#686d7a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686d7a is composed of 40.8% red, 42.7% green and 47.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 14.8% cyan, 10.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.2% black. It has a hue angle of 223.3 degrees, a saturation of 8% and a lightness of 44.3%. #686d7a color hex could be obtained by blending #d0daf4 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 41
    • G 43
    • B 48
    RGB color chart
    • C 15
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 52
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#686d7a color description : Dark grayish blue.

#686d7a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686d7a has RGB values of R:104, G:109, B:122 and CMYK values of C:0.15, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.52. Its decimal value is 6843770.

Hex triplet 686d7a #686d7a
RGB Decimal 104, 109, 122 rgb(104,109,122)
RGB Percent 40.8, 42.7, 47.8 rgb(40.8%,42.7%,47.8%)
CMYK 15, 11, 0, 52
HSL 223.3°, 8, 44.3 hsl(223.3,8%,44.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 223.3°, 14.8, 47.8
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 46.023, 0.987, -7.857
XYZ 14.69, 15.285, 20.588
xyY 0.291, 0.302, 15.285
CIE-LCH 46.023, 7.919, 277.159
CIE-LUV 46.023, -3.38, -10.994
Hunter-Lab 39.096, -1.351, -3.854
Binary 01101000, 01101101, 01111010

Color Schemes with #686d7a

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Alternatives to #686d7a

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#686d7a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686d7a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686d7a;}
.background {background-color:#686d7a;}
.border {border:1px solid #686d7a;}

Shades and Tints of #686d7a

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, #050506 is the darkest color, while #fafafb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686d7a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717171 is the less saturated color, while #0843da is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686d7a 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
  • #6c6d70 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #727380 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #787181 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6f757d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e717e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #72707f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6c727c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population