Encycolorpedia

#8b5ba8 Hex Color Code

#8b5ba8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b5ba8 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #8b5ba8 is comprised of 54.51% red, 35.69% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #8b5ba8 has a hue of 277° (degrees), 31% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 561.72 nm.

Buy Paint Buy paint matching this color

Stock Photos / Images / Pictures

Save 10% on premium images with code ISTOCK10.

  1. Characteristics of Squamous epithelial cell (Cell structure) of human under microscope view for education in laboratory.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#8b5ba8 linear gradient to complementary #63b74c

  1. #8b5ba8
  2. #8a6c9a
  3. #877c8d
  4. #838c7e
  5. #7c9a6f
  6. #71a95f
  7. #63b74c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #754792
  2. #7d4e99
  3. #8454a1
  4. #8b5ba8
  5. #9262af
  6. #9a69b7
  7. #a170be

Tones

  1. #8b5ba8
  2. #8a62a2
  3. #89699c
  4. #886f95
  5. #86768f
  6. #847c88
  7. #828282

Tints and Shades

#8b5ba8 to white

  1. #8b5ba8
  2. #9f75b6
  3. #b290c5
  4. #c6abd3
  5. #d9c6e2
  6. #ece2f0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8b5ba8 to black

  1. #8b5ba8
  2. #734c8a
  3. #5b3d6d
  4. #452f51
  5. #2f2237
  6. #1b151f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 15 320 / Viola 80
      #885cac
      ΔE = 1.193 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. 62 9 305 / Ultram.violett Dunkel 20
      #7c64a0
      ΔE = 4.859 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7442 XGC
      #8f57aa
      ΔE = 1.556 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 8142 C
      #7a5f97
      ΔE = 4.961 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 39-c
      #8b58a1
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 40-b3
      #8e6199
      ΔE = 4.363 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  4. Crayola

    1. ★ Violet (Purple)
      #8359a3
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Ultra Violet
      #9a68af
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  5. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2209
      #8861a6
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 6029
      #745da6
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  6. Plascon

    1. Weathered Plum P5-C1-4
      #88589c
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Granite Rose P4-C1-4
      #7c54a0
      ΔE = 3.978 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  7. Resene

    1. Boogie Wonderland V55-075-311
      #84579b
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Fuchsia V58-090-298
      #7b5cb7
      ΔE = 4.938 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Cabaret / 591
      #845998
      ΔE = 3.246 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Jubilee / 538
      #7e6099
      ΔE = 4.317 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  9. California Paints

    1. DE 5992 - Cabaret
      #845998
      ΔE = 3.246 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. DE 5971 - Jubilee
      #7e6099
      ΔE = 4.317 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Las Cruces Purple 143-7
      #8060a0
      ΔE = 3.290 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Royal Lilac / PPG1250-7
      #835995
      ΔE = 3.848 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. Las Cruces Purple / 143-7
      #8060a0
      ΔE = 3.290 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Royal Lilac / 142-7
      #855994
      ΔE = 4.011 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R60B
      #845fb5
      ΔE = 3.357 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. S 3040-R60B
      #765a98
      ΔE = 5.127 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-42-7 Sweet Sachet
      #82629d
      ΔE = 3.799 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. 1-43-7 Pink Parasol
      #9767a5
      ΔE = 5.139 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10481
      #8455b3
      ΔE = 3.809 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. CF10493
      #894f96
      ΔE = 4.796 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  15. Glidden

    1. Royal Lilac / PPG1250-7
      #835995
      ΔE = 3.848 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Up Tempo Violet / 41RB 19/322
      #9068a2
      ΔE = 4.926 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  16. Clark+Kensington

    1. Drama Queen / 42D-4
      #835b95
      ΔE = 3.909 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  17. Bristol

    1. Purple Moon / P095-W7
      #8865a0
      ΔE = 3.945 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  18. Taubmans

