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#a6afe6 Hex Color Code

#a6afe6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6afe6 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6afe6 is comprised of 65.1% red, 68.63% green and 90.2% blue. In the HSL color space #a6afe6 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 56% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.68 nm.

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  1. Scenic view of the freshly harvested grape fields in autumn in Burgundy France
  2. The stone and sky (team work concept).
  3. larkspurs or delphinium ajacis in bloom in an ornamental garden

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#a6afe6 linear gradient to complementary #d6d6b6

  1. #a6afe6
  2. #b0b5de
  3. #b8bcd6
  4. #c1c2cf
  5. #c8c9c7
  6. #cfcfbe
  7. #d6d6b6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #848dc2
  2. #8f98ce
  3. #9aa4da
  4. #a6afe6
  5. #b2baf2
  6. #bdc6fe
  7. #c9d2ff

Tones

  1. #a6afe6
  2. #acb3e1
  3. #b2b7db
  4. #b7bad6
  5. #bcbed1
  6. #c1c2cb
  7. #c6c6c6

Tints and Shades

#a6afe6 to white

  1. #a6afe6
  2. #b5bcea
  3. #c4c9ef
  4. #d3d6f3
  5. #e2e4f7
  6. #f0f1fb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a6afe6 to black

  1. #a6afe6
  2. #888fbc
  3. #6c7193
  4. #50546c
  5. #373948
  6. #1f1f26
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ProMarker

    1. ★ Bluebell
      #acafe4
      ΔE = 1.376 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  2. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #a9abde
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 3.339 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 2214
      #a8acdc
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. 2255
      #b4b4dc
      ΔE = 4.304 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 4.795 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  5. Behr

    1. Lavender Sky P540-4
      #9eacdd
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Freesia Purple 630B-4
      #b4b0d7
      ΔE = 4.568 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  6. Duron

    1. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  7. Berger

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  8. Vista Paint

    1. Petal Soft
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Roswell
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  11. Asian Paints

    1. Edge Of Dawn / 7216
      #a4a9d8
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Classic Vase / 9152
      #99aad9
      ΔE = 3.927 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  12. Tikkurila

    1. 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  13. Matthews Paint

    1. Pastel Smalt Blue / 11589
      #a7b7ec
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Azureno / 3427
      #96a5d8
      ΔE = 4.584 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  14. Colortrend

    1. 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. 0604
      #9aafdc
      ΔE = 4.204 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  15. ECOS Paints

    1. Childish Wonder (1261)
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Blue Skies Today (0604)
      #9aafdc
      ΔE = 4.204 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  16. Nerolac

    1. Sweet Lavender - 2340
      #aab1db
      ΔE = 3.064 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Peaceful Night - 2361
      #a4b3da
      ΔE = 4.457 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  17. Brillux

    1. 51.15.15
      #aba9da
      ΔE = 3.106 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  18. Plascon

    1. Perfect Pearl B7-E2-3
      #a8a8d8
      ΔE = 3.214 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 3.894 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  19. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 3.454 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  20. Coronado Paint

    1. 7208 - Petal Soft
      #a1abd6
      ΔE = 3.483 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 7216 - Roswell
      #99aad6
      ΔE = 4.477 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. Safe Haven R157D
      #acb1d9
      ΔE = 3.535 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 3.993 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6262
      #a6a9d4
      ΔE = 3.609 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. 6022
      #9cb1dc
      ΔE = 4.494 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  23. Bristol

    1. Eye Shadow / P106-C4
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 3.679 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  24. Taubmans

    1. Eye Shadow / T12 38.E2
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 3.679 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Bridesmaid Dress / T12 37.E3
      #aeb1d8
      ΔE = 3.837 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  25. Resene

    1. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 3.757 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 3.909 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  26. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 3.929 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 4.987 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  27. Dutch Boy

    1. I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 4.002 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 4.759 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  28. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Illusion / 40D-2
      #a7aad2
      ΔE = 4.009 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. European Charm / 39C-4
      #a0add1
      ΔE = 5.138 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  29. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 4.033 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R70B
      #a4bcef
      ΔE = 5.152 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  30. RAL

    1. RAL 280 70 25
      #9bacd8
      ΔE = 4.073 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. RAL 280 70 20
      #9eabd0
      ΔE = 5.180 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  31. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 4.108 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 37-d1
      #a0acd3
      ΔE = 4.435 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  32. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu Avril / I34
      #a7acd2
      ΔE = 4.162 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  33. Diamond Vogel

