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#a6b5de Hex Color Code

#a6b5de Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6b5de is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6b5de is comprised of 65.1% red, 70.98% green and 87.06% blue. In the HSL color space #a6b5de has a hue of 224° (degrees), 46% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.77 nm.

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  1. John Brown's Fort In Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, USA
  2. Drinking cat
  3. Sunset over nomad fisherman camp in the Arctic tundra

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#a6b5de linear gradient to complementary #d3cdb1

  1. #a6b5de
  2. #afb9d7
  3. #b7bdcf
  4. #bfc1c8
  5. #c6c5c0
  6. #cdc9b9
  7. #d3cdb1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8393ba
  2. #8f9ec6
  3. #9aa9d2
  4. #a6b5de
  5. #b2c1ea
  6. #becdf7
  7. #cad9ff

Tones

  1. #a6b5de
  2. #abb7d9
  3. #b0b9d5
  4. #b5bbd0
  5. #b9becb
  6. #bec0c7
  7. #c2c2c2

Tints and Shades

#a6b5de to white

  1. #a6b5de
  2. #b5c1e4
  3. #c4cde9
  4. #d3d9ef
  5. #e2e6f4
  6. #f0f2fa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a6b5de to black

  1. #a6b5de
  2. #8894b5
  3. #6c758e
  4. #505769
  5. #363a46
  6. #1e2025
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 0.761 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 36-e
      #a3add7
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  2. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 0.790 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. ★ Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  3. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 1.071 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Prince Charming / 7248
      #99bae0
      ΔE = 4.556 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 1.185 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 6063
      #adbad4
      ΔE = 4.459 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 1.274 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Eye of Horace R169D
      #acb3d4
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  6. Nerolac

    1. ★ Burple - 2347
      #a8b3de
      ΔE = 1.299 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Blue Rhythm - 4237
      #95abce
      ΔE = 5.126 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ U4.21.64
      #9fb5e1
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. V0.15.65
      #acb3d2
      ΔE = 3.032 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Velvet Morning / 247-4
      #99aed6
      ΔE = 3.363 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 1.921 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 43/06
      #a8c0e8
      ΔE = 4.058 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  10. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Purple Times / NP PB 1496 P
      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Ash Purple / NP PB 1494 P
      #b2bdd9
      ΔE = 4.548 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2113 CP
      #a9b2d6
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. 7681 U
      #9db0d0
      ΔE = 3.854 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Lovely Lilac / PPG1167-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 3.985 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Indulgent - 6969
      #9fabcf
      ΔE = 3.874 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  14. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-3 Panache
      #a4b6d8
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 2-38-3 Periwinkle Ice
      #a9b7d2
      ΔE = 3.975 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  15. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  16. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Gracie's Room 28-6
      #a4b1d3
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. Brandy Flame 28-5
      #b5bbd7
      ΔE = 4.518 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Riviera Azure / 822
      #9eb3d1
      ΔE = 4.194 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  18. Resene

    1. Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Relax B77-035-261
      #99aed0
      ΔE = 4.252 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  19. Crown Paint

    1. Lupin
      #a0b8de
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  20. Kelly-Moore

    1. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 3.282 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  21. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 4.199 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  22. Colortrend

    1. 0604
      #9aafdc
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 0596
      #9aafd2
      ΔE = 3.784 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  23. Disney

    1. 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 4.852 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  24. Duron

    1. Aleutian
      #a3b2d1
      ΔE = 3.176 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 3.991 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  25. Scib Paints

    1. Prince Charming / 7248
      #98afdc
      ΔE = 3.208 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Scuba Blue / 7273
      #a7bdde
      ΔE = 3.984 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  26. Brillux

    1. 57.15.15
      #99afd7
      ΔE = 3.214 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. 57.12.15
      #a2b4d0
      ΔE = 4.178 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  27. Clark+Kensington

    1. European Charm / 39C-4
      #a0add1
      ΔE = 3.241 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Paparazzi / 40C-4
      #bab8da
      ΔE = 4.840 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  28. Behr

    1. Anemone 590B-4
      #98afd8
      ΔE = 3.306 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Cornflower Blue 580B-5
      #92b1da
      ΔE = 4.414 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  29. Tollens

    1. T2008-1
      #abb9d7
      ΔE = 3.323 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. T2011-6
      #a7bbd7
      ΔE = 4.613 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  30. Bristol

    1. Eye Shadow / P106-C4
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 3.324 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Canterbury Bells / P106-C3
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 4.319 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  31. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A50
      #97b1da
      ΔE = 3.351 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Clear Purple A40
      #abbcdc
      ΔE = 3.537 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  32. Coronado Paint

    1. 7208 - Petal Soft
      #a1abd6
      ΔE = 3.600 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 7209 - Peak Of Perfection
      #b8c0e2
      ΔE = 4.872 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  33. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R70B
      #9bafd2
      ΔE = 3.611 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R60B
      #a8acd0
      ΔE = 3.842 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  34. ProMarker

    1. Cornflower
      #aebee0
      ΔE = 3.687 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
    2. Bluebell
      #acafe4
      ΔE = 4.943 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  35. ICI Paints

    1. Roslyn's Blue 49BB 51/186
      #a4b9d8
      ΔE = 3.744 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 5.242 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  36. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-31 Morning Smile
      #a4b9d8
      ΔE = 3.744 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 4.022 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  37. Laura Ashley

    1. 47-22 Story Book
      #abbad7
      ΔE = 3.763 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 1504 Sapphire 4
      #95aed7
      ΔE = 3.972 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  38. CIL

    1. Roslyn's Blue
      #acbddd
      ΔE = 3.773 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. Versailles
      #94aad3
      ΔE = 4.803 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  39. RAL

