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#979fd5 Hex Color Code

#979fd5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979fd5 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #979fd5 is comprised of 59.22% red, 62.35% green and 83.53% blue. In the HSL color space #979fd5 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 42% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.16 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#979fd5 linear gradient to complementary #c6c7a5

  1. #979fd5
  2. #a1a5cd
  3. #a9acc6
  4. #b1b3be
  5. #b9b9b6
  6. #c0c0ad
  7. #c6c7a5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7881b5
  2. #828bbf
  3. #8d95ca
  4. #979fd5
  5. #a2a9e0
  6. #acb4eb
  7. #b7bef6

Tones

  1. #979fd5
  2. #9da3d0
  3. #a3a7cb
  4. #a8aac6
  5. #adaec0
  6. #b2b2bb
  7. #b6b6b6

Tints and Shades

#979fd5 to white

  1. #979fd5
  2. #a9aedc
  3. #babee3
  4. #cbceea
  5. #dddef1
  6. #eeeef8
  7. #ffffff

#979fd5 to black

  1. #979fd5
  2. #7c83ae
  3. #636788
  4. #4a4d65
  5. #333443
  6. #1d1d24
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 77 1 258 / Berliner Blau 40
      #94a0d4
      ΔE = 1.100 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. ★ 75 7 264 / Saphir 55
      #989ccc
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  2. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 1.107 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. ★ Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 1.244 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3558 C
      #919cd4
      ΔE = 1.458 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. ★ 2716
      #9ea1db
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 1.511 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 1.511 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 1.538 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  7. Plascon

    1. ★ Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 1.545 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Shallow Sea B6-D2-2
      #9098cc
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 1.556 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Romanesque Grape 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 1.556 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Romanesque Grape / 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  10. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 1.612 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.20.60
      #969fce
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  14. Krylon

    1. ★ Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  15. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape / T10 37B-2
      #989dca
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Passionate / T57-5
      #a1a2d0
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  17. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R60B
      #9c9bcc
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  18. Diamond Vogel

    1. Velvet Robe / 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  19. Colortrend

    1. 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  20. Crayola

    1. Blue Bell
      #9999cc
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  21. Little Greene

    1. Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  22. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c
      #8e9fd0
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  23. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #979ec9
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  24. Brillux

    1. 51.15.18
      #9c9acb
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  25. Nippon Paint

    1. Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  26. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  27. Crown Paint

    1. 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  28. Disney

    1. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 35.2%

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#979fd5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979fd5 foreground

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="color: #979fd5">…</p>

#979fd5 background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #979fd5">…</p>

#979fd5 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 #979fd5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9936853
Binary
10010111, 10011111, 11010101
Hexadecimal
#979fd5
LRV
≈ 36.2%
Closest short hex
#99c ΔE = 2.566
RGB
rgb(151, 159, 213)
RGBA
rgba(151, 159, 213, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.289, g: 0.304, b: 0.407
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.620%, blue: 0.835%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6840363 / 0xff979fd5
HSL
hsl(232, 42%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 42%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (232.258), saturation: 29% (0.291), value: 84% (0.835)
HSP
hue: 232.258, saturation: 29.108%, perceived brightness: 64.234%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.244, S: 53.484, L: 66.656
Cubehelix
H: -129.633, S: 0.440, L: 0.637
TSL
T: -2.631, S: 0.072, L: 0.638
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.291), magenta: 25% (0.254), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.165)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 38% (0.376), yellow: 16% (0.165)
XYZ
X: 37.168, Y: 36.179, Z: 67.963
xyY
x: 0.263, y: 0.256, Y: 36.179
CIELab
L: 66.656, a: 9.356, b: -28.412
CIELuv
L: 66.656, u: -7.058, v: -45.822
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.656, C: 29.913, H: 288.227
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.656, C: 46.363, H: 261.244
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.149, a: 5.040, b: -24.889
CIECAM02
J: 57.126, C: 34.418, h: 269.802, Q: 148.911, M: 30.098, s: 44.958, H: 316.317
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.231, jaune: -5.025, green: 0.012
LMS
L: 31.742, M: 35.677, S: 67.438
YCbCr
Y: 155.817, Cb: 152.890, Cr: 120.654
YCgCo
Y: 170.500, Cg: -11.500, Co: 22.250
YDbDr
Y: 162.764, Db: 75.582, Dr: 22.382
YPbPr
Y: 161.184, Pb: 27.920, Pr: -6.484
xvYCC
Y: 154.429, Cb: 152.526, Cr: 122.304
YIQ
Y: 162.764, I: -22.114, Q: 15.110
YUV
Y: 162.764, U: 24.723, V: -10.321
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/8 ΔE = 3.442
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.342

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