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#a6b1cb Hex Color Code

#a6b1cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6b1cb is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6b1cb is comprised of 65.1% red, 69.41% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #a6b1cb has a hue of 222° (degrees), 26% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.14 nm.

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#a6b1cb linear gradient to complementary #c6c0ab

  1. #a6b1cb
  2. #acb3c6
  3. #b2b6c0
  4. #b7b8bb
  5. #bcbbb6
  6. #c1bdb0
  7. #c6c0ab

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #858fa8
  2. #909bb4
  3. #9ba6bf
  4. #a6b1cb
  5. #b1bcd7
  6. #bdc8e3
  7. #c9d4ef

Tints and Shades

#a6b1cb to white

  1. #a6b1cb
  2. #b5bed4
  3. #c3cadc
  4. #d2d7e5
  5. #e1e4ed
  6. #f0f2f6
  7. #ffffff

#a6b1cb to black

  1. #a6b1cb
  2. #8891a6
  3. #6c7282
  4. #505560
  5. #363940
  6. #1e2023
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Chrysler

    1. ★ Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 0.369 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  2. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Freesia / 1432
      #a8b2cd
      ΔE = 0.671 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Riviera Azure / 822
      #9eb3d1
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 0.826 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 44/144
      #a8b0c9
      ΔE = 0.850 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. ★ Morning Jewel 4
      #a5b3c8
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  5. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Paradise / 7225
      #a3afc8
      ΔE = 0.968 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. ★ Lined With Lilacs / 7201
      #a7aecc
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac / PPG1167-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 0.983 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. ★ Innuendo / PPG1165-4
      #a4b0c4
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  7. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Jumpin' Jack Flash
      #aab3cb
      ΔE = 1.142 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 2223
      #a8b0cc
      ΔE = 1.184 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. ★ 78 4 240 / Pacific 50
      #a0b0cc
      ΔE = 1.513 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e3
      #a8afca
      ΔE = 1.300 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.12.15
      #a2afcc
      ΔE = 1.325 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. ★ 57.12.15
      #a2b4d0
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  11. Olympic

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac B46-3
      #a4b2c9
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. ★ Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  12. Resene

    1. ★ Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 651
      #a1adc7
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. ★ 644
      #9eb0c9
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  14. Glidden

    1. ★ Antwerp Blue / 30BB 46/124
      #aab5cd
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. ★ Innuendo / PPG1165-4
      #a4b0c4
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  15. Behr

    1. ★ 620C-3 Purple Surf
      #abb0c9
      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Subtle Grape PPKB-17
      #a8b3c5
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  16. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Blue Star 28-7
      #a2aec5
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Gracie's Room 28-6
      #a4b1d3
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  17. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 3-4 Forget Me Not
      #a3b2c9
      ΔE = 1.702 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  18. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Stunning / 39B-4
      #a4aecc
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Happy Hippo / KIDCC-19
      #a5adcd
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-3 Light Grape
      #abb3d0
      ΔE = 1.766 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. ★ 2-38-3 Periwinkle Ice
      #a9b7d2
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  20. Duron

    1. ★ Aleutian
      #a3b2d1
      ΔE = 1.809 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Innuendo / 447-4
      #a5afc4
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Spring Lilac / 345-4
      #b1b2cb
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  22. Sikkens

    1. ★ U3.14.67
      #a4b4d2
      ΔE = 1.874 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. V0.15.65
      #adb4d4
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  23. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  24. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6111
      #a0adc5
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. 6064
      #9fb4d3
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  25. Disney

    1. ★ 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  26. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Fairy Dust / 70BB 44/144
      #acafc3
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  27. CIL

    1. ★ Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  28. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. DD414-1
      #aab8cf
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  29. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Sky Scapes / 9145
      #a5b6d1
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  30. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 C 35 - Blue
      #a5b5cc
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  31. ICI Paints

    1. Jacob's Ladder 70BB 51/139
      #aeb7d0
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. 4203 Peace 50BB 46/129
      #a0aec3
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  32. Taubmans

    1. Periwinkle Bloom / T12 38.E3
      #adb7ce
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Cottage Blue / T60-5
      #9baecd
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  33. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Gown
      #a9b6d5
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Dried Lavender
      #acaec9
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  34. General Paint

    1. Purpura / CL 2414M
      #a5aac5
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  35. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  36. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  37. Tollens

    1. T2009-2
      #a9b5c8
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  38. GM / General Motors

    1. Firemist Blue
      #abb9d3
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  39. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  40. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Paradise / KM3084-2
      #b1b7cf
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 47.7%

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#a6b1cb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6b1cb foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #a6b1cb">…</p>

#a6b1cb background

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="background-color: #a6b1cb">…</p>

#a6b1cb shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6b1cb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10924491
Binary
10100110, 10110001, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#a6b1cb
LRV
≈ 43.9%
Closest short hex
#9ac ΔE = 3.772
RGB
rgb(166, 177, 203)
RGBA
rgba(166, 177, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.304, g: 0.324, b: 0.372
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.684%, blue: 0.796%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5852725 / 0xffa6b1cb
HSL
hsl(222, 26%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 26%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.162), saturation: 18% (0.182), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 222.162, saturation: 18.227%, perceived brightness: 69.410%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.158, S: 31.915, L: 72.136
Cubehelix
H: -139.730, S: 0.262, L: 0.692
TSL
T: -2.193, S: 0.041, L: 0.693
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.182), magenta: 13% (0.128), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 31% (0.306), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 42.225, Y: 43.862, Z: 62.730
xyY
x: 0.284, y: 0.295, Y: 43.862
CIELab
L: 72.136, a: 1.619, b: -14.459
CIELuv
L: 72.136, u: -7.232, v: -22.470
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.136, C: 14.550, H: 276.387
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.136, C: 23.605, H: 252.158
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.229, a: -2.095, b: -9.798
CIECAM02
J: 63.534, C: 20.205, h: 258.592, Q: 157.041, M: 17.669, s: 33.542, H: 310.356
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.148, jaune: -2.571, green: 0.535
LMS
L: 39.598, M: 45.129, S: 62.412
YCbCr
Y: 167.764, Cb: 141.042, Cr: 121.325
YCgCo
Y: 180.750, Cg: -3.750, Co: 32.250
YDbDr
Y: 176.675, Db: 39.608, Dr: 20.305
YPbPr
Y: 176.529, Pb: 14.265, Pr: -6.696
xvYCC
Y: 167.607, Cb: 140.531, Cr: 122.118
YIQ
Y: 176.675, I: -14.906, Q: 5.763
YUV
Y: 176.675, U: 12.956, V: -9.365
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/4 ΔE = 2.275
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.476

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