#688b8d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #688b8d is composed of 40.8% red, 54.5% green and 55.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 26.2% cyan, 1.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.7% black. It has a hue angle of 183.2 degrees, a saturation of 15.1% and a lightness of 48%. #688b8d color hex could be obtained by blending #d0ffff with #00171b. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 41
    • G 55
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 26
    • M 1
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#688b8d color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#688b8d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #688b8d has RGB values of R:104, G:139, B:141 and CMYK values of C:0.26, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 6851469.

Hex triplet 688b8d #688b8d
RGB Decimal 104, 139, 141 rgb(104,139,141)
RGB Percent 40.8, 54.5, 55.3 rgb(40.8%,54.5%,55.3%)
CMYK 26, 1, 0, 45
HSL 183.2°, 15.1, 48 hsl(183.2,15.1%,48%)
HSV (or HSB) 183.2°, 26.2, 55.3
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 55.411, -11.666, -5.052
XYZ 19.748, 23.331, 28.661
xyY 0.275, 0.325, 23.331
CIE-LCH 55.411, 12.713, 203.417
CIE-LUV 55.411, -17.644, -5.438
Hunter-Lab 48.302, -11.549, -1.369
Binary 01101000, 10001011, 10001101

Color Schemes with #688b8d

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Alternatives to #688b8d

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#688b8d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #688b8d

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.text {color:#688b8d;}
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Shades and Tints of #688b8d

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, #040506 is the darkest color, while #f9fbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #688b8d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #718384 is the less saturated color, while #00e7f5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #688b8d 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.

  • #818181 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7c8383 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8c8a8f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #928796 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #718f9a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7e8a8e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #838892 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6e8e95 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population