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#8b6cd6 Hex Color Code

#8b6cd6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b6cd6 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #8b6cd6 is comprised of 54.51% red, 42.35% green and 83.92% blue. In the HSL color space #8b6cd6 has a hue of 258° (degrees), 56% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 441.33 nm.

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#8b6cd6 linear gradient to complementary #a4e161

  1. #8b6cd6
  2. #9780c5
  3. #9f94b4
  4. #a4a7a1
  5. #a7ba8e
  6. #a7ce79
  7. #a4e161

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7155bc
  2. #7a5dc5
  3. #8264cd
  4. #8b6cd6
  5. #9474df
  6. #9c7ce8
  7. #a584f1

Tones

  1. #8b6cd6
  2. #9175cd
  3. #957ec5
  4. #9987bc
  5. #9d90b3
  6. #9f98aa
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#8b6cd6 to white

  1. #8b6cd6
  2. #a083dd
  3. #b49be4
  4. #c8b4eb
  5. #daccf2
  6. #ede5f9
  7. #ffffff

#8b6cd6 to black

  1. #8b6cd6
  2. #735aaf
  3. #5c4889
  4. #453765
  5. #302644
  6. #1c1724
  7. #000000

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  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Nemesis P2-B1-4
      #886ccc
      ΔE = 1.685 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. ★ Basket of Flowers P1-B1-4
      #8470dc
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 44/13
      #886ccc
      ΔE = 1.685 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. 44/08
      #9470e4
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2665 U
      #8c6fca
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. 2088 U
      #886cc6
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 20.0%

#8b6cd6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b6cd6 foreground

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #8b6cd6">…</p>

#8b6cd6 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #8b6cd6">…</p>

#8b6cd6 shadow

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b6cd6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9137366
Binary
10001011, 01101100, 11010110
Hexadecimal
#8b6cd6
LRV
≈ 21.1%
Closest short hex
#86d ΔE = 2.205
RGB
rgb(139, 108, 214)
RGBA
rgba(139, 108, 214, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.302, g: 0.234, b: 0.464
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.424%, blue: 0.839%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7639850 / 0xff8b6cd6
HSL
hsl(258, 56%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(258, 56%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 258° (257.547), saturation: 50% (0.495), value: 84% (0.839)
HSP
hue: 257.547, saturation: 49.533%, perceived brightness: 52.386%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 274.606, S: 69.036, L: 53.025
Cubehelix
H: -107.920, S: 0.692, L: 0.506
TSL
T: -3.697, S: 0.140, L: 0.507
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.350), magenta: 50% (0.495), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.161)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 16% (0.161)
XYZ
X: 28.145, Y: 21.069, Z: 66.189
xyY
x: 0.244, y: 0.183, Y: 21.069
CIELab
L: 53.025, a: 35.745, b: -50.415
CIELuv
L: 53.025, u: 6.607, v: -82.006
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.025, C: 61.801, H: 305.337
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.025, C: 82.271, H: 274.606
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.901, a: 29.124, b: -53.366
CIECAM02
J: 42.908, C: 55.017, h: 288.736, Q: 129.057, M: 48.111, s: 61.057, H: 327.192
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.429, jaune: -9.233, green: -2.796
LMS
L: 18.926, M: 16.365, S: 65.461
YCbCr
Y: 127.127, Cb: 169.946, Cr: 134.083
YCgCo
Y: 142.250, Cg: -34.250, Co: 16.000
YDbDr
Y: 129.353, Db: 127.348, Dr: -18.321
YPbPr
Y: 122.235, Pb: 49.435, Pr: 10.624
xvYCC
Y: 120.978, Cb: 171.425, Cr: 137.332
YIQ
Y: 129.353, I: -15.587, Q: 39.535
YUV
Y: 129.353, U: 41.656, V: 8.464
Munsell Color System
2.5P 5/10 ΔE = 7.999
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 9.018

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