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#a5a8ed Hex Color Code

#a5a8ed Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a5a8ed is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a5a8ed is comprised of 64.71% red, 65.88% green and 92.94% blue. In the HSL color space #a5a8ed has a hue of 238° (degrees), 67% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.88 nm.

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  1. Daw Gyan complex pagoda in Inwa royal site near Mandalay, Myanmar. (Burama)
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#a5a8ed linear gradient to complementary #d5dab8

  1. #a5a8ed
  2. #afb0e5
  3. #b8b8dc
  4. #c0c1d3
  5. #c8c9ca
  6. #cfd1c1
  7. #d5dab8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8387ca
  2. #8e92d5
  3. #9a9de1
  4. #a5a8ed
  5. #b0b3f9
  6. #bcbeff
  7. #c8caff

Tones

  1. #a5a8ed
  2. #acade7
  3. #b3b3e1
  4. #b9b8db
  5. #bebed5
  6. #c4c3cf
  7. #c9c9c9

Tints and Shades

#a5a8ed to white

  1. #a5a8ed
  2. #b5b6f0
  3. #c4c4f3
  4. #d3d3f6
  5. #e2e1f9
  6. #f1f0fc
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a5a8ed to black

  1. #a5a8ed
  2. #888ac1
  3. #6b6d97
  4. #50516f
  5. #36374a
  6. #1e1e27
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 270 / Aquarell 80
      #9ca4e8
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. 80 12 265 / Astra 80
      #94a4e8
      ΔE = 3.501 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #a9abde
      ΔE = 3.704 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 4.482 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2716
      #9ea1db
      ΔE = 3.707 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 2705
      #ab9ed9
      ΔE = 4.741 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  5. ProMarker

    1. Bluebell
      #acafe4
      ΔE = 3.872 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  6. Brillux

    1. 51.15.15
      #aba9da
      ΔE = 4.086 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  7. Clark+Kensington

    1. Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 4.092 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  8. California Paints

    1. DE 5941 - Simply Violet
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 4.152 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 4.737 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Simply Violet / 977
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 4.152 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 4.737 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  10. Plascon

    1. Mystic Morn B6-C2-2
      #98a0dc
      ΔE = 4.252 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Walk on the Moon P1-E2-3
      #a8a0d4
      ΔE = 4.824 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  11. RAL

    1. RAL 570-3
      #adaddd
      ΔE = 4.469 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. RAL 290 70 25
      #a1a6d6
      ΔE = 4.665 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  12. Scib Paints

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 4.487 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 4.581 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  13. Berger

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 4.487 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 4.581 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  14. Vista Paint

    1. Petal Soft
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 4.487 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Roswell
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 4.581 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 4.546 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Heather Mist / 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 5.103 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 4.546 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Heather Mist 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 5.103 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  17. Asian Paints

    1. Edge Of Dawn / 7216
      #a4a9d8
      ΔE = 4.626 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a9a9d7
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  18. Behr

    1. Water Hyacinth P550-4
      #a0a2d4
      ΔE = 4.747 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Lavender Sky P540-4
      #9eacdd
      ΔE = 5.154 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. Childish Wonder / 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  21. ECOS Paints

    1. Childish Wonder (1261)
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  22. Colortrend

    1. 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  23. Nerolac

    1. Meadow Phlox - 2326
      #aca3d4
      ΔE = 4.911 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  24. Taubmans

    1. Elite / T56-6
      #ada5d4
      ΔE = 4.992 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  25. Duron

    1. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 45.4%

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#a5a8ed HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a5a8ed foreground

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="color: #a5a8ed">…</p>

#a5a8ed background

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #a5a8ed">…</p>

#a5a8ed shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a5a8ed">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10856685
Binary
10100101, 10101000, 11101101
Hexadecimal
#a5a8ed
LRV
≈ 42.1%
Closest short hex
#aae ΔE = 1.100
RGB
rgb(165, 168, 237)
RGBA
rgba(165, 168, 237, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.289, g: 0.295, b: 0.416
RYB
red: 64.706%, yellow: 65.835%, blue: 92.941%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5920531 / 0xffa5a8ed
HSL
hsl(238, 67%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 67%, 79%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.500), saturation: 30% (0.304), value: 93% (0.929)
HSP
hue: 237.500, saturation: 30.380%, perceived brightness: 69.170%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.515, S: 77.069, L: 70.952
Cubehelix
H: -125.071, S: 0.576, L: 0.685
TSL
T: -2.851, S: 0.078, L: 0.686
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.304), magenta: 29% (0.291), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.071)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.353), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 7% (0.071)
XYZ
X: 44.802, Y: 42.118, Z: 85.873
xyY
x: 0.259, y: 0.244, Y: 42.118
CIELab
L: 70.952, a: 14.331, b: -34.866
CIELuv
L: 70.952, u: -5.542, v: -57.715
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.952, C: 37.696, H: 292.344
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.952, C: 57.981, H: 264.515
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.898, a: 9.653, b: -33.024
CIECAM02
J: 62.157, C: 40.475, h: 274.127, Q: 155.330, M: 35.395, s: 47.736, H: 318.709
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.260, jaune: -6.198, green: -0.422
LMS
L: 36.979, M: 40.496, S: 85.155
YCbCr
Y: 166.303, Cb: 158.735, Cr: 121.784
YCoCg
Y: 184.500, Cg: -16.500, Co: 23.250
YDbDr
Y: 174.969, Db: 93.327, Dr: 18.972
YPbPr
Y: 172.329, Pb: 34.845, Pr: -4.674
xvYCC
Y: 164.000, Cb: 158.609, Cr: 123.894
YIQ
Y: 174.969, I: -23.954, Q: 20.834
YUV
Y: 174.969, U: 30.527, V: -8.746
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/8 ΔE = 6.317
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 9.992

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