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#8b9dcb Hex Color Code

#8b9dcb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b9dcb is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8b9dcb is comprised of 54.51% red, 61.57% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #8b9dcb has a hue of 223° (degrees), 38% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.83 nm.

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#8b9dcb linear gradient to complementary #bfb997

  1. #8b9dcb
  2. #96a1c3
  3. #9fa6ba
  4. #a8abb1
  5. #b0afa9
  6. #b8b4a0
  7. #bfb997

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6d80ac
  2. #7789b6
  3. #8193c0
  4. #8b9dcb
  5. #95a7d6
  6. #9fb1e0
  7. #aabceb

Tones

  1. #8b9dcb
  2. #919fc6
  3. #97a2c0
  4. #9ca4bb
  5. #a2a6b6
  6. #a6a9b0
  7. #ababab

Tints and Shades

#8b9dcb to white

  1. #8b9dcb
  2. #9fadd4
  3. #b2bddc
  4. #c5cde5
  5. #d8ddee
  6. #eceef6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8b9dcb to black

  1. #8b9dcb
  2. #7381a6
  3. #5b6682
  4. #454c60
  5. #2f3440
  6. #1b1d23
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 0.844 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 16-4030 TPG / Hydrangea
      #8a9fcc
      ΔE = 0.968 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. 7682 U
      #8097bf
      ΔE = 3.605 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  3. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 1.022 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Royal Regetta / 7247
      #78a2d2
      ΔE = 4.775 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  4. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Spring Crocus / NP PB 1497 T
      #8fa0cc
      ΔE = 1.250 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Blue Epic / NP PB 1507 T
      #88a3d0
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c
      #8e9fd0
      ΔE = 1.281 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. 35-e4
      #8797b9
      ΔE = 4.041 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  6. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 1.308 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. ★ TSE3-1 Wendy Darling
      #899dc7
      ΔE = 1.357 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ Pageant Song 600B-4
      #90a0ce
      ΔE = 1.333 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Periwinkle P530-4
      #82a3d9
      ΔE = 3.468 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  8. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 1.450 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  9. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Autumn Crocus 28-9
      #879fd1
      ΔE = 1.464 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Painted Sunset 29-9
      #9e9ec8
      ΔE = 4.404 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 1.527 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. ★ 1-37-4 Bonnie Blue
      #809dce
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  11. Olympic

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Blue Hyacinth A46-4
      #7d98c3
      ΔE = 3.495 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. 7202T Sedona Shadow
      #8ba3c6
      ΔE = 4.149 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ 2303
      #94a0cc
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. ★ 75 8 250 / Marin 10
      #809ccc
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Enchanted Evening
      #8798c3
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Liverpool Sea Holly R157C
      #8e94c2
      ΔE = 3.790 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  16. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.20.60
      #959fcd
      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. U4.25.55
      #7994c7
      ΔE = 4.269 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Pressed Violet / CSP-520
      #8fa4c6
      ΔE = 4.238 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  18. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 7353-42 Sound of Music
      #839ec8
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  19. Kelly-Moore

    1. Royal Regatta / KM3102-2
      #85a1d6
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  20. Resene

    1. Zephyr B68-045-263
      #809ac6
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Delta Blue B71-053-258
      #7c9acd
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  21. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 7523 Indigo
      #9ea8cf
      ΔE = 4.982 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  22. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  23. Plascon

    1. Whisper B5-E2-3
      #94a4d0
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Igloo B6-E2-3
      #a0a8d4
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  24. Dulux Australia

    1. Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Sapphire Blue / G85
      #8597b8
      ΔE = 4.487 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  25. Peintures MF

    1. Iris velouté
      #93a5d0
      ΔE = 3.029 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Ravenne
      #97a6ca
      ΔE = 4.199 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  26. CIL

    1. Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 3.057 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Versailles
      #94aad3
      ΔE = 4.855 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  27. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10439
      #7fa0cf
      ΔE = 3.108 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. CF10456
      #9ba1c6
      ΔE = 3.792 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  28. Bristol

    1. Blue Hyacinth / P107-C4
      #8198c1
      ΔE = 3.132 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 3.152 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  29. General Paint

    1. Hydrangea / CL 2354D
      #7e9ac5
      ΔE = 3.199 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. In The Mauve / CL 2384M
      #98a8c9
      ΔE = 5.209 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  30. Pascol

    1. Into the Surf PZ4030
      #8da6d4
      ΔE = 3.308 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Purple Tulip PZ7070
      #a09ecb
      ΔE = 4.973 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  31. Colortrend

    1. 0597
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 3.312 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 4.643 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  32. Berger

    1. South Port / 7271
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 3.350 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  33. Vista Paint

    1. South Port
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 3.350 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Royal Regatta
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 5.077 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  34. Scib Paints

    1. South Port / 7271
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 3.350 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Royal Regatta / 7247
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 5.077 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  35. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Hyacinth / PPG1245-5
      #8394c5
      ΔE = 3.383 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 4.478 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  36. Nerolac

    1. Violet Hue - 2362
      #8497cf
      ΔE = 3.383 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Delta - 2354
      #939cba
      ΔE = 4.231 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  37. Wattyl

    1. Mood Music / D68W
      #8994bf
      ΔE = 3.398 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Seventh Wonder / D57W
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 3.527 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  38. KILZ

    1. Bedtime Story / B751
      #9aa0c7
      ΔE = 3.410 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Violet Velvet / B731
      #8e92ba
      ΔE = 4.685 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  39. Taubmans

    1. Mystic Iris / T12 38.F1
      #7e98d0
      ΔE = 3.422 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Robin Blue / T62-6
      #81a6d4
      ΔE = 4.601 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  40. New Look

