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#8c8bb6 Hex Color Code

#8c8bb6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8c8bb6 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #8c8bb6 is comprised of 54.9% red, 54.51% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #8c8bb6 has a hue of 241° (degrees), 23% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 462.94 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#8c8bb6 linear gradient to complementary #adb190

  1. #8c8bb6
  2. #9391b0
  3. #9997aa
  4. #9e9ea4
  5. #a4a49d
  6. #a8ab97
  7. #adb190

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #71719a
  2. #7a79a3
  3. #8382ad
  4. #8c8bb6
  5. #9594bf
  6. #9e9dc9
  7. #a8a6d3

Tones

  1. #8c8bb6
  2. #908fb3
  3. #9492af
  4. #9796ac
  5. #9b9aa8
  6. #9e9da5
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#8c8bb6 to white

  1. #8c8bb6
  2. #9f9dc2
  3. #b2b0ce
  4. #c5c3da
  5. #d8d7e6
  6. #ebebf3
  7. #ffffff

#8c8bb6 to black

  1. #8c8bb6
  2. #737295
  3. #5c5b75
  4. #454457
  5. #2f2f3b
  6. #1b1b20
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 102-11 C
      #8e8db8
      ΔE = 0.765 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. ★ P 104-12 U
      #868bb1
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  2. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Paris Escape / 40D-3
      #8e8dbb
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  3. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bleu pourpre
      #8b8cb3
      ΔE = 1.240 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
    2. ★ Frédéricton
      #8f8ab8
      ΔE = 1.321 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Downy Dew B7-E2-2
      #8c8cbc
      ΔE = 1.424 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. ★ Broken Shell B6-E2-2
      #888cbc
      ΔE = 1.731 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  5. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #8987b0
      ΔE = 1.623 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 2253
      #908cbc
      ΔE = 1.748 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. 68 6 290 / Litho 15
      #8884b4
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ V6.20.55
      #918ebd
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. V0.20.50
      #848cb4
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  8. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1604 Lilac 4
      #948db7
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  9. Tollens

    1. ★ T2097-3
      #928bba
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. T2097-4
      #8b85ac
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Grape Gathering / KM3062-3
      #8886af
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  11. CIL

    1. ★ Lilac Splendor
      #8587b0
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Boho Chic
      #8f92b7
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-e3
      #9188b2
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. 38-e2
      #988fbb
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  13. Beckers

    1. ★ Dyning 767 / 3021-R92B
      #918dbe
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  14. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4261 Frill 05RB 34/258
      #928fbe
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. ★ 4272 Wisteria Bloom 10RB 31/204
      #9089ae
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  15. General Paint

    1. ★ Thebes / CL 2435D
      #8388b3
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #8c90b7
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  17. Glidden

    1. ★ Dewy Iris / 90BB 31/208
      #9490ba
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. Fresh Lavender / PPG1170-5
      #8e90b4
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  18. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS676
      #958cb7
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  19. Dulux

    1. 90BB 26/227
      #8488af
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Lilac Heather 2
      #8b90b5
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  20. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Brave Purple - 6823
      #968db8
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  21. Behr

    1. 630D-5 Wild Wisteria
      #888aad
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. 610B-4 Intuitive
      #8890ba
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  22. Porter Paints

    1. Fresh Lavender / 345-5
      #8f90b4
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  23. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6359
      #8c87ab
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  24. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Fresh Lavender / PPG1170-5
      #8e90b4
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10453
      #858bbe
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. CF10465
      #9492bf
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  26. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Lights / NP PB 1448 T
      #8785b6
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Rich Expression / NP PB 1479 T
      #878fc0
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  27. KILZ

    1. Violet Velvet / B731
      #8e92ba
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Lavender Glow / B782
      #8e92c1
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  28. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-R70B
      #8e91c2
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  29. Benjamin Moore

    1. Softened Violet / 1420
      #8186b5
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  30. Devoe Paint

    1. Lilac Splendor / 90BB 26/227
      #8787aa
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 25.4%

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#8c8bb6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c8bb6 foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="color: #8c8bb6">…</p>

#8c8bb6 background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #8c8bb6">…</p>

#8c8bb6 shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8c8bb6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9210806
Binary
10001100, 10001011, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#8c8bb6
LRV
≈ 27.4%
Closest short hex
#88b ΔE = 2.201
RGB
rgb(140, 139, 182)
RGBA
rgba(140, 139, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.304, g: 0.302, b: 0.395
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.545%, blue: 0.714%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7566410 / 0xff8c8bb6
HSL
hsl(241, 23%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(241, 23%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 241° (241.395), saturation: 24% (0.236), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 241.395, saturation: 23.626%, perceived brightness: 56.799%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.665, S: 33.827, L: 59.359
Cubehelix
H: -121.953, S: 0.307, L: 0.565
TSL
T: -3.007, S: 0.058, L: 0.565
CMYK
cyan: 23% (0.231), magenta: 24% (0.236), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 28.489, Y: 27.418, Z: 48.038
xyY
x: 0.274, y: 0.264, Y: 27.418
CIELab
L: 59.359, a: 9.797, b: -22.326
CIELuv
L: 59.359, u: -2.055, v: -35.272
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.359, C: 24.381, H: 293.692
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.359, C: 35.332, H: 266.665
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.362, a: 5.486, b: -17.741
CIECAM02
J: 49.252, C: 27.975, h: 277.430, Q: 138.269, M: 24.464, s: 42.063, H: 320.571
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.214, jaune: -3.984, green: -0.441
LMS
L: 24.854, M: 26.789, S: 47.699
YCbCr
Y: 139.872, Cb: 146.729, Cr: 125.386
YCgCo
Y: 150.000, Cg: -11.000, Co: 24.500
YDbDr
Y: 144.201, Db: 56.869, Dr: 7.998
YPbPr
Y: 142.309, Pb: 21.385, Pr: -1.478
xvYCC
Y: 138.218, Cb: 146.785, Cr: 126.702
YIQ
Y: 144.201, I: -13.219, Q: 13.590
YUV
Y: 144.201, U: 18.602, V: -3.685
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/8 ΔE = 4.541
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 7.987

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