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#979fe3 Hex Color Code

#979fe3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979fe3 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #979fe3 is comprised of 59.22% red, 62.35% green and 89.02% blue. In the HSL color space #979fe3 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 58% saturation and 74% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.07 nm.

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  1. Tulips and Windmill
  2. Calendar Concept
  3. Beautiful oasis with colorful flowers and cactus at sunrise

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#979fe3 linear gradient to complementary #cdd0aa

  1. #979fe3
  2. #a2a7da
  3. #adafd1
  4. #b6b7c7
  5. #bebfbe
  6. #c6c8b4
  7. #cdd0aa

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7780c2
  2. #828acd
  3. #8c95d8
  4. #979fe3
  5. #a2a9ee
  6. #adb4fa
  7. #b8bfff

Tones

  1. #979fe3
  2. #9fa4dd
  3. #a6a9d7
  4. #acaed0
  5. #b2b3ca
  6. #b8b8c3
  7. #bdbdbd

Tints and Shades

#979fe3 to white

  1. #979fe3
  2. #a9aee8
  3. #bbbeed
  4. #cccef1
  5. #dddef6
  6. #eeeefb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#979fe3 to black

  1. #979fe3
  2. #7c83b9
  3. #636791
  4. #4a4d6b
  5. #333447
  6. #1d1d26
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 1.687 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Pebble Path P1-C2-2
      #a498d8
      ΔE = 4.284 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  4. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Romanesque Grape / 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Romanesque Grape 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 3.160 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Simply Violet / 977
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 3.864 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  8. California Paints

    1. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 3.160 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. DE 5941 - Simply Violet
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 3.864 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  9. Resene

    1. Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 3.396 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 4.718 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 3.507 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 3.861 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 3.746 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #9e9acb
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  12. RAL

    1. RAL 570-4
      #9b9acf
      ΔE = 3.764 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. RAL 290 70 25
      #a1a6d6
      ΔE = 4.646 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  13. Behr

    1. Water Hyacinth P550-4
      #a0a2d4
      ΔE = 3.850 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  14. Krylon

    1. Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 4.090 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  15. Nerolac

    1. Violet Velour - 2341
      #9497ce
      ΔE = 4.094 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  16. Apple Barrel

    1. Wisteria / 21977E
      #9a9ccd
      ΔE = 4.142 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Petunia Purple / 20226 / 20474
      #9999cc / #99c
      ΔE = 4.266 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  17. Caparol

    1. 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 4.147 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 43/07
      #8098e8
      ΔE = 4.579 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  18. Crayola

    1. Blue Bell
      #9999cc / #99c
      ΔE = 4.266 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  19. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R60B
      #9c9bcc
      ΔE = 4.338 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 4.725 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  20. Matthews Paint

    1. Azureno / 3427
      #96a5d8
      ΔE = 4.402 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  21. Brillux

    1. 51.15.18
      #9c9acb
      ΔE = 4.521 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  22. Taubmans

    1. Passionate / T57-5
      #a1a2d0
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Romanesque Grape / T10 37B-2
      #989dca
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  23. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2705
      #ab9ed9
      ΔE = 4.650 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. 7451
      #91a6db
      ΔE = 4.867 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  24. GM / General Motors

    1. Iris
      #a097ce
      ΔE = 4.714 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  25. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 4.774 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  26. Dulux

    1. 82BB 38/251
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 4.774 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  27. Little Greene

    1. Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 4.774 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  28. Sikkens

    1. V0.20.60
      #959fcd
      ΔE = 4.849 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  29. Brighto Paints

    1. 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. 1-38-4 Paradise
      #95a9de
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  30. Pascol

    1. Purple Tulip PZ7070
      #a09ecb
      ΔE = 4.926 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  31. Colortrend

    1. 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 4.972 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 5.160 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  32. Diamond Vogel

    1. Velvet Robe / 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 4.972 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Bailey Bells / 1262
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 5.160 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  33. ECOS Paints

    1. Velvet Robe (1276)
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 4.972 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Bailey Bells (1262)
      #9193cb
      ΔE = 5.160 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  34. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6263
      #a29ccb
      ΔE = 4.992 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. 6268
      #879bd1
      ΔE = 5.129 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  35. Duron

    1. Dahlia
      #9194cb
      ΔE = 4.998 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  36. Glidden

    1. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 5.040 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  37. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c
      #8e9fd0
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  38. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Lavender Legend / 7159
      #a6a1cf
      ΔE = 5.085 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  39. Crown Paint

    1. 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 5.181 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  40. Scib Paints

    1. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 5.216 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  41. Vista Paint

    1. Roswell
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 5.216 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  42. Berger

    1. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 5.216 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  43. Delta

    1. GP Purple / 020910202W
      #9b95c9
      ΔE = 5.242 / LRV ≈ 32.7%

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#979fe3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979fe3 foreground

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #979fe3">…</p>

#979fe3 background

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="background-color: #979fe3">…</p>

#979fe3 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 #979fe3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9936867
Binary
10010111, 10011111, 11100011
Hexadecimal
#979fe3
LRV
≈ 36.9%
Closest short hex
#99d ΔE = 2.315
RGB
rgb(151, 159, 227)
RGBA
rgba(151, 159, 227, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.281, g: 0.296, b: 0.423
RYB
red: 59.216%, yellow: 62.054%, blue: 89.020%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6840349 / 0xff979fe3
HSL
hsl(234, 58%, 74%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 58%, 74%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (233.684), saturation: 33% (0.335), value: 89% (0.890)
HSP
hue: 233.684, saturation: 33.480%, perceived brightness: 65.069%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.349, S: 68.421, L: 67.217
Cubehelix
H: -128.346, S: 0.551, L: 0.643
TSL
T: -2.692, S: 0.086, L: 0.645
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.335), magenta: 30% (0.300), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.110)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 38% (0.376), yellow: 11% (0.110)
XYZ
X: 39.022, Y: 36.920, Z: 77.728
xyY
x: 0.254, y: 0.240, Y: 36.920
CIELab
L: 67.217, a: 12.920, b: -35.268
CIELuv
L: 67.217, u: -7.755, v: -57.727
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.217, C: 37.560, H: 290.120
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.217, C: 58.246, H: 262.349
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.762, a: 8.300, b: -33.312
CIECAM02
J: 57.709, C: 41.056, h: 270.842, Q: 149.669, M: 35.903, s: 48.978, H: 316.888
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.268, jaune: -6.251, green: -0.114
LMS
L: 31.833, M: 35.691, S: 77.057
YCbCr
Y: 157.189, Cb: 159.036, Cr: 119.660
YCoCg
Y: 174.000, Cg: -15.000, Co: 18.750
YDbDr
Y: 164.360, Db: 94.244, Dr: 25.420
YPbPr
Y: 162.192, Pb: 34.920, Pr: -7.128
xvYCC
Y: 155.294, Cb: 158.675, Cr: 121.739
YIQ
Y: 164.360, I: -26.612, Q: 19.466
YUV
Y: 164.360, U: 30.827, V: -11.721
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.977
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 7.961

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