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#8496e3 Hex Color Code

#8496e3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8496e3 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8496e3 is comprised of 51.76% red, 58.82% green and 89.02% blue. In the HSL color space #8496e3 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 63% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.53 nm.

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#8496e3 linear gradient to complementary #cbcd9a

  1. #8496e3
  2. #949fd7
  3. #a2a8cc
  4. #aeb1c0
  5. #b9bab4
  6. #c2c3a7
  7. #cbcd9a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6579c4
  2. #7083ce
  3. #7a8cd8
  4. #8496e3
  5. #8ea0ee
  6. #99aaf8
  7. #a3b4ff

Tones

  1. #8496e3
  2. #8e9bdb
  3. #979fd3
  4. #9fa4cb
  5. #a6a9c3
  6. #adaebb
  7. #b3b3b3

Tints and Shades

#8496e3 to white

  1. #8496e3
  2. #9aa7e8
  3. #b0b8ed
  4. #c4c9f2
  5. #d8dbf6
  6. #ecedfb
  7. #ffffff

#8496e3 to black

  1. #8496e3
  2. #6d7bb9
  3. #576291
  4. #42496b
  5. #2e3247
  6. #1b1c26
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

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    1. ★ 43/07
      #8098e8
      ΔE = 1.088 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. ★ 43/07 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/07
      #7c94e4
      ΔE = 1.379 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Bellaggio Blue B6-B2-1
      #8898ec
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Winter Sky B5-B2-1
      #7898e4
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  3. Resene

    1. Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  4. Little Greene

    1. Jean
      #8492d4
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 30.2%

#8496e3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8496e3 foreground

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

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #8496e3">…</p>

#8496e3 background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #8496e3">…</p>

#8496e3 shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8496e3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8689379
Binary
10000100, 10010110, 11100011
Hexadecimal
#8496e3
LRV
≈ 32.3%
Closest short hex
#89d ΔE = 2.111
RGB
rgb(132, 150, 227)
RGBA
rgba(132, 150, 227, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.259, g: 0.295, b: 0.446
RYB
red: 0.518%, yellow: 0.577%, blue: 0.890%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8087837 / 0xff8496e3
HSL
hsl(229, 63%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 63%%, 70%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.632), saturation: 42% (0.419), value: 89% (0.890)
HSP
hue: 228.632, saturation: 41.850%, perceived brightness: 61.121%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.589, S: 71.677, L: 63.559
Cubehelix
H: -133.064, S: 0.629, L: 0.600
TSL
T: -2.473, S: 0.112, L: 0.602
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.419), magenta: 34% (0.339), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.110)
CMY
cyan: 48% (0.482), magenta: 41% (0.412), yellow: 11% (0.110)
XYZ
X: 34.283, Y: 32.263, Z: 77.079
xyY
x: 0.239, y: 0.225, Y: 32.263
CIELab
L: 63.559, a: 12.990, b: -41.076
CIELuv
L: 63.559, u: -12.283, v: -66.850
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.559, C: 43.081, H: 287.549
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.559, C: 67.969, H: 259.589
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.800, a: 8.337, b: -40.698
CIECAM02
J: 53.321, C: 46.990, h: 265.871, Q: 143.866, M: 41.092, s: 53.444, H: 314.188
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.306, jaune: -7.262, green: 0.417
LMS
L: 26.465, M: 31.114, S: 76.341
YCbCr
Y: 147.770, Cb: 164.467, Cr: 114.631
YCgCo
Y: 164.750, Cg: -14.750, Co: 9.250
YDbDr
Y: 153.396, Db: 110.741, Dr: 40.703
YPbPr
Y: 151.710, Pb: 40.570, Pr: -12.542
xvYCC
Y: 146.292, Cb: 163.638, Cr: 116.983
YIQ
Y: 153.396, I: -35.460, Q: 20.151
YUV
Y: 153.396, U: 36.222, V: -18.771
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.345
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.925

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