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CIL Riverboat Cruise / #68a3ae Hex Color Code

#68a3ae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #68a3ae is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #68a3ae is comprised of 40.78% red, 63.92% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #68a3ae has a hue of 189° (degrees), 30% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 487.54 nm.

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#68a3ae linear gradient to complementary #ad7469

  1. #68a3ae
  2. #7a9ca2
  3. #889496
  4. #948c8b
  5. #9d857f
  6. #a67c74
  7. #ad7469

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4b8690
  2. #548f9a
  3. #5e99a4
  4. #68a3ae
  5. #72adb8
  6. #7cb7c2
  7. #86c1cc

Tones

  1. #68a3ae
  2. #709fa8
  3. #769ba2
  4. #7c979c
  5. #829397
  6. #878f91
  7. #8b8b8b

Tints and Shades

#68a3ae to white

  1. #68a3ae
  2. #82b2bb
  3. #9bc1c8
  4. #b4d0d6
  5. #cde0e3
  6. #e6eff1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#68a3ae to black

  1. #68a3ae
  2. #57868f
  3. #466a70
  4. #364f54
  5. #263538
  6. #171e1f
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2219 UP
      #6ca3ad
      ΔE = 0.648 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. ★ 16-4610 TPG
      #6ea2af
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  2. Sico

    1. ★ 6154-42 Colorado River
      #67a2ab
      ΔE = 0.982 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. ★ 6153-52 Miramichi River
      #5ca0ae
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ 30BG 33/207
      #67a4ad
      ΔE = 1.051 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. ★ Velvet Touch 2
      #62a3ad
      ΔE = 1.176 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Smoky Mountain Spring R177C
      #66a1ae
      ΔE = 1.121 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. ★ Blue Lagoon
      #649fad
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  5. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 7-084 - Fiesta blue
      #5fa3b0
      ΔE = 1.347 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. ★ BS381 112 - Arctic blue / Fiesta Blue
      #5ea3b3
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 72.12.18
      #60a1ae
      ΔE = 1.393 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  7. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 3174T Bay Blue
      #6ba1a9
      ΔE = 1.413 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. 1194T Cozy Blue
      #5ca8b8
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 29-c4
      #5fa5b1
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. ★ 29-d5
      #76a4ae
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Spa Day / CSP-635
      #5fa4b2
      ΔE = 1.567 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Seaside Resort / 725
      #70abb5
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  10. General Paint

    1. ★ Astree / CL 2184D
      #72a4ae
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  11. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Hoorn Blue
      #699fab
      ΔE = 1.603 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Frenchman's Bay 30BG 38/170
      #72a4ad
      ΔE = 1.603 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. 4035 Riverboat Cruise 30BG 33/207
      #5c9ca7
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  13. Alcro

    1. ★ Lovart
      #70a1ac
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  14. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Turquoise
      #69a6b4
      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. Blue
      #59a6b4
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Teal
      #60a6b4
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Royal Turquoise
      #74a6ac
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  16. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Bracken Architrave Blue Verditer CW601
      #70a5ac
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  17. Glidden

    1. ★ Deepest Aqua / 30BG 33/207
      #68a2b2
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  18. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Aqua Dark
      #6b9eab
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  19. Ford

    1. Blue
      #5d9ea9
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Wonderful World / 7415
      #75a1ab
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  21. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3030-B10G
      #6fa4b3
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  22. Levis

    1. Real Aqua
      #639dab
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  23. Devoe Paint

    1. Riverboat Cruise / 30BG 33/207
      #6aa3a8
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. The Blues / 50BG 30/235
      #5d9ca9
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  24. Kenworth USA

    1. Bafin Blue / N0433
      #65a1b2
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  25. Freightliner

    1. Baffin Blue / N0433
      #65a1b2
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  26. Porter Paints

    1. Aqua Bay / 355-5
      #68a1a6
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  27. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Aqua Bay 355-5
      #68a1a6
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  28. Behr

    1. 520F-4 November Skies
      #74a9b4
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  29. Diamond Vogel

    1. Blessed Blue / 0667
      #6b9ca8
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  30. Colortrend

    1. 0667
      #6b9ca8
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  31. Plascon

    1. Drifting Skies G7-E2-2
      #6c9ca4
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  32. Clark+Kensington

    1. Bella Luna / 1046
      #739ea9
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  33. Taubmans

    1. Blue Award / T08 65-3
      #53a5b3
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  34. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5306
      #6baab9
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 35.4%

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#68a3ae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#68a3ae foreground

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="color: #68a3ae">…</p>

#68a3ae background

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #68a3ae">…</p>

#68a3ae shadow

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #68a3ae">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6857646
Binary
01101000, 10100011, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#68a3ae
LRV
≈ 32.2%
Closest short hex
#6ab ΔE = 3.296
RGB
rgb(104, 163, 174)
RGBA
rgba(104, 163, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.236, g: 0.370, b: 0.395
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 53.339%, blue: 68.235%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9919570 / 0xff68a3ae
HSL
hsl(189, 30%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(189, 30%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 189° (189.429), saturation: 40% (0.402), value: 68% (0.682)
HSP
hue: 189.429, saturation: 40.230%, perceived brightness: 58.537%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 208.696, S: 58.696, L: 63.501
Cubehelix
H: -178.439, S: 0.427, L: 0.575
TSL
T: -1.658, S: 0.140, L: 0.575
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.402), magenta: 6% (0.063), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.318)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 36% (0.361), yellow: 32% (0.318)
XYZ
X: 26.443, Y: 32.192, Z: 44.856
xyY
x: 0.256, y: 0.311, Y: 32.192
CIELab
L: 63.501, a: -16.267, b: -11.746
CIELuv
L: 63.501, u: -27.710, v: -15.168
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.501, C: 20.065, H: 215.832
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.501, C: 31.590, H: 208.696
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.738, a: -16.099, b: -7.158
CIECAM02
J: 52.757, C: 30.136, h: 212.067, Q: 143.104, M: 26.354, s: 42.914, H: 269.264
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.107, jaune: -1.942, green: 3.250
LMS
L: 25.923, M: 36.313, S: 44.629
YCbCr
Y: 141.932, Cb: 141.561, Cr: 101.318
YCgCo
Y: 151.000, Cg: 12.000, Co: 8.500
YDbDr
Y: 146.613, Db: 41.213, Dr: 81.034
YPbPr
Y: 151.225, Pb: 12.285, Pr: -30.006
xvYCC
Y: 145.876, Cb: 138.792, Cr: 101.642
YIQ
Y: 146.613, I: -38.681, Q: -9.053
YUV
Y: 146.613, U: 13.478, V: -37.385
Munsell Color System
5B 6/4 ΔE = 2.304
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 9.149

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