Color Fairy Wren blue-purple (#8a6fa9):
HEX, RGB color codes for HTML and CSS

The Comprehensive Guide to Fairy Wren blue-purple (#8a6fa9):
Its Meaning and Harmonious Color Matches in Design.

Fairy Wren is a color with a HTML hex code of #8a6fa9.

Hue Family:

blue-purples Family:

moderately saturated

colorful tone




medium chroma

Color Information about Fairy Wren / #8a6fa9

The HTML HEX code is #8a6fa9. The corresponding color name is "Fairy Wren". In RGB values (additive color space used for Digital Displays), this HEX code translates to Red (R): 138%, Green (G): 111%, Blue (B): 169%. In the CMYK color model (subtractive color model used in printing), it is represented by Cyan (C): 18%, Magenta (M): 34%, Yellow (Y):0%, Black (K): 34%. In the HSL color space, #8a6fa9 has a hue of 268°, saturation of 25%, and lightness of 55%. The HSV representation is 268° for hue, 34% for saturation, and 66% for value.

In the CIE-LAB color space, the color is denoted by L* (lightness) = 51, a* (green to red) = 22, and b* (blue to yellow) = -27. The XYZ representation is X: 23, Y: 20, Z: 40. In the YUV color space, it translates to Y (luminance) = 0.4929, U (chrominance) = 0.0836, and V (chrominance) = 0.0424.

The decimal value of the color is 9072553. The closest Web-safe HEX code is #996699. Variations of the colour are #BEAFCF for a 20% lighter version and #584370 for a 20% darker version.

For the color with hex value #8a6fa9, the correlated color temperature (CT) is estimated to be 16481 Kelvin (16481K).

The approximate wavelength of #8a6fa9 is around 451.33nm.

HEX Code8a6fa9#8a6fa9
RGB Decimal Code138, 111, 169rgb(138, 111, 169)
CMYK18, 34, 0, 34/
HSL268°, 25%, 55%hsl(268°, 25%, 55%)
HSV268°, 34%, 66%/
CIE-LAB51, 22, -27/
XYZ 23, 20, 40/
YUV0.4929, 0.0836, 0.0424/
Decimal value9072553/
Web-Safe HEX996699#996699
Color Temperature (CT)16481 Kelvin (16481K)/
Estimate Wavelengtharound 451.33nm/

The Depth and Diversity of Fairy Wren (Hex: #8a6fa9): Exploring its Impact in Design and Culture

The hex color #8a6fa9, named Fairy Wren, is a rich purple shade that resembles the delicate and vibrant plumage of the Fairy Wren bird. This vivid color reflects the beauty and charm of nature, capturing the essence of blooming wildflowers in a summer meadow. Its soft yet captivating tone harmonizes with other natural elements such as lavender fields and cascading wisteria vines. Fairy Wren evokes a sense of tranquility and elegance, making it an ideal choice for designs related to nature, beauty, and femininity.

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Tints and Shades of #8a6fa9 HEX color (Fairy Wren)

In color theory, tints and shades are essential for understanding the depth and luminosity of colors. A tint is achieved by adding white to a pure hue, lightening its appearance. Conversely, a shade results from blending black with a color, giving it a deeper tone. In the context of #8a6fa9, this color stands at the center between its tints and shades. While the tints get progressively lighter moving towards white (#ffffff), the shades deepen towards black (#000000).

  • #ffffff
  • #E2DBEA
  • #C5B7D4
  • #A793BF
  • #8a6fa9
  • #68537F
  • #453855
  • #231C2A
  • #000000

Tones of Fairy Wren (#8a6fa9 HEX color)

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In the case of #8a6fa9, #867699 is the less saturated color, while #8a6fa9 is the most saturated one.

  • #867699
  • #87749d
  • #8872a1
  • #8971a5
  • #8a6fa9
  • #494450
  • #403a48
  • #373040
  • #2e2638

HTML Usage Examples

HTML using color code example

<p style="color: #8a6fa9;">This is a css example</p>

HTML / CSS Color Name using W3C

W3C HTML / CSS Color Name doesn't exist for #8a6fa9.

CSS color code example

p { color: #8a6fa9; }

Text with hexadecimal color #8a6fa9

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Background Color with #8a6fa9

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#8a6fa9 Color Preview on White (#ffffff) Background

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#8a6fa9 Color Preview on Black (#000000) Background

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CSS codes examples

.text {color:#8a6fa9;}
.background {background-color:#8a6fa9;}
.border {border:1px solid #8a6fa9;}

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