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#8ab9b6 Hex Color Code

#8ab9b6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8ab9b6 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #8ab9b6 is comprised of 54.12% red, 72.55% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #8ab9b6 has a hue of 176° (degrees), 25% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 492.88 nm.

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#8ab9b6 linear gradient to complementary #be858a

  1. #8ab9b6
  2. #96b1ae
  3. #a0a8a7
  4. #a9a0a0
  5. #b19798
  6. #b88e91
  7. #be858a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #699794
  2. #74a29f
  3. #7faeab
  4. #8ab9b6
  5. #95c5c1
  6. #a1d0cd
  7. #acdcd9

Tints and Shades

#8ab9b6 to white

  1. #8ab9b6
  2. #9ec4c2
  3. #b1d0ce
  4. #c4dcda
  5. #d8e7e6
  6. #ebf3f2
  7. #ffffff

#8ab9b6 to black

  1. #8ab9b6
  2. #729795
  3. #5a7775
  4. #445857
  5. #2f3b3b
  6. #1b2120
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-29-4 Seaway
      #8cb9b6
      ΔE = 0.385 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 4-30-4 Key Largo
      #85b4b6
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Aqua
      #8ebab7
      ΔE = 0.777 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. ★ San Gabriel Green
      #84b5b3
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10667
      #8bb7b5
      ΔE = 0.887 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. CF10655
      #8bbfb7
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ P0.15.65
      #85b8b4
      ΔE = 1.066 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  5. Little Greene

    1. ★ Twist
      #8fb9b7
      ΔE = 1.087 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ 90GG 42/171
      #85b6b4
      ΔE = 1.314 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Placid Blue
      #8ab8b8
      ΔE = 1.366 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. ★ Seamist Green
      #92b8b8
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2020-B40G
      #83b7b5
      ΔE = 1.395 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. S 2020-B30G
      #84babc
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  9. Plascon

    1. ★ Crystal Ball G5-E2-3
      #8cb8b8
      ΔE = 1.468 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. ★ Sea Ghost G6-E2-3
      #84b4b4
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  10. Bristol

    1. ★ Bras D'Or / P132-C3
      #8cbdb8
      ΔE = 1.598 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Aegean Myt / P133-C3
      #90bdb5
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  11. KILZ

    1. ★ Soothing Eucalyptus / E731
      #84bcb9
      ΔE = 1.698 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. ★ Venice Escape / D822
      #80b7b7
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Spirit in the Sky / 676
      #90bdbb
      ΔE = 1.720 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ Kingston Aqua / T10 49E-1
      #8dbcbc
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Aegean Myth / T12 48.D4
      #90bdb5
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  14. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Trattoria Teal 90GG 48/132
      #93bab8
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. ★ Silver Springs 70GG 48/133
      #91b9b3
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Caribbean Green / 302-4
      #87b9b2
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Carribean Green 302-4
      #87b9b2
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Barbadian Chs-56
      #98bbb7
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  17. Sico

    1. ★ 6160-41 Lazuli Bunting
      #92bdbb
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. 6155-41 Paris 1900
      #8eb7ba
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Greek Sea
      #8fb5b3
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Lyndhurst Duchess Blue
      #8fb4b4
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  19. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Prince Edward Isle / 90GG 42/171
      #87b6af
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Blue Niche / 30BG 43/163
      #8eb7b9
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  20. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Blithe Blue - 9052
      #90bdbd
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  21. Glidden

    1. ★ Caribbean Green / PPG1141-4
      #89bab2
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Prince Edward Teal / 90GG 42/171
      #84b6b9
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  22. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 24-d3
      #92bdb7
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. 24-c2
      #7fbbb4
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  23. Magnolia Home

    1. ★ Morning Calm / JG-77
      #8fb4b2
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  24. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Lake Champlain
      #8bbdbe
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  25. Peintures MF

    1. ★ La porte de l'hiver
      #81b4b3
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. Aquarelle
      #7cb7b5
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  26. Tollens

