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#868bb0 Hex Color Code

#868bb0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #868bb0 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #868bb0 is comprised of 52.55% red, 54.51% green and 69.02% blue. In the HSL color space #868bb0 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 21% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469 nm.

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  1. Solar Corona (plural coronae - optical phenomenon). This is very similar to another optical phenomenon - Halo, which occurs in winter.
  2. View at sunset of the cathedral in Syracuse called Duomo di Santa Lucia
  3. Three curling rocks and a sweeper on ice rink

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#868bb0 linear gradient to complementary #aaaa8c

  1. #868bb0
  2. #8d90aa
  3. #9495a4
  4. #9a9a9e
  5. #9f9f98
  6. #a5a592
  7. #aaaa8c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6c7195
  2. #747a9e
  3. #7d82a7
  4. #868bb0
  5. #8f94b9
  6. #989dc3
  7. #a1a6cc

Tones

  1. #868bb0
  2. #8a8ead
  3. #8e90a9
  4. #9193a6
  5. #9596a2
  6. #98989f
  7. #9b9b9b

Tints and Shades

#868bb0 to white

  1. #868bb0
  2. #9a9dbd
  3. #aeb0ca
  4. #c2c3d7
  5. #d6d7e4
  6. #eaebf2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#868bb0 to black

  1. #868bb0
  2. #6f7290
  3. #585b72
  4. #424454
  5. #2e2f39
  6. #1a1b1f
  7. #000000 / #000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 104-12 U
      #868bb1
      ΔE = 0.297 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. 10251 C
      #8190ab
      ΔE = 4.554 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ V2.19.49
      #858ab1
      ΔE = 0.679 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. ★ V0.20.50
      #818bb3
      ΔE = 1.435 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  3. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Grape Gathering / 7199
      #858caf
      ΔE = 0.876 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Blooming Lilac / 7166
      #7f80ae
      ΔE = 4.773 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ Violet Aura M550-5
      #8a8bb0
      ΔE = 1.091 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Monarchy S560-4
      #9093ae
      ΔE = 4.144 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 26/227
      #8488af
      ΔE = 1.235 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. ★ 81BB 29/221
      #848db5
      ΔE = 1.344 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  6. Wattyl

    1. ★ Agapantha / D67W
      #8089af
      ΔE = 1.447 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Mood Music / D68W
      #8994bf
      ΔE = 3.796 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Skysail Blue / PPG1167-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Evening Hush / PPG1165-5
      #7b8ca8
      ΔE = 4.695 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  8. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Splendor / 90BB 26/227
      #8787aa
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Eclectic / 70BB 27/201
      #848daa
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Beyond B66-035-274
      #808aac
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Ship Cove B66-039-263
      #7988ab
      ΔE = 3.354 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  10. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-52 Lively Purple
      #8087a9
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 7350-53 Dancing Queen
      #8283b5
      ΔE = 4.786 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  11. Nerolac

    1. ★ Verbena Violet - 2334
      #8486a8
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. Shush Purple - 4218
      #9693ad
      ΔE = 5.022 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  12. Jotun

    1. ★ 4197 / Celeber
      #8d8fb0
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #8c90b7
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 3-40-4 Lilac Sachet
      #8b90af
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  14. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #8987b0
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. Iris
      #7d8cb2
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Gray
      #838aa4
      ΔE = 3.517 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  16. Vista Paint

    1. King's Court
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Royal Glimmer
      #9794be
      ΔE = 4.943 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  17. Berger

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #9794be
      ΔE = 4.943 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  18. Scib Paints

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 4.502 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  19. Chrysler

    1. Iris
      #8b88a8
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. Sky Blue
      #7f87a7
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. Violet Stone / 2069-40
      #8f90b1
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. Spring Purple / 2070-40
      #8883a7
      ΔE = 3.542 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  21. RAL

    1. RAL 280 60 20
      #8390b3
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. RAL 280 60 15
      #868fa9
      ΔE = 3.773 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  22. Kelly-Moore

    1. Grape Gathering / KM3062-3
      #8886af
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Premiere Purple / KM3086-3
      #7d83a4
      ΔE = 3.505 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Regal Haze 29-10
      #8c92b5
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  24. Clark+Kensington

    1. Hamilton Heights / 40B-5
      #898ba7
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. Purple Lisianthus / 39C-5
      #8894bc
      ΔE = 3.522 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  25. Duron

