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#a6aec6 Hex Color Code

#a6aec6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6aec6 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6aec6 is comprised of 65.1% red, 68.24% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #a6aec6 has a hue of 225° (degrees), 22% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.68 nm.

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#a6aec6 linear gradient to complementary #c2beaa

  1. #a6aec6
  2. #abb1c1
  3. #b0b3bd
  4. #b5b6b8
  5. #b9b9b3
  6. #bebbaf
  7. #c2beaa

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #858da4
  2. #9098af
  3. #9ba3bb
  4. #a6aec6
  5. #b1b9d2
  6. #bdc5dd
  7. #c8d0e9

Tints and Shades

#a6aec6 to white

  1. #a6aec6
  2. #b5bbcf
  3. #c3c8d9
  4. #d2d6e2
  5. #e1e3ec
  6. #f0f1f5
  7. #ffffff

#a6aec6 to black

  1. #a6aec6
  2. #888fa2
  3. #6c707f
  4. #50545e
  5. #36383f
  6. #1e1f22
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 0.725 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac / T10 38E-1
      #a8afc5
      ΔE = 0.811 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Maiden Mauve / T08 25-2
      #abb4c9
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  3. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Paradise / 7225
      #a3afc8
      ΔE = 1.115 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. ★ Lined With Lilacs / 7201
      #a7aecc
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 1.138 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e3
      #a8afca
      ΔE = 1.243 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 37-e4
      #9fa6bf
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  6. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Blue Star 28-7
      #a2aec5
      ΔE = 1.297 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 651
      #a1adc7
      ΔE = 1.347 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 644
      #9eb0c9
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 620C-3 Purple Surf
      #abb0c9
      ΔE = 1.389 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Subtle Grape PPKB-17
      #a8b3c5
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 1.484 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac / PPG1167-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 1.571 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. ★ Innuendo / PPG1165-4
      #a4b0c4
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6111
      #a0adc5
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. ★ 6350
      #acb1c4
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Precious Stone
      #abb0c4
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. ★ Dried Lavender
      #acaec9
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Freesia / 1432
      #a8b2cd
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Blue Viola / 1424
      #adb4cb
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Jumpin' Jack Flash
      #aab3cb
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  15. General Paint

    1. ★ Purpura / CL 2414M
      #a5aac5
      ΔE = 1.884 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  16. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Fairy Dust / 70BB 44/144
      #acafc3
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  17. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.12.15
      #a2afcc
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  18. Glidden

    1. ★ Innuendo / PPG1165-4
      #a4b0c4
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  19. Olympic

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac B46-3
      #a4b2c9
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  20. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Stunning / 39B-4
      #a4aecc
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Happy Hippo / KIDCC-19
      #a5adcd
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  21. Beckers

    1. ★ Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  22. Resene

    1. ★ Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  23. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4250 Precocious Purple 90BB 46/132
      #aaabc4
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. ★ New Age Blue 70BB 43/127
      #a0a8bf
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  24. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 3-4 Forget Me Not
      #a3b2c9
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  25. Caparol

    1. 78 4 240 / Pacific 50
      #a0b0cc
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. 75 2 246 / Venato 45
      #a0a8bc
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  26. Nippon Paint

    1. Faded Memories / NP PB 1473 P
      #aeaec6
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Ringo Blue / NP N 1970 P
      #a4adbe
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  27. CIL

    1. Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  28. Dulux

    1. 90BB 46/132
      #b0b1c9
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. 50BB 46/129
      #a7b4c9
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  29. Earthpaint

    1. 2-39-3 Light Grape
      #abb3d0
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #abaebf
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  30. Crayola

    1. Cadet Blue
      #a9b2c3
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  31. Peintures MF

    1. CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  32. Porter Paints

    1. Timeless Lilac / 445-4
      #afb2c4
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Spring Lilac / 345-4
      #b1b2cb
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 45.5%

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#a6aec6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6aec6 foreground

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #a6aec6">…</p>

#a6aec6 background

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="background-color: #a6aec6">…</p>

#a6aec6 shadow

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6aec6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10923718
Binary
10100110, 10101110, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#a6aec6
LRV
≈ 42.5%
Closest short hex
#aab ΔE = 3.635
RGB
rgb(166, 174, 198)
RGBA
rgba(166, 174, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.309, g: 0.323, b: 0.368
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.676%, blue: 0.776%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5853498 / 0xffa6aec6
HSL
hsl(225, 22%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 22%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.000), saturation: 16% (0.162), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 225.000, saturation: 16.162%, perceived brightness: 68.465%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.658, S: 27.918, L: 71.184
Cubehelix
H: -136.722, S: 0.228, L: 0.683
TSL
T: -2.315, S: 0.036, L: 0.684
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.162), magenta: 12% (0.121), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 32% (0.318), yellow: 22% (0.224)
XYZ
X: 41.053, Y: 42.456, Z: 59.447
xyY
x: 0.287, y: 0.297, Y: 42.456
CIELab
L: 71.184, a: 2.160, b: -13.146
CIELuv
L: 71.184, u: -5.605, v: -20.429
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.184, C: 13.322, H: 279.330
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.184, C: 21.184, H: 254.658
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.158, a: -1.563, b: -8.483
CIECAM02
J: 62.476, C: 18.423, h: 261.600, Q: 155.728, M: 16.111, s: 32.164, H: 311.923
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.144, jaune: -2.355, green: 0.385
LMS
L: 38.668, M: 43.547, S: 59.161
YCbCr
Y: 165.762, Cb: 139.720, Cr: 122.784
YCgCo
Y: 178.000, Cg: -4.000, Co: 33.500
YDbDr
Y: 174.344, Db: 35.592, Dr: 15.872
YPbPr
Y: 174.024, Pb: 12.920, Pr: -5.104
xvYCC
Y: 165.456, Cb: 139.349, Cr: 123.516
YIQ
Y: 174.344, I: -12.476, Q: 5.776
YUV
Y: 174.344, U: 11.643, V: -7.320
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/4 ΔE = 2.955
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.209

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