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#97a5db Hex Color Code

#97a5db Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #97a5db is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #97a5db is comprised of 59.22% red, 64.71% green and 85.88% blue. In the HSL color space #97a5db has a hue of 228° (degrees), 49% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.52 nm.

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#97a5db linear gradient to complementary #ccc9a6

  1. #97a5db
  2. #a2abd2
  3. #acb1ca
  4. #b5b7c1
  5. #bdbdb8
  6. #c5c3af
  7. #ccc9a6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7786ba
  2. #8290c5
  3. #8c9ad0
  4. #97a5db
  5. #a2b0e6
  6. #adbbf2
  7. #b8c6fd

Tones

  1. #97a5db
  2. #9ea8d5
  3. #a4acd0
  4. #aaafca
  5. #afb2c4
  6. #b4b6bf
  7. #b9b9b9

Tints and Shades

#97a5db to white

  1. #97a5db
  2. #a9b3e1
  3. #bac2e7
  4. #ccd1ed
  5. #dde0f3
  6. #eeeff9
  7. #ffffff

#97a5db to black

  1. #97a5db
  2. #7c87b3
  3. #636b8c
  4. #4a5067
  5. #333645
  6. #1d1e25
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 0.803 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 0.803 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7451
      #91a6db
      ΔE = 1.581 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. 2122 U
      #8fa4e3
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #95a9de
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 77 1 258 / Berliner Blau 40
      #94a0d4
      ΔE = 1.873 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. 80 12 260 / Lazur 120
      #8ca4e4
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Fresh Hyacinth / 54BB 41/237
      #99a8d6
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  7. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  8. Plascon

    1. Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Whisper B5-E2-3
      #94a4d0
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  9. Berger

    1. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  10. Vista Paint

    1. Roswell
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  11. Scib Paints

    1. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  12. Kelly-Moore

    1. Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  13. Resene

    1. Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  14. Tikkurila

    1. 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  15. Taubmans

    1. Almost Purple / T12 37.F1
      #a0a4d1
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  16. Sikkens

    1. V0.20.60
      #969fce
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. Harbor View
      #98a7d2
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  18. Porter Paints

    1. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. Rainmaker / NP PB 1483 T
      #99a5cf
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  21. Diamond Vogel

    1. Velvet Robe / 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  22. Colortrend

    1. 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  23. Little Greene

    1. Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 37.7%

#97a5db HTML / CSS Code Examples

#97a5db foreground

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #97a5db">…</p>

#97a5db background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #97a5db">…</p>

#97a5db shadow

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #97a5db">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9938395
Binary
10010111, 10100101, 11011011
Hexadecimal
#97a5db
LRV
≈ 38.6%
Closest short hex
#9ad ΔE = 1.949
RGB
rgb(151, 165, 219)
RGBA
rgba(151, 165, 219, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.282, g: 0.308, b: 0.409
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.638%, blue: 0.859%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6838821 / 0xff97a5db
HSL
hsl(228, 49%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 49%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.647), saturation: 31% (0.311), value: 86% (0.859)
HSP
hue: 227.647, saturation: 31.050%, perceived brightness: 65.932%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.070, S: 57.807, L: 68.463
Cubehelix
H: -134.034, S: 0.473, L: 0.654
TSL
T: -2.430, S: 0.076, L: 0.655
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.311), magenta: 25% (0.247), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.141)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 14% (0.141)
XYZ
X: 39.000, Y: 38.603, Z: 72.400
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.257, Y: 38.603
CIELab
L: 68.463, a: 7.484, b: -28.940
CIELuv
L: 68.463, u: -9.849, v: -46.618
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.463, C: 29.892, H: 284.499
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.463, C: 47.648, H: 258.070
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.131, a: 3.317, b: -25.598
CIECAM02
J: 59.076, C: 35.305, h: 265.369, Q: 151.432, M: 30.874, s: 45.153, H: 313.920
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.227, jaune: -5.095, green: 0.367
LMS
L: 33.405, M: 38.529, S: 71.840
YCbCr
Y: 159.429, Cb: 153.778, Cr: 118.020
YCgCo
Y: 175.000, Cg: -10.000, Co: 20.750
YDbDr
Y: 166.970, Db: 78.282, Dr: 30.380
YPbPr
Y: 165.906, Pb: 28.610, Pr: -9.484
xvYCC
Y: 158.484, Cb: 153.132, Cr: 119.669
YIQ
Y: 166.970, I: -25.688, Q: 13.841
YUV
Y: 166.970, U: 25.605, V: -14.011
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 4.111
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 7.890

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