Encycolorpedia

#8c9be5 Hex Color Code

#8c9be5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8c9be5 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8c9be5 is comprised of 54.9% red, 60.78% green and 89.8% blue. In the HSL color space #8c9be5 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 63% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.12 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange)

#8c9be5 linear gradient to complementary #cccea3

  1. #8c9be5
  2. #9aa3da
  3. #a7abd0
  4. #b1b4c5
  5. #bbbcba
  6. #c4c5af
  7. #cccea3

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6d7dc5
  2. #7787cf
  3. #8191da
  4. #8c9be5
  5. #97a5f0
  6. #a1affb
  7. #acbaff

Tones

  1. #8c9be5
  2. #95a0de
  3. #9ea5d7
  4. #a5aacf
  5. #acafc8
  6. #b3b4c0
  7. #b9b9b9

Tints and Shades

#8c9be5 to White

  1. #8c9be5
  2. #a1abea
  3. #b4bbee
  4. #c7ccf3
  5. #daddf7
  6. #edeefb
  7. #ffffff

#8c9be5 to Black

  1. #8c9be5
  2. #747fbb
  3. #5c6592
  4. #464b6c
  5. #303347
  6. #1c1d26
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 13 264 / Saphir 115
      #909ce8
      ΔE = 0.989
    2. 77 10 264 / Saphir 85
      #909cd8
      ΔE = 2.745
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Bellaggio Blue B6-B2-1
      #8898ec
      ΔE = 2.170
  3. Resene

    1. Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 2.372

#8c9be5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c9be5 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #8c9be5">…</p>

#8c9be5 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #8c9be5">…</p>

#8c9be5 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8c9be5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9214949
Binary
10001100, 10011011, 11100101
Hexadecimal
#8c9be5
Closest short hex
#89d ΔE = 1.803
RGB
rgb(140, 155, 229)
RGBA
rgba(140, 155, 229, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.267, g: 0.296, b: 0.437
RYB
red: 54.902%, yellow: 59.936%, blue: 89.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7562267 / 0xff8c9be5
HSL
hsl(230, 63%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 63%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (229.888), saturation: 39% (0.389), value: 90% (0.898)
HSP
hue: 229.888, saturation: 38.865, perceived brightness: 63.162
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.214, S: 72.163, L: 65.494
Cubehelix
H: -131.850, S: 0.608, L: 0.622
TSL
T: -2.528, S: 0.102, L: 0.623
CMYK
cyan: 39 (0.389), magenta: 32 (0.323), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 10 (0.102)
CMY
cyan: 45 (0.451), magenta: 39 (0.392), yellow: 10 (0.102)
XYZ
X: 36.675, Y: 34.674, Z: 78.874
xyY
x: 0.244, y: 0.231, Y: 34.674
CIELab
L: 65.494, a: 12.745, b: -39.113
CIELuv
L: 65.494, u: -11.016, v: -63.868
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.494, C: 41.137, H: 288.048
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.494, C: 64.811, H: 260.214
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.884, a: 8.128, b: -38.198
CIECAM02
J: 55.570, C: 45.013, h: 267.191, Q: 146.869, M: 39.363, s: 51.770, H: 314.899
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.291, jaune: -6.916, green: 0.257
LMS
L: 28.962, M: 33.535, S: 78.146
YCbCr
Y: 152.542, Cb: 162.706, Cr: 116.161
YCgCo
Y: 169.750, Cg: -14.750, Co: 12.750
YDbDr
Y: 158.951, Db: 105.392, Dr: 36.053
YPbPr
Y: 157.133, Pb: 38.725, Pr: -10.904
xvYCC
Y: 150.950, Cb: 162.017, Cr: 118.422
YIQ
Y: 158.951, I: -32.709, Q: 19.852
YUV
Y: 158.951, U: 34.472, V: -16.626
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.987
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.819

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue