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Lightskyblue / Light sky blue / #87cefa Hex Color Code

#87cefa Paint ChipThe color lightskyblue / Light sky blue with hexadecimal color code #87cefa is a light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #87cefa is comprised of 52.94% red, 80.78% green and 98.04% blue. In the HSL color space #87cefa has a hue of 203° (degrees), 92% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.7 nm.

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#87cefa linear gradient to complementary #ecc095

  1. #87cefa
  2. #a0cce9
  3. #b5c9d8
  4. #c5c7c8
  5. #d4c5b7
  6. #e1c2a6
  7. #ecc095

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5fa8d2
  2. #6cb4df
  3. #7ac1ed
  4. #87cefa
  5. #94dbff
  6. #a2e8ff
  7. #aff6ff

Tones

  1. #87cefa
  2. #94ccf0
  3. #9fcae7
  4. #a9c7dd
  5. #b2c5d4
  6. #bac3ca
  7. #c1c1c1

Tints and Shades

#87cefa to white

  1. #87cefa
  2. #9ed6fb
  3. #b3defc
  4. #c7e6fd
  5. #daeefe
  6. #edf7fe
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#87cefa to black

  1. #87cefa
  2. #70a8cc
  3. #5a849f
  4. #446275
  5. #2f414d
  6. #1c2329
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5842 - Light Azure
      #92cbf1
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
    2. DE 5835 - Below Zero
      #87cded
      ΔE = 4.014 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Light Azure / 748
      #92cbf1
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
    2. Astral / 703
      #8ec2e7
      ΔE = 4.355 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6004
      #81c8f1
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  4. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 0540-R90B
      #98d1f6
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 58.9%
    2. Cool Blue / S 1030-R90B
      #a5cfe9
      ΔE = 5.116 / LRV ≈ 58.5%
  5. Delta

    1. Blue Danube / 020130202W
      #91c9ed
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
    2. Blue Heaven / 020370202W
      #73c1ec
      ΔE = 5.100 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  6. Duron

    1. Undercool
      #8ac8ed
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
    2. Candid Blue
      #80caed
      ΔE = 3.754 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  7. Glidden

    1. Blue Chiffon / 77BG 57/234
      #97caec
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
    2. Sweet Dreams / PPG1241-3
      #9bc7ea
      ΔE = 3.860 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
  8. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Blue Sky / 7329
      #8fc9eb
      ΔE = 3.002 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
  9. Rodda Paint

    1. Blue Sky 7329
      #8fc9eb
      ΔE = 3.002 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
  10. Flügger

    1. Babys Pool (IN-790)
      #9ccef0
      ΔE = 3.080 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
  11. FolkArt

    1. Calypso Sky / 524
      #9acaed
      ΔE = 3.123 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
    2. Blue Lullaby / 6449
      #8fc7ea
      ΔE = 3.167 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 0530-R90B
      #9fcff7
      ΔE = 3.445 / LRV ≈ 58.7%
  13. Apple Barrel

    1. Summer Sky / 21973E
      #8cd2f4
      ΔE = 3.498 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. Summer Splash
      #7fc4f1
      ΔE = 3.521 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Skyward
      #9dc8ed
      ΔE = 3.898 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. 31-d
      #87c4eb
      ΔE = 3.550 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. 31-e1
      #a5cde9
      ΔE = 4.756 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
  16. ProMarker

    1. Cloud Blue
      #a0cdee
      ΔE = 3.643 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
  17. Crayola

    1. Cornflower
      #93ccea
      ΔE = 3.811 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
    2. Battery Charge Blue
      #67c8ff
      ΔE = 4.195 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  18. Brighto Paints

    1. 6819 Brighto Blue
      #7ed2f7
      ΔE = 3.842 / LRV ≈ 57.2%
    2. 9008 Brighto Blue
      #7fd6fa
      ΔE = 4.877 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Sweet Dreams / PPG1241-3
      #9bc7ea
      ΔE = 3.860 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
    2. Songbird / PPG1240-3
      #a3d1eb
      ΔE = 5.167 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. Sweet Dreams / 149-3
      #9ac6eb
      ΔE = 4.004 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
    2. Windsor Way / 250-3
      #9ec8e5
      ΔE = 4.496 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
  21. Olympic

