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#68a1a6 Hex Color Code

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#68a1a6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #68a1a6 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #68a1a6 is comprised of 40.78% red, 63.14% green and 65.1% blue. In the HSL color space #68a1a6 has a hue of 185° (degrees), 26% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 489.54 nm.

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#68a1a6 linear gradient to complementary #a76b67

  1. #68a1a6
  2. #78999b
  3. #859090
  4. #908786
  5. #997e7b
  6. #a17571
  7. #a76b67

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4b8489
  2. #558e93
  3. #5e979c
  4. #68a1a6
  5. #72abb0
  6. #7bb5ba
  7. #85bfc4

Tones

  1. #68a1a6
  2. #6f9da1
  3. #75989c
  4. #7a9496
  5. #7f9091
  6. #838b8c
  7. #878787

Tints and Shades

#68a1a6 to white

  1. #68a1a6
  2. #82b0b4
  3. #9bc0c3
  4. #b4cfd2
  5. #cddfe1
  6. #e6eff0
  7. #ffffff

#68a1a6 to black

  1. #68a1a6
  2. #578488
  3. #46686b
  4. #364e50
  5. #263536
  6. #171e1e
  7. #000000

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  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Meditation Blue
      #6aa1a7
      ΔE = 0.623 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. ★ Carolina Coast X94R178C
      #6ea0a7
      ΔE = 1.609 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  2. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Riverboat Cruise / 30BG 33/207
      #6aa3a8
      ΔE = 0.749 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 25-c4
      #639fa3
      ΔE = 1.174 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 25-c3
      #69a8ac
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  4. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Teal Lake / 7471
      #6ea1a4
      ΔE = 1.179 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  5. Olympic

    1. ★ Aqua Bay B58-4
      #6ea1a3
      ΔE = 1.486 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Teal Lake / 90GG 30/195
      #649ea1
      ΔE = 1.557 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Island Turquoise / 90GG 29/164
      #6b9a9c
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  7. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 3174T Bay Blue
      #6ba1a9
      ΔE = 1.559 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  8. Sico

    1. ★ 6154-42 Colorado River
      #67a2ab
      ΔE = 1.768 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. ★ 6155-52 Champs-Élysées
      #6c9ca1
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  9. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 1997 Aqua
      #659ca1
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  10. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ New World
      #5f9fa2
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ 30BG 33/207
      #67a4ad
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. ★ Velvet Touch 2
      #62a3ad
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  12. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7314-52 Champs-Élysées
      #6c9ca1
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  13. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Teal Lake / 7471
      #629ca3
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Teal Lake / 7471
      #629ca3
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Teal Lake
      #629ca3
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  16. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Majestic Blue / 2051-40
      #63a0a1
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Blue Lake / 2053-40
      #579da6
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Marlin Turquoise
      #6f9da3
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. ★ Glacier Green
      #6da1a1
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Bracken Architrave Blue Verditer CW601
      #70a5ac
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  19. Taubmans

    1. ★ Baltic Sea / T77-6
      #6d9c9f
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Venice / T12 46.F3
      #5ea6a9
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  20. Chrysler

    1. ★ Aqua
      #5a9fa7
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  21. Little Greene

    1. ★ Quirky
      #629fa0
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  22. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 122-13 C
      #5a9ea3
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. 16-4719 TPG
      #5a9ba3
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  23. Plascon

    1. Ocean Fog G6-E2-2
      #70a0a0
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Drifting Skies G7-E2-2
      #6c9ca4
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  24. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-30-5 Neptune
      #639b9e
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. Sally O / KM3214-2
      #72a7ab
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  26. Brillux

    1. 72.09.18
      #77a1a5
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  27. CIL

    1. Riverboat Cruise
      #68a3ae
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  28. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10668
      #6ea3a2
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  29. Bristol

    1. Venice / P130-C5
      #5ea6a9
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  30. KILZ

    1. Estuary / D842
      #729ca2
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  31. ICI Paints

    1. Frenchman's Bay 30BG 38/170
      #72a4ad
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  32. Ford

    1. Blue
      #5d9ea9
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  33. Sto

    1. 35410
      #689aa2
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  34. Coronado Paint

    1. 7471 - Teal Lake
      #63999d
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 27.9%

#68a1a6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#68a1a6 foreground

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #68a1a6">…</p>

#68a1a6 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #68a1a6">…</p>

#68a1a6 shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #68a1a6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6857126
Binary
01101000, 10100001, 10100110
Hexadecimal
#68a1a6
LRV
≈ 31.2%
Closest short hex
#699 ΔE = 3.672
RGB
rgb(104, 161, 166)
RGBA
rgba(104, 161, 166, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.241, g: 0.374, b: 0.385
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.524%, blue: 0.651%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9920090 / 0xff68a1a6
HSL
hsl(185, 26%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(185, 26%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 185° (184.839), saturation: 37% (0.373), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 184.839, saturation: 37.349%, perceived brightness: 57.623%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 200.270, S: 56.780, L: 62.663
Cubehelix
H: -183.365, S: 0.389, L: 0.566
TSL
T: -1.570, S: 0.135, L: 0.567
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.373), magenta: 3% (0.030), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 37% (0.369), yellow: 35% (0.349)
XYZ
X: 25.334, Y: 31.184, Z: 40.753
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.321, Y: 31.184
CIELab
L: 62.663, a: -17.284, b: -8.507
CIELuv
L: 62.663, u: -27.013, v: -9.976
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.663, C: 19.264, H: 206.208
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.663, C: 28.796, H: 200.270
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.843, a: -16.745, b: -4.179
CIECAM02
J: 51.874, C: 28.229, h: 205.164, Q: 141.901, M: 24.686, s: 41.709, H: 260.269
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.089, jaune: -1.393, green: 3.253
LMS
L: 25.343, M: 35.359, S: 40.577
YCbCr
Y: 140.140, Cb: 138.631, Cr: 102.622
YCgCo
Y: 148.000, Cg: 13.000, Co: 10.500
YDbDr
Y: 144.527, Db: 32.315, Dr: 77.066
YPbPr
Y: 149.219, Pb: 9.055, Pr: -28.730
xvYCC
Y: 144.153, Cb: 135.954, Cr: 102.763
YIQ
Y: 144.527, I: -35.562, Q: -10.497
YUV
Y: 144.527, U: 10.568, V: -35.555
Munsell Color System
2.5B 6/4 ΔE = 1.027
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 11.434

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