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#a6afce Hex Color Code

#a6afce Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6afce is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6afce is comprised of 65.1% red, 68.63% green and 80.78% blue. In the HSL color space #a6afce has a hue of 227° (degrees), 29% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.68 nm.

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#a6afce linear gradient to complementary #c8c4ac

  1. #a6afce
  2. #acb2c8
  3. #b2b6c3
  4. #b8b9bd
  5. #bebdb8
  6. #c3c0b2
  7. #c8c4ac

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #858eac
  2. #9099b7
  3. #9ba4c2
  4. #a6afce
  5. #b1bada
  6. #bdc6e6
  7. #c8d1f2

Tints and Shades

#a6afce to white

  1. #a6afce
  2. #b5bcd6
  3. #c3c9de
  4. #d2d6e6
  5. #e1e4ef
  6. #f0f1f7
  7. #ffffff

#a6afce to black

  1. #a6afce
  2. #888fa8
  3. #6c7184
  4. #505462
  5. #363941
  6. #1e1f23
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lined With Lilacs / 7201
      #a7aecc
      ΔE = 0.622 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 0.699 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac / 346-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 0.998 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac / PPG1167-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 0.998 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 2223
      #a8b0cc
      ΔE = 1.005 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  6. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Gracie's Room 28-6
      #a4b1d3
      ΔE = 1.361 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. Blue Star 28-7
      #a2aec5
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.12.15
      #a2afcc
      ΔE = 1.405 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  8. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 1.431 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. ★ Indulgent - 6969
      #9fabcf
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 1.431 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Jumpin' Jack Flash
      #aab3cb
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  10. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-3 Light Grape
      #abb3d0
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Freesia / 1432
      #a8b2cd
      ΔE = 1.651 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Enchanted / 2070-50
      #b0b0cc
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  13. Duron

    1. ★ Aleutian
      #a3b2d1
      ΔE = 1.723 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6309
      #a1abcd
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. 6111
      #a0adc5
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  15. Chrysler

    1. ★ Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  16. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #adb0cf
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Eye of Horace R169D
      #acb3d4
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  18. Dulux

    1. ★ Starlit Night 4
      #a6afc8
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. 90BB 41/168
      #a4a8c5
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  19. Glidden

    1. ★ Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Duchess Blue / 30BB 47/179
      #a3b5d7
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  20. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.15.65
      #adb4d4
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. U3.14.67
      #a4b4d2
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  21. Disney

    1. ★ 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  22. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  23. General Paint

    1. ★ Purpura / CL 2414M
      #a5aac5
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Tyre / CL 2434M
      #a1a8cc
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  24. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Mertensia de Virgini
      #a6aacc
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Lin de Narbonne
      #9ea8ca
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  25. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R60B
      #a8acd0
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R70B
      #9bafd2
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  26. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  27. Taubmans

    1. Passionate Pansy / T12 38.E6
      #9faed4
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Cottage Blue / T60-5
      #9baecd
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  28. Behr

    1. 620B-4 Pixie Violet
      #a6abd0
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Sweet William FF60-1
      #9fadc6
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  29. Diamond Vogel

    1. High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  30. Colortrend

    1. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  31. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-d1
      #a0acd3
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 35-e1
      #9db1d6
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  32. Pantone / PMS

    1. 16-3922 TCX
      #9ba9ca
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. 7681 CP
      #9aadd0
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  33. ICI Paints

    1. 4250 Precocious Purple 90BB 46/132
      #aaabc4
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  34. Beckers

    1. Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 40.4%

#a6afce HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6afce foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #a6afce">…</p>

#a6afce background

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="background-color: #a6afce">…</p>

#a6afce shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6afce">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10923982
Binary
10100110, 10101111, 11001110
Hexadecimal
#a6afce
LRV
≈ 43.2%
Closest short hex
#aac ΔE = 2.905
RGB
rgb(166, 175, 206)
RGBA
rgba(166, 175, 206, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.303, g: 0.320, b: 0.377
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.680%, blue: 0.808%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5853234 / 0xffa6afce
HSL
hsl(226, 29%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 29%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.500), saturation: 19% (0.194), value: 81% (0.808)
HSP
hue: 226.500, saturation: 19.417%, perceived brightness: 69.106%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.253, S: 36.650, L: 71.706
Cubehelix
H: -135.185, S: 0.291, L: 0.689
TSL
T: -2.380, S: 0.044, L: 0.690
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.194), magenta: 15% (0.150), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.192)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 31% (0.314), yellow: 19% (0.192)
XYZ
X: 42.194, Y: 43.222, Z: 64.500
xyY
x: 0.281, y: 0.288, Y: 43.222
CIELab
L: 71.706, a: 3.381, b: -16.753
CIELuv
L: 71.706, u: -6.455, v: -26.385
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.706, C: 17.091, H: 281.410
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.706, C: 27.163, H: 256.253
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.744, a: -0.492, b: -12.148
CIECAM02
J: 63.053, C: 22.424, h: 263.741, Q: 156.446, M: 19.610, s: 35.404, H: 313.053
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.161, jaune: -2.976, green: 0.349
LMS
L: 39.013, M: 44.076, S: 64.144
YCbCr
Y: 167.050, Cb: 142.941, Cr: 121.848
YCgCo
Y: 180.500, Cg: -5.500, Co: 31.500
YDbDr
Y: 175.843, Db: 45.373, Dr: 18.724
YPbPr
Y: 175.315, Pb: 16.535, Pr: -5.926
xvYCC
Y: 166.565, Cb: 142.525, Cr: 122.794
YIQ
Y: 175.843, I: -15.321, Q: 7.742
YUV
Y: 175.843, U: 14.842, V: -8.635
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/6 ΔE = 3.085
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.409

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