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#a497c5 Hex Color Code

#a497c5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a497c5 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a497c5 is comprised of 64.31% red, 59.22% green and 77.25% blue. In the HSL color space #a497c5 has a hue of 257° (degrees), 28% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 427.28 nm.

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#a497c5 linear gradient to complementary #b2be9e

  1. #a497c5
  2. #a79ebf
  3. #aaa4b8
  4. #acabb2
  5. #afb1ab
  6. #b0b8a5
  7. #b2be9e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #867aa6
  2. #9083b0
  3. #9a8dbb
  4. #a497c5
  5. #aea1d0
  6. #b9abda
  7. #c3b5e5

Tones

  1. #a497c5
  2. #a69bc1
  3. #a89fbd
  4. #aaa3ba
  5. #aba6b6
  6. #adaab2
  7. #aeaeae

Tints and Shades

#a497c5 to white

  1. #a497c5
  2. #b3a8cf
  3. #c2b9d8
  4. #d1cae2
  5. #e0dbec
  6. #f0edf5
  7. #ffffff

#a497c5 to black

  1. #a497c5
  2. #877ca1
  3. #6a627f
  4. #4f495e
  5. #36323f
  6. #1e1c22
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2645 CP
      #a498c6
      ΔE = 0.386 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. ★ 2093 CP
      #a198c1
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Arbor 244-5
      #a698c7
      ΔE = 0.591 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Grape Arbor / 244-5
      #a698c7
      ΔE = 0.591 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  4. Focoltone

    1. ★ 5029
      #a597c8
      ΔE = 0.804 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  5. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Lavender Sprig
      #a595c5
      ΔE = 0.968 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Quite Lilac
      #a395c6
      ΔE = 0.983 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Haunting Melody R49D
      #9f8fbc
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  7. Berger

    1. ★ Hermosa / 7167
      #a198c6
      ΔE = 0.998 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. lilac garden / 7151
      #a693bc
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  8. Plascon

    1. ★ Simplicity P3-D2-2
      #a494c4
      ΔE = 1.191 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. ★ Niagra Mist P2-D2-2
      #a094c4
      ΔE = 1.301 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-e1
      #9f95c3
      ΔE = 1.246 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. ★ 38-e
      #a49bca
      ΔE = 1.599 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  10. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5962 - Ode to Purple
      #a798c2
      ΔE = 1.289 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Ode to Purple / 985
      #a798c2
      ΔE = 1.289 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.20.60
      #a59bc6
      ΔE = 1.560 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2033 Purple Party
      #a494be
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ 640B-5 Bloomsberry
      #a092c2
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  15. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7159 - Lavender Legend
      #9e98c8
      ΔE = 1.840 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  16. Brillux

    1. ★ 48.15.18
      #9f92c0
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. 51.15.18
      #9c9acb
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10472
      #a899cd
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  18. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-41-4 Pale Pansy
      #a192be
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #9e9acb
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  19. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Gorgeous Hydrangea / 1242
      #a998cc
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Yolanda / 1235
      #a895bd
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  20. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1242
      #a998cc
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. 1254
      #a69ec9
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  21. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Frill / 05RB 34/258
      #9f96be
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  22. CIL

    1. ★ Frill
      #9c96c4
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Mighty Aphrodite / 1397
      #ac98c9
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Snugglepuss / 1405
      #9d95bc
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  24. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Lavender Legend / 7159
      #a998cd
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Gateway to paradis / 7168
      #a79fca
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  25. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple C40
      #a79dc8
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6263
      #a29ccb
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  27. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 6 295 / Velvet 55
      #a89cc4
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. 2254
      #a09ccc
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  28. Tollens

    1. ★ T2098-2
      #9c93be
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  29. Vista Paint

    1. Lilac Garden
      #a693bc
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. Gateway to Paradise
      #a79fca
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  30. GM / General Motors

    1. Iris
      #a097ce
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  31. Dulux

    1. 05RB 34/258
      #9a97c4
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. Amethyst Showers 2
      #9895c3
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  32. Bristol

    1. Grape Arbor / P097-C5
      #aa9bc1
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  33. Taubmans

    1. Grape Arbor / T12 36.E6
      #aa9bc1
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. Purple Brooch / T08 58-3
      #aa99be
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  34. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R50B
      #a992c1
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  35. Nippon Paint

    1. Lavender Print / NP PB 1434 T
      #ac9dc6
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Repertoire / NP PB 1441 T
      #a29dc5
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  36. Olympic

    1. Grape Arbor A44-4
      #9f9cc5
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  37. Resene

    1. Wistful B73-042-284
      #a29ecd
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 36.5%

#a497c5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a497c5 foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #a497c5">…</p>

#a497c5 background

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="background-color: #a497c5">…</p>

#a497c5 shadow

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a497c5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10786757
Binary
10100100, 10010111, 11000101
Hexadecimal
#a497c5
LRV
≈ 34.1%
Closest short hex
#a9c ΔE = 1.897
RGB
rgb(164, 151, 197)
RGBA
rgba(164, 151, 197, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.320, g: 0.295, b: 0.385
RYB
red: 0.643%, yellow: 0.592%, blue: 0.773%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5990459 / 0xffa497c5
HSL
hsl(257, 28%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(257, 28%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 257° (256.957), saturation: 23% (0.234), value: 77% (0.773)
HSP
hue: 256.957, saturation: 23.350%, perceived brightness: 63.051%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 276.395, S: 39.090, L: 65.008
Cubehelix
H: -108.466, S: 0.321, L: 0.627
TSL
T: -3.671, S: 0.054, L: 0.628
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.168), magenta: 23% (0.234), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.227)
CMY
cyan: 36% (0.357), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 23% (0.227)
XYZ
X: 36.452, Y: 34.057, Z: 57.466
xyY
x: 0.285, y: 0.266, Y: 34.057
CIELab
L: 65.008, a: 14.102, b: -21.958
CIELuv
L: 65.008, u: 4.020, v: -35.874
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.008, C: 26.096, H: 302.709
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.008, C: 36.099, H: 276.395
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.358, a: 9.370, b: -17.533
CIECAM02
J: 55.742, C: 27.977, h: 290.130, Q: 147.097, M: 24.466, s: 40.783, H: 328.036
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.209, jaune: -3.979, green: -1.219
LMS
L: 32.011, M: 32.514, S: 57.084
YCbCr
Y: 153.558, Cb: 146.270, Cr: 130.441
YCgCo
Y: 165.750, Cg: -14.750, Co: 32.750
YDbDr
Y: 160.131, Db: 55.468, Dr: -7.347
YPbPr
Y: 157.081, Pb: 21.505, Pr: 4.384
xvYCC
Y: 150.905, Cb: 146.891, Cr: 131.851
YIQ
Y: 160.131, I: -7.034, Q: 17.061
YUV
Y: 160.131, U: 18.145, V: 3.395
Munsell Color System
2.5P 6/8 ΔE = 1.737
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 7.371

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