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#a697db Hex Color Code

#a697db Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a697db is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a697db is comprised of 65.1% red, 59.22% green and 85.88% blue. In the HSL color space #a697db has a hue of 253° (degrees), 49% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 446.65 nm.

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#a697db linear gradient to complementary #bfcda5

  1. #a697db
  2. #aca0d2
  3. #b1a9ca
  4. #b5b2c1
  5. #b9bbb8
  6. #bcc4af
  7. #bfcda5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8779bb
  2. #9183c5
  3. #9c8dd0
  4. #a697db
  5. #b1a1e6
  6. #bbacf1
  7. #c6b6fc

Tones

  1. #a697db
  2. #aa9dd5
  3. #ada2d0
  4. #b1a8ca
  5. #b4aec5
  6. #b6b3bf
  7. #b9b9b9

Tints and Shades

#a697db to white

  1. #a697db
  2. #b5a8e1
  3. #c4b9e7
  4. #d3caed
  5. #e2dbf3
  6. #f0edf9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a697db to black

  1. #a697db
  2. #887cb3
  3. #6c628c
  4. #504a67
  5. #373245
  6. #1e1c25
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Mauve Dust P2-C2-2
      #a898d8
      ΔE = 0.920 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. ★ Pebble Path P1-C2-2
      #a498d8
      ΔE = 1.000 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 78 11 289 / Ultram.violett Hell 20
      #a498e0
      ΔE = 1.080 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. 77 9 295 / Velvet 85
      #a89cd4
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Rocker Girl
      #aa95d8
      ΔE = 1.338 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 4.353 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2705
      #ab9ed9
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. 2645
      #b591d6
      ΔE = 4.466 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  5. Resene

    1. Unicorn V72-063-292
      #9f90d0
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Wistful B73-042-284
      #a29ecd
      ΔE = 4.931 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. Iris
      #a097ce
      ΔE = 3.016 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  7. Vista Paint

    1. Lavender Legend
      #a998cd
      ΔE = 3.166 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Hermosa
      #a198c6
      ΔE = 4.664 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  8. Berger

    1. Lavender Legend / 7159
      #a998cd
      ΔE = 3.166 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Hermosa / 7167
      #a198c6
      ΔE = 4.664 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. Lavender Legend / 7159
      #a998cd
      ΔE = 3.166 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Hermosa / 7167
      #a198c6
      ΔE = 4.664 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  10. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10472
      #a899cd
      ΔE = 3.293 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. CF10483
      #aa91c3
      ΔE = 5.093 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  11. Diamond Vogel

    1. Gorgeous Hydrangea / 1242
      #a998cc
      ΔE = 3.373 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Purple Haze / 1255
      #a198c6
      ΔE = 4.664 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  12. Colortrend

    1. 1242
      #a998cc
      ΔE = 3.373 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. 1255
      #a198c6
      ΔE = 4.664 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  13. Asian Paints

    1. Velvet Night / 7159
      #a997cb
      ΔE = 3.453 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Tiffany / 7167
      #a098c5
      ΔE = 4.930 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  14. Nerolac

    1. Charming Bracelet - 4197
      #a494c8
      ΔE = 3.674 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. Lisa - 2306
      #ab93c6
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  15. AMC

    1. Legion Light Blue
      #a98dd3
      ΔE = 3.762 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  16. Taubmans

    1. Dream Weaver / T56-7
      #9c94ca
      ΔE = 3.814 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  17. Focoltone

    1. 5029
      #a597c8
      ΔE = 3.950 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  18. Benjamin Moore

    1. Mighty Aphrodite / 1397
      #ac98c9
      ΔE = 4.244 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  19. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Simply Violet / 977
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 4.295 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  20. California Paints

    1. DE 5941 - Simply Violet
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 4.295 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  21. Earthpaint

    1. 1-41-4 Lilac Whisper
      #a99dcd
      ΔE = 4.305 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #9e9acb
      ΔE = 4.483 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  22. Glidden

    1. Grape Arbor / PPG1247-5
      #a598c7
      ΔE = 4.316 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  23. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Arbor / 244-5
      #a698c7
      ΔE = 4.318 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 4.884 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  24. Dutch Boy

