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#a6abc6 Hex Color Code

#a6abc6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6abc6 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6abc6 is comprised of 65.1% red, 67.06% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #a6abc6 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 22% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.64 nm.

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#a6abc6 linear gradient to complementary #c2bfaa

  1. #a6abc6
  2. #abaec1
  3. #b0b2bd
  4. #b5b5b8
  5. #b9b8b4
  6. #bebcaf
  7. #c2bfaa

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #858aa4
  2. #9095b0
  3. #9ba0bb
  4. #a6abc6
  5. #b1b6d1
  6. #bcc1dd
  7. #c8cde9

Tints and Shades

#a6abc6 to white

  1. #a6abc6
  2. #b5b9cf
  3. #c3c6d9
  4. #d2d4e2
  5. #e1e2ec
  6. #f0f1f5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a6abc6 to black

  1. #a6abc6
  2. #888ca2
  3. #6c6f7f
  4. #50525e
  5. #36383f
  6. #1e1f22
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Glidden

    1. ★ Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 0.795 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Lilac Time / PPG1168-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  2. Waverly

    1. ★ Lavender / 60892E
      #a3a9c6
      ΔE = 1.030 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  3. Beckers

    1. ★ Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 1.040 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Vattenfall 781 / S 2908-B05G
      #a7a8ba
      ΔE = 3.248 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 1.111 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. CF10454
      #9ca7c3
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ Wisteria Blue M550-4
      #a9abc9
      ΔE = 1.410 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Bohemianism S570-3
      #b7b3c9
      ΔE = 4.622 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Dried Lavender
      #acaec9
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Purple Grey
      #a7a6ba
      ΔE = 3.187 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ New Hope / T58-4
      #adaec7
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Hazy Shade / T59-5
      #9ca2b7
      ΔE = 4.135 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 2223
      #a8b0cc
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 42/17 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/17
      #94a4c8
      ΔE = 4.971 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Purpley Puff / 7232
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  10. Berger

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Purpley Puff / 7232
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 651
      #a1adc7
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 644
      #9eb0c9
      ΔE = 3.892 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  12. Resene

    1. ★ Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Rock Blue B72-025-255
      #93a2ba
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Faded Memories / NP PB 1473 P
      #aeaec6
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Millenia / NP PB 1444 P
      #b3adc9
      ΔE = 3.574 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  14. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Light Amethyst
      #999fb5
      ΔE = 4.993 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Central Mauve / 1412 / Heather Field / CC-970
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Crocus / 1404
      #b3abc9
      ΔE = 4.040 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  16. Chrysler

    1. ★ Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Platinum Blue
      #a0b2c6
      ΔE = 5.029 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  17. Peintures MF

    1. Mertensia de Virgini
      #a6aacc
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Lin de Narbonne
      #9ea8ca
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  18. Brillux

    1. 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. 51.12.15
      #b0aecc
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  19. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #adb0cf
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 5-40-3 Witching Hour
      #a8aebb
      ΔE = 4.806 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  20. Duron

    1. Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Solitude
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 3.288 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  21. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blue Star 28-7
      #a2aec5
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Smoky Grape 30-23
      #a3a2b8
      ΔE = 3.790 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  22. Albany Paint

    1. Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  23. Wattyl

    1. Pennyroyal / D66W
      #a0a6c8
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  24. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R60B
      #a8acd0
      ΔE = 3.099 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R70B
      #9bafd2
      ΔE = 4.381 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  25. Diamond Vogel

    1. Butterfly Bush / 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 3.103 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Royal Proclamation / 1297
      #ada3be
      ΔE = 4.717 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  26. ECOS Paints

    1. Butterfly Bush (1282)
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 3.103 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Royal Proclamation (1297)
      #ada3be
      ΔE = 4.717 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  27. General Paint

    1. Frivolous / CL 2444M
      #a6a6c8
      ΔE = 3.127 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Effervescent / CL 2454M
      #ada7c8
      ΔE = 3.837 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  28. Coronado Paint

    1. 7169 - Lilac Lake
      #b2b1cb
      ΔE = 3.156 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. 7201 - Lined With Lilacs
      #9ca0c3
      ΔE = 4.710 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  29. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Indulgent - 6969
      #9fabcf
      ΔE = 3.290 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Forever Lilac - 9067
      #afa5c7
      ΔE = 5.019 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  30. RAL

