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#688e8c Hex Color Code

#688e8c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #688e8c is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #688e8c is comprised of 40.78% red, 55.69% green and 54.9% blue. In the HSL color space #688e8c has a hue of 177° (degrees), 15% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 492.61 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#688e8c linear gradient to complementary #8d696c

  1. #688e8c
  2. #708887
  3. #788281
  4. #7e7c7c
  5. #847676
  6. #896f71
  7. #8d696c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f7573
  2. #587d7b
  3. #608584
  4. #688e8c
  5. #709795
  6. #799f9d
  7. #81a8a6

Tints and Shades

#688e8c to white

  1. #688e8c
  2. #80a09e
  3. #99b2b1
  4. #b2c5c4
  5. #cbd8d7
  6. #e5ebeb
  7. #ffffff

#688e8c to black

  1. #688e8c
  2. #567573
  3. #455d5b
  4. #354645
  5. #25302f
  6. #171b1b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3975 Still Waters 90GG 28/133
      #688e8d
      ΔE = 0.480 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. 3946 Crownhill 70GG 27/105
      #6e8a86
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  2. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD351-4
      #6d8d8b
      ΔE = 1.237 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 5 153 / Malachit 20
      #6c908c
      ΔE = 1.318 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. ★ 2602
      #648c88
      ΔE = 1.425 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  4. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Always Smooth 24-23
      #638b89
      ΔE = 1.344 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Lost Atlantis
      #638b8a
      ΔE = 1.386 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  6. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7479 - Teal Tease
      #6b9191
      ΔE = 1.550 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  7. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5746 - Aspen Hush
      #6a8d88
      ΔE = 1.571 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Aspen Hush / 374
      #6a8d88
      ΔE = 1.571 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Bull Frog
      #608e8c
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ Aqua Marble C70-13
      #608e8b
      ΔE = 1.754 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. 500F-6 Hallowed Hush
      #648888
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  11. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ T44 Blue Gum
      #6a8a87
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Fort Pierce Green / 712
      #70908f
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  13. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Goose Bay / 10BG 26/134
      #709190
      ΔE = 1.902 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Smoked Turquoise / 30BG 23/124
      #6a8889
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  14. Saab

    1. ★ Glacier Blue / B5
      #678f89
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  15. Jotun

    1. ★ 5397 / Scooter
      #618b8c
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7475 UP
      #72908e
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. 7475 U
      #6b8b8d
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  17. Sico

    1. ★ 6158-52 Norwegian Spruce
      #709191
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  18. Dulux

    1. ★ Sea Urchin 2
      #6c9393
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. 10BG 26/134
      #6d9294
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  19. Resene

    1. ★ Undercover G62-026-193
      #648985
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. Gumbo G65-023-189
      #718f8a
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  20. Levis

    1. ★ Malachiet
      #668b8d
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  21. Brillux

    1. 75.12.21
      #5e8a87
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  22. Asian Paints

    1. Country Walk / 9263
      #6a9490
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  23. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 16 C 37 - Reef green / Orion
      #5d8a87
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  24. Sikkens

    1. P0.10.50
      #748f8c
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  25. Beckers

    1. Smaragd 786 / S 4040-B50G
      #5c8f8f
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  26. TRUMATCH

    1. 24-c6
      #62938f
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  27. GM / General Motors

    1. Gleneagles Green
      #688b84
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Willow Green
      #6c8f87
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  28. Duron

    1. Studio Blue Green
      #74918c
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  29. Earthpaint

    1. 4-29-5 Alpine Meadow
      #598d8b
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  30. Taubmans

    1. Baritone / T10 49H-2
      #6f9093
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 25.4%

#688e8c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#688e8c foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #688e8c">…</p>

#688e8c background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #688e8c">…</p>

#688e8c shadow

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #688e8c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6852236
Binary
01101000, 10001110, 10001100
Hexadecimal
#688e8c
LRV
≈ 24.2%
Closest short hex
#688 ΔE = 2.412
RGB
rgb(104, 142, 140)
RGBA
rgba(104, 142, 140, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.269, g: 0.368, b: 0.363
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.484%, blue: 0.557%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9924980 / 0xff688e8c
HSL
hsl(177, 15%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(177, 15%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 177° (176.842), saturation: 27% (0.268), value: 56% (0.557)
HSP
hue: 176.842, saturation: 26.761%, perceived brightness: 51.587%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 187.428, S: 43.175, L: 56.269
Cubehelix
H: -191.282, S: 0.238, L: 0.511
TSL
T: -1.439, S: 0.097, L: 0.511
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.268), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 1% (0.014), key: 44% (0.443)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 45% (0.451)
XYZ
X: 20.114, Y: 24.182, Z: 28.414
xyY
x: 0.277, y: 0.333, Y: 24.182
CIELab
L: 56.269, a: -13.546, b: -3.204
CIELuv
L: 56.269, u: -18.985, v: -2.475
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.269, C: 13.919, H: 193.309
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.269, C: 19.146, H: 187.428
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.175, a: -13.044, b: 0.164
CIECAM02
J: 45.331, C: 20.382, h: 195.151, Q: 132.650, M: 17.824, s: 36.656, H: 246.667
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.069, jaune: -0.535, green: 2.451
LMS
L: 20.514, M: 27.069, S: 28.331
YCbCr
Y: 128.016, Cb: 132.746, Cr: 111.460
YCgCo
Y: 132.000, Cg: 10.000, Co: 17.000
YDbDr
Y: 130.410, Db: 14.434, Dr: 50.220
YPbPr
Y: 133.762, Pb: 3.370, Pr: -18.908
xvYCC
Y: 130.878, Cb: 130.960, Cr: 111.391
YIQ
Y: 130.410, I: -21.995, Q: -8.658
YUV
Y: 130.410, U: 4.720, V: -23.170
Munsell Color System
10BG 5/4 ΔE = 4.080
Brand Color
Vine ΔE = 13.650

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