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Sherwin-Williams Dahlia - 6816 / #8b98c4 Hex Color Code

#8b98c4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b98c4 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8b98c4 is comprised of 54.51% red, 59.61% green and 76.86% blue. In the HSL color space #8b98c4 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 33% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.3 nm.

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  1. Traditional historic facade in Porto decorated with blue tiles, Portugal
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  3. Worker working on escalated terrace to fix a lamp pole

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#8b98c4 linear gradient to complementary #bab695

  1. #8b98c4
  2. #959dbc
  3. #9da2b5
  4. #a5a7ad
  5. #adaca5
  6. #b4b19d
  7. #bab695

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6e7ba6
  2. #7885b0
  3. #818eba
  4. #8b98c4
  5. #95a2ce
  6. #9facd9
  7. #a9b6e3

Tones

  1. #8b98c4
  2. #919bbf
  3. #969dbb
  4. #9ba0b6
  5. #9fa3b1
  6. #a4a5ad
  7. #a8a8a8

Tints and Shades

#8b98c4 to white

  1. #8b98c4
  2. #9ea8ce
  3. #b2b9d8
  4. #c5cae1
  5. #d8dceb
  6. #ecedf5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8b98c4 to black

  1. #8b98c4
  2. #737da0
  3. #5b637e
  4. #454a5d
  5. #2f323e
  6. #1b1c22
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Enchanted Evening
      #8798c3
      ΔE = 1.086 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Wild Blue Yonder R169C
      #8e96b7
      ΔE = 3.043 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7452 CP
      #8897c7
      ΔE = 1.148 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. 7682 U
      #8097bf
      ΔE = 3.099 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c1
      #8999c9
      ΔE = 1.162 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 35-e4
      #8797b9
      ΔE = 3.222 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  4. Wattyl

    1. ★ Mood Music / D68W
      #8994bf
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. ★ Seventh Wonder / D57W
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ Intuitive 610B-4
      #8f96bf
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Lily Of The Nile PPU16-05
      #9191bc
      ΔE = 3.566 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  6. Olympic

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 1.710 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Blue Hyacinth A46-4
      #7d98c3
      ΔE = 3.389 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 3-40-4 Lilac Sachet
      #8b90af
      ΔE = 4.612 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  8. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  9. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Purple Lisianthus / 39C-5
      #8894bc
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Paris Escape / 40D-3
      #8e8dbb
      ΔE = 4.706 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  10. New Look

    1. ★ Starburst Galaxy / F30-03
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  11. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 7353-42 Sound of Music
      #839ec8
      ΔE = 3.654 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Heron / T10 38B-2
      #8297c2
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Blue Hyacinth / T12 39.F4
      #8198c1
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Hyacinth / PPG1245-5
      #8394c5
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 4.307 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  14. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Hyacinth / PPG1245-5
      #8394c5
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Blue Phlox / 58BB 33/270
      #8797cc
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Snugglepuss / 1405
      #9d95bc
      ΔE = 5.208 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  16. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  17. Caparol

    1. ★ 2354
      #9098bc
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. 73 6 270 / Aquarell 40
      #9094c4
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  18. Disney

    1. TSE3-1 Wendy Darling
      #899dc7
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  19. Sikkens

    1. U6.17.56
      #8c9abe
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. V6.20.55
      #918ebd
      ΔE = 4.823 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Spring Crocus / NP PB 1497 T
      #8fa0cc
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Hyacinth / 246-5
      #8293c5
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Alaskan Blue / 348-4
      #7d9dc3
      ΔE = 5.214 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-R80B
      #7f94c4
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. S 2030-R70B
      #8e91c2
      ΔE = 3.489 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  23. Dutch Boy

    1. Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Pale Plum
      #96a0c0
      ΔE = 4.309 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  24. Coronado Paint

    1. 7200 - Royal Glimmer
      #8d93b8
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. 7167 - Hermosa
      #9697c1
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  25. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #979ec9
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  26. Bristol

    1. Blue Hyacinth / P107-C4
      #8198c1
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 4.971 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  27. KILZ

