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#9cb8c6 Hex Color Code

#9cb8c6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9cb8c6 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #9cb8c6 is comprised of 61.18% red, 72.16% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #9cb8c6 has a hue of 200° (degrees), 27% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 484.16 nm.

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#9cb8c6 linear gradient to complementary #c5ac9d

  1. #9cb8c6
  2. #a4b6bf
  3. #acb4b8
  4. #b3b2b1
  5. #b9b0ab
  6. #bfaea4
  7. #c5ac9d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7a96a3
  2. #85a1af
  3. #91acba
  4. #9cb8c6
  5. #a8c4d2
  6. #b3d0de
  7. #bfdcea

Tints and Shades

#9cb8c6 to white

  1. #9cb8c6
  2. #acc4cf
  3. #bdcfd9
  4. #cddbe2
  5. #dee7ec
  6. #eef3f5
  7. #ffffff

#9cb8c6 to black

  1. #9cb8c6
  2. #8097a2
  3. #65777f
  4. #4c585e
  5. #343b3f
  6. #1d2022
  7. #000000

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  1. Ford

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #9ab9c7
      ΔE = 0.735 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Pastel Academy Blue
      #9ec0d0
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  2. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Waterproof
      #9bb6c3
      ΔE = 0.810 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. ★ Wild Blue Yonder
      #9bb7c2
      ΔE = 1.391 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  3. Humbrol

    1. ★ 127 Us Ghost Grey
      #9cb6c3
      ΔE = 0.820 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  4. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9727
      #a0bac7
      ΔE = 0.996 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. V435
      #a0b3c2
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  5. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.09.15
      #9eb6c5
      ΔE = 1.283 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. ★ 66.09.15
      #9cb5c0
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-35-3 Windswept
      #9db5c3
      ΔE = 1.289 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. ★ 3-36-3 Blue Buff
      #a4bbca
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  7. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD360-2
      #9fb6c4
      ΔE = 1.297 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. ★ DD405-2
      #95b4c5
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BG 44/129
      #97b6c3
      ΔE = 1.355 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. ★ Amazon Beat 4
      #a0bbcd
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  9. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Vista Blue
      #9db5c1
      ΔE = 1.382 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1245P Blue Steam
      #9cbbc7
      ΔE = 1.556 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. ★ 441
      #99b3c1
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  11. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Respite - 6514
      #97b4c3
      ΔE = 1.571 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. French Moire - 9056
      #9fbbc3
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Blueberry Slush 27-28
      #a3b9c6
      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. Pale Cadet 26-25
      #a2b9c1
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 2422
      #98b4c4
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. 81 5 214 / Aquamarin 40
      #98b8cc
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  14. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Rules the Waves
      #9fbbc6
      ΔE = 1.668 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  15. Sto

    1. ★ 35334
      #9db4c0
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 35323
      #a2bbc3
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  16. Alcro

    1. ★ Storsjo
      #9cb8ca
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7695 CP
      #94b6c5
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. ★ P 117-10 U
      #a0bccc
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  18. Tollens

    1. ★ T2013-6
      #97b8c4
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  19. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Daydream
      #a0b5c2
      ΔE = 1.766 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  20. 1829

    1. ★ Pompadour
      #9ab3c0
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  21. Duron

    1. ★ Meditative
      #9eb4c2
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. ★ Powder Blue
      #9bb6c9
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  22. Levis

    1. ★ Subtle Indigo
      #97b4c5
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Shady Blue C40
      #98b6cb
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  23. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 5-4 Vintage Blue
      #a2bac4
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. 41-4 Awning Stripe
      #a7bdca
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  24. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Grand Bay / 8273
      #9fb4c1
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. ★ Tropical Sea / 7416
      #93b6c3
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  25. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7322-31 Lucky Star
      #97bacc
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. 7320-41 Impetuous Blue
      #93b8c4
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  26. Colortrend

    1. ★ Grey Door
      #a2b7c1
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 0504
      #a1b3be
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  27. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Anchors Away / 887
      #9ebbcd
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Overcast Sky / 988
      #a7b8c4
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  28. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5814 - Anchors Away
      #9ebbcd
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. DE 5793 - Frozen Tundra
      #a3bfcb
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  29. Sikkens

    1. ★ S0.15.65
      #93b5c5
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  30. Audi

    1. ★ Liquidblau Metallic / LY5J, Q1
      #a2bbc5
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  31. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Marlboro Blue / HC-153
      #96bac7
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Sheer Romance / 837
      #9bb5c8
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  32. Behr

    1. ★ 550E-3 Viking
      #a0becc
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Porch Swing EPFD-14
      #9bb8c1
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  33. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1038
      #99bacd
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 4060
      #a3bfce
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  34. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Jordan / 90BG 50/157
      #a0becb
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ Teton Sky / 10BB 49/137
      #a6bbc8
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  35. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Silver Lightning
      #97bbcd
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Silver Topaz
      #94b3bf
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  36. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Captain's Walk 70BG 51/116
      #a1bdc8
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. 4136 Nikko 10BB 48/117
      #a0b5c6
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  37. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Tropical Sea / 7416
      #93b6c3
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Fast Breeze / 9226
      #9fbfcc
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  38. Berger

