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#979dba Hex Color Code

#979dba Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979dba is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #979dba is comprised of 59.22% red, 61.57% green and 72.94% blue. In the HSL color space #979dba has a hue of 230° (degrees), 20% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.01 nm.

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  1. Flying flamingos
  2. Misty blue mountains on sunrise
  3. Dried bottle gourds, calabashes hanging on the stone wall

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#979dba linear gradient to complementary #b5b39c

  1. #979dba
  2. #9da1b5
  3. #a2a4b0
  4. #a7a8ab
  5. #acaca6
  6. #b1afa1
  7. #b5b39c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #797f9b
  2. #8389a5
  3. #8d93b0
  4. #979dba
  5. #a1a7c4
  6. #abb1cf
  7. #b6bcda

Tints and Shades

#979dba to white

  1. #979dba
  2. #a8adc5
  3. #b9bdd1
  4. #cacddc
  5. #dcdde8
  6. #edeef3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#979dba to black

  1. #979dba
  2. #7c8198
  3. #626678
  4. #4a4c59
  5. #32343c
  6. #1c1d21
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 105-11 C
      #979cb9
      ΔE = 0.412 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. ★ 2107 U
      #98a1be
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2222
      #949cb8
      ΔE = 0.884 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. 42/17 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/17
      #94a4c8
      ΔE = 3.762 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6357
      #959ebd
      ΔE = 0.978 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. 6351
      #a9a5bc
      ΔE = 4.918 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Jasmine Purple / T58-5
      #9a9cba
      ΔE = 1.208 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Hazy Shade / T59-5
      #9ca2b7
      ΔE = 3.114 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ V2.13.57
      #9b9dbb
      ΔE = 1.249 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. W0.10.60
      #a8a0ba
      ΔE = 4.611 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 34/167
      #999bb9
      ΔE = 1.282 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. ★ 90BB 36/188
      #999dbe
      ΔE = 1.508 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e5
      #959bb4
      ΔE = 1.564 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. 35-e4
      #8797b9
      ΔE = 4.023 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  8. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #959ec0
      ΔE = 1.720 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Luster Blue / 7193
      #9a9db1
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  9. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Poetic Blue 70BB 39/181
      #94a0c0
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 4227 Approaching Night 70BB 35/108
      #9198ac
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  10. CIL

    1. ★ Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Florentine Blue
      #899bb0
      ΔE = 5.126 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  11. KILZ

    1. ★ Hailstorm / B792
      #919bb4
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Sea Lavender / B771
      #919eb8
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ Wild Thistle 630F-4
      #9ea0b8
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Night Music S570-4
      #9c95b0
      ΔE = 4.280 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Blue
      #91a5bd
      ΔE = 4.916 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  14. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Sapphire Blue / G85
      #8597b8
      ΔE = 4.383 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  15. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #999fb5
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Light Denim
      #989eb0
      ΔE = 3.618 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  16. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R60B
      #9ca2ba
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R70B
      #93a1b7
      ΔE = 3.658 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  17. Resene

    1. Logan B72-022-284
      #9d9cb4
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Rock Blue B72-025-255
      #93a2ba
      ΔE = 3.476 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  18. Glidden

    1. Violet Petals
      #9f9cb9
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 5.040 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Aster
      #8d9bbc
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Mulberry Shadow
      #9598a9
      ΔE = 4.360 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  20. Chrysler

    1. Bradenton Blue
      #98a3c4
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Huron Blue
      #88a0bc
      ΔE = 4.880 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  21. Crown Diamond

    1. 7358-42 Intermezzo
      #9d9ab8
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 3.928 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  22. Duron

    1. Solitude
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 3.291 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  23. Tollens

    1. T2008-3
      #92a1bd
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. T2095-1
      #9092b6
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  24. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Geneva Blue 28-8
      #8e9bb5
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. Regal Haze 29-10
      #8c92b5
      ΔE = 4.485 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  25. Nippon Paint

    1. Faded Lilac / NP PB 1472 T
      #9b9cb1
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Blue Tip / NP N 1969 T
      #939eb0
      ΔE = 4.228 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  26. Peintures MF

    1. Tambour métal
      #9f9fb5
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Vol de nuit
      #98a1b4
      ΔE = 3.726 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  27. Auro

    1. Agapanthus
      #99a2c6
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  28. Tikkurila

    1. 2106
      #8c98b4
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 4894
      #9496a7
      ΔE = 4.739 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  29. Clark+Kensington

    1. Silver Rose / 40A-3
      #a0a0b6
      ΔE = 3.030 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. Front Porch / 38C-5
      #92a6c3
      ΔE = 4.446 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  30. Albany Paint

