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#859ded Hex Color Code

#859ded Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #859ded is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #859ded is comprised of 52.16% red, 61.57% green and 92.94% blue. In the HSL color space #859ded has a hue of 226° (degrees), 74% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.53 nm.

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

#859ded linear gradient to complementary #d1d1a1

  1. #859ded
  2. #97a5e1
  3. #a5aed5
  4. #b2b6c8
  5. #bebfbb
  6. #c8c8ae
  7. #d1d1a1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #657fcc
  2. #6f89d7
  3. #7a93e2
  4. #859ded
  5. #90a7f8
  6. #9bb2ff
  7. #a6bcff

Tones

  1. #859ded
  2. #90a1e4
  3. #9aa6dc
  4. #a3abd3
  5. #abafcb
  6. #b2b4c2
  7. #b9b9b9

Tints and Shades

#859ded to white

  1. #859ded
  2. #9cadf0
  3. #b1bcf4
  4. #c5cdf7
  5. #d9ddfa
  6. #eceefc
  7. #ffffff

#859ded to black

  1. #859ded
  2. #6e81c1
  3. #586697
  4. #434c6f
  5. #2e344a
  6. #1b1d27
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 36.8%

#859ded HTML / CSS Code Examples

#859ded foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #859ded">…</p>

#859ded background

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="background-color: #859ded">…</p>

#859ded shadow

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #859ded">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8756717
Binary
10000101, 10011101, 11101101
Hexadecimal
#859ded
LRV
≈ 35.2%
Closest short hex
#89e ΔE = 1.947
RGB
rgb(133, 157, 237)
RGBA
rgba(133, 157, 237, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.252, g: 0.298, b: 0.450
RYB
red: 0.522%, yellow: 0.598%, blue: 0.929%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8020499 / 0xff859ded
HSL
hsl(226, 74%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 74%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.154), saturation: 44% (0.439), value: 93% (0.929)
HSP
hue: 226.154, saturation: 43.882%, perceived brightness: 63.429%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.063, S: 80.487, L: 65.914
Cubehelix
H: -135.536, S: 0.688, L: 0.622
TSL
T: -2.365, S: 0.119, L: 0.623
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.439), magenta: 34% (0.338), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.071)
CMY
cyan: 48% (0.478), magenta: 38% (0.384), yellow: 7% (0.071)
XYZ
X: 37.011, Y: 35.213, Z: 84.951
xyY
x: 0.235, y: 0.224, Y: 35.213
CIELab
L: 65.914, a: 12.041, b: -42.888
CIELuv
L: 65.914, u: -14.833, v: -70.162
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.914, C: 44.546, H: 285.683
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.914, C: 71.713, H: 258.063
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.340, a: 7.486, b: -43.340
CIECAM02
J: 55.835, C: 49.014, h: 263.442, Q: 147.218, M: 42.862, s: 53.958, H: 312.894
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.307, jaune: -7.566, green: 0.730
LMS
L: 28.453, M: 34.251, S: 84.131
YCbCr
Y: 152.535, Cb: 166.672, Cr: 111.784
YCgCo
Y: 171.000, Cg: -14.000, Co: 7.250
YDbDr
Y: 158.944, Db: 117.440, Dr: 49.352
YPbPr
Y: 157.648, Pb: 42.760, Pr: -15.680
xvYCC
Y: 151.392, Cb: 165.562, Cr: 114.226
YIQ
Y: 158.944, I: -39.998, Q: 19.816
YUV
Y: 158.944, U: 38.413, V: -22.761
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.468
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 5.592

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