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Caparol 81 5 214 / Aquamarin 40 / #98b8cc Hex Color Code

#98b8cc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #98b8cc is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #98b8cc is comprised of 59.61% red, 72.16% green and 80% blue. In the HSL color space #98b8cc has a hue of 203° (degrees), 34% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.72 nm.

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#98b8cc linear gradient to complementary #c9af9b

  1. #98b8cc
  2. #a2b7c4
  3. #abb5bc
  4. #b4b4b3
  5. #bbb2ab
  6. #c2b1a3
  7. #c9af9b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7696a9
  2. #81a1b5
  3. #8dacc0
  4. #98b8cc
  5. #a4c4d8
  6. #afd0e4
  7. #bbdbf0

Tints and Shades

#98b8cc to white

  1. #98b8cc
  2. #a9c4d4
  3. #bacfdd
  4. #ccdbe5
  5. #dde7ee
  6. #eef3f6
  7. #ffffff

#98b8cc to black

  1. #98b8cc
  2. #7d97a7
  3. #637783
  4. #4a5861
  5. #333b41
  6. #1d2023
  7. #000000

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  1. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1038
      #99bacd
      ΔE = 0.842 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 5010
      #91b1c3
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  2. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Blue C40
      #98b6cb
      ΔE = 0.932 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. ★ Subtle Indigo
      #97b4c5
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  3. Alcro

    1. ★ Storsjo
      #9cb8ca
      ΔE = 0.977 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  4. Duron

    1. ★ Powder Blue
      #9bb6c9
      ΔE = 1.161 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Meditative
      #9eb4c2
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ S6.15.65
      #97b5ca
      ΔE = 1.197 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. S0.15.65
      #93b5c5
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Soft Rococo Blue / 70BG 44/129
      #99b6c7
      ΔE = 1.288 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Heavenly Blue / PPG1159-3
      #a3bbcd
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  7. Sto

    1. ★ 35222
      #9ebacc
      ΔE = 1.342 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  8. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7322-31 Lucky Star
      #97bacc
      ΔE = 1.351 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. 7326-41 Blue Velour
      #9db3c6
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  9. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4105 Jordan 90BG 50/157
      #95bacd
      ΔE = 1.401 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Peninsula Blue 90BG 50/197
      #8ebcd5
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Anchors Away / 887
      #9ebbcd
      ΔE = 1.493 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Bonnie Blue / 691
      #8dbbd1
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5814 - Anchors Away
      #9ebbcd
      ΔE = 1.493 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. DE 5807 - Lord Jakob
      #8dbbd1
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  12. Berger

    1. ★ Dresden Falls / 7369
      #95bbcf
      ΔE = 1.529 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Dresden Falls
      #95bbcf
      ΔE = 1.529 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  14. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Dresden Falls / 7369
      #95bbcf
      ΔE = 1.529 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  15. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7297 - Blissful Blue
      #9cbcd1
      ΔE = 1.542 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  16. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Mountain Main / 0652
      #95bbd2
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  17. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0652
      #95bbd2
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  18. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.12.12
      #92b8d0
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. ★ 63.09.15
      #9eb6c5
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  19. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Silver Lightning
      #97bbcd
      ΔE = 1.650 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. ★ Light Silver
      #9bb5cb
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  20. Dulux

    1. ★ Amazon Beat 4
      #a0bbcd
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. ★ 10BB 49/137
      #a2bcce
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  21. Peintures MF

    1. ★ DD405-2
      #95b4c5
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. CD360-2
      #9fb6c4
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  22. Tikkurila

    1. ★ H431
      #97b9d2
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. ★ V355
      #97b8d2
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  23. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 117-3 C
      #8fb8ce
      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. 550 CP
      #8cb6ca
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  24. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Always Blue / 451-3
      #a1b9cb
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. Heavenly Blue / 450-3
      #a3bbce
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  25. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Goodwill To Men
      #94b3c9
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. Waterproof
      #9bb6c3
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  26. Caparol

    1. ★ 2422
      #98b4c4
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. ★ 2404
      #94bcd0
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  27. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Dresden Falls / KM3156-1
      #9fbdcf
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. ★ Beecher Falls / KM3124-2
      #9cb5cb
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  28. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Beecher Falls / 7305
      #94b2c6
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  29. CIL

    1. ★ Jordan
      #9dbed2
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Teton Sky
      #a3bbcf
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  30. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Always Blue / PPG1156-3
      #a2bacb
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Heavenly Blue / PPG1159-3
      #a3bbcd
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  31. Taubmans

