#686d78 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686d78 is composed of 40.8% red, 42.7% green and 47.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 13.3% cyan, 9.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.9% black. It has a hue angle of 221.3 degrees, a saturation of 7.1% and a lightness of 43.9%. #686d78 color hex could be obtained by blending #d0daf0 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 41
    • G 43
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 13
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#686d78 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#686d78 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686d78 has RGB values of R:104, G:109, B:120 and CMYK values of C:0.13, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 6843768.

Hex triplet 686d78 #686d78
RGB Decimal 104, 109, 120 rgb(104,109,120)
RGB Percent 40.8, 42.7, 47.1 rgb(40.8%,42.7%,47.1%)
CMYK 13, 9, 0, 53
HSL 221.3°, 7.1, 43.9 hsl(221.3,7.1%,43.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.3°, 13.3, 47.1
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 45.956, 0.524, -6.758
XYZ 14.567, 15.236, 19.942
xyY 0.293, 0.306, 15.236
CIE-LCH 45.956, 6.778, 274.436
CIE-LUV 45.956, -3.283, -9.367
Hunter-Lab 39.034, -1.694, -2.967
Binary 01101000, 01101101, 01111000

Color Schemes with #686d78

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Alternatives to #686d78

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#686d78 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686d78

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686d78;}
.background {background-color:#686d78;}
.border {border:1px solid #686d78;}

Shades and Tints of #686d78

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, #040404 is the darkest color, while #f9f9fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686d78

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686d78 is the less saturated color, while #0146df is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686d78 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
  • #6c6d6f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #73737e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #797180 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6f747d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6f717c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #736f7d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6c727b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population