#686b78 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686b78 is composed of 40.8% red, 42% green and 47.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 13.3% cyan, 10.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.9% black. It has a hue angle of 228.8 degrees, a saturation of 7.1% and a lightness of 43.9%. #686b78 color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d6f0 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 13
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#686b78 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#686b78 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686b78 has RGB values of R:104, G:107, B:120 and CMYK values of C:0.13, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 6843256.

Hex triplet 686b78 #686b78
RGB Decimal 104, 107, 120 rgb(104,107,120)
RGB Percent 40.8, 42, 47.1 rgb(40.8%,42%,47.1%)
CMYK 13, 11, 0, 53
HSL 228.8°, 7.1, 43.9 hsl(228.8,7.1%,43.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 228.8°, 13.3, 47.1
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 45.379, 1.714, -7.619
XYZ 14.356, 14.814, 19.871
xyY 0.293, 0.302, 14.814
CIE-LCH 45.379, 7.81, 282.679
CIE-LUV 45.379, -2.336, -10.726
Hunter-Lab 38.489, -0.778, -3.668
Binary 01101000, 01101011, 01111000

Color Schemes with #686b78

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Alternatives to #686b78

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#686b78 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686b78

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686b78;}
.background {background-color:#686b78;}
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Shades and Tints of #686b78

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, #040404 is the darkest color, while #f9f9fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686b78

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686b78 is the less saturated color, while #012adf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686b78 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.

  • #6c6c6c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6b6c6e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #71727e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #77707f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6f737b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d6f7c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #716e7c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6c707a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population