    1. Starburst Galaxy / F30-03
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 3.527 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  41. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-R80B
      #7f94c4
      ΔE = 3.602 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. S 2030-R70B
      #8e91c2
      ΔE = 5.081 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  42. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Lisianthus / 39C-5
      #8894bc
      ΔE = 3.633 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Tremezzo / 39B-5
      #8c93b7
      ΔE = 4.578 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  43. Tollens

    1. T2006-1
      #7a9fd0
      ΔE = 3.725 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. T2010-3
      #8ca5ca
      ΔE = 4.162 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  44. ICI Paints

    1. Poetic Blue 70BB 39/181
      #94a0c0
      ΔE = 3.812 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 4202 Ceremonial Blue 50BB 39/188
      #89a1c2
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  45. Coronado Paint

    1. 7215 - Florette
      #7e94c8
      ΔE = 3.833 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. 7167 - Hermosa
      #9697c1
      ΔE = 4.069 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  46. Dutch Boy

    1. Pale Plum
      #96a0c0
      ΔE = 3.912 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Purple Crème
      #9ba3c7
      ΔE = 4.023 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  47. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Blue Cue / 599
      #84a5dc
      ΔE = 3.962 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Sapphire Fog / 821
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 5.226 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  48. California Paints

    1. DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 3.974 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 4.219 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  49. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R70B
      #8496ba
      ΔE = 4.036 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 4.277 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  50. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6076
      #8292c0
      ΔE = 4.055 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. 6119
      #7e94b9
      ΔE = 4.917 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  51. Glidden

    1. Boudoir Blue / PPG1244-4
      #7ea3d2
      ΔE = 4.063 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Alaskan Blue / PPG1162-4
      #7e9ec2
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  52. Brillux

    1. 54.12.18
      #8a97b8
      ΔE = 4.085 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. 54.15.15
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 4.762 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  53. Chrysler

    1. Bradenton Blue
      #98a3c4
      ΔE = 4.148 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. French Racing Blue
      #77a2d1
      ΔE = 5.062 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  54. Dulux

    1. 90BB 36/188
      #999dbe
      ΔE = 4.185 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. 90BB 34/167
      #999bb9
      ΔE = 4.990 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  55. Krylon

    1. Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 4.340 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. Peekaboo Blue
      #83a1c5
      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  56. Devoe Paint

    1. Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  57. Little Greene

    1. Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 4.478 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  58. Mylands of London

    1. Wedgewood
      #879ebe
      ΔE = 4.555 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  59. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Glory / 7247
      #7994cc
      ΔE = 4.595 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Blue Illusion / 9167
      #7396cf
      ΔE = 4.965 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  60. Diamond Vogel

    1. Mood Mode / 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 4.643 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Velvet Crest / 1248
      #9694bd
      ΔE = 5.113 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  61. Porter Paints

    1. Alaskan Blue / 348-4
      #7d9dc3
      ΔE = 4.644 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 5.242 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  62. Crayola

    1. Blue Bell
      #9999cc / #99c
      ΔE = 4.653 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  63. Laura Ashley

    1. 44-15 Foxglove Blue
      #84a2c6
      ΔE = 4.714 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  64. Duron

    1. Lobelia
      #89aadd
      ΔE = 5.030 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Dahlia
      #9194cb
      ΔE = 5.108 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  65. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25240
      #7f99bb
      ΔE = 5.038 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Federal Standard 35231
      #7d91b9
      ΔE = 5.187 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  66. Tikkurila

    1. 2106
      #8c98b4
      ΔE = 5.097 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  67. RAL

    1. RAL 570-4
      #9b9acf
      ΔE = 5.141 / LRV ≈ 34.6%

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#8b9dcb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b9dcb foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #8b9dcb">…</p>

#8b9dcb background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #8b9dcb">…</p>

#8b9dcb shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

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<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b9dcb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9149899
Binary
10001011, 10011101, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#8b9dcb
LRV
≈ 33.9%
Closest short hex
#89c ΔE = 1.906
RGB
rgb(139, 157, 203)
RGBA
rgba(139, 157, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.279, g: 0.315, b: 0.407
RYB
red: 54.510%, yellow: 60.019%, blue: 79.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7627317 / 0xff8b9dcb
HSL
hsl(223, 38%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 38%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (223.125), saturation: 32% (0.315), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 223.125, saturation: 31.527%, perceived brightness: 61.936%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.409, S: 45.280, L: 64.894
Cubehelix
H: -138.695, S: 0.410, L: 0.614
TSL
T: -2.234, S: 0.078, L: 0.615
CMYK
cyan: 32% (0.315), magenta: 23% (0.227), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 38% (0.384), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 33.481, Y: 33.913, Z: 61.270
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.264, Y: 33.913
CIELab
L: 64.894, a: 4.440, b: -25.645
CIELuv
L: 64.894, u: -11.280, v: -40.424
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.894, C: 26.027, H: 279.822
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.894, C: 41.968, H: 254.409
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.235, a: 0.712, b: -21.615
CIECAM02
J: 54.951, C: 32.490, h: 260.576, Q: 146.049, M: 28.412, s: 44.107, H: 311.387
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.213, jaune: -4.494, green: 0.681
LMS
L: 29.154, M: 34.385, S: 60.815
YCbCr
Y: 150.745, Cb: 150.858, Cr: 116.832
YCoCg
Y: 164.000, Cg: -7.000, Co: 18.750
YDbDr
Y: 156.862, Db: 69.418, Dr: 33.976
YPbPr
Y: 156.478, Pb: 25.070, Pr: -11.116
xvYCC
Y: 150.387, Cb: 150.022, Cr: 118.235
YIQ
Y: 156.862, I: -25.501, Q: 10.506
YUV
Y: 156.862, U: 22.706, V: -15.670
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 1.029
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 7.935

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