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#8c9ee7 Hex Color Code

#8c9ee7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8c9ee7 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8c9ee7 is comprised of 54.9% red, 61.96% green and 90.59% blue. In the HSL color space #8c9ee7 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 65% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.87 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#8c9ee7 linear gradient to complementary #cdcea5

  1. #8c9ee7
  2. #9aa6dc
  3. #a7add2
  4. #b2b5c7
  5. #bcbebc
  6. #c5c6b1
  7. #cdcea5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6c80c6
  2. #778ad1
  3. #8194dc
  4. #8c9ee7
  5. #97a8f2
  6. #a2b3fd
  7. #acbdff

Tones

  1. #8c9ee7
  2. #96a3e0
  3. #9ea7d8
  4. #a6acd1
  5. #adb0c9
  6. #b4b5c2
  7. #bababa

Tints and Shades

#8c9ee7 to white

  1. #8c9ee7
  2. #a1adeb
  3. #b4bdef
  4. #c8cdf3
  5. #dadef7
  6. #edeefb
  7. #ffffff

#8c9ee7 to black

  1. #8c9ee7
  2. #7482bc
  3. #5c6793
  4. #464d6d
  5. #303448
  6. #1c1d26
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 1.262 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 2122 U
      #8fa4e3
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. 77 10 264 / Saphir 85
      #909cd8
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. 43/07
      #8098e8
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  3. Resene

    1. Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  4. Plascon

    1. Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Bellaggio Blue B6-B2-1
      #8898ec
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 33.7%

#8c9ee7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c9ee7 foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #8c9ee7">…</p>

#8c9ee7 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #8c9ee7">…</p>

#8c9ee7 shadow

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8c9ee7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9215719
Binary
10001100, 10011110, 11100111
Hexadecimal
#8c9ee7
LRV
≈ 35.8%
Closest short hex
#89d ΔE = 2.223
RGB
rgb(140, 158, 231)
RGBA
rgba(140, 158, 231, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.265, g: 0.299, b: 0.437
RYB
red: 0.549%, yellow: 0.608%, blue: 0.906%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7561497 / 0xff8c9ee7
HSL
hsl(228, 65%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 65%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.132), saturation: 39% (0.394), value: 91% (0.906)
HSP
hue: 228.132, saturation: 39.394%, perceived brightness: 63.956%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.066, S: 73.611, L: 66.365
Cubehelix
H: -133.554, S: 0.617, L: 0.630
TSL
T: -2.451, S: 0.103, L: 0.631
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.394), magenta: 32% (0.316), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.094)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 38% (0.380), yellow: 9% (0.094)
XYZ
X: 37.462, Y: 35.797, Z: 80.521
xyY
x: 0.244, y: 0.233, Y: 35.797
CIELab
L: 66.365, a: 11.575, b: -38.854
CIELuv
L: 66.365, u: -12.251, v: -63.418
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.365, C: 40.542, H: 286.589
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.365, C: 64.590, H: 259.066
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.831, a: 7.060, b: -37.913
CIECAM02
J: 56.502, C: 44.963, h: 265.551, Q: 148.096, M: 39.319, s: 51.527, H: 314.017
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.285, jaune: -6.857, green: 0.435
LMS
L: 29.754, M: 34.899, S: 79.784
YCbCr
Y: 154.250, Cb: 162.711, Cr: 114.915
YCgCo
Y: 171.750, Cg: -13.750, Co: 12.250
YDbDr
Y: 160.940, Db: 105.409, Dr: 39.835
YPbPr
Y: 159.422, Pb: 38.570, Pr: -12.358
xvYCC
Y: 152.915, Cb: 161.881, Cr: 117.144
YIQ
Y: 160.940, I: -34.175, Q: 18.907
YUV
Y: 160.940, U: 34.478, V: -18.371
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.503
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.286

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