#686b70 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686b70 is composed of 40.8% red, 42% green and 43.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7.1% cyan, 4.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 56.1% black. It has a hue angle of 217.5 degrees, a saturation of 3.7% and a lightness of 42.4%. #686b70 color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d6e0 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 44
    RGB color chart
    • C 7
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 56
    CMYK color chart

#686b70 color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#686b70 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686b70 has RGB values of R:104, G:107, B:112 and CMYK values of C:0.07, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.56. Its decimal value is 6843248.

Hex triplet 686b70 #686b70
RGB Decimal 104, 107, 112 rgb(104,107,112)
RGB Percent 40.8, 42, 43.9 rgb(40.8%,42%,43.9%)
CMYK 7, 4, 0, 56
HSL 217.5°, 3.7, 42.4 hsl(217.5,3.7%,42.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 217.5°, 7.1, 43.9
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 45.121, -0.082, -3.194
XYZ 13.891, 14.628, 17.42
xyY 0.302, 0.318, 14.628
CIE-LCH 45.121, 3.195, 268.527
CIE-LUV 45.121, -1.921, -4.294
Hunter-Lab 38.247, -2.103, -0.232
Binary 01101000, 01101011, 01110000

Color Schemes with #686b70

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Alternatives to #686b70

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#686b70 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686b70

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686b70;}
.background {background-color:#686b70;}
.border {border:1px solid #686b70;}

Shades and Tints of #686b70

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f5f5f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686b70

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686b70 is the less saturated color, while #0452d4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686b70 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.

  • #6b6b6b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6a6b6c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #737176 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7a6f78 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #70727a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6f6f74 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #736d75 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6d6f76 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population