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#8497c5 Hex Color Code

#8497c5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8497c5 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8497c5 is comprised of 51.76% red, 59.22% green and 77.25% blue. In the HSL color space #8497c5 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 36% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.1 nm.

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#8497c5 linear gradient to complementary #b9b390

  1. #8497c5
  2. #8f9bbc
  3. #99a0b4
  4. #a2a5ab
  5. #aaa9a2
  6. #b2ae99
  7. #b9b390

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #677ba7
  2. #7184b1
  3. #7a8dbb
  4. #8497c5
  5. #8ea1cf
  6. #98aad9
  7. #a2b4e4

Tones

  1. #8497c5
  2. #8a99c0
  3. #909cba
  4. #969eb5
  5. #9ba0b0
  6. #a0a3aa
  7. #a5a5a5

Tints and Shades

#8497c5 to white

  1. #8497c5
  2. #99a8cf
  3. #adb8d8
  4. #c2cae2
  5. #d6dbec
  6. #eaedf5
  7. #ffffff

#8497c5 to black

  1. #8497c5
  2. #6d7ca1
  3. #57627f
  4. #42495e
  5. #2d323f
  6. #1a1c22
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2135 U
      #8598c6
      ΔE = 0.378 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. 2136 C
      #8394b8
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-R80B
      #7f94c4
      ΔE = 1.337 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  3. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.18
      #859acb
      ΔE = 1.345 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. 54.15.15
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c1
      #8999c9
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. ★ 37-c2
      #8392c1
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Hyacinth / PPG1245-5
      #8394c5
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Hyacinth / PPG1245-5
      #8394c5
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Periwinkle Blue / 30BB 33/235
      #809cc6
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-4 Pageant Song
      #899ac9
      ΔE = 1.419 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-4 Precious Gem
      #8193c1
      ΔE = 1.470 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  9. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 1.476 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6316
      #8193c0
      ΔE = 1.508 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. ★ 6076
      #8292c0
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Hyacinth / 246-5
      #8293c5
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  12. Bristol

    1. ★ Blue Hyacinth / P107-C4
      #8198c1
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Zephyr B68-045-263
      #809ac6
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. ★ Delta Blue B71-053-258
      #7c9acd
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  14. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7215 - Florette
      #7e94c8
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. 7207 - Adora
      #8693c7
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Himalaya Sky / 0597
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  16. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0597
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  17. Berger

    1. ★ South Port / 7271
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  18. Vista Paint

    1. ★ South Port
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  19. Scib Paints

    1. ★ South Port / 7271
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  20. Sikkens

    1. ★ U4.25.55
      #7b94c7
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  21. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Purple Lisianthus / 39C-5
      #8894bc
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  22. Plascon

    1. ★ Ice Land B5-D2-2
      #8898cc
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Frosted Edge B4-D2-2
      #849cc4
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  23. Dulux

    1. ★ Fragrant Cloud 2
      #7d9ac8
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Martian Skies 6
      #8998bc
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  24. Olympic

    1. ★ Blue Hyacinth A46-4
      #7d98c3
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  25. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 8 250 / Marin 10
      #809ccc
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  26. Disney

    1. TSE3-1 Wendy Darling
      #899dc7
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. 3A-20-2 Dragon Fly
      #849ecd
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  27. General Paint

    1. Hydrangea / CL 2354D
      #7e9ac5
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  28. Crown Paint

    1. 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  29. Valspar Paint

    1. Cadet
      #7f9bd1
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. Blue Bell
      #7798ca
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  30. Taubmans

    1. Shaker Blue / T61-5
      #859ece
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Mystic Iris / T12 38.F1
      #7e98d0
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  31. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R70B
      #8496ba
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  32. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #899fcf
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  33. ICI Paints

    1. Blue Phlox 58BB 33/270
      #7694c3
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. Basin Street Blue 70BB 33/202
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  34. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 34.6%

#8497c5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8497c5 foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #8497c5">…</p>

#8497c5 background

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #8497c5">…</p>

#8497c5 shadow

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8497c5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8689605
Binary
10000100, 10010111, 11000101
Hexadecimal
#8497c5
LRV
≈ 31.1%
Closest short hex
#89c ΔE = 1.826
RGB
rgb(132, 151, 197)
RGBA
rgba(132, 151, 197, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.275, g: 0.315, b: 0.410
RYB
red: 0.518%, yellow: 0.575%, blue: 0.773%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8087611 / 0xff8497c5
HSL
hsl(222, 36%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 36%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.462), saturation: 33% (0.330), value: 77% (0.773)
HSP
hue: 222.462, saturation: 32.995%, perceived brightness: 59.497%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.975, S: 42.751, L: 62.566
Cubehelix
H: -139.407, S: 0.406, L: 0.590
TSL
T: -2.206, S: 0.082, L: 0.590
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.330), magenta: 23% (0.234), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.227)
CMY
cyan: 48% (0.482), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 23% (0.227)
XYZ
X: 30.657, Y: 31.069, Z: 57.194
xyY
x: 0.258, y: 0.261, Y: 31.069
CIELab
L: 62.566, a: 4.256, b: -25.914
CIELuv
L: 62.566, u: -11.661, v: -40.598
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.566, C: 26.261, H: 279.328
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.566, C: 42.240, H: 253.975
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.739, a: 0.634, b: -21.820
CIECAM02
J: 52.335, C: 32.886, h: 259.852, Q: 142.530, M: 28.758, s: 44.919, H: 311.009
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.218, jaune: -4.536, green: 0.738
LMS
L: 26.525, M: 31.518, S: 56.759
YCbCr
Y: 145.334, Cb: 151.006, Cr: 116.393
YCgCo
Y: 157.750, Cg: -6.750, Co: 16.750
YDbDr
Y: 150.563, Db: 69.868, Dr: 35.309
YPbPr
Y: 150.265, Pb: 25.185, Pr: -11.616
xvYCC
Y: 145.051, Cb: 150.123, Cr: 117.796
YIQ
Y: 150.563, I: -26.097, Q: 10.295
YUV
Y: 150.563, U: 22.853, V: -16.285
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 2.456
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 7.887

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