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#9cb8ba Hex Color Code

#9cb8ba Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9cb8ba is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #9cb8ba is comprised of 61.18% red, 72.16% green and 72.94% blue. In the HSL color space #9cb8ba has a hue of 184° (degrees), 18% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 490.12 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#9cb8ba linear gradient to complementary #bc9d9a

  1. #9cb8ba
  2. #a2b4b5
  3. #a8afaf
  4. #aeabaa
  5. #b3a6a5
  6. #b8a29f
  7. #bc9d9a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7b9698
  2. #86a1a3
  3. #91acae
  4. #9cb8ba
  5. #a7c4c6
  6. #b3cfd1
  7. #bfdbdd

Tints and Shades

#9cb8ba to white

  1. #9cb8ba
  2. #acc4c5
  3. #bdcfd1
  4. #cddbdc
  5. #dde7e8
  6. #eef3f3
  7. #ffffff

#9cb8ba to black

  1. #9cb8ba
  2. #809798
  3. #657778
  4. #4c5859
  5. #343b3c
  6. #1d2021
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Key Largo 30BG 49/101
      #9bb9bc
      ΔE = 0.672 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. ★ Restless Sea 90GG 46/080
      #9db4b3
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  2. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Bear Run
      #9ab9bb
      ΔE = 0.718 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Bear Run / 10BG 46/112
      #9db9b5
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  3. CIL

    1. ★ Bear Run
      #9ab9bb
      ΔE = 0.718 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Wilton Blue
      #9eb5bc
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BG 46/112
      #9ab9bb
      ΔE = 0.718 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. 50BG 44/094
      #9db5bb
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ TF250-3
      #9db9bd
      ΔE = 1.042 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. T2027-1
      #9ebec3
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 25-e4
      #98b6b9
      ΔE = 1.049 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 29-e4
      #98bac1
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  7. California Paints

    1. ★ Bulfinch Blue
      #9eb6b8
      ΔE = 1.051 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  8. Levis

    1. ★ Kristalblauw
      #98b9bb
      ΔE = 1.162 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3010-B30G
      #9cb5b6
      ΔE = 1.229 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3010-B10G
      #9cb2b5
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5352
      #98b5b6
      ΔE = 1.325 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. 5351
      #a1b9b6
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Joyflight / T10 46K-1
      #9bb4b6
      ΔE = 1.450 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. ★ Lake District / T12 45.D9
      #a1bcc0
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  12. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7315-41 Mermaid Whisper
      #9ab4b5
      ΔE = 1.503 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 7396-41 Subaquatic Blue
      #9fb5b2
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  13. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Open Air
      #a3babb
      ΔE = 1.620 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Nursery Rhyme
      #a6b7bb
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  14. Bristol

    1. ★ Mirage Lake / P120-C4
      #a3bbbc
      ΔE = 1.689 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. Cloudy Sky / P118-C3
      #a3bdc2
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Colonial Aqua 455-4
      #a0bcc0
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Holly Glen 401-4
      #a1b7b5
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Colonial Aqua / 455-4
      #a0bcc0
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Holly Glen / 401-4
      #a1b7b5
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  17. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-32-3 Twilight Zone
      #96b6bb
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. ★ 5-30-3 Nocturnal Sea
      #9fb8b6
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Boucl� 24-26
      #9cb8b6
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  19. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 5503 C
      #94b7bb
      ΔE = 1.923 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 7542 C
      #a4bcc2
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  20. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Berrisford Blue
      #a3bdbf
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  21. Behr

    1. ★ Pacific Blue B-7w
      #a0bcc1
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Evening Shadows RAH-67
      #a2b7bd
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  22. Sico

    1. ★ 6159-41 On the Horizon
      #98bcbd
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 6162-41 Subaquatic Blue
      #9fb5b2
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  23. Caparol

    1. ★ 79 4 177 / Neutral Gruen 3
      #98bcc0
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  24. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Ocean City Blue / 718
      #98b3b8
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Kensington Green / 710
      #9bbab6
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  25. Audi

    1. Aeroblau Metallic / G9, LY5R
      #98b2b6
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. Ocean's Reflection X107R203D
      #a2b7bc
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Cat's Cradle X93R191D
      #99b9c1
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  27. Brighto Paints

