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#a1a8be Hex Color Code

#a1a8be Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a1a8be is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a1a8be is comprised of 63.14% red, 65.88% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #a1a8be has a hue of 226° (degrees), 18% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.43 nm.

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#a1a8be linear gradient to complementary #bbb7a4

  1. #a1a8be
  2. #a6aaba
  3. #aaadb5
  4. #afafb1
  5. #b3b2ad
  6. #b7b4a8
  7. #bbb7a4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #81889d
  2. #8c93a8
  3. #969db3
  4. #a1a8be
  5. #acb3c9
  6. #b7bed4
  7. #c2c9e0

Tints and Shades

#a1a8be to white

  1. #a1a8be
  2. #b0b6c9
  3. #c0c4d3
  4. #cfd3de
  5. #dfe1e9
  6. #eff0f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a1a8be to black

  1. #a1a8be
  2. #848a9b
  3. #686d7a
  4. #4e515b
  5. #35373d
  6. #1e1e21
  7. #000000 / #000

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Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ New Age Blue 70BB 43/127
      #a0a8bf
      ΔE = 0.427 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Swag Blue 50BB 46/091
      #a4adbd
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e4
      #9fa6bf
      ΔE = 1.280 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. 33-e4
      #97aec6
      ΔE = 4.473 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Lilac Time / PPG1168-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 1.292 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Morning Violet / 90BB 43/082
      #b0adbf
      ΔE = 4.097 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lilac Time / PPG1168-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 1.292 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Lovely Lilac / PPG1167-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 3.650 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  5. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purpley Puff
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 1.482 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Luster Blue
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 3.130 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purpley Puff / 7232
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 1.482 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 3.051 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  7. Berger

    1. ★ Purpley Puff / 7232
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 1.482 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 3.130 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  8. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 280 70 15
      #a2acc5
      ΔE = 1.836 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. RAL 170-M
      #a7a8b9
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  9. Beckers

    1. ★ Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. ★ Vattenfall 781 / S 2908-B05G
      #a7a8ba
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ Upscale MQ5-13
      #a7adc3
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Luxe Lilac N560-3
      #a7a3b2
      ΔE = 4.211 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Norfolk Gray
      #9ba9bf
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Gray
      #95aec5
      ΔE = 4.995 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  12. Nerolac

    1. ★ Dark Skies - 4229
      #9ca4b7
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Cloudy Day - 4228
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 4.934 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Central Mauve / 1412 / Heather Field / CC-970
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Harlequin Blue / 830 / Citadel / CC-936
      #94a7bf
      ΔE = 3.498 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  14. General Paint

    1. ★ Purpura / CL 2414M
      #a5aac5
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Bluebell / CL 2373M
      #95a8c6
      ΔE = 3.997 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6111
      #a0adc5
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. 6351
      #a9a5bc
      ΔE = 3.358 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  16. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3020-R60B
      #9ca2ba
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R70B
      #93a1b7
      ΔE = 3.724 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10454
      #9ca7c3
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 3.173 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blue Star 28-7
      #a2aec5
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Smoky Grape 30-23
      #a3a2b8
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  19. Kelly-Moore

    1. Aviation / KM955-M
      #9aa2b7
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Barrymore / KM3053-2
      #a2a0b5
      ΔE = 3.562 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  20. Pantone / PMS

    1. 651
      #a1adc7
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 644
      #9eb0c9
      ΔE = 3.788 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  21. Coronado Paint

    1. 7225 - Purple Paradise
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. 7193 - Luster Blue
      #a0a2b5
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  22. Duron

    1. Solitude
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Aleutian
      #a3b2d1
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  23. Ressource Peintures

    1. Vent Ardoise / I41
      #a0abc7
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Bleu Nuage / S05
      #97a7c8
      ΔE = 4.362 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. Ashley's Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #a8a7bf
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Versailles / 54BB 41/237
      #97aacc
      ΔE = 4.917 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  25. Waverly

    1. Lavender / 60892E
      #a3a9c6
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. Butterfly Bush / 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Blue Pot / 0624
      #a1b1c2
      ΔE = 4.372 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  27. Colortrend

    1. 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Current
      #90a9bf
      ΔE = 5.073 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  28. Sto

    1. 34421
      #98a2b6
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. 34321
      #989fb2
      ΔE = 3.611 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  29. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Paradise / 7225
      #a3afc8
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Luster Blue / 7193
      #9a9db1
      ΔE = 4.082 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  30. Dutch Boy

    1. Wisteria Blossom
      #96a4be
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. Enveloping Calm
      #91a3b5
      ΔE = 4.712 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  31. Ford

    1. Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Light Denim
      #989eb0
      ΔE = 4.031 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  32. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 841
      #a8adbc
      ΔE = 3.105 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 5194T Purple Haze
      #92a0ba
      ΔE = 4.073 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  33. Earthpaint

