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#8c99c0 Hex Color Code

#8c99c0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8c99c0 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8c99c0 is comprised of 54.9% red, 60% green and 75.29% blue. In the HSL color space #8c99c0 has a hue of 225° (degrees), 29% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.1 nm.

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#8c99c0 linear gradient to complementary #b7b395

  1. #8c99c0
  2. #959db9
  3. #9ca1b2
  4. #a4a6ab
  5. #abaaa4
  6. #b1af9c
  7. #b7b395

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6f7ca2
  2. #7986ac
  3. #828fb6
  4. #8c99c0
  5. #96a3ca
  6. #a0add5
  7. #aab7df

Tones

  1. #8c99c0
  2. #919bbc
  3. #969db7
  4. #9a9fb3
  5. #9ea2af
  6. #a2a4aa
  7. #a6a6a6

Tints and Shades

#8c99c0 to white

  1. #8c99c0
  2. #9fa9ca
  3. #b2bad5
  4. #c5cbdf
  5. #d8dcea
  6. #ecedf4
  7. #ffffff

#8c99c0 to black

  1. #8c99c0
  2. #737e9d
  3. #5c637b
  4. #454a5c
  5. #2f333d
  6. #1b1d21
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. CIL

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 1.002 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ Martian Skies 6
      #8998bc
      ΔE = 1.279 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Plush Velvet 6
      #969bbd
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 2354
      #9098bc
      ΔE = 1.339 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. 2321
      #94a0c4
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 16-3920 TCX
      #8c9cc1
      ΔE = 1.383 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. ★ P 106-12 U
      #8696bb
      ΔE = 1.754 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Enchanted Evening
      #8798c3
      ΔE = 1.399 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. ★ Aster
      #8d9bbc
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  6. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  7. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  8. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 1.724 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  9. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Purple Lisianthus / 39C-5
      #8894bc
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Tremezzo / 39B-5
      #8c93b7
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lavender Finesse / T08 25-3
      #869abf
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. ★ Blue Heron / T10 38B-2
      #8297c2
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  12. Disney

    1. ★ TSE3-1 Wendy Darling
      #899dc7
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  13. Glidden

    1. ★ Exquisite Blue Grey / 50BB 33/164
      #8f99b9
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. New World Blue / 30BB 33/187
      #869bbd
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  14. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.12.18
      #8a97b8
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. 54.15.15
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  15. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 2.059 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Sapphire Blue / G85
      #8597b8
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  16. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  17. Olympic

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6118
      #8798ba
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  19. Behr

    1. ★ 8502 French Violet
      #8a9dc1
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. 600B-4 Pageant Song
      #899ac9
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  20. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  21. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R70B
      #8496ba
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R60B
      #8f93b8
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  22. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-d4
      #8a94b6
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. 37-c1
      #8999c9
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  23. Bristol

    1. Blue Hyacinth / P107-C4
      #8198c1
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  24. Coronado Paint

    1. 7200 - Royal Glimmer
      #8d93b8
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  25. ICI Paints

    1. 4249 Pure Orchid 90BB 36/188
      #9195b8
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Basin Street Blue 70BB 33/202
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  26. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  27. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #959ec0
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  28. Plascon

    1. Frosted Edge B4-D2-2
      #849cc4
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  29. Devoe Paint

    1. Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  30. Nippon Paint

    1. Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Spring Crocus / NP PB 1497 T
      #8fa0cc
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  31. Resene

    1. Zephyr B68-045-263
      #809ac6
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  32. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Regal Haze 29-10
      #8c92b5
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 29.5%

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#8c99c0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c99c0 foreground

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

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #8c99c0">…</p>

#8c99c0 background

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #8c99c0">…</p>

#8c99c0 shadow

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8c99c0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9214400
Binary
10001100, 10011001, 11000000
Hexadecimal
#8c99c0
LRV
≈ 32.2%
Closest short hex
#89b ΔE = 2.135
RGB
rgb(140, 153, 192)
RGBA
rgba(140, 153, 192, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.289, g: 0.315, b: 0.396
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.590%, blue: 0.753%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7562816 / 0xff8c99c0
HSL
hsl(225, 29%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 29%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.000), saturation: 27% (0.271), value: 75% (0.753)
HSP
hue: 225.000, saturation: 27.083%, perceived brightness: 60.504%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.590, S: 36.387, L: 63.477
Cubehelix
H: -136.722, S: 0.334, L: 0.602
TSL
T: -2.315, S: 0.065, L: 0.602
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.271), magenta: 20% (0.203), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.247)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 25% (0.247)
XYZ
X: 31.718, Y: 32.163, Z: 54.396
xyY
x: 0.268, y: 0.272, Y: 32.163
CIELab
L: 63.477, a: 4.238, b: -21.666
CIELuv
L: 63.477, u: -8.690, v: -33.821
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.477, C: 22.077, H: 281.067
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.477, C: 34.920, H: 255.590
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.712, a: 0.586, b: -17.170
CIECAM02
J: 53.490, C: 28.025, h: 262.567, Q: 144.094, M: 24.508, s: 41.241, H: 312.432
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.195, jaune: -3.810, green: 0.470
LMS
L: 28.226, M: 32.611, S: 54.025
YCbCr
Y: 147.908, Cb: 147.045, Cr: 119.524
YCgCo
Y: 159.500, Cg: -6.500, Co: 22.000
YDbDr
Y: 153.559, Db: 57.837, Dr: 25.792
YPbPr
Y: 153.039, Pb: 20.995, Pr: -8.294
xvYCC
Y: 147.433, Cb: 146.443, Cr: 120.714
YIQ
Y: 153.559, I: -20.274, Q: 9.385
YUV
Y: 153.559, U: 18.918, V: -11.895
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 1.254
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 9.301

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