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#8997cb Hex Color Code

#8997cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8997cb is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8997cb is comprised of 53.73% red, 59.22% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #8997cb has a hue of 227° (degrees), 39% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.64 nm.

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  1. Warragamba Dam Day
  2. Boston, Massachusetts, USA
  3. Japanese Hydrangea and longicorn beetle

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#8997cb linear gradient to complementary #bdbb97

  1. #8997cb
  2. #949dc3
  3. #9ea3ba
  4. #a6a9b2
  5. #afafa9
  6. #b6b5a0
  7. #bdbb97

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6c7bad
  2. #7584b7
  3. #7f8dc1
  4. #8997cb
  5. #93a1d5
  6. #9dabe0
  7. #a7b5ea

Tones

  1. #8997cb
  2. #8f9ac6
  3. #959dc0
  4. #9ba0bb
  5. #a0a4b5
  6. #a5a7b0
  7. #aaaaaa / #aaa

Tints and Shades

#8997cb to white

  1. #8997cb
  2. #9da8d4
  3. #b1b8dc
  4. #c4cae5
  5. #d8dbee
  6. #ebedf6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8997cb to black

  1. #8997cb
  2. #717ca6
  3. #5a6282
  4. #444960
  5. #2f3240
  6. #1b1c23
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Phlox / 58BB 33/270
      #8797cc
      ΔE = 0.440 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #7a8bc3
      ΔE = 4.750 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Ice Land B5-D2-2
      #8898cc
      ΔE = 0.498 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Broken Shell B6-E2-2
      #888cbc
      ΔE = 4.240 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 17-3929 TPG / Pale Iris
      #8b96c9
      ΔE = 0.668 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. ★ 2135 U
      #8598c6
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 1.290 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 1-37-4 Bonnie Blue
      #809dce
      ΔE = 3.729 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  5. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7207 - Adora
      #8693c7
      ΔE = 1.464 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 7167 - Hermosa
      #9697c1
      ΔE = 3.493 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  6. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 1.613 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  7. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Mood Mode / 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Velvet Crest / 1248
      #9694bd
      ΔE = 4.151 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  8. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 3.086 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  9. ECOS Paints

    1. ★ Mood Mode (1269)
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Velvet Crest (1248)
      #9694bd
      ΔE = 4.151 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  10. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  11. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.18
      #859acb
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. 57.15.18
      #829dc9
      ΔE = 4.229 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Hyacinth / 246-5
      #8293c5
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 5.105 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 2.061 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 2213
      #8c90c8
      ΔE = 3.213 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  14. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Vinca Blue / 13836
      #8c92c5
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Baby Blue Metallic / 45612
      #8e9cc2
      ΔE = 3.871 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. Florette
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. South Port
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 4.102 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  16. Berger

    1. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Adora / 7207
      #9092cb
      ΔE = 3.297 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  17. Taubmans

    1. Corlette / T08 24-3
      #869cce
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. Lavender Dream / T57-6
      #8c8fc4
      ΔE = 3.372 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  18. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #899fcf
      ΔE = 3.304 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  19. Wattyl

    1. Mood Music / D68W
      #8994bf
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Seventh Wonder / D57W
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  20. Sikkens

    1. V0.25.55
      #7f91c7
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. V0.20.60
      #959fcd
      ΔE = 3.462 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  21. KILZ

    1. Lavender Glow / B782
      #8e92c1
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Violet Velvet / B731
      #8e92ba
      ΔE = 3.651 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  22. Olympic

    1. Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Blue Hyacinth A46-4
      #7d98c3
      ΔE = 4.322 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  23. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-R80B
      #7f94c4
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. S 2030-R70B
      #8e91c2
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  24. Duron

    1. Dahlia
      #9194cb
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  25. Dutch Boy

    1. Pledge of Allegiance
      #7d92cc
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 4.112 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6076
      #8292c0
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. 6311
      #9a94bb
      ΔE = 5.220 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  27. New Look

    1. Starburst Galaxy / F30-03
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  28. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 3.014 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 4.768 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  29. Nippon Paint

    1. Rich Expression / NP PB 1479 T
      #878fc0
      ΔE = 3.032 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Nigara Nights / NP PB 1486 T
      #7d8fc1
      ΔE = 3.535 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  30. Ressource Peintures

    1. Karachi / OROC33
      #9293c9
      ΔE = 3.090 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Bleu Avril / I35
      #7e8bbf
      ΔE = 4.502 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  31. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Glory / 7247
      #7994cc
      ΔE = 3.103 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Blue Illusion / 9167
      #7396cf
      ΔE = 4.183 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  32. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Romanesque Grape 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 3.104 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. Aphrodite 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 4.763 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  33. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Lisianthus / 39C-5
      #8894bc
      ΔE = 3.246 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Paris Escape / 40D-3
      #8e8dbb
      ΔE = 4.506 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  34. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 3.264 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 7353-42 Sound of Music
      #839ec8
      ΔE = 4.745 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  35. Tollens

    1. T2007-1
      #7992ca
      ΔE = 3.271 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. T2095-1
      #9092b6
      ΔE = 4.574 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  36. Scib Paints

    1. Adora / 7207
      #9092cb
      ΔE = 3.297 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  37. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Autumn Crocus 28-9
      #879fd1
      ΔE = 3.308 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Painted Sunset 29-9
      #9e9ec8
      ΔE = 4.920 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  38. Disney

    1. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 3.326 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. TSE3-1 Wendy Darling
      #899dc7
      ΔE = 3.634 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  39. Behr

