686b
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Gray
      #68656f
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  20. Resene

    1. ★ Half Sidewinder N53-006-336
      #6f676c
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Dolphin V53-012-291
      #6a6873
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  21. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5005-R80B
      #6e6d71
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. S 5502-B
      #686768
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  22. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Harold's Grey
      #6b6c70
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  23. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Warpfiend Grey
      #6b6a74
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  24. Homebase

    1. Warm Grey
      #726b73
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  25. Sto

    1. 34131
      #726c70
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. High-Speed Steel
      #6f6d70
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Silver Tarnish R207B
      #67686a
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  27. General Paint

    1. Chatterbox / CL 3196D
      #6f6b6d
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  28. Benjamin Moore

    1. Arctic Seal / CSP-15
      #6d6c6e
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  29. Brillux

    1. 45.06.24
      #67626a
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. 42.03.27
      #696667
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  30. Kelly-Moore

    1. Metro / 75
      #636469
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  31. Laura Ashley

    1. 1516 Dusted Plum
      #706d76
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  32. Jotun

    1. 3207 / Mørk Aubergine
      #70666c
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  33. Colortrend

    1. Mulberry Magic
      #696873
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  34. Duron

    1. Web Gray
      #63666b
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  35. Taubmans

    1. Ink Well / T172-7
      #636569
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Shipshape / T10 38L-1
      #686873
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  36. Pantone / PMS

    1. 532 UP
      #63676e
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Cool Gray 10 C
      #63666a
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  37. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6447
      #6e6b76
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  38. ICI Paints

    1. Art Deco 10RB 14/049
      #636168
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 12.2%

#6b686e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b686e foreground

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6b686e">…</p>

#6b686e background

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="background-color: #6b686e">…</p>

#6b686e shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b686e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7039086
Binary
01101011, 01101000, 01101110
Hexadecimal
#6b686e
LRV
≈ 14.2%
Closest short hex
#666 ΔE = 4.006
RGB
rgb(107, 104, 110)
RGBA
rgba(107, 104, 110, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.324, b: 0.343
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.408%, blue: 0.431%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9738130 / 0xff6b686e
HSL
hsl(270, 3%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(270, 3%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 270° (270.000), saturation: 5% (0.055), value: 43% (0.431)
HSP
hue: 270.000, saturation: 5.455%, perceived brightness: 41.412%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 287.096, S: 3.743, L: 44.450
Cubehelix
H: -96.141, S: 0.040, L: 0.414
TSL
T: 5.685, S: 0.013, L: 0.414
CMYK
cyan: 3% (0.027), magenta: 5% (0.055), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 57% (0.569)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 59% (0.592), yellow: 57% (0.569)
XYZ
X: 13.828, Y: 14.152, Z: 16.752
xyY
x: 0.309, y: 0.316, Y: 14.152
CIELab
L: 44.450, a: 2.408, b: -2.943
CIELuv
L: 44.450, u: 1.326, v: -4.313
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.450, C: 3.803, H: 309.292
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.450, C: 4.512, H: 287.096
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.619, a: -0.223, b: -0.068
CIECAM02
J: 34.331, C: 5.293, h: 292.423, Q: 115.439, M: 4.628, s: 20.023, H: 329.438
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.105, jaune: -0.617, green: -0.117
LMS
L: 13.492, M: 14.396, S: 16.708
YCbCr
Y: 106.695, Cb: 130.190, Cr: 128.891
YCgCo
Y: 106.250, Cg: -2.250, Co: 26.000
YDbDr
Y: 105.581, Db: 6.648, Dr: -2.697
YPbPr
Y: 105.071, Pb: 2.655, Pr: 1.224
xvYCC
Y: 106.237, Cb: 130.332, Cr: 129.075
YIQ
Y: 105.581, I: -0.140, Q: 2.501
YUV
Y: 105.581, U: 2.176, V: 1.245
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/1 ΔE = 2.382
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 12.319

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