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#969dbd Hex Color Code

#969dbd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #969dbd is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #969dbd is comprised of 58.82% red, 61.57% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #969dbd has a hue of 229° (degrees), 23% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.19 nm.

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#969dbd linear gradient to complementary #b7b59c

  1. #969dbd
  2. #9ca1b8
  3. #a2a5b2
  4. #a8a9ad
  5. #adada7
  6. #b2b1a2
  7. #b7b59c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #787f9e
  2. #8289a8
  3. #8c93b3
  4. #969dbd
  5. #a0a7c7
  6. #aab1d2
  7. #b5bcdd

Tints and Shades

#969dbd to white

  1. #969dbd
  2. #a7adc8
  3. #b8bdd3
  4. #cacdde
  5. #dbdde9
  6. #edeef4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#969dbd to black

  1. #969dbd
  2. #7b819b
  3. #62667a
  4. #494c5a
  5. #32343d
  6. #1c1d21
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6357
      #959ebd
      ΔE = 0.706 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. ★ 6310
      #9b9ec3
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 0.731 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. DE 5927 - Charcoal Dust
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Midnight Blush / 799
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 0.731 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Charcoal Dust / 768
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  4. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #959ec0
      ΔE = 0.794 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 73 4 264 / Saphir 25
      #989cbc
      ΔE = 0.828 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. ★ 2204
      #98a0c4
      ΔE = 1.689 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-4 Ruffled Iris
      #999dbc
      ΔE = 0.848 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. ★ 620D-4 Veranda Iris
      #989eba
      ΔE = 1.287 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 36/188
      #999dbe
      ΔE = 0.947 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. ★ 90BB 34/167
      #999bb9
      ΔE = 1.483 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Pale Plum
      #96a0c0
      ΔE = 1.214 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  9. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Moon / KM3085-2
      #969db9
      ΔE = 1.264 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  10. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 1.272 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  11. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Poetic Blue 70BB 39/181
      #94a0c0
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  12. CIL

    1. ★ Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 1.572 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. ★ Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d3
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 36-e2
      #979fc7
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  14. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 4-41-4 Clandestine
      #979cb4
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2107 C
      #9099ba
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. ★ 535
      #9ca1bd
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  16. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. ★ Pure Orchid / 90BB 36/188
      #9c9cb8
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  17. Glidden

    1. ★ Exquisite Blue Grey / 50BB 33/164
      #8f99b9
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Violet Petals
      #9f9cb9
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  18. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7201 - Lined With Lilacs
      #9ca0c3
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. 7168 - Gateway To Paradise
      #9d9ec4
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  19. Taubmans

    1. ★ Floral Flair / T08 22-3
      #9ba0c4
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Bouquet Violet / T12 37.F4
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  20. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 5182T Crushed Heather
      #9d9eb7
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Aster
      #8d9bbc
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Wild Blue Yonder R169C
      #8e96b7
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. ★ Blue Pearl / 1433
      #94a1be
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  23. Chrysler

    1. ★ Bradenton Blue
      #98a3c4
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10456
      #9ba1c6
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  25. Sikkens

    1. U6.17.56
      #8c9abe
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. U2.16.60
      #91a2c2
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  26. Resene

    1. Birdcage B69-025-283
      #9d9cb7
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  27. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Flirtation 29-8
      #9ba3c8
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  28. KILZ

    1. Hailstorm / B792
      #919bb4
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Sea Lavender / B771
      #919eb8
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  29. Crown Diamond

    1. 7358-42 Intermezzo
      #9d9ab8
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  30. Tollens

    1. T2008-3
      #92a1bd
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  31. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  32. Bristol

    1. Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  33. Duron

    1. Solitude
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 37.2%

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#969dbd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#969dbd foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #969dbd">…</p>

#969dbd background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

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

#969dbd shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

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

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9870781
Binary
10010110, 10011101, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#969dbd
LRV
≈ 34.3%
Closest short hex
#99b ΔE = 2.256
RGB
rgb(150, 157, 189)
RGBA
rgba(150, 157, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.302, g: 0.317, b: 0.381
RYB
red: 58.824%, yellow: 61.151%, blue: 74.118%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6906435 / 0xff969dbd
HSL
hsl(229, 23%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 23%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (229.231), saturation: 21% (0.206), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 229.231, saturation: 20.635%, perceived brightness: 62.338%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.577, S: 30.372, L: 65.177
Cubehelix
H: -132.481, S: 0.265, L: 0.621
TSL
T: -2.499, S: 0.047, L: 0.622
CMYK
cyan: 21% (0.206), magenta: 17% (0.169), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.412), magenta: 38% (0.384), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 33.818, Y: 34.271, Z: 52.968
xyY
x: 0.279, y: 0.283, Y: 34.271
CIELab
L: 65.177, a: 4.398, b: -17.333
CIELuv
L: 65.177, u: -5.468, v: -27.061
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.177, C: 17.882, H: 284.236
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.177, C: 27.608, H: 258.577
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.542, a: 0.665, b: -12.665
CIECAM02
J: 55.542, C: 22.928, h: 266.731, Q: 146.832, M: 20.051, s: 36.953, H: 314.650
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.172, jaune: -3.077, green: 0.202
LMS
L: 30.903, M: 34.705, S: 52.656
YCbCr
Y: 152.200, Cb: 143.084, Cr: 122.655
YCgCo
Y: 163.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 27.750
YDbDr
Y: 158.555, Db: 45.806, Dr: 16.275
YPbPr
Y: 157.813, Pb: 16.805, Pr: -4.972
xvYCC
Y: 151.534, Cb: 142.762, Cr: 123.632
YIQ
Y: 158.555, I: -14.450, Q: 8.476
YUV
Y: 158.555, U: 14.983, V: -7.505
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 2.621
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.526

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