#686b7b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686b7b is composed of 40.8% red, 42% green and 48.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 15.4% cyan, 13% magenta, 0% yellow and 51.8% black. It has a hue angle of 230.5 degrees, a saturation of 8.4% and a lightness of 44.5%. #686b7b color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d6f6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 48
    RGB color chart
    • C 15
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 52
    CMYK color chart

#686b7b color description : Dark grayish blue.

#686b7b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686b7b has RGB values of R:104, G:107, B:123 and CMYK values of C:0.15, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.52. Its decimal value is 6843259.

Hex triplet 686b7b #686b7b
RGB Decimal 104, 107, 123 rgb(104,107,123)
RGB Percent 40.8, 42, 48.2 rgb(40.8%,42%,48.2%)
CMYK 15, 13, 0, 52
HSL 230.5°, 8.4, 44.5 hsl(230.5,8.4%,44.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 230.5°, 15.4, 48.2
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 45.481, 2.413, -9.268
XYZ 14.541, 14.888, 20.845
xyY 0.289, 0.296, 14.888
CIE-LCH 45.481, 9.577, 284.595
CIE-LUV 45.481, -2.494, -13.176
Hunter-Lab 38.585, -0.256, -5.021
Binary 01101000, 01101011, 01111011

Color Schemes with #686b7b

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Alternatives to #686b7b

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#686b7b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686b7b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686b7b;}
.background {background-color:#686b7b;}
.border {border:1px solid #686b7b;}

Shades and Tints of #686b7b

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, #050506 is the darkest color, while #fafbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686b7b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717172 is the less saturated color, while #0829db is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686b7b 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
  • #6b6c6f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #707281 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #767082 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6e737c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d6f7f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #716e7f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6c707b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population