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#8c8b9e Hex Color Code

#8c8b9e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8c8b9e is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #8c8b9e is comprised of 54.9% red, 54.51% green and 61.96% blue. In the HSL color space #8c8b9e has a hue of 243° (degrees), 9% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 460.99 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#8c8b9e linear gradient to complementary #9b9d8c

  1. #8c8b9e
  2. #8f8e9b
  3. #919198
  4. #949495
  5. #969792
  6. #999a8f
  7. #9b9d8c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #727183
  2. #7a7a8c
  3. #838295
  4. #8c8b9e
  5. #9594a7
  6. #9e9db0
  7. #a7a6ba

Tints and Shades

#8c8b9e to white

  1. #8c8b9e
  2. #9e9dae
  3. #b1b0bd
  4. #c4c3cd
  5. #d7d7de
  6. #ebebee
  7. #ffffff

#8c8b9e to black

  1. #8c8b9e
  2. #737282
  3. #5b5b67
  4. #45444d
  5. #2f2f34
  6. #1b1b1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Bristol

    1. ★ Violet Verbena / P101-C5
      #8c8ca0
      ΔE = 0.588 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. Violet Aura / P102-C5
      #838b9d
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Amethyst Stone / T08 97-3
      #8b8c9e
      ΔE = 0.783 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Cotton Flannel / T12 39.F11
      #9391a0
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-41-4 Winter Whisper
      #8d8d9e
      ΔE = 1.056 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. 5-39-4 Evening Grey
      #848b9b
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  4. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Garden Beauty / 7183
      #8d899c
      ΔE = 1.096 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  5. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Garden Beauty
      #8d899c
      ΔE = 1.096 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  6. Berger

    1. ★ Garden Beauty / 7183
      #8d899c
      ΔE = 1.096 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ 640F-5 Ash Violet
      #8f8ea0
      ΔE = 1.193 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. ★ 620F-4 Violet Shadow
      #868b9d
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ Basalt 13
      #8c8c9c
      ΔE = 1.223 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. ★ 701Neu
      #888898
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6399
      #908a9e
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  10. Chrysler

    1. ★ Sapphire Silver
      #8b8998
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  11. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentle Grape - 9074
      #908a9b
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Dusty Heather - 9073
      #8990a3
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cotton Flannel / 544-5
      #9090a2
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. ★ Violet Verbena / 445-5
      #898ca3
      ΔE = 1.924 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  13. Glidden

    1. ★ Cotton Flannel / PPG1171-5
      #9090a2
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. ★ Violet Verbena / PPG1169-5
      #898ca3
      ΔE = 1.924 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cotton Flannel / PPG1171-5
      #9090a2
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. ★ Violet Verbena / PPG1169-5
      #898ca3
      ΔE = 1.924 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-41-4 Clandestine
      #8f8fa5
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 4-40-4 Far Away
      #8c91a6
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  16. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Faded Violet / CSP-455
      #8e90a2
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. ★ Irises / 1440
      #858a9b
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  17. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4895
      #888998
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 5275 UP
      #88869b
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. ★ 17-3933 TPG
      #86879e
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  19. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Gray
      #888697
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Silver Sage
      #8b8b97
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Garden Beauty / 7183
      #908f9e
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Pandora's Purple / 7143
      #8d8698
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  21. Crayola

    1. ★ Manatee
      #8d90a1
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  22. Sico

    1. ★ 6174-52 A Simpler Time
      #8e8a98
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  23. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Chelsea / RLUL203
      #8e879b
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  24. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4292 Magical Twilight 30RB 33/103
      #948ea0
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  25. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4020-R50B
      #91899e
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4020-R60B
      #8589a1
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  26. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10713
      #8b89a2
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. CF11038
      #8a8b98
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  27. Coronado Paint

    1. 7183 - Garden Beauty
      #868696
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  28. Olympic

    1. Violet Verbena C45-4
      #868da1
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  29. Sto

    1. 34232
      #898795
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 34212
      #958fa3
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  30. Sikkens

    1. W6.07.53
      #938b9b
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. W0.10.50
      #89859c
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  31. Resene

    1. Grey Suit B69-016-281
      #9391a0
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  32. Nippon Paint

    1. Twist Of Fate / NP PB 1465 T
      #8989a3
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  33. Diamond Vogel

    1. Violet Vibes / 1290
      #8f869b
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  34. Colortrend

    1. 1290
      #8f869b
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 25.3%

#8c8b9e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c8b9e foreground

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="color: #8c8b9e">…</p>

#8c8b9e background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #8c8b9e">…</p>

#8c8b9e shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8c8b9e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9210782
Binary
10001100, 10001011, 10011110
Hexadecimal
#8c8b9e
LRV
≈ 26.5%
Closest short hex
#889 ΔE = 1.549
RGB
rgb(140, 139, 158)
RGBA
rgba(140, 139, 158, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.320, g: 0.318, b: 0.362
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.545%, blue: 0.620%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7566434 / 0xff8c8b9e
HSL
hsl(243, 9%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(243, 9%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 243° (243.158), saturation: 12% (0.120), value: 62% (0.620)
HSP
hue: 243.158, saturation: 12.025%, perceived brightness: 55.525%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 267.868, S: 14.265, L: 58.517
Cubehelix
H: -120.530, S: 0.134, L: 0.554
TSL
T: -3.078, S: 0.027, L: 0.555
CMYK
cyan: 11% (0.114), magenta: 12% (0.120), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.380)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 38% (0.380)
XYZ
X: 26.218, Y: 26.509, Z: 36.077
xyY
x: 0.295, y: 0.299, Y: 26.509
CIELab
L: 58.517, a: 4.285, b: -9.917
CIELuv
L: 58.517, u: -0.565, v: -15.173
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.517, C: 10.803, H: 293.371
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.517, C: 15.183, H: 267.868
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.487, a: 0.793, b: -5.503
CIECAM02
J: 48.414, C: 14.128, h: 277.501, Q: 137.087, M: 12.355, s: 30.021, H: 320.611
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.141, jaune: -1.818, green: -0.133
LMS
L: 24.742, M: 26.772, S: 35.917
YCbCr
Y: 137.520, Cb: 136.193, Cr: 127.090
YCgCo
Y: 144.000, Cg: -5.000, Co: 30.500
YDbDr
Y: 141.465, Db: 24.877, Dr: 2.790
YPbPr
Y: 140.581, Pb: 9.385, Pr: -0.374
xvYCC
Y: 136.734, Cb: 136.244, Cr: 127.671
YIQ
Y: 141.465, I: -5.508, Q: 6.123
YUV
Y: 141.465, U: 8.138, V: -1.285
Munsell Color System
2.5P 6/2 ΔE = 4.181
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 11.783

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