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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

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#a7a7be linear gradient to complementary #babca9

  1. #a7a7be
  2. #aaaabb / #aab
  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 / #fff

#a7a7be to black

  1. #a7a7be
  2. #89899b
  3. #6c6c7a
  4. #51515b
  5. #37363d
  6. #1e1e21
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

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  1. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Butterfly Bush / 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 0.923 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Royal Proclamation / 1297
      #ada3be
      ΔE = 3.341 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  2. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 0.923 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 1318
      #9d9eab
      ΔE = 5.124 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  3. 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%
  4. Scib Paints

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

    1. ★ Muted Mauve - 4217
      #a4a2b9
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Dark Skies - 4229
      #9ca4b7
      ΔE = 3.442 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  6. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 2-4 Lupin
      #a8a3ba
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. 44-19 Lavender Spray
      #a8a4b5
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Smoky Grape 30-23
      #a3a2b8
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. Delicate Tint 30-25
      #afaebd
      ΔE = 3.746 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  8. Duron

    1. ★ Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Solitude
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 3.563 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  9. Glidden

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

    1. Slight Tempo / NP PB 1468 T
      #a2a0b6
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Millenia / NP PB 1444 P
      #b3adc9
      ΔE = 3.759 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Lilac Time / PPG1168-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Spring Lilac / PPG1170-4
      #b1b3cb
      ΔE = 4.364 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  12. Brillux

    1. 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. 51.12.15
      #b0aecc
      ΔE = 3.856 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  13. Coronado Paint

    1. 7193 - Luster Blue
      #a0a2b5
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. 7225 - Purple Paradise
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 3.563 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  14. Albany Paint

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

    1. Barrymore / KM3053-2
      #a2a0b5
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Luster Blue / KM3052-2
      #b2afc2
      ΔE = 3.520 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  16. Vista Paint

    1. Lap of Luxury
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Purpley Puff
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 3.110 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  17. Berger

    1. Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Italian iris / 7144
      #b0a4b9
      ΔE = 3.765 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  18. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R60B
      #9ca2ba
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R50B
      #a69fb5
      ΔE = 3.275 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  19. Asian Paints

    1. Thunder / 7232
      #9fa7ba
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. River Blue / 9161
      #98a5c0
      ΔE = 4.166 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  20. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 3.019 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. CF10454
      #9ca7c3
      ΔE = 3.524 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  21. Earthpaint

    1. 3-42-4 Cameo Charm
      #b0a6be
      ΔE = 3.059 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #abaebf
      ΔE = 3.237 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. Dreamy / 1425
      #9ba2ba
      ΔE = 3.149 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. Crocus / 1404
      #b3abc9
      ΔE = 4.088 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  23. Caparol

    1. 75 3 320 / Viola 15
      #b0a8c4
      ΔE = 3.152 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. 02/17
      #b0a4bc
      ΔE = 3.632 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5184T Purple Heather
      #a6a3c2
      ΔE = 3.163 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 841
      #a8adbc
      ΔE = 3.711 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  25. Pantone / PMS

    1. 5295
      #b0a6ba
      ΔE = 3.287 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. 651
      #a1adc7
      ΔE = 3.779 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  26. Sto

    1. 34203
      #a39eb7
      ΔE = 3.372 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. 34222
      #b1adba
      ΔE = 4.377 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  27. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Italian Iris / 7144
      #b0a7b9
      ΔE = 3.384 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Lined With Lilacs / 7201
      #a7aecc
      ΔE = 3.767 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  28. Kansai Paint

    1. Mystery
      #b3acbf
      ΔE = 3.461 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  29. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-e3
      #a8afca
      ΔE = 3.467 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 37-e5
      #959bb4
      ΔE = 5.250 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  30. Tikkurila

    1. 4893
      #a8abb9
      ΔE = 3.512 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  31. KILZ

    1. Fortnight Lily / A862
      #a29eba
      ΔE = 3.643 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Zodiac / B741
      #9fa1c1
      ΔE = 3.867 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  32. Sikkens

    1. U1.09.60
      #9fa8b9
      ΔE = 3.674 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. U0.10.60
      #99a3b4
      ΔE = 4.588 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  33. Focoltone

    1. 4043
      #b4afc6
      ΔE = 3.675 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 4054
      #a39cb7
      ΔE = 4.301 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  34. Dulux

    1. 90BB 46/132
      #b0b1c9
      ΔE = 3.679 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. 90BB 34/167
      #999bb9
      ΔE = 5.145 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  35. Dutch Boy

    1. Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 3.699 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Wisteria Blossom
      #96a4be
      ΔE = 4.550 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  36. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R70B
      #a4a3c4
      ΔE = 3.734 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. S 2020-R80B
      #97a5c3
      ΔE = 4.709 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  37. Ford

    1. Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 3.757 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Gray
      #adabb6
      ΔE = 4.450 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  38. General Paint

