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#838ab8 Hex Color Code

#838ab8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #838ab8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #838ab8 is comprised of 51.37% red, 54.12% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #838ab8 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 27% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.31 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#838ab8 linear gradient to complementary #b0b18a

  1. #838ab8
  2. #8c90b1
  3. #9597a9
  4. #9c9da2
  5. #a3a49a
  6. #aaaa92
  7. #b0b18a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #68709c
  2. #7179a5
  3. #7a81af
  4. #838ab8
  5. #8c93c1
  6. #959ccb
  7. #9ea5d4

Tones

  1. #838ab8
  2. #888db4
  3. #8d91af
  4. #9294ab
  5. #9697a7
  6. #9a9ba2
  7. #9e9e9e

Tints and Shades

#838ab8 to white

  1. #838ab8
  2. #989dc4
  3. #acafcf
  4. #c1c3db
  5. #d5d7e7
  6. #eaebf3
  7. #ffffff

#838ab8 to black

  1. #838ab8
  2. #6c7297
  3. #565a77
  4. #414458
  5. #2d2e3b
  6. #1a1b20
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2116 UP
      #8088b7
      ΔE = 0.870 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. ★ P 104-12 U
      #868bb1
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  2. General Paint

    1. ★ Thebes / CL 2435D
      #8388b3
      ΔE = 1.106 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Broken Shell B6-E2-2
      #888cbc
      ΔE = 1.413 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. ★ Grimsby B5-E2-2
      #7c8cb8
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Softened Violet / 1420
      #8186b5
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10453
      #858bbe
      ΔE = 1.514 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c3
      #7d8bb8
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. ★ 36-d1
      #7d8ac0
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.20.50
      #848cb4
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  8. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 674
      #7b89b9
      ΔE = 1.767 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  9. CIL

    1. ★ Lilac Splendor
      #8587b0
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Grandeur
      #818eb6
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  10. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Manège
      #8389b0
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. Cailloux de lune
      #8c8fbd
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  11. Crayola

    1. ★ Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  12. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 26/227
      #8488af
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Plush Velvet 5
      #8085ae
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6317
      #7b86b7
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  14. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Rich Expression / NP PB 1479 T
      #878fc0
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Purple Lights / NP PB 1448 T
      #8785b6
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  15. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #8987b0
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  16. Caparol

    1. 70 9 260 / Lazur 85
      #7888bc
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. 2221
      #8088ac
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  17. Behr

    1. 620B-5 Pristine Petal
      #8184b7
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. 630D-5 Wild Wisteria
      #888aad
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  18. Clark+Kensington

    1. Paris Escape / 40D-3
      #8e8dbb
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  19. Kelly-Moore

    1. Grape Gathering / KM3062-3
      #8886af
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. Skysail Blue / 346-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  21. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Skysail Blue / PPG1167-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  22. Glidden

    1. Skysail Blue / PPG1167-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  23. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-53 Dancing Queen
      #8283b5
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  24. Earthpaint

    1. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #8c90b7
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  25. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #858caf
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 26.8%

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#838ab8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#838ab8 foreground

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #838ab8">…</p>

#838ab8 background

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #838ab8">…</p>

#838ab8 shadow

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #838ab8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8620728
Binary
10000011, 10001010, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#838ab8
LRV
≈ 26.5%
Closest short hex
#88b ΔE = 2.195
RGB
rgb(131, 138, 184)
RGBA
rgba(131, 138, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.289, g: 0.305, b: 0.406
RYB
red: 0.514%, yellow: 0.538%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8156488 / 0xff838ab8
HSL
hsl(232, 27%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 27%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (232.075), saturation: 29% (0.288), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 232.075, saturation: 28.804%, perceived brightness: 55.694%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.094, S: 36.948, L: 58.473
Cubehelix
H: -129.800, S: 0.351, L: 0.553
TSL
T: -2.623, S: 0.071, L: 0.554
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.288), magenta: 25% (0.250), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 49% (0.486), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 27.098, Y: 26.462, Z: 49.018
xyY
x: 0.264, y: 0.258, Y: 26.462
CIELab
L: 58.473, a: 8.076, b: -24.881
CIELuv
L: 58.473, u: -6.112, v: -39.000
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.473, C: 26.159, H: 287.982
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.473, C: 39.476, H: 261.094
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.441, a: 4.007, b: -20.488
CIECAM02
J: 48.124, C: 30.887, h: 269.664, Q: 136.676, M: 27.010, s: 44.455, H: 316.242
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.226, jaune: -4.400, green: 0.024
LMS
L: 23.265, M: 26.152, S: 48.646
YCbCr
Y: 137.251, Cb: 149.230, Cr: 121.661
YCgCo
Y: 147.750, Cg: -9.750, Co: 19.500
YDbDr
Y: 141.151, Db: 64.468, Dr: 19.313
YPbPr
Y: 139.821, Pb: 23.805, Pr: -5.616
xvYCC
Y: 136.082, Cb: 148.911, Cr: 123.067
YIQ
Y: 141.151, I: -18.948, Q: 12.832
YUV
Y: 141.151, U: 21.087, V: -8.905
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 4.564
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 9.075

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