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#8f72c5 Hex Color Code

#8f72c5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8f72c5 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #8f72c5 is comprised of 56.08% red, 44.71% green and 77.25% blue. In the HSL color space #8f72c5 has a hue of 261° (degrees), 42% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 377.71 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#8f72c5 linear gradient to complementary #9cc671

  1. #8f72c5
  2. #9580b8
  3. #9a8fab
  4. #9c9d9e
  5. #9eaa90
  6. #9eb881
  7. #9cc671

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #765bab
  2. #7e62b4
  3. #876abc
  4. #8f72c5
  5. #987ace
  6. #a082d7
  7. #a98ae0

Tones

  1. #8f72c5
  2. #9279be
  3. #9580b8
  4. #9787b1
  5. #998eaa
  6. #9b95a3
  7. #9c9c9c

Tints and Shades

#8f72c5 to white

  1. #8f72c5
  2. #a288cf
  3. #b59fd9
  4. #c8b7e2
  5. #daceec
  6. #ede6f6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8f72c5 to black

  1. #8f72c5
  2. #765ea1
  3. #5e4b7f
  4. #47395e
  5. #30283f
  6. #1c1822
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ True V V64-080-297
      #8e72c7
      ΔE = 0.436 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. ★ Lilac Bush V64-080-301
      #9470c4
      ΔE = 1.304 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3575 C
      #9672c4
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. ★ 265 XGC
      #9571bd
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Bell Flower P2-C2-1
      #8874c0
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Nemesis P2-B1-4
      #886ccc
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  4. Caparol

    1. 71 14 290 / Ultram.violett Hell 10
      #8470cc
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. 44/13
      #886ccc
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10475
      #9071b5
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 21.1%

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#8f72c5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8f72c5 foreground

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="color: #8f72c5">…</p>

#8f72c5 background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #8f72c5">…</p>

#8f72c5 shadow

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8f72c5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9401029
Binary
10001111, 01110010, 11000101
Hexadecimal
#8f72c5
LRV
≈ 21.9%
Closest short hex
#87c ΔE = 2.481
RGB
rgb(143, 114, 197)
RGBA
rgba(143, 114, 197, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.315, g: 0.251, b: 0.434
RYB
red: 56.078%, yellow: 44.706%, blue: 77.255%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7376187 / 0xff8f72c5
HSL
hsl(261, 42%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(261, 42%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 261° (260.964), saturation: 42% (0.421), value: 77% (0.773)
HSP
hue: 260.964, saturation: 42.132%, perceived brightness: 52.857%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 277.471, S: 54.457, L: 53.926
Cubehelix
H: -104.728, S: 0.538, L: 0.517
TSL
T: -3.840, S: 0.113, L: 0.518
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.274), magenta: 42% (0.421), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.227)
CMY
cyan: 44% (0.439), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 23% (0.227)
XYZ
X: 27.421, Y: 21.905, Z: 55.596
xyY
x: 0.261, y: 0.209, Y: 21.905
CIELab
L: 53.926, a: 28.976, b: -39.292
CIELuv
L: 53.926, u: 8.387, v: -63.955
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.926, C: 48.820, H: 306.407
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.926, C: 64.503, H: 277.471
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.803, a: 22.673, b: -37.667
CIECAM02
J: 43.946, C: 45.714, h: 292.888, Q: 130.608, M: 39.976, s: 55.324, H: 329.725
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.350, jaune: -7.184, green: -2.650
LMS
L: 20.476, M: 18.230, S: 55.053
YCbCr
Y: 129.513, Cb: 160.145, Cr: 134.838
YCgCo
Y: 142.000, Cg: -28.000, Co: 22.250
YDbDr
Y: 132.133, Db: 97.589, Dr: -20.646
YPbPr
Y: 126.153, Pb: 38.165, Pr: 10.682
xvYCC
Y: 124.343, Cb: 161.525, Cr: 137.383
YIQ
Y: 132.133, I: -9.389, Q: 31.956
YUV
Y: 132.133, U: 31.922, V: 9.534
Munsell Color System
2.5P 5/10 ΔE = 3.712
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 7.223

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