    1. Lavender Sprig
      #a595c5
      ΔE = 4.363 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  25. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-e
      #a49bca
      ΔE = 4.405 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. 38-e1
      #9f95c3
      ΔE = 4.920 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  26. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-41-4 Oale Pansy
      #ab9fd0
      ΔE = 4.429 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  27. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R60B
      #b99ae6
      ΔE = 4.434 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 4.809 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  28. Behr

    1. Bloomsberry 640B-5
      #a699c7
      ΔE = 4.497 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. Magic Wand P560-4
      #ada0d2
      ΔE = 4.504 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  29. Coronado Paint

    1. 7159 - Lavender Legend
      #9e98c8
      ΔE = 4.542 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  30. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6263
      #a29ccb
      ΔE = 4.635 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  31. Brillux

    1. 51.15.18
      #9c9acb
      ΔE = 4.754 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  32. Clark+Kensington

    1. Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 4.786 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  33. Crayola

    1. Blue Bell
      #9999cc / #99c
      ΔE = 4.806 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  34. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R60B
      #9c9bcc
      ΔE = 4.872 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  35. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 4.884 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Romanesque Grape 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 5.226 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  36. Duron

    1. Brave Purple
      #a991c3
      ΔE = 4.992 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  37. Tollens

    1. T2099-3
      #b095c7
      ΔE = 5.012 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  38. Krylon

    1. Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 5.027 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  39. CIL

    1. Frill
      #9c96c4
      ΔE = 5.133 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  40. Sikkens

    1. W0.20.60
      #a59bc6
      ΔE = 5.149 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  41. Dulux

    1. 16RB 38/235
      #a79dc8
      ΔE = 5.242 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  42. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C40
      #a79dc8
      ΔE = 5.242 / LRV ≈ 36.5%

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#a697db HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a697db foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #a697db">…</p>

#a697db background

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="background-color: #a697db">…</p>

#a697db shadow

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a697db">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10917851
Binary
10100110, 10010111, 11011011
Hexadecimal
#a697db
LRV
≈ 35.4%
Closest short hex
#a9d ΔE = 0.999
RGB
rgb(166, 151, 219)
RGBA
rgba(166, 151, 219, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.310, g: 0.282, b: 0.409
RYB
red: 65.098%, yellow: 59.216%, blue: 85.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5859365 / 0xffa697db
HSL
hsl(253, 49%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(253, 49%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 253° (253.235), saturation: 31% (0.311), value: 86% (0.859)
HSP
hue: 253.235, saturation: 31.050%, perceived brightness: 64.546%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 273.439, S: 60.956, L: 66.024
Cubehelix
H: -111.861, S: 0.488, L: 0.639
TSL
T: -3.510, S: 0.076, L: 0.640
CMYK
cyan: 24% (0.242), magenta: 31% (0.311), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.141)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 14% (0.141)
XYZ
X: 39.576, Y: 35.354, Z: 71.743
xyY
x: 0.270, y: 0.241, Y: 35.354
CIELab
L: 66.024, a: 19.815, b: -32.615
CIELuv
L: 66.024, u: 3.252, v: -54.127
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.024, C: 38.163, H: 301.280
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.024, C: 54.224, H: 273.439
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.459, a: 14.754, b: -29.917
CIECAM02
J: 56.853, C: 38.589, h: 286.811, Q: 148.554, M: 33.746, s: 47.661, H: 326.037
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.266, jaune: -5.882, green: -1.555
LMS
L: 32.538, M: 32.606, S: 71.152
YCbCr
Y: 156.228, Cb: 155.632, Cr: 129.757
YCoCg
Y: 171.750, Cg: -20.750, Co: 28.250
YDbDr
Y: 163.237, Db: 83.894, Dr: -5.239
YPbPr
Y: 159.091, Pb: 32.275, Pr: 4.372
xvYCC
Y: 152.631, Cb: 156.351, Cr: 131.841
YIQ
Y: 163.237, I: -12.910, Q: 24.329
YUV
Y: 163.237, U: 27.443, V: 2.424
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.397
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 5.756

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