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#8c227c Hex Color Code

#8c227c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8c227c is a medium dark shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #8c227c is comprised of 54.9% red, 13.33% green and 48.63% blue. In the HSL color space #8c227c has a hue of 309° (degrees), 61% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 535.31 nm.

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#8c227c linear gradient to complementary #00ae3e

  1. #8c227c
  2. #864574
  3. #7e5e6c
  4. #737462
  5. #628858
  6. #499b4c
  7. #00ae3e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7c0b6d
  2. #811472
  3. #861b77
  4. #8c227c
  5. #922881
  6. #972e86
  7. #9d348c

Tones

  1. #8c227c
  2. #843176
  3. #7c3b70
  4. #74446a
  5. #6b4b63
  6. #61515d
  7. #575757

Tints and Shades

#8c227c to white

  1. #8c227c
  2. #a14c91
  3. #b570a6
  4. #c893bc
  5. #dbb7d2
  6. #eddae8
  7. #ffffff

#8c227c to black

  1. #8c227c
  2. #742066
  3. #5c1d52
  4. #46193e
  5. #30152b
  6. #1c0e19
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2355 CP
      #8b1e75
      ΔE = 1.709 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. 512 C
      #833177
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  2. Crayola

    1. Razzmic Berry
      #843179
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6789
      #863277
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 8.7%

#8c227c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c227c foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #8c227c">…</p>

#8c227c background

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #8c227c">…</p>

#8c227c shadow

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8c227c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9183868
Binary
10001100, 00100010, 01111100
Hexadecimal
#8c227c
LRV
≈ 8.2%
Closest short hex
#827 ΔE = 1.209
RGB
rgb(140, 34, 124)
RGBA
rgba(140, 34, 124, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.470, g: 0.114, b: 0.416
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.133%, blue: 0.486%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7593348 / 0xff8c227c
HSL
hsl(309, 61%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(309, 61%, 34%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 309° (309.057), saturation: 76% (0.757), value: 55% (0.549)
HSP
hue: 309.057, saturation: 75.714%, perceived brightness: 35.710%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 318.305, S: 84.414, L: 34.347
Cubehelix
H: -62.717, S: 0.851, L: 0.297
TSL
T: 4.810, S: 0.346, L: 0.298
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 76% (0.757), yellow: 11% (0.114), key: 45% (0.451)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 87% (0.867), yellow: 51% (0.514)
XYZ
X: 15.026, Y: 8.176, Z: 19.852
xyY
x: 0.349, y: 0.190, Y: 8.176
CIELab
L: 34.347, a: 53.342, b: -26.603
CIELuv
L: 34.347, u: 47.734, v: -42.521
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.347, C: 59.608, H: 333.494
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.347, C: 63.926, H: 318.305
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.594, a: 43.759, b: -21.147
CIECAM02
J: 27.118, C: 58.973, h: 336.733, Q: 102.598, M: 51.571, s: 70.898, H: 360.374
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.371, jaune: -5.710, green: -9.125
LMS
L: 11.299, M: 3.428, S: 19.678
YCbCr
Y: 81.268, Cb: 151.822, Cr: 168.144
YCgCo
Y: 83.000, Cg: -49.000, Co: 39.000
YDbDr
Y: 75.954, Db: 72.270, Dr: -121.768
YPbPr
Y: 63.058, Pb: 32.810, Pr: 48.860
xvYCC
Y: 70.156, Cb: 156.821, Cr: 170.920
YIQ
Y: 75.954, I: 34.232, Q: 50.416
YUV
Y: 75.954, U: 23.645, V: 56.189
Munsell Color System
2.5RP 3/10 ΔE = 6.982
Brand Color
Yahoo! ΔE = 10.546

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