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#a4b8e4 Hex Color Code

#a4b8e4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a4b8e4 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a4b8e4 is comprised of 64.31% red, 72.16% green and 89.41% blue. In the HSL color space #a4b8e4 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 54% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.07 nm.

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#a4b8e4 linear gradient to complementary #d7cfb1

  1. #a4b8e4
  2. #aebcdc
  3. #b8bfd3
  4. #c0c3cb
  5. #c8c7c2
  6. #d0cbba
  7. #d7cfb1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8195bf
  2. #8ca1cb
  3. #98acd8
  4. #a4b8e4
  5. #b0c4f0
  6. #bcd0fd
  7. #c8dcff

Tones

  1. #a4b8e4
  2. #aabadf
  3. #b0bcd9
  4. #b5bed4
  5. #bac0cf
  6. #bfc2c9
  7. #c4c4c4

Tints and Shades

#a4b8e4 to white

  1. #a4b8e4
  2. #b4c3e9
  3. #c3cfed
  4. #d2dbf2
  5. #e1e7f6
  6. #f0f3fb
  7. #ffffff

#a4b8e4 to black

  1. #a4b8e4
  2. #8797ba
  3. #6b7792
  4. #50586b
  5. #363b47
  6. #1e2026
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-e
      #a3b7de
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. ★ 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  3. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/01
      #9cb8e8
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. ★ 2313
      #9cb4e4
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Delectable 147-4
      #9cb4e2
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Delectable / 147-4
      #9cb4e2
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  7. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Diamond Girl B4-D2-3
      #9cb4dc
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  8. Glidden

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Duchess Blue / 30BB 47/179
      #a3b5d7
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 6022
      #9cb1dc
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Prince Charming / KM3101-2
      #a6bce3
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  11. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Purple Times / NP PB 1496 P
      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. ★ Night Drizzle / NP PB 1504 P
      #a4badf
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  12. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  13. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  14. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Lupin
      #a0b8de
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  15. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R70B
      #a4bcef
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. Wings of Pegasus X74R159D
      #a1b5da
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2128 C
      #98b6e4
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. 659 U
      #96b6e5
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Twitlight Chimes 28-4
      #a6bce1
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  19. Taubmans

    1. French Lilac / T12 38.E1
      #acbadd
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  20. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  21. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-3 Panache
      #a4b6d8
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  22. Sikkens

    1. U0.20.70
      #a2b9dc
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 47.5%

#a4b8e4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a4b8e4 foreground

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

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #a4b8e4">…</p>

#a4b8e4 background

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #a4b8e4">…</p>

#a4b8e4 shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a4b8e4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10795236
Binary
10100100, 10111000, 11100100
Hexadecimal
#a4b8e4
LRV
≈ 47.8%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 2.577
RGB
rgb(164, 184, 228)
RGBA
rgba(164, 184, 228, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.285, g: 0.319, b: 0.396
RYB
red: 0.643%, yellow: 0.703%, blue: 0.894%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5981980 / 0xffa4b8e4
HSL
hsl(221, 54%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 54%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.250), saturation: 28% (0.281), value: 89% (0.894)
HSP
hue: 221.250, saturation: 28.070%, perceived brightness: 72.141%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.348, S: 60.723, L: 74.682
Cubehelix
H: -140.723, S: 0.473, L: 0.717
TSL
T: -2.155, S: 0.068, L: 0.718
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.281), magenta: 19% (0.193), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.106)
CMY
cyan: 36% (0.357), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 11% (0.106)
XYZ
X: 46.450, Y: 47.773, Z: 80.158
xyY
x: 0.266, y: 0.274, Y: 47.773
CIELab
L: 74.682, a: 2.970, b: -24.241
CIELuv
L: 74.682, u: -12.322, v: -38.723
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.682, C: 24.422, H: 276.984
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.682, C: 40.637, H: 252.348
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.118, a: -0.999, b: -20.377
CIECAM02
J: 66.340, C: 31.210, h: 258.300, Q: 160.472, M: 27.292, s: 41.240, H: 310.205
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.191, jaune: -4.245, green: 0.823
LMS
L: 41.544, M: 48.902, S: 79.616
YCbCr
Y: 173.228, Cb: 150.276, Cr: 116.096
YCgCo
Y: 190.000, Cg: -6.000, Co: 25.000
YDbDr
Y: 183.036, Db: 67.652, Dr: 36.208
YPbPr
Y: 182.908, Pb: 24.300, Pr: -12.024
xvYCC
Y: 173.086, Cb: 149.346, Cr: 117.438
YIQ
Y: 183.036, I: -26.050, Q: 9.461
YUV
Y: 183.036, U: 22.128, V: -16.700
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 1.573
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 8.555

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