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#8888aa / #88a Hex Color Code

#8888aa Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8888aa / #88a is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #8888aa is comprised of 53.33% red, 53.33% green and 66.67% blue. In the HSL color space #8888aa has a hue of 240° (degrees), 17% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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  1. View at sunset of the cathedral in Syracuse called Duomo di Santa Lucia
  2. Winter morning sunrise in Catskills
  3. Cyclists in their morning training in Jan Smuts Ave.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#8888aa linear gradient to complementary #a4a78b

  1. #8888aa / #88a
  2. #8d8da5
  3. #9392a0
  4. #97979b
  5. #9c9d96
  6. #a0a290
  7. #a4a78b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6e6e8f
  2. #777798
  3. #7f7fa1
  4. #8888aa / #88a
  5. #9191b3
  6. #9a9abc
  7. #a3a3c6

Tones

  1. #8888aa / #88a
  2. #8b8ba7
  3. #8e8ea4
  4. #9190a2
  5. #94939f
  6. #96969c
  7. #999999 / #999

Tints and Shades

#8888aa to white

  1. #8888aa / #88a
  2. #9b9bb8
  3. #afaec6
  4. #c2c2d4
  5. #d6d6e2
  6. #ebeaf0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8888aa to black

  1. #8888aa / #88a
  2. #70708b
  3. #59596e
  4. #434352
  5. #2e2e37
  6. #1b1a1f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 103-10 C
      #8787a9
      ΔE = 0.386 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. 8161 C
      #7f7f98
      ΔE = 4.638 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  2. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Splendor / 90BB 26/227
      #8787aa
      ΔE = 0.472 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Eclectic / 70BB 27/201
      #848daa
      ΔE = 3.273 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  3. Chrysler

    1. ★ Iris
      #8b88a8
      ΔE = 1.021 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. Sky Blue
      #7f87a7
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  4. Nerolac

    1. ★ Verbena Violet - 2334
      #8486a8
      ΔE = 1.074 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. Shush Purple - 4218
      #9693ad
      ΔE = 4.943 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6359
      #8c87ab
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. 6124
      #7685b1
      ΔE = 4.928 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  6. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Prune
      #8e8aad
      ΔE = 1.598 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. Confiture
      #9387ab
      ΔE = 3.427 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  7. Duron

    1. ★ Soulful Blue
      #8484aa
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  8. Sikkens

    1. ★ V2.19.49
      #858ab1
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. V0.20.50
      #818bb3
      ΔE = 3.041 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  9. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-52 Lively Purple
      #8087a9
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 7350-53 Dancing Queen
      #8283b5
      ΔE = 5.132 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pancho / T58-6
      #8085a6
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Purple Shadow / T144-6
      #81869c
      ΔE = 4.352 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  11. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Hamilton Heights / 40B-5
      #898ba7
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. Purple Lisianthus / 39C-5
      #8894bc
      ΔE = 5.141 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  12. CIL

    1. ★ Lilac Splendor
      #8587b0
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Grandeur
      #818eb6
      ΔE = 3.899 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 2221
      #8088ac
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. 43/18
      #8480a0
      ΔE = 3.096 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  14. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Grape Gathering / KM3062-3
      #8886af
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Premiere Purple / KM3086-3
      #7d83a4
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-R70B
      #8485a1
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. S 3020-R80B
      #7c88a5
      ΔE = 3.959 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  16. Tollens

    1. T2097-4
      #8b85ac
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. T2095-1
      #9092b6
      ΔE = 3.809 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  17. Wattyl

    1. Agapantha / D67W
      #8089af
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Butterfly Purple / D70W
      #7c7ba3
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  18. Jotun

    1. 4197 / Celeber
      #8d8fb0
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  19. Resene

    1. Beyond B66-035-274
      #808aac
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Ship Cove B66-039-263
      #7988ab
      ΔE = 4.055 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  20. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10713
      #8b89a2
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  21. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 654
      #918eac
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. 664
      #80829e
      ΔE = 3.288 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  22. Focoltone

    1. 5004
      #9289a8
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  23. General Paint

    1. Thebes / CL 2435D
      #8388b3
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Conceal / CL 2455D
      #887fa6
      ΔE = 3.940 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  24. Dutch Boy

    1. Eclectic Plum
      #908fac
      ΔE = 3.048 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Arty Pants Purple
      #7a80a7
      ΔE = 4.008 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  25. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Fresh Lavender / PPG1170-5
      #8e90b4
      ΔE = 3.067 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. Violet Verbena / PPG1169-5
      #898ca3
      ΔE = 3.683 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  26. Glidden

