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#8b659f Hex Color Code

#8b659f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b659f is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #8b659f is comprised of 54.51% red, 39.61% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #8b659f has a hue of 279° (degrees), 23% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 560.53 nm.

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#8b659f linear gradient to complementary #6ea55f

  1. #8b659f
  2. #897195
  3. #867c8b
  4. #828681
  5. #7d9176
  6. #769b6b
  7. #6ea55f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #755089
  2. #7c5790
  3. #845e97
  4. #8b659f
  5. #936ca7
  6. #9a73ae
  7. #a27ab6

Tones

  1. #8b659f
  2. #8a6a9a
  3. #896f95
  4. #877491
  5. #86798c
  6. #847d87
  7. #828282

Tints and Shades

#8b659f to White

  1. #8b659f
  2. #9e7daf
  3. #b196be
  4. #c5b0ce
  5. #d8cade
  6. #ebe4ef
  7. #ffffff

#8b659f to Black

  1. #8b659f
  2. #735483
  3. #5b4367
  4. #44344d
  5. #2f2434
  6. #1b161d
  7. #000000

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      #8861a6
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 16.5%

#8b659f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b659f foreground

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #8b659f">…</p>

#8b659f background

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="background-color: #8b659f">…</p>

#8b659f shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b659f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9135519
Binary
10001011, 01100101, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#8b659f
LRV
≈ 17.3%
Closest short hex
#869 ΔE = 1.731
RGB
rgb(139, 101, 159)
RGBA
rgba(139, 101, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.348, g: 0.253, b: 0.398
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.396%, blue: 0.624%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7641697 / 0xff8b659f
HSL
hsl(279, 23%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(279, 23%%, 51%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 279° (279.310), saturation: 36% (0.365), value: 62% (0.624)
HSP
hue: 279.310, saturation: 36.478%, perceived brightness: 47.461%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 291.438, S: 35.221, L: 48.636
Cubehelix
H: -87.392, S: 0.381, L: 0.466
TSL
T: 5.394, S: 0.109, L: 0.467
CMYK
cyan: 13% (0.126), magenta: 36% (0.365), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.376)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 60% (0.604), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 21.558, Y: 17.300, Z: 34.998
xyY
x: 0.292, y: 0.234, Y: 17.300
CIELab
L: 48.636, a: 26.323, b: -25.560
CIELuv
L: 48.636, u: 16.143, v: -41.111
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.636, C: 36.691, H: 315.843
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.636, C: 44.167, H: 291.438
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.593, a: 19.730, b: -20.773
CIECAM02
J: 38.943, C: 35.598, h: 309.657, Q: 122.949, M: 31.130, s: 50.319, H: 340.555
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.280, jaune: -4.777, green: -3.240
LMS
L: 17.546, M: 14.412, S: 34.717
YCbCr
Y: 118.209, Cb: 147.838, Cr: 140.564
YCgCo
Y: 125.000, Cg: -24.000, Co: 29.750
YDbDr
Y: 118.974, Db: 60.214, Dr: -38.068
YPbPr
Y: 113.270, Pb: 24.630, Pr: 16.332
xvYCC
Y: 113.279, Cb: 149.636, Cr: 142.347
YIQ
Y: 118.974, I: 4.004, Q: 26.081
YUV
Y: 118.974, U: 19.698, V: 17.569
Munsell Color System
5P 5/8 ΔE = 4.111
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 9.371

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