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#68a8b2 Hex Color Code

#68a8b2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #68a8b2 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #68a8b2 is comprised of 40.78% red, 65.88% green and 69.8% blue. In the HSL color space #68a8b2 has a hue of 188° (degrees), 32% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 488.05 nm.

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#68a8b2 linear gradient to complementary #b37267

  1. #68a8b2
  2. #7ca0a5
  3. #8c9798
  4. #988e8c
  5. #a3857f
  6. #ab7c73
  7. #b37267

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #498a94
  2. #54949e
  3. #5e9ea8
  4. #68a8b2
  5. #72b2bc
  6. #7dbdc7
  7. #87c7d1

Tones

  1. #68a8b2
  2. #70a4ac
  3. #779fa6
  4. #7e9b9f
  5. #839699
  6. #889293
  7. #8d8d8d

Tints and Shades

#68a8b2 to white

  1. #68a8b2
  2. #83b6be
  3. #9cc4cb
  4. #b5d3d8
  5. #cee1e5
  6. #e6f0f2
  7. #ffffff

#68a8b2 to black

  1. #68a8b2
  2. #578a92
  3. #466d73
  4. #365155
  5. #263739
  6. #171e20
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
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      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
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#68a8b2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#68a8b2 foreground

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="color: #68a8b2">…</p>

#68a8b2 background

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #68a8b2">…</p>

#68a8b2 shadow

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

Schumann
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #68a8b2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6858930
Binary
01101000, 10101000, 10110010
Hexadecimal
#68a8b2
LRV
≈ 34.2%
Closest short hex
#6ab ΔE = 2.884
RGB
rgb(104, 168, 178)
RGBA
rgba(104, 168, 178, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.231, g: 0.373, b: 0.396
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.542%, blue: 0.698%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9918286 / 0xff68a8b2
HSL
hsl(188, 32%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(188, 32%%, 55%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 188° (188.108), saturation: 42% (0.416), value: 70% (0.698)
HSP
hue: 188.108, saturation: 41.573%, perceived brightness: 60.006%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 206.452, S: 60.999, L: 65.090
Cubehelix
H: -179.889, S: 0.460, L: 0.588
TSL
T: -1.632, S: 0.147, L: 0.588
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.416), magenta: 6% (0.056), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.302)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 30% (0.302)
XYZ
X: 27.744, Y: 34.161, Z: 47.243
xyY
x: 0.254, y: 0.313, Y: 34.161
CIELab
L: 65.090, a: -17.848, b: -11.600
CIELuv
L: 65.090, u: -29.690, v: -14.772
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.090, C: 21.286, H: 213.021
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.090, C: 33.162, H: 206.452
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.447, a: -17.550, b: -7.011
CIECAM02
J: 54.452, C: 31.395, h: 210.105, Q: 145.384, M: 27.455, s: 43.456, H: 266.738
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.103, jaune: -1.908, green: 3.489
LMS
L: 27.334, M: 38.755, S: 47.006
YCbCr
Y: 144.844, Cb: 141.862, Cr: 99.194
YCgCo
Y: 154.500, Cg: 13.500, Co: 7.500
YDbDr
Y: 150.004, Db: 42.130, Dr: 87.482
YPbPr
Y: 155.088, Pb: 12.360, Pr: -32.460
xvYCC
Y: 149.193, Cb: 138.857, Cr: 99.486
YIQ
Y: 150.004, I: -41.338, Q: -10.422
YUV
Y: 150.004, U: 13.778, V: -40.360
Munsell Color System
5B 6/6 ΔE = 2.314
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 9.181

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