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#999bdd Hex Color Code

#999bdd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #999bdd is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #999bdd is comprised of 60% red, 60.78% green and 86.67% blue. In the HSL color space #999bdd has a hue of 238° (degrees), 50% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.46 nm.

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#999bdd linear gradient to complementary #c9cea8

  1. #999bdd
  2. #a3a3d5
  3. #acaccc
  4. #b4b4c3
  5. #bcbdba
  6. #c3c5b1
  7. #c9cea8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7a7dbd
  2. #8487c7
  3. #8f91d2
  4. #999bdd
  5. #a4a5e8
  6. #aeb0f3
  7. #b9bafe

Tones

  1. #999bdd
  2. #a0a0d7
  3. #a6a6d2
  4. #acabcc
  5. #b1b0c7
  6. #b6b6c1
  7. #bbbbbb

Tints and Shades

#999bdd to white

  1. #999bdd
  2. #ababe3
  3. #bcbbe9
  4. #cdccee
  5. #deddf4
  6. #eeeefa
  7. #ffffff

#999bdd to black

  1. #999bdd
  2. #7e7fb4
  3. #64658d
  4. #4b4b68
  5. #333345
  6. #1d1d25
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 1.455 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Jobs Tears B7-D2-2
      #9898d0
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  3. Clark+Kensington

    1. Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. 271 C
      #9595d2
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  5. Caparol

    1. 80 13 264 / Saphir 115
      #909ce8
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. 77 10 264 / Saphir 85
      #909cd8
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 37.3%

#999bdd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#999bdd foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #999bdd">…</p>

#999bdd background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #999bdd">…</p>

#999bdd shadow

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #999bdd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10066909
Binary
10011001, 10011011, 11011101
Hexadecimal
#999bdd
LRV
≈ 35.4%
Closest short hex
#99d ΔE = 0.820
RGB
rgb(153, 155, 221)
RGBA
rgba(153, 155, 221, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.289, g: 0.293, b: 0.418
RYB
red: 0.600%, yellow: 0.608%, blue: 0.867%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6710307 / 0xff999bdd
HSL
hsl(238, 50%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 50%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (238.235), saturation: 31% (0.308), value: 87% (0.867)
HSP
hue: 238.235, saturation: 30.769%, perceived brightness: 64.043%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.928, S: 62.979, L: 66.085
Cubehelix
H: -124.468, S: 0.510, L: 0.634
TSL
T: -2.881, S: 0.080, L: 0.635
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.308), magenta: 30% (0.299), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.133)
CMY
cyan: 40% (0.400), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 13% (0.133)
XYZ
X: 37.906, Y: 35.434, Z: 73.235
xyY
x: 0.259, y: 0.242, Y: 35.434
CIELab
L: 66.085, a: 14.221, b: -33.706
CIELuv
L: 66.085, u: -4.896, v: -55.161
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.085, C: 36.584, H: 292.876
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.085, C: 55.377, H: 264.928
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.527, a: 9.494, b: -31.275
CIECAM02
J: 56.553, C: 39.377, h: 274.684, Q: 148.163, M: 34.435, s: 48.209, H: 319.021
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.264, jaune: -5.997, green: -0.461
LMS
L: 31.107, M: 33.926, S: 72.615
YCbCr
Y: 155.099, Cb: 157.270, Cr: 122.436
YCgCo
Y: 171.000, Cg: -16.000, Co: 21.250
YDbDr
Y: 161.926, Db: 88.878, Dr: 16.988
YPbPr
Y: 159.326, Pb: 33.230, Pr: -4.036
xvYCC
Y: 152.833, Cb: 157.190, Cr: 124.455
YIQ
Y: 161.926, I: -22.395, Q: 20.112
YUV
Y: 161.926, U: 29.072, V: -7.831
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 2.580
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 7.841

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