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#9cb5e9 Hex Color Code

#9cb5e9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9cb5e9 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #9cb5e9 is comprised of 61.18% red, 70.98% green and 91.37% blue. In the HSL color space #9cb5e9 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 64% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.11 nm.

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#9cb5e9 linear gradient to complementary #d7d0ae

  1. #9cb5e9
  2. #a8b9df
  3. #b3bed6
  4. #bdc2cc
  5. #c7c7c2
  6. #cfcbb8
  7. #d7d0ae

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7993c5
  2. #859ed1
  3. #90a9dd
  4. #9cb5e9
  5. #a8c1f5
  6. #b4cdff
  7. #c0d9ff

Tones

  1. #9cb5e9
  2. #a4b7e3
  3. #abbadc
  4. #b1bcd6
  5. #b8bed0
  6. #bdc1c9
  7. #c3c3c3

Tints and Shades

#9cb5e9 to white

  1. #9cb5e9
  2. #adc1ed
  3. #becdf1
  4. #cfd9f4
  5. #dfe6f8
  6. #eff2fb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#9cb5e9 to black

  1. #9cb5e9
  2. #8094be
  3. #667595
  4. #4c576d
  5. #343a49
  6. #1d2027
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 2313
      #9cb4e4
      ΔE = 1.066 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. 42/12
      #90b8e4
      ΔE = 4.458 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Delectable 147-4
      #9cb4e2
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 3.851 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 4.292 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  4. Designers Guild

    1. ★ Jodphur
      #95b8ee
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  5. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R70B
      #a4bcef
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R70B
      #9bafd2
      ΔE = 4.791 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  6. Brillux

    1. 57.18.15
      #96b2df
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 60.18.15
      #87b1df
      ΔE = 5.084 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  7. Glidden

    1. French Country Blue / 36BB 46/231
      #9bb3dd
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Fresh Hyacinth / 54BB 41/237
      #99a8d6
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  8. Colortrend

    1. 0604
      #9aafdc
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 0596
      #9aafd2
      ΔE = 4.869 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  9. Berger

    1. Prince Charming / 7248
      #98afdc
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Washed indigo / 7272
      #98afd3
      ΔE = 4.810 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. Prince Charming / 7248
      #98afdc
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Washed indigo / 7272
      #98afd3
      ΔE = 4.810 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  11. Nerolac

    1. Burple - 2347
      #a8b3de
      ΔE = 3.129 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Sweet Lavender - 2340
      #aab1db
      ΔE = 4.003 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  12. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 3.132 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 3.410 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. Summer Blue / 2067-50
      #93b4e1
      ΔE = 3.152 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. Aqua Marina / 816
      #8eaeda
      ΔE = 4.430 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  14. Taubmans

    1. Eye Shadow / T12 38.E2
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 3.164 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. French Lilac / T12 38.E1
      #acbadd
      ΔE = 4.640 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  15. Bristol

    1. Eye Shadow / P106-C4
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 3.164 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 3.167 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 34-e1
      #9cb7db
      ΔE = 4.501 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  17. Resene

    1. Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 3.224 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  18. Sikkens

    1. U2.20.64
      #9bb4dc
      ΔE = 3.258 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. U0.20.70
      #a1b9dc
      ΔE = 4.570 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  19. Dutch Boy

    1. I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 3.265 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 4.609 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  20. Tikkurila

    1. 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 3.343 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. V351
      #92abd4
      ΔE = 4.939 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  21. Plascon

    1. Desert Water B5-B2-2
      #a8bcf4
      ΔE = 3.420 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. Dreamcatcher B4-B2-2
      #98bce8
      ΔE = 4.108 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  22. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A50
      #97b1da
      ΔE = 3.529 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  23. Dulux

    1. 56BB 45/240
      #97b1da
      ΔE = 3.529 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. 54BB 41/237
      #92abd3
      ΔE = 5.126 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  24. Pantone / PMS

    1. 278
      #94b5e0
      ΔE = 3.548 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 658
      #abbade
      ΔE = 4.389 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  25. Behr

    1. Anemone 590B-4
      #98afd8
      ΔE = 3.643 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Cornflower Blue 580B-5
      #92b1da
      ΔE = 4.250 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  26. Porter Paints

    1. French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 3.691 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 4.623 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  27. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Times / NP PB 1496 P
      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 3.699 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Night Drizzle / NP PB 1504 P
      #a4badf
      ΔE = 4.072 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  28. Crown Paint

    1. Lupin
      #a0b8de
      ΔE = 3.711 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  29. Diamond Vogel

    1. Blue Parlor / 0610
      #90aedc
      ΔE = 3.767 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. Lazy Day / 0596
      #9aafd2
      ΔE = 4.869 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  30. Peintures MF

