#686a6e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686a6e is composed of 40.8% red, 41.6% green and 43.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 5.5% cyan, 3.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 56.9% black. It has a hue angle of 220 degrees, a saturation of 2.8% and a lightness of 42%. #686a6e color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d4dc with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 43
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    • C 5
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 57
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#686a6e color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#686a6e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686a6e has RGB values of R:104, G:106, B:110 and CMYK values of C:0.05, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.57. Its decimal value is 6842990.

Hex triplet 686a6e #686a6e
RGB Decimal 104, 106, 110 rgb(104,106,110)
RGB Percent 40.8, 41.6, 43.1 rgb(40.8%,41.6%,43.1%)
CMYK 5, 4, 0, 57
HSL 220°, 2.8, 42 hsl(220,2.8%,42%)
HSV (or HSB) 220°, 5.5, 43.1
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 44.769, 0.077, -2.509
XYZ 13.677, 14.377, 16.805
xyY 0.305, 0.32, 14.377
CIE-LCH 44.769, 2.51, 271.768
CIE-LUV 44.769, -1.326, -3.378
Hunter-Lab 37.917, -1.968, 0.263
Binary 01101000, 01101010, 01101110

Color Schemes with #686a6e

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Alternatives to #686a6e

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#686a6e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686a6e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686a6e;}
.background {background-color:#686a6e;}
.border {border:1px solid #686a6e;}

Shades and Tints of #686a6e

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, #090909 is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686a6e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686a6e is the less saturated color, while #0549d1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686a6e 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.

  • #6a6a6a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6a6a6b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #727175 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #796e76 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #707179 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e6e72 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #736c73 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6d6e75 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population