#68a90b Color Information

#68a90b Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #68a90b. In RGB, it consists of 40.8% Red, 66.3% Green, and 4.3% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 38.5% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 93.5% Yellow, and 33.7% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 84.7°, with saturation of 87.8% and lightness of 35.3%. The decimal value for #68a90b is 6859019, and its nearest "web safe" color is #669900. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #68a90b is green. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is yellow. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is yellow.
  • HexHex code for this color#68a90b Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color104, 169, 11 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color40.8%, 66.3%, 4.3% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.592, 0.337, 0.957 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.385, 0, 0.935, 0.337 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color84.7°, 87.8%, 35.3% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color84.7°, 93.5%, 66.3% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color19.957, 31.343, 5.315 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color11, 169, 76 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code6859019 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color62.796, -42.456, 62.764 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)62.796, 75.775, 124.076 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color62.796, -32.727, 72.735 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color55.985, -34.343, 33.561 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.353, 0.554, 31.343 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4285049099 / 0xff68a90b Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#669900 Copy

Shades of #68a90b

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #68a90b, its pure hue is 84.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 87.8%, and its lightness is 35.3%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 18 different shades of #68a90b, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #060a01 to #629f0a.

Tints of #68a90b

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #68a90b, its pure hue is 84.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 87.8%, and its lightness is 35.3%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 18 different tints of #68a90b, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #71ae19 to #f6faf1.

Tones of #68a90b

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #68a90b, its pure hue is 84.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 87.8%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #68a90b, which range from #5a5a5a (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #6ab400 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #68a90b

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #68a90b! For #68a90b, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #68a90b. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #68a90b

This color, #68a90b, consists of 40.8% Red, 66.3% Green, and 4.3% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 104, Green = 169, Blue = 11. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #68a90b is 38.5% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 93.5% Yellow, and 33.7% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R40.8%
C38.5%
G66.3%
M0.0%
B4.3%
Y93.5%
K33.7%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 104 169 11
Octal 150 251 13
Hexa #68 #a9 #0b
Binary 01101000 10101001 00001011
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 38 0 93 33
Octal 46 0 135 41
Hexa #26 #00 #5d #21
Binary 00100110 00000000 01011101 00100001

Analogous Colors of #68a90b

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #68a90b — which has hue 84.7° — its analogous colors are located at 54.7° and 114.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #68a90b.

Triadic Colors of #68a90b

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #68a90b — which has hue 84.7° — its triadic colors are located at 84.7° and 324.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #68a90b.

Complementary Color of #68a90b

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #68a90b — which has hue 84.7° — its complementary color is located at 264.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #68a90b.

Split Complementary Colors of #68a90b

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #68a90b — which has hue 84.7° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 84.7° and 294.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #68a90b.

Tetradic Colors of #68a90b

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #68a90b — which has hue 84.7° — its tetradic colors are located at 354.7°, 84.7°, 174.7°, and 264.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #68a90b.

Monochromatic Colors of #68a90b

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #68a90b, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #345208 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #9bf816 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #68a90b

We want to make getting started with #68a90b on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #68a90b into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #68a90b can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #68a90b with other HTML elements.

#68a90b Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #68a90b.
<span style="color: #68a90b;">The color of this text is #68a90b.</span>

#68a90b Background Color

The background color for this text is #68a90b.
<div style="background-color: #68a90b; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #68a90b.</div>

#68a90b Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #68a90b.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #68a90b;">This color for the shadow of this text is #68a90b.</span>

#68a90b Border Color

This is a div with border color #68a90b.
<div style="border: #68a90b 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #68a90b.</div>

#68a90b Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #68a90b on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #68a90b; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #68a90b on a white background.</div></div>

#68a90b Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #68a90b on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #68a90b; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #68a90b on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #68a90b to White

This is a gradient from #68a90b to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#68a90b,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#68a90b,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#68a90b,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#68a90b,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #68a90b to white.</div>

Gradient from #68a90b to Black

This is a gradient from #68a90b to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#68a90b,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#68a90b,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#68a90b,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#68a90b,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #68a90b to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #68a90b

In addition to using #68a90b on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #68a90b in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #68a90b, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 104, Green = 169, Blue = 11). If you need details about the color coordinates of #68a90b in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #68a90b
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(104, 169, 11)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #68a90b; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #68a90b; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #68a90b; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(104, 169, 11);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#68a90b")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:104, green:169, blue:11, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:104 green:169 blue:11 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(104f, 169f, 11f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(104, 169, 11);
 

#68a90b Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #68a90b the same way. For those with color blindness, #68a90b might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #68a90b looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #68a90b is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #68a90b looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #68a90b will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Not Recommended

We analyzed whether #68a90b is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 2.9:1 against white. Under both the AA and AAA level standards, this is not a high enough ratio to be considered accessible for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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