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#838bb3 Hex Color Code

#838bb3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #838bb3 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #838bb3 is comprised of 51.37% red, 54.51% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #838bb3 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 24% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.57 nm.

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  1. Rhine River with Roche Tower in Basel
  2. Knoxville Tennessee at dusk under cloudy sky
  3. stormtroopers planes Su-25 fly in sky leaving trail of smoke as tricolor Russian flag on training parade in honor of Great Patriotic War victory on May

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#838bb3 linear gradient to complementary #acab8a

  1. #838bb3
  2. #8b90ac
  3. #9395a6
  4. #9a9b9f
  5. #a0a098
  6. #a6a691
  7. #acab8a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #697198
  2. #717aa1
  3. #7a82aa
  4. #838bb3
  5. #8c94bc
  6. #959dc6
  7. #9ea6cf

Tones

  1. #838bb3
  2. #888eaf
  3. #8c90ab
  4. #9093a7
  5. #9496a3
  6. #97989f
  7. #9b9b9b

Tints and Shades

#838bb3 to white

  1. #838bb3
  2. #979dbf
  3. #acb0cc
  4. #c0c3d9
  5. #d5d7e5
  6. #eaebf2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#838bb3 to black

  1. #838bb3
  2. #6c7293
  3. #565b74
  4. #414456
  5. #2d2f3a
  6. #1a1b20
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.20.50
      #818bb3
      ΔE = 0.515 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. W0.21.51
      #938ab9
      ΔE = 5.028 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ 81BB 29/221
      #848db5
      ΔE = 0.739 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. 05RB 32/259
      #9390be
      ΔE = 4.478 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 104-12 U
      #868bb1
      ΔE = 0.871 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. 10252 C
      #7185aa
      ΔE = 4.585 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  4. Wattyl

    1. ★ Agapantha / D67W
      #8089af
      ΔE = 1.121 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Mood Music / D68W
      #8994bf
      ΔE = 3.453 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Skysail Blue / PPG1167-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 1.335 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Blue Hyacinth / PPG1245-5
      #8394c5
      ΔE = 4.232 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Skysail Blue / 346-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 1.335 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Evening Hush / 447-5
      #7c8ba8
      ΔE = 4.166 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Grape Gathering / 7199
      #858caf
      ΔE = 1.443 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Blooming Lilac / 7166
      #7f80ae
      ΔE = 4.453 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  8. General Paint

    1. ★ Thebes / CL 2435D
      #8388b3
      ΔE = 1.510 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Nova / CL 2374D
      #8295b5
      ΔE = 4.984 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Iris
      #7d8cb2
      ΔE = 1.960 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Gray
      #838aa4
      ΔE = 4.055 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  10. Plascon

    1. ★ Grimsby B5-E2-2
      #7c8cb8
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Broken Shell B6-E2-2
      #888cbc
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  11. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Grandeur / 70BB 28/224
      #838eb0
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Eclectic / 70BB 27/201
      #848daa
      ΔE = 3.276 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  12. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-52 Lively Purple
      #8087a9
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 7350-53 Dancing Queen
      #8283b5
      ΔE = 4.259 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #8c90b7
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 3-40-4 Lilac Sachet
      #8b90af
      ΔE = 3.167 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  14. Nippon Paint

    1. Grape Gate / NP PB 1490 T
      #7e8fbb
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. Nigara Nights / NP PB 1486 T
      #7d8fc1
      ΔE = 3.426 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  15. Crayola

    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  16. RAL

    1. RAL 280 60 20
      #8390b3
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. RAL 280 60 15
      #868fa9
      ΔE = 4.264 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  17. Ford

    1. Portofino Blue
      #7b8eb8
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Gray
      #8393b2
      ΔE = 4.358 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  18. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 674
      #7b89b9
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 4.600 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  19. Nerolac

    1. Verbena Violet - 2334
      #8486a8
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. Blue Abundance - 4238
      #7d96c1
      ΔE = 4.971 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. 4225 Andrea Lauren 70BB 28/224
      #7888af
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. 4224 Eclectic 70BB 27/201
      #7785a8
      ΔE = 3.703 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  21. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #8987b0
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. Softened Violet / 1420
      #8186b5
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Spring Purple / 2070-40
      #8883a7
      ΔE = 4.077 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  23. Kelly-Moore

