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#868dcd Hex Color Code

#868dcd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #868dcd is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #868dcd is comprised of 52.55% red, 55.29% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #868dcd has a hue of 234° (degrees), 42% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.79 nm.

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  1. Shanghai cityscape and skyline at sunrise
  2. Snowing on Jubilee Gardens in London at dusk
  3. Cursing Witch with Antlers

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#868dcd linear gradient to complementary #bdc192

  1. #868dcd
  2. #9295c4
  3. #9d9eba
  4. #a6a6b1
  5. #aeafa7
  6. #b6b89d
  7. #bdc192

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6a72b0
  2. #737bb9
  3. #7d84c3
  4. #868dcd
  5. #9096d7
  6. #999fe1
  7. #a3a9eb

Tones

  1. #868dcd
  2. #8d92c7
  3. #9496c2
  4. #9a9bbc
  5. #a0a0b6
  6. #a5a5b0
  7. #aaaaaa / #aaa

Tints and Shades

#868dcd to white

  1. #868dcd
  2. #9b9fd5
  3. #afb2de
  4. #c3c4e6
  5. #d7d8ef
  6. #ebebf7
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#868dcd to black

  1. #868dcd
  2. #6f74a8
  3. #585c84
  4. #434561
  5. #2e2f41
  6. #1b1b23
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2114 XGC
      #828ecb
      ΔE = 1.331 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. 2123 U
      #778bd9
      ΔE = 3.557 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Frosted Grape / T12 37.G1
      #828ac4
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. Shining Orchid / T08 23-3
      #798dc5
      ΔE = 3.717 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  3. Little Greene

    1. ★ Jean
      #8492d4
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  4. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Kissin' Cousins
      #8e8bc6
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. Pledge of Allegiance
      #7d92cc
      ΔE = 3.509 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  5. Berger

    1. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Adora / 7207
      #9092cb
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Royal Regatta / 7247
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 5.167 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. Fresh Periwinkle
      #7f8cc5
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Simply Purple
      #7d84bb
      ΔE = 4.233 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  8. Asian Paints

    1. French Purple / 7215
      #8892ca
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Classic Purple / 7207
      #9192c9
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d
      #818fc7
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. 37-b1
      #7188c0
      ΔE = 5.173 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  10. Vista Paint

    1. Adora
      #9092cb
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Royal Regatta
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 5.167 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  11. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.50
      #7a8bc8
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. V0.25.55
      #7f91c7
      ΔE = 3.600 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  12. Colortrend

    1. 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 3.006 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  13. Diamond Vogel

    1. Mood Mode / 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Bailey Bells / 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 3.006 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  14. ECOS Paints

    1. Mood Mode (1269)
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Bailey Bells (1262)
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 3.006 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  15. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-5 Shadow Lilac
      #8b87c9
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6270
      #8287c0
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. 6076
      #8292c0
      ΔE = 4.944 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10453
      #858bbe
      ΔE = 3.033 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. CF10465
      #9492bf
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  18. Behr

    1. Pristine Petal 620B-5
      #878abd
      ΔE = 3.085 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Larkspur Bouquet 600B-5
      #778bbf
      ΔE = 4.723 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  19. Matthews Paint

    1. Vinca Blue / 13836
      #8c92c5
      ΔE = 3.214 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 3.274 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Faraway Sky / 643
      #8980c1
      ΔE = 5.044 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  21. California Paints

    1. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 3.274 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. DE 5942 - Faraway Sky
      #8980c1
      ΔE = 5.044 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  22. Caparol

    1. 70 10 270 / Aquarell 35
      #8084c4
      ΔE = 3.289 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 3.991 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  23. Duron

    1. Dahlia
      #9194cb
      ΔE = 3.301 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  24. Nippon Paint

    1. Rich Expression / NP PB 1479 T
      #878fc0
      ΔE = 3.367 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Purple Lights / NP PB 1448 T
      #8785b6
      ΔE = 4.555 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  25. Benjamin Moore

    1. California Lilac / 2068-40
      #8085bf
      ΔE = 3.374 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Softened Violet / 1420
      #8186b5
      ΔE = 4.804 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-R70B
      #8e91c2
      ΔE = 3.481 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. S 2040-R70B
      #7b7fc5
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  27. Plascon

    1. Broken Shell B6-E2-2
      #888cbc
      ΔE = 3.504 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. Moon Rock P1-E2-2
      #908cbc
      ΔE = 3.904 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  28. Coronado Paint

    1. 7207 - Adora
      #8693c7
      ΔE = 3.538 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 7215 - Florette
      #7e94c8
      ΔE = 4.804 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  29. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 3.553 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Magic Carpet / PPG1248-6
      #9488be
      ΔE = 4.492 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  30. Beckers

    1. Dyning 767 / 3021-R92B
      #918dbe
      ΔE = 3.739 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  31. Dulux

