#686b9a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686b9a is composed of 40.8% red, 42% green and 60.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 32.5% cyan, 30.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.6% black. It has a hue angle of 236.4 degrees, a saturation of 19.8% and a lightness of 50.6%. #686b9a color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d6ff with #000035. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 32
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#686b9a color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#686b9a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686b9a has RGB values of R:104, G:107, B:154 and CMYK values of C:0.32, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 6843290.

Hex triplet 686b9a #686b9a
RGB Decimal 104, 107, 154 rgb(104,107,154)
RGB Percent 40.8, 42, 60.4 rgb(40.8%,42%,60.4%)
CMYK 32, 31, 0, 40
HSL 236.4°, 19.8, 50.6 hsl(236.4,19.8%,50.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 236.4°, 32.5, 60.4
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 46.699, 10.338, -25.877
XYZ 16.798, 15.791, 32.733
xyY 0.257, 0.242, 15.791
CIE-LCH 46.699, 27.866, 291.777
CIE-LUV 46.699, -4.176, -39.114
Hunter-Lab 39.738, 5.914, -21.021
Binary 01101000, 01101011, 10011010

Color Schemes with #686b9a

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Alternatives to #686b9a

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#686b9a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686b9a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686b9a;}
.background {background-color:#686b9a;}
.border {border:1px solid #686b9a;}

Shades and Tints of #686b9a

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, #010102 is the darkest color, while #f5f5f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686b9a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b7c87 is the less saturated color, while #0716fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686b9a 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.

  • #6f6f6f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6e6e78 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6774a0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #68749e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #677881 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #67719e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #68719c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #67738a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population