    1. ★ Valour / T10 43B-1
      #9ebdd3
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. ★ Blue Echelon / T67-4
      #8fb4cc
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  32. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1403 Chambray 3
      #99bbd4
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. 45-3 Porcelain Teapot
      #98b5c3
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  33. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Horizon Blue / 10BB 43/206
      #91b3ca
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Aristocratic / 10BB 50/177
      #a2bfd1
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  34. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Porcelain Glaze / CSP-550
      #9bb3c6
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Blue Bayou / 801
      #93bbd5
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  35. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-e3
      #96b8d2
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. ★ 31-e3
      #96bad4
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  36. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15450
      #97bcd5
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Federal Standard 35450
      #92b6d1
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  37. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Respite - 6514
      #97b4c3
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  38. Ford

    1. Light Blue
      #9ab9c7
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Alaska Blue
      #96b1c6
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  39. Earthpaint

    1. 4-35-3 Windswept
      #9db5c3
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. 2-36-3 Sailing
      #9ab6cf
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  40. Nippon Paint

    1. Ryder Blue / NP PB 1542 P
      #9cbcd5
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  41. Chrysler

    1. Day Star Blue
      #9ab4c2
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Powder Blue
      #8dbace
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  42. Flügger

    1. Modernisme: Blå (No.30)
      #92b2ca
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  43. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6099
      #94b1c7
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. 5298
      #93b9c8
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  44. Humbrol

    1. 127 Us Ghost Grey
      #9cb6c3
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  45. General Paint

    1. Watermark / CL 2263W
      #8cb4cd
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  46. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 441
      #99b3c1
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. 5241P Worn Blue Cloth
      #a5bdcf
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  47. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Bird Morning R176D
      #8fbbce
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Waterfront
      #8bb6d0
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  48. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2030-R90B
      #8cb5cf
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  49. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Hydrangea Blue C21
      #90b0c5
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  50. Plascon

    1. Snow Glory B2-D2-3
      #90b8d4
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 45.0%

#98b8cc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#98b8cc foreground

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #98b8cc">…</p>

#98b8cc background

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #98b8cc">…</p>

#98b8cc shadow

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #98b8cc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10008780
Binary
10011000, 10111000, 11001100
Hexadecimal
#98b8cc
LRV
≈ 45.3%
Closest short hex
#9bc ΔE = 1.734
RGB
rgb(152, 184, 204)
RGBA
rgba(152, 184, 204, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.281, g: 0.341, b: 0.378
RYB
red: 0.596%, yellow: 0.674%, blue: 0.800%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6768436 / 0xff98b8cc
HSL
hsl(203, 34%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 34%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (203.077), saturation: 25% (0.255), value: 80% (0.800)
HSP
hue: 203.077, saturation: 25.490%, perceived brightness: 69.629%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 229.414, S: 33.831, L: 73.098
Cubehelix
H: -162.309, S: 0.346, L: 0.693
TSL
T: -1.995, S: 0.070, L: 0.693
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.255), magenta: 10% (0.098), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.200)
CMY
cyan: 40% (0.404), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 20% (0.200)
XYZ
X: 40.985, Y: 45.315, Z: 63.702
xyY
x: 0.273, y: 0.302, Y: 45.315
CIELab
L: 73.098, a: -6.299, b: -13.656
CIELuv
L: 73.098, u: -17.145, v: -20.013
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.098, C: 15.039, H: 245.237
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.098, C: 26.353, H: 229.414
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.316, a: -9.124, b: -8.986
CIECAM02
J: 64.261, C: 23.741, h: 232.404, Q: 157.937, M: 20.762, s: 36.257, H: 294.102
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.131, jaune: -2.359, green: 1.790
LMS
L: 39.156, M: 48.473, S: 63.384
YCbCr
Y: 167.792, Cb: 141.516, Cr: 112.532
YCgCo
Y: 181.000, Cg: 3.000, Co: 25.000
YDbDr
Y: 176.712, Db: 41.060, Dr: 46.996
YPbPr
Y: 178.624, Pb: 13.680, Pr: -16.920
xvYCC
Y: 169.406, Cb: 140.017, Cr: 113.137
YIQ
Y: 176.712, I: -25.488, Q: -0.544
YUV
Y: 176.712, U: 13.430, V: -21.680
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/4 ΔE = 1.208
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 7.451

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