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#9ca3e3 Hex Color Code

#9ca3e3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9ca3e3 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #9ca3e3 is comprised of 61.18% red, 63.92% green and 89.02% blue. In the HSL color space #9ca3e3 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 56% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.91 nm.

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#9ca3e3 linear gradient to complementary #cfd1ae

  1. #9ca3e3
  2. #a7aadb
  3. #b0b2d2
  4. #b9bac9
  5. #c1c1c0
  6. #c8c9b7
  7. #cfd1ae

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7c84c1
  2. #868ecc
  3. #9198d8
  4. #9ca3e3
  5. #a7aeee
  6. #b2b9fa
  7. #bdc4ff

Tones

  1. #9ca3e3
  2. #a3a8dd
  3. #aaadd8
  4. #b0b1d2
  5. #b5b6cc
  6. #bbbbc6
  7. #c0c0c0

Tints and Shades

#9ca3e3 to white

  1. #9ca3e3
  2. #adb2e8
  3. #bec1ed
  4. #ced0f1
  5. #dfdff6
  6. #efeffb
  7. #ffffff

#9ca3e3 to black

  1. #9ca3e3
  2. #8086b9
  3. #666a91
  4. #4c4f6b
  5. #343547
  6. #1d1e26
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 270 / Aquarell 80
      #9ca4e8
      ΔE = 0.950 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. ★ 80 12 265 / Astra 80
      #94a4e8
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Luna Light B7-C2-2
      #a0a0e0
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. ★ Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 2122 U
      #8fa4e3
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  9. California Paints

    1. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 37.8%

#9ca3e3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9ca3e3 foreground

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #9ca3e3">…</p>

#9ca3e3 background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #9ca3e3">…</p>

#9ca3e3 shadow

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9ca3e3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10265571
Binary
10011100, 10100011, 11100011
Hexadecimal
#9ca3e3
LRV
≈ 38.8%
Closest short hex
#9ae ΔE = 2.804
RGB
rgb(156, 163, 227)
RGBA
rgba(156, 163, 227, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.286, g: 0.299, b: 0.416
RYB
red: 0.612%, yellow: 0.637%, blue: 0.890%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6511645 / 0xff9ca3e3
HSL
hsl(234, 56%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 56%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (234.085), saturation: 31% (0.313), value: 89% (0.890)
HSP
hue: 234.085, saturation: 31.278%, perceived brightness: 66.490%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.515, S: 67.013, L: 68.611
Cubehelix
H: -127.991, S: 0.527, L: 0.659
TSL
T: -2.709, S: 0.079, L: 0.660
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.313), magenta: 28% (0.282), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.110)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.388), magenta: 36% (0.361), yellow: 11% (0.110)
XYZ
X: 40.669, Y: 38.807, Z: 78.006
xyY
x: 0.258, y: 0.246, Y: 38.807
CIELab
L: 68.611, a: 12.067, b: -33.077
CIELuv
L: 68.611, u: -7.113, v: -54.137
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.611, C: 35.209, H: 290.043
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.611, C: 54.602, H: 262.515
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.295, a: 7.515, b: -30.636
CIECAM02
J: 59.356, C: 38.911, h: 271.306, Q: 151.789, M: 34.027, s: 47.347, H: 317.143
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.253, jaune: -5.862, green: -0.140
LMS
L: 33.805, M: 37.736, S: 77.361
YCbCr
Y: 160.490, Cb: 157.132, Cr: 120.383
YCgCo
Y: 177.250, Cg: -14.250, Co: 21.250
YDbDr
Y: 168.203, Db: 88.462, Dr: 23.219
YPbPr
Y: 166.117, Pb: 32.805, Pr: -6.444
xvYCC
Y: 158.665, Cb: 156.817, Cr: 122.339
YIQ
Y: 168.203, I: -24.731, Q: 18.432
YUV
Y: 168.203, U: 28.936, V: -10.706
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.082
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.476

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