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#868ba8 Hex Color Code

#868ba8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #868ba8 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #868ba8 is comprised of 52.55% red, 54.51% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #868ba8 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 16% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.23 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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#868ba8 linear gradient to complementary #a3a28b

  1. #868ba8
  2. #8c8fa3
  3. #91939f
  4. #96969a
  5. #9a9a95
  6. #9f9e90
  7. #a3a28b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6c718d
  2. #747a96
  3. #7d829f
  4. #868ba8
  5. #8f94b1
  6. #989dba
  7. #a1a6c4

Tints and Shades

#868ba8 to white

  1. #868ba8
  2. #9a9db6
  3. #adb0c4
  4. #c1c3d3
  5. #d6d7e1
  6. #eaebf0
  7. #ffffff

#868ba8 to black

  1. #868ba8
  2. #6e728a
  3. #585b6d
  4. #424451
  5. #2e2f37
  6. #1a1b1e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Hamilton Heights / 40B-5
      #898ba7
      ΔE = 0.896 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. Checkmate / 38B-5
      #7e8eae
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Gray
      #838aa4
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  3. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Glacier Blue
      #898fac
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7667 U
      #828ca8
      ΔE = 1.492 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. 5285 C
      #8d89a5
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Merlin
      #828ca7
      ΔE = 1.660 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  6. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Twist Of Fate / NP PB 1465 T
      #8989a3
      ΔE = 1.708 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Old Vienna / T59-6
      #8b8da6
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Dusty Violet / T10 38H-2
      #878ca1
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violet Aura / PPG1168-5
      #838ba4
      ΔE = 1.734 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. ★ Violet Verbena / PPG1169-5
      #898ca3
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Violet Aura / PPG1168-5
      #838ba4
      ΔE = 1.734 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Periwinkle Petal / 50BB 27/181
      #7e8bae
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violet Aura / 446-5
      #838ba4
      ΔE = 1.734 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. ★ Violet Verbena / 445-5
      #898ca3
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d5
      #818bac
      ΔE = 1.748 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. 35-e5
      #7f8eae
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  12. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4020-R60B
      #8589a1
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #868faf
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. ★ 3-40-4 Lilac Sachet
      #8b90af
      ΔE = 2.074 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  14. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Grape Gathering / 7199
      #858caf
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  15. Beckers

    1. ★ Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Beyond B66-035-274
      #808aac
      ΔE = 2.052 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  17. Chrysler

    1. ★ Sky Blue
      #7f87a7
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Iris
      #8b88a8
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  18. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-5 Wild Wisteria
      #888aad
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  19. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Grandeur / 70BB 28/224
      #838eb0
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Lilac Splendor / 90BB 26/227
      #8787aa
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  20. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-52 Lively Purple
      #8087a9
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  21. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10713
      #8b89a2
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-R70B
      #8485a1
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. S 3020-R80B
      #7c88a5
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  23. Dutch Boy

    1. Space Age
      #808eac
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. Eclectic Plum
      #908fac
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  24. Jotun

    1. 4197 / Celeber
      #8d8fb0
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  25. ICI Paints

    1. Ancestry Violet 70BB 32/162
      #8490ab
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  26. Dulux

    1. 70BB 27/201
      #808eaf
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  27. Scib Paints

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  28. Berger

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  29. Vista Paint

    1. King's Court
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  30. Coronado Paint

    1. 7224 - Kings Court
      #8290ad
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  31. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6405
      #7f869e
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  32. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 654
      #918eac
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  33. Benjamin Moore

    1. Violet Stone / 2069-40
      #8f90b1
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  34. Caparol

    1. 70 4 260 / Lazur 15
      #8890b4
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. 67 21 218 / Eisenoxidschwarz 35
      #9090b0
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 29.0%

#868ba8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#868ba8 foreground

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #868ba8">…</p>

#868ba8 background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #868ba8">…</p>

#868ba8 shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #868ba8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8817576
Binary
10000110, 10001011, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#868ba8
LRV
≈ 26.4%
Closest short hex
#88a ΔE = 2.262
RGB
rgb(134, 139, 168)
RGBA
rgba(134, 139, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.304, g: 0.315, b: 0.381
RYB
red: 0.525%, yellow: 0.543%, blue: 0.659%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7959640 / 0xff868ba8
HSL
hsl(231, 16%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 16%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.176), saturation: 20% (0.202), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 231.176, saturation: 20.238%, perceived brightness: 55.359%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.041, S: 23.030, L: 58.377
Cubehelix
H: -130.633, S: 0.223, L: 0.552
TSL
T: -2.584, S: 0.046, L: 0.552
CMYK
cyan: 20% (0.202), magenta: 17% (0.173), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.475), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 26.130, Y: 26.360, Z: 40.750
xyY
x: 0.280, y: 0.283, Y: 26.360
CIELab
L: 58.377, a: 4.524, b: -15.892
CIELuv
L: 58.377, u: -4.271, v: -24.327
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.377, C: 16.523, H: 285.890
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.377, C: 24.699, H: 260.041
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.342, a: 0.998, b: -11.118
CIECAM02
J: 48.116, C: 21.262, h: 268.632, Q: 136.665, M: 18.593, s: 36.885, H: 315.679
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.173, jaune: -2.826, green: 0.103
LMS
L: 23.855, M: 26.610, S: 40.510
YCbCr
Y: 136.958, Cb: 141.471, Cr: 123.746
YCgCo
Y: 145.000, Cg: -6.000, Co: 25.000
YDbDr
Y: 140.811, Db: 40.907, Dr: 12.958
YPbPr
Y: 140.023, Pb: 15.075, Pr: -3.834
xvYCC
Y: 136.255, Cb: 141.242, Cr: 124.632
YIQ
Y: 140.811, I: -12.295, Q: 7.966
YUV
Y: 140.811, U: 13.381, V: -5.975
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 5.391
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 11.133

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