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Natural Color System / NCS S 1030-B / #86c4e0 Hex Color Code

#86c4e0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #86c4e0 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #86c4e0 is comprised of 52.55% red, 76.86% green and 87.84% blue. In the HSL color space #86c4e0 has a hue of 199° (degrees), 59% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.84 nm.

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#86c4e0 linear gradient to complementary #dca88a

  1. #86c4e0
  2. #9bc0d1
  3. #acbbc3
  4. #bbb6b5
  5. #c7b2a6
  6. #d2ad98
  7. #dca88a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #61a0bb
  2. #6eacc7
  3. #7ab8d3
  4. #86c4e0
  5. #92d0ed
  6. #9fddf9
  7. #abe9ff

Tones

  1. #86c4e0
  2. #90c1d8
  3. #98bed1
  4. #a0bcc9
  5. #a7b9c2
  6. #adb6ba
  7. #b3b3b3

Tints and Shades

#86c4e0 to white

  1. #86c4e0
  2. #9ccee5
  3. #b1d7ea
  4. #c5e1f0
  5. #d9ebf5
  6. #ecf5fa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#86c4e0 to black

  1. #86c4e0
  2. #6fa0b7
  3. #597e8f
  4. #435d69
  5. #2f3e46
  6. #1b2225
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ R7.22.69
      #8ac4dd
      ΔE = 0.980 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. S0.20.70
      #98c5da
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  2. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Undercool - 6957
      #7fc3e1
      ΔE = 1.032 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. ★ Sky Fall - 9049
      #89c6df
      ΔE = 1.276 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ Atlantic 7
      #8cc4e0
      ΔE = 1.043 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. ★ 41/11
      #80c0dc
      ΔE = 1.574 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Hidden Stream B2-B2-2
      #8cc4e0
      ΔE = 1.043 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Bicheno Bay / T12 43.D1
      #8bc5de
      ΔE = 1.087 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. It's A Boy / T10 40B-1
      #8cc1e0
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  6. Bristol

    1. ★ Bicheno Bay / P124-C3
      #8bc5de
      ΔE = 1.087 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. Blue Emotion / P113-C4
      #83bdda
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 297
      #85c7e3
      ΔE = 1.098 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. P 116-3 U
      #8cbed7
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  8. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Ciao Bella / 35D-3
      #86c7e2
      ΔE = 1.187 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  9. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7331-31 Cavalry Blue
      #8bc2db
      ΔE = 1.205 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. 7329-41 Heavenly
      #8ebfdd
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ 550D-4 Caribbean Coast
      #8cc2db
      ΔE = 1.277 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. 540B-4 Horizon Haze
      #79bede
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ Ballroom Blue
      #8ac7e1
      ΔE = 1.284 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. ★ DE 5828 - Winter Chime
      #83c7df
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  12. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Morning Glory
      #7dc4e0
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4087 Blue Chiffon 77BG 57/234
      #87c8e3
      ΔE = 1.482 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
    2. Cloudless Sky 70BG 50/235
      #7cbed7
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  14. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7361 - Lupes Lake
      #7ec3de
      ΔE = 1.518 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. ★ 7345 - Make A Splash
      #91c3db
      ΔE = 1.794 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  15. New Look

    1. ★ Yabba Dabba Blue / C18-10
      #80c4de
      ΔE = 1.533 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Mister Max / C18-09
      #91bed6
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  16. CIL

    1. ★ Delft China
      #89c8e6
      ΔE = 1.592 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  17. Glidden

    1. ★ By The Sea / 50BG 50/265
      #7bc2df
      ΔE = 1.668 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ Horizon Haze / PPG1237-4
      #80c1e2
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  18. Dulux

    1. ★ 79BG 53/259
      #86c9e5
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. ★ Holiday Blues 3
      #82c8e3
      ΔE = 1.823 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ La Fonda Fiesta Blue
      #79c3e1
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. ★ Billow
      #8bc7e6
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Great Outdoors / NP BGG 1567 P
      #83c5dd
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. Sky Blue / NP PB 1532 P
      #95c3db
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  21. Ford

    1. ★ Brite Blue
      #82c5e7
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  22. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-33-4 Watercolor Blue
      #80c5de
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  23. Berger

    1. ★ Lupe's Lake / 7361
      #86c3e4
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. Paradise Bay / 7409
      #7bc9e4
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  24. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Lupe's Lake
      #86c3e4
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. Paradise Bay
      #7bc9e4
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  25. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Lupe's Lake / 7361
      #86c3e4
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. Paradise Bay / 7409
      #7bc9e4
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  26. Disney

