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#81a5d9 Hex Color Code

#81a5d9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #81a5d9 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #81a5d9 is comprised of 50.59% red, 64.71% green and 85.1% blue. In the HSL color space #81a5d9 has a hue of 215° (degrees), 54% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.73 nm.

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#81a5d9 linear gradient to complementary #c8ba92

  1. #81a5d9
  2. #91a8cd
  3. #9facc2
  4. #abafb6
  5. #b5b3aa
  6. #bfb69e
  7. #c8ba92

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6186b8
  2. #6c90c3
  3. #769bce
  4. #81a5d9
  5. #8cafe4
  6. #96baef
  7. #a1c5fb

Tones

  1. #81a5d9
  2. #8aa6d2
  3. #92a8ca
  4. #9aa9c3
  5. #a1aabc
  6. #a7acb4
  7. #adadad

Tints and Shades

#81a5d9 to white

  1. #81a5d9
  2. #97b3df
  3. #adc2e6
  4. #c2d1ec
  5. #d6e0f3
  6. #ebeff9
  7. #ffffff

#81a5d9 to black

  1. #81a5d9
  2. #6b87b1
  3. #556b8b
  4. #415066
  5. #2d3644
  6. #1a1e25
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 659 C
      #7ba4db
      ΔE = 1.041 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. 284
      #7aabde
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5892 - Blue Cue
      #84a5dc
      ΔE = 1.227 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. DE 5864 - Use the Good China
      #72a7e1
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Blue Cue / 599
      #84a5dc
      ΔE = 1.227 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Cornflower / 440
      #72a7e1
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6024
      #7ca2d6
      ΔE = 1.277 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 250 / Marin 50
      #78a4dc
      ΔE = 1.475 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. ★ 77 11 246 / Lago 85
      #7ca0d4
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-d
      #7ca6d8
      ΔE = 1.482 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. 34-d1
      #78a0d0
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  7. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-37-4 Blue Thoughts
      #89a5d4
      ΔE = 1.547 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  8. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.25.60
      #7fa5d4
      ΔE = 1.651 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Boudoir Blue / 248-4
      #7da2d2
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Boudoir Blue / PPG1244-4
      #7ea3d2
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Boudoir Blue / PPG1244-4
      #7ea3d2
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Robin Blue / T62-6
      #81a6d4
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Shaker Blue / T61-5
      #859ece
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Epic / NP PB 1507 T
      #88a3d0
      ΔE = 1.946 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. Purplettes / NP PB 1500 T
      #91a6d3
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  14. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Royal Regatta / KM3102-2
      #85a1d6
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  15. Duron

    1. ★ Lobelia
      #89aadd
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  16. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7204T Spring Crocus
      #8aa6d2
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. 7214T Blue Epic
      #82a8d4
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10439
      #7fa0cf
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  18. Resene

    1. Jordy Blue B75-064-251
      #7aaae0
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  19. Plascon

    1. Mellow Blue B4-C2-2
      #80a4d0
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Royal Regetta / 7247
      #78a2d2
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #899fcf
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  21. Tollens

    1. T2006-1
      #7a9fd0
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  22. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2040-R80B
      #7ea5d1
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R70B
      #8ba1d3
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  23. Chrysler

    1. Big Sky Blue
      #70a6e0
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. French Racing Blue
      #77a2d1
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  24. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Autumn Crocus 28-9
      #879fd1
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  25. ICI Paints

    1. Versailles 54BB 41/237
      #8ba6cf
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  26. Disney

    1. 3A-20-2 Dragon Fly
      #849ecd
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  27. Earthpaint

    1. 1-37-4 Bonnie Blue
      #809dce
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 33.2%

#81a5d9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#81a5d9 foreground

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #81a5d9">…</p>

#81a5d9 background

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #81a5d9">…</p>

#81a5d9 shadow

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #81a5d9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8496601
Binary
10000001, 10100101, 11011001
Hexadecimal
#81a5d9
LRV
≈ 36.6%
Closest short hex
#8ad ΔE = 1.968
RGB
rgb(129, 165, 217)
RGBA
rgba(129, 165, 217, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.252, g: 0.323, b: 0.425
RYB
red: 0.506%, yellow: 0.606%, blue: 0.851%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8280615 / 0xff81a5d9
HSL
hsl(215, 54%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(215, 54%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 215° (215.455), saturation: 41% (0.406), value: 85% (0.851)
HSP
hue: 215.455, saturation: 40.553%, perceived brightness: 63.627%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.247, S: 57.374, L: 66.965
Cubehelix
H: -147.299, S: 0.546, L: 0.627
TSL
T: -1.919, S: 0.109, L: 0.628
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.406), magenta: 24% (0.240), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.149)
CMY
cyan: 49% (0.494), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 15% (0.149)
XYZ
X: 35.029, Y: 36.585, Z: 70.848
xyY
x: 0.246, y: 0.257, Y: 36.585
CIELab
L: 66.965, a: 0.874, b: -30.266
CIELuv
L: 66.965, u: -19.059, v: -47.764
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.965, C: 30.278, H: 271.654
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.965, C: 51.426, H: 248.247
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.486, a: -2.476, b: -27.108
CIECAM02
J: 56.928, C: 38.977, h: 251.597, Q: 148.653, M: 34.085, s: 47.884, H: 306.800
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.226, jaune: -5.252, green: 1.603
LMS
L: 29.880, M: 37.889, S: 70.275
YCbCr
Y: 153.579, Cb: 156.156, Cr: 108.504
YCgCo
Y: 169.000, Cg: -4.000, Co: 10.250
YDbDr
Y: 160.164, Db: 85.516, Dr: 59.272
YPbPr
Y: 161.076, Pb: 30.140, Pr: -20.392
xvYCC
Y: 154.336, Cb: 154.476, Cr: 110.087
YIQ
Y: 160.164, I: -38.151, Q: 8.567
YUV
Y: 160.164, U: 27.970, V: -27.341
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 3.586
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.515

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