#686a9c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686a9c is composed of 40.8% red, 41.6% green and 61.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 33.3% cyan, 32.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.8% black. It has a hue angle of 237.7 degrees, a saturation of 20.8% and a lightness of 51%. #686a9c color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d4ff with #000039. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 33
    • M 32
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#686a9c color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#686a9c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686a9c has RGB values of R:104, G:106, B:156 and CMYK values of C:0.33, M:0.32, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 6843036.

Hex triplet 686a9c #686a9c
RGB Decimal 104, 106, 156 rgb(104,106,156)
RGB Percent 40.8, 41.6, 61.2 rgb(40.8%,41.6%,61.2%)
CMYK 33, 32, 0, 39
HSL 237.7°, 20.8, 51 hsl(237.7,20.8%,51%)
HSV (or HSB) 237.7°, 33.3, 61.2
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 46.513, 11.497, -27.348
XYZ 16.863, 15.651, 33.583
xyY 0.255, 0.237, 15.651
CIE-LCH 46.513, 29.666, 292.802
CIE-LUV 46.513, -3.886, -41.478
Hunter-Lab 39.561, 6.851, -22.637
Binary 01101000, 01101010, 10011100

Color Schemes with #686a9c

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Alternatives to #686a9c

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#686a9c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686a9c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686a9c;}
.background {background-color:#686a9c;}
.border {border:1px solid #686a9c;}

Shades and Tints of #686a9c

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, #020203 is the darkest color, while #f6f6f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686a9c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b7c89 is the less saturated color, while #0811fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686a9c 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.

  • #6f6f6f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6e6e78 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6574a2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6574a0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #677881 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6670a0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #66709e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #67738a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population