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#8ca3e7 Hex Color Code

#8ca3e7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8ca3e7 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8ca3e7 is comprised of 54.9% red, 63.92% green and 90.59% blue. In the HSL color space #8ca3e7 has a hue of 225° (degrees), 65% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.43 nm.

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#8ca3e7 linear gradient to complementary #cfcda4

  1. #8ca3e7
  2. #9baadc
  3. #a8b1d1
  4. #b3b7c6
  5. #bdbfbb
  6. #c6c6b0
  7. #cfcda4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6c84c6
  2. #768ed1
  3. #8199dc
  4. #8ca3e7
  5. #97aef2
  6. #a2b8fe
  7. #adc3ff

Tones

  1. #8ca3e7
  2. #95a7e0
  3. #9eaad8
  4. #a6aed1
  5. #adb2c9
  6. #b4b6c2
  7. #bababa

Tints and Shades

#8ca3e7 to white

  1. #8ca3e7
  2. #a1b2eb
  3. #b4c1ef
  4. #c8d0f3
  5. #dadff7
  6. #edeffb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8ca3e7 to black

  1. #8ca3e7
  2. #7486bc
  3. #5c6a93
  4. #464f6d
  5. #303548
  6. #1c1e26
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R70B
      #8ba1d3
      ΔE = 4.168 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  2. Plascon

    1. Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Whisper B5-E2-3
      #94a4d0
      ΔE = 4.984 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  3. California Paints

    1. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. DE 5892 - Blue Cue
      #84a5dc
      ΔE = 4.132 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Blue Cue / 599
      #84a5dc
      ΔE = 4.132 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R80B
      #85a9ea
      ΔE = 3.020 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 3.996 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7451
      #91a6db
      ΔE = 3.315 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. 7453
      #829cd4
      ΔE = 4.344 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  7. Clark+Kensington

    1. Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 3.689 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  8. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-4 Paradise
      #95a9de
      ΔE = 3.716 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 5.241 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 3.786 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Cadet
      #7f9bd1
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  10. Resene

    1. Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 4.032 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 4.757 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  11. Kelly-Moore

    1. Royal Regatta / KM3102-2
      #85a1d6
      ΔE = 4.178 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 4.588 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  12. Caparol

    1. 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 4.186 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 43/07
      #8098e8
      ΔE = 4.596 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c
      #8e9fd0
      ΔE = 4.294 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 4.366 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 5.048 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 4.366 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Mystic Iris / 146-5
      #8496d2
      ΔE = 5.092 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6268
      #879bd1
      ΔE = 4.386 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 6028
      #869ad1
      ΔE = 4.509 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  17. Behr

    1. Periwinkle P530-4
      #82a3d9
      ΔE = 4.460 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Pageant Song 600B-4
      #90a0ce
      ΔE = 4.758 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  18. Dulux

    1. 82BB 38/251
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  19. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Autumn Crocus 28-9
      #879fd1
      ΔE = 4.660 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  21. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 4.730 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 5.152 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  22. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 4.751 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #899fcf
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  23. Sikkens

    1. V0.20.60
      #959fcd
      ΔE = 4.811 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  24. Glidden

    1. Fresh Hyacinth / 54BB 41/237
      #99a8d6
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 5.048 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  25. Asian Paints

    1. Classic Vase / 9152
      #99aad9
      ΔE = 4.936 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  26. Crown Paint

    1. 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 4.949 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  27. RAL

    1. RAL 290 70 25
      #a1a6d6
      ΔE = 4.968 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  28. Disney

    1. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 5.015 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  29. Tikkurila

    1. 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 5.038 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  30. Taubmans

    1. Corlette / T08 24-3
      #869cce
      ΔE = 5.056 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  31. Nippon Paint

    1. Purplettes / NP PB 1500 T
      #91a6d3
      ΔE = 5.066 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Spring Crocus / NP PB 1497 T
      #8fa0cc
      ΔE = 5.245 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  32. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  33. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 5.188 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  34. Pascol

    1. Into the Surf PZ4030
      #8da6d4
      ΔE = 5.189 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  35. Scib Paints

    1. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  36. Vista Paint

    1. Roswell
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  37. Berger

    1. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  38. Duron

    1. Lobelia
      #89aadd
      ΔE = 5.242 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  39. Nerolac

    1. Violet Hue - 2362
      #8497cf
      ΔE = 5.248 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  40. Diamond Vogel

    1. Velvet Robe / 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 5.248 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  41. Colortrend

    1. 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 5.248 / LRV ≈ 36.9%

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#8ca3e7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8ca3e7 foreground

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="color: #8ca3e7">…</p>

#8ca3e7 background

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="background-color: #8ca3e7">…</p>

#8ca3e7 shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8ca3e7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9216999
Binary
10001100, 10100011, 11100111
Hexadecimal
#8ca3e7
LRV
≈ 37.5%
Closest short hex
#8ae ΔE = 2.770
RGB
rgb(140, 163, 231)
RGBA
rgba(140, 163, 231, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.262, g: 0.305, b: 0.433
RYB
red: 54.902%, yellow: 62.102%, blue: 90.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7560217 / 0xff8ca3e7
HSL
hsl(225, 65%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 65%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (224.835), saturation: 39% (0.394), value: 91% (0.906)
HSP
hue: 224.835, saturation: 39.394%, perceived brightness: 65.079%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.646, S: 72.496, L: 67.678
Cubehelix
H: -136.893, S: 0.609, L: 0.641
TSL
T: -2.308, S: 0.103, L: 0.643
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.394), magenta: 29% (0.294), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.094)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 36% (0.361), yellow: 9% (0.094)
XYZ
X: 38.332, Y: 37.538, Z: 80.812
xyY
x: 0.245, y: 0.240, Y: 37.538
CIELab
L: 67.678, a: 8.729, b: -36.806
CIELuv
L: 67.678, u: -14.196, v: -59.805
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.678, C: 37.827, H: 283.342
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.678, C: 61.466, H: 256.646
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.268, a: 4.459, b: -35.315
CIECAM02
J: 57.929, C: 43.461, h: 262.330, Q: 149.954, M: 38.006, s: 50.344, H: 312.307
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.268, jaune: -6.468, green: 0.753
LMS
L: 31.092, M: 37.243, S: 80.096
YCbCr
Y: 156.770, Cb: 161.256, Cr: 113.075
YCoCg
Y: 174.250, Cg: -11.250, Co: 12.250
YDbDr
Y: 163.875, Db: 100.994, Dr: 45.415
YPbPr
Y: 162.997, Pb: 36.645, Pr: -14.628
xvYCC
Y: 155.986, Cb: 160.190, Cr: 115.150
YIQ
Y: 163.875, I: -35.547, Q: 16.294
YUV
Y: 163.875, U: 33.034, V: -20.946
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.298
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 5.796

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