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#8aa8e5 Hex Color Code

#8aa8e5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8aa8e5 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8aa8e5 is comprised of 54.12% red, 65.88% green and 89.8% blue. In the HSL color space #8aa8e5 has a hue of 220° (degrees), 64% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.81 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#8aa8e5 linear gradient to complementary #d0c89f

  1. #8aa8e5
  2. #9aadda
  3. #a7b2ce
  4. #b3b8c3
  5. #bdbdb7
  6. #c7c2ab
  7. #d0c89f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6988c3
  2. #7493ce
  3. #7f9dda
  4. #8aa8e5
  5. #95b3f0
  6. #a0befc
  7. #acc9ff

Tones

  1. #8aa8e5
  2. #93abde
  3. #9cadd6
  4. #a4b0cf
  5. #abb3c7
  6. #b2b5c0
  7. #b8b8b8

Tints and Shades

#8aa8e5 to white

  1. #8aa8e5
  2. #9fb6ea
  3. #b3c4ee
  4. #c6d2f2
  5. #dae1f7
  6. #ecf0fb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8aa8e5 to black

  1. #8aa8e5
  2. #728abb
  3. #5b6d92
  4. #45516c
  5. #2f3747
  6. #1b1e26
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-R80B
      #85a9ea
      ΔE = 1.094 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7451 C
      #89abe3
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. ★ 7451
      #91a6db
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 260 / Lazur 120
      #8ca4e4
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  5. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #95a9de
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Blue Cue / 599
      #84a5dc
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  7. California Paints

    1. DE 5892 - Blue Cue
      #84a5dc
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  8. Duron

    1. Lobelia
      #89aadd
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 39.3%

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#8aa8e5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8aa8e5 foreground

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #8aa8e5">…</p>

#8aa8e5 background

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

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #8aa8e5">…</p>

#8aa8e5 shadow

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8aa8e5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9087205
Binary
10001010, 10101000, 11100101
Hexadecimal
#8aa8e5
LRV
≈ 39.1%
Closest short hex
#8ae ΔE = 1.613
RGB
rgb(138, 168, 229)
RGBA
rgba(138, 168, 229, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.258, g: 0.314, b: 0.428
RYB
red: 54.118%, yellow: 62.965%, blue: 89.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7690011 / 0xff8aa8e5
HSL
hsl(220, 64%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 64%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.220), saturation: 40% (0.397), value: 90% (0.898)
HSP
hue: 220.220, saturation: 39.738%, perceived brightness: 65.901%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.813, S: 69.107, L: 68.797
Cubehelix
H: -141.859, S: 0.596, L: 0.650
TSL
T: -2.111, S: 0.104, L: 0.651
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.397), magenta: 27% (0.266), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.102)
CMY
cyan: 46% (0.459), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 10% (0.102)
XYZ
X: 38.622, Y: 39.064, Z: 79.619
xyY
x: 0.246, y: 0.248, Y: 39.064
CIELab
L: 68.797, a: 4.836, b: -33.981
CIELuv
L: 68.797, u: -16.917, v: -54.696
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.797, C: 34.323, H: 278.100
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.797, C: 57.252, H: 252.813
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.501, a: 0.927, b: -31.777
CIECAM02
J: 59.113, C: 41.551, h: 257.336, Q: 151.479, M: 36.336, s: 48.977, H: 309.708
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.247, jaune: -5.936, green: 1.195
LMS
L: 32.154, M: 39.622, S: 78.944
YCbCr
Y: 158.580, Cb: 159.219, Cr: 110.499
YCgCo
Y: 175.750, Cg: -7.750, Co: 11.750
YDbDr
Y: 165.984, Db: 94.813, Dr: 53.227
YPbPr
Y: 166.002, Pb: 33.950, Pr: -17.806
xvYCC
Y: 158.566, Cb: 157.823, Cr: 112.359
YIQ
Y: 165.984, I: -37.469, Q: 12.636
YUV
Y: 165.984, U: 31.012, V: -24.551
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 4.772
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.002

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