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#838ab2 Hex Color Code

#838ab2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #838ab2 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #838ab2 is comprised of 51.37% red, 54.12% green and 69.8% blue. In the HSL color space #838ab2 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 23% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.08 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#838ab2 linear gradient to complementary #abaa8a

  1. #838ab2
  2. #8b8fac
  3. #9294a5
  4. #999a9e
  5. #9f9f98
  6. #a5a591
  7. #abaa8a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #697097
  2. #7179a0
  3. #7a81a9
  4. #838ab2
  5. #8c93bb
  6. #959cc5
  7. #9ea5ce

Tones

  1. #838ab2
  2. #888dae
  3. #8c90aa
  4. #9092a7
  5. #9495a3
  6. #97989f
  7. #9b9b9b

Tints and Shades

#838ab2 to white

  1. #838ab2
  2. #979dbf
  3. #acafcb
  4. #c0c3d8
  5. #d5d7e5
  6. #eaebf2
  7. #ffffff

#838ab2 to black

  1. #838ab2
  2. #6c7292
  3. #565a73
  4. #414455
  5. #2d2e3a
  6. #1a1b20
  7. #000000

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  1. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Manège
      #8389b0
      ΔE = 0.482 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. ★ Terre immense
      #7e8ab1
      ΔE = 1.388 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.20.50
      #848cb4
      ΔE = 0.740 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  3. General Paint

    1. ★ Thebes / CL 2435D
      #8388b3
      ΔE = 1.201 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  4. CIL

    1. ★ Lilac Splendor
      #8587b0
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. ★ Grandeur
      #818eb6
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 2221
      #8088ac
      ΔE = 1.553 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
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      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  6. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Grape Gathering / 7199
      #858caf
      ΔE = 1.569 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Skysail Blue / PPG1167-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 1.664 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Periwinkle Petal / 50BB 27/181
      #7e8bae
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
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    1. ★ Skysail Blue / PPG1167-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 1.664 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
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    1. ★ Skysail Blue / 346-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 1.664 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
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    1. ★ 630D-5 Wild Wisteria
      #888aad
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. 610B-4 Intuitive
      #8890ba
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c3
      #7d8bb8
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. ★ 36-e5
      #8086a9
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  12. Resene

    1. ★ Beyond B66-035-274
      #808aac
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
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    1. ★ 7351-52 Lively Purple
      #8087a9
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
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    1. ★ Iris
      #7d8cb2
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
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    1. ★ Grimsby B5-E2-2
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      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
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      #888cbc
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
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    1. ★ Lilac Splendor / 90BB 26/227
      #8787aa
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Grandeur / 70BB 28/224
      #838eb0
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
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    1. 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #8987b0
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
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    1. P 107-1 U
      #7d8aad
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. 2726 UP
      #7d86b6
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
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    1. Softened Violet / 1420
      #8186b5
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  20. Dulux

    1. Martian Skies 5
      #7c8db5
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Starlit Night 3
      #7c8bae
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
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    1. Grape Gathering / KM3062-3
      #8886af
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
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    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
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    1. Soulful Blue
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      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  24. Earthpaint

    1. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #8c90b7
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #868faf
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  25. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 674
      #7b89b9
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  26. ICI Paints

    1. 4225 Andrea Lauren 70BB 28/224
      #7888af
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  27. Nippon Paint

    1. Grape Gate / NP PB 1490 T
      #7e8fbb
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
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    1. Sky Blue
      #7f87a7
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
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      #8085a6
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
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      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 27.0%

#838ab2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#838ab2 foreground

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #838ab2">…</p>

#838ab2 background

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #838ab2">…</p>

#838ab2 shadow

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #838ab2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8620722
Binary
10000011, 10001010, 10110010
Hexadecimal
#838ab2
LRV
≈ 26.2%
Closest short hex
#88a ΔE = 2.474
RGB
rgb(131, 138, 178)
RGBA
rgba(131, 138, 178, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.293, g: 0.309, b: 0.398
RYB
red: 0.514%, yellow: 0.538%, blue: 0.698%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8156494 / 0xff838ab2
HSL
hsl(231, 23%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 23%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.064), saturation: 26% (0.264), value: 70% (0.698)
HSP
hue: 231.064, saturation: 26.404%, perceived brightness: 55.351%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.270, S: 31.993, L: 58.241
Cubehelix
H: -130.738, S: 0.308, L: 0.550
TSL
T: -2.579, S: 0.063, L: 0.551
CMYK
cyan: 26% (0.264), magenta: 22% (0.225), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.302)
CMY
cyan: 49% (0.486), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 30% (0.302)
XYZ
X: 26.482, Y: 26.216, Z: 45.776
xyY
x: 0.269, y: 0.266, Y: 26.216
CIELab
L: 58.241, a: 6.563, b: -21.824
CIELuv
L: 58.241, u: -5.813, v: -33.902
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.241, C: 22.790, H: 286.738
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.241, C: 34.397, H: 260.270
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.201, a: 2.721, b: -17.166
CIECAM02
J: 47.897, C: 27.743, h: 268.748, Q: 136.353, M: 24.260, s: 42.181, H: 315.742
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.208, jaune: -3.859, green: 0.090
LMS
L: 23.235, M: 26.148, S: 45.452
YCbCr
Y: 136.663, Cb: 146.596, Cr: 122.087
YCgCo
Y: 146.250, Cg: -8.250, Co: 21.000
YDbDr
Y: 140.467, Db: 56.470, Dr: 18.011
YPbPr
Y: 139.389, Pb: 20.805, Pr: -5.340
xvYCC
Y: 135.711, Cb: 146.276, Cr: 123.309
YIQ
Y: 140.467, I: -17.021, Q: 10.965
YUV
Y: 140.467, U: 18.471, V: -8.305
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 4.645
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 9.919

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