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#959bdc Hex Color Code

#959bdc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #959bdc is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #959bdc is comprised of 58.43% red, 60.78% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #959bdc has a hue of 235° (degrees), 50% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.36 nm.

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#959bdc linear gradient to complementary #c8cca5

  1. #959bdc
  2. #a0a3d3
  3. #a9abca
  4. #b2b3c1
  5. #babbb8
  6. #c1c4af
  7. #c8cca5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #767dbc
  2. #8087c6
  3. #8b91d1
  4. #959bdc
  5. #9fa5e7
  6. #aaaff2
  7. #b5bafd

Tones

  1. #959bdc
  2. #9ca0d6
  3. #a3a5d1
  4. #a9aacb
  5. #afafc5
  6. #b4b4bf
  7. #b9b9b9

Tints and Shades

#959bdc to white

  1. #959bdc
  2. #a7abe2
  3. #b9bbe8
  4. #cbccee
  5. #dcddf4
  6. #eeeef9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#959bdc to black

  1. #959bdc
  2. #7b7fb4
  3. #61658d
  4. #494b68
  5. #323345
  6. #1c1d25
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 1.299 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Liverpool Sea Holly R157C
      #8e94c2
      ΔE = 5.233 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 4.428 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  3. Clark+Kensington

    1. Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  4. Nerolac

    1. Violet Velour - 2341
      #9497ce
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Violet Hue - 2362
      #8497cf
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 4.737 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Romanesque Grape / 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 3.446 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Romanesque Grape 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 3.446 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  8. Crayola

    1. Blue Bell
      #9999cc / #99c
      ΔE = 3.155 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  9. Krylon

    1. Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 3.213 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 3.215 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 3.347 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 3.253 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  12. Caparol

    1. 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 3.374 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 43/07
      #8098e8
      ΔE = 4.360 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  13. Duron

    1. Dahlia
      #9194cb
      ΔE = 3.468 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  14. Plascon

    1. Lady Grey P1-D2-2
      #9c94d0
      ΔE = 3.484 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Walk on the Moon P1-E2-3
      #a8a0d4
      ΔE = 4.581 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  15. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R60B
      #9c9bcc
      ΔE = 3.515 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1555-R70B
      #7b97da
      ΔE = 4.930 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  16. California Paints

    1. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 3.550 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. DE 5941 - Simply Violet
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 4.089 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  17. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 3.550 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Simply Violet / 977
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 4.089 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  18. Diamond Vogel

    1. Bailey Bells / 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 3.598 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Mood Mode / 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 4.360 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  19. Colortrend

    1. 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 3.598 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 4.360 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  20. Brillux

    1. 51.15.18
      #9c9acb
      ΔE = 3.603 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  21. GM / General Motors

    1. Iris
      #a097ce
      ΔE = 3.713 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  22. Vista Paint

    1. Adora
      #9092cb
      ΔE = 3.799 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Hermosa
      #a198c6
      ΔE = 4.991 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  23. Berger

    1. Adora / 7207
      #9092cb
      ΔE = 3.799 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Hermosa / 7167
      #a198c6
      ΔE = 4.991 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  24. Scib Paints

    1. Adora / 7207
      #9092cb
      ΔE = 3.799 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 4.558 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  25. Glidden

    1. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 3.853 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Blue Phlox / 58BB 33/270
      #8797cc
      ΔE = 4.511 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  26. Asian Paints

    1. Classic Purple / 7207
      #9192c9
      ΔE = 4.021 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. French Purple / 7215
      #8892ca
      ΔE = 4.560 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  27. Taubmans

    1. Dream Weaver / T56-7
      #9c94ca
      ΔE = 4.078 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. Passionate / T57-5
      #a1a2d0
      ΔE = 4.675 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  28. Little Greene

    1. Jean
      #8492d4
      ΔE = 4.172 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 4.760 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  29. Coronado Paint

