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Glidden Contemplative Blue / 30BB 39/122 / #9ba6bd Hex Color Code

#9ba6bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9ba6bd is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #9ba6bd is comprised of 60.78% red, 65.1% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #9ba6bd has a hue of 221° (degrees), 20% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.81 nm.

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#9ba6bd linear gradient to complementary #b9b29f

  1. #9ba6bd
  2. #a1a8b8
  3. #a6aab3
  4. #abacae
  5. #b0aea9
  6. #b5b0a4
  7. #b9b29f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7c879d
  2. #8691a7
  3. #919bb2
  4. #9ba6bd
  5. #a6b1c8
  6. #b0bbd3
  7. #bbc6de

Tints and Shades

#9ba6bd to white

  1. #9ba6bd
  2. #abb4c8
  3. #bcc3d3
  4. #ccd2de
  5. #dde1e9
  6. #eef0f4
  7. #ffffff

#9ba6bd to black

  1. #9ba6bd
  2. #7f889b
  3. #656b7a
  4. #4b505a
  5. #33363d
  6. #1d1e21
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 108-10 C
      #99a4bc
      ΔE = 0.811 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. P 111-10 U
      #94a6ba
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ New Age Blue 70BB 43/127
      #a0a8bf
      ΔE = 1.291 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. 4203 Peace 50BB 46/129
      #a0aec3
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Norfolk Gray
      #9ba9bf
      ΔE = 1.334 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Blue
      #91a5bd
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 4442
      #9ca4b8
      ΔE = 1.364 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. ★ 75 3 240 / Pacific 20
      #98a8bc
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  5. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Wisteria Blossom
      #96a4be
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. ★ Coldwater
      #97a6ba
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e4
      #9fa6bf
      ΔE = 1.508 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  7. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purpley Puff / 7232
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 1.513 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  8. Berger

    1. ★ Purpley Puff / 7232
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 1.513 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  9. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purpley Puff
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 1.513 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  10. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Ceremonial Blue / 50BB 39/188
      #97a7c1
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  11. Duron

    1. ★ Solitude
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  12. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7225 - Purple Paradise
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. 7232 - Purpley Puff
      #98a4b4
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  13. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Aviation / KM955-M
      #9aa2b7
      ΔE = 1.657 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Palace Walls R183D
      #9da4b7
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Dreamy / 1425
      #9ba2ba
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. Yukon Sky / 1439
      #a1a7b7
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Herron / T65-5
      #97a7bc
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Easter Egg / T10 39E-1
      #97abc2
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  17. CIL

    1. ★ Pier Pointe
      #9da6b8
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  18. Sto

    1. ★ 34421
      #98a2b6
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. 34321
      #989fb2
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  19. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10454
      #9ca7c3
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  20. Glidden

    1. ★ Frosted Blueberry / 50BB 39/146
      #9ca6c2
      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Easter Egg / PPG1166-4
      #99aac8
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  21. Dulux

    1. ★ Moon Waves 3
      #9aa5b7
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Imperial Mauve 2
      #979fb2
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  22. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3020-R60B
      #9ca2ba
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R70B
      #93a1b7
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  23. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6112
      #97a9c2
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. 6111
      #a0adc5
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  24. Resene

    1. ★ Rock Blue B72-025-255
      #93a2ba
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. Smokescreen B72-025-256
      #93a2b7
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  25. Behr

    1. ★ 610D-4 Bellflower
      #9ba9c5
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Sweet William FF60-1
      #9fadc6
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  26. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-38-3 Pluto
      #9ca6b7
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  27. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Purple A30
      #9ca5b6
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  28. General Paint

    1. ★ Dusk / CL 2363M
      #93a6bd
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. Bluebell / CL 2373M
      #95a8c6
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  29. Tollens

    1. ★ T2008-2
      #96a6c3
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. T2008-3
      #92a1bd
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  30. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.10.60
      #9aa4b5
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  31. Clark+Kensington

    1. Gray Wolf / 39A-3
      #9aa6b7
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Grounded / 40B-4
      #a0a5c0
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  32. Peintures MF

    1. Vol de nuit
      #98a1b4
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Sommet de montagne
      #91a2bf
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  33. Porter Paints

    1. Lilac Time / 446-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  34. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Lilac Time / PPG1168-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Easter Egg / PPG1166-4
      #99aac8
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  35. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R80B
      #97a5c3
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  36. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Solitude - 6535
      #99a7b8
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Vesper Violet - 6542
      #99a0b2
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  37. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5194T Purple Haze
      #92a0ba
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  38. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #999fb5
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  39. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-40-4 Far Away
      #959eb5
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  40. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blue Star 28-7
      #a2aec5
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 42.0%

#9ba6bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9ba6bd foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="color: #9ba6bd">…</p>

#9ba6bd background

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #9ba6bd">…</p>

#9ba6bd shadow

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9ba6bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10200765
Binary
10011011, 10100110, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#9ba6bd
LRV
≈ 37.9%
Closest short hex
#9ab ΔE = 3.406
RGB
rgb(155, 166, 189)
RGBA
rgba(155, 166, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.304, g: 0.325, b: 0.371
RYB
red: 0.608%, yellow: 0.640%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6576451 / 0xff9ba6bd
HSL
hsl(221, 20%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 20%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.588), saturation: 18% (0.180), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 220.588, saturation: 17.989%, perceived brightness: 64.950%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 250.545, S: 24.723, L: 67.957
Cubehelix
H: -141.451, S: 0.223, L: 0.648
TSL
T: -2.127, S: 0.041, L: 0.648
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.180), magenta: 12% (0.122), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.392), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 36.337, Y: 37.914, Z: 53.538
xyY
x: 0.284, y: 0.297, Y: 37.914
CIELab
L: 67.957, a: 1.003, b: -13.103
CIELuv
L: 67.957, u: -7.075, v: -20.030
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.957, C: 13.141, H: 274.375
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.957, C: 21.243, H: 250.545
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.575, a: -2.418, b: -8.449
CIECAM02
J: 58.652, C: 18.799, h: 256.609, Q: 150.887, M: 16.440, s: 33.008, H: 309.335
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.144, jaune: -2.331, green: 0.568
LMS
L: 34.221, M: 39.120, S: 53.274
YCbCr
Y: 158.021, Cb: 139.725, Cr: 121.538
YCgCo
Y: 169.000, Cg: -3.000, Co: 30.250
YDbDr
Y: 165.333, Db: 35.609, Dr: 19.654
YPbPr
Y: 165.313, Pb: 12.765, Pr: -6.558
xvYCC
Y: 157.975, Cb: 139.213, Cr: 122.239
YIQ
Y: 165.333, I: -13.942, Q: 4.830
YUV
Y: 165.333, U: 11.648, V: -9.065
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/4 ΔE = 4.029
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 11.689

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