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#8997b8 Hex Color Code

#8997b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8997b8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8997b8 is comprised of 53.73% red, 59.22% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #8997b8 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 25% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.79 nm.

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#8997b8 linear gradient to complementary #b1ab90

  1. #8997b8
  2. #919ab1
  3. #989dab
  4. #9fa1a4
  5. #a5a49e
  6. #aba897
  7. #b1ab90

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6d7b9b
  2. #7684a4
  3. #7f8dae
  4. #8997b8
  5. #93a1c2
  6. #9caacc
  7. #a6b4d6

Tints and Shades

#8997b8 to white

  1. #8997b8
  2. #9ca8c4
  3. #b0b8cf
  4. #c3cadb
  5. #d7dbe7
  6. #ebedf3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8997b8 to black

  1. #8997b8
  2. #717c97
  3. #5a6277
  4. #444958
  5. #2e323b
  6. #1b1c20
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.12.18
      #8a97b8
      ΔE = 0.266 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. ★ 54.15.15
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6118
      #8798ba
      ΔE = 0.757 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 6071
      #87a0c7
      ΔE = 3.946 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2136 U
      #8695b6
      ΔE = 0.867 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. 10256 C
      #7d94ac
      ΔE = 4.811 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ Martian Skies 6 / 70BB 33/202
      #8998bc
      ΔE = 0.998 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Midnight Iris 2 / 90BB 32/126
      #9194ab
      ΔE = 3.852 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  5. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Sapphire Blue / G85
      #8597b8
      ΔE = 1.047 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 3.226 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purple Influence R170C
      #8798b7
      ΔE = 1.152 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. ★ Wild Blue Yonder R169C
      #8e96b7
      ΔE = 1.564 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3030-R70B
      #8496ba
      ΔE = 1.300 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R60B
      #8f93b8
      ΔE = 3.215 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  8. Glidden

    1. ★ Exquisite Blue Grey / 50BB 33/164
      #8f99b9
      ΔE = 1.425 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Byzantine Blue / 50BB 32/117
      #9399b0
      ΔE = 3.514 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  9. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 2106
      #8c98b4
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 2107
      #7792af
      ΔE = 4.836 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  10. Olympic

    1. ★ Fresh Lavender B45-4
      #8a93b2
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Blue Hyacinth A46-4
      #7d98c3
      ΔE = 3.711 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  11. General Paint

    1. ★ Nova / CL 2374D
      #8295b5
      ΔE = 1.795 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Hydrangea / CL 2354D
      #7e9ac5
      ΔE = 3.860 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  12. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Ticking Stripe / 30BB 33/211
      #819db8
      ΔE = 4.759 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  13. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0589
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Swell
      #8595af
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  14. ECOS Paints

    1. ★ Celestial Horizon (0589)
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Himalaya Sky (0597)
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 3.592 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue 70BB 33/202
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 4273 Elevator 10RB 35/167
      #9692b0
      ΔE = 4.846 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  16. Behr

    1. 8502 French Violet
      #8a9dc1
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Augusta PPOC-63
      #849cb6
      ΔE = 4.127 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  17. Vista Paint

    1. King's Court
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Barrymore
      #9a96b0
      ΔE = 5.096 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  18. Berger

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. South Port / 7271
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 3.915 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  19. Scib Paints

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. South Port / 7271
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 3.915 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  20. Clark+Kensington

    1. Tremezzo / 39B-5
      #8c93b7
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Hamilton Heights / 40B-5
      #898ba7
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  21. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8b9bb6
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #959ec0
      ΔE = 3.332 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  22. Taubmans

    1. Skysail Blue / T10 38E-2
      #8391af
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. Violet Veil / T12 38.E10
      #9597ab
      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  23. Nerolac

    1. Delta - 2354
      #939cba
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. Chinese Blue - 2991
      #8a9db3
      ΔE = 4.568 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  24. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Geneva Blue 28-8
      #8e9bb5
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. Sultry Step 27-9
      #7f9cbd
      ΔE = 3.771 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  25. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 4-40-4 Far Away
      #959eb5
      ΔE = 4.141 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  26. Bristol

    1. Blue Hyacinth / P107-C4
      #8198c1
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Violet Veil / P104-C5
      #9597ab
      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  27. Volkswagen

    1. Silver Blue
      #7f94b2
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Glacier Blue
      #898fac
      ΔE = 3.380 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  28. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25240
      #7f99bb
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Federal Standard 35231
      #7d91b9
      ΔE = 3.407 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  29. Levis

    1. Shady Purple A40
      #8599b4
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Atl Soleil B8
      #8699ad
      ΔE = 4.944 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  30. Albany Paint

    1. French Blue
      #8d9cb6
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 4.710 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  31. Earthpaint

