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#8b8daa Hex Color Code

#8b8daa Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b8daa is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8b8daa is comprised of 54.51% red, 55.29% green and 66.67% blue. In the HSL color space #8b8daa has a hue of 236° (degrees), 15% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.96 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#8b8daa linear gradient to complementary #a5a68f

  1. #8b8daa
  2. #9091a6
  3. #9595a1
  4. #99999d
  5. #9d9e98
  6. #a1a294
  7. #a5a68f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #70738e
  2. #797b98
  3. #8284a1
  4. #8b8daa
  5. #9496b3
  6. #9d9fbd
  7. #a7a8c6

Tints and Shades

#8b8daa to white

  1. #8b8daa
  2. #9e9fb8
  3. #b1b2c6
  4. #c4c4d4
  5. #d7d8e2
  6. #ebebf0
  7. #ffffff

#8b8daa to black

  1. #8b8daa
  2. #72748b
  3. #5b5c6e
  4. #444552
  5. #2f2f37
  6. #1b1b1f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Hamilton Heights / 40B-5
      #898ba7
      ΔE = 0.858 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lilac Chasm / T08 59-3
      #8e8fac
      ΔE = 0.890 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Fresh Lavender / T10 37E-2
      #9193b2
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 5285 CP
      #8a8aa8
      ΔE = 1.189 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. ★ P 107-9 U
      #848eab
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  4. Beckers

    1. ★ Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 1.191 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  5. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Glacier Blue
      #898fac
      ΔE = 1.221 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  6. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Eclectic Plum
      #908fac
      ΔE = 1.317 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  7. Jotun

    1. ★ 4197 / Celeber
      #8d8fb0
      ΔE = 1.566 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  8. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 654
      #918eac
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 67 21 218 / Eisenoxidschwarz 35
      #9090b0
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. 70 4 260 / Lazur 15
      #8890b4
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  10. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Twist Of Fate / NP PB 1465 T
      #8989a3
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Violet Stone / 2069-40
      #8f90b1
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  12. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #868faf
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. 4-41-4 Clandestine
      #8f8fa5
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6358
      #8f91b2
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violet Verbena / 445-5
      #898ca3
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Violet Aura / 446-5
      #838ba4
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violet Verbena / PPG1169-5
      #898ca3
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Violet Aura / PPG1168-5
      #838ba4
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  16. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10713
      #8b89a2
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  17. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-5 Wild Wisteria
      #888aad
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  18. Glidden

    1. ★ Windmill Blue / 50BB 26/130
      #858ca5
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Violet Aura / PPG1168-5
      #838ba4
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  19. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Boho Chic / 90BB 31/208
      #9291b1
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Lilac Splendor / 90BB 26/227
      #8787aa
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  20. Vista Paint

    1. ★ King's Court
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  21. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  22. Berger

    1. ★ Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  23. Chrysler

    1. Iris
      #8b88a8
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  24. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #858caf
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  25. ICI Paints

    1. 4247 Princely Purple 90BB 34/167
      #9193b2
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 4273 Elevator 10RB 35/167
      #9692b0
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  26. GM / General Motors

    1. Gray
      #838aa4
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  27. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4020-R60B
      #8589a1
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  28. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-e4
      #888fb3
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. 37-d5
      #818bac
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  29. Valspar Paint

    1. Merlin
      #828ca7
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  30. Olympic

    1. Fresh Lavender B45-4
      #8a93b2
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. French Violet B44-4
      #9391b3
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  31. Peintures MF

    1. Prune
      #8e8aad
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  32. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Regal Haze 29-10
      #8c92b5
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  33. Dulux

    1. Lilac Heather 2
      #8b90b5
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  34. Bristol

    1. Violet Verbena / P101-C5
      #8c8ca0
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 26.9%

#8b8daa HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b8daa foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #8b8daa">…</p>

#8b8daa background

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="background-color: #8b8daa">…</p>

#8b8daa 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 #8b8daa">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9145770
Binary
10001011, 10001101, 10101010
Hexadecimal
#8b8daa
LRV
≈ 27.4%
Closest short hex
#88a ΔE = 2.338
RGB
rgb(139, 141, 170)
RGBA
rgba(139, 141, 170, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.309, g: 0.313, b: 0.378
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.552%, blue: 0.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7631446 / 0xff8b8daa
HSL
hsl(236, 15%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 15%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.129), saturation: 18% (0.182), value: 67% (0.667)
HSP
hue: 236.129, saturation: 18.235%, perceived brightness: 56.478%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.454, S: 23.028, L: 59.380
Cubehelix
H: -126.219, S: 0.215, L: 0.563
TSL
T: -2.795, S: 0.042, L: 0.564
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.182), magenta: 17% (0.171), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.333)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 45% (0.447), yellow: 33% (0.333)
XYZ
X: 27.426, Y: 27.441, Z: 41.874
xyY
x: 0.284, y: 0.284, Y: 27.441
CIELab
L: 59.380, a: 5.491, b: -15.477
CIELuv
L: 59.380, u: -2.743, v: -23.902
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.380, C: 16.422, H: 289.535
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.380, C: 24.059, H: 263.454
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.384, a: 1.785, b: -10.726
CIECAM02
J: 49.255, C: 20.630, h: 273.011, Q: 138.272, M: 18.041, s: 36.121, H: 318.086
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.171, jaune: -2.768, green: -0.081
LMS
L: 25.086, M: 27.539, S: 41.634
YCbCr
Y: 139.447, Cb: 141.027, Cr: 125.063
YCgCo
Y: 147.750, Cg: -6.750, Co: 27.000
YDbDr
Y: 143.708, Db: 39.557, Dr: 8.959
YPbPr
Y: 142.662, Pb: 14.730, Pr: -2.334
xvYCC
Y: 138.521, Cb: 140.939, Cr: 125.950
YIQ
Y: 143.708, I: -10.508, Q: 8.600
YUV
Y: 143.708, U: 12.940, V: -4.130
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/4 ΔE = 4.515
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 10.484

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