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#a6b5ec Hex Color Code

#a6b5ec Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6b5ec is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6b5ec is comprised of 65.1% red, 70.98% green and 92.55% blue. In the HSL color space #a6b5ec has a hue of 227° (degrees), 65% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.83 nm.

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#a6b5ec linear gradient to complementary #dad7b8

  1. #a6b5ec
  2. #b1bae4
  3. #bac0db
  4. #c3c6d2
  5. #cbcbca
  6. #d3d1c1
  7. #dad7b8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8392c7
  2. #8e9ed3
  3. #9aa9e0
  4. #a6b5ec
  5. #b2c1f8
  6. #becdff
  7. #cad9ff

Tones

  1. #a6b5ec
  2. #adb8e6
  3. #b3bce0
  4. #b9bfdb
  5. #bfc2d5
  6. #c4c6cf
  7. #c9c9c9

Tints and Shades

#a6b5ec to white

  1. #a6b5ec
  2. #b5c1ef
  3. #c5cdf3
  4. #d3d9f6
  5. #e2e6f9
  6. #f1f2fc
  7. #ffffff

#a6b5ec to black

  1. #a6b5ec
  2. #8894c0
  3. #6c7597
  4. #51576f
  5. #373a49
  6. #1f2027
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2113 U
      #a7b2e7
      ΔE = 1.242 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. ★ 2716 U
      #a1afe9
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  3. Resene

    1. Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  4. Plascon

    1. Desert Water B5-B2-2
      #a8bcf4
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. Space Box B6-B2-2
      #b0b8f4
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 50.0%

#a6b5ec HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6b5ec foreground

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #a6b5ec">…</p>

#a6b5ec background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #a6b5ec">…</p>

#a6b5ec shadow

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6b5ec">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10925548
Binary
10100110, 10110101, 11101100
Hexadecimal
#a6b5ec
LRV
≈ 47.2%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 2.298
RGB
rgb(166, 181, 236)
RGBA
rgba(166, 181, 236, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.285, g: 0.310, b: 0.405
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.699%, blue: 0.925%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5851668 / 0xffa6b5ec
HSL
hsl(227, 65%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 65%, 79%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.143), saturation: 30% (0.297), value: 93% (0.925)
HSP
hue: 227.143, saturation: 29.661%, perceived brightness: 72.118%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.585, S: 72.653, L: 74.323
Cubehelix
H: -134.537, S: 0.540, L: 0.716
TSL
T: -2.408, S: 0.072, L: 0.717
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.297), magenta: 23% (0.233), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.075)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 7% (0.075)
XYZ
X: 47.386, Y: 47.209, Z: 85.956
xyY
x: 0.262, y: 0.261, Y: 47.209
CIELab
L: 74.323, a: 7.142, b: -29.113
CIELuv
L: 74.323, u: -10.437, v: -47.410
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.323, C: 29.976, H: 283.783
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.323, C: 48.545, H: 257.585
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.709, a: 2.863, b: -26.077
CIECAM02
J: 65.975, C: 35.479, h: 264.856, Q: 160.029, M: 31.026, s: 44.031, H: 313.646
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.218, jaune: -5.124, green: 0.418
LMS
L: 41.046, M: 47.321, S: 85.314
YCbCr
Y: 173.014, Cb: 154.365, Cr: 117.510
YCgCo
Y: 191.000, Cg: -10.000, Co: 24.000
YDbDr
Y: 182.785, Db: 80.065, Dr: 31.930
YPbPr
Y: 181.765, Pb: 29.225, Pr: -10.030
xvYCC
Y: 172.104, Cb: 153.672, Cr: 119.189
YIQ
Y: 182.785, I: -26.605, Q: 13.941
YUV
Y: 182.785, U: 26.189, V: -14.726
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 3.771
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.887

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