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#9ca9ec Hex Color Code

#9ca9ec Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9ca9ec is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #9ca9ec is comprised of 61.18% red, 66.27% green and 92.55% blue. In the HSL color space #9ca9ec has a hue of 230° (degrees), 68% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.16 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#9ca9ec linear gradient to complementary #d5d6b2

  1. #9ca9ec
  2. #a8b0e3
  3. #b3b8d9
  4. #bcbfd0
  5. #c5c7c6
  6. #cdcebc
  7. #d5d6b2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7a89c9
  2. #8593d5
  3. #919ee0
  4. #9ca9ec
  5. #a7b4f8
  6. #b3bfff
  7. #becbff

Tones

  1. #9ca9ec
  2. #a4ade5
  3. #abb2df
  4. #b2b6d8
  5. #b8bbd2
  6. #bebfcb
  7. #c4c4c4

Tints and Shades

#9ca9ec to white

  1. #9ca9ec
  2. #aeb7ef
  3. #bec5f3
  4. #cfd3f6
  5. #dfe2f9
  6. #eff0fc
  7. #ffffff

#9ca9ec to black

  1. #9ca9ec
  2. #808bc0
  3. #666d97
  4. #4c516f
  5. #343749
  6. #1d1f27
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 270 / Aquarell 80
      #9ca4e8
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. ★ 80 12 265 / Astra 80
      #94a4e8
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2716 U
      #a1afe9
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 44.1%

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#9ca9ec HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9ca9ec foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #9ca9ec">…</p>

#9ca9ec background

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #9ca9ec">…</p>

#9ca9ec shadow

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9ca9ec">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10267116
Binary
10011100, 10101001, 11101100
Hexadecimal
#9ca9ec
LRV
≈ 41.5%
Closest short hex
#9ae ΔE = 0.744
RGB
rgb(156, 169, 236)
RGBA
rgba(156, 169, 236, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.278, g: 0.301, b: 0.421
RYB
red: 0.612%, yellow: 0.656%, blue: 0.925%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6510100 / 0xff9ca9ec
HSL
hsl(230, 68%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 68%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.250), saturation: 34% (0.339), value: 93% (0.925)
HSP
hue: 230.250, saturation: 33.898%, perceived brightness: 68.365%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.149, S: 76.124, L: 70.524
Cubehelix
H: -131.505, S: 0.589, L: 0.676
TSL
T: -2.544, S: 0.086, L: 0.677
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.339), magenta: 28% (0.284), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.075)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.388), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 7% (0.075)
XYZ
X: 43.034, Y: 41.498, Z: 85.083
xyY
x: 0.254, y: 0.245, Y: 41.498
CIELab
L: 70.524, a: 10.992, b: -35.036
CIELuv
L: 70.524, u: -9.983, v: -57.492
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.524, C: 36.720, H: 287.418
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.524, C: 58.352, H: 260.149
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.419, a: 6.510, b: -33.215
CIECAM02
J: 61.446, C: 41.064, h: 267.781, Q: 154.439, M: 35.910, s: 48.220, H: 315.218
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.257, jaune: -6.187, green: 0.188
LMS
L: 35.546, M: 40.684, S: 84.364
YCbCr
Y: 164.396, Cb: 159.337, Cr: 117.536
YCgCo
Y: 182.500, Cg: -13.500, Co: 19.000
YDbDr
Y: 172.751, Db: 95.161, Dr: 31.868
YPbPr
Y: 171.055, Pb: 34.995, Pr: -9.582
xvYCC
Y: 162.906, Cb: 158.741, Cr: 119.583
YIQ
Y: 172.751, I: -29.269, Q: 18.097
YUV
Y: 172.751, U: 31.126, V: -14.696
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 6.864
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.340

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