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#859dec Hex Color Code

#859dec Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #859dec is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #859dec is comprised of 52.16% red, 61.57% green and 92.55% blue. In the HSL color space #859dec has a hue of 226° (degrees), 73% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.6 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#859dec linear gradient to complementary #d0d0a1

  1. #859dec
  2. #96a5e0
  3. #a5add4
  4. #b2b6c8
  5. #bdbebb
  6. #c7c7ae
  7. #d0d0a1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #657fcb
  2. #6f89d6
  3. #7a93e1
  4. #859dec
  5. #90a7f7
  6. #9bb2ff
  7. #a6bcff

Tones

  1. #859dec
  2. #90a1e4
  3. #9aa6db
  4. #a3abd3
  5. #abafca
  6. #b2b4c2
  7. #b9b9b9

Tints and Shades

#859dec to white

  1. #859dec
  2. #9cadef
  3. #b1bcf3
  4. #c5cdf6
  5. #d9ddf9
  6. #eceefc
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#859dec to black

  1. #859dec
  2. #6e81c0
  3. #586697
  4. #434c6f
  5. #2e3449
  6. #1b1d27
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
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      ΔE = 4.072 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
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      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 2122 U
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      ΔE = 3.814 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  3. Resene

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      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 3.387 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 4.016 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
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    1. Mistic Purple / S 1555-R70B
      #7b97da
      ΔE = 4.022 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
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      ΔE = 4.287 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
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    1. Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
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      ΔE = 4.158 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
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      ΔE = 4.898 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
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      ΔE = 4.348 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
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      #8596d2
      ΔE = 4.558 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
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      #8596d2
      ΔE = 4.558 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
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      ΔE = 4.612 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
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      #8492d4
      ΔE = 4.716 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
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      ΔE = 4.799 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
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      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
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    1. 6028
      #869ad1
      ΔE = 4.964 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
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      ΔE = 5.055 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
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      ΔE = 5.189 / LRV ≈ 31.5%

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#859dec HTML / CSS Code Examples

#859dec foreground

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #859dec">…</p>

#859dec background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

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

#859dec shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #859dec">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8756716
Binary
10000101, 10011101, 11101100
Hexadecimal
#859dec
LRV
≈ 35.2%
Closest short hex
#89e ΔE = 2.073
RGB
rgb(133, 157, 236)
RGBA
rgba(133, 157, 236, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.253, g: 0.298, b: 0.449
RYB
red: 52.157%, yellow: 59.790%, blue: 92.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8020500 / 0xff859dec
HSL
hsl(226, 73%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 73%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.019), saturation: 44% (0.436), value: 93% (0.925)
HSP
hue: 226.019, saturation: 43.644%, perceived brightness: 63.364%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.944, S: 79.428, L: 65.869
Cubehelix
H: -135.673, S: 0.680, L: 0.622
TSL
T: -2.359, S: 0.118, L: 0.623
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.436), magenta: 33% (0.335), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.075)
CMY
cyan: 48% (0.478), magenta: 38% (0.384), yellow: 7% (0.075)
XYZ
X: 36.865, Y: 35.155, Z: 84.184
xyY
x: 0.236, y: 0.225, Y: 35.155
CIELab
L: 65.869, a: 11.756, b: -42.410
CIELuv
L: 65.869, u: -14.805, v: -69.318
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.869, C: 44.009, H: 285.494
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.869, C: 70.881, H: 257.944
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.291, a: 7.226, b: -42.678
CIECAM02
J: 55.789, C: 48.592, h: 263.328, Q: 147.158, M: 42.493, s: 53.736, H: 312.834
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.305, jaune: -7.479, green: 0.736
LMS
L: 28.446, M: 34.250, S: 83.375
YCbCr
Y: 152.437, Cb: 166.233, Cr: 111.855
YCoCg
Y: 170.750, Cg: -13.750, Co: 7.500
YDbDr
Y: 158.830, Db: 116.107, Dr: 49.135
YPbPr
Y: 157.576, Pb: 42.260, Pr: -15.634
xvYCC
Y: 151.330, Cb: 165.123, Cr: 114.267
YIQ
Y: 158.830, I: -39.677, Q: 19.505
YUV
Y: 158.830, U: 37.977, V: -22.661
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.231
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 5.544

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