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Taubmans Amethyst Stone / T08 97-3 / #8b8c9e Hex Color Code

#8b8c9e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b8c9e is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8b8c9e is comprised of 54.51% red, 54.9% green and 61.96% blue. In the HSL color space #8b8c9e has a hue of 237° (degrees), 9% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.59 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #717283
  2. #797a8c
  3. #828395
  4. #8b8c9e
  5. #9495a7
  6. #9d9eb0
  7. #a6a7ba

Tints and Shades

#8b8c9e to white

  1. #8b8c9e
  2. #9e9eae
  3. #b0b1bd
  4. #c4c4cd
  5. #d7d7de
  6. #ebebee
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8b8c9e to black

  1. #8b8c9e
  2. #727382
  3. #5b5b67
  4. #44454d
  5. #2f2f34
  6. #1b1b1d
  7. #000000 / #000

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    1. ★ Violet Verbena / P101-C5
      #8c8ca0
      ΔE = 0.867 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. Violet Aura / P102-C5
      #838b9d
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  2. Crayola

    1. ★ Manatee
      #8d90a1
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Cotton Flannel / PPG1171-5
      #9090a2
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. Smoky Grape / PPG1174-5
      #9b8fa6
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cotton Flannel / 544-5
      #9090a2
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. Blueberry Muffin / 547-5
      #8290a6
      ΔE = 4.094 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  5. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4895
      #888998
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. 4894
      #9496a7
      ΔE = 3.760 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Irises / 1440
      #858a9b
      ΔE = 1.762 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. Purple Haze / 1413
      #838093
      ΔE = 4.517 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  7. Chrysler

    1. ★ Sapphire Silver
      #8b8998
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Mauve
      #848392
      ΔE = 3.640 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  8. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Garden Beauty / 7183
      #908f9e
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Pandora's Purple / 7143
      #8d8698
      ΔE = 3.082 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  9. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Garden Beauty
      #8d899c
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Pale Orchid
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 3.838 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Garden Beauty / 7183
      #8d899c
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Pale Orchid / 7231
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 3.838 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  11. Berger

    1. ★ Garden Beauty / 7183
      #8d899c
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Shadow Mountain / 8248
      #7f848e
      ΔE = 5.070 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  12. Olympic

    1. ★ Violet Verbena C45-4
      #868da1
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Tin Lizzie D42-4
      #8f8b96
      ΔE = 3.191 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  13. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF11038
      #8a8b98
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. CF11037
      #8a8e99
      ΔE = 3.021 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ Violet Shadow 620F-4
      #8c91a4
      ΔE = 2.075 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. Deep Smoke Signal 610F-6
      #7d8293
      ΔE = 4.434 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  15. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dusty Heather - 9073
      #8990a3
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. Dried Lavender - 9072
      #8595aa
      ΔE = 5.110 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  16. Sico

    1. ★ 6174-52 A Simpler Time
      #8e8a98
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. 6175-52 Enigma
      #88848d
      ΔE = 4.873 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  17. Earthpaint

    1. 4-40-4 Far Away
      #8c91a6
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. 5-44-4 Atrium
      #968b96
      ΔE = 5.013 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. Gray
      #888697
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Slate Gray
      #8d919d
      ΔE = 3.041 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  19. Duron

    1. Downing Slate
      #868c9a
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Special Gray
      #928a97
      ΔE = 3.605 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  20. Coronado Paint

    1. 7183 - Garden Beauty
      #868696
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. 7192 - Barrymore
      #9294aa
      ΔE = 3.448 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  21. Sto

    1. 34232
      #898795
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 34220
      #8b8597
      ΔE = 3.116 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  22. CIL

    1. Cosmic Crescent
      #838c9d
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Joann's Jewel
      #9495ab
      ΔE = 3.858 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  23. Dulux

    1. 50BB 26/105
      #838c9d
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Urban Obsession
      #7a8295
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  24. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4020-R60B
      #8589a1
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. Mistic Purple / FS077
      #7c8794
      ΔE = 4.910 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  25. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Slaanesh Grey
      #8e8c97
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  26. Ralph Lauren

    1. Chelsea / RLUL203
      #8e879b
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Beekman / RLUL204
      #8e8d97
      ΔE = 3.177 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  27. General Paint

    1. String Quartet / CL 2394D
      #848895
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  28. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Prophetic Sea / PPG1042-5
      #818b9c
      ΔE = 3.111 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. Win Place Or Show 7119-1
      #7b8693
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  29. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Purplish Gray 30-24
      #9494a5
      ΔE = 3.158 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  30. Zoffany

