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#868aba Hex Color Code

#868aba Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #868aba is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #868aba is comprised of 52.55% red, 54.12% green and 72.94% blue. In the HSL color space #868aba has a hue of 235° (degrees), 27% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.21 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#868aba linear gradient to complementary #b0b38d

  1. #868aba
  2. #8f91b3
  3. #9697ac
  4. #9e9ea4
  5. #a4a59d
  6. #aaac95
  7. #b0b38d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6b709e
  2. #7478a7
  3. #7d81b1
  4. #868aba
  5. #8f93c3
  6. #989ccd
  7. #a1a5d7

Tones

  1. #868aba
  2. #8b8eb6
  3. #9091b1
  4. #9495ad
  5. #9899a9
  6. #9c9ca4
  7. #a0a0a0

Tints and Shades

#868aba to white

  1. #868aba
  2. #9a9dc5
  3. #aeafd1
  4. #c2c3dc
  5. #d6d7e8
  6. #ebebf3
  7. #ffffff

#868aba to black

  1. #868aba
  2. #6f7298
  3. #585a78
  4. #424459
  5. #2e2e3c
  6. #1a1b21
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Broken Shell B6-E2-2
      #888cbc
      ΔE = 0.766 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. Moon Rock P1-E2-2
      #908cbc
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10453
      #858bbe
      ΔE = 0.893 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2116 UP
      #8088b7
      ΔE = 1.483 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. P 103-3 C
      #8887af
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  4. General Paint

    1. ★ Thebes / CL 2435D
      #8388b3
      ΔE = 1.674 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  5. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Softened Violet / 1420
      #8186b5
      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  6. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Rich Expression / NP PB 1479 T
      #878fc0
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. ★ Purple Lights / NP PB 1448 T
      #8785b6
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  7. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Paris Escape / 40D-3
      #8e8dbb
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  8. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Cailloux de lune
      #8c8fbd
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Manège
      #8389b0
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  9. CIL

    1. ★ Lilac Splendor
      #8587b0
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  10. Behr

    1. 620B-5 Pristine Petal
      #8184b7
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. 610B-4 Intuitive
      #8890ba
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d1
      #7d8ac0
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. 37-c3
      #7d8bb8
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  12. Caparol

    1. 2253
      #908cbc
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. 68 6 290 / Litho 15
      #8884b4
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #8987b0
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  14. Sikkens

    1. V0.20.50
      #848cb4
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. V6.20.55
      #918ebd
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6270
      #8287c0
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. 6317
      #7b86b7
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. Violet Iris 05RB 29/276
      #8784b6
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. 4261 Frill 05RB 34/258
      #928fbe
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  17. Taubmans

    1. Lavender Dream / T57-6
      #8c8fc4
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. Frosted Grape / T12 37.G1
      #828ac4
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. Grape Gathering / KM3062-3
      #8886af
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  19. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 674
      #7b89b9
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  20. Dulux

    1. 90BB 26/227
      #8488af
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Plush Velvet 5
      #8085ae
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  21. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-53 Dancing Queen
      #8283b5
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  22. Beckers

    1. Dyning 767 / 3021-R92B
      #918dbe
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. Fresh Periwinkle
      #7f8cc5
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Simply Purple
      #7d84bb
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  24. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-R70B
      #8e91c2
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  25. Crayola

    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  26. Tollens

    1. T2097-3
      #928bba
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 28.1%

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#868aba HTML / CSS Code Examples

#868aba foreground

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="color: #868aba">…</p>

#868aba background

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="background-color: #868aba">…</p>

#868aba shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #868aba">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8817338
Binary
10000110, 10001010, 10111010
Hexadecimal
#868aba
LRV
≈ 26.8%
Closest short hex
#88b ΔE = 1.323
RGB
rgb(134, 138, 186)
RGBA
rgba(134, 138, 186, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.293, g: 0.301, b: 0.406
RYB
red: 0.525%, yellow: 0.540%, blue: 0.729%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7959878 / 0xff868aba
HSL
hsl(235, 27%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 27%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (235.385), saturation: 28% (0.280), value: 73% (0.729)
HSP
hue: 235.385, saturation: 27.957%, perceived brightness: 56.137%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.207, S: 38.295, L: 58.779
Cubehelix
H: -126.856, S: 0.356, L: 0.557
TSL
T: -2.764, S: 0.070, L: 0.558
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.280), magenta: 26% (0.258), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.271)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.475), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 27% (0.271)
XYZ
X: 27.781, Y: 26.790, Z: 50.152
xyY
x: 0.265, y: 0.256, Y: 26.790
CIELab
L: 58.779, a: 9.497, b: -25.527
CIELuv
L: 58.779, u: -4.796, v: -40.264
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.779, C: 27.236, H: 290.407
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.779, C: 40.549, H: 263.207
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.759, a: 5.229, b: -21.218
CIECAM02
J: 48.506, C: 31.401, h: 272.574, Q: 137.217, M: 27.460, s: 44.735, H: 317.844
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.231, jaune: -4.528, green: -0.182
LMS
L: 23.722, M: 26.235, S: 49.767
YCbCr
Y: 138.218, Cb: 149.664, Cr: 122.836
YCgCo
Y: 149.000, Cg: -11.000, Co: 20.500
YDbDr
Y: 142.276, Db: 65.784, Dr: 15.748
YPbPr
Y: 140.604, Pb: 24.460, Pr: -4.208
xvYCC
Y: 136.754, Cb: 149.486, Cr: 124.304
YIQ
Y: 142.276, I: -17.803, Q: 14.089
YUV
Y: 142.276, U: 21.518, V: -7.260
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/8 ΔE = 4.824
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 8.239

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