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#8b59cd Hex Color Code

#8b59cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b59cd is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #8b59cd is comprised of 54.51% red, 34.9% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #8b59cd has a hue of 266° (degrees), 54% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 565.91 nm.

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#8b59cd linear gradient to complementary #80ff27

  1. #8b59cd
  2. #9677b9
  3. #9d93a5
  4. #9eae8f
  5. #9ac976
  6. #91e458
  7. #80ff27

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7444b5
  2. #7b4bbd
  3. #8352c5
  4. #8b59cd
  5. #9360d5
  6. #9b67dd
  7. #a36fe5

Tones

  1. #8b59cd
  2. #8e64c4
  3. #916eba
  4. #9377b0
  5. #9381a7
  6. #948a9d
  7. #939393

Tints and Shades

#8b59cd to white

  1. #8b59cd
  2. #a074d6
  3. #b48fde
  4. #c8aae7
  5. #dbc6ef
  6. #ede2f7
  7. #ffffff

#8b59cd to black

  1. #8b59cd
  2. #734aa8
  3. #5c3c84
  4. #452f61
  5. #302141
  6. #1c1523
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 814
      #8a5cc4
      ΔE = 1.622 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. ★ 2088 C
      #825dc7
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  2. Caparol

    1. 45/08
      #9060d4
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 19.0%

#8b59cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b59cd foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #8b59cd">…</p>

#8b59cd background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #8b59cd">…</p>

#8b59cd shadow

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b59cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9132493
Binary
10001011, 01011001, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#8b59cd
LRV
≈ 17.0%
Closest short hex
#85c ΔE = 1.297
RGB
rgb(139, 89, 205)
RGBA
rgba(139, 89, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.321, g: 0.206, b: 0.473
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.349%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7644723 / 0xff8b59cd
HSL
hsl(266, 54%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(266, 54%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 266° (265.862), saturation: 57% (0.566), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 265.862, saturation: 56.585%, perceived brightness: 48.376%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 279.106, S: 66.567, L: 48.312
Cubehelix
H: -100.085, S: 0.752, L: 0.458
TSL
T: -4.034, S: 0.172, L: 0.460
CMYK
cyan: 32% (0.322), magenta: 57% (0.566), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 65% (0.651), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 25.237, Y: 17.041, Z: 59.706
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.167, Y: 17.041
CIELab
L: 48.312, a: 44.160, b: -52.817
CIELuv
L: 48.312, u: 13.580, v: -84.724
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.312, C: 68.845, H: 309.899
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.312, C: 85.806, H: 279.106
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.281, a: 36.881, b: -56.855
CIECAM02
J: 38.531, C: 58.411, h: 296.055, Q: 122.297, M: 51.079, s: 64.627, H: 331.694
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.481, jaune: -9.820, green: -4.170
LMS
L: 16.118, M: 11.535, S: 59.022
YCbCr
Y: 116.669, Cb: 171.524, Cr: 141.714
YCgCo
Y: 130.500, Cg: -41.500, Co: 18.250
YDbDr
Y: 117.174, Db: 132.128, Dr: -41.478
YPbPr
Y: 108.002, Pb: 52.250, Pr: 19.664
xvYCC
Y: 108.755, Cb: 173.898, Cr: 145.273
YIQ
Y: 117.174, I: -7.481, Q: 46.664
YUV
Y: 117.174, U: 43.220, V: 19.149
Munsell Color System
2.5P 4/12 ΔE = 10.091
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 7.407

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