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#9ca6bd Hex Color Code

#9ca6bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9ca6bd is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #9ca6bd is comprised of 61.18% red, 65.1% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #9ca6bd has a hue of 222° (degrees), 20% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.32 nm.

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#9ca6bd linear gradient to complementary #bab49f

  1. #9ca6bd
  2. #a2a8b8
  3. #a7abb3
  4. #acadae
  5. #b1afa9
  6. #b6b2a4
  7. #bab49f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7d879d
  2. #8791a7
  3. #919bb2
  4. #9ca6bd
  5. #a7b1c8
  6. #b1bbd3
  7. #bcc6de

Tints and Shades

#9ca6bd to white

  1. #9ca6bd
  2. #acb4c8
  3. #bcc3d3
  4. #cdd2de
  5. #dde1e9
  6. #eef0f4
  7. #ffffff

#9ca6bd to black

  1. #9ca6bd
  2. #80889b
  3. #656b7a
  4. #4c505a
  5. #34363d
  6. #1d1e21
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Glidden

    1. ★ Contemplative Blue / 30BB 39/122
      #9ba6bd
      ΔE = 0.294 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Lilac Time / PPG1168-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 108-10 C
      #99a4bc
      ΔE = 0.895 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. P 111-10 U
      #94a6ba
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ New Age Blue 70BB 43/127
      #a0a8bf
      ΔE = 1.061 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. ★ 4228 Fairy Dust 70BB 44/144
      #9fa8c2
      ΔE = 1.469 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e4
      #9fa6bf
      ΔE = 1.252 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 4442
      #9ca4b8
      ΔE = 1.300 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. ★ 75 3 240 / Pacific 20
      #98a8bc
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purpley Puff / 7232
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 1.436 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  7. Berger

    1. ★ Purpley Puff / 7232
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 1.436 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  8. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purpley Puff
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 1.436 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Norfolk Gray
      #9ba9bf
      ΔE = 1.505 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Blue
      #91a5bd
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  10. Duron

    1. ★ Solitude
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  11. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7225 - Purple Paradise
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. 7232 - Purpley Puff
      #98a4b4
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Dreamy / 1425
      #9ba2ba
      ΔE = 1.603 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. Yukon Sky / 1439
      #a1a7b7
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  13. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Aviation / KM955-M
      #9aa2b7
      ΔE = 1.622 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Palace Walls R183D
      #9da4b7
      ΔE = 1.642 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  15. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Wisteria Blossom
      #96a4be
      ΔE = 1.675 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. ★ Coldwater
      #97a6ba
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  16. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3020-R60B
      #9ca2ba
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R70B
      #93a1b7
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  17. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Ceremonial Blue / 50BB 39/188
      #97a7c1
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  18. CIL

    1. ★ Pier Pointe
      #9da6b8
      ΔE = 1.771 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Approaching Night
      #9a9fb2
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  19. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10454
      #9ca7c3
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  20. Sto

    1. ★ 34421
      #98a2b6
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. 34321
      #989fb2
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  21. Dulux

    1. ★ Moon Waves 3
      #9aa5b7
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. 70BB 35/108
      #999fb2
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  22. Taubmans

    1. ★ Herron / T65-5
      #97a7bc
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Easter Egg / T10 39E-1
      #97abc2
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  23. Behr

    1. ★ 610D-4 Bellflower
      #9ba9c5
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Sweet William FF60-1
      #9fadc6
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  24. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Purple A30
      #9ca5b6
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  25. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-38-3 Pluto
      #9ca6b7
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  26. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Grounded / 40B-4
      #a0a5c0
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Gray Wolf / 39A-3
      #9aa6b7
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  27. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6112
      #97a9c2
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. 6111
      #a0adc5
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  28. Resene

    1. ★ Rock Blue B72-025-255
      #93a2ba
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. Smokescreen B72-025-256
      #93a2b7
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  29. Porter Paints

    1. Lilac Time / 446-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  30. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Lilac Time / PPG1168-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  31. Sikkens

    1. U0.10.60
      #9aa4b5
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  32. Tollens

    1. T2008-2
      #96a6c3
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. T2008-3
      #92a1bd
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  33. Peintures MF

    1. Pierre de la liberté
      #97a1b4
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Sparte
      #979fb3
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  34. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R80B
      #97a5c3
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  35. General Paint

    1. Dusk / CL 2363M
      #93a6bd
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. Purpura / CL 2414M
      #a5aac5
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  36. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #999fb5
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  37. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Solitude - 6535
      #99a7b8
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Vesper Violet - 6542
      #99a0b2
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  38. Beckers

    1. Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  39. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5194T Purple Haze
      #92a0ba
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  40. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blue Star 28-7
      #a2aec5
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  41. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-40-4 Far Away
      #959eb5
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 34.2%

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#9ca6bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9ca6bd foreground

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #9ca6bd">…</p>

#9ca6bd background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #9ca6bd">…</p>

#9ca6bd shadow

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9ca6bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10266301
Binary
10011100, 10100110, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#9ca6bd
LRV
≈ 38.0%
Closest short hex
#9ab ΔE = 3.582
RGB
rgb(156, 166, 189)
RGBA
rgba(156, 166, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.305, g: 0.325, b: 0.370
RYB
red: 0.612%, yellow: 0.642%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6510915 / 0xff9ca6bd
HSL
hsl(222, 20%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 20%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (221.818), saturation: 17% (0.175), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 221.818, saturation: 17.460%, perceived brightness: 65.060%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.733, S: 24.573, L: 68.031
Cubehelix
H: -140.103, S: 0.218, L: 0.649
TSL
T: -2.179, S: 0.039, L: 0.650
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.175), magenta: 12% (0.122), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.388), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 36.530, Y: 38.014, Z: 53.547
xyY
x: 0.285, y: 0.297, Y: 38.014
CIELab
L: 68.031, a: 1.327, b: -12.985
CIELuv
L: 68.031, u: -6.569, v: -19.900
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.031, C: 13.053, H: 275.836
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.031, C: 20.956, H: 251.733
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.655, a: -2.139, b: -8.334
CIECAM02
J: 58.757, C: 18.529, h: 258.049, Q: 151.022, M: 16.203, s: 32.755, H: 310.075
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.144, jaune: -2.315, green: 0.509
LMS
L: 34.404, M: 39.153, S: 53.285
YCbCr
Y: 158.278, Cb: 139.577, Cr: 121.977
YCgCo
Y: 169.250, Cg: -3.250, Co: 30.750
YDbDr
Y: 165.632, Db: 35.159, Dr: 18.321
YPbPr
Y: 165.526, Pb: 12.650, Pr: -6.058
xvYCC
Y: 158.158, Cb: 139.112, Cr: 122.678
YIQ
Y: 165.632, I: -13.346, Q: 5.042
YUV
Y: 165.632, U: 11.501, V: -8.450
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/4 ΔE = 4.071
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 11.731

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