    1. Soulful Blue
      #8484aa
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Sporty Blue
      #6f87b3
      ΔE = 5.234 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  26. Volkswagen

    1. Glacier Blue
      #898fac
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  27. Caparol

    1. 67 21 218 / Eisenoxidschwarz 35
      #9090b0
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. 2203
      #7c80b0
      ΔE = 5.118 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  28. CIL

    1. Boho Chic
      #8f92b7
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. Harlequin
      #788fb5
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  29. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c3
      #7d8bb8
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. 37-c4
      #7683ae
      ΔE = 4.240 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  30. Tollens

    1. T2095-1
      #9092b6
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. T2097-3
      #928bba
      ΔE = 4.596 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  31. KILZ

    1. Violet Velvet / B731
      #8e92ba
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Lavender Glow / B782
      #8e92c1
      ΔE = 4.234 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  32. Coronado Paint

    1. 7200 - Royal Glimmer
      #8d93b8
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. 7199 - Grape Gathering
      #7a81a8
      ΔE = 4.025 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  33. Plascon

    1. Grimsby B5-E2-2
      #7c8cb8
      ΔE = 3.054 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Broken Shell B6-E2-2
      #888cbc
      ΔE = 3.373 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  34. Brillux

    1. 54.15.15
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 3.067 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 57.12.21
      #7284a7
      ΔE = 5.058 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  35. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R60B
      #8f93b8
      ΔE = 3.143 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4020-R60B
      #8589a1
      ΔE = 3.960 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  36. Beckers

    1. Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 3.160 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. Tidvatten 768 / S 3621-R87B
      #8881af
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  37. Dutch Boy

    1. Eclectic Plum
      #908fac
      ΔE = 3.227 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Arty Pants Purple
      #7a80a7
      ΔE = 4.320 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  38. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 654
      #918eac
      ΔE = 3.237 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. 674
      #7b89b9
      ΔE = 3.733 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  39. Olympic

    1. French Violet B44-4
      #9391b3
      ΔE = 3.381 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Fresh Lavender B45-4
      #8a93b2
      ΔE = 3.440 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  40. Nippon Paint

    1. Twist Of Fate / NP PB 1465 T
      #8989a3
      ΔE = 3.423 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. Purple Lights / NP PB 1448 T
      #8785b6
      ΔE = 4.403 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  41. Ford

    1. Portofino Blue
      #7b8eb8
      ΔE = 3.440 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Gray
      #8393b2
      ΔE = 4.277 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  42. California Paints

    1. DE 5900 - Enchanting Sky
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 3.520 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. DE 5928 - Blue Intrigue
      #7f809c
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  43. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-R70B
      #8485a1
      ΔE = 3.540 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. S 2030-R70B
      #8e91c2
      ΔE = 4.551 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  44. Crayola

    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 3.651 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  45. Taubmans

    1. Skysail Blue / T10 38E-2
      #8391af
      ΔE = 3.787 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. Violet Note / T12 38.F9
      #8287a0
      ΔE = 4.025 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  46. Auro

    1. Artichoke
      #8890aa
      ΔE = 3.789 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  47. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35231
      #7d91b9
      ΔE = 3.846 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  48. Porter Paints

    1. Violet Aura / 446-5
      #838ba4
      ΔE = 3.862 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. French Violet / 344-5
      #998eb4
      ΔE = 4.926 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  49. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10713
      #8b89a2
      ΔE = 3.874 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. CF10453
      #858bbe
      ΔE = 4.113 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  50. Peintures MF

    1. Frédéricton
      #8f8ab8
      ΔE = 3.917 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
    2. Tout est possible
      #748db4
      ΔE = 4.793 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  51. Asian Paints

    1. Grape / 7199
      #8582ad
      ΔE = 3.956 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Grape / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 4.502 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  52. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6076
      #8292c0
      ΔE = 3.996 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. 6119
      #7e94b9
      ΔE = 4.803 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  53. Laura Ashley

    1. 1604 Lilac 4
      #948db7
      ΔE = 4.008 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  54. Focoltone

    1. 5004
      #9289a8
      ΔE = 4.114 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  55. Valspar Paint

    1. Positively Purple
      #8080a2
      ΔE = 4.231 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Redstone Guest Blue
      #7886a1
      ΔE = 5.128 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  56. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80325,XF25
      #7a8ba9
      ΔE = 4.296 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  57. ICI Paints

