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#838bac Hex Color Code

#838bac Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #838bac is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #838bac is comprised of 51.37% red, 54.51% green and 67.45% blue. In the HSL color space #838bac has a hue of 228° (degrees), 20% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.55 nm.

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#838bac linear gradient to complementary #a7a388

  1. #838bac
  2. #8a8fa6
  3. #9193a0
  4. #97979a
  5. #9c9b94
  6. #a29f8e
  7. #a7a388

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #697191
  2. #727a9a
  3. #7a82a3
  4. #838bac
  5. #8c94b5
  6. #959dbf
  7. #9ea6c8

Tints and Shades

#838bac to white

  1. #838bac
  2. #979db9
  3. #abb0c7
  4. #c0c3d5
  5. #d5d7e3
  6. #eaebf1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#838bac to black

  1. #838bac
  2. #6c728d
  3. #565b6f
  4. #414453
  5. #2d2f38
  6. #1a1b1f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Resene

    1. ★ Beyond B66-035-274
      #808aac
      ΔE = 0.748 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Ship Cove B66-039-263
      #7988ab
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  2. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Grape Gathering / 7199
      #858caf
      ΔE = 0.888 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #7887a3
      ΔE = 3.508 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  3. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Grandeur / 70BB 28/224
      #838eb0
      ΔE = 1.240 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. ★ Eclectic / 70BB 27/201
      #848daa
      ΔE = 1.477 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #868faf
      ΔE = 1.508 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. ★ 3-40-4 Lilac Sachet
      #8b90af
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  5. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-52 Lively Purple
      #8087a9
      ΔE = 1.514 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 7354-42 Subtle Lavender
      #8094af
      ΔE = 4.821 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Sky Blue
      #7f87a7
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Bluebonnet Blue
      #788eaa
      ΔE = 4.401 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  7. Wattyl

    1. ★ Agapantha / D67W
      #8089af
      ΔE = 1.706 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Acapulco Violet / D79W
      #8492aa
      ΔE = 4.186 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 27/201
      #808eaf
      ΔE = 1.731 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Midnight Iris 2 / 90BB 32/126
      #9194ab
      ΔE = 4.778 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Skysail Blue / 346-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Evening Hush / 447-5
      #7c8ba8
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  10. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Hamilton Heights / 40B-5
      #898ba7
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. ★ Checkmate / 38B-5
      #7e8eae
      ΔE = 2.264 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Merlin
      #828ca7
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Wild Blue Yonder R169C
      #8e96b7
      ΔE = 4.204 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  12. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Space Age
      #808eac
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. Arty Pants Purple
      #7a80a7
      ΔE = 4.472 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Gray
      #838aa4
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Medium Slate
      #7d8b9f
      ΔE = 4.992 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  14. Nerolac

    1. ★ Verbena Violet - 2334
      #8486a8
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. Velvet Blue - 4230
      #7f899f
      ΔE = 3.882 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. ★ King's Court
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Garden Beauty
      #8d899c
      ΔE = 5.247 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  16. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Pale Orchid / 7231
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 3.716 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  17. Berger

    1. ★ Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Pale Orchid / 7231
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 3.716 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  18. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-R80B
      #7c88a5
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. S 3020-R70B
      #8485a1
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  19. Behr

    1. Violet Aura M550-5
      #8a8bb0
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Monarchy S560-4
      #9093ae
      ΔE = 3.908 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  20. Jotun

    1. 4197 / Celeber
      #8d8fb0
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  21. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7674 C
      #878cb4
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. 652
      #788cb3
      ΔE = 3.144 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  22. Coronado Paint

    1. 7224 - Kings Court
      #8290ad
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. 7192 - Barrymore
      #9294aa
      ΔE = 5.067 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  23. Beckers

    1. Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  24. Taubmans

    1. Skysail Blue / T10 38E-2
      #8391af
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. Violet Note / T12 38.F9
      #8287a0
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  25. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Enchanting Sky / 492
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. London Fog / 686
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  26. California Paints

    1. DE 5900 - Enchanting Sky
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. DE 5920 - Mountains Majesty
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  27. ICI Paints

