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Caparol Iris 15 / #68a8cc Hex Color Code

#68a8cc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #68a8cc is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #68a8cc is comprised of 40.78% red, 65.88% green and 80% blue. In the HSL color space #68a8cc has a hue of 202° (degrees), 50% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.12 nm.

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  3. Decimated deforestation mountains

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#68a8cc linear gradient to complementary #c19673

  1. #68a8cc
  2. #7fa5bd
  3. #91a2ae
  4. #a09f9f
  5. #ad9c91
  6. #b79982
  7. #c19673

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #478aac
  2. #5294b7
  3. #5d9ec1
  4. #68a8cc
  5. #73b2d7
  6. #7ebde2
  7. #88c7ed

Tones

  1. #68a8cc
  2. #73a6c4
  3. #7da3bb
  4. #86a1b3
  5. #8d9fab
  6. #949ca2
  7. #9a9a9a

Tints and Shades

#68a8cc to white

  1. #68a8cc
  2. #84b6d4
  3. #9ec4dd
  4. #b7d3e5
  5. #cfe1ee
  6. #e7f0f6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#68a8cc to black

  1. #68a8cc
  2. #578aa7
  3. #476d83
  4. #365161
  5. #273741
  6. #181e23
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Sapphire Glow / T12 40.E1
      #69a7ca
      ΔE = 0.436 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Salute / T10 44E-1
      #7ca8c1
      ΔE = 3.491 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  2. AMC

    1. ★ Sierra Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 1.171 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  3. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 1.171 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Medium Blue
      #719fc1
      ΔE = 3.690 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  4. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7232T Peasant Blue
      #70aacd
      ΔE = 1.252 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. 1242T Blue Comfort
      #73a5bb
      ΔE = 4.394 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  5. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Bonaventure / KM3150-2
      #5fa5cb
      ΔE = 1.495 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. True Sky Blue / KM3174-2
      #4dadd1
      ΔE = 4.194 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  6. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7331-42 Brigadier Blue
      #6eacce
      ΔE = 1.635 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. 7321-42 Overalls
      #6ea2b9
      ΔE = 4.511 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ S6.27.56
      #6ea4c4
      ΔE = 1.795 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. T4.23.56
      #7ba1c4
      ΔE = 4.529 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 39/13
      #64a8c8
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. 41/07
      #5ca8d8
      ΔE = 3.569 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  9. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.15.18
      #6fa5ca
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. 66.15.18
      #4ea4c3
      ΔE = 4.918 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  10. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1066
      #6aaac9
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. 2198
      #6a9cb6
      ΔE = 5.055 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Salem Blue / PPG1239-4
      #66a9d3
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 4.774 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Salem Blue / PPG1239-4
      #66a9d3
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 4.774 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  13. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 5343 B
      #58aad1
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Cool Blue / 5024
      #6f9eb7
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Summer Fun Blue
      #69a3c3
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Sense of Time
      #80a1bd
      ΔE = 4.677 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  15. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Celestrial 26-10
      #6ea5cb
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Daphne 27-8
      #83a8ca
      ΔE = 4.528 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Salem Blue / 250-4
      #63a8d3
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Mystic Blue / 152-5
      #44a6d1
      ΔE = 3.763 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  17. Behr

    1. ★ 8505 Tahoe
      #6aaed5
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Hawaiian Sky PPU14-07
      #82a1be
      ΔE = 5.061 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  18. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Wandering River / 449
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Frozen Wave / 230
      #56acca
      ΔE = 4.729 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  19. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5850 - Wandering River
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. DE 5857 - Blue Agave
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 4.341 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sea of Atlantis / 0653
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Key West Zenith / 0646
      #7da2c2
      ΔE = 4.180 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  21. ECOS Paints

    1. Sea Of Atlantis (0653)
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Key West Zenith (0646)
      #7da2c2
      ΔE = 4.180 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  22. Colortrend

    1. 0653
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. 0646
      #7da2c2
      ΔE = 4.180 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  23. Earthpaint

