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#8b9ed6 Hex Color Code

#8b9ed6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b9ed6 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8b9ed6 is comprised of 54.51% red, 61.96% green and 83.92% blue. In the HSL color space #8b9ed6 has a hue of 225° (degrees), 48% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.73 nm.

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#8b9ed6 linear gradient to complementary #c5c19c

  1. #8b9ed6
  2. #97a4cd
  3. #a2a9c3
  4. #acafba
  5. #b5b5b0
  6. #bdbba6
  7. #c5c19c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6c80b6
  2. #768ac1
  3. #8194cb
  4. #8b9ed6
  5. #95a8e1
  6. #a0b2ec
  7. #aabdf7

Tones

  1. #8b9ed6
  2. #93a1d0
  3. #9aa4ca
  4. #a0a7c4
  5. #a6abbd
  6. #acaeb7
  7. #b1b1b1

Tints and Shades

#8b9ed6 to white

  1. #8b9ed6
  2. #9faddd
  3. #b3bde4
  4. #c6cdeb
  5. #d9def2
  6. #eceef8
  7. #ffffff

#8b9ed6 to black

  1. #8b9ed6
  2. #7382af
  3. #5b6789
  4. #454d65
  5. #2f3443
  6. #1b1d24
  7. #000000

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      #88a0d8
      ΔE = 1.103 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
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      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

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      #879bd1
      ΔE = 1.381 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
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      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 80 12 260 / Lazur 120
      #8ca4e4
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c
      #8e9fd0
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
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      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
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      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
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      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  6. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
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      #899fcf
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
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      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
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    1. ★ Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
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      #85a1d6
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
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      #8ba1d3
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. ★ Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
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      #969bcf
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
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      #879fd1
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
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      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
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      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
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      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
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    1. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
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    1. 54.15.18
      #859acb
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
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    1. V0.20.60
      #969fce
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
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      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
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      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
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      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
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      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
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      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
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      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
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      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
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      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  25. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 35.9%

#8b9ed6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b9ed6 foreground

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #8b9ed6">…</p>

#8b9ed6 background

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #8b9ed6">…</p>

#8b9ed6 shadow

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b9ed6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9150166
Binary
10001011, 10011110, 11010110
Hexadecimal
#8b9ed6
LRV
≈ 34.8%
Closest short hex
#89c ΔE = 2.251
RGB
rgb(139, 158, 214)
RGBA
rgba(139, 158, 214, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.272, g: 0.309, b: 0.419
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.605%, blue: 0.839%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7627050 / 0xff8b9ed6
HSL
hsl(225, 48%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 48%%, 69%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (224.800), saturation: 35% (0.350), value: 84% (0.839)
HSP
hue: 224.800, saturation: 35.047%, perceived brightness: 62.808%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.179, S: 55.932, L: 65.590
Cubehelix
H: -136.930, S: 0.491, L: 0.621
TSL
T: -2.306, S: 0.088, L: 0.622
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.350), magenta: 26% (0.262), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.161)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 38% (0.380), yellow: 16% (0.161)
XYZ
X: 35.008, Y: 34.796, Z: 68.477
xyY
x: 0.253, y: 0.252, Y: 34.796
CIELab
L: 65.590, a: 6.731, b: -30.681
CIELuv
L: 65.590, u: -12.075, v: -49.082
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.590, C: 31.411, H: 282.374
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.590, C: 50.546, H: 256.179
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.988, a: 2.706, b: -27.535
CIECAM02
J: 55.679, C: 37.431, h: 262.396, Q: 147.013, M: 32.733, s: 47.186, H: 312.341
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.240, jaune: -5.385, green: 0.636
LMS
L: 29.482, M: 34.853, S: 67.919
YCbCr
Y: 152.327, Cb: 155.396, Cr: 115.683
YCgCo
Y: 167.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 16.000
YDbDr
Y: 158.703, Db: 83.198, Dr: 37.479
YPbPr
Y: 157.985, Pb: 30.185, Pr: -12.076
xvYCC
Y: 151.681, Cb: 154.515, Cr: 117.392
YIQ
Y: 158.703, I: -29.309, Q: 13.406
YUV
Y: 158.703, U: 27.213, V: -17.286
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 1.738
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.753

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