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#8b9dc8 Hex Color Code

#8b9dc8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b9dc8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8b9dc8 is comprised of 54.51% red, 61.57% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #8b9dc8 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 36% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.36 nm.

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#8b9dc8 linear gradient to complementary #bdb796

  1. #8b9dc8
  2. #95a1c0
  3. #9fa5b8
  4. #a7aaaf
  5. #afaea7
  6. #b6b39f
  7. #bdb796

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6d80a9
  2. #7789b3
  3. #8193be
  4. #8b9dc8
  5. #95a7d3
  6. #9fb1dd
  7. #aabbe8

Tones

  1. #8b9dc8
  2. #919fc3
  3. #97a1be
  4. #9ca3b9
  5. #a1a6b4
  6. #a6a8af
  7. #aaaaaa

Tints and Shades

#8b9dc8 to white

  1. #8b9dc8
  2. #9fadd1
  3. #b2bdda
  4. #c5cde3
  5. #d8dded
  6. #eceef6
  7. #ffffff

#8b9dc8 to black

  1. #8b9dc8
  2. #7381a3
  3. #5b6680
  4. #454c5f
  5. #2f3440
  6. #1b1d22
  7. #000000

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  1. Disney

    1. ★ TSE3-1 Wendy Darling
      #899dc7
      ΔE = 0.637 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. ★ 3A-20-2 Dragon Fly
      #849ecd
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  2. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 1.197 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  3. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Florette / 7215
      #899fcf
      ΔE = 1.537 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. ★ Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-4 Pageant Song
      #899ac9
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. ★ 8502 French Violet
      #8a9dc1
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  5. Olympic

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  6. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 1.767 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. ★ 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Enchanted Evening
      #8798c3
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. ★ Never Grow Up X74R159C
      #8299c3
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.15.18
      #829dc9
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. ★ 54.15.18
      #859acb
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  9. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c
      #8e9fd0
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. ★ 37-c1
      #8999c9
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  11. Plascon

    1. ★ Frosted Edge B4-D2-2
      #849cc4
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Whisper B5-E2-3
      #94a4d0
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  12. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #979ec9
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  13. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Autumn Crocus 28-9
      #879fd1
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  15. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7353-42 Sound of Music
      #839ec8
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  16. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  17. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 1-37-4 Bonnie Blue
      #809dce
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2129 UP
      #8298c5
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 15-3932 TCX
      #819ac1
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  19. Caparol

    1. 75 8 250 / Marin 10
      #809ccc
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. 75 7 246 / Lago 55
      #809cc4
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  20. Resene

    1. Zephyr B68-045-263
      #809ac6
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  21. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6071
      #87a0c7
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  22. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R70B
      #8ba1d3
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  23. Dulux Australia

    1. Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  24. Taubmans

    1. Blue Heron / T10 38B-2
      #8297c2
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Blue Hyacinth / T12 39.F4
      #8198c1
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  25. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Epic / NP PB 1507 T
      #88a3d0
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. Violet Veil / NP PB 1514 T
      #84a0c8
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  26. CIL

    1. Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  27. Glidden

    1. Periwinkle Blue / 30BB 33/235
      #809cc6
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  28. Dulux

    1. Martian Skies 6
      #8998bc
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Fragrant Cloud 2
      #7d9ac8
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  29. Bristol

    1. Blue Hyacinth / P107-C4
      #8198c1
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  30. General Paint

    1. Hydrangea / CL 2354D
      #7e9ac5
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  31. Colortrend

    1. 0597
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  32. Diamond Vogel

    1. Himalaya Sky / 0597
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  33. Peintures MF

    1. Iris velouté
      #93a5d0
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 37.7%

#8b9dc8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b9dc8 foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #8b9dc8">…</p>

#8b9dc8 background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #8b9dc8">…</p>

#8b9dc8 shadow

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b9dc8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9149896
Binary
10001011, 10011101, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#8b9dc8
LRV
≈ 33.8%
Closest short hex
#89c ΔE = 2.493
RGB
rgb(139, 157, 200)
RGBA
rgba(139, 157, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.280, g: 0.317, b: 0.403
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.600%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7627320 / 0xff8b9dc8
HSL
hsl(222, 36%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 36%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.295), saturation: 30% (0.305), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 222.295, saturation: 30.500%, perceived brightness: 61.764%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.559, S: 42.336, L: 64.781
Cubehelix
H: -139.586, S: 0.388, L: 0.613
TSL
T: -2.199, S: 0.075, L: 0.614
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.305), magenta: 21% (0.215), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 38% (0.384), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 33.127, Y: 33.772, Z: 59.406
xyY
x: 0.262, y: 0.267, Y: 33.772
CIELab
L: 64.781, a: 3.677, b: -24.147
CIELuv
L: 64.781, u: -11.175, v: -37.868
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.781, C: 24.426, H: 278.658
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.781, C: 39.483, H: 253.559
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.114, a: 0.053, b: -19.929
CIECAM02
J: 54.835, C: 31.025, h: 259.614, Q: 145.895, M: 27.131, s: 43.123, H: 310.886
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.205, jaune: -4.229, green: 0.715
LMS
L: 29.136, M: 34.382, S: 58.978
YCbCr
Y: 150.451, Cb: 149.541, Cr: 117.045
YCgCo
Y: 163.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 19.500
YDbDr
Y: 156.520, Db: 65.419, Dr: 33.325
YPbPr
Y: 156.262, Pb: 23.570, Pr: -10.978
xvYCC
Y: 150.201, Cb: 148.705, Cr: 118.357
YIQ
Y: 156.520, I: -24.537, Q: 9.573
YUV
Y: 156.520, U: 21.398, V: -15.370
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 1.478
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.326

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