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#8ca5eb Hex Color Code

#8ca5eb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8ca5eb is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8ca5eb is comprised of 54.9% red, 64.71% green and 92.16% blue. In the HSL color space #8ca5eb has a hue of 224° (degrees), 70% saturation and 74% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.67 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#8ca5eb linear gradient to complementary #d2cea5

  1. #8ca5eb
  2. #9cace0
  3. #a9b2d4
  4. #b5b9c9
  5. #c0c0bd
  6. #c9c7b1
  7. #d2cea5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6b86c9
  2. #7690d4
  3. #819ae0
  4. #8ca5eb
  5. #97b0f6
  6. #a2bbff
  7. #aec5ff

Tones

  1. #8ca5eb
  2. #96a9e3
  3. #9facdb
  4. #a7b0d4
  5. #afb4cc
  6. #b6b8c4
  7. #bcbcbc

Tints and Shades

#8ca5eb to white

  1. #8ca5eb
  2. #a1b3ef
  3. #b5c2f2
  4. #c8d1f5
  5. #dbe0f9
  6. #edeffc
  7. #ffffff

#8ca5eb to black

  1. #8ca5eb
  2. #7487c0
  3. #5c6b96
  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 = 1.355 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. ★ 80 12 265 / Astra 80
      #94a4e8
      ΔE = 1.540 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2122 U
      #8fa4e3
      ΔE = 1.460 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. ★ 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R80B
      #85a9ea
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  4. Plascon

    1. Mamello B5-A2-1
      #88acf8
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  5. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 36.2%

#8ca5eb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8ca5eb foreground

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #8ca5eb">…</p>

#8ca5eb background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #8ca5eb">…</p>

#8ca5eb shadow

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

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8ca5eb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9217515
Binary
10001100, 10100101, 11101011
Hexadecimal
#8ca5eb
LRV
≈ 38.5%
Closest short hex
#8ae ΔE = 2.231
RGB
rgb(140, 165, 235)
RGBA
rgba(140, 165, 235, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.259, g: 0.306, b: 0.435
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.627%, blue: 0.922%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7559701 / 0xff8ca5eb
HSL
hsl(224, 70%, 74%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 70%, 74%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.211), saturation: 40% (0.404), value: 92% (0.922)
HSP
hue: 224.211, saturation: 40.426%, perceived brightness: 65.781%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.267, S: 76.562, L: 68.374
Cubehelix
H: -137.546, S: 0.638, L: 0.648
TSL
T: -2.281, S: 0.106, L: 0.649
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.404), magenta: 30% (0.298), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 8% (0.078)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 8% (0.078)
XYZ
X: 39.261, Y: 38.482, Z: 83.940
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.238, Y: 38.482
CIELab
L: 68.374, a: 8.691, b: -37.913
CIELuv
L: 68.374, u: -15.091, v: -61.752
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.374, C: 38.897, H: 282.911
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.374, C: 63.569, H: 256.267
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.034, a: 4.413, b: -36.804
CIECAM02
J: 58.682, C: 44.630, h: 261.658, Q: 150.925, M: 39.028, s: 50.852, H: 311.953
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.272, jaune: -6.660, green: 0.847
LMS
L: 31.671, M: 38.211, S: 83.188
YCbCr
Y: 158.170, Cb: 162.430, Cr: 112.055
YCgCo
Y: 176.250, Cg: -11.250, Co: 11.250
YDbDr
Y: 165.505, Db: 104.560, Dr: 48.515
YPbPr
Y: 164.715, Pb: 37.875, Pr: -15.720
xvYCC
Y: 157.461, Cb: 161.271, Cr: 114.191
YIQ
Y: 165.505, I: -37.381, Q: 16.493
YUV
Y: 165.505, U: 34.200, V: -22.376
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.084
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 5.732

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