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#9697ab Hex Color Code

#9697ab Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9697ab is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #9697ab is comprised of 58.82% red, 59.22% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #9697ab has a hue of 237° (degrees), 11% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.38 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#9697ab linear gradient to complementary #a8a998

  1. #9697ab
  2. #999aa8
  3. #9c9da5
  4. #9fa0a2
  5. #a2a39e
  6. #a5a69b
  7. #a8a998

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #797b8e
  2. #838497
  3. #8c8da1
  4. #9697ab
  5. #a0a1b5
  6. #aaabbf
  7. #b4b4c9

Tints and Shades

#9697ab to white

  1. #9697ab
  2. #a7a8b9
  3. #b8b9c6
  4. #c9cad4
  5. #dbdbe2
  6. #ededf1
  7. #ffffff

#9697ab to black

  1. #9697ab
  2. #7b7c8c
  3. #62626f
  4. #494952
  5. #323238
  6. #1c1c1f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Bristol

    1. ★ Violet Veil / P104-C5
      #9597ab
      ΔE = 0.320 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Violet Veil / T12 38.E10
      #9597ab
      ΔE = 0.320 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Gentle Lavender / T12 38.E9
      #8e97ac
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  3. CIL

    1. ★ Joann's Jewel
      #9495ab
      ΔE = 1.034 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. Magical Twilight
      #9e96a8
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  4. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1415 Lavender Pebble
      #979aad
      ΔE = 1.217 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  5. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5192T Faded Lilac
      #979aaf
      ΔE = 1.222 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 313
      #969cad
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  6. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4894
      #9496a7
      ΔE = 1.299 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Fresh Hyacinth
      #9396ad
      ΔE = 1.320 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Mulberry Shadow
      #9598a9
      ΔE = 1.337 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Twilight Fever
      #929ab1
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bay Fog / 809
      #9899b0
      ΔE = 1.390 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. London Fog / 686
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  10. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5934 - Bay Fog
      #9899b0
      ΔE = 1.390 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. DE 5920 - Mountains Majesty
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  11. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7192 - Barrymore
      #9294aa
      ΔE = 1.414 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  12. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Springstep / NP N 1955 T
      #9794a9
      ΔE = 1.540 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. ★ Evening Dresses / NP PB 1461 T
      #9494ac
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 9006 / Weissaluminium
      #9898a8
      ΔE = 1.551 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. ★ 70 2 246 / Venato 40
      #9098ac
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  14. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Surf C44-4
      #9897a7
      ΔE = 1.595 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Smoky Grape C43-4
      #9791a4
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  15. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Purplish Gray 30-24
      #9494a5
      ΔE = 1.612 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  16. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Joann's Jewel / 90BB 32/126
      #9695a5
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. Princely Purple / 90BB 34/167
      #9d9bb3
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  17. Dulux

    1. ★ Midnight Iris 2
      #9194ab
      ΔE = 1.743 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 30RB 33/103
      #9d96a7
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  18. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4227 Approaching Night 70BB 35/108
      #9198ac
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. 4248 Royal Retreat 90BB 35/075
      #9798a5
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  19. Brillux

    1. ★ 48.09.18
      #9994a9
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. ★ 54.09.18
      #929aaf
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  20. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  21. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6398
      #9498a7
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  22. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Luster Blue / 7193
      #9a9db1
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. ★ Barrymore / 7192
      #9b9db1
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  23. Behr

    1. ★ 630F-4 Wild Thistle
      #999ab3
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  24. Diamond Vogel

    1. Lavender Spectacle / 1283
      #9a97b0
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Lilac Blossom / 1289
      #9f97ac
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  25. Colortrend

    1. 1283
      #9a97b0
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. 1289
      #9f97ac
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  26. Peintures MF

    1. Modeste
      #9e9cb0
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  27. Kelly-Moore

    1. Tianna's Eyes / KM3094-2
      #8e96a9
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  28. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-41-4 Clandestine
      #979cb4
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 4-43-4 Evening Sky
      #9f9cb3
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  29. Porter Paints

    1. Purple Surf / 444-5
      #9c95a9
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Cotton Flannel / 544-5
      #9090a2
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  30. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Purple Surf 444-5
      #9c95a9
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Cotton Flannel 544-5
      #9090a2
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  31. Resene

    1. Tiebreaker B70-022-264
      #8e97ab
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Logan B72-022-284
      #9d9cb4
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  32. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3010-R80B
      #9397a5
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  33. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-e5
      #959bb4
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  34. Crown Diamond

    1. 7356-52 Queen
      #9095a4
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  35. Vista Paint

    1. Barrymore
      #9a96b0
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  36. Scib Paints

    1. barry more / 7192
      #9a96b0
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  37. Berger

    1. barry more / 7192
      #9a96b0
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  38. Ford

    1. Light Denim
      #989eb0
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  39. Earthpaint

    1. 4-40-4 Far Away
      #8c91a6
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  40. Levis

    1. Shady Purple B40
      #9693a1
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  41. Benjamin Moore

    1. Faded Violet / CSP-455
      #8e90a2
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  42. Crown Paint

    1. Pencil Skirt Grey
      #8e97a8
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 30.7%

#9697ab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9697ab foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #9697ab">…</p>

#9697ab background

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="background-color: #9697ab">…</p>

#9697ab shadow

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9697ab">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9869227
Binary
10010110, 10010111, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#9697ab
LRV
≈ 31.6%
Closest short hex
#99a ΔE = 1.429
RGB
rgb(150, 151, 171)
RGBA
rgba(150, 151, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.318, g: 0.320, b: 0.362
RYB
red: 0.588%, yellow: 0.592%, blue: 0.671%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6907989 / 0xff9697ab
HSL
hsl(237, 11%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 11%%, 63%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (237.143), saturation: 12% (0.123), value: 67% (0.671)
HSP
hue: 237.143, saturation: 12.281%, perceived brightness: 60.046%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.027, S: 17.064, L: 62.975
Cubehelix
H: -125.367, S: 0.151, L: 0.600
TSL
T: -2.836, S: 0.028, L: 0.600
CMYK
cyan: 12% (0.123), magenta: 12% (0.117), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.329)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.412), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 33% (0.329)
XYZ
X: 30.993, Y: 31.557, Z: 42.978
xyY
x: 0.294, y: 0.299, Y: 31.557
CIELab
L: 62.975, a: 3.739, b: -10.546
CIELuv
L: 62.975, u: -1.701, v: -16.258
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.975, C: 11.189, H: 289.521
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.975, C: 16.347, H: 264.027
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.176, a: 0.175, b: -6.038
CIECAM02
J: 53.232, C: 14.914, h: 272.825, Q: 143.747, M: 13.042, s: 30.121, H: 317.983
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.140, jaune: -1.924, green: -0.006
LMS
L: 29.289, M: 32.024, S: 42.787
YCbCr
Y: 147.412, Cb: 136.928, Cr: 126.141
YCgCo
Y: 155.750, Cg: -4.750, Co: 32.250
YDbDr
Y: 152.981, Db: 27.110, Dr: 5.673
YPbPr
Y: 152.227, Pb: 10.115, Pr: -1.420
xvYCC
Y: 146.736, Cb: 136.885, Cr: 126.753
YIQ
Y: 152.981, I: -7.021, Q: 6.011
YUV
Y: 152.981, U: 8.869, V: -2.615
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/4 ΔE = 1.477
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 11.192

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