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#838b9d Hex Color Code

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#838b9d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #838b9d is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #838b9d is comprised of 51.37% red, 54.51% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #838b9d has a hue of 222° (degrees), 12% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.48 nm.

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#838b9d linear gradient to complementary #9b9685

  1. #838b9d
  2. #878d99
  3. #8c8f95
  4. #909091
  5. #94928d
  6. #979489
  7. #9b9685

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #697183
  2. #727a8b
  3. #7a8294
  4. #838b9d
  5. #8c94a6
  6. #959daf
  7. #9da6b8

Tints and Shades

#838b9d to white

  1. #838b9d
  2. #979dad
  3. #abb0bd
  4. #bfc3cd
  5. #d4d7dd
  6. #e9ebee
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#838b9d to black

  1. #838b9d
  2. #6c7281
  3. #565b66
  4. #41444c
  5. #2d2f34
  6. #1a1b1d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Prophetic Sea / 546-5
      #828b9c
      ΔE = 0.562 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Blueberry Muffin / 547-5
      #8290a6
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ 50BB 26/105
      #838c9d
      ΔE = 0.623 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Urban Obsession
      #7a8295
      ΔE = 3.494 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  3. CIL

    1. ★ Cosmic Crescent
      #838c9d
      ΔE = 0.623 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Boothbay Harbor
      #7f91a1
      ΔE = 3.608 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Prophetic Sea / PPG1042-5
      #818b9c
      ΔE = 0.819 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. Win Place Or Show 7119-1
      #7b8693
      ΔE = 3.337 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  5. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Irises / 1440
      #858a9b
      ΔE = 0.963 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. Flower Box / CSP-530
      #8791a5
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  6. Olympic

    1. ★ Violet Verbena C45-4
      #868da1
      ΔE = 1.269 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Evening Hush C47-4
      #798ea6
      ΔE = 3.953 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.11.50
      #838e9f
      ΔE = 1.406 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. W2.05.49
      #8d8a95
      ΔE = 4.273 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Gray Lavender
      #808da0
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Redstone Guest Blue
      #7886a1
      ΔE = 4.272 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  9. Duron

    1. ★ Downing Slate
      #868c9a
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Foggy Day
      #7a848d
      ΔE = 4.993 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  10. Sto

    1. ★ 34432
      #868d9b
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. 34420
      #79839a
      ΔE = 3.711 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  11. Nerolac

    1. ★ Velvet Blue - 4230
      #7f899f
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Smokeytone - 2977
      #83929e
      ΔE = 4.170 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Medium Slate
      #7d8b9f
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Silver Sage
      #8b8b97
      ΔE = 3.264 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  13. Levis

    1. ★ Real Sky
      #7d8999
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Atl Matin B8
      #7e8d99
      ΔE = 3.658 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10703
      #858b98
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. CF11037
      #8a8e99
      ΔE = 3.115 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  15. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dusty Heather - 9073
      #8990a3
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. Dried Lavender - 9072
      #8595aa
      ΔE = 4.088 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Beyond Blue 70BB 28/080
      #848996
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. 4196 Cosmic Crescent 50BB 26/105
      #7a8495
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  17. Peintures MF

    1. Silhouette
      #7f8795
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Gris mystique
      #788091
      ΔE = 4.319 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  18. McCormick Paints

    1. Pale Orchid
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  19. Scib Paints

    1. Pale Orchid / 7231
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Shadow Mountain / 8248
      #7f848e
      ΔE = 4.145 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  20. Berger

    1. Pale Orchid / 7231
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Garden Beauty / 7183
      #8d899c
      ΔE = 3.863 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  21. General Paint

    1. String Quartet / CL 2394D
      #848895
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Purple Haze / CL 2364D
      #7f92aa
      ΔE = 4.064 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  22. Tikkurila

    1. 4895
      #888998
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. 4894
      #9496a7
      ΔE = 5.010 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  23. Devoe Paint

    1. Cosmic Crescent / 50BB 26/105
      #858c98
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Eclectic / 70BB 27/201
      #848daa
      ΔE = 4.409 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  24. Coronado Paint

    1. 7231 - Pale Orchid
      #7a879a
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. 7224 - Kings Court
      #8290ad
      ΔE = 4.700 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  25. Resene

    1. Neutral Bay B66-014-259
      #858d99
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Pigeon Post 10CW36
      #77848e
      ΔE = 5.194 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  26. Ford

    1. Silver Mink
      #7e8da4
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Silver
      #818d96
      ΔE = 4.227 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  27. Caparol

    1. 701Neu
      #888898
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. 4240
      #808494
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  28. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6160
      #7f8fa5
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. 6153
      #8795a6
      ΔE = 3.883 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  29. Crayola

