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#8b99b6 Hex Color Code

#8b99b6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b99b6 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8b99b6 is comprised of 54.51% red, 60% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #8b99b6 has a hue of 220° (degrees), 23% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.61 nm.

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#8b99b6 linear gradient to complementary #b1a890

  1. #8b99b6
  2. #929bb0
  3. #999eaa
  4. #a0a0a3
  5. #a6a39d
  6. #aca596
  7. #b1a890

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6e7c98
  2. #7886a2
  3. #818fac
  4. #8b99b6
  5. #95a3c0
  6. #9fadca
  7. #a8b7d5

Tints and Shades

#8b99b6 to white

  1. #8b99b6
  2. #9ea9c2
  3. #b1bace
  4. #c4cbda
  5. #d8dce6
  6. #ebedf3
  7. #ffffff

#8b99b6 to black

  1. #8b99b6
  2. #737e95
  3. #5b6375
  4. #444a57
  5. #2f333b
  6. #1b1d20
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. CIL

    1. ★ Bangor Blue
      #8b9ab6
      ΔE = 0.566 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  2. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 2106
      #8c98b4
      ΔE = 0.607 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Steel Blue / 30BB 33/163
      #8a9bb8
      ΔE = 0.960 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. ★ New World Blue / 30BB 33/187
      #869bbd
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purple Influence R170C
      #8798b7
      ΔE = 1.025 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. ★ Blue Marble R171C
      #8399b7
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2136 UP
      #8d9ab4
      ΔE = 1.046 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. ★ P 108-10 U
      #8d96ae
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  6. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Kings Court / 7224
      #8b9bb6
      ΔE = 1.135 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Geneva Blue 28-8
      #8e9bb5
      ΔE = 1.233 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.12.18
      #899bbb
      ΔE = 1.341 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 54.09.18
      #929aaf
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 72 4 246 / Lago 25
      #909cb8
      ΔE = 1.366 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 2608-R96B
      #8098b8
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  10. Albany Paint

    1. ★ French Blue
      #8d9cb6
      ΔE = 1.505 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ 50BB 33/164
      #8a9bb5
      ΔE = 1.556 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. ★ 70BB 33/202
      #8d9abc
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6118
      #8798ba
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 6357
      #959ebd
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  13. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Sapphire Blue / G85
      #8597b8
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  14. KILZ

    1. ★ Hailstorm / B792
      #919bb4
      ΔE = 1.757 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. ★ Sea Lavender / B771
      #919eb8
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  15. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 1.786 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Bangor Blue / 50BB 33/164
      #8d9ab0
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  16. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-39-4 Violet Illusion
      #8f9bb3
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. 4-40-4 Far Away
      #959eb5
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-e4
      #8797b9
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. 37-e5
      #959bb4
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  18. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.15.55
      #8497b3
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  19. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Purple A40
      #8599b4
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Celestial Horizon / 0589
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  21. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0589
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. ★ Swell
      #8595af
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  22. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Adriatic
      #8a9eba
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  23. General Paint

    1. ★ Nova / CL 2374D
      #8295b5
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  24. ICI Paints

    1. 4198 Bangor Blue 50BB 33/164
      #8395b0
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  25. Ford

    1. Gray
      #8393b2
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  26. Olympic

    1. Fresh Lavender B45-4
      #8a93b2
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  27. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 5194T Purple Haze
      #92a0ba
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  28. Martha Stewart Living

    1. June Iris B10
      #8b9db5
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  29. Mylands of London

    1. Wedgewood
      #879ebe
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  30. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R70B
      #8496ba
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  31. Behr

    1. 8502 French Violet
      #8a9dc1
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. 610D-5 Blueberry Popover
      #8293b4
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  32. Taubmans

    1. Lavender Finesse / T08 25-3
      #869abf
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Gentle Lavender / T12 38.E9
      #8e97ac
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  33. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Moon / KM3085-2
      #969db9
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  34. Disney

    1. P5-2 Eeyore's Blues
      #879eba
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  35. California Paints

    1. DE 5885 - Denim Tradition
      #7f97b5
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. DE 5927 - Charcoal Dust
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  36. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Denim Tradition / 555
      #7f97b5
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Charcoal Dust / 768
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  37. Benjamin Moore

    1. Steel Blue / 823
      #889fc0
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  38. Volkswagen

    1. Silver Blue
      #7f94b2
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  39. AMC

    1. Viscount Medium Blue
      #8296af
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  40. Nippon Paint

    1. Cottage Blue / NP PB 1511 T
      #869eba
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  41. Tollens

    1. T2008-3
      #92a1bd
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 35.3%

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#8b99b6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b99b6 foreground

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #8b99b6">…</p>

#8b99b6 background

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #8b99b6">…</p>

#8b99b6 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b99b6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9148854
Binary
10001011, 10011001, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#8b99b6
LRV
≈ 31.6%
Closest short hex
#89b ΔE = 1.538
RGB
rgb(139, 153, 182)
RGBA
rgba(139, 153, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.293, g: 0.323, b: 0.384
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.587%, blue: 0.714%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7628362 / 0xff8b99b6
HSL
hsl(220, 23%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 23%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.465), saturation: 24% (0.236), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 220.465, saturation: 23.626%, perceived brightness: 59.853%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.038, S: 27.305, L: 63.051
Cubehelix
H: -141.587, S: 0.266, L: 0.596
TSL
T: -2.122, S: 0.056, L: 0.597
CMYK
cyan: 24% (0.236), magenta: 16% (0.159), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 30.480, Y: 31.648, Z: 48.750
xyY
x: 0.275, y: 0.285, Y: 31.648
CIELab
L: 63.051, a: 1.502, b: -16.709
CIELuv
L: 63.051, u: -8.761, v: -25.498
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.051, C: 16.776, H: 275.136
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.051, C: 26.961, H: 251.038
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.257, a: -1.737, b: -11.999
CIECAM02
J: 53.025, C: 23.058, h: 257.085, Q: 143.467, M: 20.164, s: 37.490, H: 309.579
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.167, jaune: -2.937, green: 0.654
LMS
L: 28.015, M: 32.574, S: 48.462
YCbCr
Y: 146.671, Cb: 142.803, Cr: 119.795
YCgCo
Y: 156.750, Cg: -3.750, Co: 24.000
YDbDr
Y: 152.120, Db: 44.957, Dr: 24.955
YPbPr
Y: 152.106, Pb: 16.110, Pr: -8.334
xvYCC
Y: 146.632, Cb: 142.152, Cr: 120.679
YIQ
Y: 152.120, I: -17.657, Q: 6.063
YUV
Y: 152.120, U: 14.705, V: -11.510
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/4 ΔE = 2.520
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 10.053

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