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#968cb8 Hex Color Code

#968cb8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #968cb8 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #968cb8 is comprised of 58.82% red, 54.9% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #968cb8 has a hue of 254° (degrees), 24% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 443.58 nm.

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

#968cb8 linear gradient to complementary #a8b292

  1. #968cb8
  2. #9a92b2
  3. #9d99ac
  4. #a19fa5
  5. #a3a59f
  6. #a6ac99
  7. #a8b292

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7a719b
  2. #837aa5
  3. #8d83ae
  4. #968cb8
  5. #9f95c2
  6. #a99fcb
  7. #b3a8d5

Tones

  1. #968cb8
  2. #9890b4
  3. #9b93b1
  4. #9d97ad
  5. #9e9ba9
  6. #a09ea6
  7. #a2a2a2

Tints and Shades

#968cb8 to white

  1. #968cb8
  2. #a79ec4
  3. #b9b1cf
  4. #cac4db
  5. #dbd7e7
  6. #edebf3
  7. #ffffff

#968cb8 to black

  1. #968cb8
  2. #7b7397
  3. #625b77
  4. #494558
  5. #322f3b
  6. #1c1b20
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS676
      #958cb7
      ΔE = 0.372 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  2. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Brave Purple - 6823
      #968db8
      ΔE = 0.448 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  3. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Surprise
      #988dba
      ΔE = 0.604 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. Profusion de baies
      #9f8db7
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  4. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1604 Lilac 4
      #948db7
      ΔE = 0.911 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-e2
      #988fbb
      ΔE = 1.092 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. ★ 38-e3
      #9188b2
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 5 300 / Amethyst 45
      #988cb4
      ΔE = 1.228 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. ★ 70 5 310 / Atmo 5
      #9c90b8
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  7. Tollens

    1. ★ T2097-3
      #928bba
      ΔE = 1.243 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. ★ T2098-3
      #9b90b8
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  8. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.15.55
      #978eb5
      ΔE = 1.441 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. ★ V6.20.55
      #918ebd
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ French Violet / PPG1175-5
      #988eb4
      ΔE = 1.705 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. Magic Carpet / PPG1248-6
      #9488be
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Violet / 344-5
      #998eb4
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Dewy Iris / 90BB 31/208
      #9490ba
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. Magic Carpet / PPG1248-6
      #9488be
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Moon Rock P1-E2-2
      #908cbc
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. Downy Dew B7-E2-2
      #8c8cbc
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  13. Beckers

    1. ★ Dyning 767 / 3021-R92B
      #918dbe
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  14. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4261 Frill 05RB 34/258
      #928fbe
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. 4272 Wisteria Bloom 10RB 31/204
      #9089ae
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Haunting Melody R49D
      #9f8fbc
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 102-11 C
      #8e8db8
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. P 100-4 C
      #8c89b1
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  17. Behr

    1. 640D-5 June Berry
      #978fb2
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. 630B-5 Majestic Violet
      #9793c1
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  18. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10465
      #9492bf
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  19. CIL

    1. Wisteria Bloom
      #9791b5
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  20. Brillux

    1. 48.15.18
      #9f92c0
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  21. Dulux

    1. 10RB 31/204
      #9691b5
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Amethyst Falls 6
      #9390b4
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  22. Olympic

    1. Imperial Plum A43-4
      #9e92b8
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  23. Focoltone

    1. 5040
      #9a8ac0
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  24. Coronado Paint

    1. 7151 - Lilac Garden
      #9c92b6
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  25. Earthpaint

    1. 2-41-4 Pale Pansy
      #a192be
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 31.9%

#968cb8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#968cb8 foreground

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #968cb8">…</p>

#968cb8 background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #968cb8">…</p>

#968cb8 shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #968cb8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9866424
Binary
10010110, 10001100, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#968cb8
LRV
≈ 28.7%
Closest short hex
#98b ΔE = 2.381
RGB
rgb(150, 140, 184)
RGBA
rgba(150, 140, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.316, g: 0.295, b: 0.388
RYB
red: 0.588%, yellow: 0.549%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6910792 / 0xff968cb8
HSL
hsl(254, 24%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(254, 24%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 254° (253.636), saturation: 24% (0.239), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 253.636, saturation: 23.913%, perceived brightness: 58.288%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 274.162, S: 33.850, L: 60.517
Cubehelix
H: -111.499, S: 0.298, L: 0.580
TSL
T: -3.528, S: 0.056, L: 0.580
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.185), magenta: 24% (0.239), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.412), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 30.606, Y: 28.701, Z: 49.265
xyY
x: 0.282, y: 0.264, Y: 28.701
CIELab
L: 60.517, a: 12.895, b: -21.616
CIELuv
L: 60.517, u: 2.526, v: -34.716
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.517, C: 25.170, H: 300.819
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.517, C: 34.807, H: 274.162
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.573, a: 8.222, b: -17.022
CIECAM02
J: 50.698, C: 27.464, h: 287.343, Q: 140.283, M: 24.017, s: 41.376, H: 326.355
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.213, jaune: -3.902, green: -1.027
LMS
L: 26.757, M: 27.486, S: 48.930
YCbCr
Y: 143.142, Cb: 145.836, Cr: 129.266
YCgCo
Y: 153.500, Cg: -13.500, Co: 29.000
YDbDr
Y: 148.006, Db: 54.152, Dr: -3.782
YPbPr
Y: 145.298, Pb: 20.850, Pr: 2.976
xvYCC
Y: 140.785, Cb: 146.315, Cr: 130.614
YIQ
Y: 148.006, I: -8.178, Q: 15.805
YUV
Y: 148.006, U: 17.714, V: 1.750
Munsell Color System
2.5P 6/6 ΔE = 3.778
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 6.629

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