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#868cad Hex Color Code

#868cad Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #868cad is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #868cad is comprised of 52.55% red, 54.9% green and 67.84% blue. In the HSL color space #868cad has a hue of 231° (degrees), 19% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.35 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#868cad linear gradient to complementary #a7a68c

  1. #868cad
  2. #8c90a8
  3. #9295a2
  4. #98999d
  5. #9d9d97
  6. #a2a292
  7. #a7a68c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6c7292
  2. #747a9b
  3. #7d83a4
  4. #868cad
  5. #8f95b6
  6. #989ec0
  7. #a1a7c9

Tints and Shades

#868cad to white

  1. #868cad
  2. #9a9eba
  3. #adb1c8
  4. #c1c4d5
  5. #d6d7e3
  6. #eaebf1
  7. #ffffff

#868cad to black

  1. #868cad
  2. #6f738e
  3. #585b70
  4. #424553
  5. #2e2f38
  6. #1a1b1f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Grape Gathering / 7199
      #858caf
      ΔE = 0.636 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d5
      #818bac
      ΔE = 1.261 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. 37-d4
      #8a94b6
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #868faf
      ΔE = 1.290 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #8c90b7
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  4. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Grandeur / 70BB 28/224
      #838eb0
      ΔE = 1.366 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Lilac Splendor / 90BB 26/227
      #8787aa
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-5 Wild Wisteria
      #888aad
      ΔE = 1.388 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Beyond B66-035-274
      #808aac
      ΔE = 1.471 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  7. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Glacier Blue
      #898fac
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 4 260 / Lazur 15
      #8890b4
      ΔE = 1.765 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. 67 21 218 / Eisenoxidschwarz 35
      #9090b0
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  9. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Hamilton Heights / 40B-5
      #898ba7
      ΔE = 1.784 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. Checkmate / 38B-5
      #7e8eae
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  10. Jotun

    1. ★ 4197 / Celeber
      #8d8fb0
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  11. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  12. Berger

    1. ★ Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. ★ King's Court
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Skysail Blue / 346-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Violet Aura / 446-5
      #838ba4
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Skysail Blue / PPG1167-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Fresh Lavender / PPG1170-5
      #8e90b4
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  16. Glidden

    1. ★ Skysail Blue / PPG1167-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. ★ Periwinkle Petal / 50BB 27/181
      #7e8bae
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  17. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-52 Lively Purple
      #8087a9
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  18. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Manège
      #8389b0
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. Bleu pourpre
      #8b8cb3
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  19. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7667 U
      #828ca8
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. ★ 7674 C
      #878cb4
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  20. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.20.50
      #848cb4
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  21. Chrysler

    1. ★ Sky Blue
      #7f87a7
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Iris
      #8b88a8
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  22. Beckers

    1. ★ Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  23. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lilac Chasm / T08 59-3
      #8e8fac
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Skysail Blue / T10 38E-2
      #8391af
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  24. Benjamin Moore

    1. Violet Stone / 2069-40
      #8f90b1
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  25. Dulux

    1. 90BB 26/227
      #8488af
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. 70BB 28/224
      #808fb5
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. Merlin
      #828ca7
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  27. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Regal Haze 29-10
      #8c92b5
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  28. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6358
      #8f91b2
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  29. GM / General Motors

    1. Gray
      #838aa4
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Iris
      #7d8cb2
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  30. Dutch Boy

    1. Space Age
      #808eac
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. Eclectic Plum
      #908fac
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  31. CIL

    1. Grandeur
      #818eb6
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  32. Olympic

    1. Fresh Lavender B45-4
      #8a93b2
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  33. Nippon Paint

    1. Twist Of Fate / NP PB 1465 T
      #8989a3
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  34. Brillux

    1. 54.15.15
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  35. ICI Paints

    1. Basin Street Blue 70BB 33/202
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Ancestry Violet 70BB 32/162
      #8490ab
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  36. Coronado Paint

    1. 7224 - Kings Court
      #8290ad
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  37. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 654
      #918eac
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 28.3%

#868cad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#868cad foreground

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #868cad">…</p>

#868cad background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #868cad">…</p>

#868cad shadow

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #868cad">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8817837
Binary
10000110, 10001100, 10101101
Hexadecimal
#868cad
LRV
≈ 26.8%
Closest short hex
#88a ΔE = 1.995
RGB
rgb(134, 140, 173)
RGBA
rgba(134, 140, 173, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.300, g: 0.313, b: 0.387
RYB
red: 0.525%, yellow: 0.546%, blue: 0.678%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7959379 / 0xff868cad
HSL
hsl(231, 19%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 19%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.769), saturation: 23% (0.225), value: 68% (0.678)
HSP
hue: 230.769, saturation: 22.543%, perceived brightness: 55.854%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.854, S: 26.612, L: 58.827
Cubehelix
H: -131.014, S: 0.256, L: 0.556
TSL
T: -2.566, S: 0.053, L: 0.557
CMYK
cyan: 23% (0.225), magenta: 19% (0.191), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.322)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.475), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 32% (0.322)
XYZ
X: 26.751, Y: 26.841, Z: 43.299
xyY
x: 0.276, y: 0.277, Y: 26.841
CIELab
L: 58.827, a: 5.139, b: -18.062
CIELuv
L: 58.827, u: -4.980, v: -27.831
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.827, C: 18.778, H: 285.881
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.827, C: 28.274, H: 259.854
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.808, a: 1.501, b: -13.285
CIECAM02
J: 48.566, C: 23.690, h: 268.374, Q: 137.302, M: 20.716, s: 38.843, H: 315.539
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.185, jaune: -3.202, green: 0.114
LMS
L: 24.102, M: 27.005, S: 43.025
YCbCr
Y: 137.952, Cb: 143.375, Cr: 123.023
YCgCo
Y: 146.750, Cg: -6.750, Co: 23.750
YDbDr
Y: 141.968, Db: 46.689, Dr: 15.159
YPbPr
Y: 141.098, Pb: 17.190, Pr: -4.518
xvYCC
Y: 137.178, Cb: 143.100, Cr: 124.031
YIQ
Y: 141.968, I: -14.176, Q: 8.999
YUV
Y: 141.968, U: 15.272, V: -6.990
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/6 ΔE = 5.035
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 10.614

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