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#979dc0 Hex Color Code

#979dc0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979dc0 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #979dc0 is comprised of 59.22% red, 61.57% green and 75.29% blue. In the HSL color space #979dc0 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 25% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.17 nm.

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#979dc0 linear gradient to complementary #b9b99e

  1. #979dc0
  2. #9ea2ba
  3. #a4a6b5
  4. #a9abaf
  5. #afb0aa
  6. #b4b4a4
  7. #b9b99e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #797fa1
  2. #8389ab
  3. #8d93b6
  4. #979dc0
  5. #a1a7cb
  6. #acb1d5
  7. #b6bce0

Tones

  1. #979dc0
  2. #9b9fbd
  3. #9fa2b9
  4. #a2a4b6
  5. #a5a7b3
  6. #a9a9af
  7. #acacac

Tints and Shades

#979dc0 to white

  1. #979dc0
  2. #a8adca
  3. #b9bdd5
  4. #cacddf
  5. #dcddea
  6. #edeef4
  7. #ffffff

#979dc0 to black

  1. #979dc0
  2. #7c819d
  3. #62667b
  4. #4a4c5b
  5. #32343d
  6. #1c1d21
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 36/188
      #999dbe
      ΔE = 0.744 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. ★ 90BB 34/167
      #999bb9
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  2. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 0.807 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  3. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #959ec0
      ΔE = 0.904 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Hermosa / 7167
      #9fa2c7
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 73 4 264 / Saphir 25
      #989cbc
      ΔE = 1.020 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. ★ 2204
      #98a0c4
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  5. CIL

    1. ★ Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 1.069 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. ★ Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  6. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-42 Pale Purple
      #979dbc
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 7358-42 Intermezzo
      #9d9ab8
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-4 Ruffled Iris
      #999dbc
      ΔE = 1.237 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. ★ 620D-4 Veranda Iris
      #989eba
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6310
      #9b9ec3
      ΔE = 1.240 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. ★ 6357
      #959ebd
      ΔE = 1.571 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Midnight Blush / 799
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.248 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  10. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.248 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Floral Flair / T08 22-3
      #9ba0c4
      ΔE = 1.298 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. ★ Bouquet Violet / T12 37.F4
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  12. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7201 - Lined With Lilacs
      #9ca0c3
      ΔE = 1.379 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. ★ 7168 - Gateway To Paradise
      #9d9ec4
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 1.400 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Blue Pearl / 1433
      #94a1be
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d3
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 36-e3
      #9097bd
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  15. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #979ec9
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  16. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10456
      #9ba1c6
      ΔE = 1.663 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Pale Plum
      #96a0c0
      ΔE = 1.701 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. ★ Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  18. KILZ

    1. ★ Bedtime Story / B751
      #9aa0c7
      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. ★ Zodiac / B741
      #9fa1c1
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  19. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Poetic Blue 70BB 39/181
      #94a0c0
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 4249 Pure Orchid 90BB 36/188
      #9195b8
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  20. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2107 C
      #9099ba
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 535
      #9ca1bd
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  21. Bristol

    1. ★ Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  22. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Moon / KM3085-2
      #969db9
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Royal Glimmer / KM3061-2
      #a09ec2
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Flirtation 29-8
      #9ba3c8
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Painted Sunset 29-9
      #9e9ec8
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  25. Chrysler

    1. Bradenton Blue
      #98a3c4
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  26. Glidden

    1. Exquisite Blue Grey / 50BB 33/164
      #8f99b9
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Violet Petals
      #9f9cb9
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  27. Devoe Paint

    1. Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Pure Orchid / 90BB 36/188
      #9c9cb8
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  28. Valspar Paint

    1. Aster
      #8d9bbc
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Opulent Accent X73R158C
      #8d97bd
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  29. Nippon Paint

    1. Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  30. Sikkens

    1. V5.14.60
      #a2a0c4
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  31. Olympic

    1. Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  32. Resene

    1. Birdcage B69-025-283
      #9d9cb7
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 34.4%

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#979dc0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979dc0 foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #979dc0">…</p>

#979dc0 background

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #979dc0">…</p>

#979dc0 shadow

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979dc0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9936320
Binary
10010111, 10011101, 11000000
Hexadecimal
#979dc0
LRV
≈ 34.5%
Closest short hex
#99b ΔE = 1.937
RGB
rgb(151, 157, 192)
RGBA
rgba(151, 157, 192, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.302, g: 0.314, b: 0.384
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.613%, blue: 0.753%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6840896 / 0xff979dc0
HSL
hsl(231, 25%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 25%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.220), saturation: 21% (0.214), value: 75% (0.753)
HSP
hue: 231.220, saturation: 21.354%, perceived brightness: 62.609%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.137, S: 33.144, L: 65.356
Cubehelix
H: -130.593, S: 0.284, L: 0.624
TSL
T: -2.586, S: 0.049, L: 0.624
CMYK
cyan: 21% (0.214), magenta: 18% (0.182), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.247)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 38% (0.384), yellow: 25% (0.247)
XYZ
X: 34.332, Y: 34.498, Z: 54.709
xyY
x: 0.278, y: 0.279, Y: 34.498
CIELab
L: 65.356, a: 5.413, b: -18.730
CIELuv
L: 65.356, u: -5.120, v: -29.446
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.356, C: 19.497, H: 286.118
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.356, C: 29.888, H: 260.137
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.735, a: 1.549, b: -14.111
CIECAM02
J: 55.756, C: 24.354, h: 268.751, Q: 147.115, M: 21.297, s: 38.048, H: 315.744
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.180, jaune: -3.325, green: 0.104
LMS
L: 31.094, M: 34.739, S: 54.373
YCbCr
Y: 152.751, Cb: 144.253, Cr: 122.881
YCgCo
Y: 164.250, Cg: -7.250, Co: 27.500
YDbDr
Y: 159.196, Db: 49.355, Dr: 15.593
YPbPr
Y: 158.242, Pb: 18.190, Pr: -4.610
xvYCC
Y: 151.902, Cb: 143.979, Cr: 123.950
YIQ
Y: 159.196, I: -14.819, Q: 9.621
YUV
Y: 159.196, U: 16.144, V: -7.190
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/6 ΔE = 2.377
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.271

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