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RAL 280 70 25 / #9bacd8 Hex Color Code

#9bacd8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9bacd8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #9bacd8 is comprised of 60.78% red, 67.45% green and 84.71% blue. In the HSL color space #9bacd8 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 44% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.95 nm.

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#9bacd8 linear gradient to complementary #ccc6a7

  1. #9bacd8
  2. #a5b0d0
  3. #aeb4c8
  4. #b6b9c0
  5. #bebdb8
  6. #c5c2af
  7. #ccc6a7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7a8bb6
  2. #8596c1
  3. #90a1cc
  4. #9bacd8
  5. #a6b7e4
  6. #b1c2ef
  7. #bdcefb

Tones

  1. #9bacd8
  2. #a1aed3
  3. #a6b1ce
  4. #acb3c9
  5. #b1b5c4
  6. #b5b8bf
  7. #bababa

Tints and Shades

#9bacd8 to white

  1. #9bacd8
  2. #acb9df
  3. #bdc7e5
  4. #cdd5ec
  5. #dee3f2
  6. #eef1f9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#9bacd8 to black

  1. #9bacd8
  2. #7f8db0
  3. #656f8a
  4. #4c5366
  5. #343844
  6. #1d1f24
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Bristol

    1. ★ Eye Shadow / P106-C4
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 0.638 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 4.164 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Eye Shadow / T12 38.E2
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 0.638 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Bridesmaid Dress / T12 37.E3
      #aeb1d8
      ΔE = 4.261 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  3. KILZ

    1. ★ Slow Dance / B802
      #9aabd4
      ΔE = 0.948 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Never Blue / B882
      #8ba7cc
      ΔE = 4.641 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7451 XGC
      #9baed8
      ΔE = 1.001 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. 7681 U
      #9db0d0
      ΔE = 3.727 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  5. ECOS Paints

    1. ★ Blue Skies Today (0604)
      #9aafdc
      ΔE = 1.225 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Lazy Day (0596)
      #9aafd2
      ΔE = 3.063 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  6. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Blue Skies Today / 0604
      #9aafdc
      ΔE = 1.225 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Childish Wonder / 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 3.950 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  7. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0604
      #9aafdc
      ΔE = 1.225 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 0596
      #9aafd2
      ΔE = 3.063 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  8. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 1.478 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. V351
      #92abd4
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Prince Charming / 7248
      #98afdc
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 4.126 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  10. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Prince Charming
      #98afdc
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Washed Indigo
      #98afd3
      ΔE = 3.096 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d1
      #a0acd3
      ΔE = 1.538 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 35-e1
      #9db1d6
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  12. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Rive du Delaware
      #94acd9
      ΔE = 1.558 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Bleu Alice
      #a3a9d1
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  13. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7208 - Petal Soft
      #a1abd6
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 7248 - Prince Charming
      #8fb0d8
      ΔE = 4.152 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purplicious
      #99a8d1
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Cincinnatian Hotel Hunter Blue
      #9baacb
      ΔE = 3.089 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Velvet Morning 247-4
      #99aed6
      ΔE = 1.718 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Easter Egg / PPG1166-4
      #99aac8
      ΔE = 4.109 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  16. Behr

    1. ★ Lavender Sky P540-4
      #9eacdd
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Water Hyacinth P550-4
      #a0a2d4
      ΔE = 4.903 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  17. General Paint

    1. ★ Tyrian / CL 2425M
      #9fa9d0
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. In The Mauve / CL 2384M
      #98a8c9
      ΔE = 3.467 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  18. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.15.15
      #99afd7
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. 51.15.15
      #aba9da
      ΔE = 4.968 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  19. CIL

    1. ★ Versailles
      #94aad3
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Night Magic
      #ada9d1
      ΔE = 5.018 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  20. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. 42/17 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/17
      #94a4c8
      ΔE = 3.802 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  21. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 7523 Indigo
      #9ea8cf
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. 1-38-4 Paradise
      #95a9de
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  22. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ European Charm / 39C-4
      #a0add1
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. First Dance / 40C-5
      #aba9d1
      ΔE = 4.506 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  23. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Indulgent - 6969
      #9fabcf
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 3.585 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  24. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1504 Sapphire 4
      #95aed7
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  25. Plascon

