#686e8e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686e8e is composed of 40.8% red, 43.1% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 26.8% cyan, 22.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 230.5 degrees, a saturation of 15.4% and a lightness of 48.2%. #686e8e color hex could be obtained by blending #d0dcff with #00001d. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 41
    • G 43
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 27
    • M 23
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#686e8e color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#686e8e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686e8e has RGB values of R:104, G:110, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0.27, M:0.23, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 6844046.

Hex triplet 686e8e #686e8e
RGB Decimal 104, 110, 142 rgb(104,110,142)
RGB Percent 40.8, 43.1, 55.7 rgb(40.8%,43.1%,55.7%)
CMYK 27, 23, 0, 44
HSL 230.5°, 15.4, 48.2 hsl(230.5,15.4%,48.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 230.5°, 26.8, 55.7
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 47.037, 5.32, -18.249
XYZ 16.166, 16.048, 27.835
xyY 0.269, 0.267, 16.048
CIE-LCH 47.037, 19.009, 286.252
CIE-LUV 47.037, -4.809, -26.923
Hunter-Lab 40.06, 1.931, -13.156
Binary 01101000, 01101110, 10001110

Color Schemes with #686e8e

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Alternatives to #686e8e

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#686e8e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686e8e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686e8e;}
.background {background-color:#686e8e;}
.border {border:1px solid #686e8e;}

Shades and Tints of #686e8e

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, #040506 is the darkest color, while #fafafb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686e8e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b7b7b is the less saturated color, while #092ded is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686e8e 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.

  • #707070 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6e7076 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e7594 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #717494 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6b7981 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c7291 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6e7291 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6a7586 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population