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#8c97d1 Hex Color Code

#8c97d1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8c97d1 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8c97d1 is comprised of 54.9% red, 59.22% green and 81.96% blue. In the HSL color space #8c97d1 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 43% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.12 nm.

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#8c97d1 linear gradient to complementary #c1c29b

  1. #8c97d1
  2. #979ec8
  3. #a1a5c0
  4. #aaacb7
  5. #b2b3ae
  6. #babba4
  7. #c1c29b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6e7ab2
  2. #7884bc
  3. #828dc7
  4. #8c97d1
  5. #96a1db
  6. #a0abe6
  7. #aab5f1

Tones

  1. #8c97d1
  2. #939bcb
  3. #999fc6
  4. #9fa3c0
  5. #a5a7bb
  6. #aaabb5
  7. #afafaf

Tints and Shades

#8c97d1 to white

  1. #8c97d1
  2. #a0a8d9
  3. #b3b8e0
  4. #c6cae8
  5. #d9dbf0
  6. #ecedf7
  7. #ffffff

#8c97d1 to black

  1. #8c97d1
  2. #737cab
  3. #5c6286
  4. #454963
  5. #303242
  6. #1b1c24
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3558 U
      #8e94cd
      ΔE = 1.319 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. ★ 16-3925 TPG
      #9199cc
      ΔE = 1.773 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 1.375 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. ★ Blue Phlox / 58BB 33/270
      #8797cc
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 1.375 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Romanesque Grape 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 1.426 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Shallow Sea B6-D2-2
      #9098cc
      ΔE = 1.451 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. ★ Ice Land B5-D2-2
      #8898cc
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Mystic Iris / 146-5
      #8496d2
      ΔE = 1.567 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Romanesque Grape / 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  7. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. ★ 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  8. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Mood Mode / 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. ★ Bailey Bells / 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  9. Duron

    1. ★ Dahlia
      #9194cb
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 77 10 264 / Saphir 85
      #909cd8
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. ★ 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  11. Berger

    1. ★ Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 1.966 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. ★ Adora / 7207
      #9092cb
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  12. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 1.966 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. ★ Adora / 7207
      #9092cb
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Florette
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 1.966 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. ★ Adora
      #9092cb
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6269
      #8592ca
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. 6268
      #879bd1
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  16. Coronado Paint

    1. 7207 - Adora
      #8693c7
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  17. Little Greene

    1. Jean
      #8492d4
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  18. Crown Paint

    1. 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  19. Sikkens

    1. V0.25.55
      #8292c9
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  20. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c1
      #8999c9
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  21. Crayola

    1. Blue Bell
      #9999cc
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  22. Kelly-Moore

    1. Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. Liverpool Sea Holly R157C
      #8e94c2
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 30.8%

#8c97d1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c97d1 foreground

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="color: #8c97d1">…</p>

#8c97d1 background

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John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #8c97d1">…</p>

#8c97d1 shadow

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8c97d1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9213905
Binary
10001100, 10010111, 11010001
Hexadecimal
#8c97d1
LRV
≈ 32.3%
Closest short hex
#89d ΔE = 2.227
RGB
rgb(140, 151, 209)
RGBA
rgba(140, 151, 209, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.280, g: 0.302, b: 0.418
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.586%, blue: 0.820%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7563311 / 0xff8c97d1
HSL
hsl(230, 43%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 43%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.435), saturation: 33% (0.330), value: 82% (0.820)
HSP
hue: 230.435, saturation: 33.014%, perceived brightness: 61.036%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.209, S: 53.330, L: 63.599
Cubehelix
H: -131.330, S: 0.466, L: 0.604
TSL
T: -2.552, S: 0.083, L: 0.605
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.330), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 18% (0.180)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 18% (0.180)
XYZ
X: 33.387, Y: 32.311, Z: 64.787
xyY
x: 0.256, y: 0.248, Y: 32.311
CIELab
L: 63.599, a: 9.691, b: -30.978
CIELuv
L: 63.599, u: -8.582, v: -49.729
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.599, C: 32.459, H: 287.372
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.599, C: 50.464, H: 260.209
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.843, a: 5.369, b: -27.786
CIECAM02
J: 53.597, C: 37.129, h: 268.014, Q: 144.238, M: 32.468, s: 47.445, H: 315.344
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.250, jaune: -5.470, green: 0.151
LMS
L: 27.826, M: 31.752, S: 64.251
YCbCr
Y: 148.566, Cb: 155.090, Cr: 119.053
YCgCo
Y: 162.750, Cg: -11.750, Co: 17.750
YDbDr
Y: 154.323, Db: 82.264, Dr: 27.249
YPbPr
Y: 152.833, Pb: 30.265, Pr: -8.168
xvYCC
Y: 147.257, Cb: 154.586, Cr: 120.825
YIQ
Y: 154.323, I: -25.186, Q: 15.720
YUV
Y: 154.323, U: 26.908, V: -12.566
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 2.272
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.024

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