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General Paint Blue Turban / CL 2214M / #68bdd8 Hex Color Code

#68bdd8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #68bdd8 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #68bdd8 is comprised of 40.78% red, 74.12% green and 84.71% blue. In the HSL color space #68bdd8 has a hue of 194° (degrees), 59% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.16 nm.

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#68bdd8 linear gradient to complementary #d68a6a

  1. #68bdd8
  2. #88b5c5
  3. #9fadb3
  4. #b1a5a0
  5. #bf9c8e
  6. #cc937c
  7. #d68a6a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #429bb5
  2. #4fa6c0
  3. #5cb1cc
  4. #68bdd8
  5. #74c9e4
  6. #80d4f0
  7. #8de0fc

Tones

  1. #68bdd8
  2. #76b8ce
  3. #81b3c5
  4. #8aafbc
  5. #93aab2
  6. #9aa5a9
  7. #a0a0a0

Tints and Shades

#68bdd8 to white

  1. #68bdd8
  2. #85c8de
  3. #a0d3e5
  4. #b9deeb
  5. #d1e9f2
  6. #e8f4f8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#68bdd8 to black

  1. #68bdd8
  2. #579bb0
  3. #477a8a
  4. #375a66
  5. #273d44
  6. #182124
  7. #000000 / #000

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    1. ★ Blue Fiesta X79R149D
      #6ebfd9
      ΔE = 0.950 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Cheerio R151D
      #6dc1d6
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10396
      #66bcda
      ΔE = 1.140 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. CF10392
      #58b6d2
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  3. Brillux

    1. ★ 69.15.15
      #6ebbd3
      ΔE = 1.142 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 69.12.15
      #7fbbcf
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  4. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Piscine
      #69b9d3
      ΔE = 1.383 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 39/06
      #74bcd4
      ΔE = 1.411 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 39/01
      #70c4dc
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  6. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Sunrise River / KM3173-2
      #6bbfde
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Fairhaven / T12 43.E1
      #65bad9
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. ★ Heartland / T12 43.E3
      #75c1dc
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  8. Bristol

    1. ★ Fairhaven / P125-C4
      #65bad9
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Parachute B76-064-218
      #65b8d1
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Seagull B76-052-227
      #77b7d0
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2985 CP
      #60c2e0
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 2985
      #57bfe3
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  11. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Chesapeake Cove
      #61c0e1
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. ★ Building Block Blue
      #7bbdd3
      ΔE = 2.264 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
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    1. ★ Shyway / 7432
      #76bed3
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
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    1. ★ Shyway / 7432
      #76bed3
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
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    1. ★ Skyway
      #76bed3
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
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    1. ★ CAS483
      #66b7d0
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. CAS499
      #6bb5d0
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  16. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Candid Blue - 6953
      #6cc3e0
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
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    1. ★ T2001-1
      #61b9d9
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. ★ T2016-1
      #64bbd1
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  18. Sigma

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      #61bee0
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5258
      #75bbcf
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  20. Earthpaint

    1. 1-32-4 Blue Heaven
      #6ac2d9
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
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    1. 1212T Blue Music
      #68b6d1
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. 1202T Blue Spell
      #5fb6d4
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
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      #6bb6d0
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
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      #7cbed7
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Sleeping Beauty 50BG 46/289
      #5fb8cf
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  24. Behr

    1. 530B-4 Bliss Blue
      #72c3df
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  25. Sikkens

    1. R2.22.66
      #7bbbd0
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. R2.29.68
      #6ac4de
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. 7360 - Cascade Blue
      #74b8d3
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
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    1. S 1040-B10G
      #54bed8
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  28. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Bayou / 253-4
      #7dbfd7
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  29. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Bayou 253-4
      #7dbfd7
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  30. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Sunrise River / 7408
      #59bed6
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7fc0d9
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
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    1. Mediterranean Seas / NP BGG 1577 P
      #77c3da
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Blue Entry / NP BGG 1574 T
      #5cb6d0
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  32. Devoe Paint

    1. Blue Note / 86BG 43/321
      #68b8d8
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  33. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Montana Sky 25-9
      #67b5ce
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Blue Heaven 23-6
      #64bfd4
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
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    1. Coping / CL 2204M
      #68bed2
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
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      #7cb9d1
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
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    1. 28-d2
      #7abed1
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
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      #58bfe3
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
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      #7cbcd7
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
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    1. Federal Standard 15200
      #54b7d4
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
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      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
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      #7fc0d9
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 47.2%

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#68bdd8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#68bdd8 foreground

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="color: #68bdd8">…</p>

#68bdd8 background

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #68bdd8">…</p>

#68bdd8 shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #68bdd8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6864344
Binary
01101000, 10111101, 11011000
Hexadecimal
#68bdd8
LRV
≈ 44.3%
Closest short hex
#5bd ΔE = 2.371
RGB
rgb(104, 189, 216)
RGBA
rgba(104, 189, 216, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.204, g: 0.371, b: 0.424
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 59.735%, blue: 84.706%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9912872 / 0xff68bdd8
HSL
hsl(194, 59%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(194, 59%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 194° (194.464), saturation: 52% (0.519), value: 85% (0.847)
HSP
hue: 194.464, saturation: 51.852%, perceived brightness: 67.379%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 219.961, S: 70.955, L: 72.424
Cubehelix
H: -172.695, S: 0.717, L: 0.653
TSL
T: -1.768, S: 0.180, L: 0.654
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.519), magenta: 12% (0.125), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.153)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 26% (0.259), yellow: 15% (0.153)
XYZ
X: 36.296, Y: 44.293, Z: 71.589
xyY
x: 0.239, y: 0.291, Y: 44.293
CIELab
L: 72.424, a: -18.384, b: -21.455
CIELuv
L: 72.424, u: -36.951, v: -30.962
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.424, C: 28.254, H: 229.409
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.424, C: 48.208, H: 219.961
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.553, a: -19.118, b: -17.189
CIECAM02
J: 62.542, C: 41.084, h: 221.090, Q: 155.810, M: 35.928, s: 48.019, H: 280.578
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.145, jaune: -3.577, green: 4.122
LMS
L: 34.000, M: 50.086, S: 71.112
YCbCr
Y: 159.152, Cb: 152.433, Cr: 88.768
YCgCo
Y: 174.500, Cg: 14.500, Co: -2.000
YDbDr
Y: 166.663, Db: 74.241, Dr: 119.164
YPbPr
Y: 172.839, Pb: 23.275, Pr: -43.742
xvYCC
Y: 164.438, Cb: 148.445, Cr: 89.576
YIQ
Y: 166.663, I: -59.310, Q: -9.573
YUV
Y: 166.663, U: 24.280, V: -54.975
Munsell Color System
7.5B 7/6 ΔE = 3.178
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 7.385

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