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#969ee2 Hex Color Code

#969ee2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #969ee2 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #969ee2 is comprised of 58.82% red, 61.96% green and 88.63% blue. In the HSL color space #969ee2 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 57% saturation and 74% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.07 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#969ee2 linear gradient to complementary #cccfa9

  1. #969ee2
  2. #a1a6d9
  3. #acaed0
  4. #b5b6c6
  5. #bdbebd
  6. #c5c7b3
  7. #cccfa9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7680c1
  2. #818acc
  3. #8b94d7
  4. #969ee2
  5. #a1a8ed
  6. #acb3f8
  7. #b6beff

Tones

  1. #969ee2
  2. #9ea3dc
  3. #a5a8d6
  4. #abadcf
  5. #b1b2c9
  6. #b7b7c2
  7. #bcbcbc

Tints and Shades

#969ee2 to white

  1. #969ee2
  2. #a8ade7
  3. #babdec
  4. #cccdf1
  5. #dddef6
  6. #eeeefa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#969ee2 to black

  1. #969ee2
  2. #7c82b8
  3. #626790
  4. #4a4d6a
  5. #323447
  6. #1d1d26
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 271 U
      #9a9bd4
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 1.740 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 1.754 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. ★ Luna Light B7-C2-2
      #a0a0e0
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 13 264 / Saphir 115
      #909ce8
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. 77 10 264 / Saphir 85
      #909cd8
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  6. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 37.3%

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#969ee2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#969ee2 foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #969ee2">…</p>

#969ee2 background

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="background-color: #969ee2">…</p>

#969ee2 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 #969ee2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9871074
Binary
10010110, 10011110, 11100010
Hexadecimal
#969ee2
LRV
≈ 36.4%
Closest short hex
#99d ΔE = 2.060
RGB
rgb(150, 158, 226)
RGBA
rgba(150, 158, 226, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.281, g: 0.296, b: 0.423
RYB
red: 58.824%, yellow: 61.662%, blue: 88.627%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6906142 / 0xff969ee2
HSL
hsl(234, 57%, 74%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 57%, 74%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (233.684), saturation: 34% (0.336), value: 89% (0.886)
HSP
hue: 233.684, saturation: 33.628%, perceived brightness: 64.681%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.354, S: 67.666, L: 66.845
Cubehelix
H: -128.346, S: 0.548, L: 0.640
TSL
T: -2.692, S: 0.086, L: 0.641
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.336), magenta: 30% (0.301), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.114)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.412), magenta: 38% (0.380), yellow: 11% (0.114)
XYZ
X: 38.528, Y: 36.427, Z: 76.938
xyY
x: 0.254, y: 0.240, Y: 36.427
CIELab
L: 66.845, a: 12.950, b: -35.302
CIELuv
L: 66.845, u: -7.751, v: -57.737
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.845, C: 37.602, H: 290.144
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.845, C: 58.255, H: 262.354
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.355, a: 8.325, b: -33.332
CIECAM02
J: 57.282, C: 41.090, h: 270.834, Q: 149.115, M: 35.933, s: 49.089, H: 316.883
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.269, jaune: -6.257, green: -0.114
LMS
L: 31.388, M: 35.196, S: 76.272
YCbCr
Y: 156.330, Cb: 159.036, Cr: 119.660
YCgCo
Y: 173.000, Cg: -15.000, Co: 18.500
YDbDr
Y: 163.360, Db: 94.244, Dr: 25.420
YPbPr
Y: 161.192, Pb: 34.920, Pr: -7.128
xvYCC
Y: 154.435, Cb: 158.675, Cr: 121.739
YIQ
Y: 163.360, I: -26.612, Q: 19.466
YUV
Y: 163.360, U: 30.827, V: -11.721
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.656
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 7.919

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