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#8e9cce Hex Color Code

#8e9cce Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8e9cce is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8e9cce is comprised of 55.69% red, 61.18% green and 80.78% blue. In the HSL color space #8e9cce has a hue of 227° (degrees), 40% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.91 nm.

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#8e9cce linear gradient to complementary #c1be9b

  1. #8e9cce
  2. #99a1c6
  3. #a2a7bd
  4. #abadb5
  5. #b3b2ad
  6. #bab8a4
  7. #c1be9b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #707faf
  2. #7a88b9
  3. #8492c3
  4. #8e9cce
  5. #98a6d9
  6. #a3b0e3
  7. #adbbee

Tones

  1. #8e9cce
  2. #949fc9
  3. #9aa2c3
  4. #9fa5be
  5. #a5a8b9
  6. #a9abb3
  7. #aeaeae

Tints and Shades

#8e9cce to white

  1. #8e9cce
  2. #a1acd6
  3. #b4bcde
  4. #c7cce7
  5. #daddef
  6. #eceef7
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8e9cce to black

  1. #8e9cce
  2. #7580a8
  3. #5d6584
  4. #464c62
  5. #303341
  6. #1c1d23
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 0.479 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  2. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 0.671 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. ★ Florette / 7215
      #899fcf
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 0.788 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. ★ 2303
      #94a0cc
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 1.153 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. ★ 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c
      #8e9fd0
      ΔE = 1.193 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. 36-e2
      #979fc7
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  6. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 1.440 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Royal Regatta / KM3102-2
      #85a1d6
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  7. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  8. Olympic

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6268
      #879bd1
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. ★ 6028
      #869ad1
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-4 Pageant Song
      #899ac9
      ΔE = 1.560 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  11. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. TSE3-1 Wendy Darling
      #899dc7
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Ice Land B5-D2-2
      #8898cc
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. ★ Shallow Sea B6-D2-2
      #9098cc
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  13. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.20.60
      #959fcd
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3558 C
      #919cd4
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. 7453
      #829cd4
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  15. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. ★ Spring Crocus / NP PB 1497 T
      #8fa0cc
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  16. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.18
      #859acb
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  17. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Phlox / 58BB 33/270
      #8797cc
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  18. Resene

    1. ★ Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  19. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  20. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2040-R70B
      #8ba1d3
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  21. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Autumn Crocus 28-9
      #879fd1
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  22. Taubmans

    1. Romanesque Grape / T10 37B-2
      #989dca
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Shaker Blue / T61-5
      #859ece
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  23. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #979ec9
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  24. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  25. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  26. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  28. Valspar Paint

    1. Enchanted Evening
      #8798c3
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Cadet
      #7f9bd1
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 32.6%

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#8e9cce HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8e9cce foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #8e9cce">…</p>

#8e9cce background

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #8e9cce">…</p>

#8e9cce shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8e9cce">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9346254
Binary
10001110, 10011100, 11001110
Hexadecimal
#8e9cce
LRV
≈ 34.0%
Closest short hex
#89c ΔE = 1.437
RGB
rgb(142, 156, 206)
RGBA
rgba(142, 156, 206, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.282, g: 0.310, b: 0.409
RYB
red: 55.686%, yellow: 60.191%, blue: 80.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7430962 / 0xff8e9cce
HSL
hsl(227, 40%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 40%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.875), saturation: 31% (0.311), value: 81% (0.808)
HSP
hue: 226.875, saturation: 31.068%, perceived brightness: 62.194%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.468, S: 48.359, L: 64.949
Cubehelix
H: -134.806, S: 0.424, L: 0.617
TSL
T: -2.397, S: 0.076, L: 0.618
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.311), magenta: 24% (0.243), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.192)
CMY
cyan: 44% (0.443), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 19% (0.192)
XYZ
X: 34.181, Y: 33.983, Z: 63.139
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.259, Y: 33.983
CIELab
L: 64.949, a: 6.648, b: -27.212
CIELuv
L: 64.949, u: -9.624, v: -43.296
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.949, C: 28.013, H: 283.728
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.949, C: 44.353, H: 257.468
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.295, a: 2.648, b: -23.411
CIECAM02
J: 55.080, C: 33.652, h: 264.595, Q: 146.220, M: 29.428, s: 44.862, H: 313.507
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.224, jaune: -4.787, green: 0.407
LMS
L: 29.393, M: 34.021, S: 62.656
YCbCr
Y: 151.306, Cb: 152.022, Cr: 118.304
YCgCo
Y: 165.000, Cg: -9.000, Co: 19.500
YDbDr
Y: 157.514, Db: 72.950, Dr: 29.512
YPbPr
Y: 156.618, Pb: 26.610, Pr: -9.300
xvYCC
Y: 150.507, Cb: 151.375, Cr: 119.831
YIQ
Y: 157.514, I: -24.403, Q: 12.596
YUV
Y: 157.514, U: 23.861, V: -13.610
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 1.516
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 7.881

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