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#8ca6ee Hex Color Code

#8ca6ee Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8ca6ee is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8ca6ee is comprised of 54.9% red, 65.1% green and 93.33% blue. In the HSL color space #8ca6ee has a hue of 224° (degrees), 74% saturation and 74% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.69 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#8ca6ee linear gradient to complementary #d3d0a7

  1. #8ca6ee
  2. #9cade3
  3. #aab3d7
  4. #b6bacb
  5. #c0c2bf
  6. #cac9b3
  7. #d3d0a7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6b87cc
  2. #7691d7
  3. #819be2
  4. #8ca6ee
  5. #97b1fa
  6. #a2bcff
  7. #aec7ff

Tones

  1. #8ca6ee
  2. #96aae6
  3. #a0adde
  4. #a8b1d6
  5. #afb5ce
  6. #b7b9c5
  7. #bdbdbd

Tints and Shades

#8ca6ee to white

  1. #8ca6ee
  2. #a1b4f1
  3. #b5c3f4
  4. #c8d1f7
  5. #dbe0fa
  6. #edf0fc
  7. #ffffff

#8ca6ee to black

  1. #8ca6ee
  2. #7488c2
  3. #5c6b98
  4. #465070
  5. #30364a
  6. #1c1e27
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 265 / Astra 80
      #94a4e8
      ΔE = 1.701 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. ★ 80 12 260 / Lazur 120
      #8ca4e4
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2122 U
      #8fa4e3
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  3. Plascon

    1. Mamello B5-A2-1
      #88acf8
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R80B
      #85a9ea
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 39.3%

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#8ca6ee HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8ca6ee foreground

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

Banksy
<p style="color: #8ca6ee">…</p>

#8ca6ee background

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="background-color: #8ca6ee">…</p>

#8ca6ee shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8ca6ee">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9217774
Binary
10001100, 10100110, 11101110
Hexadecimal
#8ca6ee
LRV
≈ 39.0%
Closest short hex
#8ae ΔE = 2.172
RGB
rgb(140, 166, 238)
RGBA
rgba(140, 166, 238, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.257, g: 0.305, b: 0.438
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.630%, blue: 0.933%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7559442 / 0xff8ca6ee
HSL
hsl(224, 74%, 74%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 74%, 74%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.082), saturation: 41% (0.412), value: 93% (0.933)
HSP
hue: 224.082, saturation: 41.176%, perceived brightness: 66.196%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.248, S: 79.821, L: 68.765
Cubehelix
H: -137.682, S: 0.660, L: 0.651
TSL
T: -2.275, S: 0.109, L: 0.653
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.412), magenta: 30% (0.303), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.067)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 7% (0.067)
XYZ
X: 39.879, Y: 39.019, Z: 86.302
xyY
x: 0.241, y: 0.236, Y: 39.019
CIELab
L: 68.765, a: 8.951, b: -38.944
CIELuv
L: 68.765, u: -15.559, v: -63.574
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.765, C: 39.960, H: 282.944
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.765, C: 65.451, H: 256.248
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.465, a: 4.645, b: -38.190
CIECAM02
J: 59.104, C: 45.640, h: 261.503, Q: 151.467, M: 39.912, s: 51.332, H: 311.872
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.276, jaune: -6.842, green: 0.885
LMS
L: 31.971, M: 38.702, S: 85.520
YCbCr
Y: 158.968, Cb: 163.456, Cr: 111.474
YCgCo
Y: 177.500, Cg: -11.500, Co: 10.500
YDbDr
Y: 166.434, Db: 107.676, Dr: 50.282
YPbPr
Y: 165.646, Pb: 38.990, Pr: -16.312
xvYCC
Y: 158.261, Cb: 162.250, Cr: 113.671
YIQ
Y: 166.434, I: -38.620, Q: 16.904
YUV
Y: 166.434, U: 35.219, V: -23.191
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.637
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 5.747

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