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#959cbf Hex Color Code

#959cbf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #959cbf is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #959cbf is comprised of 58.43% red, 61.18% green and 74.9% blue. In the HSL color space #959cbf has a hue of 230° (degrees), 25% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.75 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#959cbf linear gradient to complementary #b8b69c

  1. #959cbf
  2. #9ca0b9
  3. #a2a5b4
  4. #a8a9ae
  5. #aeada8
  6. #b3b2a2
  7. #b8b69c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #777fa0
  2. #8188aa
  3. #8b92b5
  4. #959cbf
  5. #9fa6c9
  6. #a9b0d4
  7. #b4bbdf

Tones

  1. #959cbf
  2. #999ebc
  3. #9da1b8
  4. #a0a3b5
  5. #a4a5b1
  6. #a7a8ae
  7. #aaaaaa / #aaa

Tints and Shades

#959cbf to white

  1. #959cbf
  2. #a6acca
  3. #b8bcd4
  4. #c9ccdf
  5. #dbdde9
  6. #edeef4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#959cbf to black

  1. #959cbf
  2. #7b809c
  3. #61657b
  4. #494c5b
  5. #32333d
  6. #1c1d21
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 0.606 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  2. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #959ec0
      ΔE = 0.877 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Hermosa / 7167
      #9fa2c7
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 36/188
      #999dbe
      ΔE = 1.066 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. ★ 90BB 34/167
      #999bb9
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 73 4 264 / Saphir 25
      #989cbc
      ΔE = 1.111 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. ★ 2204
      #98a0c4
      ΔE = 1.500 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  5. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 1.222 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Blue Pearl / 1433
      #94a1be
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  6. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-42 Pale Purple
      #979dbc
      ΔE = 1.239 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 7358-42 Intermezzo
      #9d9ab8
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  7. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 1.262 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #979ec9
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d3
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 1.262 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. ★ 36-e3
      #9097bd
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  9. CIL

    1. ★ Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 1.360 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. ★ Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 1.533 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Midnight Blush / 799
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.396 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Charcoal Dust / 768
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.396 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. DE 5927 - Charcoal Dust
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-4 Ruffled Iris
      #999dbc
      ΔE = 1.420 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. ★ 620D-4 Veranda Iris
      #989eba
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6357
      #959ebd
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. ★ 6310
      #9b9ec3
      ΔE = 1.691 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2107 C
      #9099ba
      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 535
      #9ca1bd
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  15. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Pale Plum
      #96a0c0
      ΔE = 1.794 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. ★ Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Floral Flair / T08 22-3
      #9ba0c4
      ΔE = 1.794 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Bouquet Violet / T12 37.F4
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  17. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7201 - Lined With Lilacs
      #9ca0c3
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. 7168 - Gateway To Paradise
      #9d9ec4
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  18. Glidden

    1. ★ Exquisite Blue Grey / 50BB 33/164
      #8f99b9
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  19. Sikkens

    1. ★ V2.13.57
      #9b9dbb
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. ★ U6.17.56
      #8c9abe
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Poetic Blue 70BB 39/181
      #94a0c0
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 4249 Pure Orchid 90BB 36/188
      #9195b8
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  21. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  22. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Pure Orchid / 90BB 36/188
      #9c9cb8
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  23. KILZ

    1. ★ Bedtime Story / B751
      #9aa0c7
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Zodiac / B741
      #9fa1c1
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10456
      #9ba1c6
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Moon / KM3085-2
      #969db9
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Royal Glimmer / KM3061-2
      #a09ec2
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Aster
      #8d9bbc
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Wild Blue Yonder R169C
      #8e96b7
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  27. Bristol

    1. Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  28. Chrysler

    1. Bradenton Blue
      #98a3c4
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  29. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Flirtation 29-8
      #9ba3c8
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  30. Olympic

    1. Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  31. Nippon Paint

    1. Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  32. New Look

    1. Starburst Galaxy / F30-03
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  33. Wattyl

    1. Seventh Wonder / D57W
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  34. Brillux

    1. 51.12.18
      #9495b4
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. 54.12.18
      #8a97b8
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 31.0%

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#959cbf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#959cbf foreground

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #959cbf">…</p>

#959cbf background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

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

#959cbf shadow

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #959cbf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9804991
Binary
10010101, 10011100, 10111111
Hexadecimal
#959cbf
LRV
≈ 33.9%
Closest short hex
#99b ΔE = 1.969
RGB
rgb(149, 156, 191)
RGBA
rgba(149, 156, 191, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.300, g: 0.315, b: 0.385
RYB
red: 58.431%, yellow: 60.784%, blue: 74.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6972225 / 0xff959cbf
HSL
hsl(230, 25%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 25%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.000), saturation: 22% (0.220), value: 75% (0.749)
HSP
hue: 230.000, saturation: 21.990%, perceived brightness: 62.107%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.254, S: 32.928, L: 64.905
Cubehelix
H: -131.743, S: 0.286, L: 0.619
TSL
T: -2.533, S: 0.051, L: 0.619
CMYK
cyan: 22% (0.220), magenta: 18% (0.183), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.251)
CMY
cyan: 42% (0.416), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 25% (0.251)
XYZ
X: 33.685, Y: 33.927, Z: 54.054
xyY
x: 0.277, y: 0.279, Y: 33.927
CIELab
L: 64.905, a: 5.107, b: -18.871
CIELuv
L: 64.905, u: -5.616, v: -29.592
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.905, C: 19.550, H: 285.142
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.905, C: 30.120, H: 259.254
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.247, a: 1.294, b: -14.249
CIECAM02
J: 55.226, C: 24.577, h: 267.592, Q: 146.413, M: 21.492, s: 38.314, H: 315.115
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.181, jaune: -3.345, green: 0.163
LMS
L: 30.481, M: 34.221, S: 53.719
YCbCr
Y: 151.635, Cb: 144.401, Cr: 122.442
YCgCo
Y: 163.000, Cg: -7.000, Co: 26.750
YDbDr
Y: 157.897, Db: 49.805, Dr: 16.926
YPbPr
Y: 157.029, Pb: 18.305, Pr: -5.110
xvYCC
Y: 150.860, Cb: 144.080, Cr: 123.511
YIQ
Y: 157.897, I: -15.414, Q: 9.410
YUV
Y: 157.897, U: 16.291, V: -7.805
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/6 ΔE = 2.236
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.195

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