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#a6a6c8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6a6c8 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a6a6c8 is comprised of 65.1% red, 65.1% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #a6a6c8 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 24% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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#a6a6c8 linear gradient to complementary #c1c4aa

  1. #a6a6c8
  2. #ababc3
  3. #b0b0be
  4. #b5b5b9
  5. #b9bab4
  6. #bdbfaf
  7. #c1c4aa

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8686a7
  2. #9191b2
  3. #9b9bbd
  4. #a6a6c8
  5. #b1b1d3
  6. #bcbcdf
  7. #c7c7ea

Tints and Shades

#a6a6c8 to white

  1. #a6a6c8
  2. #b5b4d1
  3. #c3c3da
  4. #d2d2e3
  5. #e1e1ec
  6. #f0f0f6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a6a6c8 to black

  1. #a6a6c8
  2. #8888a3
  3. #6c6b80
  4. #50505f
  5. #363640
  6. #1e1e22
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Gateway To Paradise / 7168
      #a3a6c9
      ΔE = 0.859 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Lavender Legend / 7159
      #a6a1cf
      ΔE = 4.059 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 103-1 C
      #a6a6c5
      ΔE = 0.900 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. 2107 U
      #98a1be
      ΔE = 4.035 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  3. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Chardon écossais
      #a6a6c5
      ΔE = 0.900 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. ★ Cap au lierre
      #a7a7ce
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 3 290 / Litho 20
      #a8a8c8
      ΔE = 0.916 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 42/17 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/17
      #94a4c8
      ΔE = 4.519 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2020-R70B
      #a4a3c4
      ΔE = 1.137 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. S 2020-R80B
      #97a5c3
      ΔE = 4.380 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Ashley's Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #aaa6c9
      ΔE = 1.184 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. Soft Orchid Violet / 10RB 41/166
      #b0a5c6
      ΔE = 3.078 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sweet Violet
      #a8a5c4
      ΔE = 1.212 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Dusky Lavender
      #b7a8c5
      ΔE = 4.861 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-40-4 Grape Slush
      #a3a3c8
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 2-39-3 Light Grape
      #abb3d0
      ΔE = 4.948 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  9. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 1.432 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Burwash
      #a09bbb
      ΔE = 4.062 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5184T Purple Heather
      #a6a3c2
      ΔE = 1.533 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 7184T Lavender Print
      #aaa0ca
      ΔE = 3.831 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  11. Wattyl

    1. ★ Pennyroyal / D66W
      #a0a6c8
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ Canyon Mist 640D-4
      #a8a4c2
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Evening Slipper M560-4
      #a99ec2
      ΔE = 3.700 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  13. General Paint

    1. ★ Effervescent / CL 2454M
      #ada7c8
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. ★ Tyre / CL 2434M
      #a1a8cc
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 1.960 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Lined with lilacs / 7201
      #a5a1c9
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  15. Tollens

    1. ★ T2097-2
      #aba8cf
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. T2008-2
      #96a6c3
      ΔE = 4.950 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  16. Duron

    1. ★ Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Solitude
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 4.033 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  17. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Grape Ice
      #a2a1c7
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  18. Beckers

    1. ★ Isglass 738 / 2215-R86B
      #afa9ca
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Sjöbris 740 / S 2319-R89B
      #a49fca
      ΔE = 3.659 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  19. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R60B
      #a8acd0
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R50B
      #a69fb5
      ΔE = 4.764 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  20. Waverly

    1. Lavender / 60892E
      #a3a9c6
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  21. Asian Paints

    1. Lined With Lilac / 7201
      #a4a0c6
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. Orchid Bloom / 7168
      #a79ec8
      ΔE = 4.020 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  22. Dupont

    1. CAS675
      #afa7cb
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. CAS683
      #afa6d2
      ΔE = 3.972 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  23. ICI Paints

    1. Night Magic 03RB 42/220
      #a5a2cb
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 4228 Fairy Dust 70BB 44/144
      #9fa8c2
      ΔE = 3.670 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. Night Magic / 03RB 42/220
      #b0a8ca
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Pure Orchid / 90BB 36/188
      #9c9cb8
      ΔE = 4.291 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  25. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu Avril / I34
      #a7acd2
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Vent Ardoise / I41
      #a0abc7
      ΔE = 3.807 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  26. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Heather / NP PB 1458 T
      #a7a0c1
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Millenia / NP PB 1444 P
      #b3adc9
      ΔE = 3.789 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  27. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Lilac / 41C-4
      #afaccc
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Field of Lavender / 41A-3
      #a4a2b4
      ΔE = 5.115 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  28. CIL

