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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#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 / #fff

#8b6cd6 to black

  1. #8b6cd6
  2. #735aaf
  3. #5c4889
  4. #453765
  5. #302644
  6. #1c1724
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  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%

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#8b6cd6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b6cd6 foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #8b6cd6">…</p>

#8b6cd6 background

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="background-color: #8b6cd6">…</p>

#8b6cd6 shadow

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<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: 54.510%, yellow: 42.353%, blue: 83.922%
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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