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#a6a8ad Hex Color Code

#a6a8ad Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6a8ad is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6a8ad is comprised of 65.1% red, 65.88% green and 67.84% blue. In the HSL color space #a6a8ad has a hue of 223° (degrees), 4% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.4 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #86888d
  2. #919398
  3. #9b9da2
  4. #a6a8ad
  5. #b1b3b8
  6. #bcbec3
  7. #c7c9ce

Tints and Shades

#a6a8ad to white

  1. #a6a8ad
  2. #b4b6ba
  3. #c3c4c8
  4. #d2d3d5
  5. #e1e1e3
  6. #f0f0f1
  7. #ffffff

#a6a8ad to black

  1. #a6a8ad
  2. #888a8e
  3. #6b6d70
  4. #505153
  5. #363738
  6. #1e1e1f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ 760E-3 Gray Timber Wolf
      #a7a9ad
      ΔE = 0.602 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. ★ Tea Set NEKB-28
      #a0a6a9
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  2. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28003
      #a8a9ad
      ΔE = 0.727 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. ★ Model Master 1781
      #abacb0
      ΔE = 1.650 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  3. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Silhouette / 70BB 40/062
      #a8a8ad
      ΔE = 0.730 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Greystokes / T168-5
      #a8a9b0
      ΔE = 1.168 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Lilac Brook / T08 98-2
      #a4a9b3
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  5. Humbrol

    1. ★ 166 Light Aircraft Grey
      #a4a5a9
      ΔE = 1.219 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. 64 Light Grey
      #a8a8a8
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Platinum Silver
      #a8a7ae
      ΔE = 1.474 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. ★ Platinum Gray
      #a0a6ac
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Bethel Corner / 8249
      #a4aab0
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Cold Steel / 8289
      #a0a6a7
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  8. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Bethel Corner 8249
      #a4aab0
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. ★ Heather Harmony 8233
      #a5a4a7
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  9. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Light Grey
      #a4a9ac
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Maddy's Mood / KM3789-2
      #a1a7ac
      ΔE = 1.554 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  11. Resene

    1. ★ Freestyling B75-010-257
      #a4a8b0
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. ★ Grey Chateau N73-006-251
      #9fa3a7
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  12. Ford

    1. ★ Silver
      #aaacb2
      ΔE = 1.590 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. ★ Gray
      #aba9b1
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Bethel Corner
      #a3a7af
      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Heather Harmony
      #a3a1a5
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Bethel Corner / 8249
      #a3a7af
      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Heather Harmony / 8233
      #a3a1a5
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Cool Gray 6 U
      #a4a6a8
      ΔE = 1.696 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. ★ P 174-2 U
      #a8a7a8
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  16. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7408-41 Shimmering Grey
      #a5a4aa
      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. ★ 7406-41 Resonant Triangle
      #a3a8aa
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF11042
      #aaacaf
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. CF10777
      #9da4ab
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  18. AMC

    1. ★ Quicksilver
      #a0a6ac
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  19. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0519
      #a2a6ae
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. ★ 0526
      #9fa4a8
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Baby Seal / 0519
      #a2a6ae
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Techile / 0533
      #a3a4a4
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  21. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 4205P Pebblegrey
      #a9abad
      ΔE = 1.809 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  22. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Ironbreaker (Metal)
      #a1a6a9
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  23. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Baby Seal / 926
      #a1a5a8
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. ★ Castlerock / 1009
      #a9aaab
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  24. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6361 - Baby Seal
      #a1a5a8
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. ★ DE 6375 - Castle Kilkenny
      #a9aaab
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  25. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Sheffield Firemist
      #a5abb2
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Argent
      #a0a4a6
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Howl at the Moon R207D
      #a4a5a7
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. ★ Made in the Shade X98R215D
      #a0a7aa
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  27. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 29-g7
      #a0a6aa
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. 37-g7
      #a1a2aa
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  28. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Silver Spring / 2120-50
      #a4abb1
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. Pike's Peak Gray / 2127-50
      #a1abb2
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  29. Focoltone

    1. ★ 5057
      #a3a3a7
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 5056
      #aeafb2
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  30. Sico

    1. ★ 6210-41 Resonant Triangle
      #a3a8aa
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. ★ 6173-41 Old Armour
      #a2a3aa
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  31. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Vineyard Point
      #aba7ad
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Silvered Stone
      #a6acae
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  32. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Mysterious Mauve - 6262
      #a6a3a9
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Network Gray - 7073
      #a0a5a7
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  33. Caparol

    1. 4342
      #acacb4
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Granit 40
      #ababab
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  34. Dulux

