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#98a6dc Hex Color Code

#98a6dc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #98a6dc is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #98a6dc is comprised of 59.61% red, 65.1% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #98a6dc has a hue of 228° (degrees), 49% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.53 nm.

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#98a6dc linear gradient to complementary #cccaa8

  1. #98a6dc
  2. #a3acd4
  3. #acb2cb
  4. #b5b8c3
  5. #bdbeba
  6. #c5c4b1
  7. #cccaa8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7886ba
  2. #8291c5
  3. #8d9bd1
  4. #98a6dc
  5. #a3b1e7
  6. #aebcf3
  7. #b9c7ff

Tones

  1. #98a6dc
  2. #9fa9d6
  3. #a5add1
  4. #abb0cb
  5. #b0b3c5
  6. #b5b7c0
  7. #bababa

Tints and Shades

#98a6dc to white

  1. #98a6dc
  2. #aab4e2
  3. #bbc3e8
  4. #ccd2ee
  5. #dde0f4
  6. #eef0f9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#98a6dc to black

  1. #98a6dc
  2. #7d88b4
  3. #636b8d
  4. #4a5068
  5. #333645
  6. #1d1e25
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Azureno / 3427
      #96a5d8
      ΔE = 0.979 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Quiet Refuge / 12204
      #909fc6
      ΔE = 4.919 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 1.103 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Simply Violet / 977
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 4.272 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  3. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 1.103 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. DE 5892 - Blue Cue
      #84a5dc
      ΔE = 4.063 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7451
      #91a6db
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. 7453
      #829cd4
      ΔE = 5.004 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Fresh Hyacinth / 54BB 41/237
      #99a8d6
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  6. Asian Paints

    1. Classic Vase / 9152
      #99aad9
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Blue Effect / 9168
      #8faedb
      ΔE = 5.197 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  7. Vista Paint

    1. Roswell
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Prince Charming
      #98afdc
      ΔE = 4.251 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  8. Scib Paints

    1. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Prince Charming / 7248
      #98afdc
      ΔE = 4.251 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  9. Tikkurila

    1. 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. V351
      #92abd4
      ΔE = 4.768 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. 6820 Indigo
      #a5aadb
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  11. Plascon

    1. Igloo B6-E2-3
      #a0a8d4
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. Perfect Pearl B7-E2-3
      #a8a8d8
      ΔE = 3.531 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  12. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  13. Dulux

    1. 82BB 38/251
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Mystic Mauve 3
      #8fa9d1
      ΔE = 5.117 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  14. Taubmans

    1. Almost Purple / T12 37.F1
      #a0a4d1
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. Eye Shadow / T12 38.E2
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 3.196 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  15. Resene

    1. Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Wistful B73-042-284
      #a29ecd
      ΔE = 4.541 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  16. Nippon Paint

    1. Rainmaker / NP PB 1483 T
      #99a5cf
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Purplettes / NP PB 1500 T
      #91a6d3
      ΔE = 3.182 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  17. Clark+Kensington

    1. Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. European Charm / 39C-4
      #a0add1
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Royal Regatta / KM3102-2
      #85a1d6
      ΔE = 4.070 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  19. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Velvet Morning 247-4
      #99aed6
      ΔE = 4.778 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Velvet Morning / 247-4
      #99aed6
      ΔE = 4.778 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  22. Little Greene

    1. Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 3.063 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  23. ECOS Paints

    1. Velvet Robe (1276)
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 3.089 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Childish Wonder (1261)
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 4.104 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  24. Colortrend

    1. 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 3.089 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 4.104 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  25. Diamond Vogel

    1. Velvet Robe / 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 3.089 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Childish Wonder / 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 4.104 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. 7208 - Petal Soft
      #a1abd6
      ΔE = 3.165 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 7168 - Gateway To Paradise
      #9d9ec4
      ΔE = 5.032 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  27. Bristol

    1. Eye Shadow / P106-C4
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 3.196 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 3.817 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  28. RAL

    1. RAL 280 70 25
      #9bacd8
      ΔE = 3.262 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. RAL 280 70 20
      #9eabd0
      ΔE = 4.383 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  29. Peintures MF

    1. Iris velouté
      #93a5d0
      ΔE = 3.275 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Rive du Delaware
      #94acd9
      ΔE = 3.855 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  30. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-e1
      #9da7cf
      ΔE = 3.311 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. 37-c
      #8e9fd0
      ΔE = 3.337 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  31. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R70B
      #8ba1d3
      ΔE = 3.343 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 3.678 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  32. Behr

    1. Pageant Song 600B-4
      #90a0ce
      ΔE = 3.376 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Anemone 590B-4
      #98afd8
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  33. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 3.498 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. 7204T Spring Crocus
      #8aa6d2
      ΔE = 4.714 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  34. Disney

    1. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 3.631 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  35. Caparol

    1. 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 3.700 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 4.265 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  36. Pascol

    1. Into the Surf PZ4030
      #8da6d4
      ΔE = 3.705 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Purple Tulip PZ7070
      #a09ecb
      ΔE = 4.392 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  37. ProMarker

    1. Cobalt Blue
      #87a3d7
      ΔE = 3.729 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Bluebell
      #acafe4
      ΔE = 4.697 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  38. KILZ

    1. Slow Dance / B802
      #9aabd4
      ΔE = 3.730 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Bedtime Story / B751
      #9aa0c7
      ΔE = 4.222 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  39. Valspar Paint

