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#979dee Hex Color Code

#979dee Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979dee is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #979dee is comprised of 59.22% red, 61.57% green and 93.33% blue. In the HSL color space #979dee has a hue of 236° (degrees), 72% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.69 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#979dee linear gradient to complementary #d1d6af

  1. #979dee
  2. #a4a6e4
  3. #afb0da
  4. #b9b9cf
  5. #c2c3c5
  6. #caccba
  7. #d1d6af

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #777fcd
  2. #8189d8
  3. #8c93e3
  4. #979dee
  5. #a2a7f9
  6. #adb2ff
  7. #b8bdff

Tones

  1. #979dee
  2. #a0a3e7
  3. #a8a9e0
  4. #b0b0d9
  5. #b7b6d2
  6. #bdbdca
  7. #c3c3c3

Tints and Shades

#979dee to white

  1. #979dee
  2. #aaadf1
  3. #bcbdf4
  4. #cdcdf7
  5. #deddfa
  6. #efeefc
  7. #ffffff

#979dee to black

  1. #979dee
  2. #7c81c2
  3. #636698
  4. #4a4c70
  5. #33344a
  6. #1d1d27
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 1.829 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 13 264 / Saphir 115
      #909ce8
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. 83 17 264 / Ultramarinblau 40
      #8c9cfc
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Cool Idea B7-B2-1
      #9898f0
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Bellaggio Blue B6-B2-1
      #8898ec
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 33.7%

Color Blindness Simulation

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Dichromacy

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#979dee HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979dee foreground

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #979dee">…</p>

#979dee background

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

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

#979dee shadow

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

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

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9936366
Binary
10010111, 10011101, 11101110
Hexadecimal
#979dee
LRV
≈ 36.9%
Closest short hex
#99e ΔE = 1.662
RGB
rgb(151, 157, 238)
RGBA
rgba(151, 157, 238, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.277, g: 0.288, b: 0.436
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.614%, blue: 0.933%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6840850 / 0xff979dee
HSL
hsl(236, 72%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 72%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (235.862), saturation: 37% (0.366), value: 93% (0.933)
HSP
hue: 235.862, saturation: 36.555%, perceived brightness: 65.320%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.723, S: 80.866, L: 67.175
Cubehelix
H: -126.447, S: 0.644, L: 0.644
TSL
T: -2.783, S: 0.098, L: 0.645
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.366), magenta: 34% (0.340), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.067)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 38% (0.384), yellow: 7% (0.067)
XYZ
X: 40.248, Y: 36.865, Z: 85.867
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.226, Y: 36.865
CIELab
L: 67.175, a: 16.951, b: -41.373
CIELuv
L: 67.175, u: -7.529, v: -68.448
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.175, C: 44.711, H: 292.280
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.175, C: 68.861, H: 263.723
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.716, a: 12.070, b: -41.349
CIECAM02
J: 57.639, C: 46.658, h: 272.356, Q: 149.578, M: 40.802, s: 52.228, H: 317.723
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.303, jaune: -7.360, green: -0.325
LMS
L: 31.386, M: 34.784, S: 85.064
YCbCr
Y: 157.259, Cb: 164.447, Cr: 119.615
YCgCo
Y: 175.750, Cg: -18.750, Co: 16.000
YDbDr
Y: 164.440, Db: 110.673, Dr: 25.575
YPbPr
Y: 161.554, Pb: 41.190, Pr: -6.726
xvYCC
Y: 154.746, Cb: 164.183, Cr: 122.092
YIQ
Y: 164.440, I: -29.597, Q: 23.933
YUV
Y: 164.440, U: 36.200, V: -11.791
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.462
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.622

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