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#8c9cc3 Hex Color Code

#8c9cc3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8c9cc3 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8c9cc3 is comprised of 54.9% red, 61.18% green and 76.47% blue. In the HSL color space #8c9cc3 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 31% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.37 nm.

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#8c9cc3 linear gradient to complementary #bab495

  1. #8c9cc3
  2. #95a0bc
  3. #9ea4b4
  4. #a6a8ac
  5. #adaca5
  6. #b4b09d
  7. #bab495

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6f7fa4
  2. #7888ae
  3. #8292b9
  4. #8c9cc3
  5. #96a6cd
  6. #a0b0d8
  7. #aabae3

Tones

  1. #8c9cc3
  2. #919ebf
  3. #96a0ba
  4. #9ba2b6
  5. #a0a4b1
  6. #a4a6ad
  7. #a8a8a8

Tints and Shades

#8c9cc3 to white

  1. #8c9cc3
  2. #9faccd
  3. #b2bcd7
  4. #c5cce1
  5. #d8ddeb
  6. #eceef5
  7. #ffffff

#8c9cc3 to black

  1. #8c9cc3
  2. #73809f
  3. #5c657d
  4. #454c5d
  5. #2f333e
  6. #1b1d22
  7. #000000

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  1. Disney

    1. ★ TSE3-1 Wendy Darling
      #899dc7
      ΔE = 1.087 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. 3A-20-2 Dragon Fly
      #849ecd
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  2. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 1.189 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 1.249 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d3
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 1.249 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 36-e2
      #979fc7
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 8502 French Violet
      #8a9dc1
      ΔE = 1.332 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. 600B-4 Pageant Song
      #899ac9
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 76 7 252 / Neutral Blau 3
      #8ca0c8
      ΔE = 1.552 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. 75 7 246 / Lago 55
      #809cc4
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 33/202
      #8d9abc
      ΔE = 1.595 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. ★ Martian Skies 6
      #8998bc
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lavender Finesse / T08 25-3
      #869abf
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Blue Heron / T10 38B-2
      #8297c2
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  9. CIL

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 1.691 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Steel Blue / 823
      #889fc0
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  11. Plascon

    1. ★ Frosted Edge B4-D2-2
      #849cc4
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Enchanted Evening
      #8798c3
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. ★ Never Grow Up X74R159C
      #8299c3
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  13. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Sapphire Blue / G85
      #8597b8
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  14. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  15. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Spring Crocus / NP PB 1497 T
      #8fa0cc
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Violet Veil / NP PB 1514 T
      #84a0c8
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  16. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  17. Olympic

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  18. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #959ec0
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6071
      #87a0c7
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. 6118
      #8798ba
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  20. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-42 Sound of Music
      #839ec8
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  21. Glidden

    1. New World Blue / 30BB 33/187
      #869bbd
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Periwinkle Blue / 30BB 33/235
      #809cc6
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  22. Brillux

    1. 57.12.18
      #899bbb
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 54.12.18
      #8a97b8
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  23. Bristol

    1. Blue Hyacinth / P107-C4
      #8198c1
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  24. Pantone / PMS

    1. 15-3932 TCX
      #819ac1
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. 7682 U
      #8097bf
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  25. ICI Paints

    1. Poetic Blue 70BB 39/181
      #94a0c0
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  26. Resene

    1. Zephyr B68-045-263
      #809ac6
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  27. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R70B
      #8496ba
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  28. Dutch Boy

    1. Pale Plum
      #96a0c0
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  29. California Paints

    1. DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  30. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Midnight Blush / 799
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  31. General Paint

    1. Hydrangea / CL 2354D
      #7e9ac5
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  32. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Lisianthus / 39C-5
      #8894bc
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  33. Devoe Paint

    1. Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  34. Sikkens

    1. U2.16.60
      #91a2c2
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  35. Colortrend

    1. 0597
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  36. Diamond Vogel

    1. Himalaya Sky / 0597
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 30.8%

#8c9cc3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c9cc3 foreground

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #8c9cc3">…</p>

#8c9cc3 background

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="background-color: #8c9cc3">…</p>

#8c9cc3 shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8c9cc3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9215171
Binary
10001100, 10011100, 11000011
Hexadecimal
#8c9cc3
LRV
≈ 33.3%
Closest short hex
#89b ΔE = 2.136
RGB
rgb(140, 156, 195)
RGBA
rgba(140, 156, 195, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.285, g: 0.318, b: 0.397
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.598%, blue: 0.765%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7562045 / 0xff8c9cc3
HSL
hsl(223, 31%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 31%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.545), saturation: 28% (0.282), value: 76% (0.765)
HSP
hue: 222.545, saturation: 28.205%, perceived brightness: 61.358%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.537, S: 37.838, L: 64.396
Cubehelix
H: -139.316, S: 0.350, L: 0.610
TSL
T: -2.209, S: 0.068, L: 0.610
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.282), magenta: 20% (0.200), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.235)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 24% (0.235)
XYZ
X: 32.551, Y: 33.291, Z: 56.330
xyY
x: 0.266, y: 0.272, Y: 33.291
CIELab
L: 64.396, a: 3.286, b: -21.941
CIELuv
L: 64.396, u: -10.108, v: -34.207
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.396, C: 22.185, H: 278.518
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.396, C: 35.669, H: 253.537
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.699, a: -0.270, b: -17.494
CIECAM02
J: 54.456, C: 28.614, h: 259.836, Q: 145.390, M: 25.023, s: 41.486, H: 311.001
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.194, jaune: -3.847, green: 0.646
LMS
L: 29.008, M: 33.953, S: 55.945
YCbCr
Y: 149.714, Cb: 147.489, Cr: 118.207
YCgCo
Y: 161.750, Cg: -5.750, Co: 21.250
YDbDr
Y: 155.662, Db: 59.187, Dr: 29.791
YPbPr
Y: 155.400, Pb: 21.340, Pr: -9.794
xvYCC
Y: 149.461, Cb: 146.746, Cr: 119.397
YIQ
Y: 155.662, I: -22.061, Q: 8.751
YUV
Y: 155.662, U: 19.360, V: -13.740
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 0.302
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 9.032

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