#686bab Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686bab is composed of 40.8% red, 42% green and 67.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 39.2% cyan, 37.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.9% black. It has a hue angle of 237.3 degrees, a saturation of 28.5% and a lightness of 53.9%. #686bab color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d6ff with #000057. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 39
    • M 37
    • Y 0
    • K 33
    CMYK color chart

#686bab color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#686bab Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686bab has RGB values of R:104, G:107, B:171 and CMYK values of C:0.39, M:0.37, Y:0, K:0.33. Its decimal value is 6843307.

Hex triplet 686bab #686bab
RGB Decimal 104, 107, 171 rgb(104,107,171)
RGB Percent 40.8, 42, 67.1 rgb(40.8%,42%,67.1%)
CMYK 39, 37, 0, 33
HSL 237.3°, 28.5, 53.9 hsl(237.3,28.5%,53.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 237.3°, 39.2, 67.1
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 47.493, 15.126, -34.631
XYZ 18.316, 16.398, 40.726
xyY 0.243, 0.217, 16.398
CIE-LCH 47.493, 37.79, 293.595
CIE-LUV 47.493, -5.105, -53.378
Hunter-Lab 40.495, 9.87, -31.282
Binary 01101000, 01101011, 10101011

Color Schemes with #686bab

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Alternatives to #686bab

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#686bab Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686bab

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

Shades and Tints of #686bab

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f3f3f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686bab

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838490 is the less saturated color, while #1721fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686bab 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.

  • #717171 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6f707d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6076b1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5d77ad Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #637c84 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6372af Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6173ac Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #647592 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population