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#8a51be Hex Color Code

#8a51be Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8a51be is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #8a51be is comprised of 54.12% red, 31.76% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #8a51be has a hue of 271° (degrees), 46% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 564.39 nm.

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#8a51be linear gradient to complementary #5bf41b

  1. #8a51be
  2. #916fac
  3. #938b98
  4. #90a683
  5. #88c06c
  6. #78da4f
  7. #5bf41b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #743da8
  2. #7b44af
  3. #834ab7
  4. #8a51be
  5. #9158c5
  6. #995ecd
  7. #a065d4

Tones

  1. #8a51be
  2. #8b5bb5
  3. #8c65ac
  4. #8c6ea3
  5. #8b779a
  6. #8a8091
  7. #888888

Tints and Shades

#8a51be to White

  1. #8a51be
  2. #9f6dc9
  3. #b38ad4
  4. #c7a6df
  5. #dac3ea
  6. #ede1f5
  7. #ffffff

#8a51be to Black

  1. #8a51be
  2. #72449c
  3. #5b377a
  4. #452b5b
  5. #301f3d
  6. #1b1421
  7. #000000

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      #8455b3
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
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      #9048c8
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 14.7%

#8a51be HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8a51be foreground

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #8a51be">…</p>

#8a51be background

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #8a51be">…</p>

#8a51be shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8a51be">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9064894
Binary
10001010, 01010001, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#8a51be
LRV
≈ 15.0%
Closest short hex
#85b ΔE = 1.255
RGB
rgb(138, 81, 190)
RGBA
rgba(138, 81, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.337, g: 0.198, b: 0.465
RYB
red: 0.541%, yellow: 0.318%, blue: 0.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7712322 / 0xff8a51be
HSL
hsl(271, 46%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(271, 46%%, 53%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 271° (271.376), saturation: 57% (0.574), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 271.376, saturation: 57.368%, perceived brightness: 45.835%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 282.955, S: 60.373, L: 45.642
Cubehelix
H: -94.832, S: 0.715, L: 0.432
TSL
T: 5.638, S: 0.182, L: 0.433
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.274), magenta: 57% (0.574), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 46% (0.459), magenta: 68% (0.682), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 22.716, Y: 15.006, Z: 50.405
xyY
x: 0.258, y: 0.170, Y: 15.006
CIELab
L: 45.642, a: 44.590, b: -48.436
CIELuv
L: 45.642, u: 17.728, v: -77.060
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.642, C: 65.835, H: 312.633
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.642, C: 79.073, H: 282.955
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.738, a: 36.883, b: -50.031
CIECAM02
J: 36.158, C: 56.225, h: 301.737, Q: 118.471, M: 49.168, s: 64.422, H: 335.315
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.469, jaune: -9.083, green: -4.779
LMS
L: 14.907, M: 9.797, S: 49.840
YCbCr
Y: 110.910, Cb: 167.415, Cr: 145.284
YCgCo
Y: 122.500, Cg: -41.500, Co: 21.500
YDbDr
Y: 110.469, Db: 119.647, Dr: -52.328
YPbPr
Y: 100.989, Pb: 47.945, Pr: 23.486
xvYCC
Y: 102.732, Cb: 170.116, Cr: 148.631
YIQ
Y: 110.469, I: -1.062, Q: 45.967
YUV
Y: 110.469, U: 39.138, V: 24.154
Munsell Color System
5P 4/12 ΔE = 8.215
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 7.489

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