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#a6c5e1 Hex Color Code

#a6c5e1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6c5e1 is a light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #a6c5e1 is comprised of 65.1% red, 77.25% green and 88.24% blue. In the HSL color space #a6c5e1 has a hue of 208° (degrees), 50% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.64 nm.

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#a6c5e1 linear gradient to complementary #dbc6ac

  1. #a6c5e1
  2. #b1c5d8
  3. #bbc5cf
  4. #c4c5c7
  5. #ccc6be
  6. #d4c6b5
  7. #dbc6ac

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #81a0bb
  2. #8dacc7
  3. #9ab8d4
  4. #a6c5e1
  5. #b3d2ee
  6. #bfdefb
  7. #ccebff

Tints and Shades

#a6c5e1 to white

  1. #a6c5e1
  2. #b5cee6
  3. #c4d8eb
  4. #d3e2f0
  5. #e2ebf5
  6. #f0f5fa
  7. #ffffff

#a6c5e1 to black

  1. #a6c5e1
  2. #88a1b8
  3. #6c7f90
  4. #505e6a
  5. #373f46
  6. #1e2226
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Jotun

    1. ★ 4165 / Spa
      #a6c4e0
      ΔE = 0.378 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Loyalty
      #a5c3df
      ΔE = 0.701 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
    2. ★ Breezy
      #a6c6df
      ΔE = 1.221 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Biltmore Blue
      #a2c5e1
      ΔE = 0.934 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
    2. ★ Light Blue
      #a4c8e4
      ΔE = 1.365 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Bluebird Song / T12 39.D3
      #aac7e1
      ΔE = 1.042 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
    2. ★ Regatta Blue / T63-4
      #a5c5de
      ΔE = 1.208 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  5. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7221P Corner Cupboard
      #a2c4de
      ΔE = 1.328 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
    2. ★ 7201P Lilac Frost
      #aec3dd
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  6. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Scuba Blue / 7273
      #acc6df
      ΔE = 1.349 / LRV ≈ 54.5%
    2. Blissful Blue / 7297
      #a5c5da
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  7. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Scuba Blue 7273
      #acc6df
      ΔE = 1.349 / LRV ≈ 54.5%
    2. Blissful Blue 7297
      #a5c5da
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  8. General Paint

    1. ★ Coastal / CL 2313W
      #a3c7e2
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
    2. ★ Sask Sky / CL 2342W
      #adc4dd
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Blue Blankie
      #aac9e4
      ΔE = 1.466 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
    2. ★ Blue Sky Dreams
      #aac2d9
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ Parisian Sky FF88-3
      #a4c1de
      ΔE = 1.474 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. ★ Fairy Tale PPKB-20
      #adc9e5
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  11. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Bluebird
      #aac4e2
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ S7.17.72
      #a4c8e2
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
    2. ★ S8.16.73
      #a7cae4
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  13. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Blue C30
      #a1c0dc
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  14. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7274 - By The Bay
      #aec7df
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
    2. 7273 - Scuba Blue
      #a0bdda
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  15. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 47-20 Pajamas
      #a8cae5
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
    2. 1503 Sapphire 3
      #a6beda
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  16. Bristol

    1. ★ Blue Purple / P111-C3
      #a1c0de
      ΔE = 1.906 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  17. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Make a Splash / KM3140-1
      #a3c7e0
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. ★ Blissful Blue / KM3116-1
      #aac2d9
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-e2
      #9ec1dd
      ΔE = 1.921 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. ★ 31-e2
      #9ec4df
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  19. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.18.12
      #accae7
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
    2. ★ 60.15.12
      #b0c9e2
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 56.5%
  20. CIL

    1. ★ Tranquil Blue
      #a6cae5
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
    2. Aristocratic
      #a0bfd8
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  21. Habitat

    1. ★ Sky
      #9dc1e0
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  22. Plascon

    1. ★ Ice Flow B2-C2-3
      #a0c8e4
      ΔE = 2.061 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
    2. ★ Graaf Reniet B3-C2-3
      #acc8e8
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
  23. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Mayfair Blue
      #adcae7
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 56.9%
    2. ★ Pastel Blue
      #adc9e0
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  24. Duron

    1. ★ Vast Sky
      #a8cbe7
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
  25. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Afternoon Sky / 1092
      #b0c6df
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
    2. January Frost / 823
      #99c1dc
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  26. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5877 - Afternoon Sky
      #b0c6df
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
    2. DE 5849 - January Frost
      #99c1dc
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  27. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 277 C
      #abcae9
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
    2. 277
      #b3c7e3
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  28. Berger

    1. ★ Blissful blue / 7297
      #a4bfd9
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. Quiet Refuge / 7306
      #aec6da
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  29. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Blissful blue / 7297
      #a4bfd9
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. Quiet Refuge / 7306
      #aec6da
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  30. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ Blissful Blue
      #a4bfd9
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  31. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Smoke Silver Blue
      #9bc3e1
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  32. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 25488
      #a2bfd9
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  33. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0616
      #a4bfd8
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  34. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Bluette / 0616
      #a4bfd8
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  35. Chrysler

    1. ★ Powder Blue
      #abc2d8
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. Avon Blue
      #9cc1dc
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  36. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10423
      #a6c6dc
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  37. Porter Paints

