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#8ba5dd Hex Color Code

#8ba5dd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8ba5dd is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8ba5dd is comprised of 54.51% red, 64.71% green and 86.67% blue. In the HSL color space #8ba5dd has a hue of 221° (degrees), 55% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.61 nm.

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

#8ba5dd linear gradient to complementary #cbc49d

  1. #8ba5dd
  2. #99aad3
  3. #a5afc8
  4. #b0b4be
  5. #bab9b3
  6. #c3bfa8
  7. #cbc49d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6b86bc
  2. #7690c7
  3. #809bd2
  4. #8ba5dd
  5. #96b0e8
  6. #a1baf4
  7. #acc5ff

Tones

  1. #8ba5dd
  2. #93a7d6
  3. #9baacf
  4. #a2acc9
  5. #a8afc2
  6. #aeb1bb
  7. #b4b4b4

Tints and Shades

#8ba5dd to white

  1. #8ba5dd
  2. #9fb3e3
  3. #b3c2e9
  4. #c6d1ee
  5. #d9e0f4
  6. #eceff9
  7. #ffffff

#8ba5dd to black

  1. #8ba5dd
  2. #7387b4
  3. #5b6b8d
  4. #455068
  5. #303645
  6. #1b1e25
  7. #000000

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  1. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Blue Cue / 599
      #84a5dc
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5892 - Blue Cue
      #84a5dc
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 1.633 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2040-R70B
      #8ba1d3
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Stardust B5-C2-2
      #88a0d8
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Whisper B5-E2-3
      #94a4d0
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  5. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Royal Regatta / KM3102-2
      #85a1d6
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  6. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #95a9de
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. 2-37-4 Blue Thoughts
      #89a5d4
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 260 / Lazur 120
      #8ca4e4
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. 77 1 258 / Berliner Blau 40
      #94a0d4
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R80B
      #85a9ea
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. Purplettes / NP PB 1500 T
      #91a6d3
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. 659 XGC
      #82a3d6
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. 15-3930 TCX
      #81a0d4
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  11. Duron

    1. Lobelia
      #89aadd
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Autumn Crocus 28-9
      #879fd1
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c
      #8e9fd0
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  14. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Florette / 7215
      #899fcf
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 34.6%

#8ba5dd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8ba5dd foreground

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="color: #8ba5dd">…</p>

#8ba5dd background

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="background-color: #8ba5dd">…</p>

#8ba5dd shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8ba5dd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9151965
Binary
10001011, 10100101, 11011101
Hexadecimal
#8ba5dd
LRV
≈ 37.6%
Closest short hex
#8ad ΔE = 2.795
RGB
rgb(139, 165, 221)
RGBA
rgba(139, 165, 221, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.265, g: 0.314, b: 0.421
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.623%, blue: 0.867%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7625251 / 0xff8ba5dd
HSL
hsl(221, 55%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 55%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.976), saturation: 37% (0.371), value: 87% (0.867)
HSP
hue: 220.976, saturation: 37.104%, perceived brightness: 64.826%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.153, S: 60.973, L: 67.738
Cubehelix
H: -141.024, S: 0.533, L: 0.641
TSL
T: -2.143, S: 0.095, L: 0.642
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.371), magenta: 25% (0.253), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.133)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 13% (0.133)
XYZ
X: 37.150, Y: 37.618, Z: 73.696
xyY
x: 0.250, y: 0.253, Y: 37.618
CIELab
L: 67.738, a: 4.634, b: -31.224
CIELuv
L: 67.738, u: -15.123, v: -49.943
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.738, C: 31.566, H: 278.443
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.738, C: 52.182, H: 253.153
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.333, a: 0.784, b: -28.307
CIECAM02
J: 57.990, C: 38.612, h: 258.187, Q: 150.033, M: 33.765, s: 47.440, H: 310.147
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.235, jaune: -5.457, green: 1.026
LMS
L: 31.416, M: 38.167, S: 73.096
YCbCr
Y: 156.541, Cb: 156.432, Cr: 112.610
YCgCo
Y: 172.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: 14.250
YDbDr
Y: 163.610, Db: 86.348, Dr: 46.810
YPbPr
Y: 163.494, Pb: 30.990, Pr: -15.576
xvYCC
Y: 156.412, Cb: 155.223, Cr: 114.318
YIQ
Y: 163.610, I: -33.479, Q: 11.926
YUV
Y: 163.610, U: 28.243, V: -21.591
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 3.240
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.381

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