    1. French Blue
      #8d9cb6
      ΔE = 3.070 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Burwash
      #a09bbb
      ΔE = 3.328 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  31. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-43-4 Evening Sky
      #9f9cb3
      ΔE = 3.098 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. 7523 Indigo
      #9ea8cf
      ΔE = 5.200 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  32. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10456
      #9ba1c6
      ΔE = 3.106 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. CF10454
      #9ca7c3
      ΔE = 3.670 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  33. Dutch Boy

    1. Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 3.118 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Eclectic Plum
      #908fac
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  34. Brillux

    1. 54.09.18
      #929aaf
      ΔE = 3.173 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 54.12.18
      #8a97b8
      ΔE = 3.391 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  35. Colortrend

    1. 1283
      #9a97b0
      ΔE = 3.244 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 4.602 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  36. Diamond Vogel

    1. Lavender Spectacle / 1283
      #9a97b0
      ΔE = 3.244 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Lilac Blossom / 1289
      #9f97ac
      ΔE = 4.946 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  37. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R80B
      #97a5c3
      ΔE = 3.246 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. S 2020-R70B
      #a4a3c4
      ΔE = 3.778 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  38. Benjamin Moore

    1. Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 3.258 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Central Mauve / 1412 / Heather Field / CC-970
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 4.727 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  39. Matthews Paint

    1. Baby Blue Metallic / 45612
      #8e9cc2
      ΔE = 3.374 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Gelee Blue Met. / 22078
      #a29faf
      ΔE = 4.903 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  40. Sto

    1. 34321
      #989fb2
      ΔE = 3.385 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. 34203
      #a39eb7
      ΔE = 3.505 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  41. Earthpaint

    1. 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #a4a3be
      ΔE = 3.396 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. 4-38-3 Pluto
      #9ca6b7
      ΔE = 5.183 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  42. Laura Ashley

    1. 1415 Lavender Pebble
      #979aad
      ΔE = 3.453 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. 2-9 Dusty Lilac 2
      #a6a3b6
      ΔE = 4.801 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  43. Vista Paint

    1. Purple Paradise
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 3.501 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Luster Blue
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 4.421 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  44. Berger

    1. Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 3.501 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Purpley Puff / 7232
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 4.556 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  45. Coronado Paint

    1. 7168 - Gateway To Paradise
      #9d9ec4
      ΔE = 3.511 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. 7192 - Barrymore
      #9294aa
      ΔE = 4.072 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  46. Kelly-Moore

    1. Royal Glimmer / KM3061-2
      #a09ec2
      ΔE = 3.523 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. Barrymore / KM3053-2
      #a2a0b5
      ΔE = 3.637 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  47. Bristol

    1. Violet Veil / P104-C5
      #9597ab
      ΔE = 3.718 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 3.891 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  48. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Vesper Violet - 6542
      #99a0b2
      ΔE = 3.770 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  49. Focoltone

    1. 4054
      #a39cb7
      ΔE = 3.784 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 1046
      #859fbe
      ΔE = 5.127 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  50. Wattyl

    1. Pennyroyal / D66W
      #a0a6c8
      ΔE = 3.850 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Seventh Wonder / D57W
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 4.590 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  51. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5184T Purple Heather
      #a6a3c2
      ΔE = 4.000 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 5.228 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  52. Asian Paints

    1. Grape Spread / 9160
      #8895b2
      ΔE = 4.021 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Rum & Raisin / 7224
      #8b92b2
      ΔE = 4.286 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  53. Olympic

    1. Fresh Lavender B45-4
      #8a93b2
      ΔE = 4.076 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Mystic Purple B43-4
      #9f97b1
      ΔE = 4.286 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  54. Nerolac

    1. Dark Skies - 4229
      #9ca4b7
      ΔE = 4.109 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Chinese Blue - 2991
      #8a9db3
      ΔE = 4.895 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  55. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu Nuage / S05
      #97a7c8
      ΔE = 4.147 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Vent Ardoise / I41
      #a0abc7
      ΔE = 5.067 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  56. Martha Stewart Living

    1. June Iris B10
      #8b9db5
      ΔE = 4.162 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  57. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Grape Gatsby / 925
      #a19abd
      ΔE = 4.251 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Sapphire Fog / 821
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 4.359 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  58. California Paints

    1. DE 5948 - Grape Gatsby
      #a19abd
      ΔE = 4.251 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. DE 5920 - Mountains Majesty
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 4.396 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  59. Kansai Paint