    1. Grape Gathering / KM3062-3
      #8886af
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Premiere Purple / KM3086-3
      #7d83a4
      ΔE = 3.706 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  24. Brillux

    1. 54.15.15
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 57.12.21
      #7284a7
      ΔE = 4.759 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  25. Chrysler

    1. Sky Blue
      #7f87a7
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Iris
      #8b88a8
      ΔE = 3.460 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  26. Jotun

    1. 4197 / Celeber
      #8d8fb0
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  27. Scib Paints

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  28. Berger

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  29. Vista Paint

    1. King's Court
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Royal Glimmer
      #9794be
      ΔE = 5.196 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  30. Duron

    1. Soulful Blue
      #8484aa
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Sporty Blue
      #6f87b3
      ΔE = 4.363 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  31. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Regal Haze 29-10
      #8c92b5
      ΔE = 3.041 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  32. Resene

    1. Ship Cove B66-039-263
      #7988ab
      ΔE = 3.105 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 5.187 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  33. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6076
      #8292c0
      ΔE = 3.204 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. 6119
      #7e94b9
      ΔE = 4.458 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  34. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Enchanting Sky / 492
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 3.237 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  35. California Paints

    1. DE 5900 - Enchanting Sky
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 3.237 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  36. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35231
      #7d91b9
      ΔE = 3.253 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  37. CIL

    1. Boho Chic
      #8f92b7
      ΔE = 3.275 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. Harlequin
      #788fb5
      ΔE = 3.851 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  38. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10453
      #858bbe
      ΔE = 3.302 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. CF10713
      #8b89a2
      ΔE = 4.723 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  39. Volkswagen

    1. Glacier Blue
      #898fac
      ΔE = 3.388 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  40. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu Avril / I35
      #7e8bbf
      ΔE = 3.393 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Deep Wedgwood Blue / HC90
      #738aaa
      ΔE = 5.220 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  41. Tollens

    1. T2095-1
      #9092b6
      ΔE = 3.479 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. T2097-3
      #928bba
      ΔE = 4.649 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  42. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R60B
      #8f93b8
      ΔE = 3.481 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4020-R60B
      #8589a1
      ΔE = 4.600 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  43. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c4
      #7683ae
      ΔE = 3.603 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 36-d2
      #7784b8
      ΔE = 4.362 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  44. Caparol

    1. 67 21 218 / Eisenoxidschwarz 35
      #9090b0
      ΔE = 3.640 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. 2203
      #7c80b0
      ΔE = 4.602 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  45. Dutch Boy

    1. Space Age
      #808eac
      ΔE = 3.663 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. Arty Pants Purple
      #7a80a7
      ΔE = 4.171 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  46. Olympic

    1. Fresh Lavender B45-4
      #8a93b2
      ΔE = 3.827 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Skysail Blue B46-4
      #7d90b1
      ΔE = 3.977 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  47. Beckers

    1. Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 3.879 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. Tidvatten 768 / S 3621-R87B
      #8881af
      ΔE = 5.041 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  48. Behr

    1. Larkspur Bouquet 600B-5
      #778bbf
      ΔE = 3.889 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. PMD-13
      #8192b2
      ΔE = 4.107 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  49. KILZ

    1. Lavender Glow / B782
      #8e92c1
      ΔE = 3.939 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Lavender Blossom / B752
      #7b7fb1
      ΔE = 5.196 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  50. Peintures MF

    1. Frédéricton
      #8f8ab8
      ΔE = 3.944 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
    2. Tout est possible
      #748db4
      ΔE = 4.161 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  51. Taubmans

    1. Skysail Blue / T10 38E-2
      #8391af
      ΔE = 3.970 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. Violet Note / T12 38.F9
      #8287a0
      ΔE = 4.571 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  52. Asian Paints

    1. Grape / 7199
      #8582ad
      ΔE = 3.974 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Grape / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  53. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-R80B
      #7c88a5
      ΔE = 4.008 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. S 2030-R70B
      #8e91c2
      ΔE = 4.179 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  54. Coronado Paint

    1. 7224 - Kings Court
      #8290ad
      ΔE = 4.088 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. 7207 - Adora
      #8693c7
      ΔE = 4.533 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  55. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80325,XF25
      #7a8ba9
      ΔE = 4.288 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  56. Clark+Kensington

    1. Alluring Lavender / 40C-6
      #8281af
      ΔE = 4.295 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Retro Glam / 41C-5
      #9891b5
      ΔE = 5.155 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  57. Ralph Lauren

