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#a6b1ec Hex Color Code

#a6b1ec Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6b1ec is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6b1ec is comprised of 65.1% red, 69.41% green and 92.55% blue. In the HSL color space #a6b1ec has a hue of 231° (degrees), 65% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.18 nm.

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#a6b1ec linear gradient to complementary #d9d9b9

  1. #a6b1ec
  2. #b0b7e4
  3. #babedb
  4. #c2c5d3
  5. #cacbcb
  6. #d2d2c2
  7. #d9d9b9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #838fc8
  2. #8f9ad4
  3. #9aa6e0
  4. #a6b1ec
  5. #b2bdf8
  6. #bec8ff
  7. #cad4ff

Tones

  1. #a6b1ec
  2. #adb5e6
  3. #b3b9e0
  4. #b9bddb
  5. #bfc1d5
  6. #c4c5cf
  7. #c9c9c9

Tints and Shades

#a6b1ec to white

  1. #a6b1ec
  2. #b5beef
  3. #c5caf3
  4. #d3d7f6
  5. #e2e4f9
  6. #f1f2fc
  7. #ffffff

#a6b1ec to black

  1. #a6b1ec
  2. #8891c0
  3. #6c7297
  4. #51556f
  5. #373949
  6. #1f2027
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2716 C
      #9faee5
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. 2122 C
      #9baee4
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  3. Plascon

    1. Space Box B6-B2-2
      #b0b8f4
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. Evening Moon B7-D2-3
      #b4b4ec
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 48.4%

#a6b1ec HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6b1ec foreground

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #a6b1ec">…</p>

#a6b1ec background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #a6b1ec">…</p>

#a6b1ec shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6b1ec">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10924524
Binary
10100110, 10110001, 11101100
Hexadecimal
#a6b1ec
LRV
≈ 45.6%
Closest short hex
#9ae ΔE = 3.309
RGB
rgb(166, 177, 236)
RGBA
rgba(166, 177, 236, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.287, g: 0.306, b: 0.408
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.688%, blue: 0.925%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5852692 / 0xffa6b1ec
HSL
hsl(231, 65%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 65%, 79%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.571), saturation: 30% (0.297), value: 93% (0.925)
HSP
hue: 230.571, saturation: 29.661%, perceived brightness: 71.216%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.124, S: 73.694, L: 73.289
Cubehelix
H: -131.201, S: 0.546, L: 0.707
TSL
T: -2.558, S: 0.073, L: 0.708
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.297), magenta: 25% (0.250), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.075)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 31% (0.306), yellow: 7% (0.075)
XYZ
X: 46.584, Y: 45.606, Z: 85.689
xyY
x: 0.262, y: 0.256, Y: 45.606
CIELab
L: 73.289, a: 9.351, b: -30.704
CIELuv
L: 73.289, u: -8.756, v: -50.294
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.289, C: 32.097, H: 286.939
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.289, C: 51.051, H: 260.124
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.532, a: 4.949, b: -27.958
CIECAM02
J: 64.802, C: 36.766, h: 268.220, Q: 158.601, M: 32.151, s: 45.024, H: 315.456
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.230, jaune: -5.422, green: 0.146
LMS
L: 39.813, M: 45.162, S: 85.027
YCbCr
Y: 170.998, Cb: 155.529, Cr: 118.982
YCgCo
Y: 189.000, Cg: -12.000, Co: 24.000
YDbDr
Y: 180.437, Db: 83.597, Dr: 27.466
YPbPr
Y: 178.905, Pb: 30.765, Pr: -8.214
xvYCC
Y: 169.648, Cb: 155.025, Cr: 120.785
YIQ
Y: 180.437, I: -25.507, Q: 16.031
YUV
Y: 180.437, U: 27.344, V: -12.666
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 4.108
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.522

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