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#8ca9e5 Hex Color Code

#8ca9e5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8ca9e5 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8ca9e5 is comprised of 54.9% red, 66.27% green and 89.8% blue. In the HSL color space #8ca9e5 has a hue of 220° (degrees), 63% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.76 nm.

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#8ca9e5 linear gradient to complementary #d0c9a1

  1. #8ca9e5
  2. #9baeda
  3. #a8b3cf
  4. #b3b9c4
  5. #bebeb8
  6. #c7c3ad
  7. #d0c9a1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6b89c3
  2. #7694ce
  3. #819eda
  4. #8ca9e5
  5. #97b4f1
  6. #a2bffc
  7. #aecaff

Tones

  1. #8ca9e5
  2. #95acde
  3. #9eaed6
  4. #a5b1cf
  5. #acb4c8
  6. #b3b6c0
  7. #b9b9b9

Tints and Shades

#8ca9e5 to white

  1. #8ca9e5
  2. #a1b7ea
  3. #b4c5ee
  4. #c7d3f2
  5. #dae1f7
  6. #edf0fb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8ca9e5 to black

  1. #8ca9e5
  2. #748bbb
  3. #5c6d92
  4. #46516c
  5. #303747
  6. #1c1f26
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-R80B
      #85a9ea
      ΔE = 1.342 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7451 C
      #89abe3
      ΔE = 1.687 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. ★ 7451
      #91a6db
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #95a9de
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 260 / Lazur 120
      #8ca4e4
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  5. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Blue Cue / 599
      #84a5dc
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  6. California Paints

    1. DE 5892 - Blue Cue
      #84a5dc
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  7. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  8. Duron

    1. Lobelia
      #89aadd
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 39.3%

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#8ca9e5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8ca9e5 foreground

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="color: #8ca9e5">…</p>

#8ca9e5 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #8ca9e5">…</p>

#8ca9e5 shadow

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8ca9e5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9218533
Binary
10001100, 10101001, 11100101
Hexadecimal
#8ca9e5
LRV
≈ 39.6%
Closest short hex
#8ae ΔE = 1.677
RGB
rgb(140, 169, 229)
RGBA
rgba(140, 169, 229, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.260, g: 0.314, b: 0.426
RYB
red: 54.902%, yellow: 63.480%, blue: 89.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7558683 / 0xff8ca9e5
HSL
hsl(220, 63%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 63%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.449), saturation: 39% (0.389), value: 90% (0.898)
HSP
hue: 220.449, saturation: 38.865%, perceived brightness: 66.324%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.909, S: 68.718, L: 69.188
Cubehelix
H: -141.605, S: 0.587, L: 0.655
TSL
T: -2.121, S: 0.101, L: 0.656
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.389), magenta: 26% (0.262), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.102)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 10% (0.102)
XYZ
X: 39.142, Y: 39.607, Z: 79.696
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.250, Y: 39.607
CIELab
L: 69.188, a: 4.804, b: -33.365
CIELuv
L: 69.188, u: -16.512, v: -53.703
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.188, C: 33.709, H: 278.193
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.188, C: 56.184, H: 252.909
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.934, a: 0.884, b: -31.028
CIECAM02
J: 59.590, C: 40.880, h: 257.593, Q: 152.089, M: 35.749, s: 48.482, H: 309.840
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.243, jaune: -5.829, green: 1.150
LMS
L: 32.755, M: 40.178, S: 79.029
YCbCr
Y: 159.598, Cb: 158.632, Cr: 111.009
YCgCo
Y: 176.750, Cg: -7.750, Co: 12.750
YDbDr
Y: 167.169, Db: 93.030, Dr: 51.677
YPbPr
Y: 167.143, Pb: 33.335, Pr: -17.260
xvYCC
Y: 159.546, Cb: 157.283, Cr: 112.838
YIQ
Y: 167.169, I: -36.552, Q: 12.536
YUV
Y: 167.169, U: 30.428, V: -23.836
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 4.963
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.353

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