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#969ad6 Hex Color Code

#969ad6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #969ad6 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #969ad6 is comprised of 58.82% red, 60.39% green and 83.92% blue. In the HSL color space #969ad6 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 44% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.63 nm.

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#969ad6 linear gradient to complementary #c5c8a4

  1. #969ad6
  2. #a0a1ce
  3. #a9a9c6
  4. #b1b1be
  5. #b8b8b5
  6. #bfc0ad
  7. #c5c8a4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #777cb6
  2. #8286c1
  3. #8c90cb
  4. #969ad6
  5. #a0a4e1
  6. #abaeec
  7. #b5b9f7

Tones

  1. #969ad6
  2. #9c9fd1
  3. #a2a3cc
  4. #a7a8c6
  5. #adadc1
  6. #b1b1bb
  7. #b6b6b6

Tints and Shades

#969ad6 to white

  1. #969ad6
  2. #a8aadd
  3. #babbe4
  4. #cbcbeb
  5. #dcdcf2
  6. #eeeef8
  7. #ffffff

#969ad6 to black

  1. #969ad6
  2. #7b7faf
  3. #626489
  4. #494b65
  5. #323343
  6. #1d1d24
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.123 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
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      ΔE = 1.293 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
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      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
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      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
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    1. ★ 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
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      #9e9acb
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      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
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      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
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      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
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      #9798ca
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
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      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
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    1. 16-3925 TPG
      #9199cc
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 3558 U
      #8e94cd
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  12. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R60B
      #9c9bcc
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
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    1. Dahlia
      #9194cb
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
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      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
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    1. 51.15.18
      #9c9acb
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  16. Diamond Vogel

    1. Bailey Bells / 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  17. Colortrend

    1. 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. Iris
      #a097ce
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 34.1%

#969ad6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#969ad6 foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #969ad6">…</p>

#969ad6 background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #969ad6">…</p>

#969ad6 shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #969ad6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9870038
Binary
10010110, 10011010, 11010110
Hexadecimal
#969ad6
LRV
≈ 34.4%
Closest short hex
#99d ΔE = 1.959
RGB
rgb(150, 154, 214)
RGBA
rgba(150, 154, 214, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.290, g: 0.297, b: 0.413
RYB
red: 0.588%, yellow: 0.603%, blue: 0.839%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6907178 / 0xff969ad6
HSL
hsl(236, 44%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 44%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.250), saturation: 30% (0.299), value: 84% (0.839)
HSP
hue: 236.250, saturation: 29.907%, perceived brightness: 63.075%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.782, S: 56.353, L: 65.318
Cubehelix
H: -126.117, S: 0.466, L: 0.625
TSL
T: -2.800, S: 0.076, L: 0.626
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.299), magenta: 28% (0.280), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.161)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.412), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 16% (0.161)
XYZ
X: 36.268, Y: 34.449, Z: 68.344
xyY
x: 0.261, y: 0.248, Y: 34.449
CIELab
L: 65.318, a: 12.151, b: -31.039
CIELuv
L: 65.318, u: -5.488, v: -50.378
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.318, C: 33.333, H: 291.379
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.318, C: 50.676, H: 263.782
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.694, a: 7.584, b: -27.953
CIECAM02
J: 55.665, C: 36.850, h: 273.182, Q: 146.995, M: 32.225, s: 46.821, H: 318.182
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.250, jaune: -5.511, green: -0.288
LMS
L: 30.277, M: 33.377, S: 67.787
YCbCr
Y: 153.138, Cb: 154.932, Cr: 121.984
YCgCo
Y: 168.000, Cg: -14.000, Co: 21.500
YDbDr
Y: 159.644, Db: 81.780, Dr: 18.352
YPbPr
Y: 157.468, Pb: 30.460, Pr: -4.760
xvYCC
Y: 151.237, Cb: 154.757, Cr: 123.819
YIQ
Y: 159.644, I: -21.659, Q: 17.822
YUV
Y: 159.644, U: 26.750, V: -8.461
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 1.780
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 8.060

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