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#a6b3dd Hex Color Code

#a6b3dd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6b3dd is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6b3dd is comprised of 65.1% red, 70.2% green and 86.67% blue. In the HSL color space #a6b3dd has a hue of 226° (degrees), 45% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.77 nm.

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#a6b3dd linear gradient to complementary #d2ceb1

  1. #a6b3dd
  2. #afb7d6
  3. #b7bccf
  4. #bec0c7
  5. #c5c5c0
  6. #ccc9b9
  7. #d2ceb1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8491b9
  2. #8f9cc5
  3. #9aa7d1
  4. #a6b3dd
  5. #b2bfe9
  6. #becaf5
  7. #c9d6ff

Tones

  1. #a6b3dd
  2. #abb5d9
  3. #b0b8d4
  4. #b5bad0
  5. #b9bdcb
  6. #bebfc7
  7. #c2c2c2

Tints and Shades

#a6b3dd to white

  1. #a6b3dd
  2. #b5bfe3
  3. #c4cce8
  4. #d3d8ee
  5. #e2e5f4
  6. #f0f2f9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a6b3dd to black

  1. #a6b3dd
  2. #8893b4
  3. #6c738d
  4. #505668
  5. #363a45
  6. #1e2025
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 0.560 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. ★ Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  2. Nerolac

    1. ★ Burple - 2347
      #a8b3de
      ΔE = 0.631 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Blue Rhythm - 4237
      #95abce
      ΔE = 5.029 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  3. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 0.964 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. Purple Possibility / 7160
      #b5b1d8
      ΔE = 4.202 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 0.968 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Eye of Horace R169D
      #acb3d4
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 1.184 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. 43/06
      #a8c0e8
      ΔE = 4.863 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 1.666 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. ★ 6022
      #9cb1dc
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2716 XGC
      #a7afd7
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. 7681 U
      #9db0d0
      ΔE = 3.994 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Bridesmaid Dress / T12 37.E3
      #aeb1d8
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  9. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 3.948 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  10. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Indulgent - 6969
      #9fabcf
      ΔE = 3.449 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Velvet Morning / 247-4
      #99aed6
      ΔE = 3.223 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  12. Resene

    1. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  13. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Gracie's Room 28-6
      #a4b1d3
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. Brandy Flame 28-5
      #b5bbd7
      ΔE = 4.912 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Delectable 147-4
      #9cb4e2
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  15. Glidden

    1. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Roslyn's Periwinkle Blue / 49BB 51/186
      #b0bce0
      ΔE = 3.594 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  16. Colortrend

    1. 0604
      #9aafdc
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 0596
      #9aafd2
      ΔE = 3.851 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-d1
      #a0acd3
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 35-e1
      #9db1d6
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  18. Bristol

    1. Eye Shadow / P106-C4
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Canterbury Bells / P106-C3
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 4.857 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  19. Coronado Paint

    1. 7208 - Petal Soft
      #a1abd6
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 7217 - Berry Blush
      #b2bfe1
      ΔE = 4.737 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  20. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-3 Panache
      #a4b6d8
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 2-38-3 Periwinkle Ice
      #a9b7d2
      ΔE = 4.432 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  21. Vista Paint

    1. Prince Charming
      #98afdc
      ΔE = 3.012 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Petal Soft
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.967 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  22. Berger

    1. Prince Charming / 7248
      #98afdc
      ΔE = 3.012 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 3.952 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  23. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 3.122 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  24. Brillux

    1. 57.15.15
      #99afd7
      ΔE = 3.165 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. 51.15.15
      #aba9da
      ΔE = 5.025 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 3.200 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 3.214 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  26. Tikkurila

    1. 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 3.219 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. V351
      #92abd4
      ΔE = 4.742 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  27. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R60B
      #a8acd0
      ΔE = 3.243 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R70B
      #9bafd2
      ΔE = 3.655 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  28. Behr

    1. Anemone 590B-4
      #98afd8
      ΔE = 3.255 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Cornflower Blue 580B-5
      #92b1da
      ΔE = 4.631 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 3.265 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 3.787 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  30. Disney

    1. 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 3.281 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 4.273 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  31. Crown Paint

    1. Lupin
      #a0b8de
      ΔE = 3.299 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  32. Duron

    1. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 3.302 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Celestial
      #96afd7
      ΔE = 3.807 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  33. Matthews Paint

    1. Pastel Smalt Blue / 11589
      #a7b7ec
      ΔE = 3.328 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Baby Boy Blue / 344
      #a3bbdb
      ΔE = 4.896 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  34. RAL

    1. RAL 280 70 20
      #9eabd0
      ΔE = 3.385 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. RAL 270 70 20
      #96aed0
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  35. KILZ

    1. Slow Dance / B802
      #9aabd4
      ΔE = 3.415 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Periwinkle Bloom / B812
      #b3bad8
      ΔE = 4.239 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  36. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A50
      #97b1da
      ΔE = 3.506 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Clear Purple A40
      #abbcdc
      ΔE = 4.267 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  37. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #adb0cf
      ΔE = 3.562 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #a9abde
      ΔE = 4.398 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  38. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu Alice
      #a3a9d1
      ΔE = 3.659 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Cafard du lundi
      #96add7
      ΔE = 3.694 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  39. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 3.677 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  40. Asian Paints

    1. Classic Vase / 9152
      #99aad9
      ΔE = 3.754 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Blue Effect / 9168
      #8faedb
      ΔE = 4.837 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  41. Diamond Vogel

    1. Lazy Day / 0596
      #9aafd2
      ΔE = 3.851 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. Sail into the Horizon / 0595
      #a9bddd
      ΔE = 4.749 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  42. ECOS Paints

