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#81a3e9 Hex Color Code

#81a3e9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #81a3e9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #81a3e9 is comprised of 50.59% red, 63.92% green and 91.37% blue. In the HSL color space #81a3e9 has a hue of 220° (degrees), 70% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.33 nm.

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#81a3e9 linear gradient to complementary #cec89c

  1. #81a3e9
  2. #93a9dd
  3. #a2afd0
  4. #afb5c3
  5. #babbb6
  6. #c5c2a9
  7. #cec89c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6084c8
  2. #6b8ed3
  3. #7699de
  4. #81a3e9
  5. #8cadf4
  6. #97b8ff
  7. #a2c3ff

Tones

  1. #81a3e9
  2. #8ca6e0
  3. #96a9d8
  4. #9faccf
  5. #a7afc6
  6. #aeb2be
  7. #b5b5b5

Tints and Shades

#81a3e9 to white

  1. #81a3e9
  2. #98b2ed
  3. #aec1f1
  4. #c3d0f4
  5. #d7dff8
  6. #ebeffc
  7. #ffffff

#81a3e9 to black

  1. #81a3e9
  2. #6b86be
  3. #566a95
  4. #414f6d
  5. #2d3549
  6. #1b1e27
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 260 / Lazur 120
      #8ca4e4
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  2. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2122 U
      #8fa4e3
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R80B
      #85a9ea
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 39.3%

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#81a3e9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#81a3e9 foreground

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #81a3e9">…</p>

#81a3e9 background

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #81a3e9">…</p>

#81a3e9 shadow

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

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #81a3e9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8496105
Binary
10000001, 10100011, 11101001
Hexadecimal
#81a3e9
LRV
≈ 36.7%
Closest short hex
#8ae ΔE = 2.571
RGB
rgb(129, 163, 233)
RGBA
rgba(129, 163, 233, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.246, g: 0.310, b: 0.444
RYB
red: 0.506%, yellow: 0.606%, blue: 0.914%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8281111 / 0xff81a3e9
HSL
hsl(220, 70%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 70%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.385), saturation: 45% (0.446), value: 91% (0.914)
HSP
hue: 220.385, saturation: 44.635%, perceived brightness: 64.152%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.608, S: 75.230, L: 67.083
Cubehelix
H: -141.676, S: 0.665, L: 0.629
TSL
T: -2.118, S: 0.121, L: 0.631
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.446), magenta: 30% (0.300), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.086)
CMY
cyan: 49% (0.494), magenta: 36% (0.361), yellow: 9% (0.086)
XYZ
X: 36.854, Y: 36.743, Z: 82.225
xyY
x: 0.237, y: 0.236, Y: 36.743
CIELab
L: 67.083, a: 6.483, b: -38.881
CIELuv
L: 67.083, u: -18.510, v: -62.922
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.083, C: 39.418, H: 279.466
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.083, C: 65.588, H: 253.608
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.616, a: 2.449, b: -37.996
CIECAM02
J: 57.024, C: 46.347, h: 257.526, Q: 148.779, M: 40.530, s: 52.194, H: 309.806
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.276, jaune: -6.804, green: 1.336
LMS
L: 29.438, M: 36.942, S: 81.470
YCbCr
Y: 154.139, Cb: 163.762, Cr: 108.104
YCgCo
Y: 172.000, Cg: -9.000, Co: 6.250
YDbDr
Y: 160.814, Db: 108.610, Dr: 60.512
YPbPr
Y: 160.798, Pb: 38.910, Pr: -20.220
xvYCC
Y: 154.097, Cb: 162.180, Cr: 110.238
YIQ
Y: 160.814, I: -42.743, Q: 14.590
YUV
Y: 160.814, U: 35.524, V: -27.911
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.198
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 4.309

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