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#9ca3a9 Hex Color Code

#9ca3a9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9ca3a9 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #9ca3a9 is comprised of 61.18% red, 63.92% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #9ca3a9 has a hue of 208° (degrees), 7% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.71 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7e848a
  2. #888f94
  3. #92999f
  4. #9ca3a9
  5. #a6adb3
  6. #b1b8be
  7. #bbc3c9

Tints and Shades

#9ca3a9 to white

  1. #9ca3a9
  2. #acb2b7
  3. #bcc1c5
  4. #ccd0d3
  5. #dde0e2
  6. #eeeff0
  7. #ffffff

#9ca3a9 to black

  1. #9ca3a9
  2. #80868b
  3. #656a6d
  4. #4c4f51
  5. #333537
  6. #1d1e1f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10777
      #9da4ab
      ΔE = 0.630 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  2. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 36300
      #9da2a8
      ΔE = 0.706 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 36320
      #98a1a9
      ΔE = 1.392 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  3. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8249 - Bethel Corner
      #9da2a8
      ΔE = 0.706 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. 8289 - Cold Steel
      #9a9fa0
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  4. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Carpet / NP N 1976 P
      #9ba0a6
      ΔE = 1.181 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  5. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0526
      #9fa4a8
      ΔE = 1.202 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. ★ 0519
      #a2a6ae
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  6. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Metropolis Mood / 0526
      #9fa4a8
      ΔE = 1.202 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Overcast Day / 0512
      #959da5
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Manhattan Blue 30BB 38/037
      #9aa0a5
      ΔE = 1.208 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. ★ Violet Hill 70BB 39/046
      #9fa2a9
      ΔE = 1.497 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Platinum Gray
      #a0a6ac
      ΔE = 1.247 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Pewter Gray
      #a3a4a7
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6145
      #9ea3ab
      ΔE = 1.266 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. 6146
      #959faa
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  10. Tollens

    1. ★ Empreinte | EE206
      #99a4aa
      ΔE = 1.303 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. TF256-2
      #959ca1
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  11. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7355-41 Thameside
      #98a3aa
      ΔE = 1.352 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. 7404-41 Grey Fox
      #96a0a3
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 15-4305 TCX
      #98a0a5
      ΔE = 1.385 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. 7543 XGC
      #95a2ad
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-36-3 Seclusion
      #99a4ac
      ΔE = 1.514 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. ★ 5-38-3 Pebble Walk
      #9da4ad
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 29-g7
      #a0a6aa
      ΔE = 1.519 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. ★ 25-g7
      #a0a5a8
      ΔE = 1.740 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  15. Taubmans

    1. ★ Jumbo / T169-5
      #98a3ab
      ΔE = 1.532 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. ★ Stiletto Grey / T12 41.D12
      #9ba3a6
      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  16. Bristol

    1. ★ Stiletto Grey / P227-N5
      #9ba3a6
      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Grey Oxford / P230-N4
      #97a5ae
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dove Silver
      #98a1a5
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Silver
      #97a4ae
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  18. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Let it Rain - 9152
      #979fa5
      ΔE = 1.617 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. ★ Network Gray - 7073
      #a0a5a7
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  19. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Maddy's Mood / KM3789-2
      #a1a7ac
      ΔE = 1.645 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Wall Street Blues / KM3796-2
      #9ca8b0
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  20. Jotun

    1. ★ 4412 / Romantik
      #9aa6ac
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. ★ 4246 / Gråblå
      #a0a9b0
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  21. Glidden

    1. ★ Ufo / PPG1011-4
      #989fa3
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Philosophical Grey / 50BG 39/022
      #a4a9ac
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Delray Gray / 1614
      #9ba0a3
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. Pewter / 2121-30
      #989da0
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  23. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 7040 / Window grey
      #9da1aa
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  24. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Ironbreaker (Metal)
      #a1a6a9
      ΔE = 1.946 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  25. Ford

    1. ★ Silver Frost
      #9aa3ad
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Silver Stone
      #99a6b0
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Twin Cities
      #9ba5a8
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. ★ Made in the Shade X98R215D
      #a0a7aa
      ΔE = 2.061 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  27. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-37-4 Silver Lining
      #95a1a8
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  28. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Cold Steel
      #9ea4a6
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Madison Grey
      #959da5
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  29. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Cold Steel / 8289
      #9ea4a6
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Madison Grey / 8256
      #959da5
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  30. Berger

    1. ★ Cold Steel / 8289
      #9ea4a6
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Madison Grey / 8256
      #959da5
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  31. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Hurricane Cliffs
      #96a3ab
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  32. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4005-R80B
      #959fa4
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Cool Blue / 7001
      #94a1a6
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  33. Sico

    1. ★ 6173-41 Old Armour
      #a2a3aa
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 6210-41 Resonant Triangle
      #a3a8aa
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  34. Audi

    1. ★ Monza Silver Pearl / LX7V, U7, U7U7
      #95a2a7
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. Stone Gray Metal/Stone Gray Metallic / F7F7, LF7U
      #93a1a7
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  35. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Madison Grey / 8256
      #959ea3
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. Bethel Corner / 8249
      #a4aab0
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  36. Dulux

    1. ★ Earl Blue
      #a0a9ae
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  37. Humbrol

    1. ★ 165 Medium Sea Grey
      #969da3
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. ★ 40 Pale Grey
      #9fa0a4
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  38. California Paints

