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#8991b2 Hex Color Code

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#8991b2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8991b2 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8991b2 is comprised of 53.73% red, 56.86% green and 69.8% blue. In the HSL color space #8991b2 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 21% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.58 nm.

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  1. Saint-Peter-and-Paul Basilica of Paramaribo
  2. sailflying
  3. Placing broilers receiving conveyor. The dim blue glow of ultraviolet for lulling chicken. Chicken factory line.

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#8991b2 linear gradient to complementary #aca98f

  1. #8991b2
  2. #9095ac
  3. #9699a7
  4. #9c9da1
  5. #a2a19b
  6. #a7a595
  7. #aca98f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6e7696
  2. #777f9f
  3. #8088a8
  4. #8991b2
  5. #929abc
  6. #9ca4c5
  7. #a5adcf

Tints and Shades

#8991b2 to white

  1. #8991b2
  2. #9ca2bf
  3. #b0b4cb
  4. #c3c7d8
  5. #d7d9e5
  6. #ebecf2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8991b2 to black

  1. #8991b2
  2. #717792
  3. #5a5f73
  4. #444755
  5. #2e303a
  6. #1b1c20
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-4 Lilac Sachet
      #8b90af
      ΔE = 0.950 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. 4-39-4 Violet Illusion
      #858ea4
      ΔE = 3.873 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  2. Olympic

    1. ★ Fresh Lavender B45-4
      #8a93b2
      ΔE = 0.975 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. French Violet B44-4
      #9391b3
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 17-3919 TPG / Purple Impression
      #8791b5
      ΔE = 0.981 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. 10251 C
      #8190ab
      ΔE = 3.176 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 4 260 / Lazur 15
      #8890b4
      ΔE = 0.991 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. 2222
      #949cb8
      ΔE = 4.342 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Regal Haze 29-10
      #8c92b5
      ΔE = 1.063 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Geneva Blue 28-8
      #8e9bb5
      ΔE = 4.344 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d4
      #8a94b6
      ΔE = 1.165 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. 35-e4
      #8797b9
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  7. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Tremezzo / 39B-5
      #8c93b7
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Purple Lisianthus / 39C-5
      #8894bc
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  8. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Glacier Blue
      #898fac
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. Silver Blue
      #7f94b2
      ΔE = 3.757 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  9. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 280 60 20
      #8390b3
      ΔE = 1.481 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. RAL 290 60 20
      #878bb1
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  10. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Grandeur / 70BB 28/224
      #838eb0
      ΔE = 1.550 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 3.112 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ Lilac Heather 2
      #8b90b5
      ΔE = 1.599 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Purple Polka 3 / 10RB 35/167
      #9c98b6
      ΔE = 4.821 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  12. Jotun

    1. ★ 4197 / Celeber
      #8d8fb0
      ΔE = 1.650 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  13. Beckers

    1. ★ Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  14. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.15
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 54.12.18
      #8a97b8
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue 70BB 33/202
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 4273 Elevator 10RB 35/167
      #9692b0
      ΔE = 3.542 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  16. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Violet Stone / 2069-40
      #8f90b1
      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 4.626 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Wild Blue Yonder R169C
      #8e96b7
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Peri Wink R182C
      #9197ad
      ΔE = 4.008 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  18. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Grape Gathering / 7199
      #858caf
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Kings Court / 7224
      #8b9bb6
      ΔE = 4.450 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  19. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3030-R60B
      #8f93b8
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4020-R60B
      #8589a1
      ΔE = 4.133 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  20. Tollens

    1. ★ T2095-1
      #9092b6
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Fresh Lavender / 345-5
      #8f90b4
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. Violet Verbena / 445-5
      #898ca3
      ΔE = 3.664 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  22. Auro

    1. ★ Artichoke
      #8890aa
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  23. Ford

    1. Gray
      #8393b2
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Light Opal
      #7a90ac
      ΔE = 4.635 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  24. Coronado Paint

    1. 7224 - Kings Court
      #8290ad
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. 7192 - Barrymore
      #9294aa
      ΔE = 3.785 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  25. Behr

    1. PMD-13
      #8192b2
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. 8502 French Violet
      #8a9dc1
      ΔE = 4.730 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  26. Dutch Boy

    1. Eclectic Plum
      #908fac
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Space Age
      #808eac
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  27. Resene

    1. Beyond B66-035-274
      #808aac
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Ship Cove B66-039-263
      #7988ab
      ΔE = 4.282 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  28. Dulux Australia

    1. Sapphire Blue / G85
      #8597b8
      ΔE = 3.035 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 4.643 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  29. General Paint

    1. Nova / CL 2374D
      #8295b5
      ΔE = 3.038 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Thebes / CL 2435D
      #8388b3
      ΔE = 4.503 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  30. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 654
      #918eac
      ΔE = 3.078 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 4.475 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  31. Tikkurila

    1. 2106
      #8c98b4
      ΔE = 3.085 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  32. GM / General Motors

    1. Iris
      #7d8cb2
      ΔE = 3.100 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Gray
      #838aa4
      ΔE = 3.536 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  33. California Paints

    1. DE 5927 - Charcoal Dust
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 3.154 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. DE 5885 - Denim Tradition
      #7f97b5
      ΔE = 4.622 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  34. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Charcoal Dust / 768
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 3.154 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. London Fog / 686
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 3.982 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  35. Wattyl

    1. Mood Music / D68W
      #8994bf
      ΔE = 3.287 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Seventh Wonder / D57W
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 3.584 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  36. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35231
      #7d91b9
      ΔE = 3.326 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. Federal Standard 25240
      #7f99bb
      ΔE = 4.816 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  37. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6119
      #7e94b9
      ΔE = 3.429 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. 6311
      #9a94bb
      ΔE = 4.959 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  38. Peintures MF

    1. Cape May
      #7a8caf
      ΔE = 3.566 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Tout est possible
      #748db4
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  39. Colortrend

    1. Swell
      #8595af
      ΔE = 3.568 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. 1248
      #9694bd
      ΔE = 4.387 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  40. New Look

    1. Starburst Galaxy / F30-03
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 3.584 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Dynamic Duo / F30-09
      #8492aa
      ΔE = 3.667 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  41. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-52 Lively Purple
      #8087a9
      ΔE = 3.772 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 7354-42 Subtle Lavender
      #8094af
      ΔE = 4.143 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  42. Asian Paints

    1. Window Blue / 9143
      #8593c0
      ΔE = 3.801 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Pale Orchid / 7231
      #818aa1
      ΔE = 4.438 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  43. ECOS Paints

    1. Celestial Horizon (0589)
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 3.828 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Lavender Spectacle (1283)
      #9a97b0
      ΔE = 4.708 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  44. Diamond Vogel

    1. Celestial Horizon / 0589
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 3.828 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Lavender Spectacle / 1283
      #9a97b0
      ΔE = 4.708 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  45. Chrysler

    1. Sky Blue
      #7f87a7
      ΔE = 3.881 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Bluebonnet Blue
      #788eaa
      ΔE = 4.933 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  46. Nippon Paint

    1. Twist Of Fate / NP PB 1465 T
      #8989a3
      ΔE = 3.902 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. Springstep / NP N 1955 T
      #9794a9
      ΔE = 4.846 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  47. CIL

    1. Harlequin
      #788fb5
      ΔE = 4.018 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 4.936 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  48. Sikkens

    1. U0.15.55
      #8296b2
      ΔE = 4.022 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. T9.15.55
      #899cb7
      ΔE = 5.079 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  49. Duron

    1. Bracing Blue
      #7c91ae
      ΔE = 4.069 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. Soulful Blue
      #8484aa
      ΔE = 5.134 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  50. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80325,XF25
      #7a8ba9
      ΔE = 4.091 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  51. Nerolac

    1. Delta - 2354
      #939cba
      ΔE = 4.158 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. Blue Abundance - 4238
      #7d96c1
      ΔE = 4.633 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  52. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Evening Hush / PPG1165-5
      #7b8ca8
      ΔE = 4.177 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Blueberry Muffin / PPG1164-5
      #8290a6
      ΔE = 4.413 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  53. Glidden

    1. Evening Hush / PPG1165-5
      #7b8ca8
      ΔE = 4.177 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Blueberry Muffin / PPG1164-5
      #8290a6
      ΔE = 4.413 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  54. Plascon

    1. Morning Fog B4-E2-2
      #7890b8
      ΔE = 4.196 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. Grimsby B5-E2-2
      #7c8cb8
      ΔE = 4.219 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  55. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-R80B
      #7c88a5
      ΔE = 4.267 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. S 3020-R70B
      #8485a1
      ΔE = 4.795 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  56. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 4.272 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Dusty Heather - 9073
      #8990a3
      ΔE = 4.428 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  57. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10713
      #8b89a2
      ΔE = 4.298 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. CF10465
      #9492bf
      ΔE = 5.030 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  58. Matthews Paint

    1. Baby Blue Metallic / 45612
      #8e9cc2
      ΔE = 4.330 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Blue Nose / 7455
      #7993b3
      ΔE = 4.684 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  59. Bristol

