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#68a8b8 Hex Color Code

#68a8b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #68a8b8 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #68a8b8 is comprised of 40.78% red, 65.88% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #68a8b8 has a hue of 192° (degrees), 36% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.43 nm.

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#68a8b8 linear gradient to complementary #b77b69

  1. #68a8b8
  2. #7da1aa
  3. #8d9a9d
  4. #9a9290
  5. #a58b83
  6. #af8376
  7. #b77b69

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #498a99
  2. #5394a3
  3. #5e9eae
  4. #68a8b8
  5. #72b2c2
  6. #7dbdcd
  7. #87c7d8

Tones

  1. #68a8b8
  2. #71a4b1
  3. #79a0aa
  4. #809ca4
  5. #86989d
  6. #8b9497
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#68a8b8 to white

  1. #68a8b8
  2. #83b6c4
  3. #9cc4cf
  4. #b5d3db
  5. #cee1e7
  6. #e6f0f3
  7. #ffffff

#68a8b8 to black

  1. #68a8b8
  2. #578a97
  3. #466d77
  4. #365158
  5. #26373b
  6. #171e20
  7. #000000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5306
      #6baab9
      ΔE = 0.854 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2219 U
      #6ba5b4
      ΔE = 1.184 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. P 120-3 C
      #75a7b9
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-B10G
      #67a8bb
      ΔE = 1.212 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ Hawaiian Blue 5
      #63a5b6
      ΔE = 1.243 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Palace Ballroom Wallpaper Prussian Blue CW611
      #68a7ba
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 27-c2
      #5da9bb
      ΔE = 1.511 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 27-d4
      #73a3b1
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  7. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #6baabd
      ΔE = 1.596 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Election Blues
      #72a8b8
      ΔE = 1.623 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  9. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1184T Sensitive Blue
      #63acbe
      ΔE = 1.643 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. ★ 3184T Summer Storm
      #6ba5b0
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  10. Chrysler

    1. ★ Brite Turquoise
      #5fabbe
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Blue
      #59a6b4
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Teal
      #60a6b4
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Light Aqua Firemist
      #55a9be
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ R0.20.60
      #74aab8
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. R0.30.60
      #5daec3
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  13. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3030-B10G
      #6fa4b3
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  14. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-34-4 Lapis
      #73a8b9
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 3-32-4 Ship Ahoy
      #76acb8
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  15. Glidden

    1. ★ Deepest Aqua / 30BG 33/207
      #68a2b2
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Blue Calypso / PPG1235-5
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  16. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 112 - Arctic blue / Fiesta Blue
      #5ea3b3
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. BS 2660 BS 7-084 - Fiesta blue
      #5fa3b0
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Spa Day / CSP-635
      #5fa4b2
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Seaside Resort / 725
      #70abb5
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  18. Behr

    1. ★ 520F-4 November Skies
      #74a9b4
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. ★ 530D-5 Riverside Blue
      #63aebf
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  19. Taubmans

    1. Sea Breeze / T12 45.F6
      #55a7ba
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Serene Sea / T10 45E-1
      #70a7bb
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  20. Bristol

    1. Sea Breeze / P128-C5
      #55a7ba
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  21. Resene

    1. Meltwater B70-043-221
      #6eaec0
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  22. Freightliner

    1. Baffin Blue / N0433
      #65a1b2
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  23. Kenworth USA

    1. Bafin Blue / N0433
      #65a1b2
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  24. Ligier

    1. Bleu Boticelli / P-08.3.535
      #62acc2
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  25. CIL

    1. Riverboat Cruise
      #68a3ae
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Big Sea
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  26. Caparol

    1. 2403
      #78a8b8
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  27. Valspar Paint

    1. Smoky Mountain Spring R177C
      #66a1ae
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Ocean Front
      #55a4b8
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  28. General Paint

    1. Astree / CL 2184D
      #72a4ae
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  29. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Pacific Palisade / 368
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Watson Lake / 462
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  30. California Paints

    1. DE 5787 - Pacific Palisade
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. DE 5766 - Watson Lake
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  31. Plascon

    1. Lazy Afternoon B1-C2-2
      #6cb0c0
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  32. Devoe Paint

    1. Big Sea
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  33. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Calypso / PPG1235-5
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  34. Laura Ashley

    1. 7-9 Cool Caribbean
      #6db0c1
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  35. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Calypso / 254-5
      #52a5b7
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  36. Clark+Kensington

    1. Turning Heads / 34B-5
      #79a5b3
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 34.2%

#68a8b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#68a8b8 foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #68a8b8">…</p>

#68a8b8 background

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #68a8b8">…</p>

#68a8b8 shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6858936
Binary
01101000, 10101000, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#68a8b8
LRV
≈ 34.4%
Closest short hex
#6ab ΔE = 0.795
RGB
rgb(104, 168, 184)
RGBA
rgba(104, 168, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.228, g: 0.368, b: 0.404
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.547%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9918280 / 0xff68a8b8
HSL
hsl(192, 36%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(192, 36%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 192° (192.000), saturation: 43% (0.435), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 192.000, saturation: 43.478%, perceived brightness: 60.322%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 213.856, S: 61.786, L: 65.284
Cubehelix
H: -175.546, S: 0.486, L: 0.590
TSL
T: -1.712, S: 0.149, L: 0.591
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.435), magenta: 9% (0.087), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 28.360, Y: 34.407, Z: 50.485
xyY
x: 0.250, y: 0.304, Y: 34.407
CIELab
L: 65.284, a: -16.250, b: -14.652
CIELuv
L: 65.284, u: -29.561, v: -19.832
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.284, C: 21.881, H: 222.039
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.284, C: 35.597, H: 213.856
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.657, a: -16.348, b: -9.969
CIECAM02
J: 54.658, C: 32.848, h: 216.314, Q: 145.660, M: 28.725, s: 44.408, H: 274.650
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.121, jaune: -2.433, green: 3.398
LMS
L: 27.365, M: 38.760, S: 50.200
YCbCr
Y: 145.432, Cb: 144.496, Cr: 98.768
YCgCo
Y: 156.000, Cg: 12.000, Co: 6.000
YDbDr
Y: 150.688, Db: 50.128, Dr: 88.784
YPbPr
Y: 155.520, Pb: 15.360, Pr: -32.736
xvYCC
Y: 149.564, Cb: 141.493, Cr: 99.244
YIQ
Y: 150.688, I: -43.266, Q: -8.555
YUV
Y: 150.688, U: 16.394, V: -40.960
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/6 ΔE = 1.475
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 7.237

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