#9fbdad Color Information

#9fbdad Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #9fbdad, and its official name is White Spruce. In RGB, it consists of 62.4% Red, 74.1% Green, and 67.8% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 15.9% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 8.5% Yellow, and 25.9% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 148.0°, with saturation of 18.5% and lightness of 68.2%. The decimal value for #9fbdad is 10468781, and its nearest "web safe" color is #99cc99. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #9fbdad is green. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is black. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#9fbdad Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorWhite Spruce Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color159, 189, 173 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color62.4%, 74.1%, 67.8% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.376, 0.259, 0.322 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.159, 0, 0.085, 0.259 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color148.0°, 18.5%, 68.2% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color148.0°, 15.9%, 74.1% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color40.038, 46.783, 46.455 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color159, 179, 189 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code10468781 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color74.051, -13.336, 4.696 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)74.051, 14.139, 160.600 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color74.051, -15.484, 9.148 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color68.398, -15.208, 7.610 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.300, 0.351, 46.783 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4288658861 / 0xff9fbdad Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#99cc99 Copy
Last Updated: June 11, 2024

Shades of #9fbdad

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #9fbdad, its pure hue is 148.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 18.5%, and its lightness is 68.2%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 9 different shades of #9fbdad, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #141816 to #8ba597.

Tints of #9fbdad

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #9fbdad, its pure hue is 148.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 18.5%, and its lightness is 68.2%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #9fbdad, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #abc5b7 to #f3f7f5.

Tones of #9fbdad

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #9fbdad, its pure hue is 148.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 18.5%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #9fbdad, which range from #aeaeae (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #5dffa9 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #9fbdad

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #9fbdad! For #9fbdad, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #9fbdad. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #9fbdad

This color, #9fbdad, consists of 62.4% Red, 74.1% Green, and 67.8% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 159, Green = 189, Blue = 173. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #9fbdad is 15.9% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 8.5% Yellow, and 25.9% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R62.4%
C15.9%
G74.1%
M0.0%
B67.8%
Y8.5%
K25.9%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 159 189 173
Octal 237 275 255
Hexa #9f #bd #ad
Binary 10011111 10111101 10101101
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 15 0 8 25
Octal 17 0 10 31
Hexa #0f #00 #08 #19
Binary 00001111 00000000 00001000 00011001

Analogous Colors of #9fbdad

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #9fbdad — which has hue 148.0° — its analogous colors are located at 118.0° and 178.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #9fbdad.

Triadic Colors of #9fbdad

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #9fbdad — which has hue 148.0° — its triadic colors are located at 28.0° and 268.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #9fbdad.

Complementary Color of #9fbdad

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #9fbdad — which has hue 148.0° — its complementary color is located at 328.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #9fbdad.

Split Complementary Colors of #9fbdad

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #9fbdad — which has hue 148.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 148.0° and 358.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #9fbdad.

Tetradic Colors of #9fbdad

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #9fbdad — which has hue 148.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 58.0°, 148.0°, 238.0°, and 328.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #9fbdad.

Monochromatic Colors of #9fbdad

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #9fbdad, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #7a9185 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #cbe2d6 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #9fbdad

We want to make getting started with #9fbdad on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #9fbdad into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #9fbdad can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #9fbdad with other HTML elements.

#9fbdad Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #9fbdad.
<span style="color: #9fbdad;">The color of this text is #9fbdad.</span>

#9fbdad Background Color

The background color for this text is #9fbdad.
<div style="background-color: #9fbdad; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #9fbdad.</div>

#9fbdad Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #9fbdad.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #9fbdad;">This color for the shadow of this text is #9fbdad.</span>

#9fbdad Border Color

This is a div with border color #9fbdad.
<div style="border: #9fbdad 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #9fbdad.</div>

#9fbdad Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #9fbdad on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #9fbdad; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #9fbdad on a white background.</div></div>

#9fbdad Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #9fbdad on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #9fbdad; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #9fbdad on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #9fbdad to White

This is a gradient from #9fbdad to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#9fbdad,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#9fbdad,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#9fbdad,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#9fbdad,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #9fbdad to white.</div>

Gradient from #9fbdad to Black

This is a gradient from #9fbdad to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#9fbdad,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#9fbdad,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#9fbdad,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#9fbdad,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #9fbdad to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #9fbdad

In addition to using #9fbdad on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #9fbdad in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #9fbdad, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 159, Green = 189, Blue = 173). If you need details about the color coordinates of #9fbdad in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #9fbdad
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(159, 189, 173)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #9fbdad; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #9fbdad; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #9fbdad; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(159, 189, 173);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#9fbdad")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:159, green:189, blue:173, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:159 green:189 blue:173 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(159f, 189f, 173f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(159, 189, 173);
 

#9fbdad Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #9fbdad the same way. For those with color blindness, #9fbdad might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #9fbdad looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #9fbdad is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #9fbdad looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #9fbdad will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Not Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #9fbdad is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 2.0:1 against white. Under both the AA and AAA level standards, this is not a high enough ratio to be considered accessible for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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