#686a81 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686a81 is composed of 40.8% red, 41.6% green and 50.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 19.4% cyan, 17.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 49.4% black. It has a hue angle of 235.2 degrees, a saturation of 10.7% and a lightness of 45.7%. #686a81 color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d4ff with #000003. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 51
    RGB color chart
    • C 19
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 49
    CMYK color chart

#686a81 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#686a81 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686a81 has RGB values of R:104, G:106, B:129 and CMYK values of C:0.19, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.49. Its decimal value is 6843009.

Hex triplet 686a81 #686a81
RGB Decimal 104, 106, 129 rgb(104,106,129)
RGB Percent 40.8, 41.6, 50.6 rgb(40.8%,41.6%,50.6%)
CMYK 19, 18, 0, 49
HSL 235.2°, 10.7, 45.7 hsl(235.2,10.7%,45.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 235.2°, 19.4, 50.6
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 45.409, 4.452, -12.975
XYZ 14.825, 14.836, 22.85
xyY 0.282, 0.283, 14.836
CIE-LCH 45.409, 13.718, 288.937
CIE-LUV 45.409, -2.361, -18.809
Hunter-Lab 38.517, 1.296, -8.211
Binary 01101000, 01101010, 10000001

Color Schemes with #686a81

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Alternatives to #686a81

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#686a81 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686a81

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686a81;}
.background {background-color:#686a81;}
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Shades and Tints of #686a81

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, #08080a is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686a81

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717278 is the less saturated color, while #0517e4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686a81 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.

  • #6c6c6c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6b6c70 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e7287 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #737087 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6d737c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b6f85 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6f6e85 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6b707d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population