#686e85 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686e85 is composed of 40.8% red, 43.1% green and 52.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 21.8% cyan, 17.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 47.8% black. It has a hue angle of 227.6 degrees, a saturation of 12.2% and a lightness of 46.5%. #686e85 color hex could be obtained by blending #d0dcff with #00000b. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 41
    • G 43
    • B 52
    RGB color chart
    • C 22
    • M 17
    • Y 0
    • K 48
    CMYK color chart

#686e85 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#686e85 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686e85 has RGB values of R:104, G:110, B:133 and CMYK values of C:0.22, M:0.17, Y:0, K:0.48. Its decimal value is 6844037.

Hex triplet 686e85 #686e85
RGB Decimal 104, 110, 133 rgb(104,110,133)
RGB Percent 40.8, 43.1, 52.2 rgb(40.8%,43.1%,52.2%)
CMYK 22, 17, 0, 48
HSL 227.6°, 12.2, 46.5 hsl(227.6,12.2%,46.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 227.6°, 21.8, 52.2
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 46.695, 3.036, -13.416
XYZ 15.518, 15.788, 24.419
xyY 0.278, 0.283, 15.788
CIE-LCH 46.695, 13.756, 282.751
CIE-LUV 46.695, -4.373, -19.381
Hunter-Lab 39.734, 0.175, -8.623
Binary 01101000, 01101110, 10000101

Color Schemes with #686e85

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Alternatives to #686e85

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#686e85 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686e85

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686e85;}
.background {background-color:#686e85;}
.border {border:1px solid #686e85;}

Shades and Tints of #686e85

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 #686e85

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #71737c is the less saturated color, while #0433e9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686e85 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.

  • #6f6f6f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6e6f73 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #71758b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #75738b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6d7780 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d7288 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #707189 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6b7481 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population