    1. 2-34-4 Cool Morning
      #65a4c3
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. 2-35-4 Versailles
      #6d9dc2
      ΔE = 4.419 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  24. Nippon Paint

    1. Cerulean / NP PB 1535 T
      #62add7
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Blue Music / NP PB 1553 T
      #6aafce
      ΔE = 3.287 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  25. Little Greene

    1. Beach Hut
      #53a8d1
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Lagoon
      #78a3cd
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5340
      #75a4c4
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 6012
      #56a6db
      ΔE = 5.162 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  27. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-B
      #6ca2c1
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. S 1040-B
      #5eb3db
      ΔE = 4.102 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  28. General Paint

    1. Lyric / CL 2245D
      #5ba6d2
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Smalt / CL 2284D
      #65a4d1
      ΔE = 3.539 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  29. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10421
      #74acd2
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. CF10425
      #88afcf
      ΔE = 5.243 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  30. Apple Barrel

    1. Sky Blue / 20770
      #6ba1c4
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  31. New Look

    1. Twiddle Dum / E22-10
      #76a4c0
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Pop Culture / E22-03
      #7eadd2
      ΔE = 4.036 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  32. Laura Ashley

    1. 6-9 Pale Denim
      #6da3bf
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  33. Pantone / PMS

    1. 15-4421 TCX
      #5cacce
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. 298
      #57b5e0
      ΔE = 5.024 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  34. Dulux

    1. 14BB 39/289
      #6cabd6
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. 11BB 35/316
      #57a3d1
      ΔE = 3.612 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  35. ICI Paints

    1. Bristol 10BB 37/234
      #73a2c4
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. Toronto Jays 16BB 41/268
      #75aad3
      ΔE = 3.414 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  36. Valspar Paint

    1. Little Boy Blue
      #5aaed9
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. Smokey Blue
      #73a4bd
      ΔE = 3.458 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  37. Plascon

    1. Crystal Sea B2-C2-2
      #74acc8
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Adonis Blue B2-D2-2
      #74a0b8
      ΔE = 4.334 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  38. Rodda Paint

    1. Robin's Egg H53
      #67add9
      ΔE = 3.014 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  39. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Chronus Blue
      #72a8d1
      ΔE = 3.050 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Fenrisian Grey
      #719bb7
      ΔE = 5.065 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  40. Olympic

    1. Salem Blue A53-4
      #62aecf
      ΔE = 3.062 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Serene Sea B53-3
      #77a9c0
      ΔE = 4.027 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  41. Loop

    1. Nantes / LP-210
      #77a5bf
      ΔE = 3.130 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Strasbourg / LP-202
      #7cb3cd
      ΔE = 5.238 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  42. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Birds Egg Blue / 7343
      #64a1bf
      ΔE = 3.271 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Bonaventure / 7359
      #50a7c7
      ΔE = 4.329 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  43. Disney

    1. 3C-30-3 Oh Bother Blue
      #7ca5c5
      ΔE = 3.315 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 3C-50-3 Fairy Godmother
      #7ab0d1
      ΔE = 3.581 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  44. CIL

    1. Azure Afternoon
      #4eacd9
      ΔE = 3.324 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Barton Blue
      #81a9c0
      ΔE = 4.276 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  45. Abet Laminati

    1. Azzurro 847
      #6db1d8
      ΔE = 3.327 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Azzurro Tempesta 801
      #7fb0d1
      ΔE = 4.118 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  46. Beckers

    1. Aqua 764 / S 1050-B40G
      #73a6bf
      ΔE = 3.339 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  47. Matthews Paint

    1. Camille Blue / 2896
      #50a5c9
      ΔE = 3.364 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Castaway Blue / 6783
      #74aec7
      ΔE = 4.262 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  48. Benjamin Moore

    1. I've Got The Blues / 774
      #6ba5bf
      ΔE = 3.440 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. Colonial Blue / 1677
      #82a3b7
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  49. Devoe Paint