    1. Frivolous / CL 2444M
      #a6a6c8
      ΔE = 3.861 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Effervescent / CL 2454M
      #ada7c8
      ΔE = 4.005 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  39. Valspar Paint

    1. Winter Amethyst
      #a79eb3
      ΔE = 3.930 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Dusky Lavender
      #b7a8c5
      ΔE = 5.144 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  40. Peintures MF

    1. Splendeur violette
      #aba5c6
      ΔE = 3.950 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Monaco
      #a19baf
      ΔE = 4.613 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  41. Levis

    1. Shady Purple A30
      #9ca5b6
      ΔE = 3.975 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Atl Matin E7
      #a3a7b1
      ΔE = 4.901 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  42. Tollens

    1. T2098-1
      #b4aac6
      ΔE = 3.975 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Jacinthe | EE212
      #a6a9b5
      ΔE = 4.050 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  43. Olympic

    1. Lilac Time C46-3
      #a2acbd
      ΔE = 4.016 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Lovely Lilac B46-3
      #a4b2c9
      ΔE = 5.083 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  44. ICI Paints

    1. Lavender Sachet 30RB 40/131
      #a89eb4
      ΔE = 4.025 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. 4229 Mesmerize 70BB 49/082
      #abb1bf
      ΔE = 4.877 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  45. Taubmans

    1. Mulberry Bush / T12 38.D10
      #afb2c6
      ΔE = 4.038 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. Lilac Brook / T08 98-2
      #a4a9b3
      ΔE = 5.000 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  46. Clark+Kensington

    1. Saint Germain / 42A-3
      #afacb9
      ΔE = 4.064 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. From the Source / 43B-4
      #ada0b7
      ΔE = 4.251 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  47. CIL

    1. Approaching Night
      #9a9fb2
      ΔE = 4.089 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Silhouette
      #a6a9b3
      ΔE = 4.741 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  48. Porter Paints

    1. Spring Lilac / 345-4
      #b1b2cb
      ΔE = 4.110 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Easter Egg / 347-4
      #9aa9c8
      ΔE = 4.791 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  49. Wattyl

    1. Pennyroyal / D66W
      #a0a6c8
      ΔE = 4.139 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  50. Chrysler

    1. Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 4.149 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Silverstone
      #a1a7b3
      ΔE = 4.549 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  51. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6303
      #b4afcb
      ΔE = 4.161 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 6391
      #a0a2ac
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  52. GM / General Motors

    1. Norfolk Gray
      #9ba9bf
      ΔE = 4.174 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  53. Dulux Australia

    1. Soft Mauve / G83
      #afaebb
      ΔE = 4.264 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  54. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-41-3 Dynasty
      #abadb9
      ΔE = 4.336 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. 5-42-3 Grey Monday
      #b2b1bd
      ΔE = 5.211 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  55. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Obi Lilac - 6556
      #b0a3b6
      ΔE = 4.352 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Solitude - 6535
      #99a7b8
      ΔE = 5.124 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  56. Devoe Paint

    1. Pure Orchid / 90BB 36/188
      #9c9cb8
      ΔE = 4.379 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Elevator / 10RB 35/167
      #a199b1
      ΔE = 5.205 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  57. Sico

    1. 6174-41 The Face of Time
      #ada8b3
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. 6172-41 Chopin
      #a9b1bf
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  58. Behr

    1. Dreamy PIC-34
      #b3b4c7
      ΔE = 4.859 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Bikerding PPKR-27
      #ada3c5
      ΔE = 4.865 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  59. Bristol

    1. Lilac Time / P102-C4
      #a5abb6
      ΔE = 4.874 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 5.196 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  60. Crayola

    1. Cadet Blue
      #a9b2c3
      ΔE = 4.877 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  61. Teknos

    1. PR340
      #aaa8b1
      ΔE = 4.948 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  62. California Paints

    1. DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 5.051 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. DE 5899 - Sapphire Fog
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 5.174 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  63. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Midnight Blush / 799
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 5.051 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Sapphire Fog / 821
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 5.174 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  64. Ralph Lauren

    1. Spring Violet / RLVM294
      #a99eae
      ΔE = 5.092 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  65. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-42 Pale Purple
      #979dbc
      ΔE = 5.131 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 7358-42 Intermezzo
      #9d9ab8
      ΔE = 5.210 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  66. Resene

    1. Mischka B76-009-261
      #a5a9b2
      ΔE = 5.207 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Rock Blue B72-025-255
      #93a2ba
      ΔE = 5.234 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  67. Dupont

    1. CAS675
      #afa7cb
      ΔE = 5.213 / LRV ≈ 41.1%

#a7a7be HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a7a7be foreground

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

#a7a7be background

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Edvard Munch
<p style="background-color: #a7a7be">…</p>

#a7a7be shadow

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Robert Hughes
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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: 65.490%, yellow: 65.490%, blue: 74.510%
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
YCoCg
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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