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#a1a8c9 Hex Color Code

#a1a8c9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a1a8c9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a1a8c9 is comprised of 63.14% red, 65.88% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #a1a8c9 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 27% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.08 nm.

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#a1a8c9 linear gradient to complementary #c3c1a7

  1. #a1a8c9
  2. #a7acc3
  3. #aeb0be
  4. #b3b4b8
  5. #b9b9b3
  6. #bebdad
  7. #c3c1a7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8188a8
  2. #8c93b3
  3. #969dbe
  4. #a1a8c9
  5. #acb3d4
  6. #b7bee0
  7. #c2c9eb

Tints and Shades

#a1a8c9 to white

  1. #a1a8c9
  2. #b0b6d2
  3. #c0c4db
  4. #d0d3e4
  5. #dfe1ed
  6. #eff0f6
  7. #ffffff

#a1a8c9 to black

  1. #a1a8c9
  2. #848aa4
  3. #686d81
  4. #4e515f
  5. #353740
  6. #1e1e23
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 4 265 / Astra 10
      #a4a8c8
      ΔE = 0.838 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. ★ 75 3 290 / Litho 20
      #a8a8c8
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  2. General Paint

    1. ★ Tyre / CL 2434M
      #a1a8cc
      ΔE = 0.926 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. ★ Frivolous / CL 2444M
      #a6a6c8
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 104-11 C
      #9faacc
      ΔE = 1.142 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. ★ P 106-11 U
      #9aa6c6
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  4. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 1.195 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  5. Berger

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 1.195 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  6. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Paradise
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 1.195 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6309
      #a1abcd
      ΔE = 1.216 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  8. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Mertensia de Virgini
      #a6aacc
      ΔE = 1.336 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. ★ Bleu Alice
      #a3a9d1
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 41/168
      #a4a8c5
      ΔE = 1.364 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  10. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Gateway To Paradise / 7168
      #a3a6c9
      ΔE = 1.369 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Lined With Lilacs / 7201
      #a7aecc
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  11. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Ashley's Heather
      #a5a7c6
      ΔE = 1.402 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. ★ Frosted Blueberry / 50BB 39/146
      #9ca6c2
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Indulgent - 6969
      #9fabcf
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  14. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Happy Hippo / KIDCC-19
      #a5adcd
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. ★ European Charm / 39C-4
      #a0add1
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  15. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 7523 Indigo
      #9ea8cf
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  16. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-4 Pixie Violet
      #a6abd0
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 610D-4 Bellflower
      #9ba9c5
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Purple Crème
      #9ba3c7
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cincinnatian Hotel Hunter Blue
      #9baacb
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. Sweet Violet
      #a8a5c4
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  19. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5899 - Sapphire Fog
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Sapphire Fog / 821
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  21. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-e1
      #9da7cf
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. 37-d1
      #a0acd3
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  22. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2030-R60B
      #a8acd0
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Flirtation 29-8
      #9ba3c8
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10454
      #9ca7c3
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. CF10456
      #9ba1c6
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  25. Porter Paints

    1. Easter Egg / 347-4
      #9aa9c8
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  26. ICI Paints

    1. 4228 Fairy Dust 70BB 44/144
      #9fa8c2
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  27. Duron

    1. Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Solitude
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  28. Chrysler

    1. Bradenton Blue
      #98a3c4
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  29. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Covers / NP PB 1493 P
      #97a7cb
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  30. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R70B
      #a4a3c4
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. S 2020-R80B
      #97a5c3
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  31. Beckers

    1. Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  32. KILZ

    1. Zodiac / B741
      #9fa1c1
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  33. Earthpaint

    1. 2-40-4 Grape Slush
      #a3a3c8
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  34. Resene

    1. Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  35. Albany Paint

    1. Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  36. Coronado Paint

    1. 7225 - Purple Paradise
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. 7201 - Lined With Lilacs
      #9ca0c3
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  37. Taubmans

    1. Passionate Pansy / T12 38.E6
      #9faed4
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Floral Flair / T08 22-3
      #9ba0c4
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  38. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5184T Purple Heather
      #a6a3c2
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  39. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Easter Egg / PPG1166-4
      #99aac8
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 39.7%

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#a1a8c9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a1a8c9 foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #a1a8c9">…</p>

#a1a8c9 background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #a1a8c9">…</p>

#a1a8c9 shadow

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a1a8c9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10594505
Binary
10100001, 10101000, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#a1a8c9
LRV
≈ 39.8%
Closest short hex
#aac ΔE = 2.323
RGB
rgb(161, 168, 201)
RGBA
rgba(161, 168, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.304, g: 0.317, b: 0.379
RYB
red: 0.631%, yellow: 0.655%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6182711 / 0xffa1a8c9
HSL
hsl(229, 27%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 27%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (229.500), saturation: 20% (0.199), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 229.500, saturation: 19.900%, perceived brightness: 66.694%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.751, S: 35.463, L: 69.326
Cubehelix
H: -132.222, S: 0.287, L: 0.665
TSL
T: -2.511, S: 0.045, L: 0.665
CMYK
cyan: 20% (0.199), magenta: 16% (0.164), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 37% (0.369), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 39.241, Y: 39.799, Z: 60.862
xyY
x: 0.280, y: 0.284, Y: 39.799
CIELab
L: 69.326, a: 4.524, b: -17.636
CIELuv
L: 69.326, u: -5.536, v: -27.834
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.326, C: 18.207, H: 284.388
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.326, C: 28.379, H: 258.751
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.086, a: 0.629, b: -13.039
CIECAM02
J: 60.296, C: 23.217, h: 266.947, Q: 152.987, M: 20.303, s: 36.429, H: 314.767
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.169, jaune: -3.134, green: 0.199
LMS
L: 35.969, M: 40.320, S: 60.510
YCbCr
Y: 161.747, Cb: 143.523, Cr: 122.584
YCgCo
Y: 174.500, Cg: -6.500, Co: 30.250
YDbDr
Y: 169.669, Db: 47.139, Dr: 16.492
YPbPr
Y: 168.885, Pb: 17.305, Pr: -5.018
xvYCC
Y: 161.042, Cb: 143.201, Cr: 123.592
YIQ
Y: 169.669, I: -14.772, Q: 8.787
YUV
Y: 169.669, U: 15.420, V: -7.605
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/6 ΔE = 4.668
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.931

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