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#a6bbc8 Hex Color Code

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#a6bbc8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6bbc8 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #a6bbc8 is comprised of 65.1% red, 73.33% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #a6bbc8 has a hue of 203° (degrees), 24% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.15 nm.

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#a6bbc8 linear gradient to complementary #c7b4a7

  1. #a6bbc8
  2. #acbac2
  3. #b2b9bd
  4. #b8b8b7
  5. #bdb6b2
  6. #c2b5ac
  7. #c7b4a7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8398a4
  2. #8fa3b0
  3. #9aafbc
  4. #a6bbc8
  5. #b2c7d4
  6. #bed3e0
  7. #cadfed

Tints and Shades

#a6bbc8 to white

  1. #a6bbc8
  2. #b5c6d1
  3. #c3d1da
  4. #d2dde3
  5. #e1e8ec
  6. #f0f3f6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a6bbc8 to black

  1. #a6bbc8
  2. #8899a3
  3. #6c7880
  4. #50595f
  5. #363c3f
  6. #1e2122
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Comforting Blue
      #a6bac8
      ΔE = 0.635 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. Wild Blue Yonder
      #9bb7c2
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  2. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 41-4 Awning Stripe
      #a7bdca
      ΔE = 0.713 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. ★ 5-4 Vintage Blue
      #a2bac4
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  3. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Union Pier / 1034
      #a6bdca
      ΔE = 0.792 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Rippling Brook / 37C-4
      #9fbccf
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  4. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Blueberry Slush 27-28
      #a3b9c6
      ΔE = 0.845 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. Pale Cadet 26-25
      #a2b9c1
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-36-3 Blue Buff
      #a4bbca
      ΔE = 0.872 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. 4-35-3 Windswept
      #9db5c3
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  6. Olympic

    1. ★ Pounding Surf D53-3
      #a5bdcb
      ΔE = 0.949 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. ★ Rendezvous C52-2
      #a9bfcd
      ΔE = 1.482 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  7. General Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bound / CL 2272W
      #a8becb
      ΔE = 1.061 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. ★ Galvanized / CL 3093W
      #a8bdc6
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  8. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Windy Blue - 6240
      #aabac6
      ΔE = 1.291 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Faded Flaxflower - 9146
      #9eb4c0
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 4 220 / Arctis 55
      #a4bccc
      ΔE = 1.318 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. ★ 78 2 200 / Verona 50
      #a8b8c4
      ΔE = 1.503 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  10. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5821 - Overcast Sky
      #a7b8c4
      ΔE = 1.333 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. DE 6332 - Glen Falls
      #acb8c1
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Overcast Sky / 988
      #a7b8c4
      ΔE = 1.333 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Glen Falls / 1037
      #acb8c1
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Skyline Blue
      #a4b8c7
      ΔE = 1.386 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ Medium Blue
      #a6bfcf
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-37-3 Soft Ballad
      #a7bdcd
      ΔE = 1.439 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 5-34-3 Sorcerer
      #a5bbc3
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  14. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9727
      #a0bac7
      ΔE = 1.481 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. V435
      #a0b3c2
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  15. Sikkens

    1. ★ S8.12.68
      #a5bccd
      ΔE = 1.672 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. S2.10.71
      #aac2d0
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  16. Duron

    1. ★ Dutch Tile Blue
      #a7bbc4
      ΔE = 1.710 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Meditative
      #9eb4c2
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  17. Glidden

    1. ★ Always Blue / PPG1156-3
      #a2bacb
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. ★ Graceful / PPG1152-3
      #a8c0ce
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Always Blue / PPG1156-3
      #a2bacb
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. ★ Graceful / PPG1152-3
      #a8c0ce
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Graceful / 452-3
      #a8c0ce
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. ★ Chambray / 552-4
      #acbfc9
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Grand Bay / 8273
      #a5bac3
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  21. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Grand Bay 8273
      #a5bac3
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  22. Audi

    1. ★ Liquidblau Metallic / LY5J, Q1
      #a2bbc5
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  23. Ford

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #abbdcd
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Light Blue
      #9ab9c7
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5231P Vineyard Shadow
      #a3b6c5
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. 1245P Blue Steam
      #9cbbc7
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  25. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD360-2
      #9fb6c4
      ΔE = 2.033 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. CD355-1
      #aebbc3
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  26. Focoltone

    1. ★ 4060
      #a3bfce
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. 1024
      #adc2cf
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  27. Colortrend

    1. ★ Grey Door
      #a2b7c1
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 0504
      #a1b3be
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  28. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6098
      #adbbc9
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. 5345
      #a1b8c0
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  29. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BB 49/137
      #a2bcce
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ Amazon Beat 4
      #a0bbcd
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  30. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Grace X90R188D
      #9eb7c7
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Winter Moss X106R201D
      #9eb7c0
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  31. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Bounty / T08 100-2
      #a5bdc6
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. Blue Thoughts / T12 43.D5
      #a3bfc9
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  32. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Vanilla Ice / A348
      #a4c0ce
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  33. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Daydream
      #a0b5c2
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  34. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7325-41 Big Band
      #a4b5c2
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  35. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.09.15
      #9eb6c5
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. 66.09.15
      #9cb5c0
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  36. New Look

