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#8b8c9d Hex Color Code

#8b8c9d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b8c9d is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8b8c9d is comprised of 54.51% red, 54.9% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #8b8c9d has a hue of 237° (degrees), 8% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.73 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #717282
  2. #797a8b
  3. #828394
  4. #8b8c9d
  5. #9495a6
  6. #9d9eaf
  7. #a6a7b9

Tints and Shades

#8b8c9d to white

  1. #8b8c9d
  2. #9e9ead
  3. #b0b1bd
  4. #c4c4cd
  5. #d7d7dd
  6. #ebebee
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8b8c9d to black

  1. #8b8c9d
  2. #727381
  3. #5b5b66
  4. #44454c
  5. #2f2f34
  6. #1b1b1d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ Basalt 13
      #8c8c9c
      ΔE = 0.502 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. 9006 / Weissaluminium
      #9898a8
      ΔE = 4.668 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  2. Bristol

    1. ★ Violet Verbena / P101-C5
      #8c8ca0
      ΔE = 1.257 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. Violet Aura / P102-C5
      #838b9d
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 8160 C
      #8a8b99
      ΔE = 1.275 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. 7660 U
      #9c97a7
      ΔE = 5.068 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  4. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4895
      #888998
      ΔE = 1.443 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. 4894
      #9496a7
      ΔE = 3.761 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  5. Crayola

    1. ★ Manatee
      #8d90a1
      ΔE = 1.521 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF11038
      #8a8b98
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. CF10703
      #858b98
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cotton Flannel / 544-5
      #9090a2
      ΔE = 1.719 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. Tin Lizzie / 542-5
      #928a98
      ΔE = 3.233 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  8. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Garden Beauty
      #8d899c
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Shadow Mountain
      #7f848e
      ΔE = 4.833 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  9. Berger

    1. ★ Garden Beauty / 7183
      #8d899c
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Shadow Mountain / 8248
      #7f848e
      ΔE = 4.833 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Garden Beauty / 7183
      #8d899c
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Shadow Mountain / 8248
      #7f848e
      ΔE = 4.833 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Silver Sage
      #8b8b97
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Heather Firemist
      #9895a0
      ΔE = 4.516 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  12. Sico

    1. ★ 6174-52 A Simpler Time
      #8e8a98
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. 6175-52 Enigma
      #88848d
      ΔE = 4.622 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  13. Behr

    1. ★ Camelot S550-4
      #8b90a4
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. Delectable 650F-4
      #9b92a9
      ΔE = 5.121 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  14. Olympic

    1. ★ Violet Verbena C45-4
      #868da1
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Smoky Grape C43-4
      #9791a4
      ΔE = 3.485 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  15. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dusty Heather - 9073
      #8990a3
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. Dried Lavender - 9072
      #8595aa
      ΔE = 5.205 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  16. Coronado Paint

    1. 7183 - Garden Beauty
      #868696
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. 7231 - Pale Orchid
      #7a879a
      ΔE = 4.651 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  17. Sto

    1. 34432
      #868d9b
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. 34320
      #7b8298
      ΔE = 4.971 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  18. Earthpaint

    1. 4-41-4 Clandestine
      #8f8fa5
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 4-43-4 Evening Sky
      #978fa4
      ΔE = 3.839 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  19. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Slaanesh Grey
      #8e8c97
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6399
      #908a9e
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. 6392
      #9991a1
      ΔE = 3.967 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  21. CIL

    1. Cosmic Crescent
      #838c9d
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Joann's Jewel
      #9495ab
      ΔE = 4.065 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  22. General Paint

    1. String Quartet / CL 2394D
      #848895
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  23. Ralph Lauren

    1. Beekman / RLUL204
      #8e8d97
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Chelsea / RLUL203
      #8e879b
      ΔE = 3.102 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  24. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-40-4 Gargoyle
      #828595
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. 5-38-4 Harbour Bridge
      #7e8797
      ΔE = 3.686 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  25. Devoe Paint

    1. Cosmic Crescent / 50BB 26/105
      #858c98
      ΔE = 3.023 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Eclectic / 70BB 27/201
      #848daa
      ΔE = 5.129 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  26. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Prophetic Sea / PPG1042-5
      #818b9c
      ΔE = 3.046 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. Win Place Or Show 7119-1
      #7b8693
      ΔE = 4.970 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  27. Glidden

    1. Prophetic Sea / PPG1042-5
      #818b9c
      ΔE = 3.046 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. Night Sky Grey / 90BG 25/079
      #7d8a96
      ΔE = 4.975 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  28. Zoffany

