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#979ee7 Hex Color Code

#979ee7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979ee7 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #979ee7 is comprised of 59.22% red, 61.96% green and 90.59% blue. In the HSL color space #979ee7 has a hue of 235° (degrees), 62% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.39 nm.

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

#979ee7 linear gradient to complementary #ced2ac

  1. #979ee7
  2. #a3a6de
  3. #adafd4
  4. #b7b8ca
  5. #bfc0c0
  6. #c7c9b6
  7. #ced2ac

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7780c6
  2. #828ad1
  3. #8c94dc
  4. #979ee7
  5. #a2a8f2
  6. #adb3fe
  7. #b8beff

Tones

  1. #979ee7
  2. #9fa3e0
  3. #a6a9da
  4. #adaed3
  5. #b4b4cd
  6. #b9b9c6
  7. #bfbfbf

Tints and Shades

#979ee7 to white

  1. #979ee7
  2. #a9adeb
  3. #bbbdef
  4. #cdcdf3
  5. #dedef7
  6. #eeeefb
  7. #ffffff

#979ee7 to black

  1. #979ee7
  2. #7c82bc
  3. #636793
  4. #4a4d6d
  5. #333448
  6. #1d1d26
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 1.362 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 13 264 / Saphir 115
      #909ce8
      ΔE = 1.374 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. ★ 80 12 270 / Aquarell 80
      #9ca4e8
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 2715 U
      #9f98df
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Luna Light B7-C2-2
      #a0a0e0
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 35.9%

#979ee7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979ee7 foreground

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="color: #979ee7">…</p>

#979ee7 background

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="background-color: #979ee7">…</p>

#979ee7 shadow

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979ee7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9936615
Binary
10010111, 10011110, 11100111
Hexadecimal
#979ee7
LRV
≈ 36.8%
Closest short hex
#99d ΔE = 2.206
RGB
rgb(151, 158, 231)
RGBA
rgba(151, 158, 231, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.280, g: 0.293, b: 0.428
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.617%, blue: 0.906%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6840601 / 0xff979ee7
HSL
hsl(235, 62%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 62%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (234.750), saturation: 35% (0.346), value: 91% (0.906)
HSP
hue: 234.750, saturation: 34.632%, perceived brightness: 65.096%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.031, S: 73.012, L: 67.128
Cubehelix
H: -127.406, S: 0.586, L: 0.643
TSL
T: -2.737, S: 0.090, L: 0.644
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.346), magenta: 32% (0.316), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.094)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 38% (0.380), yellow: 9% (0.094)
XYZ
X: 39.409, Y: 36.801, Z: 80.613
xyY
x: 0.251, y: 0.235, Y: 36.801
CIELab
L: 67.128, a: 14.532, b: -37.607
CIELuv
L: 67.128, u: -7.558, v: -61.829
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.128, C: 40.317, H: 291.127
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.128, C: 62.289, H: 263.031
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.664, a: 9.797, b: -36.322
CIECAM02
J: 57.603, C: 43.216, h: 271.642, Q: 149.532, M: 37.792, s: 50.273, H: 317.328
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.281, jaune: -6.676, green: -0.212
LMS
L: 31.597, M: 35.233, S: 79.893
YCbCr
Y: 157.077, Cb: 161.083, Cr: 119.744
YCgCo
Y: 174.500, Cg: -16.500, Co: 17.750
YDbDr
Y: 164.229, Db: 100.459, Dr: 25.172
YPbPr
Y: 161.765, Pb: 37.305, Pr: -6.858
xvYCC
Y: 154.928, Cb: 160.770, Cr: 121.976
YIQ
Y: 164.229, I: -27.622, Q: 21.233
YUV
Y: 164.229, U: 32.859, V: -11.606
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.307
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.164

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