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#959cd1 Hex Color Code

#959cd1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #959cd1 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #959cd1 is comprised of 58.43% red, 61.18% green and 81.96% blue. In the HSL color space #959cd1 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 39% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.7 nm.

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#959cd1 linear gradient to complementary #c3c4a2

  1. #959cd1
  2. #9ea2c9
  3. #a7a9c2
  4. #afb0ba
  5. #b6b6b2
  6. #bdbdaa
  7. #c3c4a2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #777eb1
  2. #8188bc
  3. #8b92c6
  4. #959cd1
  5. #9fa6dc
  6. #aab0e7
  7. #b4bbf2

Tones

  1. #959cd1
  2. #9ba0cc
  3. #a0a4c7
  4. #a5a7c2
  5. #aaabbd
  6. #afafb8
  7. #b3b3b3

Tints and Shades

#959cd1 to white

  1. #959cd1
  2. #a7acd9
  3. #b9bce0
  4. #cacce8
  5. #dcddf0
  6. #edeef7
  7. #ffffff

#959cd1 to black

  1. #959cd1
  2. #7b80ab
  3. #616586
  4. #494c63
  5. #323342
  6. #1c1d24
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 0.538 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
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      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3558 C
      #919cd4
      ΔE = 1.029 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. 2716
      #9ea1db
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  3. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 1.032 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. ★ Adora / KM3070-2
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      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
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      ΔE = 1.242 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
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      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
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      ΔE = 1.437 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
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      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
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    1. ★ Blue Bell
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      ΔE = 1.728 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
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    1. ★ V0.20.60
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      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
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      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
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      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
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      #9798ca
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
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      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
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    1. ★ Romanesque Grape / T10 37B-2
      #989dca
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
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      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
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    1. ★ Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  16. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  17. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
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    1. Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
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    1. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
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      #979ec9
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
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    1. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
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      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
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      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
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    1. 37-c
      #8e9fd0
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
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    1. Velvet Robe / 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  26. Colortrend

    1. 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
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    1. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
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    1. Dahlia
      #9194cb
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
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    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
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      #879bd1
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 33.2%

#959cd1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#959cd1 foreground

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #959cd1">…</p>

#959cd1 background

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="background-color: #959cd1">…</p>

#959cd1 shadow

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #959cd1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9805009
Binary
10010101, 10011100, 11010001
Hexadecimal
#959cd1
LRV
≈ 34.8%
Closest short hex
#99c ΔE = 1.746
RGB
rgb(149, 156, 209)
RGBA
rgba(149, 156, 209, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.290, g: 0.304, b: 0.407
RYB
red: 0.584%, yellow: 0.609%, blue: 0.820%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6972207 / 0xff959cd1
HSL
hsl(233, 39%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 39%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (233.000), saturation: 29% (0.287), value: 82% (0.820)
HSP
hue: 233.000, saturation: 28.708%, perceived brightness: 63.115%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.718, S: 50.679, L: 65.568
Cubehelix
H: -128.959, S: 0.424, L: 0.626
TSL
T: -2.662, S: 0.071, L: 0.627
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.287), magenta: 25% (0.254), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 18% (0.180)
CMY
cyan: 42% (0.416), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 18% (0.180)
XYZ
X: 35.788, Y: 34.769, Z: 65.135
xyY
x: 0.264, y: 0.256, Y: 34.769
CIELab
L: 65.568, a: 9.466, b: -27.883
CIELuv
L: 65.568, u: -6.529, v: -44.853
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.568, C: 29.446, H: 288.751
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.568, C: 45.326, H: 261.718
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.965, a: 5.150, b: -24.218
CIECAM02
J: 55.914, C: 33.851, h: 270.479, Q: 147.323, M: 29.602, s: 44.826, H: 316.688
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.230, jaune: -4.935, green: -0.039
LMS
L: 30.585, M: 34.237, S: 64.634
YCbCr
Y: 153.399, Cb: 152.303, Cr: 121.164
YCgCo
Y: 167.500, Cg: -11.500, Co: 22.250
YDbDr
Y: 159.949, Db: 73.799, Dr: 20.832
YPbPr
Y: 158.325, Pb: 27.305, Pr: -5.938
xvYCC
Y: 151.973, Cb: 151.986, Cr: 122.784
YIQ
Y: 159.949, I: -21.197, Q: 15.010
YUV
Y: 159.949, U: 24.139, V: -9.606
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/8 ΔE = 2.356
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.538

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