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#8797e2 Hex Color Code

#8797e2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8797e2 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8797e2 is comprised of 52.94% red, 59.22% green and 88.63% blue. In the HSL color space #8797e2 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 61% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.25 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#8797e2 linear gradient to complementary #cacd9c

  1. #8797e2
  2. #96a0d7
  3. #a3a8cc
  4. #afb1c0
  5. #b9bab4
  6. #c2c4a8
  7. #cacd9c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #687ac2
  2. #7284cd
  3. #7d8dd7
  4. #8797e2
  5. #91a1ed
  6. #9cabf7
  7. #a6b5ff

Tones

  1. #8797e2
  2. #909cda
  3. #99a0d3
  4. #a1a5cb
  5. #a8aac4
  6. #aeafbc
  7. #b4b4b4

Tints and Shades

#8797e2 to white

  1. #8797e2
  2. #9da7e7
  3. #b1b8ec
  4. #c5caf1
  5. #d9dbf6
  6. #ecedfa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8797e2 to black

  1. #8797e2
  2. #707cb8
  3. #596290
  4. #43496a
  5. #2f3247
  6. #1b1c26
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/07
      #8098e8
      ΔE = 1.388 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. ★ 43/07 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/07
      #7c94e4
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7452 C
      #8194dd
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. 2123 C
      #7a93dc
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Bellaggio Blue B6-B2-1
      #8898ec
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Winter Sky B5-B2-1
      #7898e4
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  5. Little Greene

    1. Jean
      #8492d4
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 30.2%

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#8797e2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8797e2 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #8797e2">…</p>

#8797e2 background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #8797e2">…</p>

#8797e2 shadow

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8797e2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8886242
Binary
10000111, 10010111, 11100010
Hexadecimal
#8797e2
LRV
≈ 32.8%
Closest short hex
#89d ΔE = 1.656
RGB
rgb(135, 151, 226)
RGBA
rgba(135, 151, 226, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.264, g: 0.295, b: 0.441
RYB
red: 52.941%, yellow: 58.277%, blue: 88.627%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7890974 / 0xff8797e2
HSL
hsl(229, 61%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 61%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (229.451), saturation: 40% (0.403), value: 89% (0.886)
HSP
hue: 229.451, saturation: 40.265%, perceived brightness: 61.578%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.017, S: 70.303, L: 63.977
Cubehelix
H: -132.269, S: 0.609, L: 0.606
TSL
T: -2.509, S: 0.107, L: 0.607
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.403), magenta: 33% (0.332), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.114)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.471), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 11% (0.114)
XYZ
X: 34.782, Y: 32.773, Z: 76.430
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.228, Y: 32.773
CIELab
L: 63.977, a: 12.907, b: -39.854
CIELuv
L: 63.977, u: -11.420, v: -64.879
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.977, C: 41.892, H: 287.945
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.977, C: 65.876, H: 260.017
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.248, a: 8.265, b: -39.082
CIECAM02
J: 53.838, C: 45.757, h: 266.713, Q: 144.562, M: 40.014, s: 52.611, H: 314.641
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.299, jaune: -7.048, green: 0.313
LMS
L: 27.155, M: 31.627, S: 75.711
YCbCr
Y: 148.947, Cb: 163.293, Cr: 115.651
YCgCo
Y: 165.750, Cg: -14.750, Co: 11.000
YDbDr
Y: 154.766, Db: 107.175, Dr: 37.603
YPbPr
Y: 152.992, Pb: 39.340, Pr: -11.450
xvYCC
Y: 147.393, Cb: 162.557, Cr: 117.942
YIQ
Y: 154.766, I: -33.626, Q: 19.952
YUV
Y: 154.766, U: 35.056, V: -17.341
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.850
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 7.010

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