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#a6b6e0 Hex Color Code

#a6b6e0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6b6e0 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6b6e0 is comprised of 65.1% red, 71.37% green and 87.84% blue. In the HSL color space #a6b6e0 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 48% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#a6b6e0 linear gradient to complementary #d5ceb1

  1. #a6b6e0
  2. #afbad8
  3. #b8bed1
  4. #c0c2c9
  5. #c7c6c1
  6. #cecab9
  7. #d5ceb1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8393bc
  2. #8f9fc8
  3. #9aaad4
  4. #a6b6e0
  5. #b2c2ec
  6. #becef9
  7. #cadaff

Tones

  1. #a6b6e0
  2. #abb8db
  3. #b1bad6
  4. #b6bcd2
  5. #babfcd
  6. #bfc1c8
  7. #c3c3c3

Tints and Shades

#a6b6e0 to white

  1. #a6b6e0
  2. #b5c2e5
  3. #c4ceea
  4. #d3daf0
  5. #e2e6f5
  6. #f0f2fa
  7. #ffffff

#a6b6e0 to black

  1. #a6b6e0
  2. #8895b7
  3. #6c758f
  4. #505769
  5. #373b46
  6. #1e2025
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 1.192 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 35-e1
      #9db1d6
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 1.217 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 6022
      #9cb1dc
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  3. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 1.223 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  4. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 1.236 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Diamond Girl B4-D2-3
      #9cb4dc
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 1.664 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. ★ Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  8. Glidden

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Purple Times / NP PB 1496 P
      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Wings of Pegasus X74R159D
      #a1b5da
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Blue Gown
      #a9b6d5
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 658
      #abbade
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. P 106-3 U
      #a8b5d6
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. French Lilac / T12 38.E1
      #acbadd
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. ★ 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  16. Colortrend

    1. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  17. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  18. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-3 Panache
      #a4b6d8
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  20. Crown Paint

    1. Lupin
      #a0b8de
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. Prince Charming / KM3101-2
      #a6bce3
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  22. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  24. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Gracie's Room 28-6
      #a4b1d3
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. Twitlight Chimes 28-4
      #a6bce1
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  25. Sikkens

    1. U3.19.64
      #9ab0de
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 43.2%

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#a6b6e0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6b6e0 foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #a6b6e0">…</p>

#a6b6e0 background

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #a6b6e0">…</p>

#a6b6e0 shadow

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6b6e0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10925792
Binary
10100110, 10110110, 11100000
Hexadecimal
#a6b6e0
LRV
≈ 46.9%
Closest short hex
#abd ΔE = 3.002
RGB
rgb(166, 182, 224)
RGBA
rgba(166, 182, 224, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.290, g: 0.318, b: 0.392
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.700%, blue: 0.878%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5851424 / 0xffa6b6e0
HSL
hsl(223, 48%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 48%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (223.448), saturation: 26% (0.259), value: 88% (0.878)
HSP
hue: 223.448, saturation: 25.893%, perceived brightness: 71.673%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.144, S: 55.888, L: 74.154
Cubehelix
H: -138.351, S: 0.432, L: 0.713
TSL
T: -2.248, S: 0.061, L: 0.714
CMYK
cyan: 26% (0.259), magenta: 19% (0.187), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.122)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 12% (0.122)
XYZ
X: 45.905, Y: 46.943, Z: 77.149
xyY
x: 0.270, y: 0.276, Y: 46.943
CIELab
L: 74.154, a: 3.699, b: -22.864
CIELuv
L: 74.154, u: -10.373, v: -36.519
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.154, C: 23.161, H: 279.191
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.154, C: 37.964, H: 254.144
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.515, a: -0.308, b: -18.801
CIECAM02
J: 65.794, C: 29.413, h: 260.776, Q: 159.810, M: 25.721, s: 40.118, H: 311.491
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.186, jaune: -4.017, green: 0.620
LMS
L: 41.277, M: 47.858, S: 76.644
YCbCr
Y: 172.342, Cb: 148.806, Cr: 117.994
YCgCo
Y: 188.500, Cg: -6.500, Co: 27.000
YDbDr
Y: 182.004, Db: 63.186, Dr: 30.442
YPbPr
Y: 181.616, Pb: 22.840, Pr: -9.932
xvYCC
Y: 171.976, Cb: 148.063, Cr: 119.275
YIQ
Y: 182.004, I: -23.025, Q: 9.684
YUV
Y: 182.004, U: 20.668, V: -14.040
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 1.473
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 8.264

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