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#9ca6e3 Hex Color Code

#9ca6e3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9ca6e3 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #9ca6e3 is comprised of 61.18% red, 65.1% green and 89.02% blue. In the HSL color space #9ca6e3 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 56% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.52 nm.

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  1. Cute dog portrait of west highland white westie terrier at sunset with pastel colors in sky
  2. The longest elevator
  3. Close-up of camera lens

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Color Schemes

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#9ca6e3 linear gradient to complementary #d0d1ae

  1. #9ca6e3
  2. #a7adda
  3. #b0b4d2
  4. #b9bbc9
  5. #c1c2c0
  6. #c9cab7
  7. #d0d1ae

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7b86c1
  2. #8691cc
  3. #919bd8
  4. #9ca6e3
  5. #a7b1ef
  6. #b2bcfa
  7. #bec7ff

Tones

  1. #9ca6e3
  2. #a3aadd
  3. #aaafd7
  4. #b0b3d2
  5. #b5b7cc
  6. #bbbcc6
  7. #c0c0c0

Tints and Shades

#9ca6e3 to white

  1. #9ca6e3
  2. #adb4e8
  3. #bec3ed
  4. #ced2f1
  5. #dfe0f6
  6. #eff0fa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#9ca6e3 to black

  1. #9ca6e3
  2. #8088b9
  3. #666b91
  4. #4c506b
  5. #343647
  6. #1d1e26
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Simply Violet / 977
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 3.515 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. DE 5941 - Simply Violet
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 3.515 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2716
      #9ea1db
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 2716 U
      #a1afe9
      ΔE = 3.201 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Perfect Pearl B7-E2-3
      #a8a8d8
      ΔE = 3.452 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  7. RAL

    1. RAL 290 70 25
      #a1a6d6
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. RAL 280 70 25
      #9bacd8
      ΔE = 4.726 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  8. Matthews Paint

    1. Azureno / 3427
      #96a5d8
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  9. Brighto Paints

    1. 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. 6820 Indigo
      #a5aadb
      ΔE = 3.048 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.938 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  11. Vista Paint

    1. Roswell
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Petal Soft
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.938 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  12. Berger

    1. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.938 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 3.213 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Harbor View
      #98a7d2
      ΔE = 4.564 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  14. Asian Paints

    1. Edge Of Dawn / 7216
      #a4a9d8
      ΔE = 3.260 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Classic Vase / 9152
      #99aad9
      ΔE = 3.941 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  15. Kelly-Moore

    1. Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 3.429 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 3.986 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  16. Behr

    1. Lavender Sky P540-4
      #9eacdd
      ΔE = 3.454 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Pageant Song 600B-4
      #90a0ce
      ΔE = 5.044 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 3.467 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. S 1040-R80B
      #85a9ea
      ΔE = 4.753 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  18. Tikkurila

    1. 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 3.628 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  19. Taubmans

    1. Almost Purple / T12 37.F1
      #a0a4d1
      ΔE = 3.640 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. Eye Shadow / T12 38.E2
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 4.550 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  20. Brillux

    1. 51.15.15
      #aba9da
      ΔE = 3.758 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. 51.15.18
      #9c9acb
      ΔE = 5.243 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  21. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 3.824 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  22. Glidden

    1. Fresh Hyacinth / 54BB 41/237
      #99a8d6
      ΔE = 3.857 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  23. Little Greene

    1. Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 3.889 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  24. Dulux

    1. 82BB 38/251
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 4.111 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  25. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 4.111 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  26. ProMarker

    1. Bluebell
      #acafe4
      ΔE = 4.131 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  27. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6262
      #a6a9d4
      ΔE = 4.143 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  28. ECOS Paints

    1. Childish Wonder (1261)
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 4.237 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Velvet Robe (1276)
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 4.278 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  29. Diamond Vogel

    1. Childish Wonder / 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 4.237 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Velvet Robe / 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 4.278 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  30. Colortrend

    1. 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 4.237 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 4.278 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  31. Resene

    1. Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 4.250 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Wistful B73-042-284
      #a29ecd
      ΔE = 4.679 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  32. Coronado Paint

    1. 7208 - Petal Soft
      #a1abd6
      ΔE = 4.277 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 7216 - Roswell
      #99aad6
      ΔE = 4.589 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  33. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Lavender Legend / 7159
      #a6a1cf
      ΔE = 4.502 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  34. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-4 Crocus
      #969bcf
      ΔE = 4.531 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  35. Bristol

