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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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Color Schemes

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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

#856f9b to Black

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

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6360
      #85709a
      ΔE = 0.598
  2. CIL

    1. ★ Concord Grape
      #826f9b
      ΔE = 0.824
    2. Up Tempo
      #896ca0
      ΔE = 2.465
  3. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 201
      #866d9d
      ΔE = 1.236
    2. 7173D Dauphine Red
      #8e72a3
      ΔE = 2.588
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ 30RB 19/261
      #81709a
      ΔE = 1.295
    2. ★ Purple Infusion 4
      #81719c
      ΔE = 1.533
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Crowning Glory / 343-6
      #826d95
      ΔE = 1.467
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Crowning Glory 343-6
      #826d95
      ΔE = 1.467
  7. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Concord Grape / 30RB 19/261
      #846f95
      ΔE = 1.641
    2. Up Tempo / 41RB 19/322
      #8c6c9b
      ΔE = 2.480
  8. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 4011 / Pearl violet
      #8673a1
      ΔE = 1.713
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3030-R60B
      #8371a1
      ΔE = 1.734
  10. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Cattle Rest / F2
      #8a6d9c
      ΔE = 1.769
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Medieval Mauve / T53-7
      #847297
      ΔE = 2.045
    2. ★ Vintage Purple / T08 56-4
      #896f95
      ΔE = 2.250
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Morning Heather
      #8a6c99
      ΔE = 2.054
    2. ★ Purple Twilight
      #817299
      ΔE = 2.060
  13. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-41-5 Violet Harmony
      #7f6f9f
      ΔE = 2.094
  14. Plascon

    1. ★ Gladiator P4-E2-1
      #84749c
      ΔE = 2.136
    2. Steamy Shadow P3-E2-1
      #80749c
      ΔE = 2.777
  15. Caparol

    1. ★ 2103
      #847094
      ΔE = 2.146
  16. Olympic

    1. ★ Mirabella B42-5
      #826b92
      ΔE = 2.216
    2. Grape Popsicle A42-5
      #8e6fa2
      ΔE = 2.781
  17. Tollens

    1. ★ T2092-2
      #867195
      ΔE = 2.221
  18. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5963 - Smashed Grape
      #8775a1
      ΔE = 2.247
  19. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Smashed Grape / 624
      #8775a1
      ΔE = 2.247
  20. ICI Paints

    1. 4320 Grape Sorbet 50RB 23/249
      #8c6f98
      ΔE = 2.311
  21. Berger

    1. Regal Jewel / 7150
      #8c75a2
      ΔE = 2.497
  22. Scib Paints

    1. Regal Jewel / 7150
      #8c75a2
      ΔE = 2.497
  23. Vista Paint

    1. Regal Jewel
      #8c75a2
      ΔE = 2.497
  24. Resene

    1. Deluge V62-049-292
      #8272a4
      ΔE = 2.570
  25. Ralph Lauren

    1. Purple Dahlia / RLIB222
      #8a759b
      ΔE = 2.638
  26. Nippon Paint

    1. Ruling Royalty / NP PB 1457 D
      #7d729c
      ΔE = 2.797
  27. Behr

    1. 640B-6 Grape Parfait
      #7e6ea2
      ΔE = 2.950

#856f9b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#856f9b foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #856f9b">…</p>

#856f9b background

To be an artist is to believe in life.

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

#856f9b shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<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
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
YCgCo
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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