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#9b8ca8 Hex Color Code

#9b8ca8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9b8ca8 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #9b8ca8 is comprised of 60.78% red, 54.9% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #9b8ca8 has a hue of 272° (degrees), 14% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 562.3 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#9b8ca8 linear gradient to complementary #98a68e

  1. #9b8ca8
  2. #9b90a4
  3. #9b95a0
  4. #9a999b
  5. #9a9d97
  6. #99a292
  7. #98a68e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7f718c
  2. #897a95
  3. #92839f
  4. #9b8ca8
  5. #a495b1
  6. #ae9fbb
  7. #b7a8c5

Tints and Shades

#9b8ca8 to white

  1. #9b8ca8
  2. #ab9eb6
  3. #bcb1c4
  4. #ccc4d3
  5. #ddd7e1
  6. #eeebf0
  7. #ffffff

#9b8ca8 to black

  1. #9b8ca8
  2. #7f738a
  3. #655b6d
  4. #4b4551
  5. #332f37
  6. #1d1b1e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Bristol

    1. ★ French Violet / P098-C5
      #9d8eac
      ΔE = 1.051 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ French Violet / T12 36.F7
      #9d8eac
      ΔE = 1.051 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. ★ Parisienne Violet / T10 36E-2
      #9e8faf
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  3. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Purple Panache
      #9e8ba8
      ΔE = 1.139 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 2104
      #9c8cac
      ΔE = 1.323 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ T2092-1
      #9c89a7
      ΔE = 1.428 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  6. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4322 Shahin 50RB 34/153
      #9f8ea7
      ΔE = 1.545 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. February Amethyst 30RB 34/145
      #9d92ab
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  7. Olympic

    1. ★ Violet Eclipse B42-4
      #9d8aaa
      ΔE = 1.614 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. Pale Plum C41-4
      #9f8ba2
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  8. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Berry Parfait / KIDCC-26
      #9989a1
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Smoky Grape / 443-5
      #9c8fa6
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Smoky Grape / PPG1174-5
      #9b8fa6
      ΔE = 1.892 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Smoky Grape / PPG1174-5
      #9b8fa6
      ΔE = 1.892 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  12. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Berry Cream - 9075
      #9a8ca2
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  13. Sto

    1. 34111
      #9589a0
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2079 U
      #a38cab
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. 666 C
      #a192b2
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  15. Devoe Paint

    1. Wisteria Bloom / 10RB 31/204
      #9a91af
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  16. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R50B
      #9d8eb1
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R40B
      #a28aa7
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. Honeymoon Romance R26D
      #9e91a7
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Bolt of Lightning R37D
      #9f91b2
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  18. Crown Diamond

    1. 7360-42 Smooth Violet
      #978a9f
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  19. Resene

    1. Ooh La La V68-031-314
      #a088a6
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  20. Focoltone

    1. 5004
      #9289a8
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  21. Behr

    1. 650F-4 Delectable
      #938ba1
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  22. Plascon

    1. Dried Lavender P5-E2-2
      #a08cb0
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  23. Earthpaint

    1. 4-43-4 Evening Sky
      #978fa4
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 28.9%

#9b8ca8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9b8ca8 foreground

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #9b8ca8">…</p>

#9b8ca8 background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #9b8ca8">…</p>

#9b8ca8 shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9b8ca8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10194088
Binary
10011011, 10001100, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#9b8ca8
LRV
≈ 28.6%
Closest short hex
#98a ΔE = 2.179
RGB
rgb(155, 140, 168)
RGBA
rgba(155, 140, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.335, g: 0.302, b: 0.363
RYB
red: 0.608%, yellow: 0.549%, blue: 0.659%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6583128 / 0xff9b8ca8
HSL
hsl(272, 14%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(272, 14%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 272° (272.143), saturation: 17% (0.167), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 272.143, saturation: 16.667%, perceived brightness: 58.042%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 287.769, S: 19.599, L: 60.384
Cubehelix
H: -94.104, S: 0.185, L: 0.579
TSL
T: 5.612, S: 0.042, L: 0.579
CMYK
cyan: 8% (0.077), magenta: 17% (0.167), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.392), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 29.962, Y: 28.552, Z: 40.971
xyY
x: 0.301, y: 0.287, Y: 28.552
CIELab
L: 60.384, a: 11.047, b: -12.692
CIELuv
L: 60.384, u: 6.583, v: -20.542
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.384, C: 16.827, H: 311.036
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.384, C: 21.571, H: 287.769
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.434, a: 6.581, b: -8.057
CIECAM02
J: 50.711, C: 18.593, h: 302.061, Q: 140.301, M: 16.259, s: 34.042, H: 335.525
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.164, jaune: -2.367, green: -1.158
LMS
L: 27.569, M: 27.636, S: 40.769
YCbCr
Y: 142.859, Cb: 138.072, Cr: 132.597
YCgCo
Y: 150.750, Cg: -10.750, Co: 35.500
YDbDr
Y: 147.677, Db: 30.574, Dr: -13.919
YPbPr
Y: 145.211, Pb: 12.275, Pr: 6.212
xvYCC
Y: 140.711, Cb: 138.783, Cr: 133.457
YIQ
Y: 147.677, I: -0.060, Q: 11.884
YUV
Y: 147.677, U: 10.002, V: 6.425
Munsell Color System
5P 6/6 ΔE = 3.587
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 9.333

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