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#9c9ec9 Hex Color Code

#9c9ec9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9c9ec9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #9c9ec9 is comprised of 61.18% red, 61.96% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #9c9ec9 has a hue of 237° (degrees), 29% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.11 nm.

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#9c9ec9 linear gradient to complementary #bfc2a3

  1. #9c9ec9
  2. #a3a4c3
  3. #a9aabd
  4. #afb0b6
  5. #b5b6b0
  6. #babcaa
  7. #bfc2a3

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7d80a9
  2. #878ab4
  3. #9294be
  4. #9c9ec9
  5. #a6a8d4
  6. #b1b3df
  7. #bcbdea

Tones

  1. #9c9ec9
  2. #a0a1c5
  3. #a4a5c2
  4. #a8a8be
  5. #acacba
  6. #b0afb7
  7. #b3b3b3

Tints and Shades

#9c9ec9 to white

  1. #9c9ec9
  2. #acaed2
  3. #bdbddb
  4. #cdcde4
  5. #dedeed
  6. #eeeef6
  7. #ffffff

#9c9ec9 to black

  1. #9c9ec9
  2. #8082a4
  3. #656781
  4. #4c4d5f
  5. #343440
  6. #1d1d23
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Painted Sunset 29-9
      #9e9ec8
      ΔE = 0.557 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Flirtation 29-8
      #9ba3c8
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape / T10 37B-2
      #989dca
      ΔE = 1.010 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. ★ Passionate / T57-5
      #a1a2d0
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #979ec9
      ΔE = 1.283 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  4. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 1.306 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. ★ 1247
      #a4a0c8
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  5. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Velvet Robe / 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 1.306 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. ★ May Mist / 1247
      #a4a0c8
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  6. Olympic

    1. ★ Grape Arbor A44-4
      #9f9cc5
      ΔE = 1.397 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 7 264 / Saphir 55
      #989ccc
      ΔE = 1.572 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. 2303
      #94a0cc
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  8. Little Greene

    1. ★ Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 1.580 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 1.632 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. ★ Repertoire / NP PB 1441 T
      #a29dc5
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6310
      #9b9ec3
      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. 6263
      #a29ccb
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  11. Resene

    1. ★ Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. ★ Wistful B73-042-284
      #a29ecd
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-e2
      #979fc7
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  13. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Lavender Sunset
      #a2a2ca
      ΔE = 1.809 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Purple Crème
      #9ba3c7
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  14. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.20.60
      #969fce
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. ★ V5.14.60
      #a2a0c4
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  15. Bristol

    1. ★ Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  16. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Grape Ice
      #a2a1c7
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  17. Beckers

    1. ★ Sjöbris 740 / S 2319-R89B
      #a49fca
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  18. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2040-R60B
      #9c9bcc
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  19. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7350-42 Night Fever
      #a4a2cc
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. ★ 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  20. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  21. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Hermosa / 7167
      #9fa2c7
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Lavender Legend / 7159
      #a6a1cf
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  22. Krylon

    1. ★ Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  23. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10456
      #9ba1c6
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  24. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  25. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.18
      #9c9acb
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  26. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Lined with Lilacs
      #a5a1c9
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Gateway to Paradise
      #a79fca
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  27. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Lined With Lilac / 7201
      #a5a1c9
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  28. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Lined with lilacs / 7201
      #a5a1c9
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Gateway to paradis / 7168
      #a79fca
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  29. Berger

    1. ★ Lined with lilacs / 7201
      #a5a1c9
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Gateway to paradis / 7168
      #a79fca
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  30. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Night Magic 03RB 42/220
      #a5a2cb
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  31. Coronado Paint

    1. 7201 - Lined With Lilacs
      #9ca0c3
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. 7167 - Hermosa
      #9697c1
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  32. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7674 UP
      #929bc5
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. 16-3925 TCX
      #919bc9
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  33. Earthpaint

    1. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #9e9acb
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  34. Benjamin Moore

    1. Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  35. Dulux

    1. 05RB 34/258
      #9a97c4
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. 90BB 36/188
      #999dbe
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  36. CIL

    1. Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  37. Crayola

    1. Blue Bell
      #9999cc
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  38. Porter Paints

    1. Romanesque Grape / 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  39. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Romanesque Grape 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  40. Disney

    1. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  41. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7182T Canyon Cloud
      #a39cc0
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  42. Dulux Australia

    1. Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 34.3%

#9c9ec9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9c9ec9 foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #9c9ec9">…</p>

#9c9ec9 background

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

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #9c9ec9">…</p>

#9c9ec9 shadow

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9c9ec9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10264265
Binary
10011100, 10011110, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#9c9ec9
LRV
≈ 35.7%
Closest short hex
#99c ΔE = 2.553
RGB
rgb(156, 158, 201)
RGBA
rgba(156, 158, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.303, g: 0.307, b: 0.390
RYB
red: 0.612%, yellow: 0.619%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6512951 / 0xff9c9ec9
HSL
hsl(237, 29%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 29%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (237.333), saturation: 22% (0.224), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 237.333, saturation: 22.388%, perceived brightness: 63.882%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.297, S: 40.981, L: 66.319
Cubehelix
H: -125.209, S: 0.335, L: 0.636
TSL
T: -2.844, S: 0.054, L: 0.636
CMYK
cyan: 22% (0.224), magenta: 21% (0.214), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.388), magenta: 38% (0.380), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 36.477, Y: 35.738, Z: 60.223
xyY
x: 0.275, y: 0.270, Y: 35.738
CIELab
L: 66.319, a: 8.530, b: -22.242
CIELuv
L: 66.319, u: -3.557, v: -35.617
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.319, C: 23.822, H: 290.983
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.319, C: 35.794, H: 264.297
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.781, a: 4.299, b: -17.882
CIECAM02
J: 56.910, C: 27.884, h: 274.237, Q: 148.629, M: 24.384, s: 40.505, H: 318.770
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.200, jaune: -3.959, green: -0.233
LMS
L: 32.303, M: 35.367, S: 59.819
YCbCr
Y: 155.422, Cb: 147.173, Cr: 124.069
YCgCo
Y: 168.250, Cg: -10.250, Co: 27.750
YDbDr
Y: 162.304, Db: 58.219, Dr: 11.997
YPbPr
Y: 160.670, Pb: 21.730, Pr: -2.978
xvYCC
Y: 153.987, Cb: 147.088, Cr: 125.384
YIQ
Y: 162.304, I: -15.006, Q: 12.956
YUV
Y: 162.304, U: 19.044, V: -5.530
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/6 ΔE = 3.218
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 10.002

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