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#8979a3 Hex Color Code

#8979a3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8979a3 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #8979a3 is comprised of 53.73% red, 47.45% green and 63.92% blue. In the HSL color space #8979a3 has a hue of 263° (degrees), 19% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 565.46 nm.

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  1. Salt ponds in Southern Provence
  2. Nightsky with Moon, Venus and Aldebaran
  3. Fishing at the dusk

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#8979a3 linear gradient to complementary #8fa27a

  1. #8979a3
  2. #8b809c
  3. #8d8796
  4. #8e8e8f
  5. #8f9488
  6. #8f9b81
  7. #8fa27a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #71628a
  2. #796992
  3. #81719b
  4. #8979a3
  5. #9181ab
  6. #9989b4
  7. #a291bc

Tones

  1. #8979a3
  2. #8a7da0
  3. #8b809c
  4. #8c8499
  5. #8d8795
  6. #8d8b92
  7. #8e8e8e

Tints and Shades

#8979a3 to white

  1. #8979a3
  2. #9c8eb2
  3. #afa4c1
  4. #c3bad0
  5. #d7d0e0
  6. #ebe8ef
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8979a3 to black

  1. #8979a3
  2. #716486
  3. #5a506a
  4. #433c4f
  5. #2e2a35
  6. #1b181e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Disney

    1. ★ 2C-10-3 Dreams Come True
      #8b7ba7
      ΔE = 1.002 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  2. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Regal Jewel / 7150
      #8d78a3
      ΔE = 1.291 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Plum Berry / 7198
      #7973a0
      ΔE = 4.172 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  3. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Regal Jewel / KM3023-3
      #8e7aa3
      ΔE = 1.348 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. Blooming Lilac / KM3039-3
      #7f73aa
      ΔE = 4.457 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  4. Glidden

    1. ★ Amethyst Wisteria / 10RB 21/218
      #8478a0
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Purple Twilight / 90BB 21/220
      #7b78a3
      ΔE = 3.684 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  5. Little Greene

    1. ★ Popper
      #877aa8
      ΔE = 1.453 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Smashed Grape / 624
      #8775a1
      ΔE = 1.501 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. Pale Eggplant / 651
      #8a779a
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  7. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5963 - Smashed Grape
      #8775a1
      ΔE = 1.501 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. DE 5949 - Grape Jam
      #7f779a
      ΔE = 3.152 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  8. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7150 - Regal Jewel
      #84779e
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. 7158 - Royal Raul
      #7d74ad
      ΔE = 5.056 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  9. CIL

    1. ★ Lilac Light
      #88799d
      ΔE = 1.666 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. ★ Bloomsberry
      #847ca6
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  10. Plascon

    1. ★ Primrose Path P3-D2-1
      #8878a8
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. ★ Gladiator P4-E2-1
      #84749c
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  11. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4291 Proudly Purple 30RB 26/224
      #8b7da3
      ΔE = 1.711 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Purple Puzzle 50RB 27/230
      #977da1
      ΔE = 4.193 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  12. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Regal Jewel / 7150
      #8c75a2
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Blooming Lilac / 7166
      #8173ab
      ΔE = 4.466 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Regal Jewel
      #8c75a2
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Grape Gathering
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 4.085 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Regal Jewel / 7150
      #8c75a2
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 4.085 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Thistle
      #8b7eab
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Oatlands Velvet Night
      #807998
      ΔE = 3.769 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  16. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Bloomsberry / 10RB 22/242
      #867ca0
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Purple Passion / 41RB 24/309
      #9a7ba8
      ΔE = 4.416 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10488
      #9179a4
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. CF10467
      #8b7fb5
      ΔE = 4.231 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  18. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Violet / 41C-6
      #827aa1
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Alluring Lavender / 40C-6
      #8281af
      ΔE = 4.505 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  19. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Purple Dahlia / RLIB222
      #8a759b
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  20. Taubmans

    1. Purple Ribbon / T12 36.G5
      #857caa
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. Opal Violet / T08 57-3
      #967dac
      ΔE = 3.508 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  21. Benjamin Moore

    1. Purple Heart / 1406
      #8a7fab
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Charmed Violet / 1398
      #947ab1
      ΔE = 4.333 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  22. Earthpaint

    1. 3-42-5 Sweet William
      #8c7d9f
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. 2-40-5 Easter Parade
      #8681b3
      ΔE = 4.396 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  23. General Paint

    1. Conceal / CL 2455D
      #887fa6
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Violine / CL 2465D
      #96799e
      ΔE = 4.222 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  24. Sikkens

