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#969cb0 Hex Color Code

#969cb0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #969cb0 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #969cb0 is comprised of 58.82% red, 61.18% green and 69.02% blue. In the HSL color space #969cb0 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 14% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.1 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#969cb0 linear gradient to complementary #adaa99

  1. #969cb0
  2. #9a9eac
  3. #9ea1a8
  4. #a2a3a5
  5. #a6a5a1
  6. #a9a89d
  7. #adaa99

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #797f92
  2. #82889c
  3. #8c92a6
  4. #969cb0
  5. #a0a6ba
  6. #aab0c5
  7. #b4bacf

Tints and Shades

#969cb0 to white

  1. #969cb0
  2. #a7acbd
  3. #b8bcca
  4. #caccd7
  5. #dbdde4
  6. #edeef1
  7. #ffffff

#969cb0 to black

  1. #969cb0
  2. #7b8090
  3. #626572
  4. #494c54
  5. #323339
  6. #1c1d1f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Ford

    1. ★ Light Denim
      #989eb0
      ΔE = 1.034 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. ★ Light Amethyst
      #999fb5
      ΔE = 1.396 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  2. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1415 Lavender Pebble
      #979aad
      ΔE = 1.092 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  3. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Luster Blue / 7193
      #9a9db1
      ΔE = 1.097 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. ★ Barrymore / 7192
      #9b9db1
      ΔE = 1.400 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.09.18
      #929aaf
      ΔE = 1.099 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 57.09.18
      #8b97ab
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  5. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 313
      #969cad
      ΔE = 1.135 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. ★ 5192T Faded Lilac
      #979aaf
      ΔE = 1.149 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  6. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Sparte
      #979fb3
      ΔE = 1.151 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. ★ Vol de nuit
      #98a1b4
      ΔE = 1.938 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  7. Sto

    1. ★ 34321
      #989fb2
      ΔE = 1.157 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. ★ 34421
      #98a2b6
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 35/108
      #999fb2
      ΔE = 1.170 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. ★ Imperial Mauve 2
      #979fb2
      ΔE = 1.226 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 15-3912 TCX
      #9a9eb3
      ΔE = 1.198 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. 2107 CP
      #9ea3b7
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  10. CIL

    1. ★ Approaching Night
      #9a9fb2
      ΔE = 1.265 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Joann's Jewel
      #9495ab
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  11. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-40-4 Far Away
      #959eb5
      ΔE = 1.447 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. ★ 4-39-4 Violet Illusion
      #8f9bb3
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Byzantine Blue / 50BB 32/117
      #9399b0
      ΔE = 1.555 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Blue Grey Sky / 30BB 32/067
      #9399a6
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4227 Approaching Night 70BB 35/108
      #9198ac
      ΔE = 1.619 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Pier Pointe 50BB 39/104
      #95a1b2
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  14. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Vesper Violet - 6542
      #99a0b2
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  15. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Everlasting Lavender
      #99a0b2
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  16. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Faded Lilac / NP PB 1472 T
      #9b9cb1
      ΔE = 1.664 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. ★ Blue Tip / NP N 1969 T
      #939eb0
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  17. Caparol

    1. ★ Biscaya / Biscaya F6
      #989cb4
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 70 0 0 / Grau 15
      #a0a0b0
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e5
      #959bb4
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  19. Taubmans

    1. ★ Violet Veil / T12 38.E10
      #9597ab
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. ★ Gentle Lavender / T12 38.E9
      #8e97ac
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  20. Bristol

    1. ★ Violet Veil / P104-C5
      #9597ab
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Smokey Tone / P229-N5
      #959ba9
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  21. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bay Fog / 809
      #9899b0
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. London Fog / 686
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  22. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5934 - Bay Fog
      #9899b0
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. DE 5920 - Mountains Majesty
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  23. KILZ

    1. ★ Hailstorm / B792
      #919bb4
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Sea Lavender / B771
      #919eb8
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  24. Behr