    1. Grey Violet
      #958f9d
      ΔE = 3.218 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  31. Devoe Paint

    1. Cosmic Crescent / 50BB 26/105
      #858c98
      ΔE = 3.300 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Beyond Blue / 70BB 28/080
      #8e8f98
      ΔE = 3.626 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  32. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-42-4 Claret Shadow
      #928d98
      ΔE = 3.460 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. 5-43-4 Cinderella
      #968e9c
      ΔE = 3.653 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  33. Nerolac

    1. Velvet Blue - 4230
      #7f899f
      ΔE = 3.495 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Shush Purple - 4218
      #9693ad
      ΔE = 4.639 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  34. Resene

    1. Neutral Bay B66-014-259
      #858d99
      ΔE = 3.498 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Amethyst Smoke V66-022-308
      #95879c
      ΔE = 4.960 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  35. Levis

    1. Shady Purple B40
      #9693a1
      ΔE = 3.532 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Real Sky
      #7d8999
      ΔE = 4.194 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  36. Taubmans

    1. Violet Note / T12 38.F9
      #8287a0
      ΔE = 3.579 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Violet Veil / T12 38.E10
      #9597ab
      ΔE = 4.251 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  37. Diamond Vogel

    1. Violet Vibes / 1290
      #8f869b
      ΔE = 3.699 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Slate Tint / 0520
      #818590
      ΔE = 4.337 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  38. Colortrend

    1. 1290
      #8f869b
      ΔE = 3.699 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. 0520
      #818590
      ΔE = 4.337 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  39. Valspar Paint

    1. Gray Lavender
      #808da0
      ΔE = 3.705 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Mulberry Shadow
      #9598a9
      ΔE = 4.473 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  40. Kelly-Moore

    1. Garden Beauty / KM3046-2
      #9793a1
      ΔE = 3.734 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Tianna's Eyes / KM3094-2
      #8e96a9
      ΔE = 3.961 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  41. KILZ

    1. Romantic Ravenna / B761
      #8b94aa
      ΔE = 3.753 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Jupiter / A901
      #8a8297
      ΔE = 4.378 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  42. Tollens

    1. T2149-5
      #828692
      ΔE = 3.778 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. T2148-6
      #87909b
      ΔE = 4.121 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  43. Dunn-Edwards

    1. London Fog / 686
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 3.790 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Soft Charcoal / 586
      #838298
      ΔE = 4.012 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  44. California Paints

    1. DE 5920 - Mountains Majesty
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 3.790 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. DE 5935 - Soft Charcoal
      #838298
      ΔE = 4.012 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  45. Wattyl

    1. Prince Charming / D58W
      #9891a0
      ΔE = 3.802 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Acapulco Violet / D79W
      #8492aa
      ΔE = 4.530 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  46. McCormick Paints

    1. Pale Orchid
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 3.838 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  47. Brillux

    1. 51.09.18
      #9495ab
      ΔE = 3.858 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. 57.09.18
      #8b97ab
      ΔE = 4.797 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  48. Nippon Paint

    1. Springstep / NP N 1955 T
      #9794a9
      ΔE = 3.866 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. Fantasy Come True / NP N 1952 T
      #8a8297
      ΔE = 4.378 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  49. Peintures MF

    1. Silhouette
      #7f8795
      ΔE = 3.883 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  50. New Look

    1. Alisons Dream / G36-03
      #8a8891
      ΔE = 3.936 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Dynamic Duo / F30-09
      #8492aa
      ΔE = 4.530 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  51. Clark+Kensington

    1. Speed Dial / 41B-4
      #9791a8
      ΔE = 3.937 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Luxe Lounge / WNCC-28
      #8c8592
      ΔE = 3.967 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  52. Ford

    1. Argent
      #868992
      ΔE = 3.961 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Gray
      #8e8f94
      ΔE = 5.130 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  53. Caparol

    1. Atlas / Atlas F3
      #8894a8
      ΔE = 4.066 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. 65 2 246 / Venato 35
      #7c8498
      ΔE = 4.238 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  54. Asian Paints

    1. Grape Ice / 9135
      #8f859a
      ΔE = 4.096 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Moon Crater / 8248
      #80848f
      ΔE = 4.626 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  55. Beckers

    1. Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 4.209 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  56. ICI Paints

