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#8997e5 Hex Color Code

#8997e5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8997e5 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8997e5 is comprised of 53.73% red, 59.22% green and 89.8% blue. In the HSL color space #8997e5 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 64% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.48 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#8997e5 linear gradient to complementary #cccf9f

  1. #8997e5
  2. #98a0da
  3. #a5a9cf
  4. #b1b2c3
  5. #bbbcb7
  6. #c4c5ab
  7. #cccf9f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6a7ac5
  2. #7484d0
  3. #7f8dda
  4. #8997e5
  5. #93a1f0
  6. #9eabfb
  7. #a8b5ff

Tones

  1. #8997e5
  2. #939cdd
  3. #9ba1d6
  4. #a3a7ce
  5. #aaacc7
  6. #b1b2bf
  7. #b7b7b7

Tints and Shades

#8997e5 to white

  1. #8997e5
  2. #9ea8ea
  3. #b3b8ee
  4. #c6caf3
  5. #d9dbf7
  6. #ecedfb
  7. #ffffff

#8997e5 to black

  1. #8997e5
  2. #717cbb
  3. #5a6292
  4. #44496c
  5. #2f3247
  6. #1b1c26
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Bellaggio Blue B6-B2-1
      #8898ec
      ΔE = 1.216 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/07
      #8098e8
      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. ★ 43/07 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/07
      #7c94e4
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7452 C
      #8194dd
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  4. Resene

    1. Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 32.9%

Color Blindness Simulation

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Dichromacy

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#8997e5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8997e5 foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #8997e5">…</p>

#8997e5 background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #8997e5">…</p>

#8997e5 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8997e5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9017317
Binary
10001001, 10010111, 11100101
Hexadecimal
#8997e5
LRV
≈ 33.1%
Closest short hex
#89e ΔE = 1.486
RGB
rgb(137, 151, 229)
RGBA
rgba(137, 151, 229, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.265, g: 0.292, b: 0.443
RYB
red: 0.537%, yellow: 0.585%, blue: 0.898%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7759899 / 0xff8997e5
HSL
hsl(231, 64%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 64%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.870), saturation: 40% (0.402), value: 90% (0.898)
HSP
hue: 230.870, saturation: 40.175%, perceived brightness: 61.974%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.926, S: 73.185, L: 64.248
Cubehelix
H: -130.920, S: 0.626, L: 0.609
TSL
T: -2.571, S: 0.107, L: 0.611
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.402), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.102)
CMY
cyan: 46% (0.463), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 10% (0.102)
XYZ
X: 35.522, Y: 33.107, Z: 78.632
xyY
x: 0.241, y: 0.225, Y: 33.107
CIELab
L: 64.248, a: 14.260, b: -41.078
CIELuv
L: 64.248, u: -10.721, v: -67.131
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.248, C: 43.483, H: 289.144
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.248, C: 67.981, H: 260.926
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.539, a: 9.505, b: -40.748
CIECAM02
J: 54.166, C: 46.750, h: 267.963, Q: 145.001, M: 40.882, s: 53.099, H: 315.316
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.306, jaune: -7.277, green: 0.177
LMS
L: 27.483, M: 31.686, S: 77.884
YCbCr
Y: 149.755, Cb: 164.314, Cr: 116.316
YCgCo
Y: 167.000, Cg: -16.000, Co: 11.250
YDbDr
Y: 155.706, Db: 110.274, Dr: 35.588
YPbPr
Y: 153.634, Pb: 40.610, Pr: -10.588
xvYCC
Y: 147.944, Cb: 163.673, Cr: 118.699
YIQ
Y: 155.706, I: -33.399, Q: 21.308
YUV
Y: 155.706, U: 36.069, V: -16.411
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.161
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 7.362

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