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#8b5dd1 Hex Color Code

#8b5dd1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b5dd1 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #8b5dd1 is comprised of 54.51% red, 36.47% green and 81.96% blue. In the HSL color space #8b5dd1 has a hue of 264° (degrees), 56% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 566.38 nm.

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#8b5dd1 linear gradient to complementary #8eff2f

  1. #8b5dd1
  2. #987abd
  3. #a095a9
  4. #a3b093
  5. #a1ca7a
  6. #9be45c
  7. #8eff2f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7348b9
  2. #7b4fc1
  3. #8356c9
  4. #8b5dd1
  5. #9364d9
  6. #9b6ce1
  7. #a373ea

Tones

  1. #8b5dd1
  2. #8f67c8
  3. #9271be
  4. #957bb4
  5. #9685ab
  6. #978ea1
  7. #979797

Tints and Shades

#8b5dd1 to white

  1. #8b5dd1
  2. #a077d9
  3. #b592e1
  4. #c8ace9
  5. #dbc7f1
  6. #ede3f8
  7. #ffffff

#8b5dd1 to black

  1. #8b5dd1
  2. #734eab
  3. #5c3f86
  4. #453063
  5. #302242
  6. #1c1524
  7. #000000

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 45/08
      #9060d4
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 814
      #8a5cc4
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. 265
      #9461c9
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 19.1%

#8b5dd1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b5dd1 foreground

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #8b5dd1">…</p>

#8b5dd1 background

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #8b5dd1">…</p>

#8b5dd1 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b5dd1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9133521
Binary
10001011, 01011101, 11010001
Hexadecimal
#8b5dd1
LRV
≈ 17.9%
Closest short hex
#85c ΔE = 2.452
RGB
rgb(139, 93, 209)
RGBA
rgba(139, 93, 209, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.315, g: 0.211, b: 0.474
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.365%, blue: 0.820%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7643695 / 0xff8b5dd1
HSL
hsl(264, 56%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(264, 56%%, 59%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 264° (263.793), saturation: 56% (0.555), value: 82% (0.820)
HSP
hue: 263.793, saturation: 55.502%, perceived brightness: 49.346%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 277.858, S: 68.452, L: 49.400
Cubehelix
H: -102.053, S: 0.750, L: 0.469
TSL
T: -3.954, S: 0.166, L: 0.471
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.335), magenta: 56% (0.555), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 18% (0.180)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 64% (0.635), yellow: 18% (0.180)
XYZ
X: 26.068, Y: 17.921, Z: 62.395
xyY
x: 0.245, y: 0.168, Y: 17.921
CIELab
L: 49.400, a: 42.960, b: -53.363
CIELuv
L: 49.400, u: 11.855, v: -85.900
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.400, C: 68.507, H: 308.836
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.400, C: 86.715, H: 277.858
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.333, a: 35.833, b: -57.755
CIECAM02
J: 39.514, C: 58.413, h: 294.057, Q: 123.847, M: 51.082, s: 64.223, H: 330.448
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.477, jaune: -9.887, green: -3.862
LMS
L: 16.668, M: 12.460, S: 61.681
YCbCr
Y: 119.077, Cb: 172.116, Cr: 139.958
YCgCo
Y: 133.500, Cg: -40.500, Co: 17.250
YDbDr
Y: 119.978, Db: 133.928, Dr: -36.146
YPbPr
Y: 111.150, Pb: 52.710, Pr: 17.664
xvYCC
Y: 111.458, Cb: 174.302, Cr: 143.517
YIQ
Y: 119.978, I: -9.864, Q: 45.819
YUV
Y: 119.978, U: 43.809, V: 16.689
Munsell Color System
2.5P 4/12 ΔE = 10.662
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 7.547

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