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#838aaf Hex Color Code

#838aaf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #838aaf is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #838aaf is comprised of 51.37% red, 54.12% green and 68.63% blue. In the HSL color space #838aaf has a hue of 230° (degrees), 22% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.42 nm.

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#838aaf linear gradient to complementary #a9a889

  1. #838aaf
  2. #8b8fa9
  3. #9194a3
  4. #98999c
  5. #9e9e96
  6. #a4a390
  7. #a9a889

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #697094
  2. #72799d
  3. #7a81a6
  4. #838aaf
  5. #8c93b8
  6. #959cc2
  7. #9ea5cb

Tones

  1. #838aaf
  2. #878cab
  3. #8b8fa8
  4. #8f91a4
  5. #9294a0
  6. #96969d
  7. #999999

Tints and Shades

#838aaf to white

  1. #838aaf
  2. #979dbc
  3. #acafc9
  4. #c0c3d6
  5. #d5d7e4
  6. #eaebf1
  7. #ffffff

#838aaf to black

  1. #838aaf
  2. #6c728f
  3. #565a71
  4. #414454
  5. #2d2e39
  6. #1a1b1f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Grape Gathering / 7199
      #858caf
      ΔE = 0.933 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2221
      #8088ac
      ΔE = 0.970 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. ★ 70 4 260 / Lazur 15
      #8890b4
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 26/227
      #8488af
      ΔE = 1.167 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. 70BB 28/224
      #808fb5
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.20.50
      #848cb4
      ΔE = 1.171 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7675 U
      #888caf
      ΔE = 1.296 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
    2. ★ 7674 C
      #878cb4
      ΔE = 1.483 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  6. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Terre immense
      #7e8ab1
      ΔE = 1.307 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Cape May
      #7a8caf
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Beyond B66-035-274
      #808aac
      ΔE = 1.341 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Ship Cove B66-039-263
      #7988ab
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-5 Wild Wisteria
      #888aad
      ΔE = 1.385 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. 610B-4 Intuitive
      #8890ba
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Skysail Blue / PPG1167-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. ★ Periwinkle Petal / 50BB 27/181
      #7e8bae
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Skysail Blue / PPG1167-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Fresh Lavender / PPG1170-5
      #8e90b4
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Skysail Blue / 346-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  12. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-52 Lively Purple
      #8087a9
      ΔE = 1.526 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d5
      #818bac
      ΔE = 1.567 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. 37-c3
      #7d8bb8
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  14. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Grandeur / 70BB 28/224
      #838eb0
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. ★ Lilac Splendor / 90BB 26/227
      #8787aa
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  15. CIL

    1. ★ Grandeur
      #818eb6
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. ★ Lilac Splendor
      #8587b0
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  16. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Iris
      #7d8cb2
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  17. General Paint

    1. ★ Thebes / CL 2435D
      #8388b3
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  18. Chrysler

    1. ★ Sky Blue
      #7f87a7
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Iris
      #8b88a8
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  19. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pancho / T58-6
      #8085a6
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  20. Earthpaint

    1. 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #868faf
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #8c90b7
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. 4225 Andrea Lauren 70BB 28/224
      #7888af
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  22. Duron

    1. Soulful Blue
      #8484aa
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  23. Plascon

    1. Grimsby B5-E2-2
      #7c8cb8
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  24. Jotun

    1. 4197 / Celeber
      #8d8fb0
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  25. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #8987b0
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  26. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Enchanting Sky / 492
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  27. California Paints

    1. DE 5900 - Enchanting Sky
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  28. Vista Paint

    1. King's Court
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  29. Berger

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  30. Scib Paints

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  31. Clark+Kensington

    1. Hamilton Heights / 40B-5
      #898ba7
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  32. Kelly-Moore

    1. Grape Gathering / KM3062-3
      #8886af
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Premiere Purple / KM3086-3
      #7d83a4
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  33. Volkswagen

    1. Glacier Blue
      #898fac
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 27.9%

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#838aaf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#838aaf foreground

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="color: #838aaf">…</p>

#838aaf background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #838aaf">…</p>

#838aaf shadow

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #838aaf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8620719
Binary
10000011, 10001010, 10101111
Hexadecimal
#838aaf
LRV
≈ 26.1%
Closest short hex
#88a ΔE = 2.004
RGB
rgb(131, 138, 175)
RGBA
rgba(131, 138, 175, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.295, g: 0.311, b: 0.394
RYB
red: 0.514%, yellow: 0.537%, blue: 0.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8156497 / 0xff838aaf
HSL
hsl(230, 22%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 22%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.455), saturation: 25% (0.251), value: 69% (0.686)
HSP
hue: 230.455, saturation: 25.143%, perceived brightness: 55.183%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.760, S: 29.541, L: 58.129
Cubehelix
H: -131.311, S: 0.287, L: 0.549
TSL
T: -2.553, S: 0.060, L: 0.550
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.251), magenta: 21% (0.211), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.314)
CMY
cyan: 49% (0.486), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 31% (0.314)
XYZ
X: 26.184, Y: 26.097, Z: 44.207
xyY
x: 0.271, y: 0.270, Y: 26.097
CIELab
L: 58.129, a: 5.820, b: -20.286
CIELuv
L: 58.129, u: -5.665, v: -31.358
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.129, C: 21.105, H: 286.007
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.129, C: 31.866, H: 259.760
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.085, a: 2.094, b: -15.547
CIECAM02
J: 47.787, C: 26.133, h: 268.151, Q: 136.196, M: 22.853, s: 40.963, H: 315.418
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.199, jaune: -3.588, green: 0.125
LMS
L: 23.220, M: 26.146, S: 43.906
YCbCr
Y: 136.369, Cb: 145.279, Cr: 122.300
YCgCo
Y: 145.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: 21.750
YDbDr
Y: 140.125, Db: 52.471, Dr: 17.360
YPbPr
Y: 139.173, Pb: 19.305, Pr: -5.202
xvYCC
Y: 135.525, Cb: 144.958, Cr: 123.430
YIQ
Y: 140.125, I: -16.057, Q: 10.032
YUV
Y: 140.125, U: 17.163, V: -8.005
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 4.454
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 10.362

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