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#859eed Hex Color Code

#859eed Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #859eed is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #859eed is comprised of 52.16% red, 61.96% green and 92.94% blue. In the HSL color space #859eed has a hue of 226° (degrees), 74% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.79 nm.

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

#859eed linear gradient to complementary #d1d0a1

  1. #859eed
  2. #97a6e1
  3. #a5aed5
  4. #b2b6c8
  5. #bebfbb
  6. #c8c7ae
  7. #d1d0a1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6580cc
  2. #6f8ad7
  3. #7a94e2
  4. #859eed
  5. #90a8f8
  6. #9bb3ff
  7. #a6bdff

Tones

  1. #859eed
  2. #90a2e4
  3. #9aa7dc
  4. #a3abd3
  5. #abb0cb
  6. #b2b4c2
  7. #b9b9b9

Tints and Shades

#859eed to white

  1. #859eed
  2. #9cadf0
  3. #b1bdf4
  4. #c5cdf7
  5. #d9defa
  6. #eceefc
  7. #ffffff

#859eed to black

  1. #859eed
  2. #6e82c1
  3. #586697
  4. #434c6f
  5. #2e344a
  6. #1b1d27
  7. #000000

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      #909ce8
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
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      #8098e8
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  3. Plascon

    1. Bellaggio Blue B6-B2-1
      #8898ec
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 33.7%

#859eed HTML / CSS Code Examples

#859eed foreground

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #859eed">…</p>

#859eed background

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

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

#859eed shadow

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

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

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8756973
Binary
10000101, 10011110, 11101101
Hexadecimal
#859eed
LRV
≈ 35.6%
Closest short hex
#89e ΔE = 2.341
RGB
rgb(133, 158, 237)
RGBA
rgba(133, 158, 237, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.252, g: 0.299, b: 0.449
RYB
red: 0.522%, yellow: 0.601%, blue: 0.929%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8020243 / 0xff859eed
HSL
hsl(226, 74%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 74%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.577), saturation: 44% (0.439), value: 93% (0.929)
HSP
hue: 225.577, saturation: 43.882%, perceived brightness: 63.653%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.649, S: 80.325, L: 66.177
Cubehelix
H: -136.126, S: 0.686, L: 0.624
TSL
T: -2.340, S: 0.118, L: 0.626
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.439), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.071)
CMY
cyan: 48% (0.478), magenta: 38% (0.380), yellow: 7% (0.071)
XYZ
X: 37.181, Y: 35.553, Z: 85.008
xyY
x: 0.236, y: 0.225, Y: 35.553
CIELab
L: 66.177, a: 11.467, b: -42.476
CIELuv
L: 66.177, u: -15.207, v: -69.444
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.177, C: 43.997, H: 285.108
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.177, C: 71.090, H: 257.649
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.626, a: 6.962, b: -42.790
CIECAM02
J: 56.118, C: 48.725, h: 262.891, Q: 147.592, M: 42.609, s: 53.730, H: 312.603
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.304, jaune: -7.487, green: 0.790
LMS
L: 28.714, M: 34.709, S: 84.191
YCbCr
Y: 153.039, Cb: 166.381, Cr: 111.416
YCgCo
Y: 171.500, Cg: -13.500, Co: 7.250
YDbDr
Y: 159.531, Db: 116.557, Dr: 50.468
YPbPr
Y: 158.363, Pb: 42.375, Pr: -16.134
xvYCC
Y: 152.006, Cb: 165.224, Cr: 113.827
YIQ
Y: 159.531, I: -40.273, Q: 19.293
YUV
Y: 159.531, U: 38.124, V: -23.276
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.291
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 5.380

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