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#8c97e3 Hex Color Code

#8c97e3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8c97e3 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8c97e3 is comprised of 54.9% red, 59.22% green and 89.02% blue. In the HSL color space #8c97e3 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 61% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.64 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#8c97e3 linear gradient to complementary #cacfa0

  1. #8c97e3
  2. #9aa0d8
  3. #a6a9ce
  4. #b0b2c3
  5. #babcb7
  6. #c2c5ac
  7. #cacfa0

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6d7ac3
  2. #7784ce
  3. #828dd8
  4. #8c97e3
  5. #96a1ee
  6. #a1abf9
  7. #abb5ff

Tones

  1. #8c97e3
  2. #959cdc
  3. #9da2d5
  4. #a5a7ce
  5. #acadc7
  6. #b2b2bf
  7. #b8b8b8

Tints and Shades

#8c97e3 to white

  1. #8c97e3
  2. #a1a8e8
  3. #b4b8ed
  4. #c7caf2
  5. #dadbf6
  6. #ededfb
  7. #ffffff

#8c97e3 to black

  1. #8c97e3
  2. #747cb9
  3. #5c6291
  4. #46496b
  5. #303247
  6. #1c1c26
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Bellaggio Blue B6-B2-1
      #8898ec
      ΔE = 1.614 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/07
      #8098e8
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. 43/07 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/07
      #7c94e4
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7452 C
      #8194dd
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  4. Resene

    1. Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 32.9%

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#8c97e3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c97e3 foreground

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="color: #8c97e3">…</p>

#8c97e3 background

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #8c97e3">…</p>

#8c97e3 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 #8c97e3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9213923
Binary
10001100, 10010111, 11100011
Hexadecimal
#8c97e3
LRV
≈ 33.3%
Closest short hex
#89e ΔE = 1.806
RGB
rgb(140, 151, 227)
RGBA
rgba(140, 151, 227, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.270, g: 0.292, b: 0.438
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.587%, blue: 0.890%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7563293 / 0xff8c97e3
HSL
hsl(232, 61%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 61%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (232.414), saturation: 38% (0.383), value: 89% (0.890)
HSP
hue: 232.414, saturation: 38.326%, perceived brightness: 62.153%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.781, S: 71.018, L: 64.365
Cubehelix
H: -129.491, S: 0.602, L: 0.612
TSL
T: -2.637, S: 0.102, L: 0.613
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.383), magenta: 33% (0.335), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.110)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 11% (0.110)
XYZ
X: 35.743, Y: 33.253, Z: 77.193
xyY
x: 0.244, y: 0.227, Y: 33.253
CIELab
L: 64.365, a: 14.497, b: -39.774
CIELuv
L: 64.365, u: -9.390, v: -65.011
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.365, C: 42.334, H: 290.027
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.365, C: 65.686, H: 261.781
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.666, a: 9.725, b: -39.002
CIECAM02
J: 54.370, C: 45.407, h: 269.427, Q: 145.275, M: 39.707, s: 52.281, H: 316.112
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.299, jaune: -7.053, green: 0.012
LMS
L: 27.942, M: 31.770, S: 76.471
YCbCr
Y: 150.330, Cb: 162.992, Cr: 117.775
YCgCo
Y: 167.250, Cg: -16.250, Co: 13.250
YDbDr
Y: 156.375, Db: 106.258, Dr: 31.155
YPbPr
Y: 154.129, Pb: 39.265, Pr: -8.996
xvYCC
Y: 148.370, Cb: 162.492, Cr: 120.098
YIQ
Y: 156.375, I: -30.969, Q: 21.320
YUV
Y: 156.375, U: 34.756, V: -14.366
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.604
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 7.738

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