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#8b4cbe Hex Color Code

#8b4cbe Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b4cbe is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #8b4cbe is comprised of 54.51% red, 29.8% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #8b4cbe has a hue of 273° (degrees), 47% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 563.98 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#8b4cbe linear gradient to complementary #41ff0b

  1. #8b4cbe
  2. #916eac
  3. #938c98
  4. #8eaa83
  5. #83c66b
  6. #6de34d
  7. #41ff0b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7538a8
  2. #7d3fb0
  3. #8445b7
  4. #8b4cbe
  5. #9253c5
  6. #9a59cd
  7. #a160d4

Tones

  1. #8b4cbe
  2. #8c57b5
  3. #8c61ab
  4. #8b6ba2
  5. #8a7498
  6. #887c8f
  7. #858585

Tints and Shades

#8b4cbe to white

  1. #8b4cbe
  2. #a06ac9
  3. #b487d4
  4. #c8a4df
  5. #dbc2ea
  6. #ede0f5
  7. #ffffff

#8b4cbe to black

  1. #8b4cbe
  2. #73409c
  3. #5c357a
  4. #45295b
  5. #301e3d
  6. #1c1321
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2665
      #874dbf
      ΔE = 0.804 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Venetian Violet P4-A1-3
      #9048c8
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 14.7%

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#8b4cbe HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b4cbe foreground

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #8b4cbe">…</p>

#8b4cbe background

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="background-color: #8b4cbe">…</p>

#8b4cbe shadow

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b4cbe">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9129150
Binary
10001011, 01001100, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#8b4cbe
LRV
≈ 14.4%
Closest short hex
#84b ΔE = 2.223
RGB
rgb(139, 76, 190)
RGBA
rgba(139, 76, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.343, g: 0.188, b: 0.469
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.298%, blue: 0.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7648066 / 0xff8b4cbe
HSL
hsl(273, 47%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(273, 47%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 273° (273.158), saturation: 60% (0.600), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 273.158, saturation: 60.000%, perceived brightness: 45.197%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 283.959, S: 64.302, L: 44.767
Cubehelix
H: -93.142, S: 0.754, L: 0.421
TSL
T: 5.578, S: 0.196, L: 0.423
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.268), magenta: 60% (0.600), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 70% (0.702), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 22.524, Y: 14.376, Z: 50.293
xyY
x: 0.258, y: 0.165, Y: 14.376
CIELab
L: 44.767, a: 47.487, b: -49.831
CIELuv
L: 44.767, u: 19.640, v: -79.014
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.767, C: 68.834, H: 313.621
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.767, C: 81.419, H: 283.959
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.915, a: 39.689, b: -52.105
CIECAM02
J: 35.421, C: 58.079, h: 303.369, Q: 117.258, M: 50.789, s: 65.814, H: 336.376
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.488, jaune: -9.391, green: -5.229
LMS
L: 14.514, M: 8.862, S: 49.722
YCbCr
Y: 108.647, Cb: 168.722, Cr: 147.563
YCgCo
Y: 120.250, Cg: -44.250, Co: 22.000
YDbDr
Y: 107.833, Db: 123.612, Dr: -59.241
YPbPr
Y: 97.627, Pb: 49.755, Pr: 26.256
xvYCC
Y: 99.844, Cb: 171.706, Cr: 151.064
YIQ
Y: 107.833, I: 0.906, Q: 48.791
YUV
Y: 107.833, U: 40.436, V: 27.344
Munsell Color System
7.5P 4/12 ΔE = 8.442
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 8.367

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