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#97979f Hex Color Code

#97979f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #97979f is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #97979f is comprised of 59.22% red, 59.22% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #97979f has a hue of 240° (degrees), 4% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7b7b82
  2. #84848c
  3. #8d8d95
  4. #97979f
  5. #a1a1a9
  6. #aaaab3
  7. #b4b4bd

Tints and Shades

#97979f to white

  1. #97979f
  2. #a8a8ae
  3. #b9b9be
  4. #cacace
  5. #dbdbde
  6. #ededee
  7. #ffffff

#97979f to black

  1. #97979f
  2. #7c7c83
  3. #626267
  4. #49494d
  5. #323234
  6. #1c1c1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4010-R50B
      #9899a2
      ΔE = 0.907 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4005-R50B
      #9b9da1
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  2. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 22 B 21 - Kashmir
      #9797a1
      ΔE = 0.933 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  3. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.06.18
      #9897a2
      ΔE = 1.455 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. ★ 45.06.18
      #95929a
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  4. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1515 Violet Evening
      #9c99a0
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 16-3916 TCX
      #92949b
      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. 16-3907 TCX
      #9c9ba7
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Gray
      #9498a2
      ΔE = 1.633 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Urban Gray
      #92969a
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Bald Mountain / T168-6
      #92969d
      ΔE = 1.674 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Gravel Path / T12 41.E11
      #8d939d
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  8. Jotun

    1. ★ 4424 / Kamelon
      #9d9ba2
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 4469 / Blåklokke
      #949a9f
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  9. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 614X
      #91959c
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. N500 / Agate
      #8e969e
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  10. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3417
      #98989c
      ΔE = 1.884 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  11. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Classic Blue / GR15
      #91969f
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. ★ Vanessa Mae / GR3
      #99949b
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  12. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Formal Gray / 797
      #97969a
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  13. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6382 - Formal Gray
      #97969a
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ 704Neu
      #90949c
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. 65 3 80 / Palazzo 5
      #909098
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  15. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.05.55
      #9196a0
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. W0.05.55
      #9793a0
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  16. Behr

    1. ★ 760F-4 Down Pour
      #95979b
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  17. AMC

    1. ★ Marlin Silver
      #989ca4
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  18. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Blue Gravel
      #9197a0
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. Manon
      #989399
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  19. Dutch Boy

    1. Silicon Valley
      #9599a5
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  20. CIL

    1. Chiseled Grey
      #92989e
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. 4248 Royal Retreat 90BB 35/075
      #9798a5
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. 4274 Picton 10RB 36/082
      #9796a4
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  22. Nippon Paint

    1. Granite Rock / NP N 1980 T
      #90959b
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. Glass Bottle / NP N 1959 T
      #969aa6
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  23. Duron

    1. Software
      #8f929b
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Westchester Gray
      #969497
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  24. Tollens

    1. TF255-3
      #8f959e
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  25. Ford

    1. Pumice
      #939397
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  26. Benjamin Moore

    1. Wisteria / AF-585
      #9d9da7
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Sweatshirt Gray / 2126-40
      #939a9f
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  27. Peintures MF

    1. Peau d'éléphant
      #9299a0
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  28. Valspar Paint

    1. Rapier Steel X100R209C
      #91989f
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Canal Blue R195C
      #9097a1
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  29. Dulux

    1. Mineral Haze 1
      #90969c
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  30. Ralph Lauren

    1. Loft / RLUL217
      #949598
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  31. Resene

    1. Quarter Sidewinder N69-005-322
      #9c979b
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Effortless V71-016-304
      #a09da7
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  32. General Paint

    1. Wedgewinkle / CL 3133M
      #92999f
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  33. Volkswagen

    1. Silver
      #959ca4
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  34. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dustblu - 9161
      #959ba0
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  35. Sto

    1. 34233
      #9894a1
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  36. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3010-R70B
      #9e9ba7
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  37. Coronado Paint

    1. 8256 - Madison Grey
      #90989f
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. 8233 - Heather Harmony
      #9d9c9f
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  38. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1412
      #959597
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  39. Earthpaint

    1. 5-41-3 Dynasty
      #9f9da8
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  40. Bristol

    1. Gravel Path / P231-N5
      #8d939d
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 29.0%

#97979f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#97979f foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #97979f">…</p>

#97979f background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #97979f">…</p>

#97979f shadow

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #97979f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9934751
Binary
10010111, 10010111, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#97979f
LRV
≈ 31.2%
Closest short hex
#99a ΔE = 3.661
RGB
rgb(151, 151, 159)
RGBA
rgba(151, 151, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.328, g: 0.328, b: 0.345
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.592%, blue: 0.624%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6842465 / 0xff97979f
HSL
hsl(240, 4%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 4%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 5% (0.050), value: 62% (0.624)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 5.031%, perceived brightness: 59.582%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 6.603, L: 62.689
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.059, L: 0.596
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.011, L: 0.596
CMYK
cyan: 5% (0.050), magenta: 5% (0.050), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.376)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 30.086, Y: 31.216, Z: 37.234
xyY
x: 0.305, y: 0.317, Y: 31.216
CIELab
L: 62.689, a: 1.579, b: -4.188
CIELuv
L: 62.689, u: -0.458, v: -6.353
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.689, C: 4.476, H: 290.663
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.689, C: 6.370, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.871, a: -1.654, b: -0.403
CIECAM02
J: 52.958, C: 6.985, h: 269.411, Q: 143.376, M: 6.108, s: 20.640, H: 316.104
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.105, jaune: -0.845, green: 0.115
LMS
L: 29.410, M: 32.047, S: 37.131
YCbCr
Y: 146.493, Cb: 131.512, Cr: 127.432
YCgCo
Y: 153.000, Cg: -2.000, Co: 35.750
YDbDr
Y: 151.912, Db: 10.664, Dr: 1.736
YPbPr
Y: 151.576, Pb: 4.000, Pr: -0.368
xvYCC
Y: 146.177, Cb: 131.514, Cr: 127.677
YIQ
Y: 151.912, I: -2.570, Q: 2.489
YUV
Y: 151.912, U: 3.490, V: -0.800
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/2 ΔE = 0.948
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 4.508

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