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#978ea8 Hex Color Code

#978ea8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #978ea8 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #978ea8 is comprised of 59.22% red, 55.69% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #978ea8 has a hue of 261° (degrees), 13% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 565.71 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#978ea8 linear gradient to complementary #9ea690

  1. #978ea8
  2. #9892a4
  3. #9a96a0
  4. #9b9a9c
  5. #9c9e98
  6. #9da294
  7. #9ea690

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7c738c
  2. #857c95
  3. #8e859f
  4. #978ea8
  5. #a097b2
  6. #aaa1bb
  7. #b3aac5

Tints and Shades

#978ea8 to White

  1. #978ea8
  2. #a8a0b6
  3. #b9b2c4
  4. #cac5d3
  5. #dbd8e1
  6. #edebf0
  7. #ffffff

#978ea8 to Black

  1. #978ea8
  2. #7c758a
  3. #625d6d
  4. #4a4651
  5. #323037
  6. #1c1b1e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Orchid Shade
      #9792aa
      ΔE = 1.755
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ February Amethyst 30RB 34/145
      #9d92ab
      ΔE = 1.818
    2. 4273 Elevator 10RB 35/167
      #9692b0
      ΔE = 2.391
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Smoky Grape / 443-5
      #9c8fa6
      ΔE = 1.818
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Smoky Grape 443-5
      #9c8fa6
      ΔE = 1.818
  5. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Wisteria Bloom / 10RB 31/204
      #9a91af
      ΔE = 1.838
  6. Behr

    1. ★ 650F-4 Delectable
      #938ba1
      ΔE = 1.907
  7. Sto

    1. ★ 34212
      #958fa3
      ΔE = 2.148
    2. ★ 34111
      #9589a0
      ΔE = 2.276
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ French Violet / T12 36.F7
      #9d8eac
      ΔE = 2.176
    2. Parisienne Violet / T10 36E-2
      #9e8faf
      ΔE = 2.730
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-42-4 Byzantine
      #948fa3
      ΔE = 2.271
    2. 4-41-4 Clandestine
      #8f8fa5
      ΔE = 2.999
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 654
      #918eac
      ΔE = 2.317
  11. Brillux

    1. 45.12.18
      #9d93a9
      ΔE = 2.378
    2. 48.09.18
      #9994a9
      ΔE = 2.706
  12. Focoltone

    1. 5004
      #9289a8
      ΔE = 2.478
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. Sequined Scarf / NP PB 1469 T
      #9593ab
      ΔE = 2.516
    2. Springstep / NP N 1955 T
      #9794a9
      ΔE = 2.910
  14. Olympic

    1. Smoky Grape C43-4
      #9791a4
      ΔE = 2.563
  15. Dutch Boy

    1. Eclectic Plum
      #908fac
      ΔE = 2.613
    2. Purple Panache
      #9e8ba8
      ΔE = 2.995
  16. Crown Diamond

    1. 7360-42 Smooth Violet
      #978a9f
      ΔE = 2.623
  17. Caparol

    1. 2104
      #9c8cac
      ΔE = 2.714
  18. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4020-R50B
      #91899e
      ΔE = 2.723
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6399
      #908a9e
      ΔE = 2.891

#978ea8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#978ea8 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #978ea8">…</p>

#978ea8 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #978ea8">…</p>

#978ea8 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #978ea8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9932456
Binary
10010111, 10001110, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#978ea8
Closest short hex
#98a ΔE = 3.312
RGB
rgb(151, 142, 168)
RGBA
rgba(151, 142, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.328, g: 0.308, b: 0.364
RYB
red: 59.216%, yellow: 55.686%, blue: 65.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6844760 / 0xff978ea8
HSL
hsl(261, 13%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(261, 13%%, 61%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 261° (260.769), saturation: 15% (0.155), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 260.769, saturation: 15.476, perceived brightness: 57.996
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 279.629, S: 19.187, L: 60.563
Cubehelix
H: -104.911, S: 0.173, L: 0.579
TSL
T: -3.832, S: 0.035, L: 0.579
CMYK
cyan: 10 (0.101), magenta: 15 (0.155), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 34 (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 41 (0.408), magenta: 44 (0.443), yellow: 34 (0.341)
XYZ
X: 29.502, Y: 28.752, Z: 41.034
xyY
x: 0.297, y: 0.290, Y: 28.752
CIELab
L: 60.563, a: 8.527, b: -12.459
CIELuv
L: 60.563, u: 3.359, v: -19.801
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.563, C: 15.098, H: 304.390
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.563, C: 20.084, H: 279.629
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.621, a: 4.372, b: -7.837
CIECAM02
J: 50.779, C: 17.501, h: 292.508, Q: 140.395, M: 15.304, s: 33.017, H: 329.490
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.159, jaune: -2.297, green: -0.736
LMS
L: 27.307, M: 28.300, S: 40.832
YCbCr
Y: 142.839, Cb: 138.082, Cr: 130.105
YCgCo
Y: 150.750, Cg: -8.750, Co: 33.500
YDbDr
Y: 147.655, Db: 30.608, Dr: -6.355
YPbPr
Y: 145.789, Pb: 11.965, Pr: 3.304
xvYCC
Y: 141.207, Cb: 138.510, Cr: 130.902
YIQ
Y: 147.655, I: -2.991, Q: 9.993
YUV
Y: 147.655, U: 10.013, V: 2.935
Munsell Color System
5P 6/4 ΔE = 3.147
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 9.775

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