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#a1abc9 Hex Color Code

#a1abc9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a1abc9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a1abc9 is comprised of 63.14% red, 67.06% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #a1abc9 has a hue of 225° (degrees), 27% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.48 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#a1abc9 linear gradient to complementary #c3bea7

  1. #a1abc9
  2. #a7aec3
  3. #aeb1be
  4. #b3b4b8
  5. #b9b8b3
  6. #bebbad
  7. #c3bea7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #818ba7
  2. #8b95b3
  3. #96a0be
  4. #a1abc9
  5. #acb6d4
  6. #b7c1e0
  7. #c3cdec

Tints and Shades

#a1abc9 to white

  1. #a1abc9
  2. #b0b9d2
  3. #c0c6db
  4. #d0d4e4
  5. #dfe2ed
  6. #eff1f6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a1abc9 to black

  1. #a1abc9
  2. #848ca4
  3. #686f81
  4. #4e525f
  5. #353840
  6. #1e1f23
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Stunning / 39B-4
      #a4aecc
      ΔE = 1.112 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Stainless Steel / 37B-4
      #98acc3
      ΔE = 4.060 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6309
      #a1abcd
      ΔE = 1.296 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. 6351
      #a9a5bc
      ΔE = 4.505 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 1.435 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Rock Blue B72-025-255
      #93a2ba
      ΔE = 4.701 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  4. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lined With Lilacs / 7201
      #a7aecc
      ΔE = 1.556 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 3.864 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 651
      #a1adc7
      ΔE = 1.609 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 644
      #9eb0c9
      ΔE = 3.256 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 1.613 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Ashley's Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #aaa6c9
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ Bellflower 610D-4
      #a1aec9
      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Noble Purple S560-3
      #aeb1c7
      ΔE = 3.868 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Easter Egg / 347-4
      #9aa9c8
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 4.270 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  9. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4228 Fairy Dust 70BB 44/144
      #9fa8c2
      ΔE = 1.704 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. 4166 Enchantment 30BB 47/161
      #97afc9
      ΔE = 4.272 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  10. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10454
      #9ca7c3
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. ★ CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 4 265 / Astra 10
      #a4a8c8
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. 42/17 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/17
      #94a4c8
      ΔE = 3.623 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac / PPG1167-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 4.166 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  13. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Sapphire Fog / 821
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Bachelor Blue / 719
      #8faaca
      ΔE = 4.430 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Washed indigo / 7272
      #98afd3
      ΔE = 3.452 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Paradise
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Purpley Puff
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 4.028 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  16. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Purple Shell / 7225
      #a2a6c3
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Clear Morning / 9144
      #9fadd2
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  17. Chrysler

    1. ★ Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Platinum Blue
      #a0b2c6
      ΔE = 4.820 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  18. Beckers

    1. Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Vattenfall 781 / S 2908-B05G
      #a7a8ba
      ΔE = 4.300 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  19. Taubmans

    1. Cottage Blue / T60-5
      #9baecd
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Lovely Lilac / T10 38E-1
      #a8afc5
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  20. Wattyl

    1. Pennyroyal / D66W
      #a0a6c8
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Bella Blue / D78W
      #8fabcf
      ΔE = 4.512 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  21. Devoe Paint

    1. Ashley's Heather
      #a5a7c6
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Versailles / 54BB 41/237
      #97aacc
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  22. Nerolac

    1. Tiffany - 2333
      #a9aac5
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Sweet Lavender - 2340
      #aab1db
      ΔE = 4.876 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  23. Duron

    1. Aleutian
      #a3b2d1
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 3.168 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  24. Ford

    1. Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Light Amethyst
      #999fb5
      ΔE = 5.101 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  25. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R80B
      #97a5c3
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. S 2020-R90B
      #92aac4
      ΔE = 4.488 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  26. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Covers / NP PB 1493 P
      #97a7cb
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Millenia / NP PB 1444 P
      #b3adc9
      ΔE = 4.826 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  27. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R70B
      #9bafd2
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2030-R80B
      #91b0d3
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  28. Coronado Paint

