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#a6b5ef Hex Color Code

#a6b5ef Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6b5ef is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6b5ef is comprised of 65.1% red, 70.98% green and 93.73% blue. In the HSL color space #a6b5ef has a hue of 228° (degrees), 70% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.53 nm.

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#a6b5ef linear gradient to complementary #dbdaba

  1. #a6b5ef
  2. #b1bbe6
  3. #bbc1de
  4. #c4c7d5
  5. #cccdcc
  6. #d4d4c3
  7. #dbdaba

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8392ca
  2. #8e9ed6
  3. #9aa9e3
  4. #a6b5ef
  5. #b2c1fc
  6. #becdff
  7. #cad9ff

Tones

  1. #a6b5ef
  2. #adb9e9
  3. #b4bce3
  4. #bac0dd
  5. #c0c4d7
  6. #c6c7d1
  7. #cbcbcb

Tints and Shades

#a6b5ef to white

  1. #a6b5ef
  2. #b6c1f2
  3. #c5cdf5
  4. #d4d9f7
  5. #e2e6fa
  6. #f1f2fc
  7. #ffffff

#a6b5ef to black

  1. #a6b5ef
  2. #8894c3
  3. #6c7598
  4. #515770
  5. #373a4a
  6. #1f2027
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  2. Plascon

    1. Space Box B6-B2-2
      #b0b8f4
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. Desert Water B5-B2-2
      #a8bcf4
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  3. Resene

    1. Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  4. Caparol

    1. 43/02 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/02
      #b4b8f0
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 50.3%

#a6b5ef HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6b5ef foreground

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

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #a6b5ef">…</p>

#a6b5ef background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #a6b5ef">…</p>

#a6b5ef shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6b5ef">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10925551
Binary
10100110, 10110101, 11101111
Hexadecimal
#a6b5ef
LRV
≈ 47.4%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 2.695
RGB
rgb(166, 181, 239)
RGBA
rgba(166, 181, 239, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.283, g: 0.309, b: 0.408
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.700%, blue: 0.937%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5851665 / 0xffa6b5ef
HSL
hsl(228, 70%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 70%%, 79%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.671), saturation: 31% (0.305), value: 94% (0.937)
HSP
hue: 227.671, saturation: 30.544%, perceived brightness: 72.291%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.062, S: 76.848, L: 74.435
Cubehelix
H: -134.010, S: 0.567, L: 0.717
TSL
T: -2.431, S: 0.075, L: 0.718
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.305), magenta: 24% (0.243), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 6% (0.063)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 6% (0.063)
XYZ
X: 47.825, Y: 47.385, Z: 88.271
xyY
x: 0.261, y: 0.258, Y: 47.385
CIELab
L: 74.435, a: 7.881, b: -30.564
CIELuv
L: 74.435, u: -10.562, v: -49.958
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.435, C: 31.564, H: 284.459
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.435, C: 51.062, H: 258.062
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.837, a: 3.551, b: -27.843
CIECAM02
J: 66.098, C: 36.883, h: 265.385, Q: 160.179, M: 32.254, s: 44.873, H: 313.928
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.225, jaune: -5.381, green: 0.387
LMS
L: 41.068, M: 47.325, S: 87.594
YCbCr
Y: 173.308, Cb: 155.682, Cr: 117.297
YCgCo
Y: 191.750, Cg: -10.750, Co: 23.250
YDbDr
Y: 183.127, Db: 84.064, Dr: 32.581
YPbPr
Y: 181.981, Pb: 30.725, Pr: -10.168
xvYCC
Y: 172.290, Cb: 154.990, Cr: 119.068
YIQ
Y: 183.127, I: -27.569, Q: 14.874
YUV
Y: 183.127, U: 27.497, V: -15.026
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 4.335
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.419

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