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#a6a6cd Hex Color Code

#a6a6cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6a6cd is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a6a6cd is comprised of 65.1% red, 65.1% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #a6a6cd has a hue of 240° (degrees), 28% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#a6a6cd linear gradient to complementary #c4c7ac

  1. #a6a6cd
  2. #acabc8
  3. #b1b1c2
  4. #b6b6bd
  5. #bbbcb7
  6. #c0c1b2
  7. #c4c7ac

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8686ac
  2. #9091b7
  3. #9b9bc2
  4. #a6a6cd
  5. #b1b1d8
  6. #bcbce4
  7. #c7c7ef

Tones

  1. #a6a6cd
  2. #aaa9ca
  3. #adadc7
  4. #b1b0c4
  5. #b4b3c0
  6. #b7b7bd
  7. #bababa

Tints and Shades

#a6a6cd to white

  1. #a6a6cd
  2. #b5b4d5
  3. #c3c3de
  4. #d2d2e6
  5. #e1e1ee
  6. #f0f0f7
  7. #ffffff

#a6a6cd to black

  1. #a6a6cd
  2. #8888a7
  3. #6c6b83
  4. #505061
  5. #363641
  6. #1e1e23
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Tollens

    1. ★ T2097-2
      #aba8cf
      ΔE = 1.244 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-40-4 Grape Slush
      #a3a3c8
      ΔE = 1.296 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  3. General Paint

    1. ★ Frivolous / CL 2444M
      #a6a6c8
      ΔE = 1.407 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Effervescent / CL 2454M
      #ada7c8
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  4. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ First Dance / 40C-5
      #aba9d1
      ΔE = 1.423 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. ★ Purple Illusion / 40D-2
      #a7aad2
      ΔE = 1.513 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  5. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Gateway To Paradise / 7168
      #a3a6c9
      ΔE = 1.463 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. ★ Hermosa / 7167
      #9fa2c7
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  6. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Lavender Sunset
      #a2a2ca
      ΔE = 1.492 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Purple Crème
      #9ba3c7
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Ashley'S Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #aaa6c9
      ΔE = 1.518 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ 03RB 42/220
      #aca9d0
      ΔE = 1.550 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  9. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Night Magic 03RB 42/220
      #a5a2cb
      ΔE = 1.560 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  10. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7350-42 Night Fever
      #a4a2cc
      ΔE = 1.620 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6262
      #a6a9d4
      ΔE = 1.633 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  12. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bleu Alice
      #a3a9d1
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. ★ Splendeur violette
      #aba5c6
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7445 CP
      #a3a1c8
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. ★ P 104-3 U
      #a6aacd
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  14. CIL

    1. ★ Night Magic
      #ada9d1
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  15. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Grape Ice
      #a2a1c7
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  16. Berger

    1. ★ Lined with lilacs / 7201
      #a5a1c9
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  17. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Lined with lilacs / 7201
      #a5a1c9
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  18. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Lined With Lilac / 7201
      #a5a1c9
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Lined with Lilacs
      #a5a1c9
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Petal Soft
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  20. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 3 290 / Litho 20
      #a8a8c8
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 75 4 265 / Astra 10
      #a4a8c8
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  21. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-4 Pixie Violet
      #a6abd0
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. ★ 630B-4 Freesia Purple
      #aeabd2
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2020-R70B
      #a4a3c4
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  23. Taubmans

    1. ★ Almost Purple / T12 37.F1
      #a0a4d1
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. Passionate / T57-5
      #a1a2d0
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  24. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  25. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ May Mist / 1247
      #a4a0c8
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Velvet Robe / 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  26. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1247
      #a4a0c8
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  27. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R60B
      #a8acd0
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  28. Plascon

    1. Igloo B6-E2-3
      #a0a8d4
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. Perfect Pearl B7-E2-3
      #a8a8d8
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  29. Devoe Paint

    1. Ashley's Heather
      #a5a7c6
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Night Magic / 03RB 42/220
      #b0a8ca
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  30. Little Greene

    1. Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  31. Sikkens

    1. V5.14.60
      #a2a0c4
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. W0.15.65
      #b0a9d1
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  32. Valspar Paint

    1. Sweet Violet
      #a8a5c4
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Sassy Violet
      #acaed5
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  33. Kelly-Moore

    1. Gateway to Paradise / KM3037-2
      #aea5cc
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Hermosa / KM3038-2
      #aaa1ca
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  34. Dupont

    1. CAS675
      #afa7cb
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. CAS683
      #afa6d2
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  35. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-e1
      #9da7cf
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  36. Brighto Paints

    1. 7523 Indigo
      #9ea8cf
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  37. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5184T Purple Heather
      #a6a3c2
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  38. Coronado Paint

    1. 7160 - Purple Possibility
      #b0aad3
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 7208 - Petal Soft
      #a1abd6
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  39. Albany Paint

    1. Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  40. Beckers

    1. Isglass 738 / 2215-R86B
      #afa9ca
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Sjöbris 740 / S 2319-R89B
      #a49fca
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  41. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Flirtation 29-8
      #9ba3c8
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  42. Resene

    1. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  43. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10456
      #9ba1c6
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. CF10466
      #aea5c6
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 40.0%

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#a6a6cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6a6cd foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #a6a6cd">…</p>

#a6a6cd background

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #a6a6cd">…</p>

#a6a6cd shadow

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

Scott Adams
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6a6cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10921677
Binary
10100110, 10100110, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#a6a6cd
LRV
≈ 39.8%
Closest short hex
#aac ΔE = 2.023
RGB
rgb(166, 166, 205)
RGBA
rgba(166, 166, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.309, g: 0.309, b: 0.382
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.651%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5855539 / 0xffa6a6cd
HSL
hsl(240, 28%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 28%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 19% (0.190), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 19.024%, perceived brightness: 67.018%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 40.195, L: 69.317
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.311, L: 0.668
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.046, L: 0.668
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.190), magenta: 19% (0.190), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 40.379, Y: 39.787, Z: 63.298
xyY
x: 0.281, y: 0.277, Y: 39.787
CIELab
L: 69.317, a: 8.127, b: -19.821
CIELuv
L: 69.317, u: -2.301, v: -31.889
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.317, C: 21.422, H: 292.295
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.317, C: 31.972, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.077, a: 3.884, b: -15.344
CIECAM02
J: 60.421, C: 25.248, h: 276.255, Q: 153.145, M: 22.079, s: 37.970, H: 319.905
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.184, jaune: -3.545, green: -0.298
LMS
L: 36.402, M: 39.513, S: 62.909
YCbCr
Y: 162.416, Cb: 145.121, Cr: 125.231
YCgCo
Y: 175.750, Cg: -9.750, Co: 31.750
YDbDr
Y: 170.446, Db: 51.987, Dr: 8.463
YPbPr
Y: 168.808, Pb: 19.500, Pr: -1.794
xvYCC
Y: 160.976, Cb: 145.129, Cr: 126.424
YIQ
Y: 170.446, I: -12.529, Q: 12.134
YUV
Y: 170.446, U: 17.006, V: -3.900
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 4.232
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 11.200

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