    1. Blue Skies Today / 0604
      #9aafdc
      ΔE = 4.204 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 4.663 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  34. Dulux

    1. 64BB 46/254
      #9cb2df
      ΔE = 4.250 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. 03RB 42/220
      #aca9d0
      ΔE = 4.708 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  35. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu Alice
      #a3a9d1
      ΔE = 4.253 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Cap au lierre
      #a7a7ce
      ΔE = 4.862 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  36. Glidden

    1. Fresh Hyacinth / 54BB 41/237
      #99a8d6
      ΔE = 4.299 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 4.984 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  37. Sikkens

    1. U3.19.64
      #99b0de
      ΔE = 4.323 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. U6.18.63
      #9aaad5
      ΔE = 4.508 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  38. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Delectable 147-4
      #9cb4e2
      ΔE = 4.481 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 4.984 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  39. Porter Paints

    1. Delectable / 147-4
      #9cb4e2
      ΔE = 4.481 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 4.547 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  40. Kelly-Moore

    1. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 4.602 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  41. CIL

    1. Night Magic
      #ada9d1
      ΔE = 4.638 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  42. Disney

    1. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 4.673 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  43. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 4.686 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Simply Violet / 977
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 5.235 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  44. California Paints

    1. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 4.686 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. DE 5941 - Simply Violet
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 5.235 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  45. General Paint

    1. Tyrian / CL 2425M
      #9fa9d0
      ΔE = 4.762 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  46. Tollens

    1. T2097-2
      #aba8cf
      ΔE = 4.863 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  47. KILZ

    1. Slow Dance / B802
      #9aabd4
      ΔE = 4.887 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  48. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2716
      #9ea1db
      ΔE = 4.948 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 7451
      #91a6db
      ΔE = 4.984 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  49. Nippon Paint

    1. Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 5.106 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  50. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 5.184 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  51. Dupont

    1. CAS683
      #afa6d2
      ΔE = 5.211 / LRV ≈ 41.0%

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#a6afe6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6afe6 foreground

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

Robert Hughes
<p style="color: #a6afe6">…</p>

#a6afe6 background

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #a6afe6">…</p>

#a6afe6 shadow

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6afe6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10924006
Binary
10100110, 10101111, 11100110
Hexadecimal
#a6afe6
LRV
≈ 44.5%
Closest short hex
#aad ΔE = 2.509
RGB
rgb(166, 175, 230)
RGBA
rgba(166, 175, 230, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.291, g: 0.306, b: 0.403
RYB
red: 65.098%, yellow: 68.192%, blue: 90.196%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5853210 / 0xffa6afe6
HSL
hsl(232, 56%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 56%, 78%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (231.562), saturation: 28% (0.278), value: 90% (0.902)
HSP
hue: 231.562, saturation: 27.826%, perceived brightness: 70.421%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.715, S: 66.370, L: 72.547
Cubehelix
H: -130.274, S: 0.496, L: 0.699
TSL
T: -2.601, S: 0.068, L: 0.700
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 24% (0.239), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.098)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 31% (0.314), yellow: 10% (0.098)
XYZ
X: 45.335, Y: 44.479, Z: 81.044
xyY
x: 0.265, y: 0.260, Y: 44.479
CIELab
L: 72.547, a: 8.993, b: -28.585
CIELuv
L: 72.547, u: -7.625, v: -46.636
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.547, C: 29.966, H: 287.463
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.547, C: 47.256, H: 260.715
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.692, a: 4.626, b: -25.364
CIECAM02
J: 63.975, C: 34.581, h: 269.180, Q: 157.586, M: 30.240, s: 43.806, H: 315.978
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.221, jaune: -5.053, green: 0.068
LMS
L: 39.168, M: 44.100, S: 80.440
YCbCr
Y: 169.402, Cb: 153.477, Cr: 120.144
YCoCg
Y: 186.500, Cg: -11.500, Co: 25.500
YDbDr
Y: 178.579, Db: 77.365, Dr: 23.932
YPbPr
Y: 177.043, Pb: 28.535, Pr: -7.030
xvYCC
Y: 168.049, Cb: 153.066, Cr: 121.825
YIQ
Y: 178.579, I: -23.031, Q: 15.209
YUV
Y: 178.579, U: 25.306, V: -11.036
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 3.159
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.426

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