    1. Night Magic
      #ada9d1
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Elevator
      #9f9ab7
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  29. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-42 Night Fever
      #a4a2cc
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. 7348-42 Serenity Mauve
      #aea0cc
      ΔE = 4.862 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  30. Coronado Paint

    1. 7201 - Lined With Lilacs
      #9ca0c3
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. 7160 - Purple Possibility
      #b0aad3
      ΔE = 3.404 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  31. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Forever Lilac - 9067
      #afa5c7
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 4.664 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  32. Colortrend

    1. 1247
      #a4a0c8
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 3.649 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  33. Diamond Vogel

    1. May Mist / 1247
      #a4a0c8
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Butterfly Bush / 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 3.649 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  34. Kelly-Moore

    1. Royal Glimmer / KM3061-2
      #a09ec2
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. Barrymore / KM3053-2
      #a2a0b5
      ΔE = 4.603 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  35. Taubmans

    1. Floral Flair / T08 22-3
      #9ba0c4
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Bridesmaid Dress / T12 37.E3
      #aeb1d8
      ΔE = 4.289 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  36. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-e1
      #9da7cf
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. 37-e4
      #9fa6bf
      ΔE = 3.586 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  37. Auro

    1. Agapanthus
      #99a2c6
      ΔE = 3.184 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  38. Benjamin Moore

    1. Central Mauve / 1412 / Heather Field / CC-970
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 3.290 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Crocus / 1404
      #b3abc9
      ΔE = 3.456 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  39. KILZ

    1. Bedtime Story / B751
      #9aa0c7
      ΔE = 3.294 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Slow Dance / B802
      #9aabd4
      ΔE = 4.605 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  40. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 3.358 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  41. Laura Ashley

    1. 1603 Lilac 3
      #b2adcb
      ΔE = 3.396 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 2-4 Lupin
      #a8a3ba
      ΔE = 3.708 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  42. Plascon

    1. Igloo B6-E2-3
      #a0a8d4
      ΔE = 3.471 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. North Pole P3-E2-3
      #b4a8d0
      ΔE = 4.113 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  43. Bristol

    1. Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 3.482 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Grape Arbor / P097-C5
      #aa9bc1
      ΔE = 5.093 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  44. RAL

    1. RAL 280 70 20
      #9eabd0
      ΔE = 3.536 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. RAL 280 70 15
      #a2acc5
      ΔE = 4.306 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  45. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 3.562 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. CF10454
      #9ca7c3
      ΔE = 3.750 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  46. Chrysler

    1. Bradenton Blue
      #98a3c4
      ΔE = 3.570 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 4.914 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  47. Little Greene

    1. Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 3.625 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  48. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Painted Sunset 29-9
      #9e9ec8
      ΔE = 3.685 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Smoky Grape 30-23
      #a3a2b8
      ΔE = 3.982 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  49. Nerolac

    1. Muted Mauve - 4217
      #a4a2b9
      ΔE = 3.692 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Meadow Phlox - 2326
      #aca3d4
      ΔE = 5.119 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  50. Disney

    1. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 3.740 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  51. ECOS Paints

    1. Childish Wonder (1261)
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 3.858 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Purple Vision (1254)
      #a69ec9
      ΔE = 4.092 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  52. Dulux

    1. 90BB 36/188
      #999dbe
      ΔE = 3.868 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. 90BB 34/167
      #999bb9
      ΔE = 4.580 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  53. Scib Paints

    1. Gateway to paradis / 7168
      #a79fca
      ΔE = 3.907 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 4.395 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  54. Vista Paint

    1. Gateway to Paradise
      #a79fca
      ΔE = 3.907 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Roswell
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 4.480 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  55. California Paints

    1. DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 3.994 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. DE 5948 - Grape Gatsby
      #a19abd
      ΔE = 4.379 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  56. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Midnight Blush / 799
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 3.994 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Grape Gatsby / 925
      #a19abd
      ΔE = 4.379 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  57. Focoltone

    1. 5018
      #afa4cf
      ΔE = 4.011 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. 4043
      #b4afc6
      ΔE = 4.948 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  58. Olympic

