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#688ad3 Hex Color Code

#688ad3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #688ad3 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #688ad3 is comprised of 40.78% red, 54.12% green and 82.75% blue. In the HSL color space #688ad3 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 55% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.57 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#688ad3 linear gradient to complementary #c4bf77

  1. #688ad3
  2. #7f92c5
  3. #929bb6
  4. #a1a3a7
  5. #aeac98
  6. #bab688
  7. #c4bf77

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4b70b7
  2. #5579c0
  3. #5e81ca
  4. #688ad3
  5. #7293dd
  6. #7b9ce6
  7. #85a5f0

Tones

  1. #688ad3
  2. #748dca
  3. #7f90c1
  4. #8894b9
  5. #9097b0
  6. #979ba7
  7. #9e9e9e

Tints and Shades

#688ad3 to white

  1. #688ad3
  2. #849cdb
  3. #9eafe2
  4. #b7c3e9
  5. #cfd6f1
  6. #e7eaf8
  7. #ffffff

#688ad3 to black

  1. #688ad3
  2. #5772ac
  3. #475a87
  4. #374464
  5. #272e43
  6. #181b24
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 0.948 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 1.651 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2129 C
      #5f8dda
      ΔE = 1.669 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. ★ 279
      #578ad6
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  6. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  8. Glidden

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  9. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  11. Plascon

    1. Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  12. Caparol

    1. 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  13. Taubmans

    1. Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 25.8%

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#688ad3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#688ad3 foreground

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #688ad3">…</p>

#688ad3 background

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

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #688ad3">…</p>

#688ad3 shadow

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #688ad3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6851283
Binary
01101000, 10001010, 11010011
Hexadecimal
#688ad3
LRV
≈ 25.8%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 1.494
RGB
rgb(104, 138, 211)
RGBA
rgba(104, 138, 211, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.230, g: 0.305, b: 0.466
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.509%, blue: 0.827%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9925933 / 0xff688ad3
HSL
hsl(221, 55%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 55%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.935), saturation: 51% (0.507), value: 83% (0.827)
HSP
hue: 220.935, saturation: 50.711%, perceived brightness: 54.745%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.840, S: 61.733, L: 57.867
Cubehelix
H: -141.069, S: 0.643, L: 0.533
TSL
T: -2.141, S: 0.144, L: 0.534
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.507), magenta: 35% (0.346), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 17% (0.173)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 17% (0.173)
XYZ
X: 26.551, Y: 25.821, Z: 65.200
xyY
x: 0.226, y: 0.220, Y: 25.821
CIELab
L: 57.867, a: 8.461, b: -41.218
CIELuv
L: 57.867, u: -17.740, v: -65.475
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.867, C: 42.077, H: 281.600
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.867, C: 67.835, H: 254.840
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.815, a: 4.343, b: -40.505
CIECAM02
J: 46.846, C: 48.418, h: 258.082, Q: 134.848, M: 42.341, s: 56.035, H: 310.092
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.317, jaune: -7.241, green: 1.349
LMS
L: 19.961, M: 25.548, S: 64.549
YCbCr
Y: 132.958, Cb: 165.079, Cr: 107.891
YCgCo
Y: 147.750, Cg: -9.750, Co: -0.750
YDbDr
Y: 136.156, Db: 112.609, Dr: 61.163
YPbPr
Y: 136.014, Pb: 40.410, Pr: -20.358
xvYCC
Y: 132.812, Cb: 163.497, Cr: 110.117
YIQ
Y: 136.156, I: -43.707, Q: 15.523
YUV
Y: 136.156, U: 36.832, V: -28.211
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.152
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 6.163

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