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#979ac6 Hex Color Code

#979ac6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979ac6 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #979ac6 is comprised of 59.22% red, 60.39% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #979ac6 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 29% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.82 nm.

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#979ac6 linear gradient to complementary #bcbe9f

  1. #979ac6
  2. #9ea0c0
  3. #a5a6b9
  4. #abacb3
  5. #b1b2ac
  6. #b7b8a6
  7. #bcbe9f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #797da7
  2. #8386b1
  3. #8d90bc
  4. #979ac6
  5. #a1a4d1
  6. #abaedb
  7. #b6b8e6

Tones

  1. #979ac6
  2. #9b9dc2
  3. #a0a1be
  4. #a4a4bb
  5. #a8a8b7
  6. #ababb3
  7. #afafaf

Tints and Shades

#979ac6 to white

  1. #979ac6
  2. #a8aacf
  3. #b9bbd9
  4. #cbcbe2
  5. #dcdcec
  6. #edeef5
  7. #ffffff

#979ac6 to black

  1. #979ac6
  2. #7c7fa2
  3. #62647f
  4. #4a4b5e
  5. #32333f
  6. #1c1d22
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 1.079 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Repertoire / NP PB 1441 T
      #a29dc5
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape / T10 37B-2
      #989dca
      ΔE = 1.136 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Bouquet Violet / T12 37.F4
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3558 CP
      #949cc8
      ΔE = 1.277 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. 2114 U
      #929cd1
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  4. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 1.365 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  5. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #979ec9
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ 05RB 34/258
      #9a97c4
      ΔE = 1.667 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. ★ Amethyst Showers 2
      #9895c3
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 1.784 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape / 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 1.784 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  9. Krylon

    1. ★ Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  10. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Painted Sunset 29-9
      #9e9ec8
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2040-R60B
      #9c9bcc
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  12. Olympic

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. ★ Grape Arbor A44-4
      #9f9cc5
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  13. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.18
      #9c9acb
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Lavender Field
      #9696bd
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Liverpool Sea Holly R157C
      #8e94c2
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  15. Crayola

    1. ★ Blue Bell
      #9999cc
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  16. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.20.60
      #969fce
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  17. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #9e9acb
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  18. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  19. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7168 - Gateway To Paradise
      #9d9ec4
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. 7159 - Lavender Legend
      #9e98c8
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  20. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-e2
      #979fc7
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. 36-e3
      #9097bd
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  21. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6310
      #9b9ec3
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. 6263
      #a29ccb
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  22. Resene

    1. Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Wistful B73-042-284
      #a29ecd
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  23. Vista Paint

    1. Royal Glimmer
      #9794be
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  24. Berger

    1. Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #9794be
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  25. Scib Paints

    1. Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #9794be
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. Velvet Crest / 1248
      #9694bd
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. Velvet Robe / 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  27. Colortrend

    1. 1248
      #9694bd
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  28. Plascon

    1. Shallow Sea B6-D2-2
      #9098cc
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  29. CIL

    1. Frill
      #9c96c4
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  30. KILZ

    1. Bedtime Story / B751
      #9aa0c7
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  31. Caparol

    1. 2254
      #a09ccc
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  32. Kelly-Moore

    1. Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Royal Glimmer / KM3061-2
      #a09ec2
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  33. Dutch Boy

    1. Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  34. Crown Paint

    1. 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  35. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  36. Behr

    1. 630B-5 Majestic Violet
      #9793c1
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  37. Bristol

    1. Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  38. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  39. Disney

    1. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  40. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  41. Dulux Australia

    1. Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  42. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  43. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10465
      #9492bf
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 30.6%

#979ac6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979ac6 foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #979ac6">…</p>

#979ac6 background

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="background-color: #979ac6">…</p>

#979ac6 shadow

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979ac6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9935558
Binary
10010111, 10011010, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#979ac6
LRV
≈ 33.8%
Closest short hex
#99c ΔE = 1.933
RGB
rgb(151, 154, 198)
RGBA
rgba(151, 154, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.300, g: 0.306, b: 0.394
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.603%, blue: 0.776%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6841658 / 0xff979ac6
HSL
hsl(236, 29%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 29%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.170), saturation: 24% (0.237), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 236.170, saturation: 23.737%, perceived brightness: 62.263%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.599, S: 40.380, L: 64.777
Cubehelix
H: -126.184, S: 0.340, L: 0.619
TSL
T: -2.796, S: 0.057, L: 0.620
CMYK
cyan: 24% (0.237), magenta: 22% (0.222), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 22% (0.224)
XYZ
X: 34.509, Y: 33.767, Z: 58.115
xyY
x: 0.273, y: 0.267, Y: 33.767
CIELab
L: 64.777, a: 8.519, b: -22.962
CIELuv
L: 64.777, u: -4.111, v: -36.640
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.777, C: 24.491, H: 290.356
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.777, C: 36.869, H: 263.599
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.109, a: 4.312, b: -18.619
CIECAM02
J: 55.138, C: 28.680, h: 273.285, Q: 146.297, M: 25.080, s: 41.405, H: 318.239
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.206, jaune: -4.081, green: -0.188
LMS
L: 30.356, M: 33.394, S: 57.713
YCbCr
Y: 151.827, Cb: 147.760, Cr: 123.559
YCgCo
Y: 164.250, Cg: -10.250, Co: 26.000
YDbDr
Y: 158.119, Db: 60.002, Dr: 13.547
YPbPr
Y: 156.529, Pb: 22.345, Pr: -3.524
xvYCC
Y: 150.431, Cb: 147.629, Cr: 124.904
YIQ
Y: 158.119, I: -15.923, Q: 13.056
YUV
Y: 158.119, U: 19.627, V: -6.245
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/8 ΔE = 1.996
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 9.266

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