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#a6becd Hex Color Code

#a6becd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6becd is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #a6becd is comprised of 65.1% red, 74.51% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #a6becd has a hue of 203° (degrees), 28% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483 nm.

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#a6becd linear gradient to complementary #cbb7a8

  1. #a6becd
  2. #adbdc7
  3. #b4bcc1
  4. #babbba
  5. #c0b9b4
  6. #c6b8ae
  7. #cbb7a8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #839aa9
  2. #8ea6b5
  3. #9ab2c1
  4. #a6becd
  5. #b2cad9
  6. #bed7e6
  7. #cae3f2

Tints and Shades

#a6becd to white

  1. #a6becd
  2. #b5c9d5
  3. #c3d3dd
  4. #d2dee6
  5. #e1e9ee
  6. #f0f4f7
  7. #ffffff

#a6becd to black

  1. #a6becd
  2. #889ba7
  3. #6c7a83
  4. #505b61
  5. #363d41
  6. #1e2123
  7. #000000

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  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #a6bfcf
      ΔE = 0.524 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Matternhorn Silver
      #adbec6
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  2. Olympic

    1. ★ Pounding Surf D53-3
      #a5bdcb
      ΔE = 0.577 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. ★ Rendezvous C52-2
      #a9bfcd
      ΔE = 0.725 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-37-3 Soft Ballad
      #a7bdcd
      ΔE = 0.792 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 4-35-3 Windswept
      #aac5d4
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Graceful / 452-3
      #a8c0ce
      ΔE = 0.823 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. ★ Heavenly Blue / 450-3
      #a3bbce
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 4 220 / Arctis 55
      #a4bccc
      ΔE = 0.824 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. 78 2 200 / Verona 50
      #a8b8c4
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  6. General Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bound / CL 2272W
      #a8becb
      ΔE = 0.839 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. ★ Kingfisher / CL 2323W
      #aabfce
      ΔE = 0.961 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  7. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 41-4 Awning Stripe
      #a7bdca
      ΔE = 0.879 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. 5-4 Vintage Blue
      #a2bac4
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Peace River / 1003
      #a8bfcc
      ΔE = 0.892 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. ★ Frozen Tundra / 948
      #a3bfcb
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  9. Focoltone

    1. ★ 4060
      #a3bfce
      ΔE = 1.005 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. ★ 1024
      #adc2cf
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-36-3 Blue Buff
      #a4bbca
      ΔE = 1.060 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ 3-35-3 Icy Morn
      #a4c2d0
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  11. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Vanilla Ice / A348
      #a4c0ce
      ΔE = 1.286 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 5435 C
      #a6bbc8
      ΔE = 1.328 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 551
      #a6c2cc
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  13. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Teton Sky / 10BB 49/137
      #a6bbc8
      ΔE = 1.328 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. ★ Jordan / 90BG 50/157
      #a0becb
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Northern Air / 1676
      #a1bfcf
      ΔE = 1.408 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Mediterranean Sky / 1662
      #a5c2ce
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  15. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BB 49/137
      #a2bcce
      ΔE = 1.434 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ Amazon Beat 4
      #a0bbcd
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  16. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2020-R90B
      #a3c0d2
      ΔE = 1.527 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. Cool Blue / FS085
      #a0c0d6
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Comforting Blue
      #a6bac8
      ΔE = 1.558 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  18. Sto

    1. ★ 35122
      #aabecf
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. ★ 35222
      #9ebacc
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  19. Ford

    1. ★ Atlantic Blue
      #adc1cf
      ΔE = 1.663 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. ★ Light Blue
      #abbdcd
      ΔE = 1.754 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  20. Tollens

    1. ★ T2146-3
      #adc1ce
      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  21. Behr

    1. ★ 550E-3 Viking
      #a0becc
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. ★ Clear Blue 35E2
      #a7c3d1
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  22. Sikkens

    1. ★ S8.12.68
      #a5bbcd
      ΔE = 1.748 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. ★ T0.10.70
      #adc0d0
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  23. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Dresden Falls / KM3156-1
      #9fbdcf
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. Oh Boy! / KM3155-1
      #abc6d5
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
  24. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5793 - Frozen Tundra
      #a3bfcb
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. ★ DE 5814 - Anchors Away
      #9ebbcd
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  25. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Blueberry Slush 27-28
      #a3b9c6
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  26. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Heavenly Blue 450-3
      #a3bbce
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Blue Bows 350-3
      #a3c3d7
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  27. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9727
      #a0bac7
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. V436
      #abbdc6
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  28. Colortrend

    1. ★ Spray
      #adc0cb
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  29. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #adc2d3
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. Sterling Blue
      #a6b9c2
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  30. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10695
      #aec3d0
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  31. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Windy Blue - 6240
      #aabac6
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  32. CIL

