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Olympic Sheffield C63-4 / #688c79 Hex Color Code

#688c79 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #688c79 is a shade of green-cyan. In the RGB color model #688c79 is comprised of 40.78% red, 54.9% green and 47.45% blue. In the HSL color space #688c79 has a hue of 148° (degrees), 15% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 516.76 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#688c79 linear gradient to complementary #8c687e

  1. #688c79
  2. #6f867a
  3. #76817b
  4. #7c7b7c
  5. #82757c
  6. #876f7d
  7. #8c687e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #507361
  2. #587b69
  3. #608471
  4. #688c79
  5. #709481
  6. #789d89
  7. #81a692

Tints and Shades

#688c79 to White

  1. #688c79
  2. #809e8e
  3. #99b1a4
  4. #b1c4ba
  5. #cbd8d0
  6. #e5ebe7
  7. #ffffff

#688c79 to Black

  1. #688c79
  2. #567364
  3. #455b50
  4. #35453c
  5. #252f2a
  6. #161b18
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Ford

    1. ★ Light Spruce
      #6c8d78
      ΔE = 1.293
    2. Emerald
      #5e8b73
      ΔE = 2.712
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Island Green
      #6a8976
      ΔE = 1.434
    2. ★ Lexington Green
      #698873
      ΔE = 2.046
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pine Ridge / T10 54H-2
      #6e8f7b
      ΔE = 1.592
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Garden's Glow / 405-5
      #69917d
      ΔE = 1.864
    2. Sheffield / 404-5
      #608f7b
      ΔE = 2.356
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Garden's Glow 405-5
      #69917d
      ΔE = 1.864
    2. Sheffield 404-5
      #608f7b
      ΔE = 2.356
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 2820
      #688c74
      ΔE = 1.982
  7. Jedynka

    1. ★ Pd 1125
      #688c74
      ΔE = 1.982
  8. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1205 Jade 5
      #628f7b
      ΔE = 1.989
  9. Little Greene

    1. ★ Woodland
      #5f8c78
      ΔE = 1.997
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Cape Maryland 10GG 29/179
      #6e917d
      ΔE = 2.025
    2. ★ Arlington Green 30GG 26/157
      #688d7f
      ΔE = 2.173
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 22-c7
      #638a7b
      ΔE = 2.075
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Redstone Osgood Green
      #6f917e
      ΔE = 2.112
    2. Hanging Vine
      #6c8778
      ΔE = 2.584
  13. Plascon

    1. ★ Briar Green G2-E2-1
      #689080
      ΔE = 2.172
    2. Elfin Magic G3-E2-1
      #649080
      ΔE = 2.594
  14. Earthpaint

    1. 4-26-5 Daylesford
      #668e75
      ΔE = 2.338
    2. 4-27-5 Swan Song
      #5f8d7d
      ΔE = 2.680
  15. Sikkens

    1. L8.20.50
      #629079
      ΔE = 2.520
  16. General Paint

    1. Logan / CL 2116D
      #668a7d
      ΔE = 2.539
  17. Behr

    1. PMD-15
      #688d80
      ΔE = 2.589
  18. Colortrend

    1. 0703
      #6e8d80
      ΔE = 2.602
    2. Fir
      #708876
      ΔE = 2.904
  19. Diamond Vogel

    1. Mountain Meadow / 0703
      #6e8d80
      ΔE = 2.602
  20. Pantone / PMS

    1. 5555
      #738f80
      ΔE = 2.798
  21. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Jasmine Jazz / 7558
      #5c8a73
      ΔE = 2.849
  22. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gallery Green - 0015
      #6d8773
      ΔE = 2.864
  23. Crown Paint

    1. Bowling Green
      #67937c
      ΔE = 2.925
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. Northern Greens / 30GG 24/118
      #738c7e
      ΔE = 2.962
  25. Crown Diamond

    1. 7311-53 Field Green
      #628576
      ΔE = 2.982
  26. Sico

    1. 6164-53 Field Green
      #628576
      ΔE = 2.982
  27. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.974 #76
      #5a8b78
      ΔE = 2.996
  28. Tollens

    1. T2033-3
      #72927c
      ΔE = 3.000

#688c79 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#688c79 foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #688c79">…</p>

#688c79 background

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #688c79">…</p>

#688c79 shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #688c79">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6851705
Binary
01101000, 10001100, 01111001
Hexadecimal
#688c79
Closest short hex
#687 ΔE = 1.595
RGB
rgb(104, 140, 121)
RGBA
rgba(104, 140, 121, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.285, g: 0.384, b: 0.332
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 50.374%, blue: 54.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9925511 / 0xff688c79
HSL
hsl(148, 15%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(148, 15%%, 48%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 148° (148.333), saturation: 26% (0.257), value: 55% (0.549)
HSP
hue: 148.333, saturation: 25.714, perceived brightness: 50.233
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 148.579, S: 38.057, L: 55.154
Cubehelix
H: -223.183, S: 0.213, L: 0.498
TSL
T: -0.955, S: 0.094, L: 0.498
CMYK
cyan: 26 (0.257), magenta: 0 (0.000), yellow: 14 (0.136), key: 45 (0.451)
CMY
cyan: 59 (0.592), magenta: 45 (0.451), yellow: 53 (0.525)
XYZ
X: 18.537, Y: 23.079, Z: 21.563
xyY
x: 0.293, y: 0.365, Y: 23.079
CIELab
L: 55.154, a: -16.736, b: 6.101
CIELuv
L: 55.154, u: -18.043, v: 11.023
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.154, C: 17.814, H: 159.972
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.154, C: 21.144, H: 148.579
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.041, a: -15.194, b: 7.016
CIECAM02
J: 44.216, C: 20.264, h: 163.299, Q: 131.008, M: 17.721, s: 36.778, H: 199.100
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.008, jaune: 0.993, green: 2.657
LMS
L: 19.997, M: 26.265, S: 21.575
YCbCr
Y: 125.146, Cb: 124.987, Cr: 113.545
YCgCo
Y: 126.250, Cg: 13.750, Co: 21.750
YDbDr
Y: 127.070, Db: -9.127, Dr: 43.865
YPbPr
Y: 130.964, Pb: -5.360, Pr: -17.126
xvYCC
Y: 128.475, Cb: 123.292, Cr: 112.956
YIQ
Y: 127.070, I: -15.342, Q: -13.524
YUV
Y: 127.070, U: -2.986, V: -20.240
Munsell Color System
7.5G 5/4 ΔE = 4.245
Brand Color
Forrst ΔE = 8.722

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