    1. Manatee
      #8d90a1
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  30. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-41-4 Winter Whisper
      #8d8d9e
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. 5-42-4 Claret Shadow
      #928d98
      ΔE = 5.112 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  31. Brillux

    1. 57.09.21
      #798599
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 60.06.19
      #868b92
      ΔE = 4.334 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  32. Bristol

    1. Violet Verbena / P101-C5
      #8c8ca0
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. Gravel Path / P231-N5
      #8d939d
      ΔE = 4.358 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  33. Pantone / PMS

    1. 15-4307 TCX
      #7f8793
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 7544
      #8a9199
      ΔE = 4.528 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  34. Taubmans

    1. Blueberry Muffin / T12 41.F10
      #8191a2
      ΔE = 3.031 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
    2. Violet Note / T12 38.F9
      #8287a0
      ΔE = 3.269 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  35. Volkswagen

    1. Pastel Blue
      #7b8b9a
      ΔE = 3.034 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Aviator Gray
      #7e8890
      ΔE = 4.613 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  36. Tollens

    1. T2149-5
      #828692
      ΔE = 3.057 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Crépuscule | EE101
      #797e93
      ΔE = 5.033 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  37. Earthpaint

    1. 4-40-4 Far Away
      #8c91a6
      ΔE = 3.063 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. 5-39-4 Evening Grey
      #7b7e8e
      ΔE = 4.996 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  38. Glidden

    1. Night Sky Grey / 90BG 25/079
      #7d8a96
      ΔE = 3.339 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Smoke Grey / 90BG 30/073
      #8995a1
      ΔE = 4.519 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  39. Dutch Boy

    1. Cheboygan Blue
      #798da3
      ΔE = 3.464 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Plum Neutral
      #7c849c
      ΔE = 3.519 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  40. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4020-R70B
      #7b89a3
      ΔE = 3.479 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 5005-R50B
      #88898f
      ΔE = 4.941 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  41. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Hydrangea Purple B06
      #76859a
      ΔE = 3.513 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  42. New Look

    1. Dynamic Duo / F30-09
      #8492aa
      ΔE = 3.569 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Alisons Dream / G36-03
      #8a8891
      ΔE = 4.552 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  43. Wattyl

    1. Acapulco Violet / D79W
      #8492aa
      ΔE = 3.569 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Smoke Plume / E24W
      #7890aa
      ΔE = 4.975 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  44. Colortrend

    1. 0520
      #818590
      ΔE = 3.587 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. 0506
      #778692
      ΔE = 4.504 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  45. Diamond Vogel

    1. Slate Tint / 0520
      #818590
      ΔE = 3.587 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Ocean Storms / 0506
      #778692
      ΔE = 4.504 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  46. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Garden Beauty / 7183
      #908f9e
      ΔE = 3.663 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Pandora's Purple / 7143
      #8d8698
      ΔE = 4.853 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  47. Liebherr

    1. Blaugrau / 075421
      #778ca1
      ΔE = 3.688 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  48. KILZ

    1. Romantic Ravenna / B761
      #8b94aa
      ΔE = 3.801 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Porpoise Gray / H861
      #7a8993
      ΔE = 4.668 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  49. Asian Paints

    1. Moon Crater / 8248
      #80848f
      ΔE = 3.838 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Voltage / 8264
      #778691
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  50. Diamond Paint

    1. Pewter
      #80848f
      ΔE = 3.838 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  51. Chrysler

    1. Mauve
      #848392
      ΔE = 3.854 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Bluebonnet Blue
      #788eaa
      ΔE = 4.970 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  52. Vista Paint

    1. Garden Beauty
      #8d899c
      ΔE = 3.863 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Mirador
      #748490
      ΔE = 5.225 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  53. Behr

    1. Mysteria 580F-5
      #74859a
      ΔE = 3.937 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Excalibur FF61-1
      #7f838c
      ΔE = 4.686 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  54. Dupont

    1. CAS940
      #8093a5
      ΔE = 3.947 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. CAS932
      #8a9299
      ΔE = 5.109 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  55. Clark+Kensington

    1. Foggy Day / 38A-3
      #7b8691
      ΔE = 3.988 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Hamilton Heights / 40B-5
      #898ba7
      ΔE = 4.603 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  56. California Paints

    1. DE 5920 - Mountains Majesty
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 4.079 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. DE 5935 - Soft Charcoal
      #838298
      ΔE = 4.333 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  57. Dunn-Edwards

    1. London Fog / 686
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 4.079 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Your Shadow / 490
      #787e93
      ΔE = 5.049 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  58. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Slaanesh Grey
      #8e8c97
      ΔE = 4.107 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  59. Ralph Lauren

    1. Beekman / RLUL204
      #8e8d97
      ΔE = 4.189 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Chelsea / RLUL203
      #8e879b
      ΔE = 4.895 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  60. Sico