    1. 7159 - Lavender Legend
      #9e98c8
      ΔE = 4.268 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. 7207 - Adora
      #8693c7
      ΔE = 5.228 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  30. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6028
      #869ad1
      ΔE = 4.334 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 6263
      #a29ccb
      ΔE = 4.423 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  31. Crown Paint

    1. 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 4.356 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  32. Sikkens

    1. V0.20.60
      #959fcd
      ΔE = 4.435 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. V4.25.55
      #8c8ec8
      ΔE = 5.097 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  33. Pascol

    1. Purple Tulip PZ7070
      #a09ecb
      ΔE = 4.498 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  34. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 4.589 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Lavender Legend / 7159
      #a6a1cf
      ΔE = 5.063 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  35. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 4.597 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  36. Dulux

    1. 82BB 38/251
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 4.597 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Amethyst Showers 2
      #9895c3
      ΔE = 4.790 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  37. Nippon Paint

    1. Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 4.602 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  38. Behr

    1. Majestic Violet 630B-5
      #9d9ac6
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Pageant Song 600B-4
      #90a0ce
      ΔE = 5.163 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  39. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2705
      #ab9ed9
      ΔE = 4.734 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. 7453
      #829cd4
      ΔE = 5.081 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  40. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-e
      #a49bca
      ΔE = 4.815 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. 37-c1
      #8999c9
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  41. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #979ec9
      ΔE = 4.815 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  42. CIL

    1. Frill
      #9c96c4
      ΔE = 4.826 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  43. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Painted Sunset 29-9
      #9e9ec8
      ΔE = 4.957 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  44. Olympic

    1. Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Grape Arbor A44-4
      #9f9cc5
      ΔE = 5.241 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  45. Disney

    1. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 5.075 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  46. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10472
      #a899cd
      ΔE = 5.187 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  47. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 5.202 / LRV ≈ 34.6%

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#959bdc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#959bdc foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #959bdc">…</p>

#959bdc background

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

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

#959bdc shadow

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #959bdc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9804764
Binary
10010101, 10011011, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#959bdc
LRV
≈ 35.0%
Closest short hex
#99d ΔE = 1.458
RGB
rgb(149, 155, 220)
RGBA
rgba(149, 155, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.284, g: 0.296, b: 0.420
RYB
red: 58.431%, yellow: 60.601%, blue: 86.275%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6972452 / 0xff959bdc
HSL
hsl(235, 50%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 50%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (234.930), saturation: 32% (0.323), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 234.930, saturation: 32.273%, perceived brightness: 63.547%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.061, S: 62.255, L: 65.747
Cubehelix
H: -127.250, S: 0.512, L: 0.629
TSL
T: -2.744, S: 0.083, L: 0.630
CMYK
cyan: 32% (0.323), magenta: 30% (0.295), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 42% (0.416), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 14% (0.137)
XYZ
X: 37.030, Y: 34.998, Z: 72.501
xyY
x: 0.256, y: 0.242, Y: 34.998
CIELab
L: 65.747, a: 12.823, b: -33.702
CIELuv
L: 65.747, u: -6.684, v: -54.919
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.747, C: 36.059, H: 290.832
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.747, C: 55.324, H: 263.061
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.159, a: 8.202, b: -31.249
CIECAM02
J: 56.088, C: 39.493, h: 271.964, Q: 147.552, M: 34.536, s: 48.380, H: 317.506
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.263, jaune: -5.979, green: -0.210
LMS
L: 30.397, M: 33.797, S: 71.884
YCbCr
Y: 153.973, Cb: 157.423, Cr: 120.751
YCoCg
Y: 169.750, Cg: -14.750, Co: 19.500
YDbDr
Y: 160.616, Db: 89.345, Dr: 22.103
YPbPr
Y: 158.402, Pb: 33.190, Pr: -5.990
xvYCC
Y: 152.039, Cb: 157.155, Cr: 122.738
YIQ
Y: 160.616, I: -24.456, Q: 18.955
YUV
Y: 160.616, U: 29.224, V: -10.191
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 2.384
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.258

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