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#838ba4 Hex Color Code

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#838ba4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #838ba4 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #838ba4 is comprised of 51.37% red, 54.51% green and 64.31% blue. In the HSL color space #838ba4 has a hue of 225° (degrees), 15% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.24 nm.

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#838ba4 linear gradient to complementary #a09c87

  1. #838ba4
  2. #898e9f
  3. #8e919a
  4. #939396
  5. #979691
  6. #9c998c
  7. #a09c87

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #697189
  2. #727a92
  3. #7a829b
  4. #838ba4
  5. #8c94ad
  6. #959db6
  7. #9ea6c0

Tints and Shades

#838ba4 to white

  1. #838ba4
  2. #979db3
  3. #abb0c2
  4. #c0c3d1
  5. #d4d7e0
  6. #eaebef
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#838ba4 to black

  1. #838ba4
  2. #6c7287
  3. #565b6a
  4. #41444f
  5. #2d2f36
  6. #1a1b1e
  7. #000000 / #000

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      #828ca7
      ΔE = 0.860 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Gray Lavender
      #808da0
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  2. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Pale Orchid / 7231
      #818aa1
      ΔE = 0.969 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Grape Spread / 9160
      #8895b2
      ΔE = 3.971 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4020-R60B
      #8589a1
      ΔE = 1.259 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4020-R80B
      #778ca3
      ΔE = 3.911 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Violet Note / T12 38.F9
      #8287a0
      ΔE = 1.581 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Evening Hush / T10 39H-2
      #7b8ea5
      ΔE = 3.353 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  5. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Eclectic / 70BB 27/201
      #848daa
      ΔE = 1.598 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. Lilac Splendor / 90BB 26/227
      #8787aa
      ΔE = 4.498 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  6. Nerolac

    1. ★ Velvet Blue - 4230
      #7f899f
      ΔE = 1.658 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Verbena Violet - 2334
      #8486a8
      ΔE = 4.027 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violet Verbena / 445-5
      #898ca3
      ΔE = 1.676 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Blueberry Muffin / 547-5
      #8290a6
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  8. Berger

    1. ★ Pale Orchid / 7231
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 1.691 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 3.757 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  9. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ Pale Orchid
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 1.691 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Pale Orchid / 7231
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 1.691 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Garden Beauty / 7183
      #8d899c
      ΔE = 3.990 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  11. Olympic

    1. ★ Violet Verbena C45-4
      #868da1
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. ★ Violet Aura C46-4
      #808da2
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  12. Auro

    1. ★ Artichoke
      #8890aa
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Ancestry Violet 70BB 32/162
      #8490ab
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. 4224 Eclectic 70BB 27/201
      #7785a8
      ΔE = 4.394 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-R80B
      #7c88a5
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. S 3020-R70B
      #8485a1
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  15. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Hamilton Heights / 40B-5
      #898ba7
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. Waterline Blue / 37B-5
      #758fa6
      ΔE = 5.162 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  16. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue
      #7e8da4
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Iris
      #8b88a8
      ΔE = 4.242 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  17. Nippon Paint

    1. Twist Of Fate / NP PB 1465 T
      #8989a3
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. Evening Dresses / NP PB 1461 T
      #9494ac
      ΔE = 4.656 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  18. Glidden

    1. Evening Hush / PPG1165-5
      #7b8ca8
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Blueberry Muffin / PPG1164-5
      #8290a6
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  19. Coronado Paint

    1. 7224 - Kings Court
      #8290ad
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. 7231 - Pale Orchid
      #7a879a
      ΔE = 3.560 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  20. Bristol

    1. Violet Aura / P102-C5
      #838b9d
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Violet Verbena / P101-C5
      #8c8ca0
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  21. Sto

    1. 34310
      #7b85a0
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. 34220
      #8b8597
      ΔE = 4.933 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  22. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blueberry Muffin / PPG1164-5
      #8290a6
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. Prophetic Sea / PPG1042-5
      #818b9c
      ΔE = 3.096 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  23. Behr

    1. Camelot S550-4
      #8b90a4
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. Monarchy S560-4
      #9093ae
      ΔE = 3.883 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  24. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80325,XF25
      #7a8ba9
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  25. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-d5
      #818bac
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. 37-d4
      #8a94b6
      ΔE = 4.688 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  26. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dusty Heather - 9073
      #8990a3
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. Dried Lavender - 9072
      #8595aa
      ΔE = 4.347 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  27. Beckers

    1. Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  28. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Slate
      #7d8b9f
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Silver Sage
      #8b8b97
      ΔE = 4.855 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  29. Earthpaint

    1. 4-40-4 Far Away
      #8c91a6
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. 3-37-4 Snow Princess
      #7c94b1
      ΔE = 4.814 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  30. Wattyl

