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#a4aec6 Hex Color Code

#a4aec6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a4aec6 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a4aec6 is comprised of 64.31% red, 68.24% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #a4aec6 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 23% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.11 nm.

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#a4aec6 linear gradient to complementary #c2bca8

  1. #a4aec6
  2. #aab0c1
  3. #afb3bc
  4. #b4b5b7
  5. #b9b7b2
  6. #bebaad
  7. #c2bca8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #838da4
  2. #8e98af
  3. #99a3bb
  4. #a4aec6
  5. #afb9d2
  6. #bbc5dd
  7. #c6d0e9

Tints and Shades

#a4aec6 to white

  1. #a4aec6
  2. #b3bbcf
  3. #c2c8d9
  4. #d1d6e2
  5. #e0e3ec
  6. #f0f1f5
  7. #ffffff

#a4aec6 to black

  1. #a4aec6
  2. #878fa2
  3. #6a707f
  4. #4f545e
  5. #36383f
  6. #1e1f22
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Paradise / 7225
      #a3afc8
      ΔE = 0.641 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Lined With Lilacs / 7201
      #a7aecc
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  2. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Blue Star 28-7
      #a2aec5
      ΔE = 0.751 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 0.860 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 651
      #a1adc7
      ΔE = 0.925 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. ★ 644
      #9eb0c9
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 1.000 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6111
      #a0adc5
      ΔE = 1.024 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. ★ 6105
      #9fafc4
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Innuendo / 447-4
      #a5afc4
      ΔE = 1.105 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. ★ Lovely Lilac / 346-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 1.740 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 44/144
      #a8b0c9
      ΔE = 1.162 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 50BB 46/129
      #a7b4c9
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e3
      #a8afca
      ΔE = 1.612 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 37-e4
      #9fa6bf
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  10. Olympic

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac B46-3
      #a4b2c9
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Innuendo / PPG1165-4
      #a4b0c4
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Innuendo / PPG1165-4
      #a4b0c4
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. ★ Lovely Lilac / PPG1167-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 1.740 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4203 Peace 50BB 46/129
      #a0aec3
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. ★ New Age Blue 70BB 43/127
      #a0a8bf
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  14. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.12.15
      #a2afcc
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Freesia / 1432
      #a8b2cd
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Blue Viola / 1424
      #adb4cb
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  16. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 3-4 Forget Me Not
      #a3b2c9
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  17. Behr

    1. ★ 620C-3 Purple Surf
      #abb0c9
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Subtle Grape PPKB-17
      #a8b3c5
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  18. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Jumpin' Jack Flash
      #aab3cb
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  19. Caparol

    1. ★ 78 4 240 / Pacific 50
      #a0b0cc
      ΔE = 1.946 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. 75 2 246 / Venato 45
      #a0a8bc
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  20. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. CF10454
      #9ca7c3
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Precious Stone
      #abb0c4
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. Dried Lavender
      #acaec9
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  22. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Stunning / 39B-4
      #a4aecc
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Vantage Point / 38B-4
      #9aafca
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  23. Resene

    1. ★ Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  24. General Paint

    1. ★ Purpura / CL 2414M
      #a5aac5
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  25. Devoe Paint

    1. Fairy Dust / 70BB 44/144
      #acafc3
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  26. CIL

    1. Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  27. Beckers

    1. Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  28. Nippon Paint

    1. Ringo Blue / NP N 1970 P
      #a4adbe
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Faded Memories / NP PB 1473 P
      #aeaec6
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  29. GM / General Motors

    1. Norfolk Gray
      #9ba9bf
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  30. Taubmans

    1. New Hope / T58-4
      #adaec7
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Mulberry Bush / T12 38.D10
      #afb2c6
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  31. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 35 - Blue
      #a5b5cc
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  32. Crayola

    1. Cadet Blue
      #a9b2c3
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  33. Duron

    1. Aleutian
      #a3b2d1
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  34. Earthpaint

    1. 2-39-3 Light Grape
      #abb3d0
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #abaebf
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 42.7%

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#a4aec6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a4aec6 foreground

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

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #a4aec6">…</p>

#a4aec6 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: #a4aec6">…</p>

#a4aec6 shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a4aec6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10792646
Binary
10100100, 10101110, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#a4aec6
LRV
≈ 42.2%
Closest short hex
#9ac ΔE = 3.560
RGB
rgb(164, 174, 198)
RGBA
rgba(164, 174, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.306, g: 0.325, b: 0.369
RYB
red: 0.643%, yellow: 0.673%, blue: 0.776%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5984570 / 0xffa4aec6
HSL
hsl(222, 23%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 23%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.353), saturation: 17% (0.172), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 222.353, saturation: 17.172%, perceived brightness: 68.243%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.238, S: 28.239, L: 71.037
Cubehelix
H: -139.524, S: 0.236, L: 0.681
TSL
T: -2.201, S: 0.039, L: 0.681
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.172), magenta: 12% (0.121), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 36% (0.357), magenta: 32% (0.318), yellow: 22% (0.224)
XYZ
X: 40.636, Y: 42.241, Z: 59.428
xyY
x: 0.286, y: 0.297, Y: 42.241
CIELab
L: 71.037, a: 1.513, b: -13.382
CIELuv
L: 71.037, u: -6.629, v: -20.693
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.037, C: 13.467, H: 276.449
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.037, C: 21.729, H: 252.238
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.993, a: -2.132, b: -8.718
CIECAM02
J: 62.259, C: 18.931, h: 258.658, Q: 155.458, M: 16.554, s: 32.633, H: 310.390
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.144, jaune: -2.387, green: 0.502
LMS
L: 38.274, M: 43.475, S: 59.137
YCbCr
Y: 165.248, Cb: 140.016, Cr: 121.906
YCgCo
Y: 177.500, Cg: -3.500, Co: 32.500
YDbDr
Y: 173.746, Db: 36.492, Dr: 18.538
YPbPr
Y: 173.598, Pb: 13.150, Pr: -6.104
xvYCC
Y: 165.090, Cb: 139.551, Cr: 122.638
YIQ
Y: 173.746, I: -13.667, Q: 5.353
YUV
Y: 173.746, U: 11.937, V: -8.550
Munsell Color System
5PB 7/4 ΔE = 2.912
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.530

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