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#8e97a9 Hex Color Code

#8e97a9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8e97a9 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #8e97a9 is comprised of 55.69% red, 59.22% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #8e97a9 has a hue of 220° (degrees), 14% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.15 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#8e97a9 linear gradient to complementary #a7a090

  1. #8e97a9
  2. #9398a5
  3. #979aa1
  4. #9b9b9d
  5. #9f9d98
  6. #a39e94
  7. #a7a090

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #727b8c
  2. #7b8496
  3. #858e9f
  4. #8e97a9
  5. #98a1b3
  6. #a1aabd
  7. #abb4c7

Tints and Shades

#8e97a9 to white

  1. #8e97a9
  2. #a0a8b7
  3. #b3b9c5
  4. #c5cad3
  5. #d8dbe2
  6. #ecedf0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8e97a9 to black

  1. #8e97a9
  2. #757c8b
  3. #5d626d
  4. #464951
  5. #303237
  6. #1b1c1f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Pencil Skirt Grey
      #8e97a8
      ΔE = 0.398 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  2. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Tianna's Eyes / KM3094-2
      #8e96a9
      ΔE = 0.613 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  3. Sico

    1. ★ 6172-52 Mozart
      #8c97aa
      ΔE = 0.655 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Tiebreaker B70-022-264
      #8e97ab
      ΔE = 0.792 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 2 246 / Venato 40
      #9098ac
      ΔE = 1.028 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. ★ Atlas / Atlas F3
      #8894a8
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  6. Ford

    1. ★ Platinum
      #8a95a7
      ΔE = 1.091 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Nimbus
      #8d98a4
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4227 Approaching Night 70BB 35/108
      #9198ac
      ΔE = 1.224 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Byzantine Blue 50BB 32/117
      #8691a5
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Mesmerize X86R194C
      #9197a6
      ΔE = 1.359 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. ★ Peri Wink R182C
      #9197ad
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ London Fog / 686
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 1.418 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  10. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5920 - Mountains Majesty
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 1.418 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  11. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7356-52 Queen
      #9095a4
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  12. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.09.18
      #929aaf
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 57.06.18
      #909ba8
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6398
      #9498a7
      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. 6152
      #939ca9
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  14. KILZ

    1. ★ Romantic Ravenna / B761
      #8b94aa
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  15. Behr

    1. ★ Illusive Lilac FF84-3
      #939baa
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. Charisma Blue FF77-2
      #8a99a7
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  16. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Bangor Blue / 50BB 33/164
      #8d9ab0
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Florentine Blue / 30BB 32/139
      #8b9bab
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3010-R80B
      #9397a5
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. S 3010-R90B
      #8f98a4
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 10250 C
      #919cac
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 2164 U
      #8697a9
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  19. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4894
      #9496a7
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  20. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Grey Sky / 30BB 32/067
      #9399a6
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Byzantine Blue / 50BB 32/117
      #9399b0
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  21. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 313
      #969cad
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. 5192T Faded Lilac
      #979aaf
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  22. Bristol

    1. Smokey Tone / P229-N5
      #959ba9
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Violet Veil / P104-C5
      #9597ab
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  23. Taubmans

    1. Smokey Tone / T12 41.E10
      #959ba9
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Violet Veil / T12 38.E10
      #9597ab
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  24. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dried Lavender - 9072
      #8595aa
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. Dusty Heather - 9073
      #8990a3
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  25. Benjamin Moore

    1. Flower Box / CSP-530
      #8791a5
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  26. Laura Ashley

    1. 1415 Lavender Pebble
      #979aad
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  27. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Tip / NP N 1969 T
      #939eb0
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. Glass Bottle / NP N 1959 T
      #969aa6
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  28. Earthpaint

    1. 4-40-4 Far Away
      #8c91a6
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  29. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-39-4 Violet Illusion
      #8f9bb3
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  30. Dutch Boy

    1. Silicon Valley
      #9599a5
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  31. CIL

    1. Florentine Blue
      #899bb0
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  32. Levis

    1. Atl Soleil B8
      #8699ad
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  33. GM / General Motors

    1. Starlight
      #919dab
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  34. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / FS078
      #919ba7
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4010-R70B
      #9099a4
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  35. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Purplish Gray 30-24
      #9494a5
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  36. Coronado Paint

    1. 7192 - Barrymore
      #9294aa
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  37. Crayola

    1. Manatee
      #8d90a1
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  38. Ralph Lauren

    1. Bellflower Blue / RLVM282
      #8699ab
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  39. Sikkens

    1. T3.14.55
      #8497ac
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  40. Dulux

    1. Midnight Iris 2
      #9194ab
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 30.1%

#8e97a9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8e97a9 foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #8e97a9">…</p>

#8e97a9 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #8e97a9">…</p>

#8e97a9 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8e97a9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9344937
Binary
10001110, 10010111, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#8e97a9
LRV
≈ 30.7%
Closest short hex
#89a ΔE = 2.468
RGB
rgb(142, 151, 169)
RGBA
rgba(142, 151, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.307, g: 0.327, b: 0.366
RYB
red: 55.686%, yellow: 58.333%, blue: 66.275%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7432279 / 0xff8e97a9
HSL
hsl(220, 14%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 14%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.000), saturation: 16% (0.160), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 220.000, saturation: 15.976%, perceived brightness: 59.044%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 249.699, S: 16.488, L: 62.294
Cubehelix
H: -142.104, S: 0.166, L: 0.589
TSL
T: -2.102, S: 0.036, L: 0.590
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.160), magenta: 11% (0.107), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 44% (0.443), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 29.382, Y: 30.748, Z: 41.915
xyY
x: 0.288, y: 0.301, Y: 30.748
CIELab
L: 62.294, a: 0.602, b: -10.500
CIELuv
L: 62.294, u: -5.797, v: -15.670
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.294, C: 10.517, H: 273.279
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.294, C: 16.707, H: 249.699
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.451, a: -2.458, b: -6.002
CIECAM02
J: 52.316, C: 15.720, h: 255.494, Q: 142.504, M: 13.747, s: 31.059, H: 308.766
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.135, jaune: -1.882, green: 0.510
LMS
L: 27.933, M: 31.778, S: 41.726
YCbCr
Y: 145.160, Cb: 137.234, Cr: 122.771
YCgCo
Y: 153.250, Cg: -2.250, Co: 28.750
YDbDr
Y: 150.361, Db: 28.044, Dr: 15.903
YPbPr
Y: 150.379, Pb: 10.035, Pr: -5.328
xvYCC
Y: 145.149, Cb: 136.815, Cr: 123.320
YIQ
Y: 150.361, I: -11.144, Q: 3.697
YUV
Y: 150.361, U: 9.174, V: -7.335
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/4 ΔE = 2.456
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 10.558

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