#686b6b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686b6b is composed of 40.8% red, 42% green and 42% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 58% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 1.4% and a lightness of 41.4%. #686b6b color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d6d6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

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

#686b6b color description : Very dark grayish cyan.

#686b6b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686b6b has RGB values of R:104, G:107, B:107 and CMYK values of C:0.03, M:0, Y:0, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 6843243.

Hex triplet 686b6b #686b6b
RGB Decimal 104, 107, 107 rgb(104,107,107)
RGB Percent 40.8, 42, 42 rgb(40.8%,42%,42%)
CMYK 3, 0, 0, 58
HSL 180°, 1.4, 41.4 hsl(180,1.4%,41.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 2.8, 42
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 44.97, -1.153, -0.407
XYZ 13.62, 14.52, 15.994
xyY 0.309, 0.329, 14.52
CIE-LCH 44.97, 1.223, 199.459
CIE-LUV 44.97, -1.667, -0.365
Hunter-Lab 38.105, -2.882, 1.787
Binary 01101000, 01101011, 01101011

Color Schemes with #686b6b

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Alternatives to #686b6b

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#686b6b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686b6b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686b6b;}
.background {background-color:#686b6b;}
.border {border:1px solid #686b6b;}

Shades and Tints of #686b6b

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, #070808 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686b6b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686b6b is the less saturated color, while #07cccc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686b6b 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
  • #737172 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7b6e73 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #717179 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6f6f6f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #746d70 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6d6f74 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population