    1. 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #868faf
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. 3-40-4 Lilac Sachet
      #8b90af
      ΔE = 3.105 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  32. Sikkens

    1. T9.15.55
      #899cb7
      ΔE = 3.018 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. T3.14.55
      #8497ac
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  33. Coronado Paint

    1. 7224 - Kings Court
      #8290ad
      ΔE = 3.055 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. 7192 - Barrymore
      #9294aa
      ΔE = 4.231 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  34. Dutch Boy

    1. Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 3.069 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Eclectic Plum
      #908fac
      ΔE = 4.492 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  35. California Paints

    1. DE 5885 - Denim Tradition
      #7f97b5
      ΔE = 3.076 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. DE 5927 - Charcoal Dust
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 3.082 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  36. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Charcoal Dust / 768
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 3.082 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Downpour / 577
      #819ab1
      ΔE = 5.097 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  37. Plascon

    1. Frosted Edge B4-D2-2
      #849cc4
      ΔE = 3.090 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Mirage Jet B3-E2-2
      #7490b0
      ΔE = 5.061 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  38. Chrysler

    1. Robin Egg Blue
      #7d98ba
      ΔE = 3.116 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Bluebonnet Blue
      #788eaa
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  39. Mylands of London

    1. Wedgewood
      #879ebe
      ΔE = 3.119 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  40. Ressource Peintures

    1. Della Robbia Blue / HC108
      #7d99c0
      ΔE = 3.286 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  41. Benjamin Moore

    1. Steel Blue / 823
      #889fc0
      ΔE = 3.301 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. Violet Stone / 2069-40
      #8f90b1
      ΔE = 3.858 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  42. RAL

    1. RAL 270 60 20
      #7b93b4
      ΔE = 3.301 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. RAL 270 60 15
      #8293ac
      ΔE = 3.542 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  43. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Adriatic
      #8a9eba
      ΔE = 3.336 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 3.345 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  44. Crown Diamond

    1. 7354-42 Subtle Lavender
      #8094af
      ΔE = 3.341 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 7351-42 Pale Purple
      #979dbc
      ΔE = 3.459 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  45. KILZ

    1. Sea Lavender / B771
      #919eb8
      ΔE = 3.353 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Lake Periwinkle / B891
      #7d9dc5
      ΔE = 4.294 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  46. Auro

    1. Artichoke
      #8890aa
      ΔE = 3.388 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. Agapanthus
      #99a2c6
      ΔE = 4.901 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  47. Beckers

    1. Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 3.457 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  48. Disney

    1. TSE3-1 Wendy Darling
      #899dc7
      ΔE = 3.510 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 5.029 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  49. Wattyl

    1. Mood Music / D68W
      #8994bf
      ΔE = 3.510 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Seventh Wonder / D57W
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 3.802 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  50. Tollens

    1. T2095-1
      #9092b6
      ΔE = 3.605 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. T2008-3
      #92a1bd
      ΔE = 3.967 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  51. Matthews Paint

    1. Quiet Refuge / 12204
      #909fc6
      ΔE = 3.609 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. Blue Nose / 7455
      #7993b3
      ΔE = 3.871 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  52. AMC

    1. Viscount Medium Blue
      #8296af
      ΔE = 3.620 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Medium Blue
      #748db2
      ΔE = 5.125 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  53. New Look

    1. Dynamic Duo / F30-09
      #8492aa
      ΔE = 3.625 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Starburst Galaxy / F30-03
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 3.802 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  54. Duron

    1. Bracing Blue
      #7c91ae
      ΔE = 3.820 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  55. Resene

    1. Zephyr B68-045-263
      #809ac6
      ΔE = 3.856 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Rock Blue B72-025-255
      #93a2ba
      ΔE = 4.890 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  56. Jotun

    1. 4197 / Celeber
      #8d8fb0
      ΔE = 3.856 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  57. Martha Stewart Living

    1. June Iris B10
      #8b9db5
      ΔE = 3.866 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  58. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Fresh Lavender / PPG1170-5
      #8e90b4
      ΔE = 3.881 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. Blueberry Muffin / PPG1164-5
      #8290a6
      ΔE = 4.656 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  59. Focoltone

    1. 1046
      #859fbe
      ΔE = 3.923 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  60. Porter Paints

    1. Skysail Blue / 346-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 3.988 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Blueberry Muffin / 547-5
      #8290a6
      ΔE = 4.656 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  61. Asian Paints

    1. Window Blue / 9143
      #8593c0
      ΔE = 4.015 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Picture Perfect / 7295
      #7291b3
      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  62. Loop