    1. Azure Afternoon / 89BG 37/353
      #4facd2
      ΔE = 3.441 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. Harbor Blue / 22BB 34/304
      #6b9fc7
      ΔE = 4.074 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  50. Coronado Paint

    1. 7328 - City Of Atlantis
      #63aad9
      ΔE = 3.484 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. 7296 - Far Horizons
      #80a3bd
      ΔE = 4.249 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  51. Peintures MF

    1. Ombre du soir
      #70b1d1
      ΔE = 3.554 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. CD336-4
      #7fa2be
      ΔE = 4.274 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  52. Volkswagen

    1. Aquamarine
      #65a8c3
      ΔE = 3.672 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. Florida Blue
      #7fa3c4
      ΔE = 4.419 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  53. Sto

    1. 35221
      #7fa6c0
      ΔE = 3.682 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  54. Ford

    1. Light Blue
      #80adcb
      ΔE = 3.692 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Light Blue
      #87abcb
      ΔE = 4.895 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  55. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Teal Topaz
      #5eaece
      ΔE = 3.696 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  56. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35250
      #5ba6d6
      ΔE = 3.716 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  57. GM / General Motors

    1. Nassau Blue
      #769fbd
      ΔE = 3.991 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Tropic Turquoise
      #70a7bc
      ΔE = 4.977 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  58. TRUMATCH

    1. 32-d4
      #6e9ec2
      ΔE = 4.003 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. 33-d3
      #84a9cb
      ΔE = 4.648 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  59. Asian Paints

    1. Twilight Blue / 9224
      #7da8bf
      ΔE = 4.020 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Icy Chill / 9216
      #71b5d8
      ΔE = 4.675 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  60. Wattyl

    1. Phantom Lakes / E23W
      #7eadd2
      ΔE = 4.036 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  61. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Jacaranda - 6802
      #5a9ec0
      ΔE = 4.080 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Flyway - 6794
      #5db3d4
      ΔE = 4.958 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  62. RAL

    1. RAL 250 70 25
      #7ab2d4
      ΔE = 4.125 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. RAL 250 70 20
      #85b0cc
      ΔE = 4.835 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  63. Crown Paint

    1. Sky High
      #3ea9d5
      ΔE = 4.140 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  64. Levis

    1. Atl Denim C1
      #83a8c1
      ΔE = 4.165 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Kleur Van Het Jaar Zwembadblauw
      #42a3cd
      ΔE = 4.274 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  65. Nerolac

    1. Blue Bird Lake - 4272
      #78b3d4
      ΔE = 4.297 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Armenian Blue - 2410
      #5fb1e2
      ΔE = 4.734 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  66. Mylands of London

    1. Light Blue
      #7fa8be
      ΔE = 4.358 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  67. Caran d'Ache

    1. 755 Gray Blue
      #5ea7d9
      ΔE = 4.364 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 171 Turquoise Blue
      #68b3e1
      ΔE = 4.800 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  68. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rhythm and Blues / 36C-5
      #679cc0
      ΔE = 4.374 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Azure Sky / 37C-5
      #88a9c0
      ΔE = 5.006 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  69. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-35-4 Crushed Blue Stone
      #81aec7
      ΔE = 4.431 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. 3-36-4 Blue Emotion
      #83a5c6
      ΔE = 4.796 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  70. Bristol

    1. Flax Flower / P110-C4
      #81aec7
      ΔE = 4.431 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Regatta / P109-C4
      #69a2d1
      ΔE = 4.916 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  71. Teknos

    1. GBI079
      #7da3b9
      ΔE = 4.524 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  72. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Delphinium C19
      #79a6bb
      ΔE = 4.542 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Cornflower C20
      #83abc0
      ΔE = 4.975 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  73. Berger

    1. Thunder Bay / 7368
      #7ba0b7
      ΔE = 4.729 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Far Horizons / 7296
      #86a4c2
      ΔE = 5.232 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  74. Vista Paint

