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#8b9ce1 Hex Color Code

#8b9ce1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b9ce1 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8b9ce1 is comprised of 54.51% red, 61.18% green and 88.24% blue. In the HSL color space #8b9ce1 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 59% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.93 nm.

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#8b9ce1 linear gradient to complementary #cacaa2

  1. #8b9ce1
  2. #99a3d7
  3. #a5abcd
  4. #b0b2c2
  5. #b9bab8
  6. #c2c2ad
  7. #cacaa2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6c7ec1
  2. #7688cb
  3. #8192d6
  4. #8b9ce1
  5. #96a6ec
  6. #a0b0f7
  7. #abbbff

Tones

  1. #8b9ce1
  2. #94a0da
  3. #9ca4d3
  4. #a3a9cc
  5. #aaadc5
  6. #b0b2bd
  7. #b6b6b6

Tints and Shades

#8b9ce1 to white

  1. #8b9ce1
  2. #a0ace6
  3. #b3bceb
  4. #c7ccf0
  5. #daddf5
  6. #eceefa
  7. #ffffff

#8b9ce1 to black

  1. #8b9ce1
  2. #7380b8
  3. #5b6590
  4. #454c6a
  5. #303346
  6. #1b1d26
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 3558 C
      #919cd4
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 77 10 264 / Saphir 85
      #909cd8
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. 43/07
      #8098e8
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  4. Plascon

    1. Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 35.9%

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#8b9ce1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b9ce1 foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #8b9ce1">…</p>

#8b9ce1 background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #8b9ce1">…</p>

#8b9ce1 shadow

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b9ce1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9149665
Binary
10001011, 10011100, 11100001
Hexadecimal
#8b9ce1
LRV
≈ 34.7%
Closest short hex
#89d ΔE = 1.174
RGB
rgb(139, 156, 225)
RGBA
rgba(139, 156, 225, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.267, g: 0.300, b: 0.433
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.601%, blue: 0.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7627551 / 0xff8b9ce1
HSL
hsl(228, 59%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 59%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.140), saturation: 38% (0.382), value: 88% (0.882)
HSP
hue: 228.140, saturation: 38.222%, perceived brightness: 63.031%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.977, S: 67.839, L: 65.515
Cubehelix
H: -133.547, S: 0.578, L: 0.622
TSL
T: -2.452, S: 0.099, L: 0.623
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.382), magenta: 31% (0.307), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.118)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 12% (0.118)
XYZ
X: 36.122, Y: 34.701, Z: 76.014
xyY
x: 0.246, y: 0.236, Y: 34.701
CIELab
L: 65.515, a: 10.816, b: -36.879
CIELuv
L: 65.515, u: -11.668, v: -59.899
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.515, C: 38.433, H: 286.346
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.515, C: 61.025, H: 258.977
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.907, a: 6.370, b: -35.273
CIECAM02
J: 55.577, C: 43.087, h: 265.624, Q: 146.879, M: 37.679, s: 50.649, H: 314.056
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.277, jaune: -6.505, green: 0.409
LMS
L: 29.033, M: 33.952, S: 75.333
YCbCr
Y: 152.397, Cb: 160.807, Cr: 115.638
YCgCo
Y: 169.000, Cg: -13.000, Co: 13.250
YDbDr
Y: 158.783, Db: 99.627, Dr: 37.634
YPbPr
Y: 157.347, Pb: 36.455, Pr: -11.674
xvYCC
Y: 151.133, Cb: 160.023, Cr: 117.745
YIQ
Y: 158.783, I: -32.294, Q: 17.874
YUV
Y: 158.783, U: 32.587, V: -17.356
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.413
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.448

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