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#959ecd Hex Color Code

#959ecd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #959ecd is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #959ecd is comprised of 58.43% red, 61.96% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #959ecd has a hue of 230° (degrees), 36% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.37 nm.

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#959ecd linear gradient to complementary #c2c1a0

  1. #959ecd
  2. #9ea4c6
  3. #a6a9be
  4. #aeafb7
  5. #b5b5af
  6. #bcbba8
  7. #c2c1a0

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7780ad
  2. #818ab8
  3. #8b94c2
  4. #959ecd
  5. #9fa8d8
  6. #aab3e3
  7. #b4bdee

Tones

  1. #959ecd
  2. #9aa1c8
  3. #9fa4c4
  4. #a4a7bf
  5. #a9abba
  6. #adaeb6
  7. #b1b1b1

Tints and Shades

#959ecd to white

  1. #959ecd
  2. #a7aed5
  3. #b8bdde
  4. #cacde6
  5. #dcdeee
  6. #edeef7
  7. #ffffff

#959ecd to black

  1. #959ecd
  2. #7b82a7
  3. #616783
  4. #494d61
  5. #323441
  6. #1c1d23
  7. #000000

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Paints

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  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.20.60
      #969fce
      ΔE = 0.375 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 0.768 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape / T10 37B-2
      #989dca
      ΔE = 0.996 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Passionate / T57-5
      #a1a2d0
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  4. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 1.022 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. ★ Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  5. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #979ec9
      ΔE = 1.053 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  6. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 1.078 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. ★ Spring Crocus / NP PB 1497 T
      #8fa0cc
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  7. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 1.098 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 2303
      #94a0cc
      ΔE = 1.262 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. ★ 77 1 258 / Berliner Blau 40
      #94a0d4
      ΔE = 1.495 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  9. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 1.388 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  10. Olympic

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 1.400 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  11. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #899fcf
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  12. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 1.567 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  13. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Velvet Robe / 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 1.567 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  14. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 1.671 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2114 U
      #929cd1
      ΔE = 1.672 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. 3558 C
      #919cd4
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  16. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-e2
      #979fc7
      ΔE = 1.814 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. 37-c1
      #8999c9
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  18. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  19. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 1.924 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  20. Bristol

    1. ★ Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  21. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  22. Krylon

    1. ★ Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  24. Little Greene

    1. Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  25. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Painted Sunset 29-9
      #9e9ec8
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  26. Plascon

    1. Shallow Sea B6-D2-2
      #9098cc
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Whisper B5-E2-3
      #94a4d0
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  27. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R60B
      #9c9bcc
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R70B
      #8ba1d3
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  28. Porter Paints

    1. Romanesque Grape / 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  29. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Romanesque Grape 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  30. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6310
      #9b9ec3
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  31. Behr

    1. 600B-4 Pageant Song
      #899ac9
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  32. Crayola

    1. Blue Bell
      #9999cc
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  33. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10456
      #9ba1c6
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  34. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  35. California Paints

    1. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  36. Coronado Paint

    1. 7168 - Gateway To Paradise
      #9d9ec4
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  37. Brillux

    1. 51.15.18
      #9c9acb
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  38. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  39. Dulux Australia

    1. Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 34.3%

#959ecd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#959ecd foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #959ecd">…</p>

#959ecd background

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #959ecd">…</p>

#959ecd shadow

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #959ecd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9805517
Binary
10010101, 10011110, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#959ecd
LRV
≈ 35.3%
Closest short hex
#99c ΔE = 2.684
RGB
rgb(149, 158, 205)
RGBA
rgba(149, 158, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.291, g: 0.309, b: 0.400
RYB
red: 0.584%, yellow: 0.615%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6971699 / 0xff959ecd
HSL
hsl(230, 36%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 36%, 69%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.357), saturation: 27% (0.273), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 230.357, saturation: 27.317%, perceived brightness: 63.334%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.825, S: 45.836, L: 65.943
Cubehelix
H: -131.403, S: 0.387, L: 0.629
TSL
T: -2.548, S: 0.066, L: 0.630
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.273), magenta: 23% (0.229), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 42% (0.416), magenta: 38% (0.380), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 35.638, Y: 35.250, Z: 62.672
xyY
x: 0.267, y: 0.264, Y: 35.250
CIELab
L: 65.943, a: 7.344, b: -25.086
CIELuv
L: 65.943, u: -7.183, v: -40.023
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.943, C: 26.139, H: 286.317
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.943, C: 40.663, H: 259.825
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.372, a: 3.244, b: -21.025
CIECAM02
J: 56.319, C: 31.151, h: 268.064, Q: 147.855, M: 27.241, s: 42.923, H: 315.371
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.213, jaune: -4.431, green: 0.144
LMS
L: 31.081, M: 35.145, S: 62.218
YCbCr
Y: 154.015, Cb: 149.965, Cr: 120.712
YCgCo
Y: 167.500, Cg: -9.500, Co: 23.250
YDbDr
Y: 160.667, Db: 66.701, Dr: 22.196
YPbPr
Y: 159.467, Pb: 24.535, Pr: -6.662
xvYCC
Y: 152.954, Cb: 149.552, Cr: 122.148
YIQ
Y: 160.667, I: -20.461, Q: 12.720
YUV
Y: 160.667, U: 21.818, V: -10.235
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 2.740
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.688

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