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#859abb Hex Color Code

#859abb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #859abb is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #859abb is comprised of 52.16% red, 60.39% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #859abb has a hue of 217° (degrees), 28% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.93 nm.

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#859abb linear gradient to complementary #b4a98c

  1. #859abb
  2. #8f9cb3
  3. #979fac
  4. #9fa1a4
  5. #a7a49c
  6. #aea694
  7. #b4a98c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #687d9d
  2. #7287a7
  3. #7b90b1
  4. #859abb
  5. #8fa4c5
  6. #99aecf
  7. #a3b8da

Tints and Shades

#859abb to white

  1. #859abb
  2. #99aac6
  3. #adbbd1
  4. #c2cbdd
  5. #d6dce8
  6. #eaeef3
  7. #ffffff

#859abb to black

  1. #859abb
  2. #6e7f99
  3. #576478
  4. #424b59
  5. #2d333c
  6. #1a1d21
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
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      ΔE = 0.884 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
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      ΔE = 1.113 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
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      ΔE = 1.292 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 35240
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      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
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      ΔE = 1.586 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
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      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
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      #7f97b7
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
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      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
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      ΔE = 1.691 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
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      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
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      ΔE = 1.731 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
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      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
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      #8a9dc1
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
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      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
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    1. ★ Steel Blue / 823
      #889fc0
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
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      #7d99ba
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
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      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
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      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
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      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
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      #7f9cbd
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
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      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
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      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
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      #8b9bb6
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
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      #7f97b5
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
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      #7896ba
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
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    1. ★ Denim Tradition / 555
      #7f97b5
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
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      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
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      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
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      #7e94b9
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      #8a9eba
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
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      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
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      #859fbe
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
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      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
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      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
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      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
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      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
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    1. Cottage Blue / NP PB 1511 T
      #869eba
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
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      #7e94b4
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
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      #89a1c2
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
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      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
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      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
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      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
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#859abb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#859abb foreground

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #859abb">…</p>

#859abb background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #859abb">…</p>

#859abb shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #859abb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8755899
Binary
10000101, 10011010, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#859abb
LRV
≈ 31.7%
Closest short hex
#89b ΔE = 1.141
RGB
rgb(133, 154, 187)
RGBA
rgba(133, 154, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.281, g: 0.325, b: 0.395
RYB
red: 0.522%, yellow: 0.581%, blue: 0.733%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8021317 / 0xff859abb
HSL
hsl(217, 28%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 28%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (216.667), saturation: 29% (0.289), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 216.667, saturation: 28.877%, perceived brightness: 59.727%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 247.755, S: 32.066, L: 63.081
Cubehelix
H: -145.889, S: 0.327, L: 0.593
TSL
T: -1.967, S: 0.072, L: 0.594
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.289), magenta: 18% (0.176), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 48% (0.478), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 30.196, Y: 31.685, Z: 51.529
xyY
x: 0.266, y: 0.279, Y: 31.685
CIELab
L: 63.081, a: 0.303, b: -19.510
CIELuv
L: 63.081, u: -12.178, v: -29.774
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.081, C: 19.512, H: 270.890
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.081, C: 32.168, H: 247.755
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.289, a: -2.752, b: -14.874
CIECAM02
J: 52.909, C: 26.903, h: 252.607, Q: 143.309, M: 23.527, s: 40.518, H: 307.305
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.179, jaune: -3.400, green: 1.006
LMS
L: 27.371, M: 32.853, S: 51.195
YCbCr
Y: 146.123, Cb: 145.595, Cr: 116.438
YCgCo
Y: 157.000, Cg: -3.000, Co: 19.750
YDbDr
Y: 151.483, Db: 53.439, Dr: 35.154
YPbPr
Y: 151.903, Pb: 18.915, Pr: -12.018
xvYCC
Y: 146.458, Cb: 144.616, Cr: 117.443
YIQ
Y: 151.483, I: -23.112, Q: 5.827
YUV
Y: 151.483, U: 17.479, V: -16.215
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 2.565
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 9.028

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