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

#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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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

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #8ca9ef">…</p>

#8ca9ef background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #8ca9ef">…</p>

#8ca9ef shadow

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="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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