Encycolorpedia

#8e279a Hex Color Code

#8e279a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8e279a is a medium dark shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #8e279a is comprised of 55.69% red, 15.29% green and 60.39% blue. In the HSL color space #8e279a has a hue of 294° (degrees), 60% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 554.65 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#8e279a linear gradient to complementary #00c107

  1. #8e279a
  2. #8c4d8a
  3. #866879
  4. #7b8067
  5. #6b9653
  6. #51ac3a
  7. #00c107

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7c0f89
  2. #82188f
  3. #882094
  4. #8e279a
  5. #942ea0
  6. #9a34a6
  7. #a03aab

Tones

  1. #8e279a
  2. #883691
  3. #814287
  4. #7a4b7e
  5. #725374
  6. #6a5b6b
  7. #616161

Tints and Shades

#8e279a to white

  1. #8e279a
  2. #a350ab
  3. #b773bc
  4. #ca96cc
  5. #dcb8dd
  6. #eedbee
  7. #ffffff

#8e279a to black

  1. #8e279a
  2. #75247f
  3. #5d2064
  4. #471b4b
  5. #311633
  6. #1c0f1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Leviathan Purple Wash
      #842994
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  2. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Pale Grey Shade Wash (73202)
      #842994
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 254 C
      #981e97
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. 2593
      #85248f
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 8.2%

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

#8e279a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8e279a foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #8e279a">…</p>

#8e279a background

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #8e279a">…</p>

#8e279a shadow

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

Edvard Munch
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8e279a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9316250
Binary
10001110, 00100111, 10011010
Hexadecimal
#8e279a
LRV
≈ 9.5%
Closest short hex
#829 ΔE = 1.826
RGB
rgb(142, 39, 154)
RGBA
rgba(142, 39, 154, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.424, g: 0.116, b: 0.460
RYB
red: 0.557%, yellow: 0.153%, blue: 0.604%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7460966 / 0xff8e279a
HSL
hsl(294, 60%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(294, 60%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 294° (293.739), saturation: 75% (0.747), value: 60% (0.604)
HSP
hue: 293.739, saturation: 74.675%, perceived brightness: 38.474%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 301.163, S: 84.722, L: 36.996
Cubehelix
H: -74.881, S: 0.919, L: 0.324
TSL
T: 5.064, S: 0.315, L: 0.325
CMYK
cyan: 8% (0.078), magenta: 75% (0.747), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.396)
CMY
cyan: 44% (0.443), magenta: 85% (0.847), yellow: 40% (0.396)
XYZ
X: 17.713, Y: 9.536, Z: 31.473
xyY
x: 0.302, y: 0.162, Y: 9.536
CIELab
L: 36.996, a: 57.165, b: -40.865
CIELuv
L: 36.996, u: 38.392, v: -63.486
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 36.996, C: 70.269, H: 324.440
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 36.996, C: 74.191, H: 301.163
Hunter-Lab
L: 30.880, a: 48.347, b: -38.812
CIECAM02
J: 29.184, C: 62.266, h: 323.749, Q: 106.434, M: 54.451, s: 71.526, H: 350.478
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.484, jaune: -8.197, green: -8.576
LMS
L: 11.966, M: 3.916, S: 31.134
YCbCr
Y: 87.242, Cb: 163.241, Cr: 165.052
YCgCo
Y: 93.500, Cg: -54.500, Co: 32.500
YDbDr
Y: 82.907, Db: 106.945, Dr: -112.344
YPbPr
Y: 69.219, Pb: 45.655, Pr: 46.210
xvYCC
Y: 75.447, Cb: 168.105, Cr: 168.592
YIQ
Y: 82.907, I: 24.414, Q: 57.560
YUV
Y: 82.907, U: 34.986, V: 51.844
Munsell Color System
10P 4/12 ΔE = 8.256
Brand Color
Yahoo! ΔE = 8.112

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue