#686e6b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686e6b is composed of 40.8% red, 43.1% green and 42% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 5.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 2.7% yellow and 56.9% black. It has a hue angle of 150 degrees, a saturation of 2.8% and a lightness of 42%. #686e6b color hex could be obtained by blending #d0dcd6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 41
    • G 43
    • B 42
    RGB color chart
    • C 5
    • M 0
    • Y 3
    • K 57
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#686e6b color description : Very dark grayish cyan - lime green.

#686e6b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686e6b has RGB values of R:104, G:110, B:107 and CMYK values of C:0.05, M:0, Y:0.03, K:0.57. Its decimal value is 6844011.

Hex triplet 686e6b #686e6b
RGB Decimal 104, 110, 107 rgb(104,110,107)
RGB Percent 40.8, 43.1, 42 rgb(40.8%,43.1%,42%)
CMYK 5, 0, 3, 57
HSL 150°, 2.8, 42 hsl(150,2.8%,42%)
HSV (or HSB) 150°, 5.5, 43.1
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 45.848, -2.916, 0.874
XYZ 13.938, 15.156, 16.1
xyY 0.308, 0.335, 15.156
CIE-LCH 45.848, 3.044, 163.314
CIE-LUV 45.848, -3.167, 1.614
Hunter-Lab 38.931, -4.223, 2.732
Binary 01101000, 01101110, 01101011

Color Schemes with #686e6b

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Alternatives to #686e6b

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#686e6b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686e6b

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.text {color:#686e6b;}
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Shades and Tints of #686e6b

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, #090909 is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686e6b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686e6b is the less saturated color, while #05d16b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686e6b 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
  • #6b6c6c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #767371 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7e7074 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #71747c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #71716f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #766f70 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6e7176 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population