    1. Sweet Dreams A52-3
      #98cae7
      ΔE = 4.075 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
    2. It's A Boy A48-3
      #8ec0e5
      ΔE = 5.012 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  22. Focoltone

    1. 2213
      #70cbf3
      ΔE = 4.154 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. 2199
      #90d5f5
      ΔE = 4.503 / LRV ≈ 60.1%
  23. Ford

    1. Wind Blue
      #96c4e8
      ΔE = 4.178 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
    2. Brite Blue
      #82c5e7
      ΔE = 4.466 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  24. Plascon

    1. Snowshow B3-A2-2
      #a4d0f0
      ΔE = 4.183 / LRV ≈ 59.3%
    2. Decide B2-A2-2
      #98d0ec
      ΔE = 4.501 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
  25. Behr

    1. Spa Blue P500-3
      #9fd0ed
      ΔE = 4.258 / LRV ≈ 58.6%
    2. Little Pond 550A-3
      #a5d0ec
      ΔE = 4.793 / LRV ≈ 59.2%
  26. Dulux Australia

    1. Shimmer / A339
      #88cae9
      ΔE = 4.260 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
    2. Deluxe Days / A342
      #8bcae6
      ΔE = 5.013 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  27. General Paint

    1. Indifferent Plumbing / CL 2243W
      #9acbe7
      ΔE = 4.286 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
    2. Peri Glacial / CL 2282W
      #9fcae7
      ΔE = 4.311 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
  28. Kelly-Moore

    1. Blue Sky / KM3132-1
      #9ac5ea
      ΔE = 4.288 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
    2. Lupe's Lake / KM3148-1
      #94c7e2
      ΔE = 4.962 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  29. Caran d'Ache

    1. 661 Light Cobalt Blue
      #a1c9e9
      ΔE = 4.295 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
  30. Brillux

    1. 63.18.12
      #95cce8
      ΔE = 4.361 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
  31. Loop

    1. Monaco / LP-199
      #93d5f5
      ΔE = 4.366 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
  32. Resene

    1. Splat B84-042-243
      #a5ceec
      ΔE = 4.478 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
    2. Anakiwa B83-054-228
      #8cceea
      ΔE = 5.032 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
  33. Pantone / PMS

    1. 291 CP
      #9ecde8
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
    2. 2905
      #9ec9e3
      ΔE = 4.961 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  34. CIL

    1. Delft China
      #89c8e6
      ΔE = 4.623 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
    2. Tranquil Blue
      #a6cae5
      ΔE = 5.191 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  35. Auro

    1. Meconopsis
      #6dc4f9
      ΔE = 4.636 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  36. Berger

    1. Blue Sky / 7329
      #8ec1e9
      ΔE = 4.659 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Lupe's Lake / 7361
      #86c3e4
      ΔE = 4.810 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  37. Vista Paint

    1. Blue Sky
      #8ec1e9
      ΔE = 4.659 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Lupe's Lake
      #86c3e4
      ΔE = 4.810 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  38. Scib Paints

    1. Blue Sky / 7329
      #8ec1e9
      ΔE = 4.659 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Lupe's Lake / 7361
      #86c3e4
      ΔE = 4.810 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  39. RAL

    1. RAL 250 80 20
      #9fcae5
      ΔE = 4.693 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
  40. Benjamin Moore

    1. Grandma's Sweater / 787
      #95cde8
      ΔE = 4.708 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
    2. Faded Denim / 795 / Summer Day / CC-786
      #98c4e0
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  41. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #9dcce6
      ΔE = 4.812 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  42. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25466
      #83c2e5
      ΔE = 4.832 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  43. Coronado Paint

    1. 7329 - Blue Sky
      #85c2e4
      ΔE = 4.900 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  44. Taubmans

    1. Sweet Dreams / T10 44B-1
      #96cae4
      ΔE = 4.973 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
  45. Abet Laminati

    1. Azzurro Pervinca 858
      #a2c7e4
      ΔE = 4.995 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  46. Ressource Peintures

