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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
    2. ★ 37-c2
      #8392c1
      ΔE = 2.113
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Ice Land B5-D2-2
      #8898cc
      ΔE = 0.847
    2. ★ Shallow Sea B6-D2-2
      #9098cc
      ΔE = 1.922
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 1.154
    2. 2-38-4 Precious Gem
      #8193c1
      ΔE = 2.306
  4. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-4 Pageant Song
      #899ac9
      ΔE = 1.310
  5. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 1.508
  6. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7207 - Adora
      #8693c7
      ΔE = 1.622
    2. ★ 7215 - Florette
      #7e94c8
      ΔE = 2.267
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.18
      #859acb
      ΔE = 1.676
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Hyacinth / 246-5
      #8293c5
      ΔE = 1.796
    2. Mystic Iris / 146-5
      #8496d2
      ΔE = 2.778
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Hyacinth 246-5
      #8293c5
      ΔE = 1.796
    2. Mystic Iris 146-5
      #8496d2
      ΔE = 2.778
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Enchanted Evening
      #8798c3
      ΔE = 1.912
    2. Cadet
      #7f9bd1
      ΔE = 2.900
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6028
      #869ad1
      ΔE = 1.933
    2. ★ 6268
      #879bd1
      ΔE = 1.986
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Corlette / T08 24-3
      #869cce
      ΔE = 2.183
    2. Mystic Iris / T12 38.F1
      #7e98d0
      ΔE = 2.598
  13. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 2.202
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ 73 6 270 / Aquarell 40
      #9094c4
      ΔE = 2.289
    2. 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 2.324
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-R80B
      #7f94c4
      ΔE = 2.296
    2. S 2030-R70B
      #8e91c2
      ΔE = 2.935
  16. Olympic

    1. Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 2.338
  17. Diamond Vogel

    1. Mood Mode / 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 2.383
  18. Colortrend

    1. 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 2.383
  19. Sikkens

    1. V0.25.55
      #8292c9
      ΔE = 2.393
    2. U4.25.55
      #7b94c7
      ΔE = 2.845
  20. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dahlia - 6816
      #9194c5
      ΔE = 2.542
  21. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 2.711
  22. Nippon Paint

    1. Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 2.854
    2. Rich Expression / NP PB 1479 T
      #878fc0
      ΔE = 2.960
  23. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 2.883
  24. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7453
      #829cd4
      ΔE = 2.918
  25. Berger

    1. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 2.927
  26. Scib Paints

    1. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 2.927
  27. Vista Paint

    1. Florette
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 2.927

#8997c8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8997c8 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #8997c8">…</p>

#8997c8 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #8997c8">…</p>

#8997c8 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<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
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: 53.725%, yellow: 58.217%, blue: 78.431%
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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