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#8c979f Hex Color Code

#8c979f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8c979f is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #8c979f is comprised of 54.9% red, 59.22% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #8c979f has a hue of 205° (degrees), 9% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.46 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #707b83
  2. #79848c
  3. #838e95
  4. #8c979f
  5. #95a1a9
  6. #9faab2
  7. #a9b4bc

Tints and Shades

#8c979f to white

  1. #8c979f
  2. #9ea8ae
  3. #b1b9be
  4. #c4cace
  5. #d7dbde
  6. #ebedee
  7. #ffffff

#8c979f to black

  1. #8c979f
  2. #737c83
  3. #5b6267
  4. #45494d
  5. #2f3234
  6. #1b1c1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Aerobus / GR18
      #8d98a1
      ΔE = 0.628 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. ★ Water Worn / GR21
      #91979d
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Gray
      #8a97a0
      ΔE = 0.714 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Cascade Gray
      #849297
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  3. Jotun

    1. ★ 4153 / Blåmann
      #89959d
      ΔE = 0.895 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. 4710 / Duggblå
      #909799
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  4. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Steel 28-22
      #8b97a1
      ΔE = 0.945 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. ★ Randolph Blue-Gray CW616
      #8897a0
      ΔE = 1.256 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  5. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1725
      #8c959c
      ΔE = 0.953 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  6. Tikkurila

    1. ★ N500 / Agate
      #8e969e
      ΔE = 0.968 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. ★ 614X
      #91959c
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  7. Colortrend

    1. ★ Rain
      #9099a1
      ΔE = 1.112 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 0505
      #8f9da8
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Wickett
      #8c989e
      ΔE = 1.113 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. ★ Crayola Gray
      #8b929a
      ΔE = 2.052 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  9. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8256 - Madison Grey
      #90989f
      ΔE = 1.139 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. ★ 8265 - Brookview
      #88989f
      ΔE = 1.699 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Silver
      #8a949e
      ΔE = 1.474 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. Urban Gray
      #92969a
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  11. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4102 Shadow Play 90BG 35/068
      #8b9aa2
      ΔE = 1.487 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. ★ Heritage Home 70BG 34/055
      #8a989d
      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  12. General Paint

    1. ★ Gravel / CL 3144M
      #909ba3
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. ★ Gotham / CL 3154M
      #919ba0
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  13. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Canadian Lake / 718
      #8f9aa4
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. ★ Hamilton Blue / 653
      #8a99a4
      ΔE = 1.771 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  14. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6340 - Canadian Lake
      #8f9aa4
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. ★ DE 6333 - Founder's Blue
      #8a99a4
      ΔE = 1.771 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 429 U
      #91999f
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 7544
      #8a9199
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Pachyderm / PPG1039-4
      #8f989d
      ΔE = 1.534 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. Lost At Sea / PPG1040-5
      #8d9ca7
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  17. Humbrol

    1. ★ 167 Raf Barley Grey
      #8f989d
      ΔE = 1.534 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. 165 Medium Sea Grey
      #969da3
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  18. Ford

    1. ★ Bright Silver
      #89939a
      ΔE = 1.564 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. ★ Nimbus
      #8d98a4
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  19. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Peau d'éléphant
      #9299a0
      ΔE = 1.645 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. ★ Melville
      #919ba4
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Gray Knight / NP N 2001 T
      #86949d
      ΔE = 1.651 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. Gray Gait / NP N 2008 T
      #8c9da4
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  21. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.06.18
      #8e99a4
      ΔE = 1.651 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. ★ 66.06.18
      #8a9aa4
      ΔE = 1.823 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  22. Dulux

    1. ★ Mineral Haze 1
      #90969c
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. ★ Steel Symphony 2
      #84939c
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  23. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3010-B
      #8d9ba2
      ΔE = 1.698 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. ★ S 3010-R90B
      #8f98a4
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  24. AMC

    1. ★ Quicksilver
      #8a9399
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. ★ Sceptre Silver
      #91979b
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  25. Tollens

    1. ★ TF255-3
      #8f959e
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. TF256-2
      #959ca1
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  26. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Blue Gravel
      #9197a0
      ΔE = 1.812 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  27. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4010-R90B
      #8a9aa4
      ΔE = 1.823 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / FS078
      #919ba7
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  28. CIL

    1. ★ Chiseled Grey
      #92989e
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Gentry Blue
      #859298
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  29. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Megan's Bay / KM896-D
      #8c9ba5
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Mirador / KM3797-2
      #839099
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  30. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 4212T Granite Rock
      #8c9399
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. 4222T Liberty Gray
      #8c9296
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  31. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS932
      #8a9299
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. CAS916
      #879297
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  32. Glidden

    1. ★ Smoke Grey / 90BG 30/073
      #8995a1
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. Lost At Sea / PPG1040-5
      #8d9ca7
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  33. Berger

