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Munsell 7.5PB 6/6 / #8c9cc2 Hex Color Code

#8c9cc2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8c9cc2 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8c9cc2 is comprised of 54.9% red, 61.18% green and 76.08% blue. In the HSL color space #8c9cc2 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 31% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.58 nm.

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#8c9cc2 linear gradient to complementary #b9b295

  1. #8c9cc2
  2. #95a0bb
  3. #9da3b3
  4. #a5a7ac
  5. #acaaa4
  6. #b3ae9d
  7. #b9b295

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6f7fa3
  2. #7888ad
  3. #8292b8
  4. #8c9cc2
  5. #96a6cc
  6. #a0b0d7
  7. #aabae2

Tones

  1. #8c9cc2
  2. #919ebe
  3. #96a0b9
  4. #9ba1b5
  5. #9fa3b0
  6. #a3a5ac
  7. #a7a7a7

Tints and Shades

#8c9cc2 to white

  1. #8c9cc2
  2. #9faccc
  3. #b2bcd6
  4. #c5cce0
  5. #d8ddea
  6. #eceef5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8c9cc2 to black

  1. #8c9cc2
  2. #73809f
  3. #5c657d
  4. #454c5c
  5. #2f333e
  6. #1b1d22
  7. #000000 / #000

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    1. ★ 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 0.936 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 7202T Sedona Shadow
      #8ba3c6
      ΔE = 3.141 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ 8502 French Violet
      #8a9dc1
      ΔE = 1.096 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Augusta PPOC-63
      #849cb6
      ΔE = 4.932 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d3
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 1.158 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 35-e4
      #8797b9
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  4. Disney

    1. ★ TSE3-1 Wendy Darling
      #899dc7
      ΔE = 1.293 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Aster
      #8d9bbc
      ΔE = 1.481 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Wild Blue Yonder R169C
      #8e96b7
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ Frosted Edge B4-D2-2
      #849cc4
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Quiet Peace B3-D2-2
      #7c9cc0
      ΔE = 4.117 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  7. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Sapphire Blue / G85
      #8597b8
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Pressed Violet / CSP-520
      #8fa4c6
      ΔE = 3.252 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6118
      #8798ba
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. ★ 6071
      #87a0c7
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  10. Brillux

    1. 54.12.18
      #8a97b8
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. 54.15.15
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 3.714 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  11. Nippon Paint

    1. Spring Crocus / NP PB 1497 T
      #8fa0cc
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Blue Epic / NP PB 1507 T
      #88a3d0
      ΔE = 3.419 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  12. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. French Blue
      #8d9cb6
      ΔE = 3.599 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  14. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-42 Sound of Music
      #839ec8
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  15. Olympic

    1. Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Blue Hyacinth A46-4
      #7d98c3
      ΔE = 3.226 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  16. Bristol

    1. Blue Hyacinth / P107-C4
      #8198c1
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 3.314 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  17. Nerolac

    1. Delta - 2354
      #939cba
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. Blue Abundance - 4238
      #7d96c1
      ΔE = 3.450 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  18. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R70B
      #8496ba
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R60B
      #9ca2ba
      ΔE = 4.976 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  19. Dutch Boy

    1. Pale Plum
      #96a0c0
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Purple Crème
      #9ba3c7
      ΔE = 3.671 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  20. Resene

    1. Zephyr B68-045-263
      #809ac6
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Delta Blue B71-053-258
      #7c9acd
      ΔE = 4.331 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  21. California Paints

    1. DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. DE 5927 - Charcoal Dust
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 4.069 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  22. Caparol

    1. 2204
      #98a0c4
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 4.536 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  23. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Pottery / 7271
      #7f98c3
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Rum & Raisin / 7224
      #8b92b2
      ΔE = 4.143 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  24. Mylands of London

    1. Wedgewood
      #879ebe
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  25. General Paint

    1. Hydrangea / CL 2354D
      #7e9ac5
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Nova / CL 2374D
      #8295b5
      ΔE = 3.724 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  26. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Lisianthus / 39C-5
      #8894bc
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Tremezzo / 39B-5
      #8c93b7
      ΔE = 3.568 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  27. ECOS Paints

    1. Himalaya Sky (0597)
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 3.056 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Celestial Horizon (0589)
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 3.711 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  28. Colortrend

