#688c8e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #688c8e is composed of 40.8% red, 54.9% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 26.8% cyan, 1.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 183.2 degrees, a saturation of 15.4% and a lightness of 48.2%. #688c8e color hex could be obtained by blending #d0ffff with #00191d. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 41
    • G 55
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 27
    • M 1
    • Y 0
    • K 44
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#688c8e color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#688c8e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #688c8e has RGB values of R:104, G:140, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0.27, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 6851726.

Hex triplet 688c8e #688c8e
RGB Decimal 104, 140, 142 rgb(104,140,142)
RGB Percent 40.8, 54.9, 55.7 rgb(40.8%,54.9%,55.7%)
CMYK 27, 1, 0, 44
HSL 183.2°, 15.4, 48.2 hsl(183.2,15.4%,48.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 183.2°, 26.8, 55.7
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 55.737, -11.974, -5.147
XYZ 19.968, 23.652, 29.103
xyY 0.275, 0.325, 23.652
CIE-LCH 55.737, 13.033, 203.258
CIE-LUV 55.737, -18.095, -5.537
Hunter-Lab 48.633, -11.817, -1.437
Binary 01101000, 10001100, 10001110

Color Schemes with #688c8e

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Alternatives to #688c8e

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#688c8e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #688c8e

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.text {color:#688c8e;}
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Shades and Tints of #688c8e

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 #688c8e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b7b7b is the less saturated color, while #09e1ed is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #688c8e 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
  • #8c8b90 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #938897 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #71909b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7f8b8f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #838993 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6e8f96 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population