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#a68abe Hex Color Code

#a68abe Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a68abe is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a68abe is comprised of 65.1% red, 54.12% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #a68abe has a hue of 272° (degrees), 29% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 562.68 nm.

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#a68abe linear gradient to complementary #a0b791

  1. #a68abe
  2. #a692b7
  3. #a699af
  4. #a5a1a8
  5. #a4a8a1
  6. #a2b099
  7. #a0b791

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #896ea1
  2. #9378aa
  3. #9c81b4
  4. #a68abe
  5. #b093c8
  6. #ba9dd2
  7. #c4a7dc

Tones

  1. #a68abe
  2. #a68eba
  3. #a693b5
  4. #a697b1
  5. #a59bad
  6. #a5a0a8
  7. #a4a4a4

Tints and Shades

#a68abe to white

  1. #a68abe
  2. #b59dc9
  3. #c4b0d4
  4. #d2c3de
  5. #e1d7e9
  6. #f0ebf4
  7. #ffffff

#a68abe to black

  1. #a68abe
  2. #88729b
  3. #6c5a7a
  4. #50445b
  5. #362f3d
  6. #1e1b21
  7. #000000

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#a68abe HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a68abe foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #a68abe">…</p>

#a68abe background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #a68abe">…</p>

#a68abe shadow

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a68abe">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10914494
Binary
10100110, 10001010, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#a68abe
LRV
≈ 30.0%
Closest short hex
#a8b ΔE = 1.562
RGB
rgb(166, 138, 190)
RGBA
rgba(166, 138, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.336, g: 0.279, b: 0.385
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.541%, blue: 0.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5862722 / 0xffa68abe
HSL
hsl(272, 29%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(272, 29%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 272° (272.308), saturation: 27% (0.274), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 272.308, saturation: 27.368%, perceived brightness: 60.159%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 286.937, S: 37.784, L: 61.656
Cubehelix
H: -93.948, S: 0.348, L: 0.597
TSL
T: 5.606, S: 0.073, L: 0.597
CMYK
cyan: 13% (0.126), magenta: 27% (0.274), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 34.107, Y: 30.002, Z: 52.699
xyY
x: 0.292, y: 0.257, Y: 30.002
CIELab
L: 61.656, a: 20.584, b: -23.139
CIELuv
L: 61.656, u: 11.692, v: -38.395
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.656, C: 30.970, H: 311.656
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.656, C: 40.135, H: 286.937
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.774, a: 15.295, b: -18.702
CIECAM02
J: 52.324, C: 31.105, h: 303.362, Q: 142.516, M: 27.201, s: 43.688, H: 336.371
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.228, jaune: -4.268, green: -2.312
LMS
L: 29.324, M: 27.252, S: 52.335
YCbCr
Y: 146.834, Cb: 146.684, Cr: 136.600
YCgCo
Y: 158.000, Cg: -20.000, Co: 35.500
YDbDr
Y: 152.300, Db: 56.716, Dr: -26.040
YPbPr
Y: 147.708, Pb: 22.780, Pr: 11.608
xvYCC
Y: 142.855, Cb: 148.011, Cr: 138.197
YIQ
Y: 152.300, I: -0.026, Q: 22.100
YUV
Y: 152.300, U: 18.554, V: 12.019
Munsell Color System
5P 6/8 ΔE = 1.589
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 5.087

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