#686a8e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686a8e is composed of 40.8% red, 41.6% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 26.8% cyan, 25.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 236.8 degrees, a saturation of 15.4% and a lightness of 48.2%. #686a8e color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d4ff with #00001d. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 27
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#686a8e color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#686a8e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686a8e has RGB values of R:104, G:106, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0.27, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 6843022.

Hex triplet 686a8e #686a8e
RGB Decimal 104, 106, 142 rgb(104,106,142)
RGB Percent 40.8, 41.6, 55.7 rgb(40.8%,41.6%,55.7%)
CMYK 27, 25, 0, 44
HSL 236.8°, 15.4, 48.2 hsl(236.8,15.4%,48.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 236.8°, 26.8, 55.7
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 45.912, 7.737, -19.974
XYZ 15.744, 15.204, 27.695
xyY 0.268, 0.259, 15.204
CIE-LCH 45.912, 21.42, 291.173
CIE-LUV 45.912, -3.092, -29.686
Hunter-Lab 38.992, 3.839, -14.817
Binary 01101000, 01101010, 10001110

Color Schemes with #686a8e

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Alternatives to #686a8e

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#686a8e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686a8e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686a8e;}
.background {background-color:#686a8e;}
.border {border:1px solid #686a8e;}

Shades and Tints of #686a8e

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, #040506 is the darkest color, while #fafafb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686a8e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b7b7b is the less saturated color, while #0915ed is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686a8e 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.

  • #6e6e6e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6d6d74 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6a7394 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6d7293 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6a757e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #696f92 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6b6f91 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #697184 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population