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#81a6d1 Hex Color Code

#81a6d1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #81a6d1 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #81a6d1 is comprised of 50.59% red, 65.1% green and 81.96% blue. In the HSL color space #81a6d1 has a hue of 212° (degrees), 47% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.29 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#81a6d1 linear gradient to complementary #c4b28e

  1. #81a6d1
  2. #90a8c6
  3. #9daabb
  4. #a8acb0
  5. #b2aea5
  6. #bcb099
  7. #c4b28e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6287b1
  2. #6c91bb
  3. #769cc6
  4. #81a6d1
  5. #8cb0dc
  6. #96bbe7
  7. #a1c6f2

Tones

  1. #81a6d1
  2. #89a6ca
  3. #91a7c4
  4. #97a7bd
  5. #9ea8b6
  6. #a4a8b0
  7. #a9a9a9

Tints and Shades

#81a6d1 to white

  1. #81a6d1
  2. #97b4d9
  3. #acc3e0
  4. #c1d2e8
  5. #d6e0f0
  6. #eaf0f7
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#81a6d1 to black

  1. #81a6d1
  2. #6b88ab
  3. #556b86
  4. #415063
  5. #2d3642
  6. #1a1e24
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7214T Blue Epic
      #82a8d4
      ΔE = 0.764 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. 7202T Sedona Shadow
      #8ba3c6
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Mellow Blue B4-C2-2
      #80a4d0
      ΔE = 0.800 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Frosted Edge B4-D2-2
      #849cc4
      ΔE = 3.914 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Robin Blue / T62-6
      #81a6d4
      ΔE = 0.927 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Boudoir Blue / T10 43B-2
      #75a6cc
      ΔE = 3.503 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  4. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7327-42 Crystal Ware
      #7ca3ce
      ΔE = 1.286 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. 7328-42 Cobalt Salts
      #78a6c9
      ΔE = 3.866 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2142 CP
      #79a5d2
      ΔE = 1.349 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. P 112-12 U
      #76acd1
      ΔE = 4.708 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Boudoir Blue / PPG1244-4
      #7ea3d2
      ΔE = 1.601 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Victoria Blue / PPG1243-4
      #7daee1
      ΔE = 3.471 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6065
      #84a7cc
      ΔE = 1.743 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. 6071
      #87a0c7
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-d
      #7ca6d8
      ΔE = 1.883 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. 33-c2
      #6da2cf
      ΔE = 3.483 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Polo Blue B74-042-254
      #8aa7cc
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Jordy Blue B75-064-251
      #7aaae0
      ΔE = 3.195 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Versailles 54BB 41/237
      #8ba6cf
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. 4202 Ceremonial Blue 50BB 39/188
      #89a1c2
      ΔE = 3.273 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  11. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Emotion / NP PB 1518 T
      #7ba1ce
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Blue Epic / NP PB 1507 T
      #88a3d0
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  12. Little Greene

    1. ★ Lagoon
      #78a3cd
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  13. KILZ

    1. ★ Never Blue / B882
      #8ba7cc
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. Lake Periwinkle / B891
      #7d9dc5
      ΔE = 3.312 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Boudoir Blue / 248-4
      #7da2d2
      ΔE = 2.061 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Velvet Morning / 247-4
      #99aed6
      ΔE = 4.928 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  15. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Royal Regetta / 7247
      #78a2d2
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. South Port / 7271
      #80a3c6
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Superior Blue
      #87abd2
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Never Grow Up X74R159C
      #8299c3
      ΔE = 4.958 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10446
      #80a0ca
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. CF10438
      #94afd1
      ΔE = 4.477 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ South Port / KM3110-2
      #8ca5cb
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. Royal Regatta / KM3102-2
      #85a1d6
      ΔE = 4.290 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  19. Laura Ashley

    1. 44-15 Foxglove Blue
      #84a2c6
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. 1504 Sapphire 4
      #95aed7
      ΔE = 4.276 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  20. Krylon

    1. Peekaboo Blue
      #83a1c5
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  21. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-4 Blue Thoughts
      #89a5d4
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 3-36-4 Blue Emotion
      #83a5c6
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  22. Ford

    1. Blue
      #82addc
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Blue
      #8dafd3
      ΔE = 3.860 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  23. Caparol

    1. 80 10 240 / Pacific 120
      #80acd4
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. 31S 3 / Str-Putz Kob.bl.31S 3
      #78a4c4
      ΔE = 4.672 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  24. Olympic

    1. Boudoir Blue A51-4
      #79a8cf
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Ship's Ahoy B51-3
      #76add2
      ΔE = 4.961 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  25. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Daphne 27-8
      #83a8ca
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. Blue Milano 27-11
      #6f9fd5
      ΔE = 4.157 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  26. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 51 - Cornflower blue / Corfu
      #6fa5d4
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  27. Wattyl

