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Ford Blue / #85a9bc Hex Color Code

#85a9bc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #85a9bc is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #85a9bc is comprised of 52.16% red, 66.27% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #85a9bc has a hue of 201° (degrees), 29% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.5 nm.

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#85a9bc linear gradient to complementary #b99b88

  1. #85a9bc
  2. #90a7b3
  3. #9aa4ab
  4. #a3a2a2
  5. #aba099
  6. #b29d91
  7. #b99b88

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #668a9c
  2. #7094a7
  3. #7b9fb1
  4. #85a9bc
  5. #8fb4c7
  6. #9abed2
  7. #a5c9dd

Tints and Shades

#85a9bc to White

  1. #85a9bc
  2. #99b7c7
  3. #aec5d2
  4. #c2d3dd
  5. #d6e2e8
  6. #eaf0f4
  7. #ffffff

#85a9bc to Black

  1. #85a9bc
  2. #6e8b9a
  3. #576d79
  4. #42515a
  5. #2e373c
  6. #1a1f21
  7. #000000

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  1. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Cornflower C20
      #83abc0
      ΔE = 1.064
    2. Delphinium C19
      #79a6bb
      ΔE = 2.338
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BG 38/185
      #80a9bf
      ΔE = 1.271
    2. ★ Luna Landscape 3
      #81abc1
      ΔE = 1.432
  3. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Thunder Bay / 7368
      #82a9ba
      ΔE = 1.281
    2. Far Horizons / 7296
      #89aec6
      ΔE = 2.747
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Kaleidoscope / T10 44H-1
      #8aaaba
      ΔE = 1.315
    2. ★ French Blue / T12 43.E6
      #7da7be
      ΔE = 1.895
  5. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Barton Blue / 90BG 38/185
      #84a9b9
      ΔE = 1.381
  6. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #7fa8be
      ΔE = 1.387
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Surf Blue
      #8aa9bd
      ΔE = 1.388
    2. Light Blue Firemist
      #84a5bc
      ΔE = 2.359
  8. Olympic

    1. ★ Kaleidoscope C52-3
      #8ba9bc
      ΔE = 1.398
    2. Serene Sea B53-3
      #77a9c0
      ΔE = 2.737
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Country House Blue
      #81abc1
      ΔE = 1.432
  10. AMC

    1. ★ Skyway Blue
      #8aabbb
      ΔE = 1.435
  11. Humbrol

    1. ★ 128 Us Compass Grey
      #82a5b8
      ΔE = 1.450
    2. ★ 128 Us Compass Grey
      #81a6b6
      ΔE = 1.863
  12. CIL

    1. ★ Barton Blue
      #81a9c0
      ΔE = 1.514
  13. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3020-B
      #88a7b6
      ΔE = 1.668
    2. ★ Cool Blue / S 3020-R90B
      #89a5b9
      ΔE = 2.245
  14. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Open Seas - 6500
      #87adbe
      ΔE = 1.713
    2. ★ Adrift - 7608
      #89abba
      ΔE = 1.738
  15. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Apollo Room 90BG 43/149
      #8cadbf
      ΔE = 1.760
    2. Paris Night 10BB 42/159
      #8caac1
      ΔE = 2.658
  16. Sikkens

    1. ★ S0.20.60
      #7ca9be
      ΔE = 1.778
    2. S7.19.60
      #81a6bf
      ΔE = 2.597
  17. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Thunder Bay / KM3157-2
      #8cacc0
      ΔE = 1.790
  18. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7305 - Beecher Falls
      #8baabf
      ΔE = 1.802
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5346
      #87abba
      ΔE = 1.813
  20. Ford

    1. ★ Diamond Blue
      #83a4b6
      ΔE = 1.816
    2. Light Willow
      #87a8b4
      ΔE = 2.812
  21. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Abraham
      #7ca6bb
      ΔE = 1.858
    2. ★ Bras de mer
      #82a4b5
      ΔE = 1.952
  22. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Limerick / 352-4
      #84aec1
      ΔE = 1.970
    2. ★ Arabella / 351-4
      #81acc4
      ΔE = 2.133
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Limerick 352-4
      #84aec1
      ΔE = 1.970
    2. ★ Provence 453-4
      #8ca9b7
      ΔE = 2.054
  24. Tollens

