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Volkswagen Whisper Blue / #86abc6 Hex Color Code

#86abc6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #86abc6 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #86abc6 is comprised of 52.55% red, 67.06% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #86abc6 has a hue of 205° (degrees), 36% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.53 nm.

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#86abc6 linear gradient to complementary #c0a68c

  1. #86abc6
  2. #93aabc
  3. #9ea9b3
  4. #a7a8a9
  5. #b0a89f
  6. #b8a796
  7. #c0a68c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #678ba5
  2. #7196b0
  3. #7ba0bb
  4. #86abc6
  5. #91b6d1
  6. #9bc1dc
  7. #a6cce8

Tints and Shades

#86abc6 to white

  1. #86abc6
  2. #9bb9cf
  3. #afc6d9
  4. #c3d4e2
  5. #d7e2ec
  6. #ebf1f5
  7. #ffffff

#86abc6 to black

  1. #86abc6
  2. #6f8ca2
  3. #586f7f
  4. #43525e
  5. #2e383f
  6. #1b1f22
  7. #000000

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Exact Matching Paints

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  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Winter Haven B2-E2-3
      #88acc8
      ΔE = 0.684 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  2. Olympic

    1. ★ Angel Eyes C51-3
      #8cabc6
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Kaleidoscope C52-3
      #8ba9bc
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  3. Levis

    1. ★ Atl Denim C1
      #83a8c1
      ΔE = 1.391 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Glacier Blue
      #8babc2
      ΔE = 1.408 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. ★ Frost Blue
      #8bafc7
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Banff Blue
      #83a9c1
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Light Stellar Blue
      #7caecb
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  6. Ford

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #80adcb
      ΔE = 1.543 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. ★ Light Blue
      #87abcb
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Far Horizons / 7296
      #89aec6
      ΔE = 1.547 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Paris Night 10BB 42/159
      #8caac1
      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. ★ Horizon Blue 10BB 43/206
      #86afcd
      ΔE = 1.685 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-e4
      #8eadc7
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. 31-e5
      #86a5bd
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  10. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Boyish Grin / NP PB 1539 T
      #8cafcb
      ΔE = 1.765 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  11. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Stormfang
      #80a7c1
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Soft Jazz / 809
      #82a6c1
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. ★ San Francisco Bay / 802
      #7aa8c6
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  13. Homebase

    1. ★ China Blue
      #8eacc8
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  14. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Étincelle bleue
      #84a9c9
      ΔE = 1.966 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. ★ Virginia Beach
      #7aaac7
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Kaleidoscope 449-4
      #8ca8bf
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. ★ Arabella 351-4
      #81acc4
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  16. Sto

    1. ★ 35121
      #8faac2
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. ★ 35221
      #7fa6c0
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  17. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Cosmos - 6528
      #8ea9c2
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Notable Hue - 6521
      #8ba7bb
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  18. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Ravi Blue
      #84aec6
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  19. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7305 - Beecher Falls
      #8baabf
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. 7296 - Far Horizons
      #80a3bd
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  20. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.20.60
      #7fa6c3
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. ★ S7.19.60
      #81a6bf
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Arabella / 351-4
      #81acc4
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Serene Sea / 350-4
      #77a6c3
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  22. CIL

    1. ★ Barton Blue
      #81a9c0
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  23. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Beecher Falls
      #91acc4
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  24. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Beecher Falls / 7305
      #91acc4
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  25. Berger

    1. ★ Beecher Falls / 7305
      #91acc4
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  26. Behr

    1. ★ 570D-4 Colorado Springs
      #81a5c1
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. French Blue RAH-78
      #8fa8bd
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  27. Taubmans

    1. ★ Flax Flower / T12 42.E5
      #81aec7
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. French Blue / T12 43.E6
      #7da7be
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  28. Bristol