    1. Acapulco Violet / D79W
      #8492aa
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Agapantha / D67W
      #8089af
      ΔE = 4.590 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  31. New Look

    1. Dynamic Duo / F30-09
      #8492aa
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  32. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6160
      #7f8fa5
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. 6153
      #8795a6
      ΔE = 4.929 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  33. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10713
      #8b89a2
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. CF10703
      #858b98
      ΔE = 4.206 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  34. CIL

    1. Cosmic Crescent
      #838c9d
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Joann's Jewel
      #9495ab
      ΔE = 4.807 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  35. Dulux

    1. 70BB 27/201
      #808eaf
      ΔE = 3.099 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. 70BB 28/224
      #808fb5
      ΔE = 4.788 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  36. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-39-4 Evening Grey
      #848b9b
      ΔE = 3.170 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. 5-38-4 Harbour Bridge
      #7e8797
      ΔE = 3.806 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  37. Peintures MF

    1. Poterie
      #7787a5
      ΔE = 3.199 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Cape May
      #7a8caf
      ΔE = 3.950 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  38. Sikkens

    1. U0.11.50
      #838e9f
      ΔE = 3.299 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. U0.10.50
      #7b8798
      ΔE = 3.963 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  39. Caparol

    1. 65 2 246 / Venato 35
      #7c8498
      ΔE = 3.352 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 2221
      #8088ac
      ΔE = 3.998 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  40. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-52 Lively Purple
      #8087a9
      ΔE = 3.487 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 7354-42 Subtle Lavender
      #8094af
      ΔE = 4.141 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  41. KILZ

    1. Romantic Ravenna / B761
      #8b94aa
      ΔE = 3.503 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  42. Benjamin Moore

    1. Queen's Wreath / 1426 / CC-950
      #7d829e
      ΔE = 3.522 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Purple Haze / 1413 / CC-980
      #838093
      ΔE = 5.149 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  43. Crayola

    1. Manatee
      #8d90a1
      ΔE = 3.622 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  44. Brillux

    1. 57.09.21
      #798599
      ΔE = 3.624 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 57.12.21
      #7284a7
      ΔE = 5.081 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  45. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 664
      #80829e
      ΔE = 3.675 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. 654
      #918eac
      ΔE = 4.361 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  46. Little Greene

    1. Peep
      #79829f
      ΔE = 3.741 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  47. Vista Paint

    1. King's Court
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 3.757 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Garden Beauty
      #8d899c
      ΔE = 3.990 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  48. Duron

    1. Bracing Blue
      #7c91ae
      ΔE = 3.760 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. Downing Slate
      #868c9a
      ΔE = 3.853 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  49. Levis

    1. Real Lavender
      #75859d
      ΔE = 3.763 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Real Sky
      #7d8999
      ΔE = 3.967 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  50. Dutch Boy

    1. Cheboygan Blue
      #798da3
      ΔE = 3.802 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Eclectic Plum
      #908fac
      ΔE = 3.884 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  51. Ford

    1. Light Opal
      #7a90ac
      ΔE = 3.804 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
    2. Jamaican Blue
      #71829d
      ΔE = 4.750 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  52. RAL

    1. RAL 270 60 10
      #8591a2
      ΔE = 3.833 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. RAL 260 60 10
      #8391a0
      ΔE = 4.744 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  53. Tikkurila

    1. 4895
      #888998
      ΔE = 3.840 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. 2107
      #7792af
      ΔE = 5.072 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  54. Colortrend

    1. Swell
      #8595af
      ΔE = 3.934 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  55. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Soft Charcoal / 586
      #838298
      ΔE = 3.966 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. London Fog / 686
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 3.995 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  56. California Paints

    1. DE 5935 - Soft Charcoal
      #838298
      ΔE = 3.966 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. DE 5928 - Blue Intrigue
      #7f809c
      ΔE = 4.398 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  57. Matthews Paint

    1. Beethoven Blue / 2356
      #7385a1
      ΔE = 4.006 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Blue Nose / 7455
      #7993b3
      ΔE = 5.159 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  58. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Hydrangea Purple B06
      #76859a
      ΔE = 4.023 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  59. Kelly-Moore

    1. Premiere Purple / KM3086-3
      #7d83a4
      ΔE = 4.073 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Tianna's Eyes / KM3094-2
      #8e96a9
      ΔE = 4.591 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  60. Jotun

    1. 4197 / Celeber
      #8d8fb0
      ΔE = 4.111 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  61. Liebherr

    1. Blaugrau / 075421
      #778ca1
      ΔE = 4.327 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  62. Ressource Peintures

