#686aae Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686aae is composed of 40.8% red, 41.6% green and 68.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 40.2% cyan, 39.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 31.8% black. It has a hue angle of 238.3 degrees, a saturation of 30.2% and a lightness of 54.5%. #686aae color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d4ff with #00005d. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 40
    • M 39
    • Y 0
    • K 32
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#686aae color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#686aae Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686aae has RGB values of R:104, G:106, B:174 and CMYK values of C:0.4, M:0.39, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 6843054.

Hex triplet 686aae #686aae
RGB Decimal 104, 106, 174 rgb(104,106,174)
RGB Percent 40.8, 41.6, 68.2 rgb(40.8%,41.6%,68.2%)
CMYK 40, 39, 0, 32
HSL 238.3°, 30.2, 54.5 hsl(238.3,30.2%,54.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 238.3°, 40.2, 68.2
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 47.374, 16.609, -36.57
XYZ 18.501, 16.307, 42.215
xyY 0.24, 0.212, 16.307
CIE-LCH 47.374, 40.165, 294.426
CIE-LUV 47.374, -4.901, -56.526
Hunter-Lab 40.382, 11.115, -33.715
Binary 01101000, 01101010, 10101110

Color Schemes with #686aae

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Alternatives to #686aae

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#686aae Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686aae

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

Shades and Tints of #686aae

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, #010102 is the darkest color, while #f4f5f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686aae

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838393 is the less saturated color, while #181efe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686aae 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.

  • #717171 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6f707d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5d75b5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5977b0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #627b84 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6171b2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5e72af Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #647593 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population