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#a6b9e3 Hex Color Code

#a6b9e3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6b9e3 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a6b9e3 is comprised of 65.1% red, 72.55% green and 89.02% blue. In the HSL color space #a6b9e3 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 52% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.1 nm.

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#a6b9e3 linear gradient to complementary #d7cfb2

  1. #a6b9e3
  2. #b0bddb
  3. #b9c0d3
  4. #c1c4cb
  5. #c9c7c3
  6. #d0cbba
  7. #d7cfb2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8396be
  2. #8ea1ca
  3. #9aadd7
  4. #a6b9e3
  5. #b2c5ef
  6. #bed1fc
  7. #caddff

Tones

  1. #a6b9e3
  2. #acbbde
  3. #b1bdd9
  4. #b6bed4
  5. #bbc0ce
  6. #c0c2c9
  7. #c4c4c4

Tints and Shades

#a6b9e3 to white

  1. #a6b9e3
  2. #b5c4e8
  3. #c4d0ec
  4. #d3dbf1
  5. #e2e7f6
  6. #f0f3fa
  7. #ffffff

#a6b9e3 to black

  1. #a6b9e3
  2. #8897b9
  3. #6c7791
  4. #50586b
  5. #373b47
  6. #1e2126
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-e
      #a3b7de
      ΔE = 1.300 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. ★ 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  2. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Prince Charming / KM3101-2
      #a6bce3
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  4. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 1.711 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 658
      #abbade
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. ★ 2717
      #abbde3
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  7. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Purple Times / NP PB 1496 P
      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. ★ Night Drizzle / NP PB 1504 P
      #a4badf
      ΔE = 1.809 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  8. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Diamond Girl B4-D2-3
      #9cb4dc
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  9. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Twitlight Chimes 28-4
      #a6bce1
      ΔE = 1.966 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ French Lilac / T12 38.E1
      #acbadd
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  12. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Lupin
      #a0b8de
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  13. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  15. Resene

    1. Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Delectable 147-4
      #9cb4e2
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Lilac Sachet 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  17. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-3 Panache
      #a4b6d8
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  18. Sikkens

    1. U0.20.70
      #a2b9dc
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  19. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R70B
      #a4bcef
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  20. Caparol

    1. 2205
      #b0b8dc
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  21. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A40
      #abbcdc
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  22. Colortrend

    1. 0609
      #a1bee5
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  23. Diamond Vogel

    1. Innuendo / 0609
      #a1bee5
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. Ticklish
      #afbada
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 49.3%

#a6b9e3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6b9e3 foreground

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

George Moore
<p style="color: #a6b9e3">…</p>

#a6b9e3 background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #a6b9e3">…</p>

#a6b9e3 shadow

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6b9e3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10926563
Binary
10100110, 10111001, 11100011
Hexadecimal
#a6b9e3
LRV
≈ 48.3%
Closest short hex
#abd ΔE = 2.480
RGB
rgb(166, 185, 227)
RGBA
rgba(166, 185, 227, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.287, g: 0.320, b: 0.393
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.708%, blue: 0.890%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5850653 / 0xffa6b9e3
HSL
hsl(221, 52%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 52%%, 77%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.311), saturation: 27% (0.269), value: 89% (0.890)
HSP
hue: 221.311, saturation: 26.872%, perceived brightness: 72.526%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.270, S: 58.728, L: 75.045
Cubehelix
H: -140.656, S: 0.455, L: 0.721
TSL
T: -2.157, S: 0.064, L: 0.722
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.269), magenta: 19% (0.185), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.110)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 11% (0.110)
XYZ
X: 46.936, Y: 48.350, Z: 79.518
xyY
x: 0.269, y: 0.277, Y: 48.350
CIELab
L: 75.045, a: 2.774, b: -23.133
CIELuv
L: 75.045, u: -11.793, v: -36.888
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.045, C: 23.299, H: 276.838
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.045, C: 38.727, H: 252.270
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.534, a: -1.195, b: -19.129
CIECAM02
J: 66.807, C: 30.004, h: 258.319, Q: 161.035, M: 26.238, s: 40.365, H: 310.215
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.185, jaune: -4.054, green: 0.791
LMS
L: 42.252, M: 49.534, S: 78.996
YCbCr
Y: 174.148, Cb: 149.250, Cr: 116.677
YCgCo
Y: 190.750, Cg: -5.750, Co: 26.250
YDbDr
Y: 184.107, Db: 64.536, Dr: 34.441
YPbPr
Y: 183.977, Pb: 23.185, Pr: -11.432
xvYCC
Y: 174.004, Cb: 148.366, Cr: 117.958
YIQ
Y: 184.107, I: -24.812, Q: 9.050
YUV
Y: 184.107, U: 21.109, V: -15.885
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 1.594
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.996

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