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#68729d Hex Color Code

#68729d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #68729d is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #68729d is comprised of 40.78% red, 44.71% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #68729d has a hue of 229° (degrees), 21% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.93 nm.

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#68729d linear gradient to complementary #a09e65

  1. #68729d
  2. #747994
  3. #7f808b
  4. #888782
  5. #918f79
  6. #99966f
  7. #a09e65

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #525d87
  2. #5a648e
  3. #616b95
  4. #68729d
  5. #6f79a5
  6. #7780ac
  7. #7e88b4

Tones

  1. #68729d
  2. #6d7599
  3. #727894
  4. #777a90
  5. #7b7d8c
  6. #7f8087
  7. #838383

Tints and Shades

#68729d to white

  1. #68729d
  2. #8188ad
  3. #999fbd
  4. #b2b6cd
  5. #cccede
  6. #e5e6ee
  7. #ffffff

#68729d to black

  1. #68729d
  2. #565e81
  3. #464b66
  4. #35394c
  5. #262834
  6. #17181d
  7. #000000

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  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Emperor Butterfly X73R158B
      #67729c
      ΔE = 0.428 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 1.357 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  2. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 304
      #6775a1
      ΔE = 1.304 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 5193D Poet's Purple
      #627195
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 1.319 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 1.327 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 37-b4
      #6075a6
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 1.440 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. 70BB 16/287
      #5a709e
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  6. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 1.458 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4245 Purple Wish 90BB 21/220
      #6c7298
      ΔE = 1.521 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  8. Sto

    1. ★ 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 1.558 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 1.632 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  10. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7198 - Plum Berry
      #6e7299
      ΔE = 1.666 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 1.666 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ Noble Blue / 50BB 18/216
      #63729a
      ΔE = 1.705 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 1.666 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  13. Plascon

    1. ★ Dancing in the Rain B5-E2-1
      #60709c
      ΔE = 1.763 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  14. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Medium Blue
      #5e739c
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blueberry Patch / 346-6
      #617099
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  16. Opulence

    1. ★ Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  17. CIL

    1. ★ Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  18. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-6 Palace Purple
      #6c7095
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  19. Caparol

    1. ★ 62 5 264 / Saphir 20
      #6c7498
      ΔE = 2.061 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 60 5 280 / Lavendel 5
      #707098
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  20. Ford

    1. ★ Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  21. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7685 U
      #5e719d
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 3506 UP
      #5d74a5
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  22. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  23. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Express Blue / 70BB 16/287
      #5e6f99
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  25. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 6412
      #657193
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  26. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Ocean Night / 318
      #637195
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  27. California Paints

    1. DE 5901 - Ocean Night
      #637195
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  28. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  29. Taubmans

    1. Wild Violet / T10 37F-1
      #6a6d92
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  30. Kelly-Moore

    1. Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Mountain Vale / KM3087-3
      #6a7192
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  31. Olympic

    1. Wild Wisteria B45-5
      #636e92
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  32. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 19.7%

#68729d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#68729d foreground

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #68729d">…</p>

#68729d background

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="background-color: #68729d">…</p>

#68729d shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #68729d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6845085
Binary
01101000, 01110010, 10011101
Hexadecimal
#68729d
LRV
≈ 17.4%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 2.796
RGB
rgb(104, 114, 157)
RGBA
rgba(104, 114, 157, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.277, g: 0.304, b: 0.419
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.441%, blue: 0.616%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9932131 / 0xff68729d
HSL
hsl(229, 21%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 21%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.679), saturation: 34% (0.338), value: 62% (0.616)
HSP
hue: 228.679, saturation: 33.758%, perceived brightness: 45.855%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.976, S: 30.352, L: 48.774
Cubehelix
H: -133.017, S: 0.340, L: 0.454
TSL
T: -2.475, S: 0.085, L: 0.455
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.338), magenta: 27% (0.274), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.384)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 38% (0.384)
XYZ
X: 17.810, Y: 17.411, Z: 34.314
xyY
x: 0.256, y: 0.250, Y: 17.411
CIELab
L: 48.774, a: 6.920, b: -24.423
CIELuv
L: 48.774, u: -7.169, v: -36.800
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.774, C: 25.385, H: 285.820
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.774, C: 37.492, H: 258.976
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.727, a: 3.167, b: -19.548
CIECAM02
J: 38.132, C: 30.674, h: 266.388, Q: 121.663, M: 26.824, s: 46.955, H: 314.466
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.243, jaune: -4.305, green: 0.234
LMS
L: 14.959, M: 17.234, S: 34.035
YCbCr
Y: 115.570, Cb: 148.357, Cr: 120.557
YCgCo
Y: 122.250, Cg: -8.250, Co: 12.750
YDbDr
Y: 115.912, Db: 61.819, Dr: 22.661
YPbPr
Y: 114.966, Pb: 22.650, Pr: -6.978
xvYCC
Y: 114.736, Cb: 147.896, Cr: 121.870
YIQ
Y: 115.912, I: -19.771, Q: 11.264
YUV
Y: 115.912, U: 20.220, V: -10.450
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/6 ΔE = 5.437
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.908

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