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#a6b7e1 Hex Color Code

#a6b7e1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6b7e1 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6b7e1 is comprised of 65.1% red, 71.76% green and 88.24% blue. In the HSL color space #a6b7e1 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 50% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.39 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#a6b7e1 linear gradient to complementary #d5cfb2

  1. #a6b7e1
  2. #afbbd9
  3. #b8bfd2
  4. #c0c3ca
  5. #c7c7c2
  6. #cecbba
  7. #d5cfb2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8394bd
  2. #8fa0c9
  3. #9aabd5
  4. #a6b7e1
  5. #b2c3ed
  6. #becffa
  7. #cadbff

Tones

  1. #a6b7e1
  2. #abb9dc
  3. #b1bbd7
  4. #b6bdd2
  5. #babfcd
  6. #bfc1c8
  7. #c3c3c3

Tints and Shades

#a6b7e1 to white

  1. #a6b7e1
  2. #b5c3e6
  3. #c4ceeb
  4. #d3daf0
  5. #e2e6f5
  6. #f0f3fa
  7. #ffffff

#a6b7e1 to black

  1. #a6b7e1
  2. #8896b8
  3. #6c7690
  4. #50586a
  5. #373b46
  6. #1e2026
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 1.271 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 6022
      #9cb1dc
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  2. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 1.294 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-e
      #a3b7de
      ΔE = 1.300 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. ★ 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 1.522 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  4. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 1.570 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. ★ Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 1.617 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 1.617 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  8. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 1.622 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Diamond Girl B4-D2-3
      #9cb4dc
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Purple Times / NP PB 1496 P
      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. ★ Night Drizzle / NP PB 1504 P
      #a4badf
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. ★ Wings of Pegasus X74R159D
      #a1b5da
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  11. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Prince Charming / KM3101-2
      #a6bce3
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ French Lilac / T12 38.E1
      #acbadd
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  15. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  16. Crown Paint

    1. Lupin
      #a0b8de
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  17. Caparol

    1. 43/06 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/06
      #a4bce4
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  18. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-3 Panache
      #a4b6d8
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  19. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Twitlight Chimes 28-4
      #a6bce1
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  20. Colortrend

    1. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  21. Diamond Vogel

    1. High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  22. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  23. Sikkens

    1. U0.20.70
      #a2b9dc
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  24. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2134 U
      #9fb0d6
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. 2128 C
      #98b6e4
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  25. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R70B
      #a4bcef
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 50.1%

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#a6b7e1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6b7e1 foreground

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

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #a6b7e1">…</p>

#a6b7e1 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #a6b7e1">…</p>

#a6b7e1 shadow

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6b7e1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10926049
Binary
10100110, 10110111, 11100001
Hexadecimal
#a6b7e1
LRV
≈ 47.4%
Closest short hex
#abd ΔE = 2.787
RGB
rgb(166, 183, 225)
RGBA
rgba(166, 183, 225, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.289, g: 0.319, b: 0.392
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.703%, blue: 0.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5851167 / 0xffa6b7e1
HSL
hsl(223, 50%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 50%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.712), saturation: 26% (0.262), value: 88% (0.882)
HSP
hue: 222.712, saturation: 26.222%, perceived brightness: 71.957%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.508, S: 56.813, L: 74.451
Cubehelix
H: -139.137, S: 0.439, L: 0.716
TSL
T: -2.217, S: 0.062, L: 0.716
CMYK
cyan: 26% (0.262), magenta: 19% (0.187), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.118)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 28% (0.282), yellow: 12% (0.118)
XYZ
X: 46.246, Y: 47.409, Z: 77.934
xyY
x: 0.270, y: 0.276, Y: 47.409
CIELab
L: 74.451, a: 3.390, b: -22.954
CIELuv
L: 74.451, u: -10.848, v: -36.643
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.451, C: 23.203, H: 278.401
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.451, C: 38.215, H: 253.508
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.854, a: -0.604, b: -18.911
CIECAM02
J: 66.131, C: 29.607, h: 259.941, Q: 160.218, M: 25.891, s: 40.199, H: 311.056
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.186, jaune: -4.030, green: 0.677
LMS
L: 41.600, M: 48.413, S: 77.424
YCbCr
Y: 172.944, Cb: 148.954, Cr: 117.555
YCgCo
Y: 189.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 26.750
YDbDr
Y: 182.705, Db: 63.636, Dr: 31.775
YPbPr
Y: 182.403, Pb: 22.955, Pr: -10.432
xvYCC
Y: 172.652, Cb: 148.164, Cr: 118.836
YIQ
Y: 182.705, I: -23.620, Q: 9.473
YUV
Y: 182.705, U: 20.815, V: -14.655
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 1.442
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 8.159

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