    1. 0597
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 3.056 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. 0589
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 3.711 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  29. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 3.135 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Kings Court / 7224
      #8b9bb6
      ΔE = 3.433 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  30. Auro

    1. Agapanthus
      #99a2c6
      ΔE = 3.164 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  31. Dulux

    1. 90BB 36/188
      #999dbe
      ΔE = 3.225 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. 90BB 34/167
      #999bb9
      ΔE = 3.825 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  32. Tikkurila

    1. 2106
      #8c98b4
      ΔE = 3.241 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  33. Chrysler

    1. Bradenton Blue
      #98a3c4
      ΔE = 3.283 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Huron Blue
      #88a0bc
      ΔE = 4.307 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  34. Scib Paints

    1. South Port / 7271
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 3.284 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Far Horizons / 7296
      #86a4c2
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  35. Berger

    1. South Port / 7271
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 3.284 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 4.317 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  36. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Moon / KM3085-2
      #969db9
      ΔE = 3.302 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Royal Glimmer / KM3061-2
      #a09ec2
      ΔE = 4.925 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  37. Wattyl

    1. Seventh Wonder / D57W
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 3.381 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Pennyroyal / D66W
      #a0a6c8
      ΔE = 5.004 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  38. New Look

    1. Starburst Galaxy / F30-03
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 3.381 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  39. KILZ

    1. Bedtime Story / B751
      #9aa0c7
      ΔE = 3.399 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Violet Velvet / B731
      #8e92ba
      ΔE = 4.305 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  40. Tollens

    1. T2008-3
      #92a1bd
      ΔE = 3.414 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. T2095-1
      #9092b6
      ΔE = 4.475 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  41. Crown Paint

    1. 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 3.441 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  42. Peintures MF

    1. Sommet de montagne
      #91a2bf
      ΔE = 3.447 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. Lin de Narbonne
      #9ea8ca
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  43. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10446
      #80a0ca
      ΔE = 3.450 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. CF10439
      #7fa0cf
      ΔE = 3.887 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  44. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Geneva Blue 28-8
      #8e9bb5
      ΔE = 3.509 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. Regal Haze 29-10
      #8c92b5
      ΔE = 3.997 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  45. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Adriatic
      #8a9eba
      ΔE = 3.566 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  46. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 3.569 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #8c90b7
      ΔE = 4.804 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  47. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25240
      #7f99bb
      ΔE = 3.585 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Federal Standard 35231
      #7d91b9
      ΔE = 4.483 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  48. CIL

    1. Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 3.588 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Ticking Stripe
      #7f9dbe
      ΔE = 4.195 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  49. Krylon

    1. Peekaboo Blue
      #83a1c5
      ΔE = 3.667 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  50. Diamond Vogel

    1. Celestial Horizon / 0589
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 3.711 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Velvet Crest / 1248
      #9694bd
      ΔE = 5.067 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  51. Coronado Paint

    1. 7201 - Lined With Lilacs
      #9ca0c3
      ΔE = 3.711 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. 7168 - Gateway To Paradise
      #9d9ec4
      ΔE = 4.190 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  52. ICI Paints

    1. Basin Street Blue 70BB 33/202
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 3.714 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Versailles 54BB 41/237
      #8ba6cf
      ΔE = 3.936 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  53. Porter Paints

    1. Alaskan Blue / 348-4
      #7d9dc3
      ΔE = 3.733 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. Fresh Lavender / 345-5
      #8f90b4
      ΔE = 5.129 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  54. Sikkens

    1. T9.15.55
      #899cb7
      ΔE = 3.757 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. T4.18.59
      #84a3c2
      ΔE = 5.062 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  55. Laura Ashley

    1. 44-15 Foxglove Blue
      #84a2c6
      ΔE = 3.781 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  56. Focoltone

    1. 1046
      #859fbe
      ΔE = 3.804 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  57. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 3.957 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Shady Purple A40
      #8599b4
      ΔE = 4.229 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  58. Glidden

