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#8991bb Hex Color Code

#8991bb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8991bb is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8991bb is comprised of 53.73% red, 56.86% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #8991bb has a hue of 230° (degrees), 27% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.38 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#8991bb linear gradient to complementary #b2b192

  1. #8991bb
  2. #9196b4
  3. #999bae
  4. #a0a1a7
  5. #a6a6a0
  6. #acac99
  7. #b2b192

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6d769e
  2. #767fa8
  3. #8088b1
  4. #8991bb
  5. #929ac5
  6. #9ca4cf
  7. #a6add9

Tones

  1. #8991bb
  2. #8e94b7
  3. #9297b3
  4. #9699af
  5. #9a9caa
  6. #9e9fa6
  7. #a2a2a2

Tints and Shades

#8991bb to white

  1. #8991bb
  2. #9ca2c6
  3. #b0b4d1
  4. #c4c7dd
  5. #d7d9e8
  6. #ebecf4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8991bb to black

  1. #8991bb
  2. #717799
  3. #5a5f78
  4. #444759
  5. #2f303c
  6. #1b1c21
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2115 UP
      #8c93bf
      ΔE = 1.099 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. 10238 C
      #8789a9
      ΔE = 4.122 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #8c90b7
      ΔE = 1.186 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 3-40-4 Lilac Sachet
      #8b90af
      ΔE = 3.047 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  3. KILZ

    1. ★ Violet Velvet / B731
      #8e92ba
      ΔE = 1.212 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. ★ Lavender Glow / B782
      #8e92c1
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  4. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Purple Lisianthus / 39C-5
      #8894bc
      ΔE = 1.476 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Checkmate / 38B-5
      #7e8eae
      ΔE = 4.367 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ Lilac Heather 2
      #8b90b5
      ΔE = 1.478 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. 05RB 32/259
      #9390be
      ΔE = 3.122 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  6. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Window Blue / 9143
      #8593c0
      ΔE = 1.538 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Blue Glory / 7247
      #7994cc
      ΔE = 4.930 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  7. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7200 - Royal Glimmer
      #8d93b8
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. 7167 - Hermosa
      #9697c1
      ΔE = 3.282 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  8. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3030-R60B
      #8f93b8
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R70B
      #8496ba
      ΔE = 3.497 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Liverpool Sea Holly R157C
      #8e94c2
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Wild Blue Yonder R169C
      #8e96b7
      ΔE = 3.014 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  10. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Regal Haze 29-10
      #8c92b5
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  11. New Look

    1. ★ Starburst Galaxy / F30-03
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  12. Wattyl

    1. ★ Seventh Wonder / D57W
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Agapantha / D67W
      #8089af
      ΔE = 3.460 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue 70BB 33/202
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 4273 Elevator 10RB 35/167
      #9692b0
      ΔE = 4.360 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  14. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.15
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 54.12.18
      #8a97b8
      ΔE = 3.527 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-R70B
      #8e91c2
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. S 2030-R80B
      #7f94c4
      ΔE = 3.067 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  16. Berger

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #9794be
      ΔE = 3.373 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  17. Vista Paint

    1. King's Court
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Florette
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  18. Scib Paints

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Skysail Blue / PPG1167-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Romanesque Grape 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 4.504 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  20. Plascon

    1. Broken Shell B6-E2-2
      #888cbc
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. Moon Rock P1-E2-2
      #908cbc
      ΔE = 3.684 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Brave Purple - 6823
      #968db8
      ΔE = 4.330 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  22. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Hyacinth / 246-5
      #8293c5
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. French Violet / 344-5
      #998eb4
      ΔE = 4.920 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  23. RAL

    1. RAL 280 60 20
      #8390b3
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. RAL 280 60 15
      #868fa9
      ΔE = 4.758 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  24. Jotun

