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#96a5e9 Hex Color Code

#96a5e9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #96a5e9 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #96a5e9 is comprised of 58.82% red, 64.71% green and 91.37% blue. In the HSL color space #96a5e9 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 65% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.59 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#96a5e9 linear gradient to complementary #d2d2ad

  1. #96a5e9
  2. #a3acdf
  3. #aeb4d6
  4. #b8bbcc
  5. #c2c3c2
  6. #cacab7
  7. #d2d2ad

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7585c7
  2. #8090d2
  3. #8b9ade
  4. #96a5e9
  5. #a1b0f5
  6. #acbbff
  7. #b8c6ff

Tones

  1. #96a5e9
  2. #9ea9e2
  3. #a6aedc
  4. #adb2d5
  5. #b4b7ce
  6. #babbc7
  7. #c0c0c0

Tints and Shades

#96a5e9 to white

  1. #96a5e9
  2. #a9b3ed
  3. #bbc2f1
  4. #ccd1f4
  5. #dde0f8
  6. #eeeffc
  7. #ffffff

#96a5e9 to black

  1. #96a5e9
  2. #7c87be
  3. #626b95
  4. #4a506d
  5. #333649
  6. #1d1e27
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 265 / Astra 80
      #94a4e8
      ΔE = 0.473 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 80 12 260 / Lazur 120
      #8ca4e4
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 2716
      #9ea1db
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  3. Plascon

    1. Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  5. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  6. California Paints

    1. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 37.8%

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#96a5e9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#96a5e9 foreground

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="color: #96a5e9">…</p>

#96a5e9 background

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #96a5e9">…</p>

#96a5e9 shadow

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #96a5e9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9872873
Binary
10010110, 10100101, 11101001
Hexadecimal
#96a5e9
LRV
≈ 39.3%
Closest short hex
#9ae ΔE = 1.763
RGB
rgb(150, 165, 233)
RGBA
rgba(150, 165, 233, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.274, g: 0.301, b: 0.425
RYB
red: 0.588%, yellow: 0.638%, blue: 0.914%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6904343 / 0xff96a5e9
HSL
hsl(229, 65%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 65%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (229.157), saturation: 36% (0.356), value: 91% (0.914)
HSP
hue: 229.157, saturation: 35.622%, perceived brightness: 66.664%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.506, S: 73.761, L: 68.951
Cubehelix
H: -132.553, S: 0.589, L: 0.659
TSL
T: -2.496, S: 0.091, L: 0.660
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.356), magenta: 29% (0.292), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.086)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.412), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 9% (0.086)
XYZ
X: 40.737, Y: 39.276, Z: 82.510
xyY
x: 0.251, y: 0.242, Y: 39.276
CIELab
L: 68.951, a: 10.814, b: -35.872
CIELuv
L: 68.951, u: -10.869, v: -58.678
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.951, C: 37.466, H: 286.776
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.951, C: 59.676, H: 259.506
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.670, a: 6.354, b: -34.190
CIECAM02
J: 59.562, C: 41.988, h: 266.692, Q: 152.053, M: 36.718, s: 49.141, H: 314.630
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.264, jaune: -6.330, green: 0.296
LMS
L: 33.325, M: 38.512, S: 81.796
YCbCr
Y: 160.544, Cb: 160.072, Cr: 116.587
YCgCo
Y: 178.250, Cg: -13.250, Co: 16.750
YDbDr
Y: 168.267, Db: 97.394, Dr: 34.751
YPbPr
Y: 166.701, Pb: 35.725, Pr: -10.628
xvYCC
Y: 159.167, Cb: 159.382, Cr: 118.664
YIQ
Y: 168.267, I: -30.782, Q: 17.985
YUV
Y: 168.267, U: 31.857, V: -16.026
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.748
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 7.317

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