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#9b8abe Hex Color Code

#9b8abe Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9b8abe is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #9b8abe is comprised of 60.78% red, 54.12% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #9b8abe has a hue of 260° (degrees), 29% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 566.37 nm.

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#9b8abe linear gradient to complementary #a7b791

  1. #9b8abe
  2. #9e92b7
  3. #a199b0
  4. #a3a1a8
  5. #a5a8a1
  6. #a6b099
  7. #a7b791

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7f6fa1
  2. #8878ab
  3. #9281b4
  4. #9b8abe
  5. #a593c8
  6. #ae9dd2
  7. #b8a6dc

Tones

  1. #9b8abe
  2. #9d8eba
  3. #9f93b5
  4. #a097b1
  5. #a29bad
  6. #a3a0a8
  7. #a4a4a4

Tints and Shades

#9b8abe to white

  1. #9b8abe
  2. #ac9dc9
  3. #bcb0d4
  4. #cdc3de
  5. #ddd7e9
  6. #eeebf4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#9b8abe to black

  1. #9b8abe
  2. #7f729b
  3. #655a7a
  4. #4b445b
  5. #332f3d
  6. #1d1b21
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Cold Purple V71-052-295
      #9d8abf
      ΔE = 0.540 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. Unicorn V72-063-292
      #9f90d0
      ΔE = 3.862 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  2. Focoltone

    1. ★ 5040
      #9a8ac0
      ΔE = 0.570 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 5029
      #a597c8
      ΔE = 4.676 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 71 8 305 / Ultram.violett Dunkel 30
      #9c8cbc
      ΔE = 1.116 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. 2253
      #908cbc
      ΔE = 3.207 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  4. Sico

    1. ★ 6026-52 Fantasizing
      #9e88bb
      ΔE = 1.324 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. 6028-52 Heavenly Violet
      #a888bb
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Magic Carpet / PPG1248-6
      #9488be
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. Berry Jam 144-6
      #9786c8
      ΔE = 3.553 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  6. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS684
      #9589c2
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. CAS676
      #958cb7
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ Classic Bouquet P570-4
      #a38ac0
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. Celeb City M570-5
      #9d86ae
      ΔE = 3.879 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Plum Proud
      #a38abd
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Kissin' Cousins
      #8e8bc6
      ΔE = 3.762 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  9. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-42-5 Swirl
      #a28ac5
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. 1-40-5 Shadow Lilac
      #8b87c9
      ΔE = 4.898 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-R60B
      #a48ec0
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. S 2030-R70B
      #8e91c2
      ΔE = 4.855 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7446
      #9c8cc9
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. 271
      #9c8fc9
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  12. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Kismet - 6830
      #a18ab7
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. Brave Purple - 6823
      #968db8
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  13. Tollens

    1. T2097-3
      #928bba
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. T2097-4
      #8b85ac
      ΔE = 5.075 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  14. Taubmans

    1. Berry Jam / T12 36.G2
      #9286c1
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Enchanted Evening / T56-8
      #8b84c0
      ΔE = 4.234 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  15. RAL

    1. RAL 300 60 25
      #9188b5
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. RAL 300 60 20
      #928aae
      ΔE = 4.397 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  16. Brillux

    1. 48.15.18
      #9f92c0
      ΔE = 3.005 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. 48.12.18
      #9d92b4
      ΔE = 4.841 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  17. Beckers

    1. Dyning 767 / 3021-R92B
      #918dbe
      ΔE = 3.127 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Tidvatten 768 / S 3621-R87B
      #8881af
      ΔE = 5.211 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  18. Laura Ashley

    1. 1604 Lilac 4
      #948db7
      ΔE = 3.238 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. 47-21 Nap Time
      #8f82b7
      ΔE = 3.515 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. 2-41-4 Pale Pansy
      #a192be
      ΔE = 3.264 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. 1-42-5 Swirl
      #9a7fb5
      ΔE = 4.033 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  20. Olympic

    1. Purple Statice A42-4
      #a289b4
      ΔE = 3.301 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Imperial Plum A43-4
      #9e92b8
      ΔE = 4.087 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  21. Peintures MF

