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#8b9cef Hex Color Code

#8b9cef Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b9cef is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8b9cef is comprised of 54.51% red, 61.18% green and 93.73% blue. In the HSL color space #8b9cef has a hue of 230° (degrees), 76% saturation and 74% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.02 nm.

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#8b9cef linear gradient to complementary #d1d4a6

  1. #8b9cef
  2. #9ba5e3
  3. #a9aed8
  4. #b5b7cc
  5. #bfc1bf
  6. #c8cab3
  7. #d1d4a6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6b7ece
  2. #7588d9
  3. #8092e4
  4. #8b9cef
  5. #96a6fa
  6. #a1b1ff
  7. #acbbff

Tones

  1. #8b9cef
  2. #96a1e7
  3. #9fa7df
  4. #a8acd6
  5. #afb2ce
  6. #b6b7c6
  7. #bdbdbd

Tints and Shades

#8b9cef to white

  1. #8b9cef
  2. #a0acf2
  3. #b5bcf5
  4. #c8ccf8
  5. #dbddfa
  6. #edeefd
  7. #ffffff

#8b9cef to black

  1. #8b9cef
  2. #7380c3
  3. #5c6598
  4. #454c70
  5. #30334a
  6. #1c1d27
  7. #000000

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      #909ce8
      ΔE = 1.333 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
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      #8c9cfc
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
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    1. ★ Bellaggio Blue B6-B2-1
      #8898ec
      ΔE = 1.424 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 36.8%

#8b9cef HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b9cef foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #8b9cef">…</p>

#8b9cef background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #8b9cef">…</p>

#8b9cef shadow

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b9cef">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9149679
Binary
10001011, 10011100, 11101111
Hexadecimal
#8b9cef
LRV
≈ 35.5%
Closest short hex
#89e ΔE = 1.111
RGB
rgb(139, 156, 239)
RGBA
rgba(139, 156, 239, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.260, g: 0.292, b: 0.448
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.602%, blue: 0.937%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7627537 / 0xff8b9cef
HSL
hsl(230, 76%, 74%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 76%, 74%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (229.800), saturation: 42% (0.418), value: 94% (0.937)
HSP
hue: 229.800, saturation: 41.841%, perceived brightness: 63.928%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.359, S: 82.555, L: 66.133
Cubehelix
H: -131.934, S: 0.686, L: 0.628
TSL
T: -2.524, S: 0.112, L: 0.629
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.418), magenta: 35% (0.347), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 6% (0.063)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 6% (0.063)
XYZ
X: 38.111, Y: 35.496, Z: 86.488
xyY
x: 0.238, y: 0.222, Y: 35.496
CIELab
L: 66.133, a: 14.680, b: -43.614
CIELuv
L: 66.133, u: -12.187, v: -71.742
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.133, C: 46.019, H: 288.602
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.133, C: 72.769, H: 260.359
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.579, a: 9.920, b: -44.364
CIECAM02
J: 56.207, C: 49.192, h: 266.892, Q: 147.709, M: 43.018, s: 53.966, H: 314.737
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.314, jaune: -7.723, green: 0.315
LMS
L: 29.131, M: 33.967, S: 85.649
YCbCr
Y: 153.769, Cb: 166.953, Cr: 114.644
YCgCo
Y: 172.500, Cg: -16.500, Co: 9.750
YDbDr
Y: 160.379, Db: 118.289, Dr: 40.672
YPbPr
Y: 158.355, Pb: 43.455, Pr: -12.318
xvYCC
Y: 151.999, Cb: 166.172, Cr: 117.179
YIQ
Y: 160.379, I: -36.792, Q: 22.229
YUV
Y: 160.379, U: 38.691, V: -18.756
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.702
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.872

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