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#8bb9dd Hex Color Code

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#8bb9dd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8bb9dd is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #8bb9dd is comprised of 54.51% red, 72.55% green and 86.67% blue. In the HSL color space #8bb9dd has a hue of 206° (degrees), 55% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.89 nm.

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#8bb9dd linear gradient to complementary #d3b695

  1. #8bb9dd
  2. #9bb8d1
  3. #a9b8c5
  4. #b5b7b9
  5. #c0b7ad
  6. #cab6a1
  7. #d3b695

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6897b9
  2. #74a2c5
  3. #7fadd1
  4. #8bb9dd
  5. #97c5e9
  6. #a3d1f5
  7. #aeddff

Tones

  1. #8bb9dd
  2. #93b8d6
  3. #9bb7cf
  4. #a2b6c8
  5. #a8b6c2
  6. #aeb5bb
  7. #b4b4b4

Tints and Shades

#8bb9dd to white

  1. #8bb9dd
  2. #9fc4e3
  3. #b3d0e8
  4. #c7dbee
  5. #dae7f4
  6. #ecf3f9
  7. #ffffff

#8bb9dd to black

  1. #8bb9dd
  2. #7397b4
  3. #5b778d
  4. #455868
  5. #303b45
  6. #1b2125
  7. #000000

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  1. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.961 #67
      #8cbadf
      ΔE = 0.517 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3577 C
      #8abadd
      ΔE = 0.676 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. ★ P 112-11 U
      #94bad9
      ΔE = 1.755 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ High Seas
      #8bb7dc
      ΔE = 0.874 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. ★ Autumn Sky
      #81b6dd
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  4. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Fisherman's Cove
      #86b8de
      ΔE = 0.876 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. State Of The Union
      #95b7dd
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  5. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Blue Beyond - 6961
      #91b8d9
      ΔE = 1.216 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  6. Bristol

    1. ★ Summer Flower / P108-C3
      #8bb6db
      ΔE = 1.222 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Summer Flower / T12 39.E3
      #8bb6db
      ΔE = 1.222 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. Ord Blue / T62-5
      #96b6d9
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  8. KILZ

    1. ★ Summer Oasis / C792
      #85bade
      ΔE = 1.299 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. ★ Washed Away / C802
      #91b9d6
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ Blue Lagoon
      #90b7db
      ΔE = 1.419 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. ★ Blue Seduction 3
      #91b5d8
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  10. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Princely Blue 27-7
      #90b6d8
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. ★ Daydream 26-8
      #93bddd
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ T3.23.65
      #89b5db
      ΔE = 1.614 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. ★ S9.25.65
      #82b5db
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  12. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Morning Glory C22
      #8fb6d5
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  13. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Favorite Memory / 36D-2
      #81bbe1
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. ★ Island View / 36C-4
      #84b6d7
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10422
      #85b6d7
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. CF10426
      #99b7d5
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  15. Krylon

    1. ★ Peek A Boo Blue
      #88b8d7
      ΔE = 2.061 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  16. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #82b5d8
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. ★ Lucerne Blue
      #8cbddd
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  17. Berger

    1. ★ Gaugin's Blue / 7344
      #87b4d4
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Blue Sky / 7329
      #8ec1e9
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  18. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Gaugin's Blue / 7344
      #87b4d4
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Blue Sky / 7329
      #8ec1e9
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Gaugin's Blue
      #87b4d4
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Blue Sky
      #8ec1e9
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  20. Ford

    1. Silver Blue Starfire
      #90b4d3
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  21. Tollens

    1. T2012-3
      #92b5d9
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. T2012-2
      #99bad9
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  22. Crown Diamond

    1. 7327-31 Jasper Blue
      #98b9da
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  23. Plascon

    1. Snow Glory B2-D2-3
      #90b8d4
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  24. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #88b7d5
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Wedgewood Blue
      #8ab3d2
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  25. AMC

    1. Lakeshore Blue
      #88b7d5
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  26. Laura Ashley

    1. 47-23 Racing Blue
      #7eb5de
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  27. Porter Paints

