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#8b9aec Hex Color Code

#8b9aec Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b9aec is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8b9aec is comprised of 54.51% red, 60.39% green and 92.55% blue. In the HSL color space #8b9aec has a hue of 231° (degrees), 72% saturation and 74% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.51 nm.

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#8b9aec linear gradient to complementary #cfd3a4

  1. #8b9aec
  2. #9ba3e1
  3. #a8acd5
  4. #b3b6c9
  5. #bebfbd
  6. #c7c9b1
  7. #cfd3a4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6b7ccb
  2. #7686d6
  3. #8090e1
  4. #8b9aec
  5. #96a4f7
  6. #a0aeff
  7. #abb9ff

Tones

  1. #8b9aec
  2. #959fe4
  3. #9fa5dc
  4. #a7abd4
  5. #afb0cc
  6. #b6b6c4
  7. #bcbcbc

Tints and Shades

#8b9aec to white

  1. #8b9aec
  2. #a0aaef
  3. #b4baf3
  4. #c8cbf6
  5. #dadcf9
  6. #ededfc
  7. #ffffff

#8b9aec to black

  1. #8b9aec
  2. #737ec0
  3. #5c6497
  4. #454b6f
  5. #303349
  6. #1c1d27
  7. #000000

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  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Bellaggio Blue B6-B2-1
      #8898ec
      ΔE = 0.821 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 13 264 / Saphir 115
      #909ce8
      ΔE = 1.317 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. 83 17 264 / Ultramarinblau 40
      #8c9cfc
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 36.4%

#8b9aec HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b9aec 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: #8b9aec">…</p>

#8b9aec background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #8b9aec">…</p>

#8b9aec shadow

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

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b9aec">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9149164
Binary
10001011, 10011010, 11101100
Hexadecimal
#8b9aec
LRV
≈ 34.7%
Closest short hex
#89e ΔE = 0.672
RGB
rgb(139, 154, 236)
RGBA
rgba(139, 154, 236, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.263, g: 0.291, b: 0.446
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.596%, blue: 0.925%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7628052 / 0xff8b9aec
HSL
hsl(231, 72%, 74%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 72%, 74%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.722), saturation: 41% (0.411), value: 93% (0.925)
HSP
hue: 230.722, saturation: 41.102%, perceived brightness: 63.291%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.893, S: 79.692, L: 65.479
Cubehelix
H: -131.059, S: 0.667, L: 0.622
TSL
T: -2.564, S: 0.110, L: 0.623
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.411), magenta: 35% (0.347), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.075)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 7% (0.075)
XYZ
X: 37.339, Y: 34.655, Z: 84.062
xyY
x: 0.239, y: 0.222, Y: 34.655
CIELab
L: 65.479, a: 14.992, b: -42.994
CIELuv
L: 65.479, u: -11.322, v: -70.629
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.479, C: 45.533, H: 289.223
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.479, C: 71.531, H: 260.893
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.868, a: 10.200, b: -43.457
CIECAM02
J: 55.511, C: 48.527, h: 267.753, Q: 146.791, M: 42.436, s: 53.767, H: 315.202
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.313, jaune: -7.619, green: 0.208
LMS
L: 28.598, M: 33.067, S: 83.250
YCbCr
Y: 152.467, Cb: 166.218, Cr: 115.593
YCgCo
Y: 170.750, Cg: -16.750, Co: 10.500
YDbDr
Y: 158.863, Db: 116.056, Dr: 37.789
YPbPr
Y: 156.709, Pb: 42.725, Pr: -11.272
xvYCC
Y: 150.585, Cb: 165.531, Cr: 118.098
YIQ
Y: 158.863, I: -35.279, Q: 22.341
YUV
Y: 158.863, U: 37.960, V: -17.426
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.182
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 7.177

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