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#8997c7 Hex Color Code

#8997c7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8997c7 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8997c7 is comprised of 53.73% red, 59.22% green and 78.04% blue. In the HSL color space #8997c7 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 36% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.12 nm.

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#8997c7 linear gradient to complementary #bbb895

  1. #8997c7
  2. #939cbf
  3. #9da2b7
  4. #a5a7af
  5. #adada6
  6. #b4b29e
  7. #bbb895

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6c7ba9
  2. #7684b3
  3. #7f8dbd
  4. #8997c7
  5. #93a1d1
  6. #9dabdc
  7. #a7b4e6

Tones

  1. #8997c7
  2. #8f9ac2
  3. #959dbd
  4. #9a9fb8
  5. #9fa2b2
  6. #a4a5ad
  7. #a8a8a8

Tints and Shades

#8997c7 to white

  1. #8997c7
  2. #9da8d0
  3. #b1b8da
  4. #c4cae3
  5. #d8dbec
  6. #ebedf6
  7. #ffffff

#8997c7 to black

  1. #8997c7
  2. #717ca3
  3. #5a6280
  4. #44495f
  5. #2f323f
  6. #1b1c22
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c1
      #8999c9
      ΔE = 0.768 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. ★ 37-c2
      #8392c1
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  2. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 1.072 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Ice Land B5-D2-2
      #8898cc
      ΔE = 1.083 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. ★ Shallow Sea B6-D2-2
      #9098cc
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-4 Pageant Song
      #899ac9
      ΔE = 1.207 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 1.222 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. ★ 2-38-4 Precious Gem
      #8193c1
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Phlox / 58BB 33/270
      #8797cc
      ΔE = 1.270 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. ★ Blue Hyacinth / PPG1245-5
      #8394c5
      ΔE = 1.451 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2135 U
      #8598c6
      ΔE = 1.382 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. 2114 U
      #929cd1
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Hyacinth / PPG1245-5
      #8394c5
      ΔE = 1.451 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  9. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 1.558 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.18
      #859acb
      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Enchanted Evening
      #8798c3
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Cadet
      #7f9bd1
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  12. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7207 - Adora
      #8693c7
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 7215 - Florette
      #7e94c8
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Hyacinth / 246-5
      #8293c5
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6028
      #869ad1
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. ★ 6268
      #879bd1
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  15. Taubmans

    1. ★ Corlette / T08 24-3
      #869cce
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. Mystic Iris / T12 38.F1
      #7e98d0
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  16. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-R80B
      #7f94c4
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. S 2030-R70B
      #8e91c2
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  18. Olympic

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  19. Caparol

    1. 73 6 270 / Aquarell 40
      #9094c4
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  20. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Lisianthus / 39C-5
      #8894bc
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  21. Sikkens

    1. V0.25.55
      #8292c9
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. U4.25.55
      #7b94c7
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  22. KILZ

    1. Lavender Glow / B782
      #8e92c1
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  23. Diamond Vogel

    1. Mood Mode / 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  24. Colortrend

    1. 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  25. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  26. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  27. Nippon Paint

    1. Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Rich Expression / NP PB 1479 T
      #878fc0
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  28. Disney

    1. TSE3-1 Wendy Darling
      #899dc7
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 33.6%

#8997c7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8997c7 foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #8997c7">…</p>

#8997c7 background

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="background-color: #8997c7">…</p>

#8997c7 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8997c7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9017287
Binary
10001001, 10010111, 11000111
Hexadecimal
#8997c7
LRV
≈ 31.6%
Closest short hex
#89c ΔE = 1.061
RGB
rgb(137, 151, 199)
RGBA
rgba(137, 151, 199, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.281, g: 0.310, b: 0.409
RYB
red: 0.537%, yellow: 0.582%, blue: 0.780%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7759929 / 0xff8997c7
HSL
hsl(226, 36%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 36%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.452), saturation: 31% (0.312), value: 78% (0.780)
HSP
hue: 226.452, saturation: 31.156%, perceived brightness: 60.130%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.137, S: 44.121, L: 62.989
Cubehelix
H: -135.234, S: 0.402, L: 0.596
TSL
T: -2.378, S: 0.076, L: 0.597
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.312), magenta: 24% (0.241), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.220)
CMY
cyan: 46% (0.463), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 22% (0.220)
XYZ
X: 31.689, Y: 31.574, Z: 58.447
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.259, Y: 31.574
CIELab
L: 62.989, a: 6.234, b: -26.353
CIELuv
L: 62.989, u: -9.506, v: -41.628
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.989, C: 27.080, H: 283.310
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.989, C: 42.700, H: 257.137
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.191, a: 2.332, b: -22.337
CIECAM02
J: 52.896, C: 32.825, h: 264.163, Q: 143.293, M: 28.705, s: 44.757, H: 313.277
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.223, jaune: -4.634, green: 0.427
LMS
L: 27.294, M: 31.657, S: 58.001
YCbCr
Y: 146.815, Cb: 151.144, Cr: 118.446
YCgCo
Y: 159.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: 18.750
YDbDr
Y: 152.286, Db: 70.284, Dr: 29.078
YPbPr
Y: 151.474, Pb: 25.610, Pr: -9.208
xvYCC
Y: 146.089, Cb: 150.497, Cr: 119.911
YIQ
Y: 152.286, I: -23.761, Q: 11.974
YUV
Y: 152.286, U: 22.989, V: -13.410
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 2.354
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.532

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