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#87a5ec Hex Color Code

#87a5ec Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #87a5ec is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #87a5ec is comprised of 52.94% red, 64.71% green and 92.55% blue. In the HSL color space #87a5ec has a hue of 222° (degrees), 73% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.53 nm.

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

#87a5ec linear gradient to complementary #d1cda2

  1. #87a5ec
  2. #98abe0
  3. #a6b2d4
  4. #b3b8c8
  5. #bebfbb
  6. #c8c6af
  7. #d1cda2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6686ca
  2. #7190d5
  3. #7c9ae1
  4. #87a5ec
  5. #92b0f7
  6. #9dbaff
  7. #a9c5ff

Tones

  1. #87a5ec
  2. #92a8e4
  3. #9bacdb
  4. #a4afd3
  5. #acb3cb
  6. #b3b6c2
  7. #bababa

Tints and Shades

#87a5ec to white

  1. #87a5ec
  2. #9db3ef
  3. #b2c2f3
  4. #c6d1f6
  5. #d9e0f9
  6. #eceffc
  7. #ffffff

#87a5ec to black

  1. #87a5ec
  2. #7087c0
  3. #596b97
  4. #44506f
  5. #2f3649
  6. #1b1e27
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 260 / Lazur 120
      #8ca4e4
      ΔE = 1.475 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. 80 12 265 / Astra 80
      #94a4e8
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2122 U
      #8fa4e3
      ΔE = 1.823 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-R80B
      #85a9ea
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  4. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  5. Plascon

    1. Mamello B5-A2-1
      #88acf8
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 41.5%

#87a5ec HTML / CSS Code Examples

#87a5ec foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #87a5ec">…</p>

#87a5ec background

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #87a5ec">…</p>

#87a5ec 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 #87a5ec">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8889836
Binary
10000111, 10100101, 11101100
Hexadecimal
#87a5ec
LRV
≈ 38.1%
Closest short hex
#8ae ΔE = 1.941
RGB
rgb(135, 165, 236)
RGBA
rgba(135, 165, 236, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.252, g: 0.308, b: 0.440
RYB
red: 0.529%, yellow: 0.620%, blue: 0.925%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7887380 / 0xff87a5ec
HSL
hsl(222, 73%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 73%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.178), saturation: 43% (0.428), value: 93% (0.925)
HSP
hue: 222.178, saturation: 42.797%, perceived brightness: 65.362%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.897, S: 77.915, L: 68.105
Cubehelix
H: -139.712, S: 0.664, L: 0.642
TSL
T: -2.194, S: 0.115, L: 0.644
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.428), magenta: 30% (0.301), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.075)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.471), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 7% (0.075)
XYZ
X: 38.582, Y: 38.115, Z: 84.665
xyY
x: 0.239, y: 0.236, Y: 38.115
CIELab
L: 68.105, a: 7.691, b: -38.903
CIELuv
L: 68.105, u: -17.070, v: -63.253
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.105, C: 39.656, H: 281.183
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.105, C: 65.516, H: 254.897
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.737, a: 3.512, b: -38.092
CIECAM02
J: 58.269, C: 45.968, h: 259.481, Q: 150.393, M: 40.199, s: 51.700, H: 310.817
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.276, jaune: -6.821, green: 1.112
LMS
L: 30.898, M: 38.070, S: 83.893
YCbCr
Y: 156.983, Cb: 163.609, Cr: 109.789
YCgCo
Y: 175.250, Cg: -10.250, Co: 8.500
YDbDr
Y: 164.124, Db: 108.143, Dr: 55.397
YPbPr
Y: 163.722, Pb: 38.950, Pr: -18.266
xvYCC
Y: 156.608, Cb: 162.215, Cr: 111.955
YIQ
Y: 164.124, I: -40.681, Q: 15.747
YUV
Y: 164.124, U: 35.372, V: -25.551
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.984
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 5.019

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