    1. ★ Igloo B6-E2-3
      #a0a8d4
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. White Pickets B4-E2-3
      #94accc
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  26. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. Gateway To Paradise / 7168
      #a3a6c9
      ΔE = 3.959 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  27. Duron

    1. Celestial
      #96afd7
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Notable Hue
      #93afd6
      ΔE = 3.305 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  28. Nippon Paint

    1. Rainmaker / NP PB 1483 T
      #99a5cf
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Purplettes / NP PB 1500 T
      #91a6d3
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  29. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  30. FolkArt

    1. French Blue / 639
      #98aed3
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  31. Dulux

    1. 54BB 41/237
      #92abd3
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. 50BB 39/188
      #93a8c7
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  32. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A50
      #97b1da
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 4.025 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  33. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R70B
      #9bafd2
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2030-R80B
      #91b0d3
      ΔE = 4.838 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  34. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Effect / 9168
      #8faedb
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Purple Shell / 7225
      #a2a6c3
      ΔE = 4.812 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  35. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu Avril / I34
      #a7acd2
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Bleu Nuage / S05
      #97a7c8
      ΔE = 3.666 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  36. Dutch Boy

    1. I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 3.001 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 3.585 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  37. Matthews Paint

    1. Azureno / 3427
      #96a5d8
      ΔE = 3.113 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Quiet Refuge / 12204
      #909fc6
      ΔE = 5.021 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  38. Pascol

    1. Into the Surf PZ4030
      #8da6d4
      ΔE = 3.162 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  39. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Gracie's Room 28-6
      #a4b1d3
      ΔE = 3.221 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. Blue Chalk 27-25
      #93adcc
      ΔE = 4.978 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  40. Devoe Paint

    1. Versailles / 54BB 41/237
      #97aacc
      ΔE = 3.224 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Ashley's Heather
      #a5a7c6
      ΔE = 4.591 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  41. Nerolac

    1. Burple - 2347
      #a8b3de
      ΔE = 3.250 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Blue Rhythm - 4237
      #95abce
      ΔE = 3.296 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  42. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sapphire Fog / 821
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 3.383 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Bachelor Blue / 719
      #8faaca
      ΔE = 5.142 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  43. California Paints

    1. DE 5899 - Sapphire Fog
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 3.383 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. DE 5892 - Blue Cue
      #84a5dc
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  44. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6070
      #94a5ca
      ΔE = 3.407 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. 6064
      #9fb4d3
      ΔE = 4.747 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  45. Limestrong

    1. Marine Shade E
      #90b2e2
      ΔE = 3.663 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  46. Wattyl

    1. Pennyroyal / D66W
      #a0a6c8
      ΔE = 3.697 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Bella Blue / D78W
      #8fabcf
      ΔE = 4.189 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  47. Porter Paints

    1. Easter Egg / 347-4
      #9aa9c8
      ΔE = 3.759 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 4.682 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  48. RAL

    1. RAL 270 70 20
      #96aed0
      ΔE = 3.765 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. RAL 270 70 15
      #9cadc7
      ΔE = 5.116 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  49. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7204T Spring Crocus
      #8aa6d2
      ΔE = 3.806 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 4.034 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  50. Resene

    1. Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 3.872 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 4.400 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  51. Sikkens

    1. U0.15.65
      #9aafcf
      ΔE = 3.884 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. T9.17.61
      #92a9c8
      ΔE = 4.817 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  52. Benjamin Moore

    1. Summer Blue / 2067-50
      #93b4e1
      ΔE = 3.951 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. Freesia / 1432
      #a8b2cd
      ΔE = 5.014 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  53. ICI Paints

    1. Versailles 54BB 41/237
      #8ba6cf
      ΔE = 3.977 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. 4228 Fairy Dust 70BB 44/144
      #9fa8c2
      ΔE = 4.981 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  54. Tollens

    1. T2010-2
      #91add1
      ΔE = 4.024 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. T2010-1
      #8fb0d7
      ΔE = 4.344 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  55. Glidden