    1. Grape Ice
      #a2a1c7
      ΔE = 4.292 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  60. Devoe Paint

    1. Elevator / 10RB 35/167
      #a199b1
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. Ceremonial Blue
      #94a8c8
      ΔE = 4.834 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  61. Mylands of London

    1. Wedgewood
      #879ebe
      ΔE = 4.397 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  62. Scib Paints

    1. Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 4.421 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 4.794 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  63. Waverly

    1. Lavender / 60892E
      #a3a9c6
      ΔE = 4.490 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  64. RAL

    1. RAL 290 70 15
      #a6a8c5
      ΔE = 4.555 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. RAL 290 70 20
      #a3a7cc
      ΔE = 4.902 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  65. Porter Paints

    1. Easter Egg / 347-4
      #9aa9c8
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Purple Surf / 444-5
      #9c95a9
      ΔE = 5.190 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  66. New Look

    1. Starburst Galaxy / F30-03
      #9196bf
      ΔE = 4.590 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  67. General Paint

    1. Frivolous / CL 2444M
      #a6a6c8
      ΔE = 4.636 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Nova / CL 2374D
      #8295b5
      ΔE = 5.138 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  68. Disney

    1. P5-2 Eeyore's Blues
      #879eba
      ΔE = 4.701 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. TSE3-1 Wendy Darling
      #899dc7
      ΔE = 5.031 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  69. Levis

    1. Shady Purple A40
      #8599b4
      ΔE = 4.742 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Shady Purple A30
      #9ca5b6
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  70. Beckers

    1. Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 4.839 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 4.847 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  71. Sico

    1. 6172-52 Mozart
      #8c97aa
      ΔE = 4.861 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. 6048-52 Easter Lily Purple
      #9b93b4
      ΔE = 4.983 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  72. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Purple Surf / PPG1173-5
      #9b95a9
      ΔE = 5.001 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. Fresh Lavender / PPG1170-5
      #8e90b4
      ΔE = 5.207 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  73. ECOS Paints

    1. Celestial Horizon (0589)
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 5.072 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Dusky Mood (1318)
      #9d9eab
      ΔE = 5.230 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  74. Crown Paint

    1. Pencil Skirt Grey
      #8e97a8
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  75. Jotun

    1. 4197 / Celeber
      #8d8fb0
      ΔE = 5.250 / LRV ≈ 28.4%

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#979dba HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979dba foreground

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

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<p style="color: #979dba">…</p>

#979dba background

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

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<p style="background-color: #979dba">…</p>

#979dba shadow

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

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

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9936314
Binary
10010111, 10011101, 10111010
Hexadecimal
#979dba
LRV
≈ 34.2%
Closest short hex
#99b ΔE = 2.529
RGB
rgb(151, 157, 186)
RGBA
rgba(151, 157, 186, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.306, g: 0.318, b: 0.377
RYB
red: 59.216%, yellow: 61.224%, blue: 72.941%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6840902 / 0xff979dba
HSL
hsl(230, 20%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 20%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (229.714), saturation: 19% (0.188), value: 73% (0.729)
HSP
hue: 229.714, saturation: 18.817%, perceived brightness: 62.291%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.851, S: 27.362, L: 65.151
Cubehelix
H: -132.016, S: 0.238, L: 0.621
TSL
T: -2.520, S: 0.043, L: 0.622
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.188), magenta: 16% (0.156), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.271)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 38% (0.384), yellow: 27% (0.271)
XYZ
X: 33.680, Y: 34.238, Z: 51.279
xyY
x: 0.283, y: 0.287, Y: 34.238
CIELab
L: 65.151, a: 4.032, b: -15.689
CIELuv
L: 65.151, u: -4.810, v: -24.407
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.151, C: 16.199, H: 284.411
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.151, C: 24.876, H: 258.851
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.513, a: 0.347, b: -11.001
CIECAM02
J: 55.541, C: 21.065, h: 267.058, Q: 146.831, M: 18.421, s: 35.420, H: 314.827
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.163, jaune: -2.795, green: 0.181
LMS
L: 31.062, M: 34.734, S: 50.994
YCbCr
Y: 152.163, Cb: 141.619, Cr: 123.307
YCoCg
Y: 162.750, Cg: -5.750, Co: 29.000
YDbDr
Y: 158.512, Db: 41.357, Dr: 14.291
YPbPr
Y: 157.810, Pb: 15.190, Pr: -4.334
xvYCC
Y: 151.531, Cb: 141.343, Cr: 124.193
YIQ
Y: 158.512, I: -12.891, Q: 7.754
YUV
Y: 158.512, U: 13.528, V: -6.590
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/4 ΔE = 2.699
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.994

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