#686d73 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686d73 is composed of 40.8% red, 42.7% green and 45.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.6% cyan, 5.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 54.9% black. It has a hue angle of 212.7 degrees, a saturation of 5% and a lightness of 42.9%. #686d73 color hex could be obtained by blending #d0dae6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 41
    • G 43
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 10
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 55
    CMYK color chart

#686d73 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#686d73 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686d73 has RGB values of R:104, G:109, B:115 and CMYK values of C:0.1, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.55. Its decimal value is 6843763.

Hex triplet 686d73 #686d73
RGB Decimal 104, 109, 115 rgb(104,109,115)
RGB Percent 40.8, 42.7, 45.1 rgb(40.8%,42.7%,45.1%)
CMYK 10, 5, 0, 55
HSL 212.7°, 5, 42.9 hsl(212.7,5%,42.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 212.7°, 9.6, 45.1
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 45.795, -0.605, -3.999
XYZ 14.271, 15.118, 18.385
xyY 0.299, 0.316, 15.118
CIE-LCH 45.795, 4.045, 261.391
CIE-LUV 45.795, -3.042, -5.341
Hunter-Lab 38.882, -2.526, -0.817
Binary 01101000, 01101101, 01110011

Color Schemes with #686d73

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Alternatives to #686d73

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#686d73 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686d73

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686d73;}
.background {background-color:#686d73;}
.border {border:1px solid #686d73;}

Shades and Tints of #686d73

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, #020202 is the darkest color, while #f6f7f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686d73

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686d73 is the less saturated color, while #0364d8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686d73 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.

  • #6c6c6c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6b6c6d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #747379 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7b707b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #70747c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6f7177 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #746f78 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6d7179 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population