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#8c9ab8 Hex Color Code

#8c9ab8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8c9ab8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8c9ab8 is comprised of 54.9% red, 60.39% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #8c9ab8 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 24% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.41 nm.

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#8c9ab8 linear gradient to complementary #b3ab91

  1. #8c9ab8
  2. #949db2
  3. #9ba0ab
  4. #a1a2a5
  5. #a8a59e
  6. #ada898
  7. #b3ab91

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6f7d9a
  2. #7987a4
  3. #8290ae
  4. #8c9ab8
  5. #96a4c2
  6. #a0aecc
  7. #aab8d7

Tints and Shades

#8c9ab8 to white

  1. #8c9ab8
  2. #9faac4
  3. #b2bbcf
  4. #c5cbdb
  5. #d8dce7
  6. #ebeef3
  7. #ffffff

#8c9ab8 to black

  1. #8c9ab8
  2. #737f97
  3. #5c6477
  4. #454b58
  5. #2f333b
  6. #1b1d20
  7. #000000

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  1. CIL

    1. ★ Bangor Blue
      #8b9ab6
      ΔE = 0.799 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  2. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 2106
      #8c98b4
      ΔE = 0.986 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  3. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.12.18
      #899bbb
      ΔE = 1.060 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 60.12.18
      #839dbc
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Aster
      #8d9bbc
      ΔE = 1.094 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Wild Blue Yonder R169C
      #8e96b7
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 72 4 246 / Lago 25
      #909cb8
      ΔE = 1.117 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 2608-R96B
      #8098b8
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 16-4019 TCX
      #899bb8
      ΔE = 1.191 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. ★ P 108-3 C
      #8896b2
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Kings Court / 7224
      #8b9bb6
      ΔE = 1.285 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #959ec0
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  8. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Geneva Blue 28-8
      #8e9bb5
      ΔE = 1.334 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 33/202
      #8d9abc
      ΔE = 1.430 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. ★ 50BB 33/164
      #8a9bb5
      ΔE = 1.768 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  10. Albany Paint

    1. ★ French Blue
      #8d9cb6
      ΔE = 1.563 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6118
      #8798ba
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 6357
      #959ebd
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  12. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 1.605 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Bangor Blue / 50BB 33/164
      #8d9ab0
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-e4
      #8797b9
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. 37-d3
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  14. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Sapphire Blue / G85
      #8597b8
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  15. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-39-4 Violet Illusion
      #8f9bb3
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. 4-40-4 Far Away
      #959eb5
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  16. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 5194T Purple Haze
      #92a0ba
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Adriatic
      #8a9eba
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  18. Behr

    1. ★ 8502 French Violet
      #8a9dc1
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. 620D-4 Veranda Iris
      #989eba
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  19. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.15.55
      #8497b3
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. U2.16.60
      #91a2c2
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  20. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Purple A40
      #8599b4
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  21. Colortrend

    1. 0589
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Swell
      #8595af
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  22. Diamond Vogel

    1. Celestial Horizon / 0589
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  23. Mylands of London

    1. Wedgewood
      #879ebe
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  24. Taubmans

    1. Lavender Finesse / T08 25-3
      #869abf
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. October Sky / T60-6
      #7f97b7
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Moon / KM3085-2
      #969db9
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  26. General Paint

    1. Nova / CL 2374D
      #8295b5
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. Steel Blue / 823
      #889fc0
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. Blue Pearl / 1433
      #94a1be
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  28. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R70B
      #8496ba
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  29. ICI Paints

    1. Poetic Blue 70BB 39/181
      #94a0c0
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 4198 Bangor Blue 50BB 33/164
      #8395b0
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  30. Tollens

    1. T2008-3
      #92a1bd
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  31. Martha Stewart Living

    1. June Iris B10
      #8b9db5
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  32. Olympic

    1. Fresh Lavender B45-4
      #8a93b2
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  33. Disney

    1. P5-2 Eeyore's Blues
      #879eba
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  34. Ford

    1. Gray
      #8393b2
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-42 Pale Purple
      #979dbc
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  36. Asian Paints

    1. Clear Morning / 9144
      #8ba1c1
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  37. Dutch Boy

    1. Pale Plum
      #96a0c0
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  38. Peintures MF

    1. Sommet de montagne
      #91a2bf
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  39. California Paints

    1. DE 5927 - Charcoal Dust
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  40. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Charcoal Dust / 768
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  41. Nippon Paint

    1. Cottage Blue / NP PB 1511 T
      #869eba
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 33.1%

#8c9ab8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c9ab8 foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #8c9ab8">…</p>

#8c9ab8 background

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

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #8c9ab8">…</p>

#8c9ab8 shadow

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8c9ab8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9214648
Binary
10001100, 10011010, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#8c9ab8
LRV
≈ 32.1%
Closest short hex
#89b ΔE = 1.351
RGB
rgb(140, 154, 184)
RGBA
rgba(140, 154, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.293, g: 0.322, b: 0.385
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.591%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7562568 / 0xff8c9ab8
HSL
hsl(221, 24%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 24%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.909), saturation: 24% (0.239), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 220.909, saturation: 23.913%, perceived brightness: 60.297%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.512, S: 28.491, L: 63.464
Cubehelix
H: -141.097, S: 0.274, L: 0.600
TSL
T: -2.140, S: 0.056, L: 0.601
CMYK
cyan: 24% (0.239), magenta: 16% (0.163), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 31.020, Y: 32.147, Z: 49.909
xyY
x: 0.274, y: 0.284, Y: 32.147
CIELab
L: 63.464, a: 1.732, b: -17.200
CIELuv
L: 63.464, u: -8.806, v: -26.336
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.464, C: 17.287, H: 275.752
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.464, C: 27.769, H: 251.512
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.698, a: -1.561, b: -12.502
CIECAM02
J: 53.481, C: 23.560, h: 257.654, Q: 144.083, M: 20.603, s: 37.814, H: 309.872
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.169, jaune: -3.023, green: 0.641
LMS
L: 28.437, M: 33.047, S: 49.610
YCbCr
Y: 147.628, Cb: 143.242, Cr: 119.724
YCgCo
Y: 158.000, Cg: -4.000, Co: 24.000
YDbDr
Y: 153.234, Db: 46.290, Dr: 25.172
YPbPr
Y: 153.178, Pb: 16.610, Pr: -8.380
xvYCC
Y: 147.553, Cb: 142.591, Cr: 120.639
YIQ
Y: 153.234, I: -17.978, Q: 6.374
YUV
Y: 153.234, U: 15.141, V: -11.610
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 2.457
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 10.009

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