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#979ee9 Hex Color Code

#979ee9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979ee9 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #979ee9 is comprised of 59.22% red, 61.96% green and 91.37% blue. In the HSL color space #979ee9 has a hue of 235° (degrees), 65% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.3 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#979ee9 linear gradient to complementary #cfd4ac

  1. #979ee9
  2. #a3a7df
  3. #aeb0d5
  4. #b7b9cb
  5. #c0c2c1
  6. #c8cbb7
  7. #cfd4ac

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #777fc8
  2. #828ad3
  3. #8c94de
  4. #979ee9
  5. #a2a8f4
  6. #adb3ff
  7. #b8beff

Tones

  1. #979ee9
  2. #9fa4e2
  3. #a7a9dc
  4. #aeafd5
  5. #b4b4ce
  6. #babac7
  7. #c0c0c0

Tints and Shades

#979ee9 to white

  1. #979ee9
  2. #aaaded
  3. #bbbdf1
  4. #cdcdf5
  5. #dedef8
  6. #eeeefc
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#979ee9 to black

  1. #979ee9
  2. #7c82be
  3. #636795
  4. #4a4d6d
  5. #333449
  6. #1d1d27
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 1.273 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 13 264 / Saphir 115
      #909ce8
      ΔE = 1.362 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. 80 12 270 / Aquarell 80
      #9ca4e8
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  4. Plascon

    1. Luna Light B7-C2-2
      #a0a0e0
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 35.9%

Color Blindness Simulation

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#979ee9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979ee9 foreground

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="color: #979ee9">…</p>

#979ee9 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #979ee9">…</p>

#979ee9 shadow

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979ee9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9936617
Binary
10010111, 10011110, 11101001
Hexadecimal
#979ee9
LRV
≈ 36.9%
Closest short hex
#99d ΔE = 2.428
RGB
rgb(151, 158, 233)
RGBA
rgba(151, 158, 233, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.279, g: 0.292, b: 0.430
RYB
red: 59.216%, yellow: 61.745%, blue: 91.373%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6840599 / 0xff979ee9
HSL
hsl(235, 65%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 65%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (234.878), saturation: 35% (0.352), value: 91% (0.914)
HSP
hue: 234.878, saturation: 35.193%, perceived brightness: 65.221%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.124, S: 75.197, L: 67.213
Cubehelix
H: -127.295, S: 0.602, L: 0.644
TSL
T: -2.742, S: 0.092, L: 0.645
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.352), magenta: 32% (0.322), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.086)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 38% (0.380), yellow: 9% (0.086)
XYZ
X: 39.693, Y: 36.915, Z: 82.109
xyY
x: 0.250, y: 0.233, Y: 36.915
CIELab
L: 67.213, a: 15.057, b: -38.572
CIELuv
L: 67.213, u: -7.660, v: -63.522
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.213, C: 41.407, H: 291.324
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.213, C: 63.982, H: 263.124
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.758, a: 10.289, b: -37.595
CIECAM02
J: 57.692, C: 44.115, h: 271.700, Q: 149.647, M: 38.578, s: 50.773, H: 317.360
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.287, jaune: -6.850, green: -0.226
LMS
L: 31.611, M: 35.236, S: 81.367
YCbCr
Y: 157.273, Cb: 161.961, Cr: 119.602
YCgCo
Y: 175.000, Cg: -17.000, Co: 17.250
YDbDr
Y: 164.457, Db: 103.125, Dr: 25.606
YPbPr
Y: 161.909, Pb: 38.305, Pr: -6.950
xvYCC
Y: 155.051, Cb: 161.648, Cr: 121.895
YIQ
Y: 164.457, I: -28.265, Q: 21.855
YUV
Y: 164.457, U: 33.731, V: -11.806
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.618
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.221

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