#688e8a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #688e8a is composed of 40.8% red, 55.7% green and 54.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 26.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 2.8% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 173.7 degrees, a saturation of 15.4% and a lightness of 48.2%. #688e8a color hex could be obtained by blending #d0ffff with #001d15. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 41
    • G 56
    • B 54
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    • C 27
    • M 0
    • Y 3
    • K 44
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#688e8a color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#688e8a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #688e8a has RGB values of R:104, G:142, B:138 and CMYK values of C:0.27, M:0, Y:0.03, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 6852234.

Hex triplet 688e8a #688e8a
RGB Decimal 104, 142, 138 rgb(104,142,138)
RGB Percent 40.8, 55.7, 54.1 rgb(40.8%,55.7%,54.1%)
CMYK 27, 0, 3, 44
HSL 173.7°, 15.4, 48.2 hsl(173.7,15.4%,48.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 173.7°, 26.8, 55.7
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 56.211, -14.017, -2.145
XYZ 19.968, 24.123, 27.647
xyY 0.278, 0.336, 24.123
CIE-LCH 56.211, 14.18, 188.702
CIE-LUV 56.211, -18.986, -0.872
Hunter-Lab 49.115, -13.382, 1.006
Binary 01101000, 10001110, 10001010

Color Schemes with #688e8a

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Alternatives to #688e8a

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#688e8a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #688e8a

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Shades and Tints of #688e8a

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 #688e8a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b7b7b is the less saturated color, while #09edd5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #688e8a 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.

  • #828282 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7d8484 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8f8c8c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #968993 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73919c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #818c8b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #858a90 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6f9095 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population