    1. Rive du Delaware
      #94acd9
      ΔE = 3.867 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Cafard du lundi
      #96add7
      ΔE = 3.973 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  31. Kelly-Moore

    1. Prince Charming / KM3101-2
      #a6bce3
      ΔE = 4.005 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 5.062 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  32. Asian Paints

    1. Classic Vase / 9152
      #99aad9
      ΔE = 4.065 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Blue Effect / 9168
      #8faedb
      ΔE = 4.090 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  33. Duron

    1. Celestial
      #96afd7
      ΔE = 4.072 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 5.118 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  34. Laura Ashley

    1. 1504 Sapphire 4
      #95aed7
      ΔE = 4.096 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  35. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6017
      #91b6e1
      ΔE = 4.200 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. 6023
      #91abd8
      ΔE = 4.386 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  36. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-4 Paradise
      #95a9de
      ΔE = 4.247 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. 6820 Indigo
      #a5aadb
      ΔE = 5.056 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  37. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-3 Panache
      #a4b6d8
      ΔE = 4.359 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  38. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Twitlight Chimes 28-4
      #a6bce1
      ΔE = 4.409 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Gracie's Room 28-6
      #a4b1d3
      ΔE = 4.580 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  39. KILZ

    1. Slow Dance / B802
      #9aabd4
      ΔE = 4.416 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  40. GM / General Motors

    1. Pastel Blue
      #89b6e7
      ΔE = 4.430 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  41. Coronado Paint

    1. 7208 - Petal Soft
      #a1abd6
      ΔE = 4.433 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 7248 - Prince Charming
      #8fb0d8
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  42. Valspar Paint

    1. Mysterious Blue
      #9aaed3
      ΔE = 4.526 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Simply Periwinkle
      #94add5
      ΔE = 4.569 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  43. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 4.595 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  44. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 4.609 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Indulgent - 6969
      #9fabcf
      ΔE = 5.241 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  45. Clark+Kensington

    1. European Charm / 39C-4
      #a0add1
      ΔE = 4.782 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  46. Vista Paint

    1. Washed Indigo
      #98afd3
      ΔE = 4.810 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Roswell
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 5.014 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  47. CIL

    1. Versailles
      #94aad3
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Elise
      #96b6da
      ΔE = 5.212 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  48. Disney

    1. 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 5.064 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  49. Focoltone

    1. 1063
      #88b2df
      ΔE = 5.114 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  50. Chrysler

    1. San Pedro Blue
      #8eb2da
      ΔE = 5.181 / LRV ≈ 42.7%

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#9cb5e9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9cb5e9 foreground

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

Aristotle
<p style="color: #9cb5e9">…</p>

#9cb5e9 background

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #9cb5e9">…</p>

#9cb5e9 shadow

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9cb5e9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10270185
Binary
10011100, 10110101, 11101001
Hexadecimal
#9cb5e9
LRV
≈ 46.0%
Closest short hex
#9be ΔE = 2.542
RGB
rgb(156, 181, 233)
RGBA
rgba(156, 181, 233, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.274, g: 0.318, b: 0.409
RYB
red: 61.176%, yellow: 68.577%, blue: 91.373%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6507031 / 0xff9cb5e9
HSL
hsl(221, 64%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 64%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.519), saturation: 33% (0.330), value: 91% (0.914)
HSP
hue: 220.519, saturation: 33.047%, perceived brightness: 70.910%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.251, S: 69.243, L: 73.544
Cubehelix
H: -141.527, S: 0.550, L: 0.703
TSL
T: -2.124, S: 0.083, L: 0.704
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.330), magenta: 22% (0.223), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.086)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.388), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 9% (0.086)
XYZ
X: 44.938, Y: 45.997, Z: 83.586
xyY
x: 0.257, y: 0.264, Y: 45.997
CIELab
L: 73.544, a: 3.554, b: -28.742
CIELuv
L: 73.544, u: -14.792, v: -46.212
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.544, C: 28.961, H: 277.050
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.544, C: 48.522, H: 252.251
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.821, a: -0.414, b: -25.597
CIECAM02
J: 64.840, C: 36.103, h: 257.587, Q: 158.647, M: 31.572, s: 44.610, H: 309.837
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.213, jaune: -5.020, green: 1.010
LMS
L: 39.116, M: 46.972, S: 82.958
YCbCr
Y: 170.150, Cb: 154.528, Cr: 113.333
YCoCg
Y: 187.750, Cg: -6.750, Co: 19.750
YDbDr
Y: 179.453, Db: 80.566, Dr: 44.609
YPbPr
Y: 179.419, Pb: 28.875, Pr: -14.892
xvYCC
Y: 170.089, Cb: 153.365, Cr: 114.918
YIQ
Y: 179.453, I: -31.599, Q: 10.893
YUV
Y: 179.453, U: 26.352, V: -20.576
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 2.999
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.148

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