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Resene Tiebreaker B70-022-264 / #8e97ab Hex Color Code

#8e97ab Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8e97ab is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8e97ab is comprised of 55.69% red, 59.22% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #8e97ab has a hue of 221° (degrees), 15% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.53 nm.

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#8e97ab linear gradient to complementary #a8a391

  1. #8e97ab
  2. #9399a7
  3. #979ba2
  4. #9c9d9e
  5. #a09f9a
  6. #a4a195
  7. #a8a391

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #727b8e
  2. #7b8498
  3. #858ea1
  4. #8e97ab
  5. #98a1b5
  6. #a1aabf
  7. #abb4c9

Tints and Shades

#8e97ab to white

  1. #8e97ab
  2. #a0a8b9
  3. #b3b9c6
  4. #c5cad4
  5. #d8dbe2
  6. #ecedf1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8e97ab to black

  1. #8e97ab
  2. #757c8c
  3. #5d626f
  4. #464952
  5. #303238
  6. #1b1c1f
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Gentle Lavender / T12 38.E9
      #8e97ac
      ΔE = 0.383 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. ★ Deep Space / T145-5
      #8997ac
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 2 246 / Venato 40
      #9098ac
      ΔE = 0.544 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. 2222
      #949cb8
      ΔE = 3.764 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  3. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Tianna's Eyes / KM3094-2
      #8e96a9
      ΔE = 0.545 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Aviation / KM955-M
      #9aa2b7
      ΔE = 4.284 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  4. Sico

    1. ★ 6172-52 Mozart
      #8c97aa
      ΔE = 0.795 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  5. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4227 Approaching Night 70BB 35/108
      #9198ac
      ΔE = 0.799 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Florentine Blue 30BB 32/139
      #8094aa
      ΔE = 3.562 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  6. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5920 - Mountains Majesty
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 0.849 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. DE 5822 - Silver Storm
      #8599a8
      ΔE = 4.197 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ London Fog / 686
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 0.849 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Silver Storm / 609
      #8599a8
      ΔE = 4.197 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.09.18
      #8b97ab
      ΔE = 0.910 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. 51.09.18
      #9495ab
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Norwegian Night X87R184C
      #8b98ad
      ΔE = 1.149 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Rapier Steel X100R209C
      #91989f
      ΔE = 4.982 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  10. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Pencil Skirt Grey
      #8e97a8
      ΔE = 1.156 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. Blue Gravel
      #9197a0
      ΔE = 4.144 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  11. Ford

    1. ★ Platinum
      #8a95a7
      ΔE = 1.441 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Nimbus
      #8d98a4
      ΔE = 3.338 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  12. Nerolac

    1. ★ Fountain Creek - 2998
      #919bad
      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. Shush Purple - 4218
      #9693ad
      ΔE = 4.510 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  13. Glidden

    1. ★ Byzantine Blue / 50BB 32/117
      #9399b0
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Cotton Flannel / PPG1171-5
      #9090a2
      ΔE = 3.424 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  14. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-39-4 Violet Illusion
      #8f9bb3
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. 4-37-4 Moon Shadow
      #889cb2
      ΔE = 3.233 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  15. Bristol

    1. ★ Violet Veil / P104-C5
      #9597ab
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Gravel Path / P231-N5
      #8d939d
      ΔE = 4.072 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  16. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4894
      #9496a7
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. 2106
      #8c98b4
      ΔE = 3.017 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  17. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6398
      #9498a7
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. 5387
      #7d92a3
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  18. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dried Lavender - 9072
      #8595aa
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. Dusty Heather - 9073
      #8990a3
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  19. Behr

    1. Violet Shadow 620F-4
      #8c91a4
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. Monarchy S560-4
      #9093ae
      ΔE = 3.534 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  20. Earthpaint

    1. 4-40-4 Far Away
      #8c91a6
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. 3-40-4 Lilac Sachet
      #8b90af
      ΔE = 4.989 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  21. Benjamin Moore

    1. Flower Box / CSP-530
      #8791a5
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. Coastline / AF-570
      #929ea9
      ΔE = 4.461 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  22. Laura Ashley

    1. 1415 Lavender Pebble
      #979aad
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  23. Coronado Paint

    1. 7192 - Barrymore
      #9294aa
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. 7232 - Purpley Puff
      #98a4b4
      ΔE = 4.990 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  24. KILZ

    1. Hailstorm / B792
      #919bb4
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Sea Lavender / B771
      #919eb8
      ΔE = 3.414 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  25. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3010-R80B
      #9397a5
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. S 3010-R90B
      #8f98a4
      ΔE = 3.114 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  26. CIL

    1. Joann's Jewel
      #9495ab
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. Picton
      #9f9dab
      ΔE = 4.864 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  27. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Tip / NP N 1969 T
      #939eb0
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. Sequined Scarf / NP PB 1469 T
      #9593ab
      ΔE = 3.871 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  28. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Geneva Blue 28-8
      #8e9bb5
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. Steel 28-22
      #8b97a1
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  29. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Silver
      #849aad
      ΔE = 3.821 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  30. Levis

