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Dark sky blue / #8cbed6 Hex Color Code

#8cbed6 Paint ChipThe color dark sky blue with hexadecimal color code #8cbed6 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #8cbed6 is comprised of 54.9% red, 74.51% green and 83.92% blue. In the HSL color space #8cbed6 has a hue of 199° (degrees), 47% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.78 nm.

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#8cbed6 linear gradient to complementary #d3a88f

  1. #8cbed6
  2. #9cbaca
  3. #aab7be
  4. #b6b3b2
  5. #c1b0a7
  6. #caac9b
  7. #d3a88f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #699bb2
  2. #75a6be
  3. #80b2ca
  4. #8cbed6
  5. #98cae2
  6. #a4d6ef
  7. #b0e2fb

Tones

  1. #8cbed6
  2. #94bcd0
  3. #9abaca
  4. #a1b8c3
  5. #a7b5bd
  6. #acb3b7
  7. #b1b1b1

Tints and Shades

#8cbed6 to white

  1. #8cbed6
  2. #a0c9dd
  3. #b4d3e4
  4. #c7deea
  5. #dae9f1
  6. #ecf4f8
  7. #ffffff

#8cbed6 to black

  1. #8cbed6
  2. #749baf
  3. #5c7a89
  4. #455b65
  5. #303d43
  6. #1b2124
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Monday / NP PB 1549 T
      #90bed6
      ΔE = 0.786 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. ★ Sky Blue / NP PB 1532 P
      #95c3db
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-e3
      #8cbfd9
      ΔE = 0.794 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 16
      #88bcd4
      ΔE = 0.913 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. ★ 40/11
      #88c0dc
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Skywatch / T08 63-3
      #8abcd6
      ΔE = 1.037 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. ★ Titan Blue / T12 42.D3
      #83bdda
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  5. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Peninsula Blue 90BG 50/197
      #8ebcd5
      ΔE = 1.116 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Cloudless Sky 70BG 50/235
      #7cbed7
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  6. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2030-B
      #8abbd2
      ΔE = 1.118 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  7. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5807 - Lord Jakob
      #8dbbd1
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. DE 5786 - Eastern Sky
      #8fc1d2
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bonnie Blue / 691
      #8dbbd1
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Eastern Sky / 724
      #8fc1d2
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  9. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Warm Blue
      #90c1d7
      ΔE = 1.311 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  10. Chrysler

    1. ★ Turquoise Blue
      #88bcd2
      ΔE = 1.350 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. ★ Powder Blue
      #8dbace
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  11. Behr

    1. ★ 550D-4 Caribbean Coast
      #8cc2db
      ΔE = 1.417 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. ★ 560D-4 Madras Blue
      #92bed8
      ΔE = 1.709 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  12. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7331-31 Cavalry Blue
      #8bc2db
      ΔE = 1.451 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. 7322-31 Lucky Star
      #97bacc
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  13. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Gaugins Blue / 7344
      #86bad3
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7fc0d9
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  14. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Gaugins Blue 7344
      #86bad3
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Cascade Blue 7360
      #7fc0d9
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  15. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1314 Country Blue
      #8dc1d6
      ΔE = 1.671 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. ★ 44-16 Posey Blue
      #80bcd8
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  16. CIL

    1. ★ Blue Dahlia
      #90bdd0
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  17. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7345 - Make A Splash
      #91c3db
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  18. Bristol

    1. ★ Blue Emotion / P113-C4
      #83bdda
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ Jonathan / P112-C4
      #94c0db
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  19. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-33-4 Skyline
      #94c2d7
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Athenian Blue / 773
      #84b9d1
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. Blue Jean / 2062-50
      #88b6cc
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Cascade Blue / KM3149-2
      #89bfdd
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  22. Ford

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #85b9d4
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Medium Blue
      #9abbcf
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  23. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Dresden Falls
      #95bbcf
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  24. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Dresden Falls / 7369
      #95bbcf
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  25. Berger

    1. ★ Dresden Falls / 7369
      #95bbcf
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  26. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BG 47/182
      #8fbdcf
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. ★ Celestial Blue 6
      #8dbdcf
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  27. Sikkens

