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#949ab9 Hex Color Code

#949ab9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #949ab9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #949ab9 is comprised of 58.04% red, 60.39% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #949ab9 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 21% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.69 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#949ab9 linear gradient to complementary #b4b299

  1. #949ab9
  2. #9a9eb4
  3. #a0a2af
  4. #a5a6a9
  5. #aaaaa4
  6. #afae9e
  7. #b4b299

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #777d9b
  2. #8087a5
  3. #8a90af
  4. #949ab9
  5. #9ea4c3
  6. #a8aece
  7. #b2b8d8

Tints and Shades

#949ab9 to white

  1. #949ab9
  2. #a5aac4
  3. #b7bbd0
  4. #c9cbdc
  5. #dbdce7
  6. #edeef3
  7. #ffffff

#949ab9 to black

  1. #949ab9
  2. #7a7f97
  3. #606477
  4. #484b58
  5. #31333b
  6. #1c1d21
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 0.875 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. ★ Pure Orchid / 90BB 36/188
      #9c9cb8
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2107 C
      #9099ba
      ΔE = 1.084 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 535
      #9ca1bd
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ Marble Swirl 3
      #9799b8
      ΔE = 1.105 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. ★ Plush Velvet 6
      #969bbd
      ΔE = 1.157 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  4. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-42 Pale Purple
      #979dbc
      ΔE = 1.132 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 7358-42 Intermezzo
      #9d9ab8
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 73 4 264 / Saphir 25
      #989cbc
      ΔE = 1.145 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. 2204
      #98a0c4
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-4 Ruffled Iris
      #999dbc
      ΔE = 1.392 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. ★ 620D-4 Veranda Iris
      #989eba
      ΔE = 1.724 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Moon / KM3085-2
      #969db9
      ΔE = 1.433 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Jasmine Purple / T58-5
      #9a9cba
      ΔE = 1.511 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Floral Flair / T08 22-3
      #9ba0c4
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6357
      #959ebd
      ΔE = 1.525 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. 6310
      #9b9ec3
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Charcoal Dust / 768
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. ★ Midnight Blush / 799
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  11. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #959ec0
      ΔE = 1.773 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Wild Blue Yonder R169C
      #8e96b7
      ΔE = 1.784 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Opulent Accent X73R158C
      #8d97bd
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  13. CIL

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. ★ Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  14. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. DE 5934 - Bay Fog
      #9899b0
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e5
      #959bb4
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. 37-d4
      #8a94b6
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  16. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. ★ Pale Plum
      #96a0c0
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  19. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.18
      #9495b4
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. 54.12.18
      #8a97b8
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  20. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. ★ 4-41-4 Clandestine
      #979cb4
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4249 Pure Orchid 90BB 36/188
      #9195b8
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Poetic Blue 70BB 39/181
      #94a0c0
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  22. Tikkurila

    1. 2106
      #8c98b4
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  23. Resene

    1. Birdcage B69-025-283
      #9d9cb7
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 5182T Crushed Heather
      #9d9eb7
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  25. Benjamin Moore

    1. Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Blue Pearl / 1433
      #94a1be
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  26. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Geneva Blue 28-8
      #8e9bb5
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  27. Glidden

    1. Violet Petals
      #9f9cb9
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. Fresh Hyacinth
      #9396ad
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  28. Coronado Paint

    1. 7201 - Lined With Lilacs
      #9ca0c3
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  29. Olympic

    1. Fresh Lavender B45-4
      #8a93b2
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 29.5%

#949ab9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#949ab9 foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #949ab9">…</p>

#949ab9 background

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #949ab9">…</p>

#949ab9 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 #949ab9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9738937
Binary
10010100, 10011010, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#949ab9
LRV
≈ 32.9%
Closest short hex
#99b ΔE = 1.958
RGB
rgb(148, 154, 185)
RGBA
rgba(148, 154, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.304, g: 0.316, b: 0.380
RYB
red: 0.580%, yellow: 0.601%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7038279 / 0xff949ab9
HSL
hsl(230, 21%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 21%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.270), saturation: 20% (0.200), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 230.270, saturation: 20.000%, perceived brightness: 61.222%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.349, S: 28.390, L: 64.087
Cubehelix
H: -131.486, S: 0.251, L: 0.610
TSL
T: -2.545, S: 0.046, L: 0.611
CMYK
cyan: 20% (0.200), magenta: 17% (0.168), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 42% (0.420), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 32.523, Y: 32.909, Z: 50.528
xyY
x: 0.280, y: 0.284, Y: 32.909
CIELab
L: 64.087, a: 4.517, b: -16.760
CIELuv
L: 64.087, u: -4.908, v: -26.097
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.087, C: 17.358, H: 285.082
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.087, C: 26.555, H: 259.349
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.367, a: 0.806, b: -12.066
CIECAM02
J: 54.340, C: 22.241, h: 267.726, Q: 145.234, M: 19.449, s: 36.594, H: 315.188
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.171, jaune: -2.980, green: 0.152
LMS
L: 29.765, M: 33.288, S: 50.235
YCbCr
Y: 149.782, Cb: 142.497, Cr: 123.165
YCgCo
Y: 160.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 27.750
YDbDr
Y: 155.740, Db: 44.023, Dr: 14.725
YPbPr
Y: 154.954, Pb: 16.190, Pr: -4.426
xvYCC
Y: 149.078, Cb: 142.222, Cr: 124.112
YIQ
Y: 155.740, I: -13.533, Q: 8.376
YUV
Y: 155.740, U: 14.400, V: -6.790
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/6 ΔE = 2.407
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.874

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