    1. Fresh Lavender / PPG1170-5
      #8e90b4
      ΔE = 3.067 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. Periwinkle Petal / 50BB 27/181
      #7e8bae
      ΔE = 3.416 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  27. Earthpaint

    1. 3-40-4 Lilac Sachet
      #8b90af
      ΔE = 3.133 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #807da1
      ΔE = 4.121 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  28. Volkswagen

    1. Glacier Blue
      #898fac
      ΔE = 3.175 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  29. GM / General Motors

    1. Gray
      #838aa4
      ΔE = 3.320 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Iris
      #7d8cb2
      ΔE = 3.939 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  30. Beckers

    1. Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 3.435 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. Tidvatten 768 / S 3621-R87B
      #8881af
      ΔE = 4.574 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  31. Asian Paints

    1. Grape / 7199
      #8582ad
      ΔE = 3.456 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Rum & Raisin / 7224
      #8b92b2
      ΔE = 3.856 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  32. Jedynka

    1. Pd 1090
      #8e83a1
      ΔE = 3.541 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  33. Vista Paint

    1. King's Court
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 3.595 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Garden Beauty
      #8d899c
      ΔE = 4.704 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  34. Scib Paints

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 3.595 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 4.138 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  35. Berger

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 3.595 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Garden Beauty / 7183
      #8d899c
      ΔE = 4.704 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  36. Olympic

    1. French Violet B44-4
      #9391b3
      ΔE = 3.646 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Fresh Lavender B45-4
      #8a93b2
      ΔE = 4.407 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  37. Sto

    1. 34202
      #857f9d
      ΔE = 3.731 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. 34111
      #9589a0
      ΔE = 5.056 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  38. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Regal Haze 29-10
      #8c92b5
      ΔE = 3.767 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  39. Porter Paints

    1. Violet Aura / 446-5
      #838ba4
      ΔE = 3.791 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. French Violet / 344-5
      #998eb4
      ΔE = 4.615 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  40. California Paints

    1. DE 5928 - Blue Intrigue
      #7f809c
      ΔE = 3.830 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. DE 5935 - Soft Charcoal
      #838298
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  41. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Blue Intrigue / 553
      #7f809c
      ΔE = 3.830 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Soft Charcoal / 586
      #838298
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  42. Coronado Paint

    1. 7199 - Grape Gathering
      #7a81a8
      ΔE = 3.844 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. 7224 - Kings Court
      #8290ad
      ΔE = 4.728 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  43. RAL

    1. RAL 280 60 20
      #8390b3
      ΔE = 4.027 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. RAL 280 60 15
      #868fa9
      ΔE = 4.149 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  44. Laura Ashley

    1. 1604 Lilac 4
      #948db7
      ΔE = 4.106 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  45. Benjamin Moore

    1. Softened Violet / 1420
      #8186b5
      ΔE = 4.127 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Purple Heart / 1406
      #8a7fab
      ΔE = 4.897 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  46. Valspar Paint

    1. Rapture
      #8b839b
      ΔE = 4.138 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Redstone Guest Blue
      #7886a1
      ΔE = 5.119 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  47. Brillux

    1. 51.12.21
      #7f7d9f
      ΔE = 4.151 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. 54.15.15
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 4.648 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  48. Dulux

    1. 10RB 31/204
      #9691b5
      ΔE = 4.174 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 70BB 28/224
      #808fb5
      ΔE = 4.256 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  49. Auro

    1. Artichoke
      #8890aa
      ΔE = 4.181 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  50. KILZ

    1. Violet Velvet / B731
      #8e92ba
      ΔE = 4.194 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Jupiter / A901
      #8a8297
      ΔE = 5.062 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  51. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R60B
      #8f93b8
      ΔE = 4.203 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4020-R70B
      #7b89a3
      ΔE = 4.998 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  52. Behr

    1. Corsican Purple 610B-5
      #7a84b0
      ΔE = 4.252 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Babbling Brook 600D-5
      #7e90b4
      ΔE = 4.966 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  53. ICI Paints

    1. 4273 Elevator 10RB 35/167
      #9692b0
      ΔE = 4.353 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Violet Iris 05RB 29/276
      #8784b6
      ΔE = 5.076 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  54. Little Greene