    1. Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 4.315 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  58. Auro

    1. Artichoke
      #8890aa
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  59. Albany Paint

    1. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 4.379 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  60. Laura Ashley

    1. 1604 Lilac 4
      #948db7
      ΔE = 4.389 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  61. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #748db2
      ΔE = 4.448 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  62. Matthews Paint

    1. Vinca Blue / 13836
      #8c92c5
      ΔE = 4.498 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Cornwall Blue / 965
      #7084a9
      ΔE = 4.864 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  63. New Look

    1. Starburst Galaxy / F30-03
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 4.517 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  64. Valspar Paint

    1. Positively Purple
      #8080a2
      ΔE = 4.549 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Redstone Guest Blue
      #7886a1
      ΔE = 5.250 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  65. Glidden

    1. At Peace Blue / 30BB 27/156
      #7c8da9
      ΔE = 4.736 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Evening Hush / PPG1165-5
      #7b8ca8
      ΔE = 4.769 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  66. Dupont

    1. CAS676
      #958cb7
      ΔE = 4.835 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  67. Sto

    1. 34310
      #7b85a0
      ΔE = 4.850 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  68. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 4.933 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 4.958 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  69. ECOS Paints

    1. Velvet Crest (1248)
      #9694bd
      ΔE = 4.934 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  70. Colortrend

    1. 1248
      #9694bd
      ΔE = 4.934 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  71. Diamond Vogel

    1. Velvet Crest / 1248
      #9694bd
      ΔE = 4.934 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  72. Focoltone

    1. 5004
      #9289a8
      ΔE = 4.997 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  73. Little Greene

    1. Peep
      #79829f
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  74. ProMarker

    1. China Blue
      #768ec6
      ΔE = 5.102 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  75. FolkArt

    1. Sterling Blue / 441
      #6b88b6
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  76. Dulux Australia

    1. Sapphire Blue / G85
      #8597b8
      ΔE = 5.190 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  77. Apple Barrel

    1. Blueberry Frost / 99264E
      #7f92ca
      ΔE = 5.244 / LRV ≈ 29.3%

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#838bb3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#838bb3 foreground

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="color: #838bb3">…</p>

#838bb3 background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #838bb3">…</p>

#838bb3 shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #838bb3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8620979
Binary
10000011, 10001011, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#838bb3
LRV
≈ 26.5%
Closest short hex
#88a ΔE = 2.708
RGB
rgb(131, 139, 179)
RGBA
rgba(131, 139, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.292, g: 0.310, b: 0.399
RYB
red: 51.373%, yellow: 54.062%, blue: 70.196%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8156237 / 0xff838bb3
HSL
hsl(230, 24%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 24%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.000), saturation: 27% (0.268), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 230.000, saturation: 26.816%, perceived brightness: 55.633%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.522, S: 32.368, L: 58.550
Cubehelix
H: -131.743, S: 0.312, L: 0.553
TSL
T: -2.533, S: 0.064, L: 0.554
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.268), magenta: 22% (0.223), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 49% (0.486), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 30% (0.298)
XYZ
X: 26.727, Y: 26.544, Z: 46.355
xyY
x: 0.268, y: 0.266, Y: 26.544
CIELab
L: 58.550, a: 6.236, b: -21.920
CIELuv
L: 58.550, u: -6.296, v: -34.041
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.550, C: 22.790, H: 285.880
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.550, C: 34.618, H: 259.522
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.521, a: 2.436, b: -17.279
CIECAM02
J: 48.207, C: 27.907, h: 267.730, Q: 136.794, M: 24.404, s: 42.238, H: 315.190
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.207, jaune: -3.872, green: 0.151
LMS
L: 23.461, M: 26.537, S: 46.026
YCbCr
Y: 137.265, Cb: 146.744, Cr: 121.648
YCoCg
Y: 147.000, Cg: -8.000, Co: 20.750
YDbDr
Y: 141.168, Db: 56.920, Dr: 19.344
YPbPr
Y: 140.176, Pb: 20.920, Pr: -5.840
xvYCC
Y: 136.386, Cb: 146.377, Cr: 122.870
YIQ
Y: 141.168, I: -17.616, Q: 10.754
YUV
Y: 141.168, U: 18.618, V: -8.920
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 4.821
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 10.020

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