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#9aabef Hex Color Code

#9aabef Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9aabef is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #9aabef is comprised of 60.39% red, 67.06% green and 93.73% blue. In the HSL color space #9aabef has a hue of 228° (degrees), 73% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.12 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#9aabef linear gradient to complementary #d7d6b2

  1. #9aabef
  2. #a7b2e5
  3. #b2b9db
  4. #bdc0d1
  5. #c6c7c7
  6. #cfcfbd
  7. #d7d6b2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #788acc
  2. #8395d7
  3. #8fa0e3
  4. #9aabef
  5. #a6b6fb
  6. #b1c2ff
  7. #bdcdff

Tones

  1. #9aabef
  2. #a2afe8
  3. #aab3e1
  4. #b1b7da
  5. #b8bbd3
  6. #bec0cb
  7. #c4c4c4

Tints and Shades

#9aabef to white

  1. #9aabef
  2. #acb8f2
  3. #bdc6f5
  4. #ced4f7
  5. #dfe2fa
  6. #eff1fd
  7. #ffffff

#9aabef to black

  1. #9aabef
  2. #7f8cc3
  3. #656f98
  4. #4c5270
  5. #34384a
  6. #1d1f27
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2716 U
      #a1afe9
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. 2716 C
      #9faee5
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  2. Caparol

    1. 80 12 265 / Astra 80
      #94a4e8
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 80 12 270 / Aquarell 80
      #9ca4e8
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 39.4%

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#9aabef HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9aabef foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #9aabef">…</p>

#9aabef background

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #9aabef">…</p>

#9aabef shadow

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

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

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10136559
Binary
10011010, 10101011, 11101111
Hexadecimal
#9aabef
LRV
≈ 42.2%
Closest short hex
#9ae ΔE = 0.368
RGB
rgb(154, 171, 239)
RGBA
rgba(154, 171, 239, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.273, g: 0.303, b: 0.424
RYB
red: 0.604%, yellow: 0.659%, blue: 0.937%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6640657 / 0xff9aabef
HSL
hsl(228, 73%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 73%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.000), saturation: 36% (0.356), value: 94% (0.937)
HSP
hue: 228.000, saturation: 35.565%, perceived brightness: 68.787%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.686, S: 79.529, L: 71.027
Cubehelix
H: -133.684, S: 0.617, L: 0.680
TSL
T: -2.446, S: 0.090, L: 0.681
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.356), magenta: 28% (0.285), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 6% (0.063)
CMY
cyan: 40% (0.396), magenta: 33% (0.329), yellow: 6% (0.063)
XYZ
X: 43.465, Y: 42.226, Z: 87.505
xyY
x: 0.251, y: 0.244, Y: 42.226
CIELab
L: 71.027, a: 10.101, b: -35.901
CIELuv
L: 71.027, u: -11.781, v: -58.885
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.027, C: 37.294, H: 285.714
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.027, C: 60.052, H: 258.686
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.982, a: 5.677, b: -34.353
CIECAM02
J: 61.949, C: 42.128, h: 265.588, Q: 155.069, M: 36.840, s: 48.741, H: 314.037
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.259, jaune: -6.326, green: 0.409
LMS
L: 35.781, M: 41.631, S: 86.757
YCbCr
Y: 165.184, Cb: 160.368, Cr: 115.709
YCgCo
Y: 183.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: 17.250
YDbDr
Y: 173.669, Db: 98.294, Dr: 37.417
YPbPr
Y: 172.275, Pb: 35.955, Pr: -11.628
xvYCC
Y: 163.954, Cb: 159.584, Cr: 117.786
YIQ
Y: 173.669, I: -31.973, Q: 17.562
YUV
Y: 173.669, U: 32.151, V: -17.256
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 7.057
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 8.111

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