#685b74 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #685b74 is composed of 40.8% red, 35.7% green and 45.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 10.3% cyan, 21.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 54.5% black. It has a hue angle of 271.2 degrees, a saturation of 12.1% and a lightness of 40.6%. #685b74 color hex could be obtained by blending #d0b6e8 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 41
    • G 36
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 10
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 55
    CMYK color chart

#685b74 color description : Dark grayish violet.

#685b74 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #685b74 has RGB values of R:104, G:91, B:116 and CMYK values of C:0.1, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.55. Its decimal value is 6839156.

Hex triplet 685b74 #685b74
RGB Decimal 104, 91, 116 rgb(104,91,116)
RGB Percent 40.8, 35.7, 45.5 rgb(40.8%,35.7%,45.5%)
CMYK 10, 22, 0, 55
HSL 271.2°, 12.1, 40.6 hsl(271.2,12.1%,40.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 271.2°, 21.6, 45.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 40.713, 10.505, -12.216
XYZ 12.602, 11.686, 18.114
xyY 0.297, 0.276, 11.686
CIE-LCH 40.713, 16.112, 310.695
CIE-LUV 40.713, 5.426, -18.074
Hunter-Lab 34.185, 5.977, -7.487
Binary 01101000, 01011011, 01110100

Color Schemes with #685b74

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Alternatives to #685b74

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#685b74 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #685b74

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CSS codes
.text {color:#685b74;}
.background {background-color:#685b74;}
.border {border:1px solid #685b74;}

Shades and Tints of #685b74

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #050506 is the darkest color, while #fbfafb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #685b74

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #68636c is the less saturated color, while #6c03cc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #685b74 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #626262 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #636166 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #62677d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #68667a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6d666d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #64627a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #686278 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6b626f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population