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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 = 1.651 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
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      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2715 U
      #9f98df
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
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    1. Cool Idea B7-B2-1
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      #8898ec
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

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

#979ae6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979ae6 foreground

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

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

#979ae6 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #979ae6">…</p>

#979ae6 shadow

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<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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