    1. Syracuse / OROC35
      #93c1e3
      ΔE = 5.013 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  47. Asian Paints

    1. Water Jet / 9209
      #7cc0e9
      ΔE = 5.025 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  48. Caparol

    1. 90 11 250 / Marin 90
      #a8ccf0
      ΔE = 5.028 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
    2. 41/06
      #88c0e4
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  49. ECOS Paints

    1. Watery Sea (0638)
      #8fc0e7
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  50. Colortrend

    1. 0638
      #8fc0e7
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  51. Diamond Vogel

    1. Watery Sea / 0638
      #8fc0e7
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  52. Clark+Kensington

    1. Blue Cotton Candy / KIDCC-01
      #91c1e2
      ΔE = 5.047 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Clear Blue Sky / 36C-3
      #9dc7e1
      ΔE = 5.153 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  53. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 431
      #8fc2e1
      ΔE = 5.069 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  54. Sikkens

    1. S7.17.72
      #a3c8e3
      ΔE = 5.160 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. T0.20.70
      #9ac2e2
      ΔE = 5.241 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  55. Nerolac

    1. Radiant Beryl - 4268
      #84c2e3
      ΔE = 5.161 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  56. Earthborn

    1. Dorothy
      #a9cce9
      ΔE = 5.172 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
  57. Volkswagen

    1. Smoke Silver Blue
      #9bc3e1
      ΔE = 5.202 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  58. Dulux

    1. Azure Sky 4 / 77BG 57/234
      #8dcce7
      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. 77BG 57/234
      #92cde7
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  59. AMC

    1. Powder Blue
      #9fc7e1
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  60. Chrysler

    1. Wedgewood Blue
      #8ac0ee
      ΔE = 5.246 / LRV ≈ 49.3%

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#87cefa HTML / CSS Code Examples

#87cefa foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #87cefa">…</p>

#87cefa background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #87cefa">…</p>

#87cefa shadow

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #87cefa">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8900346
Binary
10000111, 11001110, 11111010
Hexadecimal
#87cefa
LRV
≈ 56.2%
Closest short hex
#7cf ΔE = 2.071
RGB
rgb(135, 206, 250)
RGBA
rgba(135, 206, 250, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.228, g: 0.349, b: 0.423
RYB
red: 52.941%, yellow: 70.156%, blue: 98.039%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7876870 / 0xff87cefa
HSL
hsl(203, 92%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 92%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (202.957), saturation: 46% (0.460), value: 98% (0.980)
HSP
hue: 202.957, saturation: 46.000%, perceived brightness: 75.925%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 233.303, S: 90.853, L: 79.723
Cubehelix
H: -162.457, S: 0.854, L: 0.743
TSL
T: -1.991, S: 0.142, L: 0.744
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.460), magenta: 18% (0.176), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 2% (0.020)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.471), magenta: 19% (0.192), yellow: 2% (0.020)
XYZ
X: 49.312, Y: 56.192, Z: 98.672
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.275, Y: 56.192
CIELab
L: 79.723, a: -10.831, b: -28.502
CIELuv
L: 79.723, u: -32.993, v: -44.268
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 79.723, C: 30.490, H: 249.192
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 79.723, C: 55.211, H: 233.303
Hunter-Lab
L: 74.961, a: -13.759, b: -25.570
CIECAM02
J: 71.548, C: 42.962, h: 234.203, Q: 166.651, M: 37.569, s: 47.480, H: 296.188
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.182, jaune: -4.845, green: 3.360
LMS
L: 44.252, M: 61.292, S: 97.946
YCbCr
Y: 179.019, Cb: 157.824, Cr: 93.707
YCoCg
Y: 199.250, Cg: 6.750, Co: 5.000
YDbDr
Y: 189.787, Db: 90.602, Dr: 104.191
YPbPr
Y: 194.045, Pb: 30.165, Pr: -37.524
xvYCC
Y: 182.650, Cb: 154.498, Cr: 95.038
YIQ
Y: 189.787, I: -56.431, Q: -1.323
YUV
Y: 189.787, U: 29.632, V: -48.065
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 4.984
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 2.479

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