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Middle blue purple / #8b72be Hex Color Code

#8b72be Paint ChipThe color middle blue purple with hexadecimal color code #8b72be is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #8b72be is comprised of 54.51% red, 44.71% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #8b72be has a hue of 260° (degrees), 37% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 419.54 nm.

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#8b72be linear gradient to complementary #9bc070

  1. #8b72be
  2. #917fb2
  3. #968ca6
  4. #999999 / #999
  5. #9ba68c
  6. #9cb37f
  7. #9bc070

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #725ba5
  2. #7a63ad
  3. #836ab5
  4. #8b72be
  5. #937ac7
  6. #9c82cf
  7. #a48ad8

Tones

  1. #8b72be
  2. #8e78b8
  3. #917fb2
  4. #9385ab
  5. #958ba5
  6. #97929f
  7. #989898

Tints and Shades

#8b72be to white

  1. #8b72be
  2. #9f88c9
  3. #b29fd4
  4. #c6b6df
  5. #d9cee9
  6. #ece6f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8b72be to black

  1. #8b72be
  2. #735e9b
  3. #5b4b7a
  4. #45395b
  5. #2f283d
  6. #1b1821
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 16-3828 TN
      #8870b9
      ΔE = 1.140 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. 17-3834 TPG
      #8272ad
      ΔE = 3.788 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ True V V64-080-297
      #8e72c7
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Lilac Bush V64-080-301
      #9470c4
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10475
      #9071b5
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. CF10468
      #7f6fad
      ΔE = 3.926 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  4. Scib Paints

    1. Royal Raul / 7158
      #8771b2
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Blooming Lilac / 7166
      #8173ab
      ΔE = 4.377 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  5. Vista Paint

    1. Royal Raul
      #8771b2
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Blooming Lilac
      #8173ab
      ΔE = 4.377 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  6. Berger

    1. Royal Raul / 7158
      #8771b2
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Blooming Lilac / 7166
      #8173ab
      ΔE = 4.377 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  7. Focoltone

    1. 6007
      #8672b2
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. 6018
      #7d67ac
      ΔE = 5.034 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  8. Plascon

    1. Plum Crazy P4-C2-1
      #9474b8
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. Gentlemans Grey P1-D2-1
      #8074b4
      ΔE = 3.364 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  9. Kelly-Moore

    1. Royal Raul / KM3031-3
      #8875b3
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Blooming Lilac / KM3039-3
      #7f73aa
      ΔE = 4.783 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  10. Asian Paints

    1. Royal Robes / 7158
      #8874b0
      ΔE = 3.094 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Intense Purple / 7166
      #8276ac
      ΔE = 4.697 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  11. Brillux

    1. 48.15.21
      #8c78b4
      ΔE = 3.328 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 45.18.21
      #936faf
      ΔE = 3.748 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  12. Nerolac

    1. Mystic Purple - 2307
      #886fac
      ΔE = 3.407 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. Jam - 2328
      #7d75b6
      ΔE = 3.879 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R60B
      #9679bc
      ΔE = 3.421 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-d
      #8578b6
      ΔE = 3.458 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. 38-d1
      #8073af
      ΔE = 3.873 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  15. Clark+Kensington

    1. Everything's Groovy / 41D-3
      #8574af
      ΔE = 3.468 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  16. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-42-6 Frosted Tulip
      #9576b3
      ΔE = 3.791 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. 2-41-5 Violet Harmony
      #8879b0
      ΔE = 4.365 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  17. Tollens

    1. T2098-4
      #8076b4
      ΔE = 3.818 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  18. Caparol

    1. 44/13
      #886ccc
      ΔE = 3.951 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. 65 12 280 / Lavendel 85
      #746cc0
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. 1-41-6 Bouquet Violet
      #846fa9
      ΔE = 4.095 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 1-41-5 Elusive Dream
      #927eb9
      ΔE = 4.813 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  20. Dupont

    1. CAS685
      #7a6db1
      ΔE = 4.251 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. CAS701
      #886aa7
      ΔE = 4.663 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  21. Dutch Boy

    1. Grape Scot!
      #8f7ab1
      ΔE = 4.448 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  22. Crown Diamond

    1. 7348-53 Monet's Violet
      #8b79ae
      ΔE = 4.593 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  23. Sico

