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#859aee Hex Color Code

#859aee Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #859aee is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #859aee is comprised of 52.16% red, 60.39% green and 93.33% blue. In the HSL color space #859aee has a hue of 228° (degrees), 76% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.69 nm.

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

#859aee linear gradient to complementary #d1d3a0

  1. #859aee
  2. #97a3e2
  3. #a6acd5
  4. #b3b6c8
  5. #bebfbb
  6. #c8c9ae
  7. #d1d3a0

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #657dcd
  2. #7086d8
  3. #7a90e3
  4. #859aee
  5. #90a4f9
  6. #9aaeff
  7. #a5b9ff

Tones

  1. #859aee
  2. #909fe5
  3. #9ba4dd
  4. #a4aad4
  5. #acafcc
  6. #b3b4c3
  7. #bababa

Tints and Shades

#859aee to white

  1. #859aee
  2. #9caaf1
  3. #b1baf4
  4. #c5cbf7
  5. #d9dcfa
  6. #ecedfd
  7. #ffffff

#859aee to black

  1. #859aee
  2. #6e7ec2
  3. #586498
  4. #434b70
  5. #2e334a
  6. #1b1d27
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 31.1%

#859aee HTML / CSS Code Examples

#859aee foreground

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="color: #859aee">…</p>

#859aee background

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #859aee">…</p>

#859aee shadow

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #859aee">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8755950
Binary
10000101, 10011010, 11101110
Hexadecimal
#859aee
LRV
≈ 34.3%
Closest short hex
#89e ΔE = 0.737
RGB
rgb(133, 154, 238)
RGBA
rgba(133, 154, 238, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.253, g: 0.293, b: 0.453
RYB
red: 0.522%, yellow: 0.590%, blue: 0.933%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8021266 / 0xff859aee
HSL
hsl(228, 76%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 76%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.000), saturation: 44% (0.441), value: 93% (0.933)
HSP
hue: 228.000, saturation: 44.118%, perceived brightness: 62.828%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.353, S: 81.995, L: 65.175
Cubehelix
H: -133.684, S: 0.701, L: 0.615
TSL
T: -2.446, S: 0.120, L: 0.617
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.441), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.067)
CMY
cyan: 48% (0.478), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 7% (0.067)
XYZ
X: 36.656, Y: 34.269, Z: 85.555
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.219, Y: 34.269
CIELab
L: 65.175, a: 14.055, b: -44.597
CIELuv
L: 65.175, u: -13.750, v: -73.141
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.175, C: 46.760, H: 287.492
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.175, C: 74.422, H: 259.353
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.540, a: 9.329, b: -45.674
CIECAM02
J: 55.036, C: 50.314, h: 265.132, Q: 146.162, M: 43.998, s: 54.866, H: 313.793
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.321, jaune: -7.889, green: 0.542
LMS
L: 27.689, M: 32.902, S: 84.711
YCbCr
Y: 151.121, Cb: 167.984, Cr: 112.817
YCgCo
Y: 169.750, Cg: -15.750, Co: 7.000
YDbDr
Y: 157.297, Db: 121.422, Dr: 46.221
YPbPr
Y: 155.575, Pb: 44.415, Pr: -14.364
xvYCC
Y: 149.611, Cb: 167.016, Cr: 115.382
YIQ
Y: 157.297, I: -39.496, Q: 21.695
YUV
Y: 157.297, U: 39.715, V: -21.316
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.841
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.410

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