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#68a4e9 Hex Color Code

#68a4e9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #68a4e9 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #68a4e9 is comprised of 40.78% red, 64.31% green and 91.37% blue. In the HSL color space #68a4e9 has a hue of 212° (degrees), 75% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.1 nm.

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#68a4e9 linear gradient to complementary #cbb986

  1. #68a4e9
  2. #82a7d9
  3. #96aac9
  4. #a7aeb8
  5. #b4b1a8
  6. #c0b597
  7. #cbb986

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4486c8
  2. #5190d3
  3. #5c9ade
  4. #68a4e9
  5. #73aef4
  6. #7fb9ff
  7. #8ac3ff

Tones

  1. #68a4e9
  2. #78a5de
  3. #85a5d4
  4. #90a6c9
  5. #99a7be
  6. #a2a8b4
  7. #a9a9a9

Tints and Shades

#68a4e9 to White

  1. #68a4e9
  2. #86b2ed
  3. #a1c1f1
  4. #bad0f5
  5. #d1e0f8
  6. #e8effc
  7. #ffffff

#68a4e9 to Black

  1. #68a4e9
  2. #5787be
  3. #476a95
  4. #374f6d
  5. #283649
  6. #181e27
  7. #000000

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#68a4e9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#68a4e9 foreground

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #68a4e9">…</p>

#68a4e9 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: #68a4e9">…</p>

#68a4e9 shadow

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #68a4e9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6857961
Binary
01101000, 10100100, 11101001
Hexadecimal
#68a4e9
Closest short hex
#6ae ΔE = 2.266
RGB
rgb(104, 164, 233)
RGBA
rgba(104, 164, 233, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.208, g: 0.327, b: 0.465
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.568%, blue: 0.914%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9919255 / 0xff68a4e9
HSL
hsl(212, 75%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(212, 75%%, 66%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 212° (212.093), saturation: 55% (0.554), value: 91% (0.914)
HSP
hue: 212.093, saturation: 55.365%, perceived brightness: 62.266%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 247.305, S: 75.966, L: 66.039
Cubehelix
H: -151.289, S: 0.771, L: 0.602
TSL
T: -1.792, S: 0.169, L: 0.604
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.554), magenta: 30% (0.296), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.086)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 36% (0.357), yellow: 9% (0.086)
XYZ
X: 33.687, Y: 35.374, Z: 82.128
xyY
x: 0.223, y: 0.234, Y: 35.374
CIELab
L: 66.039, a: 0.227, b: -40.610
CIELuv
L: 66.039, u: -27.150, v: -64.921
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.039, C: 40.611, H: 270.321
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.039, C: 70.369, H: 247.305
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.476, a: -2.982, b: -40.237
CIECAM02
J: 55.394, C: 50.704, h: 248.093, Q: 146.637, M: 44.340, s: 54.989, H: 305.063
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.278, jaune: -7.045, green: 2.608
LMS
L: 26.545, M: 36.847, S: 81.347
YCbCr
Y: 148.218, Cb: 167.171, Cr: 96.761
YCgCo
Y: 166.250, Cg: -2.250, Co: -6.250
YDbDr
Y: 153.926, Db: 118.977, Dr: 94.953
YPbPr
Y: 156.188, Pb: 41.400, Pr: -33.174
xvYCC
Y: 150.138, Cb: 164.367, Cr: 98.859
YIQ
Y: 153.926, I: -57.910, Q: 8.781
YUV
Y: 153.926, U: 38.913, V: -43.801
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.268
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 3.753

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