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#8e78a9 Hex Color Code

#8e78a9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8e78a9 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #8e78a9 is comprised of 55.69% red, 47.06% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #8e78a9 has a hue of 267° (degrees), 22% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 564.42 nm.

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#8e78a9 linear gradient to complementary #8fa879

  1. #8e78a9
  2. #9080a1
  3. #91889a
  4. #919092
  5. #91988a
  6. #90a082
  7. #8fa879

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #756090
  2. #7e6898
  3. #8670a1
  4. #8e78a9
  5. #9680b2
  6. #9f88ba
  7. #a790c3

Tones

  1. #8e78a9
  2. #8f7ca5
  3. #9080a1
  4. #90859d
  5. #918999
  6. #918d95
  7. #919191

Tints and Shades

#8e78a9 to white

  1. #8e78a9
  2. #a08db7
  3. #b3a3c5
  4. #c6b9d3
  5. #d9d0e2
  6. #ece7f0
  7. #ffffff

#8e78a9 to black

  1. #8e78a9
  2. #75638b
  3. #5d4f6d
  4. #463c51
  5. #302a37
  6. #1b181f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 266 UP
      #8e77a8
      ΔE = 0.388 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. ★ P 96-12 U
      #917ba4
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Doves Delight P4-D2-1
      #9078ac
      ΔE = 0.857 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. ★ Primrose Path P3-D2-1
      #8878a8
      ΔE = 1.560 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  3. Sico

    1. ★ 6025-53 Monet's Violet
      #8b79ae
      ΔE = 1.550 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  4. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7348-53 Monet's Violet
      #8b79ae
      ΔE = 1.550 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  5. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Regal Jewel
      #8c75a2
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  6. Berger

    1. ★ Regal Jewel / 7150
      #8c75a2
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  7. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Regal Jewel / 7150
      #8c75a2
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  8. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10488
      #9179a4
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ Velvet Ribbon 5
      #9477ac
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. ★ Lavender Blossom 1
      #8876a0
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  10. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Grape Scot!
      #8f7ab1
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  11. Disney

    1. ★ 2C-10-3 Dreams Come True
      #8b7ba7
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  12. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3040-R50B
      #937aa6
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 10 320 / Viola 45
      #9074a4
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. 01/18
      #9080b0
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  14. General Paint

    1. ★ Sleepless / CLV 1174N
      #9477a6
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  15. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Regal Jewel / KM3023-3
      #8e7aa3
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  16. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Charmed Violet / 1398
      #947ab1
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  17. Behr

    1. ★ 650B-6 Elite Wisteria
      #9177a2
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6312
      #947ba7
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  19. Taubmans

    1. ★ Bougainvillea / T12 35.G5
      #947db0
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Grape Parfait / T12 35.G3
      #9473a5
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  20. Bristol

    1. ★ Bougainvillea / P096-C6
      #947db0
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Grape Parfait / P094-W6
      #9473a5
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  21. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5963 - Smashed Grape
      #8775a1
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  22. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Smashed Grape / 624
      #8775a1
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  23. Little Greene

    1. ★ Popper
      #877aa8
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  24. Olympic

    1. ★ Grape Parfait A43-5
      #8575a6
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  25. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7173D Dauphine Red
      #8e72a3
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  26. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-41-5 Violet Harmony
      #8879b0
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  27. ICI Paints

    1. Purple Passion 41RB 24/309
      #9072a7
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  28. RAL

    1. RAL 4011 / Pearl violet
      #8673a1
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  29. CIL

    1. Purple Passion
      #987bae
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  30. Valspar Paint

    1. Thistle
      #8b7eab
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  31. Brillux

    1. 48.15.21
      #8c78b4
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 22.3%

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#8e78a9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8e78a9 foreground

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="color: #8e78a9">…</p>

#8e78a9 background

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="background-color: #8e78a9">…</p>

#8e78a9 shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8e78a9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9337001
Binary
10001110, 01111000, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#8e78a9
LRV
≈ 22.0%
Closest short hex
#87a ΔE = 1.604
RGB
rgb(142, 120, 169)
RGBA
rgba(142, 120, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.329, g: 0.278, b: 0.392
RYB
red: 0.557%, yellow: 0.471%, blue: 0.663%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7440215 / 0xff8e78a9
HSL
hsl(267, 22%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(267, 22%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 267° (266.939), saturation: 29% (0.290), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 266.939, saturation: 28.994%, perceived brightness: 52.229%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 282.887, S: 31.279, L: 54.078
Cubehelix
H: -99.059, S: 0.315, L: 0.518
TSL
T: -4.074, S: 0.074, L: 0.518
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.160), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 44% (0.443), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 25.032, Y: 22.048, Z: 40.465
xyY
x: 0.286, y: 0.252, Y: 22.048
CIELab
L: 54.078, a: 18.433, b: -22.968
CIELuv
L: 54.078, u: 8.438, v: -36.883
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.078, C: 29.451, H: 308.749
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.078, C: 37.836, H: 282.887
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.956, a: 12.985, b: -18.226
CIECAM02
J: 44.109, C: 30.152, h: 298.792, Q: 130.851, M: 26.367, s: 44.889, H: 333.425
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.240, jaune: -4.206, green: -1.935
LMS
L: 21.244, M: 20.062, S: 40.169
YCbCr
Y: 129.536, Cb: 146.255, Cr: 134.179
YCgCo
Y: 137.750, Cg: -17.750, Co: 28.750
YDbDr
Y: 132.164, Db: 55.417, Dr: -18.693
YPbPr
Y: 128.214, Pb: 21.970, Pr: 8.746
xvYCC
Y: 126.113, Cb: 147.299, Cr: 135.683
YIQ
Y: 132.164, I: -2.636, Q: 19.898
YUV
Y: 132.164, U: 18.128, V: 8.630
Munsell Color System
2.5P 5/8 ΔE = 2.232
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 8.588

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