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Glidden Heather Purple / #a6aac7 Hex Color Code

#a6aac7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6aac7 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6aac7 is comprised of 65.1% red, 66.67% green and 78.04% blue. In the HSL color space #a6aac7 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 23% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.36 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#a6aac7 linear gradient to complementary #c2c1ab

  1. #a6aac7
  2. #abaec2
  3. #b0b2be
  4. #b5b5b9
  5. #b9b9b5
  6. #bebdb0
  7. #c2c1ab

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #868aa6
  2. #9094b1
  3. #9b9fbc
  4. #a6aac7
  5. #b1b5d2
  6. #bcc0de
  7. #c8ccea

Tints and Shades

#a6aac7 to white

  1. #a6aac7
  2. #b5b8d0
  3. #c3c6d9
  4. #d2d4e3
  5. #e1e2ec
  6. #f0f0f6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a6aac7 to black

  1. #a6aac7
  2. #888ba3
  3. #6c6e80
  4. #50525f
  5. #36373f
  6. #1e1f22
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

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  1. Nerolac

    1. ★ Tiffany - 2333
      #a9aac5
      ΔE = 1.025 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Sweet Lavender - 2340
      #aab1db
      ΔE = 4.931 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  2. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Ashley's Heather
      #a5a7c6
      ΔE = 1.284 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Versailles / 54BB 41/237
      #97aacc
      ΔE = 4.102 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  3. Beckers

    1. ★ Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 1.345 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Isglass 738 / 2215-R86B
      #afa9ca
      ΔE = 3.185 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 1.547 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. CF10454
      #9ca7c3
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  5. Berger

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Purpley Puff / 7232
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 4.167 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Purpley Puff / 7232
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 4.167 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  7. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Mertensia de Virgini
      #a6aacc
      ΔE = 1.615 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Lin de Narbonne
      #9ea8ca
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  8. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Happy Hippo / KIDCC-19
      #a5adcd
      ΔE = 1.619 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Partyopolis / 38D-3
      #99afd0
      ΔE = 4.704 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Dried Lavender
      #acaec9
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Cincinnatian Hotel Hunter Blue
      #9baacb
      ΔE = 3.087 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ New Hope / T58-4
      #adaec7
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Hazy Shade / T59-5
      #9ca2b7
      ΔE = 4.316 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  11. Duron

    1. ★ Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Solitude
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 3.315 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  12. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  13. Wattyl

    1. ★ Pennyroyal / D66W
      #a0a6c8
      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  14. General Paint

    1. Frivolous / CL 2444M
      #a6a6c8
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Effervescent / CL 2454M
      #ada7c8
      ΔE = 3.161 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  15. Resene

    1. Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 3.588 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  16. Glidden

    1. Lovely Lilac / PPG1167-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Ashley's Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #aaa6c9
      ΔE = 3.136 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  17. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R60B
      #a8acd0
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R70B
      #9bafd2
      ΔE = 4.370 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  18. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #adb0cf
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 7523 Indigo
      #9ea8cf
      ΔE = 3.521 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  19. Nippon Paint

    1. Faded Memories / NP PB 1473 P
      #aeaec6
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Millenia / NP PB 1444 P
      #b3adc9
      ΔE = 3.392 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  20. Brillux

    1. 51.12.15
      #b0aecc
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. 54.12.15
      #a2afcc
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  21. Pantone / PMS

    1. 651
      #a1adc7
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 644
      #9eb0c9
      ΔE = 4.458 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  22. Chrysler

    1. Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Bradenton Blue
      #98a3c4
      ΔE = 3.695 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  23. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Indulgent - 6969
      #9fabcf
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Forever Lilac - 9067
      #afa5c7
      ΔE = 4.350 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  24. Ford

    1. Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Light Amethyst
      #999fb5
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  25. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R70B
      #a4a3c4
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. S 2020-R80B
      #97a5c3
      ΔE = 3.710 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  26. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5184T Purple Heather
      #a6a3c2
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 841
      #a8adbc
      ΔE = 4.639 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  27. Porter Paints