    1. ★ Flax Flower / P110-C4
      #81aec7
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. French Blue / P114-C4
      #7da7be
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  29. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-35-4 Crushed Blue Stone
      #81aec7
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  30. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6106
      #89a6c1
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  31. Duron

    1. ★ Resolute Blue
      #8ab1ce
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  32. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10425
      #88afcf
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. CF10424
      #8ab1d1
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  33. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Pompadour
      #8aa6be
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. Light Blue
      #7fa8be
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  34. Kelly-Moore

    1. Thunder Bay / KM3157-2
      #8cacc0
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Far Horizons / KM3117-2
      #92aeca
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  35. Colortrend

    1. Current
      #90a9bf
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. 0617
      #89a5c2
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  36. Devoe Paint

    1. Toronto Jays / 16BB 41/268
      #82b0d1
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  37. Glidden

    1. Country House Blue
      #81abc1
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  38. Dulux

    1. 90BG 38/185
      #80a9bf
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Venetian Crystal 6
      #89b3d0
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  39. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Cornflower C20
      #83abc0
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Hydrangea Blue C21
      #90b0c5
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  40. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Daphne 27-8
      #83a8ca
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  41. Tollens

    1. T2012-4
      #81aed1
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. TF251-3
      #77abcd
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  42. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R90B
      #92aac4
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  43. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Eyes
      #85abce
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. Delft
      #86a4ba
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  44. Disney

    1. 3C-30-3 Oh Bother Blue
      #7ca5c5
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  45. General Paint

    1. Mirage / CL 2253M
      #7db0cc
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  46. Diamond Vogel

    1. John's Blue / 0617
      #89a5c2
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 36.1%

#86abc6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#86abc6 foreground

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="color: #86abc6">…</p>

#86abc6 background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #86abc6">…</p>

#86abc6 shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #86abc6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8825798
Binary
10000110, 10101011, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#86abc6
LRV
≈ 38.3%
Closest short hex
#7ac ΔE = 2.667
RGB
rgb(134, 171, 198)
RGBA
rgba(134, 171, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.266, g: 0.340, b: 0.394
RYB
red: 0.525%, yellow: 0.617%, blue: 0.776%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7951418 / 0xff86abc6
HSL
hsl(205, 36%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 36%%, 65%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (205.312), saturation: 32% (0.323), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 205.312, saturation: 32.323%, perceived brightness: 64.441%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 233.971, S: 41.690, L: 68.219
Cubehelix
H: -159.560, S: 0.392, L: 0.639
TSL
T: -2.062, S: 0.090, L: 0.639
CMYK
cyan: 32% (0.323), magenta: 14% (0.136), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.475), magenta: 33% (0.329), yellow: 22% (0.224)
XYZ
X: 34.584, Y: 38.270, Z: 58.980
xyY
x: 0.262, y: 0.290, Y: 38.270
CIELab
L: 68.219, a: -6.055, b: -17.829
CIELuv
L: 68.219, u: -19.282, v: -26.510
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.219, C: 18.829, H: 251.242
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.219, C: 32.781, H: 233.971
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.863, a: -8.469, b: -13.223
CIECAM02
J: 58.427, C: 28.386, h: 236.540, Q: 150.598, M: 24.823, s: 40.599, H: 298.872
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.154, jaune: -3.058, green: 1.954
LMS
L: 32.206, M: 40.989, S: 58.625
YCbCr
Y: 156.026, Cb: 145.329, Cr: 109.840
YCgCo
Y: 168.500, Cg: 2.500, Co: 17.500
YDbDr
Y: 163.015, Db: 52.641, Dr: 55.180
YPbPr
Y: 165.063, Pb: 17.755, Pr: -19.742
xvYCC
Y: 157.760, Cb: 143.597, Cr: 110.658
YIQ
Y: 163.015, I: -30.716, Q: 0.577
YUV
Y: 163.015, U: 17.218, V: -25.455
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/6 ΔE = 5.365
Brand Color
500px ΔE = 8.577

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