    1. Violet Velvet / B731
      #8e92ba
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Bedtime Story / B751
      #9aa0c7
      ΔE = 3.865 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  28. Matthews Paint

    1. Quiet Refuge / 12204
      #909fc6
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. Vinca Blue / 13836
      #8c92c5
      ΔE = 3.222 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  29. Dulux Australia

    1. Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Sapphire Blue / G85
      #8597b8
      ΔE = 3.811 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  30. Resene

    1. Zephyr B68-045-263
      #809ac6
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 3.544 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  31. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R60B
      #8f93b8
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R70B
      #8ba1d3
      ΔE = 3.684 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  32. ICI Paints

    1. 4249 Pure Orchid 90BB 36/188
      #9195b8
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Basin Street Blue 70BB 33/202
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 3.252 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  33. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 3.089 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 3.261 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  34. Brillux

    1. 54.12.18
      #8a97b8
      ΔE = 3.144 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. 54.15.15
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 3.252 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  35. Diamond Vogel

    1. Himalaya Sky / 0597
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 3.165 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Mood Mode / 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 3.735 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  36. ECOS Paints

    1. Himalaya Sky (0597)
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 3.165 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Celestial Horizon (0589)
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 4.889 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  37. Nerolac

    1. Blue Abundance - 4238
      #7d96c1
      ΔE = 3.225 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Splendid Lilac - 4210
      #9998bd
      ΔE = 3.695 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  38. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Autumn Crocus 28-9
      #879fd1
      ΔE = 3.258 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Regal Haze 29-10
      #8c92b5
      ΔE = 3.330 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  39. CIL

    1. Boho Chic
      #8f92b7
      ΔE = 3.262 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 3.959 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  40. Berger

    1. South Port / 7271
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 3.268 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 4.330 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  41. Scib Paints

    1. South Port / 7271
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 3.268 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 4.330 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  42. Kelly-Moore

    1. Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 3.436 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Royal Glimmer / KM3061-2
      #a09ec2
      ΔE = 5.026 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  43. General Paint

    1. Hydrangea / CL 2354D
      #7e9ac5
      ΔE = 3.488 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Nova / CL 2374D
      #8295b5
      ΔE = 4.516 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  44. Tollens

    1. T2095-1
      #9092b6
      ΔE = 3.528 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. T2006-1
      #7a9fd0
      ΔE = 5.006 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  45. Devoe Paint

    1. Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 3.747 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Grandeur / 70BB 28/224
      #838eb0
      ΔE = 4.771 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  46. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 3.774 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  47. RAL

    1. RAL 280 60 25
      #7e8fbb
      ΔE = 3.798 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. RAL 280 60 20
      #8390b3
      ΔE = 4.138 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  48. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10465
      #9492bf
      ΔE = 3.868 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. CF10439
      #7fa0cf
      ΔE = 4.555 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  49. Vista Paint

    1. Royal Glimmer
      #9794be
      ΔE = 3.869 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Royal Regatta
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 4.914 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  50. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35231
      #7d91b9
      ΔE = 3.935 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. Federal Standard 25240
      #7f99bb
      ΔE = 4.919 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  51. Dulux

    1. 90BB 36/188
      #999dbe
      ΔE = 3.975 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. 90BB 34/167
      #999bb9
      ΔE = 4.457 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  52. Apple Barrel

    1. Blueberry Frost / 99264E
      #7f92ca
      ΔE = 3.982 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. Petunia Purple / 20226 / 20474
      #9999cc / #99c
      ΔE = 4.187 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  53. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6119
      #7e94b9
      ΔE = 4.051 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. 6311
      #9a94bb
      ΔE = 4.694 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  54. Krylon

    1. Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 4.138 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  55. California Paints

    1. DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 4.166 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. DE 5927 - Charcoal Dust
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 4.516 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  56. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Midnight Blush / 799
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 4.166 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Charcoal Dust / 768
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 4.516 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  57. Crayola

