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#979dcd Hex Color Code

#979dcd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979dcd is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #979dcd is comprised of 59.22% red, 61.57% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #979dcd has a hue of 233° (degrees), 35% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.57 nm.

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#979dcd linear gradient to complementary #c2c2a2

  1. #979dcd
  2. #a0a3c6
  3. #a7a9bf
  4. #afafb8
  5. #b6b5b1
  6. #bcbca9
  7. #c2c2a2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #797fad
  2. #8389b8
  3. #8d93c2
  4. #979dcd
  5. #a1a7d8
  6. #acb2e3
  7. #b6bcee

Tones

  1. #979dcd
  2. #9ca0c9
  3. #a1a4c4
  4. #a6a7c0
  5. #aaabbb
  6. #aeaeb7
  7. #b2b2b2

Tints and Shades

#979dcd to white

  1. #979dcd
  2. #a8add5
  3. #babdde
  4. #cbcde6
  5. #dcddee
  6. #eeeef7
  7. #ffffff

#979dcd to black

  1. #979dcd
  2. #7c81a7
  3. #626683
  4. #4a4c61
  5. #323441
  6. #1d1d23
  7. #000000

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 7 264 / Saphir 55
      #989ccc
      ΔE = 0.524 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. ★ 77 1 258 / Berliner Blau 40
      #94a0d4
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape / T10 37B-2
      #989dca
      ΔE = 0.764 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Bouquet Violet / T12 37.F4
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.20.60
      #969fce
      ΔE = 0.943 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  4. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 1.091 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. ★ Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 1.230 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #9e9acb
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  6. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 1.231 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Spring Crocus / NP PB 1497 T
      #8fa0cc
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 1.280 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Wistful B73-042-284
      #a29ecd
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  8. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #979ec9
      ΔE = 1.360 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  9. Krylon

    1. ★ Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 1.391 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 16-3925 TCX
      #919bc9
      ΔE = 1.586 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. ★ 16-3925 TPG
      #9199cc
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  11. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  12. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2040-R60B
      #9c9bcc
      ΔE = 1.723 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  13. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Velvet Robe / 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  14. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  15. Olympic

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Grape Arbor A44-4
      #9f9cc5
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  16. Crayola

    1. ★ Blue Bell
      #9999cc
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape / 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  19. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.18
      #9c9acb
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Painted Sunset 29-9
      #9e9ec8
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  21. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  22. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  23. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  24. Plascon

    1. ★ Shallow Sea B6-D2-2
      #9098cc
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Jobs Tears B7-D2-2
      #9898d0
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  25. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  26. Little Greene

    1. ★ Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  27. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-e2
      #979fc7
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. 37-c
      #8e9fd0
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  28. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  29. KILZ

    1. Bedtime Story / B751
      #9aa0c7
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  30. Bristol

    1. Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  31. Coronado Paint

    1. 7168 - Gateway To Paradise
      #9d9ec4
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. 7167 - Hermosa
      #9697c1
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  32. Benjamin Moore

    1. Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  33. Dulux

    1. 05RB 34/258
      #9a97c4
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  34. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6310
      #9b9ec3
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. 6263
      #a29ccb
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  35. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  36. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  37. California Paints

    1. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 37.8%

#979dcd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979dcd foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #979dcd">…</p>

#979dcd background

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

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #979dcd">…</p>

#979dcd shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

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

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9936333
Binary
10010111, 10011101, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#979dcd
LRV
≈ 35.1%
Closest short hex
#99c ΔE = 1.932
RGB
rgb(151, 157, 205)
RGBA
rgba(151, 157, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.294, g: 0.306, b: 0.400
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.613%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6840883 / 0xff979dcd
HSL
hsl(233, 35%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 35%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (233.333), saturation: 26% (0.263), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 233.333, saturation: 26.341%, perceived brightness: 63.327%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.844, S: 46.035, L: 65.827
Cubehelix
H: -128.659, S: 0.384, L: 0.629
TSL
T: -2.677, S: 0.064, L: 0.630
CMYK
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 23% (0.234), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 38% (0.384), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 35.836, Y: 35.100, Z: 62.633
xyY
x: 0.268, y: 0.263, Y: 35.100
CIELab
L: 65.827, a: 8.513, b: -25.252
CIELuv
L: 65.827, u: -5.797, v: -40.449
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.827, C: 26.648, H: 288.629
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.827, C: 40.862, H: 261.844
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.245, a: 4.291, b: -21.208
CIECAM02
J: 56.246, C: 31.151, h: 270.819, Q: 147.760, M: 27.241, s: 42.937, H: 316.875
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.216, jaune: -4.473, green: -0.047
LMS
L: 31.168, M: 34.750, S: 62.178
YCbCr
Y: 154.025, Cb: 149.960, Cr: 121.958
YCgCo
Y: 167.500, Cg: -10.500, Co: 24.250
YDbDr
Y: 160.678, Db: 66.684, Dr: 18.414
YPbPr
Y: 159.178, Pb: 24.690, Pr: -5.208
xvYCC
Y: 152.706, Cb: 149.688, Cr: 123.425
YIQ
Y: 160.678, I: -18.995, Q: 13.666
YUV
Y: 160.678, U: 21.812, V: -8.490
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/8 ΔE = 2.550
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 9.021

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