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#85b8b6 Hex Color Code

#85b8b6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #85b8b6 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #85b8b6 is comprised of 52.16% red, 72.16% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #85b8b6 has a hue of 178° (degrees), 26% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 492.3 nm.

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#85b8b6 linear gradient to complementary #bd8084

  1. #85b8b6
  2. #92afad
  3. #9da6a5
  4. #a79d9d
  5. #af9494
  6. #b78a8c
  7. #bd8084

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #649695
  2. #6fa2a0
  3. #7aadab
  4. #85b8b6
  5. #90c3c1
  6. #9bcfcd
  7. #a7dbd9

Tints and Shades

#85b8b6 to white

  1. #85b8b6
  2. #9ac4c2
  3. #aecfce
  4. #c2dbda
  5. #d6e7e6
  6. #ebf3f2
  7. #ffffff

#85b8b6 to black

  1. #85b8b6
  2. #6e9795
  3. #577775
  4. #425857
  5. #2e3b3b
  6. #1a2020
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2020-B40G
      #83b7b5
      ΔE = 0.458 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. S 2020-B50G
      #83b6af
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ 90GG 42/171
      #85b6b4
      ΔE = 0.709 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ P0.15.65
      #85b8b4
      ΔE = 0.872 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ San Gabriel Green
      #84b5b3
      ΔE = 1.046 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Glades Green
      #7cb1ad
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / 6034
      #88b9b9
      ΔE = 1.110 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Natural Green / S 2030-B50G
      #85c0bc
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  6. KILZ

    1. ★ Venice Escape / D822
      #80b7b7
      ΔE = 1.183 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. ★ Soothing Eucalyptus / E731
      #84bcb9
      ΔE = 1.510 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10667
      #8bb7b5
      ΔE = 1.227 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  8. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-29-4 Seaway
      #8cb9b6
      ΔE = 1.315 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. ★ 4-30-4 Key Largo
      #85b4b6
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Placid Blue
      #8ab8b8
      ΔE = 1.331 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Seamist Green
      #92b8b8
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  10. Peintures MF

    1. ★ La porte de l'hiver
      #81b4b3
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. ★ Aquarelle
      #7cb7b5
      ΔE = 1.572 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  11. Tollens

    1. ★ T2025-2
      #7db7b4
      ΔE = 1.511 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  12. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 6034 / Pastel turquoise
      #7fb5b5
      ΔE = 1.553 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  13. Plascon

    1. ★ Sea Ghost G6-E2-3
      #84b4b4
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. ★ Crystal Ball G5-E2-3
      #8cb8b8
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Quiet Rain X96R180D
      #88bcbc
      ΔE = 1.711 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Trade Secret
      #78b4b2
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  15. Duron

    1. ★ Reflecting Pool
      #7eb6b7
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Drizzle
      #8cb5b7
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  16. Little Greene

    1. ★ Twist
      #8fb9b7
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  17. Taubmans

    1. ★ Kingston Aqua / T10 49E-1
      #8dbcbc
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. ★ Bras D'or / T12 47.E6
      #8cbdb8
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  18. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Caribbean Green / 302-4
      #87b9b2
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Carribean Green 302-4
      #87b9b2
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Caribbean Green / PPG1141-4
      #89bab2
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  20. General Paint

    1. ★ Fondly / CL 2134M
      #7eb8b2
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  21. Glidden

    1. ★ Prince Edward Teal / 90GG 42/171
      #84b6b9
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Caribbean Green / PPG1141-4
      #89bab2
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  22. Bristol

    1. ★ Bras D'Or / P132-C3
      #8cbdb8
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  23. Devoe Paint

    1. Prince Edward Isle / 90GG 42/171
      #87b6af
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Blue Niche / 30BG 43/163
      #8eb7b9
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  24. Dutch Boy

    1. Lake Champlain
      #8bbdbe
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. North Coast
      #7fb1ac
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  25. Benjamin Moore

    1. Spirit in the Sky / 676
      #90bdbb
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  26. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Turquoise Trick / 7472
      #85b5b8
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  27. Clark+Kensington

    1. Ticket to Paradise / 31B-4
      #84b1b0
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  28. Caparol

    1. 78 8 183 / Schweinfurter Gruen 40
      #78b8b4
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 37/17
      #78bcbc
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  29. ICI Paints

    1. Splish Splash 90GG 49/159
      #8fbebc
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Prince Edward Isle 90GG 42/171
      #7db1af
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  30. Fender

    1. 97 / Tropical Turquoise
      #83bfbd
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  31. Magnolia Home

    1. Morning Calm / JG-77
      #8fb4b2
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  32. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Blithe Blue - 9052
      #90bdbd
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Reflecting Pool - 6486
      #7bb1b2
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  33. Earthpaint

    1. 3-29-4 Lovebird
      #88bfba
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  34. Laura Ashley

    1. 45-2 Hampton Court
      #8fb8ba
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  35. Sico

    1. 6160-41 Lazuli Bunting
      #92bdbb
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. 6155-41 Paris 1900
      #8eb7ba
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  36. TRUMATCH

    1. 24-c2
      #7fbbb4
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. 24-d4
      #8ab2ad
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  37. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2232 UP
      #79b2b1
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. P 125-4 C
      #78b2b0
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  38. Behr

    1. River Run C40-83
      #8bb3ad
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  39. Crown Diamond

    1. 7314-41 Paris 1900
      #8eb7ba
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 43.2%

#85b8b6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#85b8b6 foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #85b8b6">…</p>

#85b8b6 background

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #85b8b6">…</p>

#85b8b6 shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #85b8b6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8763574
Binary
10000101, 10111000, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#85b8b6
LRV
≈ 42.6%
Closest short hex
#8bb ΔE = 1.455
RGB
rgb(133, 184, 182)
RGBA
rgba(133, 184, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.267, g: 0.369, b: 0.365
RYB
red: 0.522%, yellow: 0.624%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8013642 / 0xff85b8b6
HSL
hsl(178, 26%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(178, 26%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 178° (177.647), saturation: 28% (0.277), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 177.647, saturation: 27.717%, perceived brightness: 66.711%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 188.610, S: 45.491, L: 71.312
Cubehelix
H: -190.480, S: 0.359, L: 0.661
TSL
T: -1.452, S: 0.101, L: 0.661
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.277), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 1% (0.011), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 48% (0.478), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 35.254, Y: 42.643, Z: 50.620
xyY
x: 0.274, y: 0.332, Y: 42.643
CIELab
L: 71.312, a: -17.098, b: -4.398
CIELuv
L: 71.312, u: -25.286, v: -3.829
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.312, C: 17.654, H: 194.424
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.312, C: 25.574, H: 188.610
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.302, a: -17.912, b: -0.249
CIECAM02
J: 61.828, C: 24.899, h: 196.036, Q: 154.918, M: 21.774, s: 37.490, H: 247.896
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.070, jaune: -0.727, green: 3.092
LMS
L: 35.933, M: 47.891, S: 50.466
YCbCr
Y: 160.753, Cb: 134.670, Cr: 105.753
YCgCo
Y: 170.750, Cg: 13.250, Co: 21.000
YDbDr
Y: 168.523, Db: 20.284, Dr: 67.549
YPbPr
Y: 172.993, Pb: 4.865, Pr: -25.408
xvYCC
Y: 164.570, Cb: 132.274, Cr: 105.681
YIQ
Y: 168.523, I: -29.739, Q: -11.407
YUV
Y: 168.523, U: 6.633, V: -31.165
Munsell Color System
10BG 7/4 ΔE = 2.125
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 14.436

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