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#a6b8ba Hex Color Code

#a6b8ba Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6b8ba is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #a6b8ba is comprised of 65.1% red, 72.16% green and 72.94% blue. In the HSL color space #a6b8ba has a hue of 186° (degrees), 13% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 489.45 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #849697
  2. #8fa1a3
  3. #9bacae
  4. #a6b8ba
  5. #b2c4c6
  6. #bdd0d2
  7. #c9dcde

Tints and Shades

#a6b8ba to white

  1. #a6b8ba
  2. #b4c4c5
  3. #c3cfd1
  4. #d2dbdc
  5. #e1e7e8
  6. #f0f3f3
  7. #ffffff

#a6b8ba to black

  1. #a6b8ba
  2. #889798
  3. #6c7778
  4. #505859
  5. #363b3c
  6. #1e2021
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Ford

    1. ★ Light Aspen
      #a7b6b8
      ΔE = 0.970 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. ★ Silver Smoke Gray
      #a4b5b5
      ΔE = 1.482 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  2. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Nursery Rhyme
      #a6b7bb
      ΔE = 1.087 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. ★ Open Air
      #a3babb
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 14-4306 TCX
      #a2b6b9
      ΔE = 1.099 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. 2176 CP
      #adbfc1
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  4. General Paint

    1. ★ Indus / CL 3063W
      #a9bcbe
      ΔE = 1.421 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Scurry / CL 3053W
      #a7bfc0
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  5. Olympic

    1. ★ Blue Willow D61-3
      #a8b9b8
      ΔE = 1.537 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Smoke Screen D56-3
      #acb5b7
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue By You / PPG1035-3
      #a0b7ba
      ΔE = 1.551 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Canadian Sky Blue / 30BG 49/047
      #b0bbbf
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue By You / PPG1035-3
      #a0b7ba
      ΔE = 1.551 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Smoke Screen / PPG1038-4
      #adb6b9
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2010-B10G
      #acb9bb
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. S 2010-B30G
      #a7bdbc
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  9. Colortrend

    1. ★ Blue Folly
      #a6bcbd
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. 0484
      #9fb3b2
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Colorado Gray / 2136-50
      #9fb6b9
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. ★ Buxton Blue / HC-149
      #9eb7bb
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  11. CIL

    1. ★ Canadian Sky
      #adbabb
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. Wilton Blue
      #9eb5bc
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ Q0.05.65
      #a2b3b5
      ΔE = 1.791 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. P0.05.65
      #a4b4b2
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  13. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Wilton Blue / 50BG 44/094
      #a0b4b5
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  14. Bristol

    1. ★ Mirage Lake / P120-C4
      #a3bbbc
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. ★ November Skies / P230-N3
      #abb7bb
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  15. Tollens

    1. ★ T2027-3
      #a9bdc0
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. TF250-3
      #9db9bd
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  16. Audi

    1. ★ Crystal Blue Metallic/Kristallblau Metallic / 4J, 4J4J, LY7R
      #adb9ba
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ At Peace
      #aab6b6
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  18. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Languid Blue - 6226
      #a4b7bd
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. ★ Rain - 6219
      #abbebf
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  19. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Sky Gray
      #a5b7bd
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Silver Gray
      #afb9bb
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  20. California Paints

    1. ★ Bulfinch Blue
      #9eb6b8
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. ★ DE 6318 - Adagio
      #aeb9bc
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  21. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Palace Dining Room Pearl-Blue Dark CW612
      #a8b6bb
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. November 26-26
      #aebec1
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  22. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.907 #153
      #aebbbd
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  23. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Blue Green
      #a3b8be
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7397-41 Cool Breeze
      #a8b8b6
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. 7404-31 Arctic Hare
      #abb4b5
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  25. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Chance of Showers R266D
      #a1b7b6
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Warm Breezes X108R204D
      #9cb9bd
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  26. Brillux

    1. ★ 66.03.15
      #abb7bb
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. 69.06.15
      #9eb0b2
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  27. Behr

    1. ★ Evening Shadows RAH-67
      #a2b7bd
      ΔE = 2.074 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Pacific Blue B-7w
      #a0bcc1
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  28. Resene

    1. ★ Casper B77-010-230
      #aab5b8
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Eskimo B77-018-230
      #a2b4ba
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  29. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Lulworth Blue / 89
      #aabebf
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  30. Otokar

    1. ★ Arcticwhite Mat / M151603
      #aeb9bc
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  31. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Lake Placid / 1064
      #aeb9bc
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  32. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Salzburg Blue 50BG 51/084
      #a5bbc1
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. Restless Sea 90GG 46/080
      #9db4b3
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  33. Ralph Lauren

    1. Shoreline Blue / RLVM278
      #aebdc0
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  34. Nippon Paint

    1. Quaker Gray / NP N 2005 P
      #aab5b9
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Steel Sting / NP N 2007 P
      #b0bebe
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  35. Zoffany

