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#8ca5ea Hex Color Code

#8ca5ea Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8ca5ea is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8ca5ea is comprised of 54.9% red, 64.71% green and 91.76% blue. In the HSL color space #8ca5ea has a hue of 224° (degrees), 69% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.77 nm.

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#8ca5ea linear gradient to complementary #d1cea5

  1. #8ca5ea
  2. #9bacdf
  3. #a9b2d4
  4. #b4b9c8
  5. #bfc0bd
  6. #c8c7b1
  7. #d1cea5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6b86c8
  2. #7690d3
  3. #819adf
  4. #8ca5ea
  5. #97b0f5
  6. #a2baff
  7. #adc5ff

Tones

  1. #8ca5ea
  2. #96a9e2
  3. #9facda
  4. #a7b0d3
  5. #aeb3cb
  6. #b5b7c3
  7. #bbbbbb

Tints and Shades

#8ca5ea to white

  1. #8ca5ea
  2. #a1b3ee
  3. #b5c2f1
  4. #c8d1f5
  5. #dae0f8
  6. #edeffc
  7. #ffffff

#8ca5ea to black

  1. #8ca5ea
  2. #7487bf
  3. #5c6b95
  4. #46506e
  5. #303649
  6. #1c1e27
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 260 / Lazur 120
      #8ca4e4
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. ★ 80 12 265 / Astra 80
      #94a4e8
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2122 U
      #8fa4e3
      ΔE = 1.280 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. ★ 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R80B
      #85a9ea
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  4. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  5. Plascon

    1. Mamello B5-A2-1
      #88acf8
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 41.5%

#8ca5ea HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8ca5ea foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #8ca5ea">…</p>

#8ca5ea background

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="background-color: #8ca5ea">…</p>

#8ca5ea shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8ca5ea">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9217514
Binary
10001100, 10100101, 11101010
Hexadecimal
#8ca5ea
LRV
≈ 38.4%
Closest short hex
#8ae ΔE = 2.144
RGB
rgb(140, 165, 234)
RGBA
rgba(140, 165, 234, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.260, g: 0.306, b: 0.434
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.626%, blue: 0.918%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7559702 / 0xff8ca5ea
HSL
hsl(224, 69%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 69%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.043), saturation: 40% (0.402), value: 92% (0.918)
HSP
hue: 224.043, saturation: 40.171%, perceived brightness: 65.718%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.107, S: 75.423, L: 68.332
Cubehelix
H: -137.723, S: 0.630, L: 0.647
TSL
T: -2.274, S: 0.105, L: 0.649
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.402), magenta: 29% (0.295), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 8% (0.082)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 8% (0.082)
XYZ
X: 39.117, Y: 38.424, Z: 83.181
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.239, Y: 38.424
CIELab
L: 68.332, a: 8.416, b: -37.432
CIELuv
L: 68.332, u: -15.063, v: -60.901
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.332, C: 38.366, H: 282.672
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.332, C: 62.736, H: 256.107
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.987, a: 4.165, b: -36.171
CIECAM02
J: 58.638, C: 44.194, h: 261.492, Q: 150.868, M: 38.647, s: 50.613, H: 311.866
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.269, jaune: -6.573, green: 0.855
LMS
L: 31.663, M: 38.210, S: 82.441
YCbCr
Y: 158.072, Cb: 161.991, Cr: 112.126
YCgCo
Y: 176.000, Cg: -11.000, Co: 11.500
YDbDr
Y: 165.391, Db: 103.227, Dr: 48.298
YPbPr
Y: 164.643, Pb: 37.375, Pr: -15.674
xvYCC
Y: 157.399, Cb: 160.831, Cr: 114.231
YIQ
Y: 165.391, I: -37.060, Q: 16.182
YUV
Y: 165.391, U: 33.764, V: -22.276
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.934
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 5.741

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