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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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Color Variations

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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 / #fff

#8c9cc3 to black

  1. #8c9cc3
  2. #73809f
  3. #5c657d
  4. #454c5d
  5. #2f333e
  6. #1b1d22
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Disney

    1. ★ TSE3-1 Wendy Darling
      #899dc7
      ΔE = 1.087 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ U6.17.56
      #8c9abe
      ΔE = 1.119 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. V5.14.60
      #9f9ec1
      ΔE = 4.611 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  3. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 1.189 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 7202T Sedona Shadow
      #8ba3c6
      ΔE = 3.278 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  4. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Quiet Refuge / 12204
      #909fc6
      ΔE = 1.219 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. Azureno / 3427
      #96a5d8
      ΔE = 5.176 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d3
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 1.249 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 35-e4
      #8797b9
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ 8502 French Violet
      #8a9dc1
      ΔE = 1.332 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Augusta PPOC-63
      #849cb6
      ΔE = 5.179 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lavender Finesse / T08 25-3
      #869abf
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Blue Hyacinth / T12 39.F4
      #8198c1
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Aster
      #8d9bbc
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Wild Blue Yonder R169C
      #8e96b7
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Pressed Violet / CSP-520
      #8fa4c6
      ΔE = 3.384 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  10. Plascon

    1. ★ Frosted Edge B4-D2-2
      #849cc4
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Ice Land B5-D2-2
      #8898cc
      ΔE = 4.018 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  11. Dulux Australia

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

    1. ★ Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. French Blue
      #8d9cb6
      ΔE = 3.858 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Spring Crocus / NP PB 1497 T
      #8fa0cc
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Blue Epic / NP PB 1507 T
      #88a3d0
      ΔE = 3.286 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  14. Sherwin-Williams

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

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Fresh Lavender B45-4
      #8a93b2
      ΔE = 4.014 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6071
      #87a0c7
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. 6070
      #94a5ca
      ΔE = 3.334 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  17. Glidden

    1. Exquisite Blue Grey / 50BB 33/164
      #8f99b9
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Blue Phlox / 58BB 33/270
      #8797cc
      ΔE = 4.411 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  18. 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%
  19. Bristol

    1. Blue Hyacinth / P107-C4
      #8198c1
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 3.199 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  20. Brillux

    1. 54.12.18
      #8a97b8
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. 54.15.15
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 3.762 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  21. Resene

    1. Zephyr B68-045-263
      #809ac6
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Delta Blue B71-053-258
      #7c9acd
      ΔE = 4.097 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  22. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R70B
      #8496ba
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R60B
      #9ca2ba
      ΔE = 5.125 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  23. Nerolac

    1. Delta - 2354
      #939cba
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. Blue Abundance - 4238
      #7d96c1
      ΔE = 3.399 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  24. Caparol

    1. 2204
      #98a0c4
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 4.200 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  25. Dutch Boy

    1. Pale Plum
      #96a0c0
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Purple Crème
      #9ba3c7
      ΔE = 3.657 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  26. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Kings Court / 7224
      #8b9bb6
      ΔE = 3.696 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  27. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Pottery / 7271
      #7f98c3
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Grape Spread / 9160
      #8895b2
      ΔE = 3.930 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  28. California Paints

    1. DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. DE 5879 - Ocean City
      #7896ba
      ΔE = 4.900 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  29. General Paint

    1. Hydrangea / CL 2354D
      #7e9ac5
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Nova / CL 2374D
      #8295b5
      ΔE = 3.910 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  30. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Lisianthus / 39C-5
      #8894bc
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Tremezzo / 39B-5
      #8c93b7
      ΔE = 3.592 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  31. ECOS Paints

    1. Himalaya Sky (0597)
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Celestial Horizon (0589)
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 3.926 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  32. Colortrend

    1. 0597
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. 0589
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 3.926 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  33. Crown Paint

    1. 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 3.110 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  34. Mylands of London

    1. Wedgewood
      #879ebe
      ΔE = 3.159 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  35. Auro

    1. Agapanthus
      #99a2c6
      ΔE = 3.159 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  36. Scib Paints

    1. South Port / 7271
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 3.206 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #9794be
      ΔE = 5.240 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  37. Berger

    1. South Port / 7271
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 3.206 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 4.404 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  38. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 3.239 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #8c90b7
      ΔE = 4.759 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  39. New Look

    1. Starburst Galaxy / F30-03
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 3.250 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  40. Wattyl

    1. Seventh Wonder / D57W
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 3.250 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Pennyroyal / D66W
      #a0a6c8
      ΔE = 5.010 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  41. Dulux

    1. 90BB 36/188
      #999dbe
      ΔE = 3.271 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. 90BB 34/167
      #999bb9
      ΔE = 3.913 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  42. KILZ

