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Caparol 2222 / #949cb8 Hex Color Code

#949cb8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #949cb8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #949cb8 is comprised of 58.04% red, 61.18% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #949cb8 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 20% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.59 nm.

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#949cb8 linear gradient to complementary #b3af99

  1. #949cb8
  2. #9a9fb3
  3. #9fa2ae
  4. #a5a5a9
  5. #aaa9a4
  6. #aeac9e
  7. #b3af99

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #777f9a
  2. #8088a4
  3. #8a92ae
  4. #949cb8
  5. #9ea6c2
  6. #a8b0cd
  7. #b2bad7

Tints and Shades

#949cb8 to white

  1. #949cb8
  2. #a5acc4
  3. #b7bccf
  4. #c9ccdb
  5. #dbdde7
  6. #edeef3
  7. #ffffff

#949cb8 to black

  1. #949cb8
  2. #7a8097
  3. #606577
  4. #484c58
  5. #31333b
  6. #1c1d20
  7. #000000

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      #969db9
      ΔE = 0.530 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
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    1. ★ 620D-4 Veranda Iris
      #989eba
      ΔE = 1.060 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. ★ 630D-4 Ruffled Iris
      #999dbc
      ΔE = 1.773 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e5
      #959bb4
      ΔE = 1.096 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. 37-d3
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      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 72 4 246 / Lago 25
      #909cb8
      ΔE = 1.137 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. ★ 73 4 264 / Saphir 25
      #989cbc
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6357
      #959ebd
      ΔE = 1.240 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  6. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 1.276 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Pure Orchid / 90BB 36/188
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      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
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      ΔE = 1.361 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
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    1. ★ 4-41-4 Clandestine
      #979cb4
      ΔE = 1.452 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. ★ 4-40-4 Far Away
      #959eb5
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Midnight Blush / 799
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Bay Fog / 809
      #9899b0
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
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    1. ★ DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. DE 5934 - Bay Fog
      #9899b0
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  11. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Geneva Blue 28-8
      #8e9bb5
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 1.884 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Twilight Fever
      #929ab1
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. ★ Aster
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    1. ★ 90BB 34/167
      #999bb9
      ΔE = 1.902 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. ★ Marble Swirl 3
      #9799b8
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
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    1. ★ Jasmine Purple / T58-5
      #9a9cba
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
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    1. ★ 2107 C
      #9099ba
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
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      #9ca1bd
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
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      #96a0c0
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
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      #94a0c0
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
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    1. ★ Blue Pearl / 1433
      #94a1be
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
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      #9ba2ba
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
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      #92a0ba
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. 5192T Faded Lilac
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      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
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      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
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    1. ★ Light Amethyst
      #999fb5
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
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    1. ★ Bangor Blue
      #8b9ab6
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Basin Street Blue
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      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
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    1. T2008-3
      #92a1bd
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
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    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8b9bb6
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
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      #9b9db1
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
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    1. 54.09.18
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      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 54.12.18
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      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
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    1. Birdcage B69-025-283
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      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Logan B72-022-284
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      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
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    1. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R60B
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      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
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      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
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    1. Fresh Hyacinth
      #9396ad
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
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    1. Sparte
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      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Sommet de montagne
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      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
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    1. Faded Lilac / NP PB 1472 T
      #9b9cb1
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
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    1. Solitude
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
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#949cb8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#949cb8 foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #949cb8">…</p>

#949cb8 background

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #949cb8">…</p>

#949cb8 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #949cb8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9739448
Binary
10010100, 10011100, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#949cb8
LRV
≈ 33.5%
Closest short hex
#89b ΔE = 3.015
RGB
rgb(148, 156, 184)
RGBA
rgba(148, 156, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.303, g: 0.320, b: 0.377
RYB
red: 0.580%, yellow: 0.606%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7037768 / 0xff949cb8
HSL
hsl(227, 20%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 20%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.667), saturation: 20% (0.196), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 226.667, saturation: 19.565%, perceived brightness: 61.625%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.396, S: 26.411, L: 64.590
Cubehelix
H: -135.016, S: 0.237, L: 0.614
TSL
T: -2.388, S: 0.044, L: 0.615
CMYK
cyan: 20% (0.196), magenta: 15% (0.152), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 42% (0.420), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 32.751, Y: 33.533, Z: 50.085
xyY
x: 0.281, y: 0.288, Y: 33.533
CIELab
L: 64.590, a: 3.164, b: -15.439
CIELuv
L: 64.590, u: -5.771, v: -23.847
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.590, C: 15.760, H: 281.581
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.590, C: 24.535, H: 256.396
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.908, a: -0.384, b: -10.745
CIECAM02
J: 54.870, C: 20.975, h: 263.932, Q: 145.941, M: 18.342, s: 35.452, H: 313.154
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.161, jaune: -2.742, green: 0.314
LMS
L: 30.272, M: 34.184, S: 49.808
YCbCr
Y: 150.692, Cb: 141.476, Cr: 122.500
YCgCo
Y: 161.000, Cg: -5.000, Co: 28.000
YDbDr
Y: 156.800, Db: 40.924, Dr: 16.740
YPbPr
Y: 156.312, Pb: 14.920, Pr: -5.288
xvYCC
Y: 150.244, Cb: 141.106, Cr: 123.355
YIQ
Y: 156.800, I: -13.761, Q: 7.020
YUV
Y: 156.800, U: 13.387, V: -7.720
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/4 ΔE = 1.963
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 11.002

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