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#997ec9 Hex Color Code

#997ec9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #997ec9 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #997ec9 is comprised of 60% red, 49.41% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #997ec9 has a hue of 262° (degrees), 41% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 566.2 nm.

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

#997ec9 linear gradient to complementary #a5c285

  1. #997ec9
  2. #9e8abe
  3. #a195b4
  4. #a3a0a8
  5. #a5ac9d
  6. #a5b791
  7. #a5c285

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7e64ad
  2. #876db6
  3. #9075c0
  4. #997ec9
  5. #a287d2
  6. #ab90dc
  7. #b598e6

Tones

  1. #997ec9
  2. #9c84c3
  3. #9e8bbd
  4. #9f91b6
  5. #a197b0
  6. #a29daa
  7. #a3a3a3

Tints and Shades

#997ec9 to white

  1. #997ec9
  2. #aa93d2
  3. #bca8db
  4. #cdbde4
  5. #ddd3ed
  6. #eee9f6
  7. #ffffff

#997ec9 to black

  1. #997ec9
  2. #7e68a4
  3. #645381
  4. #4b3f60
  5. #332b40
  6. #1d1923
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R60B
      #9679bc
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 23.8%

#997ec9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#997ec9 foreground

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="color: #997ec9">…</p>

#997ec9 background

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #997ec9">…</p>

#997ec9 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #997ec9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10059465
Binary
10011001, 01111110, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#997ec9
LRV
≈ 25.9%
Closest short hex
#97c ΔE = 2.554
RGB
rgb(153, 126, 201)
RGBA
rgba(153, 126, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.319, g: 0.263, b: 0.419
RYB
red: 0.600%, yellow: 0.494%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6717751 / 0xff997ec9
HSL
hsl(262, 41%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(262, 41%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 262° (261.600), saturation: 37% (0.373), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 261.600, saturation: 37.313%, perceived brightness: 56.726%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 278.347, S: 53.064, L: 57.952
Cubehelix
H: -104.129, S: 0.491, L: 0.558
TSL
T: -3.866, S: 0.097, L: 0.559
CMYK
cyan: 24% (0.239), magenta: 37% (0.373), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 40% (0.400), magenta: 51% (0.506), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 31.138, Y: 25.911, Z: 58.608
xyY
x: 0.269, y: 0.224, Y: 25.911
CIELab
L: 57.952, a: 25.923, b: -35.186
CIELuv
L: 57.952, u: 8.492, v: -57.873
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.952, C: 43.705, H: 306.381
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.952, C: 58.493, H: 278.347
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.903, a: 20.111, b: -32.633
CIECAM02
J: 48.178, C: 41.952, h: 293.834, Q: 136.753, M: 36.686, s: 51.794, H: 330.310
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.309, jaune: -6.420, green: -2.455
LMS
L: 24.431, M: 22.433, S: 58.081
YCbCr
Y: 138.523, Cb: 156.929, Cr: 134.528
YCgCo
Y: 151.500, Cg: -25.500, Co: 26.250
YDbDr
Y: 142.623, Db: 87.825, Dr: -19.716
YPbPr
Y: 137.151, Pb: 34.395, Pr: 10.050
xvYCC
Y: 133.789, Cb: 158.214, Cr: 136.828
YIQ
Y: 142.623, I: -8.010, Q: 29.044
YUV
Y: 142.623, U: 28.729, V: 9.104
Munsell Color System
5P 5/10 ΔE = 5.679
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 3.057

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