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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. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Vault
      #96b9cd
      ΔE = 0.704
    2. Waterfront
      #8bb6d0
      ΔE = 2.916
  2. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1038
      #99bacd
      ΔE = 0.842
    2. 5010
      #91b1c3
      ΔE = 2.752
  3. Alcro

    1. ★ Storsjo
      #9cb8ca
      ΔE = 0.977
  4. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #9abbcf
      ΔE = 1.061
    2. Light Blue
      #9ab9c7
      ΔE = 2.408
  5. Duron

    1. ★ Powder Blue
      #9bb6c9
      ΔE = 1.161
    2. Meditative
      #9eb4c2
      ΔE = 2.797
  6. Sto

    1. ★ 35222
      #9ebacc
      ΔE = 1.342
  7. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7322-31 Lucky Star
      #97bacc
      ΔE = 1.351
    2. 7326-41 Blue Velour
      #9db3c6
      ΔE = 2.574
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5814 - Anchors Away
      #9ebbcd
      ΔE = 1.493
    2. DE 5807 - Lord Jakob
      #8dbbd1
      ΔE = 2.830
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Anchors Away / 887
      #9ebbcd
      ΔE = 1.493
    2. Bonnie Blue / 691
      #8dbbd1
      ΔE = 2.830
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Sheer Romance / 837
      #9bb5c8
      ΔE = 1.500
    2. Blue Bayou / 801
      #93bbd5
      ΔE = 2.454
  11. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Dresden Falls / 7369
      #95bbcf
      ΔE = 1.529
  12. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Dresden Falls
      #95bbcf
      ΔE = 1.529
  13. Berger

    1. ★ Dresden Falls / 7369
      #95bbcf
      ΔE = 1.529
  14. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7297 - Blissful Blue
      #9cbcd1
      ΔE = 1.542
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Mountain Main / 0652
      #95bbd2
      ΔE = 1.610
  16. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0652
      #95bbd2
      ΔE = 1.610
  17. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.12.12
      #92b8d0
      ΔE = 1.647
    2. ★ 63.09.15
      #9eb6c5
      ΔE = 2.166
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Silver Lightning
      #97bbcd
      ΔE = 1.650
    2. ★ Nassau Blue
      #94bbcd
      ΔE = 2.127
  19. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1409 Navy 3
      #9fb8cc
      ΔE = 1.721
    2. 45-3 Porcelain Teapot
      #98b5c3
      ΔE = 2.514
  20. Tikkurila

    1. ★ H431
      #97b9d2
      ΔE = 1.887
    2. ★ V355
      #97b8d2
      ΔE = 2.295
  21. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Always Blue / 451-3
      #a1b9cb
      ΔE = 1.932
    2. Heavenly Blue / 450-3
      #a3bbce
      ΔE = 2.392
  22. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Always Blue 451-3
      #a1b9cb
      ΔE = 1.932
    2. Heavenly Blue 450-3
      #a3bbce
      ΔE = 2.392
  23. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Goodwill To Men
      #94b3c9
      ΔE = 1.959
    2. Waterproof
      #9bb6c3
      ΔE = 2.701
  24. Caparol

    1. ★ 2422
      #98b4c4
      ΔE = 2.003
    2. ★ 2404
      #94bcd0
      ΔE = 2.028
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Dresden Falls / KM3156-1
      #9fbdcf
      ΔE = 2.053
    2. ★ Beecher Falls / KM3124-2
      #9cb5cb
      ΔE = 2.194
  26. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Beecher Falls / 7305
      #94b2c6
      ΔE = 2.133
  27. CIL

    1. ★ Jordan
      #9dbed2
      ΔE = 2.145
    2. Teton Sky
      #a3bbcf
      ΔE = 2.501
  28. Taubmans

    1. ★ Valour / T10 43B-1
      #9ebdd3
      ΔE = 2.147
    2. ★ Blue Echelon / T67-4
      #8fb4cc
      ΔE = 2.285
  29. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-e3
      #96b8d2
      ΔE = 2.236
    2. ★ 31-e3
      #96bad4
      ΔE = 2.270
  30. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15450
      #97bcd5
      ΔE = 2.247
    2. Federal Standard 35488
      #a1bbd1
      ΔE = 2.427
  31. Sikkens

    1. S0.15.65
      #93b5c5
      ΔE = 2.300
    2. S8.12.68
      #a5bbcd
      ΔE = 2.787
  32. ICI Paints

    1. 4136 Nikko 10BB 48/117
      #a0b5c6
      ΔE = 2.469
    2. Peninsula Blue 90BG 50/197
      #8ebcd5
      ΔE = 2.986
  33. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Respite - 6514
      #9ab2c5
      ΔE = 2.471
  34. Earthpaint

    1. 4-35-3 Windswept
      #9db5c3
      ΔE = 2.516
    2. 2-36-3 Sailing
      #9ab6cf
      ΔE = 2.526
  35. Peintures MF

    1. CD360-2
      #9fb6c4
      ΔE = 2.523
    2. CD369-2
      #98b1c4
      ΔE = 2.644
  36. Nippon Paint

    1. Ryder Blue / NP PB 1542 P
      #9cbcd5
      ΔE = 2.534
  37. Chrysler

    1. Day Star Blue
      #9ab4c2
      ΔE = 2.593
    2. Hawaiian Blue
      #a3bdd3
      ΔE = 2.944
  38. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6099
      #94b1c7
      ΔE = 2.657
    2. 5339
      #98b3cb
      ΔE = 2.723
  39. Humbrol

    1. 127 Us Ghost Grey
      #9cb6c3
      ΔE = 2.692
  40. General Paint

    1. Watermark / CL 2263W
      #8cb4cd
      ΔE = 2.773
  41. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 441
      #99b3c1
      ΔE = 2.787
    2. 5231P Vineyard Shadow
      #a3b6c5
      ΔE = 2.974
  42. Devoe Paint

    1. Aristocratic / 10BB 50/177
      #a2bfd1
      ΔE = 2.828
    2. Virtuoso / 30BB 47/179
      #a2b7cc
      ΔE = 2.862
  43. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2030-R90B
      #8cb5cf
      ΔE = 2.854
  44. Dulux

    1. 30BB 47/161
      #9fb7cf
      ΔE = 2.922
    2. 70BG 44/129
      #97b6c3
      ΔE = 2.944
  45. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Hydrangea Blue C21
      #90b0c5
      ΔE = 2.952
  46. Plascon

    1. Snow Glory B2-D2-3
      #90b8d4
      ΔE = 2.967

#98b8cc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#98b8cc foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #98b8cc">…</p>

#98b8cc background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #98b8cc">…</p>

#98b8cc shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<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
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: 59.608%, yellow: 67.376%, blue: 80.000%
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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