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#a4b9e7 Hex Color Code

#a4b9e7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a4b9e7 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a4b9e7 is comprised of 64.31% red, 72.55% green and 90.59% blue. In the HSL color space #a4b9e7 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 58% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.04 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#a4b9e7 linear gradient to complementary #d9d1b2

  1. #a4b9e7
  2. #afbdde
  3. #b8c1d6
  4. #c1c5cd
  5. #cac9c4
  6. #d2cdbb
  7. #d9d1b2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8196c2
  2. #8ca1ce
  3. #98addb
  4. #a4b9e7
  5. #b0c5f4
  6. #bcd1ff
  7. #c9ddff

Tones

  1. #a4b9e7
  2. #aabbe2
  3. #b1bddc
  4. #b6bfd7
  5. #bcc2d1
  6. #c1c4cc
  7. #c6c6c6

Tints and Shades

#a4b9e7 to white

  1. #a4b9e7
  2. #b4c4eb
  3. #c3d0ef
  4. #d2dbf3
  5. #e1e7f7
  6. #f0f3fb
  7. #ffffff

#a4b9e7 to black

  1. #a4b9e7
  2. #8797bc
  3. #6b7793
  4. #50586d
  5. #363b48
  6. #1e2126
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 0.974 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/01
      #9cb8e8
      ΔE = 1.590 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. 85 10 250 / Marin 55
      #9cbce8
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 1040-R70B
      #a4bcef
      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Diamond Girl B4-D2-3
      #9cb4dc
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. ★ Delectable 147-4
      #9cb4e2
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. French Country Blue / 36BB 46/231
      #9bb3dd
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-e
      #a3b7de
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. ★ Delectable / 147-4
      #9cb4e2
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Prince Charming / KM3101-2
      #a6bce3
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  11. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2717
      #abbde3
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. 658
      #abbade
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  14. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Times / NP PB 1496 P
      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Night Drizzle / NP PB 1504 P
      #a4badf
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  15. Crown Paint

    1. Lupin
      #a0b8de
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  16. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Twitlight Chimes 28-4
      #a6bce1
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. Wings of Pegasus X74R159D
      #a1b5da
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  19. Taubmans

    1. French Lilac / T12 38.E1
      #acbadd
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 49.1%

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#a4b9e7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a4b9e7 foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #a4b9e7">…</p>

#a4b9e7 background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #a4b9e7">…</p>

#a4b9e7 shadow

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a4b9e7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10795495
Binary
10100100, 10111001, 11100111
Hexadecimal
#a4b9e7
LRV
≈ 48.4%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 2.102
RGB
rgb(164, 185, 231)
RGBA
rgba(164, 185, 231, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.283, g: 0.319, b: 0.398
RYB
red: 0.643%, yellow: 0.706%, blue: 0.906%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5981721 / 0xffa4b9e7
HSL
hsl(221, 58%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 58%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.194), saturation: 29% (0.290), value: 91% (0.906)
HSP
hue: 221.194, saturation: 29.004%, perceived brightness: 72.539%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.404, S: 64.540, L: 75.050
Cubehelix
H: -140.784, S: 0.499, L: 0.721
TSL
T: -2.152, S: 0.071, L: 0.721
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 20% (0.199), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.094)
CMY
cyan: 36% (0.357), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 9% (0.094)
XYZ
X: 47.079, Y: 48.358, Z: 82.439
xyY
x: 0.265, y: 0.272, Y: 48.358
CIELab
L: 75.050, a: 3.149, b: -25.303
CIELuv
L: 75.050, u: -12.856, v: -40.538
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.050, C: 25.498, H: 277.095
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.050, C: 42.528, H: 252.404
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.540, a: -0.851, b: -21.610
CIECAM02
J: 66.758, C: 32.349, h: 258.269, Q: 160.977, M: 28.289, s: 41.921, H: 310.189
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.195, jaune: -4.428, green: 0.855
LMS
L: 41.886, M: 49.467, S: 81.870
YCbCr
Y: 174.026, Cb: 151.302, Cr: 115.515
YCgCo
Y: 191.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 24.250
YDbDr
Y: 183.965, Db: 70.768, Dr: 37.975
YPbPr
Y: 183.839, Pb: 25.415, Pr: -12.616
xvYCC
Y: 173.885, Cb: 150.325, Cr: 116.918
YIQ
Y: 183.965, I: -27.288, Q: 9.872
YUV
Y: 183.965, U: 23.148, V: -17.515
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 2.147
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 8.637

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