    1. ★ Illusive Lilac FF84-3
      #939baa
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. 590F-4 Cloudberry
      #91a0b7
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Aviation / KM955-M
      #9aa2b7
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Tianna's Eyes / KM3094-2
      #8e96a9
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  26. Resene

    1. Tiebreaker B70-022-264
      #8e97ab
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Logan B72-022-284
      #9d9cb4
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  27. Devoe Paint

    1. Bangor Blue / 50BB 33/164
      #8d9ab0
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Approaching Night / 70BB 35/108
      #9c9fac
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  28. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  29. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6398
      #9498a7
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  30. Tikkurila

    1. 4894
      #9496a7
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  31. General Paint

    1. Inscription / CL 2393M
      #989daa
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Baalbek / CL 2404M
      #a0a0b3
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  32. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R70B
      #93a1b7
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R60B
      #9ca2ba
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  33. Crown Paint

    1. Pencil Skirt Grey
      #8e97a8
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  34. Benjamin Moore

    1. Dreamy / 1425
      #9ba2ba
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  35. Valspar Paint

    1. Mesmerize X86R194C
      #9197a6
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Norwegian Night X87R184C
      #8b98ad
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  36. Sico

    1. 6172-52 Mozart
      #8c97aa
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  37. Coronado Paint

    1. 7193 - Luster Blue
      #a0a2b5
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  38. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Geneva Blue 28-8
      #8e9bb5
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  39. Clark+Kensington

    1. Silver Rose / 40A-3
      #a0a0b6
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  40. Olympic

    1. Purple Surf C44-4
      #9897a7
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  41. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3010-R80B
      #9397a5
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 31.1%

#969cb0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#969cb0 foreground

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="color: #969cb0">…</p>

#969cb0 background

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #969cb0">…</p>

#969cb0 shadow

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #969cb0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9870512
Binary
10010110, 10011100, 10110000
Hexadecimal
#969cb0
LRV
≈ 33.4%
Closest short hex
#99a ΔE = 2.259
RGB
rgb(150, 156, 176)
RGBA
rgba(150, 156, 176, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.311, g: 0.324, b: 0.365
RYB
red: 0.588%, yellow: 0.607%, blue: 0.690%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6906704 / 0xff969cb0
HSL
hsl(226, 14%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 14%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.154), saturation: 15% (0.148), value: 69% (0.690)
HSP
hue: 226.154, saturation: 14.773%, perceived brightness: 61.437%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.586, S: 18.704, L: 64.480
Cubehelix
H: -135.536, S: 0.171, L: 0.613
TSL
T: -2.365, S: 0.032, L: 0.614
CMYK
cyan: 15% (0.148), magenta: 11% (0.114), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.310)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.412), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 31% (0.310)
XYZ
X: 32.301, Y: 33.395, Z: 45.810
xyY
x: 0.290, y: 0.299, Y: 33.395
CIELab
L: 64.480, a: 2.027, b: -11.106
CIELuv
L: 64.480, u: -4.349, v: -16.920
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.480, C: 11.289, H: 280.346
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.480, C: 17.470, H: 255.586
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.788, a: -1.357, b: -6.548
CIECAM02
J: 54.807, C: 15.962, h: 262.607, Q: 145.857, M: 13.959, s: 30.936, H: 312.453
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.139, jaune: -2.002, green: 0.305
LMS
L: 30.577, M: 34.241, S: 45.601
YCbCr
Y: 150.422, Cb: 137.668, Cr: 123.946
YCgCo
Y: 159.500, Cg: -3.500, Co: 31.000
YDbDr
Y: 156.486, Db: 29.360, Dr: 12.338
YPbPr
Y: 156.162, Pb: 10.690, Pr: -3.920
xvYCC
Y: 150.116, Cb: 137.390, Cr: 124.557
YIQ
Y: 156.486, I: -10.000, Q: 4.954
YUV
Y: 156.486, U: 9.604, V: -5.690
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/4 ΔE = 1.364
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 11.359

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