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#8e8c9a Hex Color Code

#8e8c9a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8e8c9a is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #8e8c9a is comprised of 55.69% red, 54.9% green and 60.39% blue. In the HSL color space #8e8c9a has a hue of 249° (degrees), 6% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 452.9 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #74727f
  2. #7c7a88
  3. #858391
  4. #8e8c9a
  5. #9795a3
  6. #a09eac
  7. #a9a7b6

Tints and Shades

#8e8c9a to white

  1. #8e8c9a
  2. #a09eaa
  3. #b2b1bb
  4. #c5c4cb
  5. #d8d7dc
  6. #ebebee
  7. #ffffff

#8e8c9a to black

  1. #8e8c9a
  2. #75737f
  3. #5d5b64
  4. #46454b
  5. #302f33
  6. #1b1b1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sico

    1. ★ 6174-52 A Simpler Time
      #8e8a98
      ΔE = 0.907 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ Basalt 13
      #8c8c9c
      ΔE = 1.067 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. 65 2 37 / Ferro 35
      #908c94
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 8160 C
      #8a8b99
      ΔE = 1.185 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. 8120 C
      #908898
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Sapphire Silver
      #8b8998
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  5. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Garden Beauty / 7183
      #908f9e
      ΔE = 1.217 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Pandora's Purple / 7143
      #8d8698
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Silver Sage
      #8b8b97
      ΔE = 1.232 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Gray
      #888697
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  7. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Slaanesh Grey
      #8e8c97
      ΔE = 1.256 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  8. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF11038
      #8a8b98
      ΔE = 1.278 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. CF10703
      #858b98
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  9. Olympic

    1. ★ Tin Lizzie D42-4
      #8f8b96
      ΔE = 1.480 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Pale Purple C42-4
      #978d9d
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  10. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Beekman / RLUL204
      #8e8d97
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  11. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-42-4 Claret Shadow
      #928d98
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. 5-43-4 Cinderella
      #968e9c
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  12. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4895
      #888998
      ΔE = 1.748 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentle Grape - 9074
      #908a9b
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ 640F-5 Ash Violet
      #8f8ea0
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. 620F-4 Violet Shadow
      #868b9d
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Flannel Pajamas 545-5
      #8b8d98
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. ★ Tin Lizzie 542-5
      #928a98
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Amethyst Stone / T08 97-3
      #8b8c9e
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. ★ Cotton Flannel / T12 39.F11
      #9391a0
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  17. Sto

    1. ★ 34232
      #898795
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 34432
      #868d9b
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  18. Resene

    1. ★ Grey Suit B69-016-281
      #9391a0
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  19. Zoffany

    1. ★ Grey Violet
      #958f9d
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Tin Lizzie / 542-5
      #928a98
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. Cotton Flannel / 544-5
      #9090a2
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  21. Duron

    1. ★ Special Gray
      #928a97
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Downing Slate
      #868c9a
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  22. Sikkens

    1. ★ W6.07.53
      #938b9b
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. W0.05.55
      #9793a0
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  23. Dulux

    1. Pressed Thistle
      #8c909d
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  24. Vista Paint

    1. Garden Beauty
      #8d899c
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  25. Scib Paints

    1. Garden Beauty / 7183
      #8d899c
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  26. Berger

    1. Garden Beauty / 7183
      #8d899c
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  27. Crayola

    1. Manatee
      #8d90a1
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  28. Benjamin Moore

    1. Faded Violet / CSP-455
      #8e90a2
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. Irises / 1440
      #858a9b
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  29. Devoe Paint

    1. Beyond Blue / 70BB 28/080
      #8e8f98
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  30. Bristol

    1. Violet Verbena / P101-C5
      #8c8ca0
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  31. Coronado Paint

    1. 7183 - Garden Beauty
      #868696
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  32. Levis

    1. Shady Purple B40
      #9693a1
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  33. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6399
      #908a9e
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  34. General Paint

    1. String Quartet / CL 2394D
      #848895
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  35. Kelly-Moore

    1. Garden Beauty / KM3046-2
      #9793a1
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  36. ICI Paints

    1. Opera House 10RB 28/055
      #898790
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Beyond Blue 70BB 28/080
      #848996
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  37. Ford

    1. Rosemetal
      #8d8b92
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 26.2%

#8e8c9a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8e8c9a foreground

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #8e8c9a">…</p>

#8e8c9a background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #8e8c9a">…</p>

#8e8c9a shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8e8c9a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9342106
Binary
10001110, 10001100, 10011010
Hexadecimal
#8e8c9a
LRV
≈ 26.8%
Closest short hex
#889 ΔE = 2.119
RGB
rgb(142, 140, 154)
RGBA
rgba(142, 140, 154, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.326, g: 0.321, b: 0.353
RYB
red: 0.557%, yellow: 0.549%, blue: 0.604%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7435110 / 0xff8e8c9a
HSL
hsl(249, 6%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(249, 6%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 249° (248.571), saturation: 9% (0.091), value: 60% (0.604)
HSP
hue: 248.571, saturation: 9.091%, perceived brightness: 55.788%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 271.522, S: 10.308, L: 58.826
Cubehelix
H: -115.979, S: 0.096, L: 0.557
TSL
T: -3.307, S: 0.019, L: 0.558
CMYK
cyan: 8% (0.078), magenta: 9% (0.091), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.396)
CMY
cyan: 44% (0.443), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 40% (0.396)
XYZ
X: 26.365, Y: 26.840, Z: 34.357
xyY
x: 0.301, y: 0.307, Y: 26.840
CIELab
L: 58.826, a: 3.561, b: -7.150
CIELuv
L: 58.826, u: 0.291, v: -10.942
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.826, C: 7.988, H: 296.479
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.826, C: 10.945, H: 271.522
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.807, a: 0.177, b: -3.054
CIECAM02
J: 48.776, C: 10.738, h: 280.299, Q: 137.598, M: 9.390, s: 26.123, H: 322.214
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.125, jaune: -1.350, green: -0.120
LMS
L: 25.271, M: 27.220, S: 34.231
YCbCr
Y: 138.146, Cb: 133.850, Cr: 127.884
YCgCo
Y: 144.000, Cg: -4.000, Co: 32.500
YDbDr
Y: 142.194, Db: 17.762, Dr: 0.372
YPbPr
Y: 141.434, Pb: 6.770, Pr: 0.356
xvYCC
Y: 137.467, Cb: 133.947, Cr: 128.313
YIQ
Y: 142.194, I: -3.306, Q: 4.779
YUV
Y: 142.194, U: 5.811, V: -0.170
Munsell Color System
2.5P 6/2 ΔE = 2.277
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 9.118

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