    1. 7225 - Purple Paradise
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. 7169 - Lilac Lake
      #b2b1cb
      ΔE = 4.293 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  29. Sikkens

    1. U0.15.65
      #9aafcf
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. T9.17.61
      #92a9c8
      ΔE = 3.654 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  30. Tollens

    1. T2008-2
      #96a6c3
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. T2097-2
      #aba8cf
      ΔE = 4.812 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  31. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-d1
      #a0acd3
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 35-e1
      #9db1d6
      ΔE = 3.422 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  32. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Celestial - 6808
      #97b3d0
      ΔE = 5.018 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  33. Diamond Vogel

    1. Lazy Day / 0596
      #9aafd2
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. Butterfly Bush / 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 4.233 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  34. Colortrend

    1. 0596
      #9aafd2
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 4.233 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  35. Brighto Paints

    1. 7523 Indigo
      #9ea8cf
      ΔE = 3.043 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #adb0cf
      ΔE = 3.101 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  36. CIL

    1. Ceremonial Blue
      #94a8c8
      ΔE = 3.061 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Versailles
      #94aad3
      ΔE = 4.178 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  37. Disney

    1. 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 3.260 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  38. Dulux

    1. 50BB 39/188
      #93a8c7
      ΔE = 3.345 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. 90BB 36/188
      #999dbe
      ΔE = 5.145 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  39. GM / General Motors

    1. Norfolk Gray
      #9ba9bf
      ΔE = 3.346 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Gray
      #92a7bd
      ΔE = 5.161 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  40. Benjamin Moore

    1. Central Mauve / 1412
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 3.425 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Crocus / 1404
      #b3abc9
      ΔE = 5.191 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  41. KILZ

    1. Mad About Blue / B862
      #95abc7
      ΔE = 3.497 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Blue Ballad / B872
      #8faac4
      ΔE = 5.240 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  42. Olympic

    1. Lovely Lilac B46-3
      #a4b2c9
      ΔE = 3.510 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 4.372 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  43. Dutch Boy

    1. Wisteria Blossom
      #96a4be
      ΔE = 3.543 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 4.330 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  44. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu Alice
      #a3a9d1
      ΔE = 3.564 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Splendeur violette
      #aba5c6
      ΔE = 4.717 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  45. Laura Ashley

    1. 3-4 Forget Me Not
      #a3b2c9
      ΔE = 3.614 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. 1504 Sapphire 4
      #95aed7
      ΔE = 4.481 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  46. Albany Paint

    1. Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 3.705 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 5.150 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  47. Valspar Paint

    1. Sweet Violet
      #a8a5c4
      ΔE = 3.849 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Simply Periwinkle
      #94add5
      ΔE = 4.285 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  48. Brillux

    1. 51.12.15
      #b0aecc
      ΔE = 3.863 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. 57.15.15
      #99afd7
      ΔE = 3.955 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  49. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blue Chalk 27-25
      #93adcc
      ΔE = 4.023 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Smoky Grape 30-23
      #a3a2b8
      ΔE = 4.611 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  50. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 4.038 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Bon Vivant
      #a8aaba
      ΔE = 4.650 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  51. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5184T Purple Heather
      #a6a3c2
      ΔE = 4.152 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 841
      #a8adbc
      ΔE = 4.809 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  52. Scib Paints

    1. Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 4.421 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Prince Charming / 7248
      #98afdc
      ΔE = 5.234 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  53. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 35 - Blue
      #a5b5cc
      ΔE = 4.424 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  54. California Paints

    1. DE 5878 - Bachelor Blue
      #8faaca
      ΔE = 4.430 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 5.232 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  55. Earthpaint

    1. 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #abaebf
      ΔE = 4.457 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 5.247 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  56. Kelly-Moore

