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#9bb9cc Hex Color Code

#9bb9cc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9bb9cc is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #9bb9cc is comprised of 60.78% red, 72.55% green and 80% blue. In the HSL color space #9bb9cc has a hue of 203° (degrees), 32% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.71 nm.

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#9bb9cc linear gradient to complementary #c9b19e

  1. #9bb9cc
  2. #a4b8c4
  3. #adb6bd
  4. #b5b5b5
  5. #bcb4ad
  6. #c3b2a6
  7. #c9b19e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7997a9
  2. #84a2b4
  3. #90adc0
  4. #9bb9cc
  5. #a7c5d8
  6. #b2d1e4
  7. #beddf0

Tints and Shades

#9bb9cc to white

  1. #9bb9cc
  2. #acc4d4
  3. #bcd0dd
  4. #cddbe5
  5. #dee7ee
  6. #eef3f6
  7. #ffffff

#9bb9cc to black

  1. #9bb9cc
  2. #7f97a7
  3. #657783
  4. #4c5861
  5. #333b41
  6. #1d2123
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Alcro

    1. ★ Storsjo
      #9cb8ca
      ΔE = 0.555 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  2. Sto

    1. ★ 35222
      #9ebacc
      ΔE = 0.681 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1038
      #99bacd
      ΔE = 0.720 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 4060
      #a3bfce
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  4. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Dresden Blue 90BG 49/137
      #9bb9ca
      ΔE = 0.822 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. ★ 4136 Nikko 10BB 48/117
      #a0b5c6
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  5. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Anchors Away / 887
      #9ebbcd
      ΔE = 0.863 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. ★ Northern Pond / 946
      #a3b9cd
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  6. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5814 - Anchors Away
      #9ebbcd
      ΔE = 0.863 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. ★ DE 5870 - Northern Pond
      #a3b9cd
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Vault
      #96b9cd
      ΔE = 1.104 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. ★ Bright Lights R174D
      #93b7cf
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  8. Duron

    1. ★ Powder Blue
      #9bb6c9
      ΔE = 1.156 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Meditative
      #9eb4c2
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  9. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7297 - Blissful Blue
      #9cbcd1
      ΔE = 1.271 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Soft Rococo Blue / 70BG 44/129
      #99b6c7
      ΔE = 1.325 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. ★ Heavenly Blue / PPG1159-3
      #a3bbcd
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  11. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Blue C40
      #98b6cb
      ΔE = 1.329 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. ★ Subtle Indigo
      #97b4c5
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  12. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7322-31 Lucky Star
      #97bacc
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. ★ 7330-31 Crescent Moon
      #a2bed3
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Always Blue / 451-3
      #a1b9cb
      ΔE = 1.396 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. ★ Heavenly Blue / 450-3
      #a3bbce
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  14. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Dresden Falls / KM3156-1
      #9fbdcf
      ΔE = 1.497 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. ★ Beecher Falls / KM3124-2
      #9cb5cb
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Always Blue / PPG1156-3
      #a2bacb
      ΔE = 1.533 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. ★ Heavenly Blue / PPG1159-3
      #a3bbcd
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  16. Sikkens

    1. ★ S6.15.65
      #97b5ca
      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. S0.15.65
      #93b5c5
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  17. Berger

    1. ★ Dresden Falls / 7369
      #95bbcf
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Grand Bay / 8273
      #9fb4c1
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  18. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Dresden Falls / 7369
      #95bbcf
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Grand Bay / 8273
      #9fb4c1
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Dresden Falls
      #95bbcf
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Grand Bay
      #9fb4c1
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  20. Dulux

    1. ★ Luna Landscape 4
      #99bdd0
      ΔE = 1.754 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. 70BG 44/129
      #97b6c3
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  21. CIL

    1. ★ Jordan
      #9dbed2
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ Teton Sky
      #a3bbcf
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  22. Taubmans

    1. ★ Valour / T10 43B-1
      #9ebdd3
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Blue Echelon / T67-4
      #8fb4cc
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  23. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.09.15
      #9eb6c5
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. ★ 63.12.12
      #92b8d0
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  24. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0652
      #95bbd2
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  25. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Mountain Main / 0652
      #95bbd2
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  26. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35488
      #a1bbd1
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Federal Standard 15450
      #97bcd5
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  27. Caparol

    1. ★ 2422
      #98b4c4
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. ★ 2404
      #94bcd0
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  28. Peintures MF

    1. ★ DD405-2
      #95b4c5
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. ★ CD360-2
      #9fb6c4
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  29. Ford

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #9ab9c7
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Alaska Blue
      #96b1c6
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  30. Tikkurila

    1. ★ H431
      #97b9d2
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. V355
      #97b8d2
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  31. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Nassau Blue
      #94bbcd
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. ★ Light Blue
      #93b6ce
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  32. Laura Ashley