    1. T2025-2
      #7db7b4
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  27. Earthpaint

    1. 3-29-4 Lovebird
      #88bfba
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  28. RAL

    1. RAL 6034 / Pastel turquoise
      #7fb5b5
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  29. Laura Ashley

    1. 45-2 Hampton Court
      #8fb8ba
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  30. General Paint

    1. Fondly / CL 2134M
      #7eb8b2
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  31. Behr

    1. River Run C40-83
      #8bb3ad
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  32. Pantone / PMS

    1. 15-5209 TCX
      #87b9bc
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. 2455 U
      #88b6ad
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  33. Duron

    1. Reflecting Pool
      #7eb6b7
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Drizzle
      #8cb5b7
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  34. Fender

    1. 97 / Tropical Turquoise
      #83bfbd
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  35. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 16 D 41 - Green
      #89c0ba
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. BS 2660 BS 7-083 - Ribbon blue
      #8fbbbe
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  36. Kelly-Moore

    1. Acapulco Aqua / KM3221-2
      #90b3b2
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  37. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 3020-B50G
      #89b1ae
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Natural Green / S 2030-B50G
      #85c0bc
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  38. Coronado Paint

    1. 7488 - Kentucky Estate
      #90c1bd
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  39. Disney

    1. C1-6 Lost Shadow
      #8ab3ac
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  40. Clark+Kensington

    1. Ticket to Paradise / 31B-4
      #84b1b0
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  41. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Turquoise Trick / 7472
      #85b5b8
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  42. Crown Diamond

    1. 7314-41 Paris 1900
      #8eb7ba
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 43.2%

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#8ab9b6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8ab9b6 foreground

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #8ab9b6">…</p>

#8ab9b6 background

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #8ab9b6">…</p>

#8ab9b6 shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8ab9b6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9091510
Binary
10001010, 10111001, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#8ab9b6
LRV
≈ 43.5%
Closest short hex
#8bb ΔE = 1.554
RGB
rgb(138, 185, 182)
RGBA
rgba(138, 185, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.273, g: 0.366, b: 0.360
RYB
red: 0.541%, yellow: 0.636%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7685706 / 0xff8ab9b6
HSL
hsl(176, 25%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(176, 25%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 176° (176.170), saturation: 25% (0.254), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 176.170, saturation: 25.405%, perceived brightness: 67.424%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 186.438, S: 41.907, L: 71.878
Cubehelix
H: -191.959, S: 0.331, L: 0.669
TSL
T: -1.428, S: 0.092, L: 0.669
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.254), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 2% (0.016), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 46% (0.459), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 36.271, Y: 43.477, Z: 50.728
xyY
x: 0.278, y: 0.333, Y: 43.477
CIELab
L: 71.878, a: -16.113, b: -3.532
CIELuv
L: 71.878, u: -23.590, v: -2.662
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.878, C: 16.496, H: 192.364
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.878, C: 23.739, H: 186.438
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.937, a: -17.200, b: 0.542
CIECAM02
J: 62.567, C: 23.305, h: 194.391, Q: 155.841, M: 20.380, s: 36.162, H: 245.606
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.068, jaune: -0.593, green: 2.913
LMS
L: 37.019, M: 48.591, S: 50.586
YCbCr
Y: 162.542, Cb: 133.639, Cr: 107.580
YCgCo
Y: 172.500, Cg: 12.500, Co: 23.500
YDbDr
Y: 170.605, Db: 17.151, Dr: 62.000
YPbPr
Y: 174.773, Pb: 3.905, Pr: -23.362
xvYCC
Y: 166.099, Cb: 131.430, Cr: 107.478
YIQ
Y: 170.605, I: -27.035, Q: -10.872
YUV
Y: 170.605, U: 5.609, V: -28.605
Munsell Color System
10BG 7/4 ΔE = 2.195
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 14.994

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