#686a78 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686a78 is composed of 40.8% red, 41.6% green and 47.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 13.3% cyan, 11.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.9% black. It has a hue angle of 232.5 degrees, a saturation of 7.1% and a lightness of 43.9%. #686a78 color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d4f0 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 13
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#686a78 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#686a78 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686a78 has RGB values of R:104, G:106, B:120 and CMYK values of C:0.13, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 6843000.

Hex triplet 686a78 #686a78
RGB Decimal 104, 106, 120 rgb(104,106,120)
RGB Percent 40.8, 41.6, 47.1 rgb(40.8%,41.6%,47.1%)
CMYK 13, 12, 0, 53
HSL 232.5°, 7.1, 43.9 hsl(232.5,7.1%,43.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 232.5°, 13.3, 47.1
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 45.091, 2.312, -8.05
XYZ 14.252, 14.607, 19.837
xyY 0.293, 0.3, 14.607
CIE-LCH 45.091, 8.375, 286.023
CIE-LUV 45.091, -1.864, -11.404
Hunter-Lab 38.219, -0.319, -4.02
Binary 01101000, 01101010, 01111000

Color Schemes with #686a78

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Alternatives to #686a78

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#686a78 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686a78

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686a78;}
.background {background-color:#686a78;}
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Shades and Tints of #686a78

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, #040404 is the darkest color, while #f9f9fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686a78

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686a78 is the less saturated color, while #011cdf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686a78 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.

  • #6b6b6b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6a6b6e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #70717e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #766f7f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6e727a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d6e7c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #716d7c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6c6f79 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population