#686c89 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686c89 is composed of 40.8% red, 42.4% green and 53.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 24.1% cyan, 21.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 46.3% black. It has a hue angle of 232.7 degrees, a saturation of 13.7% and a lightness of 47.3%. #686c89 color hex could be obtained by blending #d0d8ff with #000013. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 41
    • G 42
    • B 54
    RGB color chart
    • C 24
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 46
    CMYK color chart

#686c89 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#686c89 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686c89 has RGB values of R:104, G:108, B:137 and CMYK values of C:0.24, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.46. Its decimal value is 6843529.

Hex triplet 686c89 #686c89
RGB Decimal 104, 108, 137 rgb(104,108,137)
RGB Percent 40.8, 42.4, 53.7 rgb(40.8%,42.4%,53.7%)
CMYK 24, 21, 0, 46
HSL 232.7°, 13.7, 47.3 hsl(232.7,13.7%,47.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 232.7°, 24.1, 53.7
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 46.277, 5.24, -16.437
XYZ 15.586, 15.474, 25.831
xyY 0.274, 0.272, 15.474
CIE-LCH 46.277, 17.252, 287.683
CIE-LUV 46.277, -3.685, -24.109
Hunter-Lab 39.337, 1.884, -11.397
Binary 01101000, 01101100, 10001001

Color Schemes with #686c89

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Alternatives to #686c89

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#686c89 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686c89

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686c89;}
.background {background-color:#686c89;}
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Shades and Tints of #686c89

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, #020303 is the darkest color, while #f7f7f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686c89

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717380 is the less saturated color, while #021fef is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686c89 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.

  • #6e6e6e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6d6e73 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e748f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #71738f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6c767f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b718d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6e708d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6a7282 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population