#686c81 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686c81 is composed of 40.8% red, 42.4% green and 50.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 19.4% cyan, 16.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 49.4% black. It has a hue angle of 230.4 degrees, a saturation of 10.7% and a lightness of 45.7%. #686c81 color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d8ff with #000003. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 51
    RGB color chart
    • C 19
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 49
    CMYK color chart

#686c81 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#686c81 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686c81 has RGB values of R:104, G:108, B:129 and CMYK values of C:0.19, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.49. Its decimal value is 6843521.

Hex triplet 686c81 #686c81
RGB Decimal 104, 108, 129 rgb(104,108,129)
RGB Percent 40.8, 42.4, 50.6 rgb(40.8%,42.4%,50.6%)
CMYK 19, 16, 0, 49
HSL 230.4°, 10.7, 45.7 hsl(230.4,10.7%,45.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 230.4°, 19.4, 50.6
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 45.979, 3.25, -12.113
XYZ 15.033, 15.253, 22.92
xyY 0.283, 0.287, 15.253
CIE-LCH 45.979, 12.541, 285.022
CIE-LUV 45.979, -3.269, -17.437
Hunter-Lab 39.055, 0.362, -7.456
Binary 01101000, 01101100, 10000001

Color Schemes with #686c81

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Alternatives to #686c81

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#686c81 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686c81

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686c81;}
.background {background-color:#686c81;}
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Shades and Tints of #686c81

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, #08080a is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686c81

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717278 is the less saturated color, while #0529e4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686c81 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
  • #6c6d71 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #707387 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #757288 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6d757d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d7085 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #706f85 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6b717e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population