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#8997e9 Hex Color Code

#8997e9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8997e9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8997e9 is comprised of 53.73% red, 59.22% green and 91.37% blue. In the HSL color space #8997e9 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 69% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.18 nm.

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#8997e9 linear gradient to complementary #cdd2a0

  1. #8997e9
  2. #99a0dd
  3. #a6aad2
  4. #b2b4c6
  5. #bcbeba
  6. #c5c8ad
  7. #cdd2a0

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6a7ac9
  2. #7484d4
  3. #7f8dde
  4. #8997e9
  5. #93a1f4
  6. #9eabff
  7. #a9b5ff

Tones

  1. #8997e9
  2. #939ce1
  3. #9ca2d9
  4. #a4a8d1
  5. #acadc9
  6. #b3b3c1
  7. #b9b9b9

Tints and Shades

#8997e9 to white

  1. #8997e9
  2. #9fa8ed
  3. #b3b8f1
  4. #c7caf5
  5. #dadbf8
  6. #ecedfc
  7. #ffffff

#8997e9 to black

  1. #8997e9
  2. #717cbe
  3. #5a6295
  4. #44496d
  5. #2f3249
  6. #1b1c27
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Bellaggio Blue B6-B2-1
      #8898ec
      ΔE = 0.530 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/07
      #8098e8
      ΔE = 1.836 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. 43/07 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/07
      #7c94e4
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7452 C
      #8194dd
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 31.1%

#8997e9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8997e9 foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #8997e9">…</p>

#8997e9 background

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #8997e9">…</p>

#8997e9 shadow

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8997e9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9017321
Binary
10001001, 10010111, 11101001
Hexadecimal
#8997e9
LRV
≈ 33.3%
Closest short hex
#89e ΔE = 0.911
RGB
rgb(137, 151, 233)
RGBA
rgba(137, 151, 233, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.263, g: 0.290, b: 0.447
RYB
red: 0.537%, yellow: 0.585%, blue: 0.914%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7759895 / 0xff8997e9
HSL
hsl(231, 69%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 69%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.250), saturation: 41% (0.412), value: 91% (0.914)
HSP
hue: 231.250, saturation: 41.202%, perceived brightness: 62.235%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.224, S: 77.209, L: 64.430
Cubehelix
H: -130.564, S: 0.657, L: 0.611
TSL
T: -2.587, S: 0.111, L: 0.612
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.412), magenta: 35% (0.352), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.086)
CMY
cyan: 46% (0.463), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 9% (0.086)
XYZ
X: 36.087, Y: 33.333, Z: 81.607
xyY
x: 0.239, y: 0.221, Y: 33.333
CIELab
L: 64.430, a: 15.374, b: -43.000
CIELuv
L: 64.430, u: -10.884, v: -70.499
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.430, C: 45.665, H: 289.674
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.430, C: 71.335, H: 261.224
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.735, a: 10.534, b: -43.391
CIECAM02
J: 54.348, C: 48.480, h: 268.200, Q: 145.246, M: 42.395, s: 54.026, H: 315.445
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.317, jaune: -7.626, green: 0.153
LMS
L: 27.511, M: 31.690, S: 80.814
YCbCr
Y: 150.147, Cb: 166.070, Cr: 116.032
YCgCo
Y: 168.000, Cg: -17.000, Co: 10.250
YDbDr
Y: 156.162, Db: 115.606, Dr: 36.456
YPbPr
Y: 153.922, Pb: 42.610, Pr: -10.772
xvYCC
Y: 148.192, Cb: 165.430, Cr: 118.538
YIQ
Y: 156.162, I: -34.684, Q: 22.553
YUV
Y: 156.162, U: 37.813, V: -16.811
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.901
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 7.533

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