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#8ca1ec Hex Color Code

#8ca1ec Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8ca1ec is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8ca1ec is comprised of 54.9% red, 63.14% green and 92.55% blue. In the HSL color space #8ca1ec has a hue of 227° (degrees), 72% saturation and 74% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.38 nm.

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  1. Sunset over Yosemite National Park in Winter
  2. Medical cardiogram printed on paper in doctor hands. Blue background, selective focus.
  3. The doctor makes intramuscular injections of botulinum toxin in the underarm area against hyperhidrosis

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Color Schemes

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#8ca1ec linear gradient to complementary #d1d1a7

  1. #8ca1ec
  2. #9ba9e1
  3. #a9b0d6
  4. #b4b8ca
  5. #bfc0bf
  6. #c8c9b3
  7. #d1d1a7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6b82cb
  2. #768cd6
  3. #8197e1
  4. #8ca1ec
  5. #97abf7
  6. #a2b6ff
  7. #adc1ff

Tones

  1. #8ca1ec
  2. #96a5e4
  3. #9faadc
  4. #a7aed4
  5. #afb3cc
  6. #b6b7c4
  7. #bcbcbc

Tints and Shades

#8ca1ec to white

  1. #8ca1ec
  2. #a1b0ef
  3. #b5bff3
  4. #c8cff6
  5. #dbdff9
  6. #edeffc
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8ca1ec to black

  1. #8ca1ec
  2. #7484c0
  3. #5c6897
  4. #464e6f
  5. #303549
  6. #1c1e27
  7. #000000 / #000

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    1. ★ 80 12 265 / Astra 80
      #94a4e8
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 83 17 264 / Ultramarinblau 40
      #8c9cfc
      ΔE = 4.711 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 3.001 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. S 1040-R80B
      #85a9ea
      ΔE = 4.383 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  3. Plascon

    1. Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 3.235 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Sheilas Promise B6-A2-1
      #98a8fc
      ΔE = 3.902 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 3.795 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  5. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 3.813 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1555-R70B
      #7b97da
      ΔE = 5.020 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 3.922 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  7. California Paints

    1. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 3.922 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  8. Resene

    1. Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 3.924 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  9. Clark+Kensington

    1. Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 3.946 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2716
      #9ea1db
      ΔE = 4.113 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 7451
      #91a6db
      ΔE = 4.749 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 4.728 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 4.728 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  13. Matthews Paint

    1. Azureno / 3427
      #96a5d8
      ΔE = 4.800 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  14. Kelly-Moore

    1. Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 4.808 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 5.077 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
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    1. 1-38-4 Paradise
      #95a9de
      ΔE = 5.084 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 5.122 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  17. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6268
      #879bd1
      ΔE = 5.195 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 6028
      #869ad1
      ΔE = 5.223 / LRV ≈ 32.8%

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#8ca1ec HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8ca1ec foreground

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="color: #8ca1ec">…</p>

#8ca1ec background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #8ca1ec">…</p>

#8ca1ec shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8ca1ec">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9216492
Binary
10001100, 10100001, 11101100
Hexadecimal
#8ca1ec
LRV
≈ 37.1%
Closest short hex
#89e ΔE = 3.258
RGB
rgb(140, 161, 236)
RGBA
rgba(140, 161, 236, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.261, g: 0.300, b: 0.439
RYB
red: 54.902%, yellow: 61.659%, blue: 92.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7560724 / 0xff8ca1ec
HSL
hsl(227, 72%, 74%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 72%, 74%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.875), saturation: 41% (0.407), value: 93% (0.925)
HSP
hue: 226.875, saturation: 40.678%, perceived brightness: 64.944%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.289, S: 78.448, L: 67.367
Cubehelix
H: -134.806, S: 0.651, L: 0.639
TSL
T: -2.397, S: 0.107, L: 0.640
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.407), magenta: 32% (0.318), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.075)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 37% (0.369), yellow: 7% (0.075)
XYZ
X: 38.696, Y: 37.119, Z: 84.466
xyY
x: 0.241, y: 0.232, Y: 37.119
CIELab
L: 67.367, a: 11.238, b: -40.033
CIELuv
L: 67.367, u: -13.577, v: -65.500
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.367, C: 41.581, H: 285.681
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.367, C: 66.892, H: 258.289
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.926, a: 6.751, b: -39.551
CIECAM02
J: 57.577, C: 46.237, h: 264.291, Q: 149.498, M: 40.433, s: 52.006, H: 313.345
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.288, jaune: -7.058, green: 0.589
LMS
L: 30.585, M: 36.299, S: 83.685
YCbCr
Y: 156.252, Cb: 164.033, Cr: 113.456
YCoCg
Y: 174.500, Cg: -13.500, Co: 11.000
YDbDr
Y: 163.271, Db: 109.425, Dr: 44.268
YPbPr
Y: 161.927, Pb: 39.915, Pr: -13.950
xvYCC
Y: 155.067, Cb: 163.063, Cr: 115.746
YIQ
Y: 163.271, I: -36.605, Q: 18.895
YUV
Y: 163.271, U: 35.791, V: -20.416
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.238
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 5.976

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