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#8b96c6 Hex Color Code

#8b96c6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b96c6 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8b96c6 is comprised of 54.51% red, 58.82% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #8b96c6 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 34% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.02 nm.

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#8b96c6 linear gradient to complementary #bab997

  1. #8b96c6
  2. #959cbe
  3. #9da1b7
  4. #a5a7af
  5. #adada7
  6. #b4b39f
  7. #bab997

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6e7aa8
  2. #7883b2
  3. #818cbc
  4. #8b96c6
  5. #95a0d0
  6. #9fa9db
  7. #a9b3e5

Tones

  1. #8b96c6
  2. #9199c1
  3. #969cbc
  4. #9b9fb8
  5. #a0a3b3
  6. #a5a6ae
  7. #a9a9a9

Tints and Shades

#8b96c6 to white

  1. #8b96c6
  2. #9ea7cf
  3. #b2b8d9
  4. #c5c9e2
  5. #d8dbec
  6. #ecedf5
  7. #ffffff

#8b96c6 to black

  1. #8b96c6
  2. #737ba2
  3. #5b627f
  4. #45495e
  5. #2f323f
  6. #1b1c22
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Liverpool Sea Holly R157C
      #8e94c2
      ΔE = 1.250 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Opulent Accent X73R158C
      #8d97bd
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  2. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 1.357 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c1
      #8999c9
      ΔE = 1.383 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. ★ 37-c2
      #8392c1
      ΔE = 2.074 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Ice Land B5-D2-2
      #8898cc
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. ★ Shallow Sea B6-D2-2
      #9098cc
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Phlox / 58BB 33/270
      #8797cc
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. ★ Blue Hyacinth / PPG1245-5
      #8394c5
      ΔE = 1.714 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  6. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7207 - Adora
      #8693c7
      ΔE = 1.552 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 7215 - Florette
      #7e94c8
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 73 6 270 / Aquarell 40
      #9094c4
      ΔE = 1.645 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Hyacinth / PPG1245-5
      #8394c5
      ΔE = 1.714 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Romanesque Grape 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 2-38-4 Precious Gem
      #8193c1
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-4 Pageant Song
      #899ac9
      ΔE = 1.812 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. 610B-4 Intuitive
      #8890ba
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  11. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  12. KILZ

    1. ★ Lavender Glow / B782
      #8e92c1
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Violet Velvet / B731
      #8e92ba
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Hyacinth / 246-5
      #8293c5
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Romanesque Grape / 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  14. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Mood Mode / 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  15. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-R70B
      #8e91c2
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. S 2030-R80B
      #7f94c4
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  17. Brillux

    1. 54.15.18
      #859acb
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6076
      #8292c0
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. 6316
      #8193c0
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  19. Olympic

    1. Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  20. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Lisianthus / 39C-5
      #8894bc
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  21. Sikkens

    1. V0.25.55
      #8292c9
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  22. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  23. Nippon Paint

    1. Rich Expression / NP PB 1479 T
      #878fc0
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  25. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2114 CP
      #838fc0
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. 2129 UP
      #8298c5
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  26. Duron

    1. Dahlia
      #9194cb
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  27. Taubmans

    1. Corlette / T08 24-3
      #869cce
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. Blue Heron / T10 38B-2
      #8297c2
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  28. Peintures MF

    1. Cailloux de lune
      #8c8fbd
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  29. Vista Paint

    1. Florette
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  30. Scib Paints

    1. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  31. Berger

    1. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  32. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 34.6%

#8b96c6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b96c6 foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="color: #8b96c6">…</p>

#8b96c6 background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #8b96c6">…</p>

#8b96c6 shadow

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b96c6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9148102
Binary
10001011, 10010110, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#8b96c6
LRV
≈ 31.4%
Closest short hex
#89c ΔE = 1.552
RGB
rgb(139, 150, 198)
RGBA
rgba(139, 150, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.285, g: 0.308, b: 0.407
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.581%, blue: 0.776%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7629114 / 0xff8b96c6
HSL
hsl(229, 34%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 34%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.814), saturation: 30% (0.298), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 228.814, saturation: 29.798%, perceived brightness: 60.057%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.844, S: 43.397, L: 62.825
Cubehelix
H: -132.886, S: 0.390, L: 0.596
TSL
T: -2.481, S: 0.073, L: 0.597
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 24% (0.242), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 41% (0.412), yellow: 22% (0.224)
XYZ
X: 31.744, Y: 31.378, Z: 57.799
xyY
x: 0.263, y: 0.259, Y: 31.378
CIELab
L: 62.825, a: 7.141, b: -26.033
CIELuv
L: 62.825, u: -8.128, v: -41.217
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.825, C: 26.995, H: 285.340
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.825, C: 42.011, H: 258.844
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.016, a: 3.127, b: -21.966
CIECAM02
J: 52.776, C: 32.270, h: 266.556, Q: 143.129, M: 28.220, s: 44.403, H: 314.556
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.223, jaune: -4.589, green: 0.249
LMS
L: 27.355, M: 31.281, S: 57.362
YCbCr
Y: 146.727, Cb: 150.700, Cr: 119.763
YCgCo
Y: 159.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 20.000
YDbDr
Y: 152.183, Db: 68.934, Dr: 25.079
YPbPr
Y: 151.113, Pb: 25.265, Pr: -7.708
xvYCC
Y: 145.779, Cb: 150.194, Cr: 121.229
YIQ
Y: 152.183, I: -21.974, Q: 12.608
YUV
Y: 152.183, U: 22.548, V: -11.565
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/8 ΔE = 2.327
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.913

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