    1. Atl Soleil B8
      #8699ad
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Shady Purple A40
      #8599b4
      ΔE = 3.585 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  31. Wattyl

    1. Acapulco Violet / D79W
      #8492aa
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  32. New Look

    1. Dynamic Duo / F30-09
      #8492aa
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  33. Sikkens

    1. T3.14.55
      #8497ac
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. S8.12.55
      #8297a6
      ΔE = 4.559 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  34. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-e5
      #959bb4
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. 33-e5
      #8ea3bb
      ΔE = 5.037 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  35. Albany Paint

    1. French Blue
      #8d9cb6
      ΔE = 3.004 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  36. Crayola

    1. Manatee
      #8d90a1
      ΔE = 3.026 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  37. Matthews Paint

    1. Silver Blue Met. / 23839
      #8e96a2
      ΔE = 3.084 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Mysteria Blue Met. / 23002
      #9992a7
      ΔE = 5.029 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  38. Peintures MF

    1. Sparte
      #979fb3
      ΔE = 3.115 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Peau d'éléphant
      #9299a0
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  39. Dulux

    1. 30BB 32/139
      #879bb0
      ΔE = 3.145 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. 90BB 34/167
      #999bb9
      ΔE = 5.069 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  40. Martha Stewart Living

    1. June Iris B10
      #8b9db5
      ΔE = 3.160 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Pale Violet B11
      #919eab
      ΔE = 3.926 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  41. Ralph Lauren

    1. Bellflower Blue / RLVM282
      #8699ab
      ΔE = 3.180 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  42. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8b9bb6
      ΔE = 3.185 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Barrymore / 7192
      #9b9db1
      ΔE = 3.514 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  43. Sto

    1. 34321
      #989fb2
      ΔE = 3.218 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. 34421
      #98a2b6
      ΔE = 4.092 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  44. Dutch Boy

    1. Silicon Valley
      #9599a5
      ΔE = 3.273 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Everlasting Lavender
      #99a0b2
      ΔE = 3.612 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  45. Volkswagen

    1. Marathon Blue
      #8498ab
      ΔE = 3.304 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Silver Blue
      #7f94b2
      ΔE = 4.804 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  46. Porter Paints

    1. Blueberry Muffin / 547-5
      #8290a6
      ΔE = 3.339 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. Prophetic Sea / 546-5
      #828b9c
      ΔE = 4.810 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  47. Auro

    1. Artichoke
      #8890aa
      ΔE = 3.413 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  48. Resene

    1. Santas Grey B69-015-278
      #9998a7
      ΔE = 3.550 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Grey Suit B69-016-281
      #9391a0
      ΔE = 4.008 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  49. Diamond Vogel

    1. North Sea / 0625
      #8c9fb4
      ΔE = 3.630 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Lavender Spectacle / 1283
      #9a97b0
      ΔE = 4.398 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  50. ECOS Paints

    1. North Sea (0625)
      #8c9fb4
      ΔE = 3.630 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Lavender Spectacle (1283)
      #9a97b0
      ΔE = 4.398 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  51. Olympic

    1. Violet Verbena C45-4
      #868da1
      ΔE = 3.723 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Fresh Lavender B45-4
      #8a93b2
      ΔE = 4.376 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  52. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Coast Of Maine / PPG10-20
      #939da9
      ΔE = 3.776 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. Wando Inlet Chs-39
      #8697a2
      ΔE = 4.917 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  53. General Paint

    1. Purple Haze / CL 2364D
      #7f92aa
      ΔE = 3.837 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Nova / CL 2374D
      #8295b5
      ΔE = 4.972 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  54. RAL

    1. RAL 260 60 10
      #8391a0
      ΔE = 3.912 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. RAL 250 60 10
      #7f92a0
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  55. Dupont

    1. CAS940
      #8093a5
      ΔE = 3.927 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  56. Crown Diamond

    1. 7354-42 Subtle Lavender
      #8094af
      ΔE = 3.998 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 7326-52 Satin Gown
      #7f9ab2
      ΔE = 4.777 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  57. Ressource Peintures

    1. SC222
      #909eab
      ΔE = 4.049 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. Là-haut / RG09
      #859fb6
      ΔE = 4.919 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  58. Dulux Australia

    1. Classic Blue / GR15
      #91969f
      ΔE = 4.160 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Sapphire Blue / G85
      #8597b8
      ΔE = 5.076 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  59. Beckers

    1. Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 4.161 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  60. Jotun

    1. 4624 / Varm Blå
      #90969f
      ΔE = 4.167 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  61. Pantone / PMS

    1. 5425
      #8599a8
      ΔE = 4.197 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. 7544
      #8a9199
      ΔE = 5.197 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  62. Chrysler