    1. V9.17.54
      #817aa8
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. V8.23.44
      #7871a3
      ΔE = 4.940 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  25. Focoltone

    1. 5015
      #82789a
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  26. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-43-5 Berry Wine
      #8c749b
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. 2-41-5 Violet Harmony
      #8879b0
      ΔE = 3.613 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  27. Nerolac

    1. Royal Robe - 4190
      #7f749c
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Purple Saga - 4204
      #78739e
      ΔE = 4.350 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  28. Colortrend

    1. 1298
      #877b9b
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Passion
      #8b7598
      ΔE = 3.090 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  29. Diamond Vogel

    1. Queen of Sheba / 1298
      #877b9b
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Plum Preserve / 1256
      #8276ac
      ΔE = 3.733 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  30. ECOS Paints

    1. Queen Of Sheba (1298)
      #877b9b
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Plum Preserve (1256)
      #8276ac
      ΔE = 3.733 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  31. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R50B
      #867597
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R60B
      #827daf
      ΔE = 3.773 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  32. Ford

    1. Lavender
      #8b7faf
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  33. Behr

    1. Rock Star EBC-28
      #8279ab
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. 8332 Huckleberry
      #93759e
      ΔE = 3.808 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  34. Delta

    1. Lavender / 020470202W
      #827da9
      ΔE = 3.019 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. 7348-53 Monet's Violet
      #8b79ae
      ΔE = 3.033 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 7347-53 Lucky Charm
      #937f9f
      ΔE = 4.047 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  36. Sico

    1. 6025-53 Monet's Violet
      #8b79ae
      ΔE = 3.033 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 6048-63 Easter
      #7e7596
      ΔE = 3.777 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  37. Duron

    1. Mythical
      #887797
      ΔE = 3.053 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Soulful Blue
      #8484aa
      ΔE = 5.102 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  38. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R60B
      #8371a1
      ΔE = 3.245 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. S 3020-R60B
      #9283a2
      ΔE = 4.620 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  39. Dulux

    1. 10RB 21/218
      #7f7a9e
      ΔE = 3.257 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. 30RB 19/261
      #81709a
      ΔE = 3.455 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  40. Caparol

    1. 65 10 320 / Viola 45
      #9074a4
      ΔE = 3.288 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. 02/18
      #9080a0
      ΔE = 3.715 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  41. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Regal Jewel / 7150
      #8b81a4
      ΔE = 3.331 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Royal Raul / 7158
      #8581b6
      ΔE = 5.010 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  42. Resene

    1. Deluge V62-049-292
      #8272a4
      ΔE = 3.346 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Rhythm V60-034-285
      #787697
      ΔE = 5.010 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  43. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6360
      #85709a
      ΔE = 3.354 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. 6353
      #9a7c9f
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  44. Porter Paints

    1. Purple Rhapsody / 244-6
      #8378ad
      ΔE = 3.425 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Crowning Glory / 343-6
      #826d95
      ΔE = 4.594 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  45. Pantone / PMS

    1. 18-3718 TCX
      #807396
      ΔE = 3.444 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 5285
      #8c829e
      ΔE = 4.713 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  46. Beckers

    1. Tidvatten 768 / S 3621-R87B
      #8881af
      ΔE = 3.624 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  47. Dupont

    1. CAS693
      #856f9b
      ΔE = 3.678 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 4.549 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  48. Tollens

    1. T2092-2
      #867195
      ΔE = 3.728 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. T2097-4
      #8b85ac
      ΔE = 4.579 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  49. Dutch Boy

    1. Grape Scot!
      #8f7ab1
      ΔE = 3.796 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Flirtacious Violet
      #7a7299
      ΔE = 4.134 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  50. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 22 C 37 - Purple heather
      #7f7b9c
      ΔE = 3.849 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. BS 4800 24 C 37 - Purple
      #947698
      ΔE = 4.954 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  51. New Look

    1. Feeling Alive / F30-04
      #7c7ba3
      ΔE = 3.929 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Passion Pop / G37-03
      #866d97
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  52. Wattyl

    1. Butterfly Purple / D70W
      #7c7ba3
      ΔE = 3.929 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Vivaldi / D48W
      #866d97
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  53. Opulence

    1. Purple Pearl
      #9583ab
      ΔE = 4.080 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  54. Sto

    1. 34202
      #857f9d
      ΔE = 4.129 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  55. Brillux

    1. 51.12.21
      #7f7d9f
      ΔE = 4.131 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. 51.15.21
      #7e7dae
      ΔE = 4.367 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  56. GM / General Motors

