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#8d79c8 Hex Color Code

#8d79c8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8d79c8 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #8d79c8 is comprised of 55.29% red, 47.45% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #8d79c8 has a hue of 255° (degrees), 42% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 444.1 nm.

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#8d79c8 linear gradient to complementary #a8c57c

  1. #8d79c8
  2. #9586bc
  3. #9b92b0
  4. #a09fa4
  5. #a4ac97
  6. #a7b88a
  7. #a8c57c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7361ad
  2. #7c69b6
  3. #8471bf
  4. #8d79c8
  5. #9681d1
  6. #9f8ada
  7. #a892e3

Tones

  1. #8d79c8
  2. #9180c2
  3. #9586bb
  4. #998db5
  5. #9c94ae
  6. #9f9aa8
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#8d79c8 to white

  1. #8d79c8
  2. #a18ed1
  3. #b4a4db
  4. #c7bae4
  5. #dad1ed
  6. #ece8f6
  7. #ffffff

#8d79c8 to black

  1. #8d79c8
  2. #7464a4
  3. #5c5080
  4. #463c5f
  5. #302a40
  6. #1c1923
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2715
      #8f7dcf
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. ★ 2101 U
      #8e7dd2
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Moody Blue V65-077-289
      #8378c7
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. True V V64-080-297
      #8e72c7
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Bell Flower P2-C2-1
      #8874c0
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Grandmas Favourite P3-C2-1
      #947cc0
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  4. Caparol

    1. 70 15 280 / Lavendel 90
      #8078cc
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 22.4%

#8d79c8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8d79c8 foreground

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

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #8d79c8">…</p>

#8d79c8 background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #8d79c8">…</p>

#8d79c8 shadow

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8d79c8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9271752
Binary
10001101, 01111001, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#8d79c8
LRV
≈ 23.5%
Closest short hex
#87c ΔE = 1.447
RGB
rgb(141, 121, 200)
RGBA
rgba(141, 121, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.305, g: 0.262, b: 0.433
RYB
red: 0.553%, yellow: 0.475%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7505464 / 0xff8d79c8
HSL
hsl(255, 42%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(255, 42%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 255° (255.190), saturation: 40% (0.395), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 255.190, saturation: 39.500%, perceived brightness: 54.195%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 274.059, S: 54.956, L: 55.591
Cubehelix
H: -110.088, S: 0.521, L: 0.532
TSL
T: -3.595, S: 0.103, L: 0.533
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.295), magenta: 40% (0.395), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.447), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 28.245, Y: 23.507, Z: 57.682
xyY
x: 0.258, y: 0.215, Y: 23.507
CIELab
L: 55.591, a: 25.077, b: -38.396
CIELuv
L: 55.591, u: 4.430, v: -62.425
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.591, C: 45.860, H: 303.149
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.591, C: 62.582, H: 274.059
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.484, a: 19.138, b: -36.598
CIECAM02
J: 45.497, C: 44.219, h: 287.860, Q: 132.893, M: 38.669, s: 53.942, H: 326.665
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.334, jaune: -6.965, green: -1.994
LMS
L: 21.429, M: 20.382, S: 57.129
YCbCr
Y: 132.821, Cb: 159.721, Cr: 131.171
YCgCo
Y: 145.750, Cg: -24.750, Co: 20.500
YDbDr
Y: 135.986, Db: 96.307, Dr: -9.517
YPbPr
Y: 130.948, Pb: 37.200, Pr: 6.366
xvYCC
Y: 128.461, Cb: 160.678, Cr: 133.592
YIQ
Y: 135.986, I: -13.465, Q: 28.809
YUV
Y: 135.986, U: 31.503, V: 4.399
Munsell Color System
2.5P 5/10 ΔE = 3.961
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 5.537

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