    1. Silver Star
      #8d99a3
      ΔE = 4.304 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Blue
      #7e8da4
      ΔE = 4.584 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  63. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5232T Gray Grape
      #7e96ab
      ΔE = 4.356 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. 5222T Blue Sideboard
      #809ab2
      ΔE = 4.538 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  64. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 22 B 21 - Kashmir
      #9797a1
      ΔE = 4.370 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  65. Teknos

    1. GBI048
      #869eb4
      ΔE = 4.374 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  66. Colortrend

    1. 1283
      #9a97b0
      ΔE = 4.398 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. 0589
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 4.775 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  67. Tollens

    1. T2148-6
      #87909b
      ΔE = 4.561 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
    2. T2008-3
      #92a1bd
      ΔE = 4.730 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  68. Limestrong

    1. Moonstone Shade F
      #919da7
      ΔE = 4.649 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Vauxite Shade D
      #959ca4
      ΔE = 4.886 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  69. Disney

    1. P5-2 Eeyore's Blues
      #879eba
      ΔE = 4.698 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  70. Duron

    1. Downing Slate
      #868c9a
      ΔE = 4.726 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Bracing Blue
      #7c91ae
      ΔE = 5.136 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  71. Little Greene

    1. James
      #8597a3
      ΔE = 4.777 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  72. Toyo Ink

    1. CF11037
      #8a8e99
      ΔE = 4.788 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  73. Berger

    1. barry more / 7192
      #9a96b0
      ΔE = 4.796 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Madison Grey / 8256
      #959da5
      ΔE = 5.063 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  74. Vista Paint

    1. Barrymore
      #9a96b0
      ΔE = 4.796 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Brookview
      #8e9ca6
      ΔE = 4.802 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  75. Scib Paints

    1. barry more / 7192
      #9a96b0
      ΔE = 4.796 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Madison Grey / 8256
      #959da5
      ΔE = 5.063 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  76. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 6302 B
      #8ca2b7
      ΔE = 4.842 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R60B
      #9ca2ba
      ΔE = 4.847 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  77. Asian Paints

    1. Rum & Raisin / 7224
      #8b92b2
      ΔE = 4.920 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. Pale Orchid / 7231
      #818aa1
      ΔE = 5.046 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  78. AMC

    1. Marlin Silver
      #989ca4
      ΔE = 4.941 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Light Baltic
      #7990a7
      ΔE = 5.223 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  79. Clark+Kensington

    1. Speed Dial / 41B-4
      #9791a8
      ΔE = 4.951 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Silver Rose / 40A-3
      #a0a0b6
      ΔE = 5.058 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  80. Audi

    1. Akoya Silver Metallic / 2S, 2S2S, LY7H
      #99a1ac
      ΔE = 4.990 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  81. Devoe Paint

    1. Pure Orchid / 90BB 36/188
      #9c9cb8
      ΔE = 5.087 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Beyond Blue / 70BB 28/080
      #8e8f98
      ΔE = 5.249 / LRV ≈ 27.7%

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#8e97ab background

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9344939
Binary
10001110, 10010111, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#8e97ab
LRV
≈ 30.8%
Closest short hex
#89a ΔE = 2.889
RGB
rgb(142, 151, 171)
RGBA
rgba(142, 151, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.306, g: 0.325, b: 0.369
RYB
red: 55.686%, yellow: 58.380%, blue: 67.059%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7432277 / 0xff8e97ab
HSL
hsl(221, 15%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 15%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.379), saturation: 17% (0.170), value: 67% (0.671)
HSP
hue: 221.379, saturation: 16.959%, perceived brightness: 59.145%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.229, S: 18.220, L: 62.359
Cubehelix
H: -140.581, S: 0.180, L: 0.590
TSL
T: -2.160, S: 0.038, L: 0.591
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.170), magenta: 12% (0.117), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.329)
CMY
cyan: 44% (0.443), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 33% (0.329)
XYZ
X: 29.571, Y: 30.824, Z: 42.912
xyY
x: 0.286, y: 0.298, Y: 30.824
CIELab
L: 62.359, a: 1.049, b: -11.533
CIELuv
L: 62.359, u: -5.888, v: -17.326
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.359, C: 11.581, H: 275.197
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.359, C: 18.299, H: 251.229
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.519, a: -2.085, b: -6.963
CIECAM02
J: 52.383, C: 16.850, h: 257.411, Q: 142.595, M: 14.735, s: 32.146, H: 309.747
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.141, jaune: -2.060, green: 0.481
LMS
L: 27.943, M: 31.779, S: 42.707
YCbCr
Y: 145.356, Cb: 138.112, Cr: 122.629
YCoCg
Y: 153.750, Cg: -2.750, Co: 28.250
YDbDr
Y: 150.589, Db: 30.710, Dr: 16.337
YPbPr
Y: 150.523, Pb: 11.035, Pr: -5.420
xvYCC
Y: 145.273, Cb: 137.693, Cr: 123.239
YIQ
Y: 150.589, I: -11.787, Q: 4.320
YUV
Y: 150.589, U: 10.046, V: -7.535
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/4 ΔE = 1.929
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 11.552

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