    1. Lazy Day (0596)
      #9aafd2
      ΔE = 3.851 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. Sail Into The Horizon (0595)
      #a9bddd
      ΔE = 4.749 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  43. Tollens

    1. T2008-1
      #abb9d7
      ΔE = 3.903 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. T2097-2
      #aba8cf
      ΔE = 4.937 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  44. Laura Ashley

    1. 1504 Sapphire 4
      #95aed7
      ΔE = 3.922 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 47-22 Story Book
      #abbad7
      ΔE = 4.374 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  45. Scib Paints

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.967 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Morning Sky / 7249
      #acc1e6
      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  46. Sikkens

    1. U0.20.70
      #a1b9dc
      ΔE = 3.986 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. U0.15.65
      #9aafcf
      ΔE = 4.542 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  47. Benjamin Moore

    1. Freesia / 1432
      #a8b2cd
      ΔE = 4.096 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Blue Viola / 1424 / CC-940
      #adb4cb
      ΔE = 5.120 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  48. ProMarker

    1. Bluebell
      #acafe4
      ΔE = 4.219 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. Cornflower
      #aebee0
      ΔE = 4.424 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  49. General Paint

    1. Tyre / CL 2434M
      #a1a8cc
      ΔE = 4.270 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 4.449 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  50. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 4.318 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 5.050 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  51. ICI Paints

    1. Roslyn's Blue 49BB 51/186
      #a4b9d8
      ΔE = 4.410 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 5.152 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  52. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 4.493 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  53. CIL

    1. Roslyn's Blue
      #acbddd
      ΔE = 4.511 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. Versailles
      #94aad3
      ΔE = 4.518 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  54. Clark+Kensington

    1. First Dance / 40C-5
      #aba9d1
      ΔE = 4.530 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Purple Lilac / 41C-4
      #afaccc
      ΔE = 4.800 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  55. Chrysler

    1. Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 4.598 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  56. Beckers

    1. Hav 760 / S 2014-R91B
      #b3afd0
      ΔE = 4.626 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  57. Limestrong

    1. Marine Shade E
      #90b2e2
      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  58. Dulux

    1. 70BB 44/144
      #a8b0c9
      ΔE = 4.734 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 54BB 41/237
      #92abd3
      ΔE = 4.847 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  59. GM / General Motors

    1. Firemist Blue
      #abb9d3
      ΔE = 4.911 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  60. Designers Guild

    1. Jodphur
      #95b8ee
      ΔE = 4.972 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  61. Devoe Paint

    1. Versailles / 54BB 41/237
      #97aacc
      ΔE = 4.980 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  62. Ford

    1. Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 5.036 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  63. Olympic

    1. Vivacious Violet A46-3
      #a6bee0
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Velvet Morning B48-3
      #95b1d3
      ΔE = 5.211 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  64. California Paints

    1. DE 5905 - Larkspur Bud
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
    2. DE 5899 - Sapphire Fog
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 5.209 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  65. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Larkspur Bud / 1186
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
    2. Sapphire Fog / 821
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 5.209 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  66. Nippon Paint

    1. Ash Purple / NP PB 1494 P
      #b2bdd9
      ΔE = 5.122 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. Purple Covers / NP PB 1493 P
      #97a7cb
      ΔE = 5.208 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  67. Wattyl

    1. Pennyroyal / D66W
      #a0a6c8
      ΔE = 5.159 / LRV ≈ 38.9%

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#a6b3dd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6b3dd foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #a6b3dd">…</p>

#a6b3dd background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #a6b3dd">…</p>

#a6b3dd shadow

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

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10925021
Binary
10100110, 10110011, 11011101
Hexadecimal
#a6b3dd
LRV
≈ 45.6%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 3.636
RGB
rgb(166, 179, 221)
RGBA
rgba(166, 179, 221, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.293, g: 0.316, b: 0.390
RYB
red: 65.098%, yellow: 69.221%, blue: 86.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5852195 / 0xffa6b3dd
HSL
hsl(226, 45%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 45%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.818), saturation: 25% (0.249), value: 87% (0.867)
HSP
hue: 225.818, saturation: 24.887%, perceived brightness: 70.822%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.115, S: 53.238, L: 73.263
Cubehelix
H: -135.879, S: 0.410, L: 0.705
TSL
T: -2.351, S: 0.058, L: 0.705
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.249), magenta: 19% (0.190), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.133)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 30% (0.298), yellow: 13% (0.133)
XYZ
X: 44.894, Y: 45.566, Z: 74.822
xyY
x: 0.272, y: 0.276, Y: 45.566
CIELab
L: 73.263, a: 4.635, b: -22.588
CIELuv
L: 73.263, u: -8.934, v: -36.143
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.263, C: 23.059, H: 281.596
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.263, C: 37.231, H: 256.115
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.503, a: 0.584, b: -18.467
CIECAM02
J: 64.790, C: 28.849, h: 263.376, Q: 158.585, M: 25.228, s: 39.885, H: 312.859
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.187, jaune: -3.980, green: 0.447
LMS
L: 40.322, M: 46.218, S: 74.335
YCbCr
Y: 170.536, Cb: 148.362, Cr: 119.311
YCoCg
Y: 186.250, Cg: -7.250, Co: 27.750
YDbDr
Y: 179.901, Db: 61.836, Dr: 26.443
YPbPr
Y: 179.255, Pb: 22.495, Pr: -8.432
xvYCC
Y: 169.948, Cb: 147.760, Cr: 120.593
YIQ
Y: 179.901, I: -21.237, Q: 10.319
YUV
Y: 179.901, U: 20.226, V: -12.195
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 1.992
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 8.671

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