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#8b9fe0 Hex Color Code

#8b9fe0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b9fe0 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8b9fe0 is comprised of 54.51% red, 62.35% green and 87.84% blue. In the HSL color space #8b9fe0 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 58% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.01 nm.

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  1. The doctor cosmetologist makes Lip augmentation procedure of a beautiful woman in a beauty salon.
  2. V&A Waterfront and Table Mountain in Cape Town, South Africa.
  3. Sunset in the Retiro Lake

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#8b9fe0 linear gradient to complementary #cac9a1

  1. #8b9fe0
  2. #99a6d6
  3. #a5adcc
  4. #afb3c1
  5. #b9bbb7
  6. #c2c2ac
  7. #cac9a1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6c81bf
  2. #768bca
  3. #8095d5
  4. #8b9fe0
  5. #96a9eb
  6. #a0b4f6
  7. #abbeff

Tones

  1. #8b9fe0
  2. #94a3d9
  3. #9ba6d2
  4. #a3aacb
  5. #a9adc4
  6. #afb1bc
  7. #b5b5b5

Tints and Shades

#8b9fe0 to white

  1. #8b9fe0
  2. #a0aee5
  3. #b3beeb
  4. #c7cef0
  5. #dadef5
  6. #eceefa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8b9fe0 to black

  1. #8b9fe0
  2. #7383b7
  3. #5b678f
  4. #454d6a
  5. #303446
  6. #1b1d25
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 1.538 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. ★ 2122 U
      #8fa4e3
      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  2. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R70B
      #8ba1d3
      ΔE = 3.617 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  3. Plascon

    1. Stardust B5-C2-2
      #88a0d8
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Winter Sky B5-B2-1
      #7898e4
      ΔE = 3.924 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  4. Resene

    1. Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 4.148 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  5. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Blue Cue / 599
      #84a5dc
      ΔE = 4.195 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  6. California Paints

    1. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. DE 5892 - Blue Cue
      #84a5dc
      ΔE = 4.195 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  7. Caparol

    1. 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 43/07
      #8098e8
      ΔE = 4.006 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 3.060 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Cadet
      #7f9bd1
      ΔE = 4.155 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6268
      #879bd1
      ΔE = 3.109 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 6029
      #7e97cf
      ΔE = 4.415 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  10. Clark+Kensington

    1. Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 3.355 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  11. Glidden

    1. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 3.513 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Fresh Hyacinth / 54BB 41/237
      #99a8d6
      ΔE = 5.091 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. Mystic Iris / 146-5
      #8496d2
      ΔE = 3.567 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 3.982 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 3.637 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 3.892 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  14. Matthews Paint

    1. Azureno / 3427
      #96a5d8
      ΔE = 3.644 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  15. Kelly-Moore

    1. Royal Regatta / KM3102-2
      #85a1d6
      ΔE = 3.680 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 4.003 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  16. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 3.745 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #899fcf
      ΔE = 4.133 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  17. Crown Paint

    1. 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 3.756 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  18. Nerolac

    1. Violet Hue - 2362
      #8497cf
      ΔE = 3.779 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Violet Velour - 2341
      #9497ce
      ΔE = 4.144 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  19. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Autumn Crocus 28-9
      #879fd1
      ΔE = 3.900 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  20. ProMarker

    1. Cobalt Blue
      #87a3d7
      ΔE = 3.951 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  21. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 3.982 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Romanesque Grape 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 4.741 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  22. Taubmans

    1. Corlette / T08 24-3
      #869cce
      ΔE = 4.000 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. Almost Purple / T12 37.F1
      #a0a4d1
      ΔE = 5.230 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  23. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R80B
      #85a9ea
      ΔE = 4.042 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 4.391 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  24. Sikkens

    1. V0.20.60
      #959fcd
      ΔE = 4.074 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  25. Behr

    1. Pageant Song 600B-4
      #90a0ce
      ΔE = 4.097 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Periwinkle P530-4
      #82a3d9
      ΔE = 4.251 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  26. Dulux

    1. 82BB 38/251
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 4.152 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  27. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 4.152 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  28. Disney

    1. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 4.261 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 3A-20-2 Dragon Fly
      #849ecd
      ΔE = 4.959 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  29. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-4 Paradise
      #95a9de
      ΔE = 4.323 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. 2-37-4 Blue Thoughts
      #89a5d4
      ΔE = 5.194 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  30. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 4.337 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  31. Apple Barrel

