#686b5b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686b5b is composed of 40.8% red, 42% green and 35.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 15% yellow and 58% black. It has a hue angle of 71.3 degrees, a saturation of 8.1% and a lightness of 38.8%. #686b5b color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d6b6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 36
    RGB color chart
    • C 3
    • M 0
    • Y 15
    • K 58
    CMYK color chart

#686b5b color description : Very dark grayish yellow.

#686b5b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686b5b has RGB values of R:104, G:107, B:91 and CMYK values of C:0.03, M:0, Y:0.15, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 6843227.

Hex triplet 686b5b #686b5b
RGB Decimal 104, 107, 91 rgb(104,107,91)
RGB Percent 40.8, 42, 35.7 rgb(40.8%,42%,35.7%)
CMYK 3, 0, 15, 58
HSL 71.3°, 8.1, 38.8 hsl(71.3,8.1%,38.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 71.3°, 15, 42
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 44.538, -4.288, 8.584
XYZ 12.855, 14.214, 11.963
xyY 0.329, 0.364, 14.214
CIE-LCH 44.538, 9.596, 116.545
CIE-LUV 44.538, -0.897, 11.588
Hunter-Lab 37.701, -5.116, 7.577
Binary 01101000, 01101011, 01011011

Color Schemes with #686b5b

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Alternatives to #686b5b

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#686b5b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686b5b

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.text {color:#686b5b;}
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Shades and Tints of #686b5b

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f7f7f5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686b5b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #636363 is the less saturated color, while #9cbf07 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686b5b 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.

  • #686868 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #686965 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #767062 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #806d65 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #736f77 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #716e5f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #776c61 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6f6e6d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population