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Blueviolet / Blue-violet / #8a2be2 Hex Color Code

#8a2be2 Paint ChipThe color blueviolet / Blue-violet with hexadecimal color code #8a2be2 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #8a2be2 is comprised of 54.12% red, 16.86% green and 88.63% blue. In the HSL color space #8a2be2 has a hue of 271° (degrees), 76% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 565.87 nm.

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#8a2be2 linear gradient to complementary #0eff0e

  1. #8a2be2
  2. #945cca
  3. #9781b1
  4. #92a297
  5. #83c17a
  6. #67e056
  7. #0eff0e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #740ecd
  2. #7b19d4
  3. #8323db
  4. #8a2be2
  5. #9133e9
  6. #993af0
  7. #a041f8

Tones

  1. #8a2be2
  2. #8d41d3
  3. #8f52c4
  4. #8f61b5
  5. #8e6fa6
  6. #8b7b97
  7. #878787

Tints and Shades

#8a2be2 to white

  1. #8a2be2
  2. #a255e8
  3. #b878ed
  4. #cc9af2
  5. #debbf7
  6. #efddfb
  7. #ffffff

#8a2be2 to black

  1. #8a2be2
  2. #7327b8
  3. #5c2391
  4. #461e6b
  5. #311847
  6. #1d1026
  7. #000000

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#8a2be2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8a2be2 foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #8a2be2">…</p>

#8a2be2 background

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="background-color: #8a2be2">…</p>

#8a2be2 shadow

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8a2be2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9055202
Binary
10001010, 00101011, 11100010
Hexadecimal
#8a2be2
LRV
≈ 12.6%
Closest short hex
#83d ΔE = 1.100
RGB
rgb(138, 43, 226)
RGBA
rgba(138, 43, 226, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.339, g: 0.106, b: 0.555
RYB
red: 0.541%, yellow: 0.169%, blue: 0.886%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7722014 / 0xff8a2be2
HSL
hsl(271, 76%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(271, 76%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 271° (271.148), saturation: 81% (0.810), value: 89% (0.886)
HSP
hue: 271.148, saturation: 80.973%, perceived brightness: 44.023%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 279.209, S: 89.293, L: 42.188
Cubehelix
H: -95.049, S: 1.280, L: 0.359
TSL
T: 5.645, S: 0.306, L: 0.362
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.389), magenta: 81% (0.810), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.114)
CMY
cyan: 46% (0.459), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 11% (0.114)
XYZ
X: 25.069, Y: 12.622, Z: 73.052
xyY
x: 0.226, y: 0.114, Y: 12.622
CIELab
L: 42.188, a: 69.845, b: -74.763
CIELuv
L: 42.188, u: 18.346, v: -113.156
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 42.188, C: 102.313, H: 313.052
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 42.188, C: 114.634, H: 279.209
Hunter-Lab
L: 35.527, a: 63.783, b: -97.045
CIECAM02
J: 32.960, C: 75.787, h: 297.458, Q: 113.111, M: 66.274, s: 76.546, H: 332.578
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.710, jaune: -14.197, green: -6.328
LMS
L: 11.929, M: 4.233, S: 72.086
YCbCr
Y: 95.286, Cb: 194.277, Cr: 156.712
YCgCo
Y: 112.500, Cg: -69.500, Co: 12.500
YDbDr
Y: 92.267, Db: 201.189, Dr: -86.924
YPbPr
Y: 76.411, Pb: 80.575, Pr: 39.082
xvYCC
Y: 81.624, Cb: 198.780, Cr: 162.331
YIQ
Y: 92.267, I: -2.198, Q: 77.026
YUV
Y: 92.267, U: 65.811, V: 40.123
Munsell Color System
7.5P 4/12 ΔE = 18.463
Brand Color
Behance ΔE = 8.795

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