# Converting Colors

## Color Conversions

Get Conversions and Harmonies as JSON or XML.

## Color Details

The Hex color 85B6BD can be considered as a light color, the websafe version is hex 99CCCC. A complement of this color would be CEA49E and the grayscale version is A8A8A8.

A 20% lighter version of the original color is BCEEF5 and 518188 is the 20% darker color. If you saturate the color by 10% you get 72B4BD and if you desaturate by 10% it is 98B8BD.

### Distribution

These gradients show how the Hex color 85B6BD changes by changing the brightness by 10 percent. The first row shows a change by +10% for each color and the second row -10%.

 85B6BD A0D2D9 BCEEF5 D8FFFF F5FFFF FFFFFF
 85B6BD 6B9BA2 518188 38686E 1E5056 00393F 002329 000815 000000

Similar to the brightness gradients but the following show a change of the Hex color 85B6BD by changing the saturation by 10% instead.

 85B6BD 72B4BD 5FB1BD 4CAFBD 39ADBD 27AABD 14A8BD 01A5BD 00A5BD
 85B6BD 98B8BD ABBBBD BEBDBD D1BFBD E4C2BD F6C4BD FFC7BD FFC9BD FFCBBD

## Color Harmonies

### Analogous

The analogous color harmony consists of three colors that are next the each other on the color wheel.

 89B7AE 85B6BD 8CB3C8

The triadic color harmony groups three colors that are evenly spaced from another and form a triangle on the color wheel.

### Complementary

The complementary color scheme is a pair of colors which are on the opposite of each other on the color wheel.

 85B6BD CEA49E

### Split Complementary

Split-complementary colors differ from the complementary color scheme. The scheme consists of three colors, the original color and two neighbours of the complement color.

### Square

The square scheme is like the rectangle color scheme, but the four colors are evenly spaced on the color wheel.

 85B6BD B1A9C8 CEA49E A8B293

### Rectangle

The rectangle color scheme consists of four colors that form a rectangle on the color wheel.

 85B6BD 97B0CC CEA49E BEAB90

### Sweetspot

The sweetspot groups the original color and five complimentary colors.

 85B6BD DFF2F5 85BD8C 6D797A FAFAFA 7A7A7A

## Color Images

A selection of SVG images using the hex version #85B6BD of the current color.

## Color Preview

### White Background

This preview shows how the Hex color 85B6BD looks on a white background.

### Black Background

This preview shows how the Hex color 85B6BD looks on a black background.

### Hex 85B6BD Background

This preview shows how black text looks on a background with the Hex color 85B6BD.

This preview shows how white text looks on a background with the Hex color 85B6BD.

## Color CSS

The css property to change the color of a text to Hex 85B6BD is called "color". The color property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the html element `.text, #text, p{ color:#85B6BD }`.

This example shows how text in the color #85B6BD looks like.

If you want to add a text shadow in that color use `.shadow{ text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #85B6BD }`.

Here you see how black text with a 4 pixel #85B6BD colored shadow looks like.

### Border

This example shows the color as border, it can be applied via the css property "border" or "border-color".

The css property to change the border of a element to Hex 85B6BD is called "border". The border property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the html element `.border, #border, table{ border:4px solid #85B6BD }`.

If only the border color should be changed `.border{ border-color:#85B6BD }` can be used.

Here you see how a box with a 4 pixel #85B6BD colored shadow looks like.

If you want to add a box shadow in that color use `.boxshadow{ -moz-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #85B6BD; -webkit-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #85B6BD; box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #85B6BD }`.

### Background

The css property to change the background color of a element to Hex 85B6BD is called "background". The background property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the html element `.background, #background, body{ background:#85B6BD }`.

If only the background color should be changed `.background{ background-color:#85B6BD }` can be used.

This example shows the color as background, it is applied via the css property "background".

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