    1. Easter Egg / 347-4
      #9aa9c8
      ΔE = 3.133 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 4.638 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  28. Diamond Vogel

    1. Butterfly Bush / 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 3.151 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Royal Proclamation / 1297
      #ada3be
      ΔE = 4.350 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  29. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blue Star 28-7
      #a2aec5
      ΔE = 3.327 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Smoky Grape 30-23
      #a3a2b8
      ΔE = 3.779 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  30. California Paints

    1. DE 5899 - Sapphire Fog
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 3.335 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 5.211 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  31. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sapphire Fog / 821
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 3.335 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Midnight Blush / 799
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 4.539 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  32. Caparol

    1. 75 3 320 / Viola 15
      #b0a8c4
      ΔE = 3.429 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. 02/17
      #b0a4bc
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  33. Kelly-Moore

    1. Lined with Lilacs / KM3060-2
      #b3b1d0
      ΔE = 3.595 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Luster Blue / KM3052-2
      #b2afc2
      ΔE = 4.256 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  34. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-d1
      #a0acd3
      ΔE = 3.602 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 35-e1
      #9db1d6
      ΔE = 4.779 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  35. Asian Paints

    1. River Blue / 9161
      #98a5c0
      ΔE = 3.712 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Lined With Lilac / 7201
      #a4a0c6
      ΔE = 4.768 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  36. Focoltone

    1. 4043
      #b4afc6
      ΔE = 3.951 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  37. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 4.007 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Shady Purple A30
      #9ca5b6
      ΔE = 5.105 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  38. Tollens

    1. T2008-2
      #96a6c3
      ΔE = 4.023 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. T2098-1
      #b4aac6
      ΔE = 4.141 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  39. Earthpaint

    1. 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #abaebf
      ΔE = 4.041 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 4.786 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  40. Dupont

    1. CAS675
      #afa7cb
      ΔE = 4.117 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  41. Disney

    1. 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 4.157 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  42. Vista Paint

    1. Purpley Puff
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 4.167 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Washed Indigo
      #98afd3
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  43. GM / General Motors

    1. Norfolk Gray
      #9ba9bf
      ΔE = 4.169 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  44. ICI Paints

    1. 4203 Peace 50BB 46/129
      #a0aec3
      ΔE = 4.259 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Night Magic 03RB 42/220
      #a5a2cb
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  45. Olympic

    1. Lovely Lilac B46-3
      #a4b2c9
      ΔE = 4.260 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 4.341 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  46. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Innuendo / PPG1165-4
      #a4b0c4
      ΔE = 4.291 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Velvet Morning 247-4
      #99aed6
      ΔE = 5.140 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  47. Colortrend

    1. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 4.294 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. 0596
      #9aafd2
      ΔE = 4.573 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  48. CIL

    1. Night Magic
      #ada9d1
      ΔE = 4.316 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Pier Pointe
      #9da6b8
      ΔE = 4.631 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  49. Kansai Paint

    1. Grape Ice
      #a2a1c7
      ΔE = 4.327 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Mystery
      #b3acbf
      ΔE = 4.679 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  50. Dutch Boy

    1. Wisteria Blossom
      #96a4be
      ΔE = 4.344 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  51. Laura Ashley

    1. 3-4 Forget Me Not
      #a3b2c9
      ΔE = 4.444 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. 44-19 Lavender Spray
      #a8a4b5
      ΔE = 4.809 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  52. Sikkens

    1. U0.15.65
      #9aafcf
      ΔE = 4.473 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. T9.17.61
      #92a9c8
      ΔE = 5.202 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  53. Behr

    1. Bikerding PPKR-27
      #ada3c5
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Subtle Grape PPKB-17
      #a8b3c5
      ΔE = 5.117 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  54. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 4.551 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. 7350-42 Night Fever
      #a4a2cc
      ΔE = 5.135 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  55. Coronado Paint