    1. Bedtime Story / B751
      #9aa0c7
      ΔE = 3.302 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Violet Velvet / B731
      #8e92ba
      ΔE = 4.228 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  43. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Autumn Crocus 28-9
      #879fd1
      ΔE = 3.319 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Regal Haze 29-10
      #8c92b5
      ΔE = 4.035 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  44. Chrysler

    1. Bradenton Blue
      #98a3c4
      ΔE = 3.363 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Huron Blue
      #88a0bc
      ΔE = 4.544 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  45. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10446
      #80a0ca
      ΔE = 3.449 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. CF10439
      #7fa0cf
      ΔE = 3.752 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  46. Tikkurila

    1. 2106
      #8c98b4
      ΔE = 3.474 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  47. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Moon / KM3085-2
      #969db9
      ΔE = 3.475 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Royal Glimmer / KM3061-2
      #a09ec2
      ΔE = 4.876 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  48. Peintures MF

    1. Iris velouté
      #93a5d0
      ΔE = 3.528 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Bleu campagne
      #96a9c9
      ΔE = 5.112 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  49. CIL

    1. Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 3.598 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Ticking Stripe
      #7f9dbe
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  50. Tollens

    1. T2008-3
      #92a1bd
      ΔE = 3.632 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. T2095-1
      #9092b6
      ΔE = 4.470 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  51. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 3.722 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Shady Purple A40
      #8599b4
      ΔE = 4.477 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  52. ICI Paints

    1. Basin Street Blue 70BB 33/202
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 3.762 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Versailles 54BB 41/237
      #8ba6cf
      ΔE = 3.919 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  53. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25240
      #7f99bb
      ΔE = 3.770 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Federal Standard 35231
      #7d91b9
      ΔE = 4.495 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  54. Krylon

    1. Peekaboo Blue
      #83a1c5
      ΔE = 3.807 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  55. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Adriatic
      #8a9eba
      ΔE = 3.823 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 4.562 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  56. Porter Paints

    1. Alaskan Blue / 348-4
      #7d9dc3
      ΔE = 3.844 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. Blue Hyacinth / 246-5
      #8293c5
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  57. Laura Ashley

    1. 44-15 Foxglove Blue
      #84a2c6
      ΔE = 3.914 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  58. Diamond Vogel

    1. Celestial Horizon / 0589
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 3.926 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Velvet Crest / 1248
      #9694bd
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  59. Focoltone

    1. 1046
      #859fbe
      ΔE = 4.027 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  60. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-R80B
      #7f94c4
      ΔE = 4.044 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. S 2020-R80B
      #97a5c3
      ΔE = 4.165 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  61. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Hyacinth / PPG1245-5
      #8394c5
      ΔE = 4.067 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Boudoir Blue / PPG1244-4
      #7ea3d2
      ΔE = 4.626 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  62. Coronado Paint

    1. 7168 - Gateway To Paradise
      #9d9ec4
      ΔE = 4.109 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. 7207 - Adora
      #8693c7
      ΔE = 4.998 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  63. Pascol

    1. Into the Surf PZ4030
      #8da6d4
      ΔE = 4.119 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  64. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Charcoal Dust / 768
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 4.202 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Sapphire Fog / 821
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 4.732 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  65. Vista Paint

    1. King's Court
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 4.404 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Royal Glimmer
      #9794be
      ΔE = 5.240 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  66. Pantone / PMS

    1. 645
      #7d99ba
      ΔE = 4.423 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. 7453
      #829cd4
      ΔE = 4.842 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  67. ProMarker

    1. Cobalt Blue
      #87a3d7
      ΔE = 4.493 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  68. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-41-4 Clandestine
      #979cb4
      ΔE = 4.560 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 7523 Indigo
      #9ea8cf
      ΔE = 5.114 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  69. Ford

    1. Medium Blue Diamond Bright
      #7c9ec2
      ΔE = 4.579 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. Light Amethyst
      #999fb5
      ΔE = 5.131 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  70. RAL

    1. RAL 280 60 20
      #8390b3
      ΔE = 4.612 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. RAL 270 60 20
      #7b93b4
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  71. Duron

    1. Solitude
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 4.616 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  72. Devoe Paint

    1. Pure Orchid / 90BB 36/188
      #9c9cb8
      ΔE = 4.693 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Ceremonial Blue
      #94a8c8
      ΔE = 4.817 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  73. Martha Stewart Living

    1. June Iris B10
      #8b9db5
      ΔE = 4.796 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  74. Volkswagen

    1. Silver Blue
      #7f94b2
      ΔE = 4.939 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  75. Apple Barrel

    1. Wisteria / 21977E
      #9a9ccd
      ΔE = 5.073 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  76. Little Greene

    1. Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 5.153 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  77. Kansai Paint

    1. Grape Ice
      #a2a1c7
      ΔE = 5.214 / LRV ≈ 37.3%

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#8c9cc3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c9cc3 foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

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

#8c9cc3 background

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

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

#8c9cc3 shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

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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: 54.902%, yellow: 59.762%, blue: 76.471%
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
YCoCg
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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