    1. Frédéricton
      #8f8ab8
      ΔE = 3.324 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
    2. Pourpre passif
      #a28cb4
      ΔE = 3.568 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6264
      #9a81b5
      ΔE = 3.356 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. 6311
      #9a94bb
      ΔE = 4.640 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. Crocus Petal Purple / 2071-40
      #9b81ba
      ΔE = 3.380 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Snugglepuss / 1405
      #9d95bc
      ΔE = 4.721 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  24. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-e3
      #9188b2
      ΔE = 3.396 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. 39-e3
      #a28ab1
      ΔE = 4.037 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  25. Porter Paints

    1. Imperial Plum / 243-5
      #a58fba
      ΔE = 3.439 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Berry Jam / 144-6
      #9786c8
      ΔE = 3.553 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  26. Sikkens

    1. V6.20.55
      #918ebd
      ΔE = 3.484 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. V4.25.55
      #8c8ec8
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  27. ICI Paints

    1. 4261 Frill 05RB 34/258
      #928fbe
      ΔE = 3.531 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. 4272 Wisteria Bloom 10RB 31/204
      #9089ae
      ΔE = 4.466 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  28. Plascon

    1. Niagra Mist P2-D2-2
      #a094c4
      ΔE = 3.563 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. Downy Dew B7-E2-2
      #8c8cbc
      ΔE = 4.168 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  29. Glidden

    1. French Violet / PPG1175-5
      #988eb4
      ΔE = 3.631 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. Soothing Lavender
      #9c90b5
      ΔE = 3.937 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  30. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C50
      #8d84b5
      ΔE = 3.634 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  31. Duron

    1. Brave Purple
      #a991c3
      ΔE = 3.690 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  32. Nerolac

    1. Charming Bracelet - 4197
      #a494c8
      ΔE = 3.710 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. Grape Ice - 2299
      #a186b1
      ΔE = 3.825 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  33. Tikkurila

    1. V342
      #a288b2
      ΔE = 3.726 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  34. Crown Diamond

    1. 7344-52 Heavenly Violet
      #a888bb
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  35. Wattyl

    1. After Sunset / D56W
      #a090b6
      ΔE = 3.841 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Fringe Lily / D46W
      #a48aaf
      ΔE = 4.880 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  36. Valspar Paint

    1. Grapolicious
      #8e81b7
      ΔE = 3.884 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Plum Burst
      #a883b7
      ΔE = 4.934 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  37. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10483
      #aa91c3
      ΔE = 3.888 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. CF10465
      #9492bf
      ΔE = 4.195 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  38. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R50B
      #a992c1
      ΔE = 3.986 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R50B
      #9d8eb1
      ΔE = 4.209 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  39. Clark+Kensington

    1. Paris Escape / 40D-3
      #8e8dbb
      ΔE = 4.023 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Retro Glam / 41C-5
      #9891b5
      ΔE = 4.537 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  40. Delta

    1. GP Purple / 020910202W
      #9b95c9
      ΔE = 4.187 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  41. Opulence

    1. Purple Pearl
      #9583ab
      ΔE = 4.228 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  42. Scib Paints

    1. lilac garden / 7151
      #a693bc
      ΔE = 4.323 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. Hermosa / 7167
      #a198c6
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  43. Vista Paint

    1. Lilac Garden
      #a693bc
      ΔE = 4.323 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. Adora
      #9092cb
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  44. Caran d'Ache

    1. 112 Manganese Violet
      #9782ab
      ΔE = 4.343 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  45. Ressource Peintures

    1. Pondichéry / OROC32
      #9d7fbb
      ΔE = 4.356 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. Karachi / OROC33
      #9293c9
      ΔE = 4.716 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  46. CIL

    1. Proudly Purple
      #9584aa
      ΔE = 4.402 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Frill
      #9c96c4
      ΔE = 4.520 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  47. KILZ

    1. Wild Fragrance / A762
      #ab90bd
      ΔE = 4.425 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Lavender Glow / B782
      #8e92c1
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  48. Asian Paints

    1. Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #9693bd
      ΔE = 4.461 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Classic Purple / 7207
      #9192c9
      ΔE = 4.603 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  49. Coronado Paint

