#468ea6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #468ea6 is composed of 27.5% red, 55.7% green and 65.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 57.8% cyan, 14.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.9% black. It has a hue angle of 195 degrees, a saturation of 40.7% and a lightness of 46.3%. #468ea6 color hex could be obtained by blending #8cffff with #001d4d. Closest websafe color is: #339999.

    • R 27
    • G 56
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 58
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#468ea6 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#468ea6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #468ea6 has RGB values of R:70, G:142, B:166 and CMYK values of C:0.58, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 4624038.

Hex triplet 468ea6 #468ea6
RGB Decimal 70, 142, 166 rgb(70,142,166)
RGB Percent 27.5, 55.7, 65.1 rgb(27.5%,55.7%,65.1%)
CMYK 58, 14, 0, 35
HSL 195°, 40.7, 46.3 hsl(195,40.7%,46.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 195°, 57.8, 65.1
Web Safe 339999 #339999
CIE-LAB 55.482, -15.349, -19.498
XYZ 19.08, 23.4, 39.585
xyY 0.232, 0.285, 23.4
CIE-LCH 55.482, 24.815, 231.791
CIE-LUV 55.482, -30.087, -27.06
Hunter-Lab 48.373, -14.248, -14.657
Binary 01000110, 10001110, 10100110

Color Schemes with #468ea6

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Alternatives to #468ea6

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#468ea6 Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #468ea6

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f2f7f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #468ea6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #737779 is the less saturated color, while #06aee6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #468ea6 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #7b7b7b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #707f84 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #858aa4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8488ae Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4a95a0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e8ba5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6d8aab Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4892a2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population