#686a7a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686a7a is composed of 40.8% red, 41.6% green and 47.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 14.8% cyan, 13.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.2% black. It has a hue angle of 233.3 degrees, a saturation of 8% and a lightness of 44.3%. #686a7a color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d4f4 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 48
    RGB color chart
    • C 15
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 52
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#686a7a color description : Dark grayish blue.

#686a7a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686a7a has RGB values of R:104, G:106, B:122 and CMYK values of C:0.15, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.52. Its decimal value is 6843002.

Hex triplet 686a7a #686a7a
RGB Decimal 104, 106, 122 rgb(104,106,122)
RGB Percent 40.8, 41.6, 47.8 rgb(40.8%,41.6%,47.8%)
CMYK 15, 13, 0, 52
HSL 233.3°, 8, 44.3 hsl(233.3,8%,44.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 233.3°, 14.8, 47.8
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 45.16, 2.777, -9.149
XYZ 14.375, 14.656, 20.483
xyY 0.29, 0.296, 14.656
CIE-LCH 45.16, 9.562, 286.884
CIE-LUV 45.16, -1.974, -13.037
Hunter-Lab 38.283, 0.03, -4.924
Binary 01101000, 01101010, 01111010

Color Schemes with #686a7a

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Alternatives to #686a7a

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#686a7a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686a7a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686a7a;}
.background {background-color:#686a7a;}
.border {border:1px solid #686a7a;}

Shades and Tints of #686a7a

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 #fafafb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686a7a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717171 is the less saturated color, while #0820da is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686a7a 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
  • #6f7180 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #756f81 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6e727b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d6e7e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #706d7e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6c6f7a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population