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#8c9ce5 Hex Color Code

#8c9ce5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8c9ce5 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8c9ce5 is comprised of 54.9% red, 61.18% green and 89.8% blue. In the HSL color space #8c9ce5 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 63% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.41 nm.

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#8c9ce5 linear gradient to complementary #cccda4

  1. #8c9ce5
  2. #9aa4db
  3. #a6acd0
  4. #b1b4c5
  5. #bbbcbb
  6. #c4c5af
  7. #cccda4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6d7ec5
  2. #7788cf
  3. #8192da
  4. #8c9ce5
  5. #97a6f0
  6. #a1b0fb
  7. #acbbff

Tones

  1. #8c9ce5
  2. #95a1de
  3. #9ea5d7
  4. #a5aacf
  5. #acafc8
  6. #b3b4c0
  7. #b9b9b9

Tints and Shades

#8c9ce5 to white

  1. #8c9ce5
  2. #a1acea
  3. #b4bcee
  4. #c7ccf2
  5. #daddf7
  6. #edeefb
  7. #ffffff

#8c9ce5 to black

  1. #8c9ce5
  2. #7480bb
  3. #5c6592
  4. #464c6c
  5. #303347
  6. #1c1d26
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 13 264 / Saphir 115
      #909ce8
      ΔE = 1.135 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. 77 10 264 / Saphir 85
      #909cd8
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  3. Resene

    1. Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  4. Plascon

    1. Bellaggio Blue B6-B2-1
      #8898ec
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 33.7%

#8c9ce5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c9ce5 foreground

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="color: #8c9ce5">…</p>

#8c9ce5 background

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

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #8c9ce5">…</p>

#8c9ce5 shadow

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8c9ce5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9215205
Binary
10001100, 10011100, 11100101
Hexadecimal
#8c9ce5
LRV
≈ 35.0%
Closest short hex
#89d ΔE = 1.771
RGB
rgb(140, 156, 229)
RGBA
rgba(140, 156, 229, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.267, g: 0.297, b: 0.436
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.602%, blue: 0.898%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7562011 / 0xff8c9ce5
HSL
hsl(229, 63%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 63%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (229.213), saturation: 39% (0.389), value: 90% (0.898)
HSP
hue: 229.213, saturation: 38.865%, perceived brightness: 63.384%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.765, S: 71.939, L: 65.755
Cubehelix
H: -132.498, S: 0.606, L: 0.624
TSL
T: -2.499, S: 0.102, L: 0.626
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.389), magenta: 32% (0.319), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.102)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 10% (0.102)
XYZ
X: 36.842, Y: 35.008, Z: 78.930
xyY
x: 0.244, y: 0.232, Y: 35.008
CIELab
L: 65.755, a: 12.172, b: -38.706
CIELuv
L: 65.755, u: -11.403, v: -63.154
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.755, C: 40.574, H: 287.457
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.755, C: 64.175, H: 259.765
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.167, a: 7.605, b: -37.676
CIECAM02
J: 55.850, C: 44.700, h: 266.582, Q: 147.239, M: 39.089, s: 51.525, H: 314.570
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.287, jaune: -6.838, green: 0.321
LMS
L: 29.219, M: 33.985, S: 78.206
YCbCr
Y: 153.046, Cb: 162.415, Cr: 115.793
YCgCo
Y: 170.250, Cg: -14.250, Co: 12.750
YDbDr
Y: 159.538, Db: 104.509, Dr: 37.169
YPbPr
Y: 157.848, Pb: 38.340, Pr: -11.358
xvYCC
Y: 151.564, Cb: 161.679, Cr: 118.023
YIQ
Y: 159.538, I: -32.984, Q: 19.330
YUV
Y: 159.538, U: 34.184, V: -17.141
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.101
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.614

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