#686b87 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686b87 is composed of 40.8% red, 42% green and 52.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 23% cyan, 20.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 47.1% black. It has a hue angle of 234.2 degrees, a saturation of 13% and a lightness of 46.9%. #686b87 color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d6ff with #00000f. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 53
    RGB color chart
    • C 23
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 47
    CMYK color chart

#686b87 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#686b87 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686b87 has RGB values of R:104, G:107, B:135 and CMYK values of C:0.23, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.47. Its decimal value is 6843271.

Hex triplet 686b87 #686b87
RGB Decimal 104, 107, 135 rgb(104,107,135)
RGB Percent 40.8, 42, 52.9 rgb(40.8%,42%,52.9%)
CMYK 23, 21, 0, 47
HSL 234.2°, 13, 46.9 hsl(234.2,13%,46.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 234.2°, 23, 52.9
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 45.917, 5.337, -15.792
XYZ 15.339, 15.208, 25.048
xyY 0.276, 0.274, 15.208
CIE-LCH 45.917, 16.67, 288.674
CIE-LUV 45.917, -3.138, -23.123
Hunter-Lab 38.997, 1.966, -10.784
Binary 01101000, 01101011, 10000111

Color Schemes with #686b87

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Alternatives to #686b87

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#686b87 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686b87

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686b87;}
.background {background-color:#686b87;}
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Shades and Tints of #686b87

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 #f6f6f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686b87

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #71727e is the less saturated color, while #0319ec is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686b87 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.

  • #6d6d6d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6c6d72 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d738d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #71728d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6c757d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b708b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6e6f8b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6a7181 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population