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#a6abc5 Hex Color Code

#a6abc5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6abc5 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6abc5 is comprised of 65.1% red, 67.06% green and 77.25% blue. In the HSL color space #a6abc5 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 21% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.81 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#a6abc5 linear gradient to complementary #c1bfaa

  1. #a6abc5
  2. #abaec1
  3. #b0b2bc
  4. #b4b5b8
  5. #b9b8b3
  6. #bdbcaf
  7. #c1bfaa

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #858ba4
  2. #9095af
  3. #9ba0ba
  4. #a6abc5
  5. #b1b6d0
  6. #bcc1dc
  7. #c8cde8

Tints and Shades

#a6abc5 to white

  1. #a6abc5
  2. #b5b9cf
  3. #c3c6d8
  4. #d2d4e2
  5. #e1e2eb
  6. #f0f1f5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a6abc5 to black

  1. #a6abc5
  2. #888ca1
  3. #6c6f7f
  4. #50525e
  5. #36383f
  6. #1e1f22
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. General Paint

    1. ★ Purpura / CL 2414M
      #a5aac5
      ΔE = 0.485 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  2. Beckers

    1. ★ Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 0.881 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Vattenfall 781 / S 2908-B05G
      #a7a8ba
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 1.109 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. ★ Lilac Time / PPG1168-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 1.184 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. CF10454
      #9ca7c3
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  5. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4250 Precocious Purple 90BB 46/132
      #aaabc4
      ΔE = 1.199 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. ★ New Age Blue 70BB 43/127
      #a0a8bf
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 15-3909 TPG
      #a5a8c4
      ΔE = 1.312 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. ★ P 105-2 U
      #a9aeca
      ΔE = 1.339 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e3
      #a8afca
      ΔE = 1.490 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. ★ 37-e4
      #9fa6bf
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Dried Lavender
      #acaec9
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Precious Stone
      #abb0c4
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  9. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lined With Lilacs / 7201
      #a7aecc
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. ★ Purple Paradise / 7225
      #a3afc8
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ New Hope / T58-4
      #adaec7
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Old Mystic / T59-4
      #b0b1c7
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  11. Behr

    1. ★ 620C-3 Purple Surf
      #abb0c9
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Sweet William FF60-1
      #9fadc6
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  12. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 44/144
      #a8b0c9
      ΔE = 1.875 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 90BB 46/132
      #b0b1c9
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 2223
      #a8b0cc
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 75 2 246 / Venato 45
      #a0a8bc
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  14. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Stunning / 39B-4
      #a4aecc
      ΔE = 1.966 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. ★ Grounded / 40B-4
      #a0a5c0
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac / PPG1167-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. ★ Lilac Time / PPG1168-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac / 346-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Innuendo / 447-4
      #a5afc4
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Central Mauve / 1412
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Freesia / 1432
      #a8b2cd
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  18. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  19. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Faded Memories / NP PB 1473 P
      #aeaec6
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  20. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Ashley's Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #a8a7bf
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. ★ Ashley's Heather
      #a5a7c6
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  21. Chrysler

    1. ★ Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  22. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Paradise
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  23. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  24. Berger

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  25. Resene

    1. ★ Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  26. Brillux

    1. 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. 54.12.15
      #a2afcc
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  27. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blue Star 28-7
      #a2aec5
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  28. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6111
      #a0adc5
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. 6309
      #a1abcd
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  29. Sikkens

    1. U6.11.65
      #aab2cb
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  30. Duron

    1. Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  31. Peintures MF

    1. Chardon écossais
      #a6a6c5
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Mertensia de Virgini
      #a6aacc
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  32. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #adb0cf
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  33. Diamond Vogel

    1. Butterfly Bush / 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  34. Colortrend

    1. 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  35. Dutch Boy

    1. Jumpin' Jack Flash
      #aab3cb
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  36. Albany Paint

    1. Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 39.7%

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#a6abc5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6abc5 foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #a6abc5">…</p>

#a6abc5 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #a6abc5">…</p>

#a6abc5 shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6abc5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10922949
Binary
10100110, 10101011, 11000101
Hexadecimal
#a6abc5
LRV
≈ 41.3%
Closest short hex
#aac ΔE = 2.886
RGB
rgb(166, 171, 197)
RGBA
rgba(166, 171, 197, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.311, g: 0.320, b: 0.369
RYB
red: 65.098%, yellow: 66.786%, blue: 77.255%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5854267 / 0xffa6abc5
HSL
hsl(230, 21%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 21%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.323), saturation: 16% (0.157), value: 77% (0.773)
HSP
hue: 230.323, saturation: 15.736%, perceived brightness: 67.728%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.169, S: 28.612, L: 70.360
Cubehelix
H: -131.436, S: 0.228, L: 0.676
TSL
T: -2.547, S: 0.035, L: 0.676
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.157), magenta: 13% (0.132), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.227)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 33% (0.329), yellow: 23% (0.227)
XYZ
X: 40.365, Y: 41.263, Z: 58.651
xyY
x: 0.288, y: 0.294, Y: 41.263
CIELab
L: 70.360, a: 3.587, b: -13.833
CIELuv
L: 70.360, u: -4.152, v: -21.699
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.360, C: 14.291, H: 284.538
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.360, C: 22.093, H: 259.169
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.237, a: -0.250, b: -9.168
CIECAM02
J: 61.566, C: 18.896, h: 267.258, Q: 154.590, M: 16.525, s: 32.695, H: 314.935
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.149, jaune: -2.484, green: 0.176
LMS
L: 37.781, M: 42.002, S: 58.359
YCbCr
Y: 164.152, Cb: 140.154, Cr: 123.959
YCgCo
Y: 176.250, Cg: -5.250, Co: 33.750
YDbDr
Y: 172.469, Db: 36.908, Dr: 12.307
YPbPr
Y: 171.807, Pb: 13.575, Pr: -3.696
xvYCC
Y: 163.552, Cb: 139.925, Cr: 124.753
YIQ
Y: 172.469, I: -11.331, Q: 7.032
YUV
Y: 172.469, U: 12.073, V: -5.675
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 3.532
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.626

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