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#8ca5ed Hex Color Code

#8ca5ed Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8ca5ed is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8ca5ed is comprised of 54.9% red, 64.71% green and 92.94% blue. In the HSL color space #8ca5ed has a hue of 225° (degrees), 73% saturation and 74% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.48 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#8ca5ed linear gradient to complementary #d2d0a7

  1. #8ca5ed
  2. #9cace2
  3. #a9b3d6
  4. #b5bacb
  5. #c0c1bf
  6. #c9c9b3
  7. #d2d0a7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6b86cb
  2. #7690d6
  3. #819ae2
  4. #8ca5ed
  5. #97b0f9
  6. #a2bbff
  7. #aec5ff

Tones

  1. #8ca5ed
  2. #96a9e5
  3. #9faddd
  4. #a8b1d5
  5. #afb5cd
  6. #b6b9c5
  7. #bdbdbd

Tints and Shades

#8ca5ed to white

  1. #8ca5ed
  2. #a1b3f0
  3. #b5c2f3
  4. #c8d1f6
  5. #dbe0f9
  6. #edeffc
  7. #ffffff

#8ca5ed to black

  1. #8ca5ed
  2. #7487c1
  3. #5c6b97
  4. #46506f
  5. #30364a
  6. #1c1e27
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 265 / Astra 80
      #94a4e8
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. ★ 80 12 260 / Lazur 120
      #8ca4e4
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2122 U
      #8fa4e3
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. ★ 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  3. Plascon

    1. Mamello B5-A2-1
      #88acf8
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 41.5%

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#8ca5ed HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8ca5ed foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #8ca5ed">…</p>

#8ca5ed background

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #8ca5ed">…</p>

#8ca5ed shadow

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

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8ca5ed">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9217517
Binary
10001100, 10100101, 11101101
Hexadecimal
#8ca5ed
LRV
≈ 38.6%
Closest short hex
#8ae ΔE = 2.459
RGB
rgb(140, 165, 237)
RGBA
rgba(140, 165, 237, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.258, g: 0.304, b: 0.437
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.627%, blue: 0.929%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7559699 / 0xff8ca5ed
HSL
hsl(225, 73%, 74%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 73%, 74%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (224.536), saturation: 41% (0.409), value: 93% (0.929)
HSP
hue: 224.536, saturation: 40.928%, perceived brightness: 65.907%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.575, S: 78.848, L: 68.459
Cubehelix
H: -137.205, S: 0.654, L: 0.649
TSL
T: -2.295, S: 0.108, L: 0.650
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.409), magenta: 30% (0.304), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.071)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 7% (0.071)
XYZ
X: 39.552, Y: 38.598, Z: 85.470
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.236, Y: 38.598
CIELab
L: 68.459, a: 9.241, b: -38.875
CIELuv
L: 68.459, u: -15.146, v: -63.453
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.459, C: 39.958, H: 283.372
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.459, C: 65.235, H: 256.575
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.127, a: 4.914, b: -38.078
CIECAM02
J: 58.770, C: 45.496, h: 261.975, Q: 151.039, M: 39.786, s: 51.324, H: 312.120
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.277, jaune: -6.833, green: 0.831
LMS
L: 31.685, M: 38.213, S: 84.695
YCbCr
Y: 158.366, Cb: 163.308, Cr: 111.913
YCgCo
Y: 176.750, Cg: -11.750, Co: 10.750
YDbDr
Y: 165.733, Db: 107.226, Dr: 48.949
YPbPr
Y: 164.859, Pb: 38.875, Pr: -15.812
xvYCC
Y: 157.585, Cb: 162.149, Cr: 114.110
YIQ
Y: 165.733, I: -38.024, Q: 17.115
YUV
Y: 165.733, U: 35.072, V: -22.576
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.402
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 5.736

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