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#8e96b5 Hex Color Code

#8e96b5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8e96b5 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8e96b5 is comprised of 55.69% red, 58.82% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #8e96b5 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 21% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.96 nm.

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#8e96b5 linear gradient to complementary #b0ac93

  1. #8e96b5
  2. #959aaf
  3. #9b9daa
  4. #a0a1a4
  5. #a6a59f
  6. #aba899
  7. #b0ac93

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #727a98
  2. #7b83a1
  3. #848dab
  4. #8e96b5
  5. #98a0bf
  6. #a1a9c9
  7. #abb3d3

Tints and Shades

#8e96b5 to white

  1. #8e96b5
  2. #a0a7c1
  3. #b3b8cd
  4. #c6c9da
  5. #d9dbe6
  6. #ecedf2
  7. #ffffff

#8e96b5 to black

  1. #8e96b5
  2. #757b94
  3. #5d6275
  4. #464957
  5. #30323a
  6. #1b1c20
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Wild Blue Yonder R169C
      #8e96b7
      ΔE = 0.645 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Peri Wink R182C
      #9197ad
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  2. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 1.159 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Boho Chic / 90BB 31/208
      #9291b1
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  3. Olympic

    1. ★ Fresh Lavender B45-4
      #8a93b2
      ΔE = 1.244 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2107 C
      #9099ba
      ΔE = 1.286 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. P 108-10 U
      #8d96ae
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d4
      #8a94b6
      ΔE = 1.304 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. ★ 35-e4
      #8797b9
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.12.18
      #8a97b8
      ΔE = 1.341 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. 54.15.15
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  7. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 2106
      #8c98b4
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5927 - Charcoal Dust
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 1.686 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Charcoal Dust / 768
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 1.686 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Fresh Lavender / T10 37E-2
      #9193b2
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Skysail Blue / T10 38E-2
      #8391af
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  11. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4249 Pure Orchid 90BB 36/188
      #9195b8
      ΔE = 1.809 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Basin Street Blue 70BB 33/202
      #8492b7
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ 2354
      #9098bc
      ΔE = 1.829 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. 2222
      #949cb8
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  13. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 33/202
      #8d9abc
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. 90BB 34/167
      #999bb9
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  14. CIL

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Boho Chic
      #8f92b7
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  15. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Regal Haze 29-10
      #8c92b5
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Geneva Blue 28-8
      #8e9bb5
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  16. Berger

    1. ★ Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  17. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  18. Vista Paint

    1. ★ King's Court
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  19. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  20. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-4 Lilac Sachet
      #8b90af
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #868faf
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  21. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  22. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7200 - Royal Glimmer
      #8d93b8
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  23. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6118
      #8798ba
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 6357
      #959ebd
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  24. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R60B
      #8f93b8
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R70B
      #8496ba
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  25. Beckers

    1. Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  26. Dulux Australia

    1. Sapphire Blue / G85
      #8597b8
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  27. Tollens

    1. T2095-1
      #9092b6
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  28. Volkswagen

    1. Glacier Blue
      #898fac
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  29. Glidden

    1. Fresh Hyacinth
      #9396ad
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  30. Benjamin Moore

    1. Violet Stone / 2069-40
      #8f90b1
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  31. Ford

    1. Gray
      #8393b2
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  32. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Moon / KM3085-2
      #969db9
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  33. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-42 Pale Purple
      #979dbc
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  34. Jotun

    1. 4197 / Celeber
      #8d8fb0
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  35. Behr

    1. 610D-5 Blueberry Popover
      #8293b4
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Periwinkle Blossom PMD-13
      #8292b3
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  36. Nippon Paint

    1. Evening Dresses / NP PB 1461 T
      #9494ac
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 30.5%

#8e96b5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8e96b5 foreground

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="color: #8e96b5">…</p>

#8e96b5 background

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #8e96b5">…</p>

#8e96b5 shadow

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8e96b5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9344693
Binary
10001110, 10010110, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#8e96b5
LRV
≈ 30.9%
Closest short hex
#89b ΔE = 2.318
RGB
rgb(142, 150, 181)
RGBA
rgba(142, 150, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.300, g: 0.317, b: 0.383
RYB
red: 0.557%, yellow: 0.583%, blue: 0.710%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7432523 / 0xff8e96b5
HSL
hsl(228, 21%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 21%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.692), saturation: 22% (0.215), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 227.692, saturation: 21.547%, perceived brightness: 59.436%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.396, S: 27.556, L: 62.422
Cubehelix
H: -133.989, S: 0.254, L: 0.592
TSL
T: -2.432, S: 0.049, L: 0.593
CMYK
cyan: 22% (0.215), magenta: 17% (0.171), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 44% (0.443), magenta: 41% (0.412), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 30.400, Y: 30.899, Z: 48.070
xyY
x: 0.278, y: 0.283, Y: 30.899
CIELab
L: 62.422, a: 3.912, b: -17.077
CIELuv
L: 62.422, u: -5.901, v: -26.390
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.422, C: 17.520, H: 282.902
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.422, C: 27.042, H: 257.396
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.587, a: 0.343, b: -12.361
CIECAM02
J: 52.446, C: 22.761, h: 265.202, Q: 142.682, M: 19.905, s: 37.350, H: 313.830
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.173, jaune: -3.025, green: 0.269
LMS
L: 27.745, M: 31.355, S: 47.783
YCbCr
Y: 145.832, Cb: 142.793, Cr: 122.287
YCgCo
Y: 155.750, Cg: -5.750, Co: 25.750
YDbDr
Y: 151.142, Db: 44.923, Dr: 17.391
YPbPr
Y: 150.528, Pb: 16.420, Pr: -5.426
xvYCC
Y: 145.277, Cb: 142.424, Cr: 123.234
YIQ
Y: 151.142, I: -14.725, Q: 7.954
YUV
Y: 151.142, U: 14.695, V: -8.020
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/6 ΔE = 2.929
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 10.479

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