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#959ab9 Hex Color Code

#959ab9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #959ab9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #959ab9 is comprised of 58.43% red, 60.39% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #959ab9 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 20% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.01 nm.

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#959ab9 linear gradient to complementary #b4b29a

  1. #959ab9
  2. #9b9eb4
  3. #a0a2af
  4. #a6a6aa
  5. #abaaa5
  6. #afae9f
  7. #b4b29a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #787d9b
  2. #8187a5
  3. #8b90af
  4. #959ab9
  5. #9fa4c3
  6. #a9aece
  7. #b3b8d8

Tints and Shades

#959ab9 to white

  1. #959ab9
  2. #a6aac4
  3. #b8bbd0
  4. #c9cbdc
  5. #dbdce7
  6. #edeef3
  7. #ffffff

#959ab9 to black

  1. #959ab9
  2. #7b7f97
  3. #616477
  4. #494b58
  5. #32333b
  6. #1c1d21
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 105-3 U
      #9599b9
      ΔE = 0.528 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. ★ P 100-11 C
      #9d9ebd
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 73 4 264 / Saphir 25
      #989cbc
      ΔE = 0.963 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. ★ Biscaya / Biscaya F6
      #989cb4
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ Plush Velvet 6
      #969bbd
      ΔE = 1.053 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. ★ 70BB 33/202
      #8d9abc
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  4. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-42 Pale Purple
      #979dbc
      ΔE = 1.093 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 7358-42 Intermezzo
      #9d9ab8
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  5. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 1.120 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. ★ Pure Orchid / 90BB 36/188
      #9c9cb8
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-4 Ruffled Iris
      #999dbc
      ΔE = 1.237 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. ★ 630F-4 Wild Thistle
      #999ab3
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Jasmine Purple / T58-5
      #9a9cba
      ΔE = 1.279 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Fresh Lavender / T10 37E-2
      #9193b2
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5927 - Charcoal Dust
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 1.481 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. ★ DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Charcoal Dust / 768
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 1.481 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. ★ Midnight Blush / 799
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Moon / KM3085-2
      #969db9
      ΔE = 1.490 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Exquisite Blue Grey / 50BB 33/164
      #8f99b9
      ΔE = 1.514 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Violet Petals
      #9f9cb9
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6357
      #959ebd
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. 6310
      #9b9ec3
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  13. CIL

    1. ★ Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. ★ Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  14. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #959ec0
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  15. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Pale Plum
      #96a0c0
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  16. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.18
      #9495b4
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. 54.12.18
      #8a97b8
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  17. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  19. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4249 Pure Orchid 90BB 36/188
      #9195b8
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. 4247 Princely Purple 90BB 34/167
      #9193b2
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  20. Resene

    1. ★ Birdcage B69-025-283
      #9d9cb7
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Logan B72-022-284
      #9d9cb4
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  21. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-41-4 Clandestine
      #979cb4
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. Aster
      #8d9bbc
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Opulent Accent X73R158C
      #8d97bd
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  23. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-e3
      #9097bd
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. 37-d4
      #8a94b6
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5182T Crushed Heather
      #9d9eb7
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  25. Tikkurila

    1. 2106
      #8c98b4
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  26. Benjamin Moore

    1. Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  27. Coronado Paint

    1. 7201 - Lined With Lilacs
      #9ca0c3
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  28. Colortrend

    1. 1283
      #9a97b0
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  29. Diamond Vogel

    1. Lavender Spectacle / 1283
      #9a97b0
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  30. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Geneva Blue 28-8
      #8e9bb5
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 32.5%

#959ab9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#959ab9 foreground

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

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #959ab9">…</p>

#959ab9 background

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #959ab9">…</p>

#959ab9 shadow

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #959ab9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9804473
Binary
10010101, 10011010, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#959ab9
LRV
≈ 33.0%
Closest short hex
#99b ΔE = 1.714
RGB
rgb(149, 154, 185)
RGBA
rgba(149, 154, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.305, g: 0.316, b: 0.379
RYB
red: 0.584%, yellow: 0.602%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6972743 / 0xff959ab9
HSL
hsl(232, 20%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 20%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (231.667), saturation: 19% (0.195), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 231.667, saturation: 19.459%, perceived brightness: 61.333%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.376, S: 28.256, L: 64.163
Cubehelix
H: -130.177, S: 0.247, L: 0.611
TSL
T: -2.605, S: 0.044, L: 0.612
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.195), magenta: 17% (0.168), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 42% (0.416), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 32.705, Y: 33.003, Z: 50.537
xyY
x: 0.281, y: 0.284, Y: 33.003
CIELab
L: 64.163, a: 4.839, b: -16.638
CIELuv
L: 64.163, u: -4.402, v: -25.958
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.163, C: 17.327, H: 286.218
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.163, C: 26.329, H: 260.376
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.448, a: 1.084, b: -11.943
CIECAM02
J: 54.446, C: 22.037, h: 269.049, Q: 145.376, M: 19.271, s: 36.409, H: 315.906
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.170, jaune: -2.963, green: 0.092
LMS
L: 29.937, M: 33.320, S: 50.245
YCbCr
Y: 150.039, Cb: 142.349, Cr: 123.604
YCgCo
Y: 160.500, Cg: -6.500, Co: 28.250
YDbDr
Y: 156.039, Db: 43.573, Dr: 13.392
YPbPr
Y: 155.167, Pb: 16.075, Pr: -3.926
xvYCC
Y: 149.261, Cb: 142.121, Cr: 124.551
YIQ
Y: 156.039, I: -12.938, Q: 8.588
YUV
Y: 156.039, U: 14.253, V: -6.175
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/6 ΔE = 2.258
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.968

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