    1. Blue Hyacinth / P107-C4
      #8198c1
      ΔE = 4.333 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Violet Veil / P104-C5
      #9597ab
      ΔE = 4.758 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  60. KILZ

    1. Hailstorm / B792
      #919bb4
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Sea Lavender / B771
      #919eb8
      ΔE = 5.245 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  61. Taubmans

    1. Violet Note / T12 38.F9
      #8287a0
      ΔE = 4.569 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Violet Veil / T12 38.E10
      #9597ab
      ΔE = 4.758 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  62. Vista Paint

    1. Barrymore
      #9a96b0
      ΔE = 4.601 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Royal Glimmer
      #9794be
      ΔE = 4.802 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  63. Berger

    1. barry more / 7192
      #9a96b0
      ΔE = 4.601 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Pale Orchid / 7231
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  64. Scib Paints

    1. barry more / 7192
      #9a96b0
      ΔE = 4.601 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Pale Orchid / 7231
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  65. Levis

    1. Shady Purple A40
      #8599b4
      ΔE = 4.618 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  66. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-39-4 Violet Illusion
      #8f9bb3
      ΔE = 4.651 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. 4-41-4 Clandestine
      #979cb4
      ΔE = 5.005 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  67. Kelly-Moore

    1. Tianna's Eyes / KM3094-2
      #8e96a9
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Grape Gathering / KM3062-3
      #8886af
      ΔE = 5.088 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  68. AMC

    1. Viscount Medium Blue
      #8296af
      ΔE = 4.720 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Medium Blue
      #748db2
      ΔE = 4.813 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  69. Albany Paint

    1. French Blue
      #8d9cb6
      ΔE = 4.785 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  70. Sico

    1. 6048-52 Easter Lily Purple
      #9b93b4
      ΔE = 4.823 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. 6172-52 Mozart
      #8c97aa
      ΔE = 5.046 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  71. Crayola

    1. Manatee
      #8d90a1
      ΔE = 4.967 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  72. Focoltone

    1. 5004
      #9289a8
      ΔE = 5.041 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  73. Ressource Peintures

    1. Della Robbia Blue / HC108
      #7d99c0
      ΔE = 5.096 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  74. Laura Ashley

    1. 1604 Lilac 4
      #948db7
      ΔE = 5.119 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  75. McCormick Paints

    1. Pale Orchid
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 24.5%

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#8991b2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8991b2 foreground

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #8991b2">…</p>

#8991b2 background

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="background-color: #8991b2">…</p>

#8991b2 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 #8991b2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9015730
Binary
10001001, 10010001, 10110010
Hexadecimal
#8991b2
LRV
≈ 28.8%
Closest short hex
#89b ΔE = 3.312
RGB
rgb(137, 145, 178)
RGBA
rgba(137, 145, 178, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.298, g: 0.315, b: 0.387
RYB
red: 53.725%, yellow: 56.351%, blue: 69.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7761486 / 0xff8991b2
HSL
hsl(228, 21%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 21%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.293), saturation: 23% (0.230), value: 70% (0.698)
HSP
hue: 228.293, saturation: 23.034%, perceived brightness: 57.589%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.980, S: 28.027, L: 60.590
Cubehelix
H: -133.396, S: 0.265, L: 0.573
TSL
T: -2.458, S: 0.053, L: 0.574
CMYK
cyan: 23% (0.230), magenta: 19% (0.185), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.302)
CMY
cyan: 46% (0.463), magenta: 43% (0.431), yellow: 30% (0.302)
XYZ
X: 28.476, Y: 28.783, Z: 46.166
xyY
x: 0.275, y: 0.278, Y: 28.783
CIELab
L: 60.590, a: 4.439, b: -18.200
CIELuv
L: 60.590, u: -5.982, v: -28.095
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.590, C: 18.734, H: 283.707
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.590, C: 28.725, H: 257.980
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.650, a: 0.856, b: -13.465
CIECAM02
J: 50.431, C: 23.978, h: 265.917, Q: 139.913, M: 20.969, s: 38.713, H: 314.214
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.182, jaune: -3.219, green: 0.240
LMS
L: 25.735, M: 29.105, S: 45.877
YCbCr
Y: 141.733, Cb: 143.671, Cr: 122.145
YCoCg
Y: 151.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 24.000
YDbDr
Y: 146.370, Db: 47.589, Dr: 17.825
YPbPr
Y: 145.672, Pb: 17.420, Pr: -5.518
xvYCC
Y: 141.107, Cb: 143.302, Cr: 123.153
YIQ
Y: 146.370, I: -15.367, Q: 8.576
YUV
Y: 146.370, U: 15.566, V: -8.220
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/6 ΔE = 3.719
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 10.317

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