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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#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

#959bdc to black

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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 1.299 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 77 10 264 / Saphir 85
      #909cd8
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. 80 13 264 / Saphir 115
      #909ce8
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Jobs Tears B7-D2-2
      #9898d0
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 3558 C
      #919cd4
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  6. Clark+Kensington

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

    1. 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 37.3%

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#959bdc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#959bdc foreground

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="color: #959bdc">…</p>

#959bdc background

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

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

#959bdc shadow

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<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: 0.584%, yellow: 0.606%, blue: 0.863%
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
YCgCo
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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