#### Answer

$|x-2|\lt6$

#### Work Step by Step

Halfway between the boundaries of the given graph, $-4$ and $8,$ is $2.$ From $2,$ the points on the graph represent all numbers that are less than $6$ units away. Hence, the given graph is equivalent to
\begin{array}{l}\require{cancel}
|x-2|\lt6
.\end{array}