#688b8e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #688b8e is composed of 40.8% red, 54.5% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 26.8% cyan, 2.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 184.7 degrees, a saturation of 15.4% and a lightness of 48.2%. #688b8e color hex could be obtained by blending #d0ffff with #00171d. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 41
    • G 55
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 27
    • M 2
    • Y 0
    • K 44
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#688b8e color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#688b8e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #688b8e has RGB values of R:104, G:139, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0.27, M:0.02, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 6851470.

Hex triplet 688b8e #688b8e
RGB Decimal 104, 139, 142 rgb(104,139,142)
RGB Percent 40.8, 54.5, 55.7 rgb(40.8%,54.5%,55.7%)
CMYK 27, 2, 0, 44
HSL 184.7°, 15.4, 48.2 hsl(184.7,15.4%,48.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 184.7°, 26.8, 55.7
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 55.442, -11.425, -5.584
XYZ 19.823, 23.361, 29.054
xyY 0.274, 0.323, 23.361
CIE-LCH 55.442, 12.716, 206.049
CIE-LUV 55.442, -17.648, -6.254
Hunter-Lab 48.333, -11.374, -1.808
Binary 01101000, 10001011, 10001110

Color Schemes with #688b8e

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Alternatives to #688b8e

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#688b8e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #688b8e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#688b8e;}
.background {background-color:#688b8e;}
.border {border:1px solid #688b8e;}

Shades and Tints of #688b8e

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, #040606 is the darkest color, while #fafbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #688b8e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b7b7b is the less saturated color, while #09dbed is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #688b8e 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
  • #7c8384 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8b8a90 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #928797 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #718f9a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7e8a8f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #828893 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6e8e95 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population