#686b73 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686b73 is composed of 40.8% red, 42% green and 45.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.6% cyan, 7% magenta, 0% yellow and 54.9% black. It has a hue angle of 223.6 degrees, a saturation of 5% and a lightness of 42.9%. #686b73 color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d6e6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 10
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 55
    CMYK color chart

#686b73 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#686b73 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686b73 has RGB values of R:104, G:107, B:115 and CMYK values of C:0.1, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.55. Its decimal value is 6843251.

Hex triplet 686b73 #686b73
RGB Decimal 104, 107, 115 rgb(104,107,115)
RGB Percent 40.8, 42, 45.1 rgb(40.8%,42%,45.1%)
CMYK 10, 7, 0, 55
HSL 223.6°, 5, 42.9 hsl(223.6,5%,42.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 223.6°, 9.6, 45.1
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 45.215, 0.58, -4.858
XYZ 14.061, 14.696, 18.315
xyY 0.299, 0.312, 14.696
CIE-LCH 45.215, 4.893, 276.805
CIE-LUV 45.215, -2.075, -6.687
Hunter-Lab 38.336, -1.618, -1.491
Binary 01101000, 01101011, 01110011

Color Schemes with #686b73

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Alternatives to #686b73

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#686b73 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686b73

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686b73;}
.background {background-color:#686b73;}
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Shades and Tints of #686b73

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, #020202 is the darkest color, while #f6f7f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686b73

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686b73 is the less saturated color, while #033dd8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686b73 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
  • #6a6b6d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #727279 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #796f7b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6f727a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e6f77 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #726d78 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6d6f77 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population