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#979bd1 Hex Color Code

#979bd1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979bd1 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #979bd1 is comprised of 59.22% red, 60.78% green and 81.96% blue. In the HSL color space #979bd1 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 39% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.92 nm.

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#979bd1 linear gradient to complementary #c2c5a3

  1. #979bd1
  2. #a0a2ca
  3. #a8a9c2
  4. #afb0bb
  5. #b6b7b3
  6. #bcbeab
  7. #c2c5a3

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #797db1
  2. #8387bc
  3. #8d91c6
  4. #979bd1
  5. #a1a5dc
  6. #acafe7
  7. #b6baf2

Tones

  1. #979bd1
  2. #9d9fcc
  3. #a2a3c7
  4. #a7a7c3
  5. #abacbe
  6. #b0b0b9
  7. #b4b4b4

Tints and Shades

#979bd1 to white

  1. #979bd1
  2. #a9abd9
  3. #babbe0
  4. #cbcce8
  5. #dcddf0
  6. #eeeef7
  7. #ffffff

#979bd1 to black

  1. #979bd1
  2. #7c7fab
  3. #636586
  4. #4a4b63
  5. #323342
  6. #1d1d24
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 0.576 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. ★ 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #9e9acb
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  2. Krylon

    1. ★ Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 1.096 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  3. Crayola

    1. ★ Blue Bell
      #9999cc
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 7 264 / Saphir 55
      #989ccc
      ΔE = 1.449 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. ★ 77 10 264 / Saphir 85
      #909cd8
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape / 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. ★ Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. ★ Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3558 C
      #919cd4
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. 2716
      #9ea1db
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  8. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2040-R60B
      #9c9bcc
      ΔE = 1.557 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  9. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. ★ Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 1.704 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  11. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.18
      #9c9acb
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Shallow Sea B6-D2-2
      #9098cc
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  13. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape / T10 37B-2
      #989dca
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  15. Sikkens

    1. V0.20.60
      #969fce
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  16. Duron

    1. Dahlia
      #9194cb
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  17. Nippon Paint

    1. Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  18. Coronado Paint

    1. 7159 - Lavender Legend
      #9e98c8
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  19. Resene

    1. Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Wistful B73-042-284
      #a29ecd
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  20. Dulux

    1. 05RB 34/258
      #9a97c4
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  21. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6263
      #a29ccb
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  22. Crown Paint

    1. 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  23. Diamond Vogel

    1. Bailey Bells / 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  24. Colortrend

    1. 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  25. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #979ec9
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 35.2%

#979bd1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979bd1 foreground

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #979bd1">…</p>

#979bd1 background

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="background-color: #979bd1">…</p>

#979bd1 shadow

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979bd1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9935825
Binary
10010111, 10011011, 11010001
Hexadecimal
#979bd1
LRV
≈ 34.6%
Closest short hex
#99c ΔE = 1.231
RGB
rgb(151, 155, 209)
RGBA
rgba(151, 155, 209, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.293, g: 0.301, b: 0.406
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.607%, blue: 0.820%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6841391 / 0xff979bd1
HSL
hsl(236, 39%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 39%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (235.862), saturation: 28% (0.278), value: 82% (0.820)
HSP
hue: 235.862, saturation: 27.751%, perceived brightness: 63.111%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.500, S: 50.857, L: 65.455
Cubehelix
H: -126.447, S: 0.421, L: 0.626
TSL
T: -2.783, S: 0.069, L: 0.627
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 26% (0.258), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 18% (0.180)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 18% (0.180)
XYZ
X: 35.989, Y: 34.625, Z: 65.096
xyY
x: 0.265, y: 0.255, Y: 34.625
CIELab
L: 65.455, a: 10.628, b: -28.045
CIELuv
L: 65.455, u: -5.158, v: -45.269
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.455, C: 29.991, H: 290.754
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.455, C: 45.561, H: 263.500
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.843, a: 6.200, b: -24.401
CIECAM02
J: 55.846, C: 33.890, h: 272.961, Q: 147.233, M: 29.636, s: 44.865, H: 318.059
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.233, jaune: -4.977, green: -0.231
LMS
L: 30.676, M: 33.850, S: 64.595
YCbCr
Y: 153.409, Cb: 152.298, Cr: 122.410
YCgCo
Y: 167.500, Cg: -12.500, Co: 23.250
YDbDr
Y: 159.960, Db: 73.782, Dr: 17.050
YPbPr
Y: 158.036, Pb: 27.460, Pr: -4.484
xvYCC
Y: 151.725, Cb: 152.122, Cr: 124.061
YIQ
Y: 159.960, I: -19.731, Q: 15.955
YUV
Y: 159.960, U: 24.134, V: -7.861
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/8 ΔE = 2.122
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 8.658

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