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#a78bb8 Hex Color Code

#a78bb8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a78bb8 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a78bb8 is comprised of 65.49% red, 54.51% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #a78bb8 has a hue of 277° (degrees), 24% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 560.77 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#a78bb8 linear gradient to complementary #9ab390

  1. #a78bb8
  2. #a692b2
  3. #a499ab
  4. #a29fa4
  5. #a0a69e
  6. #9dad97
  7. #9ab390

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8a6f9b
  2. #9478a4
  3. #9d82ae
  4. #a78bb8
  5. #b194c2
  6. #bb9ecc
  7. #c5a8d6

Tones

  1. #a78bb8
  2. #a68fb4
  3. #a693b1
  4. #a597ad
  5. #a49aa9
  6. #a39ea6
  7. #a2a2a2

Tints and Shades

#a78bb8 to white

  1. #a78bb8
  2. #b69ec4
  3. #c4b0cf
  4. #d3c4db
  5. #e1d7e7
  6. #f0ebf3
  7. #ffffff

#a78bb8 to black

  1. #a78bb8
  2. #897297
  3. #6c5b77
  4. #514458
  5. #372f3b
  6. #1e1b20
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ East Side V71-045-308
      #aa8cbc
      ΔE = 1.037 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 521 U
      #a98bb5
      ΔE = 1.112 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. ★ P 93-4 U
      #a78cb4
      ΔE = 1.324 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  3. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Statice A42-4
      #a289b4
      ΔE = 1.341 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  4. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Illusion / 41RB 30/290
      #a788b3
      ΔE = 1.420 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  5. CIL

    1. ★ Illusion
      #a488b9
      ΔE = 1.493 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  6. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Kismet - 6830
      #a18ab7
      ΔE = 1.508 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. ★ Plum Blossom - 6974
      #a786b4
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ 8509 Lavender
      #a28cb6
      ΔE = 1.512 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. ★ 660B-5 Atlantic Tulip
      #ae8fbd
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  8. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Portia
      #a98ab3
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. ★ Pourpre passif
      #a28cb4
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Prized Orchid R51D
      #ad8bbb
      ΔE = 1.586 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. ★ Purple Hibiscus X25R50D
      #a48fbb
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  10. Tikkurila

    1. ★ V342
      #a288b2
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Imperial Plum / 243-5
      #a58fba
      ΔE = 1.720 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Purple Statice / 242-5
      #aa85b5
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Imperial Plum 243-5
      #a58fba
      ΔE = 1.720 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. ★ Purple Statice / PPG1249-5
      #a885b5
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  13. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7344-52 Heavenly Violet
      #a888bb
      ΔE = 1.731 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  14. Sico

    1. ★ 6028-52 Heavenly Violet
      #a888bb
      ΔE = 1.731 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. 6026-52 Fantasizing
      #9e88bb
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Dignity 40RB 36/264
      #a990bd
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  16. KILZ

    1. ★ Wild Fragrance / A762
      #ab90bd
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Indulgence / A741
      #b28bb9
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 39-e3
      #a28ab1
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. ★ 39-e2
      #aa91ba
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  18. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Plum Proud
      #a38abd
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  19. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Vivaville / NP PB 1409 T
      #ad90be
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  20. Glidden

    1. ★ Purple Statice / PPG1249-5
      #a885b5
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Violet Eclipse / PPG1176-5
      #a387ac
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  21. Plascon

    1. Plush P6-E2-2
      #a48cb0
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. Dried Lavender P5-E2-2
      #a08cb0
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-R60B
      #a48ec0
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  23. Dupont

    1. CAS692
      #9e88b0
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  24. Dulux

    1. Lilac Spring 1
      #a185b7
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  25. Bristol

    1. Imperial Plum / P094-W5
      #aa8eb2
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  26. Taubmans

    1. Imperial Plum / T12 35.F4
      #aa8eb2
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Imperial Violet / T10 35B-2
      #ab90b4
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  27. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R50B
      #a992c1
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  28. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10483
      #aa91c3
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  29. Duron

    1. Brave Purple
      #a991c3
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  30. Caparol

    1. Orchidee 5
      #b088bc
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  31. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. P23 Lilac
      #a68fb1
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 30.9%

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#a78bb8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a78bb8 foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #a78bb8">…</p>

#a78bb8 background

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #a78bb8">…</p>

#a78bb8 shadow

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a78bb8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10980280
Binary
10100111, 10001011, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#a78bb8
LRV
≈ 30.1%
Closest short hex
#a8b ΔE = 1.748
RGB
rgb(167, 139, 184)
RGBA
rgba(167, 139, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.341, g: 0.284, b: 0.376
RYB
red: 0.655%, yellow: 0.545%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5796936 / 0xffa78bb8
HSL
hsl(277, 24%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(277, 24%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 277° (277.333), saturation: 24% (0.245), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 277.333, saturation: 24.457%, perceived brightness: 60.167%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 290.951, S: 31.908, L: 61.776
Cubehelix
H: -89.222, S: 0.304, L: 0.597
TSL
T: 5.450, S: 0.067, L: 0.598
CMYK
cyan: 9% (0.092), magenta: 24% (0.245), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.345), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 33.819, Y: 30.142, Z: 49.374
xyY
x: 0.298, y: 0.266, Y: 30.142
CIELab
L: 61.776, a: 19.063, b: -19.557
CIELuv
L: 61.776, u: 12.454, v: -32.528
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.776, C: 27.311, H: 314.267
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.776, C: 34.830, H: 290.951
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.902, a: 13.878, b: -14.890
CIECAM02
J: 52.482, C: 27.791, h: 307.326, Q: 142.730, M: 24.303, s: 41.264, H: 338.989
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.208, jaune: -3.636, green: -2.236
LMS
L: 29.713, M: 27.672, S: 49.066
YCbCr
Y: 147.007, Cb: 143.611, Cr: 137.097
YCgCo
Y: 157.250, Cg: -18.250, Co: 37.500
YDbDr
Y: 152.502, Db: 47.385, Dr: -27.559
YPbPr
Y: 148.204, Pb: 19.280, Pr: 11.930
xvYCC
Y: 143.281, Cb: 144.936, Cr: 138.480
YIQ
Y: 152.502, I: 2.223, Q: 19.922
YUV
Y: 152.502, U: 15.502, V: 12.720
Munsell Color System
5P 6/8 ΔE = 1.483
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 6.549

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