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#8b9cd1 Hex Color Code

#8b9cd1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b9cd1 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8b9cd1 is comprised of 54.51% red, 61.18% green and 81.96% blue. In the HSL color space #8b9cd1 has a hue of 225° (degrees), 43% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.5 nm.

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#8b9cd1 linear gradient to complementary #c2be9a

  1. #8b9cd1
  2. #97a1c8
  3. #a1a7bf
  4. #aaadb6
  5. #b3b2ad
  6. #bbb8a4
  7. #c2be9a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6d7fb2
  2. #7788bc
  3. #8192c6
  4. #8b9cd1
  5. #95a6dc
  6. #a0b0e6
  7. #aabaf1

Tones

  1. #8b9cd1
  2. #929fcb
  3. #98a2c5
  4. #9ea5c0
  5. #a4a8ba
  6. #a9abb4
  7. #aeaeae

Tints and Shades

#8b9cd1 to white

  1. #8b9cd1
  2. #9facd9
  3. #b2bce0
  4. #c6cce8
  5. #d9ddf0
  6. #eceef7
  7. #ffffff

#8b9cd1 to black

  1. #8b9cd1
  2. #7380ab
  3. #5b6586
  4. #454c63
  5. #2f3342
  6. #1b1d24
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6268
      #879bd1
      ΔE = 0.799 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 6029
      #7e97cf
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  2. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 1.055 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 1.071 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. ★ 77 1 258 / Berliner Blau 40
      #94a0d4
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 1.131 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  5. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 1.252 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. ★ Florette / 7215
      #899fcf
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c
      #8e9fd0
      ΔE = 1.433 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. ★ 37-c1
      #8999c9
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  7. Plascon

    1. ★ Ice Land B5-D2-2
      #8898cc
      ΔE = 1.495 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. ★ Stardust B5-C2-2
      #88a0d8
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3558 C
      #919cd4
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. ★ 7453
      #829cd4
      ΔE = 1.785 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  9. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-4 Pageant Song
      #899ac9
      ΔE = 1.784 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Phlox / 58BB 33/270
      #8797cc
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  11. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Royal Regatta / KM3102-2
      #85a1d6
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  12. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.18
      #859acb
      ΔE = 1.902 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  13. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Autumn Crocus 28-9
      #879fd1
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  14. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  15. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2040-R70B
      #8ba1d3
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  16. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 3A-20-2 Dragon Fly
      #849ecd
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  17. Olympic

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. Cadet
      #7f9bd1
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  19. Sikkens

    1. V0.20.60
      #969fce
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  20. Taubmans

    1. Shaker Blue / T61-5
      #859ece
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Mystic Iris / T12 38.F1
      #7e98d0
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  21. Nippon Paint

    1. Spring Crocus / NP PB 1497 T
      #8fa0cc
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  22. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  24. Porter Paints

    1. Mystic Iris / 146-5
      #8496d2
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  25. Resene

    1. Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  26. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  27. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 36.6%

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#8b9cd1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b9cd1 foreground

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

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #8b9cd1">…</p>

#8b9cd1 background

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="background-color: #8b9cd1">…</p>

#8b9cd1 shadow

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b9cd1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9149649
Binary
10001011, 10011100, 11010001
Hexadecimal
#8b9cd1
LRV
≈ 33.9%
Closest short hex
#89c ΔE = 1.292
RGB
rgb(139, 156, 209)
RGBA
rgba(139, 156, 209, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.276, g: 0.310, b: 0.415
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.599%, blue: 0.820%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7627567 / 0xff8b9cd1
HSL
hsl(225, 43%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 43%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.429), saturation: 33% (0.335), value: 82% (0.820)
HSP
hue: 225.429, saturation: 33.493%, perceived brightness: 62.057%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.534, S: 51.615, L: 64.858
Cubehelix
H: -136.279, S: 0.457, L: 0.615
TSL
T: -2.334, S: 0.084, L: 0.616
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.335), magenta: 25% (0.254), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 18% (0.180)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 18% (0.180)
XYZ
X: 34.041, Y: 33.868, Z: 65.053
xyY
x: 0.256, y: 0.255, Y: 33.868
CIELab
L: 64.858, a: 6.555, b: -29.038
CIELuv
L: 64.858, u: -11.079, v: -46.267
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.858, C: 29.769, H: 282.721
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.858, C: 47.575, H: 256.534
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.196, a: 2.568, b: -25.538
CIECAM02
J: 54.905, C: 35.688, h: 263.076, Q: 145.987, M: 31.208, s: 46.236, H: 312.700
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.233, jaune: -5.100, green: 0.550
LMS
L: 28.931, M: 33.936, S: 64.536
YCbCr
Y: 150.829, Cb: 153.783, Cr: 116.774
YCgCo
Y: 165.000, Cg: -9.000, Co: 17.250
YDbDr
Y: 156.959, Db: 78.299, Dr: 34.162
YPbPr
Y: 156.195, Pb: 28.455, Pr: -10.938
xvYCC
Y: 150.144, Cb: 152.996, Cr: 118.392
YIQ
Y: 156.959, I: -27.154, Q: 12.895
YUV
Y: 156.959, U: 25.611, V: -15.756
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 1.349
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 7.300

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