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#8c9ee8 Hex Color Code

#8c9ee8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8c9ee8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8c9ee8 is comprised of 54.9% red, 61.96% green and 90.98% blue. In the HSL color space #8c9ee8 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 67% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.8 nm.

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#8c9ee8 linear gradient to complementary #cecfa5

  1. #8c9ee8
  2. #9ba6dd
  3. #a7aed2
  4. #b3b6c7
  5. #bdbebc
  6. #c6c7b1
  7. #cecfa5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6c80c7
  2. #778ad2
  3. #8194dd
  4. #8c9ee8
  5. #97a8f3
  6. #a2b3fe
  7. #acbdff

Tones

  1. #8c9ee8
  2. #96a3e0
  3. #9ea7d9
  4. #a6acd1
  5. #adb0ca
  6. #b4b5c2
  7. #bababa

Tints and Shades

#8c9ee8 to white

  1. #8c9ee8
  2. #a1adec
  3. #b5bdf0
  4. #c8cdf4
  5. #dadef8
  6. #edeefb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8c9ee8 to black

  1. #8c9ee8
  2. #7482bd
  3. #5c6794
  4. #464d6d
  5. #303448
  6. #1c1d26
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 13 264 / Saphir 115
      #909ce8
      ΔE = 1.298 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. 80 12 265 / Astra 80
      #94a4e8
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 1.385 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 16-3925 TPG
      #9199cc
      ΔE = 4.926 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  3. Resene

    1. Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  4. Plascon

    1. Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 3.055 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Cool Idea B7-B2-1
      #9898f0
      ΔE = 4.818 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 3.070 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. S 1040-R80B
      #85a9ea
      ΔE = 5.119 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 3.304 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  7. Clark+Kensington

    1. Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 3.757 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  8. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 3.993 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1555-R70B
      #7b97da
      ΔE = 4.351 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  9. California Paints

    1. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 4.038 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 4.038 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  11. Glidden

    1. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 4.435 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 4.435 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 4.534 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  13. Kelly-Moore

    1. Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 4.486 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 4.810 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. Mystic Iris / 146-5
      #8496d2
      ΔE = 4.523 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 4.534 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 4.568 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6028
      #869ad1
      ΔE = 4.703 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 6268
      #879bd1
      ΔE = 4.743 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  17. Nerolac

    1. Violet Velour - 2341
      #9497ce
      ΔE = 4.709 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Violet Hue - 2362
      #8497cf
      ΔE = 5.045 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  18. Little Greene

    1. Jean
      #8492d4
      ΔE = 4.782 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  19. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c
      #8e9fd0
      ΔE = 5.170 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  20. Krylon

    1. Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 5.171 / LRV ≈ 34.7%

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#8c9ee8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c9ee8 foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #8c9ee8">…</p>

#8c9ee8 background

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #8c9ee8">…</p>

#8c9ee8 shadow

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8c9ee8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9215720
Binary
10001100, 10011110, 11101000
Hexadecimal
#8c9ee8
LRV
≈ 35.9%
Closest short hex
#89d ΔE = 2.358
RGB
rgb(140, 158, 232)
RGBA
rgba(140, 158, 232, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.264, g: 0.298, b: 0.438
RYB
red: 54.902%, yellow: 60.806%, blue: 90.980%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7561496 / 0xff8c9ee8
HSL
hsl(228, 67%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 67%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.261), saturation: 40% (0.397), value: 91% (0.910)
HSP
hue: 228.261, saturation: 39.655%, perceived brightness: 64.019%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.176, S: 74.679, L: 66.408
Cubehelix
H: -133.427, S: 0.625, L: 0.630
TSL
T: -2.457, S: 0.104, L: 0.632
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.397), magenta: 32% (0.319), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.090)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 38% (0.380), yellow: 9% (0.090)
XYZ
X: 37.603, Y: 35.854, Z: 81.267
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.232, Y: 35.854
CIELab
L: 66.408, a: 11.849, b: -39.336
CIELuv
L: 66.408, u: -12.287, v: -64.265
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.408, C: 41.082, H: 286.764
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.408, C: 65.429, H: 259.176
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.878, a: 7.311, b: -38.555
CIECAM02
J: 56.547, C: 45.402, h: 265.655, Q: 148.154, M: 39.703, s: 51.767, H: 314.073
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.288, jaune: -6.944, green: 0.428
LMS
L: 29.761, M: 34.900, S: 80.519
YCbCr
Y: 154.348, Cb: 163.150, Cr: 114.844
YCoCg
Y: 172.000, Cg: -14.000, Co: 12.000
YDbDr
Y: 161.054, Db: 106.742, Dr: 40.052
YPbPr
Y: 159.494, Pb: 39.070, Pr: -12.404
xvYCC
Y: 152.977, Cb: 162.320, Cr: 117.104
YIQ
Y: 161.054, I: -34.496, Q: 19.218
YUV
Y: 161.054, U: 34.914, V: -18.471
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.722
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.306

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