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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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#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

#979dba to black

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

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 105-11 C
      #979cb9
      ΔE = 0.412 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. ★ P 105-3 U
      #9599b9
      ΔE = 1.759 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  2. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Moon / KM3085-2
      #969db9
      ΔE = 0.475 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ 620D-4 Veranda Iris
      #989eba
      ΔE = 0.481 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. ★ 630D-4 Ruffled Iris
      #999dbc
      ΔE = 0.938 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  4. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-42 Pale Purple
      #979dbc
      ΔE = 0.656 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 7358-42 Intermezzo
      #9d9ab8
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6357
      #959ebd
      ΔE = 0.978 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. 6310
      #9b9ec3
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 73 4 264 / Saphir 25
      #989cbc
      ΔE = 1.204 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. 2204
      #98a0c4
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Jasmine Purple / T58-5
      #9a9cba
      ΔE = 1.208 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Floral Flair / T08 22-3
      #9ba0c4
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.241 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. DE 5934 - Bay Fog
      #9899b0
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Midnight Blush / 799
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.241 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Bay Fog / 809
      #9899b0
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  10. Dulux

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

    1. ★ 37-e5
      #959bb4
      ΔE = 1.564 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. 37-d3
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  12. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Pale Plum
      #96a0c0
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-41-4 Clandestine
      #979cb4
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. ★ 4-40-4 Far Away
      #959eb5
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  14. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Pure Orchid / 90BB 36/188
      #9c9cb8
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. ★ Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  15. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #959ec0
      ΔE = 1.720 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Barrymore / 7192
      #9b9db1
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Poetic Blue 70BB 39/181
      #94a0c0
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  17. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5182T Crushed Heather
      #9d9eb7
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  18. Resene

    1. ★ Birdcage B69-025-283
      #9d9cb7
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Logan B72-022-284
      #9d9cb4
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  19. CIL

    1. ★ Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Pearl / 1433
      #94a1be
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Dreamy / 1425
      #9ba2ba
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  21. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  22. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  23. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #999fb5
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  24. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R60B
      #9ca2ba
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. 7201 - Lined With Lilacs
      #9ca0c3
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. 7225 - Purple Paradise
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  26. Glidden

    1. Violet Petals
      #9f9cb9
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  27. Valspar Paint

    1. Twilight Fever
      #929ab1
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. Aster
      #8d9bbc
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  28. Chrysler

    1. Bradenton Blue
      #98a3c4
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  29. Duron

    1. Solitude
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  30. Tollens

    1. T2008-3
      #92a1bd
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  31. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Geneva Blue 28-8
      #8e9bb5
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  32. Nippon Paint

    1. Faded Lilac / NP PB 1472 T
      #9b9cb1
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  33. Peintures MF

    1. Tambour métal
      #9f9fb5
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  34. Tikkurila

    1. 2106
      #8c98b4
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 31.3%

#979dba HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979dba foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #979dba">…</p>

#979dba background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

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

#979dba shadow

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<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: 0.592%, yellow: 0.612%, blue: 0.729%
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
YCgCo
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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