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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. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 8201 C
      #67899c
      ΔE = 0.894 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. 2164 CP
      #728e9c
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  3. GM / General Motors

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

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

    1. ★ Leisure Blue - 6515
      #6a8ea1
      ΔE = 1.188 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Blue Cruise - 7606
      #6591a8
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Aquaduct / T146-6
      #6d8999
      ΔE = 1.492 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Sea Smoke / T12 44.E9
      #6b909f
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-B
      #6f8c9e
      ΔE = 1.550 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Crater Lake 453-5
      #648898
      ΔE = 1.615 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Granite Falls / PPG1152-5
      #638496
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  9. Porter Paints

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

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

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

    1. ★ 35331
      #6c8797
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. 35320
      #658493
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  15. Coronado Paint

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

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

    1. ★ Boutique
      #6e8897
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  18. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Spirit Mountain / 373
      #6a8b98
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Seal Pup / 334
      #65869b
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  19. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5795 - Spirit Mountain
      #6a8b98
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. DE 5816 - Seal Pup
      #65869b
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Brookside
      #728d9e
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. ★ Roadster Blue
      #5e889e
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  21. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Le prince
      #5f8a9b
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Bleu symphonie
      #5e8598
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  22. Chrysler

    1. ★ Wedgewood Blue
      #6389a0
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Blue
      #6a93a6
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  23. Ford

    1. ★ Cambridge Blue
      #6790a1
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Blue
      #5f8595
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  24. Jotun

    1. ★ 5159 / Elverum
      #6f8d9a
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 0269 / Kornblå
      #708ca2
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  25. Bristol

    1. Sea Smoke / P118-C5
      #6b909f
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Mariner / P115-C5
      #708fa5
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  26. AMC

    1. Sentry Light Blue
      #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
      #5d89a1
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  28. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-35-5 Alpine Echo
      #678ba3
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  29. Duron

    1. Moody Blue
      #6d8995
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  30. Olympic

    1. Crater Lake C56-4
      #658996
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Granite Falls C55-4
      #628594
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  31. British Standard

    1. BS381 692 - Smoke grey
      #708c98
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  32. Clark+Kensington

    1. Hiding Space / 34B-6
      #678d9a
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Adonis Blue / 35B-5
      #5e8e9f
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  33. Glidden

    1. Granite Falls / PPG1152-5
      #638496
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  34. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25190
      #6490a7
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Federal Standard 15107
      #628498
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  35. Vista Paint

    1. Storm Blue Sky
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  36. Scib Paints

    1. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  37. Berger

    1. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  38. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Tuckers Toy / 8271
      #708894
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  39. Caparol

    1. 2420
      #608498
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  40. Krylon

    1. Mountain View
      #6c869a
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  41. General Paint

    1. Belvedere / CL 2274D
      #7590a1
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 26.3%

#688b9d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#688b9d foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #688b9d">…</p>

#688b9d background

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="background-color: #688b9d">…</p>

#688b9d shadow

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<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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