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#979ae3 Hex Color Code

#979ae3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979ae3 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #979ae3 is comprised of 59.22% red, 60.39% green and 89.02% blue. In the HSL color space #979ae3 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 58% saturation and 74% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.76 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#979ae3 linear gradient to complementary #cad1a9

  1. #979ae3
  2. #a2a3da
  3. #acacd0
  4. #b5b5c7
  5. #bcbebd
  6. #c4c8b3
  7. #cad1a9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #787cc2
  2. #8286cd
  3. #8c90d8
  4. #979ae3
  5. #a2a4ee
  6. #acaff9
  7. #b7b9ff

Tones

  1. #979ae3
  2. #9fa0dd
  3. #a6a5d7
  4. #acabd0
  5. #b2b1ca
  6. #b8b7c4
  7. #bdbdbd

Tints and Shades

#979ae3 to white

  1. #979ae3
  2. #a9aae8
  3. #bbbbed
  4. #cccbf1
  5. #dddcf6
  6. #eeeefb
  7. #ffffff

#979ae3 to black

  1. #979ae3
  2. #7c7fb9
  3. #636491
  4. #4a4b6b
  5. #333347
  6. #1d1d26
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.668 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
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      #a498e0
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2715 U
      #9f98df
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
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      #a0a0e0
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 38.0%

#979ae3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979ae3 foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="color: #979ae3">…</p>

#979ae3 background

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="background-color: #979ae3">…</p>

#979ae3 shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979ae3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9935587
Binary
10010111, 10011010, 11100011
Hexadecimal
#979ae3
LRV
≈ 35.2%
Closest short hex
#99d ΔE = 1.160
RGB
rgb(151, 154, 227)
RGBA
rgba(151, 154, 227, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.284, g: 0.289, b: 0.427
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.603%, blue: 0.890%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6841629 / 0xff979ae3
HSL
hsl(238, 58%, 74%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 58%, 74%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.632), saturation: 33% (0.335), value: 89% (0.890)
HSP
hue: 237.632, saturation: 33.480%, perceived brightness: 63.975%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.631, S: 69.656, L: 65.931
Cubehelix
H: -124.963, S: 0.565, L: 0.632
TSL
T: -2.856, S: 0.089, L: 0.633
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.335), magenta: 32% (0.322), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.110)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 11% (0.110)
XYZ
X: 38.179, Y: 35.235, Z: 77.448
xyY
x: 0.253, y: 0.234, Y: 35.235
CIELab
L: 65.931, a: 15.768, b: -37.269
CIELuv
L: 65.931, u: -5.757, v: -61.256
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.931, C: 40.468, H: 292.933
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.931, C: 61.526, H: 264.631
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.359, a: 10.931, b: -35.806
CIECAM02
J: 56.324, C: 42.782, h: 274.009, Q: 147.862, M: 37.412, s: 50.301, H: 318.643
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.284, jaune: -6.633, green: -0.454
LMS
L: 30.537, M: 33.421, S: 76.756
YCbCr
Y: 154.669, Cb: 160.491, Cr: 121.500
YCgCo
Y: 171.500, Cg: -17.500, Co: 18.750
YDbDr
Y: 161.425, Db: 98.659, Dr: 19.840
YPbPr
Y: 158.617, Pb: 36.845, Pr: -4.858
xvYCC
Y: 152.224, Cb: 160.366, Cr: 123.733
YIQ
Y: 161.425, I: -25.239, Q: 22.078
YUV
Y: 161.425, U: 32.271, V: -9.146
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.367
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 7.595

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