#686d85 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686d85 is composed of 40.8% red, 42.7% green and 52.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 21.8% cyan, 18% magenta, 0% yellow and 47.8% black. It has a hue angle of 229.7 degrees, a saturation of 12.2% and a lightness of 46.5%. #686d85 color hex could be obtained by blending #d0daff with #00000b. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 41
    • G 43
    • B 52
    RGB color chart
    • C 22
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 48
    CMYK color chart

#686d85 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#686d85 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686d85 has RGB values of R:104, G:109, B:133 and CMYK values of C:0.22, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.48. Its decimal value is 6843781.

Hex triplet 686d85 #686d85
RGB Decimal 104, 109, 133 rgb(104,109,133)
RGB Percent 40.8, 42.7, 52.2 rgb(40.8%,42.7%,52.2%)
CMYK 22, 18, 0, 48
HSL 229.7°, 12.2, 46.5 hsl(229.7,12.2%,46.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 229.7°, 21.8, 52.2
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 46.41, 3.635, -13.849
XYZ 15.41, 15.574, 24.383
xyY 0.278, 0.281, 15.574
CIE-LCH 46.41, 14.318, 284.706
CIE-LUV 46.41, -3.924, -20.073
Hunter-Lab 39.463, 0.643, -9.009
Binary 01101000, 01101101, 10000101

Color Schemes with #686d85

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Alternatives to #686d85

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#686d85 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686d85

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686d85;}
.background {background-color:#686d85;}
.border {border:1px solid #686d85;}

Shades and Tints of #686d85

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f5f5f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686d85

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #71737c is the less saturated color, while #042be9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686d85 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
  • #70748b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #74738b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6d767f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d7189 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #707089 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6b7381 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population