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#8ca9ef Hex Color Code

#8ca9ef Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8ca9ef is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8ca9ef is comprised of 54.9% red, 66.27% green and 93.73% blue. In the HSL color space #8ca9ef has a hue of 222° (degrees), 76% saturation and 74% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.5 nm.

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#8ca9ef linear gradient to complementary #d4d0a7

  1. #8ca9ef
  2. #9cafe3
  3. #aab5d8
  4. #b6bccc
  5. #c1c3c0
  6. #cbc9b4
  7. #d4d0a7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6a89cc
  2. #7594d8
  3. #819ee3
  4. #8ca9ef
  5. #97b4fb
  6. #a3bfff
  7. #aecaff

Tones

  1. #8ca9ef
  2. #96ace7
  3. #a0b0df
  4. #a8b3d7
  5. #b0b7ce
  6. #b7bac6
  7. #bebebe

Tints and Shades

#8ca9ef to white

  1. #8ca9ef
  2. #a1b7f2
  3. #b5c5f5
  4. #c8d3f7
  5. #dbe1fa
  6. #edf0fd
  7. #ffffff

#8ca9ef to black

  1. #8ca9ef
  2. #748bc3
  3. #5c6d98
  4. #465170
  5. #30374a
  6. #1c1f27
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Mamello B5-A2-1
      #88acf8
      ΔE = 1.619 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-R80B
      #85a9ea
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 260 / Lazur 120
      #8ca4e4
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. 80 12 265 / Astra 80
      #94a4e8
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2122 U
      #8fa4e3
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 37.9%

#8ca9ef HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8ca9ef foreground

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="color: #8ca9ef">…</p>

#8ca9ef background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #8ca9ef">…</p>

#8ca9ef shadow

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8ca9ef">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9218543
Binary
10001100, 10101001, 11101111
Hexadecimal
#8ca9ef
LRV
≈ 40.2%
Closest short hex
#8ae ΔE = 1.147
RGB
rgb(140, 169, 239)
RGBA
rgba(140, 169, 239, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.255, g: 0.308, b: 0.436
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.637%, blue: 0.937%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7558673 / 0xff8ca9ef
HSL
hsl(222, 76%, 74%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 76%, 74%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.424), saturation: 41% (0.414), value: 94% (0.937)
HSP
hue: 222.424, saturation: 41.423%, perceived brightness: 66.940%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.942, S: 80.473, L: 69.598
Cubehelix
H: -139.447, S: 0.666, L: 0.659
TSL
T: -2.204, S: 0.110, L: 0.660
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.414), magenta: 29% (0.293), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 6% (0.063)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 6% (0.063)
XYZ
X: 40.578, Y: 40.181, Z: 87.262
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.239, Y: 40.181
CIELab
L: 69.598, a: 7.533, b: -38.191
CIELuv
L: 69.598, u: -16.743, v: -62.231
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.598, C: 38.927, H: 281.158
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.598, C: 64.444, H: 254.942
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.389, a: 3.337, b: -37.248
CIECAM02
J: 60.023, C: 45.225, h: 259.761, Q: 152.640, M: 39.549, s: 50.902, H: 310.962
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.269, jaune: -6.695, green: 1.062
LMS
L: 32.826, M: 40.189, S: 86.482
YCbCr
Y: 160.578, Cb: 163.022, Cr: 110.299
YCgCo
Y: 179.250, Cg: -10.250, Co: 10.250
YDbDr
Y: 168.309, Db: 106.360, Dr: 53.847
YPbPr
Y: 167.863, Pb: 38.335, Pr: -17.720
xvYCC
Y: 160.165, Cb: 161.675, Cr: 112.434
YIQ
Y: 168.309, I: -39.764, Q: 15.647
YUV
Y: 168.309, U: 34.788, V: -24.836
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 6.153
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 5.919

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