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#969bab Hex Color Code

#969bab Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #969bab is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #969bab is comprised of 58.82% red, 60.78% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #969bab has a hue of 226° (degrees), 11% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.47 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #797e8d
  2. #838897
  3. #8c91a1
  4. #969bab
  5. #a0a5b5
  6. #aaafbf
  7. #b4b9ca

Tints and Shades

#969bab to white

  1. #969bab
  2. #a7abb9
  3. #b8bbc6
  4. #c9ccd4
  5. #dbdde2
  6. #edeef1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#969bab to black

  1. #969bab
  2. #7b7f8c
  3. #62656f
  4. #494b52
  5. #323338
  6. #1c1d1f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 313
      #969cad
      ΔE = 0.575 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. ★ 5192T Faded Lilac
      #979aaf
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Smokey Tone / T12 41.E10
      #959ba9
      ΔE = 0.920 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. ★ Violet Veil / T12 38.E10
      #9597ab
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  3. Bristol

    1. ★ Smokey Tone / P229-N5
      #959ba9
      ΔE = 0.920 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. ★ Violet Veil / P104-C5
      #9597ab
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ Illusive Lilac FF84-3
      #939baa
      ΔE = 1.114 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6398
      #9498a7
      ΔE = 1.184 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. ★ 6152
      #939ca9
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Mulberry Shadow
      #9598a9
      ΔE = 1.243 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. A Month of Sundays R193C
      #9497a2
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  7. Ford

    1. ★ Light Denim
      #989eb0
      ΔE = 1.374 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Light Amethyst
      #999fb5
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  8. General Paint

    1. ★ Inscription / CL 2393M
      #989daa
      ΔE = 1.391 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  9. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1415 Lavender Pebble
      #979aad
      ΔE = 1.431 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Grey Sky / 30BB 32/067
      #9399a6
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. ★ Smoky Charcoal
      #9a9ea9
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  11. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Glass Bottle / NP N 1959 T
      #969aa6
      ΔE = 1.649 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Faded Lilac / NP PB 1472 T
      #9b9cb1
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3010-R80B
      #9397a5
      ΔE = 1.701 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. S 3010-R90B
      #8f98a4
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  13. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Silicon Valley
      #9599a5
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. ★ Everlasting Lavender
      #99a0b2
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 10250 C
      #919cac
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 2162 UP
      #98a1ad
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  15. Sto

    1. ★ 34321
      #989fb2
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  16. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 35/108
      #999fb2
      ΔE = 1.923 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. ★ Imperial Mauve 2
      #979fb2
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  17. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4894
      #9496a7
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  18. CIL

    1. ★ Approaching Night
      #9a9fb2
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Picton
      #9f9dab
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  19. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Vesper Violet - 6542
      #99a0b2
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Luster Blue / 7193
      #9a9db1
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. ★ Barrymore / 7192
      #9b9db1
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  21. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Approaching Night / 70BB 35/108
      #9c9fac
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. Joann's Jewel / 90BB 32/126
      #9695a5
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  22. Resene

    1. ★ Santas Grey B69-015-278
      #9998a7
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Tiebreaker B70-022-264
      #8e97ab
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  23. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.09.18
      #929aaf
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 57.06.18
      #909ba8
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  24. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Dusky Mood / 1318
      #9d9eab
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  25. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1318
      #9d9eab
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  26. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 2 246 / Venato 40
      #9098ac
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. 70 0 0 / Grau 15
      #a0a0b0
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  27. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Pencil Skirt Grey
      #8e97a8
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  28. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Surf C44-4
      #9897a7
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  29. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Sparte
      #979fb3
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. ★ Caillou brut
      #939eac
      ΔE = 2.264 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  30. Crown Diamond

    1. 7356-52 Queen
      #9095a4
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  31. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Coast Of Maine / PPG10-20
      #939da9
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  32. Kelly-Moore

    1. Tianna's Eyes / KM3094-2
      #8e96a9
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  33. ICI Paints

    1. 4274 Picton 10RB 36/082
      #9796a4
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Pier Pointe 50BB 39/104
      #95a1b2
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  34. GM / General Motors

    1. Quicksilver
      #969ca6
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. Gray
      #9498a2
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  35. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / FS078
      #919ba7
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4010-R70B
      #9099a4
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  36. Sikkens

    1. U6.09.58
      #9aa1b4
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. V2.10.55
      #9497ad
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  37. Porter Paints

    1. Coast of Maine / ATC-66
      #949eaa
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  38. Sico

    1. 6172-52 Mozart
      #8c97aa
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  39. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Purplish Gray 30-24
      #9494a5
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  40. Benjamin Moore

    1. Wisteria / AF-585
      #9d9da7
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 34.1%

#969bab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#969bab 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: #969bab">…</p>

#969bab background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #969bab">…</p>

#969bab shadow

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #969bab">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9870251
Binary
10010110, 10011011, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#969bab
LRV
≈ 32.9%
Closest short hex
#99a ΔE = 1.709
RGB
rgb(150, 155, 171)
RGBA
rgba(150, 155, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.315, g: 0.326, b: 0.359
RYB
red: 58.824%, yellow: 60.407%, blue: 67.059%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6906965 / 0xff969bab
HSL
hsl(226, 11%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 11%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.714), saturation: 12% (0.123), value: 67% (0.671)
HSP
hue: 225.714, saturation: 12.281%, perceived brightness: 60.959%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.997, S: 14.758, L: 64.053
Cubehelix
H: -135.985, S: 0.137, L: 0.609
TSL
T: -2.346, S: 0.027, L: 0.609
CMYK
cyan: 12% (0.123), magenta: 9% (0.094), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.329)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.412), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 33% (0.329)
XYZ
X: 31.648, Y: 32.867, Z: 43.197
xyY
x: 0.294, y: 0.305, Y: 32.867
CIELab
L: 64.053, a: 1.501, b: -8.936
CIELuv
L: 64.053, u: -3.617, v: -13.496
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.053, C: 9.061, H: 279.533
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.053, C: 13.972, H: 254.997
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.329, a: -1.787, b: -4.543
CIECAM02
J: 54.357, C: 13.358, h: 261.410, Q: 145.258, M: 11.682, s: 28.358, H: 311.823
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.127, jaune: -1.633, green: 0.302
LMS
L: 30.296, M: 33.787, S: 43.022
YCbCr
Y: 149.428, Cb: 135.764, Cr: 124.669
YCgCo
Y: 157.750, Cg: -2.750, Co: 32.250
YDbDr
Y: 155.329, Db: 23.578, Dr: 10.137
YPbPr
Y: 155.087, Pb: 8.575, Pr: -3.236
xvYCC
Y: 149.192, Cb: 135.533, Cr: 125.157
YIQ
Y: 155.329, I: -8.119, Q: 3.921
YUV
Y: 155.329, U: 7.713, V: -4.675
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/4 ΔE = 2.581
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 9.099

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