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#8e8cb5 Hex Color Code

#8e8cb5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8e8cb5 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #8e8cb5 is comprised of 55.69% red, 54.9% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #8e8cb5 has a hue of 243° (degrees), 22% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 461.48 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#8e8cb5 linear gradient to complementary #abb091

  1. #8e8cb5
  2. #9492af
  3. #9998a9
  4. #9e9ea3
  5. #a3a49d
  6. #a7aa97
  7. #abb091

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #737199
  2. #7c7aa2
  3. #8583ac
  4. #8e8cb5
  5. #9795bf
  6. #a19ec8
  7. #aaa8d2

Tones

  1. #8e8cb5
  2. #928fb2
  3. #9593ae
  4. #9896ab
  5. #9b9aa8
  6. #9e9da4
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#8e8cb5 to white

  1. #8e8cb5
  2. #a09ec1
  3. #b3b1cd
  4. #c6c4da
  5. #d9d7e6
  6. #ecebf2
  7. #ffffff

#8e8cb5 to black

  1. #8e8cb5
  2. #757394
  3. #5d5b75
  4. #464557
  5. #302f3a
  6. #1b1b20
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 102-11 C
      #8e8db8
      ΔE = 0.695 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. ★ P 104-12 U
      #868bb1
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  2. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bleu pourpre
      #8b8cb3
      ΔE = 1.022 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
    2. ★ Prune
      #8e8aad
      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  3. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Paris Escape / 40D-3
      #8e8dbb
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Retro Glam / 41C-5
      #9891b5
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  4. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1604 Lilac 4
      #948db7
      ΔE = 1.548 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Dewy Iris / 90BB 31/208
      #9490ba
      ΔE = 1.808 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. French Violet / PPG1175-5
      #988eb4
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  6. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4272 Wisteria Bloom 10RB 31/204
      #9089ae
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. ★ 4261 Frill 05RB 34/258
      #928fbe
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  7. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #8987b0
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  8. Sikkens

    1. ★ V6.20.55
      #918ebd
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. ★ W0.15.55
      #978eb5
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  9. Plascon

    1. ★ Downy Dew B7-E2-2
      #8c8cbc
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Broken Shell B6-E2-2
      #888cbc
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #8c90b7
      ΔE = 1.966 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  11. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS676
      #958cb7
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Fresh Lavender / 345-5
      #8f90b4
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. French Violet / 344-5
      #998eb4
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  13. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Falls 6
      #9390b4
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. 90BB 26/227
      #8488af
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-e3
      #9188b2
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. 38-e2
      #988fbb
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Fresh Lavender / PPG1170-5
      #8e90b4
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. French Violet / PPG1175-5
      #988eb4
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  16. Tollens

    1. ★ T2097-3
      #928bba
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. T2097-4
      #8b85ac
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  17. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Brave Purple - 6823
      #968db8
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. Grape Gathering / KM3062-3
      #8886af
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  19. Behr

    1. 630D-5 Wild Wisteria
      #888aad
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. 610B-4 Intuitive
      #8890ba
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  20. KILZ

    1. Violet Velvet / B731
      #8e92ba
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Lavender Glow / B782
      #8e92c1
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  21. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6359
      #8c87ab
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. 6358
      #8f91b2
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  22. Beckers

    1. Dyning 767 / 3021-R92B
      #918dbe
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  23. CIL

    1. Lilac Splendor
      #8587b0
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Boho Chic
      #8f92b7
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  24. Olympic

    1. French Violet B44-4
      #9391b3
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  25. Jotun

    1. 4197 / Celeber
      #8d8fb0
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  26. Benjamin Moore

    1. Violet Stone / 2069-40
      #8f90b1
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  27. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10465
      #9492bf
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  28. General Paint

    1. Thebes / CL 2435D
      #8388b3
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  29. Caparol

    1. 70 5 280 / Lavendel 10
      #9490c0
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. 67 21 218 / Eisenoxidschwarz 35
      #9090b0
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  30. Devoe Paint

    1. Lilac Splendor / 90BB 26/227
      #8787aa
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Boho Chic / 90BB 31/208
      #9291b1
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  31. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R60B
      #8f93b8
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  32. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-R70B
      #8e91c2
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 29.9%

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#8e8cb5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8e8cb5 foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #8e8cb5">…</p>

#8e8cb5 background

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #8e8cb5">…</p>

#8e8cb5 shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8e8cb5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9342133
Binary
10001110, 10001100, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#8e8cb5
LRV
≈ 27.8%
Closest short hex
#88b ΔE = 2.835
RGB
rgb(142, 140, 181)
RGBA
rgba(142, 140, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.307, g: 0.302, b: 0.391
RYB
red: 0.557%, yellow: 0.549%, blue: 0.710%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7435083 / 0xff8e8cb5
HSL
hsl(243, 22%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(243, 22%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 243° (242.927), saturation: 23% (0.227), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 242.927, saturation: 22.652%, perceived brightness: 57.192%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 267.565, S: 32.298, L: 59.746
Cubehelix
H: -120.718, S: 0.291, L: 0.569
TSL
T: -3.069, S: 0.055, L: 0.570
CMYK
cyan: 22% (0.215), magenta: 23% (0.227), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 44% (0.443), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 28.872, Y: 27.843, Z: 47.560
xyY
x: 0.277, y: 0.267, Y: 27.843
CIELab
L: 59.746, a: 9.618, b: -21.151
CIELuv
L: 59.746, u: -1.421, v: -33.426
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.746, C: 23.235, H: 294.452
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.746, C: 33.456, H: 267.565
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.766, a: 5.328, b: -16.504
CIECAM02
J: 49.699, C: 26.732, h: 278.624, Q: 138.894, M: 23.376, s: 41.025, H: 321.252
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.207, jaune: -3.781, green: -0.480
LMS
L: 25.395, M: 27.239, S: 47.236
YCbCr
Y: 140.792, Cb: 145.703, Cr: 125.967
YCgCo
Y: 150.750, Cg: -10.750, Co: 25.750
YDbDr
Y: 145.272, Db: 53.753, Dr: 6.231
YPbPr
Y: 143.378, Pb: 20.270, Pr: -0.886
xvYCC
Y: 139.136, Cb: 145.806, Cr: 127.222
YIQ
Y: 145.272, I: -11.980, Q: 13.179
YUV
Y: 145.272, U: 17.583, V: -2.870
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/6 ΔE = 4.122
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 8.072

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