    1. Windsor Way / 250-3
      #9ec8e5
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
    2. Baby Bunting / 148-3
      #aac9ea
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  38. Nippon Paint

    1. Parlor Blue / NP PB 1536 P
      #9dc2dc
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. Corner Cupboard / NP PB 1522 P
      #a3bdd6
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  39. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Baby Bunting / PPG1243-3
      #abcaea
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
    2. Windsor Way / PPG1239-3
      #9fc9e4
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
  40. Earthpaint

    1. 1-35-3 Blue Angel
      #9cc4df
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. 1-36-3 Queenscliff
      #9dbfde
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  41. Benjamin Moore

    1. Swiss Blue / 815
      #a4c2e4
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. Sapphire Ice / 808
      #a2c0d6
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  42. AMC

    1. Powder Blue
      #9fc7e1
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
    2. Diamond Blue
      #9fc3e6
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  43. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5291
      #a1bfd8
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  44. Tollens

    1. T2011-4
      #aac0d8
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
    2. T2014-1
      #9ac0db
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  45. Earthborn

    1. Dorothy
      #a9cce9
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
  46. Glidden

    1. Everlasting / PPG1161-3
      #a1bed9
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Tiny Brook Blue / 90BG 57/143
      #afc9df
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
  47. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5350 B
      #b0c8de
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  48. KILZ

    1. Baby Boots / B871
      #b1cae3
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 57.1%
    2. Soft Chambray / C812
      #a6c3d7
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  49. Zoffany

    1. Porcelain
      #aec3e0
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  50. Tikkurila

    1. X351
      #a8c1e1
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  51. Caparol

    1. 85 6 243 / Neutral Blau 1
      #acc4e4
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
    2. 85 4 230 / Coelin 50
      #b4c8e0
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 56.4%
  52. Crown Paint

    1. Blue Light
      #b2c8e0
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
  53. Crown Diamond

    1. 7328-31 Cobalt Enamel
      #a7c8de
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
  54. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-3 Northern Sky
      #afc9e8
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 56.7%
  55. Olympic

    1. Valor A51-3
      #9fbfd8
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Charisma A47-3
      #a0bfe1
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  56. ICI Paints

    1. Dusky Lilac 48BB 56/162
      #afc2db
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
    2. 4183 Dusky Lilac 48BB 56/162
      #aec1dc
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  57. Dulux Australia

    1. Breezy / A375
      #aecbea
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
    2. Template / A351
      #a6cbe3
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 56.4%
  58. Vista Paint

    1. Quiet Refuge
      #aec6da
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
    2. Make a Splash
      #98c2df
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  59. Focoltone

    1. 1049
      #a2c3e7
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  60. Dulux

    1. Mystic Mauve 4
      #b2c5df
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
    2. 04BB 57/189
      #a5cbe4
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  61. Clark+Kensington

    1. Clear Blue Sky / 36C-3
      #9dc7e1
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  62. Resene

    1. Time Out B82-036-253
      #aac2e3
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 52.7%

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#a6c5e1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6c5e1 foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
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An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #a6c5e1">…</p>

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Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10929633
Binary
10100110, 11000101, 11100001
Hexadecimal
#a6c5e1
LRV
≈ 53.5%
Closest short hex
#ace ΔE = 3.077
RGB
rgb(166, 197, 225)
RGBA
rgba(166, 197, 225, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.282, g: 0.335, b: 0.383
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.731%, blue: 0.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5847583 / 0xffa6c5e1
HSL
hsl(208, 50%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(208, 50%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 208° (208.475), saturation: 26% (0.262), value: 88% (0.882)
HSP
hue: 208.475, saturation: 26.222%, perceived brightness: 75.220%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 237.367, S: 49.849, L: 78.154
Cubehelix
H: -155.679, S: 0.444, L: 0.748
TSL
T: -2.165, S: 0.068, L: 0.749
CMYK
cyan: 26% (0.262), magenta: 12% (0.124), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.118)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 23% (0.227), yellow: 12% (0.118)
XYZ
X: 49.279, Y: 53.474, Z: 78.945
xyY
x: 0.271, y: 0.294, Y: 53.474
CIELab
L: 78.154, a: -4.159, b: -17.339
CIELuv
L: 78.154, u: -16.972, v: -26.504
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 78.154, C: 17.831, H: 256.512
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 78.154, C: 31.473, H: 237.367
Hunter-Lab
L: 73.126, a: -7.681, b: -12.820
CIECAM02
J: 70.399, C: 26.483, h: 240.791, Q: 165.308, M: 23.159, s: 37.430, H: 301.536
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.147, jaune: -3.006, green: 1.627
LMS
L: 46.263, M: 56.581, S: 78.509
YCbCr
Y: 180.000, Cb: 144.880, Cr: 112.403
YCgCo
Y: 196.250, Cg: 0.750, Co: 26.750
YDbDr
Y: 190.923, Db: 51.274, Dr: 47.399
YPbPr
Y: 192.413, Pb: 17.565, Pr: -16.788
xvYCC
Y: 181.249, Cb: 143.430, Cr: 113.253
YIQ
Y: 190.923, I: -27.463, Q: 2.157
YUV
Y: 190.923, U: 16.771, V: -21.865
Munsell Color System
5PB 7/6 ΔE = 4.484
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 5.331

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