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Benjamin Moore Palatial Skies / 800 / #a6c9de Hex Color Code

#a6c9de Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6c9de is a light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #a6c9de is comprised of 65.1% red, 78.82% green and 87.06% blue. In the HSL color space #a6c9de has a hue of 203° (degrees), 46% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.95 nm.

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#a6c9de linear gradient to complementary #dbbea9

  1. #a6c9de
  2. #b1c7d5
  3. #bbc5cc
  4. #c4c4c3
  5. #ccc2bb
  6. #d4c0b2
  7. #dbbea9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #81a3b8
  2. #8db0c4
  3. #99bcd1
  4. #a6c9de
  5. #b3d6eb
  6. #bfe3f8
  7. #ccf0ff

Tints and Shades

#a6c9de to white

  1. #a6c9de
  2. #b5d2e3
  3. #c4dbe9
  4. #d3e4ee
  5. #e2edf4
  6. #f0f6f9
  7. #ffffff

#a6c9de to black

  1. #a6c9de
  2. #88a4b5
  3. #6c818e
  4. #505f69
  5. #374045
  6. #1e2325
  7. #000000

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  1. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Sea Cliff / A354
      #a5c9df
      ΔE = 0.364 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
    2. ★ Mr Frosty / A357
      #a3c7db
      ΔE = 0.966 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Celtic Blue / T69-3
      #a3c8dd
      ΔE = 0.655 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
    2. Coffs Harbour / T12 42.C4
      #9cc6da
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  3. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7328-31 Cobalt Enamel
      #a7c8de
      ΔE = 0.738 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
  4. Bristol

    1. ★ Fantasy Blue / P109-C3
      #a3c7dc
      ΔE = 0.815 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
    2. Coffs Harbour / P113-C3
      #9cc6da
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  5. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Tranquil Blue / 04BB 57/189
      #a9cadd
      ΔE = 0.851 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
  6. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Splish-Splash
      #a3c8dc
      ΔE = 0.869 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
    2. Blue Blankie
      #aac9e4
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ice Sculpture
      #a1c7dd
      ΔE = 1.074 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
    2. ★ Hydrangea Blue R175E
      #9ccae3
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  8. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Celeste
      #a2cadf
      ΔE = 1.088 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
  9. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1402 Chambray 2
      #accbdf
      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
    2. 47-20 Pajamas
      #a8cae5
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
  10. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10423
      #a6c6dc
      ΔE = 1.260 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  11. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.15.12
      #a2cbe3
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
    2. 66.12.12
      #a3c8d8
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  12. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Blissful Blue / 7297
      #a5c5da
      ΔE = 1.427 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
    2. Quiet Refuge / 7306
      #b3ccdb
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 57.9%
  13. Glidden

    1. ★ Atlantis Blue / 70BG 53/164
      #a2c5da
      ΔE = 1.447 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
    2. ★ Windsor Way / PPG1239-3
      #9fc9e4
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
  14. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Kitten's Yarn 26-6
      #accbdd
      ΔE = 1.464 / LRV ≈ 56.7%
  15. Behr

    1. ★ 560C-3 Holiday Road
      #aacde1
      ΔE = 1.472 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
    2. ★ 570C-3 Tender Twilight
      #b0cce1
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 57.9%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 7
      #a4cce0
      ΔE = 1.503 / LRV ≈ 56.5%
    2. ★ 31S 4 / Str-Putz Kob.bl.31S 4
      #a4c4d8
      ΔE = 1.759 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  17. Jotun

    1. ★ 4325 / Fontene
      #9fc6dc
      ΔE = 1.529 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  18. Dulux

    1. ★ 04BB 57/189
      #a5cbe4
      ΔE = 1.555 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
    2. 90BG 56/125
      #aec9d7
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
  19. 1829

    1. ★ Fresco Blue
      #abc8d9
      ΔE = 1.604 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
  20. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Make a Splash / KM3140-1
      #a3c7e0
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Oh Boy! / KM3155-1
      #abc6d5
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
  21. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Vista Blue
      #adccde
      ΔE = 1.710 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
    2. ★ Pastel Blue
      #adc9e0
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  22. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Always Blue 10BB 58/149
      #aac6db
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Mill Run 70BG 60/145
      #a6cbda
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
  23. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Spring Waterfall / 251-3
      #a9cee4
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
    2. Windsor Way / 250-3
      #9ec8e5
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
  24. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Spring Waterfall 251-3
      #a9cee4
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
    2. ★ Sonata / PPG1157-3
      #abc8d8
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  25. KILZ

    1. ★ Watery Blue / C771
      #a9c9d9
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
    2. Alaskan Sky / C851
      #a1cee5
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 57.4%
  26. AMC

    1. ★ Powder Blue
      #9fc7e1
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
    2. Bahama Blue
      #a8cbda
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  27. Colortrend

    1. ★ Emily
      #a7ccdd
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
    2. ★ Larkspur
      #aecde4
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 58.3%
  28. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Emily H44
      #a7ccdd
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
    2. Quiet Refuge 7306
      #b3ccdb
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 57.9%
  29. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2905
      #9ec9e3
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. 291
      #adcfe6
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 59.2%
  30. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7306 - Quiet Refuge
      #a7c4d6
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. 7274 - By The Bay
      #aec7df
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
  31. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Sea Ridge / 7370
      #a3c4d6
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  32. Berger

