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#8c78af Hex Color Code

#8c78af Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8c78af is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #8c78af is comprised of 54.9% red, 47.06% green and 68.63% blue. In the HSL color space #8c78af has a hue of 262° (degrees), 26% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 565.93 nm.

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#8c78af linear gradient to complementary #95ae79

  1. #8c78af
  2. #8f81a7
  3. #928a9e
  4. #949395
  5. #959c8c
  6. #95a583
  7. #95ae79

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #736096
  2. #7b689e
  3. #8470a6
  4. #8c78af
  5. #9480b8
  6. #9d88c0
  7. #a590c9

Tones

  1. #8c78af
  2. #8e7daa
  3. #8f81a6
  4. #9086a1
  5. #918a9c
  6. #928f98
  7. #939393

Tints and Shades

#8c78af to white

  1. #8c78af
  2. #9f8dbc
  3. #b2a3c9
  4. #c5b9d7
  5. #d8d0e4
  6. #ece7f1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8c78af to black

  1. #8c78af
  2. #73638f
  3. #5c4f71
  4. #453c54
  5. #2f2a39
  6. #1b181f
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 17-3730 TCX / Paisley Purple
      #8b79b1
      ΔE = 0.610 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 10228 C
      #847ea5
      ΔE = 4.774 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  2. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7348-53 Monet's Violet
      #8b79ae
      ΔE = 0.627 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  3. Sico

    1. ★ 6025-53 Monet's Violet
      #8b79ae
      ΔE = 0.627 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  4. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Grape Scot!
      #8f7ab1
      ΔE = 0.895 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  5. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-41-5 Violet Harmony
      #8879b0
      ΔE = 1.170 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. 1-42-6 Frosted Tulip
      #9576b3
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  6. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Royal Robes / 7158
      #8874b0
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Grape / 7199
      #8582ad
      ΔE = 5.135 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  7. Plascon

    1. ★ Primrose Path P3-D2-1
      #8878a8
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Gentlemans Grey P1-D2-1
      #8074b4
      ΔE = 3.517 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Charmed Violet / 1398
      #947ab1
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Purple Heart / 1406
      #8a7fab
      ΔE = 3.498 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  9. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Royal Raul / KM3031-3
      #8875b3
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Blooming Lilac / KM3039-3
      #7f73aa
      ΔE = 3.230 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  10. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Everything's Groovy / 41D-3
      #8574af
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Violet / 41C-6
      #827aa1
      ΔE = 4.497 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Purple Rhapsody / 244-6
      #8378ad
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Vintage Violet / 143-6
      #9f7dba
      ΔE = 4.700 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  12. Olympic

    1. Grape Parfait A43-5
      #8575a6
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. Purple Rhapsody A44-5
      #7c7dab
      ΔE = 5.240 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  13. Colortrend

    1. 1256
      #8276ac
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 1193
      #9a73b0
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  14. Diamond Vogel

    1. Plum Preserve / 1256
      #8276ac
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Crown Jewels / 1193
      #9a73b0
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  15. ECOS Paints

    1. Plum Preserve (1256)
      #8276ac
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Crown Jewels (1193)
      #9a73b0
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  16. Resene

    1. Long Shot V64-061-293
      #8776b6
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Deluge V62-049-292
      #8272a4
      ΔE = 3.178 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  17. Bristol

    1. Bougainvillea / P096-C6
      #947db0
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Grape Parfait / P094-W6
      #9473a5
      ΔE = 3.766 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  18. Little Greene

    1. Popper
      #877aa8
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  19. Glidden

    1. Purple Rhapsody / PPG1247-6
      #8278ad
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Orchid Blush / 41RB 24/309
      #9f77b0
      ΔE = 4.888 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  20. Focoltone

    1. 5051
      #907eb9
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. 2195
      #9b77b3
      ΔE = 3.862 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  21. Disney

    1. 2C-10-3 Dreams Come True
      #8b7ba7
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  22. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10467
      #8b7fb5
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. CF10488
      #9179a4
      ΔE = 3.313 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  23. Behr

    1. Rock Star EBC-28
      #8279ab
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. 8332 Huckleberry
      #93759e
      ΔE = 4.843 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  24. Scib Paints

    1. Blooming Lilac / 7166
      #8173ab
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 4.796 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  25. Berger

