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#8b8cd1 Hex Color Code

#8b8cd1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b8cd1 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8b8cd1 is comprised of 54.51% red, 54.9% green and 81.96% blue. In the HSL color space #8b8cd1 has a hue of 239° (degrees), 43% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.9 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#8b8cd1 linear gradient to complementary #bec696

  1. #8b8cd1
  2. #9695c8
  3. #a09fbe
  4. #a9a9b5
  5. #b1b2ab
  6. #b8bca1
  7. #bec696

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6f71b4
  2. #787abd
  3. #8183c7
  4. #8b8cd1
  5. #9595db
  6. #9e9fe5
  7. #a8a8ef

Tones

  1. #8b8cd1
  2. #9292cb
  3. #9897c6
  4. #9e9dc0
  5. #a4a2ba
  6. #a9a8b4
  7. #aeaeae

Tints and Shades

#8b8cd1 to white

  1. #8b8cd1
  2. #9f9ed9
  3. #b3b1e1
  4. #c6c4e8
  5. #d9d7f0
  6. #ecebf7
  7. #ffffff

#8b8cd1 to black

  1. #8b8cd1
  2. #7373ab
  3. #5b5b86
  4. #454563
  5. #2f2f42
  6. #1b1b24
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-40-5 Shadow Lilac
      #8b87c9
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  2. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Kissin' Cousins
      #8e8bc6
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7446 C
      #8986ca
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. 272 U
      #8586c6
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ V4.25.55
      #8e8fca
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  5. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2050-R60B
      #8b85c7
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  6. Caparol

    1. 2213
      #8c90c8
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 29.7%

Color Blindness Simulation

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#8b8cd1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b8cd1 foreground

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #8b8cd1">…</p>

#8b8cd1 background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #8b8cd1">…</p>

#8b8cd1 shadow

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b8cd1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9145553
Binary
10001011, 10001100, 11010001
Hexadecimal
#8b8cd1
LRV
≈ 28.8%
Closest short hex
#88c ΔE = 1.508
RGB
rgb(139, 140, 209)
RGBA
rgba(139, 140, 209, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.285, g: 0.287, b: 0.428
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.549%, blue: 0.820%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7631663 / 0xff8b8cd1
HSL
hsl(239, 43%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 43%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (239.143), saturation: 33% (0.335), value: 82% (0.820)
HSP
hue: 239.143, saturation: 33.493%, perceived brightness: 58.511%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.433, S: 57.010, L: 60.647
Cubehelix
H: -123.737, S: 0.504, L: 0.578
TSL
T: -2.917, S: 0.090, L: 0.579
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.335), magenta: 33% (0.330), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 18% (0.180)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 18% (0.180)
XYZ
X: 31.531, Y: 28.848, Z: 64.216
xyY
x: 0.253, y: 0.232, Y: 28.848
CIELab
L: 60.647, a: 15.753, b: -35.573
CIELuv
L: 60.647, u: -4.604, v: -57.632
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.647, C: 38.905, H: 293.886
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.647, C: 57.816, H: 265.433
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.710, a: 10.798, b: -33.291
CIECAM02
J: 50.499, C: 41.158, h: 275.160, Q: 140.008, M: 35.992, s: 50.702, H: 319.288
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.290, jaune: -6.341, green: -0.547
LMS
L: 25.070, M: 27.175, S: 63.637
YCbCr
Y: 142.765, Cb: 158.439, Cr: 122.662
YCgCo
Y: 157.000, Cg: -17.000, Co: 17.250
YDbDr
Y: 147.567, Db: 92.427, Dr: 16.306
YPbPr
Y: 144.755, Pb: 34.615, Pr: -3.674
xvYCC
Y: 140.319, Cb: 158.407, Cr: 124.773
YIQ
Y: 147.567, I: -22.763, Q: 21.257
YUV
Y: 147.567, U: 30.233, V: -7.516
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.619
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 5.414

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