    1. Aviation / KM955-M
      #9aa2b7
      ΔE = 4.470 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Far Horizons / KM3117-2
      #92aeca
      ΔE = 4.865 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  57. Plascon

    1. Simple Serenity B3-E2-3
      #90accc
      ΔE = 4.484 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Igloo B6-E2-3
      #a0a8d4
      ΔE = 4.672 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  58. RAL

    1. RAL 270 70 10
      #a2aebf
      ΔE = 4.528 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. RAL 260 70 15
      #96aec5
      ΔE = 4.951 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  59. Tikkurila

    1. V351
      #92abd4
      ΔE = 4.530 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. 4893
      #a8abb9
      ΔE = 5.144 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  60. General Paint

    1. Effervescent / CL 2454M
      #ada7c8
      ΔE = 4.620 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Gypsy / CL 2353M
      #90acd3
      ΔE = 4.679 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  61. Bristol

    1. Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 4.756 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Eye Shadow / P106-C4
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 5.143 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  62. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 4.780 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. 7353-31 Morning Smile
      #a4b9d8
      ΔE = 5.230 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  63. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 4.788 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  64. Crayola

    1. Cadet Blue
      #a9b2c3
      ΔE = 4.796 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  65. Sanderson

    1. Dove Blue
      #9aafc4
      ΔE = 4.841 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  66. Sto

    1. 34421
      #98a2b6
      ΔE = 4.879 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  67. Zoffany

    1. Wedgewood Blue
      #92a8bf
      ΔE = 4.968 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  68. Kansai Paint

    1. Grape Ice
      #a2a1c7
      ΔE = 5.004 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  69. Focoltone

    1. 4043
      #b4afc6
      ΔE = 5.163 / LRV ≈ 44.4%

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#a1abc9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a1abc9 foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #a1abc9">…</p>

#a1abc9 background

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="background-color: #a1abc9">…</p>

#a1abc9 shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a1abc9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10595273
Binary
10100001, 10101011, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#a1abc9
LRV
≈ 40.9%
Closest short hex
#9ac ΔE = 2.015
RGB
rgb(161, 171, 201)
RGBA
rgba(161, 171, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.302, g: 0.321, b: 0.377
RYB
red: 63.137%, yellow: 66.275%, blue: 78.824%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6181943 / 0xffa1abc9
HSL
hsl(225, 27%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 27%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.000), saturation: 20% (0.199), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 225.000, saturation: 19.900%, perceived brightness: 67.379%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.973, S: 33.837, L: 70.119
Cubehelix
H: -136.722, S: 0.280, L: 0.672
TSL
T: -2.315, S: 0.045, L: 0.672
CMYK
cyan: 20% (0.199), magenta: 15% (0.149), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 37% (0.369), magenta: 33% (0.329), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 39.801, Y: 40.919, Z: 61.048
xyY
x: 0.281, y: 0.289, Y: 40.919
CIELab
L: 70.119, a: 2.868, b: -16.436
CIELuv
L: 70.119, u: -6.902, v: -25.710
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.119, C: 16.685, H: 279.898
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.119, C: 26.621, H: 254.973
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.968, a: -0.882, b: -11.806
CIECAM02
J: 61.166, C: 22.205, h: 262.122, Q: 154.087, M: 19.418, s: 35.499, H: 312.197
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.160, jaune: -2.915, green: 0.418
LMS
L: 36.831, M: 41.829, S: 60.711
YCbCr
Y: 163.259, Cb: 142.650, Cr: 121.480
YCoCg
Y: 176.000, Cg: -5.000, Co: 30.250
YDbDr
Y: 171.430, Db: 44.490, Dr: 19.840
YPbPr
Y: 171.030, Pb: 16.150, Pr: -6.380
xvYCC
Y: 162.885, Cb: 142.187, Cr: 122.396
YIQ
Y: 171.430, I: -15.595, Q: 7.219
YUV
Y: 171.430, U: 14.553, V: -9.150
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/6 ΔE = 4.546
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 11.024

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