    1. Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 3.811 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Simply Periwinkle
      #94add5
      ΔE = 5.160 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  40. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 3.921 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Gateway To Paradise / 7168
      #a3a6c9
      ΔE = 4.719 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  41. Sikkens

    1. U3.20.64
      #97add9
      ΔE = 3.928 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. U3.19.64
      #99b0de
      ΔE = 4.331 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  42. Berger

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.974 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Lined with lilacs / 7201
      #a5a1c9
      ΔE = 4.951 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  43. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 4.034 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  44. Apple Barrel

    1. Wisteria / 21977E
      #9a9ccd
      ΔE = 4.058 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Petunia Purple / 20226 / 20474
      #9999cc / #99c
      ΔE = 5.008 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  45. Brillux

    1. 51.15.15
      #aba9da
      ΔE = 4.130 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. 51.15.18
      #9c9acb
      ΔE = 4.995 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  46. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R80B
      #85a9ea
      ΔE = 4.233 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  47. Dutch Boy

    1. Lavender Sunset
      #a2a2ca
      ΔE = 4.242 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Purple Crème
      #9ba3c7
      ΔE = 4.426 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  48. CIL

    1. Versailles
      #94aad3
      ΔE = 4.246 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Night Magic
      #ada9d1
      ΔE = 5.243 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  49. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-42 Night Fever
      #a4a2cc
      ΔE = 4.256 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 5.107 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  50. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Autumn Crocus 28-9
      #879fd1
      ΔE = 4.259 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Painted Sunset 29-9
      #9e9ec8
      ΔE = 4.497 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  51. Duron

    1. Lobelia
      #89aadd
      ΔE = 4.264 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  52. General Paint

    1. Tyre / CL 2434M
      #a1a8cc
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. Frivolous / CL 2444M
      #a6a6c8
      ΔE = 5.241 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  53. Krylon

    1. Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 4.376 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  54. Crown Paint

    1. 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 4.428 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  55. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10456
      #9ba1c6
      ΔE = 4.466 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  56. Olympic

    1. Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 4.494 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  57. Auro

    1. Agapanthus
      #99a2c6
      ΔE = 4.568 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  58. ICI Paints

    1. Night Magic 03RB 42/220
      #a5a2cb
      ΔE = 4.570 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Versailles 54BB 41/237
      #8ba6cf
      ΔE = 5.199 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  59. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Indulgent - 6969
      #9fabcf
      ΔE = 4.575 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  60. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu Avril / I34
      #a7acd2
      ΔE = 4.594 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  61. Wattyl

    1. Pennyroyal / D66W
      #a0a6c8
      ΔE = 4.753 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  62. Kansai Paint

    1. Grape Ice
      #a2a1c7
      ΔE = 4.802 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  63. Beckers

    1. Sjöbris 740 / S 2319-R89B
      #a49fca
      ΔE = 4.943 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  64. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 4.978 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #9e9acb
      ΔE = 5.233 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  65. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6028
      #869ad1
      ΔE = 4.984 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 6263
      #a29ccb
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  66. Crayola

    1. Blue Bell
      #9999cc / #99c
      ΔE = 5.008 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  67. Tollens

    1. T2097-2
      #aba8cf
      ΔE = 5.042 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  68. Laura Ashley

    1. 1504 Sapphire 4
      #95aed7
      ΔE = 5.067 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  69. Nerolac

    1. Sweet Lavender - 2340
      #aab1db
      ΔE = 5.130 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Meadow Phlox - 2326
      #aca3d4
      ΔE = 5.204 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  70. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 5.222 / LRV ≈ 33.9%

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10004188
Binary
10011000, 10100110, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#98a6dc
LRV
≈ 39.1%
Closest short hex
#9ad ΔE = 1.662
RGB
rgb(152, 166, 220)
RGBA
rgba(152, 166, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.283, g: 0.309, b: 0.409
RYB
red: 59.608%, yellow: 64.161%, blue: 86.275%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6773028 / 0xff98a6dc
HSL
hsl(228, 49%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 49%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.647), saturation: 31% (0.309), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 227.647, saturation: 30.909%, perceived brightness: 66.321%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.060, S: 58.491, L: 68.834
Cubehelix
H: -134.034, S: 0.476, L: 0.658
TSL
T: -2.430, S: 0.076, L: 0.659
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.309), magenta: 25% (0.245), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 40% (0.404), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 14% (0.137)
XYZ
X: 39.500, Y: 39.114, Z: 73.165
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.258, Y: 39.114
CIELab
L: 68.834, a: 7.464, b: -28.912
CIELuv
L: 68.834, u: -9.856, v: -46.608
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.834, C: 29.860, H: 284.475
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.834, C: 47.638, H: 258.060
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.541, a: 3.290, b: -25.583
CIECAM02
J: 59.506, C: 35.274, h: 265.370, Q: 151.982, M: 30.847, s: 45.051, H: 313.920
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.227, jaune: -5.090, green: 0.367
LMS
L: 33.867, M: 39.050, S: 72.601
YCbCr
Y: 160.288, Cb: 153.778, Cr: 118.020
YCoCg
Y: 176.000, Cg: -10.000, Co: 21.000
YDbDr
Y: 167.970, Db: 78.282, Dr: 30.380
YPbPr
Y: 166.906, Pb: 28.610, Pr: -9.484
xvYCC
Y: 159.343, Cb: 153.132, Cr: 119.669
YIQ
Y: 167.970, I: -25.688, Q: 13.841
YUV
Y: 167.970, U: 25.605, V: -14.011
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 4.435
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.015

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