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#a6a7c9 Hex Color Code

#a6a7c9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6a7c9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6a7c9 is comprised of 65.1% red, 65.49% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #a6a7c9 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 24% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.56 nm.

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#a6a7c9 linear gradient to complementary #c2c4ab

  1. #a6a7c9
  2. #abacc4
  3. #b0b1bf
  4. #b5b5ba
  5. #babab5
  6. #bebfb0
  7. #c2c4ab

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8687a8
  2. #9092b3
  3. #9b9cbe
  4. #a6a7c9
  5. #b1b2d4
  6. #bcbde0
  7. #c7c8eb

Tints and Shades

#a6a7c9 to white

  1. #a6a7c9
  2. #b5b5d2
  3. #c3c4db
  4. #d2d2e4
  5. #e1e1ed
  6. #f0f0f6
  7. #ffffff

#a6a7c9 to black

  1. #a6a7c9
  2. #8889a4
  3. #6c6c81
  4. #50515f
  5. #363640
  6. #1e1e23
  7. #000000

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 3 290 / Litho 20
      #a8a8c8
      ΔE = 0.753 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. ★ 75 4 265 / Astra 10
      #a4a8c8
      ΔE = 1.061 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  2. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Gateway To Paradise / 7168
      #a3a6c9
      ΔE = 0.771 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. ★ Hermosa / 7167
      #9fa2c7
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  3. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Ashley's Heather
      #a5a7c6
      ΔE = 0.973 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Night Magic / 03RB 42/220
      #b0a8ca
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  4. Glidden

    1. ★ Ashley'S Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #aaa6c9
      ΔE = 1.402 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. ★ Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sweet Violet
      #a8a5c4
      ΔE = 1.473 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2020-R70B
      #a4a3c4
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  7. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 1.592 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  8. General Paint

    1. ★ Tyre / CL 2434M
      #a1a8cc
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. Tyrian / CL 2425M
      #9fa9d0
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-40-4 Grape Slush
      #a3a3c8
      ΔE = 1.649 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #a4a3be
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 41/168
      #a4a8c5
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. ★ 03RB 42/220
      #aca9d0
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  11. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-4 Pixie Violet
      #a6abd0
      ΔE = 1.823 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 630B-4 Freesia Purple
      #aeabd2
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5184T Purple Heather
      #a6a3c2
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  13. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Lined with lilacs / 7201
      #a5a1c9
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Lined with lilacs / 7201
      #a5a1c9
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Paradise
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Lined with Lilacs
      #a5a1c9
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  16. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2030-R60B
      #a8acd0
      ΔE = 1.931 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  17. Tollens

    1. ★ T2097-2
      #aba8cf
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  18. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bleu Alice
      #a3a9d1
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Lin de Narbonne
      #9ea8ca
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  19. Duron

    1. ★ Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  20. Beckers

    1. ★ Isglass 738 / 2215-R86B
      #afa9ca
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  21. Kansai Paint

    1. Grape Ice
      #a2a1c7
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  22. KILZ

    1. Zodiac / B741
      #9fa1c1
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  23. Dutch Boy

    1. Lavender Sunset
      #a2a2ca
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Purple Crème
      #9ba3c7
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  24. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6309
      #a1abcd
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. 6262
      #a6a9d4
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  25. Sikkens

    1. V5.14.60
      #a2a0c4
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  26. CIL

    1. Night Magic
      #ada9d1
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  27. Brighto Paints

    1. 7523 Indigo
      #9ea8cf
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  28. Clark+Kensington

    1. Happy Hippo / KIDCC-19
      #a5adcd
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Grounded / 40B-4
      #a0a5c0
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  29. Dupont

    1. CAS675
      #afa7cb
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  30. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Flirtation 29-8
      #9ba3c8
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  31. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10466
      #aea5c6
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. CF10456
      #9ba1c6
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  32. ICI Paints

    1. Night Magic 03RB 42/220
      #a5a2cb
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 4250 Precocious Purple 90BB 46/132
      #aaabc4
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  33. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-e1
      #9da7cf
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  34. Pantone / PMS

    1. 16-3921 TPG
      #9ba6c9
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. 7452 UP
      #9ba5cc
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  35. Asian Paints

    1. Lined With Lilac / 7201
      #a5a1c9
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  36. Coronado Paint

    1. 7201 - Lined With Lilacs
      #9ca0c3
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  37. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-42 Night Fever
      #a4a2cc
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  38. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Indulgent - 6969
      #9fabcf
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  39. Resene

    1. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  40. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Heather / NP PB 1458 T
      #a7a0c1
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 37.2%

#a6a7c9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6a7c9 foreground

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #a6a7c9">…</p>

#a6a7c9 background

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="background-color: #a6a7c9">…</p>

#a6a7c9 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6a7c9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10921929
Binary
10100110, 10100111, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#a6a7c9
LRV
≈ 40.0%
Closest short hex
#aac ΔE = 1.219
RGB
rgb(166, 167, 201)
RGBA
rgba(166, 167, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.311, g: 0.313, b: 0.376
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.655%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5855287 / 0xffa6a7c9
HSL
hsl(238, 24%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 24%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (238.286), saturation: 17% (0.174), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 238.286, saturation: 17.413%, perceived brightness: 67.030%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.828, S: 35.281, L: 69.442
Cubehelix
H: -124.427, S: 0.275, L: 0.668
TSL
T: -2.883, S: 0.041, L: 0.669
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.174), magenta: 17% (0.169), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 35% (0.345), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 40.085, Y: 39.961, Z: 60.848
xyY
x: 0.285, y: 0.284, Y: 39.961
CIELab
L: 69.442, a: 6.676, b: -17.424
CIELuv
L: 69.442, u: -2.519, v: -27.833
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.442, C: 18.659, H: 290.963
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.442, C: 27.946, H: 264.828
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.215, a: 2.562, b: -12.820
CIECAM02
J: 60.558, C: 22.674, h: 274.761, Q: 153.319, M: 19.828, s: 35.962, H: 319.064
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.171, jaune: -3.123, green: -0.174
LMS
L: 36.660, M: 40.001, S: 60.502
YCbCr
Y: 162.528, Cb: 143.074, Cr: 125.147
YCgCo
Y: 175.250, Cg: -8.250, Co: 32.750
YDbDr
Y: 170.577, Db: 45.772, Dr: 8.711
YPbPr
Y: 169.235, Pb: 17.115, Pr: -2.064
xvYCC
Y: 161.343, Cb: 143.034, Cr: 126.187
YIQ
Y: 170.577, I: -11.519, Q: 10.367
YUV
Y: 170.577, U: 14.973, V: -4.015
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/6 ΔE = 4.400
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 11.219

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