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#8997b3 Hex Color Code

#8997b3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8997b3 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #8997b3 is comprised of 53.73% red, 59.22% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #8997b3 has a hue of 220° (degrees), 22% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.81 nm.

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#8997b3 linear gradient to complementary #aea68e

  1. #8997b3
  2. #9099ad
  3. #979ca7
  4. #9d9ea1
  5. #a3a19b
  6. #a9a394
  7. #aea68e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6d7b96
  2. #76849f
  3. #808ea9
  4. #8997b3
  5. #93a1bd
  6. #9caac7
  7. #a6b4d1

Tints and Shades

#8997b3 to white

  1. #8997b3
  2. #9ca8bf
  3. #b0b8cc
  4. #c3cad8
  5. #d7dbe5
  6. #ebedf2
  7. #ffffff

#8997b3 to black

  1. #8997b3
  2. #717c93
  3. #5a6273
  4. #444956
  5. #2e323a
  6. #1b1c20
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 108-3 C
      #8896b2
      ΔE = 0.380 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. ★ 16-3919 TPG
      #909bb5
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  2. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 2106
      #8c98b4
      ΔE = 0.748 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ Morning Jewel 3
      #8698b4
      ΔE = 1.059 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. 70BB 33/202
      #8d9abc
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  4. CIL

    1. ★ Bangor Blue
      #8b9ab6
      ΔE = 1.100 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.15.55
      #8497b3
      ΔE = 1.357 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  6. Colortrend

    1. ★ Swell
      #8595af
      ΔE = 1.376 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. ★ 0589
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Kings Court / 7224
      #8b9bb6
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  8. Glidden

    1. ★ Steel Blue / 30BB 33/163
      #8a9bb8
      ΔE = 1.535 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. New World Blue / 30BB 33/187
      #869bbd
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  9. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4198 Bangor Blue 50BB 33/164
      #8395b0
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. 4199 Visionary 50BB 33/187
      #7e94b4
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  10. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Geneva Blue 28-8
      #8e9bb5
      ΔE = 1.675 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  11. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Sapphire Blue / G85
      #8597b8
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  12. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Purple A40
      #8599b4
      ΔE = 1.748 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  13. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.12.18
      #8a97b8
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. ★ 57.12.18
      #899bbb
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  14. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Celestial Horizon / 0589
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  15. General Paint

    1. ★ Nova / CL 2374D
      #8295b5
      ΔE = 1.884 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  16. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #8393b2
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Light Opal
      #8294ac
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  17. Albany Paint

    1. ★ French Blue
      #8d9cb6
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  18. Behr

    1. ★ 600F-5 Blueberry Buckle
      #8492ad
      ΔE = 1.960 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. PMD-72 Periwinkle Dusk
      #8496ad
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  19. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-e4
      #8797b9
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. 34-e5
      #7f93b2
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Marble R171C
      #8399b7
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Paradise Found X88R186C
      #8399b2
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  21. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6118
      #8798ba
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  22. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-39-4 Violet Illusion
      #8f9bb3
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  23. Caparol

    1. ★ 72 4 246 / Lago 25
      #909cb8
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 2222
      #949cb8
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  24. Olympic

    1. ★ Fresh Lavender B45-4
      #8a93b2
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  25. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. ★ Bangor Blue / 50BB 33/164
      #8d9ab0
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  26. Crown Diamond

    1. 7354-42 Subtle Lavender
      #8094af
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  27. Volkswagen

    1. Silver Blue
      #7f94b2
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  28. AMC

    1. Viscount Medium Blue
      #8296af
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  29. Taubmans

    1. Skysail Blue / T10 38E-2
      #8391af
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. October Sky / T60-6
      #7f97b7
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  30. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Denim Tradition / 555
      #7f97b5
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. London Fog / 686
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  31. California Paints

    1. DE 5885 - Denim Tradition
      #7f97b5
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. DE 5920 - Mountains Majesty
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  32. Coronado Paint

    1. 7224 - Kings Court
      #8290ad
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  33. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R70B
      #8496ba
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  34. Resene

    1. Tiebreaker B70-022-264
      #8e97ab
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  35. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Adriatic
      #8a9eba
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  36. Martha Stewart Living

    1. June Iris B10
      #8b9db5
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  37. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dried Lavender - 9072
      #8595aa
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  38. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5212T Blue Wainscot
      #8398af
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  39. Sico

    1. 6172-52 Mozart
      #8c97aa
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 30.6%

#8997b3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8997b3 foreground

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="color: #8997b3">…</p>

#8997b3 background

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #8997b3">…</p>

#8997b3 shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8997b3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9017267
Binary
10001001, 10010111, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#8997b3
LRV
≈ 30.7%
Closest short hex
#89b ΔE = 1.958
RGB
rgb(137, 151, 179)
RGBA
rgba(137, 151, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.293, g: 0.323, b: 0.383
RYB
red: 0.537%, yellow: 0.578%, blue: 0.702%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7759949 / 0xff8997b3
HSL
hsl(220, 22%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 22%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.000), saturation: 23% (0.235), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 220.000, saturation: 23.464%, perceived brightness: 59.018%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 250.549, S: 25.896, L: 62.258
Cubehelix
H: -142.104, S: 0.258, L: 0.588
TSL
T: -2.102, S: 0.055, L: 0.588
CMYK
cyan: 23% (0.235), magenta: 16% (0.156), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 46% (0.463), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 30% (0.298)
XYZ
X: 29.518, Y: 30.705, Z: 47.011
xyY
x: 0.275, y: 0.286, Y: 30.705
CIELab
L: 62.258, a: 1.278, b: -16.234
CIELuv
L: 62.258, u: -8.710, v: -24.664
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.258, C: 16.284, H: 274.502
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.258, C: 26.157, H: 250.549
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.413, a: -1.887, b: -11.511
CIECAM02
J: 52.151, C: 22.577, h: 256.493, Q: 142.279, M: 19.743, s: 37.251, H: 309.276
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.165, jaune: -2.854, green: 0.666
LMS
L: 27.187, M: 31.641, S: 46.736
YCbCr
Y: 144.855, Cb: 142.364, Cr: 119.866
YCgCo
Y: 154.500, Cg: -3.500, Co: 23.750
YDbDr
Y: 150.006, Db: 43.624, Dr: 24.738
YPbPr
Y: 150.034, Pb: 15.610, Pr: -8.288
xvYCC
Y: 144.853, Cb: 141.712, Cr: 120.720
YIQ
Y: 150.006, I: -17.335, Q: 5.751
YUV
Y: 150.006, U: 14.269, V: -11.410
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/4 ΔE = 2.695
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 10.083

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