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#859bd1 Hex Color Code

#859bd1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #859bd1 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #859bd1 is comprised of 52.16% red, 60.78% green and 81.96% blue. In the HSL color space #859bd1 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 45% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.77 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#859bd1 linear gradient to complementary #c1bc95

  1. #859bd1
  2. #92a0c7
  3. #9da6be
  4. #a7abb4
  5. #b1b1aa
  6. #b9b69f
  7. #c1bc95

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #677eb2
  2. #7188bc
  3. #7b91c7
  4. #859bd1
  5. #8fa5dc
  6. #99afe6
  7. #a4b9f1

Tones

  1. #859bd1
  2. #8d9ecb
  3. #94a0c4
  4. #9aa3be
  5. #a0a6b8
  6. #a6a8b1
  7. #ababab

Tints and Shades

#859bd1 to white

  1. #859bd1
  2. #9aabd9
  3. #afbbe0
  4. #c3cce8
  5. #d7ddf0
  6. #ebeef7
  7. #ffffff

#859bd1 to black

  1. #859bd1
  2. #6e7fab
  3. #586586
  4. #424b63
  5. #2e3342
  6. #1b1d24
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6268
      #879bd1
      ΔE = 0.427 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. ★ 6029
      #7e97cf
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7453
      #829cd4
      ΔE = 0.789 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. ★ 15-3930 TPG
      #7e9cd3
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Corlette / T08 24-3
      #869cce
      ΔE = 1.063 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. ★ Shaker Blue / T61-5
      #859ece
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 1.178 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. ★ 1-37-4 Bonnie Blue
      #809dce
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cadet
      #7f9bd1
      ΔE = 1.249 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. Enchanted Evening
      #8798c3
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.18
      #859acb
      ΔE = 1.304 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. 57.18.18
      #7b9cd0
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  7. Plascon

    1. ★ Ice Land B5-D2-2
      #8898cc
      ΔE = 1.424 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. ★ Stardust B5-C2-2
      #88a0d8
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c1
      #8999c9
      ΔE = 1.683 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 35-d
      #7e9ed2
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  9. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-4 Pageant Song
      #899ac9
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  10. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  11. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Autumn Crocus 28-9
      #879fd1
      ΔE = 1.783 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  12. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. ★ Florette / 7215
      #899fcf
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 75 8 250 / Marin 10
      #809ccc
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Delta Blue B71-053-258
      #7c9acd
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  15. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Royal Regatta / KM3102-2
      #85a1d6
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  16. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R70B
      #8ba1d3
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  17. Disney

    1. 3A-20-2 Dragon Fly
      #849ecd
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  18. Porter Paints

    1. Mystic Iris / 146-5
      #8496d2
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Blue Hyacinth / PPG1245-5
      #8394c5
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  20. Glidden

    1. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Blue Hyacinth / PPG1245-5
      #8394c5
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  21. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  22. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  23. Coronado Paint

    1. 7215 - Florette
      #7e94c8
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  24. Olympic

    1. Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 34.0%

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#859bd1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#859bd1 foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #859bd1">…</p>

#859bd1 background

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #859bd1">…</p>

#859bd1 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #859bd1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8756177
Binary
10000101, 10011011, 11010001
Hexadecimal
#859bd1
LRV
≈ 33.0%
Closest short hex
#89c ΔE = 1.196
RGB
rgb(133, 155, 209)
RGBA
rgba(133, 155, 209, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.268, g: 0.312, b: 0.421
RYB
red: 0.522%, yellow: 0.588%, blue: 0.820%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8021039 / 0xff859bd1
HSL
hsl(223, 45%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 45%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.632), saturation: 36% (0.364), value: 82% (0.820)
HSP
hue: 222.632, saturation: 36.364%, perceived brightness: 61.221%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.506, S: 52.498, L: 64.186
Cubehelix
H: -139.224, S: 0.482, L: 0.605
TSL
T: -2.213, S: 0.093, L: 0.606
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.364), magenta: 26% (0.258), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 18% (0.180)
CMY
cyan: 48% (0.478), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 18% (0.180)
XYZ
X: 32.899, Y: 33.031, Z: 64.951
xyY
x: 0.251, y: 0.252, Y: 33.031
CIELab
L: 64.186, a: 5.434, b: -30.108
CIELuv
L: 64.186, u: -13.250, v: -47.800
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.186, C: 30.595, H: 280.231
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.186, C: 49.603, H: 254.506
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.473, a: 1.602, b: -26.774
CIECAM02
J: 54.048, C: 37.193, h: 260.053, Q: 144.843, M: 32.524, s: 47.387, H: 311.114
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.238, jaune: -5.272, green: 0.826
LMS
L: 27.751, M: 33.319, S: 64.421
YCbCr
Y: 148.783, Cb: 154.962, Cr: 114.508
YCgCo
Y: 163.000, Cg: -8.000, Co: 14.250
YDbDr
Y: 154.578, Db: 81.882, Dr: 41.044
YPbPr
Y: 154.202, Pb: 29.530, Pr: -13.484
xvYCC
Y: 148.432, Cb: 153.940, Cr: 116.155
YIQ
Y: 154.578, I: -30.454, Q: 12.149
YUV
Y: 154.578, U: 26.782, V: -18.931
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 1.021
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.869

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