    1. Grey Violet
      #958f9d
      ΔE = 3.079 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  29. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4020-R60B
      #8589a1
      ΔE = 3.124 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. Mistic Purple / FS077
      #7c8794
      ΔE = 4.728 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  30. Taubmans

    1. Jigalong / T08 98-3
      #818b9b
      ΔE = 3.140 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. Purple Shadow / T144-6
      #81869c
      ΔE = 3.389 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  31. Sikkens

    1. U0.11.50
      #838e9f
      ΔE = 3.150 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. U0.10.50
      #7b8798
      ΔE = 4.441 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  32. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Purplish Gray 30-24
      #9494a5
      ΔE = 3.160 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  33. Duron

    1. Serious Gray
      #838995
      ΔE = 3.198 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Storm Cloud
      #7e8796
      ΔE = 3.811 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  34. Valspar Paint

    1. Window Screen
      #808696
      ΔE = 3.221 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Kindness X85R181C
      #9595a8
      ΔE = 3.672 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  35. Levis

    1. Shady Purple B40
      #9693a1
      ΔE = 3.414 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Real Sky
      #7d8999
      ΔE = 4.094 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  36. Dulux

    1. Blue Incense
      #7f8a9c
      ΔE = 3.466 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Urban Obsession
      #7a8295
      ΔE = 4.932 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  37. Asian Paints

    1. Pale Orchid / 7231
      #818aa1
      ΔE = 3.486 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Moon Crater / 8248
      #80848f
      ΔE = 4.398 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  38. Chrysler

    1. Mauve
      #848392
      ΔE = 3.518 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Blue
      #7e8da4
      ΔE = 4.621 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  39. Tollens

    1. T2149-5
      #828692
      ΔE = 3.538 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. T2148-6
      #87909b
      ΔE = 3.866 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  40. New Look

    1. Alisons Dream / G36-03
      #8a8891
      ΔE = 3.634 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Dynamic Duo / F30-09
      #8492aa
      ΔE = 4.758 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  41. Nerolac

    1. Velvet Blue - 4230
      #7f899f
      ΔE = 3.676 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Shush Purple - 4218
      #9693ad
      ΔE = 4.970 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  42. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Pale Orchid / 7231
      #818ea1
      ΔE = 3.703 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. Suzette / 7191
      #7f8095
      ΔE = 4.838 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  43. Peintures MF

    1. Silhouette
      #7f8795
      ΔE = 3.708 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  44. Nippon Paint

    1. Twist Of Fate / NP PB 1465 T
      #8989a3
      ΔE = 3.714 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. Weathervane / NP N 1987 P
      #858a90
      ΔE = 4.986 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  45. Resene

    1. Kookaburra B63-017-281
      #818392
      ΔE = 3.719 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Rugged Lavender B62-011-275
      #80818b
      ΔE = 5.244 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  46. Wattyl

    1. Prince Charming / D58W
      #9891a0
      ΔE = 3.729 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Acapulco Violet / D79W
      #8492aa
      ΔE = 4.758 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  47. Clark+Kensington

    1. Luxe Lounge / WNCC-28
      #8c8592
      ΔE = 3.792 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Speed Dial / 41B-4
      #9791a8
      ΔE = 4.191 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  48. Colortrend

    1. 1290
      #8f869b
      ΔE = 3.860 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. 0520
      #818590
      ΔE = 4.096 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  49. Diamond Vogel

    1. Violet Vibes / 1290
      #8f869b
      ΔE = 3.860 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Slate Tint / 0520
      #818590
      ΔE = 4.096 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  50. Dunn-Edwards

    1. London Fog / 686
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 3.939 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Soft Charcoal / 586
      #838298
      ΔE = 4.183 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  51. California Paints

    1. DE 5920 - Mountains Majesty
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 3.939 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. DE 5935 - Soft Charcoal
      #838298
      ΔE = 4.183 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  52. KILZ

    1. Romantic Ravenna / B761
      #8b94aa
      ΔE = 3.945 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Jupiter / A901
      #8a8297
      ΔE = 4.507 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  53. Kelly-Moore

    1. Tianna's Eyes / KM3094-2
      #8e96a9
      ΔE = 4.022 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. November Rain / KM3781-2
      #8d9096
      ΔE = 4.632 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  54. McCormick Paints

    1. Pale Orchid
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 4.049 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  55. Dulux Australia

    1. Venetian Lace / D21
      #87878f
      ΔE = 4.134 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Classic Blue / GR15
      #91969f
      ΔE = 4.883 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  56. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3010-R80B
      #9397a5
      ΔE = 4.217 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. S 3010-R90B
      #8f98a4
      ΔE = 5.183 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  57. Benjamin Moore

