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#a6a8e7 Hex Color Code

#a6a8e7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6a8e7 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6a8e7 is comprised of 65.1% red, 65.88% green and 90.59% blue. In the HSL color space #a6a8e7 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 58% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.53 nm.

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#a6a8e7 linear gradient to complementary #d3d7b6

  1. #a6a8e7
  2. #afb0df
  3. #b8b7d7
  4. #bfbfcf
  5. #c6c7c7
  6. #cdcfbf
  7. #d3d7b6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8487c4
  2. #9092d0
  3. #9b9ddb
  4. #a6a8e7
  5. #b1b3f3
  6. #bdbeff
  7. #c9caff

Tones

  1. #a6a8e7
  2. #acade2
  3. #b2b2dd
  4. #b8b7d7
  5. #bdbdd2
  6. #c2c2cc
  7. #c7c7c7

Tints and Shades

#a6a8e7 to white

  1. #a6a8e7
  2. #b5b6eb
  3. #c4c4ef
  4. #d3d3f3
  5. #e2e1f7
  6. #f1f0fb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a6a8e7 to black

  1. #a6a8e7
  2. #888abc
  3. #6c6d93
  4. #50516d
  5. #373748
  6. #1f1e26
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #a9abde
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 3.477 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2716
      #9ea1db
      ΔE = 3.037 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 2705
      #ab9ed9
      ΔE = 4.280 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  3. Brillux

    1. 51.15.15
      #aba9da
      ΔE = 3.056 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  4. ProMarker

    1. Bluebell
      #acafe4
      ΔE = 3.113 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  5. California Paints

    1. DE 5941 - Simply Violet
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 3.326 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 4.081 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Simply Violet / 977
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 3.326 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 4.081 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 3.413 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 4.934 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  8. Clark+Kensington

    1. Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 3.482 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Purple Illusion / 40D-2
      #a7aad2
      ΔE = 5.007 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.499 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 3.624 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  10. Vista Paint

    1. Petal Soft
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.499 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Roswell
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 3.624 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  11. Berger

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.499 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 3.624 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  12. RAL

    1. RAL 570-3
      #adaddd
      ΔE = 3.556 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. RAL 300 70 25
      #ada3d1
      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  13. Asian Paints

    1. Edge Of Dawn / 7216
      #a4a9d8
      ΔE = 3.638 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a9a9d7
      ΔE = 3.639 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 3.783 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Heather Mist 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 4.361 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 3.783 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Heather Mist / 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 4.361 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  16. Behr

    1. Water Hyacinth P550-4
      #a0a2d4
      ΔE = 3.845 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Lavender Sky P540-4
      #9eacdd
      ΔE = 4.385 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  17. Diamond Vogel

    1. Childish Wonder / 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 3.912 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  18. ECOS Paints

    1. Childish Wonder (1261)
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 3.912 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  19. Colortrend

    1. 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 3.912 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  20. Nerolac

    1. Meadow Phlox - 2326
      #aca3d4
      ΔE = 4.025 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  21. Plascon

    1. Walk on the Moon P1-E2-3
      #a8a0d4
      ΔE = 4.025 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Igloo B6-E2-3
      #a0a8d4
      ΔE = 4.656 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  22. Taubmans

    1. Elite / T56-6
      #ada5d4
      ΔE = 4.061 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Passionate / T57-5
      #a1a2d0
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  23. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6262
      #a6a9d4
      ΔE = 4.371 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  24. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 4.376 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  25. Valspar Paint

    1. Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 4.396 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  26. Duron

    1. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 4.419 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  27. Kelly-Moore

    1. Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 4.612 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Lavender Legend / KM3030-2
      #b1a2d2
      ΔE = 5.127 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  28. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Lavender Legend / 7159
      #a6a1cf
      ΔE = 4.648 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  29. Caparol

