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#a4a8ed Hex Color Code

#a4a8ed Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a4a8ed is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a4a8ed is comprised of 64.31% red, 65.88% green and 92.94% blue. In the HSL color space #a4a8ed has a hue of 237° (degrees), 67% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.34 nm.

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#a4a8ed linear gradient to complementary #d6dab7

  1. #a4a8ed
  2. #aeb0e4
  3. #b8b8dc
  4. #c0c1d3
  5. #c8c9ca
  6. #cfd1c0
  7. #d6dab7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8287ca
  2. #8d92d5
  3. #999de1
  4. #a4a8ed
  5. #afb3f9
  6. #bbbeff
  7. #c7caff

Tones

  1. #a4a8ed
  2. #abade7
  3. #b2b3e1
  4. #b8b8db
  5. #bebed5
  6. #c4c3cf
  7. #c9c9c9

Tints and Shades

#a4a8ed to white

  1. #a4a8ed
  2. #b4b6f0
  3. #c4c4f3
  4. #d3d3f6
  5. #e2e1f9
  6. #f0f0fc
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a4a8ed to black

  1. #a4a8ed
  2. #878ac1
  3. #6b6d97
  4. #50516f
  5. #36374a
  6. #1e1e27
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 270 / Aquarell 80
      #9ca4e8
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. 80 12 265 / Astra 80
      #94a4e8
      ΔE = 3.310 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2716
      #9ea1db
      ΔE = 3.638 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 2705
      #ab9ed9
      ΔE = 4.831 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #a9abde
      ΔE = 3.706 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 4.435 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  5. Clark+Kensington

    1. Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 4.012 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  6. Brillux

    1. 51.15.15
      #aba9da
      ΔE = 4.117 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  7. Plascon

    1. Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 4.136 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Walk on the Moon P1-E2-3
      #a8a0d4
      ΔE = 4.865 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Simply Violet / 977
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 4.174 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 4.602 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  9. California Paints

    1. DE 5941 - Simply Violet
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 4.174 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 4.602 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 4.488 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Heather Mist 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 4.488 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Heather Mist / 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  12. Vista Paint

    1. Petal Soft
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 4.494 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Roswell
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 4.515 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  13. Berger

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 4.494 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 4.515 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  14. Scib Paints

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 4.494 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 4.515 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  15. Asian Paints

    1. Edge Of Dawn / 7216
      #a4a9d8
      ΔE = 4.580 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a9a9d7
      ΔE = 4.658 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  16. Behr

    1. Water Hyacinth P550-4
      #a0a2d4
      ΔE = 4.697 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Lavender Sky P540-4
      #9eacdd
      ΔE = 5.050 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 4.745 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  18. Diamond Vogel

    1. Childish Wonder / 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 4.888 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  19. Colortrend

    1. 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 4.888 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  20. Nerolac

    1. Meadow Phlox - 2326
      #aca3d4
      ΔE = 4.973 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  21. Taubmans

    1. Elite / T56-6
      #ada5d4
      ΔE = 5.052 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  22. Duron

    1. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 5.248 / LRV ≈ 45.4%

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#a4a8ed HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a4a8ed foreground

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

Aristotle
<p style="color: #a4a8ed">…</p>

#a4a8ed background

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #a4a8ed">…</p>

#a4a8ed shadow

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a4a8ed">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10791149
Binary
10100100, 10101000, 11101101
Hexadecimal
#a4a8ed
LRV
≈ 42.0%
Closest short hex
#aae ΔE = 1.269
RGB
rgb(164, 168, 237)
RGBA
rgba(164, 168, 237, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.288, g: 0.295, b: 0.417
RYB
red: 64.314%, yellow: 65.801%, blue: 92.941%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5986067 / 0xffa4a8ed
HSL
hsl(237, 67%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 67%, 79%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (236.712), saturation: 31% (0.308), value: 93% (0.929)
HSP
hue: 236.712, saturation: 30.802%, perceived brightness: 69.060%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.074, S: 77.125, L: 70.878
Cubehelix
H: -125.727, S: 0.579, L: 0.684
TSL
T: -2.819, S: 0.079, L: 0.685
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.308), magenta: 29% (0.291), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.071)
CMY
cyan: 36% (0.357), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 7% (0.071)
XYZ
X: 44.594, Y: 42.011, Z: 85.864
xyY
x: 0.259, y: 0.244, Y: 42.011
CIELab
L: 70.878, a: 14.047, b: -34.986
CIELuv
L: 70.878, u: -6.007, v: -57.868
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.878, C: 37.701, H: 291.876
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.878, C: 58.179, H: 264.074
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.816, a: 9.383, b: -33.172
CIECAM02
J: 62.048, C: 40.617, h: 273.480, Q: 155.194, M: 35.519, s: 47.840, H: 318.348
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.260, jaune: -6.215, green: -0.361
LMS
L: 36.782, M: 40.461, S: 85.143
YCbCr
Y: 166.046, Cb: 158.883, Cr: 121.345
YCoCg
Y: 184.250, Cg: -16.250, Co: 22.750
YDbDr
Y: 174.670, Db: 93.777, Dr: 20.305
YPbPr
Y: 172.116, Pb: 34.960, Pr: -5.174
xvYCC
Y: 163.817, Cb: 158.710, Cr: 123.455
YIQ
Y: 174.670, I: -24.550, Q: 20.622
YUV
Y: 174.670, U: 30.674, V: -9.361
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/8 ΔE = 6.454
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 9.802

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