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#9c8bb9 Hex Color Code

#9c8bb9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9c8bb9 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #9c8bb9 is comprised of 61.18% red, 54.51% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #9c8bb9 has a hue of 262° (degrees), 25% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 565.62 nm.

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#9c8bb9 linear gradient to complementary #a4b391

  1. #9c8bb9
  2. #9e92b3
  3. #a098ac
  4. #a29fa6
  5. #a3a69f
  6. #a4ac98
  7. #a4b391

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #80709c
  2. #8979a6
  3. #9382af
  4. #9c8bb9
  5. #a694c3
  6. #af9ecd
  7. #b9a7d7

Tones

  1. #9c8bb9
  2. #9d8fb5
  3. #9e93b1
  4. #a097ae
  5. #a09aaa
  6. #a19ea6
  7. #a2a2a2

Tints and Shades

#9c8bb9 to white

  1. #9c8bb9
  2. #ac9dc5
  3. #bdb0d0
  4. #cdc4dc
  5. #ded7e7
  6. #eeebf3
  7. #ffffff

#9c8bb9 to black

  1. #9c8bb9
  2. #807297
  3. #655b77
  4. #4c4458
  5. #342f3b
  6. #1d1b21
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 71 8 305 / Ultram.violett Dunkel 30
      #9c8cbc
      ΔE = 0.707 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. 70 9 300 / Amethyst 80
      #9888c0
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  2. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Surprise
      #988dba
      ΔE = 1.513 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. Pourpre passif
      #a28cb4
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  3. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Kismet - 6830
      #a18ab7
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. ★ Brave Purple - 6823
      #968db8
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  4. Sico

    1. ★ 6026-52 Fantasizing
      #9e88bb
      ΔE = 1.734 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Cold Purple V71-052-295
      #9d8abf
      ΔE = 1.812 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ White Castle P3-E2-2
      #988cb4
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. Dried Lavender P5-E2-2
      #a08cb0
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ 8509 Lavender
      #a28cb6
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. 640B-5 Bloomsberry
      #a092c2
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  8. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS676
      #958cb7
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. CAS692
      #9e88b0
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  9. Focoltone

    1. ★ 5040
      #9a8ac0
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-e2
      #988fbb
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. 38-e3
      #9188b2
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  11. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Plum Proud
      #a38abd
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-R60B
      #a48ec0
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  13. Olympic

    1. Purple Statice A42-4
      #a289b4
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  14. Tollens

    1. T2098-3
      #9b90b8
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. T2097-3
      #928bba
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. French Violet 344-5
      #998eb4
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. Imperial Plum 243-5
      #a58fba
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. French Violet / 344-5
      #998eb4
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. Imperial Plum / 243-5
      #a58fba
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  17. Earthpaint

    1. 2-41-4 Pale Pansy
      #a192be
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  18. Brillux

    1. 48.15.18
      #9f92c0
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  19. Sikkens

    1. W0.15.55
      #978eb5
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  20. Laura Ashley

    1. 1604 Lilac 4
      #948db7
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  21. CIL

    1. Illusion
      #a488b9
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  22. Glidden

    1. Soothing Lavender
      #9c90b5
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  23. Tikkurila

    1. V342
      #a288b2
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  24. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R50B
      #9d8eb1
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  25. Dulux

    1. Lilac Spring 1
      #a185b7
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 27.8%

#9c8bb9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9c8bb9 foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #9c8bb9">…</p>

#9c8bb9 background

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #9c8bb9">…</p>

#9c8bb9 shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9c8bb9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10259385
Binary
10011100, 10001011, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#9c8bb9
LRV
≈ 29.0%
Closest short hex
#98b ΔE = 1.587
RGB
rgb(156, 139, 185)
RGBA
rgba(156, 139, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.325, g: 0.290, b: 0.385
RYB
red: 0.612%, yellow: 0.545%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6517831 / 0xff9c8bb9
HSL
hsl(262, 25%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(262, 25%%, 64%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 262° (262.174), saturation: 25% (0.249), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 262.174, saturation: 24.865%, perceived brightness: 58.849%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 279.865, S: 34.354, L: 60.813
Cubehelix
H: -103.587, S: 0.306, L: 0.585
TSL
T: -3.889, S: 0.060, L: 0.586
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.157), magenta: 25% (0.249), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.388), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 31.698, Y: 29.036, Z: 49.824
xyY
x: 0.287, y: 0.263, Y: 29.036
CIELab
L: 60.813, a: 15.646, b: -21.682
CIELuv
L: 60.813, u: 6.131, v: -35.258
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.813, C: 26.738, H: 305.815
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.813, C: 35.787, H: 279.865
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.885, a: 10.705, b: -17.102
CIECAM02
J: 51.170, C: 28.138, h: 294.609, Q: 140.935, M: 24.607, s: 41.785, H: 330.791
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.216, jaune: -3.950, green: -1.509
LMS
L: 27.611, M: 27.290, S: 49.487
YCbCr
Y: 144.278, Cb: 145.678, Cr: 132.197
YCgCo
Y: 154.750, Cg: -15.750, Co: 31.750
YDbDr
Y: 149.327, Db: 53.668, Dr: -12.679
YPbPr
Y: 145.933, Pb: 21.045, Pr: 6.384
xvYCC
Y: 141.331, Cb: 146.487, Cr: 133.608
YIQ
Y: 149.327, I: -4.651, Q: 17.907
YUV
Y: 149.327, U: 17.556, V: 5.855
Munsell Color System
5P 6/8 ΔE = 2.931
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 5.876

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