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#868dc9 Hex Color Code

#868dc9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #868dc9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #868dc9 is comprised of 52.55% red, 55.29% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #868dc9 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 38% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.06 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#868dc9 linear gradient to complementary #babe91

  1. #868dc9
  2. #9195c0
  3. #9b9db7
  4. #a4a5ae
  5. #acada5
  6. #b3b69b
  7. #babe91

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6a72ac
  2. #737bb6
  3. #7d84bf
  4. #868dc9
  5. #8f96d3
  6. #999fdd
  7. #a3a9e7

Tones

  1. #868dc9
  2. #8d91c4
  3. #9396be
  4. #999ab9
  5. #9e9fb3
  6. #a3a3ae
  7. #a8a8a8

Tints and Shades

#868dc9 to white

  1. #868dc9
  2. #9b9fd2
  3. #afb2db
  4. #c3c4e4
  5. #d7d8ed
  6. #ebebf6
  7. #ffffff

#868dc9 to black

  1. #868dc9
  2. #6f74a4
  3. #585c81
  4. #43455f
  5. #2e2f40
  6. #1b1b23
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2114 C
      #838dc8
      ΔE = 0.748 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. ★ 17-3930 TPG
      #888fc7
      ΔE = 1.114 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Frosted Grape / T12 37.G1
      #828ac4
      ΔE = 1.386 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. ★ Lavender Dream / T57-6
      #8c8fc4
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 2213
      #8c90c8
      ΔE = 1.582 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ V4.25.55
      #8e8fca
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. V0.25.55
      #8292c9
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Fresh Periwinkle
      #7f8cc5
      ΔE = 1.792 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d
      #818fc7
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. 36-d1
      #7d8ac0
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  7. Berger

    1. ★ Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Adora / 7207
      #9092cb
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  8. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Florette
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Adora
      #9092cb
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Adora / 7207
      #9092cb
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  10. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Kissin' Cousins
      #8e8bc6
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6269
      #8592ca
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. 6270
      #8287c0
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10453
      #858bbe
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  13. Colortrend

    1. 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  14. Diamond Vogel

    1. Mood Mode / 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Bailey Bells / 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  15. Little Greene

    1. Jean
      #8492d4
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  16. Nippon Paint

    1. Rich Expression / NP PB 1479 T
      #878fc0
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  17. Plascon

    1. Broken Shell B6-E2-2
      #888cbc
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. Downy Dew B7-E2-2
      #8c8cbc
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  18. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-R70B
      #8e91c2
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  19. Glidden

    1. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #7a8bc3
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  20. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  21. Coronado Paint

    1. 7207 - Adora
      #8693c7
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 30.1%

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#868dc9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#868dc9 foreground

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

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #868dc9">…</p>

#868dc9 background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #868dc9">…</p>

#868dc9 shadow

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #868dc9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8818121
Binary
10000110, 10001101, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#868dc9
LRV
≈ 28.3%
Closest short hex
#88c ΔE = 2.629
RGB
rgb(134, 141, 201)
RGBA
rgba(134, 141, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.282, g: 0.296, b: 0.422
RYB
red: 0.525%, yellow: 0.550%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7959095 / 0xff868dc9
HSL
hsl(234, 38%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 38%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (233.731), saturation: 33% (0.333), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 233.731, saturation: 33.333%, perceived brightness: 57.695%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.363, S: 50.020, L: 60.189
Cubehelix
H: -128.304, S: 0.455, L: 0.571
TSL
T: -2.694, S: 0.086, L: 0.572
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.333), magenta: 30% (0.299), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.475), magenta: 45% (0.447), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 29.896, Y: 28.334, Z: 59.141
xyY
x: 0.255, y: 0.241, Y: 28.334
CIELab
L: 60.189, a: 11.636, b: -31.821
CIELuv
L: 60.189, u: -6.826, v: -50.903
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.189, C: 33.882, H: 290.086
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.189, C: 51.359, H: 262.363
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.230, a: 7.101, b: -28.613
CIECAM02
J: 49.918, C: 37.756, h: 270.921, Q: 139.199, M: 33.017, s: 48.702, H: 316.931
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.265, jaune: -5.639, green: -0.107
LMS
L: 24.476, M: 27.423, S: 58.634
YCbCr
Y: 141.200, Cb: 155.376, Cr: 120.667
YCgCo
Y: 154.250, Cg: -13.250, Co: 16.750
YDbDr
Y: 145.747, Db: 83.130, Dr: 22.351
YPbPr
Y: 143.829, Pb: 30.805, Pr: -6.260
xvYCC
Y: 139.524, Cb: 155.060, Cr: 122.501
YIQ
Y: 145.747, I: -23.446, Q: 17.188
YUV
Y: 145.747, U: 27.191, V: -10.306
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.722
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 7.231

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