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#959bc3 Hex Color Code

#959bc3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #959bc3 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #959bc3 is composed of 58.43% red, 60.78% green and 76.47% blue. In the HSL color space #959bc3 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 28% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.47 nm.

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#959bc3 linear gradient to complementary #bbbb9d

  1. #959bc3
  2. #9ca0bd
  3. #a3a5b7
  4. #aaabb0
  5. #b0b0aa
  6. #b6b6a4
  7. #bbbb9d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #777ea4
  2. #8187ae
  3. #8b91b9
  4. #959bc3
  5. #9fa5cd
  6. #a9afd8
  7. #b4b9e3

Tones

  1. #959bc3
  2. #999ebf
  3. #9da1bb
  4. #a1a3b8
  5. #a5a6b4
  6. #a9a9b0
  7. #acacac

Tints and Shades

#959bc3 to white

  1. #959bc3
  2. #a7abcd
  3. #b8bbd7
  4. #cacce1
  5. #dbddeb
  6. #edeef5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#959bc3 to black

  1. #959bc3
  2. #7b7f9f
  3. #61657d
  4. #494b5d
  5. #32333e
  6. #1c1d22
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Crown Diamond

    ★ 7352-42 Bilberry
    #949bc4
    ΔE = 0.345 / LRV ≈ 33.7%

  2. Pantone / PMS

    ★ 3558 UP
    #9599c2
    ΔE = 0.848 / LRV ≈ 33.1%

  3. Benjamin Moore

    ★ Persian Violet / 1419
    #929bc2
    ΔE = 0.886 / LRV ≈ 33.4%

  4. NOROO Paint

    ★ NR6012 7.4PB 6.3/5.5
    #9499bf
    ΔE = 0.935 / LRV ≈ 32.8%

  5. Nippon Paint

    ★ Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
    #959cc8
    ΔE = 1.186 / LRV ≈ 34.3%

  6. Brighto Paints

    ★ 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
    #979ec9
    ΔE = 1.41 / LRV ≈ 35.2%

  7. Shalimar Paints

    ★ Xerxes Blue / AP87-3
    #969cbf
    ΔE = 1.435 / LRV ≈ 34.0%

  8. TRUMATCH

    ★ 36-e2
    #979fc7
    ΔE = 1.45 / LRV ≈ 35.5%

  9. Olympic

    ★ Romanesque Grape A45-4
    #919cc8
    ΔE = 1.503 / LRV ≈ 34.0%

  10. Dulux Australia

    ★ Violet / G84
    #949dc1
    ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 34.3%

  11. Opaltone / OMS

    ★ 6310
    #9b9ec3
    ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 35.4%

  12. Dulux

    ★ Plush Velvet 6
    #969bbd
    ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 33.6%

  13. Taubmans

    ★ Romanesque Grape / T10 37B-2
    #989dca
    ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 35.1%

  14. Coronado Paint

    ★ 7167 - Hermosa
    #9697c1
    ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 32.5%

  15. Wattyl

    ★ Seventh Wonder / D57W
    #9196bf
    ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 31.6%

  16. New Look

    ★ Starburst Galaxy / F30-03
    #9196bf
    ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 31.6%

  17. Dutch Boy

    ★ Her Sanctuary
    #9397bb
    ΔE = 1.873 / LRV ≈ 31.9%

  18. KILZ

    ★ Bedtime Story / B751
    #9aa0c7
    ΔE = 1.874 / LRV ≈ 36.1%

  19. JSW Paints

    ★ Silk Road / 3294
    #9a9cbe
    ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 34.4%

  20. CIL

    ★ Pure Orchid
    #9a9cbe
    ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 34.4%

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#959bc3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#959bc3 foreground

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="color: #959bc3">…</p>

#959bc3 background

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="background-color: #959bc3">…</p>

#959bc3 shadow

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #959bc3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9804739
Binary
10010101, 10011011, 11000011
Hexadecimal
#959bc3
LRV
≈ 33.8%
Closest short hex
#99b ΔE = 2.32
RGB
rgb(149, 155, 195)
RGBA
rgba(149, 155, 195, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.299, g: 0.311, b: 0.391
RYB
red: 58.431%, yellow: 60.513%, blue: 76.471%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6972477 / 0xff959bc3
HSL
hsl(232, 28%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 28%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (232.174), saturation: 24% (0.236), value: 76% (0.765)
HSP
hue: 232.174, saturation: 23.59%, perceived brightness: 62.099%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.932, S: 37.261, L: 64.781
Cubehelix
H: -129.71, S: 0.319, L: 0.618
TSL
T: -2.627, S: 0.056, L: 0.619
CMYK
cyan: 24% (0.236), magenta: 21% (0.205), yellow: 0% (0.0), key: 24% (0.235)
CMY
cyan: 42% (0.416), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 24% (0.235)
XYZ
X: 33.964, Y: 33.772, Z: 56.348
xyY
x: 0.274, y: 0.272, Y: 33.772
CIELab
L: 64.781, a: 6.616, b: -21.295
CIELuv
L: 64.781, u: -5.376, v: -33.681
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.781, C: 22.299, H: 287.259
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.781, C: 34.107, H: 260.932
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.113, a: 2.624, b: -16.81
CIECAM02
J: 55.092, C: 27.074, h: -90.254, Q: 146.236, M: 23.676, s: 40.237, H: 316.286
CAM16 JCh
lightness: 55.497, chroma: 25.535, hue: 278.603
CAM16 JMh
lightness: 55.497, colorfulness: 22.33, hue: 278.603
CAM16 Jsh
lightness: 55.497, saturation: 39.004, hue: 278.603
CAM16 QCh
perceived brightness: 146.781, chroma: 25.535, hue: 278.603
CAM16 QMh
perceived brightness: 146.781, colorfulness: 22.33, hue: 278.603
CAM16 Qsh
perceived brightness: 146.781, saturation: 39.004, hue: 278.603
CAM16 UCS JMh
lightness: 67.948, colorfulness: 18.049, hue: 278.603
CAM16 UCS Jab
lightness: 67.948, a: 2.7, b: -17.846
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.195, jaune: -3.774, green: 0.042
LMS
L: 30.246, M: 33.774, S: 55.974
YCbCr
Y: 151.523, Cb: 146.448, Cr: 122.526
YCoCg
Y: 163.5, Cg: -8.5, Co: 25.75
YDbDr
Y: 157.766, Db: 56.02, Dr: 16.678
YPbPr
Y: 156.602, Pb: 20.69, Pr: -4.84
xvYCC
Y: 150.493, Cb: 146.175, Cr: 123.748
YIQ
Y: 157.766, I: -16.425, Q: 11.177
YUV
Y: 157.766, U: 18.324, V: -7.69
Okhsl
h: 278.091, s: 0.33, l: 0.65
Okhsv
h: 278.091, s: 0.268, v: 0.783
Okhwb
h: 278.091, w: 0.574, b: 0.217
Oklab
l: 0.699, a: 0.008, b: -0.058
Oklch
l: 0.699, c: 0.059, h: 278.091
JzAzBz
Jz: 0.00914, Az: 0.00003, Bz: -0.00543
JzCzHz
Jz: 0.00914, Cz: 0.00543, Hz: -89.68129
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/6 ΔE = 1.908
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 9.793

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