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#8ca3ea Hex Color Code

#8ca3ea Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8ca3ea is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8ca3ea is comprised of 54.9% red, 63.92% green and 91.76% blue. In the HSL color space #8ca3ea has a hue of 225° (degrees), 69% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.15 nm.

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#8ca3ea linear gradient to complementary #d1cea5

  1. #8ca3ea
  2. #9baadf
  3. #a9b1d4
  4. #b4b8c8
  5. #bfbfbd
  6. #c8c7b1
  7. #d1cea5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6b84c8
  2. #768ed3
  3. #8199df
  4. #8ca3ea
  5. #97aef5
  6. #a2b8ff
  7. #adc3ff

Tones

  1. #8ca3ea
  2. #96a7e2
  3. #9fabda
  4. #a7afd3
  5. #aeb3cb
  6. #b5b7c3
  7. #bbbbbb

Tints and Shades

#8ca3ea to white

  1. #8ca3ea
  2. #a1b2ee
  3. #b5c1f1
  4. #c8d0f5
  5. #dadff8
  6. #edeffc
  7. #ffffff

#8ca3ea to black

  1. #8ca3ea
  2. #7486bf
  3. #5c6a95
  4. #464f6e
  5. #303549
  6. #1c1e27
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 260 / Lazur 120
      #8ca4e4
      ΔE = 1.605 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. 80 12 270 / Aquarell 80
      #9ca4e8
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 39.4%

#8ca3ea HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8ca3ea foreground

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #8ca3ea">…</p>

#8ca3ea background

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #8ca3ea">…</p>

#8ca3ea shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8ca3ea">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9217002
Binary
10001100, 10100011, 11101010
Hexadecimal
#8ca3ea
LRV
≈ 37.7%
Closest short hex
#8ae ΔE = 2.980
RGB
rgb(140, 163, 234)
RGBA
rgba(140, 163, 234, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.261, g: 0.304, b: 0.436
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.621%, blue: 0.918%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7560214 / 0xff8ca3ea
HSL
hsl(225, 69%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 69%%, 73%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.319), saturation: 40% (0.402), value: 92% (0.918)
HSP
hue: 225.319, saturation: 40.171%, perceived brightness: 65.266%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.096, S: 75.838, L: 67.805
Cubehelix
H: -136.392, S: 0.632, L: 0.643
TSL
T: -2.329, S: 0.105, L: 0.644
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.402), magenta: 30% (0.303), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 8% (0.082)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 36% (0.361), yellow: 8% (0.082)
XYZ
X: 38.759, Y: 37.708, Z: 83.062
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.236, Y: 37.708
CIELab
L: 67.805, a: 9.550, b: -38.253
CIELuv
L: 67.805, u: -14.286, v: -62.356
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.805, C: 39.427, H: 284.017
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.805, C: 63.972, H: 257.096
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.407, a: 5.203, b: -37.213
CIECAM02
J: 58.061, C: 44.776, h: 262.792, Q: 150.124, M: 39.156, s: 51.071, H: 312.550
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.276, jaune: -6.729, green: 0.729
LMS
L: 31.113, M: 37.246, S: 82.312
YCbCr
Y: 157.064, Cb: 162.573, Cr: 112.862
YCgCo
Y: 175.000, Cg: -12.000, Co: 11.500
YDbDr
Y: 164.217, Db: 104.993, Dr: 46.066
YPbPr
Y: 163.213, Pb: 38.145, Pr: -14.766
xvYCC
Y: 156.171, Cb: 161.508, Cr: 115.029
YIQ
Y: 164.217, I: -36.511, Q: 17.227
YUV
Y: 164.217, U: 34.342, V: -21.246
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.800
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 5.775

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