    1. Ancestry Violet 70BB 32/162
      #8490ab
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. 4224 Eclectic 70BB 27/201
      #7785a8
      ΔE = 3.099 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  28. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80325,XF25
      #7a8ba9
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  29. Nippon Paint

    1. Twist Of Fate / NP PB 1465 T
      #8989a3
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. Evening Dresses / NP PB 1461 T
      #9494ac
      ΔE = 5.048 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  30. Brillux

    1. 54.15.15
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 57.12.21
      #7284a7
      ΔE = 4.165 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  31. Kelly-Moore

    1. Premiere Purple / KM3086-3
      #7d83a4
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Grape Gathering / KM3062-3
      #8886af
      ΔE = 4.014 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  32. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Regal Haze 29-10
      #8c92b5
      ΔE = 3.012 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  33. Olympic

    1. Fresh Lavender B45-4
      #8a93b2
      ΔE = 3.032 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Evening Hush C47-4
      #798ea6
      ΔE = 5.159 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  34. Benjamin Moore

    1. Violet Stone / 2069-40
      #8f90b1
      ΔE = 3.086 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. Spring Purple / 2070-40
      #8883a7
      ΔE = 4.271 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  35. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6358
      #8f91b2
      ΔE = 3.185 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. 6405
      #7f869e
      ΔE = 3.502 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  36. Glidden

    1. Evening Hush / PPG1165-5
      #7b8ca8
      ΔE = 3.234 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Blueberry Muffin / PPG1164-5
      #8290a6
      ΔE = 4.450 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  37. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Evening Hush / PPG1165-5
      #7b8ca8
      ΔE = 3.234 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Blueberry Muffin / PPG1164-5
      #8290a6
      ΔE = 4.450 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  38. Caparol

    1. 67 21 218 / Eisenoxidschwarz 35
      #9090b0
      ΔE = 3.290 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. 65 2 246 / Venato 35
      #7c8498
      ΔE = 5.154 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  39. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4020-R70B
      #7b89a3
      ΔE = 3.382 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R70B
      #8496ba
      ΔE = 4.368 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  40. Ford

    1. Gray
      #8393b2
      ΔE = 3.391 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Light Opal
      #7a90ac
      ΔE = 4.477 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  41. General Paint

    1. Thebes / CL 2435D
      #8388b3
      ΔE = 3.439 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Nova / CL 2374D
      #8295b5
      ΔE = 4.234 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  42. Duron

    1. Soulful Blue
      #8484aa
      ΔE = 3.461 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Bracing Blue
      #7c91ae
      ΔE = 4.158 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  43. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10713
      #8b89a2
      ΔE = 3.494 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  44. Plascon

    1. Grimsby B5-E2-2
      #7c8cb8
      ΔE = 3.600 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Broken Shell B6-E2-2
      #888cbc
      ΔE = 5.073 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  45. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 654
      #918eac
      ΔE = 3.601 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. 664
      #80829e
      ΔE = 3.782 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  46. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35231
      #7d91b9
      ΔE = 3.653 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  47. CIL

    1. Boho Chic
      #8f92b7
      ΔE = 3.711 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. Harlequin
      #788fb5
      ΔE = 3.713 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  48. McCormick Paints

    1. Pale Orchid
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 3.716 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  49. Tollens

    1. T2095-1
      #9092b6
      ΔE = 3.761 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. T2097-4
      #8b85ac
      ΔE = 4.532 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  50. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c3
      #7d8bb8
      ΔE = 3.765 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. 37-c4
      #7683ae
      ΔE = 4.490 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  51. Little Greene

    1. Peep
      #79829f
      ΔE = 3.903 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  52. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #8987b0
      ΔE = 3.936 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. 4-40-5 Smokey Concord
      #7d809a
      ΔE = 4.716 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  53. KILZ

    1. Violet Velvet / B731
      #8e92ba
      ΔE = 4.066 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Romantic Ravenna / B761
      #8b94aa
      ΔE = 4.717 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  54. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #748db2
      ΔE = 4.073 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  55. Peintures MF

    1. Tout est possible
      #748db4
      ΔE = 4.118 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. CD361-4
      #74849f
      ΔE = 4.718 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  56. New Look