    1. ★ Oh Boy / 7370
      #a3c4d6
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. Quiet Refuge / 7306
      #aec6da
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  33. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Oh Boy / 7370
      #a3c4d6
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. Quiet Refuge / 7306
      #aec6da
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  34. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Oh Boy!
      #a3c4d6
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. Quiet Refuge
      #aec6da
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  35. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Signature / NP PB 1531 P
      #a4cee6
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 57.7%
    2. Bosco Blue / NP PB 1524 P
      #afcfe4
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 59.3%
  36. Ford

    1. ★ Clear Crystal Blue Frost
      #b0cce0
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
    2. Light Blue
      #a4c8e4
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
  37. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS514
      #a1cde2
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 56.7%
  38. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Clear Blue Sky / 36C-3
      #9dc7e1
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  39. Olympic

    1. ★ Windsor Way A53-3
      #9dcbe1
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
    2. ★ Serenity B52-2
      #b0cddf
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  40. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Porch Ceiling - 9063
      #9bc8de
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
    2. Vast Sky - 6506
      #a9c9d7
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
  41. General Paint

    1. ★ Marvel / CL 2252W
      #a6cfe4
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 58.3%
    2. Coastal / CL 2313W
      #a3c7e2
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  42. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-36-3 Blue Buff
      #b1cbdd
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
    2. 4-35-3 Windswept
      #aac5d4
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  43. CIL

    1. ★ Tranquil Blue
      #a6cae5
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
    2. Blue Danube
      #afc9d8
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  44. Diamond Vogel

    1. Liam Blue / H044
      #aacedf
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 58.0%
    2. Dancing in the Rain / 0644
      #afc7d7
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  45. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7231P Parlor Blue
      #9ac8e1
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
    2. 7225P Blue Aura
      #aecfe6
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 59.3%
  46. Plascon

    1. Ice Flow B2-C2-3
      #a0c8e4
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  47. California Paints

    1. Electric Grid
      #b2cadb
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
  48. Peintures MF

    1. Céleste
      #accede
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
    2. Providence
      #a8c7d5
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  49. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5250
      #9fccdf
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
  50. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1030-R90B
      #a5cfe9
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 58.5%
    2. Cool Blue / FS094
      #a2ceea
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
  51. Benjamin Moore

    1. Sea View / 836
      #aec7d5
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Greenhow Blue / CW-655
      #adc8d5
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
  52. TRUMATCH

    1. 31-e1
      #a5cde9
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
    2. 32-e1
      #a5cae7
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  53. Volkswagen

    1. Lago Blue
      #a0c5d5
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  54. Crown Paint

    1. Hollywood
      #a1cada
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  55. Duron

    1. Vast Sky
      #a8cbe7
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
  56. Earthpaint

    1. 2-35-3 Orient Blue
      #a0c1d7
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. 1-35-3 Blue Angel
      #9cc4df
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  57. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C20
      #b3cade
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 57.1%
  58. Sikkens

    1. S6.14.75
      #b1d0e5
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 60.1%
    2. S0.20.70
      #98c5da
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  59. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Bluestar B14
      #b4cbdc
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 57.6%

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#a6c9de HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6c9de foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="color: #a6c9de">…</p>

#a6c9de background

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="background-color: #a6c9de">…</p>

#a6c9de shadow

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6c9de">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10930654
Binary
10100110, 11001001, 11011110
Hexadecimal
#a6c9de
LRV
≈ 55.2%
Closest short hex
#acd ΔE = 1.879
RGB
rgb(166, 201, 222)
RGBA
rgba(166, 201, 222, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.282, g: 0.341, b: 0.377
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.735%, blue: 0.871%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5846562 / 0xffa6c9de
HSL
hsl(202, 46%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(202, 46%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 202° (202.500), saturation: 25% (0.252), value: 87% (0.871)
HSP
hue: 202.500, saturation: 25.225%, perceived brightness: 76.015%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 228.508, S: 42.526, L: 79.129
Cubehelix
H: -163.017, S: 0.430, L: 0.756
TSL
T: -1.978, S: 0.070, L: 0.757
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.252), magenta: 9% (0.095), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.129)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 21% (0.212), yellow: 13% (0.129)
XYZ
X: 49.794, Y: 55.152, Z: 77.115
xyY
x: 0.273, y: 0.303, Y: 55.152
CIELab
L: 79.129, a: -6.968, b: -14.259
CIELuv
L: 79.129, u: -18.669, v: -21.108
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 79.129, C: 15.870, H: 243.958
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 79.129, C: 28.179, H: 228.508
Hunter-Lab
L: 74.265, a: -10.281, b: -9.580
CIECAM02
J: 71.542, C: 24.849, h: 231.479, Q: 166.645, M: 21.730, s: 36.111, H: 293.023
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.130, jaune: -2.463, green: 1.935
LMS
L: 47.659, M: 59.057, S: 76.734
YCbCr
Y: 181.722, Cb: 142.399, Cr: 111.144
YCgCo
Y: 197.500, Cg: 3.500, Co: 27.500
YDbDr
Y: 192.929, Db: 43.743, Dr: 51.212
YPbPr
Y: 195.057, Pb: 14.525, Pr: -18.466
xvYCC
Y: 183.520, Cb: 140.759, Cr: 111.779
YIQ
Y: 192.929, I: -27.597, Q: -0.867
YUV
Y: 192.929, U: 14.308, V: -23.625
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 8/4 ΔE = 4.430
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 5.469

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