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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

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #9ca1eb">…</p>

#9ca1eb background

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="background-color: #9ca1eb">…</p>

#9ca1eb shadow

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<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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