#686b6a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686b6a is composed of 40.8% red, 42% green and 41.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 0.9% yellow and 58% black. It has a hue angle of 160 degrees, a saturation of 1.4% and a lightness of 41.4%. #686b6a color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d6d4 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 42
    RGB color chart
    • C 3
    • M 0
    • Y 1
    • K 58
    CMYK color chart

#686b6a color description : Very dark grayish cyan - lime green.

#686b6a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686b6a has RGB values of R:104, G:107, B:106 and CMYK values of C:0.03, M:0, Y:0.01, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 6843242.

Hex triplet 686b6a #686b6a
RGB Decimal 104, 107, 106 rgb(104,107,106)
RGB Percent 40.8, 42, 41.6 rgb(40.8%,42%,41.6%)
CMYK 3, 0, 1, 58
HSL 160°, 1.4, 41.4 hsl(160,1.4%,41.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 160°, 2.8, 42
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 44.94, -1.362, 0.152
XYZ 13.568, 14.499, 15.719
xyY 0.31, 0.331, 14.499
CIE-LCH 44.94, 1.37, 173.645
CIE-LUV 44.94, -1.617, 0.411
Hunter-Lab 38.078, -3.033, 2.179
Binary 01101000, 01101011, 01101010

Color Schemes with #686b6a

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Alternatives to #686b6a

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#686b6a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686b6a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686b6a;}
.background {background-color:#686b6a;}
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Shades and Tints of #686b6a

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, #070807 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686b6a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686b6a is the less saturated color, while #07cc8a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686b6a 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.

  • #6a6a6a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6a6a6a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #747171 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7c6e73 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #717179 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6f6f6e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #746d6f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6d6f73 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population