#686b7e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686b7e is composed of 40.8% red, 42% green and 49.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 17.5% cyan, 15.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 50.6% black. It has a hue angle of 231.8 degrees, a saturation of 9.6% and a lightness of 45.1%. #686b7e color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d6fc with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 49
    RGB color chart
    • C 17
    • M 15
    • Y 0
    • K 51
    CMYK color chart

#686b7e color description : Dark grayish blue.

#686b7e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686b7e has RGB values of R:104, G:107, B:126 and CMYK values of C:0.17, M:0.15, Y:0, K:0.51. Its decimal value is 6843262.

Hex triplet 686b7e #686b7e
RGB Decimal 104, 107, 126 rgb(104,107,126)
RGB Percent 40.8, 42, 49.4 rgb(40.8%,42%,49.4%)
CMYK 17, 15, 0, 51
HSL 231.8°, 9.6, 45.1 hsl(231.8,9.6%,45.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 231.8°, 17.5, 49.4
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 45.586, 3.125, -10.909
XYZ 14.732, 14.965, 21.85
xyY 0.286, 0.29, 14.965
CIE-LCH 45.586, 11.348, 285.986
CIE-LUV 45.586, -2.654, -15.642
Hunter-Lab 38.684, 0.279, -6.41
Binary 01101000, 01101011, 01111110

Color Schemes with #686b7e

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Alternatives to #686b7e

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#686b7e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686b7e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686b7e;}
.background {background-color:#686b7e;}
.border {border:1px solid #686b7e;}

Shades and Tints of #686b7e

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, #060708 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686b7e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717175 is the less saturated color, while #0724df is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686b7e 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
  • #6b6c70 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #707284 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #757185 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6e747c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d6f82 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #706e82 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6b707d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population