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#8c9bd8 Hex Color Code

#8c9bd8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8c9bd8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8c9bd8 is comprised of 54.9% red, 60.78% green and 84.71% blue. In the HSL color space #8c9bd8 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 49% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.08 nm.

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#8c9bd8 linear gradient to complementary #c6c59e

  1. #8c9bd8
  2. #98a2cf
  3. #a3a9c5
  4. #adb0bc
  5. #b6b7b2
  6. #bebea8
  7. #c6c59e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6e7eb8
  2. #7887c3
  3. #8291cd
  4. #8c9bd8
  5. #96a5e3
  6. #a1afee
  7. #abb9f9

Tones

  1. #8c9bd8
  2. #949fd2
  3. #9ba3cb
  4. #a1a6c5
  5. #a7aabf
  6. #adaeb8
  7. #b2b2b2

Tints and Shades

#8c9bd8 to White

  1. #8c9bd8
  2. #a0abdf
  3. #b3bbe5
  4. #c7ccec
  5. #d9ddf2
  6. #eceef9
  7. #ffffff

#8c9bd8 to Black

  1. #8c9bd8
  2. #747fb0
  3. #5c658a
  4. #454b66
  5. #303344
  6. #1b1d24
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 77 10 264 / Saphir 85
      #909cd8
      ΔE = 0.793
    2. ★ 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 2.004
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 1.274
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6028
      #869ad1
      ΔE = 2.162
    2. ★ 6268
      #879bd1
      ΔE = 2.254
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Mystic Iris / 146-5
      #8496d2
      ΔE = 2.213
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Mystic Iris 146-5
      #8496d2
      ΔE = 2.213
  6. Plascon

    1. Shallow Sea B6-D2-2
      #9098cc
      ΔE = 2.367
    2. Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 2.683
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 2.513
  8. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 2.559
    2. 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 2.854
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 2.652
  10. Crown Paint

    1. 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 2.743
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7453
      #829cd4
      ΔE = 2.851

#8c9bd8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c9bd8 foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #8c9bd8">…</p>

#8c9bd8 background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #8c9bd8">…</p>

#8c9bd8 shadow

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8c9bd8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9214936
Binary
10001100, 10011011, 11011000
Hexadecimal
#8c9bd8
Closest short hex
#89d ΔE = 1.586
RGB
rgb(140, 155, 216)
RGBA
rgba(140, 155, 216, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.274, g: 0.303, b: 0.423
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.598%, blue: 0.847%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7562280 / 0xff8c9bd8
HSL
hsl(228, 49%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 49%%, 70%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.158), saturation: 35% (0.352), value: 85% (0.847)
HSP
hue: 228.158, saturation: 35.185%, perceived brightness: 62.354%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.756, S: 58.878, L: 64.942
Cubehelix
H: -133.528, S: 0.508, L: 0.617
TSL
T: -2.453, S: 0.089, L: 0.618
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.352), magenta: 28% (0.282), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.153)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 15% (0.153)
XYZ
X: 34.928, Y: 33.975, Z: 69.670
xyY
x: 0.252, y: 0.245, Y: 33.975
CIELab
L: 64.942, a: 9.245, b: -32.786
CIELuv
L: 64.942, u: -10.501, v: -52.821
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.942, C: 34.065, H: 285.748
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.942, C: 53.854, H: 258.756
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.288, a: 4.959, b: -30.066
CIECAM02
J: 55.008, C: 39.117, h: 265.778, Q: 146.124, M: 34.207, s: 48.383, H: 314.139
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.255, jaune: -5.778, green: 0.359
LMS
L: 28.876, M: 33.522, S: 69.080
YCbCr
Y: 151.268, Cb: 156.999, Cr: 117.084
YCgCo
Y: 166.500, Cg: -11.500, Co: 16.000
YDbDr
Y: 157.469, Db: 88.063, Dr: 33.232
YPbPr
Y: 156.197, Pb: 32.225, Pr: -10.306
xvYCC
Y: 150.146, Cb: 156.307, Cr: 118.947
YIQ
Y: 157.469, I: -28.533, Q: 15.807
YUV
Y: 157.469, U: 28.805, V: -15.326
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 1.990
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 7.012

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