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#87a9ff Hex Color Code

#87a9ff Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #87a9ff is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #87a9ff is comprised of 52.94% red, 66.27% green and 100% blue. In the HSL color space #87a9ff has a hue of 223° (degrees), 100% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.79 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#87a9ff linear gradient to complementary #dad8ac

  1. #87a9ff
  2. #9bb0f2
  3. #abb8e4
  4. #b9c0d6
  5. #c5c8c9
  6. #d0d0ba
  7. #dad8ac

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6489dc
  2. #6f93e7
  3. #7b9ef3
  4. #87a9ff
  5. #93b4ff
  6. #9fbfff
  7. #aacaff

Tones

  1. #87a9ff
  2. #94adf5
  3. #a0b1eb
  4. #aab6e1
  5. #b3bad7
  6. #bbbecd
  7. #c3c3c3

Tints and Shades

#87a9ff to white

  1. #87a9ff
  2. #9eb7ff
  3. #b4c5ff
  4. #c7d3ff
  5. #dbe1ff
  6. #edf0ff
  7. #ffffff

#87a9ff to black

  1. #87a9ff
  2. #708bd0
  3. #5a6da2
  4. #445177
  5. #2f374f
  6. #1c1e29
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Mamello B5-A2-1
      #88acf8
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Sheilas Promise B6-A2-1
      #98a8fc
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 41.7%

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#87a9ff HTML / CSS Code Examples

#87a9ff foreground

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #87a9ff">…</p>

#87a9ff background

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #87a9ff">…</p>

#87a9ff shadow

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #87a9ff">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8890879
Binary
10000111, 10101001, 11111111
Hexadecimal
#87a9ff
LRV
≈ 40.7%
Closest short hex
#8af ΔE = 0.389
RGB
rgb(135, 169, 255)
RGBA
rgba(135, 169, 255, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.242, g: 0.302, b: 0.456
RYB
red: 0.529%, yellow: 0.633%, blue: 1.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7886337 / 0xff87a9ff
HSL
hsl(223, 100%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 100%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (223.000), saturation: 47% (0.471), value: 100% (1.000)
HSP
hue: 223.000, saturation: 47.059%, perceived brightness: 67.500%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.081, S: 99.987, L: 69.996
Cubehelix
H: -138.829, S: 0.812, L: 0.660
TSL
T: -2.229, S: 0.130, L: 0.661
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.471), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 0% (0.000)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.471), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 0% (0.000)
XYZ
X: 42.224, Y: 40.744, Z: 100.228
xyY
x: 0.230, y: 0.222, Y: 40.744
CIELab
L: 69.996, a: 10.839, b: -46.284
CIELuv
L: 69.996, u: -18.940, v: -76.423
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.996, C: 47.536, H: 283.181
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.996, C: 78.735, H: 256.081
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.831, a: 6.372, b: -48.415
CIECAM02
J: 60.309, C: 52.734, h: 260.209, Q: 153.004, M: 46.115, s: 54.900, H: 311.195
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.311, jaune: -8.143, green: 1.217
LMS
L: 32.168, M: 40.066, S: 99.245
YCbCr
Y: 160.861, Cb: 170.786, Cr: 106.968
YCgCo
Y: 182.000, Cg: -13.000, Co: 3.750
YDbDr
Y: 168.638, Db: 129.938, Dr: 63.984
YPbPr
Y: 167.950, Pb: 46.910, Pr: -20.956
xvYCC
Y: 160.239, Cb: 169.207, Cr: 109.592
YIQ
Y: 168.638, I: -47.883, Q: 19.568
YUV
Y: 168.638, U: 42.500, V: -29.511
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 8.514
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 5.873

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