    1. Blooming Lilac / 7166
      #8173ab
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. Royal Raul / 7158
      #8771b2
      ΔE = 3.221 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  26. Ford

    1. Lavender
      #8b7faf
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  27. Vista Paint

    1. Regal Jewel
      #8c75a2
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Grape Gathering
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 4.796 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  28. ICI Paints

    1. Purple Passion 41RB 24/309
      #9072a7
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. 4291 Proudly Purple 30RB 26/224
      #8b7da3
      ΔE = 4.143 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  29. FolkArt

    1. Lavender / 410
      #8675b7
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  30. Valspar Paint

    1. Thistle
      #8b7eab
      ΔE = 3.016 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Purple Phantom
      #967ca3
      ΔE = 4.830 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  31. Krylon

    1. Grape
      #8d7fbb
      ΔE = 3.044 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  32. Caparol

    1. 65 10 320 / Viola 45
      #9074a4
      ΔE = 3.062 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. 65 9 295 / Velvet 50
      #8070a8
      ΔE = 3.583 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  33. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Smashed Grape / 624
      #8775a1
      ΔE = 3.098 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. Lush Lilac / 863
      #9d7eb7
      ΔE = 4.213 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  34. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Parfait 243-6
      #8d70a7
      ΔE = 3.135 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Vintage Violet 143-6
      #9f7dba
      ΔE = 4.700 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  35. Taubmans

    1. Purple Ribbon / T12 36.G5
      #857caa
      ΔE = 3.160 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. Pattersons Curse / T57-7
      #7a7cb5
      ΔE = 5.032 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  36. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7173D Dauphine Red
      #8e72a3
      ΔE = 3.235 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. 201
      #866d9d
      ΔE = 4.679 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  37. Tollens

    1. T2098-4
      #8076b4
      ΔE = 3.254 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. T2097-5
      #8683ba
      ΔE = 4.845 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  38. General Paint

    1. Sleepless / CLV 1174N
      #9477a6
      ΔE = 3.283 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. Conceal / CL 2455D
      #887fa6
      ΔE = 4.469 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  39. Delta

    1. Grape Fizz / 02708
      #867abc
      ΔE = 3.330 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. GP Purple / 04028
      #8178b8
      ΔE = 3.463 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  40. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R60B
      #9679bc
      ΔE = 3.548 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. S 3030-R60B
      #8371a1
      ΔE = 3.549 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  41. Coronado Paint

    1. 7158 - Royal Raul
      #7d74ad
      ΔE = 3.578 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 7150 - Regal Jewel
      #84779e
      ΔE = 4.181 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  42. Sikkens

    1. V9.17.54
      #817aa8
      ΔE = 3.584 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. V8.23.44
      #7871a3
      ΔE = 5.098 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  43. Laura Ashley

    1. 47-21 Nap Time
      #8f82b7
      ΔE = 3.599 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  44. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R60B
      #827daf
      ΔE = 3.631 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2050-R50B
      #9f7dba
      ΔE = 4.700 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  45. Nippon Paint

    1. Harvest Dance / NP PB 1443 D
      #7d73a8
      ΔE = 3.697 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Dauphne Red / NP PB 1408 D
      #9270a2
      ΔE = 4.369 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  46. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2013
      #837dbb
      ΔE = 3.818 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  47. Beckers

    1. Tidvatten 768 / S 3621-R87B
      #8881af
      ΔE = 4.104 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  48. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6264
      #9a81b5
      ΔE = 4.112 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. 6271
      #7b6fab
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  49. Earthpaint

    1. 2-40-5 Easter Parade
      #8681b3
      ΔE = 4.148 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. 1-42-6 Frosted Tulip
      #8e6da4
      ΔE = 4.369 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  50. Nerolac

    1. Jam - 2328
      #7d75b6
      ΔE = 4.151 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. Grand Ballroom - 4211
      #8682ae
      ΔE = 4.886 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  51. California Paints

    1. DE 5970 - Lush Lilac
      #9d7eb7
      ΔE = 4.213 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. DE 5984 - Cloudy Plum
      #9d7aac
      ΔE = 4.582 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  52. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Royal Raul / 7158
      #8581b6
      ΔE = 4.252 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  53. Brillux

    1. 45.12.21
      #89779c
      ΔE = 4.431 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. 51.15.21
      #7e7dae
      ΔE = 4.559 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  54. Ressource Peintures

