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Natural Color System / NCS S 1040-R70B / #9ca1eb Hex Color Code

#9ca1eb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9ca1eb is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #9ca1eb is comprised of 61.18% red, 63.14% green and 92.16% blue. In the HSL color space #9ca1eb has a hue of 236° (degrees), 66% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.57 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#9ca1eb linear gradient to complementary #d1d6b1

  1. #9ca1eb
  2. #a7aae2
  3. #b1b2d8
  4. #babbcf
  5. #c3c4c5
  6. #cacdbb
  7. #d1d6b1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7b82c9
  2. #868cd4
  3. #9196e0
  4. #9ca1eb
  5. #a7acf6
  6. #b2b6ff
  7. #bdc1ff

Tones

  1. #9ca1eb
  2. #a4a7e4
  3. #abacde
  4. #b2b2d7
  5. #b8b7d1
  6. #bebdca
  7. #c3c3c3

Tints and Shades

#9ca1eb to white

  1. #9ca1eb
  2. #aeb0ef
  3. #bfbff2
  4. #cfcff5
  5. #dfdff9
  6. #efeffc
  7. #ffffff

#9ca1eb to black

  1. #9ca1eb
  2. #8084c0
  3. #666896
  4. #4c4e6e
  5. #343549
  6. #1d1e27
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 270 / Aquarell 80
      #9ca4e8
      ΔE = 1.590 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. 80 13 264 / Saphir 115
      #909ce8
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Luna Light B7-C2-2
      #a0a0e0
      ΔE = 2.074 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 36.8%

#9ca1eb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9ca1eb foreground

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="color: #9ca1eb">…</p>

#9ca1eb background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #9ca1eb">…</p>

#9ca1eb shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9ca1eb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10265067
Binary
10011100, 10100001, 11101011
Hexadecimal
#9ca1eb
LRV
≈ 38.6%
Closest short hex
#99d ΔE = 3.179
RGB
rgb(156, 161, 235)
RGBA
rgba(156, 161, 235, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.283, g: 0.292, b: 0.426
RYB
red: 0.612%, yellow: 0.630%, blue: 0.922%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6512149 / 0xff9ca1eb
HSL
hsl(236, 66%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 66%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.203), saturation: 34% (0.336), value: 92% (0.922)
HSP
hue: 236.203, saturation: 33.617%, perceived brightness: 66.537%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.842, S: 76.570, L: 68.427
Cubehelix
H: -126.157, S: 0.598, L: 0.657
TSL
T: -2.798, S: 0.088, L: 0.659
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.336), magenta: 31% (0.315), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 8% (0.078)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.388), magenta: 37% (0.369), yellow: 8% (0.078)
XYZ
X: 41.446, Y: 38.554, Z: 83.839
xyY
x: 0.253, y: 0.235, Y: 38.554
CIELab
L: 68.427, a: 15.247, b: -37.748
CIELuv
L: 68.427, u: -6.727, v: -62.343
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.427, C: 40.711, H: 291.994
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.427, C: 62.705, H: 263.842
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.092, a: 10.487, b: -36.591
CIECAM02
J: 59.139, C: 43.273, h: 272.880, Q: 151.512, M: 37.841, s: 49.976, H: 318.014
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.280, jaune: -6.709, green: -0.340
LMS
L: 33.319, M: 36.796, S: 83.096
YCbCr
Y: 160.266, Cb: 161.226, Cr: 120.551
YCgCo
Y: 178.250, Cg: -17.250, Co: 19.250
YDbDr
Y: 167.941, Db: 100.892, Dr: 22.723
YPbPr
Y: 165.263, Pb: 37.575, Pr: -5.904
xvYCC
Y: 157.932, Cb: 161.007, Cr: 122.814
YIQ
Y: 167.941, I: -26.752, Q: 21.967
YUV
Y: 167.941, U: 33.001, V: -10.476
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.423
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.768

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