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#8997c8 Hex Color Code

#8997c8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8997c8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8997c8 is comprised of 53.73% red, 59.22% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #8997c8 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 36% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.99 nm.

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#8997c8 linear gradient to complementary #bcb995

  1. #8997c8
  2. #949cc0
  3. #9da2b7
  4. #a6a8af
  5. #aeada7
  6. #b5b39e
  7. #bcb995

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6c7baa
  2. #7684b4
  3. #7f8dbe
  4. #8997c8
  5. #93a1d2
  6. #9dabdd
  7. #a7b4e7

Tones

  1. #8997c8
  2. #8f9ac3
  3. #959dbe
  4. #9aa0b9
  5. #a0a3b3
  6. #a4a6ae
  7. #a9a9a9

Tints and Shades

#8997c8 to white

  1. #8997c8
  2. #9da8d1
  3. #b1b8da
  4. #c4cae3
  5. #d8dbed
  6. #ebedf6
  7. #ffffff

#8997c8 to black

  1. #8997c8
  2. #717ca3
  3. #5a6280
  4. #44495f
  5. #2f3240
  6. #1b1c22
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c1
      #8999c9
      ΔE = 0.833 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. ★ 37-c2
      #8392c1
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Ice Land B5-D2-2
      #8898cc
      ΔE = 0.847 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. ★ Shallow Sea B6-D2-2
      #9098cc
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Phlox / 58BB 33/270
      #8797cc
      ΔE = 1.011 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 1.154 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 2-38-4 Precious Gem
      #8193c1
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  5. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 1.301 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-4 Pageant Song
      #899ac9
      ΔE = 1.310 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Hyacinth / PPG1245-5
      #8394c5
      ΔE = 1.486 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  8. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 1.508 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  9. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7207 - Adora
      #8693c7
      ΔE = 1.622 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. ★ 7215 - Florette
      #7e94c8
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.18
      #859acb
      ΔE = 1.676 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Hyacinth / 246-5
      #8293c5
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Mystic Iris / 146-5
      #8496d2
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Enchanted Evening
      #8798c3
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Cadet
      #7f9bd1
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ Corlette / T08 24-3
      #869cce
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. Blue Heron / T10 38B-2
      #8297c2
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  14. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  15. Caparol

    1. ★ 73 6 270 / Aquarell 40
      #9094c4
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-R80B
      #7f94c4
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. S 2030-R70B
      #8e91c2
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  17. Olympic

    1. Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2129 UP
      #8298c5
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 2718 UP
      #7e95c2
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  19. Colortrend

    1. 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. Mood Mode / 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  21. Sikkens

    1. V0.25.55
      #8292c9
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. U4.25.55
      #7b94c7
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6316
      #8193c0
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. 6029
      #7e97cf
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  23. KILZ

    1. Lavender Glow / B782
      #8e92c1
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  24. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Lisianthus / 39C-5
      #8894bc
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  25. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  26. Nippon Paint

    1. Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Rich Expression / NP PB 1479 T
      #878fc0
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  27. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  28. Vista Paint

    1. Florette
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  29. Scib Paints

    1. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  30. Berger

    1. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 30.0%

#8997c8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8997c8 foreground

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #8997c8">…</p>

#8997c8 background

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #8997c8">…</p>

#8997c8 shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8997c8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9017288
Binary
10001001, 10010111, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#8997c8
LRV
≈ 31.6%
Closest short hex
#89c ΔE = 0.929
RGB
rgb(137, 151, 200)
RGBA
rgba(137, 151, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.281, g: 0.309, b: 0.410
RYB
red: 0.537%, yellow: 0.582%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7759928 / 0xff8997c8
HSL
hsl(227, 36%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 36%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.667), saturation: 32% (0.315), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 226.667, saturation: 31.500%, perceived brightness: 60.188%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.335, S: 45.058, L: 63.028
Cubehelix
H: -135.016, S: 0.409, L: 0.597
TSL
T: -2.388, S: 0.078, L: 0.598
CMYK
cyan: 32% (0.315), magenta: 24% (0.245), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 46% (0.463), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 31.806, Y: 31.621, Z: 59.060
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.258, Y: 31.621
CIELab
L: 63.028, a: 6.491, b: -26.852
CIELuv
L: 63.028, u: -9.546, v: -42.481
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.028, C: 27.626, H: 283.590
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.028, C: 43.540, H: 257.335
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.232, a: 2.555, b: -22.909
CIECAM02
J: 52.936, C: 33.317, h: 264.383, Q: 143.346, M: 29.136, s: 45.084, H: 313.394
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.226, jaune: -4.723, green: 0.416
LMS
L: 27.300, M: 31.658, S: 58.605
YCbCr
Y: 146.913, Cb: 151.583, Cr: 118.375
YCgCo
Y: 159.750, Cg: -8.750, Co: 18.500
YDbDr
Y: 152.400, Db: 71.617, Dr: 29.295
YPbPr
Y: 151.546, Pb: 26.110, Pr: -9.254
xvYCC
Y: 146.151, Cb: 150.936, Cr: 119.871
YIQ
Y: 152.400, I: -24.082, Q: 12.285
YUV
Y: 152.400, U: 23.425, V: -13.510
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 2.344
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.429

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