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#8496e1 Hex Color Code

#8496e1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8496e1 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8496e1 is comprised of 51.76% red, 58.82% green and 88.24% blue. In the HSL color space #8496e1 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 61% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.67 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#8496e1 linear gradient to complementary #cacc99

  1. #8496e1
  2. #949fd6
  3. #a2a7ca
  4. #adb0be
  5. #b8b9b2
  6. #c1c3a6
  7. #cacc99

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6579c2
  2. #7083cc
  3. #7a8cd6
  4. #8496e1
  5. #8ea0ec
  6. #99aaf6
  7. #a3b4ff

Tones

  1. #8496e1
  2. #8e9bd9
  3. #979fd2
  4. #9fa4ca
  5. #a6a9c3
  6. #adaebb
  7. #b3b3b3

Tints and Shades

#8496e1 to white

  1. #8496e1
  2. #9aa7e6
  3. #afb8eb
  4. #c4c9f1
  5. #d8dbf5
  6. #ebedfa
  7. #ffffff

#8496e1 to black

  1. #8496e1
  2. #6d7bb8
  3. #576290
  4. #42496a
  5. #2e3246
  6. #1b1c26
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7452 C
      #8194dd
      ΔE = 1.010 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. ★ 2123 C
      #7a93dc
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/07
      #8098e8
      ΔE = 1.289 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. ★ 43/07 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/07
      #7c94e4
      ΔE = 1.479 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Winter Sky B5-B2-1
      #7898e4
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. ★ Bellaggio Blue B6-B2-1
      #8898ec
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  5. Little Greene

    1. Jean
      #8492d4
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  6. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1555-R70B
      #7b97da
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 31.4%

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#8496e1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8496e1 foreground

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="color: #8496e1">…</p>

#8496e1 background

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="background-color: #8496e1">…</p>

#8496e1 shadow

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8496e1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8689377
Binary
10000100, 10010110, 11100001
Hexadecimal
#8496e1
LRV
≈ 32.2%
Closest short hex
#89d ΔE = 1.763
RGB
rgb(132, 150, 225)
RGBA
rgba(132, 150, 225, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.260, g: 0.296, b: 0.444
RYB
red: 0.518%, yellow: 0.577%, blue: 0.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8087839 / 0xff8496e1
HSL
hsl(228, 61%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 61%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.387), saturation: 41% (0.413), value: 88% (0.882)
HSP
hue: 228.387, saturation: 41.333%, perceived brightness: 60.991%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.384, S: 69.718, L: 63.469
Cubehelix
H: -133.303, S: 0.614, L: 0.599
TSL
T: -2.463, S: 0.110, L: 0.601
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.413), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.118)
CMY
cyan: 48% (0.482), magenta: 41% (0.412), yellow: 12% (0.118)
XYZ
X: 34.009, Y: 32.153, Z: 75.634
xyY
x: 0.240, y: 0.227, Y: 32.153
CIELab
L: 63.469, a: 12.427, b: -40.110
CIELuv
L: 63.469, u: -12.213, v: -65.161
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.469, C: 41.991, H: 287.214
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.469, C: 66.295, H: 259.384
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.703, a: 7.826, b: -39.391
CIECAM02
J: 53.230, C: 46.120, h: 265.684, Q: 143.744, M: 40.331, s: 52.969, H: 314.088
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.301, jaune: -7.087, green: 0.430
LMS
L: 26.451, M: 31.112, S: 74.918
YCbCr
Y: 147.574, Cb: 163.589, Cr: 114.773
YCgCo
Y: 164.250, Cg: -14.250, Co: 9.750
YDbDr
Y: 153.168, Db: 108.075, Dr: 40.269
YPbPr
Y: 151.566, Pb: 39.570, Pr: -12.450
xvYCC
Y: 146.168, Cb: 162.760, Cr: 117.064
YIQ
Y: 153.168, I: -34.818, Q: 19.529
YUV
Y: 153.168, U: 35.350, V: -18.571
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.077
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.889

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