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#979cc0 Hex Color Code

#979cc0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979cc0 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #979cc0 is comprised of 59.22% red, 61.18% green and 75.29% blue. In the HSL color space #979cc0 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 25% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.21 nm.

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#979cc0 linear gradient to complementary #b9b89e

  1. #979cc0
  2. #9ea1ba
  3. #a4a5b5
  4. #a9aaaf
  5. #afafaa
  6. #b4b3a4
  7. #b9b89e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #797ea1
  2. #8388ab
  3. #8d92b6
  4. #979cc0
  5. #a1a6ca
  6. #abb0d5
  7. #b6bbe0

Tones

  1. #979cc0
  2. #9b9fbd
  3. #9fa1b9
  4. #a2a4b6
  5. #a5a7b3
  6. #a9a9af
  7. #acacac

Tints and Shades

#979cc0 to white

  1. #979cc0
  2. #a8acca
  3. #b9bcd5
  4. #caccdf
  5. #dcddea
  6. #edeef4
  7. #ffffff

#979cc0 to black

  1. #979cc0
  2. #7c809d
  3. #62657b
  4. #4a4c5b
  5. #32333d
  6. #1c1d21
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. CIL

    1. ★ Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 0.941 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. ★ Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 36/188
      #999dbe
      ΔE = 0.964 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. ★ 90BB 34/167
      #999bb9
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  3. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 1.042 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6310
      #9b9ec3
      ΔE = 1.122 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. ★ 6357
      #959ebd
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 73 4 264 / Saphir 25
      #989cbc
      ΔE = 1.175 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. ★ 2204
      #98a0c4
      ΔE = 1.504 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 1.256 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #959ec0
      ΔE = 1.357 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Hermosa / 7167
      #9fa2c7
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-4 Ruffled Iris
      #999dbc
      ΔE = 1.500 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. 620D-4 Veranda Iris
      #989eba
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  9. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 1.542 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. ★ 7351-42 Pale Purple
      #979dbc
      ΔE = 1.560 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  10. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7201 - Lined With Lilacs
      #9ca0c3
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. ★ 7168 - Gateway To Paradise
      #9d9ec4
      ΔE = 1.676 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-e2
      #979fc7
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. ★ 37-d3
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  12. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  13. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Midnight Blush / 799
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  14. KILZ

    1. ★ Bedtime Story / B751
      #9aa0c7
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Zodiac / B741
      #9fa1c1
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  15. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. ★ 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #979ec9
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  16. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. ★ Pale Plum
      #96a0c0
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10456
      #9ba1c6
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2107 C
      #9099ba
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 535
      #9ca1bd
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  19. Bristol

    1. ★ Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  20. Taubmans

    1. ★ Bouquet Violet / T12 37.F4
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Romanesque Grape / T10 37B-2
      #989dca
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Royal Glimmer / KM3061-2
      #a09ec2
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. Purple Moon / KM3085-2
      #969db9
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  22. Nippon Paint

    1. Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. Lavender Field
      #9696bd
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Aster
      #8d9bbc
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  24. Glidden

    1. Exquisite Blue Grey / 50BB 33/164
      #8f99b9
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Violet Petals
      #9f9cb9
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  25. ICI Paints

    1. Poetic Blue 70BB 39/181
      #94a0c0
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 4249 Pure Orchid 90BB 36/188
      #9195b8
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  26. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Flirtation 29-8
      #9ba3c8
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Painted Sunset 29-9
      #9e9ec8
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  27. Devoe Paint

    1. Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Pure Orchid / 90BB 36/188
      #9c9cb8
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  28. Olympic

    1. Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Grape Arbor A44-4
      #9f9cc5
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  29. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  30. Sikkens

    1. V5.14.60
      #a2a0c4
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  31. Albany Paint

    1. Burwash
      #a09bbb
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  32. Chrysler

    1. Bradenton Blue
      #98a3c4
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  33. Kansai Paint

    1. Grape Ice
      #a2a1c7
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  34. Resene

    1. Birdcage B69-025-283
      #9d9cb7
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 34.4%

#979cc0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979cc0 foreground

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="color: #979cc0">…</p>

#979cc0 background

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #979cc0">…</p>

#979cc0 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 #979cc0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9936064
Binary
10010111, 10011100, 11000000
Hexadecimal
#979cc0
LRV
≈ 34.2%
Closest short hex
#99b ΔE = 1.626
RGB
rgb(151, 156, 192)
RGBA
rgba(151, 156, 192, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.303, g: 0.313, b: 0.385
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.610%, blue: 0.753%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6841152 / 0xff979cc0
HSL
hsl(233, 25%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 25%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (232.683), saturation: 21% (0.214), value: 75% (0.753)
HSP
hue: 232.683, saturation: 21.354%, perceived brightness: 62.383%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.197, S: 33.636, L: 65.090
Cubehelix
H: -129.246, S: 0.287, L: 0.621
TSL
T: -2.649, S: 0.050, L: 0.622
CMYK
cyan: 21% (0.214), magenta: 19% (0.187), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.247)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 25% (0.247)
XYZ
X: 34.163, Y: 34.161, Z: 54.653
xyY
x: 0.278, y: 0.278, Y: 34.161
CIELab
L: 65.090, a: 5.975, b: -19.134
CIELuv
L: 65.090, u: -4.670, v: -30.154
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.090, C: 20.045, H: 287.341
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.090, C: 30.513, H: 261.197
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.448, a: 2.051, b: -14.527
CIECAM02
J: 55.474, C: 24.727, h: 270.138, Q: 146.742, M: 21.624, s: 38.387, H: 316.501
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.183, jaune: -3.400, green: 0.030
LMS
L: 30.835, M: 34.285, S: 54.313
YCbCr
Y: 152.247, Cb: 144.544, Cr: 123.249
YCgCo
Y: 163.750, Cg: -7.750, Co: 27.500
YDbDr
Y: 158.609, Db: 50.238, Dr: 14.477
YPbPr
Y: 157.527, Pb: 18.575, Pr: -4.156
xvYCC
Y: 151.288, Cb: 144.317, Cr: 124.349
YIQ
Y: 158.609, I: -14.544, Q: 10.144
YUV
Y: 158.609, U: 16.433, V: -6.675
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/6 ΔE = 1.925
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.299

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