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Lightblue / Light blue / #add8e6 Hex Color Code

#add8e6 Paint ChipThe color lightblue / Light blue with hexadecimal color code #add8e6 is a light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #add8e6 is composed of 67.84% red, 84.71% green and 90.2% blue. In the HSL color space #add8e6 has a hue of 195° (degrees), 53% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.99 nm.

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#add8e6 linear gradient to complementary #e9baaa

  1. #add8e6
  2. #bad3dc
  3. #c5ced2
  4. #d0c9c8
  5. #d9c4be
  6. #e1bfb4
  7. #e9baaa

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #85b0bd
  2. #92bdca
  3. #a0cad8
  4. #add8e6
  5. #bbe6f4
  6. #c8f4ff
  7. #d6ffff

Tints and Shades

#add8e6 to white

  1. #add8e6
  2. #bbdeea
  3. #c9e5ee
  4. #d7ebf2
  5. #e4f2f7
  6. #f2f8fb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#add8e6 to black

  1. #add8e6
  2. #8eb0bc
  3. #708a93
  4. #53666c
  5. #384448
  6. #1f2426
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Nerolac

    ★ Seventh Heaven - 4292
    #acd8e6
    ΔE = 0.207 / LRV ≈ 63.6%

  2. Valspar Paint

    ★ Misty 5002-9B
    #aed9e7
    ΔE = 0.356 / LRV ≈ 64.4%

  3. Comex

    ★ Meteorito P3-04
    #abd8e7
    ΔE = 0.470 / LRV ≈ 63.5%

  4. Pantone / PMS

    ★ 2975
    #b0d9e6
    ΔE = 0.649 / LRV ≈ 64.6%

  5. Sikkens

    ★ R4.14.80
    #afdae7
    ΔE = 0.805 / LRV ≈ 65.0%

  6. Avian Brands

    ★ Touch The Sky B5-003
    #aad8e8
    ΔE = 0.839 / LRV ≈ 63.5%

  7. Benjamin Moore

    ★ Ocean Breeze / 2058-60
    #b0d9e8
    ΔE = 0.843 / LRV ≈ 64.7%

  8. Crown Diamond

    ★ 7331-21 Musketeer Blue
    #afd7e6
    ΔE = 0.863 / LRV ≈ 63.4%

  9. Behr

    ★ Dreaming EBC-29
    #afd7e3
    ΔE = 0.872 / LRV ≈ 63.3%

  10. Sherwin-Williams

    ★ Blue Refrain - 6956
    #b0d8e7
    ΔE = 0.875 / LRV ≈ 64.1%

  11. ICI Paints

    ★ Oceantide 66BG 68/157
    #b0d9e5
    ΔE = 0.902 / LRV ≈ 64.5%

  12. ISOMAT

    ★ IST 213-02
    #aed9e9
    ΔE = 0.927 / LRV ≈ 64.5%

  13. Chrysler

    ★ Powder Blue
    #aad9e9
    ΔE = 0.931 / LRV ≈ 64.1%

  14. Clark+Kensington

    ★ Rushing River / 35C-3
    #b1d9e5
    ΔE = 0.974 / LRV ≈ 64.6%

  15. Duron

    ★ Cay
    #a9d9e7
    ΔE = 0.978 / LRV ≈ 63.8%

  16. General Paint

    ★ Halogen / CL 2221W
    #afd9e9
    ΔE = 1.037 / LRV ≈ 64.6%

  17. Titanlux

    ★ REF.TP-619
    #a8d7e7
    ΔE = 1.066 / LRV ≈ 62.7%

  18. Peintures MF

    ★ Marianne
    #a9d6e3
    ΔE = 1.090 / LRV ≈ 62.1%

  19. Dunn-Edwards

    ★ Glacier Point / 1134
    #b3d8e5
    ΔE = 1.182 / LRV ≈ 64.4%

  20. California Paints

    ★ DE 5785 - It's A Boy
    #b3d8e5
    ΔE = 1.182 / LRV ≈ 64.4%

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#add8e6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#add8e6 foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #add8e6">…</p>

#add8e6 background

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="background-color: #add8e6">…</p>

#add8e6 shadow

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #add8e6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11393254
Binary
10101101, 11011000, 11100110
Hexadecimal
#add8e6
LRV
≈ 63.7%
Closest short hex
#ade ΔE = 2.040
RGB
rgb(173, 216, 230)
RGBA
rgba(173, 216, 230, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.279, g: 0.349, b: 0.372
RYB
red: 67.843%, yellow: 77.455%, blue: 90.196%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5383962 / 0xffadd8e6
HSL
hsl(195, 53%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(195, 53%, 79%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 195° (194.737), saturation: 25% (0.248), value: 90% (0.902)
HSP
hue: 194.737, saturation: 24.783%, perceived brightness: 80.718%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 215.928, S: 44.307, L: 83.813
Cubehelix
H: -172.375, S: 0.521, L: 0.803
TSL
T: -1.774, S: 0.075, L: 0.803
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.248), magenta: 6% (0.061), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.098)
CMY
cyan: 32% (0.322), magenta: 15% (0.153), yellow: 10% (0.098)
XYZ
X: 56.068, Y: 63.707, Z: 84.190
xyY
x: 0.275, y: 0.312, Y: 63.707
CIELab
L: 83.813, a: -10.892, b: -11.477
CIELuv
L: 83.813, u: -22.274, v: -16.141
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 83.813, C: 15.822, H: 226.498
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 83.813, C: 27.507, H: 215.928
Hunter-Lab
L: 79.817, a: -14.290, b: -6.667
CIECAM02
J: 77.298, C: 24.995, h: -140.659, Q: 173.219, M: 21.858, s: 35.523, H: 278.423
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.110, jaune: -1.969, green: 2.447
LMS
L: 54.783, M: 69.207, S: 83.827
YCbCr
Y: 191.865, Cb: 140.510, Cr: 108.129
YCoCg
Y: 208.750, Cg: 7.250, Co: 29.000
YDbDr
Y: 204.739, Db: 38.012, Dr: 60.357
YPbPr
Y: 207.849, Pb: 11.945, Pr: -22.144
xvYCC
Y: 194.506, Cb: 138.493, Cr: 108.548
YIQ
Y: 204.739, I: -30.113, Q: -4.737
YUV
Y: 204.739, U: 12.433, V: -27.845
Okhsl
h: 219.654, s: 0.444, l: 0.833
Okhsv
h: 219.654. s: 0.218, v: 0.912
Okhwb
h: 219.654, w: 0.713, b: 0.088
Oklab
l: 0.856, a: -0.038, b: -0.031
Oklch
l: 0.856, c: 0.049, h: 219.654
JzAzBz
Jz: 0.01317, Az: -0.00313, Bz: -0.00358
JzCzHz
Jz: 0.01317, Cz: 0.00475, Hz: -131.17389
Munsell Color System
10B 8/4 ΔE = 1.224
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 9.371

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