    1. DE 6347 - Shining Knight
      #989ea7
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. DE 6326 - Soft Pumice
      #949ea2
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  39. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Shining Knight / 810
      #989ea7
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Soft Pumice / 770
      #949ea2
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  40. AMC

    1. Silver Mist
      #9c9ea2
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Marlin Silver
      #989ca4
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  41. Fired Earth

    1. Maiden Voyage
      #9fa0a8
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  42. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1423
      #a4a5a9
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  43. Caparol

    1. Flandern 5
      #9ca8ac
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. 3201-G96Y
      #a0a0a8
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  44. Focoltone

    1. 5057
      #a3a3a7
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  45. CIL

    1. Shadow Play
      #93a0a8
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  46. British Standard

    1. BS381 676 - Light weatherwork grey
      #9ea9ad
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  47. Behr

    1. Stonewall C40-78
      #97a1a3
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. Pelican Bay ECC-30-1
      #95a4a9
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  48. Brillux

    1. 60.06.18
      #979ca1
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. 66.03.18
      #92a1a9
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  49. Tikkurila

    1. 4983
      #a1a2a4
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. 2113
      #92a0a7
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  50. General Paint

    1. Seville / CL 3104M
      #94a3a9
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  51. Beckers

    1. Retro 780 / S 3010-B30G
      #a0a8b2
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  52. Rodda Paint

    1. Bethel Corner 8249
      #a4aab0
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Citadel Blue H45
      #9ba7a9
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  53. Levis

    1. Clear Grey B50
      #9a9ea0
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Atl Matin E7
      #a3a7b1
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  54. Peintures MF

    1. Ardoise clair
      #959ea8
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  55. Farrow & Ball

    1. Plummett / 272
      #979ca0
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  56. Volkswagen

    1. Silver
      #959ca4
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  57. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3005-R80B
      #a2a1a6
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  58. Dulux Australia

    1. Endless Dusk / GR24
      #9b9ea0
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  59. Devoe Paint

    1. Oxford Blue / 10BB 40/090
      #9eaab1
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Shadow Play / 90BG 35/068
      #96a0a2
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  60. Mylands of London

    1. Light Grey
      #a4a9ac
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  61. Olympic

    1. Quicksilver D51-4
      #929fa7
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  62. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Kentucky Sky 7101-1
      #959ca0
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Quicksilver / PPG1041-5
      #939fa9
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  63. Old Citadel

    1. Astronomicon Grey
      #96a5a9
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  64. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Pale Blue Grey (905)
      #96a5a9
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  65. Reaper Master

    1. Weathered Stone (9087)
      #96a5a9
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  66. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Heavy Bluegrey (144)
      #96a5a9
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  67. Resene

    1. So Cool M83-003-232
      #9ea0a1
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. Half Regent Grey B68-010-237
      #939da1
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  68. Porter Paints

    1. Quicksilver / 549-5
      #939fa9
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  69. UNKNOWN

    1. Aprilia Bianco / APR.SA004.0
      #a0a9ab
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 38.8%

#9ca3a9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9ca3a9 foreground

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="color: #9ca3a9">…</p>

#9ca3a9 background

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #9ca3a9">…</p>

#9ca3a9 shadow

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9ca3a9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10265513
Binary
10011100, 10100011, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#9ca3a9
LRV
≈ 36.1%
Closest short hex
#9aa ΔE = 4.802
RGB
rgb(156, 163, 169)
RGBA
rgba(156, 163, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.320, g: 0.334, b: 0.346
RYB
red: 0.612%, yellow: 0.630%, blue: 0.663%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6511703 / 0xff9ca3a9
HSL
hsl(208, 7%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(208, 7%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 208° (207.692), saturation: 8% (0.077), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 207.692, saturation: 7.692%, perceived brightness: 63.389%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 233.276, S: 9.253, L: 66.617
Cubehelix
H: -156.637, S: 0.079, L: 0.634
TSL
T: -2.139, S: 0.018, L: 0.634
CMYK
cyan: 8% (0.077), magenta: 4% (0.036), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.388), magenta: 36% (0.361), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 33.967, Y: 36.127, Z: 42.712
xyY
x: 0.301, y: 0.320, Y: 36.127
CIELab
L: 66.617, a: -1.283, b: -3.964
CIELuv
L: 66.617, u: -4.195, v: -5.622
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.617, C: 4.167, H: 252.067
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.617, C: 7.015, H: 233.276
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.105, a: -4.308, b: -0.059
CIECAM02
J: 57.230, C: 8.245, h: 235.565, Q: 149.047, M: 7.210, s: 21.994, H: 297.755
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.098, jaune: -0.786, green: 0.584
LMS
L: 33.475, M: 37.686, S: 42.596
YCbCr
Y: 154.806, Cb: 131.670, Cr: 124.501
YCgCo
Y: 162.750, Cg: 0.250, Co: 35.750
YDbDr
Y: 161.591, Db: 11.148, Dr: 10.633
YPbPr
Y: 161.941, Pb: 3.805, Pr: -3.776
xvYCC
Y: 155.079, Cb: 131.342, Cr: 124.683
YIQ
Y: 161.591, I: -6.098, Q: 0.387
YUV
Y: 161.591, U: 3.648, V: -4.905
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/2 ΔE = 3.907
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 5.374

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