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Sherwin-Williams Dusty Heather - 9073 / #8990a3 Hex Color Code

#8990a3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8990a3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8990a3 is comprised of 53.73% red, 56.47% green and 63.92% blue. In the HSL color space #8990a3 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 12% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.37 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#8990a3 linear gradient to complementary #a19c8b

  1. #8990a3
  2. #8d929f
  3. #92949b
  4. #969697
  5. #9a9893
  6. #9d9a8f
  7. #a19c8b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6e7588
  2. #777e91
  3. #80879a
  4. #8990a3
  5. #9299ac
  6. #9ba2b6
  7. #a5acbf

Tints and Shades

#8990a3 to white

  1. #8990a3
  2. #9ca2b2
  3. #afb4c1
  4. #c3c6d0
  5. #d6d9e0
  6. #ebecef
  7. #ffffff

#8990a3 to black

  1. #8990a3
  2. #717686
  3. #5a5e6a
  4. #43464f
  5. #2e3035
  6. #1b1b1e
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Byzantine Blue 50BB 32/117
      #8691a5
      ΔE = 1.192 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Trinity Blue 50BB 32/071
      #8b929e
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  2. Olympic

    1. ★ Violet Verbena C45-4
      #868da1
      ΔE = 1.194 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Violet Aura C46-4
      #808da2
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-40-4 Far Away
      #8c91a6
      ΔE = 1.208 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. ★ 4-39-4 Violet Illusion
      #858ea4
      ΔE = 1.481 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  4. Crayola

    1. ★ Manatee
      #8d90a1
      ΔE = 1.386 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6159
      #8792a4
      ΔE = 1.417 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. 6160
      #7f8fa5
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 4441
      #8c94a8
      ΔE = 1.543 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Flandern 6
      #9090a0
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  7. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Faded Violet / CSP-455
      #8e90a2
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. Oxford Gray / 2128-40
      #8391a1
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  8. KILZ

    1. ★ Romantic Ravenna / B761
      #8b94aa
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  9. Behr

    1. ★ 620F-4 Violet Shadow
      #868b9d
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. 640F-5 Ash Violet
      #8f8ea0
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ Moon Waves 2
      #848e9e
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Pressed Thistle
      #8c909d
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ London Fog / 686
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  12. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5920 - Mountains Majesty
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  13. CIL

    1. ★ Cosmic Crescent
      #838c9d
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  14. Ford

    1. ★ Platinum
      #8a95a7
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  15. Bristol

    1. ★ Violet Aura / P102-C5
      #838b9d
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Violet Verbena / P101-C5
      #8c8ca0
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Amethyst Stone / T08 97-3
      #8b8c9e
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Blueberry Muffin / T12 41.F10
      #8191a2
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  17. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Pale Orchid / 7231
      #818ea1
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. Garden Beauty / 7183
      #908f9e
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  18. Glidden

    1. ★ Blueberry Muffin / PPG1164-5
      #8290a6
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. ★ Cotton Flannel / PPG1171-5
      #9090a2
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blueberry Muffin / PPG1164-5
      #8290a6
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. Prophetic Sea / PPG1042-5
      #818b9c
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  20. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Tianna's Eyes / KM3094-2
      #8e96a9
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  21. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-39-4 Evening Grey
      #848b9b
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. 5-41-4 Winter Whisper
      #8d8d9e
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  22. Sto

    1. 34432
      #868d9b
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  23. Porter Paints

    1. Violet Verbena / 445-5
      #898ca3
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Violet Aura / 446-5
      #838ba4
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. Gray Lavender
      #808da0
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  25. Duron

    1. Downing Slate
      #868c9a
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  26. Crown Diamond

    1. 7356-52 Queen
      #9095a4
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  27. Resene

    1. Tiebreaker B70-022-264
      #8e97ab
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  28. Sico

    1. 6172-52 Mozart
      #8c97aa
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  29. Crown Paint

    1. Pencil Skirt Grey
      #8e97a8
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  30. Brillux

    1. 57.09.18
      #8b97ab
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  31. GM / General Motors

    1. Slate Gray
      #8d919d
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  32. Coronado Paint

    1. 7192 - Barrymore
      #9294aa
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  33. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dried Lavender - 9072
      #8595aa
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  34. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7667 UP
      #838fa9
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. P 108-10 U
      #8d96ae
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 30.5%

#8990a3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8990a3 foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #8990a3">…</p>

#8990a3 background

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="background-color: #8990a3">…</p>

#8990a3 shadow

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8990a3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9015459
Binary
10001001, 10010000, 10100011
Hexadecimal
#8990a3
LRV
≈ 27.9%
Closest short hex
#889 ΔE = 3.446
RGB
rgb(137, 144, 163)
RGBA
rgba(137, 144, 163, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.309, g: 0.324, b: 0.367
RYB
red: 0.537%, yellow: 0.559%, blue: 0.639%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7761757 / 0xff8990a3
HSL
hsl(224, 12%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 12%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (223.846), saturation: 16% (0.160), value: 64% (0.639)
HSP
hue: 223.846, saturation: 15.951%, perceived brightness: 56.575%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.544, S: 16.011, L: 59.806
Cubehelix
H: -137.930, S: 0.162, L: 0.565
TSL
T: -2.265, S: 0.035, L: 0.565
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.160), magenta: 12% (0.117), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.361)
CMY
cyan: 46% (0.463), magenta: 44% (0.435), yellow: 36% (0.361)
XYZ
X: 26.899, Y: 27.909, Z: 38.613
xyY
x: 0.288, y: 0.299, Y: 27.909
CIELab
L: 59.806, a: 1.523, b: -10.864
CIELuv
L: 59.806, u: -4.799, v: -16.247
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.806, C: 10.970, H: 277.979
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.806, C: 16.941, H: 253.544
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.829, a: -1.563, b: -6.355
CIECAM02
J: 49.636, C: 15.839, h: 260.191, Q: 138.807, M: 13.851, s: 31.589, H: 311.186
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.140, jaune: -1.949, green: 0.368
LMS
L: 25.431, M: 28.685, S: 38.432
YCbCr
Y: 139.759, Cb: 137.377, Cr: 123.578
YCgCo
Y: 147.000, Cg: -3.000, Co: 27.750
YDbDr
Y: 144.073, Db: 28.477, Dr: 13.454
YPbPr
Y: 143.877, Pb: 10.305, Pr: -4.374
xvYCC
Y: 139.565, Cb: 137.052, Cr: 124.158
YIQ
Y: 144.073, I: -10.274, Q: 4.431
YUV
Y: 144.073, U: 9.315, V: -6.205
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/4 ΔE = 4.383
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 11.490

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