    1. 1403 Chambray 3
      #99bbd4
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. 45-3 Porcelain Teapot
      #98b5c3
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  33. Benjamin Moore

    1. Porcelain Glaze / CSP-550
      #9bb3c6
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Blue Bayou / 801
      #93bbd5
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  34. Earthpaint

    1. 4-35-3 Windswept
      #9db5c3
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. 2-36-3 Sailing
      #9ab6cf
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  35. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 117-3 U
      #90b5c9
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. P 117-3 C
      #8fb8ce
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  36. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Respite - 6514
      #97b4c3
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  37. Dutch Boy

    1. Goodwill To Men
      #94b3c9
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. Waterproof
      #9bb6c3
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  38. Humbrol

    1. 127 Us Ghost Grey
      #9cb6c3
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  39. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blueberry Slush 27-28
      #a3b9c6
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. Cool Whisper 27-27
      #a2b9d0
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  40. Nippon Paint

    1. Ryder Blue / NP PB 1542 P
      #9cbcd5
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  41. Chrysler

    1. Hawaiian Blue
      #a3bdd3
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Day Star Blue
      #9ab4c2
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  42. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Beecher Falls / 7305
      #94b2c6
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  43. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5231P Vineyard Shadow
      #a3b6c5
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. 441
      #99b3c1
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  44. TRUMATCH

    1. 31-e3
      #96bad4
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 32-e3
      #96b8d2
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  45. Devoe Paint

    1. Virtuoso / 30BB 47/179
      #a2b7cc
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Horizon Blue / 10BB 43/206
      #91b3ca
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  46. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2020-R90B
      #a3c0d2
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. Cool Blue / FS085
      #a0c0d6
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  47. Olympic

    1. Pounding Surf D53-3
      #a5bdcb
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  48. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-37-3 Soft Ballad
      #a7bdcd
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  49. Behr

    1. 550E-3 Viking
      #a0becc
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  50. Flügger

    1. Noble Blue (IN-767)
      #a4b7ca
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  51. Albany Paint

    1. Daydream
      #a0b5c2
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  52. Asian Paints

    1. Grand Bay / 8273
      #9fb4c1
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  53. Mylands of London

    1. Vista Blue
      #9db5c1
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  54. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5298
      #93b9c8
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  55. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Etherium Blue / Blue Horror
      #a2bad2
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 47.5%

#9bb9cc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9bb9cc foreground

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="color: #9bb9cc">…</p>

#9bb9cc background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #9bb9cc">…</p>

#9bb9cc shadow

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9bb9cc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10205644
Binary
10011011, 10111001, 11001100
Hexadecimal
#9bb9cc
LRV
≈ 46.0%
Closest short hex
#9bc ΔE = 1.518
RGB
rgb(155, 185, 204)
RGBA
rgba(155, 185, 204, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.285, g: 0.340, b: 0.375
RYB
red: 0.608%, yellow: 0.681%, blue: 0.800%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6571572 / 0xff9bb9cc
HSL
hsl(203, 32%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 32%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (203.265), saturation: 24% (0.240), value: 80% (0.800)
HSP
hue: 203.265, saturation: 24.020%, perceived brightness: 70.171%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 229.443, S: 31.801, L: 73.562
Cubehelix
H: -162.078, S: 0.329, L: 0.698
TSL
T: -2.000, S: 0.066, L: 0.699
CMYK
cyan: 24% (0.240), magenta: 9% (0.093), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.200)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.392), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 20% (0.200)
XYZ
X: 41.763, Y: 46.025, Z: 63.798
xyY
x: 0.276, y: 0.304, Y: 46.025
CIELab
L: 73.562, a: -5.922, b: -12.941
CIELuv
L: 73.562, u: -16.216, v: -18.949
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.562, C: 14.232, H: 245.410
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.562, C: 24.940, H: 229.443
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.841, a: -8.840, b: -8.267
CIECAM02
J: 64.856, C: 22.649, h: 232.547, Q: 158.667, M: 19.806, s: 35.331, H: 294.268
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.128, jaune: -2.243, green: 1.697
LMS
L: 40.015, M: 49.132, S: 63.490
YCbCr
Y: 169.067, Cb: 140.781, Cr: 113.481
YCgCo
Y: 182.250, Cg: 2.750, Co: 26.500
YDbDr
Y: 178.196, Db: 38.827, Dr: 44.113
YPbPr
Y: 179.978, Pb: 12.950, Pr: -15.874
xvYCC
Y: 170.569, Cb: 139.376, Cr: 114.056
YIQ
Y: 178.196, I: -23.975, Q: -0.432
YUV
Y: 178.196, U: 12.700, V: -20.350
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/4 ΔE = 0.716
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 7.447

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