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#a6aed3 Hex Color Code

#a6aed3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6aed3 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6aed3 is comprised of 65.1% red, 68.24% green and 82.75% blue. In the HSL color space #a6aed3 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 34% saturation and 74% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.11 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#a6aed3 linear gradient to complementary #cbc8af

  1. #a6aed3
  2. #adb2cd
  3. #b4b7c7
  4. #babbc1
  5. #c0bfbb
  6. #c6c4b5
  7. #cbc8af

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #858db0
  2. #9098bc
  3. #9ba3c7
  4. #a6aed3
  5. #b1b9df
  6. #bdc5eb
  7. #c8d0f7

Tones

  1. #a6aed3
  2. #aab0cf
  3. #aeb3cc
  4. #b2b5c8
  5. #b6b8c4
  6. #b9bac1
  7. #bdbdbd

Tints and Shades

#a6aed3 to white

  1. #a6aed3
  2. #b5bbda
  3. #c4c8e2
  4. #d2d6e9
  5. #e1e3f0
  6. #f0f1f8
  7. #ffffff

#a6aed3 to black

  1. #a6aed3
  2. #888fac
  3. #6c7087
  4. #505464
  5. #363843
  6. #1e1f24
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 1.072 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  2. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2030-R60B
      #a8acd0
      ΔE = 1.130 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-4 Pixie Violet
      #a6abd0
      ΔE = 1.181 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 630B-4 Freesia Purple
      #aeabd2
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2113 CP
      #a0add3
      ΔE = 1.411 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. ★ 2134 U
      #9fb0d6
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d1
      #a0acd3
      ΔE = 1.431 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 35-e1
      #9db1d6
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  6. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 1.599 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. Gateway To Paradise / 7168
      #a3a6c9
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6309
      #a1abcd
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. 6262
      #a6a9d4
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  8. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. ★ Indulgent - 6969
      #9fabcf
      ΔE = 1.804 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  10. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Mertensia de Virgini
      #a6aacc
      ΔE = 1.771 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. ★ Bleu Alice
      #a3a9d1
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Passionate Pansy / T12 38.E6
      #9faed4
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sassy Violet
      #acaed5
      ΔE = 1.795 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. ★ Safe Haven R157D
      #acb1d9
      ΔE = 1.874 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  13. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Gracie's Room 28-6
      #a4b1d3
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  14. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7208 - Petal Soft
      #a1abd6
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  15. General Paint

    1. ★ Tyrian / CL 2425M
      #9fa9d0
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. ★ Tyre / CL 2434M
      #a1a8cc
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. 2223
      #a8b0cc
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  17. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #adb0cf
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 7523 Indigo
      #9ea8cf
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  18. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  19. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  21. Sikkens

    1. V0.15.65
      #adb4d4
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. U6.18.63
      #9babd5
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  22. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Lovely Lilac 346-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Lilac Sachet 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  24. Porter Paints

    1. Lovely Lilac / 346-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  25. Glidden

    1. Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  26. Earthpaint

    1. 2-39-3 Light Grape
      #abb3d0
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  27. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  28. Plascon

    1. Igloo B6-E2-3
      #a0a8d4
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  29. Duron

    1. Aleutian
      #a3b2d1
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  30. Brillux

    1. 54.12.15
      #a2afcc
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 42.7%

#a6aed3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6aed3 foreground

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="color: #a6aed3">…</p>

#a6aed3 background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #a6aed3">…</p>

#a6aed3 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6aed3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10923731
Binary
10100110, 10101110, 11010011
Hexadecimal
#a6aed3
LRV
≈ 43.1%
Closest short hex
#aac ΔE = 2.403
RGB
rgb(166, 174, 211)
RGBA
rgba(166, 174, 211, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.301, g: 0.316, b: 0.383
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.678%, blue: 0.827%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5853485 / 0xffa6aed3
HSL
hsl(229, 34%, 74%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 34%, 74%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (229.333), saturation: 21% (0.213), value: 83% (0.827)
HSP
hue: 229.333, saturation: 21.327%, perceived brightness: 69.143%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.709, S: 43.145, L: 71.610
Cubehelix
H: -132.382, S: 0.335, L: 0.689
TSL
T: -2.504, S: 0.049, L: 0.690
CMYK
cyan: 21% (0.213), magenta: 18% (0.175), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 17% (0.173)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 32% (0.318), yellow: 17% (0.173)
XYZ
X: 42.617, Y: 43.081, Z: 67.686
xyY
x: 0.278, y: 0.281, Y: 43.081
CIELab
L: 71.610, a: 5.063, b: -19.638
CIELuv
L: 71.610, u: -6.247, v: -31.286
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.610, C: 20.281, H: 284.458
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.610, C: 31.904, H: 258.709
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.636, a: 1.034, b: -15.196
CIECAM02
J: 62.945, C: 25.399, h: 266.885, Q: 156.311, M: 22.211, s: 37.695, H: 314.733
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.177, jaune: -3.482, green: 0.213
LMS
L: 38.745, M: 43.558, S: 67.276
YCbCr
Y: 167.036, Cb: 145.427, Cr: 121.861
YCgCo
Y: 181.250, Cg: -7.250, Co: 30.250
YDbDr
Y: 175.826, Db: 52.921, Dr: 18.693
YPbPr
Y: 174.960, Pb: 19.420, Pr: -5.702
xvYCC
Y: 166.260, Cb: 145.059, Cr: 122.991
YIQ
Y: 175.826, I: -16.652, Q: 9.820
YUV
Y: 175.826, U: 17.311, V: -8.620
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/6 ΔE = 2.531
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.463

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