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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 13 264 / Saphir 115
      #909ce8
      ΔE = 1.651 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. 78 11 289 / Ultram.violett Hell 20
      #a498e0
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2715 U
      #9f98df
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  3. Plascon

    1. Cool Idea B7-B2-1
      #9898f0
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Bellaggio Blue B6-B2-1
      #8898ec
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

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

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#979ae6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979ae6 foreground

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="color: #979ae6">…</p>

#979ae6 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #979ae6">…</p>

#979ae6 shadow

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<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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