    1. Peep
      #79829f
      ΔE = 4.398 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  55. Bristol

    1. Violet Verbena / P101-C5
      #8c8ca0
      ΔE = 4.420 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  56. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-40-5 Smokey Concord
      #7d809a
      ΔE = 4.439 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. 4-43-5 Lavender Eyes
      #867e9a
      ΔE = 4.469 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  57. Dupont

    1. CAS676
      #958cb7
      ΔE = 4.442 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  58. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c3
      #7d8bb8
      ΔE = 4.539 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. 37-c4
      #7683ae
      ΔE = 4.805 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  59. Plascon

    1. Broken Shell B6-E2-2
      #888cbc
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. Grimsby B5-E2-2
      #7c8cb8
      ΔE = 4.726 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  60. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Blooming Lilac / 7166
      #7f80ae
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Plum Berry / 7198
      #777da2
      ΔE = 4.970 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  61. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Brave Purple - 6823
      #968db8
      ΔE = 4.664 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  62. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Lights / NP PB 1448 T
      #8785b6
      ΔE = 4.683 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Fantasy Come True / NP N 1952 T
      #8a8297
      ΔE = 5.062 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  63. Ralph Lauren

    1. Chelsea / RLUL203
      #8e879b
      ΔE = 4.757 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  64. Colortrend

    1. 1290
      #8f869b
      ΔE = 4.831 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  65. Diamond Vogel

    1. Violet Vibes / 1290
      #8f869b
      ΔE = 4.831 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  66. ECOS Paints

    1. Violet Vibes (1290)
      #8f869b
      ΔE = 4.831 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  67. McCormick Paints

    1. Pale Orchid
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 4.839 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  68. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 22 C 37 - Purple heather
      #7f7b9c
      ΔE = 4.897 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  69. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80325,XF25
      #7a8ba9
      ΔE = 4.934 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  70. Delta

    1. Lavender / 020470202W
      #827da9
      ΔE = 4.973 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  71. Crayola

    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 5.067 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  72. Ford

    1. Portofino Blue
      #7b8eb8
      ΔE = 5.145 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  73. New Look

    1. Feeling Alive / F30-04
      #7c7ba3
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  74. Opulence

    1. Purple Pearl
      #9583ab
      ΔE = 5.228 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  75. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C50
      #8d84b5
      ΔE = 5.243 / LRV ≈ 25.5%

#8888aa HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8888aa foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #88a">…</p>

#8888aa background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #88a">…</p>

#8888aa shadow

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #88a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8947882
Binary
10001000, 10001000, 10101010
Hexadecimal
#8888aa / #88a
LRV
≈ 25.7%
RGB
rgb(136, 136, 170)
RGBA
rgba(136, 136, 170, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.308, g: 0.308, b: 0.385
RYB
red: 53.333%, yellow: 53.333%, blue: 66.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7829334 / 0xff8888aa
HSL
hsl(240, 17%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 17%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 20% (0.200), value: 67% (0.667)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 20.000%, perceived brightness: 55.017%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 25.830, L: 57.794
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.243, L: 0.548
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.049, L: 0.549
CMYK
cyan: 20% (0.200), magenta: 20% (0.200), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.333)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.467), magenta: 47% (0.467), yellow: 33% (0.333)
XYZ
X: 26.211, Y: 25.744, Z: 41.611
xyY
x: 0.280, y: 0.275, Y: 25.744
CIELab
L: 57.794, a: 7.376, b: -17.906
CIELuv
L: 57.794, u: -2.008, v: -27.824
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.794, C: 19.366, H: 292.389
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.794, C: 27.897, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.739, a: 3.419, b: -13.106
CIECAM02
J: 47.583, C: 23.270, h: 276.301, Q: 135.905, M: 20.349, s: 38.695, H: 319.930
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.189, jaune: -3.200, green: -0.277
LMS
L: 23.510, M: 25.513, S: 41.349
YCbCr
Y: 136.156, Cb: 142.926, Cr: 125.586
YCoCg
Y: 144.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: 25.500
YDbDr
Y: 139.876, Db: 45.322, Dr: 7.378
YPbPr
Y: 138.448, Pb: 17.000, Pr: -1.564
xvYCC
Y: 134.902, Cb: 142.933, Cr: 126.626
YIQ
Y: 139.876, I: -10.923, Q: 10.579
YUV
Y: 139.876, U: 14.825, V: -3.400
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/6 ΔE = 4.684
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 9.800

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