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#87a4df Hex Color Code

#87a4df Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #87a4df is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #87a4df is comprised of 52.94% red, 64.31% green and 87.45% blue. In the HSL color space #87a4df has a hue of 220° (degrees), 58% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.84 nm.

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#87a4df linear gradient to complementary #cbc49b

  1. #87a4df
  2. #96a9d4
  3. #a3aec9
  4. #afb4be
  5. #b9b9b2
  6. #c2bea7
  7. #cbc49b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6785be
  2. #728fc9
  3. #7c9ad4
  4. #87a4df
  5. #92afea
  6. #9db9f5
  7. #a8c4ff

Tones

  1. #87a4df
  2. #90a6d8
  3. #98a9d0
  4. #a0abc9
  5. #a7aec2
  6. #adb0ba
  7. #b3b3b3

Tints and Shades

#87a4df to white

  1. #87a4df
  2. #9cb3e4
  3. #b1c1ea
  4. #c5d0ef
  5. #d8e0f5
  6. #eceffa
  7. #ffffff

#87a4df to black

  1. #87a4df
  2. #7087b6
  3. #596a8f
  4. #434f69
  5. #2f3646
  6. #1b1e25
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 0.850 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2040-R70B
      #8ba1d3
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Blue Cue / 599
      #84a5dc
      ΔE = 1.511 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  3. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5892 - Blue Cue
      #84a5dc
      ΔE = 1.511 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Stardust B5-C2-2
      #88a0d8
      ΔE = 1.590 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 260 / Lazur 120
      #8ca4e4
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  6. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Royal Regatta / KM3102-2
      #85a1d6
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7451
      #91a6db
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. 7453
      #829cd4
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-R80B
      #85a9ea
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  9. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Autumn Crocus 28-9
      #879fd1
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-4 Paradise
      #95a9de
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. 2-37-4 Blue Thoughts
      #89a5d4
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 37.0%

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#87a4df HTML / CSS Code Examples

#87a4df foreground

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="color: #87a4df">…</p>

#87a4df background

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #87a4df">…</p>

#87a4df shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #87a4df">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8889567
Binary
10000111, 10100100, 11011111
Hexadecimal
#87a4df
LRV
≈ 37.0%
Closest short hex
#8ae ΔE = 2.886
RGB
rgb(135, 164, 223)
RGBA
rgba(135, 164, 223, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.259, g: 0.314, b: 0.427
RYB
red: 0.529%, yellow: 0.615%, blue: 0.875%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7887649 / 0xff87a4df
HSL
hsl(220, 58%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 58%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.227), saturation: 39% (0.395), value: 87% (0.875)
HSP
hue: 220.227, saturation: 39.462%, perceived brightness: 64.326%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.776, S: 63.746, L: 67.298
Cubehelix
H: -141.851, S: 0.565, L: 0.634
TSL
T: -2.112, S: 0.103, L: 0.636
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.395), magenta: 26% (0.265), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.125)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.471), magenta: 36% (0.357), yellow: 13% (0.125)
XYZ
X: 36.582, Y: 37.028, Z: 75.017
xyY
x: 0.246, y: 0.249, Y: 37.028
CIELab
L: 67.298, a: 4.661, b: -33.026
CIELuv
L: 67.298, u: -16.400, v: -52.901
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.298, C: 33.354, H: 278.034
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.298, C: 55.385, H: 252.776
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.850, a: 0.823, b: -30.498
CIECAM02
J: 57.414, C: 40.597, h: 257.347, Q: 149.286, M: 35.501, s: 48.765, H: 309.714
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.245, jaune: -5.768, green: 1.162
LMS
L: 30.532, M: 37.573, S: 74.385
YCbCr
Y: 155.205, Cb: 158.193, Cr: 111.080
YCgCo
Y: 171.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: 11.750
YDbDr
Y: 162.055, Db: 91.697, Dr: 51.460
YPbPr
Y: 162.071, Pb: 32.835, Pr: -17.214
xvYCC
Y: 155.190, Cb: 156.843, Cr: 112.879
YIQ
Y: 162.055, I: -36.230, Q: 12.225
YUV
Y: 162.055, U: 29.992, V: -23.736
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 3.335
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 5.734

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