#686b88 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686b88 is composed of 40.8% red, 42% green and 53.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 23.5% cyan, 21.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 46.7% black. It has a hue angle of 234.4 degrees, a saturation of 13.3% and a lightness of 47.1%. #686b88 color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d6ff with #000011. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 53
    RGB color chart
    • C 24
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 47
    CMYK color chart

#686b88 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#686b88 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686b88 has RGB values of R:104, G:107, B:136 and CMYK values of C:0.24, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.47. Its decimal value is 6843272.

Hex triplet 686b88 #686b88
RGB Decimal 104, 107, 136 rgb(104,107,136)
RGB Percent 40.8, 42, 53.3 rgb(40.8%,42%,53.3%)
CMYK 24, 21, 0, 47
HSL 234.4°, 13.3, 47.1 hsl(234.4,13.3%,47.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 234.4°, 23.5, 53.3
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 45.956, 5.59, -16.331
XYZ 15.41, 15.236, 25.42
xyY 0.275, 0.272, 15.236
CIE-LCH 45.956, 17.261, 288.895
CIE-LUV 45.956, -3.192, -23.96
Hunter-Lab 39.033, 2.161, -11.289
Binary 01101000, 01101011, 10001000

Color Schemes with #686b88

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Alternatives to #686b88

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#686b88 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686b88

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686b88;}
.background {background-color:#686b88;}
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Shades and Tints of #686b88

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, #020203 is the darkest color, while #f7f7f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686b88

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #71737f is the less saturated color, while #0219ee is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686b88 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
  • #6d738e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #71728e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6c757e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b708c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6d6f8c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6a7181 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population