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#959aad Hex Color Code

#959aad Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #959aad is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #959aad is comprised of 58.43% red, 60.39% green and 67.84% blue. In the HSL color space #959aad has a hue of 228° (degrees), 13% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.39 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#959aad linear gradient to complementary #aba897

  1. #959aad
  2. #999ca9
  3. #9d9fa6
  4. #a1a1a2
  5. #a4a39e
  6. #a8a69b
  7. #aba897

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #787d8f
  2. #828799
  3. #8b90a3
  4. #959aad
  5. #9fa4b7
  6. #a9aec1
  7. #b3b8cc

Tints and Shades

#959aad to white

  1. #959aad
  2. #a6aaba
  3. #b7bbc8
  4. #c9cbd5
  5. #dbdce3
  6. #edeef1
  7. #ffffff

#959aad to black

  1. #959aad
  2. #7b7f8e
  3. #616470
  4. #494b53
  5. #323338
  6. #1c1d1f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1415 Lavender Pebble
      #979aad
      ΔE = 0.637 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  2. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5192T Faded Lilac
      #979aaf
      ΔE = 1.054 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. ★ 313
      #969cad
      ΔE = 1.075 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  3. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.09.18
      #929aaf
      ΔE = 1.110 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 51.09.18
      #9495ab
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Mulberry Shadow
      #9598a9
      ΔE = 1.129 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. ★ Peri Wink R182C
      #9197ad
      ΔE = 1.621 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 2 246 / Venato 40
      #9098ac
      ΔE = 1.341 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. ★ 9006 / Weissaluminium
      #9898a8
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  6. Bristol

    1. ★ Violet Veil / P104-C5
      #9597ab
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. ★ Smokey Tone / P229-N5
      #959ba9
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Violet Veil / T12 38.E10
      #9597ab
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. ★ Gentle Lavender / T12 38.E9
      #8e97ac
      ΔE = 1.924 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  8. Ford

    1. ★ Light Denim
      #989eb0
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. ★ Light Amethyst
      #999fb5
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  9. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Luster Blue / 7193
      #9a9db1
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. ★ Barrymore / 7192
      #9b9db1
      ΔE = 1.734 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Byzantine Blue / 50BB 32/117
      #9399b0
      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Blue Grey Sky / 30BB 32/067
      #9399a6
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6398
      #9498a7
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. 6152
      #939ca9
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  12. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4894
      #9496a7
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  13. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 35/108
      #999fb2
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. ★ Imperial Mauve 2
      #979fb2
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  14. Sto

    1. ★ 34321
      #989fb2
      ΔE = 1.840 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 15-3912 TCX
      #9a9eb3
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. P 108-10 U
      #8d96ae
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Tiebreaker B70-022-264
      #8e97ab
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Santas Grey B69-015-278
      #9998a7
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  17. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Faded Lilac / NP PB 1472 T
      #9b9cb1
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. ★ Blue Tip / NP N 1969 T
      #939eb0
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  18. CIL

    1. ★ Approaching Night
      #9a9fb2
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Joann's Jewel
      #9495ab
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  19. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Sparte
      #979fb3
      ΔE = 1.924 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Modeste
      #9e9cb0
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  20. Behr

    1. ★ Illusive Lilac FF84-3
      #939baa
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. 630F-4 Wild Thistle
      #999ab3
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Tianna's Eyes / KM3094-2
      #8e96a9
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  22. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5934 - Bay Fog
      #9899b0
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. DE 5920 - Mountains Majesty
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  23. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bay Fog / 809
      #9899b0
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. London Fog / 686
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  24. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-41-4 Clandestine
      #979cb4
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. ★ 4-40-4 Far Away
      #959eb5
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  25. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Pencil Skirt Grey
      #8e97a8
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  26. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Everlasting Lavender
      #99a0b2
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Silicon Valley
      #9599a5
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  27. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Vesper Violet - 6542
      #99a0b2
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  28. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3010-R80B
      #9397a5
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  29. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Surf C44-4
      #9897a7
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  30. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-e5
      #959bb4
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  31. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  32. Sico

    1. 6172-52 Mozart
      #8c97aa
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  33. General Paint

    1. Inscription / CL 2393M
      #989daa
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  34. Devoe Paint

    1. Bangor Blue / 50BB 33/164
      #8d9ab0
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Approaching Night / 70BB 35/108
      #9c9fac
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  35. Coronado Paint

    1. 7192 - Barrymore
      #9294aa
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  36. Crown Diamond

    1. 7356-52 Queen
      #9095a4
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  37. KILZ

    1. Hailstorm / B792
      #919bb4
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Romantic Ravenna / B761
      #8b94aa
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  38. ICI Paints

    1. 4248 Royal Retreat 90BB 35/075
      #9798a5
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. 4274 Picton 10RB 36/082
      #9796a4
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  39. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Purplish Gray 30-24
      #9494a5
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  40. Diamond Vogel

    1. Dusky Mood / 1318
      #9d9eab
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  41. Colortrend

    1. 1318
      #9d9eab
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 34.6%

#959aad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#959aad foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #959aad">…</p>

#959aad background

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #959aad">…</p>

#959aad shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #959aad">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9804461
Binary
10010101, 10011010, 10101101
Hexadecimal
#959aad
LRV
≈ 32.5%
Closest short hex
#99a ΔE = 1.708
RGB
rgb(149, 154, 173)
RGBA
rgba(149, 154, 173, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.313, g: 0.324, b: 0.363
RYB
red: 0.584%, yellow: 0.601%, blue: 0.678%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6972755 / 0xff959aad
HSL
hsl(228, 13%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 13%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.500), saturation: 14% (0.139), value: 68% (0.678)
HSP
hue: 227.500, saturation: 13.873%, perceived brightness: 60.716%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.709, S: 17.284, L: 63.768
Cubehelix
H: -134.180, S: 0.158, L: 0.606
TSL
T: -2.424, S: 0.030, L: 0.607
CMYK
cyan: 14% (0.139), magenta: 11% (0.110), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.322)
CMY
cyan: 42% (0.416), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 32% (0.322)
XYZ
X: 31.491, Y: 32.517, Z: 44.144
xyY
x: 0.291, y: 0.301, Y: 32.517
CIELab
L: 63.768, a: 2.153, b: -10.494
CIELuv
L: 63.768, u: -3.772, v: -15.966
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.768, C: 10.712, H: 281.595
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.768, C: 16.405, H: 256.709
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.024, a: -1.217, b: -5.982
CIECAM02
J: 54.033, C: 15.156, h: 263.873, Q: 144.824, M: 13.254, s: 30.251, H: 313.123
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.136, jaune: -1.900, green: 0.257
LMS
L: 29.877, M: 33.311, S: 43.948
YCbCr
Y: 148.863, Cb: 137.081, Cr: 124.456
YCgCo
Y: 157.500, Cg: -3.500, Co: 31.250
YDbDr
Y: 154.671, Db: 27.577, Dr: 10.788
YPbPr
Y: 154.303, Pb: 10.075, Pr: -3.374
xvYCC
Y: 148.519, Cb: 136.850, Cr: 125.036
YIQ
Y: 154.671, I: -9.083, Q: 4.854
YUV
Y: 154.671, U: 9.021, V: -4.975
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/4 ΔE = 1.692
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 10.726

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