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#688bb9 Hex Color Code

#688bb9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #688bb9 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #688bb9 is comprised of 40.78% red, 54.51% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #688bb9 has a hue of 214° (degrees), 37% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.14 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#688bb9 linear gradient to complementary #ae9e73

  1. #688bb9
  2. #788eae
  3. #8691a2
  4. #929497
  5. #9c978b
  6. #a69b7f
  7. #ae9e73

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4d729e
  2. #567aa7
  3. #5f82b0
  4. #688bb9
  5. #7194c2
  6. #7a9ccb
  7. #83a5d5

Tones

  1. #688bb9
  2. #718cb2
  3. #788dac
  4. #7f8ea5
  5. #868f9e
  6. #8c9098
  7. #919191

Tints and Shades

#688bb9 to white

  1. #688bb9
  2. #829dc5
  3. #9cb0d0
  4. #b4c3dc
  5. #cdd7e7
  6. #e6ebf3
  7. #ffffff

#688bb9 to black

  1. #688bb9
  2. #577297
  3. #465b77
  4. #364458
  5. #262f3b
  6. #171b21
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Celestial Sky / T10 40E-2
      #668dbc
      ΔE = 0.881 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. Blue Gem / T63-8
      #5988b5
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Beacon Blue
      #6a89b7
      ΔE = 0.960 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Light Blue
      #6c90b8
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3040-R80B
      #6489b9
      ΔE = 0.976 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-d4
      #6789b4
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. ★ 35-d3
      #6f8ab9
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Pail
      #678ebd
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. ★ Mountain Lake
      #668cb6
      ΔE = 1.616 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cielo Hac-52
      #668cb7
      ΔE = 1.325 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  7. Olympic

    1. ★ Celestial B48-4
      #658ebc
      ΔE = 1.411 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. ★ Kimono B47-4
      #688bb4
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Friendly Indigo
      #6c8ebe
      ΔE = 1.439 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. ★ Tibble Blue
      #6390c3
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  9. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4215 Merry Mauve 61BB 28/291
      #6b89b9
      ΔE = 1.444 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. 4197 Harlequin 50BB 27/232
      #6c87ae
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  10. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 1.505 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  11. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  12. Dulux

    1. ★ Mystic Mauve 2
      #6d8dbe
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Sea Blue
      #6291c5
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  13. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.30.50
      #628cc0
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. U0.20.50
      #738aae
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  14. Ford

    1. ★ Indigo Blue
      #6887b1
      ΔE = 1.784 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Banff Blue
      #6491bd
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  15. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 1.874 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  16. Duron

    1. ★ Scanda
      #6c8dc0
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. ★ Sporty Blue
      #6f87b3
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  17. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Zigzag / KIDCC-47
      #6288bc
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  18. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6120
      #638bc1
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. 6079
      #6086ba
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  20. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Blue Violet
      #5e8bc1
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Waterloo / CSP-555
      #608fc3
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Blue Dragon / 810
      #6c8eb4
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  23. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R90B
      #5b8cc1
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  24. Tollens

    1. T2010-6
      #5d86b6
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  25. Peintures MF

    1. Tout est possible
      #748db4
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Bleu hollandais
      #6b8fc4
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  26. Resene

    1. Subzero B66-066-246
      #5b8dbd
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Danube B64-073-252
      #5b89c0
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  27. Pantone / PMS

    1. 285 UP
      #598bc0
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. P 106-13 C
      #5987b8
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  28. Behr

    1. 590B-5 Purple Hyacinth
      #6487bc
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  29. Glidden

    1. Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Centurion Blue / 30BB 27/209
      #768eb3
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  30. Porter Paints

    1. Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  31. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #748db2
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Medium Blue
      #558cc0
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  32. Albany Paint

    1. Cornflower
      #5d8dc5
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  33. Asian Paints

    1. Window Blue / 9143
      #6d86ac
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  34. Bristol

    1. Blue Lapis / P108-C4
      #5f90c6
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  35. Devoe Paint

    1. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #778eba
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  36. Earthpaint

    1. 1-36-5 Azure
      #5688bc
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  37. Brillux

    1. 57.15.21
      #6b84b2
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  38. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10440
      #6491c7
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  39. Focoltone

    1. 1060
      #7091b8
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 27.2%

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#688bb9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#688bb9 foreground

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #688bb9">…</p>

#688bb9 background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #688bb9">…</p>

#688bb9 shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #688bb9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6851513
Binary
01101000, 10001011, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#688bb9
LRV
≈ 24.9%
Closest short hex
#68b ΔE = 1.831
RGB
rgb(104, 139, 185)
RGBA
rgba(104, 139, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.243, g: 0.325, b: 0.432
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.504%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9925703 / 0xff688bb9
HSL
hsl(214, 37%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(214, 37%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 214° (214.074), saturation: 44% (0.438), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 214.074, saturation: 43.784%, perceived brightness: 53.306%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 247.222, S: 51.260, L: 56.987
Cubehelix
H: -148.925, S: 0.468, L: 0.524
TSL
T: -1.866, S: 0.122, L: 0.525
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.438), magenta: 25% (0.249), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 23.696, Y: 24.910, Z: 49.449
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.254, Y: 24.910
CIELab
L: 56.987, a: 0.088, b: -27.891
CIELuv
L: 56.987, u: -17.888, v: -42.600
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.987, C: 27.891, H: 270.180
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.987, C: 46.203, H: 247.222
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.910, a: -2.595, b: -23.806
CIECAM02
J: 46.019, C: 36.860, h: 249.977, Q: 133.653, M: 32.233, s: 49.109, H: 305.993
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.232, jaune: -4.832, green: 1.622
LMS
L: 20.035, M: 25.914, S: 49.038
YCbCr
Y: 130.914, Cb: 153.374, Cr: 109.369
YCgCo
Y: 141.750, Cg: -2.750, Co: 5.750
YDbDr
Y: 133.779, Db: 77.068, Dr: 56.637
YPbPr
Y: 134.857, Pb: 27.025, Pr: -19.616
xvYCC
Y: 131.818, Cb: 151.740, Cr: 110.769
YIQ
Y: 133.779, I: -35.628, Q: 6.911
YUV
Y: 133.779, U: 25.207, V: -26.125
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/8 ΔE = 2.549
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 5.817

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