    1. ★ Brookview / 8265
      #8e9ca6
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Madison Grey / 8256
      #959da5
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  34. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Brookview / 8265
      #8e9ca6
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Madison Grey / 8256
      #959da5
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  35. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Brookview
      #8e9ca6
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Madison Grey
      #959da5
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  36. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Steely Gray - 7664
      #90979b
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Cadet - 9143
      #91999c
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  37. Flügger

    1. ★ Blå Fjord (U-571)
      #91989c
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  38. Levis

    1. ★ Atl Ombre E8
      #84939c
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  39. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Sweatshirt Gray / 2126-40
      #939a9f
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Chiswell Blue / CW-660
      #82939c
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  40. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Prairie Blue R202C
      #889aa2
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. ★ Evening Eclipse
      #949ba3
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  41. Behr

    1. ★ 818 Silver Spur
      #8f9a9e
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Chinchilla 38G1
      #8a9197
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  42. Taubmans

    1. ★ Gravel Path / T12 41.E11
      #8d939d
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. Iron Gate / T170-5
      #8f979a
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  43. Bristol

    1. ★ Gravel Path / P231-N5
      #8d939d
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  44. Sikkens

    1. U0.05.55
      #9196a0
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. S0.05.55
      #8f9699
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  45. Earthpaint

    1. 5-37-4 Silver Lining
      #8a9297
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  46. Caparol

    1. 704Neu
      #90949c
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. 70 2 200 / Verona 5
      #909ca8
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  47. Olympic

    1. Drawbridge D52-4
      #8697a3
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. Quicksilver D51-4
      #929fa7
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  48. Audi

    1. Smoke Blue / L51Z
      #8d979a
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Alabastergrau Metallic / 8F
      #8a9195
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  49. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35237
      #879297
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. Federal Standard 17200
      #919699
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  50. Clark+Kensington

    1. Fairytale Castle / KIDCC-13
      #8d9da7
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  51. Volkswagen

    1. Silver
      #959ca4
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  52. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5393
      #88999e
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  53. Porter Paints

    1. Steeple Gray / 555-5
      #8e9598
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  54. Little Greene

    1. James
      #8597a3
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  55. Diamond Vogel

    1. In Good Taste / 0505
      #8f9da8
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Overcast Day / 0512
      #959da5
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  56. KILZ

    1. Shark / G791
      #92959d
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  57. Resene

    1. Clouded Blue B67-010-230
      #899296
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. Half Regent Grey B68-010-237
      #939da1
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  58. Devoe Paint

    1. Smoke Grey / 90BG 30/073
      #899598
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 29.1%

#8c979f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c979f foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #8c979f">…</p>

#8c979f background

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="background-color: #8c979f">…</p>

#8c979f shadow

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8c979f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9213855
Binary
10001100, 10010111, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#8c979f
LRV
≈ 30.2%
Closest short hex
#89a ΔE = 3.702
RGB
rgb(140, 151, 159)
RGBA
rgba(140, 151, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.311, g: 0.336, b: 0.353
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.576%, blue: 0.624%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7563361 / 0xff8c979f
HSL
hsl(205, 9%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 9%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (205.263), saturation: 12% (0.119), value: 62% (0.624)
HSP
hue: 205.263, saturation: 11.950%, perceived brightness: 58.333%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 230.402, S: 14.980, L: 61.836
Cubehelix
H: -159.621, S: 0.111, L: 0.583
TSL
T: -2.061, S: 0.030, L: 0.583
CMYK
cyan: 12% (0.119), magenta: 5% (0.050), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.376)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 28.138, Y: 30.211, Z: 37.143
xyY
x: 0.295, y: 0.316, Y: 30.211
CIELab
L: 61.836, a: -2.261, b: -5.545
CIELuv
L: 61.836, u: -6.393, v: -7.728
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.836, C: 5.988, H: 247.814
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.836, C: 10.030, H: 230.402
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.965, a: -4.808, b: -1.590
CIECAM02
J: 51.789, C: 11.050, h: 233.698, Q: 141.785, M: 9.663, s: 26.106, H: 295.604
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.105, jaune: -1.028, green: 0.782
LMS
L: 27.567, M: 31.712, S: 37.022
YCbCr
Y: 143.666, Cb: 133.140, Cr: 122.603
YCgCo
Y: 150.250, Cg: 0.750, Co: 30.250
YDbDr
Y: 148.623, Db: 15.614, Dr: 16.399
YPbPr
Y: 149.233, Pb: 5.265, Pr: -5.868
xvYCC
Y: 144.165, Cb: 132.625, Cr: 122.845
YIQ
Y: 148.623, I: -9.123, Q: 0.163
YUV
Y: 148.623, U: 5.108, V: -7.565
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/2 ΔE = 0.937
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 6.146

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