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#9ca4e0 Hex Color Code

#9ca4e0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9ca4e0 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #9ca4e0 is comprised of 61.18% red, 64.31% green and 87.84% blue. In the HSL color space #9ca4e0 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 52% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.66 nm.

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#9ca4e0 linear gradient to complementary #cecfad

  1. #9ca4e0
  2. #a6abd8
  3. #b0b2d0
  4. #b8b9c7
  5. #c0c0bf
  6. #c7c8b6
  7. #cecfad

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7c85be
  2. #868fc9
  3. #9199d5
  4. #9ca4e0
  5. #a7afeb
  6. #b2baf7
  7. #bdc5ff

Tones

  1. #9ca4e0
  2. #a3a8da
  3. #a9add5
  4. #afb1cf
  5. #b4b5ca
  6. #b9bac4
  7. #bebebe

Tints and Shades

#9ca4e0 to white

  1. #9ca4e0
  2. #adb3e5
  3. #bec1eb
  4. #ced0f0
  5. #dfe0f5
  6. #efeffa
  7. #ffffff

#9ca4e0 to black

  1. #9ca4e0
  2. #8087b7
  3. #666a8f
  4. #4c4f6a
  5. #343646
  6. #1d1e25
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2716
      #9ea1db
      ΔE = 1.356 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. ★ Luna Light B7-C2-2
      #a0a0e0
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Simply Violet / 977
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  4. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. DE 5941 - Simply Violet
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 270 / Aquarell 80
      #9ca4e8
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. ★ 80 12 265 / Astra 80
      #94a4e8
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  9. Kelly-Moore

    1. Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 40.3%

#9ca4e0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9ca4e0 foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #9ca4e0">…</p>

#9ca4e0 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #9ca4e0">…</p>

#9ca4e0 shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9ca4e0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10265824
Binary
10011100, 10100100, 11100000
Hexadecimal
#9ca4e0
LRV
≈ 39.0%
Closest short hex
#9ae ΔE = 2.806
RGB
rgb(156, 164, 224)
RGBA
rgba(156, 164, 224, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.287, g: 0.301, b: 0.412
RYB
red: 0.612%, yellow: 0.640%, blue: 0.878%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6511392 / 0xff9ca4e0
HSL
hsl(233, 52%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 52%%, 75%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (232.941), saturation: 30% (0.304), value: 88% (0.878)
HSP
hue: 232.941, saturation: 30.357%, perceived brightness: 66.533%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.753, S: 63.328, L: 68.751
Cubehelix
H: -129.012, S: 0.500, L: 0.660
TSL
T: -2.660, S: 0.076, L: 0.661
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.304), magenta: 27% (0.268), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.122)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.388), magenta: 36% (0.357), yellow: 12% (0.122)
XYZ
X: 40.437, Y: 38.999, Z: 75.904
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.251, Y: 38.999
CIELab
L: 68.751, a: 10.747, b: -31.214
CIELuv
L: 68.751, u: -7.374, v: -50.873
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.751, C: 33.013, H: 288.999
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.751, C: 51.405, H: 261.753
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.450, a: 6.294, b: -28.349
CIECAM02
J: 59.513, C: 37.150, h: 270.362, Q: 151.990, M: 32.487, s: 46.233, H: 316.624
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.242, jaune: -5.524, green: -0.044
LMS
L: 34.059, M: 38.213, S: 75.295
YCbCr
Y: 160.700, Cb: 155.524, Cr: 120.228
YCgCo
Y: 177.000, Cg: -13.000, Co: 22.000
YDbDr
Y: 168.448, Db: 83.580, Dr: 23.684
YPbPr
Y: 166.616, Pb: 30.920, Pr: -6.760
xvYCC
Y: 159.094, Cb: 155.161, Cr: 122.062
YIQ
Y: 168.448, I: -24.042, Q: 16.976
YUV
Y: 168.448, U: 27.339, V: -10.921
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.313
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.475

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