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Porter Paints Always Blue / 451-3 / #a1b9cb Hex Color Code

#a1b9cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a1b9cb is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #a1b9cb is comprised of 63.14% red, 72.55% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #a1b9cb has a hue of 206° (degrees), 29% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.91 nm.

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#a1b9cb linear gradient to complementary #c8b5a4

  1. #a1b9cb
  2. #a9b8c4
  3. #b0b8be
  4. #b6b7b8
  5. #bdb6b1
  6. #c2b6ab
  7. #c8b5a4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7f96a8
  2. #8aa2b3
  3. #95adbf
  4. #a1b9cb
  5. #adc5d7
  6. #b8d1e3
  7. #c4ddf0

Tints and Shades

#a1b9cb to white

  1. #a1b9cb
  2. #b1c4d4
  3. #c0d0dc
  4. #d0dbe5
  5. #dfe7ed
  6. #eff3f6
  7. #ffffff

#a1b9cb to black

  1. #a1b9cb
  2. #8497a6
  3. #697782
  4. #4e5860
  5. #353b40
  6. #1e2123
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 114-9 C
      #a2b9cb
      ΔE = 0.264 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. ★ P 117-10 U
      #a0bccc
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Always Blue / PPG1156-3
      #a2bacb
      ΔE = 0.533 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Jordan'S Blue / 90BG 50/157
      #a0bdd5
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Always Blue / PPG1156-3
      #a2bacb
      ΔE = 0.533 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Graceful / PPG1152-3
      #a8c0ce
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  4. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1409 Navy 3
      #9fb8cc
      ΔE = 0.852 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. 41-4 Awning Stripe
      #a7bdca
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  5. Sto

    1. ★ 35222
      #9ebacc
      ΔE = 1.004 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. ★ 35122
      #aabecf
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ S8.12.68
      #a5bbcd
      ΔE = 1.009 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. S6.15.65
      #97b5ca
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  7. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5870 - Northern Pond
      #a3b9cd
      ΔE = 1.110 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. DE 5821 - Overcast Sky
      #a7b8c4
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Northern Pond / 946
      #a3b9cd
      ΔE = 1.110 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. Peace River / 1003
      #a8bfcc
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  9. CIL

    1. ★ Teton Sky
      #a3bbcf
      ΔE = 1.123 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Jordan
      #9dbed2
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5221P Sideboard Trim
      #a6bacb
      ΔE = 1.148 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. ★ 5211P Star Flower
      #a8b8c9
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  11. Alcro

    1. ★ Storsjo
      #9cb8ca
      ΔE = 1.183 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Maxwell Street Blue R173D
      #9eb9ce
      ΔE = 1.190 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. ★ Self Soothing R198D
      #a2b5c3
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-37-3 Bow Bells
      #a6bacc
      ΔE = 1.216 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. ★ 3-36-3 Blue Buff
      #a4bbca
      ΔE = 1.375 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 4 220 / Arctis 55
      #a4bccc
      ΔE = 1.333 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. ★ 81 5 214 / Aquamarin 40
      #98b8cc
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  15. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rippling Brook / 37C-4
      #9fbccf
      ΔE = 1.406 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Spacious Skies / 37B-3
      #abbdd0
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  16. Duron

    1. ★ Powder Blue
      #9bb6c9
      ΔE = 1.466 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Meditative
      #9eb4c2
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4136 Nikko 10BB 48/117
      #a0b5c6
      ΔE = 1.484 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. ★ Teton Sky 10BB 49/137
      #9ab5c7
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  18. Flügger

    1. ★ Noble Blue (IN-767)
      #a4b7ca
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  19. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35488
      #a1bbd1
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Sheer Romance / 837
      #9bb5c8
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. Sunrise / 829
      #a6b8ce
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  21. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Comforting Blue
      #a6bac8
      ΔE = 1.687 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. Waterproof
      #9bb6c3
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  22. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Virtuoso / 30BB 47/179
      #a2b7cc
      ΔE = 1.701 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. ★ Enchantment / 30BB 47/161
      #a4b6c9
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  23. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.09.15
      #9eb6c5
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. 60.09.15
      #a5b3c3
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  24. Ford

    1. ★ Pastel Regatta Blue
      #9bb6cb
      ΔE = 1.709 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. ★ Medium Blue
      #9abbcf
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  25. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-37-3 Soft Ballad
      #a7bdcd
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  26. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Dresden Falls / KM3156-1
      #9fbdcf
      ΔE = 1.829 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. ★ Beecher Falls / KM3124-2
      #9cb5cb
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  27. Dulux

    1. ★ 30BB 46/124
      #a5b6c8
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. 30BB 47/161
      #9fb7cf
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  28. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD360-2
      #9fb6c4
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  29. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Blueberry Slush 27-28
      #a3b9c6
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. ★ Cool Whisper 27-27
      #a2b9d0
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  30. Behr

    1. ★ Wedding Bells EIC-31
      #a4b5c5
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. Bliss PIC-31
      #a1b2c2
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  31. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7297 - Blissful Blue
      #9cbcd1
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  32. Chrysler