    1. Viva La Bleu / 249-3
      #96bde2
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  28. Olympic

    1. It's A Boy A48-3
      #8ec0e5
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  29. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Marguerite / 2063-50
      #85bcdd
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  30. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R90B
      #93bbe3
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  31. Brighto Paints

    1. 6230 Blue Heaven
      #7db7db
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  32. Tikkurila

    1. J358
      #7bb9e0
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. H355
      #97bee2
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  33. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Viva La Bleu / PPG1242-3
      #97bee2
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  34. Glidden

    1. Viva La Bleu / PPG1242-3
      #97bee2
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  35. Behr

    1. 560B-4 Enchanting
      #7bb6df
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  36. Colortrend

    1. 0638
      #8fc0e7
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  37. Diamond Vogel

    1. Watery Sea / 0638
      #8fc0e7
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  38. Nippon Paint

    1. Memories / NP PB 1517 P
      #93b6dc
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  39. CIL

    1. Horizon Blue
      #8eb3d1
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Elise
      #96b6da
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  40. British Standard

    1. BS381 172 - Pale roundel blue
      #93b5d1
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  41. Caparol

    1. 41/06
      #88c0e4
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. 80 7 240 / Pacific 80
      #94b4d0
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  42. Duron

    1. Respite
      #99b8d5
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Regale Blue
      #8dbce8
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  43. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Washed Indigo / 7272
      #96b5d3
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  44. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35450
      #92b6d1
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  45. Disney

    1. 3C-40-3 Cinderellas Ball Gown
      #8bbedd
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  46. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C40
      #87b1d5
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  47. General Paint

    1. Jewelled Inlet / CL 2283M
      #7bb4dc
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Pacifika / CL 2304W
      #8ab6d2
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  48. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6058
      #90b2d2
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  49. TRUMATCH

    1. 32-d
      #85c0e9
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. 33-d2
      #8bb1d5
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  50. ICI Paints

    1. Aristocratic 10BB 50/177
      #96b9d3
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 45.9%

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#8bb9dd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8bb9dd foreground

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #8bb9dd">…</p>

#8bb9dd 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: #8bb9dd">…</p>

#8bb9dd shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8bb9dd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9157085
Binary
10001011, 10111001, 11011101
Hexadecimal
#8bb9dd
LRV
≈ 45.4%
Closest short hex
#8bd ΔE = 1.494
RGB
rgb(139, 185, 221)
RGBA
rgba(139, 185, 221, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.255, g: 0.339, b: 0.406
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.661%, blue: 0.867%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7620131 / 0xff8bb9dd
HSL
hsl(206, 55%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 55%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (206.341), saturation: 37% (0.371), value: 87% (0.867)
HSP
hue: 206.341, saturation: 37.104%, perceived brightness: 69.529%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 236.397, S: 53.258, L: 73.158
Cubehelix
H: -158.295, S: 0.540, L: 0.687
TSL
T: -2.095, S: 0.105, L: 0.688
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.371), magenta: 16% (0.163), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.133)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 13% (0.133)
XYZ
X: 41.043, Y: 45.405, Z: 74.994
xyY
x: 0.254, y: 0.281, Y: 45.405
CIELab
L: 73.158, a: -6.377, b: -22.905
CIELuv
L: 73.158, u: -23.298, v: -35.062
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.158, C: 23.776, H: 254.442
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.158, C: 42.097, H: 236.397
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.383, a: -9.196, b: -18.818
CIECAM02
J: 64.023, C: 34.244, h: 238.553, Q: 157.644, M: 29.945, s: 43.584, H: 300.479
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.172, jaune: -3.923, green: 2.294
LMS
L: 37.404, M: 48.655, S: 74.490
YCbCr
Y: 166.621, Cb: 150.612, Cr: 105.250
YCgCo
Y: 182.500, Cg: 2.500, Co: 14.250
YDbDr
Y: 175.350, Db: 68.688, Dr: 69.130
YPbPr
Y: 177.794, Pb: 23.290, Pr: -24.656
xvYCC
Y: 168.694, Cb: 148.459, Cr: 106.341
YIQ
Y: 175.350, I: -38.968, Q: 1.474
YUV
Y: 175.350, U: 22.466, V: -31.890
Munsell Color System
5PB 7/8 ΔE = 2.184
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 5.780

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