#686a8b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686a8b is composed of 40.8% red, 41.6% green and 54.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 25.2% cyan, 23.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 236.6 degrees, a saturation of 14.4% and a lightness of 47.6%. #686a8b color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d4ff with #000017. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 25
    • M 24
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#686a8b color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#686a8b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686a8b has RGB values of R:104, G:106, B:139 and CMYK values of C:0.25, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 6843019.

Hex triplet 686a8b #686a8b
RGB Decimal 104, 106, 139 rgb(104,106,139)
RGB Percent 40.8, 41.6, 54.5 rgb(40.8%,41.6%,54.5%)
CMYK 25, 24, 0, 45
HSL 236.6°, 14.4, 47.6 hsl(236.6,14.4%,47.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 236.6°, 25.2, 54.5
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 45.791, 6.96, -18.372
XYZ 15.522, 15.115, 26.524
xyY 0.272, 0.264, 15.115
CIE-LCH 45.791, 19.646, 290.748
CIE-LUV 45.791, -2.922, -27.164
Hunter-Lab 38.878, 3.231, -13.236
Binary 01101000, 01101010, 10001011

Color Schemes with #686a8b

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Alternatives to #686a8b

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#686a8b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686a8b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686a8b;}
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Shades and Tints of #686a8b

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, #030304 is the darkest color, while #f8f8fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686a8b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717282 is the less saturated color, while #010ff2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686a8b 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.

  • #6d6d6d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6c6c73 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b7291 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6e7290 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6b757d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6a6f8f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6c6f8e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6a7182 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population