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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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Color Schemes

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

#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 / #fff

#8e72c8 to black

  1. #8e72c8
  2. #755ea4
  3. #5d4b80
  4. #46395f
  5. #302840
  6. #1c1823
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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%

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#8e72c8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8e72c8 foreground

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #8e72c8">…</p>

#8e72c8 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #8e72c8">…</p>

#8e72c8 shadow

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

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<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: 55.686%, yellow: 44.706%, blue: 78.431%
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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