    1. 4197 / Celeber
      #8d8fb0
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  25. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #858caf
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 4.693 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  26. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10465
      #9492bf
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. CF10453
      #858bbe
      ΔE = 3.265 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  27. Dutch Boy

    1. Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Eclectic Plum
      #908fac
      ΔE = 4.008 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  28. Diamond Vogel

    1. Velvet Crest / 1248
      #9694bd
      ΔE = 3.093 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. Mood Mode / 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 3.926 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  29. Caparol

    1. 67 21 218 / Eisenoxidschwarz 35
      #9090b0
      ΔE = 3.174 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 4.967 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  30. Olympic

    1. French Violet B44-4
      #9391b3
      ΔE = 3.176 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Fresh Lavender B45-4
      #8a93b2
      ΔE = 3.181 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  31. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35231
      #7d91b9
      ΔE = 3.187 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  32. Ford

    1. Portofino Blue
      #7b8eb8
      ΔE = 3.221 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Gray
      #8393b2
      ΔE = 4.151 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  33. Devoe Paint

    1. Boho Chic / 90BB 31/208
      #9291b1
      ΔE = 3.350 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Lilac Splendor / 90BB 26/227
      #8787aa
      ΔE = 4.295 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  34. GM / General Motors

    1. Iris
      #7d8cb2
      ΔE = 3.383 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  35. Volkswagen

    1. Glacier Blue
      #898fac
      ΔE = 3.697 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  36. Beckers

    1. Dyning 767 / 3021-R92B
      #918dbe
      ΔE = 3.766 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 3.867 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  37. Laura Ashley

    1. 1604 Lilac 4
      #948db7
      ΔE = 3.804 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  38. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 674
      #7b89b9
      ΔE = 3.834 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. 654
      #918eac
      ΔE = 4.128 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  39. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 3.847 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 7351-52 Lively Purple
      #8087a9
      ΔE = 4.554 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  40. Resene

    1. Beyond B66-035-274
      #808aac
      ΔE = 3.888 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Ship Cove B66-039-263
      #7988ab
      ΔE = 5.077 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  41. Peintures MF

    1. Frédéricton
      #8f8ab8
      ΔE = 3.891 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
    2. Tout est possible
      #748db4
      ΔE = 5.130 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  42. Crayola

    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 3.897 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. Blue Bell
      #9999cc / #99c
      ΔE = 5.114 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  43. Nerolac

    1. Blue Abundance - 4238
      #7d96c1
      ΔE = 3.968 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Violet Velour - 2341
      #9497ce
      ΔE = 4.958 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  44. Bristol

    1. Blue Hyacinth / P107-C4
      #8198c1
      ΔE = 3.982 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 4.812 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  45. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #8987b0
      ΔE = 3.987 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 4.631 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  46. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6119
      #7e94b9
      ΔE = 4.016 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. 6311
      #9a94bb
      ΔE = 4.130 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  47. Behr

    1. PMD-13
      #8192b2
      ΔE = 4.112 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. 8502 French Violet
      #8a9dc1
      ΔE = 5.078 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  48. Benjamin Moore

    1. Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 4.120 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Snugglepuss / 1405
      #9d95bc
      ΔE = 4.855 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  49. Taubmans

    1. Skysail Blue / T10 38E-2
      #8391af
      ΔE = 4.147 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. Mystic Iris / T12 38.F1
      #7e98d0
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  50. Crown Paint

    1. 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 4.148 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  51. Dulux Australia

    1. Sapphire Blue / G85
      #8597b8
      ΔE = 4.242 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 4.652 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  52. Tollens

    1. T2097-3
      #928bba
      ΔE = 4.252 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. T2097-4
      #8b85ac
      ΔE = 5.084 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  53. Kelly-Moore

    1. Grape Gathering / KM3062-3
      #8886af
      ΔE = 4.296 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  54. Sikkens

    1. U4.25.55
      #7994c7
      ΔE = 4.316 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. U3.27.51
      #7291c0
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  55. Nippon Paint

