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#979ed2 Hex Color Code

#979ed2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979ed2 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #979ed2 is comprised of 59.22% red, 61.96% green and 82.35% blue. In the HSL color space #979ed2 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 40% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.8 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#979ed2 linear gradient to complementary #c4c5a4

  1. #979ed2
  2. #a0a4cb
  3. #a8abc3
  4. #b0b1bc
  5. #b7b8b4
  6. #bebeac
  7. #c4c5a4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7880b2
  2. #828abc
  3. #8d94c7
  4. #979ed2
  5. #a1a8dd
  6. #acb3e8
  7. #b7bdf3

Tones

  1. #979ed2
  2. #9da2cd
  3. #a2a5c8
  4. #a7a9c3
  5. #abadbe
  6. #b0b0b9
  7. #b4b4b4

Tints and Shades

#979ed2 to white

  1. #979ed2
  2. #a9aeda
  3. #babde1
  4. #cbcde9
  5. #dcdef0
  6. #eeeef8
  7. #ffffff

#979ed2 to black

  1. #979ed2
  2. #7c82ac
  3. #636787
  4. #4a4d63
  5. #323442
  6. #1d1d24
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 0.800 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. ★ Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 1.098 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 1.083 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #9e9acb
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2114 U
      #929cd1
      ΔE = 1.139 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. ★ 271 U
      #9a9bd4
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 77 1 258 / Berliner Blau 40
      #94a0d4
      ΔE = 1.185 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. ★ 75 7 264 / Saphir 55
      #989ccc
      ΔE = 1.271 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.20.60
      #969fce
      ΔE = 1.406 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  6. Krylon

    1. ★ Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Wistful B73-042-284
      #a29ecd
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Romanesque Grape 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Romanesque Grape / 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape / T10 37B-2
      #989dca
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Passionate / T57-5
      #a1a2d0
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  11. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  12. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2040-R60B
      #9c9bcc
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  13. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  14. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  15. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  16. Crayola

    1. ★ Blue Bell
      #9999cc
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  17. Plascon

    1. ★ Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Jobs Tears B7-D2-2
      #9898d0
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  18. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  19. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Velvet Robe / 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  21. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  22. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #979ec9
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  23. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.18
      #9c9acb
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  24. Little Greene

    1. Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  25. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  26. Crown Paint

    1. 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  27. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c
      #8e9fd0
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  28. Disney

    1. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  29. Olympic

    1. Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  30. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Painted Sunset 29-9
      #9e9ec8
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  31. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 34.6%

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#979ed2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979ed2 foreground

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #979ed2">…</p>

#979ed2 background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #979ed2">…</p>

#979ed2 shadow

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979ed2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9936594
Binary
10010111, 10011110, 11010010
Hexadecimal
#979ed2
LRV
≈ 35.7%
Closest short hex
#99c ΔE = 2.120
RGB
rgb(151, 158, 210)
RGBA
rgba(151, 158, 210, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.291, g: 0.304, b: 0.405
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.617%, blue: 0.824%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6840622 / 0xff979ed2
HSL
hsl(233, 40%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 40%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (232.881), saturation: 28% (0.281), value: 82% (0.824)
HSP
hue: 232.881, saturation: 28.095%, perceived brightness: 63.837%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.615, S: 50.741, L: 66.279
Cubehelix
H: -129.066, S: 0.420, L: 0.634
TSL
T: -2.657, S: 0.069, L: 0.635
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.281), magenta: 25% (0.248), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 18% (0.176)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 38% (0.380), yellow: 18% (0.176)
XYZ
X: 36.619, Y: 35.685, Z: 65.919
xyY
x: 0.265, y: 0.258, Y: 35.685
CIELab
L: 66.279, a: 9.176, b: -27.332
CIELuv
L: 66.279, u: -6.484, v: -43.985
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.279, C: 28.831, H: 288.558
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.279, C: 44.460, H: 261.615
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.737, a: 4.881, b: -23.610
CIECAM02
J: 56.724, C: 33.295, h: 270.387, Q: 148.387, M: 29.116, s: 44.296, H: 316.637
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.226, jaune: -4.837, green: -0.028
LMS
L: 31.460, M: 35.212, S: 65.420
YCbCr
Y: 155.019, Cb: 151.864, Cr: 121.235
YCgCo
Y: 169.250, Cg: -11.250, Co: 23.000
YDbDr
Y: 161.835, Db: 72.466, Dr: 20.615
YPbPr
Y: 160.253, Pb: 26.805, Pr: -5.892
xvYCC
Y: 153.629, Cb: 151.546, Cr: 122.824
YIQ
Y: 161.835, I: -20.876, Q: 14.699
YUV
Y: 161.835, U: 23.703, V: -9.506
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/8 ΔE = 2.954
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.595

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