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#978caa Hex Color Code

#978caa Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #978caa is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #978caa is comprised of 59.22% red, 54.9% green and 66.67% blue. In the HSL color space #978caa has a hue of 262° (degrees), 15% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 565.44 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#978caa linear gradient to complementary #9da78f

  1. #978caa
  2. #9891a6
  3. #9a95a1
  4. #9b9a9d
  5. #9c9e98
  6. #9ca394
  7. #9da78f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7c718e
  2. #857a97
  3. #8e83a1
  4. #978caa
  5. #a095b3
  6. #aa9ebd
  7. #b3a8c7

Tints and Shades

#978caa to white

  1. #978caa
  2. #a89eb8
  3. #b9b1c6
  4. #cac4d4
  5. #dbd7e2
  6. #edebf0
  7. #ffffff

#978caa to black

  1. #978caa
  2. #7c738b
  3. #625b6e
  4. #4a4552
  5. #322f37
  6. #1c1b1f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Focoltone

    1. ★ 5004
      #9289a8
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2104
      #9c8cac
      ΔE = 1.554 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ French Violet / T12 36.F7
      #9d8eac
      ΔE = 1.595 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. ★ Parisienne Violet / T10 36E-2
      #9e8faf
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  4. Bristol

    1. ★ French Violet / P098-C5
      #9d8eac
      ΔE = 1.595 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  5. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Wisteria Bloom / 10RB 31/204
      #9a91af
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ 640D-5 June Berry
      #978fb2
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. 650F-4 Delectable
      #938ba1
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3030-R50B
      #9d8eb1
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  8. Olympic

    1. ★ Violet Eclipse B42-4
      #9d8aaa
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  9. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 654
      #918eac
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  10. Tollens

    1. T2092-1
      #9c89a7
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. 10227 C
      #8e89a8
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. 5285 C
      #8d89a5
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  12. Dutch Boy

    1. Purple Panache
      #9e8ba8
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Eclectic Plum
      #908fac
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. Bolt of Lightning R37D
      #9f91b2
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Orchid Shade
      #9792aa
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  14. Peintures MF

    1. Confiture
      #9387ab
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Prune
      #8e8aad
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  15. Glidden

    1. Smoky Grape / PPG1174-5
      #9b8fa6
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. French Violet / PPG1175-5
      #988eb4
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Smoky Grape / PPG1174-5
      #9b8fa6
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. French Violet / PPG1175-5
      #988eb4
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. 4273 Elevator 10RB 35/167
      #9692b0
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. 4272 Wisteria Bloom 10RB 31/204
      #9089ae
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  18. Sto

    1. 34111
      #9589a0
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. Smoky Grape / 443-5
      #9c8fa6
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. French Violet / 344-5
      #998eb4
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  20. Brillux

    1. 48.12.18
      #9d92b4
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  21. Sico

    1. 6048-52 Easter Lily Purple
      #9b93b4
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  22. Crown Diamond

    1. 7349-52 Easter Lily Purple
      #9b93b4
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  23. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Berry Cream - 9075
      #9a8ca2
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  24. CIL

    1. Wisteria Bloom
      #9791b5
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  25. Earthpaint

    1. 4-43-4 Evening Sky
      #978fa4
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 28.9%

#978caa HTML / CSS Code Examples

#978caa foreground

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #978caa">…</p>

#978caa background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #978caa">…</p>

#978caa shadow

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #978caa">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9931946
Binary
10010111, 10001100, 10101010
Hexadecimal
#978caa
LRV
≈ 28.2%
Closest short hex
#98a ΔE = 2.094
RGB
rgb(151, 140, 170)
RGBA
rgba(151, 140, 170, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.328, g: 0.304, b: 0.369
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.549%, blue: 0.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6845270 / 0xff978caa
HSL
hsl(262, 15%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(262, 15%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 262° (262.000), saturation: 18% (0.176), value: 67% (0.667)
HSP
hue: 262.000, saturation: 17.647%, perceived brightness: 57.658%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 280.337, S: 21.861, L: 60.103
Cubehelix
H: -103.751, S: 0.198, L: 0.575
TSL
T: -3.882, S: 0.041, L: 0.575
CMYK
cyan: 11% (0.112), magenta: 18% (0.176), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.333)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 33% (0.333)
XYZ
X: 29.395, Y: 28.238, Z: 41.924
xyY
x: 0.295, y: 0.284, Y: 28.238
CIELab
L: 60.103, a: 10.098, b: -14.289
CIELuv
L: 60.103, u: 4.162, v: -22.820
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.103, C: 17.497, H: 305.250
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.103, C: 23.196, H: 280.337
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.139, a: 5.747, b: -9.579
CIECAM02
J: 50.312, C: 19.750, h: 293.899, Q: 139.748, M: 17.271, s: 35.155, H: 330.350
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.171, jaune: -2.623, green: -0.923
LMS
L: 26.863, M: 27.507, S: 41.701
YCbCr
Y: 142.027, Cb: 139.542, Cr: 130.699
YCgCo
Y: 150.250, Cg: -10.250, Co: 33.000
YDbDr
Y: 146.709, Db: 35.040, Dr: -8.153
YPbPr
Y: 144.503, Pb: 13.735, Pr: 4.120
xvYCC
Y: 140.103, Cb: 140.065, Cr: 131.619
YIQ
Y: 146.709, I: -3.085, Q: 11.660
YUV
Y: 146.709, U: 11.463, V: 3.765
Munsell Color System
5P 6/6 ΔE = 3.729
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 9.003

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