    1. Easter Egg / PPG1166-4
      #99aac8
      ΔE = 4.109 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 4.496 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  56. Berger

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 4.126 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 4.520 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  57. Auro

    1. Agapanthus
      #99a2c6
      ΔE = 4.193 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  58. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10438
      #94afd1
      ΔE = 4.311 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 4.916 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  59. Waverly

    1. Lavender / 60892E
      #a3a9c6
      ΔE = 4.316 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  60. Little Greene

    1. Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 4.352 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  61. Kelly-Moore

    1. South Port / KM3110-2
      #8ca5cb
      ΔE = 4.384 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  62. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-3 Panache
      #a4b6d8
      ΔE = 4.429 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 2-39-3 Light Grape
      #abb3d0
      ΔE = 4.942 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  63. Disney

    1. 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 4.448 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 4.690 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  64. Olympic

    1. Velvet Morning B48-3
      #95b1d3
      ΔE = 4.578 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  65. Apple Barrel

    1. Blue Bonnet / 21485
      #8aa9cf
      ΔE = 4.650 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  66. ProMarker

    1. Cobalt Blue
      #87a3d7
      ΔE = 4.656 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Bluebell
      #acafe4
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  67. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R80B
      #97a5c3
      ΔE = 4.667 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 4.772 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  68. Crown Paint

    1. Lupin
      #a0b8de
      ΔE = 4.678 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  69. Chrysler

    1. Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 4.955 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Blue
      #8dafd3
      ΔE = 5.189 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  70. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 5.096 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  71. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-42 Night Fever
      #a4a2cc
      ΔE = 5.117 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  72. Ford

    1. Blue
      #8dafd3
      ΔE = 5.189 / LRV ≈ 41.0%

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#9bacd8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9bacd8 foreground

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Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #9bacd8">…</p>

#9bacd8 background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #9bacd8">…</p>

#9bacd8 shadow

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

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<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9bacd8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10202328
Binary
10011011, 10101100, 11011000
Hexadecimal
#9bacd8
LRV
≈ 41.4%
Closest short hex
#9ad ΔE = 1.885
RGB
rgb(155, 172, 216)
RGBA
rgba(155, 172, 216, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.285, g: 0.317, b: 0.398
RYB
red: 60.784%, yellow: 65.998%, blue: 84.706%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6574888 / 0xff9bacd8
HSL
hsl(223, 44%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 44%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (223.279), saturation: 28% (0.282), value: 85% (0.847)
HSP
hue: 223.279, saturation: 28.241%, perceived brightness: 67.774%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.220, S: 51.293, L: 70.476
Cubehelix
H: -138.531, S: 0.422, L: 0.673
TSL
T: -2.241, S: 0.068, L: 0.674
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.282), magenta: 20% (0.204), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.153)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.392), magenta: 33% (0.325), yellow: 15% (0.153)
XYZ
X: 40.661, Y: 41.430, Z: 70.807
xyY
x: 0.266, y: 0.271, Y: 41.430
CIELab
L: 70.476, a: 4.006, b: -24.178
CIELuv
L: 70.476, u: -10.867, v: -38.453
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.476, C: 24.507, H: 279.407
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.476, C: 39.959, H: 254.220
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.366, a: 0.121, b: -20.166
CIECAM02
J: 61.396, C: 30.872, h: 260.671, Q: 154.376, M: 26.997, s: 41.819, H: 311.437
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.197, jaune: -4.242, green: 0.650
LMS
L: 36.096, M: 42.150, S: 70.317
YCbCr
Y: 163.691, Cb: 149.832, Cr: 117.413
YCoCg
Y: 178.750, Cg: -6.750, Co: 23.500
YDbDr
Y: 171.933, Db: 66.302, Dr: 32.209
YPbPr
Y: 171.547, Pb: 23.955, Pr: -10.524
xvYCC
Y: 163.329, Cb: 149.043, Cr: 118.755
YIQ
Y: 171.933, I: -24.263, Q: 10.095
YUV
Y: 171.933, U: 21.687, V: -14.855
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 3.321
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 9.388

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