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Pantone / PMS 284 XGC / #81abd9 Hex Color Code

#81abd9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #81abd9 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #81abd9 is comprised of 50.59% red, 67.06% green and 85.1% blue. In the HSL color space #81abd9 has a hue of 211° (degrees), 54% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.54 nm.

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

#81abd9 linear gradient to complementary #cab690

  1. #81abd9
  2. #92adcd
  3. #a0aec1
  4. #acb0b5
  5. #b7b2a9
  6. #c1b49c
  7. #cab690

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #608bb8
  2. #6b96c3
  3. #76a0ce
  4. #81abd9
  5. #8cb6e4
  6. #97c1f0
  7. #a2ccfb

Tones

  1. #81abd9
  2. #8aabd2
  3. #92acca
  4. #9aacc3
  5. #a1acbc
  6. #a7adb4
  7. #adadad

Tints and Shades

#81abd9 to white

  1. #81abd9
  2. #97b8df
  3. #adc6e6
  4. #c2d4ec
  5. #d6e2f2
  6. #ebf1f9
  7. #ffffff

#81abd9 to black

  1. #81abd9
  2. #6b8cb1
  3. #556f8b
  4. #415266
  5. #2d3844
  6. #1a1f25
  7. #000000

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      #83addb
      ΔE = 0.739 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
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      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
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    1. ★ Arctic Blue
      #82addc
      ΔE = 0.757 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
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      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
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      #82addc
      ΔE = 0.757 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
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    1. ★ 7214T Blue Epic
      #82a8d4
      ΔE = 1.171 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
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      #76a9d6
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
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      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
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      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
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      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
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      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
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    1. ★ Bleu moulin à vent
      #8badd9
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. ★ Bleu parloir
      #82abd2
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
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    1. ★ Superior Blue
      #87abd2
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
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    1. ★ Robin Blue / T62-6
      #81a6d4
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
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      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
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      #7ea5d1
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
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      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
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#81abd9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#81abd9 foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #81abd9">…</p>

#81abd9 background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #81abd9">…</p>

#81abd9 shadow

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #81abd9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8498137
Binary
10000001, 10101011, 11011001
Hexadecimal
#81abd9
LRV
≈ 38.8%
Closest short hex
#7ad ΔE = 1.585
RGB
rgb(129, 171, 217)
RGBA
rgba(129, 171, 217, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.250, g: 0.331, b: 0.420
RYB
red: 0.506%, yellow: 0.617%, blue: 0.851%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8279079 / 0xff81abd9
HSL
hsl(211, 54%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(211, 54%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 211° (211.364), saturation: 41% (0.406), value: 85% (0.851)
HSP
hue: 211.364, saturation: 40.553%, perceived brightness: 65.042%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 243.618, S: 55.153, L: 68.607
Cubehelix
H: -152.167, S: 0.546, L: 0.641
TSL
T: -1.766, S: 0.113, L: 0.642
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.406), magenta: 21% (0.212), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.149)
CMY
cyan: 49% (0.494), magenta: 33% (0.329), yellow: 15% (0.149)
XYZ
X: 36.136, Y: 38.801, Z: 71.217
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.265, Y: 38.801
CIELab
L: 68.607, a: -2.464, b: -27.735
CIELuv
L: 68.607, u: -21.463, v: -43.271
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.607, C: 27.845, H: 264.924
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.607, C: 48.301, H: 243.618
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.290, a: -5.454, b: -24.184
CIECAM02
J: 58.725, C: 37.629, h: 246.145, Q: 150.980, M: 32.906, s: 46.685, H: 304.110
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.206, jaune: -4.784, green: 1.975
LMS
L: 31.584, M: 40.873, S: 70.671
YCbCr
Y: 156.603, Cb: 154.410, Cr: 106.296
YCgCo
Y: 172.000, Cg: -1.000, Co: 10.250
YDbDr
Y: 163.686, Db: 80.218, Dr: 65.968
YPbPr
Y: 165.366, Pb: 27.830, Pr: -23.116
xvYCC
Y: 158.020, Cb: 152.447, Cr: 107.694
YIQ
Y: 163.686, I: -39.798, Q: 5.431
YUV
Y: 163.686, U: 26.237, V: -30.430
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/8 ΔE = 4.410
Brand Color
Twitter ΔE = 7.665

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