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Earthpaint 2-42-6 Serene / #8b5e8e Hex Color Code

#8b5e8e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b5e8e is a shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #8b5e8e is comprised of 54.51% red, 36.86% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #8b5e8e has a hue of 296° (degrees), 20% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 551.74 nm.

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#8b5e8e linear gradient to complementary #57955d

  1. #8b5e8e
  2. #856986
  3. #7f727e
  4. #777c77
  5. #6e846e
  6. #648d66
  7. #57955d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #764a79
  2. #7d5180
  3. #845787
  4. #8b5e8e
  5. #926595
  6. #996b9c
  7. #a172a3

Tones

  1. #8b5e8e
  2. #88628a
  3. #856786
  4. #816b82
  5. #7e6f7e
  6. #7a727a
  7. #767676

Tints and Shades

#8b5e8e to white

  1. #8b5e8e
  2. #9e77a0
  3. #b191b3
  4. #c5acc5
  5. #d8c7d8
  6. #ebe3eb
  7. #ffffff

#8b5e8e to black

  1. #8b5e8e
  2. #734e75
  3. #5b3f5d
  4. #443046
  5. #2f2230
  6. #1b151b
  7. #000000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6313
      #8b5d92
      ΔE = 1.316 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 6354
      #94628e
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  2. Duron

    1. ★ Vigorous Violet
      #895a88
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Fanciful / T08 18-4
      #8e598d
      ΔE = 1.923 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Cleopatra's Treasure / T12 34.H2
      #8c5689
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Satin Lining P6-D1-4
      #84608c
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  5. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2203
      #896189
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  6. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R40B
      #8b588a
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. ★ Mistic Purple / 6307 B
      #88588a
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-43-7 Pink Parasol
      #915f96
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 40-b4
      #875b91
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 40-c6
      #82628b
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Plum Petunia
      #8e5d88
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5163D Wild Iris
      #8b648c
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. Sonic Plum
      #855a90
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. Dusty Plum / 141-7
      #945b92
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Dusty Plum 141-7
      #945b92
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2612 U
      #86578d
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 520 U
      #815f87
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  15. KILZ

    1. Poets Purple / A721
      #856490
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Mixed Berry / A742
      #825887
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  16. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Plum Perfect / 730
      #915d88
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  17. California Paints

    1. DE 6006 - Plum Perfect
      #915d88
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  18. ICI Paints

    1. 4338 Sorcerer 67RB 21/312
      #946398
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  19. Sikkens

    1. Y0.20.40
      #865e83
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 14.7%

#8b5e8e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b5e8e foreground

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="color: #8b5e8e">…</p>

#8b5e8e background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #8b5e8e">…</p>

#8b5e8e shadow

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b5e8e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9133710
Binary
10001011, 01011110, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#8b5e8e
LRV
≈ 15.4%
Closest short hex
#858 ΔE = 3.025
RGB
rgb(139, 94, 142)
RGBA
rgba(139, 94, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.371, g: 0.251, b: 0.379
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.369%, blue: 0.557%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7643506 / 0xff8b5e8e
HSL
hsl(296, 20%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(296, 20%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 296° (296.250), saturation: 34% (0.338), value: 56% (0.557)
HSP
hue: 296.250, saturation: 33.803%, perceived brightness: 45.162%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 304.869, S: 35.574, L: 46.242
Cubehelix
H: -72.893, S: 0.346, L: 0.442
TSL
T: 5.018, S: 0.122, L: 0.443
CMYK
cyan: 2% (0.021), magenta: 34% (0.338), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.443)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 63% (0.631), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 19.532, Y: 15.448, Z: 27.539
xyY
x: 0.312, y: 0.247, Y: 15.448
CIELab
L: 46.242, a: 26.774, b: -19.167
CIELuv
L: 46.242, u: 21.743, v: -31.205
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.242, C: 32.928, H: 324.401
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.242, C: 38.033, H: 304.869
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.304, a: 19.924, b: -14.029
CIECAM02
J: 36.814, C: 32.728, h: 322.658, Q: 119.541, M: 28.620, s: 48.930, H: 349.681
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.246, jaune: -3.695, green: -3.736
LMS
L: 16.477, M: 12.648, S: 27.350
YCbCr
Y: 113.015, Cb: 142.412, Cr: 144.347
YCgCo
Y: 117.250, Cg: -23.250, Co: 34.000
YDbDr
Y: 112.927, Db: 43.734, Dr: -49.569
YPbPr
Y: 107.041, Pb: 18.825, Pr: 20.292
xvYCC
Y: 107.929, Cb: 144.536, Cr: 145.825
YIQ
Y: 112.927, I: 11.387, Q: 24.450
YUV
Y: 112.927, U: 14.308, V: 22.875
Munsell Color System
7.5P 4/8 ΔE = 4.744
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 11.847

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