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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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Color Schemes

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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

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Paints

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  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. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Terre immense
      #7e8ab1
      ΔE = 1.307 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Cape May
      #7a8caf
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  6. 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%
  7. Behr

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

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

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

    1. ★ 37-d5
      #818bac
      ΔE = 1.567 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. ★ 36-e4
      #888fb3
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 107-1 U
      #7d8aad
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. 2137 U
      #7886a9
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
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    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%
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    1. ★ Iris
      #7d8cb2
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
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    1. ★ Thebes / CL 2435D
      #8388b3
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
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    1. ★ Sky Blue
      #7f87a7
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Iris
      #8b88a8
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
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    1. ★ Pancho / T58-6
      #8085a6
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
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    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%
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    1. 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #8987b0
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  26. California Paints

    1. DE 5900 - Enchanting Sky
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  27. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Enchanting Sky / 492
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  28. Vista Paint

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

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

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  31. Kelly-Moore

    1. Grape Gathering / KM3062-3
      #8886af
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
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      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
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#838aaf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#838aaf foreground

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #838aaf">…</p>

#838aaf background

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

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

#838aaf shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<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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