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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#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

#a697db to black

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

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%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2073 C
      #af95d3
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. 2705
      #ab9ed9
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  5. Resene

    1. Unicorn V72-063-292
      #9f90d0
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Biloba Flower V76-058-296
      #ae99d2
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 36.4%

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#a697db HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a697db foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #a697db">…</p>

#a697db background

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="background-color: #a697db">…</p>

#a697db shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<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: 0.651%, yellow: 0.592%, blue: 0.859%
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
YCgCo
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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