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#8b8ca6 Hex Color Code

#8b8ca6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b8ca6 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8b8ca6 is comprised of 54.51% red, 54.9% green and 65.1% blue. In the HSL color space #8b8ca6 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 13% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.91 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#8b8ca6 linear gradient to complementary #a2a38e

  1. #8b8ca6
  2. #8f90a2
  3. #93949e
  4. #97979a
  5. #9b9b96
  6. #9f9f92
  7. #a2a38e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #71728b
  2. #797a94
  3. #82839d
  4. #8b8ca6
  5. #9495af
  6. #9d9eb9
  7. #a6a7c2

Tints and Shades

#8b8ca6 to white

  1. #8b8ca6
  2. #9e9eb4
  3. #b1b1c3
  4. #c4c4d2
  5. #d7d7e1
  6. #ebebf0
  7. #ffffff

#8b8ca6 to black

  1. #8b8ca6
  2. #727388
  3. #5b5b6b
  4. #444550
  5. #2f2f36
  6. #1b1b1e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Old Vienna / T59-6
      #8b8da6
      ΔE = 0.549 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Divine Violet / T10 37H-2
      #8c8ea1
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  2. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Hamilton Heights / 40B-5
      #898ba7
      ΔE = 0.832 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  3. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Twist Of Fate / NP PB 1465 T
      #8989a3
      ΔE = 1.117 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violet Verbena / PPG1169-5
      #898ca3
      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Violet Aura / PPG1168-5
      #838ba4
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violet Verbena / 445-5
      #898ca3
      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Violet Aura / 446-5
      #838ba4
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10713
      #8b89a2
      ΔE = 1.330 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 5285 CP
      #8a8aa8
      ΔE = 1.540 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. P 107-9 U
      #848eab
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  8. Beckers

    1. ★ Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-41-4 Clandestine
      #8f8fa5
      ΔE = 1.784 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 4-40-4 Far Away
      #8c91a6
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  10. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Eclectic Plum
      #908fac
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4020-R60B
      #8589a1
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  12. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Glacier Blue
      #898fac
      ΔE = 1.874 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  13. Glidden

    1. ★ Windmill Blue / 50BB 26/130
      #858ca5
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Violet Aura / PPG1168-5
      #838ba4
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  14. Bristol

    1. ★ Violet Verbena / P101-C5
      #8c8ca0
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Gray
      #838aa4
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  16. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 654
      #918eac
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  17. Devoe Paint

    1. Eclectic / 70BB 27/201
      #848daa
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  18. Chrysler

    1. Iris
      #8b88a8
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Merlin
      #828ca7
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  20. Jotun

    1. 4197 / Celeber
      #8d8fb0
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  21. Caparol

    1. 67 21 218 / Eisenoxidschwarz 35
      #9090b0
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-R70B
      #8485a1
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  23. Behr

    1. 640F-5 Ash Violet
      #8f8ea0
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  24. Olympic

    1. Violet Verbena C45-4
      #868da1
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  25. Benjamin Moore

    1. Violet Stone / 2069-40
      #8f90b1
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  26. Vista Paint

    1. Garden Beauty
      #8d899c
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  27. Berger

    1. Garden Beauty / 7183
      #8d899c
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  28. Scib Paints

    1. Garden Beauty / 7183
      #8d899c
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  29. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6399
      #908a9e
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  30. Sikkens

    1. W0.10.50
      #89859c
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 24.5%

#8b8ca6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b8ca6 foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #8b8ca6">…</p>

#8b8ca6 background

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #8b8ca6">…</p>

#8b8ca6 shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b8ca6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9145510
Binary
10001011, 10001100, 10100110
Hexadecimal
#8b8ca6
LRV
≈ 27.0%
Closest short hex
#88a ΔE = 2.774
RGB
rgb(139, 140, 166)
RGBA
rgba(139, 140, 166, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.312, g: 0.315, b: 0.373
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.549%, blue: 0.651%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7631706 / 0xff8b8ca6
HSL
hsl(238, 13%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 13%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.778), saturation: 16% (0.163), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 237.778, saturation: 16.265%, perceived brightness: 56.044%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.493, S: 20.267, L: 58.972
Cubehelix
H: -124.842, S: 0.190, L: 0.559
TSL
T: -2.862, S: 0.038, L: 0.559
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.163), magenta: 16% (0.157), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 35% (0.349)
XYZ
X: 26.907, Y: 26.998, Z: 39.863
xyY
x: 0.287, y: 0.288, Y: 26.998
CIELab
L: 58.972, a: 5.149, b: -13.813
CIELuv
L: 58.972, u: -2.049, v: -21.255
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.972, C: 14.741, H: 290.443
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.972, C: 21.353, H: 264.493
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.960, a: 1.506, b: -9.115
CIECAM02
J: 48.845, C: 18.720, h: 274.190, Q: 137.695, M: 16.371, s: 34.481, H: 318.744
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.162, jaune: -2.483, green: -0.105
LMS
L: 24.842, M: 27.141, S: 39.649
YCbCr
Y: 138.551, Cb: 139.562, Cr: 125.715
YCgCo
Y: 146.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 28.000
YDbDr
Y: 142.665, Db: 35.108, Dr: 6.975
YPbPr
Y: 141.659, Pb: 13.115, Pr: -1.696
xvYCC
Y: 137.660, Cb: 139.521, Cr: 126.510
YIQ
Y: 142.665, I: -8.949, Q: 7.878
YUV
Y: 142.665, U: 11.485, V: -3.215
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/4 ΔE = 4.587
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 10.865

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