    1. Grape Arbor A44-4
      #9f9cc5
      ΔE = 4.049 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  59. Resene

    1. Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 4.135 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 4.820 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  60. Sto

    1. 34203
      #a39eb7
      ΔE = 4.141 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  61. Porter Paints

    1. Easter Egg / 347-4
      #9aa9c8
      ΔE = 4.234 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Lovely Lilac / 346-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  62. Pascol

    1. Purple Tulip PZ7070
      #a09ecb
      ΔE = 4.241 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  63. Brighto Paints

    1. 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 4.241 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. 6820 Indigo
      #a5aadb
      ΔE = 4.777 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  64. Brillux

    1. 48.15.15
      #b5aad2
      ΔE = 4.257 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 51.15.15
      #aba9da
      ΔE = 4.815 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  65. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Lovely Lilac / PPG1167-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Easter Egg / PPG1166-4
      #99aac8
      ΔE = 4.882 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  66. FolkArt

    1. Lilac Ice / 4666
      #b5abd4
      ΔE = 4.407 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  67. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C40
      #a79dc8
      ΔE = 4.499 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 4.761 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  68. ProMarker

    1. Lilac
      #b1a1c8
      ΔE = 4.581 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  69. Sikkens

    1. U6.18.63
      #9aaad5
      ΔE = 4.584 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. U6.11.65
      #aab2cb
      ΔE = 5.168 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  70. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6357
      #959ebd
      ΔE = 4.607 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. 6263
      #a29ccb
      ΔE = 5.196 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  71. Dulux Australia

    1. Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 4.644 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  72. Graham & Brown

    1. Rapunzel's Lovely Lilac
      #b7a8c7
      ΔE = 4.674 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  73. Sico

    1. 6047-42 Amadeus
      #a69bb8
      ΔE = 4.826 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 6025-42 Serenity Mauve
      #aea0cc
      ΔE = 4.862 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  74. Ford

    1. Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 4.993 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  75. Matthews Paint

    1. Floe Blue Met. / 25362
      #aeacbe
      ΔE = 5.178 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  76. Dutch Boy

    1. Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 5.195 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Wisteria Blossom
      #96a4be
      ΔE = 5.229 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  77. Caran d'Ache

    1. 630 Ultramarine Violet
      #b0a0cc
      ΔE = 5.238 / LRV ≈ 38.7%

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#a6a6c8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6a6c8 foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

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<p style="color: #a6a6c8">…</p>

#a6a6c8 background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

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<p style="background-color: #a6a6c8">…</p>

#a6a6c8 shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10921672
Binary
10100110, 10100110, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#a6a6c8
LRV
≈ 39.5%
Closest short hex
#aac ΔE = 1.486
RGB
rgb(166, 166, 200)
RGBA
rgba(166, 166, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.312, g: 0.312, b: 0.376
RYB
red: 65.098%, yellow: 65.098%, blue: 78.431%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5855544 / 0xffa6a6c8
HSL
hsl(240, 24%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 24%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 17% (0.170), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 17.000%, perceived brightness: 66.753%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 34.714, L: 69.147
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.271, L: 0.666
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.040, L: 0.666
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.170), magenta: 17% (0.170), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 39.785, Y: 39.549, Z: 60.170
xyY
x: 0.285, y: 0.283, Y: 39.549
CIELab
L: 69.147, a: 7.008, b: -17.318
CIELuv
L: 69.147, u: -1.998, v: -27.695
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.147, C: 18.682, H: 292.033
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.147, C: 27.767, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.888, a: 2.871, b: -12.706
CIECAM02
J: 60.237, C: 22.538, h: 276.098, Q: 152.912, M: 19.710, s: 35.902, H: 319.816
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.171, jaune: -3.108, green: -0.236
LMS
L: 36.373, M: 39.509, S: 59.828
YCbCr
Y: 161.926, Cb: 142.926, Cr: 125.586
YCoCg
Y: 174.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: 33.000
YDbDr
Y: 169.876, Db: 45.322, Dr: 7.378
YPbPr
Y: 168.448, Pb: 17.000, Pr: -1.564
xvYCC
Y: 160.667, Cb: 142.933, Cr: 126.626
YIQ
Y: 169.876, I: -10.923, Q: 10.579
YUV
Y: 169.876, U: 14.826, V: -3.400
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/6 ΔE = 4.727
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 11.499

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