#686b9c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686b9c is composed of 40.8% red, 42% green and 61.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 33.3% cyan, 31.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.8% black. It has a hue angle of 236.5 degrees, a saturation of 20.8% and a lightness of 51%. #686b9c color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d6ff with #000039. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 33
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#686b9c color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#686b9c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686b9c has RGB values of R:104, G:107, B:156 and CMYK values of C:0.33, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 6843292.

Hex triplet 686b9c #686b9c
RGB Decimal 104, 107, 156 rgb(104,107,156)
RGB Percent 40.8, 42, 61.2 rgb(40.8%,42%,61.2%)
CMYK 33, 31, 0, 39
HSL 236.5°, 20.8, 51 hsl(236.5,20.8%,51%)
HSV (or HSB) 236.5°, 33.3, 61.2
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 46.788, 10.887, -26.92
XYZ 16.966, 15.858, 33.618
xyY 0.255, 0.239, 15.858
CIE-LCH 46.788, 29.039, 292.02
CIE-LUV 46.788, -4.285, -40.8
Hunter-Lab 39.823, 6.359, -22.176
Binary 01101000, 01101011, 10011100

Color Schemes with #686b9c

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Alternatives to #686b9c

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#686b9c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686b9c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686b9c;}
.background {background-color:#686b9c;}
.border {border:1px solid #686b9c;}

Shades and Tints of #686b9c

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 #f6f6f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686b9c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b7c89 is the less saturated color, while #0816fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686b9c 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.

  • #707070 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6e6f79 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6774a2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6775a0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #677981 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6771a0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #67719e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #67748b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population