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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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Color Schemes

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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 / #fff

#a497c5 to black

  1. #a497c5
  2. #877ca1
  3. #6a627f
  4. #4f495e
  5. #36323f
  6. #1e1c22
  7. #000000 / #000

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. Glidden

    1. ★ Grape Arbor / PPG1247-5
      #a598c7
      ΔE = 0.479 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Arbor / PPG1247-5
      #a598c7
      ΔE = 0.479 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  4. Porter Paints

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

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

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

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

    1. ★ Hermosa / 7167
      #a198c6
      ΔE = 0.998 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. lilac garden / 7151
      #a693bc
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  9. 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%
  10. TRUMATCH

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    1. ★ CF10472
      #a899cd
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  19. 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%
  20. Diamond Vogel

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

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

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

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

    1. ★ Mighty Aphrodite / 1397
      #ac98c9
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Snugglepuss / 1405
      #9d95bc
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  25. 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%
  26. Levis

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    1. Grape Arbor / P097-C5
      #aa9bc1
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  34. 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%
  35. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R50B
      #a992c1
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  36. 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%
  37. Olympic

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

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

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#a497c5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a497c5 foreground

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #a497c5">…</p>

#a497c5 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #a497c5">…</p>

#a497c5 shadow

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<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: 64.314%, yellow: 59.216%, blue: 77.255%
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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