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#979ae2 Hex Color Code

#979ae2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979ae2 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #979ae2 is comprised of 59.22% red, 60.39% green and 88.63% blue. In the HSL color space #979ae2 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 56% saturation and 74% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.79 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#979ae2 linear gradient to complementary #cad0a9

  1. #979ae2
  2. #a2a3d9
  3. #acacd0
  4. #b4b5c6
  5. #bcbebd
  6. #c3c7b3
  7. #cad0a9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #787cc2
  2. #8286cc
  3. #8d90d7
  4. #979ae2
  5. #a2a4ed
  6. #acaff8
  7. #b7b9ff

Tones

  1. #979ae2
  2. #9fa0dc
  3. #a6a5d6
  4. #acabd0
  5. #b2b1ca
  6. #b8b7c3
  7. #bdbdbd

Tints and Shades

#979ae2 to white

  1. #979ae2
  2. #a9aae7
  3. #bbbbec
  4. #cccbf1
  5. #dddcf6
  6. #eeeefa
  7. #ffffff

#979ae2 to black

  1. #979ae2
  2. #7c7fb8
  3. #636490
  4. #4a4b6a
  5. #333347
  6. #1d1d26
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 13 264 / Saphir 115
      #909ce8
      ΔE = 1.724 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. 78 11 289 / Ultram.violett Hell 20
      #a498e0
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  4. Plascon

    1. Luna Light B7-C2-2
      #a0a0e0
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. 271 U
      #9a9bd4
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. 271 C
      #9595d2
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 32.5%

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#979ae2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979ae2 foreground

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="color: #979ae2">…</p>

#979ae2 background

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #979ae2">…</p>

#979ae2 shadow

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979ae2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9935586
Binary
10010111, 10011010, 11100010
Hexadecimal
#979ae2
LRV
≈ 35.2%
Closest short hex
#99d ΔE = 0.989
RGB
rgb(151, 154, 226)
RGBA
rgba(151, 154, 226, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.284, g: 0.290, b: 0.426
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.603%, blue: 0.886%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6841630 / 0xff979ae2
HSL
hsl(238, 56%, 74%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 56%, 74%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.600), saturation: 33% (0.332), value: 89% (0.886)
HSP
hue: 237.600, saturation: 33.186%, perceived brightness: 63.912%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.610, S: 68.610, L: 65.889
Cubehelix
H: -124.989, S: 0.557, L: 0.631
TSL
T: -2.855, S: 0.088, L: 0.633
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.332), magenta: 32% (0.319), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.114)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 11% (0.114)
XYZ
X: 38.042, Y: 35.180, Z: 76.723
xyY
x: 0.254, y: 0.235, Y: 35.180
CIELab
L: 65.889, a: 15.508, b: -36.784
CIELuv
L: 65.889, u: -5.700, v: -60.410
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.889, C: 39.920, H: 292.860
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.889, C: 60.678, H: 264.610
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.313, a: 10.687, b: -35.174
CIECAM02
J: 56.280, C: 42.327, h: 274.011, Q: 147.804, M: 37.014, s: 50.043, H: 318.643
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.282, jaune: -6.546, green: -0.446
LMS
L: 30.531, M: 33.420, S: 76.042
YCbCr
Y: 154.571, Cb: 160.052, Cr: 121.571
YCgCo
Y: 171.250, Cg: -17.250, Co: 19.000
YDbDr
Y: 161.311, Db: 97.326, Dr: 19.623
YPbPr
Y: 158.545, Pb: 36.345, Pr: -4.812
xvYCC
Y: 152.162, Cb: 159.927, Cr: 123.773
YIQ
Y: 161.311, I: -24.918, Q: 21.767
YUV
Y: 161.311, U: 31.835, V: -9.046
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.179
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 7.596

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