#87a9e8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #87a9e8 is composed of 52.9% red, 66.3% green and 91% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 41.8% cyan, 27.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 9% black. It has a hue angle of 219 degrees, a saturation of 67.8% and a lightness of 72%. #87a9e8 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #0f53d1. Closest websafe color is: #9999ff.

    • R 53
    • G 66
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 42
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#87a9e8 color description : Very soft blue.

#87a9e8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #87a9e8 has RGB values of R:135, G:169, B:232 and CMYK values of C:0.42, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 8890856.

Hex triplet 87a9e8 #87a9e8
RGB Decimal 135, 169, 232 rgb(135,169,232)
RGB Percent 52.9, 66.3, 91 rgb(52.9%,66.3%,91%)
CMYK 42, 27, 0, 9
HSL 219°, 67.8, 72 hsl(219,67.8%,72%)
HSV (or HSB) 219°, 41.8, 91
Web Safe 9999ff #9999ff
CIE-LAB 69.005, 4.323, -35.323
XYZ 38.742, 39.352, 81.894
xyY 0.242, 0.246, 39.352
CIE-LCH 69.005, 35.586, 276.977
CIE-LUV 69.005, -18.544, -56.907
Hunter-Lab 62.731, 0.461, -33.49
Binary 10000111, 10101001, 11101000

Color Schemes with #87a9e8

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Alternatives to #87a9e8

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#87a9e8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #87a9e8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#87a9e8;}
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.border {border:1px solid #87a9e8;}

Shades and Tints of #87a9e8

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, #02060c is the darkest color, while #fafcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #87a9e8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b3b6bc is the less saturated color, while #71a2fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #87a9e8 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.

  • #a6a6a6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a0a7b3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #99aae7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #96abea Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #80b5c2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92aae7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #90aae9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #82b0d0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population