    1. ★ Tropical Sea / 7416
      #93b6c3
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Dresden Falls / 7369
      #95bbcf
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  39. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5298
      #93b9c8
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. 5345
      #a1b8c0
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  40. Olympic

    1. ★ Crescendo D54-3
      #9bb6bf
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. Pounding Surf D53-3
      #a5bdcb
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  41. Teknos

    1. GBI049
      #93b8c5
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  42. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Always Blue 451-3
      #a1b9cb
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  43. Porter Paints

    1. Always Blue / 451-3
      #a1b9cb
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  44. McCormick Paints

    1. Bali Blue
      #a1b4bf
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  45. Vista Paint

    1. Bali Blue
      #a1b4bf
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. Dresden Falls
      #95bbcf
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  46. Kelly-Moore

    1. Dresden Falls / KM3156-1
      #9fbdcf
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. Maracay Bay / KM3165-2
      #a3b8c0
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  47. Taubmans

    1. Blue Star / T12 44.D8
      #92b5c2
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Blue Bounty / T08 100-2
      #a5bdc6
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  48. Bristol

    1. Blue Star / P117-C3
      #92b5c2
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Hush Blue / P114-C3
      #91b1c1
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  49. TRUMATCH

    1. 27-e3
      #98bbc6
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  50. Rodda Paint

    1. Grand Bay 8273
      #a5bac3
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  51. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Grand Bay / 8273
      #a5bac3
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  52. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Vault
      #96b9cd
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Cincinnatian Hotel Ashley Atrium
      #a7bdca
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  53. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5339 B
      #a1b8c0
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  54. Chrysler

    1. Sterling Blue
      #a6b9c2
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Ice Blue
      #a2b3be
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  55. Diamond Vogel

    1. Indian Tears / 0504
      #a1b3be
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Chicago Skyline / 0631
      #9bb0bd
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  56. Coronado Paint

    1. 7369 - Dresden Falls
      #91baca
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 8273 - Grand Bay
      #9ab1bb
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  57. AMC

    1. Ice Blue
      #a2b3be
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  58. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-34-3 Sorcerer
      #a5bbc3
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  59. Dulux Australia

    1. Vanilla Ice / A348
      #a4c0ce
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  60. General Paint

    1. Blue Bound / CL 2272W
      #a8becb
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  61. CIL

    1. Lunenburg
      #9bb0bd
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 41.7%

#9cb8c6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9cb8c6 foreground

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="color: #9cb8c6">…</p>

#9cb8c6 background

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="background-color: #9cb8c6">…</p>

#9cb8c6 shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9cb8c6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10270918
Binary
10011100, 10111000, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#9cb8c6
LRV
≈ 45.4%
Closest short hex
#9bc ΔE = 1.656
RGB
rgb(156, 184, 198)
RGBA
rgba(156, 184, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.290, g: 0.342, b: 0.368
RYB
red: 0.612%, yellow: 0.678%, blue: 0.776%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6506298 / 0xff9cb8c6
HSL
hsl(200, 27%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(200, 27%, 69%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 200° (200.000), saturation: 21% (0.212), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 200.000, saturation: 21.212%, perceived brightness: 69.732%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 223.898, S: 29.215, L: 73.171
Cubehelix
H: -166.073, S: 0.282, L: 0.695
TSL
T: -1.907, S: 0.059, L: 0.695
CMYK
cyan: 21% (0.212), magenta: 7% (0.071), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.388), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 22% (0.224)
XYZ
X: 41.041, Y: 45.425, Z: 60.021
xyY
x: 0.280, y: 0.310, Y: 45.425
CIELab
L: 73.171, a: -6.440, b: -10.245
CIELuv
L: 73.171, u: -15.158, v: -14.586
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.171, C: 12.100, H: 237.847
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.171, C: 21.036, H: 223.898
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.398, a: -9.251, b: -5.622
CIECAM02
J: 64.439, C: 20.008, h: 227.160, Q: 158.156, M: 17.496, s: 33.261, H: 287.923
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.116, jaune: -1.787, green: 1.663
LMS
L: 39.842, M: 48.598, S: 59.765
YCbCr
Y: 168.232, Cb: 138.290, Cr: 114.714
YCgCo
Y: 180.500, Cg: 3.500, Co: 28.500
YDbDr
Y: 177.224, Db: 31.262, Dr: 40.362
YPbPr
Y: 179.044, Pb: 10.220, Pr: -14.644
xvYCC
Y: 169.767, Cb: 136.978, Cr: 115.136
YIQ
Y: 177.224, I: -21.178, Q: -1.565
YUV
Y: 177.224, U: 10.225, V: -18.620
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/4 ΔE = 1.785
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 8.634

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