#686a6f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686a6f is composed of 40.8% red, 41.6% green and 43.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 6.3% cyan, 4.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 56.5% black. It has a hue angle of 222.9 degrees, a saturation of 3.3% and a lightness of 42.2%. #686a6f color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d4de with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 44
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    • C 6
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 56
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#686a6f color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#686a6f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686a6f has RGB values of R:104, G:106, B:111 and CMYK values of C:0.06, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.56. Its decimal value is 6842991.

Hex triplet 686a6f #686a6f
RGB Decimal 104, 106, 111 rgb(104,106,111)
RGB Percent 40.8, 41.6, 43.5 rgb(40.8%,41.6%,43.5%)
CMYK 6, 5, 0, 56
HSL 222.9°, 3.3, 42.2 hsl(222.9,3.3%,42.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 222.9°, 6.3, 43.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 44.799, 0.294, -3.066
XYZ 13.732, 14.399, 17.094
xyY 0.304, 0.318, 14.399
CIE-LCH 44.799, 3.08, 275.472
CIE-LUV 44.799, -1.379, -4.168
Hunter-Lab 37.946, -1.81, -0.147
Binary 01101000, 01101010, 01101111

Color Schemes with #686a6f

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Alternatives to #686a6f

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#686a6f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686a6f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686a6f;}
.background {background-color:#686a6f;}
.border {border:1px solid #686a6f;}

Shades and Tints of #686a6f

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, #09090a is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686a6f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686a6f is the less saturated color, while #053fd2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686a6f 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
  • #727176 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #796e77 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #707179 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e6e73 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #736c74 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6d6e75 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population