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#68b5df Hex Color Code

#68b5df Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #68b5df is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #68b5df is comprised of 40.78% red, 70.98% green and 87.45% blue. In the HSL color space #68b5df has a hue of 201° (degrees), 65% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.03 nm.

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#68b5df linear gradient to complementary #d1a176

  1. #68b5df
  2. #85b2cd
  3. #9baebc
  4. #acabaa
  5. #baa899
  6. #c6a488
  7. #d1a176

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4394bd
  2. #4f9fc8
  3. #5caad3
  4. #68b5df
  5. #74c0eb
  6. #80ccf6
  7. #8cd7ff

Tones

  1. #68b5df
  2. #76b2d5
  3. #82afcb
  4. #8cacc1
  5. #95a9b7
  6. #9ca6ad
  7. #a3a3a3

Tints and Shades

#68b5df to white

  1. #68b5df
  2. #86c1e4
  3. #a0cdea
  4. #b9d9ef
  5. #d1e6f4
  6. #e8f2fa
  7. #ffffff

#68b5df to black

  1. #68b5df
  2. #5794b6
  3. #47758f
  4. #375769
  5. #273a46
  6. #182025
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Sea to Shining Sea / 789
      #6eb5dd
      ΔE = 0.689 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Costa Rica Blue / 2064-50
      #75bbe4
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Malibu B76-074-233
      #66b7e1
      ΔE = 0.787 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 1.016 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. ★ Blue Note / 86BG 43/321
      #69b4e3
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 1.016 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Sail Blue 251-4
      #7cb5d5
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2915 XGC
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 1.016 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. ★ P 115-13 U
      #66b4d9
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  6. Homebase

    1. ★ Marina Blue
      #71b4de
      ΔE = 1.393 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. ★ Marina Blue
      #74b5df
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Icelandic 26-9
      #73b5da
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Victoria Blue / T12 41.F2
      #6db1da
      ΔE = 1.563 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  9. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.18.15
      #6db9e1
      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Xavier Blue / 150-4
      #67b3e1
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. Sail Blue / 251-4
      #7cb5d5
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-c
      #5fb6e6
      ΔE = 1.615 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 31-d2
      #7db4d9
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  12. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Lobelia
      #6fb9e1
      ΔE = 1.617 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Bouteille bleu
      #6db4e4
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  13. Behr

    1. ★ 550B-4 Costa Rica Blue
      #70b9e1
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 560B-4 Enchanting
      #7bb6df
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-B
      #5eb3db
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  15. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ City Of Alantis / 7328
      #6bb1dd
      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  16. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7244T Cerulean
      #5bb5de
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 7234T Barbara Blue
      #6aaed9
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sea Frolic
      #6cb9df
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. Little Boy Blue
      #5aaed9
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  18. KILZ

    1. ★ Azure Pool / C782
      #65b0d7
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-34-4 Dresden Blue
      #6db4d7
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. 1-35-4 Celestial
      #6faed6
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  20. Sikkens

    1. ★ S4.26.64
      #78b5d8
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  21. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sail Away / 225
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Sanctuary Spa / 341
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  22. California Paints

    1. DE 5836 - Sail Away
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. DE 5843 - Sanctuary Spa
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  23. General Paint

    1. Firth / CL 2235M
      #68bbe3
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. Jewelled Inlet / CL 2283M
      #7bb4dc
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  24. Tollens

    1. T2014-3
      #78b5d6
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  25. Caparol

    1. 2463
      #68b8dc
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. 40/07
      #64b0e0
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  26. Brighto Paints

    1. 6230 Blue Heaven
      #7db7db
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  27. Tikkurila

    1. J358
      #7bb9e0
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  28. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #7ab4d4
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  29. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6005
      #55baed
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  30. Nippon Paint

    1. Cerulean / NP PB 1535 T
      #62add7
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  31. Vista Paint

    1. Cascade Blue
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  32. Berger

    1. Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  33. Scib Paints

    1. Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  34. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Curacao / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 43.5%

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#68b5df HTML / CSS Code Examples

#68b5df foreground

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #68b5df">…</p>

#68b5df background

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #68b5df">…</p>

#68b5df shadow

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #68b5df">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6862303
Binary
01101000, 10110101, 11011111
Hexadecimal
#68b5df
LRV
≈ 41.3%
Closest short hex
#5be ΔE = 2.810
RGB
rgb(104, 181, 223)
RGBA
rgba(104, 181, 223, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.205, g: 0.356, b: 0.439
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.591%, blue: 0.875%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9914913 / 0xff68b5df
HSL
hsl(201, 65%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 65%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (201.176), saturation: 53% (0.534), value: 87% (0.875)
HSP
hue: 201.176, saturation: 53.363%, perceived brightness: 65.777%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 232.062, S: 69.886, L: 70.396
Cubehelix
H: -164.638, S: 0.731, L: 0.637
TSL
T: -1.940, S: 0.175, L: 0.638
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.534), magenta: 19% (0.188), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.125)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 13% (0.125)
XYZ
X: 35.547, Y: 41.315, Z: 75.899
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.270, Y: 41.315
CIELab
L: 70.396, a: -12.158, b: -28.373
CIELuv
L: 70.396, u: -33.684, v: -43.210
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.396, C: 30.869, H: 246.805
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.396, C: 54.788, H: 232.062
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.277, a: -13.769, b: -25.016
CIECAM02
J: 60.239, C: 43.932, h: 232.220, Q: 152.915, M: 38.418, s: 50.123, H: 293.888
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.190, jaune: -4.809, green: 3.605
LMS
L: 31.472, M: 45.585, S: 75.308
YCbCr
Y: 155.806, Cb: 157.834, Cr: 91.215
YCgCo
Y: 172.250, Cg: 8.750, Co: -3.750
YDbDr
Y: 162.765, Db: 90.636, Dr: 111.755
YPbPr
Y: 167.623, Pb: 29.855, Pr: -40.432
xvYCC
Y: 159.959, Cb: 154.226, Cr: 92.483
YIQ
Y: 162.765, I: -59.363, Q: -3.214
YUV
Y: 162.765, U: 29.643, V: -51.555
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 4.530
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 4.735

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