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#a6afd1 Hex Color Code

#a6afd1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6afd1 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6afd1 is comprised of 65.1% red, 68.63% green and 81.96% blue. In the HSL color space #a6afd1 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 32% saturation and 74% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.12 nm.

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#a6afd1 linear gradient to complementary #cac6ad

  1. #a6afd1
  2. #adb3cb
  3. #b3b7c5
  4. #b9babf
  5. #bfbeb9
  6. #c5c2b3
  7. #cac6ad

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #858eae
  2. #9099ba
  3. #9ba4c5
  4. #a6afd1
  5. #b1badd
  6. #bdc6e9
  7. #c9d2f5

Tints and Shades

#a6afd1 to White

  1. #a6afd1
  2. #b5bcd9
  3. #c4c9e0
  4. #d2d6e8
  5. #e1e4f0
  6. #f0f1f7
  7. #ffffff

#a6afd1 to Black

  1. #a6afd1
  2. #888fab
  3. #6c7186
  4. #505463
  5. #363942
  6. #1e1f24
  7. #000000

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  1. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 1.096 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. ★ Indulgent - 6969
      #9fabcf
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  2. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 1.096 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  3. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Gracie's Room 28-6
      #a4b1d3
      ΔE = 1.130 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. ★ Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6309
      #a1abcd
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  6. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2030-R60B
      #a8acd0
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R70B
      #9bafd2
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac 346-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Lilac Sachet 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac / 346-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Passionate Pansy / T12 38.E6
      #9faed4
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-4 Pixie Violet
      #a6abd0
      ΔE = 1.873 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 620C-3 Purple Surf
      #abb0c9
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d1
      #a0acd3
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 35-e1
      #9db1d6
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  12. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  13. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Mertensia de Virgini
      #a6aacc
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Bleu Alice
      #a3a9d1
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  14. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-3 Light Grape
      #abb3d0
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  15. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.15.65
      #adb4d4
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. U3.14.67
      #a4b4d2
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 78 4 240 / Pacific 50
      #a0b0cc
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  17. Duron

    1. ★ Aleutian
      #a3b2d1
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  18. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.12.15
      #a2afcc
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  19. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  20. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  21. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. Freesia / 1432
      #a8b2cd
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Enchanted / 2070-50
      #b0b0cc
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  23. Disney

    1. 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  24. Glidden

    1. Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  25. General Paint

    1. Tyre / CL 2434M
      #a1a8cc
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. Tyrian / CL 2425M
      #9fa9d0
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. Sassy Violet
      #acaed5
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. Blue Gown
      #a9b6d5
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  27. Chrysler

    1. Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  28. Dulux

    1. 70BB 44/144
      #a8b0c9
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Starlit Night 4
      #a6afc8
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  29. Pantone / PMS

    1. 651
      #a1adc7
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 41.6%

#a6afd1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6afd1 foreground

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #a6afd1">…</p>

#a6afd1 background

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #a6afd1">…</p>

#a6afd1 shadow

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6afd1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10923985
Binary
10100110, 10101111, 11010001
Hexadecimal
#a6afd1
LRV
≈ 43.4%
Closest short hex
#aac ΔE = 2.675
RGB
rgb(166, 175, 209)
RGBA
rgba(166, 175, 209, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.302, g: 0.318, b: 0.380
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.680%, blue: 0.820%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5853231 / 0xffa6afd1
HSL
hsl(227, 32%, 74%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 32%%, 74%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.442), saturation: 21% (0.206), value: 82% (0.820)
HSP
hue: 227.442, saturation: 20.574%, perceived brightness: 69.264%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.135, S: 40.230, L: 71.805
Cubehelix
H: -134.238, S: 0.316, L: 0.690
TSL
T: -2.421, S: 0.047, L: 0.691
CMYK
cyan: 21% (0.206), magenta: 16% (0.163), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 18% (0.180)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 31% (0.314), yellow: 18% (0.180)
XYZ
X: 42.562, Y: 43.370, Z: 66.438
xyY
x: 0.279, y: 0.285, Y: 43.370
CIELab
L: 71.805, a: 4.058, b: -18.247
CIELuv
L: 71.805, u: -6.600, v: -28.897
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.805, C: 18.693, H: 282.538
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.805, C: 29.641, H: 257.135
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.856, a: 0.115, b: -13.716
CIECAM02
J: 63.163, C: 24.010, h: 264.866, Q: 156.582, M: 20.997, s: 36.619, H: 313.651
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.169, jaune: -3.235, green: 0.311
LMS
L: 39.031, M: 44.079, S: 66.053
YCbCr
Y: 167.344, Cb: 144.258, Cr: 121.635
YCgCo
Y: 181.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 30.750
YDbDr
Y: 176.185, Db: 49.372, Dr: 19.375
YPbPr
Y: 175.531, Pb: 18.035, Pr: -6.064
xvYCC
Y: 166.750, Cb: 143.843, Cr: 122.673
YIQ
Y: 176.185, I: -16.284, Q: 8.675
YUV
Y: 176.185, U: 16.150, V: -8.935
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/6 ΔE = 2.629
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.286

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