    1. Oxford Gray / 2128-40
      #8391a1
      ΔE = 4.246 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. Purple Haze / 1413
      #838093
      ΔE = 4.556 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  58. Crown Paint

    1. Pencil Skirt Grey
      #8e97a8
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. Silver Mine
      #8e8d91
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  59. Ford

    1. Light Opal
      #85868e
      ΔE = 4.394 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Silver Mink
      #7e8da4
      ΔE = 4.621 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  60. Diamond Paint

    1. Pewter
      #80848f
      ΔE = 4.398 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  61. Crown Diamond

    1. 7407-52 Polished Metal
      #868b92
      ΔE = 4.490 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. 7408-52 Modern Times
      #86878e
      ΔE = 4.538 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  62. Brillux

    1. 60.06.19
      #868b92
      ΔE = 4.490 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. 57.09.21
      #798599
      ΔE = 4.923 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  63. Beckers

    1. Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 4.644 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  64. ICI Paints

    1. 4196 Cosmic Crescent 50BB 26/105
      #7a8495
      ΔE = 4.751 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Windmill Blue 50BB 26/130
      #79859b
      ΔE = 5.065 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  65. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 8-089 - Castle grey
      #8a8f95
      ΔE = 4.814 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. BS 4800 22 B 21 - Kashmir
      #9797a1
      ΔE = 4.959 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  66. Dutch Boy

    1. Fox Theater Plum
      #85828c
      ΔE = 4.829 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Plum Neutral
      #7c849c
      ΔE = 4.843 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  67. AMC

    1. Turbo Silver
      #888e94
      ΔE = 4.963 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Accent Gray
      #888c91
      ΔE = 5.074 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  68. Jotun

    1. 4624 / Varm Blå
      #90969f
      ΔE = 4.971 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  69. Volkswagen

    1. Platinum Gray
      #7d8893
      ΔE = 5.000 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Pastel Blue
      #7b8b9a
      ΔE = 5.138 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  70. Focoltone

    1. 6055
      #8d8c90
      ΔE = 5.183 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  71. Dupont

    1. CAS932
      #8a9299
      ΔE = 5.188 / LRV ≈ 28.3%

#8b8c9d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b8c9d foreground

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#8b8c9d background

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<p style="background-color: #8b8c9d">…</p>

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9145501
Binary
10001011, 10001100, 10011101
Hexadecimal
#8b8c9d
LRV
≈ 26.7%
Closest short hex
#889 ΔE = 1.499
RGB
rgb(139, 140, 157)
RGBA
rgba(139, 140, 157, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.319, g: 0.321, b: 0.360
RYB
red: 54.510%, yellow: 54.881%, blue: 61.569%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7631715 / 0xff8b8c9d
HSL
hsl(237, 8%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 8%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (236.667), saturation: 11% (0.115), value: 62% (0.616)
HSP
hue: 236.667, saturation: 11.465%, perceived brightness: 55.587%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.690, S: 13.089, L: 58.676
Cubehelix
H: -125.765, S: 0.125, L: 0.555
TSL
T: -2.817, S: 0.025, L: 0.555
CMYK
cyan: 11% (0.115), magenta: 11% (0.108), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.384)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 38% (0.384)
XYZ
X: 26.110, Y: 26.679, Z: 35.666
xyY
x: 0.295, y: 0.302, Y: 26.679
CIELab
L: 58.676, a: 3.152, b: -9.115
CIELuv
L: 58.676, u: -1.526, v: -13.801
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.676, C: 9.645, H: 289.075
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.676, C: 13.885, H: 263.690
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.652, a: -0.159, b: -4.784
CIECAM02
J: 48.547, C: 13.222, h: 272.112, Q: 137.275, M: 11.563, s: 29.022, H: 317.588
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.134, jaune: -1.672, green: 0.023
LMS
L: 24.803, M: 27.135, S: 35.515
YCbCr
Y: 137.669, Cb: 135.611, Cr: 126.354
YCgCo
Y: 144.000, Cg: -4.000, Co: 30.250
YDbDr
Y: 141.639, Db: 23.111, Dr: 5.022
YPbPr
Y: 141.011, Pb: 8.615, Pr: -1.282
xvYCC
Y: 137.104, Cb: 135.568, Cr: 126.874
YIQ
Y: 141.639, I: -6.057, Q: 5.078
YUV
Y: 141.639, U: 7.561, V: -2.315
Munsell Color System
2.5P 6/2 ΔE = 3.473
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 10.662

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