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#8c9bce Hex Color Code

#8c9bce Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8c9bce is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8c9bce is comprised of 54.9% red, 60.78% green and 80.78% blue. In the HSL color space #8c9bce has a hue of 226° (degrees), 40% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.11 nm.

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#8c9bce linear gradient to complementary #c0be9a

  1. #8c9bce
  2. #97a1c6
  3. #a0a6bd
  4. #a9acb5
  5. #b1b2ac
  6. #b9b8a3
  7. #c0be9a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6e7eaf
  2. #7887b9
  3. #8291c4
  4. #8c9bce
  5. #96a5d9
  6. #a0afe3
  7. #abb9ee

Tones

  1. #8c9bce
  2. #929ec9
  3. #98a1c3
  4. #9ea4be
  5. #a3a7b8
  6. #a8aab3
  7. #adadad

Tints and Shades

#8c9bce to white

  1. #8c9bce
  2. #a0abd6
  3. #b3bbde
  4. #c6cce7
  5. #d9ddef
  6. #eceef7
  7. #ffffff

#8c9bce to black

  1. #8c9bce
  2. #737fa8
  3. #5c6584
  4. #454b62
  5. #303341
  6. #1b1d23
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 0.494 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 0.781 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 0.976 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 75 7 264 / Saphir 55
      #989ccc
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  4. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 1.020 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. ★ Florette / 7215
      #899fcf
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Ice Land B5-D2-2
      #8898cc
      ΔE = 1.200 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. ★ Shallow Sea B6-D2-2
      #9098cc
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c1
      #8999c9
      ΔE = 1.251 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. ★ 37-c
      #8e9fd0
      ΔE = 1.526 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6028
      #869ad1
      ΔE = 1.354 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 6029
      #7e97cf
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-4 Pageant Song
      #899ac9
      ΔE = 1.390 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  9. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.18
      #859acb
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  10. Olympic

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 1.812 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  11. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  12. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 1.829 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Royal Regatta / KM3102-2
      #85a1d6
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  13. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. TSE3-1 Wendy Darling
      #899dc7
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  14. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  15. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Autumn Crocus 28-9
      #879fd1
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7453
      #829cd4
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. 15-3930 TPG
      #7e9cd3
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  17. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Spring Crocus / NP PB 1497 T
      #8fa0cc
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  18. Sikkens

    1. V0.20.60
      #969fce
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  19. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R70B
      #8ba1d3
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  20. Taubmans

    1. Shaker Blue / T61-5
      #859ece
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Mystic Iris / T12 38.F1
      #7e98d0
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. Cadet
      #7f9bd1
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. Enchanted Evening
      #8798c3
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  22. Resene

    1. Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  23. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  25. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #979ec9
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  26. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Blue Hyacinth / PPG1245-5
      #8394c5
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  27. Glidden

    1. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Blue Hyacinth / PPG1245-5
      #8394c5
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  28. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  29. Porter Paints

    1. Mystic Iris / 146-5
      #8496d2
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  30. Coronado Paint

    1. 7207 - Adora
      #8693c7
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 30.1%

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#8c9bce HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c9bce foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #8c9bce">…</p>

#8c9bce background

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="background-color: #8c9bce">…</p>

#8c9bce shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8c9bce">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9214926
Binary
10001100, 10011011, 11001110
Hexadecimal
#8c9bce
LRV
≈ 33.5%
Closest short hex
#89c ΔE = 0.982
RGB
rgb(140, 155, 206)
RGBA
rgba(140, 155, 206, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.279, g: 0.309, b: 0.411
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.597%, blue: 0.808%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7562290 / 0xff8c9bce
HSL
hsl(226, 40%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 40%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.364), saturation: 32% (0.320), value: 81% (0.808)
HSP
hue: 226.364, saturation: 32.039%, perceived brightness: 61.758%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.147, S: 48.940, L: 64.542
Cubehelix
H: -135.323, S: 0.433, L: 0.612
TSL
T: -2.374, S: 0.079, L: 0.613
CMYK
cyan: 32% (0.320), magenta: 25% (0.248), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.192)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 19% (0.192)
XYZ
X: 33.674, Y: 33.473, Z: 63.067
xyY
x: 0.259, y: 0.257, Y: 33.473
CIELab
L: 64.542, a: 6.633, b: -27.850
CIELuv
L: 64.542, u: -10.107, v: -44.295
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.542, C: 28.629, H: 283.397
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.542, C: 45.433, H: 257.147
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.856, a: 2.644, b: -24.131
CIECAM02
J: 54.598, C: 34.365, h: 264.062, Q: 145.579, M: 30.052, s: 45.435, H: 313.223
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.228, jaune: -4.896, green: 0.455
LMS
L: 28.814, M: 33.512, S: 62.577
YCbCr
Y: 150.288, Cb: 152.609, Cr: 117.794
YCgCo
Y: 164.000, Cg: -9.000, Co: 18.500
YDbDr
Y: 156.329, Db: 74.733, Dr: 31.062
YPbPr
Y: 155.477, Pb: 27.225, Pr: -9.846
xvYCC
Y: 149.527, Cb: 151.915, Cr: 119.351
YIQ
Y: 156.329, I: -25.320, Q: 12.696
YUV
Y: 156.329, U: 24.445, V: -14.326
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 1.444
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 7.744

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