    1. 7151 - Lilac Garden
      #9c92b6
      ΔE = 4.481 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. 7159 - Lavender Legend
      #9e98c8
      ΔE = 5.076 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  50. Devoe Paint

    1. Illusion / 41RB 30/290
      #a788b3
      ΔE = 4.603 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. Frill / 05RB 34/258
      #9f96be
      ΔE = 4.823 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  51. California Paints

    1. DE 5970 - Lush Lilac
      #9d7eb7
      ΔE = 4.612 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  52. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Lush Lilac / 863
      #9d7eb7
      ΔE = 4.612 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  53. Berger

    1. Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #9794be
      ΔE = 4.642 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Hermosa / 7167
      #a198c6
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  54. Krylon

    1. Grape
      #8d7fbb
      ΔE = 4.728 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  55. Bristol

    1. Bougainvillea / P096-C6
      #947db0
      ΔE = 4.742 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  56. Dulux

    1. 10RB 31/204
      #9691b5
      ΔE = 4.759 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 05RB 34/258
      #9a97c4
      ΔE = 5.114 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  57. Nippon Paint

    1. Vivaville / NP PB 1409 T
      #ad90be
      ΔE = 4.772 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. Purple Lights / NP PB 1448 T
      #8785b6
      ΔE = 4.824 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  58. GM / General Motors

    1. Iris
      #a097ce
      ΔE = 4.826 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  59. New Look

    1. Wild Pansy / G37-01
      #a48aaf
      ΔE = 4.880 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  60. Colortrend

    1. 1248
      #9694bd
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 1255
      #a198c6
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  61. Diamond Vogel

    1. Velvet Crest / 1248
      #9694bd
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. Purple Haze / 1255
      #a198c6
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  62. Ford

    1. Lavender
      #8b7faf
      ΔE = 4.979 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  63. ECOS Paints

    1. Purple Haze (1255)
      #a198c6
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Yolanda (1235)
      #a895bd
      ΔE = 5.040 / LRV ≈ 33.5%

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#9b8abe HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9b8abe foreground

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

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #9b8abe">…</p>

#9b8abe background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #9b8abe">…</p>

#9b8abe shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9b8abe">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10193598
Binary
10011011, 10001010, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#9b8abe
LRV
≈ 28.9%
Closest short hex
#98b ΔE = 0.829
RGB
rgb(155, 138, 190)
RGBA
rgba(155, 138, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.321, g: 0.286, b: 0.393
RYB
red: 60.784%, yellow: 54.118%, blue: 74.510%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6583618 / 0xff9b8abe
HSL
hsl(260, 29%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(260, 29%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 260° (259.615), saturation: 27% (0.274), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 259.615, saturation: 27.368%, perceived brightness: 58.794%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 277.890, S: 39.250, L: 60.661
Cubehelix
H: -105.994, S: 0.347, L: 0.584
TSL
T: -3.784, S: 0.066, L: 0.584
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.184), magenta: 27% (0.274), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.392), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 31.898, Y: 28.863, Z: 52.596
xyY
x: 0.281, y: 0.255, Y: 28.863
CIELab
L: 60.661, a: 17.033, b: -24.752
CIELuv
L: 60.661, u: 5.588, v: -40.318
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.661, C: 30.046, H: 304.534
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.661, C: 40.704, H: 277.890
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.724, a: 11.965, b: -20.437
CIECAM02
J: 50.982, C: 31.189, h: 292.439, Q: 140.675, M: 27.275, s: 44.032, H: 329.448
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.234, jaune: -4.493, green: -1.573
LMS
L: 27.233, M: 26.872, S: 52.211
YCbCr
Y: 144.007, Cb: 148.312, Cr: 131.771
YCoCg
Y: 155.250, Cg: -17.250, Co: 30.000
YDbDr
Y: 149.011, Db: 61.666, Dr: -11.377
YPbPr
Y: 145.365, Pb: 24.045, Pr: 6.108
xvYCC
Y: 140.843, Cb: 149.122, Cr: 133.365
YIQ
Y: 149.011, I: -6.579, Q: 19.774
YUV
Y: 149.011, U: 20.172, V: 5.254
Munsell Color System
2.5P 6/8 ΔE = 3.255
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 4.797

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