    1. 4274 Picton 10RB 36/082
      #9796a4
      ΔE = 4.227 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. 4161 Coastal Blue 30BB 32/115
      #8292a4
      ΔE = 4.746 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  57. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3010-R80B
      #9397a5
      ΔE = 4.320 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. S 3020-R70B
      #8485a1
      ΔE = 4.640 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  58. Pantone / PMS

    1. 15-4307 TCX
      #7f8793
      ΔE = 4.374 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 7544
      #8a9199
      ΔE = 4.817 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  59. Crown Paint

    1. Pencil Skirt Grey
      #8e97a8
      ΔE = 4.408 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  60. Dulux Australia

    1. Venetian Lace / D21
      #87878f
      ΔE = 4.432 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Classic Blue / GR15
      #91969f
      ΔE = 5.102 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  61. RAL

    1. RAL 260 60 10
      #8391a0
      ΔE = 4.495 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. RAL 260 60 05
      #8a9098
      ΔE = 4.560 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  62. Sikkens

    1. U0.10.50
      #7b8798
      ΔE = 4.501 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. U0.05.55
      #8e959e
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  63. Volkswagen

    1. Glacier Blue
      #898fac
      ΔE = 4.529 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. Platinum Gray
      #7d8893
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  64. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6398
      #9498a7
      ΔE = 4.562 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. 6393
      #968799
      ΔE = 5.233 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  65. Dutch Boy

    1. Eclectic Plum
      #908fac
      ΔE = 4.617 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Plum Neutral
      #7c849c
      ΔE = 4.628 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  66. Diamond Paint

    1. Pewter
      #80848f
      ΔE = 4.626 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  67. Crown Diamond

    1. 7360-42 Smooth Violet
      #978a9f
      ΔE = 4.629 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. 7407-52 Polished Metal
      #868b92
      ΔE = 4.801 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  68. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 654
      #918eac
      ΔE = 5.055 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  69. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 8-089 - Castle grey
      #8a8f95
      ΔE = 5.117 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. BS 4800 22 B 21 - Kashmir
      #9797a1
      ΔE = 5.133 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  70. Jotun

    1. 4624 / Varm Blå
      #90969f
      ΔE = 5.192 / LRV ≈ 30.2%

#8b8c9e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b8c9e foreground

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="color: #8b8c9e">…</p>

#8b8c9e background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #8b8c9e">…</p>

#8b8c9e shadow

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Vincent Van Gogh
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9145502
Binary
10001011, 10001100, 10011110
Hexadecimal
#8b8c9e
LRV
≈ 26.7%
Closest short hex
#889 ΔE = 1.568
RGB
rgb(139, 140, 158)
RGBA
rgba(139, 140, 158, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.318, g: 0.320, b: 0.362
RYB
red: 54.510%, yellow: 54.882%, blue: 61.961%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7631714 / 0xff8b8c9e
HSL
hsl(237, 9%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 9%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (236.842), saturation: 12% (0.120), value: 62% (0.620)
HSP
hue: 236.842, saturation: 12.025%, perceived brightness: 55.637%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.819, S: 13.876, L: 58.708
Cubehelix
H: -125.618, S: 0.132, L: 0.556
TSL
T: -2.824, S: 0.027, L: 0.556
CMYK
cyan: 12% (0.120), magenta: 11% (0.114), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.380)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 38% (0.380)
XYZ
X: 26.196, Y: 26.714, Z: 36.117
xyY
x: 0.294, y: 0.300, Y: 26.714
CIELab
L: 58.708, a: 3.369, b: -9.639
CIELuv
L: 58.708, u: -1.584, v: -14.623
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.708, C: 10.211, H: 289.268
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.708, C: 14.709, H: 263.819
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.685, a: 0.021, b: -5.252
CIECAM02
J: 48.579, C: 13.852, h: 272.461, Q: 137.321, M: 12.113, s: 29.700, H: 317.781
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.138, jaune: -1.762, green: 0.009
LMS
L: 24.807, M: 27.135, S: 35.960
YCbCr
Y: 137.767, Cb: 136.050, Cr: 126.283
YCoCg
Y: 144.250, Cg: -4.250, Co: 30.000
YDbDr
Y: 141.753, Db: 24.444, Dr: 5.239
YPbPr
Y: 141.083, Pb: 9.115, Pr: -1.328
xvYCC
Y: 137.165, Cb: 136.007, Cr: 126.833
YIQ
Y: 141.753, I: -6.378, Q: 5.389
YUV
Y: 141.753, U: 7.997, V: -2.415
Munsell Color System
2.5P 6/2 ΔE = 3.806
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Deep Silver ΔE = 10.780

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