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Pantone / PMS 535 / #9ca1bd Hex Color Code

#9ca1bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9ca1bd is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #9ca1bd is comprised of 61.18% red, 63.14% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #9ca1bd has a hue of 231° (degrees), 20% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.45 nm.

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#9ca1bd linear gradient to complementary #b9b7a0

  1. #9ca1bd
  2. #a1a5b8
  3. #a7a8b4
  4. #abacaf
  5. #b0b0aa
  6. #b5b3a5
  7. #b9b7a0

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7d839d
  2. #888da8
  3. #9297b2
  4. #9ca1bd
  5. #a6abc8
  6. #b1b6d3
  7. #bcc1de

Tints and Shades

#9ca1bd to white

  1. #9ca1bd
  2. #acb0c8
  3. #bcbfd3
  4. #cdcfde
  5. #dddfe9
  6. #eeeff4
  7. #ffffff

#9ca1bd to black

  1. #9ca1bd
  2. #80849b
  3. #65687a
  4. #4c4e5a
  5. #34353d
  6. #1d1e21
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2107 U
      #98a1be
      ΔE = 1.139 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. P 106-11 U
      #9aa6c6
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ 620D-4 Veranda Iris
      #989eba
      ΔE = 1.234 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. ★ 630D-4 Ruffled Iris
      #999dbc
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3020-R60B
      #9ca2ba
      ΔE = 1.411 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  4. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Grounded / 40B-4
      #a0a5c0
      ΔE = 1.509 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Silver Rose / 40A-3
      #a0a0b6
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  5. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Dreamy / 1425
      #9ba2ba
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. ★ Blue Pearl / 1433
      #94a1be
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  6. Duron

    1. ★ Solitude
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. ★ Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  7. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7225 - Purple Paradise
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. 7201 - Lined With Lilacs
      #9ca0c3
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  8. KILZ

    1. ★ Zodiac / B741
      #9fa1c1
      ΔE = 1.674 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Fortnight Lily / A862
      #a29eba
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  9. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5182T Crushed Heather
      #9d9eb7
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 5184T Purple Heather
      #a6a3c2
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Midnight Blush / 799
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  12. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-42 Pale Purple
      #979dbc
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  13. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Pale Plum
      #96a0c0
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Wisteria Blossom
      #96a4be
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6357
      #959ebd
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  15. Taubmans

    1. ★ Jasmine Purple / T58-5
      #9a9cba
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Floral Flair / T08 22-3
      #9ba0c4
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  16. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  17. Berger

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  18. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Paradise
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  19. Glidden

    1. ★ Frosted Blueberry / 50BB 39/146
      #9ca6c2
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Violet Petals
      #9f9cb9
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  20. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e4
      #9fa6bf
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. 37-e5
      #959bb4
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  21. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Pure Orchid / 90BB 36/188
      #9c9cb8
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Ashley's Heather
      #a5a7c6
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  22. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #a4a3be
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  23. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 36/188
      #999dbe
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. ★ 90BB 34/167
      #999bb9
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  24. Chrysler

    1. ★ Bradenton Blue
      #98a3c4
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  25. Caparol

    1. ★ 73 4 264 / Saphir 25
      #989cbc
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. 2204
      #98a0c4
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  26. Resene

    1. ★ Birdcage B69-025-283
      #9d9cb7
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Logan B72-022-284
      #9d9cb4
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  27. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Poetic Blue 70BB 39/181
      #94a0c0
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 4228 Fairy Dust 70BB 44/144
      #9fa8c2
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  28. Ford

    1. ★ Light Amethyst
      #999fb5
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  29. Peintures MF

    1. Tambour métal
      #9f9fb5
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Chardon écossais
      #a6a6c5
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  30. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-41-4 Clandestine
      #979cb4
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 4-40-4 Far Away
      #959eb5
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  31. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10454
      #9ca7c3
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. CF10456
      #9ba1c6
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  32. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #959ec0
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  33. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R80B
      #97a5c3
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. S 2020-R70B
      #a4a3c4
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  34. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Smoky Grape 30-23
      #a3a2b8
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  35. Kelly-Moore

    1. Aviation / KM955-M
      #9aa2b7
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Barrymore / KM3053-2
      #a2a0b5
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  36. Nippon Paint

    1. Slight Tempo / NP PB 1468 T
      #a2a0b6
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  37. CIL

    1. Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  38. Tollens

    1. T2008-3
      #92a1bd
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 35.3%

#9ca1bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9ca1bd foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #9ca1bd">…</p>

#9ca1bd background

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

Scott Adams
<p style="background-color: #9ca1bd">…</p>

#9ca1bd shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9ca1bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10265021
Binary
10011100, 10100001, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#9ca1bd
LRV
≈ 36.2%
Closest short hex
#99b ΔE = 3.440
RGB
rgb(156, 161, 189)
RGBA
rgba(156, 161, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.308, g: 0.318, b: 0.374
RYB
red: 0.612%, yellow: 0.629%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6512195 / 0xff9ca1bd
HSL
hsl(231, 20%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 20%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.909), saturation: 17% (0.175), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 230.909, saturation: 17.460%, perceived brightness: 63.916%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.711, S: 27.422, L: 66.696
Cubehelix
H: -130.883, S: 0.231, L: 0.638
TSL
T: -2.572, S: 0.039, L: 0.638
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.175), magenta: 15% (0.148), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.388), magenta: 37% (0.369), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 35.638, Y: 36.231, Z: 53.250
xyY
x: 0.285, y: 0.290, Y: 36.231
CIELab
L: 66.696, a: 4.099, b: -14.994
CIELuv
L: 66.696, u: -4.250, v: -23.414
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.696, C: 15.544, H: 285.289
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.696, C: 23.797, H: 259.711
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.192, a: 0.348, b: -10.317
CIECAM02
J: 57.319, C: 20.211, h: 268.100, Q: 149.163, M: 17.675, s: 34.423, H: 315.390
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.159, jaune: -2.680, green: 0.139
LMS
L: 33.033, M: 36.752, S: 52.966
YCbCr
Y: 155.758, Cb: 141.032, Cr: 123.817
YCgCo
Y: 166.750, Cg: -5.750, Co: 30.750
YDbDr
Y: 162.697, Db: 39.574, Dr: 12.741
YPbPr
Y: 161.951, Pb: 14.575, Pr: -3.788
xvYCC
Y: 155.087, Cb: 140.803, Cr: 124.673
YIQ
Y: 162.697, I: -11.974, Q: 7.654
YUV
Y: 162.697, U: 12.945, V: -5.875
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/4 ΔE = 3.517
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 11.220

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