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Dupont CAS693 / #856f9b Hex Color Code

#856f9b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #856f9b is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #856f9b is comprised of 52.16% red, 43.53% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #856f9b has a hue of 270° (degrees), 18% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 563.46 nm.

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#856f9b linear gradient to complementary #819e6c

  1. #856f9b
  2. #867794
  3. #867f8c
  4. #868784
  5. #858f7d
  6. #839674
  7. #819e6c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6e5984
  2. #76608c
  3. #7d6893
  4. #856f9b
  5. #8d76a3
  6. #947eab
  7. #9c85b3

Tones

  1. #856f9b
  2. #857397
  3. #857694
  4. #867a90
  5. #857e8c
  6. #858189
  7. #858585

Tints and Shades

#856f9b to white

  1. #856f9b
  2. #9986ab
  3. #ad9dbc
  4. #c1b5cc
  5. #d5cddd
  6. #eae6ee
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#856f9b to black

  1. #856f9b
  2. #6e5c7f
  3. #574a65
  4. #42384b
  5. #2d2733
  6. #1a171d
  7. #000000 / #000

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    1. ★ Passion Pop / G37-03
      #866d97
      ΔE = 1.221 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  2. Wattyl

    1. ★ Vivaldi / D48W
      #866d97
      ΔE = 1.221 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  3. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 201
      #866d9d
      ΔE = 1.236 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. 7173D Dauphine Red
      #8e72a3
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ 30RB 19/261
      #81709a
      ΔE = 1.295 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Purple Sage 2 / 50RB 20/199
      #867091
      ΔE = 3.102 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Crowning Glory 343-6
      #826d95
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Grape Parfait 243-6
      #8d70a7
      ΔE = 3.379 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Crowning Glory / 343-6
      #826d95
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Mirabella / 342-6
      #896792
      ΔE = 3.828 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3030-R60B
      #8371a1
      ΔE = 1.734 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  8. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Cattle Rest / F2
      #8a6d9c
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  9. Sikkens

    1. ★ W4.21.41
      #81729c
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. X0.16.43
      #8a7595
      ΔE = 3.818 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Morning Heather
      #8a6c99
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Purple Periwinkle
      #807aa5
      ΔE = 4.995 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  11. Olympic

    1. ★ Mirabella B42-5
      #826b92
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Grape Popsicle A42-5
      #8e6fa2
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  12. Tollens

    1. ★ T2092-2
      #867195
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 5.037 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  13. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Smashed Grape / 624
      #8775a1
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. Pale Eggplant / 651
      #8a779a
      ΔE = 3.544 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  14. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5963 - Smashed Grape
      #8775a1
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. DE 5949 - Grape Jam
      #7f779a
      ΔE = 4.327 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. 4320 Grape Sorbet 50RB 23/249
      #8c6f98
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 4319 Grape Surprise 50RB 20/199
      #816b8b
      ΔE = 3.917 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  16. Vista Paint

    1. Regal Jewel
      #8c75a2
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 4.540 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  17. Berger

    1. Regal Jewel / 7150
      #8c75a2
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Blooming Lilac / 7166
      #8173ab
      ΔE = 4.240 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. Purple Storm R49E
      #7b6c97
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Parisian Purple X26R61E
      #886796
      ΔE = 3.385 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  19. Resene

    1. Deluge V62-049-292
      #8272a4
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Ce Soir V64-054-308
      #9271a7
      ΔE = 3.963 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  20. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-43-5 Berry Wine
      #8c749b
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. 9501 Purple
      #7d71a0
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  21. Ralph Lauren

    1. Purple Dahlia / RLIB222
      #8a759b
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  22. Plascon

    1. Hazy Purple P5-E2-1
      #887498
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Primrose Path P3-D2-1
      #8878a8
      ΔE = 3.723 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  23. Nippon Paint

    1. Ruling Royalty / NP PB 1457 D
      #7d729c
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Picked Plum / NP PB 1415 D
      #83698e
      ΔE = 3.345 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  24. Bristol

    1. Crowning Glory / P093-W6
      #896e92
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Grape Parfait / P094-W6
      #9473a5
      ΔE = 3.973 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  25. Pantone / PMS