    1. Monpellier / LP-215
      #7c97b4
      ΔE = 4.016 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  63. Caparol

    1. 67 21 218 / Eisenoxidschwarz 35
      #9090b0
      ΔE = 4.048 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. 2204
      #98a0c4
      ΔE = 4.374 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  64. CIL

    1. Ticking Stripe
      #7f9dbe
      ΔE = 4.080 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Florentine Blue
      #899bb0
      ΔE = 4.534 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  65. Kelly-Moore

    1. Tianna's Eyes / KM3094-2
      #8e96a9
      ΔE = 4.335 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Piece of the Sky / KM3125-2
      #7b99b4
      ΔE = 5.074 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  66. Sico

    1. 6172-52 Mozart
      #8c97aa
      ΔE = 4.368 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  67. Krylon

    1. Peekaboo Blue
      #83a1c5
      ΔE = 4.602 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  68. Ford

    1. Medium Blue Diamond Bright
      #7c9ec2
      ΔE = 4.726 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. Light Amethyst
      #999fb5
      ΔE = 4.889 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  69. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c1
      #8999c9
      ΔE = 4.757 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 33-d4
      #7d9fc0
      ΔE = 5.103 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  70. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-R80B
      #7f94c4
      ΔE = 4.781 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. S 2030-R90B
      #759abf
      ΔE = 5.060 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  71. Nippon Paint

    1. Spring Crocus / NP PB 1497 T
      #8fa0cc
      ΔE = 4.822 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 4.982 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  72. Laura Ashley

    1. 44-15 Foxglove Blue
      #84a2c6
      ΔE = 4.841 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. 1415 Lavender Pebble
      #979aad
      ΔE = 4.970 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  73. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Lobelia - 6809
      #7498be
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Bluesy Note - 9064
      #7c9ab5
      ΔE = 5.055 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  74. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10446
      #80a0ca
      ΔE = 4.936 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. CF10456
      #9ba1c6
      ΔE = 5.167 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  75. Crown Paint

    1. Pencil Skirt Grey
      #8e97a8
      ΔE = 4.941 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  76. Diamond Vogel

    1. Lavender Spectacle / 1283
      #9a97b0
      ΔE = 4.985 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Velvet Crest / 1248
      #9694bd
      ΔE = 5.246 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  77. Peintures MF

    1. Ton de bleu
      #7294b9
      ΔE = 4.989 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. Tout est possible
      #748db4
      ΔE = 5.176 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  78. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 654
      #918eac
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 5.161 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  79. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80325,XF25
      #7a8ba9
      ΔE = 5.070 / LRV ≈ 25.5%

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#8997b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8997b8 foreground

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="color: #8997b8">…</p>

#8997b8 background

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #8997b8">…</p>

#8997b8 shadow

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8997b8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9017272
Binary
10001001, 10010111, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#8997b8
LRV
≈ 30.9%
Closest short hex
#89b ΔE = 0.925
RGB
rgb(137, 151, 184)
RGBA
rgba(137, 151, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.290, g: 0.320, b: 0.390
RYB
red: 53.725%, yellow: 57.956%, blue: 72.157%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7759944 / 0xff8997b8
HSL
hsl(222, 25%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 25%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.128), saturation: 26% (0.255), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 222.128, saturation: 25.543%, perceived brightness: 59.287%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.860, S: 30.359, L: 62.433
Cubehelix
H: -139.767, S: 0.293, L: 0.590
TSL
T: -2.192, S: 0.061, L: 0.590
CMYK
cyan: 26% (0.255), magenta: 18% (0.179), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 46% (0.463), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 30.033, Y: 30.911, Z: 49.722
xyY
x: 0.271, y: 0.279, Y: 30.911
CIELab
L: 62.433, a: 2.483, b: -18.785
CIELuv
L: 62.433, u: -8.907, v: -28.882
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.433, C: 18.948, H: 277.530
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.433, C: 30.224, H: 252.860
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.598, a: -0.876, b: -14.105
CIECAM02
J: 52.330, C: 25.202, h: 259.227, Q: 142.523, M: 22.038, s: 39.323, H: 310.685
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.179, jaune: -3.299, green: 0.601
LMS
L: 27.212, M: 31.645, S: 49.407
YCbCr
Y: 145.345, Cb: 144.559, Cr: 119.511
YCoCg
Y: 155.750, Cg: -4.750, Co: 22.500
YDbDr
Y: 150.576, Db: 50.289, Dr: 25.823
YPbPr
Y: 150.394, Pb: 18.110, Pr: -8.518
xvYCC
Y: 145.162, Cb: 143.908, Cr: 120.518
YIQ
Y: 150.576, I: -18.942, Q: 7.307
YUV
Y: 150.576, U: 16.449, V: -11.910
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 2.368
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 9.529

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