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#868cae Hex Color Code

#868cae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #868cae is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #868cae is comprised of 52.55% red, 54.9% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #868cae has a hue of 231° (degrees), 20% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.23 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#868cae linear gradient to complementary #a8a78c

  1. #868cae
  2. #8d90a9
  3. #9395a3
  4. #99999d
  5. #9e9e98
  6. #a3a292
  7. #a8a78c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6c7293
  2. #747a9c
  3. #7d83a5
  4. #868cae
  5. #8f95b7
  6. #989ec1
  7. #a1a7ca

Tints and Shades

#868cae to white

  1. #868cae
  2. #9a9ebb
  3. #adb1c9
  4. #c2c4d6
  5. #d6d7e4
  6. #eaebf1
  7. #ffffff

#868cae to black

  1. #868cae
  2. #6f738f
  3. #585b70
  4. #424554
  5. #2e2f38
  6. #1a1b1f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Grape Gathering / 7199
      #858caf
      ΔE = 0.372 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-5 Wild Wisteria
      #888aad
      ΔE = 1.241 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. 610B-4 Intuitive
      #8890ba
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d5
      #818bac
      ΔE = 1.356 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. 37-d4
      #8a94b6
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  4. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Grandeur / 70BB 28/224
      #838eb0
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. ★ Lilac Splendor / 90BB 26/227
      #8787aa
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #868faf
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #8c90b7
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Beyond B66-035-274
      #808aac
      ΔE = 1.495 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 4 260 / Lazur 15
      #8890b4
      ΔE = 1.613 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. 67 21 218 / Eisenoxidschwarz 35
      #9090b0
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Skysail Blue 346-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Fresh Lavender 345-5
      #8f90b4
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Skysail Blue / 346-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Fresh Lavender / 345-5
      #8f90b4
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  10. Jotun

    1. ★ 4197 / Celeber
      #8d8fb0
      ΔE = 1.785 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.20.50
      #848cb4
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  12. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Glacier Blue
      #898fac
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  13. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. ★ King's Court
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  16. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-52 Lively Purple
      #8087a9
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  17. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 26/227
      #8488af
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. 70BB 28/224
      #808fb5
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  18. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bleu pourpre
      #8b8cb3
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
    2. ★ Terre immense
      #7e8ab1
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  19. Chrysler

    1. Sky Blue
      #7f87a7
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Iris
      #8b88a8
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. Violet Stone / 2069-40
      #8f90b1
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  21. CIL

    1. Grandeur
      #818eb6
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. Boho Chic
      #8f92b7
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  22. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Regal Haze 29-10
      #8c92b5
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  23. Taubmans

    1. Lilac Chasm / T08 59-3
      #8e8fac
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Skysail Blue / T10 38E-2
      #8391af
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  24. Beckers

    1. Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  25. GM / General Motors

    1. Iris
      #7d8cb2
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Gray
      #838aa4
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6358
      #8f91b2
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  27. Valspar Paint

    1. Merlin
      #828ca7
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  28. Dutch Boy

    1. Space Age
      #808eac
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. Eclectic Plum
      #908fac
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  29. Olympic

    1. Fresh Lavender B45-4
      #8a93b2
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  30. Brillux

    1. 54.15.15
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  31. ICI Paints

    1. Basin Street Blue 70BB 33/202
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  32. Coronado Paint

    1. 7200 - Royal Glimmer
      #8d93b8
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  33. Nippon Paint

    1. Twist Of Fate / NP PB 1465 T
      #8989a3
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  34. Tollens

    1. T2095-1
      #9092b6
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  35. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 654
      #918eac
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 28.3%

#868cae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#868cae foreground

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="color: #868cae">…</p>

#868cae background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #868cae">…</p>

#868cae shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #868cae">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8817838
Binary
10000110, 10001100, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#868cae
LRV
≈ 26.9%
Closest short hex
#88a ΔE = 1.951
RGB
rgb(134, 140, 174)
RGBA
rgba(134, 140, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.299, g: 0.312, b: 0.388
RYB
red: 0.525%, yellow: 0.546%, blue: 0.682%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7959378 / 0xff868cae
HSL
hsl(231, 20%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 20%%, 60%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.000), saturation: 23% (0.230), value: 68% (0.682)
HSP
hue: 231.000, saturation: 22.989%, perceived brightness: 55.909%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.048, S: 27.433, L: 58.863
Cubehelix
H: -130.798, S: 0.263, L: 0.557
TSL
T: -2.576, S: 0.054, L: 0.557
CMYK
cyan: 23% (0.230), magenta: 20% (0.195), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.318)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.475), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 32% (0.318)
XYZ
X: 26.848, Y: 26.880, Z: 43.810
xyY
x: 0.275, y: 0.276, Y: 26.880
CIELab
L: 58.863, a: 5.379, b: -18.576
CIELuv
L: 58.863, u: -5.031, v: -28.676
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.863, C: 19.339, H: 286.150
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.863, C: 29.114, H: 260.048
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.846, a: 1.704, b: -13.808
CIECAM02
J: 48.602, C: 24.242, h: 268.616, Q: 137.353, M: 21.199, s: 39.286, H: 315.671
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.188, jaune: -3.292, green: 0.101
LMS
L: 24.107, M: 27.006, S: 43.529
YCbCr
Y: 138.050, Cb: 143.814, Cr: 122.952
YCgCo
Y: 147.000, Cg: -7.000, Co: 23.500
YDbDr
Y: 142.082, Db: 48.022, Dr: 15.376
YPbPr
Y: 141.170, Pb: 17.690, Pr: -4.564
xvYCC
Y: 137.240, Cb: 143.539, Cr: 123.991
YIQ
Y: 142.082, I: -14.497, Q: 9.310
YUV
Y: 142.082, U: 15.708, V: -7.090
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/6 ΔE = 4.938
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 10.460

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