    1. RAL 270 70 15
      #9cadc7
      ΔE = 3.401 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. RAL 270 70 10
      #a2aebf
      ΔE = 4.313 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  31. Earthpaint

    1. 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #abaebf
      ΔE = 3.446 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 4.799 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  32. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sapphire Fog / 821
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 3.502 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Madder Blue / 1154
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 4.518 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  33. California Paints

    1. DE 5899 - Sapphire Fog
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 3.502 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 4.583 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  34. Asian Paints

    1. Thunder / 7232
      #9fa7ba
      ΔE = 3.527 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. River Blue / 9161
      #98a5c0
      ΔE = 3.589 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  35. Matthews Paint

    1. Floe Blue Met. / 25362
      #aeacbe
      ΔE = 3.538 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  36. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5184T Purple Heather
      #a6a3c2
      ΔE = 3.555 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 841
      #a8adbc
      ΔE = 4.032 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  37. ICI Paints

    1. 4203 Peace 50BB 46/129
      #a0aec3
      ΔE = 3.588 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 4229 Mesmerize 70BB 49/082
      #abb1bf
      ΔE = 4.773 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  38. Olympic

    1. Lovely Lilac B46-3
      #a4b2c9
      ΔE = 3.602 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 3.728 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  39. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R70B
      #a4a3c4
      ΔE = 3.632 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. S 2020-R80B
      #97a5c3
      ΔE = 3.757 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  40. GM / General Motors

    1. Norfolk Gray
      #9ba9bf
      ΔE = 3.662 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Firemist Blue
      #abb9d3
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  41. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6303
      #b4afcb
      ΔE = 3.683 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 6064
      #9fb4d3
      ΔE = 4.798 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  42. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu Avril / I34
      #a7acd2
      ΔE = 3.701 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Bleu Nuage / S05
      #97a7c8
      ΔE = 3.900 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  43. Vista Paint

    1. Purpley Puff
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Washed Indigo
      #98afd3
      ΔE = 5.073 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  44. Focoltone

    1. 4043
      #b4afc6
      ΔE = 3.787 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  45. Laura Ashley

    1. 3-4 Forget Me Not
      #a3b2c9
      ΔE = 3.791 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. 44-19 Lavender Spray
      #a8a4b5
      ΔE = 4.653 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  46. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 3.882 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Shady Purple A30
      #9ca5b6
      ΔE = 4.690 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  47. Disney

    1. 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 3.891 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 4.999 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  48. KILZ

    1. Zodiac / B741
      #9fa1c1
      ΔE = 3.911 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Fortnight Lily / A862
      #a29eba
      ΔE = 4.910 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  49. Tollens

    1. T2008-2
      #96a6c3
      ΔE = 3.939 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. T2009-2
      #a9b5c8
      ΔE = 4.732 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  50. CIL

    1. Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 4.091 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Ceremonial Blue
      #94a8c8
      ΔE = 4.524 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  51. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 4.109 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. 7349-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 4.712 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  52. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-d1
      #a0acd3
      ΔE = 4.139 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 35-e1
      #9db1d6
      ΔE = 4.865 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  53. Dutch Boy

    1. Wisteria Blossom
      #96a4be
      ΔE = 4.186 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 5.232 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  54. Dulux

    1. 50BB 46/129
      #a7b4c9
      ΔE = 4.224 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. 50BB 39/188
      #93a8c7
      ΔE = 4.734 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  55. Crayola

    1. Cadet Blue
      #a9b2c3
      ΔE = 4.279 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  56. Sikkens

    1. U0.15.65
      #9aafcf
      ΔE = 4.282 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. T9.17.61
      #92a9c8
      ΔE = 5.067 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  57. Tikkurila

    1. 4893
      #a8abb9
      ΔE = 4.287 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  58. Kelly-Moore

    1. Aviation / KM955-M
      #9aa2b7
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Barrymore / KM3053-2
      #a2a0b5
      ΔE = 4.610 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  59. Devoe Paint

    1. Night Magic / 03RB 42/220
      #b0a8ca
      ΔE = 4.452 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Ceremonial Blue
      #94a8c8
      ΔE = 4.524 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  60. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 4.460 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Lap Of Luxury / 7184
      #aaa9b6
      ΔE = 4.849 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  61. Rodda Paint

