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#8b9cd2 Hex Color Code

#8b9cd2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b9cd2 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8b9cd2 is comprised of 54.51% red, 61.18% green and 82.35% blue. In the HSL color space #8b9cd2 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 44% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.38 nm.

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#8b9cd2 linear gradient to complementary #c2c09b

  1. #8b9cd2
  2. #97a2c9
  3. #a1a8c0
  4. #aaaeb7
  5. #b3b4ae
  6. #bbbaa5
  7. #c2c09b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6d7fb3
  2. #7788bd
  3. #8192c7
  4. #8b9cd2
  5. #95a6dd
  6. #a0b0e7
  7. #aabbf2

Tones

  1. #8b9cd2
  2. #929fcc
  3. #99a2c6
  4. #9fa5c1
  5. #a5a9bb
  6. #aaacb5
  7. #afafaf

Tints and Shades

#8b9cd2 to white

  1. #8b9cd2
  2. #9facda
  3. #b2bce1
  4. #c6cce9
  5. #d9ddf0
  6. #eceef8
  7. #ffffff

#8b9cd2 to black

  1. #8b9cd2
  2. #7380ac
  3. #5b6587
  4. #454c63
  5. #2f3342
  6. #1b1d24
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 1.068 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. ★ 77 1 258 / Berliner Blau 40
      #94a0d4
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6028
      #869ad1
      ΔE = 1.083 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 6029
      #7e97cf
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  3. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 1.254 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 1.327 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  5. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 1.462 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. ★ Florette / 7215
      #899fcf
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ Ice Land B5-D2-2
      #8898cc
      ΔE = 1.572 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. ★ Stardust B5-C2-2
      #88a0d8
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c
      #8e9fd0
      ΔE = 1.595 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. ★ 37-c1
      #8999c9
      ΔE = 1.906 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Corlette / T08 24-3
      #869cce
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. Shaker Blue / T61-5
      #859ece
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7453
      #829cd4
      ΔE = 1.784 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. 15-3930 TPG
      #7e9cd3
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Royal Regatta / KM3102-2
      #85a1d6
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Phlox / 58BB 33/270
      #8797cc
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-4 Pageant Song
      #899ac9
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  13. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.18
      #859acb
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  14. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Autumn Crocus 28-9
      #879fd1
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  15. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2040-R70B
      #8ba1d3
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  16. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  17. Disney

    1. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  18. Olympic

    1. Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Cadet
      #7f9bd1
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  20. Sikkens

    1. V0.20.60
      #969fce
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  21. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  22. Porter Paints

    1. Mystic Iris / 146-5
      #8496d2
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  23. Nippon Paint

    1. Spring Crocus / NP PB 1497 T
      #8fa0cc
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  24. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  25. Resene

    1. Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  26. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  27. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 36.6%

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#8b9cd2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b9cd2 foreground

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="color: #8b9cd2">…</p>

#8b9cd2 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #8b9cd2">…</p>

#8b9cd2 shadow

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

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b9cd2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9149650
Binary
10001011, 10011100, 11010010
Hexadecimal
#8b9cd2
LRV
≈ 33.9%
Closest short hex
#89c ΔE = 1.438
RGB
rgb(139, 156, 210)
RGBA
rgba(139, 156, 210, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.275, g: 0.309, b: 0.416
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.599%, blue: 0.824%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7627566 / 0xff8b9cd2
HSL
hsl(226, 44%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 44%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.634), saturation: 34% (0.338), value: 82% (0.824)
HSP
hue: 225.634, saturation: 33.810%, perceived brightness: 62.116%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.727, S: 52.610, L: 64.897
Cubehelix
H: -136.068, S: 0.464, L: 0.615
TSL
T: -2.343, S: 0.085, L: 0.616
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.338), magenta: 26% (0.257), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 18% (0.176)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 18% (0.176)
XYZ
X: 34.165, Y: 33.918, Z: 65.707
xyY
x: 0.255, y: 0.254, Y: 33.918
CIELab
L: 64.897, a: 6.816, b: -29.533
CIELuv
L: 64.897, u: -11.115, v: -47.121
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.897, C: 30.309, H: 282.996
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.897, C: 48.414, H: 256.727
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.239, a: 2.798, b: -26.125
CIECAM02
J: 54.945, C: 36.164, h: 263.286, Q: 146.041, M: 31.625, s: 46.534, H: 312.811
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.236, jaune: -5.188, green: 0.541
LMS
L: 28.937, M: 33.937, S: 65.180
YCbCr
Y: 150.927, Cb: 154.222, Cr: 116.703
YCgCo
Y: 165.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 17.000
YDbDr
Y: 157.073, Db: 79.632, Dr: 34.379
YPbPr
Y: 156.267, Pb: 28.955, Pr: -10.984
xvYCC
Y: 150.206, Cb: 153.435, Cr: 118.351
YIQ
Y: 157.073, I: -27.475, Q: 13.207
YUV
Y: 157.073, U: 26.047, V: -15.856
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 1.464
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 7.209

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