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#a496b7 Hex Color Code

#a496b7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a496b7 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a496b7 is comprised of 64.31% red, 58.82% green and 71.76% blue. In the HSL color space #a496b7 has a hue of 265° (degrees), 19% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 564.47 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#a496b7 linear gradient to complementary #a7b499

  1. #a496b7
  2. #a59bb2
  3. #a6a0ad
  4. #a6a5a8
  5. #a7aaa3
  6. #a7af9e
  7. #a7b499

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #867999
  2. #9083a3
  3. #9a8cad
  4. #a496b7
  5. #aea0c1
  6. #b8aacc
  7. #c3b4d6

Tints and Shades

#a496b7 to white

  1. #a496b7
  2. #b3a7c3
  3. #c2b8cf
  4. #d1c9db
  5. #e0dbe7
  6. #efedf3
  7. #ffffff

#a496b7 to black

  1. #a496b7
  2. #877b96
  3. #6a6276
  4. #4f4958
  5. #36323b
  6. #1e1c20
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4294 Parisian Purple 30RB 36/187
      #a496b6
      ΔE = 0.309 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. ★ 4293 Regal Robe 30RB 35/166
      #a195b3
      ΔE = 1.175 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ Purple Infusion 6
      #a599b9
      ΔE = 1.111 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 50RB 34/153
      #a695ae
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  3. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Canyon Cloud / NP PB 1437 T
      #a498bc
      ΔE = 1.318 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Mystic Purple 343-5
      #a595b2
      ΔE = 1.496 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Mystic Purple / 343-5
      #a595b2
      ΔE = 1.496 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  6. CIL

    1. ★ Parisian Purple
      #a89aba
      ΔE = 1.514 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. ★ Regal Robe
      #a699b6
      ΔE = 1.542 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Alpine Violet 31-26
      #a497b2
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Bolt of Lightning R37D
      #9f91b2
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  9. Brillux

    1. ★ 48.12.18
      #9d92b4
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Brooch / T08 58-3
      #aa99be
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. Grape Arbor / T12 36.E6
      #aa9bc1
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  11. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7347-42 Magic Wand
      #ab9ab9
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. 7349-52 Easter Lily Purple
      #9b93b4
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  12. Sico

    1. ★ 6047-42 Amadeus
      #a69bb8
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 6048-52 Easter Lily Purple
      #9b93b4
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  13. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5172T Plum Jam
      #a799b4
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. ★ 5174T Plum Sparkle
      #ab9bba
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ 71 2 333 / Purpurit 40
      #a098b4
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 2123
      #a498b0
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  15. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5955 - Purple Springs
      #ab9bbc
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. DE 5962 - Ode to Purple
      #a798c2
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  16. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Purple Springs / 1027
      #ab9bbc
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Ode to Purple / 985
      #a798c2
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  17. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Garden / 7151
      #a39bbd
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  18. Olympic

    1. Imperial Plum A43-4
      #9e92b8
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. Mystic Purple B43-4
      #9f97b1
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  19. Coronado Paint

    1. 7151 - Lilac Garden
      #9c92b6
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  20. Colortrend

    1. 1235
      #a895bd
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  21. Diamond Vogel

    1. Yolanda / 1235
      #a895bd
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  22. Bristol

    1. Grape Arbor / P097-C5
      #aa9bc1
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  23. Berger

    1. lilac garden / 7151
      #a693bc
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  24. Vista Paint

    1. Lilac Garden
      #a693bc
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  25. Scib Paints

    1. lilac garden / 7151
      #a693bc
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  26. Devoe Paint

    1. Frill / 05RB 34/258
      #9f96be
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Parisian Purple / 30RB 36/187
      #ab9ab4
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. Snugglepuss / 1405
      #9d95bc
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  28. Albany Paint

    1. Burwash
      #a09bbb
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  29. Resene

    1. Marionette V71-031-312
      #ab94b3
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  30. Glidden

    1. Soothing Lavender
      #9c90b5
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  31. Brighto Paints

    1. 2033 Purple Party
      #a494be
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  32. Focoltone

    1. 4054
      #a39cb7
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  33. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7445
      #ab9ebf
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. 666
      #a891b0
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  34. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3030-R50B
      #9d8eb1
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 29.7%

#a496b7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a496b7 foreground

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="color: #a496b7">…</p>

#a496b7 background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #a496b7">…</p>

#a496b7 shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a496b7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10786487
Binary
10100100, 10010110, 10110111
Hexadecimal
#a496b7
LRV
≈ 33.1%
Closest short hex
#a9b ΔE = 1.630
RGB
rgb(164, 150, 183)
RGBA
rgba(164, 150, 183, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.330, g: 0.302, b: 0.368
RYB
red: 0.643%, yellow: 0.588%, blue: 0.718%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5990729 / 0xffa496b7
HSL
hsl(265, 19%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(265, 19%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 265° (265.455), saturation: 18% (0.180), value: 72% (0.718)
HSP
hue: 265.455, saturation: 18.033%, perceived brightness: 62.089%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 282.771, S: 26.270, L: 64.261
Cubehelix
H: -100.473, S: 0.225, L: 0.619
TSL
T: -4.018, S: 0.043, L: 0.619
CMYK
cyan: 10% (0.104), magenta: 18% (0.180), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.282)
CMY
cyan: 36% (0.357), magenta: 41% (0.412), yellow: 28% (0.282)
XYZ
X: 34.762, Y: 33.124, Z: 49.353
xyY
x: 0.297, y: 0.283, Y: 33.124
CIELab
L: 64.261, a: 11.614, b: -15.250
CIELuv
L: 64.261, u: 5.628, v: -24.831
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.261, C: 19.169, H: 307.291
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.261, C: 25.461, H: 282.771
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.554, a: 7.094, b: -10.554
CIECAM02
J: 54.964, C: 21.089, h: 296.836, Q: 146.066, M: 18.442, s: 35.533, H: 332.186
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.173, jaune: -2.809, green: -1.132
LMS
L: 31.689, M: 32.071, S: 49.088
YCbCr
Y: 151.682, Cb: 140.415, Cr: 131.803
YCgCo
Y: 161.750, Cg: -11.750, Co: 36.250
YDbDr
Y: 157.948, Db: 37.689, Dr: -11.501
YPbPr
Y: 155.358, Pb: 14.890, Pr: 5.482
xvYCC
Y: 149.425, Cb: 141.080, Cr: 132.816
YIQ
Y: 157.948, I: -2.262, Q: 13.228
YUV
Y: 157.948, U: 12.330, V: 5.310
Munsell Color System
2.5P 6/6 ΔE = 1.821
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 9.033

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