    1. Bella Blue / D78W
      #8fabcf
      ΔE = 3.010 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Phantom Lakes / E23W
      #7eadd2
      ΔE = 3.882 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  28. Tollens

    1. T2006-1
      #7a9fd0
      ΔE = 3.084 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. T2010-2
      #91add1
      ΔE = 3.588 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  29. Pascol

    1. Into the Surf PZ4030
      #8da6d4
      ΔE = 3.091 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  30. General Paint

    1. Gypsy / CL 2353M
      #90acd3
      ΔE = 3.126 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Hydrangea / CL 2354D
      #7e9ac5
      ΔE = 4.396 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  31. Asian Paints

    1. Greek Vase / 7328
      #6fa8db
      ΔE = 3.159 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Blue Pottery / 7271
      #7f98c3
      ΔE = 5.200 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  32. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #6fa1d2
      ΔE = 3.213 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. Light Adriatic
      #8a9eba
      ΔE = 4.909 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  33. Benjamin Moore

    1. Pressed Violet / CSP-520
      #8fa4c6
      ΔE = 3.226 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Steel Blue / 823
      #889fc0
      ΔE = 3.702 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  34. Diamond Vogel

    1. Acapulco Dive / 0639
      #70a8dd
      ΔE = 3.253 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. John's Blue / 0617
      #89a5c2
      ΔE = 3.821 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  35. Dulux

    1. 54BB 41/237
      #92abd3
      ΔE = 3.335 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. 50BB 39/188
      #93a8c7
      ΔE = 3.900 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  36. Chrysler

    1. Fountain Blue
      #7aace1
      ΔE = 3.342 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Blue
      #8dafd3
      ΔE = 3.860 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  37. Volkswagen

    1. Florida Blue
      #7fa3c4
      ΔE = 3.349 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  38. Tikkurila

    1. V351
      #92abd4
      ΔE = 3.389 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  39. Duron

    1. Lobelia
      #89aadd
      ΔE = 3.442 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Notable Hue
      #93afd6
      ΔE = 4.108 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  40. California Paints

    1. DE 5878 - Bachelor Blue
      #8faaca
      ΔE = 3.490 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. DE 5864 - Use the Good China
      #72a7e1
      ΔE = 4.060 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  41. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bachelor Blue / 719
      #8faaca
      ΔE = 3.490 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Cornflower / 440
      #72a7e1
      ΔE = 4.060 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  42. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Chronus Blue
      #72a8d1
      ΔE = 3.551 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  43. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R90B
      #73aae1
      ΔE = 3.608 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. S 2020-R90B
      #92aac4
      ΔE = 4.956 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  44. Scib Paints

    1. Far Horizons / 7296
      #86a4c2
      ΔE = 3.652 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Washed indigo / 7272
      #98afd3
      ΔE = 4.827 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  45. Vista Paint

    1. Far Horizons
      #86a4c2
      ΔE = 3.652 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Washed Indigo
      #98afd3
      ΔE = 4.827 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  46. Disney

    1. 3A-20-2 Dragon Fly
      #849ecd
      ΔE = 3.766 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. TSE3-1 Wendy Darling
      #899dc7
      ΔE = 4.215 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  47. New Look

    1. Pop Culture / E22-03
      #7eadd2
      ΔE = 3.882 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  48. CIL

    1. Ceremonial Blue
      #94a8c8
      ΔE = 3.910 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Ticking Stripe
      #7f9dbe
      ΔE = 4.215 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  49. Devoe Paint

    1. Ceremonial Blue
      #94a8c8
      ΔE = 3.910 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Versailles / 54BB 41/237
      #97aacc
      ΔE = 4.267 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  50. Nerolac

    1. Blue Rhythm - 4237
      #95abce
      ΔE = 3.911 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. Aegean Blue - 2396
      #83b1dd
      ΔE = 3.958 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  51. Bristol

    1. Regatta / P109-C4
      #69a2d1
      ΔE = 3.922 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Blue Hyacinth / P107-C4
      #8198c1
      ΔE = 5.245 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  52. Behr

    1. Athena Isela EBC-4
      #8eb0d7
      ΔE = 3.924 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 8502 French Violet
      #8a9dc1
      ΔE = 4.245 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  53. Coronado Paint

    1. 7248 - Prince Charming
      #8fb0d8
      ΔE = 3.954 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 7328 - City Of Atlantis
      #63aad9
      ΔE = 5.245 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  54. Brillux

    1. 60.18.15
      #87b1df
      ΔE = 3.990 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. 57.15.15
      #99afd7
      ΔE = 5.043 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  55. Focoltone

    1. 1046
      #859fbe
      ΔE = 3.998 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. 1063
      #88b2df
      ΔE = 4.304 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  56. Earthpaint

    1. 1-37-4 Bonnie Blue
      #809dce
      ΔE = 4.042 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 2-36-4 Blue Rhapsody
      #769cc1
      ΔE = 4.426 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  57. Mylands of London