    1. Purple Moon / T12 35.H2
      #8865a0
      ΔE = 3.945 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Iris Bunch / T08 20-4
      #8866a2
      ΔE = 4.058 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  19. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R50B
      #85649e
      ΔE = 3.988 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3055-R50B
      #7e5694
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6265
      #91639f
      ΔE = 4.058 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. 6313
      #8b5d92
      ΔE = 5.012 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  21. PlaidFX

    1. Wicked / 36876
      #8a4e9f
      ΔE = 4.100 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  22. Ford

    1. Purple
      #7c609c
      ΔE = 4.287 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  23. RAL

    1. RAL 320 50 35
      #8f629a
      ΔE = 4.481 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. RAL 310 50 40
      #866aaa
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  24. Delta

    1. Deep Lilac / 025770202W
      #7c51a1
      ΔE = 4.550 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  25. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 24 E 53 - Purple
      #855392
      ΔE = 4.762 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  26. Brillux

    1. 45.18.24
      #7a5497
      ΔE = 4.817 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. 48.15.24
      #745b9e
      ΔE = 5.195 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  27. Valspar Paint

    1. Grape Juice
      #864e97
      ΔE = 4.861 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. Sonic Plum
      #855a90
      ΔE = 4.887 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  28. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Genestealer Purple
      #7761ab
      ΔE = 5.024 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  29. Dupont

    1. CAS701
      #886aa7
      ΔE = 5.079 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. CAS717
      #9566a0
      ΔE = 5.208 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  30. Earthpaint

    1. 1-43-7 Pink Parasol
      #915f96
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  31. Dulux

    1. Velvet Ribbon 4 / 41RB 19/322
      #85689e
      ΔE = 5.205 / LRV ≈ 17.4%

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

#8b5ba8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b5ba8 foreground

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="color: #8b5ba8">…</p>

#8b5ba8 background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #8b5ba8">…</p>

#8b5ba8 shadow

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b5ba8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9132968
Binary
10001011, 01011011, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#8b5ba8
LRV
≈ 15.8%
Closest short hex
#85a ΔE = 2.129
RGB
rgb(139, 91, 168)
RGBA
rgba(139, 91, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.349, g: 0.229, b: 0.422
RYB
red: 54.510%, yellow: 35.686%, blue: 65.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7644248 / 0xff8b5ba8
HSL
hsl(277, 31%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(277, 31%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 277° (277.403), saturation: 46% (0.458), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 277.403, saturation: 45.833%, perceived brightness: 46.160%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 289.010, S: 46.434, L: 46.709
Cubehelix
H: -89.157, S: 0.507, L: 0.447
TSL
T: 5.448, S: 0.142, L: 0.448
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.173), magenta: 46% (0.458), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 64% (0.643), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 21.455, Y: 15.799, Z: 38.957
xyY
x: 0.282, y: 0.207, Y: 15.799
CIELab
L: 46.709, a: 34.141, b: -33.865
CIELuv
L: 46.709, u: 18.719, v: -54.333
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.709, C: 48.088, H: 315.233
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.709, C: 57.468, H: 289.010
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.748, a: 26.794, b: -30.288
CIECAM02
J: 37.197, C: 44.292, h: 308.137, Q: 120.161, M: 38.732, s: 56.775, H: 339.531
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.352, jaune: -6.353, green: -4.131
LMS
L: 16.183, M: 11.960, S: 38.590
YCbCr
Y: 114.051, Cb: 154.699, Cr: 143.605
YCoCg
Y: 122.250, Cg: -31.250, Co: 27.500
YDbDr
Y: 114.130, Db: 81.041, Dr: -47.275
YPbPr
Y: 106.768, Pb: 32.980, Pr: 20.458
xvYCC
Y: 107.695, Cb: 156.971, Cr: 145.971
YIQ
Y: 114.130, I: 3.857, Q: 34.107
YUV
Y: 114.130, U: 26.511, V: 21.819
Munsell Color System
5P 4/10 ΔE = 5.043
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 8.185

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue