#859aad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #859aad is composed of 52.2% red, 60.4% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 23.1% cyan, 11% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 208.5 degrees, a saturation of 19.6% and a lightness of 60%. #859aad color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #0b355b. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 52
    • G 60
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 23
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#859aad color description : Dark grayish blue.

#859aad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #859aad has RGB values of R:133, G:154, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.23, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 8755885.

Hex triplet 859aad #859aad
RGB Decimal 133, 154, 173 rgb(133,154,173)
RGB Percent 52.2, 60.4, 67.8 rgb(52.2%,60.4%,67.8%)
CMYK 23, 11, 0, 32
HSL 208.5°, 19.6, 60 hsl(208.5,19.6%,60%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.5°, 23.1, 67.8
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 62.604, -3.097, -12.365
XYZ 28.77, 31.114, 44.023
xyY 0.277, 0.299, 31.114
CIE-LCH 62.604, 12.747, 255.94
CIE-LUV 62.604, -11.77, -17.997
Hunter-Lab 55.78, -5.55, -7.747
Binary 10000101, 10011010, 10101101

Color Schemes with #859aad

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Alternatives to #859aad

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#859aad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #859aad

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CSS codes
.text {color:#859aad;}
.background {background-color:#859aad;}
.border {border:1px solid #859aad;}

Shades and Tints of #859aad

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #050607 is the darkest color, while #fafbfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #859aad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #95999d is the less saturated color, while #379efb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #859aad is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #969696 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #93979b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #999baf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9f99b3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8aa0ab Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #929bae Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9699b1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #889dac Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population