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#979abc Hex Color Code

#979abc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979abc is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #979abc is comprised of 59.22% red, 60.39% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #979abc has a hue of 235° (degrees), 22% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.59 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#979abc linear gradient to complementary #b6b69d

  1. #979abc
  2. #9d9fb7
  3. #a2a3b2
  4. #a8a8ad
  5. #adada8
  6. #b1b1a2
  7. #b6b69d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7a7d9e
  2. #8386a8
  3. #8d90b2
  4. #979abc
  5. #a1a4c6
  6. #abaed1
  7. #b5b8db

Tints and Shades

#979abc to white

  1. #979abc
  2. #a8aac7
  3. #b9bbd2
  4. #cacbdd
  5. #dcdce8
  6. #edeef4
  7. #ffffff

#979abc to black

  1. #979abc
  2. #7c7f9a
  3. #626479
  4. #4a4b5a
  5. #32333c
  6. #1c1d21
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. CIL

    1. ★ Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 0.872 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. ★ Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 73 4 264 / Saphir 25
      #989cbc
      ΔE = 0.937 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. 2204
      #98a0c4
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 36/188
      #999dbe
      ΔE = 1.117 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. ★ 90BB 34/167
      #999bb9
      ΔE = 1.261 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  4. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 1.320 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Pale Plum
      #96a0c0
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-4 Ruffled Iris
      #999dbc
      ΔE = 1.388 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. 620D-4 Veranda Iris
      #989eba
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7674 U
      #9296b8
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. ★ 2107 C
      #9099ba
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  7. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6310
      #9b9ec3
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. ★ 6357
      #959ebd
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  9. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #959ec0
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4249 Pure Orchid 90BB 36/188
      #9195b8
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. 4247 Princely Purple 90BB 34/167
      #9193b2
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  11. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7358-42 Intermezzo
      #9d9ab8
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. ★ 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 2.059 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  13. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.18
      #9495b4
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  14. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Pure Orchid / 90BB 36/188
      #9c9cb8
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. ★ Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Lavender Field
      #9696bd
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Wild Blue Yonder R169C
      #8e96b7
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  16. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. DE 5948 - Grape Gatsby
      #a19abd
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  17. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7168 - Gateway To Paradise
      #9d9ec4
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. ★ 7201 - Lined With Lilacs
      #9ca0c3
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  18. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Charcoal Dust / 768
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Grape Gatsby / 925
      #a19abd
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  19. Glidden

    1. ★ Exquisite Blue Grey / 50BB 33/164
      #8f99b9
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Violet Petals
      #9f9cb9
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  20. Taubmans

    1. ★ Floral Flair / T08 22-3
      #9ba0c4
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Fresh Lavender / T10 37E-2
      #9193b2
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Moon / KM3085-2
      #969db9
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Royal Glimmer / KM3061-2
      #a09ec2
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  22. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  23. Albany Paint

    1. Burwash
      #a09bbb
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  24. Resene

    1. Birdcage B69-025-283
      #9d9cb7
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  25. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-e2
      #979fc7
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. 37-e5
      #959bb4
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  26. KILZ

    1. Bedtime Story / B751
      #9aa0c7
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Zodiac / B741
      #9fa1c1
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  27. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10456
      #9ba1c6
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  28. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R60B
      #8f93b8
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  29. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  30. Tollens

    1. T2095-1
      #9092b6
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 29.9%

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#979abc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979abc foreground

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="color: #979abc">…</p>

#979abc background

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #979abc">…</p>

#979abc shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979abc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9935548
Binary
10010111, 10011010, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#979abc
LRV
≈ 33.3%
Closest short hex
#99b ΔE = 0.826
RGB
rgb(151, 154, 188)
RGBA
rgba(151, 154, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.306, g: 0.312, b: 0.381
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.603%, blue: 0.737%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6841668 / 0xff979abc
HSL
hsl(235, 22%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 22%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (235.135), saturation: 20% (0.197), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 235.135, saturation: 19.681%, perceived brightness: 61.717%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.830, S: 30.803, L: 64.420
Cubehelix
H: -127.072, S: 0.264, L: 0.615
TSL
T: -2.753, S: 0.046, L: 0.616
CMYK
cyan: 20% (0.197), magenta: 18% (0.181), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 33.393, Y: 33.321, Z: 52.239
xyY
x: 0.281, y: 0.280, Y: 33.321
CIELab
L: 64.420, a: 6.174, b: -17.915
CIELuv
L: 64.420, u: -3.547, v: -28.196
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.420, C: 18.949, H: 289.015
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.420, C: 28.418, H: 262.830
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.724, a: 2.244, b: -13.250
CIECAM02
J: 54.768, C: 23.320, h: 272.262, Q: 145.805, M: 20.393, s: 37.398, H: 317.671
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.178, jaune: -3.195, green: -0.068
LMS
L: 30.301, M: 33.385, S: 51.926
YCbCr
Y: 150.847, Cb: 143.370, Cr: 124.269
YCgCo
Y: 161.750, Cg: -7.750, Co: 28.500
YDbDr
Y: 156.979, Db: 46.672, Dr: 11.377
YPbPr
Y: 155.809, Pb: 17.345, Pr: -3.064
xvYCC
Y: 149.812, Cb: 143.236, Cr: 125.308
YIQ
Y: 156.979, I: -12.710, Q: 9.944
YUV
Y: 156.979, U: 15.267, V: -5.245
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/6 ΔE = 1.400
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 10.434

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