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#8c5eae Hex Color Code

#8c5eae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8c5eae is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #8c5eae is comprised of 54.9% red, 36.86% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #8c5eae has a hue of 275° (degrees), 33% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 562.78 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#8c5eae linear gradient to complementary #6dbc50

  1. #8c5eae
  2. #8d6fa0
  3. #8b8092
  4. #888f83
  5. #829e74
  6. #79ad63
  7. #6dbc50

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #764997
  2. #7d509f
  3. #8557a6
  4. #8c5eae
  5. #9465b6
  6. #9b6cbd
  7. #a373c5

Tones

  1. #8c5eae
  2. #8c65a7
  3. #8b6ca1
  4. #8b739a
  5. #897994
  6. #88808d
  7. #868686

Tints and Shades

#8c5eae to white

  1. #8c5eae
  2. #a078bb
  3. #b392c9
  4. #c6acd6
  5. #d9c7e4
  6. #ece3f1
  7. #ffffff

#8c5eae to black

  1. #8c5eae
  2. #734e8f
  3. #5c3f70
  4. #453154
  5. #302339
  6. #1b151f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 15 320 / Viola 80
      #885cac
      ΔE = 1.069 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 527 U
      #9361b0
      ΔE = 1.794 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 2076 C
      #8659b5
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2209
      #8861a6
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R60B
      #845fb5
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  5. Crayola

    1. Violet (Purple)
      #8359a3
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. 39-c
      #8b58a1
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 15.0%

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#8c5eae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c5eae foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #8c5eae">…</p>

#8c5eae background

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="background-color: #8c5eae">…</p>

#8c5eae shadow

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8c5eae">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9199278
Binary
10001100, 01011110, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#8c5eae
LRV
≈ 16.6%
Closest short hex
#85a ΔE = 2.900
RGB
rgb(140, 94, 174)
RGBA
rgba(140, 94, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.343, g: 0.230, b: 0.426
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.369%, blue: 0.682%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7577938 / 0xff8c5eae
HSL
hsl(274, 33%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(274, 33%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 274° (274.500), saturation: 46% (0.460), value: 68% (0.682)
HSP
hue: 274.500, saturation: 45.977%, perceived brightness: 47.220%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 286.723, S: 45.983, L: 47.800
Cubehelix
H: -91.875, S: 0.521, L: 0.457
TSL
T: 5.536, S: 0.139, L: 0.458
CMYK
cyan: 20% (0.195), magenta: 46% (0.460), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.318)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 63% (0.631), yellow: 32% (0.318)
XYZ
X: 22.456, Y: 16.637, Z: 42.064
xyY
x: 0.277, y: 0.205, Y: 16.637
CIELab
L: 47.800, a: 34.106, b: -35.663
CIELuv
L: 47.800, u: 17.235, v: -57.364
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.800, C: 49.347, H: 313.721
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.800, C: 59.897, H: 286.723
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.789, a: 26.894, b: -32.592
CIECAM02
J: 38.193, C: 45.219, h: 305.440, Q: 121.760, M: 39.543, s: 56.988, H: 337.736
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.359, jaune: -6.660, green: -3.966
LMS
L: 16.772, M: 12.698, S: 41.660
YCbCr
Y: 116.408, Cb: 156.312, Cr: 142.514
YCgCo
Y: 125.500, Cg: -31.500, Co: 26.500
YDbDr
Y: 116.874, Db: 85.940, Dr: -43.958
YPbPr
Y: 109.558, Pb: 34.710, Pr: 19.320
xvYCC
Y: 110.091, Cb: 158.490, Cr: 144.971
YIQ
Y: 116.874, I: 1.702, Q: 34.618
YUV
Y: 116.874, U: 28.113, V: 20.289
Munsell Color System
5P 4/10 ΔE = 6.023
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 7.870

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