    1. ★ TF252-2
      #88a9c0
      ΔE = 2.036
  25. General Paint

    1. ★ Lulworth / CL 2273M
      #8aa5b5
      ΔE = 2.134
    2. Oxygen / CL 2324M
      #8ca6b9
      ΔE = 2.339
  26. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Thunder Blue
      #82a3b6
      ΔE = 2.164
    2. Ravi Blue
      #84aec6
      ΔE = 2.506
  27. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-e5
      #7ca9c1
      ΔE = 2.170
    2. 31-e5
      #86a5bd
      ΔE = 2.919
  28. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Colonial Blue / 1677
      #82a3b7
      ΔE = 2.235
  29. Focoltone

    1. 5021
      #80a3b8
      ΔE = 2.335
    2. 2184
      #92aaba
      ΔE = 2.719
  30. Valspar Paint

    1. Antique Blue
      #8ba5b4
      ΔE = 2.378
    2. Delft
      #86a4ba
      ΔE = 2.607
  31. Chrysler

    1. Glacier Blue
      #8babc2
      ΔE = 2.428
    2. French Blue
      #7ea2b5
      ΔE = 2.619
  32. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 3232T Stoneware Blue
      #81a3b3
      ΔE = 2.480
  33. Teknos

    1. GBI079
      #7da3b9
      ΔE = 2.556
  34. Asian Paints

    1. Aquarium Blue / 9225
      #88b0c2
      ΔE = 2.581
  35. Behr

    1. Cloudless Day ECC-32-1
      #91a9b9
      ΔE = 2.595
    2. Blue Denim 36E1
      #7ea2b7
      ΔE = 2.702
  36. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 8-088 - Wedgewood blue
      #83a3b2
      ΔE = 2.603
  37. Crown Paint

    1. Juliette
      #8fadbb
      ΔE = 2.626
  38. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10698
      #91a9b8
      ΔE = 2.631
  39. Dutch Boy

    1. Maritime Blue
      #92aec0
      ΔE = 2.879
  40. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-B
      #8bb1c4
      ΔE = 2.880
  41. Sto

    1. 35221
      #7fa6c0
      ΔE = 2.894
    2. 35322
      #88a5b1
      ΔE = 2.993
  42. Designers Guild

    1. TG Blue
      #7ba9b9
      ΔE = 2.935
  43. Resene

    1. Nepal B72-023-237
      #93aab9
      ΔE = 2.961
  44. Brillux

    1. 63.12.15
      #7ca4bd
      ΔE = 2.984

#85a9bc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#85a9bc foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #85a9bc">…</p>

#85a9bc background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #85a9bc">…</p>

#85a9bc shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #85a9bc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8759740
Binary
10000101, 10101001, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#85a9bc
Closest short hex
#8ab ΔE = 0.903
RGB
rgb(133, 169, 188)
RGBA
rgba(133, 169, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.271, g: 0.345, b: 0.384
RYB
red: 52.157%, yellow: 60.690%, blue: 73.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8017476 / 0xff85a9bc
HSL
hsl(201, 29%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 29%%, 63%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (200.727), saturation: 29% (0.293), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 200.727, saturation: 29.255, perceived brightness: 63.335
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 226.400, S: 39.646, L: 67.271
Cubehelix
H: -165.187, S: 0.335, L: 0.629
TSL
T: -1.927, S: 0.084, L: 0.629
CMYK
cyan: 29 (0.293), magenta: 10 (0.101), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 26 (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 48 (0.478), magenta: 34 (0.337), yellow: 26 (0.263)
XYZ
X: 32.935, Y: 36.992, Z: 52.972
xyY
x: 0.268, y: 0.301, Y: 36.992
CIELab
L: 67.271, a: -7.735, b: -13.728
CIELuv
L: 67.271, u: -18.729, v: -19.668
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.271, C: 15.757, H: 240.601
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.271, C: 27.159, H: 226.400
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.821, a: -9.777, b: -9.064
CIECAM02
J: 57.377, C: 24.956, h: 229.062, Q: 149.238, M: 21.824, s: 38.241, H: 290.182
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.132, jaune: -2.350, green: 2.014
LMS
L: 31.424, M: 39.944, S: 52.695
YCbCr
Y: 153.781, Cb: 141.669, Cr: 110.847
YCgCo
Y: 164.750, Cg: 4.250, Co: 19.500
YDbDr
Y: 160.402, Db: 41.527, Dr: 52.111
YPbPr
Y: 162.700, Pb: 13.640, Pr: -18.874
xvYCC
Y: 155.731, Cb: 139.982, Cr: 111.420
YIQ
Y: 160.402, I: -27.550, Q: -1.701
YUV
Y: 160.402, U: 13.582, V: -24.040
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/4 ΔE = 4.076
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 8.577

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