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Nerolac Violet Hue - 2362 / #8497cf Hex Color Code

#8497cf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8497cf is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8497cf is comprised of 51.76% red, 59.22% green and 81.18% blue. In the HSL color space #8497cf has a hue of 225° (degrees), 44% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.66 nm.

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  1. Rovaniemi - December 16, 2017: Santa Claus village of Rovaniemi, Finland
  2. Incredible view of Cheow Lan lake with sunset sky and evidence of the preexisting jungle forest which was flooded when Rajjaprabha Dam was built. Surat Thani Province, Thailand.
  3. Beautiful view of nemophila (baby blue eyes) flowers at Seaside Park, Ibaraki

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#8497cf linear gradient to complementary #bfbb94

  1. #8497cf
  2. #919dc5
  3. #9ca3bc
  4. #a6a9b2
  5. #afafa8
  6. #b7b59e
  7. #bfbb94

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #677bb1
  2. #7084bb
  3. #7a8dc5
  4. #8497cf
  5. #8ea1d9
  6. #98aae4
  7. #a2b4ee

Tones

  1. #8497cf
  2. #8c9ac9
  3. #939dc3
  4. #99a0bd
  5. #9fa4b6
  6. #a5a7b0
  7. #aaaaaa / #aaa

Tints and Shades

#8497cf to white

  1. #8497cf
  2. #99a8d7
  3. #aeb8df
  4. #c2cae7
  5. #d7dbef
  6. #ebedf7
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8497cf to black

  1. #8497cf
  2. #6d7ca9
  3. #576285
  4. #424962
  5. #2e3241
  6. #1a1c23
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Phlox / 58BB 33/270
      #8797cc
      ΔE = 0.795 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #7a8bc3
      ΔE = 4.453 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Ice Land B5-D2-2
      #8898cc
      ΔE = 1.072 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Broken Shell B6-E2-2
      #888cbc
      ΔE = 4.729 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Mystic Iris / 146-5
      #8496d2
      ΔE = 1.094 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. ★ Blue Hyacinth / 246-5
      #8293c5
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6028
      #869ad1
      ΔE = 1.105 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. ★ 6269
      #8592ca
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 1.195 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Romanesque Grape 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 4.042 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 16-3929 TPG / Grapemist
      #8396c9
      ΔE = 1.351 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. ★ 16-3929 TCX / Grapemist
      #8398ca
      ΔE = 1.700 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Mystic Iris / T12 38.F1
      #7e98d0
      ΔE = 1.395 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Corlette / T08 24-3
      #869cce
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #8c90b7
      ΔE = 4.986 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  9. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7207 - Adora
      #8693c7
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 7167 - Hermosa
      #9697c1
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  10. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 3.629 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  11. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Mood Mode / 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Velvet Crest / 1248
      #9694bd
      ΔE = 5.174 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  12. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Pledge of Allegiance
      #7d92cc
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 5.063 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  13. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.18
      #859acb
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. 54.15.15
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 4.959 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Adora / 7207
      #9092cb
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Florette
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Adora
      #9092cb
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cadet
      #7f9bd1
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. Liverpool Sea Holly R157C
      #8e94c2
      ΔE = 3.182 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  17. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Blue Glory / 7247
      #7994cc
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Blue Illusion / 9167
      #7396cf
      ΔE = 3.237 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  18. Crown Paint

    1. 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. Blue Mosel
      #6f95df
      ΔE = 4.681 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  19. Tollens

    1. T2007-1
      #7992ca
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. T2006-1
      #7a9fd0
      ΔE = 4.954 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  20. Scib Paints

    1. Royal Regatta / 7247
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Adora / 7207
      #9092cb
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  21. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-R80B
      #7f94c4
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. S 2030-R70B
      #8e91c2
      ΔE = 3.684 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  22. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1555-R70B
      #7b97da
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R60B
      #9c9bcc
      ΔE = 5.029 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  23. Caparol

