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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

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  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Sea To Shining Sea / 789
      #6eb5dd
      ΔE = 0.689
    2. ★ Blue Wave / 2065-50
      #6fb9e6
      ΔE = 2.083
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Malibu B76-074-233
      #66b7e1
      ΔE = 0.787
  3. Homebase

    1. ★ Marina Blue
      #71b4de
      ΔE = 1.393
    2. ★ Marina Blue
      #74b5df
      ΔE = 1.751
  4. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Icelandic 26-9
      #73b5da
      ΔE = 1.467
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Victoria Blue / T12 41.F2
      #6db1da
      ΔE = 1.563
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.18.15
      #6db9e1
      ΔE = 1.578
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Xavier Blue / 150-4
      #67b3e1
      ΔE = 1.588
    2. Sail Blue / 251-4
      #7cb5d5
      ΔE = 2.896
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Xavier Blue 150-4
      #67b3e1
      ΔE = 1.588
    2. Sail Blue 251-4
      #7cb5d5
      ΔE = 2.896
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-c
      #5fb6e6
      ΔE = 1.615
    2. 31-d2
      #7db4d9
      ΔE = 2.611
  10. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Lobelia
      #6fb9e1
      ΔE = 1.617
    2. Bouteille bleu
      #6db4e4
      ΔE = 2.626
  11. Behr

    1. ★ 550B-4 Costa Rica Blue
      #70b9e1
      ΔE = 1.656
    2. 560B-4 Enchanting
      #7bb6df
      ΔE = 2.642
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2915
      #73b5e0
      ΔE = 1.826
    2. ★ 298
      #57b5e0
      ΔE = 1.914
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-B
      #5eb3db
      ΔE = 1.859
  14. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ City Of Alantis / 7328
      #6bb1dd
      ΔE = 1.891
  15. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7244T Cerulean
      #5bb5de
      ΔE = 1.894
    2. 7234T Barbara Blue
      #6aaed9
      ΔE = 2.660
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sea Frolic
      #6cb9df
      ΔE = 1.964
    2. Little Boy Blue
      #5aaed9
      ΔE = 2.847
  17. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-34-4 Dresden Blue
      #6db4d7
      ΔE = 2.066
    2. 1-35-4 Celestial
      #6faed6
      ΔE = 2.637
  18. Sikkens

    1. ★ S4.26.64
      #78b5d8
      ΔE = 2.114
  19. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Flyway - 6794
      #6aafd8
      ΔE = 2.127
  20. California Paints

    1. DE 5836 - Sail Away
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.335
    2. DE 5843 - Sanctuary Spa
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 2.955
  21. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sail Away / 225
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.335
    2. Sanctuary Spa / 341
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 2.955
  22. General Paint

    1. Firth / CL 2235M
      #68bbe3
      ΔE = 2.348
    2. Jewelled Inlet / CL 2283M
      #7bb4dc
      ΔE = 2.597
  23. Tollens

    1. T2014-3
      #78b5d6
      ΔE = 2.520
  24. Caparol

    1. 2463
      #68b8dc
      ΔE = 2.536
    2. 40/07
      #64b0e0
      ΔE = 2.724
  25. Tikkurila

    1. J358
      #7bb9e0
      ΔE = 2.625
  26. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #7ab4d4
      ΔE = 2.800
  27. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6005
      #55baed
      ΔE = 2.841
  28. Nippon Paint

    1. Cerulean / NP PB 1535 T
      #62add7
      ΔE = 2.863
  29. Scib Paints

    1. Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.924
  30. Vista Paint

    1. Cascade Blue
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.924
  31. Berger

    1. Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.924
  32. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Curacao / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.924

#68b5df HTML / CSS Code Examples

#68b5df foreground

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

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

#68b5df background

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #68b5df">…</p>

#68b5df shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6862303
Binary
01101000, 10110101, 11011111
Hexadecimal
#68b5df
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: 40.784%, yellow: 59.118%, blue: 87.451%
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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