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#a6b4e1 Hex Color Code

#a6b4e1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6b4e1 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6b4e1 is comprised of 65.1% red, 70.59% green and 88.24% blue. In the HSL color space #a6b4e1 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 50% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.73 nm.

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#a6b4e1 linear gradient to complementary #d4d0b3

  1. #a6b4e1
  2. #afb9da
  3. #b7bdd2
  4. #bfc2ca
  5. #c7c6c3
  6. #cdcbbb
  7. #d4d0b3

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8392bd
  2. #8f9dc9
  3. #9aa8d5
  4. #a6b4e1
  5. #b2c0ed
  6. #beccfa
  7. #cad8ff

Tones

  1. #a6b4e1
  2. #abb6dc
  3. #b1b9d7
  4. #b6bbd2
  5. #babecd
  6. #bfc0c8
  7. #c3c3c3

Tints and Shades

#a6b4e1 to white

  1. #a6b4e1
  2. #b5c0e6
  3. #c4cceb
  4. #d3d9f0
  5. #e2e5f5
  6. #f0f2fa
  7. #ffffff

#a6b4e1 to black

  1. #a6b4e1
  2. #8893b8
  3. #6c7490
  4. #50566a
  5. #373a46
  6. #1e2026
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.373 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
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      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 1.441 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. ★ 2313
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      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  3. Plascon

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      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 1.643 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
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      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  5. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
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      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
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      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 1.892 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 6022
      #9cb1dc
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  7. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
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    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
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      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2113 C
      #a5b0e3
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. 2134 U
      #9fb0d6
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
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      #9cb4e2
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
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      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  12. Glidden

    1. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. French Country Blue / 36BB 46/231
      #9bb3dd
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-e
      #a3b7de
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. 36-e
      #a3add7
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  14. Diamond Vogel

    1. High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
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      #9aafdc
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
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    1. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
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      #9aafdc
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
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    1. U3.19.64
      #9ab0de
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  18. Nippon Paint

    1. Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
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      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
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    1. Bridesmaid Dress / T12 37.E3
      #aeb1d8
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
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      #9baddb
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  20. Bristol

    1. Eye Shadow / P106-C4
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 44.8%

#a6b4e1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6b4e1 foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #a6b4e1">…</p>

#a6b4e1 background

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="background-color: #a6b4e1">…</p>

#a6b4e1 shadow

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

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6b4e1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10925281
Binary
10100110, 10110100, 11100001
Hexadecimal
#a6b4e1
LRV
≈ 46.2%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 2.917
RGB
rgb(166, 180, 225)
RGBA
rgba(166, 180, 225, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.291, g: 0.315, b: 0.394
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.695%, blue: 0.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5851935 / 0xffa6b4e1
HSL
hsl(226, 50%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 50%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.763), saturation: 26% (0.262), value: 88% (0.882)
HSP
hue: 225.763, saturation: 26.222%, perceived brightness: 71.270%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.183, S: 58.056, L: 73.665
Cubehelix
H: -135.936, S: 0.443, L: 0.709
TSL
T: -2.348, S: 0.062, L: 0.710
CMYK
cyan: 26% (0.262), magenta: 20% (0.200), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.118)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 29% (0.294), yellow: 12% (0.118)
XYZ
X: 45.634, Y: 46.184, Z: 77.730
xyY
x: 0.269, y: 0.272, Y: 46.184
CIELab
L: 73.665, a: 5.032, b: -24.152
CIELuv
L: 73.665, u: -9.544, v: -38.806
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.665, C: 24.671, H: 281.770
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.665, C: 39.962, H: 256.183
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.959, a: 0.933, b: -20.243
CIECAM02
J: 65.240, C: 30.510, h: 263.361, Q: 159.136, M: 26.681, s: 40.946, H: 312.852
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.194, jaune: -4.251, green: 0.470
LMS
L: 40.658, M: 46.764, S: 77.204
YCbCr
Y: 171.432, Cb: 149.827, Cr: 118.659
YCgCo
Y: 187.750, Cg: -7.750, Co: 26.750
YDbDr
Y: 180.944, Db: 66.285, Dr: 28.427
YPbPr
Y: 180.258, Pb: 24.110, Pr: -9.070
xvYCC
Y: 170.810, Cb: 149.179, Cr: 120.033
YIQ
Y: 180.944, I: -22.797, Q: 11.041
YUV
Y: 180.944, U: 21.682, V: -13.110
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 2.271
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 8.729

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