#87CEFA - LightSkyBlue

The hexadecimal color code #87CEFA corresponds to the color "LightSkyBlue" , which is a shade of Blue. This color is a combination of red (at 0,53 level), green (at 0,81 level) and blue (at 0,98 level). Its brightness is 75% and its saturation is 92%. It is composed of red at 22%, green at 34% and blue at 42%.





Official nameLightSkyBlue
Shade of Blue
Hex Code #87CEFA
RGB Code rgb( 135 , 206 , 250)
RGB Code Percentagergb( 52.9% , 80.8% , 98.0% )
HSLhsl( 203 , 92% , 75% )

Variations of #87CEFA

Lighter Shades

Palette of gradually lightened shades. The lightest shade of #87CEFA is the color #F3FAFE



Darker Shades

Palette of progressively darker shades. The darkest shade is #0D1419.



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Color Palettes

The complementary color #783105 is the color exactly opposite to #87CEFA on the color wheel. The triadic palette is created by selecting two colors that are evenly spaced on the color wheel.

Complementary color palette



Triadic palette



Uses of #87CEFA in CSS

When using #87CEFA as the background color, consider selecting a darker text color for improved readability. If you want to use #87CEFA as the text color, prefer a dark background, such as Black.
You can replace the color code #87CEFA with its official name: LightSkyBlue. You can then write in CSS "background: LightSkyBlue " for a background of #87CEFA.

#87CEFA as background color

Black text
White text
div{ background: #87CEFA;  }

div{ background: LightSkyBlue; }

Colored text

With a white background or
with a dark background
div{ color: #87CEFA;  }

div{ color: LightSkyBlue; }


#87CEFA colored border with a width of 3px
div{ border: 3px solid #87CEFA;  }

div{ border: 3px solid LightSkyBlue; }


#87CEFA shadow colored
div{ box-shadow: 3px 3px 7px #87CEFA; }

div{ box-shadow: 3px 3px 7px LightSkyBlue; }

In CSS, the color code #87CEFA can be replaced with its official name "".

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