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#979ed9 Hex Color Code

#979ed9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979ed9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #979ed9 is comprised of 59.22% red, 61.96% green and 85.1% blue. In the HSL color space #979ed9 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 46% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.22 nm.

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

#979ed9 linear gradient to complementary #c8caa6

  1. #979ed9
  2. #a1a5d1
  3. #aaacc9
  4. #b3b4c0
  5. #babbb8
  6. #c1c2af
  7. #c8caa6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7880b9
  2. #828ac3
  3. #8d94ce
  4. #979ed9
  5. #a2a8e4
  6. #acb3ef
  7. #b7bdfa

Tones

  1. #979ed9
  2. #9da2d4
  3. #a3a7ce
  4. #a9abc9
  5. #aeafc3
  6. #b3b4be
  7. #b8b8b8

Tints and Shades

#979ed9 to white

  1. #979ed9
  2. #a9aedf
  3. #babde6
  4. #cccdec
  5. #dddef3
  6. #eeeef9
  7. #ffffff

#979ed9 to black

  1. #979ed9
  2. #7c82b1
  3. #63678b
  4. #4a4d66
  5. #333444
  6. #1d1d25
  7. #000000

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  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 0.729 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 0.760 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Jobs Tears B7-D2-2
      #9898d0
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  3. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 1.124 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 77 10 264 / Saphir 85
      #909cd8
      ΔE = 1.463 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 271 U
      #9a9bd4
      ΔE = 1.501 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. ★ 3558 C
      #919cd4
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  8. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. ★ Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  12. Krylon

    1. Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  13. Crayola

    1. Blue Bell
      #9999cc
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  14. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R60B
      #9c9bcc
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  15. Sikkens

    1. V0.20.60
      #969fce
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  16. Resene

    1. Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 32.9%

#979ed9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979ed9 foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #979ed9">…</p>

#979ed9 background

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="background-color: #979ed9">…</p>

#979ed9 shadow

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979ed9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9936601
Binary
10010111, 10011110, 11011001
Hexadecimal
#979ed9
LRV
≈ 36.0%
Closest short hex
#99d ΔE = 2.751
RGB
rgb(151, 158, 217)
RGBA
rgba(151, 158, 217, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.287, g: 0.300, b: 0.413
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.617%, blue: 0.851%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6840615 / 0xff979ed9
HSL
hsl(234, 46%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 46%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (233.636), saturation: 30% (0.304), value: 85% (0.851)
HSP
hue: 233.636, saturation: 30.415%, perceived brightness: 64.246%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.199, S: 58.028, L: 66.552
Cubehelix
H: -128.388, S: 0.474, L: 0.637
TSL
T: -2.690, S: 0.076, L: 0.638
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.304), magenta: 27% (0.272), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.149)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 38% (0.380), yellow: 15% (0.149)
XYZ
X: 37.510, Y: 36.042, Z: 70.613
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.250, Y: 36.042
CIELab
L: 66.552, a: 10.927, b: -30.785
CIELuv
L: 66.552, u: -6.841, v: -49.939
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.552, C: 32.667, H: 289.542
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.552, C: 50.405, H: 262.199
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.035, a: 6.468, b: -27.712
CIECAM02
J: 57.008, C: 36.706, h: 270.971, Q: 148.757, M: 32.099, s: 46.452, H: 316.959
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.245, jaune: -5.452, green: -0.096
LMS
L: 31.504, M: 35.219, S: 70.043
YCbCr
Y: 155.705, Cb: 154.937, Cr: 120.738
YCgCo
Y: 171.000, Cg: -13.000, Co: 21.250
YDbDr
Y: 162.633, Db: 81.797, Dr: 22.134
YPbPr
Y: 160.757, Pb: 30.305, Pr: -6.214
xvYCC
Y: 154.062, Cb: 154.621, Cr: 122.541
YIQ
Y: 162.633, I: -23.125, Q: 16.877
YUV
Y: 162.633, U: 26.755, V: -10.206
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.219
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.246

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