    1. Deep Wedgwood Blue / HC90
      #738aaa
      ΔE = 4.337 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  63. General Paint

    1. String Quartet / CL 2394D
      #848895
      ΔE = 4.357 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Nova / CL 2374D
      #8295b5
      ΔE = 4.679 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  64. Volkswagen

    1. Silver Blue
      #7f94b2
      ΔE = 4.411 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Pastel Blue
      #7b8b9a
      ΔE = 4.956 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  65. AMC

    1. Light Baltic
      #7990a7
      ΔE = 4.463 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Ice Blue
      #7690ac
      ΔE = 4.693 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  66. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Garden Beauty / 7183
      #908f9e
      ΔE = 4.587 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Pandora's Purple / 7143
      #8d8698
      ΔE = 5.107 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  67. Resene

    1. Kookaburra B63-017-281
      #818392
      ΔE = 4.688 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Neutral Bay B66-014-259
      #858d99
      ΔE = 4.715 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  68. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Regal Haze 29-10
      #8c92b5
      ΔE = 4.759 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Purplish Gray 30-24
      #9494a5
      ΔE = 5.156 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  69. Ralph Lauren

    1. Chelsea / RLUL203
      #8e879b
      ΔE = 4.761 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  70. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 37 - Larkspur blue / Viking
      #7088a2
      ΔE = 4.809 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  71. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Grotto / D2
      #7381a0
      ΔE = 4.818 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  72. Sico

    1. 6172-52 Mozart
      #8c97aa
      ΔE = 4.910 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. 6174-52 A Simpler Time
      #8e8a98
      ΔE = 5.058 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  73. Tollens

    1. T2149-5
      #828692
      ΔE = 4.953 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Crépuscule | EE101
      #797e93
      ΔE = 5.156 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  74. Pantone / PMS

    1. 4124 CP
      #9593ae
      ΔE = 4.955 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. 15-4307 TCX
      #7f8793
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  75. Dupont

    1. CAS940
      #8093a5
      ΔE = 5.032 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  76. Flügger

    1. Velvet Blue (IN-766)
      #728aa0
      ΔE = 5.088 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  77. Plascon

    1. Mirage Jet B3-E2-2
      #7490b0
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  78. Crown Paint

    1. Pencil Skirt Grey
      #8e97a8
      ΔE = 5.225 / LRV ≈ 30.7%

#838ba4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#838ba4 foreground

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #838ba4">…</p>

#838ba4 background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #838ba4">…</p>

#838ba4 shadow

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #838ba4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8620964
Binary
10000011, 10001011, 10100100
Hexadecimal
#838ba4
LRV
≈ 26.0%
Closest short hex
#78a ΔE = 3.490
RGB
rgb(131, 139, 164)
RGBA
rgba(131, 139, 164, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.302, g: 0.320, b: 0.378
RYB
red: 51.373%, yellow: 53.898%, blue: 64.314%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8156252 / 0xff838ba4
HSL
hsl(225, 15%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 15%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.455), saturation: 20% (0.201), value: 64% (0.643)
HSP
hue: 225.455, saturation: 20.122%, perceived brightness: 54.816%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.371, S: 20.206, L: 58.009
Cubehelix
H: -136.252, S: 0.206, L: 0.546
TSL
T: -2.335, S: 0.046, L: 0.547
CMYK
cyan: 20% (0.201), magenta: 15% (0.152), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.357)
CMY
cyan: 49% (0.486), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 36% (0.357)
XYZ
X: 25.292, Y: 25.970, Z: 38.795
xyY
x: 0.281, y: 0.288, Y: 25.970
CIELab
L: 58.009, a: 2.597, b: -14.185
CIELuv
L: 58.009, u: -5.581, v: -21.382
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.009, C: 14.421, H: 280.376
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.009, C: 22.098, H: 255.371
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.961, a: -0.593, b: -9.463
CIECAM02
J: 47.673, C: 19.659, h: 262.641, Q: 136.033, M: 17.191, s: 35.549, H: 312.471
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.161, jaune: -2.516, green: 0.340
LMS
L: 23.390, M: 26.526, S: 38.580
YCbCr
Y: 135.795, Cb: 140.159, Cr: 122.713
YCoCg
Y: 143.250, Cg: -4.250, Co: 24.500
YDbDr
Y: 139.458, Db: 36.925, Dr: 16.089
YPbPr
Y: 139.096, Pb: 13.420, Pr: -5.150
xvYCC
Y: 135.459, Cb: 139.789, Cr: 123.476
YIQ
Y: 139.458, I: -12.797, Q: 6.087
YUV
Y: 139.458, U: 12.078, V: -7.420
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/4 ΔE = 4.892
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Deep Silver ΔE = 9.292

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