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#8990a9 Hex Color Code

#8990a9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8990a9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8990a9 is comprised of 53.73% red, 56.47% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #8990a9 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 16% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.51 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#8990a9 linear gradient to complementary #a5a28d

  1. #8990a9
  2. #8e93a4
  3. #9396a0
  4. #98999b
  5. #9d9c97
  6. #a19f92
  7. #a5a28d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6e758d
  2. #777e96
  3. #8087a0
  4. #8990a9
  5. #9299b2
  6. #9ba2bc
  7. #a5acc6

Tints and Shades

#8990a9 to white

  1. #8990a9
  2. #9ca2b7
  3. #afb4c5
  4. #c3c6d3
  5. #d7d9e2
  6. #ebecf0
  7. #ffffff

#8990a9 to black

  1. #8990a9
  2. #71768b
  3. #5a5e6d
  4. #434651
  5. #2e3037
  6. #1b1b1f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2137 UP
      #858fab
      ΔE = 1.334 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. ★ P 108-10 U
      #8d96ae
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Ancestry Violet 70BB 32/162
      #8490ab
      ΔE = 1.477 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. Byzantine Blue 50BB 32/117
      #8691a5
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  3. Beckers

    1. ★ Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 1.492 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  4. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Glacier Blue
      #898fac
      ΔE = 1.497 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-39-4 Violet Illusion
      #858ea4
      ΔE = 1.643 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. ★ 4-38-4 Purple Edge
      #848fa4
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Old Vienna / T59-6
      #8b8da6
      ΔE = 1.653 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Lilac Chasm / T08 59-3
      #8e8fac
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  7. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Eclectic / 70BB 27/201
      #848daa
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 600F-5 Blueberry Buckle
      #8492ad
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Merlin
      #828ca7
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Peri Wink R182C
      #9197ad
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Violet Aura / PPG1168-5
      #838ba4
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Blueberry Muffin / PPG1164-5
      #8290a6
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violet Aura / PPG1168-5
      #838ba4
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Blueberry Muffin / PPG1164-5
      #8290a6
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violet Aura / 446-5
      #838ba4
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Blueberry Muffin / 547-5
      #8290a6
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dusty Heather - 9073
      #8990a3
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Flower Box / CSP-530
      #8791a5
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. Faded Violet / CSP-455
      #8e90a2
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  15. Olympic

    1. ★ Violet Verbena C45-4
      #868da1
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Fresh Lavender B45-4
      #8a93b2
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  16. Dulux

    1. ★ Midnight Iris 2
      #9194ab
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  17. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7224 - Kings Court
      #8290ad
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. 7192 - Barrymore
      #9294aa
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  18. Caparol

    1. ★ 4441
      #8c94a8
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Atlas / Atlas F3
      #8894a8
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  19. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5920 - Mountains Majesty
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ London Fog / 686
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  21. GM / General Motors

    1. Gray
      #838aa4
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  22. Dutch Boy

    1. Space Age
      #808eac
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. Eclectic Plum
      #908fac
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  23. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4020-R60B
      #8589a1
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  24. Colortrend

    1. Swell
      #8595af
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  25. Bristol

    1. Violet Verbena / P101-C5
      #8c8ca0
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  26. Vista Paint

    1. King's Court
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  27. Scib Paints

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  28. Berger

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  29. Crayola

    1. Manatee
      #8d90a1
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  30. Nippon Paint

    1. Evening Dresses / NP PB 1461 T
      #9494ac
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  31. Ford

    1. Gray
      #8393b2
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  32. Brillux

    1. 51.09.18
      #9495ab
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  33. CIL

    1. Joann's Jewel
      #9495ab
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 30.7%

#8990a9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8990a9 foreground

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="color: #8990a9">…</p>

#8990a9 background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #8990a9">…</p>

#8990a9 shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8990a9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9015465
Binary
10001001, 10010000, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#8990a9
LRV
≈ 28.1%
Closest short hex
#88a ΔE = 4.251
RGB
rgb(137, 144, 169)
RGBA
rgba(137, 144, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.304, g: 0.320, b: 0.376
RYB
red: 0.537%, yellow: 0.560%, blue: 0.663%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7761751 / 0xff8990a9
HSL
hsl(227, 16%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 16%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.875), saturation: 19% (0.189), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 226.875, saturation: 18.935%, perceived brightness: 56.883%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.519, S: 20.943, L: 60.005
Cubehelix
H: -134.806, S: 0.204, L: 0.567
TSL
T: -2.397, S: 0.043, L: 0.568
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.189), magenta: 15% (0.148), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 46% (0.463), magenta: 44% (0.435), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 27.449, Y: 28.129, Z: 41.512
xyY
x: 0.283, y: 0.290, Y: 28.129
CIELab
L: 60.005, a: 2.890, b: -13.979
CIELuv
L: 60.005, u: -5.092, v: -21.239
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.005, C: 14.274, H: 281.680
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.005, C: 21.841, H: 256.519
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.037, a: -0.431, b: -9.280
CIECAM02
J: 49.838, C: 19.310, h: 264.081, Q: 139.088, M: 16.887, s: 34.844, H: 313.233
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.158, jaune: -2.487, green: 0.284
LMS
L: 25.458, M: 28.689, S: 41.287
YCbCr
Y: 140.347, Cb: 140.011, Cr: 123.152
YCgCo
Y: 148.500, Cg: -4.500, Co: 26.250
YDbDr
Y: 144.757, Db: 36.475, Dr: 14.756
YPbPr
Y: 144.309, Pb: 13.305, Pr: -4.650
xvYCC
Y: 139.936, Cb: 139.688, Cr: 123.915
YIQ
Y: 144.757, I: -12.202, Q: 6.298
YUV
Y: 144.757, U: 11.931, V: -6.805
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/4 ΔE = 3.903
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 11.249

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