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#a6b3e5 Hex Color Code

#a6b3e5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6b3e5 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6b3e5 is comprised of 65.1% red, 70.2% green and 89.8% blue. In the HSL color space #a6b3e5 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 55% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.7 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#a6b3e5 linear gradient to complementary #d6d4b5

  1. #a6b3e5
  2. #b0b8dd
  3. #b8bed5
  4. #c1c3cd
  5. #c8c9c5
  6. #cfcebd
  7. #d6d4b5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8391c1
  2. #8f9ccd
  3. #9aa7d9
  4. #a6b3e5
  5. #b2bff1
  6. #becbfe
  7. #cad6ff

Tones

  1. #a6b3e5
  2. #acb6e0
  3. #b2b9db
  4. #b7bcd6
  5. #bcc0d0
  6. #c1c3cb
  7. #c6c6c6

Tints and Shades

#a6b3e5 to white

  1. #a6b3e5
  2. #b5bfe9
  3. #c4ccee
  4. #d3d8f2
  5. #e2e5f7
  6. #f0f2fb
  7. #ffffff

#a6b3e5 to black

  1. #a6b3e5
  2. #8893bb
  3. #6c7392
  4. #50566c
  5. #373a47
  6. #1e2026
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2113 U
      #a7b2e7
      ΔE = 0.983 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. 2716 U
      #a1afe9
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. 2313
      #9cb4e4
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  7. Dutch Boy

    1. I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 36-e
      #a3add7
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Safe Haven R157D
      #acb1d9
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  10. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  11. Duron

    1. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Delectable / 147-4
      #9cb4e2
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  13. Tikkurila

    1. 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Delectable 147-4
      #9cb4e2
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 45.2%

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#a6b3e5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6b3e5 foreground

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

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #a6b3e5">…</p>

#a6b3e5 background

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="background-color: #a6b3e5">…</p>

#a6b3e5 shadow

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6b3e5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10925029
Binary
10100110, 10110011, 11100101
Hexadecimal
#a6b3e5
LRV
≈ 46.0%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 2.816
RGB
rgb(166, 179, 229)
RGBA
rgba(166, 179, 229, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.289, g: 0.312, b: 0.399
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.693%, blue: 0.898%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5852187 / 0xffa6b3e5
HSL
hsl(228, 55%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 55%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.619), saturation: 28% (0.275), value: 90% (0.898)
HSP
hue: 227.619, saturation: 27.511%, perceived brightness: 71.266%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.790, S: 63.745, L: 73.547
Cubehelix
H: -134.062, S: 0.480, L: 0.708
TSL
T: -2.429, S: 0.066, L: 0.709
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.275), magenta: 22% (0.218), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.102)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 30% (0.298), yellow: 10% (0.102)
XYZ
X: 45.985, Y: 46.003, Z: 80.570
xyY
x: 0.266, y: 0.267, Y: 46.003
CIELab
L: 73.547, a: 6.540, b: -26.506
CIELuv
L: 73.547, u: -9.286, v: -42.914
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.547, C: 27.301, H: 283.861
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.547, C: 43.907, H: 257.790
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.826, a: 2.327, b: -22.953
CIECAM02
J: 65.103, C: 32.774, h: 265.339, Q: 158.968, M: 28.660, s: 42.460, H: 313.904
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.207, jaune: -4.670, green: 0.356
LMS
L: 40.376, M: 46.227, S: 79.996
YCbCr
Y: 171.320, Cb: 151.874, Cr: 118.743
YCgCo
Y: 188.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 25.750
YDbDr
Y: 180.813, Db: 72.500, Dr: 28.179
YPbPr
Y: 179.831, Pb: 26.495, Pr: -8.800
xvYCC
Y: 170.443, Cb: 151.274, Cr: 120.270
YIQ
Y: 180.813, I: -23.807, Q: 12.808
YUV
Y: 180.813, U: 23.714, V: -12.995
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 2.617
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.416

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