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Valspar Paint Autumn Sky / #81b6dd Hex Color Code

#81b6dd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #81b6dd is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #81b6dd is comprised of 50.59% red, 71.37% green and 86.67% blue. In the HSL color space #81b6dd has a hue of 205° (degrees), 58% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481 nm.

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#81b6dd linear gradient to complementary #d1b18d

  1. #81b6dd
  2. #94b5d0
  3. #a4b4c2
  4. #b1b3b5
  5. #bdb3a8
  6. #c7b29a
  7. #d1b18d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5e94ba
  2. #6a9fc6
  3. #75abd1
  4. #81b6dd
  5. #8dc1e9
  6. #98cdf5
  7. #a4d9ff

Tones

  1. #81b6dd
  2. #8bb5d5
  3. #93b4ce
  4. #9bb2c6
  5. #a2b1be
  6. #a9b0b7
  7. #afafaf

Tints and Shades

#81b6dd to white

  1. #81b6dd
  2. #98c2e3
  3. #adcee8
  4. #c2daee
  5. #d7e6f4
  6. #ebf3f9
  7. #ffffff

#81b6dd to black

  1. #81b6dd
  2. #6b95b4
  3. #56758d
  4. #415768
  5. #2d3b45
  6. #1a2025
  7. #000000

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  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ S9.25.65
      #82b5db
      ΔE = 0.437 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. S4.26.64
      #78b5d8
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  2. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 47-23 Racing Blue
      #7eb5de
      ΔE = 0.699 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ 560B-4 Enchanting
      #7bb6df
      ΔE = 0.885 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. ★ Blueberry Shake PPKR-37
      #7bb0d7
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2141 CP
      #85b8df
      ΔE = 0.901 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. 284 UP
      #8fb7de
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  5. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Fisherman's Cove
      #86b8de
      ΔE = 0.965 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  6. General Paint

    1. ★ Jewelled Inlet / CL 2283M
      #7bb4dc
      ΔE = 1.064 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. ★ A B Sea / CL 2293W
      #88b9db
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #82b5d8
      ΔE = 1.257 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. ★ Mist Blue
      #84b9e4
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-d2
      #7db4d9
      ΔE = 1.272 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. ★ 32-d2
      #7bb1d7
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ High Seas
      #8bb7dc
      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. Blue Topaz X76R162D
      #89bbdc
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Summer Flower / T12 39.E3
      #8bb6db
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  11. Bristol

    1. ★ Summer Flower / P108-C3
      #8bb6db
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  12. Tikkurila

    1. ★ J358
      #7bb9e0
      ΔE = 1.667 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 6230 Blue Heaven
      #7db7db
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  14. KILZ

    1. ★ Summer Oasis / C792
      #85bade
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  15. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10422
      #85b6d7
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. CF10424
      #8ab1d1
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  16. Rackham

    1. ★ Sacred Blue (8)
      #8bb9dd
      ΔE = 1.765 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  17. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Lightning Bolt Blue
      #8bb9dd
      ΔE = 1.765 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  18. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Sky Blue (9018)
      #8bb9dd
      ΔE = 1.765 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  19. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Sky Blue (961)
      #8bb9dd
      ΔE = 1.765 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  20. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Electric Blue (023)
      #8bb9dd
      ΔE = 1.765 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  21. Dulux

    1. ★ 16BB 41/268
      #7eb1d7
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Blue Seduction 3
      #91b5d8
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  22. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Island View / 36C-4
      #84b6d7
      ΔE = 1.814 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. ★ Favorite Memory / 36D-2
      #81bbe1
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  23. Homebase

    1. ★ Marina Blue
      #74b5df
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Marina Blue
      #71b4de
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  24. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Gaugin's Blue
      #87b4d4
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  25. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Gaugin's Blue / 7344
      #87b4d4
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  26. Berger

    1. ★ Gaugin's Blue / 7344
      #87b4d4
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  27. Caparol

