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#81a8ab Hex Color Code

#81a8ab Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #81a8ab is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #81a8ab is comprised of 50.59% red, 65.88% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #81a8ab has a hue of 184° (degrees), 20% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 489.94 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#81a8ab linear gradient to complementary #ac8280

  1. #81a8ab
  2. #8ba2a4
  3. #939c9c
  4. #9a9595
  5. #a18f8e
  6. #a78987
  7. #ac8280

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #63898c
  2. #6d9396
  3. #779ea1
  4. #81a8ab
  5. #8bb2b5
  6. #95bdc0
  7. #a0c8cb

Tints and Shades

#81a8ab to white

  1. #81a8ab
  2. #96b6b9
  3. #aac4c6
  4. #bfd3d4
  5. #d4e1e2
  6. #eaf0f1
  7. #ffffff

#81a8ab to black

  1. #81a8ab
  2. #6b8a8c
  3. #556d6f
  4. #405152
  5. #2c3738
  6. #1a1e1f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ 510F-4 Bon Voyage
      #84a9ad
      ΔE = 0.855 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. Quiet Moment ICC-66
      #8da7a9
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Ziggurat B71-029-207
      #81a6aa
      ΔE = 0.895 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. ★ Neptune G72-036-204
      #77a8ab
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  3. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Acapulco Aqua / 7480
      #82a9aa
      ΔE = 0.984 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  4. Berger

    1. ★ Acapulco Aqua / 7480
      #82a9aa
      ΔE = 0.984 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  5. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Acapulco Aqua
      #82a9aa
      ΔE = 0.984 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 5493 C
      #7fa9ae
      ΔE = 1.035 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. ★ 5493
      #87adb0
      ΔE = 1.938 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  7. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Dragonfly
      #86a9ab
      ΔE = 1.057 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 25-d4
      #7faaaf
      ΔE = 1.235 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Ol' Swimmin' Hole
      #7daaad
      ΔE = 1.245 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-32-4 Blue Star
      #7ea5ab
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 4-30-4 Key Largo
      #77a5a5
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Turquoise
      #77a6a9
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Royal Turquoise
      #74a6ac
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  12. Dulux

    1. ★ 30BG 37/110
      #8aa8ac
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. ★ 10BG 38/119
      #8bacae
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  13. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7472 - Turquoise Trick
      #7eadb0
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. 7480 - Acapulco Aqua
      #80a4a3
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  14. Tollens

    1. ★ T2027-6
      #82a3a4
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. ★ TF249-3
      #8aacb0
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Boca Raton Blue / 711
      #83a4a4
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. St. John Blue / CSP-675
      #83a2a8
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  16. CIL

    1. ★ Jasperware
      #8bacae
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Seacliff
      #8aa7ad
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  17. General Paint

    1. ★ Tembleque / CL 3054M
      #8aa6a8
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5353
      #7da8b0
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  19. ICI Paints

    1. 3980 Forest Glen 90GG 40/115
      #83a8a6
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. 4002 Water Blue 10BG 39/169
      #77abae
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  20. Ford

    1. Light Turquoise
      #80a7af
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Blue
      #8ca7a9
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  21. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-31-4 Misty Rain
      #87a4a8
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  22. Sto

    1. 35421
      #7fa6ae
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Hudson Blue 24-9
      #81abb3
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Abstract Blue 24-25
      #89a6a4
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  24. Sikkens

    1. Q0.10.60
      #8da9ac
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  25. Chrysler

    1. Bermuda Turquoise
      #79a8b0
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  26. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10674
      #88aeb3
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  27. Colortrend

    1. Cobalt Frieze
      #84a2a6
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  28. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 461
      #82a1a4
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  29. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3020-B30G
      #89afb2
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  30. Devoe Paint

    1. Seacliff / 30BG 37/110
      #8ca7a7
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  31. Levis

    1. Mild Ocean
      #81a7a4
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  32. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Stone Silver / 669
      #8ba8ae
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  33. California Paints

    1. DE 5773 - Stone Silver
      #8ba8ae
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  34. Alcro

    1. Frost Parlemor
      #8ca6aa
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  35. Brillux

    1. 72.09.18
      #77a1a5
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  36. Kelly-Moore

    1. Sally O / KM3214-2
      #72a7ab
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 34.2%

#81a8ab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#81a8ab foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #81a8ab">…</p>

#81a8ab background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #81a8ab">…</p>

#81a8ab shadow

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #81a8ab">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8497323
Binary
10000001, 10101000, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#81a8ab
LRV
≈ 35.6%
Closest short hex
#8aa ΔE = 1.931
RGB
rgb(129, 168, 171)
RGBA
rgba(129, 168, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.276, g: 0.359, b: 0.365
RYB
red: 0.506%, yellow: 0.585%, blue: 0.671%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8279893 / 0xff81a8ab
HSL
hsl(184, 20%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(184, 20%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 184° (184.286), saturation: 25% (0.246), value: 67% (0.671)
HSP
hue: 184.286, saturation: 24.561%, perceived brightness: 61.852%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 198.691, S: 39.391, L: 66.222
Cubehelix
H: -183.936, S: 0.274, L: 0.614
TSL
T: -1.560, S: 0.085, L: 0.614
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.246), magenta: 2% (0.018), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.329)
CMY
cyan: 49% (0.494), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 33% (0.329)
XYZ
X: 30.404, Y: 35.611, Z: 43.792
xyY
x: 0.277, y: 0.324, Y: 35.611
CIELab
L: 66.222, a: -12.450, b: -5.868
CIELuv
L: 66.222, u: -19.878, v: -6.725
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.222, C: 13.763, H: 205.236
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.222, C: 20.984, H: 198.691
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.675, a: -13.487, b: -1.736
CIECAM02
J: 56.157, C: 21.305, h: 204.389, Q: 147.642, M: 18.631, s: 35.524, H: 259.240
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.086, jaune: -0.998, green: 2.415
LMS
L: 30.467, M: 39.325, S: 43.640
YCbCr
Y: 150.583, Cb: 135.089, Cr: 110.666
YCgCo
Y: 159.000, Cg: 9.000, Co: 21.750
YDbDr
Y: 156.681, Db: 21.549, Dr: 52.638
YPbPr
Y: 159.909, Pb: 5.985, Pr: -19.638
xvYCC
Y: 153.334, Cb: 133.257, Cr: 110.749
YIQ
Y: 156.681, I: -24.197, Q: -7.313
YUV
Y: 156.681, U: 7.048, V: -24.285
Munsell Color System
10BG 6/2 ΔE = 3.646
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 11.581

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