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#9c97af Hex Color Code

#9c97af Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9c97af is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #9c97af is comprised of 61.18% red, 59.22% green and 68.63% blue. In the HSL color space #9c97af has a hue of 253° (degrees), 13% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 444.48 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#9c97af linear gradient to complementary #a8ad99

  1. #9c97af
  2. #9e9bab
  3. #a09ea8
  4. #a3a2a4
  5. #a4a6a0
  6. #a6a99d
  7. #a8ad99

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7f7a91
  2. #89849b
  3. #928da5
  4. #9c97af
  5. #a6a1b9
  6. #b0abc3
  7. #bab5ce

Tints and Shades

#9c97af to white

  1. #9c97af
  2. #aca8bc
  3. #bcb9c9
  4. #cdcad6
  5. #dddbe4
  6. #eeedf1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#9c97af to black

  1. #9c97af
  2. #807c8f
  3. #656271
  4. #4c4954
  5. #343239
  6. #1d1c1f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Lavender Spectacle / 1283
      #9a97b0
      ΔE = 0.716 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. ★ Lilac Blossom / 1289
      #9f97ac
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  2. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1283
      #9a97b0
      ΔE = 0.716 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. ★ 1289
      #9f97ac
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ barry more / 7192
      #9a96b0
      ΔE = 0.871 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Barrymore
      #9a96b0
      ΔE = 0.871 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  5. Scib Paints

    1. ★ barry more / 7192
      #9a96b0
      ΔE = 0.871 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  6. Olympic

    1. ★ Mystic Purple B43-4
      #9f97b1
      ΔE = 1.145 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Smoky Grape C43-4
      #9791a4
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  7. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Elevator / 10RB 35/167
      #a199b1
      ΔE = 1.349 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. ★ Princely Purple / 90BB 34/167
      #9d9bb3
      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Vision V72-022-292
      #a09bb2
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. ★ Logan B72-022-284
      #9d9cb4
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  9. Brillux

    1. ★ 48.09.18
      #9994a9
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. ★ 45.12.18
      #9d93a9
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Purple Surf / PPG1173-5
      #9b95a9
      ΔE = 1.644 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. Violet Petals
      #9f9cb9
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Purple Surf / PPG1173-5
      #9b95a9
      ΔE = 1.644 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Purple Surf / 444-5
      #9c95a9
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 71 2 333 / Purpurit 40
      #a098b4
      ΔE = 1.766 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 2123
      #a498b0
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Pretty as a Picture X13R25D
      #9c93aa
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Kindness X85R181C
      #9595a8
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  15. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Springstep / NP N 1955 T
      #9794a9
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. ★ Sequined Scarf / NP PB 1469 T
      #9593ab
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  16. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-43-4 Evening Sky
      #9f9cb3
      ΔE = 1.840 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  17. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bay Fog / 809
      #9899b0
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. Charcoal Dust / 768
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  18. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5934 - Bay Fog
      #9899b0
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. DE 5927 - Charcoal Dust
      #9497b3
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  19. Tollens

    1. ★ T2094-2
      #a29aaf
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  20. Behr

    1. ★ 630F-4 Wild Thistle
      #999ab3
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  21. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Monaco
      #a19baf
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. ★ Modeste
      #9e9cb0
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  22. Dulux

    1. ★ 10RB 35/167
      #9e9ab7
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. 30RB 35/166
      #a59ab5
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  23. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Speed Dial / 41B-4
      #9791a8
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Date Night / 42B-5
      #a69db3
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  24. ICI Paints

    1. ★ February Amethyst 30RB 34/145
      #9d92ab
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. 4273 Elevator 10RB 35/167
      #9692b0
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  25. CIL

    1. Joann's Jewel
      #9495ab
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. Magical Twilight
      #9e96a8
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  26. Sikkens

    1. V7.12.57
      #9e9bb8
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. V2.10.55
      #9497ad
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  27. Focoltone

    1. 4054
      #a39cb7
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  28. Crown Diamond

    1. 7358-42 Intermezzo
      #9d9ab8
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  29. Bristol

    1. Violet Veil / P104-C5
      #9597ab
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  30. Taubmans

    1. Violet Veil / T12 38.E10
      #9597ab
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  31. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Alpine Violet 31-26
      #a497b2
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  32. Sto

    1. 34203
      #a39eb7
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  33. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5192T Faded Lilac
      #979aaf
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 5182T Crushed Heather
      #9d9eb7
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  34. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Amethyst
      #9498b1
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  35. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7660 U
      #9c97a7
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. 7660 C
      #9991a4
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  36. Coronado Paint

    1. 7192 - Barrymore
      #9294aa
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 30.2%

#9c97af HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9c97af foreground

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="color: #9c97af">…</p>

#9c97af background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #9c97af">…</p>

#9c97af shadow

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9c97af">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10262447
Binary
10011100, 10010111, 10101111
Hexadecimal
#9c97af
LRV
≈ 32.3%
Closest short hex
#99a ΔE = 3.187
RGB
rgb(156, 151, 175)
RGBA
rgba(156, 151, 175, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.324, g: 0.313, b: 0.363
RYB
red: 61.176%, yellow: 59.216%, blue: 68.627%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6514769 / 0xff9c97af
HSL
hsl(253, 13%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(253, 13%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 252° (252.500), saturation: 14% (0.137), value: 69% (0.686)
HSP
hue: 252.500, saturation: 13.714%, perceived brightness: 60.945%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 273.984, S: 19.694, L: 63.587
Cubehelix
H: -112.521, S: 0.167, L: 0.608
TSL
T: -3.478, S: 0.030, L: 0.609
CMYK
cyan: 11% (0.109), magenta: 14% (0.137), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.314)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.388), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 31% (0.314)
XYZ
X: 32.513, Y: 32.296, Z: 45.070
xyY
x: 0.296, y: 0.294, Y: 32.296
CIELab
L: 63.587, a: 6.638, b: -11.834
CIELuv
L: 63.587, u: 1.304, v: -18.718
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.587, C: 13.568, H: 299.291
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.587, C: 18.763, H: 273.984
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.830, a: 2.671, b: -7.240
CIECAM02
J: 54.033, C: 16.451, h: 285.362, Q: 144.824, M: 14.386, s: 31.518, H: 325.175
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.150, jaune: -2.174, green: -0.436
LMS
L: 30.381, M: 32.221, S: 44.859
YCbCr
Y: 149.346, Cb: 137.796, Cr: 128.491
YCgCo
Y: 158.250, Cg: -7.250, Co: 34.250
YDbDr
Y: 155.231, Db: 29.742, Dr: -1.457
YPbPr
Y: 153.793, Pb: 11.425, Pr: 1.396
xvYCC
Y: 148.081, Cb: 138.036, Cr: 129.226
YIQ
Y: 155.231, I: -4.732, Q: 8.525
YUV
Y: 155.231, U: 9.730, V: 0.675
Munsell Color System
2.5P 6/4 ΔE = 0.981
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 10.720

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