    1. 18-3718 TCX
      #807396
      ΔE = 3.048 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 667
      #80638f
      ΔE = 4.480 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  26. Devoe Paint

    1. Petrie Plum / 10RB 19/262
      #7b7199
      ΔE = 3.127 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Bloomsberry / 10RB 22/242
      #867ca0
      ΔE = 5.122 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  27. Matthews Paint

    1. Very Violet / 25502
      #886ba2
      ΔE = 3.147 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Lily Morada / 25854
      #7e7694
      ΔE = 4.868 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  28. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R50B
      #867597
      ΔE = 3.178 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R50B
      #937aa6
      ΔE = 4.641 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  29. Brillux

    1. 45.12.21
      #89779c
      ΔE = 3.225 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. 45.15.21
      #8f7596
      ΔE = 4.338 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  30. TRUMATCH

    1. 40-c5
      #8b6a94
      ΔE = 3.261 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 39-d4
      #866396
      ΔE = 4.677 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  31. Colortrend

    1. Passion
      #8b7598
      ΔE = 3.273 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 1298
      #877b9b
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  32. Coronado Paint

    1. 7150 - Regal Jewel
      #84779e
      ΔE = 3.285 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. 7158 - Royal Raul
      #7d74ad
      ΔE = 5.186 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  33. Taubmans

    1. Grape Passion / T10 35C-1
      #9170a3
      ΔE = 3.363 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Nirvana / T53-8
      #78668b
      ΔE = 4.601 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  34. Earthpaint

    1. 3-43-5 Berry Wine
      #856b8e
      ΔE = 3.397 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 1-42-6 Frosted Tulip
      #8e6da4
      ΔE = 3.573 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  35. Asian Paints

    1. Regal Jewel / 7150
      #8d78a3
      ΔE = 3.421 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Royal Robes / 7158
      #8874b0
      ΔE = 4.961 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  36. Dupont

    1. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 3.441 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. CAS709
      #8e6c95
      ΔE = 3.526 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  37. CIL

    1. Petrie Plum
      #79719e
      ΔE = 3.656 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Grape Surprise
      #8a7493
      ΔE = 4.003 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  38. Dutch Boy

    1. Flirtacious Violet
      #7a7299
      ΔE = 3.656 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Pretty Polly Plum
      #78669e
      ΔE = 5.048 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  39. Sico

    1. 6026-63 Dream State
      #81679d
      ΔE = 3.657 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 6028-63 Justinian Lilac
      #8f6aa1
      ΔE = 4.149 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  40. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Elite Wisteria 30-11
      #886890
      ΔE = 3.726 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Queen's Jubilee 29-13
      #736994
      ΔE = 4.637 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  41. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10469
      #786d9f
      ΔE = 3.789 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. CF10488
      #9179a4
      ΔE = 4.119 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  42. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Clematis - 6831
      #7e6596
      ΔE = 3.797 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 5.163 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  43. Behr

    1. Grape Parfait 640B-6
      #8576aa
      ΔE = 3.839 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Romantic Moment P570-5
      #8f76af
      ΔE = 4.829 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  44. Crown Diamond

    1. 7347-63 Book of Spells
      #7f6a8b
      ΔE = 3.873 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 7349-63 Easter
      #7e7596
      ΔE = 4.160 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  45. Duron

    1. Wood Violet
      #886a8e
      ΔE = 3.882 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Mythical
      #887797
      ΔE = 3.993 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  46. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 27144
      #8a6a8f
      ΔE = 4.014 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Federal Standard 37144
      #8b6c8f
      ΔE = 4.118 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  47. Kelly-Moore

    1. Regal Jewel / KM3023-3
      #8e7aa3
      ΔE = 4.126 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. Blooming Lilac / KM3039-3
      #7f73aa
      ΔE = 4.276 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  48. RAL

    1. RAL 300 50 20
      #787093
      ΔE = 4.166 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. RAL 4005 / Blue Lilac
      #76689a
      ΔE = 4.354 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  49. Scib Paints

    1. Blooming Lilac / 7166
      #8173ab
      ΔE = 4.240 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 4.540 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  50. General Paint

