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Benjamin Moore Central Mauve / 1412 / #a7a7be Hex Color Code

#a7a7be Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a7a7be is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a7a7be is comprised of 65.49% red, 65.49% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #a7a7be has a hue of 240° (degrees), 15% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#a7a7be linear gradient to complementary #babca9

  1. #a7a7be
  2. #aaaabb
  3. #aeaeb7
  4. #b1b1b4
  5. #b4b5b0
  6. #b7b8ad
  7. #babca9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #87879d
  2. #9292a8
  3. #9c9cb3
  4. #a7a7be
  5. #b2b2c9
  6. #bdbdd4
  7. #c8c8e0

Tints and Shades

#a7a7be to white

  1. #a7a7be
  2. #b5b5c9
  3. #c4c4d3
  4. #d2d2de
  5. #e1e1e9
  6. #f0f0f4
  7. #ffffff

#a7a7be to black

  1. #a7a7be
  2. #89899b
  3. #6c6c7a
  4. #51515b
  5. #37363d
  6. #1e1e21
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Ashley's Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #a8a7bf
      ΔE = 0.480 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Ashley's Heather
      #a5a7c6
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  2. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 0.923 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  3. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Butterfly Bush / 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 0.923 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purple Grey
      #a7a6ba
      ΔE = 1.144 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Dried Lavender
      #acaec9
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  5. Beckers

    1. ★ Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 1.229 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. ★ Vattenfall 781 / S 2908-B05G
      #a7a8ba
      ΔE = 1.804 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  6. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Luster Blue
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 1.265 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Purple Paradise
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  7. Berger

    1. ★ Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 1.265 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  8. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 1.265 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6351
      #a9a5bc
      ΔE = 1.281 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  10. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10711
      #aca9c0
      ΔE = 1.329 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  11. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 2-4 Lupin
      #a8a3ba
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. ★ 2-9 Dusty Lilac 2
      #a6a3b6
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Smoky Grape 30-23
      #a3a2b8
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #a4a3be
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #adaaba
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 105-10 U
      #a1a5c0
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. 2107 CP
      #9ea3b7
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  15. Duron

    1. ★ Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  16. General Paint

    1. ★ Purpura / CL 2414M
      #a5aac5
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  17. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Grounded / 40B-4
      #a0a5c0
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Silver Rose / 40A-3
      #a0a0b6
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e4
      #9fa6bf
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  19. Dulux

    1. 90BB 41/168
      #a4a8c5
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. New Age Blue 70BB 43/127
      #a0a8bf
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. 4228 Fairy Dust 70BB 44/144
      #9fa8c2
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  21. Glidden

    1. Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Lilac Time / PPG1168-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  22. Nippon Paint

    1. Slight Tempo / NP PB 1468 T
      #a2a0b6
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Solitaire / NP PB 1466 P
      #a8a4b5
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  23. Porter Paints

    1. Lilac Time / 446-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  24. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Lilac Time / PPG1168-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  25. Brillux

    1. 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. 7193 - Luster Blue
      #a0a2b5
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  27. Albany Paint

    1. Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  28. Kelly-Moore

    1. Barrymore / KM3053-2
      #a2a0b5
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  29. Taubmans

    1. New Hope / T58-4
      #adaec7
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Appaloosa Grey / T144-5
      #9ea4b7
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  30. Levis

    1. Bon Vivant
      #a8aaba
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  31. Caparol

    1. 75 2 246 / Venato 45
      #a0a8bc
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. 75 0 0 / Granit 45
      #acacbc
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  32. Peintures MF

    1. Chardon écossais
      #a6a6c5
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  33. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R60B
      #9ca2ba
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  34. Behr

    1. 650E-3 Plum Blossom
      #a9a2b5
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 37.6%

#a7a7be HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a7a7be foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #a7a7be">…</p>

#a7a7be background

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #a7a7be">…</p>

#a7a7be shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a7a7be">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10987454
Binary
10100111, 10100111, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#a7a7be
LRV
≈ 39.6%
Closest short hex
#aab ΔE = 2.522
RGB
rgb(167, 167, 190)
RGBA
rgba(167, 167, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.319, g: 0.319, b: 0.363
RYB
red: 0.655%, yellow: 0.655%, blue: 0.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5789762 / 0xffa7a7be
HSL
hsl(240, 15%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 15%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 12% (0.121), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 12.105%, perceived brightness: 66.580%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 23.261, L: 69.162
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.183, L: 0.665
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.028, L: 0.665
CMYK
cyan: 12% (0.121), magenta: 12% (0.121), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.345), magenta: 35% (0.345), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 39.047, Y: 39.570, Z: 54.286
xyY
x: 0.294, y: 0.298, Y: 39.570
CIELab
L: 69.162, a: 4.617, b: -11.757
CIELuv
L: 69.162, u: -1.338, v: -18.548
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.162, C: 12.631, H: 291.439
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.162, C: 18.596, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.905, a: 0.718, b: -7.133
CIECAM02
J: 60.283, C: 16.269, h: 275.187, Q: 152.970, M: 14.227, s: 30.496, H: 319.303
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.142, jaune: -2.146, green: -0.088
LMS
L: 36.797, M: 40.028, S: 54.040
YCbCr
Y: 161.707, Cb: 138.097, Cr: 126.367
YCgCo
Y: 172.750, Cg: -5.750, Co: 36.000
YDbDr
Y: 169.622, Db: 30.659, Dr: 4.991
YPbPr
Y: 168.656, Pb: 11.500, Pr: -1.058
xvYCC
Y: 160.846, Cb: 138.102, Cr: 127.071
YIQ
Y: 169.622, I: -7.389, Q: 7.156
YUV
Y: 169.622, U: 10.030, V: -2.300
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 4.697
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 11.799

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