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#8999dd Hex Color Code

#8999dd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8999dd is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8999dd is comprised of 53.73% red, 60% green and 86.67% blue. In the HSL color space #8999dd has a hue of 229° (degrees), 55% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.75 nm.

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#8999dd linear gradient to complementary #c8c89e

  1. #8999dd
  2. #97a1d3
  3. #a3a8c9
  4. #aeb0be
  5. #b7b8b4
  6. #c0c0a9
  7. #c8c89e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6a7cbd
  2. #7585c8
  3. #7f8fd2
  4. #8999dd
  5. #93a3e8
  6. #9eadf3
  7. #a8b7fd

Tones

  1. #8999dd
  2. #929dd6
  3. #99a1cf
  4. #a1a6c8
  5. #a7aac1
  6. #adafba
  7. #b3b3b3

Tints and Shades

#8999dd to white

  1. #8999dd
  2. #9ea9e3
  3. #b2bae9
  4. #c6cbee
  5. #d9dcf4
  6. #ecedfa
  7. #ffffff

#8999dd to black

  1. #8999dd
  2. #717eb4
  3. #5a638d
  4. #444a68
  5. #2f3345
  6. #1b1d25
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 0.932 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 77 10 264 / Saphir 85
      #909cd8
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. 43/07
      #8098e8
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7452 C
      #8194dd
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  5. Glidden

    1. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. Mystic Iris / 146-5
      #8496d2
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  7. Little Greene

    1. Jean
      #8492d4
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  8. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1555-R70B
      #7b97da
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  9. Plascon

    1. Winter Sky B5-B2-1
      #7898e4
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 32.0%

#8999dd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8999dd foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #8999dd">…</p>

#8999dd background

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="background-color: #8999dd">…</p>

#8999dd shadow

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8999dd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9017821
Binary
10001001, 10011001, 11011101
Hexadecimal
#8999dd
LRV
≈ 33.3%
Closest short hex
#89d ΔE = 0.196
RGB
rgb(137, 153, 221)
RGBA
rgba(137, 153, 221, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.268, g: 0.299, b: 0.432
RYB
red: 0.537%, yellow: 0.590%, blue: 0.867%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7759395 / 0xff8999dd
HSL
hsl(229, 55%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 55%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.571), saturation: 38% (0.380), value: 87% (0.867)
HSP
hue: 228.571, saturation: 38.009%, perceived brightness: 61.907%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.260, S: 64.700, L: 64.419
Cubehelix
H: -133.123, S: 0.561, L: 0.611
TSL
T: -2.471, S: 0.099, L: 0.612
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.380), magenta: 31% (0.308), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.133)
CMY
cyan: 46% (0.463), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 13% (0.133)
XYZ
X: 34.755, Y: 33.320, Z: 72.993
xyY
x: 0.246, y: 0.236, Y: 33.320
CIELab
L: 64.419, a: 10.911, b: -36.386
CIELuv
L: 64.419, u: -11.178, v: -58.933
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.419, C: 37.987, H: 286.692
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.419, C: 59.984, H: 259.260
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.723, a: 6.459, b: -34.568
CIECAM02
J: 54.367, C: 42.570, h: 266.045, Q: 145.271, M: 37.226, s: 50.622, H: 314.282
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.277, jaune: -6.421, green: 0.361
LMS
L: 27.929, M: 32.552, S: 72.338
YCbCr
Y: 149.979, Cb: 160.220, Cr: 116.148
YCgCo
Y: 166.000, Cg: -13.000, Co: 13.250
YDbDr
Y: 155.968, Db: 97.844, Dr: 36.084
YPbPr
Y: 154.488, Pb: 35.840, Pr: -11.128
xvYCC
Y: 148.678, Cb: 159.483, Cr: 118.225
YIQ
Y: 155.968, I: -31.377, Q: 17.774
YUV
Y: 155.968, U: 32.004, V: -16.641
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.037
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.796

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