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#959ab8 Hex Color Code

#959ab8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #959ab8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #959ab8 is comprised of 58.43% red, 60.39% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #959ab8 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 20% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.14 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#959ab8 linear gradient to complementary #b3b29a

  1. #959ab8
  2. #9b9eb3
  3. #a0a2ae
  4. #a5a6a9
  5. #aaaaa4
  6. #afae9f
  7. #b3b29a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #787d9a
  2. #8187a4
  3. #8b90ae
  4. #959ab8
  5. #9fa4c2
  6. #a9aecd
  7. #b3b8d7

Tints and Shades

#959ab8 to white

  1. #959ab8
  2. #a6aac4
  3. #b8bbcf
  4. #c9cbdb
  5. #dbdce7
  6. #edeef3
  7. #ffffff

#959ab8 to black

  1. #959ab8
  2. #7b7f97
  3. #616477
  4. #494b58
  5. #32333b
  6. #1c1d20
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dulux

    1. ★ Marble Swirl 3
      #9799b8
      ΔE = 0.940 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. ★ Plush Velvet 6
      #969bbd
      ΔE = 1.371 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  2. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 1.020 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. ★ Pure Orchid / 90BB 36/188
      #9c9cb8
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 73 4 264 / Saphir 25
      #989cbc
      ΔE = 1.144 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. 2204
      #98a0c4
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  4. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-42 Pale Purple
      #979dbc
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 7358-42 Intermezzo
      #9d9ab8
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Jasmine Purple / T58-5
      #9a9cba
      ΔE = 1.288 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Fresh Lavender / T10 37E-2
      #9193b2
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Charcoal Dust / 768
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 1.304 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. ★ Midnight Blush / 799
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-4 Ruffled Iris
      #999dbc
      ΔE = 1.311 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. ★ 620D-4 Veranda Iris
      #989eba
      ΔE = 1.571 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  8. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Moon / KM3085-2
      #969db9
      ΔE = 1.311 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2107 C
      #9099ba
      ΔE = 1.458 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 535
      #9ca1bd
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6357
      #959ebd
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. 6310
      #9b9ec3
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e5
      #959bb4
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. 37-d3
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  13. CIL

    1. ★ Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. ★ Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  14. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. DE 5934 - Bay Fog
      #9899b0
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  15. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.18
      #9495b4
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. 54.12.18
      #8a97b8
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  16. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #959ec0
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  17. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-41-4 Clandestine
      #979cb4
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Wild Blue Yonder R169C
      #8e96b7
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Twilight Fever
      #929ab1
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  19. Resene

    1. ★ Birdcage B69-025-283
      #9d9cb7
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Logan B72-022-284
      #9d9cb4
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  20. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Pale Plum
      #96a0c0
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  21. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  22. ICI Paints

    1. 4249 Pure Orchid 90BB 36/188
      #9195b8
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. 4247 Princely Purple 90BB 34/167
      #9193b2
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  23. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5182T Crushed Heather
      #9d9eb7
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 5192T Faded Lilac
      #979aaf
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  24. Tikkurila

    1. 2106
      #8c98b4
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  25. Glidden

    1. Violet Petals
      #9f9cb9
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. Fresh Hyacinth
      #9396ad
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. Lavender Spectacle / 1283
      #9a97b0
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  27. Colortrend

    1. 1283
      #9a97b0
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  28. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Geneva Blue 28-8
      #8e9bb5
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  29. Berger

    1. barry more / 7192
      #9a96b0
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  30. Vista Paint

    1. Barrymore
      #9a96b0
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  31. Scib Paints

    1. barry more / 7192
      #9a96b0
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  32. Coronado Paint

    1. 7201 - Lined With Lilacs
      #9ca0c3
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 36.1%

#959ab8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#959ab8 foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #959ab8">…</p>

#959ab8 background

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #959ab8">…</p>

#959ab8 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 #959ab8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9804472
Binary
10010101, 10011010, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#959ab8
LRV
≈ 33.0%
Closest short hex
#99b ΔE = 1.919
RGB
rgb(149, 154, 184)
RGBA
rgba(149, 154, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.306, g: 0.316, b: 0.378
RYB
red: 0.584%, yellow: 0.601%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6972744 / 0xff959ab8
HSL
hsl(231, 20%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 20%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.429), saturation: 19% (0.190), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 231.429, saturation: 19.022%, perceived brightness: 61.281%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.178, S: 27.325, L: 64.129
Cubehelix
H: -130.398, S: 0.240, L: 0.611
TSL
T: -2.595, S: 0.043, L: 0.611
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.190), magenta: 16% (0.163), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 42% (0.416), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 32.600, Y: 32.961, Z: 49.983
xyY
x: 0.282, y: 0.285, Y: 32.961
CIELab
L: 64.129, a: 4.610, b: -16.129
CIELuv
L: 64.129, u: -4.349, v: -25.119
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.129, C: 16.775, H: 285.952
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.129, C: 25.493, H: 260.178
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.412, a: 0.886, b: -11.430
CIECAM02
J: 54.410, C: 21.480, h: 268.779, Q: 145.329, M: 18.784, s: 35.952, H: 315.759
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.168, jaune: -2.874, green: 0.105
LMS
L: 29.932, M: 33.319, S: 49.699
YCbCr
Y: 149.941, Cb: 141.910, Cr: 123.675
YCgCo
Y: 160.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 28.500
YDbDr
Y: 155.925, Db: 42.240, Dr: 13.175
YPbPr
Y: 155.095, Pb: 15.575, Pr: -3.880
xvYCC
Y: 149.199, Cb: 141.682, Cr: 124.592
YIQ
Y: 155.925, I: -12.616, Q: 8.277
YUV
Y: 155.925, U: 13.817, V: -6.075
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/4 ΔE = 2.374
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 11.091

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