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#68a6d7 Hex Color Code

#68a6d7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #68a6d7 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #68a6d7 is comprised of 40.78% red, 65.1% green and 84.31% blue. In the HSL color space #68a6d7 has a hue of 206° (degrees), 58% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.06 nm.

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#68a6d7 linear gradient to complementary #c5a67a

  1. #68a6d7
  2. #80a6c8
  3. #93a6b8
  4. #a2a6a9
  5. #afa699
  6. #bba68a
  7. #c5a67a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4688b7
  2. #5292c2
  3. #5d9ccc
  4. #68a6d7
  5. #73b0e2
  6. #7ebbed
  7. #89c5f8

Tones

  1. #68a6d7
  2. #75a5ce
  3. #80a4c5
  4. #8aa3bb
  5. #92a2b2
  6. #99a1a9
  7. #a0a0a0

Tints and Shades

#68a6d7 to white

  1. #68a6d7
  2. #85b4de
  3. #9fc3e4
  4. #b8d2eb
  5. #d0e0f2
  6. #e8f0f8
  7. #ffffff

#68a6d7 to black

  1. #68a6d7
  2. #5788b0
  3. #476b8a
  4. #375066
  5. #273644
  6. #181e24
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5857 - Blue Agave
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 0.722 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Marina / 337
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 0.722 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  3. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 51 - Cornflower blue / Corfu
      #6fa5d4
      ΔE = 0.999 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  4. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Barbara Blue / NP PB 1525 T
      #6ea7d4
      ΔE = 1.119 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10420
      #65a7d6
      ΔE = 1.122 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. ★ CF10437
      #62a3d4
      ΔE = 1.297 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Nova Scotia Blue / 796
      #6ca4d1
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  7. Bristol

    1. ★ Regatta / P109-C4
      #69a2d1
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Regatta / T12 40.E3
      #69a2d1
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Cascade Falls / T08 27-3
      #6ba1ca
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  9. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Kentucky Blue
      #63a2d3
      ΔE = 1.526 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ Shelby Ann EBC-16
      #6da2d0
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. 560B-5 Ocean Tropic
      #5ea0d1
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  11. General Paint

    1. ★ Smalt / CL 2284D
      #65a4d1
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6018
      #70a9db
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. ★ 6012
      #56a6db
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Overcast / 249-4
      #71a3d0
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Salem Blue / 250-4
      #63a8d3
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  14. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #6da7d2
      ΔE = 1.671 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. ★ Blue
      #59a3d7
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-c2
      #6da2cf
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. ★ 33-c1
      #72aad8
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  16. Glidden

    1. ★ Overcast / PPG1242-4
      #73a3d0
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Windjammer / PPG1241-4
      #62a5df
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Overcast / PPG1242-4
      #73a3d0
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Salem Blue / PPG1239-4
      #66a9d3
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  18. Vista Paint

    1. ★ City of Atlantis
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  19. Scib Paints

    1. ★ City of Atlantis / 7328
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  20. Berger

    1. ★ City of Atlantis / 7328
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  21. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7224T Blue Emotion
      #76a9d6
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  22. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Breathtaking Blue / 7327
      #58a5d7
      ΔE = 2.061 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  23. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35250
      #5ba6d6
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  24. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7328 - City Of Atlantis
      #63aad9
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  25. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Enchanted Sea
      #67a0cf
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. ★ Infinity R146C
      #6cacdb
      ΔE = 2.264 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  26. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 112-5 U
      #5ea8d7
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. 16-4134 TPG
      #59a0d1
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  27. Caparol

    1. ★ 41/07
      #5ca8d8
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 80 15 230 / Coelin 80
      #58a4d4
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  28. CIL

    1. ★ Harbor Blue
      #69a0ce
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  29. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Acapulco Dive / 0639
      #70a8dd
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  30. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0639
      #70a8dd
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  31. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Breathtaking Blue / KM3134-2
      #69a4db
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  32. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Chronus Blue
      #72a8d1
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  33. Dulux

    1. ★ 22BB 34/304
      #66a1cd
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Royal Regatta 5
      #60a0ce
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  34. Duron

    1. Jacaranda
      #56a3db
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  35. Sikkens

    1. T0.30.60
      #6aaad5
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  36. Little Greene

    1. Lagoon
      #78a3cd
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  37. Plascon

    1. Serene Setting B3-C2-2
      #78a4cc
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Tropic Breeze B3-B2-1
      #5ca0d8
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  38. Ford

    1. Miami Blue
      #6c9fce
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  39. KILZ

    1. Inspiration Blue / C731
      #76a4cb
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  40. ICI Paints

    1. Toronto Jays 16BB 41/268
      #75aad3
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  41. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Colonel's Lady 26-11
      #75abd5
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  42. Brillux

    1. 63.18.18
      #5aa5d3
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  43. Resene

    1. Snap B70-088-235
      #5ba0d0
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  44. Olympic

    1. Boudoir Blue A51-4
      #79a8cf
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  45. Chrysler

    1. French Racing Blue
      #77a2d1
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 34.4%

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#68a6d7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#68a6d7 foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #68a6d7">…</p>

#68a6d7 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #68a6d7">…</p>

#68a6d7 shadow

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #68a6d7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6858455
Binary
01101000, 10100110, 11010111
Hexadecimal
#68a6d7
LRV
≈ 35.1%
Closest short hex
#6ad ΔE = 1.458
RGB
rgb(104, 166, 215)
RGBA
rgba(104, 166, 215, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.214, g: 0.342, b: 0.443
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.564%, blue: 0.843%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9918761 / 0xff68a6d7
HSL
hsl(206, 58%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 58%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (206.486), saturation: 52% (0.516), value: 84% (0.843)
HSP
hue: 206.486, saturation: 51.628%, perceived brightness: 61.606%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 239.560, S: 65.309, L: 65.841
Cubehelix
H: -158.117, S: 0.654, L: 0.599
TSL
T: -2.100, S: 0.160, L: 0.600
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.516), magenta: 23% (0.228), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.157)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 16% (0.157)
XYZ
X: 31.607, Y: 35.119, Z: 69.390
xyY
x: 0.232, y: 0.258, Y: 35.119
CIELab
L: 65.841, a: -6.361, b: -31.005
CIELuv
L: 65.841, u: -28.173, v: -47.943
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.841, C: 31.651, H: 258.406
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.841, C: 55.608, H: 239.560
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.262, a: -8.507, b: -27.940
CIECAM02
J: 55.222, C: 43.441, h: 240.117, Q: 146.409, M: 37.988, s: 50.938, H: 301.217
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.220, jaune: -5.312, green: 2.884
LMS
L: 26.980, M: 37.800, S: 68.811
YCbCr
Y: 147.462, Cb: 158.687, Cr: 97.303
YCgCo
Y: 162.750, Cg: 3.250, Co: -1.750
YDbDr
Y: 153.048, Db: 93.217, Dr: 93.279
YPbPr
Y: 156.322, Pb: 31.630, Pr: -33.254
xvYCC
Y: 150.253, Cb: 155.785, Cr: 98.789
YIQ
Y: 153.048, I: -52.676, Q: 2.135
YUV
Y: 153.048, U: 30.488, V: -43.030
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/8 ΔE = 2.739
Brand Color
Twitter ΔE = 5.033

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