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#969cba Hex Color Code

#969cba Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #969cba is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #969cba is comprised of 58.82% red, 61.18% green and 72.94% blue. In the HSL color space #969cba has a hue of 230° (degrees), 21% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.85 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#969cba linear gradient to complementary #b5b39b

  1. #969cba
  2. #9ca0b5
  3. #a1a4b0
  4. #a7a7ab
  5. #acaba6
  6. #b0afa0
  7. #b5b39b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #787f9b
  2. #8288a6
  3. #8c92b0
  4. #969cba
  5. #a0a6c4
  6. #aab0cf
  7. #b5bad9

Tints and Shades

#969cba to white

  1. #969cba
  2. #a7acc5
  3. #b8bcd1
  4. #caccdc
  5. #dbdde8
  6. #edeef3
  7. #ffffff

#969cba to black

  1. #969cba
  2. #7b8098
  3. #626578
  4. #494c59
  5. #32333c
  6. #1c1d21
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-42 Pale Purple
      #979dbc
      ΔE = 0.514 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 7358-42 Intermezzo
      #9d9ab8
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  2. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Moon / KM3085-2
      #969db9
      ΔE = 0.789 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-4 Ruffled Iris
      #999dbc
      ΔE = 0.873 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. ★ 620D-4 Veranda Iris
      #989eba
      ΔE = 0.956 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 73 4 264 / Saphir 25
      #989cbc
      ΔE = 0.928 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. 2204
      #98a0c4
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6357
      #959ebd
      ΔE = 0.995 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. 6310
      #9b9ec3
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 34/167
      #999bb9
      ΔE = 1.115 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. ★ 90BB 36/188
      #999dbe
      ΔE = 1.320 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Jasmine Purple / T58-5
      #9a9cba
      ΔE = 1.151 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Floral Flair / T08 22-3
      #9ba0c4
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.286 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. DE 5934 - Bay Fog
      #9899b0
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Midnight Blush / 799
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.286 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Bay Fog / 809
      #9899b0
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  10. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 1.393 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. ★ Pure Orchid / 90BB 36/188
      #9c9cb8
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  11. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #959ec0
      ΔE = 1.534 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e5
      #959bb4
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. ★ 37-d3
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  13. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Pale Plum
      #96a0c0
      ΔE = 1.711 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2107 C
      #9099ba
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. ★ 535
      #9ca1bd
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  15. Glidden

    1. ★ Exquisite Blue Grey / 50BB 33/164
      #8f99b9
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Violet Petals
      #9f9cb9
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  16. CIL

    1. ★ Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  17. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-41-4 Clandestine
      #979cb4
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. ★ 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  18. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Poetic Blue 70BB 39/181
      #94a0c0
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 4249 Pure Orchid 90BB 36/188
      #9195b8
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  19. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  20. Resene

    1. ★ Birdcage B69-025-283
      #9d9cb7
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Logan B72-022-284
      #9d9cb4
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  21. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  22. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5182T Crushed Heather
      #9d9eb7
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  23. KILZ

    1. ★ Hailstorm / B792
      #919bb4
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Sea Lavender / B771
      #919eb8
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. Aster
      #8d9bbc
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Wild Blue Yonder R169C
      #8e96b7
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  25. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Pearl / 1433
      #94a1be
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Dreamy / 1425
      #9ba2ba
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. 7201 - Lined With Lilacs
      #9ca0c3
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  27. Brillux

    1. 51.12.18
      #9495b4
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  28. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Geneva Blue 28-8
      #8e9bb5
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  29. Tikkurila

    1. 2106
      #8c98b4
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  30. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #999fb5
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  31. Chrysler

    1. Bradenton Blue
      #98a3c4
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  32. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R60B
      #9ca2ba
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  33. Tollens

    1. T2008-3
      #92a1bd
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 35.3%

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#969cba HTML / CSS Code Examples

#969cba foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #969cba">…</p>

#969cba background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #969cba">…</p>

#969cba shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #969cba">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9870522
Binary
10010110, 10011100, 10111010
Hexadecimal
#969cba
LRV
≈ 33.8%
Closest short hex
#99b ΔE = 2.217
RGB
rgb(150, 156, 186)
RGBA
rgba(150, 156, 186, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.305, g: 0.317, b: 0.378
RYB
red: 0.588%, yellow: 0.608%, blue: 0.729%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6906694 / 0xff969cba
HSL
hsl(230, 21%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 21%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.000), saturation: 19% (0.194), value: 73% (0.729)
HSP
hue: 230.000, saturation: 19.355%, perceived brightness: 61.952%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.105, S: 28.025, L: 64.808
Cubehelix
H: -131.743, S: 0.245, L: 0.618
TSL
T: -2.533, S: 0.044, L: 0.618
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.194), magenta: 16% (0.161), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.271)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.412), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 27% (0.271)
XYZ
X: 33.327, Y: 33.806, Z: 51.214
xyY
x: 0.282, y: 0.286, Y: 33.806
CIELab
L: 64.808, a: 4.268, b: -16.215
CIELuv
L: 64.808, u: -4.860, v: -25.249
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.808, C: 16.768, H: 284.747
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.808, C: 25.712, H: 259.105
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.143, a: 0.566, b: -11.525
CIECAM02
J: 55.151, C: 21.642, h: 267.400, Q: 146.315, M: 18.925, s: 35.965, H: 315.012
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.167, jaune: -2.886, green: 0.167
LMS
L: 30.628, M: 34.248, S: 50.924
YCbCr
Y: 151.402, Cb: 142.058, Cr: 123.236
YCgCo
Y: 162.000, Cg: -6.000, Co: 28.500
YDbDr
Y: 157.626, Db: 42.690, Dr: 14.508
YPbPr
Y: 156.882, Pb: 15.690, Pr: -4.380
xvYCC
Y: 150.734, Cb: 141.783, Cr: 124.152
YIQ
Y: 157.626, I: -13.212, Q: 8.065
YUV
Y: 157.626, U: 13.964, V: -6.690
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/4 ΔE = 2.737
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.899

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