    1. Pondichéry / OROC32
      #9d7fbb
      ΔE = 4.447 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  55. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C50
      #8d84b5
      ΔE = 4.490 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  56. Devoe Paint

    1. Purple Passion / 41RB 24/309
      #9a7ba8
      ΔE = 4.498 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Bloomsberry / 10RB 22/242
      #867ca0
      ΔE = 4.765 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  57. Ralph Lauren

    1. Purple Dahlia / RLIB222
      #8a759b
      ΔE = 4.518 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  58. RAL

    1. RAL 310 50 30
      #856d9e
      ΔE = 4.556 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. RAL 310 50 25
      #847098
      ΔE = 5.136 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  59. Dupont

    1. CAS693
      #856f9b
      ΔE = 4.649 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 5.017 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  60. TRUMATCH

    1. 39-d1
      #9c74ad
      ΔE = 4.657 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. 40-c3
      #9c78a6
      ΔE = 5.172 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  61. Green Planet Paints

    1. Latana Lavendar Grape
      #8180b9
      ΔE = 4.674 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  62. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Lavish Lavender - 6975
      #9975a5
      ΔE = 4.684 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  63. Dulux

    1. 10RB 22/242
      #827da5
      ΔE = 4.747 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. 30RB 19/261
      #81709a
      ΔE = 4.900 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  64. CIL

    1. Concord Grape
      #826f9b
      ΔE = 4.753 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Royal Aberdeen
      #80799e
      ΔE = 5.107 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  65. Matthews Paint

    1. Very Violet / 25502
      #886ba2
      ΔE = 4.760 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  66. Caran d'Ache

    1. 112 Manganese Violet
      #9782ab
      ΔE = 4.921 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  67. Dulux Australia

    1. Cattle Rest / F2
      #8a6d9c
      ΔE = 4.972 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  68. Opulence

    1. Purple Pearl
      #9583ab
      ΔE = 5.045 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  69. Duron

    1. Venture Violet
      #7a7cb7
      ΔE = 5.082 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Forget-Me-Not
      #816aa2
      ΔE = 5.225 / LRV ≈ 17.6%

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#8c78af HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c78af foreground

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#8c78af shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9205935
Binary
10001100, 01111000, 10101111
Hexadecimal
#8c78af
LRV
≈ 22.1%
Closest short hex
#87a ΔE = 1.372
RGB
rgb(140, 120, 175)
RGBA
rgba(140, 120, 175, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.322, g: 0.276, b: 0.402
RYB
red: 54.902%, yellow: 47.059%, blue: 68.627%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7571281 / 0xff8c78af
HSL
hsl(262, 26%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(262, 26%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 262° (261.818), saturation: 31% (0.314), value: 69% (0.686)
HSP
hue: 261.818, saturation: 31.429%, perceived brightness: 52.327%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 279.062, S: 36.063, L: 54.137
Cubehelix
H: -103.923, S: 0.356, L: 0.518
TSL
T: -3.875, S: 0.079, L: 0.519
CMYK
cyan: 20% (0.200), magenta: 31% (0.314), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.314)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 31% (0.314)
XYZ
X: 25.268, Y: 22.103, Z: 43.484
xyY
x: 0.278, y: 0.243, Y: 22.103
CIELab
L: 54.137, a: 19.186, b: -26.358
CIELuv
L: 54.137, u: 6.744, v: -42.284
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.137, C: 32.602, H: 306.051
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.137, C: 42.819, H: 279.062
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.014, a: 13.660, b: -21.928
CIECAM02
J: 44.101, C: 33.132, h: 294.299, Q: 130.839, M: 28.974, s: 47.058, H: 330.598
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.261, jaune: -4.799, green: -1.850
LMS
L: 20.950, M: 20.007, S: 43.139
YCbCr
Y: 129.610, Cb: 149.185, Cr: 132.875
YCoCg
Y: 138.750, Cg: -18.750, Co: 26.250
YDbDr
Y: 132.250, Db: 64.315, Dr: -14.725
YPbPr
Y: 128.220, Pb: 25.200, Pr: 7.470
xvYCC
Y: 126.118, Cb: 150.136, Cr: 134.562
YIQ
Y: 132.250, I: -5.755, Q: 21.342
YUV
Y: 132.250, U: 21.039, V: 6.799
Munsell Color System
2.5P 5/8 ΔE = 1.174
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 7.887

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