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#688c8a Hex Color Code

#688c8a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #688c8a is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #688c8a is comprised of 40.78% red, 54.9% green and 54.12% blue. In the HSL color space #688c8a has a hue of 177° (degrees), 15% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 492.67 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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#688c8a linear gradient to complementary #8b696c

  1. #688c8a
  2. #708685
  3. #778180
  4. #7d7b7b
  5. #827576
  6. #876f71
  7. #8b696c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #507371
  2. #587b79
  3. #608482
  4. #688c8a
  5. #709492
  6. #799d9b
  7. #81a6a4

Tints and Shades

#688c8a to white

  1. #688c8a
  2. #809e9d
  3. #99b1af
  4. #b2c4c3
  5. #cbd7d7
  6. #e5ebeb
  7. #ffffff

#688c8a to black

  1. #688c8a
  2. #567372
  3. #455b5a
  4. #354544
  5. #252f2e
  6. #161b1b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3975 Still Waters 90GG 28/133
      #688e8d
      ΔE = 0.914 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. ★ 3946 Crownhill 70GG 27/105
      #6e8a86
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 17-5111 TPG
      #678e8d
      ΔE = 0.975 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. ★ 17-5110 TPG
      #6d8886
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  3. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Always Smooth 24-23
      #638b89
      ΔE = 1.041 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  4. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD351-4
      #6d8d8b
      ΔE = 1.065 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Lost Atlantis
      #638b8a
      ΔE = 1.102 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  6. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ T44 Blue Gum
      #6a8a87
      ΔE = 1.105 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 2602
      #648c88
      ΔE = 1.332 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. ★ 65 5 153 / Malachit 20
      #6c908c
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5746 - Aspen Hush
      #6a8d88
      ΔE = 1.490 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Aspen Hush / 374
      #6a8d88
      ΔE = 1.490 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  10. Resene

    1. ★ Undercover G62-026-193
      #648985
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. Gumbo G65-023-189
      #718f8a
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  11. Behr

    1. ★ 500F-6 Hallowed Hush
      #648888
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. ★ Aqua Jade C60-14
      #5e8a88
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  12. Jotun

    1. ★ 5397 / Scooter
      #618b8c
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  13. Levis

    1. ★ Malachiet
      #668b8d
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Bull Frog
      #608e8c
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Fort Pierce Green / 712
      #70908f
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  16. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7479 - Teal Tease
      #6b9191
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  17. Brillux

    1. ★ 75.12.21
      #5e8a87
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  18. Saab

    1. ★ Glacier Blue / B5
      #678f89
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  19. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Smoked Turquoise / 30BG 23/124
      #6a8889
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Goose Bay / 10BG 26/134
      #709190
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  20. GM / General Motors

    1. Jadestone Green
      #668f89
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Gleneagles Green
      #688b84
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  21. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 16 C 37 - Reef green / Orion
      #5d8a87
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  22. Sico

    1. 6158-52 Norwegian Spruce
      #709191
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  23. Sikkens

    1. P0.10.50
      #748f8c
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  24. Dulux

    1. Sea Urchin 2
      #6c9393
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 26.2%

#688c8a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#688c8a foreground

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="color: #688c8a">…</p>

#688c8a background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #688c8a">…</p>

#688c8a shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #688c8a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6851722
Binary
01101000, 10001100, 10001010
Hexadecimal
#688c8a
LRV
≈ 23.5%
Closest short hex
#688 ΔE = 1.746
RGB
rgb(104, 140, 138)
RGBA
rgba(104, 140, 138, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.272, g: 0.366, b: 0.361
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.480%, blue: 0.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9925494 / 0xff688c8a
HSL
hsl(177, 15%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(177, 15%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 177° (176.667), saturation: 26% (0.257), value: 55% (0.549)
HSP
hue: 176.667, saturation: 25.714%, perceived brightness: 50.996%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 187.199, S: 41.581, L: 55.617
Cubehelix
H: -191.458, S: 0.226, L: 0.506
TSL
T: -1.436, S: 0.093, L: 0.506
CMYK
cyan: 26% (0.257), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 1% (0.014), key: 45% (0.451)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 46% (0.459)
XYZ
X: 19.673, Y: 23.533, Z: 27.546
xyY
x: 0.278, y: 0.333, Y: 23.533
CIELab
L: 55.617, a: -12.931, b: -3.013
CIELuv
L: 55.617, u: -18.081, v: -2.284
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.617, C: 13.277, H: 193.116
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.617, C: 18.225, H: 187.199
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.511, a: -12.506, b: 0.292
CIECAM02
J: 44.685, C: 19.590, h: 195.011, Q: 131.702, M: 17.131, s: 36.066, H: 246.471
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.069, jaune: -0.507, green: 2.348
LMS
L: 20.053, M: 26.274, S: 27.467
YCbCr
Y: 126.812, Cb: 132.450, Cr: 112.338
YCgCo
Y: 130.500, Cg: 9.500, Co: 17.500
YDbDr
Y: 129.008, Db: 13.534, Dr: 47.554
YPbPr
Y: 132.188, Pb: 3.140, Pr: -17.908
xvYCC
Y: 129.526, Cb: 130.758, Cr: 112.269
YIQ
Y: 129.008, I: -20.803, Q: -8.235
YUV
Y: 129.008, U: 4.426, V: -21.940
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 5/2 ΔE = 3.853
Brand Color
Vine ΔE = 13.876

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