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#8491be Hex Color Code

#8491be Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8491be is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8491be is comprised of 51.76% red, 56.86% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #8491be has a hue of 227° (degrees), 31% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.11 nm.

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#8491be linear gradient to complementary #b4b18e

  1. #8491be
  2. #8e96b6
  3. #979bae
  4. #9fa1a7
  5. #a6a69f
  6. #adab96
  7. #b4b18e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6876a1
  2. #717fab
  3. #7b88b4
  4. #8491be
  5. #8d9ac8
  6. #97a4d2
  7. #a0addc

Tones

  1. #8491be
  2. #8a94b9
  3. #8f96b4
  4. #9499b0
  5. #989cab
  6. #9d9ea6
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#8491be to white

  1. #8491be
  2. #99a2c9
  3. #adb4d4
  4. #c1c6de
  5. #d6d9e9
  6. #eaecf4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8491be to black

  1. #8491be
  2. #6d779b
  3. #575e7a
  4. #42475b
  5. #2d303d
  6. #1a1c21
  7. #000000 / #000

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      #8392c1
      ΔE = 0.677 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. 35-e4
      #8797b9
      ΔE = 3.797 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6076
      #8292c0
      ΔE = 0.693 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. 6119
      #7e94b9
      ΔE = 3.568 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-4 Precious Gem
      #8193c1
      ΔE = 1.180 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #868faf
      ΔE = 3.538 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Hyacinth / 246-5
      #8293c5
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Skysail Blue / 346-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Hyacinth / PPG1245-5
      #8394c5
      ΔE = 1.555 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #7a8bc3
      ΔE = 3.680 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-R80B
      #7f94c4
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. S 2030-R70B
      #8e91c2
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  7. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7207 - Adora
      #8693c7
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 7167 - Hermosa
      #9697c1
      ΔE = 4.155 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  8. Plascon

    1. ★ Grimsby B5-E2-2
      #7c8cb8
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Broken Shell B6-E2-2
      #888cbc
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  9. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue 70BB 33/202
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 4261 Frill 05RB 34/258
      #928fbe
      ΔE = 3.983 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.15
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 54.15.18
      #859acb
      ΔE = 3.494 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  11. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu gitan
      #7c8cbe
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Lac rond
      #788fc8
      ΔE = 3.529 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  12. Dulux

    1. 70BB 28/224
      #808fb5
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. 05RB 34/258
      #9a97c4
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  13. KILZ

    1. Violet Velvet / B731
      #8e92ba
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Lavender Glow / B782
      #8e92c1
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  14. Ford

    1. Portofino Blue
      #7b8eb8
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Gray
      #8393b2
      ΔE = 4.209 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Skysail Blue / PPG1167-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Romanesque Grape 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 4.947 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  16. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35231
      #7d91b9
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  17. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  18. Clark+Kensington

    1. Tremezzo / 39B-5
      #8c93b7
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Hamilton Heights / 40B-5
      #898ba7
      ΔE = 5.201 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  19. Taubmans

    1. Blue Heron / T10 38B-2
      #8297c2
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Blue Hyacinth / T12 39.F4
      #8198c1
      ΔE = 3.436 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  20. Matthews Paint

    1. Vinca Blue / 13836
      #8c92c5
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Baby Blue Metallic / 45612
      #8e9cc2
      ΔE = 4.396 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  21. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu Avril / I35
      #7e8bbf
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Della Robbia Blue / HC108
      #7d99c0
      ΔE = 4.719 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  22. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Regal Haze 29-10
      #8c92b5
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  23. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R60B
      #8f93b8
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 4.361 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  24. Apple Barrel

    1. Blueberry Frost / 99264E
      #7f92ca
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  25. CIL

    1. Boho Chic
      #8f92b7
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. Harlequin
      #788fb5
      ΔE = 3.857 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  26. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10453
      #858bbe
      ΔE = 3.045 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. CF10465
      #9492bf
      ΔE = 3.880 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  27. New Look

    1. Starburst Galaxy / F30-03
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 3.060 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  28. Wattyl

