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#688ede Hex Color Code

#688ede Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #688ede is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #688ede is comprised of 40.78% red, 55.69% green and 87.06% blue. In the HSL color space #688ede has a hue of 221° (degrees), 64% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.48 nm.

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#688ede linear gradient to complementary #cac67c

  1. #688ede
  2. #8297cf
  3. #95a0bf
  4. #a5a9af
  5. #b3b29f
  6. #bfbc8e
  7. #cac67c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4974c1
  2. #547cca
  3. #5e85d4
  4. #688ede
  5. #7297e8
  6. #7ca0f2
  7. #86a9fc

Tones

  1. #688ede
  2. #7691d4
  3. #8295ca
  4. #8c98c1
  5. #949cb7
  6. #9c9fad
  7. #a3a3a3

Tints and Shades

#688ede to white

  1. #688ede
  2. #85a0e4
  3. #9fb2ea
  4. #b8c5ef
  5. #d0d8f5
  6. #e8ebfa
  7. #ffffff

#688ede to black

  1. #688ede
  2. #5775b5
  3. #475d8e
  4. #374569
  5. #272f46
  6. #181b25
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2129 U
      #6d8fdb
      ΔE = 0.875 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. ★ 2381 U
      #678ed9
      ΔE = 1.188 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  4. Crown Paint

    1. Blue Mosel
      #6f95df
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 24.7%

#688ede HTML / CSS Code Examples

#688ede foreground

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="color: #688ede">…</p>

#688ede background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #688ede">…</p>

#688ede 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 #688ede">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6852318
Binary
01101000, 10001110, 11011110
Hexadecimal
#688ede
LRV
≈ 27.6%
Closest short hex
#68d ΔE = 2.370
RGB
rgb(104, 142, 222)
RGBA
rgba(104, 142, 222, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.222, g: 0.303, b: 0.474
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.521%, blue: 0.871%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9924898 / 0xff688ede
HSL
hsl(221, 64%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 64%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.678), saturation: 53% (0.532), value: 87% (0.871)
HSP
hue: 220.678, saturation: 53.153%, perceived brightness: 56.406%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.986, S: 70.164, L: 59.490
Cubehelix
H: -141.352, S: 0.711, L: 0.547
TSL
T: -2.131, S: 0.154, L: 0.548
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.532), magenta: 36% (0.360), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.129)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 13% (0.129)
XYZ
X: 28.562, Y: 27.561, Z: 72.908
xyY
x: 0.221, y: 0.214, Y: 27.561
CIELab
L: 59.490, a: 9.517, b: -44.817
CIELuv
L: 59.490, u: -19.271, v: -71.849
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.490, C: 45.816, H: 281.989
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.490, C: 74.388, H: 254.986
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.498, a: 5.242, b: -45.591
CIECAM02
J: 48.474, C: 51.851, h: 257.768, Q: 137.172, M: 45.343, s: 57.494, H: 309.931
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.333, jaune: -7.883, green: 1.511
LMS
L: 20.930, M: 27.133, S: 72.158
YCbCr
Y: 136.052, Cb: 168.744, Cr: 105.638
YCgCo
Y: 152.500, Cg: -10.500, Co: -3.500
YDbDr
Y: 139.758, Db: 123.740, Dr: 68.014
YPbPr
Y: 139.666, Pb: 44.370, Pr: -22.680
xvYCC
Y: 135.948, Cb: 166.976, Cr: 108.077
YIQ
Y: 139.758, I: -48.338, Q: 16.855
YUV
Y: 139.758, U: 40.472, V: -31.371
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 6.209
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 5.323

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