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Caparol 73 4 264 / Saphir 25 / #989cbc Hex Color Code

#989cbc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #989cbc is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #989cbc is comprised of 59.61% red, 61.18% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #989cbc has a hue of 233° (degrees), 21% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.84 nm.

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

#989cbc linear gradient to complementary #b7b79d

  1. #989cbc
  2. #9ea0b7
  3. #a3a5b2
  4. #a9a9ad
  5. #aeaea8
  6. #b2b2a2
  7. #b7b79d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7a7e9d
  2. #8488a7
  3. #8e92b2
  4. #989cbc
  5. #a2a6c6
  6. #acb0d1
  7. #b7bbdc

Tints and Shades

#989cbc to white

  1. #989cbc
  2. #a9acc7
  3. #babcd2
  4. #cbccdd
  5. #dcdde8
  6. #edeef4
  7. #ffffff

#989cbc to black

  1. #989cbc
  2. #7d809a
  3. #636579
  4. #4a4c5a
  5. #32333c
  6. #1d1d21
  7. #000000

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  1. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-4 Ruffled Iris
      #999dbc
      ΔE = 0.470 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. ★ 620D-4 Veranda Iris
      #989eba
      ΔE = 1.526 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 36/188
      #999dbe
      ΔE = 0.508 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. ★ 90BB 34/167
      #999bb9
      ΔE = 0.829 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Jasmine Purple / T58-5
      #9a9cba
      ΔE = 0.788 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. ★ Floral Flair / T08 22-3
      #9ba0c4
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  4. CIL

    1. ★ Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 0.897 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. ★ DE 5927 - Charcoal Dust
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Midnight Blush / 799
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. ★ Charcoal Dust / 768
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #959ec0
      ΔE = 1.452 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Hermosa / 7167
      #9fa2c7
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6357
      #959ebd
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. ★ 6310
      #9b9ec3
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  9. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Pure Orchid / 90BB 36/188
      #9c9cb8
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. ★ Basin Street Blue / 70BB 33/202
      #9199b7
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Moon / KM3085-2
      #969db9
      ΔE = 1.605 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Royal Glimmer / KM3061-2
      #a09ec2
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  11. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  12. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7201 - Lined With Lilacs
      #9ca0c3
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. 7168 - Gateway To Paradise
      #9d9ec4
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 2222
      #949cb8
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. ★ 2354
      #9098bc
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Pale Plum
      #96a0c0
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. ★ Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2107 C
      #9099ba
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. ★ 535
      #9ca1bd
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Birdcage B69-025-283
      #9d9cb7
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Logan B72-022-284
      #9d9cb4
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  17. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7358-42 Intermezzo
      #9d9ab8
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  18. Glidden

    1. ★ Violet Petals
      #9f9cb9
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  19. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 4-41-4 Clandestine
      #979cb4
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  20. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d3
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 36-e3
      #9097bd
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. Poetic Blue 70BB 39/181
      #94a0c0
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 4249 Pure Orchid 90BB 36/188
      #9195b8
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  23. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5182T Crushed Heather
      #9d9eb7
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10456
      #9ba1c6
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  25. Albany Paint

    1. Burwash
      #a09bbb
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  26. Brillux

    1. 51.12.18
      #9495b4
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  27. Valspar Paint

    1. Wild Blue Yonder R169C
      #8e96b7
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Aster
      #8d9bbc
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  28. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  29. Chrysler

    1. Bradenton Blue
      #98a3c4
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  30. Sikkens

    1. V5.14.60
      #a2a0c4
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 36.8%

#989cbc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#989cbc foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #989cbc">…</p>

#989cbc background

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="background-color: #989cbc">…</p>

#989cbc shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #989cbc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10001596
Binary
10011000, 10011100, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#989cbc
LRV
≈ 34.1%
Closest short hex
#99b ΔE = 1.510
RGB
rgb(152, 156, 188)
RGBA
rgba(152, 156, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.306, g: 0.315, b: 0.379
RYB
red: 0.596%, yellow: 0.610%, blue: 0.737%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6775620 / 0xff989cbc
HSL
hsl(233, 21%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 21%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (233.333), saturation: 19% (0.191), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 233.333, saturation: 19.149%, perceived brightness: 62.281%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.572, S: 29.658, L: 65.028
Cubehelix
H: -128.659, S: 0.254, L: 0.621
TSL
T: -2.677, S: 0.044, L: 0.621
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.191), magenta: 17% (0.170), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 40% (0.404), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 33.912, Y: 34.083, Z: 52.359
xyY
x: 0.282, y: 0.283, Y: 34.083
CIELab
L: 65.028, a: 5.372, b: -16.986
CIELuv
L: 65.028, u: -3.948, v: -26.648
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.028, C: 17.815, H: 287.549
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.028, C: 26.939, H: 261.572
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.380, a: 1.523, b: -12.309
CIECAM02
J: 55.436, C: 22.351, h: 270.596, Q: 146.693, M: 19.546, s: 36.503, H: 316.752
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.172, jaune: -3.029, green: 0.020
LMS
L: 30.990, M: 34.314, S: 52.055
YCbCr
Y: 152.112, Cb: 142.640, Cr: 123.972
YCgCo
Y: 163.000, Cg: -7.000, Co: 29.000
YDbDr
Y: 158.452, Db: 44.456, Dr: 12.276
YPbPr
Y: 157.452, Pb: 16.460, Pr: -3.472
xvYCC
Y: 151.223, Cb: 142.459, Cr: 124.950
YIQ
Y: 158.452, I: -12.663, Q: 9.110
YUV
Y: 158.452, U: 14.542, V: -5.660
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/6 ΔE = 2.316
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.865

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