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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

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%

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#8ca5eb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8ca5eb foreground

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="color: #8ca5eb">…</p>

#8ca5eb background

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

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #8ca5eb">…</p>

#8ca5eb shadow

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<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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