    1. ★ 1413-B01G
      #8cb4d8
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 85 14 230 / Coelin 85
      #70b8e0
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  28. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.961 #67
      #8cbadf
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  29. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Blue C40
      #87b1d5
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  30. CIL

    1. ★ Toronto Jays
      #80b0d8
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. Horizon Blue
      #8eb3d1
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  31. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5292
      #7fb0d4
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. 6011
      #78b2e0
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  32. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Princely Blue 27-7
      #90b6d8
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. Icelandic 26-9
      #73b5da
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  33. Chrysler

    1. Wedgewood Blue
      #8ab3d2
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Blue
      #88b7d5
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  34. Krylon

    1. Peek A Boo Blue
      #88b8d7
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  35. Peintures MF

    1. Hong Kong
      #7eafd4
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Joie du voyageur
      #75b3d7
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  36. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Morning Glory C22
      #8fb6d5
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  37. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Blue Beyond - 6961
      #91b8d9
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  38. Devoe Paint

    1. Toronto Jays / 16BB 41/268
      #82b0d1
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  39. AMC

    1. Lakeshore Blue
      #88b7d5
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  40. Porter Paints

    1. Heartland / 151-4
      #7abce3
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Sail Blue / 251-4
      #7cb5d5
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  41. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Heartland 151-4
      #7abce3
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Sail Blue 251-4
      #7cb5d5
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  42. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Wave / 2065-50
      #6fb9e6
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. Sea to Shining Sea / 789
      #6eb5dd
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  43. Ford

    1. Silver Blue Starfire
      #90b4d3
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  44. Tollens

    1. T2012-4
      #81aed1
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 39.5%

#81b6dd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#81b6dd foreground

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="color: #81b6dd">…</p>

#81b6dd background

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #81b6dd">…</p>

#81b6dd shadow

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #81b6dd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8500957
Binary
10000001, 10110110, 11011101
Hexadecimal
#81b6dd
LRV
≈ 43.3%
Closest short hex
#8bd ΔE = 2.416
RGB
rgb(129, 182, 221)
RGBA
rgba(129, 182, 221, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.242, g: 0.342, b: 0.415
RYB
red: 0.506%, yellow: 0.638%, blue: 0.867%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8276259 / 0xff81b6dd
HSL
hsl(205, 58%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 58%, 69%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (205.435), saturation: 42% (0.416), value: 87% (0.867)
HSP
hue: 205.435, saturation: 41.629%, perceived brightness: 67.909%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 236.002, S: 55.406, L: 71.786
Cubehelix
H: -159.410, S: 0.587, L: 0.668
TSL
T: -2.066, S: 0.122, L: 0.669
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.416), magenta: 18% (0.176), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.133)
CMY
cyan: 49% (0.494), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 13% (0.133)
XYZ
X: 38.828, Y: 43.341, Z: 74.712
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.276, Y: 43.341
CIELab
L: 71.786, a: -7.389, b: -25.049
CIELuv
L: 71.786, u: -25.890, v: -38.388
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.786, C: 26.116, H: 253.565
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.786, C: 46.303, H: 236.002
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.834, a: -9.932, b: -21.202
CIECAM02
J: 62.261, C: 37.279, h: 237.584, Q: 155.460, M: 32.600, s: 45.793, H: 300.025
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.181, jaune: -4.279, green: 2.596
LMS
L: 34.939, M: 46.708, S: 74.178
YCbCr
Y: 162.539, Cb: 152.965, Cr: 101.964
YCgCo
Y: 178.500, Cg: 3.500, Co: 9.250
YDbDr
Y: 170.599, Db: 75.837, Dr: 79.112
YPbPr
Y: 173.519, Pb: 25.595, Pr: -28.294
xvYCC
Y: 165.022, Cb: 150.483, Cr: 103.146
YIQ
Y: 170.599, I: -44.102, Q: 0.927
YUV
Y: 170.599, U: 24.804, V: -36.495
Munsell Color System
5PB 7/8 ΔE = 3.529
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 6.696

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