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#8c97bd Hex Color Code

#8c97bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8c97bd is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8c97bd is comprised of 54.9% red, 59.22% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #8c97bd has a hue of 227° (degrees), 27% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.35 nm.

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#8c97bd linear gradient to complementary #b5b194

  1. #8c97bd
  2. #949bb6
  3. #9c9fb0
  4. #a3a4a9
  5. #a9a8a2
  6. #afad9b
  7. #b5b194

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6f7b9f
  2. #7984a9
  3. #828db3
  4. #8c97bd
  5. #96a1c7
  6. #a0aad1
  7. #aab4dc

Tones

  1. #8c97bd
  2. #9199b9
  3. #959cb5
  4. #999eb1
  5. #9da0ad
  6. #a1a3a9
  7. #a5a5a5

Tints and Shades

#8c97bd to white

  1. #8c97bd
  2. #9fa8c8
  3. #b2b8d3
  4. #c5cade
  5. #d8dbe9
  6. #ecedf4
  7. #ffffff

#8c97bd to black

  1. #8c97bd
  2. #737c9b
  3. #5c627a
  4. #45495a
  5. #2f323d
  6. #1b1c21
  7. #000000

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  1. CIL

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 0.971 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Boho Chic
      #8f92b7
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2354
      #9098bc
      ΔE = 1.003 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. 70 4 260 / Lazur 15
      #8890b4
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ Martian Skies 6
      #8998bc
      ΔE = 1.293 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Plush Velvet 6
      #969bbd
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  4. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Purple Lisianthus / 39C-5
      #8894bc
      ΔE = 1.295 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. ★ Tremezzo / 39B-5
      #8c93b7
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 104-12 C
      #8794bd
      ΔE = 1.501 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. ★ P 106-12 U
      #8696bb
      ΔE = 1.542 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d4
      #8a94b6
      ΔE = 1.642 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. 37-c1
      #8999c9
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  7. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7200 - Royal Glimmer
      #8d93b8
      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.12.18
      #8a97b8
      ΔE = 1.719 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. 54.15.15
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  9. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Enchanted Evening
      #8798c3
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. ★ Aster
      #8d9bbc
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  11. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4249 Pure Orchid 90BB 36/188
      #9195b8
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Basin Street Blue 70BB 33/202
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  13. Glidden

    1. ★ Exquisite Blue Grey / 50BB 33/164
      #8f99b9
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  14. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3030-R60B
      #8f93b8
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3030-R70B
      #8496ba
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  15. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Regal Haze 29-10
      #8c92b5
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  16. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  17. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6118
      #8798ba
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 6316
      #8193c0
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  18. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  19. Taubmans

    1. Lavender Finesse / T08 25-3
      #869abf
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Fresh Lavender / T10 37E-2
      #9193b2
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  20. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  21. KILZ

    1. Violet Velvet / B731
      #8e92ba
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  22. Devoe Paint

    1. Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  23. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  24. Dulux Australia

    1. Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Sapphire Blue / G85
      #8597b8
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  25. Olympic

    1. Fresh Lavender B45-4
      #8a93b2
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  26. Tollens

    1. T2095-1
      #9092b6
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  27. Vista Paint

    1. King's Court
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  28. Scib Paints

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  29. Berger

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  30. Bristol

    1. Blue Hyacinth / P107-C4
      #8198c1
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  31. Behr

    1. 8502 French Violet
      #8a9dc1
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. 610B-4 Intuitive
      #8890ba
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  32. Disney

    1. TSE3-1 Wendy Darling
      #899dc7
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  33. Earthpaint

    1. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #8c90b7
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  34. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #959ec0
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 34.6%

#8c97bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c97bd foreground

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #8c97bd">…</p>

#8c97bd background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #8c97bd">…</p>

#8c97bd shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8c97bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9213885
Binary
10001100, 10010111, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#8c97bd
LRV
≈ 31.4%
Closest short hex
#89b ΔE = 2.236
RGB
rgb(140, 151, 189)
RGBA
rgba(140, 151, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.292, g: 0.315, b: 0.394
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.584%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7563331 / 0xff8c97bd
HSL
hsl(227, 27%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 27%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.531), saturation: 26% (0.259), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 226.531, saturation: 25.926%, perceived brightness: 59.882%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.772, S: 34.544, L: 62.829
Cubehelix
H: -135.154, S: 0.317, L: 0.596
TSL
T: -2.382, S: 0.061, L: 0.596
CMYK
cyan: 26% (0.259), magenta: 20% (0.201), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 31.065, Y: 31.382, Z: 52.555
xyY
x: 0.270, y: 0.273, Y: 31.382
CIELab
L: 62.829, a: 4.634, b: -20.973
CIELuv
L: 62.829, u: -7.689, v: -32.711
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.829, C: 21.479, H: 282.459
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.829, C: 33.603, H: 256.772
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.020, a: 0.950, b: -16.409
CIECAM02
J: 52.814, C: 27.130, h: 264.186, Q: 143.180, M: 23.725, s: 40.706, H: 313.289
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.193, jaune: -3.695, green: 0.362
LMS
L: 27.711, M: 31.734, S: 52.202
YCbCr
Y: 146.606, Cb: 146.310, Cr: 120.473
YCgCo
Y: 157.750, Cg: -6.750, Co: 22.750
YDbDr
Y: 152.043, Db: 55.604, Dr: 22.909
YPbPr
Y: 151.393, Pb: 20.265, Pr: -7.248
xvYCC
Y: 146.020, Cb: 145.801, Cr: 121.633
YIQ
Y: 152.043, I: -18.761, Q: 9.497
YUV
Y: 152.043, U: 18.188, V: -10.565
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 1.977
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 9.545

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