    1. 83BB 27/352
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 3.844 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Amethyst Showers 2
      #9895c3
      ΔE = 5.237 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  32. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 3.844 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Clear Purple C50
      #8d84b5
      ΔE = 5.246 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  33. Resene

    1. Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 3.946 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  34. KILZ

    1. Lavender Glow / B782
      #8e92c1
      ΔE = 3.966 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  35. Porter Paints

    1. Frosted Grape / 145-6
      #8182c2
      ΔE = 3.981 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Blue Hyacinth / 246-5
      #8293c5
      ΔE = 4.355 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  36. Clark+Kensington

    1. Paris Escape / 40D-3
      #8e8dbb
      ΔE = 4.007 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  37. ICI Paints

    1. 4261 Frill 05RB 34/258
      #928fbe
      ΔE = 4.085 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Violet Iris 05RB 29/276
      #8784b6
      ΔE = 4.681 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  38. Dupont

    1. CAS684
      #9589c2
      ΔE = 4.178 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  39. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 4.240 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1555-R70B
      #7b97da
      ΔE = 4.613 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  40. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu gitan
      #7c8cbe
      ΔE = 4.295 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Frédéricton
      #8f8ab8
      ΔE = 4.463 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  41. Tollens

    1. T2097-5
      #8683ba
      ΔE = 4.303 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. T2097-3
      #928bba
      ΔE = 4.478 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  42. Nerolac

    1. Violet Hue - 2362
      #8497cf
      ΔE = 4.359 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Faraway Blue - 4240
      #7592cb
      ΔE = 5.031 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  43. ProMarker

    1. China Blue
      #768ec6
      ΔE = 4.372 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  44. Albany Paint

    1. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  45. Bristol

    1. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 4.458 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  46. Glidden

    1. Blue Hyacinth / PPG1245-5
      #8394c5
      ΔE = 4.653 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Dewy Iris / 90BB 31/208
      #9490ba
      ΔE = 5.179 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  47. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 674
      #7b89b9
      ΔE = 4.896 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  48. RAL

    1. RAL 280 60 35
      #7391cc
      ΔE = 4.910 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. RAL 280 60 30
      #7990c2
      ΔE = 5.190 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  49. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-53 Dancing Queen
      #8283b5
      ΔE = 4.949 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  50. Green Planet Paints

    1. Latana Lavendar Grape
      #8180b9
      ΔE = 5.079 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  51. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 5.154 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  52. General Paint

    1. Thebes / CL 2435D
      #8388b3
      ΔE = 5.170 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  53. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Royal Raul / 7158
      #8581b6
      ΔE = 5.176 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  54. Wattyl

    1. Mood Music / D68W
      #8994bf
      ΔE = 5.223 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  55. Crayola

    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 5.247 / LRV ≈ 25.5%

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#868dcd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#868dcd foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #868dcd">…</p>

#868dcd background

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="background-color: #868dcd">…</p>

#868dcd shadow

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #868dcd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8818125
Binary
10000110, 10001101, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#868dcd
LRV
≈ 28.5%
Closest short hex
#88c ΔE = 2.163
RGB
rgb(134, 141, 205)
RGBA
rgba(134, 141, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.279, g: 0.294, b: 0.427
RYB
red: 52.549%, yellow: 55.048%, blue: 80.392%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7959091 / 0xff868dcd
HSL
hsl(234, 42%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 42%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (234.085), saturation: 35% (0.346), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 234.085, saturation: 34.634%, perceived brightness: 57.941%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.627, S: 53.551, L: 60.360
Cubehelix
H: -127.991, S: 0.484, L: 0.572
TSL
T: -2.709, S: 0.090, L: 0.573
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.346), magenta: 31% (0.312), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.475), magenta: 45% (0.447), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 30.373, Y: 28.525, Z: 61.651
xyY
x: 0.252, y: 0.237, Y: 28.525
CIELab
L: 60.360, a: 12.699, b: -33.804
CIELuv
L: 60.360, u: -7.026, v: -54.301
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.360, C: 36.111, H: 290.589
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.360, C: 54.753, H: 262.627
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.409, a: 8.045, b: -31.054
CIECAM02
J: 50.085, C: 39.660, h: 271.129, Q: 139.432, M: 34.682, s: 49.873, H: 317.045
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.277, jaune: -5.996, green: -0.139
LMS
L: 24.499, M: 27.427, S: 61.107
YCbCr
Y: 141.592, Cb: 157.132, Cr: 120.383
YCoCg
Y: 155.250, Cg: -14.250, Co: 15.750
YDbDr
Y: 146.203, Db: 88.462, Dr: 23.219
YPbPr
Y: 144.117, Pb: 32.805, Pr: -6.444
xvYCC
Y: 139.771, Cb: 156.817, Cr: 122.339
YIQ
Y: 146.203, I: -24.731, Q: 18.432
YUV
Y: 146.203, U: 28.935, V: -10.706
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.599
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 6.880

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