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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

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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. 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%
  17. Glidden

    1. ★ Overcast / PPG1242-4
      #73a3d0
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Windjammer / PPG1241-4
      #62a5df
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  18. Vista Paint

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

#68a6d7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#68a6d7 foreground

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #68a6d7">…</p>

#68a6d7 background

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

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

#68a6d7 shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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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