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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

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ White Castle P3-E2-2
      #988cb4
      ΔE = 0.374 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. Steamy P2-E2-2
      #9488b8
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 5 300 / Amethyst 45
      #988cb4
      ΔE = 0.374 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. ★ 70 5 310 / Atmo 5
      #9c90b8
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  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. Dewy Iris / 90BB 31/208
      #9490ba
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  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. Tollens

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

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

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

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

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

    1. ★ 640D-5 June Berry
      #978fb2
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. 8509 Lavender
      #a28cb6
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  15. Olympic

    1. ★ Imperial Plum A43-4
      #9e92b8
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  16. Coronado Paint

    1. 7151 - Lilac Garden
      #9c92b6
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2094 UP
      #908bb7
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. 2725 UP
      #908ab8
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  18. CIL

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

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

    1. Confiture
      #9387ab
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Frédéricton
      #8f8ab8
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  21. Earthpaint

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

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

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

    1. 30RB 26/224
      #9485aa
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Amethyst Falls 6
      #9390b4
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 29.4%

#998cb5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#998cb5 foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #998cb5">…</p>

#998cb5 background

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #998cb5">…</p>

#998cb5 shadow

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<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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