#87aae8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #87aae8 is composed of 52.9% red, 66.7% green and 91% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 41.8% cyan, 26.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 9% black. It has a hue angle of 218.4 degrees, a saturation of 67.8% and a lightness of 72%. #87aae8 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #0f55d1. Closest websafe color is: #9999ff.

    • R 53
    • G 67
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 42
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#87aae8 color description : Very soft blue.

#87aae8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #87aae8 has RGB values of R:135, G:170, B:232 and CMYK values of C:0.42, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 8891112.

Hex triplet 87aae8 #87aae8
RGB Decimal 135, 170, 232 rgb(135,170,232)
RGB Percent 52.9, 66.7, 91 rgb(52.9%,66.7%,91%)
CMYK 42, 27, 0, 9
HSL 218.4°, 67.8, 72 hsl(218.4,67.8%,72%)
HSV (or HSB) 218.4°, 41.8, 91
Web Safe 9999ff #9999ff
CIE-LAB 69.273, 3.762, -34.907
XYZ 38.929, 39.725, 81.956
xyY 0.242, 0.247, 39.725
CIE-LCH 69.273, 35.109, 276.151
CIE-LUV 69.273, -18.935, -56.165
Hunter-Lab 63.028, -0.049, -32.976
Binary 10000111, 10101010, 11101000

Color Schemes with #87aae8

Complementary Color
Analogous Color
Split Complementary Color
Triadic Color
Tetradic Color
Monochromatic Color

Alternatives to #87aae8

Below, you can see some colors close to #87aae8. Having a set of related colors can be useful if you need an inspirational alternative to your original color choice.

Similar Colors

#87aae8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #87aae8

This text has a font color of #87aae8.

<span style="color:#87aae8;">Text here</span>
#87aae8 background color

This paragraph has a background color of #87aae8.

<p style="background-color:#87aae8;">Content here</p>
#87aae8 border color

This element has a border color of #87aae8.

<div style="border:1px solid #87aae8;">Content here</div>
CSS codes
.text {color:#87aae8;}
.background {background-color:#87aae8;}
.border {border:1px solid #87aae8;}

Shades and Tints of #87aae8

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.

Shade Color Variation
Tint Color Variation

Tones of #87aae8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b3b6bc is the less saturated color, while #71a4fe is the most saturated one.

Tone Color Variation

Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #87aae8 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.

  • #a7a7a7 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a1a8b4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9aabe7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #97abea Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #80b5c3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #93aae7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #91abe9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #82b1d0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population