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#a4afef Hex Color Code

#a4afef Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a4afef is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a4afef is comprised of 64.31% red, 68.63% green and 93.73% blue. In the HSL color space #a4afef has a hue of 231° (degrees), 70% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.74 nm.

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#a4afef linear gradient to complementary #d9dab9

  1. #a4afef
  2. #afb6e6
  3. #b9bdde
  4. #c2c4d5
  5. #cacbcc
  6. #d2d3c2
  7. #d9dab9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #818dcb
  2. #8d98d7
  3. #98a4e3
  4. #a4afef
  5. #b0bbfb
  6. #bcc6ff
  7. #c8d2ff

Tones

  1. #a4afef
  2. #abb3e9
  3. #b2b8e3
  4. #b9bcdd
  5. #bfc1d7
  6. #c5c5d0
  7. #cacaca

Tints and Shades

#a4afef to white

  1. #a4afef
  2. #b4bcf2
  3. #c4c9f5
  4. #d3d6f7
  5. #e2e4fa
  6. #f0f1fd
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a4afef to black

  1. #a4afef
  2. #878fc3
  3. #6b7198
  4. #505470
  5. #36394a
  6. #1e1f27
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #a9abde
      ΔE = 3.304 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 4.560 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 3.378 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  3. Caparol

    1. 80 8 260 / Lazur 90
      #9cace0
      ΔE = 3.587 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. 85 10 270 / Aquarell 85
      #b4b8f8
      ΔE = 4.021 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  4. Behr

    1. Lavender Sky P540-4
      #9eacdd
      ΔE = 3.947 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  5. Berger

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 4.084 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 4.171 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  6. Vista Paint

    1. Petal Soft
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 4.084 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Roswell
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 4.171 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  7. Scib Paints

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 4.084 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 4.171 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  8. Duron

    1. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 4.092 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  9. Tikkurila

    1. 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 4.202 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  10. Brillux

    1. 51.15.15
      #aba9da
      ΔE = 4.252 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  11. Asian Paints

    1. Edge Of Dawn / 7216
      #a4a9d8
      ΔE = 4.309 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Classic Vase / 9152
      #99aad9
      ΔE = 5.119 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2705 C
      #a7a4e0
      ΔE = 4.315 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. 2716
      #9ea1db
      ΔE = 5.163 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  13. Colortrend

    1. 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 4.459 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  14. Diamond Vogel

    1. Childish Wonder / 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 4.459 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 4.473 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  16. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 4.500 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  17. Nerolac

    1. Sweet Lavender - 2340
      #aab1db
      ΔE = 4.685 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Burple - 2347
      #a8b3de
      ΔE = 4.689 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  18. Plascon

    1. Desert Water B5-B2-2
      #a8bcf4
      ΔE = 4.877 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. Igloo B6-E2-3
      #a0a8d4
      ΔE = 5.209 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  19. Resene

    1. Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 4.908 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  20. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  21. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-e
      #a3add7
      ΔE = 4.965 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  22. Taubmans

    1. Eye Shadow / T12 38.E2
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 4.975 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  23. Bristol

    1. Eye Shadow / P106-C4
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 4.975 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  24. Coronado Paint

    1. 7208 - Petal Soft
      #a1abd6
      ΔE = 5.000 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  25. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6262
      #a6a9d4
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. Safe Haven R157D
      #acb1d9
      ΔE = 5.107 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  27. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 5.191 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  28. California Paints

    1. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 5.191 / LRV ≈ 37.8%

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#a4afef HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a4afef foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #a4afef">…</p>

#a4afef 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: #a4afef">…</p>

#a4afef shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a4afef">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10792943
Binary
10100100, 10101111, 11101111
Hexadecimal
#a4afef
LRV
≈ 44.8%
Closest short hex
#9ae ΔE = 2.430
RGB
rgb(164, 175, 239)
RGBA
rgba(164, 175, 239, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.284, g: 0.303, b: 0.413
RYB
red: 64.314%, yellow: 68.076%, blue: 93.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5984273 / 0xffa4afef
HSL
hsl(231, 70%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 70%, 79%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.200), saturation: 31% (0.314), value: 94% (0.937)
HSP
hue: 231.200, saturation: 31.381%, perceived brightness: 70.730%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.653, S: 78.260, L: 72.749
Cubehelix
H: -130.611, S: 0.581, L: 0.701
TSL
T: -2.585, S: 0.078, L: 0.702
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.314), magenta: 27% (0.268), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 6% (0.063)
CMY
cyan: 36% (0.357), magenta: 31% (0.314), yellow: 6% (0.063)
XYZ
X: 46.215, Y: 44.783, Z: 87.854
xyY
x: 0.258, y: 0.250, Y: 44.783
CIELab
L: 72.749, a: 10.638, b: -33.178
CIELuv
L: 72.749, u: -8.982, v: -54.570
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.749, C: 34.841, H: 287.777
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.749, C: 55.304, H: 260.653
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.920, a: 6.163, b: -30.993
CIECAM02
J: 64.136, C: 39.160, h: 268.751, Q: 157.783, M: 34.244, s: 46.587, H: 315.744
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.244, jaune: -5.862, green: 0.098
LMS
L: 38.838, M: 44.038, S: 87.143
YCbCr
Y: 169.770, Cb: 157.724, Cr: 118.627
YCoCg
Y: 188.250, Cg: -13.250, Co: 22.250
YDbDr
Y: 179.007, Db: 90.262, Dr: 28.551
YPbPr
Y: 177.265, Pb: 33.265, Pr: -8.444
xvYCC
Y: 168.239, Cb: 157.221, Cr: 120.583
YIQ
Y: 179.007, I: -27.114, Q: 17.587
YUV
Y: 179.007, U: 29.524, V: -13.166
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 5.378
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 9.998

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