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#a6a7c1 Hex Color Code

#a6a7c1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6a7c1 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6a7c1 is comprised of 65.1% red, 65.49% green and 75.69% blue. In the HSL color space #a6a7c1 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 18% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.93 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#a6a7c1 linear gradient to complementary #bdbea9

  1. #a6a7c1
  2. #aaabbd
  3. #aeafb9
  4. #b2b2b5
  5. #b6b6b1
  6. #babaad
  7. #bdbea9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8687a0
  2. #9192ab
  3. #9b9cb6
  4. #a6a7c1
  5. #b1b2cc
  6. #bcbdd7
  7. #c7c8e3

Tints and Shades

#a6a7c1 to white

  1. #a6a7c1
  2. #b5b5cb
  3. #c3c4d5
  4. #d2d2e0
  5. #e1e1ea
  6. #f0f0f4
  7. #ffffff

#a6a7c1 to black

  1. #a6a7c1
  2. #88899e
  3. #6c6c7c
  4. #50515c
  5. #36363e
  6. #1e1e22
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Ashley's Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #a8a7bf
      ΔE = 0.873 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. ★ Ashley's Heather
      #a5a7c6
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  2. Beckers

    1. ★ Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 0.898 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Vattenfall 781 / S 2908-B05G
      #a7a8ba
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Central Mauve / 1412
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 1.030 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  4. Duron

    1. ★ Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 1.265 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 41/168
      #a4a8c5
      ΔE = 1.282 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  6. General Paint

    1. ★ Purpura / CL 2414M
      #a5aac5
      ΔE = 1.436 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Frivolous / CL 2444M
      #a6a6c8
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #a4a3be
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4250 Precocious Purple 90BB 46/132
      #aaabc4
      ΔE = 1.501 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. New Age Blue 70BB 43/127
      #a0a8bf
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  9. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Grounded / 40B-4
      #a0a5c0
      ΔE = 1.553 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Silver Rose / 40A-3
      #a0a0b6
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 1.586 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Frosted Blueberry / 50BB 39/146
      #9ca6c2
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  11. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 1.689 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  12. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Butterfly Bush / 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 1.689 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  13. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Chardon écossais
      #a6a6c5
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Mertensia de Virgini
      #a6aacc
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 100-3 C
      #a7a7c6
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. 535
      #9ca1bd
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  15. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  16. Berger

    1. ★ Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  17. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Luster Blue
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. ★ Purple Paradise
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  18. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 1.807 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6351
      #a9a5bc
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  20. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e4
      #9fa6bf
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purple Grey
      #a7a6ba
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Dried Lavender
      #acaec9
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  22. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 3 290 / Litho 20
      #a8a8c8
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 75 3 320 / Viola 15
      #b0a8c4
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  23. Laura Ashley

    1. 2-4 Lupin
      #a8a3ba
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. 2-9 Dusty Lilac 2
      #a6a3b6
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  24. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Smoky Grape 30-23
      #a3a2b8
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  25. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5184T Purple Heather
      #a6a3c2
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  26. Taubmans

    1. New Hope / T58-4
      #adaec7
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  27. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. CF10454
      #9ca7c3
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  28. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R70B
      #a4a3c4
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  29. Nippon Paint

    1. Faded Memories / NP PB 1473 P
      #aeaec6
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Slight Tempo / NP PB 1468 T
      #a2a0b6
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  30. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R60B
      #9ca2ba
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  31. Brillux

    1. 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  32. KILZ

    1. Zodiac / B741
      #9fa1c1
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  33. Porter Paints

    1. Lilac Time / 446-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  34. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Lilac Time / PPG1168-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 40.8%

#a6a7c1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6a7c1 foreground

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

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #a6a7c1">…</p>

#a6a7c1 background

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #a6a7c1">…</p>

#a6a7c1 shadow

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6a7c1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10921921
Binary
10100110, 10100111, 11000001
Hexadecimal
#a6a7c1
LRV
≈ 39.6%
Closest short hex
#aac ΔE = 2.796
RGB
rgb(166, 167, 193)
RGBA
rgba(166, 167, 193, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.316, g: 0.317, b: 0.367
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.655%, blue: 0.757%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5855295 / 0xffa6a7c1
HSL
hsl(238, 18%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 18%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.778), saturation: 14% (0.140), value: 76% (0.757)
HSP
hue: 237.778, saturation: 13.990%, perceived brightness: 66.616%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.470, S: 26.615, L: 69.180
Cubehelix
H: -124.842, S: 0.210, L: 0.665
TSL
T: -2.862, S: 0.032, L: 0.665
CMYK
cyan: 14% (0.140), magenta: 13% (0.135), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.243)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 35% (0.345), yellow: 24% (0.243)
XYZ
X: 39.168, Y: 39.594, Z: 56.021
xyY
x: 0.291, y: 0.294, Y: 39.594
CIELab
L: 69.180, a: 4.925, b: -13.399
CIELuv
L: 69.180, u: -2.049, v: -21.168
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.180, C: 14.276, H: 290.183
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.180, C: 21.267, H: 264.470
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.924, a: 0.993, b: -8.739
CIECAM02
J: 60.274, C: 18.187, h: 273.827, Q: 152.959, M: 15.904, s: 32.245, H: 318.541
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.150, jaune: -2.425, green: -0.068
LMS
L: 36.614, M: 39.994, S: 55.747
YCbCr
Y: 161.744, Cb: 139.562, Cr: 125.715
YCgCo
Y: 173.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 34.750
YDbDr
Y: 169.665, Db: 35.108, Dr: 6.975
YPbPr
Y: 168.659, Pb: 13.115, Pr: -1.696
xvYCC
Y: 160.848, Cb: 139.521, Cr: 126.510
YIQ
Y: 169.665, I: -8.949, Q: 7.878
YUV
Y: 169.665, U: 11.485, V: -3.215
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 4.708
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 11.619

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