    1. 4273 Elevator 10RB 35/167
      #9692b0
      ΔE = 4.396 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Violet Iris 05RB 29/276
      #8784b6
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  58. New Look

    1. Starburst Galaxy / F30-03
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 4.456 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  59. Dupont

    1. CAS676
      #958cb7
      ΔE = 4.479 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  60. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu Avril / I35
      #7e8bbf
      ΔE = 4.507 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  61. Sto

    1. 34310
      #7b85a0
      ΔE = 4.601 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  62. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Brave Purple - 6823
      #968db8
      ΔE = 4.629 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 5.242 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  63. Glidden

    1. At Peace Blue / 30BB 27/156
      #7c8da9
      ΔE = 4.651 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Evening Hush / PPG1165-5
      #7b8ca8
      ΔE = 4.695 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  64. Diamond Vogel

    1. Velvet Crest / 1248
      #9694bd
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  65. ECOS Paints

    1. Velvet Crest (1248)
      #9694bd
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  66. Colortrend

    1. 1248
      #9694bd
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  67. Little Greene

    1. Peep
      #79829f
      ΔE = 4.878 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  68. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #748db2
      ΔE = 4.959 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  69. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Blue Intrigue / 553
      #7f809c
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Charcoal Dust / 768
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 5.201 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  70. General Paint

    1. Nova / CL 2374D
      #8295b5
      ΔE = 5.015 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Conceal / CL 2455D
      #887fa6
      ΔE = 5.172 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  71. Bristol

    1. Violet Verbena / P101-C5
      #8c8ca0
      ΔE = 5.034 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  72. Matthews Paint

    1. Vinca Blue / 13836
      #8c92c5
      ΔE = 5.042 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  73. McCormick Paints

    1. Pale Orchid
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 5.064 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  74. Ralph Lauren

    1. Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  75. Jedynka

    1. Pd 1090
      #8e83a1
      ΔE = 5.184 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  76. Dulux Australia

    1. Sapphire Blue / G85
      #8597b8
      ΔE = 5.208 / LRV ≈ 30.6%

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#868bb0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#868bb0 foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #868bb0">…</p>

#868bb0 background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #868bb0">…</p>

#868bb0 shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #868bb0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8817584
Binary
10000110, 10001011, 10110000
Hexadecimal
#868bb0
LRV
≈ 26.7%
Closest short hex
#88a ΔE = 1.759
RGB
rgb(134, 139, 176)
RGBA
rgba(134, 139, 176, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.298, g: 0.310, b: 0.392
RYB
red: 52.549%, yellow: 54.301%, blue: 69.020%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7959632 / 0xff868bb0
HSL
hsl(233, 21%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 21%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (232.857), saturation: 24% (0.239), value: 69% (0.690)
HSP
hue: 232.857, saturation: 23.864%, perceived brightness: 55.793%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.414, S: 29.548, L: 58.665
Cubehelix
H: -129.088, S: 0.281, L: 0.555
TSL
T: -2.656, S: 0.057, L: 0.556
CMYK
cyan: 24% (0.239), magenta: 21% (0.210), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.310)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.475), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 31% (0.310)
XYZ
X: 26.899, Y: 26.668, Z: 44.796
xyY
x: 0.273, y: 0.271, Y: 26.668
CIELab
L: 58.665, a: 6.439, b: -20.016
CIELuv
L: 58.665, u: -4.692, v: -31.073
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.665, C: 21.027, H: 287.831
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.665, C: 31.425, H: 261.414
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.641, a: 2.606, b: -15.283
CIECAM02
J: 48.401, C: 25.720, h: 270.387, Q: 137.069, M: 22.492, s: 40.508, H: 316.638
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.197, jaune: -3.549, green: 0.002
LMS
L: 23.893, M: 26.616, S: 44.496
YCbCr
Y: 137.742, Cb: 144.983, Cr: 123.178
YCoCg
Y: 147.000, Cg: -8.000, Co: 23.000
YDbDr
Y: 141.723, Db: 51.571, Dr: 14.694
YPbPr
Y: 140.599, Pb: 19.075, Pr: -4.202
xvYCC
Y: 136.750, Cb: 144.756, Cr: 124.309
YIQ
Y: 141.723, I: -14.865, Q: 10.455
YUV
Y: 141.723, U: 16.869, V: -6.775
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/6 ΔE = 4.985
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 9.899

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