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Natural Color System / NCS S 1040-R80B / #85a9ea Hex Color Code

#85a9ea Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #85a9ea is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #85a9ea is comprised of 52.16% red, 66.27% green and 91.76% blue. In the HSL color space #85a9ea has a hue of 219° (degrees), 71% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.29 nm.

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#85a9ea linear gradient to complementary #d1c89e

  1. #85a9ea
  2. #96aede
  3. #a5b3d1
  4. #b2b8c5
  5. #bdbdb8
  6. #c8c3ab
  7. #d1c89e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6389c8
  2. #6f94d3
  3. #7a9ede
  4. #85a9ea
  5. #90b4f6
  6. #9cbfff
  7. #a7caff

Tones

  1. #85a9ea
  2. #90abe2
  3. #99aed9
  4. #a2b0d1
  5. #aab3c9
  6. #b1b5c0
  7. #b8b8b8

Tints and Shades

#85a9ea to White

  1. #85a9ea
  2. #9bb7ee
  3. #b0c5f1
  4. #c5d3f5
  5. #d9e1f8
  6. #ecf0fc
  7. #ffffff

#85a9ea to Black

  1. #85a9ea
  2. #6e8bbf
  3. #586d95
  4. #43516e
  5. #2e3749
  6. #1b1f27
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.604
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Blue Cue / 599
      #84a5dc
      ΔE = 2.743
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    1. DE 5892 - Blue Cue
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      #88acf8
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#85a9ea HTML / CSS Code Examples

#85a9ea foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #85a9ea">…</p>

#85a9ea background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #85a9ea">…</p>

#85a9ea 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 #85a9ea">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8759786
Binary
10000101, 10101001, 11101010
Hexadecimal
#85a9ea
Closest short hex
#8ae ΔE = 1.074
RGB
rgb(133, 169, 234)
RGBA
rgba(133, 169, 234, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.248, g: 0.315, b: 0.437
RYB
red: 52.157%, yellow: 62.565%, blue: 91.765%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8017430 / 0xff85a9ea
HSL
hsl(219, 71%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(219, 71%%, 72%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 219° (218.614), saturation: 43% (0.432), value: 92% (0.918)
HSP
hue: 218.614, saturation: 43.162, perceived brightness: 65.967
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.812, S: 74.886, L: 68.969
Cubehelix
H: -143.660, S: 0.653, L: 0.648
TSL
T: -2.045, S: 0.117, L: 0.650
CMYK
cyan: 43 (0.432), magenta: 28 (0.278), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 8 (0.082)
CMY
cyan: 48 (0.478), magenta: 34 (0.337), yellow: 8 (0.082)
XYZ
X: 38.707, Y: 39.301, Z: 83.372
xyY
x: 0.240, y: 0.244, Y: 39.301
CIELab
L: 68.969, a: 4.370, b: -36.474
CIELuv
L: 68.969, u: -19.334, v: -58.848
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.969, C: 36.735, H: 276.832
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.969, C: 61.942, H: 251.812
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.690, a: 0.505, b: -34.967
CIECAM02
J: 59.179, C: 44.426, h: 255.513, Q: 151.563, M: 38.850, s: 50.629, H: 308.776
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.257, jaune: -6.363, green: 1.477
LMS
L: 31.709, M: 39.987, S: 82.639
YCbCr
Y: 158.289, Cb: 161.863, Cr: 107.581
YCgCo
Y: 176.250, Cg: -7.250, Co: 8.000
YDbDr
Y: 165.646, Db: 102.845, Dr: 62.093
YPbPr
Y: 166.012, Pb: 36.640, Pr: -20.990
xvYCC
Y: 158.575, Cb: 160.186, Cr: 109.562
YIQ
Y: 165.646, I: -42.328, Q: 12.611
YUV
Y: 165.646, U: 33.638, V: -28.641
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.579
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 5.375

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