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#956ebe Hex Color Code

#956ebe Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #956ebe is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #956ebe is comprised of 58.43% red, 43.14% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #956ebe has a hue of 269° (degrees), 38% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 564.29 nm.

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#956ebe linear gradient to complementary #8cbf6d

  1. #956ebe
  2. #977cb2
  3. #988aa5
  4. #979898
  5. #95a58a
  6. #91b27c
  7. #8cbf6d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7c57a5
  2. #845ead
  3. #8d66b5
  4. #956ebe
  5. #9d76c7
  6. #a67ecf
  7. #af86d8

Tones

  1. #956ebe
  2. #9675b7
  3. #977cb1
  4. #9783aa
  5. #9789a4
  6. #97909d
  7. #969696

Tints and Shades

#956ebe to white

  1. #956ebe
  2. #a785c9
  3. #b99dd4
  4. #cbb5df
  5. #dccdea
  6. #eee6f4
  7. #ffffff

#956ebe to black

  1. #956ebe
  2. #7b5b9b
  3. #61497a
  4. #49385b
  5. #32273d
  6. #1c1721
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.260 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
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      #8e72c7
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10475
      #9071b5
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  3. Plascon

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      #a070c4
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
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      #9474b8
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2655
      #9c70cc
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 23.0%

#956ebe HTML / CSS Code Examples

#956ebe foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #956ebe">…</p>

#956ebe background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #956ebe">…</p>

#956ebe shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #956ebe">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9793214
Binary
10010101, 01101110, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#956ebe
LRV
≈ 21.3%
Closest short hex
#96b ΔE = 2.664
RGB
rgb(149, 110, 190)
RGBA
rgba(149, 110, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.332, g: 0.245, b: 0.423
RYB
red: 0.584%, yellow: 0.431%, blue: 0.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6984002 / 0xff956ebe
HSL
hsl(269, 38%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(269, 38%%, 59%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 269° (269.250), saturation: 42% (0.421), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 269.250, saturation: 42.105%, perceived brightness: 52.403%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 283.202, S: 49.686, L: 53.232
Cubehelix
H: -96.856, S: 0.515, L: 0.512
TSL
T: -4.158, S: 0.119, L: 0.513
CMYK
cyan: 22% (0.216), magenta: 42% (0.421), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 42% (0.416), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 27.263, Y: 21.259, Z: 51.372
xyY
x: 0.273, y: 0.213, Y: 21.259
CIELab
L: 53.232, a: 31.332, b: -36.334
CIELuv
L: 53.232, u: 13.940, v: -59.427
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.232, C: 47.978, H: 310.773
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.232, C: 61.040, H: 283.202
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.108, a: 24.855, b: -33.784
CIECAM02
J: 43.478, C: 44.497, h: 300.644, Q: 129.911, M: 38.912, s: 54.729, H: 334.610
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.338, jaune: -6.714, green: -3.379
LMS
L: 20.768, M: 17.219, S: 50.891
YCbCr
Y: 128.353, Cb: 157.348, Cr: 139.441
YCgCo
Y: 139.750, Cg: -29.750, Co: 27.000
YDbDr
Y: 130.781, Db: 89.090, Dr: -34.627
YPbPr
Y: 124.067, Pb: 35.515, Pr: 15.820
xvYCC
Y: 122.552, Cb: 159.197, Cr: 141.897
YIQ
Y: 130.781, I: -2.468, Q: 33.138
YUV
Y: 130.781, U: 29.143, V: 15.984
Munsell Color System
5P 5/10 ΔE = 3.885
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 8.233

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