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GM / General Motors Surf Blue / #8aa9bd Hex Color Code

#8aa9bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8aa9bd is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #8aa9bd is comprised of 54.12% red, 66.27% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #8aa9bd has a hue of 204° (degrees), 28% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.48 nm.

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#8aa9bd linear gradient to complementary #baa18d

  1. #8aa9bd
  2. #94a8b5
  3. #9da6ad
  4. #a5a5a5
  5. #ada49d
  6. #b4a295
  7. #baa18d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6b8a9d
  2. #7594a8
  3. #809eb2
  4. #8aa9bd
  5. #94b4c8
  6. #9fbed3
  7. #aac9de

Tints and Shades

#8aa9bd to white

  1. #8aa9bd
  2. #9db7c8
  3. #b1c5d3
  4. #c4d3de
  5. #d8e2e9
  6. #ebf0f4
  7. #ffffff

#8aa9bd to black

  1. #8aa9bd
  2. #728b9b
  3. #5a6d7a
  4. #44515a
  5. #2f373d
  6. #1b1f21
  7. #000000

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  1. Olympic

    1. ★ Kaleidoscope C52-3
      #8ba9bc
      ΔE = 0.381 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. Freshwater C53-3
      #7fa4ba
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Brussels Blue / 70BG 38/143
      #8caabd
      ΔE = 0.560 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. ★ Dresden Dream / PPG1155-5
      #8ea7b9
      ΔE = 1.388 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  3. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7305 - Beecher Falls
      #8baabf
      ΔE = 0.568 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  4. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Thunder Bay / KM3157-2
      #8cacc0
      ΔE = 1.079 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. ★ Sky / KM946-M
      #8fa9c0
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7695 UP
      #86a8bb
      ΔE = 1.105 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. P 114-2 U
      #92adc3
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  6. Tollens

    1. ★ TF252-2
      #88a9c0
      ΔE = 1.113 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Dresden Dream / 550-5
      #8da7b9
      ΔE = 1.227 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. Provence / 453-4
      #8ca9b7
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  8. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Bayside Breeze / EXTCC-24
      #87a7b9
      ΔE = 1.277 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. ★ Newport Harbor / EXTCC-59
      #85a5b8
      ΔE = 1.675 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  9. General Paint

    1. ★ Oxygen / CL 2324M
      #8ca6b9
      ΔE = 1.364 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. ★ Lulworth / CL 2273M
      #8aa5b5
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Dresden Dream / PPG1155-5
      #8ea7b9
      ΔE = 1.388 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Limerick 352-4
      #84aec1
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  11. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #85a9bc
      ΔE = 1.402 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Azure Blue
      #84adc7
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Paris Night 10BB 42/159
      #8caac1
      ΔE = 1.418 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. ★ Apollo Room 90BG 43/149
      #8cadbf
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  13. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3020-R90B
      #89a5b9
      ΔE = 1.483 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / S 3020-B
      #88a7b6
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  14. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Étang Aldène
      #88a5b7
      ΔE = 1.607 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. Bleu fantaisiste
      #88a2b2
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  15. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-35-4 Moondance
      #8aa8b8
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  16. KILZ

    1. ★ Favorite Jeans / C761
      #89adc1
      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Blue Ballad / B872
      #8faac4
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  17. Behr

    1. ★ French Blue RAH-78
      #8fa8bd
      ΔE = 1.642 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. Quasar PPOC-51
      #86a3bb
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Alloy Gray
      #86aabc
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. ★ Light Blue Firemist
      #84a5bc
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  19. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Cornflower C20
      #83abc0
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Hydrangea Blue C21
      #90b0c5
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Soft Skies
      #81a9bf
      ΔE = 1.902 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. ★ Delft
      #86a4ba
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  21. CIL

    1. ★ Barton Blue
      #81a9c0
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  22. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2184
      #92aaba
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. 5021
      #80a3b8
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  23. Colortrend

    1. ★ Current
      #90a9bf
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  24. AMC

    1. ★ Skyway Blue
      #8aabbb
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  25. Levis

    1. ★ Atl Denim C1
      #83a8c1
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  26. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10698
      #91a9b8
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  27. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BG 38/185
      #80a9bf
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Luna Landscape 3
      #7ca8bf
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  28. Humbrol

