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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.

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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

#979ee9 to black

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

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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%

#979ee9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979ee9 foreground

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

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #979ee9">…</p>

#979ee9 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #979ee9">…</p>

#979ee9 shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<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: 0.592%, yellow: 0.617%, blue: 0.914%
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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