    1. ★ Hawaiian Blue
      #a3bdd3
      ΔE = 2.075 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Platinum Blue
      #a0b2c6
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  33. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1038
      #99bacd
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 4060
      #a3bfce
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  34. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Blue C40
      #98b6cb
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Subtle Indigo
      #97b4c5
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  35. Olympic

    1. ★ Pounding Surf D53-3
      #a5bdcb
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Shades Of Evening D47-3
      #a7b7c4
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  36. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2020-R80B
      #a5bdd3
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2020-R90B
      #a3c0d2
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  37. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #a6bfcf
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Silver Lightning
      #97bbcd
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  38. Tikkurila

    1. 9727
      #a0bac7
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. V435
      #a0b3c2
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  39. Porter Paints

    1. Rendezvous / 449-3
      #aabed0
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Graceful / 452-3
      #a8c0ce
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  40. Albany Paint

    1. Daydream
      #a0b5c2
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  41. Resene

    1. Shinto B79-020-250
      #a6b5c6
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Icebreaker B79-023-257
      #a9b7c9
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  42. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Etherium Blue / Blue Horror
      #a2bad2
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  43. Crown Diamond

    1. 7354-31 Lavender Perfume
      #aabacd
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. 7322-31 Lucky Star
      #97bacc
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  44. Tollens

    1. Pincée d'Indigo
      #9fb2c3
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  45. Vista Paint

    1. Grand Bay
      #9fb4c1
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  46. Scib Paints

    1. Grand Bay / 8273
      #9fb4c1
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  47. Berger

    1. Grand Bay / 8273
      #9fb4c1
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  48. Asian Paints

    1. Grand Bay / 8273
      #9fb4c1
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  49. General Paint

    1. Kingfisher / CL 2323W
      #aabfce
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Blue Bound / CL 2272W
      #a8becb
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  50. Humbrol

    1. 127 Us Ghost Grey
      #9cb6c3
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  51. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Windy Blue - 6240
      #aabac6
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  52. TRUMATCH

    1. 33-e3
      #9fb8d1
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  53. AMC

    1. Mist Silver
      #a0b2c1
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  54. Disney

    1. 3A-30-2 Eeyore
      #abbcd0
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  55. Taubmans

    1. Blue Nova / T64-3
      #acbfd0
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. Party Time / T12 39.D5
      #acbdd1
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  56. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6098
      #adbbc9
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  57. Nippon Paint

    1. Ryder Blue / NP PB 1542 P
      #9cbcd5
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Star Flower / NP PB 1510 P
      #acb9ca
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  58. Mylands of London

    1. Vista Blue
      #9db5c1
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 44.1%

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#a1b9cb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a1b9cb foreground

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="color: #a1b9cb">…</p>

#a1b9cb background

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #a1b9cb">…</p>

#a1b9cb shadow

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a1b9cb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10598859
Binary
10100001, 10111001, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#a1b9cb
LRV
≈ 46.6%
Closest short hex
#abc ΔE = 2.158
RGB
rgb(161, 185, 203)
RGBA
rgba(161, 185, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.293, g: 0.337, b: 0.370
RYB
red: 0.631%, yellow: 0.691%, blue: 0.796%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6178357 / 0xffa1b9cb
HSL
hsl(206, 29%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 29%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (205.714), saturation: 21% (0.207), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 205.714, saturation: 20.690%, perceived brightness: 70.739%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 232.508, S: 27.505, L: 73.924
Cubehelix
H: -159.066, S: 0.286, L: 0.705
TSL
T: -2.075, S: 0.054, L: 0.705
CMYK
cyan: 21% (0.207), magenta: 9% (0.089), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 37% (0.369), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 42.824, Y: 46.586, Z: 63.224
xyY
x: 0.281, y: 0.305, Y: 46.586
CIELab
L: 73.924, a: -4.292, b: -11.813
CIELuv
L: 73.924, u: -13.363, v: -17.421
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.924, C: 12.569, H: 250.033
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.924, C: 21.956, H: 232.508
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.254, a: -7.450, b: -7.143
CIECAM02
J: 65.414, C: 20.164, h: 235.959, Q: 159.348, M: 17.633, s: 33.265, H: 298.207
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.126, jaune: -2.071, green: 1.386
LMS
L: 41.127, M: 49.334, S: 62.937
YCbCr
Y: 170.511, Cb: 139.454, Cr: 116.186
YCgCo
Y: 183.500, Cg: 1.500, Co: 29.750
YDbDr
Y: 179.876, Db: 34.794, Dr: 35.898
YPbPr
Y: 181.184, Pb: 11.760, Pr: -12.828
xvYCC
Y: 171.605, Cb: 138.330, Cr: 116.731
YIQ
Y: 179.876, I: -20.080, Q: 0.525
YUV
Y: 179.876, U: 11.381, V: -16.560
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/4 ΔE = 0.936
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 7.927

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