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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
    2. Biloxi Blues
      #708ba0
      ΔE = 2.713
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Glacier Blue
      #678b9b
      ΔE = 1.004
    2. Misty Blue
      #6e899e
      ΔE = 2.665
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ S0.20.50
      #648ca0
      ΔE = 1.054
  4. Taubmans

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

    1. ★ S 3020-B
      #6f8c9e
      ΔE = 1.550
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Crater Lake / 453-5
      #648898
      ΔE = 1.615
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Crater Lake 453-5
      #648898
      ΔE = 1.615
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Bermuda Grey B64-030-239
      #6f8c9f
      ΔE = 1.772
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4020-B
      #6e8f9f
      ΔE = 1.797
  10. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Mascarade
      #5f8ba0
      ΔE = 1.812
    2. ★ Le prince
      #5f8a9b
      ΔE = 2.095
  11. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Blue Jay 70BG 28/169
      #628d9e
      ΔE = 1.934
    2. ★ Protocol Blue 90BG 27/186
      #5f8ba1
      ΔE = 1.968
  12. Ford

    1. ★ Steel Blue Frost
      #718e9e
      ΔE = 1.936
    2. Blue
      #5f8595
      ΔE = 2.862
  13. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ China Clay / 431
      #718b9a
      ΔE = 1.963
    2. ★ Spirit Mountain / 373
      #6a8b98
      ΔE = 2.081
  14. Sto

    1. ★ 35331
      #6c8797
      ΔE = 1.978
    2. 35320
      #658493
      ΔE = 2.831
  15. Coronado Paint

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

    1. ★ 6148
      #638aa1
      ΔE = 2.013
    2. 5388
      #6589a1
      ΔE = 2.592
  17. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Boutique
      #6e8897
      ΔE = 2.016
  18. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5795 - Spirit Mountain
      #6a8b98
      ΔE = 2.081
    2. DE 5816 - Seal Pup
      #65869b
      ΔE = 2.335
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Brookside
      #728d9e
      ΔE = 2.092
    2. ★ Roadster Blue
      #5e889e
      ΔE = 2.256
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ West Coast / 1671
      #6c8996
      ΔE = 2.109
    2. Blue Nose / 1678
      #6488a0
      ΔE = 2.723
  21. Chrysler

    1. ★ Wedgewood Blue
      #6389a0
      ΔE = 2.138
    2. Blue
      #6a93a6
      ΔE = 2.982
  22. Jotun

    1. ★ 5159 / Elverum
      #6f8d9a
      ΔE = 2.225
    2. 0269 / Kornblå
      #708ca2
      ΔE = 2.940
  23. AMC

    1. Sentry Light Blue
      #708897
      ΔE = 2.363
    2. Cape Cod Blue
      #6990a7
      ΔE = 2.655
  24. Focoltone

    1. 3351
      #688597
      ΔE = 2.383
    2. 5043
      #5d89a1
      ΔE = 2.702
  25. Duron

    1. Moody Blue
      #6d8995
      ΔE = 2.500
  26. Olympic

    1. Crater Lake C56-4
      #658996
      ΔE = 2.530
    2. Granite Falls C55-4
      #628594
      ΔE = 2.746
  27. British Standard

    1. BS381 692 - Smoke grey
      #708c98
      ΔE = 2.539
  28. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25190
      #6490a7
      ΔE = 2.654
    2. Federal Standard 15107
      #628498
      ΔE = 2.789
  29. Berger

    1. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.774
  30. Vista Paint

    1. Storm Blue Sky
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.774
  31. Scib Paints

    1. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.774
  32. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Manitou Blue - 6501
      #6291a5
      ΔE = 2.804
    2. Georgian Revival Blue - 7609
      #6090a2
      ΔE = 2.923
  33. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Tuckers Toy / 8271
      #708894
      ΔE = 2.834
  34. Caparol

    1. 2420
      #608498
      ΔE = 2.840
  35. Krylon

    1. Mountain View
      #6c869a
      ΔE = 2.891
  36. General Paint

    1. Belvedere / CL 2274D
      #7590a1
      ΔE = 2.929

#688b9d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#688b9d foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #688b9d">…</p>

#688b9d background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #688b9d">…</p>

#688b9d shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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
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: 40.784%, yellow: 49.051%, blue: 61.569%
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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