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#859bdb Hex Color Code

#859bdb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #859bdb is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #859bdb is comprised of 52.16% red, 60.78% green and 85.88% blue. In the HSL color space #859bdb has a hue of 225° (degrees), 54% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.54 nm.

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#859bdb linear gradient to complementary #c6c39a

  1. #859bdb
  2. #93a1d1
  3. #a0a8c6
  4. #abaebb
  5. #b5b5b0
  6. #bebca5
  7. #c6c39a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #667ebb
  2. #7187c6
  3. #7b91d0
  4. #859bdb
  5. #8fa5e6
  6. #9aaff1
  7. #a4b9fb

Tones

  1. #859bdb
  2. #8e9ed4
  3. #96a2cd
  4. #9da5c6
  5. #a4a9be
  6. #aaacb7
  7. #b0b0b0

Tints and Shades

#859bdb to white

  1. #859bdb
  2. #9babe1
  3. #afbbe7
  4. #c4cced
  5. #d8ddf3
  6. #ebeef9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#859bdb to black

  1. #859bdb
  2. #6e7fb3
  3. #58658c
  4. #424b67
  5. #2e3345
  6. #1b1d25
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 4.595 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Blue Hyacinth / PPG1245-5
      #8394c5
      ΔE = 4.275 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 1555-R70B
      #7b97da
      ΔE = 2.033 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R70B
      #8ba1d3
      ΔE = 3.741 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6028
      #869ad1
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. ★ 6268
      #879bd1
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7453
      #829cd4
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. 2122 U
      #8fa4e3
      ΔE = 3.394 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  6. Nerolac

    1. Violet Hue - 2362
      #8497cf
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Faraway Blue - 4240
      #7592cb
      ΔE = 4.714 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  7. Taubmans

    1. Mystic Iris / T12 38.F1
      #7e98d0
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Corlette / T08 24-3
      #869cce
      ΔE = 3.274 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  8. Caparol

    1. 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 43/07
      #8098e8
      ΔE = 3.645 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 3.050 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 3.733 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  10. Crown Paint

    1. 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 3.233 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. Blue Mosel
      #6f95df
      ΔE = 3.939 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  11. Little Greene

    1. Jean
      #8492d4
      ΔE = 3.326 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  12. Colortrend

    1. 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 3.456 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 4.362 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  13. Diamond Vogel

    1. Mood Mode / 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 3.456 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Bailey Bells / 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 4.362 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  14. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 3.498 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #899fcf
      ΔE = 3.880 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  15. Brillux

    1. 54.15.18
      #859acb
      ΔE = 3.518 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. 57.21.18
      #7499d3
      ΔE = 3.998 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c1
      #8999c9
      ΔE = 3.545 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 35-d
      #7e9ed2
      ΔE = 4.057 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  17. Vista Paint

    1. Florette
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 3.547 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Adora
      #9092cb
      ΔE = 4.495 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  18. Berger

    1. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 3.547 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Royal Regatta / 7247
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 4.078 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  19. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Autumn Crocus 28-9
      #879fd1
      ΔE = 3.591 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  20. Kelly-Moore

    1. Royal Regatta / KM3102-2
      #85a1d6
      ΔE = 3.600 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 4.722 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  21. Plascon

    1. Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 3.709 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Blue Grace B4-B2-1
      #70a0e0
      ΔE = 4.524 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  22. Dutch Boy

    1. Pledge of Allegiance
      #7d92cc
      ΔE = 3.758 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 3.853 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Blue Bell
      #7798ca
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  24. Coronado Paint

    1. 7207 - Adora
      #8693c7
      ΔE = 3.905 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 7215 - Florette
      #7e94c8
      ΔE = 4.111 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  25. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Glory / 7247
      #7994cc
      ΔE = 3.988 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Blue Illusion / 9167
      #7396cf
      ΔE = 4.449 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  26. California Paints

    1. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 4.061 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. DE 5892 - Blue Cue
      #84a5dc
      ΔE = 4.544 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  27. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 4.061 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Blue Cue / 599
      #84a5dc
      ΔE = 4.544 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  28. Scib Paints

    1. Royal Regatta / 7247
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 4.078 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Adora / 7207
      #9092cb
      ΔE = 4.495 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  29. Duron

    1. Dahlia
      #9194cb
      ΔE = 4.116 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  30. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 4.193 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  31. Behr