    1. RAL 280 70 20
      #9eabd0
      ΔE = 3.816 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. RAL 270 70 20
      #96aed0
      ΔE = 4.791 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  40. KILZ

    1. Slow Dance / B802
      #9aabd4
      ΔE = 3.849 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Delicate Blue / B881
      #a2bcdc
      ΔE = 4.609 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  41. Tikkurila

    1. 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 3.877 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. V351
      #92abd4
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  42. Vista Paint

    1. Washed Indigo
      #98afd3
      ΔE = 3.964 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Roswell
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 4.793 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  43. ECOS Paints

    1. Sail Into The Horizon (0595)
      #a9bddd
      ΔE = 3.981 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. Babbling Creek (0588)
      #abbbd4
      ΔE = 5.020 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  44. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sail into the Horizon / 0595
      #a9bddd
      ΔE = 3.981 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. Babbling Creek / 0588
      #abbbd4
      ΔE = 5.020 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  45. General Paint

    1. Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 4.010 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Tyrian / CL 2425M
      #9fa9d0
      ΔE = 4.305 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  46. Olympic

    1. Vivacious Violet A46-3
      #a6bee0
      ΔE = 4.242 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Velvet Morning B48-3
      #95b1d3
      ΔE = 4.925 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  47. Peintures MF

    1. Rive du Delaware
      #94acd9
      ΔE = 4.302 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Bleu Alice
      #a3a9d1
      ΔE = 4.389 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  48. Taubmans

    1. Canterbury Bells / T12 38.D2
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 4.319 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Cottage Blue / T60-5
      #9baecd
      ΔE = 4.568 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  49. Asian Paints

    1. Classic Vase / 9152
      #99aad9
      ΔE = 4.357 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Blue Effect / 9168
      #8faedb
      ΔE = 4.861 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  50. GM / General Motors

    1. Firemist Blue
      #abb9d3
      ΔE = 4.392 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Venetian Blue
      #9bb7d7
      ΔE = 4.740 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  51. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 4.494 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  52. Chrysler

    1. Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 4.546 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Light Blue
      #a3bddc
      ΔE = 4.974 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  53. Dulux

    1. 49BB 51/186
      #aabedc
      ΔE = 4.620 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. 54BB 41/237
      #92abd3
      ΔE = 4.995 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  54. Plascon

    1. Dreamcatcher B4-B2-2
      #98bce8
      ΔE = 4.649 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. Igloo B6-E2-3
      #a0a8d4
      ΔE = 4.716 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  55. Brighto Paints

    1. 7523 Indigo
      #9ea8cf
      ΔE = 4.664 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. 6820 Indigo
      #a5aadb
      ΔE = 4.810 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  56. Glidden

    1. Valor / PPG1244-3
      #a3bcdb
      ΔE = 4.682 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 5.243 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  57. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 4.683 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. CF10438
      #94afd1
      ΔE = 5.134 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  58. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Larkspur Bud / 1186
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 4.705 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
    2. Sky High / 989
      #a7c2eb
      ΔE = 4.839 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  59. California Paints

    1. DE 5905 - Larkspur Bud
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 4.705 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
    2. DE 5891 - Sky High
      #a7c2eb
      ΔE = 4.839 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  60. Designers Guild

    1. Jodphur
      #95b8ee
      ΔE = 4.717 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  61. Berger

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 4.807 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 5.216 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  62. Ford

    1. Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 5.002 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  63. Beckers

    1. Hav 760 / S 2014-R91B
      #b3afd0
      ΔE = 5.042 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  64. Devoe Paint

    1. Versailles / 54BB 41/237
      #97aacc
      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 39.7%

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10925534
Binary
10100110, 10110101, 11011110
Hexadecimal
#a6b5de
LRV
≈ 46.4%
Closest short hex
#abd ΔE = 3.022
RGB
rgb(166, 181, 222)
RGBA
rgba(166, 181, 222, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.292, g: 0.318, b: 0.390
RYB
red: 65.098%, yellow: 69.738%, blue: 87.059%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5851682 / 0xffa6b5de
HSL
hsl(224, 46%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 46%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (223.929), saturation: 25% (0.252), value: 87% (0.871)
HSP
hue: 223.929, saturation: 25.225%, perceived brightness: 71.334%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.507, S: 53.659, L: 73.822
Cubehelix
H: -137.843, S: 0.416, L: 0.710
TSL
T: -2.269, S: 0.059, L: 0.711
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.252), magenta: 18% (0.185), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.129)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 13% (0.129)
XYZ
X: 45.431, Y: 46.427, Z: 75.661
xyY
x: 0.271, y: 0.277, Y: 46.427
CIELab
L: 73.822, a: 3.774, b: -22.281
CIELuv
L: 73.822, u: -9.854, v: -35.551
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.822, C: 22.599, H: 279.614
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.822, C: 36.891, H: 254.507
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.138, a: -0.225, b: -18.140
CIECAM02
J: 65.420, C: 28.729, h: 261.293, Q: 159.355, M: 25.123, s: 39.706, H: 311.762
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.184, jaune: -3.919, green: 0.575
LMS
L: 40.950, M: 47.307, S: 75.173
YCbCr
Y: 171.642, Cb: 148.219, Cr: 118.504
YCoCg
Y: 187.500, Cg: -6.500, Co: 27.500
YDbDr
Y: 181.189, Db: 61.403, Dr: 28.892
YPbPr
Y: 180.757, Pb: 22.225, Pr: -9.386
xvYCC
Y: 171.238, Cb: 147.523, Cr: 119.755
YIQ
Y: 181.189, I: -22.108, Q: 9.585
YUV
Y: 181.189, U: 20.085, V: -13.325
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 1.403
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 8.337

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