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#c9b6f9 Hex Color Code

#c9b6f9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c9b6f9 is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #c9b6f9 is comprised of 78.82% red, 71.37% green and 97.65% blue. In the HSL color space #c9b6f9 has a hue of 257° (degrees), 85% saturation and 85% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 430.27 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#c9b6f9 linear gradient to complementary #dbe7c8

  1. #c9b6f9
  2. #cdbef1
  3. #d1c6e9
  4. #d4cfe1
  5. #d7d7d9
  6. #d9dfd0
  7. #dbe7c8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a392d2
  2. #b09edf
  3. #bcaaec
  4. #c9b6f9
  5. #d6c2ff
  6. #e3cfff
  7. #f0dcff

Tones

  1. #c9b6f9
  2. #ccbcf4
  3. #cfc1ee
  4. #d1c7e9
  5. #d4cde3
  6. #d6d2de
  7. #d8d8d8

Tints and Shades

#c9b6f9 to white

  1. #c9b6f9
  2. #d2c2fa
  3. #dccefb
  4. #e5dafc
  5. #eee6fd
  6. #f6f3fe
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#c9b6f9 to black

  1. #c9b6f9
  2. #a495cb
  3. #81759e
  4. #605774
  5. #403b4d
  6. #232029
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. 942 U
      #c6b5ed
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
    2. 942 C
      #c0aee7
      ΔE = 3.876 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  2. Caparol

    1. 87 9 304 / Ultram.violett Brill. 20
      #d0bcf8
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
    2. 85 7 288 / Ultram.violett Hell 30
      #c4bcf0
      ΔE = 3.782 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  3. Plascon

    1. Eater Bunny P4-B2-2
      #d0b8ec
      ΔE = 3.579 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
    2. Imagination P1-C2-3
      #c8c0f4
      ΔE = 4.343 / LRV ≈ 56.5%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R60B
      #c5b0e6
      ΔE = 3.702 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  5. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R50B
      #c7b2e3
      ΔE = 4.273 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  6. Crown Paint

    1. Purple Heart
      #c3b0de
      ΔE = 5.205 / LRV ≈ 47.9%

#c9b6f9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c9b6f9 foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #c9b6f9">…</p>

#c9b6f9 background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #c9b6f9">…</p>

#c9b6f9 shadow

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c9b6f9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13219577
Binary
11001001, 10110110, 11111001
Hexadecimal
#c9b6f9
LRV
≈ 52.7%
Closest short hex
#cbf ΔE = 1.749
RGB
rgb(201, 182, 249)
RGBA
rgba(201, 182, 249, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.318, g: 0.288, b: 0.394
RYB
red: 78.824%, yellow: 71.373%, blue: 97.647%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3557639 / 0xffc9b6f9
HSL
hsl(257, 85%, 85%)
HSLA
hsla(257, 85%, 85%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 257° (257.015), saturation: 27% (0.269), value: 98% (0.976)
HSP
hue: 257.015, saturation: 26.908%, perceived brightness: 77.038%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 276.147, S: 90.075, L: 77.705
Cubehelix
H: -108.412, S: 0.609, L: 0.765
TSL
T: -3.674, S: 0.064, L: 0.766
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.193), magenta: 27% (0.269), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 2% (0.024)
CMY
cyan: 21% (0.212), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 2% (0.024)
XYZ
X: 57.910, Y: 52.713, Z: 96.728
xyY
x: 0.279, y: 0.254, Y: 52.713
CIELab
L: 77.705, a: 19.979, b: -30.702
CIELuv
L: 77.705, u: 5.629, v: -52.265
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 77.705, C: 36.630, H: 303.054
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 77.705, C: 52.568, H: 276.147
Hunter-Lab
L: 72.603, a: 15.320, b: -28.168
CIECAM02
J: 70.830, C: 36.885, h: 290.198, Q: 165.814, M: 32.255, s: 44.105, H: 328.078
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.235, jaune: -5.557, green: -1.744
LMS
L: 49.374, M: 49.324, S: 96.013
YCbCr
Y: 183.787, Cb: 154.601, Cr: 131.584
YCoCg
Y: 203.500, Cg: -21.500, Co: 38.250
YDbDr
Y: 195.319, Db: 80.761, Dr: -10.788
YPbPr
Y: 190.871, Pb: 31.315, Pr: 6.418
xvYCC
Y: 179.925, Cb: 155.508, Cr: 133.638
YIQ
Y: 195.319, I: -10.206, Q: 24.864
YUV
Y: 195.319, U: 26.418, V: 4.984
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/8 ΔE = 5.820
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 11.469

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