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#8e72c8 Hex Color Code

#8e72c8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8e72c8 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #8e72c8 is comprised of 55.69% red, 44.71% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #8e72c8 has a hue of 260° (degrees), 44% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 426.42 nm.

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#8e72c8 linear gradient to complementary #9fc971

  1. #8e72c8
  2. #9581bb
  3. #9a8fad
  4. #9e9e9f
  5. #a0ac91
  6. #a0bb82
  7. #9fc971

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #755bae
  2. #7d62b7
  3. #856abf
  4. #8e72c8
  5. #977ad1
  6. #9f82da
  7. #a88ae3

Tones

  1. #8e72c8
  2. #9279c1
  3. #9581ba
  4. #9888b3
  5. #9a8fac
  6. #9c96a4
  7. #9d9d9d

Tints and Shades

#8e72c8 to white

  1. #8e72c8
  2. #a288d1
  3. #b59fdb
  4. #c8b7e4
  5. #daceed
  6. #ede6f6
  7. #ffffff

#8e72c8 to black

  1. #8e72c8
  2. #755ea4
  3. #5d4b80
  4. #46395f
  5. #302840
  6. #1c1823
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ True V V64-080-297
      #8e72c7
      ΔE = 0.181 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. ★ Lilac Bush V64-080-301
      #9470c4
      ΔE = 1.615 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2665 U
      #8c6fca
      ΔE = 1.210 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. 265 XGC
      #9571bd
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Bell Flower P2-C2-1
      #8874c0
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Nemesis P2-B1-4
      #886ccc
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 71 14 290 / Ultram.violett Hell 10
      #8470cc
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. 44/13
      #886ccc
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 20.3%

#8e72c8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8e72c8 foreground

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="color: #8e72c8">…</p>

#8e72c8 background

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #8e72c8">…</p>

#8e72c8 shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8e72c8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9335496
Binary
10001110, 01110010, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#8e72c8
LRV
≈ 22.0%
Closest short hex
#87c ΔE = 2.214
RGB
rgb(142, 114, 200)
RGBA
rgba(142, 114, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.311, g: 0.250, b: 0.439
RYB
red: 0.557%, yellow: 0.447%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7441720 / 0xff8e72c8
HSL
hsl(260, 44%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(260, 44%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 260° (259.535), saturation: 43% (0.430), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 259.535, saturation: 43.000%, perceived brightness: 52.931%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 276.463, S: 56.840, L: 53.980
Cubehelix
H: -106.069, S: 0.559, L: 0.517
TSL
T: -3.781, S: 0.116, L: 0.518
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 43% (0.430), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 44% (0.443), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 27.595, Y: 21.955, Z: 57.416
xyY
x: 0.258, y: 0.205, Y: 21.955
CIELab
L: 53.980, a: 29.447, b: -40.926
CIELuv
L: 53.980, u: 7.546, v: -66.615
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.980, C: 50.419, H: 305.736
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.980, C: 67.041, H: 276.463
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.856, a: 23.126, b: -39.852
CIECAM02
J: 43.960, C: 47.010, h: 291.470, Q: 130.628, M: 41.109, s: 56.099, H: 328.853
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.360, jaune: -7.475, green: -2.585
LMS
L: 20.330, M: 18.203, S: 56.845
YCbCr
Y: 129.550, Cb: 161.610, Cr: 134.186
YCgCo
Y: 142.500, Cg: -28.500, Co: 21.000
YDbDr
Y: 132.176, Db: 102.038, Dr: -18.662
YPbPr
Y: 126.156, Pb: 39.780, Pr: 10.044
xvYCC
Y: 124.346, Cb: 162.944, Cr: 136.823
YIQ
Y: 132.176, I: -10.949, Q: 32.678
YUV
Y: 132.176, U: 33.378, V: 8.619
Munsell Color System
2.5P 5/10 ΔE = 4.206
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 7.291

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