    1. ★ 3A-50-2 100 Acre Sky
      #93c6df
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  27. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Horizon Haze / PPG1237-4
      #80c1e2
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. Blue Bayou 253-4
      #7dbfd7
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  28. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-e3
      #8cbfd9
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 30-e2
      #93c9e4
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
  29. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Whimsy / A330
      #7dc5df
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. ★ Deluxe Days / A342
      #8bcae6
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  30. General Paint

    1. ★ Salty Sound / CL 2223W
      #7dbfdb
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  31. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Pool Party / 2059-50
      #77c5e3
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. ★ Aquarium Blue / 2058-50
      #81c0d8
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  32. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7fc0d9
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  33. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Cascade Blue 7360
      #7fc0d9
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  34. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Warm Blue
      #90c1d7
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  35. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Winter Chime / 589
      #83c7df
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  36. Kelly-Moore

    1. Cascade Blue / KM3149-2
      #89bfdd
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Lupe's Lake / KM3148-1
      #94c7e2
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  37. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1040-B
      #82c9e3
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  38. Laura Ashley

    1. 1314 Country Blue
      #8dc1d6
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 44-16 Posey Blue
      #80bcd8
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  39. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Glorious Sky 25-8
      #7dbfe0
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  40. Devoe Paint

    1. Delft China / 79BG 53/259
      #8bc8de
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  41. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25466
      #83c2e5
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Federal Standard 35466
      #86cbe4
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  42. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-33-4 Skyline
      #94c2d7
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. 2-32-4 Blue Opal
      #7ac6df
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  43. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 431
      #8fc2e1
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  44. Porter Paints

    1. Horizon Haze / 152-4
      #7ec0e3
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Blue Bayou / 253-4
      #7dbfd7
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  45. Brillux

    1. 66.15.12
      #90cae1
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
  46. Colortrend

    1. 0659
      #7dc9e3
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  47. Diamond Vogel

    1. Lasting Thoughts / 0659
      #7dc9e3
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  48. Duron

    1. Candid Blue
      #80caed
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  49. Peintures MF

    1. DD407-2
      #91c0dd
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  50. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5251
      #7cbcd9
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 45.3%

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#86c4e0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#86c4e0 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #86c4e0">…</p>

#86c4e0 background

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="background-color: #86c4e0">…</p>

#86c4e0 shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #86c4e0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8832224
Binary
10000110, 11000100, 11100000
Hexadecimal
#86c4e0
LRV
≈ 49.9%
Closest short hex
#8ce ΔE = 3.285
RGB
rgb(134, 196, 224)
RGBA
rgba(134, 196, 224, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.242, g: 0.354, b: 0.404
RYB
red: 52.549%, yellow: 66.945%, blue: 87.843%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7944992 / 0xff86c4e0
HSL
hsl(199, 59%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 59%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (198.667), saturation: 40% (0.402), value: 88% (0.878)
HSP
hue: 198.667, saturation: 40.179%, perceived brightness: 71.925%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 225.140, S: 55.340, L: 76.025
Cubehelix
H: -167.690, S: 0.621, L: 0.708
TSL
T: -1.872, S: 0.126, L: 0.708
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.402), magenta: 12% (0.125), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.122)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.475), magenta: 23% (0.231), yellow: 12% (0.122)
XYZ
X: 43.021, Y: 49.927, Z: 77.877
xyY
x: 0.252, y: 0.292, Y: 49.927
CIELab
L: 76.025, a: -12.757, b: -20.196
CIELuv
L: 76.025, u: -29.692, v: -29.837
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.025, C: 23.888, H: 237.721
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.025, C: 42.094, H: 225.140
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.659, a: -14.973, b: -15.885
CIECAM02
J: 67.207, C: 35.543, h: 226.790, Q: 161.517, M: 31.082, s: 43.868, H: 287.481
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.147, jaune: -3.409, green: 3.160
LMS
L: 40.328, M: 54.957, S: 77.392
YCbCr
Y: 171.174, Cb: 149.468, Cr: 98.794
YCgCo
Y: 187.500, Cg: 8.500, Co: 11.000
YDbDr
Y: 180.654, Db: 65.224, Dr: 88.722
YPbPr
Y: 184.810, Pb: 21.130, Pr: -32.288
xvYCC
Y: 174.719, Cb: 146.561, Cr: 99.637
YIQ
Y: 180.654, I: -45.930, Q: -4.398
YUV
Y: 180.654, U: 21.332, V: -40.930
Munsell Color System
10B 7/6 ΔE = 2.332
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 3.633

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