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#a6a8e3 Hex Color Code

#a6a8e3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6a8e3 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6a8e3 is comprised of 65.1% red, 65.88% green and 89.02% blue. In the HSL color space #a6a8e3 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 52% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.62 nm.

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#a6a8e3 linear gradient to complementary #d1d5b4

  1. #a6a8e3
  2. #afafdb
  3. #b7b7d4
  4. #bebecc
  5. #c5c6c4
  6. #cbcdbc
  7. #d1d5b4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8588c0
  2. #9092cc
  3. #9b9dd7
  4. #a6a8e3
  5. #b1b3ef
  6. #bdbefb
  7. #c8caff

Tones

  1. #a6a8e3
  2. #acadde
  3. #b1b1d9
  4. #b6b6d4
  5. #bbbbcf
  6. #c0bfc9
  7. #c4c4c4

Tints and Shades

#a6a8e3 to white

  1. #a6a8e3
  2. #b5b6e8
  3. #c4c4ed
  4. #d3d3f1
  5. #e2e1f6
  6. #f0f0fa
  7. #ffffff

#a6a8e3 to black

  1. #a6a8e3
  2. #888ab9
  3. #6c6d91
  4. #50516b
  5. #373747
  6. #1e1e26
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2705 C
      #a7a4e0
      ΔE = 1.572 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. 2716
      #9ea1db
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  2. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #a9abde
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  3. Brillux

    1. 51.15.15
      #aba9da
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  4. Plascon

    1. Perfect Pearl B7-E2-3
      #a8a8d8
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Luna Light B7-C2-2
      #a0a0e0
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  5. Caparol

    1. 80 12 270 / Aquarell 80
      #9ca4e8
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. 2214
      #a8acdc
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  6. Berger

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  7. Vista Paint

    1. Petal Soft
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Roswell
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  8. Scib Paints

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Simply Violet / 977
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  10. California Paints

    1. DE 5941 - Simply Violet
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 38.5%

#a6a8e3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6a8e3 foreground

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="color: #a6a8e3">…</p>

#a6a8e3 background

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #a6a8e3">…</p>

#a6a8e3 shadow

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6a8e3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10922211
Binary
10100110, 10101000, 11100011
Hexadecimal
#a6a8e3
LRV
≈ 41.7%
Closest short hex
#aad ΔE = 2.060
RGB
rgb(166, 168, 227)
RGBA
rgba(166, 168, 227, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.296, g: 0.299, b: 0.405
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.659%, blue: 0.890%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5855005 / 0xffa6a8e3
HSL
hsl(238, 52%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 52%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (238.033), saturation: 27% (0.269), value: 89% (0.890)
HSP
hue: 238.033, saturation: 26.872%, perceived brightness: 68.690%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.773, S: 64.787, L: 70.634
Cubehelix
H: -124.634, S: 0.488, L: 0.682
TSL
T: -2.873, S: 0.068, L: 0.683
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.269), magenta: 26% (0.260), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.110)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 11% (0.110)
XYZ
X: 43.590, Y: 41.657, Z: 78.402
xyY
x: 0.266, y: 0.255, Y: 41.657
CIELab
L: 70.634, a: 12.162, b: -29.892
CIELuv
L: 70.634, u: -4.490, v: -49.079
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.634, C: 32.272, H: 292.140
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.634, C: 49.284, H: 264.773
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.542, a: 7.604, b: -26.842
CIECAM02
J: 61.847, C: 35.624, h: 274.731, Q: 154.943, M: 31.152, s: 44.839, H: 319.047
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.234, jaune: -5.315, green: -0.392
LMS
L: 37.106, M: 40.522, S: 77.798
YCbCr
Y: 165.580, Cb: 154.197, Cr: 122.933
YCgCo
Y: 182.250, Cg: -14.250, Co: 26.250
YDbDr
Y: 174.128, Db: 79.547, Dr: 15.469
YPbPr
Y: 171.822, Pb: 29.730, Pr: -3.714
xvYCC
Y: 163.565, Cb: 154.116, Cr: 124.738
YIQ
Y: 174.128, I: -20.146, Q: 17.934
YUV
Y: 174.128, U: 26.020, V: -7.131
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 4.916
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.167

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