    1. Teton Sky
      #a3bbcf
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Jordan
      #9dbed2
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  33. ICI Paints

    1. Blue Danube 90BG 56/125
      #a6c4d3
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
    2. Sensual 30BB 54/120
      #afbfd1
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  34. Levis

    1. Subtle Lavender
      #aec0d1
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Atl Soleil E8
      #b0c4d3
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. 7330-31 Crescent Moon
      #a2bed3
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. 7326-31 Silky Blue
      #b1c4d2
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  36. Asian Paints

    1. Fast Breeze / 9226
      #9fbfcc
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Sea Ridge / 7370
      #a3c4d6
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  37. Coronado Paint

    1. 7306 - Quiet Refuge
      #a7c4d6
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. 7297 - Blissful Blue
      #9cbcd1
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  38. Valspar Paint

    1. Oatlands Dainty Blue
      #b0c3d1
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
    2. Cool Springs
      #a8bbcf
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  39. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 3235P Blue Country
      #a3bbc5
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. 1245P Blue Steam
      #9cbbc7
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  40. Humbrol

    1. 27003 Polished Steel
      #afc0ca
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  41. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6098
      #adbbc9
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. 5338
      #afbece
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  42. Glidden

    1. Sterling Blue
      #9ec1d3
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  43. Duron

    1. Languid Blue
      #afc3ce
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Dutch Tile Blue
      #a7bbc4
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  44. Audi

    1. Liquidblau Metallic / LY5J, Q1
      #a2bbc5
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Speed Blue Metallic / LB5Q, V8V8
      #aac5d1
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  45. Taubmans

    1. Blue Bounty / T08 100-2
      #a5bdc6
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. Danbury / T10 46G-2
      #a5c1cb
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  46. Bristol

    1. Blue Thoughts / P114-C2
      #a3bfc9
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  47. Graham & Brown

    1. Rules the Waves
      #9fbbc6
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  48. Vista Paint

    1. Oh Boy!
      #a3c4d6
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. Exotic Port
      #a7c0c9
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  49. Scib Paints

    1. Oh Boy / 7370
      #a3c4d6
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. Exotic Part / 7385
      #a7c0c9
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  50. Berger

    1. Oh Boy / 7370
      #a3c4d6
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. Exotic Part / 7385
      #a7c0c9
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  51. Alcro

    1. Storsjo
      #9cb8ca
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  52. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Grand Bay / 8273
      #a5bac3
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  53. Rodda Paint

    1. Grand Bay 8273
      #a5bac3
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  54. Peintures MF

    1. CD360-2
      #9fb6c4
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  55. Brillux

    1. 63.09.15
      #9eb6c5
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  56. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35488
      #a1bbd1
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 47.7%

#a6becd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6becd foreground

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="color: #a6becd">…</p>

#a6becd background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #a6becd">…</p>

#a6becd shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6becd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10927821
Binary
10100110, 10111110, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#a6becd
LRV
≈ 49.3%
Closest short hex
#abc ΔE = 2.342
RGB
rgb(166, 190, 205)
RGBA
rgba(166, 190, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.296, g: 0.339, b: 0.365
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.709%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5849395 / 0xffa6becd
HSL
hsl(203, 28%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 28%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (203.077), saturation: 19% (0.190), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 203.077, saturation: 19.024%, perceived brightness: 72.545%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 228.313, S: 25.601, L: 75.663
Cubehelix
H: -162.309, S: 0.276, L: 0.723
TSL
T: -1.995, S: 0.051, L: 0.724
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.190), magenta: 7% (0.073), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 25% (0.255), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 45.156, Y: 49.340, Z: 64.890
xyY
x: 0.283, y: 0.310, Y: 49.340
CIELab
L: 75.663, a: -4.950, b: -10.268
CIELuv
L: 75.663, u: -13.296, v: -14.930
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.663, C: 11.399, H: 244.262
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.663, C: 19.992, H: 228.313
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.243, a: -8.175, b: -5.602
CIECAM02
J: 67.521, C: 18.838, h: 231.680, Q: 161.894, M: 16.474, s: 31.899, H: 293.258
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.118, jaune: -1.809, green: 1.431
LMS
L: 43.749, M: 52.380, S: 64.620
YCbCr
Y: 174.512, Cb: 138.137, Cr: 116.399
YCgCo
Y: 187.750, Cg: 2.250, Co: 31.750
YDbDr
Y: 184.534, Db: 30.795, Dr: 35.247
YPbPr
Y: 185.968, Pb: 10.260, Pr: -12.690
xvYCC
Y: 175.714, Cb: 137.013, Cr: 116.853
YIQ
Y: 184.534, I: -19.116, Q: -0.408
YUV
Y: 184.534, U: 10.073, V: -16.260
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/4 ΔE = 2.608
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 7.645

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