    1. Pageant Song 600B-4
      #90a0ce
      ΔE = 4.227 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Pansy Garden P540-5
      #7f8fcc
      ΔE = 4.397 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  32. Disney

    1. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 4.310 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 3A-20-2 Dragon Fly
      #849ecd
      ΔE = 4.425 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  33. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Hyacinth / 246-5
      #8293c5
      ΔE = 4.353 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 4.945 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  34. Olympic

    1. Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 4.357 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  35. Tollens

    1. T2007-1
      #7992ca
      ΔE = 4.383 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  36. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 4.451 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  37. Clark+Kensington

    1. Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 4.467 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  38. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Romanesque Grape 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 4.548 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. Aphrodite 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 4.754 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  39. Nippon Paint

    1. Spring Crocus / NP PB 1497 T
      #8fa0cc
      ΔE = 4.630 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 4.634 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  40. Crayola

    1. Blue Bell
      #9999cc / #99c
      ΔE = 4.643 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  41. Krylon

    1. Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 4.647 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  42. Sikkens

    1. U5.30.52
      #7593cb
      ΔE = 4.684 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. U4.25.55
      #7994c7
      ΔE = 4.889 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  43. Dulux

    1. 82BB 38/251
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 4.688 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Fragrant Cloud 2
      #7d9ac8
      ΔE = 5.215 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  44. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 4.688 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  45. RAL

    1. RAL 570-4
      #9b9acf
      ΔE = 4.743 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. RAL 280 60 35
      #7391cc
      ΔE = 4.909 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  46. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 4.762 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  47. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-R80B
      #7f94c4
      ΔE = 4.789 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. S 1040-R80B
      #85a9ea
      ΔE = 5.084 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  48. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #979ec9
      ΔE = 4.971 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  49. Ford

    1. Blue
      #6993d8
      ΔE = 4.972 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  50. Peintures MF

    1. Starlette
      #7195cd
      ΔE = 5.021 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. Lac rond
      #788fc8
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  51. Bristol

    1. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 5.056 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  52. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 5.129 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  53. KILZ

    1. Lavender Glow / B782
      #8e92c1
      ΔE = 5.214 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  54. Wattyl

    1. Mood Music / D68W
      #8994bf
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 30.3%

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#859bdb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#859bdb foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #859bdb">…</p>

#859bdb background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

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

#859bdb shadow

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #859bdb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8756187
Binary
10000101, 10011011, 11011011
Hexadecimal
#859bdb
LRV
≈ 33.5%
Closest short hex
#89d ΔE = 1.525
RGB
rgb(133, 155, 219)
RGBA
rgba(133, 155, 219, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.262, g: 0.306, b: 0.432
RYB
red: 52.157%, yellow: 59.027%, blue: 85.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8021029 / 0xff859bdb
HSL
hsl(225, 54%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 54%, 69%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (224.651), saturation: 39% (0.393), value: 86% (0.859)
HSP
hue: 224.651, saturation: 39.269%, perceived brightness: 61.831%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.478, S: 62.397, L: 64.597
Cubehelix
H: -137.085, S: 0.555, L: 0.610
TSL
T: -2.300, S: 0.102, L: 0.611
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.393), magenta: 29% (0.292), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.141)
CMY
cyan: 48% (0.478), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 14% (0.141)
XYZ
X: 34.177, Y: 33.542, Z: 71.678
xyY
x: 0.245, y: 0.241, Y: 33.542
CIELab
L: 64.597, a: 8.146, b: -35.021
CIELuv
L: 64.597, u: -13.547, v: -56.334
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.597, C: 35.956, H: 283.095
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.597, C: 57.941, H: 256.478
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.916, a: 3.982, b: -32.838
CIECAM02
J: 54.466, C: 41.767, h: 262.158, Q: 145.403, M: 36.525, s: 50.120, H: 312.216
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.266, jaune: -6.152, green: 0.736
LMS
L: 27.814, M: 33.328, S: 71.046
YCbCr
Y: 149.763, Cb: 159.352, Cr: 113.798
YCoCg
Y: 165.500, Cg: -10.500, Co: 11.750
YDbDr
Y: 155.718, Db: 95.212, Dr: 43.214
YPbPr
Y: 154.922, Pb: 34.530, Pr: -13.944
xvYCC
Y: 149.051, Cb: 158.332, Cr: 115.751
YIQ
Y: 155.718, I: -33.667, Q: 15.261
YUV
Y: 155.718, U: 31.142, V: -19.931
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 1.567
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.024

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