    1. Eye Shadow / P106-C4
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 4.550 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 5.226 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  36. Apple Barrel

    1. Wisteria / 21977E
      #9a9ccd
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  37. Sikkens

    1. V0.20.60
      #959fcd
      ΔE = 4.575 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. U6.18.63
      #9aaad5
      ΔE = 4.687 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  38. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 4.584 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R60B
      #9c9bcc
      ΔE = 4.919 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  39. Nippon Paint

    1. Rainmaker / NP PB 1483 T
      #99a5cf
      ΔE = 4.586 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Purplettes / NP PB 1500 T
      #91a6d3
      ΔE = 5.083 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  40. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu Alice
      #a3a9d1
      ΔE = 4.664 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Cap au lierre
      #a7a7ce
      ΔE = 5.020 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  41. Nerolac

    1. Meadow Phlox - 2326
      #aca3d4
      ΔE = 4.670 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  42. Caparol

    1. 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 4.678 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 5.020 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  43. Krylon

    1. Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 4.740 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  44. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-e
      #a3add7
      ΔE = 4.747 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. 36-e1
      #9da7cf
      ΔE = 4.767 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  45. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-42 Night Fever
      #a4a2cc
      ΔE = 4.756 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  46. Pascol

    1. Purple Tulip PZ7070
      #a09ecb
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  47. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Illusion / 40D-2
      #a7aad2
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. First Dance / 40C-5
      #aba9d1
      ΔE = 5.153 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  48. General Paint

    1. Tyrian / CL 2425M
      #9fa9d0
      ΔE = 5.005 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  49. Dutch Boy

    1. Lavender Sunset
      #a2a2ca
      ΔE = 5.008 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  50. ICI Paints

    1. Night Magic 03RB 42/220
      #a5a2cb
      ΔE = 5.037 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  51. Disney

    1. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 5.206 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  52. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 5.235 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  53. Beckers

    1. Sjöbris 740 / S 2319-R89B
      #a49fca
      ΔE = 5.240 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  54. Duron

    1. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 5.248 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  55. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Painted Sunset 29-9
      #9e9ec8
      ΔE = 5.249 / LRV ≈ 35.9%

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#9ca6e3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9ca6e3 foreground

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="color: #9ca6e3">…</p>

#9ca6e3 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: #9ca6e3">…</p>

#9ca6e3 shadow

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9ca6e3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10266339
Binary
10011100, 10100110, 11100011
Hexadecimal
#9ca6e3
LRV
≈ 39.9%
Closest short hex
#9ae ΔE = 2.112
RGB
rgb(156, 166, 227)
RGBA
rgba(156, 166, 227, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.284, g: 0.302, b: 0.413
RYB
red: 61.176%, yellow: 64.614%, blue: 89.020%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6510877 / 0xff9ca6e3
HSL
hsl(232, 56%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 56%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (231.549), saturation: 31% (0.313), value: 89% (0.890)
HSP
hue: 231.549, saturation: 31.278%, perceived brightness: 67.156%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.878, S: 66.170, L: 69.388
Cubehelix
H: -130.286, S: 0.520, L: 0.666
TSL
T: -2.600, S: 0.078, L: 0.667
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.313), magenta: 27% (0.269), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.110)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.388), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 11% (0.110)
XYZ
X: 41.208, Y: 39.885, Z: 78.186
xyY
x: 0.259, y: 0.250, Y: 39.885
CIELab
L: 69.388, a: 10.378, b: -31.876
CIELuv
L: 69.388, u: -8.348, v: -51.993
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.388, C: 33.523, H: 288.035
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.388, C: 52.659, H: 260.878
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.155, a: 5.949, b: -29.193
CIECAM02
J: 60.206, C: 37.887, h: 269.082, Q: 152.873, M: 33.132, s: 46.554, H: 315.924
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.244, jaune: -5.634, green: 0.065
LMS
L: 34.634, M: 39.188, S: 77.554
YCbCr
Y: 162.002, Cb: 156.259, Cr: 119.279
YCoCg
Y: 178.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: 21.250
YDbDr
Y: 169.964, Db: 85.813, Dr: 26.567
YPbPr
Y: 168.262, Pb: 31.650, Pr: -7.806
xvYCC
Y: 160.507, Cb: 155.802, Cr: 121.143
YIQ
Y: 169.964, I: -25.554, Q: 16.865
YUV
Y: 169.964, U: 28.069, V: -12.251
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.984
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.373

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