    1. 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #abaebf
      ΔE = 3.137 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 5-38-3 Pebble Walk
      #9da4ad
      ΔE = 5.142 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  34. Tikkurila

    1. 4893
      #a8abb9
      ΔE = 3.194 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. 608X
      #9dacb9
      ΔE = 4.624 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  35. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Solitude - 6535
      #99a7b8
      ΔE = 3.220 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Vesper Violet - 6542
      #99a0b2
      ΔE = 3.417 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  36. Laura Ashley

    1. 2-9 Dusty Lilac 2
      #a6a3b6
      ΔE = 3.331 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. 2-4 Lupin
      #a8a3ba
      ΔE = 3.767 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  37. Clark+Kensington

    1. Field of Lavender / 41A-3
      #a4a2b4
      ΔE = 3.380 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Saint Germain / 42A-3
      #afacb9
      ΔE = 4.706 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  38. Nippon Paint

    1. Slight Tempo / NP PB 1468 T
      #a2a0b6
      ΔE = 3.551 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Hollywood Dream / NP N 1951 P
      #b0adc0
      ΔE = 4.020 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  39. Resene

    1. Rock Blue B72-025-255
      #93a2ba
      ΔE = 3.573 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. Smokescreen B72-025-256
      #93a2b7
      ΔE = 3.735 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  40. Porter Paints

    1. Easter Egg / 347-4
      #9aa9c8
      ΔE = 3.593 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Blue Beard / 546-4
      #adb4c4
      ΔE = 4.820 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  41. Matthews Paint

    1. Floe Blue Met. / 25362
      #aeacbe
      ΔE = 3.602 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. Gelee Blue Met. / 22078
      #a29faf
      ΔE = 4.506 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  42. Crown Diamond

    1. 7356-41 Archduchess
      #a5a8b4
      ΔE = 3.625 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. 7351-42 Pale Purple
      #979dbc
      ΔE = 5.081 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  43. Chrysler

    1. Silverstone
      #a1a7b3
      ΔE = 3.648 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Platinum Blue
      #a0b2c6
      ΔE = 4.439 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  44. Tollens

    1. Jacinthe | EE212
      #a6a9b5
      ΔE = 3.648 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. T2149-3
      #abadb6
      ΔE = 5.072 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  45. Olympic

    1. Lovely Lilac B46-3
      #a4b2c9
      ΔE = 3.772 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 4.435 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  46. Dulux Australia

    1. Mauve Grey / G82
      #9faab7
      ΔE = 3.798 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Soft Mauve / G83
      #afaebb
      ΔE = 4.629 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  47. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-40-3 Witching Hour
      #a8aebb
      ΔE = 3.845 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. 5-41-3 Dynasty
      #abadb9
      ΔE = 4.196 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  48. Caparol

    1. 70 0 0 / Grau 15
      #a0a0b0
      ΔE = 3.852 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. 75 3 320 / Viola 15
      #b0a8c4
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  49. Crayola

    1. Cadet Blue
      #a9b2c3
      ΔE = 3.992 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  50. Bristol

    1. Lilac Time / P102-C4
      #a5abb6
      ΔE = 4.076 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  51. Audi

    1. Sharkblau Metallic / 5R, LA5Q
      #9aacbd
      ΔE = 4.095 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. Akoya Silver Metallic / 2S, 2S2S, LY7H
      #99a1ac
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  52. Taubmans

    1. Viola Blue / T10 39H-1
      #a3afbd
      ΔE = 4.137 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Cottage Blue / T60-5
      #9baecd
      ΔE = 4.440 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  53. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sapphire Fog / 821
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 4.207 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Midnight Blush / 799
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 4.826 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  54. Valspar Paint

    1. Cincinnatian Hotel Hunter Blue
      #9baacb
      ΔE = 4.211 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. Sweet Violet
      #a8a5c4
      ΔE = 4.560 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  55. KILZ

    1. Mad About Blue / B862
      #95abc7
      ΔE = 4.229 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Zodiac / B741
      #9fa1c1
      ΔE = 4.525 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  56. Zoffany

    1. Wedgewood Blue
      #92a8bf
      ΔE = 4.249 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  57. Volkswagen

    1. Diamond Silver
      #a4acb7
      ΔE = 4.281 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  58. Sico

    1. 6172-41 Chopin
      #a9b1bf
      ΔE = 4.290 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  59. Albany Paint

    1. Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 4.296 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  60. Levis

    1. Atl Matin E7
      #a3a7b1
      ΔE = 4.318 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. Mild Lavender
      #a1b1c2
      ΔE = 4.372 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  61. Sanderson