    1. ★ 128 Us Compass Grey
      #82a5b8
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  29. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-e5
      #86a5bd
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. 30-e5
      #7ca9c1
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  30. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Cerulean Haze 27-26
      #94acbe
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  31. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Pompadour
      #8aa6be
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. ★ Light Blue
      #7fa8be
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  32. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Maritime Blue
      #92aec0
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. Missoula Blue
      #8aa2b4
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  33. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Far Horizons / 7296
      #89aec6
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Thunder Bay / 7368
      #82a9ba
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  34. Sto

    1. ★ 35121
      #8faac2
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. 35221
      #7fa6c0
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  35. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #8ba5bc
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. Sonora Blue
      #88a3ba
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  36. Resene

    1. ★ Nepal B72-023-237
      #93aab9
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  37. Caparol

    1. 75 4 220 / Arctis 20
      #94acbc
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  38. Bristol

    1. Harbour Shadow / P115-C4
      #85a3b5
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. French Blue / P114-C4
      #7da7be
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  39. Sikkens

    1. S7.19.60
      #81a6bf
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  40. Flügger

    1. Klassisk inde: Turkish Blue (No.54)
      #91aab8
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  41. Benjamin Moore

    1. Colonial Blue / 1677
      #82a3b7
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Soft Jazz / 809
      #82a6c1
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  42. Kansai Paint

    1. Thunder Blue
      #82a3b6
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Ravi Blue
      #84aec6
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  43. Devoe Paint

    1. Barton Blue / 90BG 38/185
      #84a9b9
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  44. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Stormfang
      #80a7c1
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  45. Taubmans

    1. French Blue / T12 43.E6
      #7da7be
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Salute / T10 44E-1
      #7ca8c1
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  46. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Adrift - 7608
      #87aab9
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Baby Blue Eyes - 9070
      #83a2b4
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  47. Scib Paints

    1. Beecher Falls / 7305
      #91acc4
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  48. Vista Paint

    1. Beecher Falls
      #91acc4
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  49. Berger

    1. Beecher Falls / 7305
      #91acc4
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  50. Volkswagen

    1. Whisper Blue
      #86abc6
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  51. California Paints

    1. Construction Boom
      #8fa5bb
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  52. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5346
      #87abba
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  53. Crown Paint

    1. Juliette
      #8fadbb
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  54. Zoffany

    1. Wedgewood Blue
      #92a8bf
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  55. Teknos

    1. GBI079
      #7da3b9
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 34.1%

#8aa9bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8aa9bd foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #8aa9bd">…</p>

#8aa9bd background

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="background-color: #8aa9bd">…</p>

#8aa9bd shadow

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8aa9bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9087421
Binary
10001010, 10101001, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#8aa9bd
LRV
≈ 37.5%
Closest short hex
#8ab ΔE = 1.664
RGB
rgb(138, 169, 189)
RGBA
rgba(138, 169, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.278, g: 0.341, b: 0.381
RYB
red: 0.541%, yellow: 0.617%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7689795 / 0xff8aa9bd
HSL
hsl(204, 28%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 28%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (203.529), saturation: 27% (0.270), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 203.529, saturation: 26.984%, perceived brightness: 63.877%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 230.339, S: 35.435, L: 67.615
Cubehelix
H: -161.753, S: 0.311, L: 0.635
TSL
T: -2.008, S: 0.075, L: 0.635
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.270), magenta: 11% (0.106), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 46% (0.459), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 33.852, Y: 37.452, Z: 53.580
xyY
x: 0.271, y: 0.300, Y: 37.452
CIELab
L: 67.615, a: -5.989, b: -13.735
CIELuv
L: 67.615, u: -16.540, v: -19.951
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.615, C: 14.983, H: 246.441
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.615, C: 25.916, H: 230.339
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.198, a: -8.359, b: -9.070
CIECAM02
J: 57.863, C: 23.659, h: 233.255, Q: 149.869, M: 20.690, s: 37.155, H: 295.090
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.135, jaune: -2.367, green: 1.735
LMS
L: 32.195, M: 40.083, S: 53.301
YCbCr
Y: 155.164, Cb: 141.368, Cr: 112.971
YCgCo
Y: 166.250, Cg: 2.750, Co: 21.750
YDbDr
Y: 162.011, Db: 40.610, Dr: 45.663
YPbPr
Y: 163.837, Pb: 13.565, Pr: -16.420
xvYCC
Y: 156.707, Cb: 139.916, Cr: 113.576
YIQ
Y: 162.011, I: -24.892, Q: -0.332
YUV
Y: 162.011, U: 13.283, V: -21.065
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/4 ΔE = 4.014
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 9.321

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