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#688a8f Hex Color Code

#688a8f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #688a8f is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #688a8f is comprised of 40.78% red, 54.12% green and 56.08% blue. In the HSL color space #688a8f has a hue of 188° (degrees), 16% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 488.54 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#688a8f linear gradient to complementary #8d6e6a

  1. #688a8f
  2. #708589
  3. #778182
  4. #7e7c7c
  5. #837876
  6. #887370
  7. #8d6e6a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #507176
  2. #587a7e
  3. #608287
  4. #688a8f
  5. #709297
  6. #789ba0
  7. #81a3a9

Tints and Shades

#688a8f to white

  1. #688a8f
  2. #809da1
  3. #99b0b3
  4. #b2c3c6
  5. #cbd7d8
  6. #e5ebec
  7. #ffffff

#688a8f to black

  1. #688a8f
  2. #567276
  3. #455a5d
  4. #354446
  5. #252f30
  6. #171b1b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. CIL

    1. ★ Smoked Turquoise
      #68888e
      ΔE = 0.956 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Fall's River
      #608589
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ 30BG 23/124
      #68888e
      ΔE = 0.956 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. ★ Jewelled Creek 2
      #62868b
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  3. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 86525, AS25
      #6c898d
      ΔE = 1.099 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ 510F-5 Bayside
      #658c91
      ΔE = 1.153 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. DP-519 Gettysburg
      #708a92
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 5483 UP
      #668a8d
      ΔE = 1.167 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. ★ 17-4911 TPG
      #66888f
      ΔE = 1.215 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Adriatic Turquoise
      #63888e
      ΔE = 1.171 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ Teal Blue
      #62868d
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  7. Levis

    1. ★ Malachiet
      #668b8d
      ΔE = 1.722 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5401
      #6e8e93
      ΔE = 1.731 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Echo / AF-505
      #6f898e
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. ★ Aegean Teal / 2136-40
      #708a8c
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  10. Tollens

    1. ★ T2027-5
      #61878b
      ΔE = 1.798 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  11. Resene

    1. ★ Gothic B63-029-222
      #698890
      ΔE = 1.829 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  12. Brillux

    1. ★ 72.09.21
      #60868b
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  13. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5774 - Burrard Inlet
      #698589
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  14. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Thundercloud / 365
      #698589
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  15. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Turquoise
      #60878f
      ΔE = 2.098 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  16. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Smoked Turquoise / 30BG 23/124
      #6a8889
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  17. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35189
      #6f8a91
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  18. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4000 Goose Bay 10BG 26/134
      #668d8f
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Wedgewood 30BG 27/087
      #748b8f
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Twilight Stroll / PPG10-03
      #71898d
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Baritone / PPG1149-5
      #708e95
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  20. Glidden

    1. ★ Smoked Turquoise / 30BG 23/124
      #698891
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Baritone / PPG1149-5
      #708e95
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  21. Chrysler

    1. ★ Teal Blue
      #60868e
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Light Turquoise
      #618389
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. Heritage
      #628993
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  23. Olympic

    1. Baritone C57-4
      #718d94
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  24. Taubmans

    1. Coventry Blue / T10 48H-2
      #678c96
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Baritone / T10 49H-2
      #6f9093
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  25. Sto

    1. 35420
      #5e8a93
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  26. Porter Paints

    1. Twilight Stroll / ATC-61
      #738a8f
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Baritone / 454-5
      #6f8d96
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  27. Dutch Boy

    1. Midnight Run
      #5e8d93
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  28. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Delft Blue 24-21
      #748a8d
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  29. Jotun

    1. 5397 / Scooter
      #618b8c
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  30. Sico

    1. 6156-52 Tonic Water
      #709197
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  31. Crown Diamond

    1. 7316-52 Tonic Water
      #709197
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  32. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10660
      #6d8488
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  33. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu héritage
      #638c97
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  34. Kansai Paint

    1. Smoke Grey
      #70868c
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  35. Sikkens

    1. Q0.10.50
      #758d8f
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  36. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Mountain Stream - 7612
      #679199
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 25.4%

#688a8f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#688a8f foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #688a8f">…</p>

#688a8f background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #688a8f">…</p>

#688a8f shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #688a8f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6851215
Binary
01101000, 10001010, 10001111
Hexadecimal
#688a8f
LRV
≈ 23.1%
Closest short hex
#688 ΔE = 2.635
RGB
rgb(104, 138, 143)
RGBA
rgba(104, 138, 143, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.270, g: 0.358, b: 0.371
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.479%, blue: 0.561%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9926001 / 0xff688a8f
HSL
hsl(188, 16%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(188, 16%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 188° (187.692), saturation: 27% (0.273), value: 56% (0.561)
HSP
hue: 187.692, saturation: 27.273%, perceived brightness: 50.745%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 204.345, S: 41.475, L: 55.178
Cubehelix
H: -180.340, S: 0.235, L: 0.503
TSL
T: -1.623, S: 0.091, L: 0.504
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.273), magenta: 3% (0.035), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.439)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 44% (0.439)
XYZ
X: 19.754, Y: 23.102, Z: 29.400
xyY
x: 0.273, y: 0.320, Y: 23.102
CIELab
L: 55.178, a: -10.630, b: -6.548
CIELuv
L: 55.178, u: -17.204, v: -7.784
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.178, C: 12.485, H: 211.632
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.178, C: 18.883, H: 204.345
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.065, a: -10.753, b: -2.620
CIECAM02
J: 44.253, C: 20.094, h: 209.041, Q: 131.064, M: 17.572, s: 36.616, H: 265.358
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.095, jaune: -1.108, green: 2.125
LMS
L: 19.626, M: 25.497, S: 29.285
YCbCr
Y: 126.294, Cb: 135.227, Cr: 112.719
YCgCo
Y: 130.750, Cg: 7.250, Co: 16.250
YDbDr
Y: 128.404, Db: 21.965, Dr: 46.407
YPbPr
Y: 131.118, Pb: 6.410, Pr: -17.230
xvYCC
Y: 128.607, Cb: 133.631, Cr: 112.865
YIQ
Y: 128.404, I: -21.861, Q: -5.634
YUV
Y: 128.404, U: 7.184, V: -21.410
Munsell Color System
2.5B 5/4 ΔE = 3.774
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 11.477

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