    1. Stockholm Blue
      #afbbbb
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  36. Earthpaint

    1. 5-32-3 Gentle Blue
      #9db3b6
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 4-31-3 Arctic Sky
      #9cb7b8
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  37. Saipa

    1. White / 87W0716
      #a4b2b2
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  38. Porter Paints

    1. Holly Glen / 401-4
      #a1b7b5
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Colonial Aqua / 455-4
      #a0bcc0
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  39. Brighto Paints

    1. 7202 Bluegreen
      #a3bcc1
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  40. Marston & Langinger

    1. Berrisford Blue
      #a3bdbf
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  41. Sico

    1. 6170-31 Manhattan Blue
      #a5b4ba
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. 6209-31 Arctic Hare
      #abb4b5
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  42. British Standard

    1. BS381 697 - Light admiralty grey
      #a6bcba
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. BS 4800 18 B 19 - Grey
      #abb5b4
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  43. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 3245P Quaker Gray
      #a5b2b6
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 4215P Gray Cotton
      #acb5b8
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  44. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3010-B30G
      #9cb5b6
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3010-B10G
      #9cb2b5
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  45. Diamond Vogel

    1. Stormy Bay / 0484
      #9fb3b2
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  46. Taubmans

    1. Lake District / T12 45.D9
      #a1bcc0
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Joyflight / T10 46K-1
      #9bb4b6
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  47. ZAZ

    1. Edelweiss / 886417
      #a7b4b2
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  48. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Bali Blue / 8266
      #a7bdc3
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  49. Rodda Paint

    1. Bali Blue 8266
      #a7bdc3
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  50. Smart

    1. Tridion Kristallweiss / CD5L
      #aab4b3
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  51. Dulux

    1. 50BG 44/094
      #9db5bb
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  52. Earthborn

    1. Nellie
      #aeb6b7
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  53. Bmc Sanayi

    1. Arcticweiss / MB 9147
      #aeb6b8
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  54. Vista Paint

    1. Mystic Lake
      #9fb4b2
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  55. Scib Paints

    1. Mystic Lake / 8344
      #9fb4b2
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  56. Berger

    1. Mystic Lake / 8344
      #9fb4b2
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  57. Rolls Royce

    1. Arctica White / 9520154
      #b0b8b9
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  58. Jotun

    1. 4423 / Kilden
      #a5bcc3
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  59. Kelly-Moore

    1. Maracay Bay / KM3165-2
      #a3b8c0
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  60. Craig & Rose

    1. Grand Baie
      #adc0c3
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 50.5%

#a6b8ba HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6b8ba foreground

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #a6b8ba">…</p>

#a6b8ba background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #a6b8ba">…</p>

#a6b8ba shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6b8ba">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10926266
Binary
10100110, 10111000, 10111010
Hexadecimal
#a6b8ba
LRV
≈ 45.9%
Closest short hex
#abb ΔE = 1.510
RGB
rgb(166, 184, 186)
RGBA
rgba(166, 184, 186, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.310, g: 0.343, b: 0.347
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.688%, blue: 0.729%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5850950 / 0xffa6b8ba
HSL
hsl(186, 13%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(186, 13%, 69%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 186° (186.000), saturation: 11% (0.108), value: 73% (0.729)
HSP
hue: 186.000, saturation: 10.753%, perceived brightness: 70.213%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 200.607, S: 17.672, L: 73.502
Cubehelix
H: -182.149, S: 0.146, L: 0.701
TSL
T: -1.591, S: 0.034, L: 0.701
CMYK
cyan: 11% (0.108), magenta: 1% (0.011), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.271)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 27% (0.271)
XYZ
X: 41.727, Y: 45.932, Z: 53.112
xyY
x: 0.296, y: 0.326, Y: 45.932
CIELab
L: 73.502, a: -5.771, b: -3.124
CIELuv
L: 73.502, u: -9.854, v: -3.705
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.502, C: 6.563, H: 208.430
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.502, C: 10.527, H: 200.607
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.773, a: -8.703, b: 0.977
CIECAM02
J: 65.060, C: 11.866, h: 206.838, Q: 158.916, M: 10.377, s: 25.553, H: 262.478
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.086, jaune: -0.617, green: 1.296
LMS
L: 41.685, M: 48.935, S: 52.980
YCbCr
Y: 169.626, Cb: 131.542, Cr: 119.956
YCgCo
Y: 180.000, Cg: 4.000, Co: 36.500
YDbDr
Y: 178.846, Db: 10.766, Dr: 24.428
YPbPr
Y: 180.310, Pb: 3.070, Pr: -9.092
xvYCC
Y: 170.854, Cb: 130.697, Cr: 120.013
YIQ
Y: 178.846, I: -11.365, Q: -3.184
YUV
Y: 178.846, U: 3.522, V: -11.270
Munsell Color System
10BG 7/1 ΔE = 1.578
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 12.082

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