    1. Earl Blue
      #a0a9ae
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  35. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 36375
      #a6adb4
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Federal Standard 36300
      #9da2a8
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  36. Teknos

    1. PR340
      #aaa8b1
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  37. CIL

    1. Silhouette
      #a6a9b3
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. West Coast Grey
      #a3a7a7
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  38. ICI Paints

    1. Violet Hill 70BB 39/046
      #9fa2a9
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. English Harbor 50BB 45/054
      #a7adb5
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  39. Jotun

    1. 4246 / Gråblå
      #a0a9b0
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  40. Jedynka

    1. Pd 1185
      #acadb5
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  41. Tikkurila

    1. 609X
      #a3abb3
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. 9730
      #a2aab3
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  42. Levis

    1. Atl Matin E7
      #a3a7b1
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  43. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3005-R80B
      #a2a1a6
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  44. Sto

    1. 34134
      #a7a3a7
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  45. Audi

    1. Avussilber Pearl / C2, LY7J
      #9da4ab
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  46. Nippon Paint

    1. Trinklets / NP N 1962 P
      #adadb5
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  47. Dupont

    1. CAS931
      #a4acb4
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  48. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6145
      #9ea3ab
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  49. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Flagstone 518-4
      #acadae
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Silver Charm 541-4
      #adb0b5
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  50. Porter Paints

    1. Flagstone / 518-4
      #acadae
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Silver Charm / 541-4
      #adb0b5
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  51. Olympic

    1. Silver Charm D45-3
      #acafb2
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  52. Krylon

    1. Pewter Gray
      #a9aeb6
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  53. Coronado Paint

    1. 8249 - Bethel Corner
      #9da2a8
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  54. RAL

    1. RAL 9006 / White aluminium
      #a5a5a5
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  55. Brighto Paints

    1. 7102 Wireworkgrey
      #a3abad
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  56. Brillux

    1. 48.06.15
      #a8adb6
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 60.06.15
      #acb0b6
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  57. Tollens

    1. T2149-3
      #abadb6
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  58. Scib Paints

    1. Heather Harmony / 8233
      #a3a1a5
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. Cold Steel / 8289
      #9ea4a6
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  59. Glidden

    1. Dolphin Grey
      #aaa9b3
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  60. UNKNOWN

    1. Aprilia Bianco / APR.SA004.0
      #a0a9ab
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  61. Duron

    1. Gray Matters
      #aca8a9
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 39.6%

#a6a8ad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6a8ad foreground

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

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #a6a8ad">…</p>

#a6a8ad background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #a6a8ad">…</p>

#a6a8ad shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6a8ad">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10922157
Binary
10100110, 10101000, 10101101
Hexadecimal
#a6a8ad
LRV
≈ 39.1%
Closest short hex
#aaa ΔE = 2.933
RGB
rgb(166, 168, 173)
RGBA
rgba(166, 168, 173, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.327, g: 0.331, b: 0.341
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.657%, blue: 0.678%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5855059 / 0xffa6a8ad
HSL
hsl(223, 4%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 4%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.857), saturation: 4% (0.040), value: 68% (0.678)
HSP
hue: 222.857, saturation: 4.046%, perceived brightness: 65.876%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.528, S: 5.326, L: 68.845
Cubehelix
H: -138.982, S: 0.047, L: 0.659
TSL
T: -2.223, S: 0.008, L: 0.659
CMYK
cyan: 4% (0.040), magenta: 3% (0.029), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.322)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 32% (0.322)
XYZ
X: 37.270, Y: 39.129, Z: 45.116
xyY
x: 0.307, y: 0.322, Y: 39.129
CIELab
L: 68.845, a: 0.258, b: -2.819
CIELuv
L: 68.845, u: -1.403, v: -4.201
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.845, C: 2.831, H: 275.229
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.845, C: 4.429, H: 251.528
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.553, a: -3.116, b: 1.025
CIECAM02
J: 59.903, C: 5.568, h: 250.172, Q: 152.488, M: 4.869, s: 17.870, H: 306.090
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.094, jaune: -0.617, green: 0.305
LMS
L: 36.794, M: 40.474, S: 45.011
YCbCr
Y: 160.288, Cb: 130.491, Cr: 126.767
YCgCo
Y: 168.750, Cg: -0.750, Co: 39.750
YDbDr
Y: 167.972, Db: 7.565, Dr: 3.751
YPbPr
Y: 167.934, Pb: 2.730, Pr: -1.230
xvYCC
Y: 160.226, Cb: 130.398, Cr: 126.920
YIQ
Y: 167.972, I: -2.798, Q: 1.133
YUV
Y: 167.972, U: 2.476, V: -1.730
Munsell Color System
5PB 7/1 ΔE = 2.965
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 6.295

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