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#998cb5 Hex Color Code

#998cb5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #998cb5 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #998cb5 is comprised of 60% red, 54.9% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #998cb5 has a hue of 259° (degrees), 22% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 566.38 nm.

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#998cb5 linear gradient to complementary #a4b091

  1. #998cb5
  2. #9c92af
  3. #9e98a9
  4. #a09ea3
  5. #a1a49d
  6. #a3aa97
  7. #a4b091

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7d7198
  2. #867aa2
  3. #9083ab
  4. #998cb5
  5. #a295bf
  6. #ac9fc8
  7. #b6a8d2

Tones

  1. #998cb5
  2. #9b90b2
  3. #9c93ae
  4. #9d97ab
  5. #9f9aa8
  6. #a09ea4
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#998cb5 to white

  1. #998cb5
  2. #aa9ec1
  3. #bab1cd
  4. #cbc4da
  5. #dcd7e6
  6. #eeebf2
  7. #ffffff

#998cb5 to black

  1. #998cb5
  2. #7e7394
  3. #645b75
  4. #4a4557
  5. #332f3a
  6. #1d1b20
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ White Castle P3-E2-2
      #988cb4
      ΔE = 0.374 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. Dried Lavender P5-E2-2
      #a08cb0
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 5 300 / Amethyst 45
      #988cb4
      ΔE = 0.374 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. ★ 71 8 305 / Ultram.violett Dunkel 30
      #9c8cbc
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Violet / 344-5
      #998eb4
      ΔE = 1.061 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  4. Glidden

    1. ★ French Violet / PPG1175-5
      #988eb4
      ΔE = 1.161 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. ★ Soothing Lavender
      #9c90b5
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ French Violet / PPG1175-5
      #988eb4
      ΔE = 1.161 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.15.55
      #978eb5
      ΔE = 1.195 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  7. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Brave Purple - 6823
      #968db8
      ΔE = 1.226 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. Kismet - 6830
      #a18ab7
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  8. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS676
      #958cb7
      ΔE = 1.252 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. CAS692
      #9e88b0
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  9. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Surprise
      #988dba
      ΔE = 1.306 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. Confiture
      #9387ab
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  10. Tollens

    1. ★ T2098-3
      #9b90b8
      ΔE = 1.445 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. T2097-3
      #928bba
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  11. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1604 Lilac 4
      #948db7
      ΔE = 1.609 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-e2
      #988fbb
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. ★ 38-e3
      #9188b2
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Haunting Melody R49D
      #9f8fbc
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. Purple Hibiscus X25R50D
      #a48fbb
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  14. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3030-R50B
      #9d8eb1
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  15. Behr

    1. ★ 640D-5 June Berry
      #978fb2
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. 650B-5 Garden Pansy
      #a088b2
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3543 CP
      #9e8bba
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. 2094 U
      #9185ae
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  17. Olympic

    1. ★ Imperial Plum A43-4
      #9e92b8
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  18. Clark+Kensington

    1. Retro Glam / 41C-5
      #9891b5
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  19. Coronado Paint

    1. 7151 - Lilac Garden
      #9c92b6
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  20. CIL

    1. Wisteria Bloom
      #9791b5
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. 4272 Wisteria Bloom 10RB 31/204
      #9089ae
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  22. Dulux

    1. 10RB 31/204
      #9691b5
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 30RB 26/224
      #9485aa
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  23. Earthpaint

    1. 2-41-4 Pale Pansy
      #a192be
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  24. Brillux

    1. 48.12.18
      #9d92b4
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. 48.15.18
      #9f92c0
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  25. Taubmans

    1. Parisienne Violet / T10 36E-2
      #9e8faf
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 30.0%

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#998cb5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#998cb5 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: #998cb5">…</p>

#998cb5 background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #998cb5">…</p>

#998cb5 shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #998cb5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10063029
Binary
10011001, 10001100, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#998cb5
LRV
≈ 28.9%
Closest short hex
#98b ΔE = 2.665
RGB
rgb(153, 140, 181)
RGBA
rgba(153, 140, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.323, g: 0.295, b: 0.382
RYB
red: 0.600%, yellow: 0.549%, blue: 0.710%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6714187 / 0xff998cb5
HSL
hsl(259, 22%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(259, 22%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 259° (259.024), saturation: 23% (0.227), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 259.024, saturation: 22.652%, perceived brightness: 58.482%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 277.863, S: 30.869, L: 60.662
Cubehelix
H: -106.546, S: 0.274, L: 0.582
TSL
T: -3.759, S: 0.053, L: 0.583
CMYK
cyan: 15% (0.155), magenta: 23% (0.227), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 40% (0.400), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 30.854, Y: 28.865, Z: 47.653
xyY
x: 0.287, y: 0.269, Y: 28.865
CIELab
L: 60.662, a: 13.192, b: -19.672
CIELuv
L: 60.662, u: 4.379, v: -31.707
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.662, C: 23.685, H: 303.847
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.662, C: 32.008, H: 277.863
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.726, a: 8.489, b: -14.980
CIECAM02
J: 50.932, C: 25.675, h: 291.851, Q: 140.607, M: 22.453, s: 39.960, H: 329.087
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.203, jaune: -3.575, green: -1.188
LMS
L: 27.271, M: 27.580, S: 47.347
YCbCr
Y: 143.619, Cb: 144.075, Cr: 130.796
YCgCo
Y: 153.500, Cg: -13.500, Co: 31.250
YDbDr
Y: 148.561, Db: 48.803, Dr: -8.432
YPbPr
Y: 145.721, Pb: 19.005, Pr: 4.614
xvYCC
Y: 141.149, Cb: 144.695, Cr: 132.053
YIQ
Y: 148.561, I: -5.427, Q: 15.505
YUV
Y: 148.561, U: 15.965, V: 3.895
Munsell Color System
5P 6/6 ΔE = 2.756
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 6.926

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