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#99a6e5 Hex Color Code

#99a6e5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #99a6e5 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #99a6e5 is comprised of 60% red, 65.1% green and 89.8% blue. In the HSL color space #99a6e5 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 59% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.43 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#99a6e5 linear gradient to complementary #d1d1ad

  1. #99a6e5
  2. #a5addc
  3. #afb4d3
  4. #b9bbca
  5. #c1c2c0
  6. #cacab7
  7. #d1d1ad

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7886c3
  2. #8391ce
  3. #8e9bda
  4. #99a6e5
  5. #a4b1f1
  6. #afbcfc
  7. #bbc7ff

Tones

  1. #99a6e5
  2. #a1aadf
  3. #a7aed8
  4. #aeb2d2
  5. #b4b7cc
  6. #babbc5
  7. #bfbfbf

Tints and Shades

#99a6e5 to white

  1. #99a6e5
  2. #abb4ea
  3. #bcc3ee
  4. #cdd2f2
  5. #dee0f7
  6. #eff0fb
  7. #ffffff

#99a6e5 to black

  1. #99a6e5
  2. #7e88bb
  3. #646b92
  4. #4b506c
  5. #333647
  6. #1d1e26
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 265 / Astra 80
      #94a4e8
      ΔE = 1.355 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 80 12 260 / Lazur 120
      #8ca4e4
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  3. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 2716
      #9ea1db
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  6. Clark+Kensington

    1. Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 37.3%

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#99a6e5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#99a6e5 foreground

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="color: #99a6e5">…</p>

#99a6e5 background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #99a6e5">…</p>

#99a6e5 shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #99a6e5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10069733
Binary
10011001, 10100110, 11100101
Hexadecimal
#99a6e5
LRV
≈ 39.7%
Closest short hex
#9ae ΔE = 1.772
RGB
rgb(153, 166, 229)
RGBA
rgba(153, 166, 229, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.279, g: 0.303, b: 0.418
RYB
red: 0.600%, yellow: 0.644%, blue: 0.898%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6707483 / 0xff99a6e5
HSL
hsl(230, 59%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 59%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (229.737), saturation: 33% (0.332), value: 90% (0.898)
HSP
hue: 229.737, saturation: 33.188%, perceived brightness: 66.958%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.748, S: 68.701, L: 69.256
Cubehelix
H: -131.994, S: 0.545, L: 0.663
TSL
T: -2.521, S: 0.083, L: 0.664
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.332), magenta: 28% (0.275), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.102)
CMY
cyan: 40% (0.400), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 10% (0.102)
XYZ
X: 40.912, Y: 39.700, Z: 79.621
xyY
x: 0.255, y: 0.248, Y: 39.700
CIELab
L: 69.256, a: 10.039, b: -33.193
CIELuv
L: 69.256, u: -9.790, v: -54.128
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.256, C: 34.678, H: 286.828
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.256, C: 55.006, H: 259.748
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.008, a: 5.637, b: -30.816
CIECAM02
J: 59.981, C: 39.328, h: 267.339, Q: 152.586, M: 34.392, s: 47.476, H: 314.979
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.250, jaune: -5.857, green: 0.223
LMS
L: 34.105, M: 39.092, S: 78.962
YCbCr
Y: 161.427, Cb: 157.581, Cr: 117.820
YCgCo
Y: 178.500, Cg: -12.500, Co: 19.250
YDbDr
Y: 169.295, Db: 89.829, Dr: 31.000
YPbPr
Y: 167.767, Pb: 32.995, Pr: -9.398
xvYCC
Y: 160.082, Cb: 156.984, Cr: 119.745
YIQ
Y: 169.295, I: -27.984, Q: 16.853
YUV
Y: 169.295, U: 29.382, V: -14.296
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.736
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 7.832

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