    1. 7202 Bluegreen
      #a3bcc1
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  28. Resene

    1. Chi B80-024-211
      #9fbfc2
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  29. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Festoon Aqua - 0019
      #a0bbb8
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  30. Tikkurila

    1. 4906
      #9fb6b3
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  31. Colortrend

    1. 0484
      #9fb3b2
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 0498
      #98b0b4
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  32. Diamond Vogel

    1. Stormy Bay / 0484
      #9fb3b2
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. Wonder Land / 0498
      #98b0b4
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  33. GM / General Motors

    1. Seamist Green
      #92b8b8
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  34. Vista Paint

    1. Mystic Lake
      #9fb4b2
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  35. Berger

    1. Mystic Lake / 8344
      #9fb4b2
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  36. Scib Paints

    1. Mystic Lake / 8344
      #9fb4b2
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  37. Ford

    1. Silver Smoke Gray
      #a4b5b5
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  38. Rodda Paint

    1. Tropical Sea 7416
      #9abcc3
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  39. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Tropical Sea / 7416
      #9abcc3
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  40. Coronado Paint

    1. 7385 - Exotic Port
      #a2bdc3
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  41. Kansai Paint

    1. Blue Green
      #a3b8be
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  42. Beckers

    1. Sundborn 743 / 3810-R97B
      #98b2b8
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  43. Sikkens

    1. Q0.05.65
      #a2b3b5
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  44. British Standard

    1. BS381 697 - Light admiralty grey
      #a6bcba
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  45. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2010-B30G
      #a7bdbc
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  46. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25414
      #98b2b0
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  47. General Paint

    1. Scurry / CL 3053W
      #a7bfc0
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 49.3%

#9cb8ba HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9cb8ba foreground

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #9cb8ba">…</p>

#9cb8ba background

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

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #9cb8ba">…</p>

#9cb8ba shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9cb8ba">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10270906
Binary
10011100, 10111000, 10111010
Hexadecimal
#9cb8ba
LRV
≈ 44.9%
Closest short hex
#9bb ΔE = 1.799
RGB
rgb(156, 184, 186)
RGBA
rgba(156, 184, 186, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.297, g: 0.350, b: 0.354
RYB
red: 0.612%, yellow: 0.669%, blue: 0.729%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6506310 / 0xff9cb8ba
HSL
hsl(184, 18%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(184, 18%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 184° (184.000), saturation: 16% (0.161), value: 73% (0.729)
HSP
hue: 184.000, saturation: 16.129%, perceived brightness: 69.151%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 197.905, S: 26.754, L: 72.821
Cubehelix
H: -184.229, S: 0.217, L: 0.689
TSL
T: -1.555, S: 0.054, L: 0.690
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.161), magenta: 1% (0.011), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.271)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.388), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 27% (0.271)
XYZ
X: 39.711, Y: 44.893, Z: 53.018
xyY
x: 0.289, y: 0.326, Y: 44.893
CIELab
L: 72.821, a: -9.060, b: -4.204
CIELuv
L: 72.821, u: -14.873, v: -4.805
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.821, C: 9.988, H: 204.892
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.821, C: 15.630, H: 197.905
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.002, a: -11.459, b: -0.014
CIECAM02
J: 64.043, C: 16.381, h: 204.196, Q: 157.668, M: 14.325, s: 30.142, H: 258.984
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.085, jaune: -0.763, green: 1.848
LMS
L: 39.776, M: 48.588, S: 52.867
YCbCr
Y: 167.056, Cb: 133.022, Cr: 115.566
YCgCo
Y: 177.500, Cg: 6.500, Co: 31.500
YDbDr
Y: 175.856, Db: 15.266, Dr: 37.758
YPbPr
Y: 178.180, Pb: 4.220, Pr: -14.092
xvYCC
Y: 169.025, Cb: 131.707, Cr: 115.621
YIQ
Y: 175.856, I: -17.323, Q: -5.298
YUV
Y: 175.856, U: 4.993, V: -17.420
Munsell Color System
2.5B 7/2 ΔE = 1.238
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 12.501

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