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#855ca7 Hex Color Code

#855ca7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #855ca7 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #855ca7 is comprised of 52.16% red, 36.08% green and 65.49% blue. In the HSL color space #855ca7 has a hue of 273° (degrees), 30% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 563.29 nm.

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

#855ca7 linear gradient to complementary #6cb74c

  1. #855ca7
  2. #866d9a
  3. #867c8c
  4. #838b7e
  5. #7e9a6f
  6. #77a95f
  7. #6cb74c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #704891
  2. #774f99
  3. #7e55a0
  4. #855ca7
  5. #8c63ae
  6. #9369b6
  7. #9b70bd

Tones

  1. #855ca7
  2. #8563a1
  3. #85699b
  4. #857095
  5. #84768f
  6. #837c88
  7. #828282

Tints and Shades

#855ca7 to white

  1. #855ca7
  2. #9a76b6
  3. #ae90c4
  4. #c2abd3
  5. #d7c6e1
  6. #ebe2f0
  7. #ffffff

#855ca7 to black

  1. #855ca7
  2. #6e4d89
  3. #573e6c
  4. #423051
  5. #2e2237
  6. #1a151e
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2597 U
      #825aa4
      ΔE = 0.962 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. ★ 2587 CP
      #845fa1
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 15 320 / Viola 80
      #885cac
      ΔE = 1.101 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  3. Crayola

    1. ★ Violet (Purple)
      #8359a3
      ΔE = 1.167 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  4. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2209
      #8861a6
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. Las Cruces Purple / 143-7
      #8060a0
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Las Cruces Purple 143-7
      #8060a0
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. 39-c
      #8b58a1
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 39-c1
      #86559c
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  8. Resene

    1. Boogie Wonderland V55-075-311
      #84579b
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  9. Plascon

    1. Weathered Plum P5-C1-4
      #88589c
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R60B
      #845fb5
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 16.4%

#855ca7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#855ca7 foreground

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #855ca7">…</p>

#855ca7 background

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #855ca7">…</p>

#855ca7 shadow

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #855ca7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8740007
Binary
10000101, 01011100, 10100111
Hexadecimal
#855ca7
LRV
≈ 15.4%
Closest short hex
#85a ΔE = 2.363
RGB
rgb(133, 92, 167)
RGBA
rgba(133, 92, 167, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.339, g: 0.235, b: 0.426
RYB
red: 0.522%, yellow: 0.361%, blue: 0.655%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8037209 / 0xff855ca7
HSL
hsl(273, 30%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(273, 30%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 273° (272.800), saturation: 45% (0.449), value: 65% (0.655)
HSP
hue: 272.800, saturation: 44.910%, perceived brightness: 45.458%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 285.563, S: 44.006, L: 46.219
Cubehelix
H: -93.481, S: 0.491, L: 0.441
TSL
T: 5.590, S: 0.133, L: 0.442
CMYK
cyan: 20% (0.204), magenta: 45% (0.449), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.345)
CMY
cyan: 48% (0.478), magenta: 64% (0.639), yellow: 35% (0.345)
XYZ
X: 20.474, Y: 15.431, Z: 38.452
xyY
x: 0.275, y: 0.208, Y: 15.431
CIELab
L: 46.219, a: 31.539, b: -34.093
CIELuv
L: 46.219, u: 15.098, v: -54.209
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.219, C: 46.444, H: 312.772
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.219, C: 56.272, H: 285.563
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.282, a: 24.289, b: -30.538
CIECAM02
J: 36.575, C: 43.090, h: 303.875, Q: 119.153, M: 37.682, s: 56.236, H: 336.707
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.352, jaune: -6.343, green: -3.582
LMS
L: 15.388, M: 12.024, S: 38.085
YCbCr
Y: 112.915, Cb: 154.857, Cr: 140.674
YCgCo
Y: 121.000, Cg: -29.000, Co: 24.750
YDbDr
Y: 112.809, Db: 81.525, Dr: -38.378
YPbPr
Y: 106.133, Pb: 32.785, Pr: 17.050
xvYCC
Y: 107.150, Cb: 156.799, Cr: 142.977
YIQ
Y: 112.809, I: 0.330, Q: 32.005
YUV
Y: 112.809, U: 26.669, V: 17.714
Munsell Color System
5P 4/10 ΔE = 4.130
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 7.093

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