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#979ae6 Hex Color Code

#979ae6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979ae6 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #979ae6 is comprised of 59.22% red, 60.39% green and 90.2% blue. In the HSL color space #979ae6 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 61% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.7 nm.

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#979ae6 linear gradient to complementary #ccd2ab

  1. #979ae6
  2. #a2a3dd
  3. #adacd3
  4. #b6b6c9
  5. #bebfc0
  6. #c5c8b5
  7. #ccd2ab

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #787cc5
  2. #8286d0
  3. #8c90db
  4. #979ae6
  5. #a2a4f1
  6. #acaffc
  7. #b7b9ff

Tones

  1. #979ae6
  2. #9fa0e0
  3. #a6a6d9
  4. #adacd3
  5. #b4b2cc
  6. #b9b9c6
  7. #bfbfbf

Tints and Shades

#979ae6 to white

  1. #979ae6
  2. #a9aaea
  3. #bbbbef
  4. #cdcbf3
  5. #dedcf7
  6. #eeeefb
  7. #ffffff

#979ae6 to black

  1. #979ae6
  2. #7c7fbc
  3. #636493
  4. #4a4b6c
  5. #333348
  6. #1d1d26
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
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      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
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      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 38.6%

#979ae6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979ae6 foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #979ae6">…</p>

#979ae6 background

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #979ae6">…</p>

#979ae6 shadow

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979ae6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9935590
Binary
10010111, 10011010, 11100110
Hexadecimal
#979ae6
LRV
≈ 35.4%
Closest short hex
#99d ΔE = 1.723
RGB
rgb(151, 154, 230)
RGBA
rgba(151, 154, 230, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.282, g: 0.288, b: 0.430
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.603%, blue: 0.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6841626 / 0xff979ae6
HSL
hsl(238, 61%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 61%%, 75%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.722), saturation: 34% (0.343), value: 90% (0.902)
HSP
hue: 237.722, saturation: 34.348%, perceived brightness: 64.162%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.692, S: 72.807, L: 66.061
Cubehelix
H: -124.889, S: 0.589, L: 0.633
TSL
T: -2.860, S: 0.092, L: 0.634
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.343), magenta: 33% (0.330), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.098)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 10% (0.098)
XYZ
X: 38.597, Y: 35.402, Z: 79.647
xyY
x: 0.251, y: 0.230, Y: 35.402
CIELab
L: 66.061, a: 16.551, b: -38.721
CIELuv
L: 66.061, u: -5.927, v: -63.793
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.061, C: 42.110, H: 293.144
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.061, C: 64.068, H: 264.692
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.500, a: 11.666, b: -37.716
CIECAM02
J: 56.456, C: 44.135, h: 273.997, Q: 148.035, M: 38.596, s: 51.061, H: 318.636
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.292, jaune: -6.895, green: -0.474
LMS
L: 30.558, M: 33.425, S: 78.922
YCbCr
Y: 154.963, Cb: 161.808, Cr: 121.287
YCgCo
Y: 172.250, Cg: -18.250, Co: 18.000
YDbDr
Y: 161.767, Db: 102.658, Dr: 20.491
YPbPr
Y: 158.833, Pb: 38.345, Pr: -4.996
xvYCC
Y: 152.410, Cb: 161.683, Cr: 123.611
YIQ
Y: 161.767, I: -26.203, Q: 23.012
YUV
Y: 161.767, U: 33.579, V: -9.446
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.951
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 7.620

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