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#688ae9 Hex Color Code

#688ae9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #688ae9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #688ae9 is comprised of 40.78% red, 54.12% green and 91.37% blue. In the HSL color space #688ae9 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 75% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.65 nm.

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  1. Palm Tree in Balmy Breeze
  2. Abstract Blue swathes
  3. Blue smoke tunnel

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

#688ae9 linear gradient to complementary #d3d879

  1. #688ae9
  2. #8596d8
  3. #9ba3c6
  4. #adafb4
  5. #bbbda2
  6. #c8ca8e
  7. #d3d879

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4870cc
  2. #5379d5
  3. #5e81df
  4. #688ae9
  5. #7293f3
  6. #7c9cfd
  7. #86a5ff

Tones

  1. #688ae9
  2. #788fde
  3. #8594d4
  4. #9099c9
  5. #999ebf
  6. #a2a4b4
  7. #a9a9a9

Tints and Shades

#688ae9 to white

  1. #688ae9
  2. #869ced
  3. #a1aff1
  4. #bac2f5
  5. #d1d6f8
  6. #e8eafc
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#688ae9 to black

  1. #688ae9
  2. #5872be
  3. #475a95
  4. #37446e
  5. #282e49
  6. #181b27
  7. #000000 / #000

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  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1550-R80B
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      ΔE = 4.254 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
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      ΔE = 4.476 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
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#688ae9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#688ae9 foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #688ae9">…</p>

#688ae9 background

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #688ae9">…</p>

#688ae9 shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #688ae9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6851305
Binary
01101000, 10001010, 11101001
Hexadecimal
#688ae9
LRV
≈ 27.0%
Closest short hex
#68e ΔE = 1.342
RGB
rgb(104, 138, 233)
RGBA
rgba(104, 138, 233, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.219, g: 0.291, b: 0.491
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 51.336%, blue: 91.373%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9925911 / 0xff688ae9
HSL
hsl(224, 75%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 75%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.186), saturation: 55% (0.554), value: 91% (0.914)
HSP
hue: 224.186, saturation: 55.365%, perceived brightness: 56.288%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.877, S: 80.543, L: 58.975
Cubehelix
H: -137.572, S: 0.796, L: 0.542
TSL
T: -2.280, S: 0.164, L: 0.544
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.554), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.086)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 9% (0.086)
XYZ
X: 29.500, Y: 27.001, Z: 80.732
xyY
x: 0.215, y: 0.197, Y: 27.001
CIELab
L: 58.975, a: 15.363, b: -51.752
CIELuv
L: 58.975, u: -17.990, v: -83.747
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.975, C: 53.984, H: 286.534
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.975, C: 85.658, H: 257.877
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.962, a: 10.405, b: -55.743
CIECAM02
J: 47.901, C: 57.291, h: 260.997, Q: 136.358, M: 50.100, s: 60.615, H: 311.607
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.382, jaune: -9.170, green: 1.257
LMS
L: 20.107, M: 25.570, S: 79.848
YCbCr
Y: 135.114, Cb: 174.737, Cr: 106.329
YCoCg
Y: 153.250, Cg: -15.250, Co: -6.250
YDbDr
Y: 138.664, Db: 141.935, Dr: 65.937
YPbPr
Y: 137.598, Pb: 51.410, Pr: -21.370
xvYCC
Y: 134.172, Cb: 173.160, Cr: 109.228
YIQ
Y: 138.664, I: -50.774, Q: 22.368
YUV
Y: 138.664, U: 46.424, V: -30.411
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 8.030
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 3.862

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