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#68708c Hex Color Code

#68708c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #68708c is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #68708c is comprised of 40.78% red, 43.92% green and 54.9% blue. In the HSL color space #68708c has a hue of 227° (degrees), 15% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.32 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#68708c linear gradient to complementary #8d8a67

  1. #68708c
  2. #6f7486
  3. #767880
  4. #7d7d7a
  5. #828174
  6. #88866e
  7. #8d8a67

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #545c77
  2. #5a627e
  3. #616985
  4. #68708c
  5. #6f7793
  6. #767e9b
  7. #7d85a2

Tints and Shades

#68708c to white

  1. #68708c
  2. #80869e
  3. #989db1
  4. #b1b5c4
  5. #cbcdd7
  6. #e5e6eb
  7. #ffffff

#68708c to black

  1. #68708c
  2. #565d73
  3. #454a5b
  4. #353845
  5. #25272f
  6. #16171b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4222 Starry Sky 70BB 21/147
      #6a738d
      ΔE = 1.346 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Preservation Plum 70BB 17/187
      #606b8a
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4020-R80B
      #636f8a
      ΔE = 1.436 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. S 4020-R70B
      #696b89
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-39-5 Vineyard Shadow
      #64708a
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ 4-38-5 Discreet
      #64728c
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ French Violet / 1427
      #6a6e87
      ΔE = 1.505 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5020-R60B
      #6c6f88
      ΔE = 1.613 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 5020-R70B
      #69758c
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ Midnight Iris 1
      #6e718e
      ΔE = 1.718 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / KM3087-3
      #6a7192
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  8. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 411
      #646b88
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 5193D Poet's Purple
      #627195
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  9. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5014 / Pigeon blue
      #606e8c
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Presidential Suite
      #657189
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Aurora Borealis R170B
      #637592
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Steel Blue
      #687289
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grape Aura / T10 38I-1
      #626c86
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ Grape Haze / T12 40.G9
      #636d85
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  13. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD354-5
      #676c84
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. DD406-5
      #5e6c8c
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6412
      #657193
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  15. Bristol

    1. ★ Grape Haze / P102-C6
      #636d85
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Great Grape / 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Blue Cloud / 547-6
      #627188
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  17. Glidden

    1. ★ Great Grape / PPG1169-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Blue Cloud / PPG1164-6
      #627188
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Great Grape / PPG1169-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Blue Cloud / PPG1164-6
      #627188
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  19. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Ukranian Girl / NP PB 1471 D
      #6e6f8d
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  20. Behr

    1. ★ 630F-5 Vintage
      #6e6f87
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  21. Duron

    1. Distance
      #61728e
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  22. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 108-5 U
      #5e6e8b
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 2109 CP
      #5c6d8b
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  23. Fired Earth

    1. Beach Hut
      #5e6d8e
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  24. Clark+Kensington

    1. Stowe Mountain / 40B-6
      #717593
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. 7222 - Mountain Vale
      #5e6b8a
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  26. General Paint

    1. Byblos / CL 2416A
      #717493
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Neolithic / CL 2417A
      #656987
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  27. Chrysler

    1. Pale Iris
      #66758e
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Medium Blue
      #667389
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  28. Olympic

    1. Wild Wisteria B45-5
      #636e92
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Grape Haze C46-5
      #5d6c87
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  29. Tollens

    1. T2009-4
      #677696
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  30. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Ocean Night / 318
      #637195
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  31. California Paints

    1. DE 5901 - Ocean Night
      #637195
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  32. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Vintage Velvet / 7190
      #6f7085
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #687793
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  33. Caparol

    1. 60 4 275 / Eisenoxidschwarz 30
      #6c6c8c
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  34. Flügger

    1. Antikblå (U-572)
      #637289
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  35. CIL

    1. Exotic Stone
      #737491
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 18.2%

#68708c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#68708c foreground

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #68708c">…</p>

#68708c background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #68708c">…</p>

#68708c shadow

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #68708c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6844556
Binary
01101000, 01110000, 10001100
Hexadecimal
#68708c
LRV
≈ 16.4%
Closest short hex
#679 ΔE = 3.436
RGB
rgb(104, 112, 140)
RGBA
rgba(104, 112, 140, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.292, g: 0.315, b: 0.393
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.434%, blue: 0.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9932660 / 0xff68708c
HSL
hsl(227, 15%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 15%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.667), saturation: 26% (0.257), value: 55% (0.549)
HSP
hue: 226.667, saturation: 25.714%, perceived brightness: 44.422%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.820, S: 22.664, L: 47.526
Cubehelix
H: -135.016, S: 0.228, L: 0.442
TSL
T: -2.388, S: 0.061, L: 0.442
CMYK
cyan: 26% (0.257), magenta: 20% (0.200), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.451)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 56% (0.561), yellow: 45% (0.451)
XYZ
X: 16.235, Y: 16.424, Z: 27.121
xyY
x: 0.272, y: 0.275, Y: 16.424
CIELab
L: 47.526, a: 3.604, b: -16.309
CIELuv
L: 47.526, u: -5.583, v: -23.838
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.526, C: 16.703, H: 282.461
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.526, C: 24.483, H: 256.820
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.527, a: 0.586, b: -11.308
CIECAM02
J: 37.005, C: 22.042, h: 264.327, Q: 119.851, M: 19.275, s: 40.103, H: 313.364
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.189, jaune: -2.876, green: 0.280
LMS
L: 14.549, M: 16.623, S: 26.943
YCbCr
Y: 112.896, Cb: 141.476, Cr: 122.500
YCgCo
Y: 117.000, Cg: -5.000, Co: 17.000
YDbDr
Y: 112.800, Db: 40.924, Dr: 16.740
YPbPr
Y: 112.312, Pb: 14.920, Pr: -5.288
xvYCC
Y: 112.456, Cb: 141.106, Cr: 123.355
YIQ
Y: 112.800, I: -13.761, Q: 7.020
YUV
Y: 112.800, U: 13.386, V: -7.720
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/4 ΔE = 4.970
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 7.614

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