#686ea1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #686ea1 is composed of 40.8% red, 43.1% green and 63.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 35.4% cyan, 31.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 36.9% black. It has a hue angle of 233.7 degrees, a saturation of 23.3% and a lightness of 52%. #686ea1 color hex could be obtained by blending #d0dcff with #000043. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 41
    • G 43
    • B 63
    RGB color chart
    • C 35
    • M 32
    • Y 0
    • K 37
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#686ea1 color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#686ea1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #686ea1 has RGB values of R:104, G:110, B:161 and CMYK values of C:0.35, M:0.32, Y:0, K:0.37. Its decimal value is 6844065.

Hex triplet 686ea1 #686ea1
RGB Decimal 104, 110, 161 rgb(104,110,161)
RGB Percent 40.8, 43.1, 63.1 rgb(40.8%,43.1%,63.1%)
CMYK 35, 32, 0, 37
HSL 233.7°, 23.3, 52 hsl(233.7,23.3%,52%)
HSV (or HSB) 233.7°, 35.4, 63.1
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 47.839, 10.45, -28.23
XYZ 17.717, 16.668, 36
xyY 0.252, 0.237, 16.668
CIE-LCH 47.839, 30.102, 290.314
CIE-LUV 47.839, -5.741, -42.968
Hunter-Lab 40.826, 6.015, -23.703
Binary 01101000, 01101110, 10100001

Color Schemes with #686ea1

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Alternatives to #686ea1

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#686ea1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #686ea1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#686ea1;}
.background {background-color:#686ea1;}
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Shades and Tints of #686ea1

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, #040406 is the darkest color, while #f9f9fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #686ea1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848485 is the less saturated color, while #132bf6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #686ea1 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.

  • #727272 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #70717b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6877a7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6777a5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #667c85 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6873a4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6774a3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #67778f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population