#686e7e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686e7e is composed of 40.8% red, 43.1% green and 49.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 17.5% cyan, 12.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 50.6% black. It has a hue angle of 223.6 degrees, a saturation of 9.6% and a lightness of 45.1%. #686e7e color hex could be obtained by blending #d0dcfc with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 41
    • G 43
    • B 49
    RGB color chart
    • C 17
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 51
    CMYK color chart

#686e7e color description : Dark grayish blue.

#686e7e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686e7e has RGB values of R:104, G:110, B:126 and CMYK values of C:0.17, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.51. Its decimal value is 6844030.

Hex triplet 686e7e #686e7e
RGB Decimal 104, 110, 126 rgb(104,110,126)
RGB Percent 40.8, 43.1, 49.4 rgb(40.8%,43.1%,49.4%)
CMYK 17, 13, 0, 51
HSL 223.6°, 9.6, 45.1 hsl(223.6,9.6%,45.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 223.6°, 17.5, 49.4
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 46.447, 1.334, -9.614
XYZ 15.05, 15.601, 21.956
xyY 0.286, 0.297, 15.601
CIE-LCH 46.447, 9.706, 277.902
CIE-LUV 46.447, -4.039, -13.584
Hunter-Lab 39.498, -1.108, -5.309
Binary 01101000, 01101110, 01111110

Color Schemes with #686e7e

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Alternatives to #686e7e

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#686e7e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686e7e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686e7e;}
.background {background-color:#686e7e;}
.border {border:1px solid #686e7e;}

Shades and Tints of #686e7e

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, #060708 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686e7e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717275 is the less saturated color, while #0742df is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686e7e 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
  • #6d6e71 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #727484 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #787285 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6e767f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e7281 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #727182 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6c737e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population