    1. 6025-53 Monet's Violet
      #8b79ae
      ΔE = 4.593 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  24. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Parfait / 243-6
      #8d70a7
      ΔE = 4.607 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Purple Rhapsody / 244-6
      #8378ad
      ΔE = 4.945 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  25. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Parfait 243-6
      #8d70a7
      ΔE = 4.607 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Purple Rhapsody / PPG1247-6
      #8278ad
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. Plum Preserve / 1256
      #8276ac
      ΔE = 4.697 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Crown Jewels / 1193
      #9a73b0
      ΔE = 4.892 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  27. Colortrend

    1. 1256
      #8276ac
      ΔE = 4.697 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 1193
      #9a73b0
      ΔE = 4.892 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  28. Behr

    1. Unimaginable P560-5
      #8b7eba
      ΔE = 4.721 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Grape Parfait 640B-6
      #8576aa
      ΔE = 4.763 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  29. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6271
      #7b6fab
      ΔE = 4.783 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  30. Coronado Paint

    1. 7158 - Royal Raul
      #7d74ad
      ΔE = 4.789 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  31. Benjamin Moore

    1. Charmed Violet / 1398
      #947ab1
      ΔE = 4.811 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  32. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2013
      #837dbb
      ΔE = 4.940 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  33. Krylon

    1. Grape
      #8d7fbb
      ΔE = 4.944 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  34. ICI Paints

    1. Purple Passion 41RB 24/309
      #9072a7
      ΔE = 4.979 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  35. Glidden

    1. Purple Rhapsody / PPG1247-6
      #8278ad
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  36. Dulux

    1. Velvet Ribbon 5 / 41RB 24/309
      #9477ac
      ΔE = 5.055 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  37. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Faraway Sky / 643
      #8980c1
      ΔE = 5.145 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  38. California Paints

    1. DE 5942 - Faraway Sky
      #8980c1
      ΔE = 5.145 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  39. Sikkens

    1. W0.25.50
      #8a7fba
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 24.1%

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#8b72be HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b72be foreground

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="color: #8b72be">…</p>

#8b72be background

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="background-color: #8b72be">…</p>

#8b72be shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b72be">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9138878
Binary
10001011, 01110010, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#8b72be
LRV
≈ 21.2%
Closest short hex
#87b ΔE = 2.391
RGB
rgb(139, 114, 190)
RGBA
rgba(139, 114, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.314, g: 0.257, b: 0.429
RYB
red: 54.510%, yellow: 44.706%, blue: 74.510%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7638338 / 0xff8b72be
HSL
hsl(260, 37%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(260, 37%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 260° (259.737), saturation: 40% (0.400), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 259.737, saturation: 40.000%, perceived brightness: 51.909%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 276.884, S: 49.602, L: 53.212
Cubehelix
H: -105.880, S: 0.493, L: 0.509
TSL
T: -3.789, S: 0.105, L: 0.510
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.268), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 25.957, Y: 21.241, Z: 51.438
xyY
x: 0.263, y: 0.215, Y: 21.241
CIELab
L: 53.212, a: 26.066, b: -36.434
CIELuv
L: 53.212, u: 7.110, v: -58.899
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.212, C: 44.798, H: 305.582
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.212, C: 59.326, H: 276.884
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.088, a: 19.877, b: -33.910
CIECAM02
J: 43.159, C: 42.858, h: 291.949, Q: 129.434, M: 37.479, s: 53.811, H: 329.147
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.332, jaune: -6.643, green: -2.342
LMS
L: 19.793, M: 18.107, S: 50.951
YCbCr
Y: 127.799, Cb: 157.664, Cr: 133.579
YCgCo
Y: 139.250, Cg: -25.250, Co: 22.000
YDbDr
Y: 130.139, Db: 90.058, Dr: -16.833
YPbPr
Y: 124.797, Pb: 35.125, Pr: 9.004
xvYCC
Y: 123.179, Cb: 158.855, Cr: 135.909
YIQ
Y: 130.139, I: -9.523, Q: 28.933
YUV
Y: 130.139, U: 29.459, V: 7.774
Munsell Color System
2.5P 5/10 ΔE = 2.052
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 7.770

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