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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

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%

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#87a5ec HTML / CSS Code Examples

#87a5ec foreground

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #87a5ec">…</p>

#87a5ec background

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="background-color: #87a5ec">…</p>

#87a5ec shadow

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<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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