#688cc8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #688cc8 is composed of 40.8% red, 54.9% green and 78.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 48% cyan, 30% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 217.5 degrees, a saturation of 46.6% and a lightness of 59.6%. #688cc8 color hex could be obtained by blending #d0ffff with #001991. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 41
    • G 55
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 48
    • M 30
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#688cc8 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#688cc8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #688cc8 has RGB values of R:104, G:140, B:200 and CMYK values of C:0.48, M:0.3, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 6851784.

Hex triplet 688cc8 #688cc8
RGB Decimal 104, 140, 200 rgb(104,140,200)
RGB Percent 40.8, 54.9, 78.4 rgb(40.8%,54.9%,78.4%)
CMYK 48, 30, 0, 22
HSL 217.5°, 46.6, 59.6 hsl(217.5,46.6%,59.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 217.5°, 48, 78.4
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 57.912, 3.938, -34.961
XYZ 25.51, 25.868, 58.289
xyY 0.233, 0.236, 25.868
CIE-LCH 57.912, 35.182, 276.427
CIE-LUV 57.912, -18.385, -54.705
Hunter-Lab 50.861, 0.523, -32.347
Binary 01101000, 10001100, 11001000

Color Schemes with #688cc8

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Alternatives to #688cc8

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#688cc8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #688cc8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#688cc8;}
.background {background-color:#688cc8;}
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Shades and Tints of #688cc8

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, #030407 is the darkest color, while #f8fafc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #688cc8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #989898 is the less saturated color, while #3880f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #688cc8 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.

  • #888888 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #828995 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7d8fc8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7790cb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6199a4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #758ec8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #728eca Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6394b1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population