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#688ac4 Hex Color Code

#688ac4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #688ac4 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #688ac4 is comprised of 40.78% red, 54.12% green and 76.86% blue. In the HSL color space #688ac4 has a hue of 218° (degrees), 44% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.39 nm.

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#688ac4 linear gradient to complementary #b8ad74

  1. #688ac4
  2. #7b8fb7
  3. #8b95aa
  4. #999b9d
  5. #a4a190
  6. #afa782
  7. #b8ad74

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4d71a9
  2. #5679b2
  3. #5f81bb
  4. #688ac4
  5. #7193cd
  6. #7a9bd7
  7. #83a4e0

Tones

  1. #688ac4
  2. #728cbc
  3. #7b8eb5
  4. #8390ad
  5. #8a92a5
  6. #90949e
  7. #969696

Tints and Shades

#688ac4 to White

  1. #688ac4
  2. #839cce
  3. #9dafd8
  4. #b5c3e2
  5. #ced6eb
  6. #e7ebf5
  7. #ffffff

#688ac4 to Black

  1. #688ac4
  2. #5772a0
  3. #465a7e
  4. #36445d
  5. #262e3f
  6. #171b22
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 0.838
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 1.061
    2. ★ Verdi Blue / T61-6
      #6f8ac2
      ΔE = 1.162
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Celestial / 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 1.158
    2. Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 2.505
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 1.158
    2. Kimono 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 2.505
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ U4.30.52
      #6d8dc7
      ΔE = 1.294
    2. U0.30.50
      #628cc0
      ΔE = 2.643
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 1.494
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 1.790
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6120
      #638bc1
      ΔE = 1.844
    2. 6079
      #6086ba
      ΔE = 2.799
  9. Behr

    1. ★ 590B-5 Purple Hyacinth
      #6487bc
      ΔE = 1.958
  10. Duron

    1. ★ Scanda
      #6c8dc0
      ΔE = 2.044
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-c
      #5c86c5
      ΔE = 2.203
    2. 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 2.504
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.245
    2. Jazzy
      #768ebe
      ΔE = 2.979
  13. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bleu hollandais
      #6b8fc4
      ΔE = 2.277
    2. Sauge gentiane
      #768dbe
      ΔE = 2.725
  14. Caparol

    1. 70 13 250 / Marin 45
      #6084c0
      ΔE = 2.388
    2. 70 10 250 / Marin 5
      #6484b8
      ΔE = 2.778
  15. ICI Paints

    1. 4215 Merry Mauve 61BB 28/291
      #6b89b9
      ΔE = 2.424
  16. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 2.440
  17. Crown Paint

    1. Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 2.516
  18. Albany Paint

    1. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 2.555
    2. Ocean Wave
      #6591c9
      ΔE = 2.960
  19. Dulux

    1. Fragrant Cloud 1
      #6884b8
      ΔE = 2.586
  20. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 2.609
  21. Kansai Paint

    1. Blue Violet
      #5e8bc1
      ΔE = 2.618
  22. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 2.658
  23. Resene

    1. Danube B64-073-252
      #5b89c0
      ΔE = 2.730
    2. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 2.815
  24. CIL

    1. Pure Periwinkle
      #758fc1
      ΔE = 2.839
  25. Plascon

    1. Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 2.906
  26. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 2.943
  27. Dutch Boy

    1. Friendly Indigo
      #6c8ebe
      ΔE = 2.961

#688ac4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#688ac4 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #688ac4">…</p>

#688ac4 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #688ac4">…</p>

#688ac4 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 #688ac4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6851268
Binary
01101000, 10001010, 11000100
Hexadecimal
#688ac4
Closest short hex
#68b ΔE = 2.192
RGB
rgb(104, 138, 196)
RGBA
rgba(104, 138, 196, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.237, g: 0.315, b: 0.447
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 50.520%, blue: 76.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9925948 / 0xff688ac4
HSL
hsl(218, 44%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(218, 44%%, 59%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 218° (217.826), saturation: 47% (0.469), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 217.826, saturation: 46.939, perceived brightness: 53.759
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.558, S: 53.223, L: 57.177
Cubehelix
H: -144.556, S: 0.542, L: 0.526
TSL
T: -2.013, S: 0.131, L: 0.527
CMYK
cyan: 47 (0.469), magenta: 30 (0.296), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 23 (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 59 (0.592), magenta: 46 (0.459), yellow: 23 (0.231)
XYZ
X: 24.758, Y: 25.104, Z: 55.755
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.238, Y: 25.104
CIELab
L: 57.177, a: 3.906, b: -33.840
CIELuv
L: 57.177, u: -17.591, v: -52.751
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.177, C: 34.065, H: 276.584
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.177, C: 55.607, H: 251.558
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.104, a: 0.521, b: -30.904
CIECAM02
J: 46.187, C: 41.987, h: 254.686, Q: 133.897, M: 36.717, s: 52.366, H: 308.355
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.271, jaune: -5.904, green: 1.457
LMS
L: 19.873, M: 25.534, S: 55.245
YCbCr
Y: 131.488, Cb: 158.494, Cr: 108.956
YCgCo
Y: 144.000, Cg: -6.000, Co: 3.000
YDbDr
Y: 134.446, Db: 92.614, Dr: 57.908
YPbPr
Y: 134.934, Pb: 32.910, Pr: -19.668
xvYCC
Y: 131.884, Cb: 156.909, Cr: 110.723
YIQ
Y: 134.446, I: -38.888, Q: 10.856
YUV
Y: 134.446, U: 30.292, V: -26.711
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 4.121
Brand Color
Stripe ΔE = 6.100

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