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#8b96e6 Hex Color Code

#8b96e6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b96e6 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8b96e6 is comprised of 54.51% red, 58.82% green and 90.2% blue. In the HSL color space #8b96e6 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 65% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.38 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#8b96e6 linear gradient to complementary #ccd1a0

  1. #8b96e6
  2. #9a9fdb
  3. #a6a9d0
  4. #b1b3c4
  5. #bbbdb9
  6. #c4c7ac
  7. #ccd1a0

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6c79c6
  2. #7683d1
  3. #818cdb
  4. #8b96e6
  5. #95a0f1
  6. #a0aafc
  7. #aab4ff

Tones

  1. #8b96e6
  2. #959cdf
  3. #9da1d7
  4. #a5a7d0
  5. #acadc8
  6. #b3b3c1
  7. #b9b9b9

Tints and Shades

#8b96e6 to white

  1. #8b96e6
  2. #a0a7ea
  3. #b4b8ef
  4. #c7c9f3
  5. #dadbf7
  6. #ededfb
  7. #ffffff

#8b96e6 to black

  1. #8b96e6
  2. #737bbc
  3. #5c6293
  4. #45496c
  5. #303248
  6. #1c1c26
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Bellaggio Blue B6-B2-1
      #8898ec
      ΔE = 1.124 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/07
      #8098e8
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. ★ 80 13 264 / Saphir 115
      #909ce8
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7452 C
      #8194dd
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 31.1%

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#8b96e6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b96e6 foreground

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #8b96e6">…</p>

#8b96e6 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #8b96e6">…</p>

#8b96e6 shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b96e6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9148134
Binary
10001011, 10010110, 11100110
Hexadecimal
#8b96e6
LRV
≈ 33.0%
Closest short hex
#89e ΔE = 1.465
RGB
rgb(139, 150, 230)
RGBA
rgba(139, 150, 230, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.268, g: 0.289, b: 0.443
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.584%, blue: 0.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7629082 / 0xff8b96e6
HSL
hsl(233, 65%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 65%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (232.747), saturation: 40% (0.396), value: 90% (0.902)
HSP
hue: 232.747, saturation: 39.565%, perceived brightness: 62.024%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.041, S: 74.289, L: 64.172
Cubehelix
H: -129.188, S: 0.630, L: 0.610
TSL
T: -2.652, S: 0.106, L: 0.611
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.396), magenta: 35% (0.348), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.098)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 41% (0.412), yellow: 10% (0.098)
XYZ
X: 35.833, Y: 33.013, Z: 79.332
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.223, Y: 33.013
CIELab
L: 64.172, a: 15.634, b: -41.740
CIELuv
L: 64.172, u: -9.561, v: -68.389
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.172, C: 44.572, H: 290.534
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.172, C: 69.054, H: 262.041
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.457, a: 10.769, b: -41.642
CIECAM02
J: 54.131, C: 47.197, h: 269.596, Q: 144.956, M: 41.273, s: 53.360, H: 316.205
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.311, jaune: -7.409, green: -0.012
LMS
L: 27.557, M: 31.312, S: 78.571
YCbCr
Y: 149.863, Cb: 164.748, Cr: 117.491
YCgCo
Y: 167.250, Cg: -17.250, Co: 12.000
YDbDr
Y: 155.831, Db: 111.590, Dr: 32.023
YPbPr
Y: 153.417, Pb: 41.265, Pr: -9.180
xvYCC
Y: 147.758, Cb: 164.248, Cr: 119.936
YIQ
Y: 155.831, I: -32.254, Q: 22.565
YUV
Y: 155.831, U: 36.500, V: -14.766
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.338
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 7.694

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