    1. 88 20 280 / Lavendel 150
      #b0acfc
      ΔE = 4.648 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. 77 9 295 / Velvet 85
      #a89cd4
      ΔE = 4.918 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  30. Dupont

    1. CAS683
      #afa6d2
      ΔE = 4.682 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  31. Tikkurila

    1. 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 4.720 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  32. Matthews Paint

    1. Azureno / 3427
      #96a5d8
      ΔE = 4.813 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  33. Little Greene

    1. Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 4.858 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  34. Coronado Paint

    1. 7160 - Purple Possibility
      #b0aad3
      ΔE = 4.983 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 7208 - Petal Soft
      #a1abd6
      ΔE = 4.990 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  35. CIL

    1. Night Magic
      #ada9d1
      ΔE = 5.017 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  36. Glidden

    1. Night Magic Violet / 03RB 42/220
      #b3a7d3
      ΔE = 5.079 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  37. Peintures MF

    1. Annapolis
      #afaad2
      ΔE = 5.103 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Bleu Alice
      #a3a9d1
      ΔE = 5.243 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  38. Sikkens

    1. W0.15.65
      #b1a9d2
      ΔE = 5.143 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  39. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  40. Dulux

    1. 03RB 42/220
      #aca9d0
      ΔE = 5.184 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  41. Resene

    1. Wistful B73-042-284
      #a29ecd
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  42. Tollens

    1. T2097-2
      #aba8cf
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  43. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-42 Night Fever
      #a4a2cc
      ΔE = 5.207 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  44. Focoltone

    1. 5018
      #afa4cf
      ΔE = 5.232 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  45. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-e
      #a3add7
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 42.6%

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#a6a8e7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6a8e7 foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #a6a8e7">…</p>

#a6a8e7 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: #a6a8e7">…</p>

#a6a8e7 shadow

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6a8e7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10922215
Binary
10100110, 10101000, 11100111
Hexadecimal
#a6a8e7
LRV
≈ 41.9%
Closest short hex
#aae ΔE = 1.549
RGB
rgb(166, 168, 231)
RGBA
rgba(166, 168, 231, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.294, g: 0.297, b: 0.409
RYB
red: 65.098%, yellow: 65.859%, blue: 90.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5855001 / 0xffa6a8e7
HSL
hsl(238, 58%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 58%, 78%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (238.154), saturation: 28% (0.281), value: 91% (0.906)
HSP
hue: 238.154, saturation: 28.139%, perceived brightness: 68.924%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.856, S: 69.633, L: 70.789
Cubehelix
H: -124.535, S: 0.522, L: 0.684
TSL
T: -2.878, S: 0.072, L: 0.685
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.281), magenta: 27% (0.273), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.094)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 9% (0.094)
XYZ
X: 44.149, Y: 41.881, Z: 81.344
xyY
x: 0.264, y: 0.250, Y: 41.881
CIELab
L: 70.789, a: 13.136, b: -31.840
CIELuv
L: 70.789, u: -4.724, v: -52.472
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.789, C: 34.443, H: 292.419
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.789, C: 52.685, H: 264.856
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.715, a: 8.520, b: -29.224
CIECAM02
J: 62.013, C: 37.534, h: 274.768, Q: 155.150, M: 32.823, s: 45.995, H: 319.068
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.244, jaune: -5.662, green: -0.430
LMS
L: 37.134, M: 40.526, S: 80.695
YCbCr
Y: 165.972, Cb: 155.953, Cr: 122.649
YCoCg
Y: 183.250, Cg: -15.250, Co: 25.250
YDbDr
Y: 174.584, Db: 84.879, Dr: 16.337
YPbPr
Y: 172.110, Pb: 31.730, Pr: -3.898
xvYCC
Y: 163.812, Cb: 155.873, Cr: 124.576
YIQ
Y: 174.584, I: -21.431, Q: 19.179
YUV
Y: 174.584, U: 27.764, V: -7.531
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/8 ΔE = 5.336
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.133

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