    1. ★ Water Stones / E22-08
      #a0bacc
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. Water Balloon / C18-08
      #a6c1cf
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  37. Behr

    1. ★ 550E-3 Viking
      #a0becc
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Forgotten Blue PPPF-36
      #9dbac4
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  38. Tollens

    1. ★ T2146-3
      #adc1ce
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  39. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Rules the Waves
      #9fbbc6
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  40. Devoe Paint

    1. Jordan / 90BG 50/157
      #a0becb
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Antwerp Blue / 30BB 46/124
      #a9b6c2
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  41. Benjamin Moore

    1. Northern Air / 1676
      #a1bfcf
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Exhale / AF-515
      #a0b9c2
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  42. Sto

    1. 35222
      #9ebacc
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. 35334
      #9db4c0
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  43. Humbrol

    1. 27003 Polished Steel
      #afc0ca
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
    2. 127 Us Ghost Grey
      #9cb6c3
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  44. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Lacecap B12
      #afbcc5
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  45. Kelly-Moore

    1. Maracay Bay / KM3165-2
      #a3b8c0
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Dresden Falls / KM3156-1
      #9fbdcf
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  46. Vista Paint

    1. Grand Bay
      #9fb4c1
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Bali Blue
      #a1b4bf
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  47. Scib Paints

    1. Grand Bay / 8273
      #9fb4c1
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Bali Blue / 8266
      #a1b4bf
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  48. Berger

    1. Grand Bay / 8273
      #9fb4c1
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Bali Blue / 8266
      #a1b4bf
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  49. Asian Paints

    1. Grand Bay / 8273
      #9fb4c1
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Fast Breeze / 9226
      #9fbfcc
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  50. McCormick Paints

    1. Bali Blue
      #a1b4bf
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  51. Mylands of London

    1. Vista Blue
      #9db5c1
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  52. Bristol

    1. Blue Thoughts / P114-C2
      #a3bfc9
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  53. ICI Paints

    1. 4136 Nikko 10BB 48/117
      #a0b5c6
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Dresden Blue 90BG 49/137
      #9bb9ca
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  54. KILZ

    1. Beach Water / D751
      #a5bac1
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  55. Alcro

    1. Storsjo
      #9cb8ca
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  56. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5339 B
      #a1b8c0
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2020-R90B
      #a3c0d2
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  57. Pantone / PMS

    1. 15-4309 TPG
      #9db9c3
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. 5435 U
      #9db4c4
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  58. CIL

    1. Teton Sky
      #a3bbcf
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  59. Jotun

    1. 4423 / Kilden
      #a5bcc3
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  60. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10695
      #aec3d0
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  61. Chrysler

    1. Ice Silver
      #a6b4c2
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Ice Blue
      #a2b3be
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  62. AMC

    1. Ice Blue
      #a2b3be
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  63. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2010-B
      #abb8bf
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  64. Diamond Vogel

    1. Indian Tears / 0504
      #a1b3be
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  65. Levis

    1. Subtle Lavender
      #aec0d1
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 51.3%

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#a6bbc8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6bbc8 foreground

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="color: #a6bbc8">…</p>

#a6bbc8 background

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #a6bbc8">…</p>

#a6bbc8 shadow

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6bbc8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10927048
Binary
10100110, 10111011, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#a6bbc8
LRV
≈ 47.8%
Closest short hex
#abc ΔE = 2.278
RGB
rgb(166, 187, 200)
RGBA
rgba(166, 187, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.300, g: 0.338, b: 0.362
RYB
red: 65.098%, yellow: 70.189%, blue: 78.431%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5850168 / 0xffa6bbc8
HSL
hsl(203, 24%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 24%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (202.941), saturation: 17% (0.170), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 202.941, saturation: 17.000%, perceived brightness: 71.590%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 227.771, S: 22.527, L: 74.709
Cubehelix
H: -162.476, S: 0.236, L: 0.714
TSL
T: -1.991, S: 0.045, L: 0.715
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.170), magenta: 7% (0.065), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 27% (0.267), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 43.919, Y: 47.817, Z: 61.548
xyY
x: 0.287, y: 0.312, Y: 47.817
CIELab
L: 74.709, a: -4.436, b: -8.972
CIELuv
L: 74.709, u: -11.751, v: -12.947
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.709, C: 10.008, H: 243.689
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.709, C: 17.485, H: 227.771
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.150, a: -7.641, b: -4.367
CIECAM02
J: 66.432, C: 16.937, h: 231.195, Q: 160.583, M: 14.811, s: 30.370, H: 292.690
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.113, jaune: -1.597, green: 1.294
LMS
L: 42.730, M: 50.643, S: 61.308
YCbCr
Y: 172.510, Cb: 136.815, Cr: 117.858
YCgCo
Y: 185.000, Cg: 2.000, Co: 33.000
YDbDr
Y: 182.203, Db: 26.779, Dr: 30.814
YPbPr
Y: 183.463, Pb: 8.915, Pr: -11.098
xvYCC
Y: 173.562, Cb: 135.831, Cr: 118.251
YIQ
Y: 182.203, I: -16.686, Q: -0.396
YUV
Y: 182.203, U: 8.760, V: -14.215
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/4 ΔE = 2.477
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 8.551

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