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#8b8ce1 Hex Color Code

#8b8ce1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b8ce1 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8b8ce1 is comprised of 54.51% red, 54.9% green and 88.24% blue. In the HSL color space #8b8ce1 has a hue of 239° (degrees), 59% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.74 nm.

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#8b8ce1 linear gradient to complementary #c7d399

  1. #8b8ce1
  2. #9997d6
  3. #a5a3ca
  4. #afafbf
  5. #b8bbb3
  6. #c0c7a6
  7. #c7d399

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6e71c3
  2. #777acd
  3. #8183d7
  4. #8b8ce1
  5. #9595eb
  6. #9f9ff6
  7. #a9a8ff

Tones

  1. #8b8ce1
  2. #9493da
  3. #9c9ad3
  4. #a3a1cc
  5. #aaa8c5
  6. #b0afbd
  7. #b6b6b6

Tints and Shades

#8b8ce1 to white

  1. #8b8ce1
  2. #a09ee6
  3. #b4b1ec
  4. #c7c4f1
  5. #dad7f6
  6. #edebfa
  7. #ffffff

#8b8ce1 to black

  1. #8b8ce1
  2. #7373b8
  3. #5c5b90
  4. #45456a
  5. #302f46
  6. #1c1b26
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7452
      #8c8fd6
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 2715 C
      #8b84d7
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. 75 15 280 / Lavendel 105
      #8c84e0
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 27.5%

#8b8ce1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b8ce1 foreground

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="color: #8b8ce1">…</p>

#8b8ce1 background

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #8b8ce1">…</p>

#8b8ce1 shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b8ce1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9145569
Binary
10001011, 10001100, 11100001
Hexadecimal
#8b8ce1
LRV
≈ 29.7%
Closest short hex
#88d ΔE = 1.452
RGB
rgb(139, 140, 225)
RGBA
rgba(139, 140, 225, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.276, g: 0.278, b: 0.446
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.549%, blue: 0.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7631647 / 0xff8b8ce1
HSL
hsl(239, 59%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 59%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (239.302), saturation: 38% (0.382), value: 88% (0.882)
HSP
hue: 239.302, saturation: 38.222%, perceived brightness: 59.543%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.536, S: 71.542, L: 61.377
Cubehelix
H: -123.609, S: 0.623, L: 0.585
TSL
T: -2.924, S: 0.107, L: 0.586
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.382), magenta: 38% (0.378), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.118)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 12% (0.118)
XYZ
X: 33.612, Y: 29.680, Z: 75.177
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.214, Y: 29.680
CIELab
L: 61.377, a: 20.059, b: -43.360
CIELuv
L: 61.377, u: -5.549, v: -71.085
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.377, C: 47.775, H: 294.826
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.377, C: 71.301, H: 265.536
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.479, a: 14.790, b: -43.680
CIECAM02
J: 51.213, C: 48.324, h: 274.739, Q: 140.994, M: 42.259, s: 54.747, H: 319.051
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.334, jaune: -7.751, green: -0.637
LMS
L: 25.173, M: 27.191, S: 74.434
YCbCr
Y: 144.333, Cb: 165.463, Cr: 121.526
YCgCo
Y: 161.000, Cg: -21.000, Co: 13.250
YDbDr
Y: 149.391, Db: 113.755, Dr: 19.778
YPbPr
Y: 145.907, Pb: 42.615, Pr: -4.410
xvYCC
Y: 141.308, Cb: 165.434, Cr: 124.126
YIQ
Y: 149.391, I: -27.903, Q: 26.235
YUV
Y: 149.391, U: 37.209, V: -9.116
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.940
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 5.332

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