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#8c8ec2 Hex Color Code

#8c8ec2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8c8ec2 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8c8ec2 is comprised of 54.9% red, 55.69% green and 76.08% blue. In the HSL color space #8c8ec2 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 31% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.76 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#8c8ec2 linear gradient to complementary #b5ba94

  1. #8c8ec2
  2. #9495bb
  3. #9c9cb3
  4. #a3a4ac
  5. #aaaba4
  6. #b0b29c
  7. #b5ba94

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7073a5
  2. #797caf
  3. #8385b8
  4. #8c8ec2
  5. #9597cc
  6. #9fa1d6
  7. #a9aae0

Tones

  1. #8c8ec2
  2. #9192be
  3. #9696b9
  4. #9b9ab5
  5. #9f9fb0
  6. #a3a3ac
  7. #a7a7a7

Tints and Shades

#8c8ec2 to white

  1. #8c8ec2
  2. #9fa0cc
  3. #b2b2d6
  4. #c5c5e0
  5. #d9d8eb
  6. #ecebf5
  7. #ffffff

#8c8ec2 to black

  1. #8c8ec2
  2. #73759f
  3. #5c5d7d
  4. #45455c
  5. #2f303e
  6. #1b1b22
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lavender Dream / T57-6
      #8c8fc4
      ΔE = 0.458 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. Frosted Grape / T12 37.G1
      #828ac4
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7446 CP
      #918fc2
      ΔE = 1.133 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. ★ P 102-11 C
      #8e8db8
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Downy Dew B7-E2-2
      #8c8cbc
      ΔE = 1.265 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. ★ Broken Shell B6-E2-2
      #888cbc
      ΔE = 1.538 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-R70B
      #8e91c2
      ΔE = 1.266 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  5. Beckers

    1. ★ Dyning 767 / 3021-R92B
      #918dbe
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  6. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Cailloux de lune
      #8c8fbd
      ΔE = 1.526 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Frédéricton
      #8f8ab8
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  7. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Paris Escape / 40D-3
      #8e8dbb
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  8. Sikkens

    1. ★ V6.20.55
      #918ebd
      ΔE = 1.620 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. ★ V4.25.55
      #8e8fca
      ΔE = 1.873 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Rich Expression / NP PB 1479 T
      #878fc0
      ΔE = 1.668 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 2253
      #908cbc
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. ★ 70 5 280 / Lavendel 10
      #9490c0
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  11. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4261 Frill 05RB 34/258
      #928fbe
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10453
      #858bbe
      ΔE = 1.759 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. CF10465
      #9492bf
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  13. KILZ

    1. ★ Lavender Glow / B782
      #8e92c1
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Adora / 7207
      #9092cb
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Adora
      #9092cb
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Florette
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  16. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Adora / 7207
      #9092cb
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Kissin' Cousins
      #8e8bc6
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  18. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Bailey Bells / 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Mood Mode / 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  19. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  20. Duron

    1. Dahlia
      #9194cb
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  21. Tollens

    1. T2097-3
      #928bba
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6269
      #8592ca
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. Liverpool Sea Holly R157C
      #8e94c2
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Fresh Periwinkle
      #7f8cc5
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  24. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d
      #818fc7
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. 7207 - Adora
      #8693c7
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  26. Glidden

    1. Dewy Iris / 90BB 31/208
      #9490ba
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  27. Behr

    1. 630B-5 Majestic Violet
      #9793c1
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 31.3%

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#8c8ec2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c8ec2 foreground

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="color: #8c8ec2">…</p>

#8c8ec2 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: #8c8ec2">…</p>

#8c8ec2 shadow

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8c8ec2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9211586
Binary
10001100, 10001110, 11000010
Hexadecimal
#8c8ec2
LRV
≈ 28.8%
Closest short hex
#88b ΔE = 2.232
RGB
rgb(140, 142, 194)
RGBA
rgba(140, 142, 194, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.294, g: 0.298, b: 0.408
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.557%, blue: 0.761%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7565630 / 0xff8c8ec2
HSL
hsl(238, 31%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 31%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.778), saturation: 28% (0.278), value: 76% (0.761)
HSP
hue: 237.778, saturation: 27.835%, perceived brightness: 58.149%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.634, S: 42.900, L: 60.619
Cubehelix
H: -124.842, S: 0.383, L: 0.577
TSL
T: -2.862, S: 0.071, L: 0.578
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 27% (0.268), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.239)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 24% (0.239)
XYZ
X: 30.223, Y: 28.816, Z: 54.998
xyY
x: 0.265, y: 0.253, Y: 28.816
CIELab
L: 60.619, a: 11.022, b: -27.178
CIELuv
L: 60.619, u: -4.072, v: -43.352
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.619, C: 29.328, H: 292.075
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.619, C: 43.543, H: 264.634
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.680, a: 6.559, b: -23.169
CIECAM02
J: 50.522, C: 32.998, h: 274.517, Q: 140.039, M: 28.856, s: 45.393, H: 318.927
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.239, jaune: -4.831, green: -0.343
LMS
L: 25.595, M: 27.985, S: 54.568
YCbCr
Y: 142.560, Cb: 151.124, Cr: 123.430
YCgCo
Y: 154.500, Cg: -12.500, Co: 21.500
YDbDr
Y: 147.330, Db: 70.216, Dr: 13.950
YPbPr
Y: 145.318, Pb: 26.230, Pr: -3.392
xvYCC
Y: 140.803, Cb: 151.041, Cr: 125.020
YIQ
Y: 147.330, I: -17.897, Q: 15.756
YUV
Y: 147.330, U: 22.968, V: -6.431
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/8 ΔE = 3.019
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 7.158

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