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#856cc7 Hex Color Code

#856cc7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #856cc7 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #856cc7 is comprised of 52.16% red, 42.35% green and 78.04% blue. In the HSL color space #856cc7 has a hue of 256° (degrees), 45% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 442.71 nm.

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#856cc7 linear gradient to complementary #9fd063

  1. #856cc7
  2. #8f7db8
  3. #978ea9
  4. #9c9e99
  5. #9faf89
  6. #a0bf77
  7. #9fd063

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6d56ae
  2. #755db6
  3. #7d65bf
  4. #856cc7
  5. #8d74cf
  6. #957bd8
  7. #9e83e1

Tones

  1. #856cc7
  2. #8a74c0
  3. #8e7bb8
  4. #9283b1
  5. #958ba9
  6. #9892a2
  7. #9a9a9a

Tints and Shades

#856cc7 to white

  1. #856cc7
  2. #9a83d1
  3. #af9bda
  4. #c4b3e4
  5. #d8cced
  6. #ebe5f6
  7. #ffffff

#856cc7 to black

  1. #856cc7
  2. #6e5aa3
  3. #584880
  4. #42375f
  5. #2e263f
  6. #1b1722
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 44/13 / Str-Putz Capamix 44/13
      #846cc8
      ΔE = 0.257 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. ★ 71 14 290 / Ultram.violett Hell 10
      #8470cc
      ΔE = 1.464 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Nemesis P2-B1-4
      #886ccc
      ΔE = 1.051 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. ★ Lavender Spectacle P3-B1-4
      #906cc8
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 266 U
      #8a65c4
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. 2075 C
      #8866bc
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  4. Resene

    1. True V V64-080-297
      #8e72c7
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 21.9%

#856cc7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#856cc7 foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #856cc7">…</p>

#856cc7 background

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #856cc7">…</p>

#856cc7 shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #856cc7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8744135
Binary
10000101, 01101100, 11000111
Hexadecimal
#856cc7
LRV
≈ 19.8%
Closest short hex
#86c ΔE = 2.281
RGB
rgb(133, 108, 199)
RGBA
rgba(133, 108, 199, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.302, g: 0.245, b: 0.452
RYB
red: 0.522%, yellow: 0.424%, blue: 0.780%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8033081 / 0xff856cc7
HSL
hsl(256, 45%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(256, 45%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 256° (256.484), saturation: 46% (0.457), value: 78% (0.780)
HSP
hue: 256.484, saturation: 45.729%, perceived brightness: 50.602%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 274.334, S: 58.582, L: 51.650
Cubehelix
H: -108.902, S: 0.596, L: 0.492
TSL
T: -3.651, S: 0.125, L: 0.494
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.332), magenta: 46% (0.457), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.220)
CMY
cyan: 48% (0.478), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 22% (0.220)
XYZ
X: 25.342, Y: 19.835, Z: 56.515
xyY
x: 0.249, y: 0.195, Y: 19.835
CIELab
L: 51.650, a: 30.218, b: -44.093
CIELuv
L: 51.650, u: 5.384, v: -71.043
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.650, C: 53.453, H: 304.424
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.650, C: 71.247, H: 274.334
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.536, a: 23.630, b: -44.062
CIECAM02
J: 41.475, C: 49.412, h: 288.309, Q: 126.884, M: 43.210, s: 58.357, H: 326.935
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.390, jaune: -8.042, green: -2.375
LMS
L: 17.913, M: 16.184, S: 55.923
YCbCr
Y: 124.115, Cb: 164.249, Cr: 132.514
YCgCo
Y: 137.000, Cg: -29.000, Co: 16.750
YDbDr
Y: 125.849, Db: 110.053, Dr: -13.578
YPbPr
Y: 119.877, Pb: 42.625, Pr: 8.314
xvYCC
Y: 118.953, Cb: 165.443, Cr: 135.303
YIQ
Y: 125.849, I: -14.342, Q: 33.600
YUV
Y: 125.849, U: 35.999, V: 6.274
Munsell Color System
2.5P 5/10 ΔE = 5.036
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 7.580

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