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#81a1e6 Hex Color Code

#81a1e6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #81a1e6 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #81a1e6 is comprised of 50.59% red, 63.14% green and 90.2% blue. In the HSL color space #81a1e6 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 67% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.07 nm.

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#81a1e6 linear gradient to complementary #cdc79a

  1. #81a1e6
  2. #93a7da
  3. #a1adcd
  4. #aeb3c1
  5. #babab4
  6. #c4c0a7
  7. #cdc79a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6183c5
  2. #6b8dd0
  3. #7697db
  4. #81a1e6
  5. #8cabf1
  6. #97b6fc
  7. #a2c0ff

Tones

  1. #81a1e6
  2. #8ca4de
  3. #95a7d5
  4. #9eaacd
  5. #a5adc4
  6. #adb0bc
  7. #b3b3b3

Tints and Shades

#81a1e6 to white

  1. #81a1e6
  2. #98b0ea
  3. #aebfef
  4. #c3cff3
  5. #d7dff7
  6. #ebeffb
  7. #ffffff

#81a1e6 to black

  1. #81a1e6
  2. #6b84bc
  3. #566893
  4. #414e6c
  5. #2d3548
  6. #1a1e26
  7. #000000

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  1. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 1.691 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 260 / Lazur 120
      #8ca4e4
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. 80 15 250 / Marin 85
      #74a0e0
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2122 U
      #8fa4e3
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  4. Plascon

    1. Stardust B5-C2-2
      #88a0d8
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R80B
      #85a9ea
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 39.3%

#81a1e6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#81a1e6 foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #81a1e6">…</p>

#81a1e6 background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #81a1e6">…</p>

#81a1e6 shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #81a1e6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8495590
Binary
10000001, 10100001, 11100110
Hexadecimal
#81a1e6
LRV
≈ 35.9%
Closest short hex
#79d ΔE = 3.154
RGB
rgb(129, 161, 230)
RGBA
rgba(129, 161, 230, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.248, g: 0.310, b: 0.442
RYB
red: 0.506%, yellow: 0.601%, blue: 0.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8281626 / 0xff81a1e6
HSL
hsl(221, 67%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 67%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.990), saturation: 44% (0.439), value: 90% (0.902)
HSP
hue: 220.990, saturation: 43.913%, perceived brightness: 63.503%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.030, S: 72.425, L: 66.419
Cubehelix
H: -141.008, S: 0.644, L: 0.623
TSL
T: -2.144, S: 0.119, L: 0.625
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.439), magenta: 30% (0.300), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.098)
CMY
cyan: 49% (0.494), magenta: 37% (0.369), yellow: 10% (0.098)
XYZ
X: 36.076, Y: 35.868, Z: 79.870
xyY
x: 0.238, y: 0.236, Y: 35.868
CIELab
L: 66.419, a: 6.766, b: -38.271
CIELuv
L: 66.419, u: -17.697, v: -61.838
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.419, C: 38.865, H: 280.025
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.419, C: 64.321, H: 254.030
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.890, a: 2.718, b: -37.147
CIECAM02
J: 56.309, C: 45.617, h: 258.196, Q: 147.842, M: 39.892, s: 51.945, H: 310.151
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.275, jaune: -6.702, green: 1.239
LMS
L: 28.875, M: 35.990, S: 79.140
YCbCr
Y: 152.837, Cb: 163.027, Cr: 109.053
YCgCo
Y: 170.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 7.000
YDbDr
Y: 159.298, Db: 106.377, Dr: 57.629
YPbPr
Y: 159.152, Pb: 38.180, Pr: -19.174
xvYCC
Y: 152.683, Cb: 161.539, Cr: 111.157
YIQ
Y: 159.298, I: -41.230, Q: 14.702
YUV
Y: 159.298, U: 34.794, V: -26.581
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.526
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 4.457

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