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#9ca3cd Hex Color Code

#9ca3cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9ca3cd is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #9ca3cd is comprised of 61.18% red, 63.92% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #9ca3cd has a hue of 231° (degrees), 33% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.97 nm.

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#9ca3cd linear gradient to complementary #c4c2a5

  1. #9ca3cd
  2. #a4a8c7
  3. #abadc0
  4. #b2b2b9
  5. #b8b7b3
  6. #bebdac
  7. #c4c2a5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7d84ac
  2. #878eb7
  3. #9199c2
  4. #9ca3cd
  5. #a7aed8
  6. #b1b8e3
  7. #bcc3ef

Tones

  1. #9ca3cd
  2. #a1a6c9
  3. #a5a9c5
  4. #a9acc1
  5. #adafbd
  6. #b1b2b9
  7. #b5b5b5

Tints and Shades

#9ca3cd to white

  1. #9ca3cd
  2. #acb2d5
  3. #bdc1de
  4. #cdd0e6
  5. #dedfee
  6. #eeeff7
  7. #ffffff

#9ca3cd to black

  1. #9ca3cd
  2. #8086a7
  3. #656a83
  4. #4c4f61
  5. #343541
  6. #1d1e23
  7. #000000

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  1. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 0.895 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. 1247
      #a4a0c8
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  2. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Velvet Robe / 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 0.895 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. May Mist / 1247
      #a4a0c8
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  3. Bristol

    1. ★ Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 1.085 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Bouquet Violet / T12 37.F4
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 1.085 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. ★ Floral Flair / T08 22-3
      #9ba0c4
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  5. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Rainmaker / NP PB 1483 T
      #99a5cf
      ΔE = 1.279 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Spring Crocus / NP PB 1497 T
      #8fa0cc
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7452 UP
      #9ba5cc
      ΔE = 1.302 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. P 106-4 U
      #93a2c9
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  7. Little Greene

    1. ★ Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 1.379 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  8. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Flirtation 29-8
      #9ba3c8
      ΔE = 1.463 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. ★ Painted Sunset 29-9
      #9e9ec8
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  9. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  10. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10456
      #9ba1c6
      ΔE = 1.576 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  11. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Hermosa / 7167
      #9fa2c7
      ΔE = 1.577 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Gateway To Paradise / 7168
      #a3a6c9
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-e1
      #9da7cf
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. ★ 36-e2
      #979fc7
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Purple Crème
      #9ba3c7
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. ★ Lavender Sunset
      #a2a2ca
      ΔE = 1.763 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  15. Caparol

    1. ★ 2303
      #94a0cc
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. 2321
      #94a0c4
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  16. Plascon

    1. ★ Igloo B6-E2-3
      #a0a8d4
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. ★ Whisper B5-E2-3
      #94a4d0
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  17. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 7523 Indigo
      #9ea8cf
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  18. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.20.60
      #969fce
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. V5.14.60
      #a2a0c4
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-40-4 Grape Slush
      #a3a3c8
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Harbor View
      #98a7d2
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Purplicious
      #99a8d1
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  21. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Grape Ice
      #a2a1c7
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  22. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7201 - Lined With Lilacs
      #9ca0c3
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. 7208 - Petal Soft
      #a1abd6
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  23. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7350-42 Night Fever
      #a4a2cc
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  24. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6310
      #9b9ec3
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. 6262
      #a6a9d4
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  25. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu Alice
      #a3a9d1
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Iris velouté
      #93a5d0
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  26. General Paint

    1. Tyre / CL 2434M
      #a1a8cc
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. Frivolous / CL 2444M
      #a6a6c8
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  27. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  28. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  29. ICI Paints

    1. Night Magic 03RB 42/220
      #a5a2cb
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  30. Disney

    1. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  31. Asian Paints

    1. Lined With Lilac / 7201
      #a5a1c9
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  32. Berger

    1. Lined with lilacs / 7201
      #a5a1c9
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  33. Vista Paint

    1. Lined with Lilacs
      #a5a1c9
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Roswell
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  34. Scib Paints

    1. Lined with lilacs / 7201
      #a5a1c9
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  35. Chrysler

    1. Bradenton Blue
      #98a3c4
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  36. Kelly-Moore

    1. Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Royal Glimmer / KM3061-2
      #a09ec2
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 35.8%

#9ca3cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9ca3cd foreground

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #9ca3cd">…</p>

#9ca3cd background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #9ca3cd">…</p>

#9ca3cd shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9ca3cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10265549
Binary
10011100, 10100011, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#9ca3cd
LRV
≈ 37.7%
Closest short hex
#9ad ΔE = 3.499
RGB
rgb(156, 163, 205)
RGBA
rgba(156, 163, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.298, g: 0.311, b: 0.391
RYB
red: 0.612%, yellow: 0.636%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6511667 / 0xff9ca3cd
HSL
hsl(231, 33%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 33%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.429), saturation: 24% (0.239), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 231.429, saturation: 23.902%, perceived brightness: 65.225%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.418, S: 42.874, L: 67.776
Cubehelix
H: -130.398, S: 0.350, L: 0.649
TSL
T: -2.595, S: 0.056, L: 0.650
CMYK
cyan: 24% (0.239), magenta: 20% (0.205), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.388), magenta: 36% (0.361), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 37.824, Y: 37.669, Z: 63.024
xyY
x: 0.273, y: 0.272, Y: 37.669
CIELab
L: 67.776, a: 6.669, b: -22.236
CIELuv
L: 67.776, u: -5.985, v: -35.456
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.776, C: 23.215, H: 286.695
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.776, C: 35.958, H: 260.418
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.375, a: 2.599, b: -17.920
CIECAM02
J: 58.474, C: 28.087, h: 269.050, Q: 150.658, M: 24.562, s: 40.377, H: 315.907
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.196, jaune: -3.938, green: 0.085
LMS
L: 33.665, M: 37.715, S: 62.603
YCbCr
Y: 158.334, Cb: 147.474, Cr: 121.945
YCgCo
Y: 171.750, Cg: -8.750, Co: 26.750
YDbDr
Y: 165.695, Db: 59.136, Dr: 18.445
YPbPr
Y: 164.533, Pb: 21.805, Pr: -5.432
xvYCC
Y: 157.305, Cb: 147.154, Cr: 123.228
YIQ
Y: 165.695, I: -17.663, Q: 11.587
YUV
Y: 165.695, U: 19.344, V: -8.505
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 4.334
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 9.583

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