    1. ★ R7.22.69
      #8ac4dd
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. S0.20.70
      #98c5da
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  28. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0652
      #95bbd2
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  29. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Mountain Main / 0652
      #95bbd2
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  30. Pantone / PMS

    1. 544 UP
      #99bed3
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. 550 C
      #8db9ca
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  31. Brillux

    1. 66.12.15
      #84b9cf
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. 63.15.15
      #83b9d7
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  32. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Lucerne 24-7
      #8cbdcf
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  33. GM / General Motors

    1. Nassau Blue
      #94bbcd
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Silver Lightning
      #97bbcd
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  34. Tollens

    1. T2014-4
      #94bed9
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  35. Plascon

    1. Hidden Stream B2-B2-2
      #8cc4e0
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  36. General Paint

    1. Salty Sound / CL 2223W
      #7dbfdb
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  37. Peintures MF

    1. DD407-2
      #91c0dd
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  38. Homebase

    1. Marina Blue
      #85bcdb
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  39. Albany Paint

    1. Sky
      #7cbcd7
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  40. Valspar Paint

    1. Siamese Eyes X77R163D
      #83bcdb
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Blue Vault
      #96b9cd
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  41. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-B
      #86c4e0
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  42. Disney

    1. 3C-40-3 Cinderellas Ball Gown
      #8bbedd
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. 3A-50-2 100 Acre Sky
      #93c6df
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  43. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5251
      #7cbcd9
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  44. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15450
      #97bcd5
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  45. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Bayou / 253-4
      #7dbfd7
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  46. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Bayou 253-4
      #7dbfd7
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  47. Dulux Australia

    1. Sky Bus / A345
      #99c3d6
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  48. KILZ

    1. Baroque / D741
      #95bdcd
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  49. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10397
      #81b9d7
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  50. Duron

    1. Ebbtide
      #8bbccd
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  51. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Sky Fall - 9049
      #89c6df
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 51.0%

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#8cbed6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8cbed6 foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #8cbed6">…</p>

#8cbed6 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: #8cbed6">…</p>

#8cbed6 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 #8cbed6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9223894
Binary
10001100, 10111110, 11010110
Hexadecimal
#8cbed6
LRV
≈ 47.3%
Closest short hex
#8bc ΔE = 3.238
RGB
rgb(140, 190, 214)
RGBA
rgba(140, 190, 214, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.257, g: 0.349, b: 0.393
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.666%, blue: 0.839%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7553322 / 0xff8cbed6
HSL
hsl(199, 47%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 47%, 69%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (199.459), saturation: 35% (0.346), value: 84% (0.839)
HSP
hue: 199.459, saturation: 34.579%, perceived brightness: 70.448%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 225.372, S: 47.613, L: 74.353
Cubehelix
H: -166.730, S: 0.499, L: 0.697
TSL
T: -1.893, S: 0.104, L: 0.697
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.346), magenta: 11% (0.112), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.161)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 25% (0.255), yellow: 16% (0.161)
XYZ
X: 41.362, Y: 47.255, Z: 70.547
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.297, Y: 47.255
CIELab
L: 74.353, a: -10.550, b: -17.282
CIELuv
L: 74.353, u: -24.962, v: -25.288
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.353, C: 20.248, H: 238.596
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.353, C: 35.533, H: 225.372
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.742, a: -12.896, b: -12.727
CIECAM02
J: 65.411, C: 30.863, h: 227.541, Q: 159.345, M: 26.990, s: 41.156, H: 288.376
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.139, jaune: -2.933, green: 2.649
LMS
L: 39.154, M: 51.543, S: 70.143
YCbCr
Y: 168.712, Cb: 145.936, Cr: 104.346
YCgCo
Y: 183.500, Cg: 6.500, Co: 16.500
YDbDr
Y: 177.786, Db: 54.492, Dr: 71.858
YPbPr
Y: 181.078, Pb: 17.750, Pr: -26.104
xvYCC
Y: 171.514, Cb: 143.592, Cr: 105.069
YIQ
Y: 177.786, I: -37.496, Q: -3.106
YUV
Y: 177.786, U: 17.822, V: -33.150
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 1.785
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 5.335

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