    1. Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 4.460 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  62. Kansai Paint

    1. Mystery
      #b3acbf
      ΔE = 4.479 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Grape Ice
      #a2a1c7
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  63. Colortrend

    1. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 4.488 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. 0596
      #9aafd2
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  64. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 35 - Blue
      #a5b5cc
      ΔE = 4.570 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  65. Nerolac

    1. Cloudy Day - 4228
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 4.583 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Blue Rhythm - 4237
      #95abce
      ΔE = 4.840 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  66. Auro

    1. Agapanthus
      #99a2c6
      ΔE = 4.593 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Mrs Wilmott's Ghost
      #b1afbc
      ΔE = 5.188 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  67. Porter Paints

    1. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 4.601 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Blue Beard / 546-4
      #adb4c4
      ΔE = 4.804 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  68. Clark+Kensington

    1. Field of Lavender / 41A-3
      #a4a2b4
      ΔE = 4.623 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Saint Germain / 42A-3
      #afacb9
      ΔE = 5.098 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  69. Sico

    1. 6048-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 4.712 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. 6172-41 Chopin
      #a9b1bf
      ΔE = 4.920 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  70. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Sterling Silver / PPG1163-4
      #9eafc2
      ΔE = 4.844 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Appalachian Gray 7118-1
      #9fa5b3
      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  71. Dupont

    1. CAS675
      #afa7cb
      ΔE = 4.853 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  72. Sto

    1. 34421
      #98a2b6
      ΔE = 4.914 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. 34203
      #a39eb7
      ΔE = 5.072 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  73. Dulux Australia

    1. Soft Mauve / G83
      #afaebb
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  74. Bristol

    1. Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 4.986 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  75. FolkArt

    1. French Blue / 639
      #98aed3
      ΔE = 5.016 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  76. Plascon

    1. White Pickets B4-E2-3
      #94accc
      ΔE = 5.016 / LRV ≈ 40.2%

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#a6abc6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6abc6 foreground

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

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<p style="color: #a6abc6">…</p>

#a6abc6 background

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

Robert Hughes
<p style="background-color: #a6abc6">…</p>

#a6abc6 shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

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<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6abc6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10922950
Binary
10100110, 10101011, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#a6abc6
LRV
≈ 41.3%
Closest short hex
#aac ΔE = 2.622
RGB
rgb(166, 171, 198)
RGBA
rgba(166, 171, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.310, g: 0.320, b: 0.370
RYB
red: 65.098%, yellow: 66.794%, blue: 77.647%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5854266 / 0xffa6abc6
HSL
hsl(231, 22%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 22%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.625), saturation: 16% (0.162), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 230.625, saturation: 16.162%, perceived brightness: 67.780%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.429, S: 29.728, L: 70.392
Cubehelix
H: -131.150, S: 0.236, L: 0.676
TSL
T: -2.560, S: 0.036, L: 0.677
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.162), magenta: 14% (0.136), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 33% (0.329), yellow: 22% (0.224)
XYZ
X: 40.479, Y: 41.309, Z: 59.256
xyY
x: 0.287, y: 0.293, Y: 41.309
CIELab
L: 70.392, a: 3.806, b: -14.336
CIELuv
L: 70.392, u: -4.205, v: -22.530
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.392, C: 14.832, H: 284.867
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.392, C: 22.919, H: 259.429
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.272, a: -0.055, b: -9.672
CIECAM02
J: 61.601, C: 19.455, h: 267.634, Q: 154.634, M: 17.014, s: 33.170, H: 315.138
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.152, jaune: -2.571, green: 0.163
LMS
L: 37.787, M: 42.003, S: 58.956
YCbCr
Y: 164.250, Cb: 140.593, Cr: 123.888
YCoCg
Y: 176.500, Cg: -5.500, Co: 33.500
YDbDr
Y: 172.583, Db: 38.241, Dr: 12.524
YPbPr
Y: 171.879, Pb: 14.075, Pr: -3.742
xvYCC
Y: 163.614, Cb: 140.364, Cr: 124.713
YIQ
Y: 172.583, I: -11.653, Q: 7.343
YUV
Y: 172.583, U: 12.509, V: -5.775
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 3.587
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.540

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