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#979bd3 Hex Color Code

#979bd3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979bd3 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #979bd3 is comprised of 59.22% red, 60.78% green and 82.75% blue. In the HSL color space #979bd3 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 41% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.82 nm.

Color Variations

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#979bd3 linear gradient to complementary #c3c7a3

  1. #979bd3
  2. #a0a2cb
  3. #a8a9c4
  4. #b0b1bc
  5. #b7b8b4
  6. #bdbfab
  7. #c3c7a3

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #787db3
  2. #8387be
  3. #8d91c8
  4. #979bd3
  5. #a1a5de
  6. #acafe9
  7. #b6baf4

Tones

  1. #979bd3
  2. #9d9fce
  3. #a2a4c9
  4. #a7a8c4
  5. #acacbf
  6. #b1b1ba
  7. #b5b5b5

Tints and Shades

#979bd3 to white

  1. #979bd3
  2. #a9abda
  3. #babbe2
  4. #cbcce9
  5. #ddddf0
  6. #eeeef8
  7. #ffffff

#979bd3 to black

  1. #979bd3
  2. #7c7fac
  3. #636587
  4. #4a4b64
  5. #323343
  6. #1d1d24
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 1.017 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #9e9acb
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Jobs Tears B7-D2-2
      #9898d0
      ΔE = 1.220 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. ★ Shallow Sea B6-D2-2
      #9098cc
      ΔE = 2.075 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 1.275 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  4. Krylon

    1. ★ Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 1.466 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  5. Crayola

    1. ★ Blue Bell
      #9999cc
      ΔE = 1.500 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3558 C
      #919cd4
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. 2716
      #9ea1db
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 77 10 264 / Saphir 85
      #909cd8
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. ★ 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. ★ Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape / 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. ★ Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. ★ Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2040-R60B
      #9c9bcc
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  12. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  13. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.18
      #9c9acb
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  14. Duron

    1. Dahlia
      #9194cb
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  15. Taubmans

    1. Romanesque Grape / T10 37B-2
      #989dca
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  16. Sikkens

    1. V0.20.60
      #969fce
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  17. Resene

    1. Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Wistful B73-042-284
      #a29ecd
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  18. Coronado Paint

    1. 7159 - Lavender Legend
      #9e98c8
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  19. Diamond Vogel

    1. Bailey Bells / 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  20. Colortrend

    1. 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  21. GM / General Motors

    1. Iris
      #a097ce
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 34.1%

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#979bd3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979bd3 foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #979bd3">…</p>

#979bd3 background

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #979bd3">…</p>

#979bd3 shadow

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979bd3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9935827
Binary
10010111, 10011011, 11010011
Hexadecimal
#979bd3
LRV
≈ 34.7%
Closest short hex
#99c ΔE = 1.557
RGB
rgb(151, 155, 211)
RGBA
rgba(151, 155, 211, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.292, g: 0.300, b: 0.408
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.607%, blue: 0.827%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6841389 / 0xff979bd3
HSL
hsl(236, 41%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 41%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.000), saturation: 28% (0.284), value: 83% (0.827)
HSP
hue: 236.000, saturation: 28.436%, perceived brightness: 63.228%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.600, S: 52.877, L: 65.533
Cubehelix
H: -126.329, S: 0.437, L: 0.627
TSL
T: -2.789, S: 0.071, L: 0.628
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.284), magenta: 27% (0.265), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 17% (0.173)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 17% (0.173)
XYZ
X: 36.239, Y: 34.724, Z: 66.409
xyY
x: 0.264, y: 0.253, Y: 34.724
CIELab
L: 65.533, a: 11.124, b: -29.035
CIELuv
L: 65.533, u: -5.268, v: -46.969
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.533, C: 31.093, H: 290.963
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.533, C: 47.263, H: 263.600
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.927, a: 6.650, b: -25.568
CIECAM02
J: 55.926, C: 34.875, h: 273.048, Q: 147.339, M: 30.498, s: 45.496, H: 318.107
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.238, jaune: -5.153, green: -0.251
LMS
L: 30.688, M: 33.852, S: 65.887
YCbCr
Y: 153.605, Cb: 153.176, Cr: 122.268
YCgCo
Y: 168.000, Cg: -13.000, Co: 22.750
YDbDr
Y: 160.188, Db: 76.448, Dr: 17.484
YPbPr
Y: 158.180, Pb: 28.460, Pr: -4.576
xvYCC
Y: 151.849, Cb: 153.000, Cr: 123.980
YIQ
Y: 160.188, I: -20.374, Q: 16.578
YUV
Y: 160.188, U: 25.006, V: -8.061
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 2.326
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 8.517

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