    1. Thunder Bay
      #7ba0b7
      ΔE = 4.729 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Far Horizons
      #86a4c2
      ΔE = 5.232 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  75. Scib Paints

    1. Thunder Bay / 7368
      #7ba0b7
      ΔE = 4.729 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Far Horizons / 7296
      #86a4c2
      ΔE = 5.232 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  76. Homebase

    1. Marina Blue
      #71b4de
      ΔE = 4.799 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  77. Kansai Paint

    1. Ravi Blue
      #84aec6
      ΔE = 4.813 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  78. Dupont

    1. CAS515
      #72b4d2
      ΔE = 4.845 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  79. Resene

    1. Snap B70-088-235
      #5ba0d0
      ΔE = 4.887 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  80. Delta

    1. Blue Jay / 020590202W
      #58b0e3
      ΔE = 4.927 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  81. Tollens

    1. T2014-3
      #78b5d6
      ΔE = 4.930 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. T2010-4
      #7fa4ca
      ΔE = 5.131 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  82. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 51 - Cornflower blue / Corfu
      #6fa5d4
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  83. KILZ

    1. Seaside Retreat / C772
      #6d9cb6
      ΔE = 4.971 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Vintage Sapphire / C872
      #56a3bf
      ΔE = 5.023 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  84. FolkArt

    1. Skyline / 2499
      #559cbe
      ΔE = 5.005 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  85. Albany Paint

    1. Kentucky Blue
      #63a2d3
      ΔE = 5.076 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  86. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28128
      #67aec7
      ΔE = 5.116 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  87. Crayola

    1. Blue Sky
      #38b0de
      ΔE = 5.249 / LRV ≈ 37.2%

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#68a8cc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#68a8cc foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #68a8cc">…</p>

#68a8cc background

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="background-color: #68a8cc">…</p>

#68a8cc shadow

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

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<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #68a8cc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6858956
Binary
01101000, 10101000, 11001100
Hexadecimal
#68a8cc
LRV
≈ 35.3%
Closest short hex
#6ac ΔE = 1.309
RGB
rgb(104, 168, 204)
RGBA
rgba(104, 168, 204, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.218, g: 0.353, b: 0.429
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 56.088%, blue: 80.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9918260 / 0xff68a8cc
HSL
hsl(202, 50%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(202, 50%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 202° (201.600), saturation: 49% (0.490), value: 80% (0.800)
HSP
hue: 201.600, saturation: 49.020%, perceived brightness: 61.439%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 231.715, S: 64.407, L: 65.986
Cubehelix
H: -164.120, S: 0.591, L: 0.599
TSL
T: -1.952, S: 0.156, L: 0.600
CMYK
cyan: 49% (0.490), magenta: 18% (0.176), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.200)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 20% (0.200)
XYZ
X: 30.607, Y: 35.306, Z: 62.317
xyY
x: 0.239, y: 0.275, Y: 35.306
CIELab
L: 65.986, a: -10.675, b: -24.697
CIELuv
L: 65.986, u: -29.148, v: -36.927
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.986, C: 26.906, H: 246.624
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.986, C: 47.045, H: 231.715
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.418, a: -12.036, b: -20.589
CIECAM02
J: 55.397, C: 39.122, h: 232.376, Q: 146.641, M: 34.211, s: 48.301, H: 294.069
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.181, jaune: -4.187, green: 3.124
LMS
L: 27.476, M: 38.776, S: 61.854
YCbCr
Y: 147.392, Cb: 153.276, Cr: 97.348
YCoCg
Y: 161.000, Cg: 7.000, Co: 1.000
YDbDr
Y: 152.968, Db: 76.788, Dr: 93.124
YPbPr
Y: 156.960, Pb: 25.360, Pr: -33.656
xvYCC
Y: 150.801, Cb: 150.277, Cr: 98.436
YIQ
Y: 152.968, I: -49.691, Q: -2.332
YUV
Y: 152.968, U: 25.114, V: -42.960
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 1.967
Brand Color
500px ΔE = 5.728

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