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#959cb8 Hex Color Code

#959cb8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #959cb8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #959cb8 is comprised of 58.43% red, 61.18% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #959cb8 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 20% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.9 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#959cb8 linear gradient to complementary #b4b199

  1. #959cb8
  2. #9b9fb3
  3. #a0a3ae
  4. #a6a6a9
  5. #abaaa4
  6. #afad9e
  7. #b4b199

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #787f9a
  2. #8188a4
  3. #8b92ae
  4. #959cb8
  5. #9fa6c2
  6. #a9b0cd
  7. #b3bad7

Tints and Shades

#959cb8 to white

  1. #959cb8
  2. #a6acc4
  3. #b8bccf
  4. #c9ccdb
  5. #dbdde7
  6. #edeef3
  7. #ffffff

#959cb8 to black

  1. #959cb8
  2. #7b8097
  3. #616577
  4. #494c58
  5. #32333b
  6. #1c1d20
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Moon / KM3085-2
      #969db9
      ΔE = 0.377 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ 620D-4 Veranda Iris
      #989eba
      ΔE = 0.874 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. ★ 630D-4 Ruffled Iris
      #999dbc
      ΔE = 1.548 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e5
      #959bb4
      ΔE = 1.059 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. 37-d3
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  4. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-42 Pale Purple
      #979dbc
      ΔE = 1.198 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 7358-42 Intermezzo
      #9d9ab8
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6357
      #959ebd
      ΔE = 1.249 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  6. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 1.342 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. ★ Pure Orchid / 90BB 36/188
      #9c9cb8
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  7. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-41-4 Clandestine
      #979cb4
      ΔE = 1.356 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. ★ 4-40-4 Far Away
      #959eb5
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 72 4 246 / Lago 25
      #909cb8
      ΔE = 1.426 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. ★ 73 4 264 / Saphir 25
      #989cbc
      ΔE = 1.702 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 34/167
      #999bb9
      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. ★ Marble Swirl 3
      #9799b8
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Jasmine Purple / T58-5
      #9a9cba
      ΔE = 1.689 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Midnight Blush / 799
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Bay Fog / 809
      #9899b0
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  12. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. DE 5934 - Bay Fog
      #9899b0
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Pale Plum
      #96a0c0
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Twilight Fever
      #929ab1
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. Aster
      #8d9bbc
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2107 C
      #9099ba
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. ★ 535
      #9ca1bd
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Poetic Blue 70BB 39/181
      #94a0c0
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Geneva Blue 28-8
      #8e9bb5
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  19. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5182T Crushed Heather
      #9d9eb7
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 5194T Purple Haze
      #92a0ba
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Pearl / 1433
      #94a1be
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Dreamy / 1425
      #9ba2ba
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  21. Ford

    1. ★ Light Amethyst
      #999fb5
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  22. Tikkurila

    1. 2106
      #8c98b4
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  23. Resene

    1. Birdcage B69-025-283
      #9d9cb7
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Logan B72-022-284
      #9d9cb4
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  24. Albany Paint

    1. French Blue
      #8d9cb6
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  25. Tollens

    1. T2008-3
      #92a1bd
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  26. CIL

    1. Bangor Blue
      #8b9ab6
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  27. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R60B
      #9ca2ba
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  28. Brillux

    1. 54.09.18
      #929aaf
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 51.12.18
      #9495b4
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  29. Dulux Australia

    1. Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  30. Nippon Paint

    1. Faded Lilac / NP PB 1472 T
      #9b9cb1
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  31. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Kings Court / 7224
      #8b9bb6
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Barrymore / 7192
      #9b9db1
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  32. Glidden

    1. Fresh Hyacinth
      #9396ad
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  33. Peintures MF

    1. Sparte
      #979fb3
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  34. Duron

    1. Solitude
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  35. Coronado Paint

    1. 7225 - Purple Paradise
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 37.2%

#959cb8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#959cb8 foreground

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #959cb8">…</p>

#959cb8 background

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #959cb8">…</p>

#959cb8 shadow

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #959cb8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9804984
Binary
10010101, 10011100, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#959cb8
LRV
≈ 33.6%
Closest short hex
#99b ΔE = 2.832
RGB
rgb(149, 156, 184)
RGBA
rgba(149, 156, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.305, g: 0.319, b: 0.376
RYB
red: 0.584%, yellow: 0.607%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6972232 / 0xff959cb8
HSL
hsl(228, 20%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 20%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.000), saturation: 19% (0.190), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 228.000, saturation: 19.022%, perceived brightness: 61.736%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.479, S: 26.274, L: 64.665
Cubehelix
H: -133.684, S: 0.234, L: 0.616
TSL
T: -2.446, S: 0.043, L: 0.616
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.190), magenta: 15% (0.152), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 42% (0.416), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 32.933, Y: 33.627, Z: 50.094
xyY
x: 0.282, y: 0.288, Y: 33.627
CIELab
L: 64.665, a: 3.488, b: -15.319
CIELuv
L: 64.665, u: -5.266, v: -23.711
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.665, C: 15.711, H: 282.826
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.665, C: 24.288, H: 257.479
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.988, a: -0.107, b: -10.626
CIECAM02
J: 54.975, C: 20.748, h: 265.304, Q: 146.081, M: 18.144, s: 35.242, H: 313.885
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.161, jaune: -2.726, green: 0.254
LMS
L: 30.444, M: 34.215, S: 49.818
YCbCr
Y: 150.949, Cb: 141.328, Cr: 122.939
YCgCo
Y: 161.250, Cg: -5.250, Co: 28.500
YDbDr
Y: 157.099, Db: 40.474, Dr: 15.407
YPbPr
Y: 156.525, Pb: 14.805, Pr: -4.788
xvYCC
Y: 150.427, Cb: 141.005, Cr: 123.794
YIQ
Y: 157.099, I: -13.165, Q: 7.232
YUV
Y: 157.099, U: 13.239, V: -7.105
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/4 ΔE = 2.090
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 11.074

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