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#8b6dce Hex Color Code

#8b6dce Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b6dce is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #8b6dce is comprised of 54.51% red, 42.75% green and 80.78% blue. In the HSL color space #8b6dce has a hue of 259° (degrees), 50% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 436.03 nm.

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#8b6dce linear gradient to complementary #a0d467

  1. #8b6dce
  2. #957fbf
  3. #9b90af
  4. #a0a19f
  5. #a2b28e
  6. #a2c37c
  7. #a0d467

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7256b4
  2. #7a5ebd
  3. #8365c5
  4. #8b6dce
  5. #9375d7
  6. #9c7ddf
  7. #a585e8

Tones

  1. #8b6dce
  2. #9075c6
  3. #947ebe
  4. #9786b6
  5. #9a8eae
  6. #9c96a6
  7. #9e9e9e

Tints and Shades

#8b6dce to white

  1. #8b6dce
  2. #a084d7
  3. #b49cdf
  4. #c7b4e7
  5. #dacdef
  6. #ede6f7
  7. #ffffff

#8b6dce to black

  1. #8b6dce
  2. #735aa8
  3. #5b4884
  4. #453762
  5. #302741
  6. #1b1723
  7. #000000

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      #886ccc
      ΔE = 0.702 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Basket of Flowers P1-B1-4
      #8470dc
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 44/13
      #886ccc
      ΔE = 0.702 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. ★ 44/13 / Str-Putz Capamix 44/13
      #846cc8
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2665 U
      #8c6fca
      ΔE = 1.032 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. ★ 814 C
      #8a69d4
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ True V V64-080-297
      #8e72c7
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
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      #9470c4
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 21.9%

#8b6dce HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b6dce foreground

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #8b6dce">…</p>

#8b6dce 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: #8b6dce">…</p>

#8b6dce shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b6dce">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9137614
Binary
10001011, 01101101, 11001110
Hexadecimal
#8b6dce
LRV
≈ 20.9%
Closest short hex
#86c ΔE = 2.269
RGB
rgb(139, 109, 206)
RGBA
rgba(139, 109, 206, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.306, g: 0.240, b: 0.454
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.427%, blue: 0.808%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7639602 / 0xff8b6dce
HSL
hsl(259, 50%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(259, 50%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 259° (258.557), saturation: 47% (0.471), value: 81% (0.808)
HSP
hue: 258.557, saturation: 47.087%, perceived brightness: 52.009%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 275.457, S: 62.900, L: 52.820
Cubehelix
H: -106.982, S: 0.631, L: 0.505
TSL
T: -3.739, S: 0.130, L: 0.506
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.325), magenta: 47% (0.471), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.192)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 57% (0.573), yellow: 19% (0.192)
XYZ
X: 27.254, Y: 20.882, Z: 60.975
xyY
x: 0.250, y: 0.191, Y: 20.882
CIELab
L: 52.820, a: 33.072, b: -46.197
CIELuv
L: 52.820, u: 7.168, v: -75.032
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.820, C: 56.815, H: 305.599
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.820, C: 75.374, H: 275.457
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.697, a: 26.489, b: -47.125
CIECAM02
J: 42.741, C: 51.540, h: 290.063, Q: 128.804, M: 45.071, s: 59.154, H: 327.996
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.401, jaune: -8.454, green: -2.738
LMS
L: 19.040, M: 16.643, S: 60.329
YCbCr
Y: 126.847, Cb: 166.143, Cr: 134.283
YCgCo
Y: 140.750, Cg: -31.750, Co: 18.000
YDbDr
Y: 129.028, Db: 115.801, Dr: -18.941
YPbPr
Y: 122.374, Pb: 45.050, Pr: 10.538
xvYCC
Y: 121.098, Cb: 167.573, Cr: 137.257
YIQ
Y: 129.028, I: -13.291, Q: 36.524
YUV
Y: 129.028, U: 37.879, V: 8.749
Munsell Color System
2.5P 5/10 ΔE = 6.206
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 8.795

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