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#688b9d Hex Color Code

#688b9d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #688b9d is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #688b9d is comprised of 40.78% red, 54.51% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #688b9d has a hue of 200° (degrees), 21% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.46 nm.

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#688b9d linear gradient to complementary #9a7e6b

  1. #688b9d
  2. #738995
  3. #7d878c
  4. #858584
  5. #8d827c
  6. #948073
  7. #9a7e6b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f7283
  2. #577a8c
  3. #608394
  4. #688b9d
  5. #7094a6
  6. #799cae
  7. #81a5b7

Tints and Shades

#688b9d to white

  1. #688b9d
  2. #819dad
  3. #9ab0bd
  4. #b3c3cd
  5. #ccd7dd
  6. #e5ebee
  7. #ffffff

#688b9d to black

  1. #688b9d
  2. #577281
  3. #465b66
  4. #35444c
  5. #262f34
  6. #171b1d
  7. #000000

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  1. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Founding Father
      #688da0
      ΔE = 0.820 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Biloxi Blues
      #708ba0
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Glacier Blue
      #678b9b
      ΔE = 1.004 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Misty Blue
      #6e899e
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ S0.20.50
      #648ca0
      ΔE = 1.054 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  4. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Leisure Blue - 6515
      #6a8ea1
      ΔE = 1.188 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. ★ Smoky Azurite - 9148
      #708d9e
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Aquaduct / T146-6
      #6d8999
      ΔE = 1.492 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Old Timer / T12 43.F7
      #708fa5
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-B
      #6f8c9e
      ΔE = 1.550 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
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    1. ★ Crater Lake 453-5
      #648898
      ΔE = 1.615 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Crater Lake / 453-5
      #648898
      ΔE = 1.615 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Bermuda Grey B64-030-239
      #6f8c9f
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4020-B
      #6e8f9f
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  11. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Mascarade
      #5f8ba0
      ΔE = 1.812 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. ★ Le prince
      #5f8a9b
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Buckland Blue / HC-151
      #628798
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ West Coast / 1671
      #6c8996
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7697 U
      #698fa4
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. 2178 C
      #6b8f9c
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  14. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Blue Jay 70BG 28/169
      #628d9e
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. ★ Protocol Blue 90BG 27/186
      #5f8ba1
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
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    1. ★ Steel Blue Frost
      #718e9e
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Blue
      #5f8595
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  16. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ China Clay / 431
      #718b9a
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. ★ Spirit Mountain / 373
      #6a8b98
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  17. Sto

    1. ★ 35331
      #6c8797
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. 35320
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      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  18. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7367 - Storm Blue Sky
      #5e899e
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6148
      #638aa1
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. 5388
      #6589a1
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  20. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Boutique
      #6e8897
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  21. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5795 - Spirit Mountain
      #6a8b98
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
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      #65869b
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
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    1. ★ Brookside
      #728d9e
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. ★ Roadster Blue
      #5e889e
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
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      #6389a0
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Blue
      #6a93a6
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  24. Jotun

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      #6f8d9a
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
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      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
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    1. Sea Smoke / P118-C5
      #6b909f
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Meditation / P117-C5
      #6e93a5
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
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      #708897
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Cape Cod Blue
      #6990a7
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  27. Focoltone

    1. 3351
      #688597
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. 5043
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      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
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      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
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      #6d8995
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
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      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
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      #628594
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
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    1. BS381 692 - Smoke grey
      #708c98
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  32. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25190
      #6490a7
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Federal Standard 15107
      #628498
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
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    1. Storm Blue Sky
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      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
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    1. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
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    1. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
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      #708894
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
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      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
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      #7590a1
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#688b9d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#688b9d foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #688b9d">…</p>

#688b9d background

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #688b9d">…</p>

#688b9d shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #688b9d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6851485
Binary
01101000, 10001011, 10011101
Hexadecimal
#688b9d
LRV
≈ 23.8%
Closest short hex
#689 ΔE = 1.194
RGB
rgb(104, 139, 157)
RGBA
rgba(104, 139, 157, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.260, g: 0.347, b: 0.393
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.491%, blue: 0.616%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9925731 / 0xff688b9d
HSL
hsl(200, 21%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(200, 21%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 200° (200.377), saturation: 34% (0.338), value: 62% (0.616)
HSP
hue: 200.377, saturation: 33.758%, perceived brightness: 51.707%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 226.570, S: 45.137, L: 55.929
Cubehelix
H: -165.613, S: 0.302, L: 0.512
TSL
T: -1.918, S: 0.100, L: 0.512
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.338), magenta: 11% (0.115), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.384)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 38% (0.384)
XYZ
X: 21.025, Y: 23.842, Z: 35.386
xyY
x: 0.262, y: 0.297, Y: 23.842
CIELab
L: 55.929, a: -7.645, b: -13.490
CIELuv
L: 55.929, u: -17.715, v: -18.714
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.929, C: 15.506, H: 240.460
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.929, C: 25.769, H: 226.570
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.828, a: -8.586, b: -8.788
CIECAM02
J: 44.993, C: 24.736, h: 228.892, Q: 132.154, M: 21.632, s: 40.458, H: 289.981
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.139, jaune: -2.296, green: 1.975
LMS
L: 19.903, M: 25.893, S: 35.186
YCbCr
Y: 128.170, Cb: 141.082, Cr: 111.357
YCgCo
Y: 134.750, Cg: 4.250, Co: 12.750
YDbDr
Y: 130.587, Db: 39.744, Dr: 50.561
YPbPr
Y: 132.841, Pb: 13.025, Pr: -18.328
xvYCC
Y: 130.087, Cb: 139.442, Cr: 111.900
YIQ
Y: 130.587, I: -26.633, Q: -1.801
YUV
Y: 130.587, U: 12.999, V: -23.325
Munsell Color System
10B 5/4 ΔE = 3.933
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 8.038

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