    1. Alaskan Blue / PPG1162-4
      #7e9ec2
      ΔE = 3.993 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Violet Petals
      #9f9cb9
      ΔE = 5.249 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  59. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Alaskan Blue / PPG1162-4
      #7e9ec2
      ΔE = 3.993 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Blue Hyacinth / PPG1245-5
      #8394c5
      ΔE = 4.299 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  60. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R80B
      #97a5c3
      ΔE = 4.031 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. S 2030-R80B
      #7f94c4
      ΔE = 4.232 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  61. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Charcoal Dust / 768
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 4.069 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Sapphire Fog / 821
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 4.665 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  62. Pantone / PMS

    1. 645
      #7d99ba
      ΔE = 4.233 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. 7453
      #829cd4
      ΔE = 5.176 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  63. Pascol

    1. Into the Surf PZ4030
      #8da6d4
      ΔE = 4.265 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  64. Vista Paint

    1. King's Court
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 4.317 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Far Horizons
      #86a4c2
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  65. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-41-4 Clandestine
      #979cb4
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 7523 Indigo
      #9ea8cf
      ΔE = 5.173 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  66. Ford

    1. Medium Blue Diamond Bright
      #7c9ec2
      ΔE = 4.436 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. Light Amethyst
      #999fb5
      ΔE = 4.951 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  67. Duron

    1. Solitude
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  68. RAL

    1. RAL 280 60 20
      #8390b3
      ΔE = 4.535 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. RAL 270 60 20
      #7b93b4
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  69. Martha Stewart Living

    1. June Iris B10
      #8b9db5
      ΔE = 4.542 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  70. Devoe Paint

    1. Pure Orchid / 90BB 36/188
      #9c9cb8
      ΔE = 4.604 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Ceremonial Blue
      #94a8c8
      ΔE = 4.705 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  71. Volkswagen

    1. Silver Blue
      #7f94b2
      ΔE = 4.745 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  72. ProMarker

    1. Cobalt Blue
      #87a3d7
      ΔE = 4.752 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  73. Taubmans

    1. Skysail Blue / T10 38E-2
      #8391af
      ΔE = 4.840 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. Robin Blue / T62-6
      #81a6d4
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 36.7%

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#8c9cc2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c9cc2 foreground

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="color: #8c9cc2">…</p>

#8c9cc2 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #8c9cc2">…</p>

#8c9cc2 shadow

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8c9cc2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9215170
Binary
10001100, 10011100, 11000010
Hexadecimal
#8c9cc2
LRV
≈ 33.2%
Closest short hex
#89b ΔE = 1.884
RGB
rgb(140, 156, 194)
RGBA
rgba(140, 156, 194, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.286, g: 0.318, b: 0.396
RYB
red: 54.902%, yellow: 59.742%, blue: 76.078%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7562046 / 0xff8c9cc2
HSL
hsl(222, 31%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 31%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.222), saturation: 28% (0.278), value: 76% (0.761)
HSP
hue: 222.222, saturation: 27.835%, perceived brightness: 61.302%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.200, S: 36.880, L: 64.360
Cubehelix
H: -139.665, S: 0.342, L: 0.609
TSL
T: -2.196, S: 0.067, L: 0.610
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 20% (0.196), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.239)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 24% (0.239)
XYZ
X: 32.439, Y: 33.246, Z: 55.737
xyY
x: 0.267, y: 0.274, Y: 33.246
CIELab
L: 64.360, a: 3.038, b: -21.437
CIELuv
L: 64.360, u: -10.071, v: -33.358
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.360, C: 21.652, H: 278.067
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.360, C: 34.845, H: 253.200
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.660, a: -0.483, b: -16.951
CIECAM02
J: 54.419, C: 28.110, h: 259.446, Q: 145.340, M: 24.582, s: 41.126, H: 310.798
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.191, jaune: -3.758, green: 0.658
LMS
L: 29.002, M: 33.952, S: 55.361
YCbCr
Y: 149.616, Cb: 147.050, Cr: 118.278
YCoCg
Y: 161.500, Cg: -5.500, Co: 21.500
YDbDr
Y: 155.548, Db: 57.854, Dr: 29.574
YPbPr
Y: 155.328, Pb: 20.840, Pr: -9.748
xvYCC
Y: 149.399, Cb: 146.307, Cr: 119.437
YIQ
Y: 155.548, I: -21.739, Q: 8.440
YUV
Y: 155.548, U: 18.924, V: -13.640
Munsell Color System
★ 7.5PB 6/6
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 9.174

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