    1. 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 2213
      #8c90c8
      ΔE = 3.577 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  24. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  25. Matthews Paint

    1. Vinca Blue / 13836
      #8c92c5
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Baby Blue Metallic / 45612
      #8e9cc2
      ΔE = 4.539 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  26. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #899fcf
      ΔE = 3.473 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  27. Sikkens

    1. U4.25.55
      #7994c7
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. U3.27.51
      #7291c0
      ΔE = 5.124 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  28. Nerolac

    1. Faraway Blue - 4240
      #7592cb
      ΔE = 3.079 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Blue Abundance - 4238
      #7d96c1
      ΔE = 4.133 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  29. Behr

    1. Pansy Garden P540-5
      #7f8fcc
      ΔE = 3.112 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. Lily Of The Nile PPU16-05
      #9191bc
      ΔE = 4.748 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  30. Little Greene

    1. Jean
      #8492d4
      ΔE = 3.202 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  31. Bristol

    1. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 3.234 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Blue Hyacinth / P107-C4
      #8198c1
      ΔE = 4.225 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  32. Wattyl

    1. Mood Music / D68W
      #8994bf
      ΔE = 3.258 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Seventh Wonder / D57W
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 4.031 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  33. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Autumn Crocus 28-9
      #879fd1
      ΔE = 3.301 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  34. Duron

    1. Dahlia
      #9194cb
      ΔE = 3.343 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  35. ECOS Paints

    1. Bashful Blue (0611)
      #7296cf
      ΔE = 3.423 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Himalaya Sky (0597)
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 4.144 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  36. Nippon Paint

    1. Nigara Nights / NP PB 1486 T
      #7d8fc1
      ΔE = 3.459 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. Spring Crocus / NP PB 1497 T
      #8fa0cc
      ΔE = 4.264 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  37. Olympic

    1. Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 3.546 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Blue Hyacinth A46-4
      #7d98c3
      ΔE = 4.301 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  38. KILZ

    1. Lavender Glow / B782
      #8e92c1
      ΔE = 3.559 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Violet Velvet / B731
      #8e92ba
      ΔE = 4.536 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  39. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-d
      #7e9ed2
      ΔE = 3.597 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 3.900 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  40. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 3.625 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 4.419 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  41. RAL

    1. RAL 280 60 30
      #7990c2
      ΔE = 3.648 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. RAL 280 60 25
      #7e8fbb
      ΔE = 4.351 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  42. Disney

    1. 3A-20-2 Dragon Fly
      #849ecd
      ΔE = 3.694 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. TSE3-1 Wendy Darling
      #899dc7
      ΔE = 4.024 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  43. Ressource Peintures

    1. Karachi / OROC33
      #9293c9
      ΔE = 3.773 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Bleu Avril / I35
      #7e8bbf
      ΔE = 4.493 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  44. Kelly-Moore

    1. Royal Regatta / KM3102-2
      #85a1d6
      ΔE = 3.836 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 5.145 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  45. ProMarker

    1. China Blue
      #768ec6
      ΔE = 3.841 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Cobalt Blue
      #87a3d7
      ΔE = 4.533 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  46. Resene

    1. Zephyr B68-045-263
      #809ac6
      ΔE = 3.887 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 4.621 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  47. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Lisianthus / 39C-5
      #8894bc
      ΔE = 3.906 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Paris Escape / 40D-3
      #8e8dbb
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  48. New Look

    1. Starburst Galaxy / F30-03
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 4.031 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  49. Benjamin Moore

    1. Brazilian Blue / 817
      #6f95cd
      ΔE = 4.055 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 4.531 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  50. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A60
      #7090c9
      ΔE = 4.146 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 4.811 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  51. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 4.234 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 7353-42 Sound of Music
      #839ec8
      ΔE = 4.843 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  52. ICI Paints

    1. Blue Phlox 58BB 33/270
      #7694c3
      ΔE = 4.317 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. Basin Street Blue 70BB 33/202
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 4.959 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  53. Limestrong

    1. Marine Shade F
      #6d98de
      ΔE = 4.369 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  54. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu gitan
      #7c8cbe
      ΔE = 4.396 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Sauge gentiane
      #768dbe
      ΔE = 4.785 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  55. Apple Barrel

    1. Petunia Purple / 20226 / 20474
      #9999cc / #99c
      ΔE = 4.406 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Wisteria / 21977E
      #9a9ccd
      ΔE = 4.588 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  56. Crayola

    1. Blue Bell
      #9999cc / #99c
      ΔE = 4.406 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  57. General Paint

    1. Hydrangea / CL 2354D
      #7e9ac5
      ΔE = 4.434 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  58. Krylon

    1. Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 4.563 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  59. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 4.571 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  60. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #979ec9
      ΔE = 4.600 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 5.119 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  61. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10453
      #858bbe
      ΔE = 4.692 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. CF10465
      #9492bf
      ΔE = 4.809 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  62. CIL

    1. Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 4.729 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Boho Chic
      #8f92b7
      ΔE = 5.163 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  63. Ford

    1. Blue
      #6993d8
      ΔE = 4.751 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Portofino Blue
      #7b8eb8
      ΔE = 5.210 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  64. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35231
      #7d91b9
      ΔE = 5.000 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  65. Mylands of London

    1. Wedgewood Blue
      #6d9ad1
      ΔE = 5.008 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  66. Dulux

    1. 61BB 28/291
      #7290c0
      ΔE = 5.024 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. 05RB 34/258
      #9a97c4
      ΔE = 5.102 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  67. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  68. California Paints

    1. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  69. Dulux Australia

    1. Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 34.3%

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#8497cf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8497cf foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #8497cf">…</p>

#8497cf background

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #8497cf">…</p>

#8497cf shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

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

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8689615
Binary
10000100, 10010111, 11001111
Hexadecimal
#8497cf
LRV
≈ 31.5%
Closest short hex
#89c ΔE = 1.434
RGB
rgb(132, 151, 207)
RGBA
rgba(132, 151, 207, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.269, g: 0.308, b: 0.422
RYB
red: 51.765%, yellow: 57.710%, blue: 81.176%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8087601 / 0xff8497cf
HSL
hsl(225, 44%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 44%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (224.800), saturation: 36% (0.362), value: 81% (0.812)
HSP
hue: 224.800, saturation: 36.232%, perceived brightness: 60.089%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.286, S: 52.104, L: 62.963
Cubehelix
H: -136.930, S: 0.478, L: 0.594
TSL
T: -2.306, S: 0.092, L: 0.595
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.362), magenta: 27% (0.271), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.188)
CMY
cyan: 48% (0.482), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 19% (0.188)
XYZ
X: 31.841, Y: 31.542, Z: 63.430
xyY
x: 0.251, y: 0.249, Y: 31.542
CIELab
L: 62.963, a: 6.903, b: -30.892
CIELuv
L: 62.963, u: -11.991, v: -49.136
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.963, C: 31.654, H: 282.596
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.963, C: 50.578, H: 256.286
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.163, a: 2.916, b: -27.648
CIECAM02
J: 52.736, C: 37.659, h: 262.386, Q: 143.075, M: 32.932, s: 47.977, H: 312.336
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.247, jaune: -5.424, green: 0.638
LMS
L: 26.583, M: 31.526, S: 62.902
YCbCr
Y: 146.314, Cb: 155.396, Cr: 115.683
YCoCg
Y: 160.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 14.250
YDbDr
Y: 151.703, Db: 83.198, Dr: 37.479
YPbPr
Y: 150.985, Pb: 30.185, Pr: -12.076
xvYCC
Y: 145.669, Cb: 154.515, Cr: 117.392
YIQ
Y: 151.703, I: -29.309, Q: 13.406
YUV
Y: 151.703, U: 27.213, V: -17.286
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 1.180
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 7.381

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