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#838aa1 Hex Color Code

#838aa1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #838aa1 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #838aa1 is comprised of 51.37% red, 54.12% green and 63.14% blue. In the HSL color space #838aa1 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 14% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.01 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#838aa1 linear gradient to complementary #9e9a86

  1. #838aa1
  2. #888d9d
  3. #8d8f98
  4. #919294
  5. #96958f
  6. #9a978b
  7. #9e9a86

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #697087
  2. #72798f
  3. #7a8198
  4. #838aa1
  5. #8c93aa
  6. #959cb3
  7. #9da5bc

Tints and Shades

#838aa1 to White

  1. #838aa1
  2. #979db0
  3. #abafc0
  4. #c0c3cf
  5. #d4d7df
  6. #eaebef
  7. #ffffff

#838aa1 to Black

  1. #838aa1
  2. #6c7284
  3. #565a68
  4. #41444e
  5. #2d2e35
  6. #1a1b1e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violet Aura / 446-5
      #838ba4
      ΔE = 0.817
    2. ★ Violet Verbena / 445-5
      #898ca3
      ΔE = 1.606
  2. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4020-R60B
      #8589a1
      ΔE = 1.023
    2. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4020-R70B
      #7b89a3
      ΔE = 2.224
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Gray
      #838aa4
      ΔE = 1.097
    2. Medium Slate
      #7d8b9f
      ΔE = 2.555
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Dusty Violet / T10 38H-2
      #878ca1
      ΔE = 1.226
    2. ★ Purple Shadow / T144-6
      #81869c
      ΔE = 1.558
  5. Berger

    1. ★ Pale Orchid / 7231
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 1.328
  6. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ Pale Orchid
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 1.328
  7. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Pale Orchid
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 1.328
  8. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Pale Orchid / 7231
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 1.328
  9. Olympic

    1. ★ Violet Verbena C45-4
      #868da1
      ΔE = 1.543
    2. ★ Violet Aura C46-4
      #808da2
      ΔE = 2.153
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6405
      #7f869e
      ΔE = 1.568
    2. 6160
      #7f8fa5
      ΔE = 2.972
  11. Behr

    1. ★ 620F-4 Violet Shadow
      #868b9d
      ΔE = 1.865
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Irises / 1440
      #858a9b
      ΔE = 2.167
    2. Flower Box / Csp-530
      #8791a5
      ΔE = 2.855
  13. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-38-4 Purple Edge
      #848fa4
      ΔE = 2.187
    2. 4-40-4 Far Away
      #8c91a6
      ΔE = 2.923
  14. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #7e8da4
      ΔE = 2.369
  15. Ford

    1. Silver Mink
      #7e8da4
      ΔE = 2.369
  16. Dutch Boy

    1. Plum Neutral
      #7c849c
      ΔE = 2.415
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Prophetic Sea 546-5
      #828b9c
      ΔE = 2.418
    2. Evening Hush 447-5
      #7c8ba8
      ΔE = 2.798
  18. Devoe Paint

    1. Eclectic / 70BB 27/201
      #848daa
      ΔE = 2.442
  19. CIL

    1. Cosmic Crescent
      #838c9d
      ΔE = 2.462
  20. Dulux

    1. 50BB 26/105
      #838c9d
      ΔE = 2.462
  21. Nippon Paint

    1. Twist Of Fate / NP PB 1465 T
      #8989a3
      ΔE = 2.479
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-R80B
      #7c88a5
      ΔE = 2.576
  23. Sto

    1. 34310
      #7b85a0
      ΔE = 2.586
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. Gray Lavender
      #808da0
      ΔE = 2.629
    2. Redstone Guest Blue
      #7886a1
      ΔE = 2.959
  25. ICI Paints

    1. Ancestry Violet 70BB 32/162
      #8490ab
      ΔE = 2.732
    2. Windmill Blue 50BB 26/130
      #79859b
      ΔE = 2.818
  26. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Pale Orchid / 7231
      #818ea1
      ΔE = 2.743
  27. Caparol

    1. 65 2 246 / Venato 35
      #7c8498
      ΔE = 2.749
  28. Sikkens

    1. U0.10.50
      #7e899a
      ΔE = 2.882
  29. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10713
      #8b89a2
      ΔE = 2.893

#838aa1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#838aa1 foreground

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #838aa1">…</p>

#838aa1 background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #838aa1">…</p>

#838aa1 shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #838aa1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8620705
Binary
10000011, 10001010, 10100001
Hexadecimal
#838aa1
Closest short hex
#889 ΔE = 3.115
RGB
rgb(131, 138, 161)
RGBA
rgba(131, 138, 161, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.305, g: 0.321, b: 0.374
RYB
red: 51.373%, yellow: 53.598%, blue: 63.137%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8156511 / 0xff838aa1
HSL
hsl(226, 14%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 14%%, 57%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.000), saturation: 19% (0.186), value: 63% (0.631)
HSP
hue: 226.000, saturation: 18.634, perceived brightness: 54.431
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.733, S: 18.347, L: 57.631
Cubehelix
H: -135.693, S: 0.188, L: 0.543
TSL
T: -2.359, S: 0.042, L: 0.543
CMYK
cyan: 19 (0.186), magenta: 14 (0.143), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 37 (0.369)
CMY
cyan: 49 (0.486), magenta: 46 (0.459), yellow: 37 (0.369)
XYZ
X: 24.880, Y: 25.575, Z: 37.337
xyY
x: 0.283, y: 0.291, Y: 25.575
CIELab
L: 57.631, a: 2.469, b: -13.037
CIELuv
L: 57.631, u: -4.978, v: -19.577
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.631, C: 13.269, H: 280.724
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.631, C: 20.200, H: 255.733
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.572, a: -0.683, b: -8.373
CIECAM02
J: 47.296, C: 18.282, h: 263.078, Q: 135.495, M: 15.988, s: 34.350, H: 312.702
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.155, jaune: -2.321, green: 0.306
LMS
L: 23.156, M: 26.136, S: 37.140
YCbCr
Y: 134.997, Cb: 139.133, Cr: 123.294
YCgCo
Y: 142.000, Cg: -4.000, Co: 25.250
YDbDr
Y: 138.529, Db: 33.809, Dr: 14.322
YPbPr
Y: 138.165, Pb: 12.305, Pr: -4.558
xvYCC
Y: 134.659, Cb: 138.809, Cr: 123.996
YIQ
Y: 138.529, I: -11.559, Q: 5.676
YUV
Y: 138.529, U: 11.059, V: -6.605
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/4 ΔE = 4.561
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 10.976

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