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#8c9cbd Hex Color Code

#8c9cbd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8c9cbd is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8c9cbd is comprised of 54.9% red, 61.18% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #8c9cbd has a hue of 220° (degrees), 27% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.52 nm.

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#8c9cbd linear gradient to complementary #b6ae93

  1. #8c9cbd
  2. #949fb6
  3. #9ca2af
  4. #a3a5a8
  5. #aaa8a1
  6. #b0ab9a
  7. #b6ae93

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6f7f9f
  2. #7888a9
  3. #8292b3
  4. #8c9cbd
  5. #96a6c7
  6. #a0b0d2
  7. #aabadc

Tints and Shades

#8c9cbd to white

  1. #8c9cbd
  2. #9facc8
  3. #b2bcd3
  4. #c5ccde
  5. #d8dde9
  6. #eceef4
  7. #ffffff

#8c9cbd to black

  1. #8c9cbd
  2. #73809b
  3. #5c657a
  4. #454c5a
  5. #2f333d
  6. #1b1d21
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Aster
      #8d9bbc
      ΔE = 0.562 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Wild Blue Yonder R169C
      #8e96b7
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.12.18
      #899bbb
      ΔE = 0.867 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 60.12.18
      #839dbc
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  3. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 0.903 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 5194T Purple Haze
      #92a0ba
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ 8502 French Violet
      #8a9dc1
      ΔE = 1.048 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. ★ 600D-4 Finesse
      #8fa2c5
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 33/202
      #8d9abc
      ΔE = 1.051 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. ★ Martian Skies 6
      #8998bc
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6118
      #8798ba
      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. ★ 6357
      #959ebd
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-e4
      #879dbd
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. ★ 37-d3
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 72 4 246 / Lago 25
      #909cb8
      ΔE = 1.635 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 2608-R96B
      #8098b8
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lavender Finesse / T08 25-3
      #869abf
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 535 C
      #8e9fbc
      ΔE = 1.702 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. ★ 2107 C
      #9099ba
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  11. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 4-39-4 Violet Illusion
      #8f9bb3
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  12. CIL

    1. ★ Bangor Blue
      #8b9ab6
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. ★ Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Steel Blue / 823
      #889fc0
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. Blue Pearl / 1433
      #94a1be
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  14. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Wedgewood
      #879ebe
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Poetic Blue 70BB 39/181
      #94a0c0
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 4202 Ceremonial Blue 50BB 39/188
      #89a1c2
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  16. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Kings Court / 7224
      #8b9bb6
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. ★ Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #959ec0
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  17. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Sapphire Blue / G85
      #8597b8
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  18. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 2106
      #8c98b4
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  19. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Geneva Blue 28-8
      #8e9bb5
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  21. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Clear Morning / 9144
      #8ba1c1
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  22. Albany Paint

    1. ★ French Blue
      #8d9cb6
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  23. Sikkens

    1. ★ U2.16.60
      #91a2c2
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  24. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Adriatic
      #8a9eba
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  25. Tollens

    1. T2008-3
      #92a1bd
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  26. Dutch Boy

    1. Pale Plum
      #96a0c0
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  27. Plascon

    1. Frosted Edge B4-D2-2
      #849cc4
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  28. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R70B
      #8496ba
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  29. Peintures MF

    1. Sommet de montagne
      #91a2bf
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  30. California Paints

    1. DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  31. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Midnight Blush / 799
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  32. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Moon / KM3085-2
      #969db9
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  33. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-42 Pale Purple
      #979dbc
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  34. Disney

    1. TSE3-1 Wendy Darling
      #899dc7
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. P5-2 Eeyore's Blues
      #879eba
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  35. Colortrend

    1. 0589
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  36. Diamond Vogel

    1. Celestial Horizon / 0589
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  37. Focoltone

    1. 1046
      #859fbe
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  38. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25240
      #7f99bb
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  39. Levis

    1. Shady Purple A40
      #8599b4
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 31.1%

#8c9cbd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c9cbd foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #8c9cbd">…</p>

#8c9cbd background

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="background-color: #8c9cbd">…</p>

#8c9cbd shadow

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8c9cbd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9215165
Binary
10001100, 10011100, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#8c9cbd
LRV
≈ 33.0%
Closest short hex
#89b ΔE = 1.224
RGB
rgb(140, 156, 189)
RGBA
rgba(140, 156, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.289, g: 0.322, b: 0.390
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.596%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7562051 / 0xff8c9cbd
HSL
hsl(220, 27%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 27%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.408), saturation: 26% (0.259), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 220.408, saturation: 25.926%, perceived brightness: 61.028%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.252, S: 32.132, L: 64.182
Cubehelix
H: -141.650, S: 0.306, L: 0.607
TSL
T: -2.119, S: 0.062, L: 0.608
CMYK
cyan: 26% (0.259), magenta: 17% (0.175), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 31.886, Y: 33.026, Z: 52.829
xyY
x: 0.271, y: 0.280, Y: 33.026
CIELab
L: 64.182, a: 1.813, b: -18.913
CIELuv
L: 64.182, u: -9.884, v: -29.121
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.182, C: 19.000, H: 275.477
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.182, C: 30.753, H: 251.252
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.468, a: -1.527, b: -14.276
CIECAM02
J: 54.234, C: 25.569, h: 257.177, Q: 145.093, M: 22.360, s: 39.256, H: 309.627
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.177, jaune: -3.316, green: 0.720
LMS
L: 28.975, M: 33.948, S: 52.497
YCbCr
Y: 149.126, Cb: 144.855, Cr: 118.633
YCgCo
Y: 160.250, Cg: -4.250, Co: 22.750
YDbDr
Y: 154.978, Db: 51.189, Dr: 28.489
YPbPr
Y: 154.968, Pb: 18.340, Pr: -9.518
xvYCC
Y: 149.090, Cb: 144.110, Cr: 119.639
YIQ
Y: 154.978, I: -20.133, Q: 6.884
YUV
Y: 154.978, U: 16.744, V: -13.140
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 1.522
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 9.659

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