    1. Blue Bell
      #9999cc / #99c
      ΔE = 4.187 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  58. Duron

    1. Dahlia
      #9194cb
      ΔE = 4.198 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  59. Ressource Peintures

    1. Della Robbia Blue / HC108
      #7d99c0
      ΔE = 4.204 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Karachi / OROC33
      #9293c9
      ΔE = 4.360 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  60. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Glory / 7247
      #7994cc
      ΔE = 4.280 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Blue Illusion / 9167
      #7396cf
      ΔE = 5.127 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  61. Auro

    1. Agapanthus
      #99a2c6
      ΔE = 4.389 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  62. Tikkurila

    1. 2106
      #8c98b4
      ΔE = 4.423 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  63. Ford

    1. Portofino Blue
      #7b8eb8
      ΔE = 4.559 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Gray
      #8393b2
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  64. Colortrend

    1. 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 4.617 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 0589
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 4.889 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  65. Jotun

    1. 4197 / Celeber
      #8d8fb0
      ΔE = 4.638 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  66. ProMarker

    1. Cobalt Blue
      #87a3d7
      ΔE = 4.756 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  67. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu gitan
      #7c8cbe
      ΔE = 4.879 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Sauge gentiane
      #768dbe
      ΔE = 5.190 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  68. Plascon

    1. Morning Fog B4-E2-2
      #7890b8
      ΔE = 4.944 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. Downy Dew B7-E2-2
      #8c8cbc
      ΔE = 4.968 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  69. Chrysler

    1. Bradenton Blue
      #98a3c4
      ΔE = 4.946 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Robin Egg Blue
      #7d98ba
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  70. Mylands of London

    1. Wedgewood
      #879ebe
      ΔE = 4.966 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  71. Pascol

    1. Purple Tulip PZ7070
      #a09ecb
      ΔE = 4.980 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Into the Surf PZ4030
      #8da6d4
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  72. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #858caf
      ΔE = 5.079 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Kings Court / 7224
      #8b9bb6
      ΔE = 5.120 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  73. Little Greene

    1. Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 5.114 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  74. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Iris
      #7d8cb2
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 26.3%

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9148612
Binary
10001011, 10011000, 11000100
Hexadecimal
#8b98c4
LRV
≈ 31.9%
Closest short hex
#89c ΔE = 1.774
RGB
rgb(139, 152, 196)
RGBA
rgba(139, 152, 196, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.285, g: 0.312, b: 0.402
RYB
red: 54.510%, yellow: 58.661%, blue: 76.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7628604 / 0xff8b98c4
HSL
hsl(226, 33%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 33%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.316), saturation: 29% (0.291), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 226.316, saturation: 29.082%, perceived brightness: 60.395%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.856, S: 40.686, L: 63.285
Cubehelix
H: -135.371, S: 0.370, L: 0.600
TSL
T: -2.372, S: 0.070, L: 0.601
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.291), magenta: 22% (0.224), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 40% (0.404), yellow: 23% (0.231)
XYZ
X: 31.837, Y: 31.930, Z: 56.700
xyY
x: 0.264, y: 0.265, Y: 31.930
CIELab
L: 63.285, a: 5.497, b: -24.207
CIELuv
L: 63.285, u: -8.892, v: -38.077
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.285, C: 24.823, H: 282.795
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.285, C: 39.102, H: 256.856
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.507, a: 1.683, b: -19.938
CIECAM02
J: 53.259, C: 30.597, h: 264.017, Q: 143.783, M: 26.757, s: 43.138, H: 313.199
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.210, jaune: -4.258, green: 0.412
LMS
L: 27.839, M: 32.147, S: 56.288
YCbCr
Y: 147.539, Cb: 149.240, Cr: 119.169
YCoCg
Y: 159.750, Cg: -7.750, Co: 20.500
YDbDr
Y: 153.129, Db: 64.502, Dr: 26.877
YPbPr
Y: 152.399, Pb: 23.495, Pr: -8.524
xvYCC
Y: 146.884, Cb: 148.639, Cr: 120.512
YIQ
Y: 153.129, I: -21.880, Q: 10.941
YUV
Y: 153.129, U: 21.098, V: -12.395
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 2.413
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.922

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