    1. Pageant Song 600B-4
      #90a0ce
      ΔE = 3.528 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. 8502 French Violet
      #8a9dc1
      ΔE = 4.879 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  40. Apple Barrel

    1. Petunia Purple / 20226 / 20474
      #9999cc / #99c
      ΔE = 3.536 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Wisteria / 21977E
      #9a9ccd
      ΔE = 3.718 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  41. Crayola

    1. Blue Bell
      #9999cc / #99c
      ΔE = 3.536 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  42. Benjamin Moore

    1. Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 3.662 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Brazilian Blue / 817
      #6f95cd
      ΔE = 4.914 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  43. Krylon

    1. Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 3.697 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  44. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #979ec9
      ΔE = 3.727 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 4.405 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  45. Little Greene

    1. Jean
      #8492d4
      ΔE = 3.842 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  46. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10465
      #9492bf
      ΔE = 3.851 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. CF10439
      #7fa0cf
      ΔE = 5.086 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  47. Resene

    1. Zephyr B68-045-263
      #809ac6
      ΔE = 3.863 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 3.900 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  48. Bristol

    1. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 3.872 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 4.834 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  49. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 2
      #9895c3
      ΔE = 3.898 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. 05RB 32/259
      #9390be
      ΔE = 4.213 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  50. Nerolac

    1. Faraway Blue - 4240
      #7592cb
      ΔE = 3.911 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Blue Abundance - 4238
      #7d96c1
      ΔE = 4.116 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  51. RAL

    1. RAL 280 60 30
      #7990c2
      ΔE = 3.911 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. RAL 280 60 25
      #7e8fbb
      ΔE = 4.186 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  52. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-d
      #7e9ed2
      ΔE = 4.026 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 4.517 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  53. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 4.059 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 4.757 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  54. Kelly-Moore

    1. Royal Regatta / KM3102-2
      #85a1d6
      ΔE = 4.076 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 4.443 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  55. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 4.147 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Clear Purple A60
      #7090c9
      ΔE = 4.921 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  56. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Bell
      #7798ca
      ΔE = 4.227 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. Aster
      #8d9bbc
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  57. CIL

    1. Boho Chic
      #8f92b7
      ΔE = 4.297 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 5.202 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  58. ICI Paints

    1. 4249 Pure Orchid 90BB 36/188
      #9195b8
      ΔE = 4.355 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Basin Street Blue 70BB 33/202
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 4.500 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  59. ProMarker

    1. China Blue
      #768ec6
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Cobalt Blue
      #87a3d7
      ΔE = 4.674 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  60. Dulux Australia

    1. Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 4.430 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  61. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu gitan
      #7c8cbe
      ΔE = 4.433 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Sauge gentiane
      #768dbe
      ΔE = 5.005 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  62. General Paint

    1. Hydrangea / CL 2354D
      #7e9ac5
      ΔE = 4.455 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  63. Delta

    1. GP Purple / 020910202W
      #9b95c9
      ΔE = 4.583 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  64. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R70B
      #8496ba
      ΔE = 4.663 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 4.676 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  65. Beckers

    1. Dyning 767 / 3021-R92B
      #918dbe
      ΔE = 4.794 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  66. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 4.812 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  67. California Paints

    1. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 4.812 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  68. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35231
      #7d91b9
      ΔE = 4.833 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  69. Ford

    1. Portofino Blue
      #7b8eb8
      ΔE = 5.105 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  70. Pascol

    1. Purple Tulip PZ7070
      #a09ecb
      ΔE = 5.156 / LRV ≈ 36.2%

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#8997cb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8997cb foreground

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #8997cb">…</p>

#8997cb background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

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

#8997cb shadow

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8997cb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9017291
Binary
10001001, 10010111, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#8997cb
LRV
≈ 31.8%
Closest short hex
#89c ΔE = 0.936
RGB
rgb(137, 151, 203)
RGBA
rgba(137, 151, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.279, g: 0.308, b: 0.413
RYB
red: 53.725%, yellow: 58.255%, blue: 79.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7759925 / 0xff8997cb
HSL
hsl(227, 39%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 39%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.273), saturation: 33% (0.325), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 227.273, saturation: 32.512%, perceived brightness: 60.364%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.886, S: 47.881, L: 63.146
Cubehelix
H: -134.407, S: 0.431, L: 0.598
TSL
T: -2.414, S: 0.081, L: 0.599
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.325), magenta: 26% (0.256), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 46% (0.463), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 32.160, Y: 31.762, Z: 60.925
xyY
x: 0.258, y: 0.254, Y: 31.762
CIELab
L: 63.146, a: 7.267, b: -28.348
CIELuv
L: 63.146, u: -9.667, v: -45.039
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.146, C: 29.265, H: 284.377
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.146, C: 46.065, H: 257.886
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.358, a: 3.231, b: -24.644
CIECAM02
J: 53.055, C: 34.784, h: 264.985, Q: 143.507, M: 30.418, s: 46.039, H: 313.715
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.234, jaune: -4.989, green: 0.386
LMS
L: 27.317, M: 31.661, S: 60.442
YCbCr
Y: 147.207, Cb: 152.900, Cr: 118.162
YCoCg
Y: 160.500, Cg: -9.500, Co: 17.750
YDbDr
Y: 152.742, Db: 75.616, Dr: 29.946
YPbPr
Y: 151.762, Pb: 27.610, Pr: -9.392
xvYCC
Y: 146.337, Cb: 152.253, Cr: 119.750
YIQ
Y: 152.742, I: -25.046, Q: 13.219
YUV
Y: 152.742, U: 24.733, V: -13.811
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 1.942
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.144

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