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#68acd0 Hex Color Code

#68acd0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #68acd0 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #68acd0 is comprised of 40.78% red, 67.45% green and 81.57% blue. In the HSL color space #68acd0 has a hue of 201° (degrees), 53% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.41 nm.

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#68acd0 linear gradient to complementary #c59773

  1. #68acd0
  2. #81a9c0
  3. #94a5b1
  4. #a3a2a1
  5. #b09e92
  6. #bb9b83
  7. #c59773

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #468db0
  2. #5297ba
  3. #5da1c5
  4. #68acd0
  5. #73b7db
  6. #7ec1e6
  7. #89ccf1

Tones

  1. #68acd0
  2. #74a9c7
  3. #7ea7be
  4. #87a4b6
  5. #8fa1ad
  6. #969fa5
  7. #9c9c9c

Tints and Shades

#68acd0 to White

  1. #68acd0
  2. #84b9d8
  3. #9ec7e0
  4. #b7d5e7
  5. #cfe3ef
  6. #e7f1f7
  7. #ffffff

#68acd0 to Black

  1. #68acd0
  2. #578daa
  3. #476f85
  4. #375362
  5. #273842
  6. #181f23
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.244
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      ΔE = 2.278
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#68acd0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#68acd0 foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #68acd0">…</p>

#68acd0 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #68acd0">…</p>

#68acd0 shadow

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

Edward Hopper
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6859984
Binary
01101000, 10101100, 11010000
Hexadecimal
#68acd0
Closest short hex
#6ac ΔE = 1.072
RGB
rgb(104, 172, 208)
RGBA
rgba(104, 172, 208, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.215, g: 0.355, b: 0.430
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 56.908%, blue: 81.569%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9917232 / 0xff68acd0
HSL
hsl(201, 53%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 53%%, 61%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (200.769), saturation: 50% (0.500), value: 82% (0.816)
HSP
hue: 200.769, saturation: 50.000, perceived brightness: 62.662
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 230.605, S: 66.004, L: 67.277
Cubehelix
H: -165.136, S: 0.621, L: 0.610
TSL
T: -1.928, S: 0.162, L: 0.611
CMYK
cyan: 50 (0.500), magenta: 17 (0.173), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 18 (0.184)
CMY
cyan: 59 (0.592), magenta: 33 (0.325), yellow: 18 (0.184)
XYZ
X: 31.842, Y: 37.000, Z: 65.126
xyY
x: 0.238, y: 0.276, Y: 37.000
CIELab
L: 67.277, a: -11.688, b: -24.930
CIELuv
L: 67.277, u: -30.617, v: -37.281
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.277, C: 27.534, H: 244.882
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.277, C: 48.242, H: 230.605
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.827, a: -13.005, b: -20.901
CIECAM02
J: 56.800, C: 40.014, h: 231.170, Q: 148.485, M: 34.991, s: 48.544, H: 292.661
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.178, jaune: -4.220, green: 3.298
LMS
L: 28.653, M: 40.800, S: 64.644
YCbCr
Y: 149.800, Cb: 153.868, Cr: 95.592
YCgCo
Y: 164.000, Cg: 8.000, Co: 0.000
YDbDr
Y: 155.772, Db: 78.588, Dr: 98.456
YPbPr
Y: 160.108, Pb: 25.820, Pr: -35.656
xvYCC
Y: 153.505, Cb: 150.681, Cr: 96.679
YIQ
Y: 155.772, I: -52.074, Q: -3.178
YUV
Y: 155.772, U: 25.703, V: -45.420
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 3.261
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 5.715

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