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#868eb3 Hex Color Code

#868eb3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #868eb3 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #868eb3 is comprised of 52.55% red, 55.69% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #868eb3 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 23% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.97 nm.

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#868eb3 linear gradient to complementary #acaa8d

  1. #868eb3
  2. #8d93ad
  3. #9497a7
  4. #9b9ca0
  5. #a1a09a
  6. #a7a594
  7. #acaa8d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6b7397
  2. #747ca0
  3. #7d85aa
  4. #868eb3
  5. #8f97bc
  6. #98a0c6
  7. #a2aad0

Tones

  1. #868eb3
  2. #8a90af
  3. #8e93ac
  4. #9295a8
  5. #9698a4
  6. #9a9aa1
  7. #9d9d9d

Tints and Shades

#868eb3 to white

  1. #868eb3
  2. #9aa0bf
  3. #aeb2cc
  4. #c2c5d9
  5. #d6d8e5
  6. #eaebf2
  7. #ffffff

#868eb3 to black

  1. #868eb3
  2. #6f7593
  3. #585d73
  4. #424556
  5. #2e303a
  6. #1a1b20
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 105-4 C
      #858eb3
      ΔE = 0.265 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. P 107-9 U
      #848eab
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 4 260 / Lazur 15
      #8890b4
      ΔE = 0.797 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. 67 21 218 / Eisenoxidschwarz 35
      #9090b0
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  3. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Grape Gathering / 7199
      #858caf
      ΔE = 0.958 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.20.50
      #848cb4
      ΔE = 1.130 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Skysail Blue 346-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 1.175 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. ★ Fresh Lavender 345-5
      #8f90b4
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Skysail Blue / 346-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 1.175 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. ★ Fresh Lavender / 345-5
      #8f90b4
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ Lilac Heather 2
      #8b90b5
      ΔE = 1.250 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. ★ 70BB 27/201
      #808eaf
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  8. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Grandeur / 70BB 28/224
      #838eb0
      ΔE = 1.345 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Lilac Splendor / 90BB 26/227
      #8787aa
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  9. CIL

    1. ★ Grandeur
      #818eb6
      ΔE = 1.388 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. ★ Boho Chic
      #8f92b7
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #868faf
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. ★ 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #8c90b7
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  11. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 1.586 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  12. Berger

    1. ★ Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 1.586 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. ★ King's Court
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 1.586 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ 610B-4 Intuitive
      #8890ba
      ΔE = 1.734 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. Periwinkle Blossom PMD-13
      #8292b3
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  15. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Regal Haze 29-10
      #8c92b5
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue 70BB 33/202
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  17. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.15
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  18. Jotun

    1. ★ 4197 / Celeber
      #8d8fb0
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  19. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bleu pourpre
      #8b8cb3
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
    2. ★ Terre immense
      #7e8ab1
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  20. Resene

    1. ★ Beyond B66-035-274
      #808aac
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  21. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Iris
      #7d8cb2
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  22. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7200 - Royal Glimmer
      #8d93b8
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  23. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6358
      #8f91b2
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  24. Benjamin Moore

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

    1. Glacier Blue
      #898fac
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  26. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-d4
      #8a94b6
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. 37-c3
      #7d8bb8
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  27. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R60B
      #8f93b8
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  28. Tollens

    1. T2095-1
      #9092b6
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  29. Olympic

    1. Fresh Lavender B45-4
      #8a93b2
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  30. Nippon Paint

    1. Grape Gate / NP PB 1490 T
      #7e8fbb
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  31. Plascon

    1. Grimsby B5-E2-2
      #7c8cb8
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  32. Ford

    1. Portofino Blue
      #7b8eb8
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  33. Beckers

    1. Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  34. General Paint

    1. Thebes / CL 2435D
      #8388b3
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-52 Lively Purple
      #8087a9
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  36. Taubmans

    1. Lilac Chasm / T08 59-3
      #8e8fac
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Skysail Blue / T10 38E-2
      #8391af
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  37. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35231
      #7d91b9
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  38. Dutch Boy

    1. Space Age
      #808eac
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 26.9%

#868eb3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#868eb3 foreground

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #868eb3">…</p>

#868eb3 background

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="background-color: #868eb3">…</p>

#868eb3 shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #868eb3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8818355
Binary
10000110, 10001110, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#868eb3
LRV
≈ 27.7%
Closest short hex
#88a ΔE = 2.839
RGB
rgb(134, 142, 179)
RGBA
rgba(134, 142, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.295, g: 0.312, b: 0.393
RYB
red: 0.525%, yellow: 0.552%, blue: 0.702%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7958861 / 0xff868eb3
HSL
hsl(229, 23%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 23%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (229.333), saturation: 25% (0.251), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 229.333, saturation: 25.140%, perceived brightness: 56.636%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.924, S: 30.657, L: 59.588
Cubehelix
H: -132.382, S: 0.292, L: 0.563
TSL
T: -2.504, S: 0.059, L: 0.564
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.251), magenta: 21% (0.207), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.475), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 30% (0.298)
XYZ
X: 27.639, Y: 27.668, Z: 46.523
xyY
x: 0.271, y: 0.272, Y: 27.668
CIELab
L: 59.588, a: 5.447, b: -20.314
CIELuv
L: 59.588, u: -6.164, v: -31.487
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.588, C: 21.031, H: 285.011
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.588, C: 32.085, H: 258.924
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.601, a: 1.742, b: -15.619
CIECAM02
J: 49.332, C: 26.222, h: 267.050, Q: 138.381, M: 22.931, s: 40.707, H: 314.823
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.196, jaune: -3.589, green: 0.188
LMS
L: 24.585, M: 27.804, S: 46.210
YCbCr
Y: 139.548, Cb: 145.427, Cr: 121.861
YCgCo
Y: 149.250, Cg: -7.250, Co: 22.250
YDbDr
Y: 143.826, Db: 52.921, Dr: 18.693
YPbPr
Y: 142.960, Pb: 19.420, Pr: -5.702
xvYCC
Y: 138.777, Cb: 145.059, Cr: 122.991
YIQ
Y: 143.826, I: -16.652, Q: 9.820
YUV
Y: 143.826, U: 17.310, V: -8.620
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/6 ΔE = 4.343
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 10.183

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