    1. Sage Blue
      #7c7596
      ΔE = 4.141 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  57. Caran d'Ache

    1. 112 Manganese Violet
      #9782ab
      ΔE = 4.143 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  58. Matthews Paint

    1. Lily Morada / 25854
      #7e7694
      ΔE = 4.297 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  59. Nippon Paint

    1. Harvest Dance / NP PB 1443 D
      #7d73a8
      ΔE = 4.335 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Dauphne Red / NP PB 1408 D
      #9270a2
      ΔE = 4.962 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  60. TRUMATCH

    1. 40-d5
      #977da0
      ΔE = 4.359 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. 40-c4
      #94719d
      ΔE = 5.065 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  61. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 211
      #807191
      ΔE = 4.483 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. 201
      #866d9d
      ΔE = 4.539 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  62. Bristol

    1. Grape Parfait / P094-W6
      #9473a5
      ΔE = 4.499 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Crowning Glory / P093-W6
      #896e92
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  63. Olympic

    1. Purple Rhapsody A44-5
      #7c7dab
      ΔE = 4.515 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Grape Popsicle A42-5
      #8e6fa2
      ΔE = 4.730 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  64. Jedynka

    1. Pd 1090
      #8e83a1
      ΔE = 4.585 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  65. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Crowning Glory 343-6
      #826d95
      ΔE = 4.594 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Grape Parfait 243-6
      #8d70a7
      ΔE = 4.829 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  66. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C50
      #8d84b5
      ΔE = 4.749 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  67. Laura Ashley

    1. 47-21 Nap Time
      #8f82b7
      ΔE = 4.763 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  68. Dulux Australia

    1. Cattle Rest / F2
      #8a6d9c
      ΔE = 4.773 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  69. RAL

    1. RAL 300 50 25
      #776f9a
      ΔE = 5.060 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. RAL 300 50 20
      #787093
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  70. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Lavish Lavender - 6975
      #9975a5
      ΔE = 5.085 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  71. Peintures MF

    1. Confiture
      #9387ab
      ΔE = 5.234 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Nœud de satin
      #9786aa
      ΔE = 5.249 / LRV ≈ 26.5%

#8979a3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8979a3 foreground

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="color: #8979a3">…</p>

#8979a3 background

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #8979a3">…</p>

#8979a3 shadow

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8979a3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9009571
Binary
10001001, 01111001, 10100011
Hexadecimal
#8979a3
LRV
≈ 21.6%
Closest short hex
#87a ΔE = 2.257
RGB
rgb(137, 121, 163)
RGBA
rgba(137, 121, 163, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.325, g: 0.287, b: 0.387
RYB
red: 53.725%, yellow: 47.451%, blue: 63.922%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7767645 / 0xff8979a3
HSL
hsl(263, 19%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(263, 19%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 263° (262.857), saturation: 26% (0.258), value: 64% (0.639)
HSP
hue: 262.857, saturation: 25.767%, perceived brightness: 51.483%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 280.287, S: 27.057, L: 53.640
Cubehelix
H: -102.940, S: 0.271, L: 0.511
TSL
T: -3.917, S: 0.063, L: 0.512
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.160), magenta: 26% (0.258), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.361)
CMY
cyan: 46% (0.463), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 36% (0.361)
XYZ
X: 23.763, Y: 21.637, Z: 37.568
xyY
x: 0.286, y: 0.261, Y: 21.637
CIELab
L: 53.640, a: 14.814, b: -20.206
CIELuv
L: 53.640, u: 5.814, v: -32.035
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.640, C: 25.055, H: 306.247
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.640, C: 32.558, H: 280.287
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.516, a: 9.786, b: -15.323
CIECAM02
J: 43.551, C: 26.638, h: 295.211, Q: 130.021, M: 23.295, s: 42.328, H: 331.166
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.220, jaune: -3.683, green: -1.449
LMS
L: 20.608, M: 20.239, S: 37.310
YCbCr
Y: 128.167, Cb: 144.070, Cr: 132.042
YCoCg
Y: 135.500, Cg: -14.500, Co: 27.750
YDbDr
Y: 130.572, Db: 48.786, Dr: -12.214
YPbPr
Y: 127.432, Pb: 19.160, Pr: 6.068
xvYCC
Y: 125.442, Cb: 144.831, Cr: 133.330
YIQ
Y: 130.572, I: -3.962, Q: 16.451
YUV
Y: 130.572, U: 15.959, V: 5.640
Munsell Color System
2.5P 5/6 ΔE = 1.392
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 9.765

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