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#68a6be Hex Color Code

#68a6be Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #68a6be is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #68a6be is comprised of 40.78% red, 65.1% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #68a6be has a hue of 197° (degrees), 40% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 484.47 nm.

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#68a6be linear gradient to complementary #b8876e

  1. #68a6be
  2. #7da1b0
  3. #8d9ca3
  4. #9a9796
  5. #a69288
  6. #af8c7b
  7. #b8876e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #49889f
  2. #5392a9
  3. #5e9cb4
  4. #68a6be
  5. #72b0c8
  6. #7dbbd3
  7. #87c5de

Tones

  1. #68a6be
  2. #72a3b7
  3. #7aa0b0
  4. #819da8
  5. #8899a1
  6. #8e969a
  7. #939393

Tints and Shades

#68a6be to white

  1. #68a6be
  2. #83b4c9
  3. #9dc3d3
  4. #b6d2de
  5. #cee1e9
  6. #e7f0f4
  7. #ffffff

#68a6be to black

  1. #68a6be
  2. #57889b
  3. #466b7a
  4. #36505b
  5. #26363d
  6. #171e21
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Blue Button / NP PB 1560 T
      #6ea6bd
      ΔE = 0.861 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. ★ Shipside Blue / NP PB 1563 T
      #68a9c5
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7458 U
      #67a5bf
      ΔE = 0.873 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. ★ P 119-4 U
      #69a8bb
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  3. Volkswagen

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      #65a8c3
      ΔE = 1.194 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  4. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5787 - Pacific Palisade
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 1.260 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  5. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Pacific Palisade / 368
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 1.260 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ I've Got the Blues / 774
      #6ba5bf
      ΔE = 1.272 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. Palace Blue / CW-605
      #5ea0b7
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Santa Maria Blue 70BG 36/220
      #64a3ba
      ΔE = 1.285 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  8. GM / General Motors

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      #70a7bc
      ΔE = 1.313 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. ★ Medium Blue Firemist
      #68a6c2
      ΔE = 1.612 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
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    1. ★ Serene Sea / T10 45E-1
      #70a7bb
      ΔE = 1.549 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
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      #78a5b6
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
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    1. ★ 3222T Breaking Blue
      #6ca3b7
      ΔE = 1.678 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. ★ 3204T Hampton inn
      #6aa5b8
      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
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    1. ★ Tampa Turquoise
      #71aac1
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  12. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7334-42 Beaufort Sea
      #66a1b6
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
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      #77a2b8
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
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    1. ★ 69.12.18
      #66a1b6
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
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    1. ★ Aqua 764 / S 1050-B40G
      #73a6bf
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
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    1. ★ Palace Ballroom Wallpaper Prussian Blue CW611
      #68a7ba
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Nelson House Blue CW607
      #6fa1b4
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
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    1. S 2030-B10G
      #67a8bb
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
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    1. Smokey Blue
      #73a4bd
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
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      #6ba0b4
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
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      #60a0b7
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
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    1. Serene Sea B53-3
      #77a9c0
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
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      #56a3bf
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
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    1. Comfort Blue B1-D2-2
      #68a0b4
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
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    1. Blue
      #6baabd
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
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    1. 5347
      #6a9fb6
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
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    1. Delphinium C19
      #79a6bb
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
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    1. Hidden Harbor
      #629fb8
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
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      #6da3bf
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
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      #52a8c3
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      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
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      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
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      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
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      #6eaabc
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
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      #78a5b6
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
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      #62acc2
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
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      #6b9fb8
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
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#68a6be HTML / CSS Code Examples

#68a6be foreground

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #68a6be">…</p>

#68a6be background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #68a6be">…</p>

#68a6be shadow

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #68a6be">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6858430
Binary
01101000, 10100110, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#68a6be
LRV
≈ 33.9%
Closest short hex
#5ac ΔE = 3.229
RGB
rgb(104, 166, 190)
RGBA
rgba(104, 166, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.226, g: 0.361, b: 0.413
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.549%, blue: 0.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9918786 / 0xff68a6be
HSL
hsl(197, 40%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(197, 40%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 197° (196.744), saturation: 45% (0.453), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 196.744, saturation: 45.263%, perceived brightness: 60.148%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 222.738, S: 61.946, L: 64.908
Cubehelix
H: -169.999, S: 0.510, L: 0.588
TSL
T: -1.823, S: 0.149, L: 0.589
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.453), magenta: 13% (0.126), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 28.636, Y: 33.931, Z: 53.746
xyY
x: 0.246, y: 0.292, Y: 33.931
CIELab
L: 64.908, a: -13.548, b: -18.565
CIELuv
L: 64.908, u: -28.633, v: -26.457
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.908, C: 22.982, H: 233.879
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.908, C: 38.985, H: 222.738
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.250, a: -14.187, b: -13.929
CIECAM02
J: 54.249, C: 34.627, h: 224.149, Q: 145.114, M: 30.281, s: 45.681, H: 284.305
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.146, jaune: -3.116, green: 3.194
LMS
L: 26.833, M: 37.778, S: 53.401
YCbCr
Y: 145.012, Cb: 147.712, Cr: 99.078
YCgCo
Y: 156.500, Cg: 9.500, Co: 4.500
YDbDr
Y: 150.198, Db: 59.892, Dr: 87.854
YPbPr
Y: 154.522, Pb: 19.130, Pr: -32.104
xvYCC
Y: 148.707, Cb: 144.804, Cr: 99.799
YIQ
Y: 150.198, I: -44.645, Q: -5.643
YUV
Y: 150.198, U: 19.588, V: -40.530
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/6 ΔE = 2.466
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 5.832

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