    1. Wisteria / 21977E
      #9a9ccd
      ΔE = 4.369 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Petunia Purple / 20226 / 20474
      #9999cc / #99c
      ΔE = 4.632 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  32. Krylon

    1. Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 4.433 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  33. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c1
      #8999c9
      ΔE = 4.442 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 35-d
      #7e9ed2
      ΔE = 4.736 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  34. Brillux

    1. 54.15.18
      #859acb
      ΔE = 4.473 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. 51.15.18
      #9c9acb
      ΔE = 5.082 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  35. RAL

    1. RAL 570-4
      #9b9acf
      ΔE = 4.502 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. RAL 290 70 25
      #a1a6d6
      ΔE = 5.121 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  36. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 4.560 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  37. Nippon Paint

    1. Spring Crocus / NP PB 1497 T
      #8fa0cc
      ΔE = 4.604 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 4.705 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  38. Olympic

    1. Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 4.615 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  39. Crayola

    1. Blue Bell
      #9999cc / #99c
      ΔE = 4.632 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  40. Little Greene

    1. Jean
      #8492d4
      ΔE = 4.649 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 5.075 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  41. Diamond Vogel

    1. Mood Mode / 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 4.763 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Velvet Robe / 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 4.793 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  42. Colortrend

    1. 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 4.763 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 5.107 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  43. ECOS Paints

    1. Mood Mode (1269)
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 4.763 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Bailey Bells (1262)
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 5.107 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  44. Duron

    1. Dahlia
      #9194cb
      ΔE = 4.838 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  45. Vista Paint

    1. Florette
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 4.946 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  46. Scib Paints

    1. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 4.946 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  47. Berger

    1. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 4.946 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  48. Asian Paints

    1. Out Of The Blue / 9151
      #8194ca
      ΔE = 5.043 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. French Purple / 7215
      #8892ca
      ΔE = 5.093 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  49. Limestrong

    1. Marine Shade F
      #6d98de
      ΔE = 5.155 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  50. Peintures MF

    1. Iris velouté
      #93a5d0
      ΔE = 5.175 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  51. Pascol

    1. Into the Surf PZ4030
      #8da6d4
      ΔE = 5.183 / LRV ≈ 37.7%

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#8b9fe0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b9fe0 foreground

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #8b9fe0">…</p>

#8b9fe0 background

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="background-color: #8b9fe0">…</p>

#8b9fe0 shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b9fe0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9150432
Binary
10001011, 10011111, 11100000
Hexadecimal
#8b9fe0
LRV
≈ 35.7%
Closest short hex
#89d ΔE = 2.207
RGB
rgb(139, 159, 224)
RGBA
rgba(139, 159, 224, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.266, g: 0.305, b: 0.429
RYB
red: 54.510%, yellow: 60.859%, blue: 87.843%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7626784 / 0xff8b9fe0
HSL
hsl(226, 58%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 58%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.882), saturation: 38% (0.379), value: 88% (0.878)
HSP
hue: 225.882, saturation: 37.946%, perceived brightness: 63.642%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.306, S: 65.998, L: 66.263
Cubehelix
H: -135.813, S: 0.565, L: 0.628
TSL
T: -2.353, S: 0.098, L: 0.629
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.379), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.122)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 38% (0.376), yellow: 12% (0.122)
XYZ
X: 36.496, Y: 35.665, Z: 75.468
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.242, Y: 35.665
CIELab
L: 66.263, a: 8.834, b: -35.162
CIELuv
L: 66.263, u: -12.813, v: -56.884
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.263, C: 36.255, H: 284.102
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.263, C: 58.309, H: 257.306
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.721, a: 4.573, b: -33.119
CIECAM02
J: 56.385, C: 41.715, h: 263.439, Q: 147.942, M: 36.479, s: 49.657, H: 312.892
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.264, jaune: -6.184, green: 0.611
LMS
L: 29.810, M: 35.324, S: 74.809
YCbCr
Y: 153.811, Cb: 159.495, Cr: 114.605
YCoCg
Y: 170.250, Cg: -11.250, Co: 13.500
YDbDr
Y: 160.430, Db: 95.645, Dr: 40.765
YPbPr
Y: 159.420, Pb: 34.800, Pr: -12.990
xvYCC
Y: 152.914, Cb: 158.569, Cr: 116.589
YIQ
Y: 160.430, I: -32.796, Q: 15.995
YUV
Y: 160.430, U: 31.284, V: -18.801
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 2.885
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.073

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