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Olympic Pale Purple C42-4 / #978d9d Hex Color Code

#978d9d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #978d9d is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #978d9d is comprised of 59.22% red, 55.29% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #978d9d has a hue of 278° (degrees), 8% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 560.14 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7c7282
  2. #857b8b
  3. #8e8494
  4. #978d9d
  5. #a096a6
  6. #aa9fb0
  7. #b3a9b9

Tints and Shades

#978d9d to white

  1. #978d9d
  2. #a89fad
  3. #b9b2bd
  4. #cac4cd
  5. #dbd8dd
  6. #edebee
  7. #ffffff

#978d9d to black

  1. #978d9d
  2. #7c7481
  3. #625c66
  4. #49454c
  5. #322f34
  6. #1c1b1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 68 3 20 / Quarz 10
      #988c9c
      ΔE = 0.683 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  2. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-43-4 Cinderella
      #968e9c
      ΔE = 0.975 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 5-42-4 Claret Shadow
      #928d98
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ W6.07.53
      #938b9b
      ΔE = 1.139 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. W0.05.55
      #9793a0
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ 660F-5 Amethyst Phlox
      #958a9b
      ΔE = 1.149 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. 650F-4 Delectable
      #938ba1
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lavender Crepe / T08 96-3
      #9c90a0
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Cotton Flannel / T12 39.F11
      #9391a0
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  6. Zoffany

    1. ★ Grey Violet
      #958f9d
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6392
      #9991a1
      ΔE = 1.510 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. 6399
      #908a9e
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4292 Magical Twilight 30RB 33/103
      #948ea0
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. ★ 4346 Evening Peace 70RB 31/090
      #998b99
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Tin Lizzie / PPG1172-5
      #928a98
      ΔE = 1.672 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Tin Lizzie / PPG1172-5
      #928a98
      ΔE = 1.672 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. ★ Pale Purple 442-5
      #9b8c9f
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Tin Lizzie / 542-5
      #928a98
      ΔE = 1.672 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. ★ Pale Purple / 442-5
      #9b8c9f
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Hazy Lilac / 2116-40
      #9c8f9d
      ΔE = 1.690 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. ★ Amorous / AF-600
      #968997
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  13. Duron

    1. ★ Special Gray
      #928a97
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7660 C
      #9991a4
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. 7653 C
      #948794
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  15. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentle Grape - 9074
      #908a9b
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Berry Cream - 9075
      #9a8ca2
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  16. Dulux

    1. ★ Mellow Heather 2
      #9e919f
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  17. Sto

    1. ★ 34212
      #958fa3
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. 34121
      #8f8897
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  18. Olympic

    1. ★ Smoky Grape C43-4
      #9791a4
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Tin Lizzie D42-4
      #8f8b96
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-43-4 Evening Sky
      #978fa4
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 4-42-4 Byzantine
      #948fa3
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. Soft Prayers / NP N 1934 T
      #9d919d
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. Will o' the Wisp R13D
      #9c94a3
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Dusty Lilac R15D
      #9e94a1
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  22. Sico

    1. 6174-52 A Simpler Time
      #8e8a98
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. 6046-42 Phantom Star
      #a08ea0
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  23. Kelly-Moore

    1. Garden Beauty / KM3046-2
      #9793a1
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  24. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4020-R50B
      #91899e
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  25. Resene

    1. Grey Suit B69-016-281
      #9391a0
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. Amethyst Smoke V66-022-308
      #95879c
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  26. Crown Diamond

    1. 7362-42 Phantom Star
      #a08ea0
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. 7361-52 Natural Pearl
      #958a94
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  27. CIL

    1. Evening Peace
      #a093a1
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  28. Levis

    1. Shady Purple B40
      #9693a1
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  29. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Garden Beauty / 7183
      #908f9e
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 28.0%

#978d9d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#978d9d foreground

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="color: #978d9d">…</p>

#978d9d background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #978d9d">…</p>

#978d9d shadow

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #978d9d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9932189
Binary
10010111, 10001101, 10011101
Hexadecimal
#978d9d
LRV
≈ 28.1%
Closest short hex
#989 ΔE = 2.508
RGB
rgb(151, 141, 157)
RGBA
rgba(151, 141, 157, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.336, g: 0.314, b: 0.350
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.553%, blue: 0.616%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6845027 / 0xff978d9d
HSL
hsl(278, 8%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(278, 8%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 278° (277.500), saturation: 10% (0.102), value: 62% (0.616)
HSP
hue: 277.500, saturation: 10.191%, perceived brightness: 57.230%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 292.194, S: 10.748, L: 59.946
Cubehelix
H: -89.067, S: 0.106, L: 0.572
TSL
T: 5.445, S: 0.026, L: 0.572
CMYK
cyan: 4% (0.038), magenta: 10% (0.102), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.384)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 45% (0.447), yellow: 38% (0.384)
XYZ
X: 28.372, Y: 28.064, Z: 35.814
xyY
x: 0.308, y: 0.304, Y: 28.064
CIELab
L: 59.946, a: 6.806, b: -7.116
CIELuv
L: 59.946, u: 4.672, v: -11.453
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.946, C: 9.847, H: 313.726
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.946, C: 12.369, H: 292.194
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.975, a: 2.894, b: -3.001
CIECAM02
J: 50.152, C: 11.565, h: 303.958, Q: 139.525, M: 10.114, s: 26.923, H: 336.761
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.129, jaune: -1.383, green: -0.659
LMS
L: 27.031, M: 27.894, S: 35.686
YCbCr
Y: 141.257, Cb: 133.544, Cr: 131.254
YCgCo
Y: 147.500, Cg: -6.500, Co: 36.250
YDbDr
Y: 145.814, Db: 16.828, Dr: -9.858
YPbPr
Y: 144.282, Pb: 6.850, Pr: 4.264
xvYCC
Y: 139.913, Cb: 134.017, Cr: 131.746
YIQ
Y: 145.814, I: 0.817, Q: 7.093
YUV
Y: 145.814, U: 5.506, V: 4.550
Munsell Color System
2.5P 6/2 ΔE = 3.508
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 10.378

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