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#8aa5ea Hex Color Code

#8aa5ea Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8aa5ea is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8aa5ea is comprised of 54.12% red, 64.71% green and 91.76% blue. In the HSL color space #8aa5ea has a hue of 223° (degrees), 70% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.18 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#8aa5ea linear gradient to complementary #d1cda3

  1. #8aa5ea
  2. #9aabdf
  3. #a8b2d3
  4. #b4b8c7
  5. #bebfbb
  6. #c8c6af
  7. #d1cda3

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6986c8
  2. #7490d3
  3. #7f9adf
  4. #8aa5ea
  5. #95b0f5
  6. #a0baff
  7. #abc5ff

Tones

  1. #8aa5ea
  2. #94a8e2
  3. #9dacda
  4. #a5afd2
  5. #adb3ca
  6. #b4b6c2
  7. #bababa

Tints and Shades

#8aa5ea to white

  1. #8aa5ea
  2. #9fb3ee
  3. #b3c2f1
  4. #c7d1f5
  5. #dae0f8
  6. #edeffc
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8aa5ea to black

  1. #8aa5ea
  2. #7287bf
  3. #5b6b95
  4. #45506e
  5. #303649
  6. #1b1e27
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 260 / Lazur 120
      #8ca4e4
      ΔE = 1.080 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. ★ 80 12 265 / Astra 80
      #94a4e8
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2122 U
      #8fa4e3
      ΔE = 1.358 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R80B
      #85a9ea
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  4. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  5. Plascon

    1. Mamello B5-A2-1
      #88acf8
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 41.5%

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#8aa5ea HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8aa5ea 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: #8aa5ea">…</p>

#8aa5ea background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #8aa5ea">…</p>

#8aa5ea shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8aa5ea">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9086442
Binary
10001010, 10100101, 11101010
Hexadecimal
#8aa5ea
LRV
≈ 38.3%
Closest short hex
#8ae ΔE = 1.962
RGB
rgb(138, 165, 234)
RGBA
rgba(138, 165, 234, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.257, g: 0.307, b: 0.436
RYB
red: 54.118%, yellow: 62.382%, blue: 91.765%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7690774 / 0xff8aa5ea
HSL
hsl(223, 70%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 70%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (223.125), saturation: 41% (0.410), value: 92% (0.918)
HSP
hue: 223.125, saturation: 41.026%, perceived brightness: 65.524%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.465, S: 75.518, L: 68.206
Cubehelix
H: -138.695, S: 0.637, L: 0.645
TSL
T: -2.234, S: 0.108, L: 0.646
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.410), magenta: 29% (0.295), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 8% (0.082)
CMY
cyan: 46% (0.459), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 8% (0.082)
XYZ
X: 38.783, Y: 38.252, Z: 83.166
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.239, Y: 38.252
CIELab
L: 68.206, a: 7.899, b: -37.638
CIELuv
L: 68.206, u: -15.858, v: -61.164
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.206, C: 38.458, H: 281.852
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.206, C: 63.187, H: 255.465
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.848, a: 3.697, b: -36.432
CIECAM02
J: 58.452, C: 44.560, h: 260.516, Q: 150.630, M: 38.967, s: 50.862, H: 311.356
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.270, jaune: -6.603, green: 0.965
LMS
L: 31.347, M: 38.152, S: 82.422
YCbCr
Y: 157.558, Cb: 162.287, Cr: 111.248
YCgCo
Y: 175.500, Cg: -10.500, Co: 10.500
YDbDr
Y: 164.793, Db: 104.127, Dr: 50.964
YPbPr
Y: 164.217, Pb: 37.605, Pr: -16.674
xvYCC
Y: 157.033, Cb: 161.033, Cr: 113.353
YIQ
Y: 164.793, I: -38.251, Q: 15.759
YUV
Y: 164.793, U: 34.058, V: -23.506
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.819
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 5.460

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