    1. Dove Blue
      #9aafc4
      ΔE = 4.347 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  62. CIL

    1. Oxford Blue
      #9caab7
      ΔE = 4.365 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Margate Blue
      #aab4c2
      ΔE = 5.176 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  63. ECOS Paints

    1. Blue Pot (0624)
      #a1b1c2
      ΔE = 4.372 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Dusky Mood (1318)
      #9d9eab
      ΔE = 4.960 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  64. Ralph Lauren

    1. Spanish Bluebell / RLVM283
      #9aabba
      ΔE = 4.383 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  65. Dulux

    1. 50BB 46/129
      #a7b4c9
      ΔE = 4.389 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. 50BB 39/188
      #93a8c7
      ΔE = 4.562 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  66. Wattyl

    1. Pennyroyal / D66W
      #a0a6c8
      ΔE = 4.395 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  67. Graham & Brown

    1. Little Boy Blue
      #9aadbe
      ΔE = 4.398 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  68. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu campagne
      #96a9c9
      ΔE = 4.400 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Mertensia de Virgini
      #a6aacc
      ΔE = 4.668 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  69. Dupont

    1. CAS939
      #9aaec0
      ΔE = 4.493 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  70. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R90B
      #92aac4
      ΔE = 4.575 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. S 2020-R70B
      #a4a3c4
      ΔE = 4.900 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  71. Asian Paints

    1. Mild Splash / 9185
      #93a9bc
      ΔE = 4.717 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Winter Morning / 9464
      #9b9daa
      ΔE = 5.213 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  72. California Paints

    1. Construction Boom
      #8fa5bb
      ΔE = 4.742 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 4.934 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  73. Loop

    1. Chicago / LP-354
      #abaab4
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  74. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 35 - Blue
      #a5b5cc
      ΔE = 4.879 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  75. Sikkens

    1. T9.17.61
      #92a9c8
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. T9.07.67
      #abb4c2
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  76. Brillux

    1. 48.06.15
      #a8adb6
      ΔE = 4.960 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 51.12.15
      #b0aecc
      ΔE = 5.106 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  77. Kansai Paint

    1. Mystery
      #b3acbf
      ΔE = 4.992 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  78. Auro

    1. Mrs Wilmott's Ghost
      #b1afbc
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  79. Focoltone

    1. 4043
      #b4afc6
      ΔE = 5.070 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  80. Teknos

    1. PR340
      #aaa8b1
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  81. Delta

    1. Dolphin Grey / 024570202W
      #95afc9
      ΔE = 5.224 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  82. Plascon

    1. White Pickets B4-E2-3
      #94accc
      ΔE = 5.240 / LRV ≈ 40.2%

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10594494
Binary
10100001, 10101000, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#a1a8be
LRV
≈ 39.3%
Closest short hex
#aab ΔE = 3.013
RGB
rgb(161, 168, 190)
RGBA
rgba(161, 168, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.310, g: 0.324, b: 0.366
RYB
red: 63.137%, yellow: 65.349%, blue: 74.510%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6182722 / 0xffa1a8be
HSL
hsl(226, 18%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 18%, 69%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.517), saturation: 15% (0.153), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 225.517, saturation: 15.263%, perceived brightness: 66.126%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.055, S: 23.636, L: 68.968
Cubehelix
H: -136.188, S: 0.200, L: 0.660
TSL
T: -2.338, S: 0.034, L: 0.660
CMYK
cyan: 15% (0.153), magenta: 12% (0.116), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 37% (0.369), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 37.993, Y: 39.299, Z: 54.289
xyY
x: 0.289, y: 0.299, Y: 39.299
CIELab
L: 68.968, a: 2.079, b: -12.096
CIELuv
L: 68.968, u: -4.983, v: -18.667
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.968, C: 12.273, H: 279.752
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.968, C: 19.321, H: 255.055
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.689, a: -1.527, b: -7.463
CIECAM02
J: 59.907, C: 17.163, h: 262.009, Q: 152.493, M: 15.009, s: 31.372, H: 312.138
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.140, jaune: -2.175, green: 0.348
LMS
L: 35.908, M: 40.310, S: 54.036
YCbCr
Y: 160.669, Cb: 138.694, Cr: 123.365
YCoCg
Y: 171.750, Cg: -3.750, Co: 33.000
YDbDr
Y: 168.415, Db: 32.476, Dr: 14.105
YPbPr
Y: 168.093, Pb: 11.805, Pr: -4.512
xvYCC
Y: 160.362, Cb: 138.370, Cr: 124.037
YIQ
Y: 168.415, I: -11.238, Q: 5.365
YUV
Y: 168.415, U: 10.624, V: -6.505
Munsell Color System
5PB 7/4 ΔE = 4.936
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 12.219

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