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#8ca5d9 Hex Color Code

#8ca5d9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8ca5d9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8ca5d9 is comprised of 54.9% red, 64.71% green and 85.1% blue. In the HSL color space #8ca5d9 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 50% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.98 nm.

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#8ca5d9 linear gradient to complementary #c9c19c

  1. #8ca5d9
  2. #99a9cf
  3. #a5aec5
  4. #afb3bb
  5. #b8b7b1
  6. #c1bca7
  7. #c9c19c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6c86b8
  2. #7790c3
  3. #819bce
  4. #8ca5d9
  5. #97b0e4
  6. #a2baef
  7. #adc5fb

Tones

  1. #8ca5d9
  2. #94a7d3
  3. #9baacc
  4. #a2acc6
  5. #a8aec0
  6. #aeb1b9
  7. #b3b3b3

Tints and Shades

#8ca5d9 to white

  1. #8ca5d9
  2. #a0b3df
  3. #b3c2e6
  4. #c7d1ec
  5. #d9e0f2
  6. #eceff9
  7. #ffffff

#8ca5d9 to black

  1. #8ca5d9
  2. #7487b1
  3. #5c6b8b
  4. #455066
  5. #303644
  6. #1b1e25
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7451
      #91a6db
      ΔE = 1.151 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. ★ 2122 XGC
      #95a5d6
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Blue Cue / 599
      #84a5dc
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  3. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5892 - Blue Cue
      #84a5dc
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2040-R70B
      #8ba1d3
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  5. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-37-4 Blue Thoughts
      #89a5d4
      ΔE = 1.720 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #95a9de
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  6. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Royal Regatta / KM3102-2
      #85a1d6
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  7. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Purplettes / NP PB 1500 T
      #91a6d3
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Spring Crocus / NP PB 1497 T
      #8fa0cc
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  8. Plascon

    1. ★ Stardust B5-C2-2
      #88a0d8
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. ★ Whisper B5-E2-3
      #94a4d0
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  9. Duron

    1. ★ Lobelia
      #89aadd
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  10. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Iris velouté
      #93a5d0
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  11. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Autumn Crocus 28-9
      #879fd1
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  12. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Florette / 7215
      #899fcf
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c
      #8e9fd0
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  14. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7204T Spring Crocus
      #8aa6d2
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  15. Glidden

    1. Fresh Hyacinth / 54BB 41/237
      #99a8d6
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. Harbor View
      #98a7d2
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  17. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6023
      #91abd8
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  18. Taubmans

    1. Shaker Blue / T61-5
      #859ece
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  19. Caparol

    1. 77 1 258 / Berliner Blau 40
      #94a0d4
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  20. Disney

    1. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 35.2%

#8ca5d9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8ca5d9 foreground

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #8ca5d9">…</p>

#8ca5d9 background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #8ca5d9">…</p>

#8ca5d9 shadow

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8ca5d9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9217497
Binary
10001100, 10100101, 11011001
Hexadecimal
#8ca5d9
LRV
≈ 37.5%
Closest short hex
#8ad ΔE = 2.333
RGB
rgb(140, 165, 217)
RGBA
rgba(140, 165, 217, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.268, g: 0.316, b: 0.416
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.623%, blue: 0.851%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7559719 / 0xff8ca5d9
HSL
hsl(221, 50%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 50%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.519), saturation: 35% (0.355), value: 85% (0.851)
HSP
hue: 220.519, saturation: 35.484%, perceived brightness: 64.688%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.533, S: 56.534, L: 67.646
Cubehelix
H: -141.527, S: 0.499, L: 0.640
TSL
T: -2.124, S: 0.090, L: 0.641
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.355), magenta: 24% (0.240), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.149)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 15% (0.149)
XYZ
X: 36.791, Y: 37.494, Z: 70.931
xyY
x: 0.253, y: 0.258, Y: 37.494
CIELab
L: 67.646, a: 3.851, b: -29.159
CIELuv
L: 67.646, u: -14.599, v: -46.396
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.646, C: 29.412, H: 277.524
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.646, C: 48.639, H: 252.533
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.232, a: 0.094, b: -25.818
CIECAM02
J: 57.919, C: 36.580, h: 257.643, Q: 149.941, M: 31.989, s: 46.189, H: 309.866
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.225, jaune: -5.092, green: 1.011
LMS
L: 31.549, M: 38.192, S: 70.374
YCbCr
Y: 156.406, Cb: 154.528, Cr: 113.333
YCgCo
Y: 171.750, Cg: -6.750, Co: 15.750
YDbDr
Y: 163.453, Db: 80.566, Dr: 44.609
YPbPr
Y: 163.419, Pb: 28.875, Pr: -14.892
xvYCC
Y: 156.348, Cb: 153.365, Cr: 114.918
YIQ
Y: 163.453, I: -31.599, Q: 10.893
YUV
Y: 163.453, U: 26.352, V: -20.576
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 2.914
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.894

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