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#8cb8f3 Hex Color Code

#8cb8f3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8cb8f3 is a light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #8cb8f3 is comprised of 54.9% red, 72.16% green and 95.29% blue. In the HSL color space #8cb8f3 has a hue of 214° (degrees), 81% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.06 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#8cb8f3 linear gradient to complementary #dbcca4

  1. #8cb8f3
  2. #9ebbe6
  3. #adbed9
  4. #bbc2cc
  5. #c7c5bf
  6. #d1c8b2
  7. #dbcca4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6896ce
  2. #74a1da
  3. #80ace7
  4. #8cb8f3
  5. #98c4ff
  6. #a4d0ff
  7. #b1dcff

Tones

  1. #8cb8f3
  2. #97b9eb
  3. #a1bbe2
  4. #aabcda
  5. #b2bdd1
  6. #b9bfc9
  7. #c0c0c0

Tints and Shades

#8cb8f3 to white

  1. #8cb8f3
  2. #a1c3f5
  3. #b5cff7
  4. #c8dbf9
  5. #dbe7fb
  6. #edf3fd
  7. #ffffff

#8cb8f3 to black

  1. #8cb8f3
  2. #7497c6
  3. #5c779b
  4. #465872
  5. #303b4b
  6. #1c2028
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Designers Guild

    1. ★ Jodphur
      #95b8ee
      ΔE = 1.502 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Overalls
      #86bdfd
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2128 U
      #95b4e6
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 659 U
      #96b6e5
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 0540-R90B
      #7fbcf8
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  5. Caparol

    1. 42/01
      #9cb8e8
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. Pastel Blue
      #89b6e7
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 44.5%

#8cb8f3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8cb8f3 foreground

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #8cb8f3">…</p>

#8cb8f3 background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #8cb8f3">…</p>

#8cb8f3 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8cb8f3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9222387
Binary
10001100, 10111000, 11110011
Hexadecimal
#8cb8f3
LRV
≈ 46.3%
Closest short hex
#8bf ΔE = 2.100
RGB
rgb(140, 184, 243)
RGBA
rgba(140, 184, 243, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.247, g: 0.325, b: 0.429
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.670%, blue: 0.953%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7554829 / 0xff8cb8f3
HSL
hsl(214, 81%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(214, 81%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 214° (214.369), saturation: 42% (0.424), value: 95% (0.953)
HSP
hue: 214.369, saturation: 42.387%, perceived brightness: 70.660%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 247.430, S: 83.008, L: 73.756
Cubehelix
H: -148.576, S: 0.702, L: 0.695
TSL
T: -1.877, S: 0.117, L: 0.696
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.424), magenta: 24% (0.243), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 5% (0.047)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 5% (0.047)
XYZ
X: 44.128, Y: 46.325, Z: 91.393
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.255, Y: 46.325
CIELab
L: 73.756, a: 0.286, b: -33.909
CIELuv
L: 73.756, u: -22.651, v: -54.496
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.756, C: 33.910, H: 270.483
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.756, C: 59.016, H: 247.430
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.062, a: -3.379, b: -31.970
CIECAM02
J: 64.694, C: 43.107, h: 250.272, Q: 158.469, M: 37.696, s: 48.773, H: 306.140
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.231, jaune: -5.877, green: 1.935
LMS
L: 37.396, M: 48.145, S: 90.638
YCbCr
Y: 168.530, Cb: 160.413, Cr: 104.495
YCgCo
Y: 187.750, Cg: -3.750, Co: 9.250
YDbDr
Y: 177.570, Db: 98.447, Dr: 71.455
YPbPr
Y: 178.876, Pb: 34.560, Pr: -24.714
xvYCC
Y: 169.623, Cb: 158.359, Cr: 106.290
YIQ
Y: 177.570, I: -45.166, Q: 9.053
YUV
Y: 177.570, U: 32.200, V: -32.961
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 5.593
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 9.503

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