    1. Wedgewood
      #879ebe
      ΔE = 4.076 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  58. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35240
      #7f9cbf
      ΔE = 4.129 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Federal Standard 25240
      #7f99bb
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  59. Clark+Kensington

    1. Front Porch / 38C-5
      #92a6c3
      ΔE = 4.158 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Partyopolis / 38D-3
      #99afd0
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  60. Peintures MF

    1. Rive du Delaware
      #94acd9
      ΔE = 4.276 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. CD336-4
      #7fa2be
      ΔE = 4.961 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  61. 1829

    1. Medium Persian Blue
      #6f9cc9
      ΔE = 4.304 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  62. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2030-R80B
      #91b0d3
      ΔE = 4.411 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R70B
      #8ba1d3
      ΔE = 4.502 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  63. Dutch Boy

    1. Niabell Blue
      #8ca3be
      ΔE = 4.422 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Sense of Time
      #80a1bd
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  64. Caran d'Ache

    1. 662 Genuine Cobalt Blue
      #63a2d4
      ΔE = 4.615 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  65. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C40
      #87b1d5
      ΔE = 4.625 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. Clear Purple A50
      #97b1da
      ΔE = 5.101 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  66. Albany Paint

    1. Kentucky Blue
      #63a2d3
      ΔE = 4.654 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 5.237 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  67. Glidden

    1. Blue Promise / PPG1161-4
      #729cc2
      ΔE = 4.704 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Country House Blue / 90BG 38/185
      #84a8c3
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  68. Old Citadel

    1. Ice Blue
      #6b9cce
      ΔE = 4.705 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  69. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Azure (902)
      #6b9cce
      ΔE = 4.705 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  70. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Ice Blue (095)
      #6b9cce
      ΔE = 4.705 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  71. Rackham

    1. Glacier Blue (9)
      #6b9cce
      ΔE = 4.705 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  72. Homebase

    1. China Blue
      #8eacc8
      ΔE = 4.759 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  73. Berger

    1. Washed indigo / 7272
      #98afd3
      ΔE = 4.827 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. South Port / 7271
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 5.162 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  74. Sikkens

    1. T0.20.60
      #7da6c3
      ΔE = 5.064 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. S7.27.61
      #73abcf
      ΔE = 5.204 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  75. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Cosmos - 6528
      #8ea9c2
      ΔE = 5.125 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  76. Colortrend

    1. 0597
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 5.155 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. 0596
      #9aafd2
      ΔE = 5.156 / LRV ≈ 42.2%

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#81a6d1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#81a6d1 foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #81a6d1">…</p>

#81a6d1 background

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #81a6d1">…</p>

#81a6d1 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #81a6d1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8496849
Binary
10000001, 10100110, 11010001
Hexadecimal
#81a6d1
LRV
≈ 36.5%
Closest short hex
#7ad ΔE = 2.491
RGB
rgb(129, 166, 209)
RGBA
rgba(129, 166, 209, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.256, g: 0.329, b: 0.415
RYB
red: 50.588%, yellow: 60.509%, blue: 81.961%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8280367 / 0xff81a6d1
HSL
hsl(212, 47%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(212, 47%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 212° (212.250), saturation: 38% (0.383), value: 82% (0.820)
HSP
hue: 212.250, saturation: 38.278%, perceived brightness: 63.392%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 244.259, S: 48.514, L: 66.931
Cubehelix
H: -151.100, S: 0.490, L: 0.626
TSL
T: -1.798, S: 0.104, L: 0.627
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.383), magenta: 21% (0.206), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 18% (0.180)
CMY
cyan: 49% (0.494), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 18% (0.180)
XYZ
X: 34.194, Y: 36.541, Z: 65.561
xyY
x: 0.251, y: 0.268, Y: 36.541
CIELab
L: 66.931, a: -1.851, b: -25.900
CIELuv
L: 66.931, u: -19.366, v: -40.167
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.931, C: 25.966, H: 265.911
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.931, C: 44.592, H: 244.259
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.449, a: -4.814, b: -21.989
CIECAM02
J: 56.904, C: 35.279, h: 247.224, Q: 148.622, M: 30.851, s: 45.561, H: 304.637
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.201, jaune: -4.474, green: 1.754
LMS
L: 30.109, M: 38.369, S: 65.072
YCbCr
Y: 153.299, Cb: 152.353, Cr: 108.704
YCoCg
Y: 167.500, Cg: -1.500, Co: 12.250
YDbDr
Y: 159.839, Db: 73.969, Dr: 58.652
YPbPr
Y: 161.215, Pb: 25.755, Pr: -20.478
xvYCC
Y: 154.455, Cb: 150.624, Cr: 110.011
YIQ
Y: 159.839, I: -35.856, Q: 5.555
YUV
Y: 159.839, U: 24.193, V: -27.055
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/8 ΔE = 3.017
Brand Color
Twitter ΔE = 7.937

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