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#979dd7 Hex Color Code

#979dd7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979dd7 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #979dd7 is comprised of 59.22% red, 61.57% green and 84.31% blue. In the HSL color space #979dd7 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 44% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.78 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#979dd7 linear gradient to complementary #c6c9a5

  1. #979dd7
  2. #a1a4cf
  3. #a9abc7
  4. #b1b3bf
  5. #b9bab6
  6. #c0c1ae
  7. #c6c9a5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #787fb7
  2. #8289c1
  3. #8d93cc
  4. #979dd7
  5. #a2a7e2
  6. #acb2ed
  7. #b7bcf8

Tones

  1. #979dd7
  2. #9da1d2
  3. #a3a6cc
  4. #a8aac7
  5. #aeaec2
  6. #b2b3bc
  7. #b7b7b7

Tints and Shades

#979dd7 to white

  1. #979dd7
  2. #a9adde
  3. #babde5
  4. #cccdeb
  5. #ddddf2
  6. #eeeef8
  7. #ffffff

#979dd7 to black

  1. #979dd7
  2. #7c81b0
  3. #63668a
  4. #4a4c66
  5. #333444
  6. #1d1d24
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 0.711 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 1.184 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. ★ Jobs Tears B7-D2-2
      #9898d0
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  3. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 1.331 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 77 10 264 / Saphir 85
      #909cd8
      ΔE = 1.437 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3558 C
      #919cd4
      ΔE = 1.473 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. ★ 2716
      #9ea1db
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 1.607 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #9e9acb
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 1.728 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Romanesque Grape / 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 1.728 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Romanesque Grape 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  9. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. ★ Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  10. Krylon

    1. ★ Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  11. Crayola

    1. Blue Bell
      #9999cc
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  12. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  13. California Paints

    1. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  14. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R60B
      #9c9bcc
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  15. Brillux

    1. 51.15.18
      #9c9acb
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  16. Sikkens

    1. V0.20.60
      #969fce
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  17. Resene

    1. Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  18. Taubmans

    1. Romanesque Grape / T10 37B-2
      #989dca
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 35.1%

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#979dd7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979dd7 foreground

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="color: #979dd7">…</p>

#979dd7 background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #979dd7">…</p>

#979dd7 shadow

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979dd7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9936343
Binary
10010111, 10011101, 11010111
Hexadecimal
#979dd7
LRV
≈ 35.6%
Closest short hex
#99c ΔE = 2.403
RGB
rgb(151, 157, 215)
RGBA
rgba(151, 157, 215, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.289, g: 0.300, b: 0.411
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.614%, blue: 0.843%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6840873 / 0xff979dd7
HSL
hsl(234, 44%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 44%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (234.375), saturation: 30% (0.298), value: 84% (0.843)
HSP
hue: 234.375, saturation: 29.767%, perceived brightness: 63.906%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.641, S: 56.276, L: 66.212
Cubehelix
H: -127.735, S: 0.462, L: 0.634
TSL
T: -2.721, S: 0.075, L: 0.635
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 27% (0.270), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.157)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 38% (0.384), yellow: 16% (0.157)
XYZ
X: 37.082, Y: 35.598, Z: 69.194
xyY
x: 0.261, y: 0.251, Y: 35.598
CIELab
L: 66.212, a: 10.990, b: -30.204
CIELuv
L: 66.212, u: -6.322, v: -48.950
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.212, C: 32.141, H: 289.994
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.212, C: 49.356, H: 262.641
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.664, a: 6.526, b: -26.995
CIECAM02
J: 56.646, C: 36.097, h: 271.633, Q: 148.284, M: 31.566, s: 46.139, H: 317.323
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.243, jaune: -5.353, green: -0.147
LMS
L: 31.230, M: 34.760, S: 68.641
YCbCr
Y: 155.005, Cb: 154.350, Cr: 121.248
YCgCo
Y: 170.000, Cg: -13.000, Co: 21.750
YDbDr
Y: 161.818, Db: 80.014, Dr: 20.584
YPbPr
Y: 159.898, Pb: 29.690, Pr: -5.668
xvYCC
Y: 153.324, Cb: 154.081, Cr: 123.021
YIQ
Y: 161.818, I: -22.208, Q: 16.777
YUV
Y: 161.818, U: 26.172, V: -9.491
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 2.887
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.435

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