    1. Sleepless / CLV 1174N
      #9477a6
      ΔE = 4.252 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  51. Focoltone

    1. 5015
      #82789a
      ΔE = 4.303 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 2178
      #916e91
      ΔE = 5.049 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  52. Nerolac

    1. Purple Saga - 4204
      #78739e
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Mystic Purple - 2307
      #886fac
      ΔE = 4.562 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  53. Caparol

    1. 60 5 300 / Amethyst 40
      #746c98
      ΔE = 4.334 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 60 6 360 / Flamenco 40
      #846c88
      ΔE = 5.044 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  54. Little Greene

    1. Popper
      #877aa8
      ΔE = 4.340 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  55. Diamond Vogel

    1. Purple Spire / 1249
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 4.370 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Queen of Sheba / 1298
      #877b9b
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  56. ECOS Paints

    1. Purple Spire (1249)
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 4.370 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Queen Of Sheba (1298)
      #877b9b
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  57. KILZ

    1. Poets Purple / A721
      #856490
      ΔE = 4.371 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  58. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. P43 Wisteria
      #756d92
      ΔE = 4.420 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  59. Disney

    1. 2C-10-3 Dreams Come True
      #8b7ba7
      ΔE = 4.439 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  60. GM / General Motors

    1. Sage Blue
      #7c7596
      ΔE = 4.536 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  61. Clark+Kensington

    1. Violet / 41C-6
      #827aa1
      ΔE = 4.682 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Everything's Groovy / 41D-3
      #8574af
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  62. Crown Paint

    1. Just Plum
      #83728c
      ΔE = 4.866 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  63. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6401
      #836a87
      ΔE = 5.134 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 6271
      #7b6fab
      ΔE = 5.249 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  64. Benjamin Moore

    1. Cupid's Dart / 1385
      #7e6786
      ΔE = 5.153 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  65. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 24 C 37 - Purple
      #947698
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 21.5%

#856f9b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#856f9b foreground

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="color: #856f9b">…</p>

#856f9b background

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

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #856f9b">…</p>

#856f9b shadow

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #856f9b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8744859
Binary
10000101, 01101111, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#856f9b
LRV
≈ 18.7%
Closest short hex
#869 ΔE = 3.606
RGB
rgb(133, 111, 155)
RGBA
rgba(133, 111, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.278, b: 0.388
RYB
red: 52.157%, yellow: 43.529%, blue: 60.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8032357 / 0xff856f9b
HSL
hsl(270, 18%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(270, 18%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 270° (270.000), saturation: 28% (0.284), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 270.000, saturation: 28.387%, perceived brightness: 48.444%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 285.182, S: 26.086, L: 50.360
Cubehelix
H: -96.141, S: 0.284, L: 0.480
TSL
T: 5.685, S: 0.074, L: 0.481
CMYK
cyan: 14% (0.142), magenta: 28% (0.284), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 48% (0.478), magenta: 56% (0.565), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 21.273, Y: 18.722, Z: 33.497
xyY
x: 0.289, y: 0.255, Y: 18.722
CIELab
L: 50.360, a: 17.537, b: -20.599
CIELuv
L: 50.360, u: 8.848, v: -32.606
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.360, C: 27.053, H: 310.409
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.360, C: 33.785, H: 285.182
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.269, a: 12.036, b: -15.611
CIECAM02
J: 40.352, C: 27.952, h: 301.412, Q: 125.154, M: 24.444, s: 44.194, H: 335.105
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.233, jaune: -3.788, green: -1.917
LMS
L: 18.192, M: 17.018, S: 33.259
YCbCr
Y: 121.315, Cb: 144.060, Cr: 134.534
YCoCg
Y: 127.500, Cg: -16.500, Co: 27.750
YDbDr
Y: 122.594, Db: 48.752, Dr: -19.778
YPbPr
Y: 118.854, Pb: 19.470, Pr: 8.976
xvYCC
Y: 118.075, Cb: 145.103, Cr: 135.885
YIQ
Y: 122.594, I: -1.030, Q: 18.342
YUV
Y: 122.594, U: 15.948, V: 9.130
Munsell Color System
5P 5/8 ΔE = 2.041
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 8.194

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