    1. Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 4.336 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Purple Lights / NP PB 1448 T
      #8785b6
      ΔE = 4.976 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  56. Dupont

    1. CAS676
      #958cb7
      ΔE = 4.366 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  57. Duron

    1. Dahlia
      #9194cb
      ΔE = 4.380 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Soulful Blue
      #8484aa
      ΔE = 4.994 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  58. CIL

    1. Harlequin
      #788fb5
      ΔE = 4.470 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 5.030 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  59. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Charcoal Dust / 768
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 4.476 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  60. California Paints

    1. DE 5927 - Charcoal Dust
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 4.476 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  61. General Paint

    1. Nova / CL 2374D
      #8295b5
      ΔE = 4.500 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Hydrangea / CL 2354D
      #7e9ac5
      ΔE = 5.021 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  62. Albany Paint

    1. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 4.583 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 4.817 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  63. Colortrend

    1. 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 4.613 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 0589
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 5.245 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  64. Chrysler

    1. Iris
      #8b88a8
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. Sky Blue
      #7f87a7
      ΔE = 4.984 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  65. Disney

    1. TSE3-1 Wendy Darling
      #899dc7
      ΔE = 4.698 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 5.174 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  66. Tikkurila

    1. 2106
      #8c98b4
      ΔE = 4.766 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  67. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-d2
      #7492c2
      ΔE = 4.801 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 5.200 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  68. Sico

    1. 6048-52 Easter Lily Purple
      #9b93b4
      ΔE = 4.939 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  69. Glidden

    1. Centurion Blue / 30BB 27/209
      #768eb3
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. New World Blue / 30BB 33/187
      #869bbd
      ΔE = 5.171 / LRV ≈ 32.2%

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#8991bb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8991bb foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #8991bb">…</p>

#8991bb background

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #8991bb">…</p>

#8991bb shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8991bb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9015739
Binary
10001001, 10010001, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#8991bb
LRV
≈ 29.2%
Closest short hex
#89c ΔE = 3.733
RGB
rgb(137, 145, 187)
RGBA
rgba(137, 145, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.292, g: 0.309, b: 0.399
RYB
red: 53.725%, yellow: 56.430%, blue: 73.333%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7761477 / 0xff8991bb
HSL
hsl(230, 27%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 27%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.400), saturation: 27% (0.267), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 230.400, saturation: 26.738%, perceived brightness: 58.087%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.815, S: 35.823, L: 60.919
Cubehelix
H: -131.363, S: 0.331, L: 0.577
TSL
T: -2.550, S: 0.064, L: 0.578
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 22% (0.225), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 46% (0.463), magenta: 43% (0.431), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 29.409, Y: 29.156, Z: 51.082
xyY
x: 0.268, y: 0.266, Y: 29.156
CIELab
L: 60.919, a: 6.634, b: -22.786
CIELuv
L: 60.919, u: -6.417, v: -35.717
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.919, C: 23.732, H: 286.233
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.919, C: 36.289, H: 259.815
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.997, a: 2.726, b: -18.293
CIECAM02
J: 50.762, C: 28.783, h: 268.113, Q: 140.371, M: 25.170, s: 42.345, H: 315.397
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.209, jaune: -4.026, green: 0.132
LMS
L: 25.781, M: 29.112, S: 50.719
YCbCr
Y: 142.615, Cb: 147.622, Cr: 121.506
YCoCg
Y: 153.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: 21.750
YDbDr
Y: 147.396, Db: 59.586, Dr: 19.778
YPbPr
Y: 146.320, Pb: 21.920, Pr: -5.932
xvYCC
Y: 141.663, Cb: 147.255, Cr: 122.789
YIQ
Y: 147.396, I: -18.259, Q: 11.376
YUV
Y: 147.396, U: 19.490, V: -9.120
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/6 ΔE = 3.427
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 9.501

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