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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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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

#8aa8e5 to black

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

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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%

#8aa8e5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8aa8e5 foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #8aa8e5">…</p>

#8aa8e5 background

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #8aa8e5">…</p>

#8aa8e5 shadow

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<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: 0.541%, yellow: 0.630%, blue: 0.898%
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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