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#a4a6e9 Hex Color Code

#a4a6e9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a4a6e9 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a4a6e9 is comprised of 64.31% red, 65.1% green and 91.37% blue. In the HSL color space #a4a6e9 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 61% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.46 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#a4a6e9 linear gradient to complementary #d3d8b5

  1. #a4a6e9
  2. #aeaee1
  3. #b7b6d8
  4. #bfbfd0
  5. #c6c7c7
  6. #cdcfbe
  7. #d3d8b5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8386c6
  2. #8e90d2
  3. #999bdd
  4. #a4a6e9
  5. #afb1f5
  6. #bbbcff
  7. #c6c7ff

Tones

  1. #a4a6e9
  2. #ababe3
  3. #b1b1de
  4. #b7b6d8
  5. #bdbcd3
  6. #c2c1cd
  7. #c7c7c7

Tints and Shades

#a4a6e9 to white

  1. #a4a6e9
  2. #b4b4ed
  3. #c3c3f1
  4. #d3d2f4
  5. #e1e1f8
  6. #f0f0fc
  7. #ffffff

#a4a6e9 to black

  1. #a4a6e9
  2. #8788be
  3. #6b6b95
  4. #50506d
  5. #363649
  6. #1e1e27
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 270 / Aquarell 80
      #9ca4e8
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2705 C
      #a7a4e0
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. 2716
      #9ea1db
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Luna Light B7-C2-2
      #a0a0e0
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 38.6%

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

#a4a6e9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a4a6e9 foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #a4a6e9">…</p>

#a4a6e9 background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #a4a6e9">…</p>

#a4a6e9 shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a4a6e9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10790633
Binary
10100100, 10100110, 11101001
Hexadecimal
#a4a6e9
LRV
≈ 41.0%
Closest short hex
#aae ΔE = 1.715
RGB
rgb(164, 166, 233)
RGBA
rgba(164, 166, 233, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.291, g: 0.295, b: 0.414
RYB
red: 0.643%, yellow: 0.651%, blue: 0.914%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5986583 / 0xffa4a6e9
HSL
hsl(238, 61%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 61%, 78%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (238.261), saturation: 30% (0.296), value: 91% (0.914)
HSP
hue: 238.261, saturation: 29.614%, perceived brightness: 68.382%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.931, S: 72.690, L: 70.209
Cubehelix
H: -124.448, S: 0.550, L: 0.678
TSL
T: -2.882, S: 0.076, L: 0.679
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.296), magenta: 29% (0.288), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.086)
CMY
cyan: 36% (0.357), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 9% (0.086)
XYZ
X: 43.650, Y: 41.047, Z: 82.698
xyY
x: 0.261, y: 0.245, Y: 41.047
CIELab
L: 70.209, a: 14.172, b: -33.841
CIELuv
L: 70.209, u: -4.958, v: -55.891
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.209, C: 36.689, H: 292.723
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.209, C: 56.110, H: 264.931
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.068, a: 9.495, b: -31.683
CIECAM02
J: 61.314, C: 39.477, h: 274.768, Q: 154.273, M: 34.522, s: 47.304, H: 319.067
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.256, jaune: -6.019, green: -0.466
LMS
L: 36.190, M: 39.469, S: 82.014
YCbCr
Y: 164.646, Cb: 157.709, Cr: 122.365
YCgCo
Y: 182.250, Cg: -16.250, Co: 23.750
YDbDr
Y: 173.040, Db: 90.211, Dr: 17.205
YPbPr
Y: 170.398, Pb: 33.730, Pr: -4.082
xvYCC
Y: 162.342, Cb: 157.629, Cr: 124.414
YIQ
Y: 173.040, I: -22.716, Q: 20.423
YUV
Y: 173.040, U: 29.508, V: -7.931
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/8 ΔE = 6.260
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 9.825

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