    1. 6171-52 Galleon
      #7a8893
      ΔE = 4.213 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 6170-42 Loft Blue
      #7e909a
      ΔE = 5.178 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  61. Crown Diamond

    1. 7356-52 Queen
      #9095a4
      ΔE = 4.222 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 7355-52 Trafalgar Square
      #7b868f
      ΔE = 4.718 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  62. Nippon Paint

    1. Twist Of Fate / NP PB 1465 T
      #8989a3
      ΔE = 4.228 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. Baby Blue Towel / NP N 1973 T
      #7a808c
      ΔE = 4.883 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  63. Kelly-Moore

    1. Tianna's Eyes / KM3094-2
      #8e96a9
      ΔE = 4.257 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Mirador / KM3797-2
      #839099
      ΔE = 4.593 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  64. RAL

    1. RAL 260 60 05
      #8a9098
      ΔE = 4.346 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. RAL 250 60 10
      #7f92a0
      ΔE = 4.405 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  65. AMC

    1. Light Baltic
      #7990a7
      ΔE = 4.370 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Turbo Silver
      #888e94
      ΔE = 4.884 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  66. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-R80B
      #7c88a5
      ΔE = 4.484 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. S 3010-R80B
      #9397a5
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  67. Crown Paint

    1. Pencil Skirt Grey
      #8e97a8
      ΔE = 4.532 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. Steel Drum
      #7f808b
      ΔE = 5.101 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  68. Dulux Australia

    1. Venetian Lace / D21
      #87878f
      ΔE = 4.544 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Grecian Ruin / D8
      #859097
      ΔE = 5.108 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  69. Sanderson

    1. Turkish Blue
      #7c8891
      ΔE = 4.558 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  70. Flügger

    1. Velvet Blue (IN-766)
      #728aa0
      ΔE = 4.665 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  71. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Purplish Gray 30-24
      #9494a5
      ΔE = 4.755 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  72. Albany Paint

    1. Ionian Sea
      #728ba0
      ΔE = 4.811 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  73. Beckers

    1. Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 4.923 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  74. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 8-089 - Castle grey
      #8a8f95
      ΔE = 4.955 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  75. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80325,XF25
      #7a8ba9
      ΔE = 4.967 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  76. 1829

    1. Pale Chalk Blue
      #818d94
      ΔE = 5.086 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  77. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 26173
      #7f848b
      ΔE = 5.152 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  78. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 303
      #757e8f
      ΔE = 5.191 / LRV ≈ 20.7%

#838b9d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#838b9d foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #838b9d">…</p>

#838b9d background

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #838b9d">…</p>

#838b9d shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8620957
Binary
10000011, 10001011, 10011101
Hexadecimal
#838b9d
LRV
≈ 25.7%
Closest short hex
#889 ΔE = 2.595
RGB
rgb(131, 139, 157)
RGBA
rgba(131, 139, 157, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.307, g: 0.326, b: 0.368
RYB
red: 51.373%, yellow: 53.772%, blue: 61.569%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8156259 / 0xff838b9d
HSL
hsl(222, 12%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 12%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (221.538), saturation: 17% (0.166), value: 62% (0.616)
HSP
hue: 221.538, saturation: 16.561%, perceived brightness: 54.456%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.338, S: 15.674, L: 57.775
Cubehelix
H: -140.408, S: 0.157, L: 0.543
TSL
T: -2.167, S: 0.037, L: 0.544
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.166), magenta: 11% (0.115), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.384)
CMY
cyan: 49% (0.486), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 38% (0.384)
XYZ
X: 24.677, Y: 25.724, Z: 35.557
xyY
x: 0.287, y: 0.299, Y: 25.724
CIELab
L: 57.775, a: 0.980, b: -10.529
CIELuv
L: 57.775, u: -5.253, v: -15.553
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.775, C: 10.575, H: 275.317
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.775, C: 16.416, H: 251.338
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.719, a: -1.911, b: -6.062
CIECAM02
J: 47.439, C: 15.620, h: 257.521, Q: 135.700, M: 13.660, s: 31.727, H: 309.803
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.139, jaune: -1.884, green: 0.439
LMS
L: 23.360, M: 26.521, S: 35.391
YCbCr
Y: 135.109, Cb: 137.086, Cr: 123.210
YCoCg
Y: 141.500, Cg: -2.500, Co: 26.250
YDbDr
Y: 138.660, Db: 27.594, Dr: 14.570
YPbPr
Y: 138.592, Pb: 9.920, Pr: -4.828
xvYCC
Y: 135.026, Cb: 136.714, Cr: 123.759
YIQ
Y: 138.660, I: -10.548, Q: 3.909
YUV
Y: 138.660, U: 9.026, V: -6.720
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/4 ΔE = 5.134
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Deep Silver ΔE = 8.659

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