    1. Seventh Wonder / D57W
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 3.060 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Agapantha / D67W
      #8089af
      ΔE = 3.537 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  29. GM / General Motors

    1. Iris
      #7d8cb2
      ΔE = 3.094 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  30. Nerolac

    1. Blue Abundance - 4238
      #7d96c1
      ΔE = 3.134 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Violet Hue - 2362
      #8497cf
      ΔE = 3.647 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  31. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 674
      #7b89b9
      ΔE = 3.148 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. 654
      #918eac
      ΔE = 5.166 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  32. Scib Paints

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 3.185 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 3.694 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  33. Vista Paint

    1. King's Court
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 3.185 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Florette
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 3.694 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  34. Crayola

    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 3.198 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  35. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #858caf
      ΔE = 3.267 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 4.560 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  36. Tollens

    1. T2095-1
      #9092b6
      ΔE = 3.330 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. T2097-3
      #928bba
      ΔE = 4.996 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  37. Diamond Vogel

    1. Mood Mode / 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 3.358 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Velvet Crest / 1248
      #9694bd
      ΔE = 4.166 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  38. Albany Paint

    1. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 3.372 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 4.805 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  39. Bristol

    1. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 3.424 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Blue Hyacinth / P107-C4
      #8198c1
      ΔE = 3.436 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  40. General Paint

    1. Thebes / CL 2435D
      #8388b3
      ΔE = 3.477 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Nova / CL 2374D
      #8295b5
      ΔE = 4.417 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  41. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Glory / 7247
      #7994cc
      ΔE = 3.573 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Blue Illusion / 9167
      #7396cf
      ΔE = 4.740 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  42. ProMarker

    1. China Blue
      #768ec6
      ΔE = 3.578 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  43. ECOS Paints

    1. Himalaya Sky (0597)
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 3.624 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Celestial Horizon (0589)
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 5.140 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  44. Berger

    1. South Port / 7271
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 3.675 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 3.694 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  45. Jotun

    1. 4197 / Celeber
      #8d8fb0
      ΔE = 3.752 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  46. Olympic

    1. Fresh Lavender B45-4
      #8a93b2
      ΔE = 3.753 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Blue Hyacinth A46-4
      #7d98c3
      ΔE = 3.785 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  47. Sikkens

    1. U3.27.51
      #7291c0
      ΔE = 3.894 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. U0.23.51
      #7591b6
      ΔE = 4.888 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  48. Dutch Boy

    1. Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 3.916 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Eclectic Plum
      #908fac
      ΔE = 4.994 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  49. Resene

    1. Zephyr B68-045-263
      #809ac6
      ΔE = 3.960 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Beyond B66-035-274
      #808aac
      ΔE = 4.028 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  50. Crown Paint

    1. 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 3.968 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  51. Behr

    1. PMD-13
      #8192b2
      ΔE = 4.065 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. 8502 French Violet
      #8a9dc1
      ΔE = 5.081 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  52. Benjamin Moore

    1. Softened Violet / 1420
      #8186b5
      ΔE = 4.163 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 4.589 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  53. Pantone / PMS

    1. 659
      #7896cf
      ΔE = 4.193 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. 7453
      #829cd4
      ΔE = 4.996 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  54. Dulux Australia

    1. Sapphire Blue / G85
      #8597b8
      ΔE = 4.235 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  55. Caparol

    1. 67 21 218 / Eisenoxidschwarz 35
      #9090b0
      ΔE = 4.250 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 4.834 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  56. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Bell
      #7798ca
      ΔE = 4.316 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. Aster
      #8d9bbc
      ΔE = 4.806 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  57. Volkswagen

    1. Glacier Blue
      #898fac
      ΔE = 4.328 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. Silver Blue
      #7f94b2
      ΔE = 5.246 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  58. Beckers

    1. Dyning 767 / 3021-R92B
      #918dbe
      ΔE = 4.376 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 4.629 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  59. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 4.383 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 7351-52 Lively Purple
      #8087a9
      ΔE = 4.775 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  60. Ralph Lauren

