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#859bd4 Hex Color Code

#859bd4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #859bd4 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #859bd4 is comprised of 52.16% red, 60.78% green and 83.14% blue. In the HSL color space #859bd4 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 48% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.36 nm.

Color Variations

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#859bd4 linear gradient to complementary #c3be96

  1. #859bd4
  2. #92a1ca
  3. #9ea6c0
  4. #a9acb6
  5. #b2b2ab
  6. #bbb8a1
  7. #c3be96

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #677eb5
  2. #7187bf
  3. #7b91c9
  4. #859bd4
  5. #8fa5df
  6. #99afe9
  7. #a4b9f4

Tones

  1. #859bd4
  2. #8d9ece
  3. #94a1c7
  4. #9ba4c1
  5. #a2a7ba
  6. #a7aab4
  7. #adadad

Tints and Shades

#859bd4 to white

  1. #859bd4
  2. #9aabdb
  3. #afbbe3
  4. #c3ccea
  5. #d7ddf1
  6. #ebeef8
  7. #ffffff

#859bd4 to black

  1. #859bd4
  2. #6e7fad
  3. #586588
  4. #424b64
  5. #2e3343
  6. #1b1d24
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6028
      #869ad1
      ΔE = 0.596 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. ★ 6268
      #879bd1
      ΔE = 0.702 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7453
      #829cd4
      ΔE = 0.923 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. ★ 15-3930 TPG
      #7e9cd3
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Ice Land B5-D2-2
      #8898cc
      ΔE = 1.658 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. ★ Stardust B5-C2-2
      #88a0d8
      ΔE = 1.809 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Mystic Iris / T12 38.F1
      #7e98d0
      ΔE = 1.664 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. ★ Corlette / T08 24-3
      #869cce
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 1.678 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 1-37-4 Bonnie Blue
      #809dce
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cadet
      #7f9bd1
      ΔE = 1.696 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Phlox / 58BB 33/270
      #8797cc
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. ★ Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.18
      #859acb
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. 57.18.18
      #7b9cd0
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Mystic Iris / 146-5
      #8496d2
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  11. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 77 10 264 / Saphir 85
      #909cd8
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c1
      #8999c9
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 35-d
      #7e9ed2
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  14. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Autumn Crocus 28-9
      #879fd1
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  15. Behr

    1. 600B-4 Pageant Song
      #899ac9
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  16. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #899fcf
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  17. Kelly-Moore

    1. Royal Regatta / KM3102-2
      #85a1d6
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  18. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R70B
      #8ba1d3
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  19. Resene

    1. Delta Blue B71-053-258
      #7c9acd
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 32.9%

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#859bd4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#859bd4 foreground

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #859bd4">…</p>

#859bd4 background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #859bd4">…</p>

#859bd4 shadow

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #859bd4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8756180
Binary
10000101, 10011011, 11010100
Hexadecimal
#859bd4
LRV
≈ 33.2%
Closest short hex
#89c ΔE = 1.672
RGB
rgb(133, 155, 212)
RGBA
rgba(133, 155, 212, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.266, g: 0.310, b: 0.424
RYB
red: 0.522%, yellow: 0.589%, blue: 0.831%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8021036 / 0xff859bd4
HSL
hsl(223, 48%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 48%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (223.291), saturation: 37% (0.373), value: 83% (0.831)
HSP
hue: 223.291, saturation: 37.264%, perceived brightness: 61.401%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.165, S: 55.443, L: 64.307
Cubehelix
H: -138.518, S: 0.504, L: 0.607
TSL
T: -2.241, S: 0.096, L: 0.608
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.373), magenta: 27% (0.269), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 17% (0.169)
CMY
cyan: 48% (0.478), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 17% (0.169)
XYZ
X: 33.274, Y: 33.181, Z: 66.926
xyY
x: 0.249, y: 0.249, Y: 33.181
CIELab
L: 64.307, a: 6.240, b: -31.588
CIELuv
L: 64.307, u: -13.339, v: -50.363
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.307, C: 32.199, H: 281.175
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.307, C: 52.099, H: 255.165
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.603, a: 2.305, b: -28.564
CIECAM02
J: 54.171, C: 38.581, h: 260.766, Q: 145.009, M: 33.739, s: 48.236, H: 311.486
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.246, jaune: -5.537, green: 0.797
LMS
L: 27.769, M: 33.322, S: 66.366
YCbCr
Y: 149.077, Cb: 156.279, Cr: 114.295
YCgCo
Y: 163.750, Cg: -8.750, Co: 13.500
YDbDr
Y: 154.920, Db: 85.881, Dr: 41.695
YPbPr
Y: 154.418, Pb: 31.030, Pr: -13.622
xvYCC
Y: 148.618, Cb: 155.258, Cr: 116.034
YIQ
Y: 154.920, I: -31.418, Q: 13.083
YUV
Y: 154.920, U: 28.090, V: -19.231
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 0.425
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.559

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