#686c6c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686c6c is composed of 40.8% red, 42.4% green and 42.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 3.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 57.6% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 1.9% and a lightness of 41.6%. #686c6c color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d8d8 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 42
    RGB color chart
    • C 4
    • M 0
    • Y 0
    • K 58
    CMYK color chart

#686c6c color description : Very dark grayish cyan.

#686c6c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686c6c has RGB values of R:104, G:108, B:108 and CMYK values of C:0.04, M:0, Y:0, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 6843500.

Hex triplet 686c6c #686c6c
RGB Decimal 104, 108, 108 rgb(104,108,108)
RGB Percent 40.8, 42.4, 42.4 rgb(40.8%,42.4%,42.4%)
CMYK 4, 0, 0, 58
HSL 180°, 1.9, 41.6 hsl(180,1.9%,41.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 3.7, 42.4
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 45.291, -1.532, -0.538
XYZ 13.778, 14.751, 16.308
xyY 0.307, 0.329, 14.751
CIE-LCH 45.291, 1.624, 199.365
CIE-LUV 45.291, -2.215, -0.483
Hunter-Lab 38.407, -3.178, 1.71
Binary 01101000, 01101100, 01101100

Color Schemes with #686c6c

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Alternatives to #686c6c

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#686c6c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686c6c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686c6c;}
.background {background-color:#686c6c;}
.border {border:1px solid #686c6c;}

Shades and Tints of #686c6c

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, #080808 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686c6c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686c6c is the less saturated color, while #06cece is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686c6c 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.

  • #6b6b6b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6a6b6b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #747272 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7c6f74 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #71727a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #707070 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #756e71 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6d7075 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population