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#979cc8 Hex Color Code

#979cc8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979cc8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #979cc8 is comprised of 59.22% red, 61.18% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #979cc8 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 31% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.28 nm.

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#979cc8 linear gradient to complementary #bebfa0

  1. #979cc8
  2. #9fa2c2
  3. #a6a7bb
  4. #acadb4
  5. #b3b3ae
  6. #b8b9a7
  7. #bebfa0

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #797ea9
  2. #8388b3
  3. #8d92bd
  4. #979cc8
  5. #a1a6d3
  6. #acb0dd
  7. #b6bbe8

Tones

  1. #979cc8
  2. #9c9fc4
  3. #a0a3c0
  4. #a4a6bc
  5. #a8a9b8
  6. #acadb4
  7. #b0b0b0

Tints and Shades

#979cc8 to white

  1. #979cc8
  2. #a8acd1
  3. #babcda
  4. #cbcce3
  5. #dcdded
  6. #eeeef6
  7. #ffffff

#979cc8 to black

  1. #979cc8
  2. #7c80a3
  3. #626580
  4. #4a4c5f
  5. #323340
  6. #1d1d22
  7. #000000

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      #989dca
      ΔE = 0.483 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
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      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  2. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 0.506 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Spring Crocus / NP PB 1497 T
      #8fa0cc
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #979ec9
      ΔE = 0.832 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  4. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 1.179 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.20.60
      #969fce
      ΔE = 1.461 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  6. Olympic

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 1.503 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. ★ Grape Arbor A44-4
      #9f9cc5
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 1.623 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Wistful B73-042-284
      #a29ecd
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  8. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Painted Sunset 29-9
      #9e9ec8
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  9. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  10. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Velvet Robe / 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 1.860 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  12. KILZ

    1. ★ Bedtime Story / B751
      #9aa0c7
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  13. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7167 - Hermosa
      #9697c1
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. ★ 7168 - Gateway To Paradise
      #9d9ec4
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ 2303
      #94a0cc
      ΔE = 1.960 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  15. Krylon

    1. ★ Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  16. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  17. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6310
      #9b9ec3
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  18. Bristol

    1. ★ Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  19. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2040-R60B
      #9c9bcc
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  20. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  21. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #9e9acb
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  22. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  23. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 16-3925 TPG
      #9199cc
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 7452 CP
      #8a9bca
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  24. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape / 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  25. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  26. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.18
      #9c9acb
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  27. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  28. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Hermosa / 7167
      #9fa2c7
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  29. Dulux

    1. 05RB 34/258
      #9a97c4
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. Amethyst Showers 2
      #9895c3
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  30. Crown Paint

    1. 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  31. Crayola

    1. Blue Bell
      #9999cc
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  32. Little Greene

    1. Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  33. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10456
      #9ba1c6
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  34. Dulux Australia

    1. Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  35. Plascon

    1. Shallow Sea B6-D2-2
      #9098cc
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  36. Valspar Paint

    1. Lavender Field
      #9696bd
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  37. CIL

    1. Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  38. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  39. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-e3
      #9097bd
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. 37-c
      #8e9fd0
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
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    1. 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
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      #a2a2ca
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
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#979cc8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979cc8 foreground

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #979cc8">…</p>

#979cc8 background

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

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="background-color: #979cc8">…</p>

#979cc8 shadow

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979cc8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9936072
Binary
10010111, 10011100, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#979cc8
LRV
≈ 34.5%
Closest short hex
#99c ΔE = 2.276
RGB
rgb(151, 156, 200)
RGBA
rgba(151, 156, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.298, g: 0.308, b: 0.394
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.610%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6841144 / 0xff979cc8
HSL
hsl(234, 31%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 31%, 69%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (233.878), saturation: 24% (0.245), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 233.878, saturation: 24.500%, perceived brightness: 62.822%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.138, S: 41.462, L: 65.378
Cubehelix
H: -128.174, S: 0.348, L: 0.625
TSL
T: -2.700, S: 0.059, L: 0.626
CMYK
cyan: 24% (0.245), magenta: 22% (0.220), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 35.074, Y: 34.526, Z: 59.449
xyY
x: 0.272, y: 0.268, Y: 34.526
CIELab
L: 65.378, a: 7.868, b: -23.158
CIELuv
L: 65.378, u: -5.098, v: -36.917
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.378, C: 24.458, H: 288.765
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.378, C: 37.268, H: 262.138
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.758, a: 3.721, b: -18.855
CIECAM02
J: 55.773, C: 28.959, h: 271.308, Q: 147.137, M: 25.324, s: 41.487, H: 317.144
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.205, jaune: -4.107, green: -0.064
LMS
L: 30.880, M: 34.292, S: 59.037
YCbCr
Y: 153.031, Cb: 148.056, Cr: 122.681
YCgCo
Y: 165.750, Cg: -9.750, Co: 25.500
YDbDr
Y: 159.521, Db: 60.902, Dr: 16.213
YPbPr
Y: 158.103, Pb: 22.575, Pr: -4.524
xvYCC
Y: 151.783, Cb: 147.831, Cr: 124.026
YIQ
Y: 159.521, I: -17.114, Q: 12.633
YUV
Y: 159.521, U: 19.921, V: -7.475
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/8 ΔE = 2.560
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 9.507

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