    1. Dynamic Duo / F30-09
      #8492aa
      ΔE = 4.186 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  57. Asian Paints

    1. Deep Sea Blue / 9159
      #7483a1
      ΔE = 4.324 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Grape Shake / 7223
      #777e9f
      ΔE = 4.978 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  58. Sikkens

    1. U0.20.50
      #718aad
      ΔE = 4.379 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. U0.15.55
      #8296b2
      ΔE = 5.086 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  59. Bristol

    1. Violet Verbena / P101-C5
      #8c8ca0
      ΔE = 4.383 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. Violet Aura / P102-C5
      #838b9d
      ΔE = 4.804 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  60. Crayola

    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 4.483 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  61. Volkswagen

    1. Silver Blue
      #7f94b2
      ΔE = 4.498 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Nebio Blue
      #6f82a4
      ΔE = 5.036 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  62. Colortrend

    1. Swell
      #8595af
      ΔE = 4.656 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. 0589
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 5.112 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  63. Dulux Australia

    1. Sapphire Blue / G85
      #8597b8
      ΔE = 4.671 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. Blue Grotto / D2
      #7381a0
      ΔE = 4.727 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  64. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dusty Heather - 9073
      #8990a3
      ΔE = 4.677 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  65. Focoltone

    1. 5004
      #9289a8
      ΔE = 4.737 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  66. Ralph Lauren

    1. Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 4.872 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  67. Sto

    1. 34410
      #728eb0
      ΔE = 4.899 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. 34320
      #7b8298
      ΔE = 5.060 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  68. Tikkurila

    1. 2106
      #8c98b4
      ΔE = 5.019 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  69. Diamond Vogel

    1. Celestial Horizon / 0589
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 5.112 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  70. Levis

    1. Real Lavender
      #75859d
      ΔE = 5.139 / LRV ≈ 23.0%

#838bac HTML / CSS Code Examples

#838bac foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #838bac">…</p>

#838bac background

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #838bac">…</p>

#838bac shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8620972
Binary
10000011, 10001011, 10101100
Hexadecimal
#838bac
LRV
≈ 26.3%
Closest short hex
#88a ΔE = 2.283
RGB
rgb(131, 139, 172)
RGBA
rgba(131, 139, 172, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.296, g: 0.314, b: 0.389
RYB
red: 51.373%, yellow: 53.998%, blue: 67.451%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8156244 / 0xff838bac
HSL
hsl(228, 20%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 20%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.293), saturation: 24% (0.238), value: 67% (0.675)
HSP
hue: 228.293, saturation: 23.837%, perceived brightness: 55.244%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.029, S: 26.633, L: 58.291
Cubehelix
H: -133.396, S: 0.262, L: 0.550
TSL
T: -2.458, S: 0.056, L: 0.550
CMYK
cyan: 24% (0.238), magenta: 19% (0.192), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.325)
CMY
cyan: 49% (0.486), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 33% (0.325)
XYZ
X: 26.037, Y: 26.268, Z: 42.720
xyY
x: 0.274, y: 0.276, Y: 26.268
CIELab
L: 58.291, a: 4.510, b: -18.328
CIELuv
L: 58.291, u: -5.960, v: -28.111
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.291, C: 18.874, H: 283.823
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.291, C: 28.736, H: 258.029
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.253, a: 0.988, b: -13.542
CIECAM02
J: 47.952, C: 24.133, h: 265.955, Q: 136.431, M: 21.104, s: 39.330, H: 314.233
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.186, jaune: -3.239, green: 0.235
LMS
L: 23.427, M: 26.532, S: 42.446
YCbCr
Y: 136.579, Cb: 143.671, Cr: 122.145
YCoCg
Y: 145.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 22.500
YDbDr
Y: 140.370, Db: 47.589, Dr: 17.825
YPbPr
Y: 139.672, Pb: 17.420, Pr: -5.518
xvYCC
Y: 135.954, Cb: 143.302, Cr: 123.153
YIQ
Y: 140.370, I: -15.367, Q: 8.576
YUV
Y: 140.370, U: 15.566, V: -8.220
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 4.663
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 10.658

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