    1. 7208 - Petal Soft
      #a1abd6
      ΔE = 4.576 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 7168 - Gateway To Paradise
      #9d9ec4
      ΔE = 5.102 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  56. Benjamin Moore

    1. Yukon Sky / 1439
      #a1a7b7
      ΔE = 4.641 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. Riviera Azure / 822
      #9eb3d1
      ΔE = 4.973 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  57. Rodda Paint

    1. Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  58. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Lap Of Luxury / 7184
      #aaa9b6
      ΔE = 5.242 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  59. KILZ

    1. Slow Dance / B802
      #9aabd4
      ΔE = 4.701 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Mad About Blue / B862
      #95abc7
      ΔE = 5.002 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  60. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 4.800 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  61. Sto

    1. 34203
      #a39eb7
      ΔE = 4.805 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. 34421
      #98a2b6
      ΔE = 5.179 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  62. Sico

    1. 6048-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 4.811 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  63. Tikkurila

    1. 4893
      #a8abb9
      ΔE = 4.812 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  64. Dulux

    1. 50BB 39/188
      #93a8c7
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. 90BB 36/188
      #999dbe
      ΔE = 4.938 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  65. Plascon

    1. Igloo B6-E2-3
      #a0a8d4
      ΔE = 4.865 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. White Pickets B4-E2-3
      #94accc
      ΔE = 5.172 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  66. Bristol

    1. Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 4.932 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  67. Crayola

    1. Cadet Blue
      #a9b2c3
      ΔE = 4.967 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  68. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6357
      #959ebd
      ΔE = 5.012 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. 6064
      #9fb4d3
      ΔE = 5.113 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  69. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 35 - Blue
      #a5b5cc
      ΔE = 5.195 / LRV ≈ 45.4%

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#a6aac7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6aac7 foreground

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

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #a6aac7">…</p>

#a6aac7 background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #a6aac7">…</p>

#a6aac7 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6aac7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10922695
Binary
10100110, 10101010, 11000111
Hexadecimal
#a6aac7
LRV
≈ 41.0%
Closest short hex
#aac ΔE = 1.976
RGB
rgb(166, 170, 199)
RGBA
rgba(166, 170, 199, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.310, g: 0.318, b: 0.372
RYB
red: 65.098%, yellow: 66.497%, blue: 78.039%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5854521 / 0xffa6aac7
HSL
hsl(233, 23%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 23%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (232.727), saturation: 17% (0.166), value: 78% (0.780)
HSP
hue: 232.727, saturation: 16.583%, perceived brightness: 67.604%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.042, S: 31.424, L: 70.161
Cubehelix
H: -129.206, S: 0.248, L: 0.674
TSL
T: -2.651, S: 0.037, L: 0.675
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.166), magenta: 15% (0.146), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.220)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 22% (0.220)
XYZ
X: 40.407, Y: 40.979, Z: 59.803
xyY
x: 0.286, y: 0.290, Y: 40.979
CIELab
L: 70.161, a: 4.575, b: -15.234
CIELuv
L: 70.161, u: -3.793, v: -24.062
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.161, C: 15.907, H: 286.717
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.161, C: 24.359, H: 261.042
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.015, a: 0.645, b: -10.578
CIECAM02
J: 61.348, C: 20.385, h: 269.749, Q: 154.315, M: 17.826, s: 33.988, H: 316.288
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.157, jaune: -2.731, green: 0.075
LMS
L: 37.503, M: 41.497, S: 59.489
YCbCr
Y: 163.844, Cb: 141.323, Cr: 124.185
YCoCg
Y: 176.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 33.250
YDbDr
Y: 172.110, Db: 40.457, Dr: 11.625
YPbPr
Y: 171.236, Pb: 14.960, Pr: -3.334
xvYCC
Y: 163.062, Cb: 141.141, Cr: 125.071
YIQ
Y: 172.110, I: -11.699, Q: 8.177
YUV
Y: 172.110, U: 13.234, V: -5.360
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 4.042
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.633

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