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#838cc4 Hex Color Code

#838cc4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #838cc4 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #838cc4 is composed of 51.37% red, 54.9% green and 76.86% blue. In the HSL color space #838cc4 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 36% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.35 nm.

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#838cc4 linear gradient to complementary #b8ba8d

  1. #838cc4
  2. #8e93bb
  3. #989bb2
  4. #a1a3a9
  5. #aaaaa0
  6. #b1b297
  7. #b8ba8d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6872a7
  2. #717ab1
  3. #7a83ba
  4. #838cc4
  5. #8c95ce
  6. #969ed7
  7. #9fa7e1

Tones

  1. #838cc4
  2. #8990bf
  3. #8f94b9
  4. #9597b4
  5. #9a9bae
  6. #9f9fa9
  7. #a3a3a3

Tints and Shades

#838cc4 to white

  1. #838cc4
  2. #989ece
  3. #adb1d8
  4. #c1c4e2
  5. #d6d7eb
  6. #eaebf5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#838cc4 to black

  1. #838cc4
  2. #6c73a0
  3. #565b7e
  4. #41455d
  5. #2d2f3e
  6. #1a1b22
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    ★ 17-3930 TCX / Jacaranda
    #848dc5
    ΔE = 0.382 / LRV ≈ 28.0%

  2. Avian Brands

    ★ Rare Gem P6-004
    #858dc3
    ΔE = 0.616 / LRV ≈ 28.0%

  3. RAL

    ★ 290 60 30 / Pleated Mauve
    #858bc2
    ΔE = 0.670 / LRV ≈ 27.3%

  4. Valspar Paint

    ★ Fresh Periwinkle
    #7f8cc5
    ΔE = 0.847 / LRV ≈ 27.3%

  5. Taubmans

    ★ Frosted Grape / T12 37.G1
    #828ac4
    ΔE = 0.853 / LRV ≈ 26.9%

  6. Rangsazi Iran

    ★ QC0564
    #868ac2
    ΔE = 1.158 / LRV ≈ 27.1%

  7. Toyo Ink

    ★ CF10453
    #858bbe
    ΔE = 1.271 / LRV ≈ 27.2%

  8. Behr

    ★ Carriage Ride P550-5
    #898dc5
    ΔE = 1.302 / LRV ≈ 28.4%

  9. TRUMATCH

    ★ 36-d
    #818fc7
    ΔE = 1.332 / LRV ≈ 28.4%

  10. Snowcem

    ★ Periwrinkle / S1572
    #8590ca
    ΔE = 1.552 / LRV ≈ 29.2%

  11. Ressource Peintures

    ★ Bleu Avril / I35
    #7e8bbf
    ΔE = 1.642 / LRV ≈ 26.7%

  12. Nerolac

    ★ Virginia Bluebell - 2348
    #7b89c5
    ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 26.1%

  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    ★ S 2040-R70B
    #8691c7
    ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 29.4%

  14. Opaltone / OMS

    ★ 6270
    #8287c0
    ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 25.9%

  15. Glidden

    ★ Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
    #7a8bc3
    ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 26.5%

  16. Sikkens

    ★ V0.30.50
    #7a8bc8
    ΔE = 1.906 / LRV ≈ 26.8%

  17. Nippon Paint

    ★ Rich Expression / NP PB 1479 T
    #878fc0
    ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 28.6%

  18. Plascon

    ★ Broken Shell B6-E2-2
    #888cbc
    ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 27.6%

  19. Caparol

    ★ 2213
    #8c90c8
    ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 29.7%

  20. Asian Paints

    ★ French Purple / 7215
    #8892ca
    ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 30.1%

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#838cc4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#838cc4 foreground

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #838cc4">…</p>

#838cc4 background

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #838cc4">…</p>

#838cc4 shadow

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #838cc4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8621252
Binary
10000011, 10001100, 11000100
Hexadecimal
#838cc4
LRV
≈ 27.6%
Closest short hex
#88b ΔE = 2.429
RGB
rgb(131, 140, 196)
RGBA
rgba(131, 140, 196, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.281, g: 0.300, b: 0.420
RYB
red: 51.373%, yellow: 54.473%, blue: 76.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8155964 / 0xff838cc4
HSL
hsl(232, 36%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 36%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (231.692), saturation: 33% (0.332), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 231.692, saturation: 33.163%, perceived brightness: 56.850%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.054, S: 46.308, L: 59.495
Cubehelix
H: -130.153, S: 0.431, L: 0.563
TSL
T: -2.606, S: 0.084, L: 0.564
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.332), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 49% (0.486), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 23% (0.231)
XYZ
X: 28.699, Y: 27.566, Z: 56.023
xyY
x: 0.256, y: 0.245, Y: 27.566
CIELab
L: 59.495, a: 10.031, b: -30.099
CIELuv
L: 59.495, u: -7.524, v: -47.795
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.495, C: 31.727, H: 288.432
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.495, C: 48.383, H: 261.054
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.503, a: 5.690, b: -26.512
CIECAM02
J: 49.142, C: 36.186, h: -90.836, Q: 138.113, M: 31.644, s: 47.866, H: 315.969
CAM16 JCh
lightness: 49.737, chroma: 34.175, hue: 278.846
CAM16 JMh
lightness: 49.737, colorfulness: 29.886, hue: 278.846
CAM16 Jsh
lightness: 49.737, saturation: 46.376, hue: 278.846
CAM16 QCh
perceived brightness: 138.956, chroma: 34.175, hue: 278.846
CAM16 QMh
perceived brightness: 138.956, colorfulness: 29.886, hue: 278.846
CAM16 Qsh
perceived brightness: 138.956, saturation: 46.376, hue: 278.846
CAM16 UCS JMh
lightness: 62.717, colorfulness: 22.790, hue: 278.846
CAM16 UCS Jab
lightness: 62.717, a: 3.505, b: -22.519
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.255, jaune: -5.322, green: 0.050
LMS
L: 23.775, M: 26.942, S: 55.554
YCbCr
Y: 139.435, Cb: 153.916, Cr: 120.073
YCoCg
Y: 151.750, Cg: -11.750, Co: 16.500
YDbDr
Y: 143.693, Db: 78.698, Dr: 24.149
YPbPr
Y: 142.115, Pb: 29.035, Pr: -7.076
xvYCC
Y: 138.052, Cb: 153.505, Cr: 121.784
YIQ
Y: 143.693, I: -23.352, Q: 15.520
YUV
Y: 143.693, U: 25.742, V: -11.136
Okhsl
h: 276.780, s: 0.435, l: 0.599
Okhsv
h: 276.780. s: 0.378, v: 0.785
Okhwb
h: 276.780, w: 0.488, b: 0.215
Oklab
l: 0.654, a: 0.010, b: -0.084
Oklch
l: 0.654, c: 0.084, h: 276.780
JzAzBz
Jz: 0.00811, Az: -0.00005, Bz: -0.00755
JzCzHz
Jz: 0.00811, Cz: 0.00755, Hz: -90.35551
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/8 ΔE = 4.574
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 8.071

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