    1. Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 4.400 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  61. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A60
      #7090c9
      ΔE = 4.422 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  62. Duron

    1. Dahlia
      #9194cb
      ΔE = 4.434 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Sporty Blue
      #6f87b3
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  63. Disney

    1. TSE3-1 Wendy Darling
      #899dc7
      ΔE = 4.490 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 5.229 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  64. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #8987b0
      ΔE = 4.595 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 4.989 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  65. Colortrend

    1. 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 4.654 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 0589
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 5.140 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  66. Nippon Paint

    1. Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 4.752 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Purple Lights / NP PB 1448 T
      #8785b6
      ΔE = 5.199 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  67. Laura Ashley

    1. 1604 Lilac 4
      #948db7
      ΔE = 4.832 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  68. Kelly-Moore

    1. Grape Gathering / KM3062-3
      #8886af
      ΔE = 4.844 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  69. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #748db2
      ΔE = 4.847 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  70. Devoe Paint

    1. Lilac Splendor / 90BB 26/227
      #8787aa
      ΔE = 4.905 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Harlequin / 50BB 27/232
      #7a8faf
      ΔE = 4.974 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  71. RAL

    1. RAL 270 60 25
      #7494bc
      ΔE = 4.939 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. RAL 270 60 20
      #7b93b4
      ΔE = 4.964 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  72. Auro

    1. Artichoke
      #8890aa
      ΔE = 5.059 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  73. Pascol

    1. Make a Splash PZ4020
      #6b8abb
      ΔE = 5.155 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  74. Tikkurila

    1. 2106
      #8c98b4
      ΔE = 5.161 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  75. Chrysler

    1. Sky Blue
      #7f87a7
      ΔE = 5.174 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  76. California Paints

    1. DE 5900 - Enchanting Sky
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 5.226 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  77. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Enchanting Sky / 492
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 5.226 / LRV ≈ 23.9%

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#8491be HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8491be foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #8491be">…</p>

#8491be background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #8491be">…</p>

#8491be shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8491be">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8688062
Binary
10000100, 10010001, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#8491be
LRV
≈ 28.9%
Closest short hex
#89c ΔE = 3.312
RGB
rgb(132, 145, 190)
RGBA
rgba(132, 145, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.283, g: 0.310, b: 0.407
RYB
red: 51.765%, yellow: 55.929%, blue: 74.510%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8089154 / 0xff8491be
HSL
hsl(227, 31%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 31%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.552), saturation: 31% (0.305), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 226.552, saturation: 30.526%, perceived brightness: 57.724%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.157, S: 38.991, L: 60.669
Cubehelix
H: -135.132, S: 0.370, L: 0.573
TSL
T: -2.383, S: 0.075, L: 0.574
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.305), magenta: 24% (0.237), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 48% (0.482), magenta: 43% (0.431), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 28.933, Y: 28.873, Z: 52.754
xyY
x: 0.262, y: 0.261, Y: 28.873
CIELab
L: 60.669, a: 5.875, b: -24.894
CIELuv
L: 60.669, u: -8.884, v: -38.968
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.669, C: 25.578, H: 283.279
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.669, C: 39.968, H: 257.157
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.734, a: 2.079, b: -20.595
CIECAM02
J: 50.377, C: 31.312, h: 264.274, Q: 139.839, M: 27.382, s: 44.250, H: 313.336
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.219, jaune: -4.378, green: 0.399
LMS
L: 25.039, M: 28.977, S: 52.358
YCbCr
Y: 141.624, Cb: 149.679, Cr: 119.098
YCoCg
Y: 153.000, Cg: -8.000, Co: 18.500
YDbDr
Y: 146.243, Db: 65.835, Dr: 27.094
YPbPr
Y: 145.471, Pb: 23.995, Pr: -8.570
xvYCC
Y: 140.934, Cb: 149.078, Cr: 120.472
YIQ
Y: 146.243, I: -22.201, Q: 11.252
YUV
Y: 146.243, U: 21.534, V: -12.495
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/8 ΔE = 4.154
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 8.816

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