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#a7aec9 Hex Color Code

#a7aec9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a7aec9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a7aec9 is comprised of 65.49% red, 68.24% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #a7aec9 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 24% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.18 nm.

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#a7aec9 linear gradient to complementary #c4c1ac

  1. #a7aec9
  2. #acb1c4
  3. #b2b4bf
  4. #b6b7bb
  5. #bbbbb6
  6. #c0beb1
  7. #c4c1ac

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #868da7
  2. #9198b2
  3. #9ca3bd
  4. #a7aec9
  5. #b2b9d5
  6. #bec5e0
  7. #c9d0ec

Tints and Shades

#a7aec9 to white

  1. #a7aec9
  2. #b5bbd2
  3. #c4c8db
  4. #d3d6e4
  5. #e1e3ed
  6. #f0f1f6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a7aec9 to black

  1. #a7aec9
  2. #898fa4
  3. #6c7081
  4. #51545f
  5. #373840
  6. #1e1f23
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e3
      #a8afca
      ΔE = 0.370 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 0.582 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 2223
      #a8b0cc
      ΔE = 0.795 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 2322
      #a8b4d0
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  4. Glidden

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac / PPG1167-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 0.857 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Spring Lilac / PPG1170-4
      #b1b3cb
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac / PPG1167-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 0.857 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Lilac Time / PPG1168-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 44/144
      #a8b0c9
      ΔE = 0.989 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 90BB 46/132
      #b0b1c9
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lined With Lilacs / 7201
      #a7aecc
      ΔE = 1.003 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. ★ Purple Paradise / 7225
      #a3afc8
      ΔE = 1.668 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 620C-3 Purple Surf
      #abb0c9
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Sweet William FF60-1
      #9fadc6
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  9. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Stunning / 39B-4
      #a4aecc
      ΔE = 1.187 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. ★ Happy Hippo / KIDCC-19
      #a5adcd
      ΔE = 1.677 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  10. Chrysler

    1. ★ Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 1.296 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  11. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 1.348 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  12. Resene

    1. ★ Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 1.350 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  13. General Paint

    1. ★ Purpura / CL 2414M
      #a5aac5
      ΔE = 1.449 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Dried Lavender
      #acaec9
      ΔE = 1.463 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Precious Stone
      #abb0c4
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Freesia / 1432
      #a8b2cd
      ΔE = 1.510 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Enchanted / 2070-50
      #b0b0cc
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  16. Sikkens

    1. ★ U6.11.65
      #aab2cb
      ΔE = 1.560 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. V0.15.65
      #acb3d2
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 536
      #abb0c7
      ΔE = 1.574 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. ★ 651
      #a1adc7
      ΔE = 1.674 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  18. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4250 Precocious Purple 90BB 46/132
      #aaabc4
      ΔE = 1.892 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. New Age Blue 70BB 43/127
      #a0a8bf
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-3 Light Grape
      #abb3d0
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  20. Beckers

    1. ★ Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  21. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #adb0cf
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  22. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Faded Memories / NP PB 1473 P
      #aeaec6
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Blue Star 28-7
      #a2aec5
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Gracie's Room 28-6
      #a4b1d3
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  24. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6111
      #a0adc5
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. 6309
      #a1abcd
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  25. Porter Paints

    1. Innuendo / 447-4
      #a5afc4
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Spring Lilac / 345-4
      #b1b2cb
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  26. Brillux

    1. 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. 51.12.15
      #b0aecc
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  27. Devoe Paint

    1. Fairy Dust / 70BB 44/144
      #acafc3
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Ashley's Heather
      #a5a7c6
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  28. Duron

    1. Aleutian
      #a3b2d1
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  29. Taubmans

    1. Old Mystic / T59-4
      #b0b1c7
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Mulberry Bush / T12 38.D10
      #afb2c6
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  30. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  31. Dutch Boy

    1. Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  32. Olympic

    1. Lovely Lilac B46-3
      #a4b2c9
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  33. Peintures MF

    1. Mertensia de Virgini
      #a6aacc
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  34. Coronado Paint

    1. 7169 - Lilac Lake
      #b2b1cb
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  35. Disney

    1. 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  36. Laura Ashley

    1. 3-4 Forget Me Not
      #a3b2c9
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  37. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 46.8%

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#a7aec9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a7aec9 foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #a7aec9">…</p>

#a7aec9 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #a7aec9">…</p>

#a7aec9 shadow

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a7aec9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10989257
Binary
10100111, 10101110, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#a7aec9
LRV
≈ 42.7%
Closest short hex
#aac ΔE = 3.097
RGB
rgb(167, 174, 201)
RGBA
rgba(167, 174, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.308, g: 0.321, b: 0.371
RYB
red: 65.490%, yellow: 67.767%, blue: 78.824%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5787959 / 0xffa7aec9
HSL
hsl(228, 24%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 24%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.647), saturation: 17% (0.169), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 227.647, saturation: 16.915%, perceived brightness: 68.730%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.050, S: 31.211, L: 71.354
Cubehelix
H: -134.034, S: 0.248, L: 0.686
TSL
T: -2.430, S: 0.038, L: 0.686
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.169), magenta: 13% (0.134), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.345), magenta: 32% (0.318), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 41.613, Y: 42.704, Z: 61.297
xyY
x: 0.286, y: 0.293, Y: 42.704
CIELab
L: 71.354, a: 3.139, b: -14.532
CIELuv
L: 71.354, u: -5.239, v: -22.785
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.354, C: 14.867, H: 282.189
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.354, C: 23.380, H: 257.050
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.348, a: -0.694, b: -9.871
CIECAM02
J: 62.690, C: 19.835, h: 264.664, Q: 155.995, M: 17.346, s: 33.346, H: 313.543
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.151, jaune: -2.598, green: 0.284
LMS
L: 38.885, M: 43.585, S: 60.985
YCbCr
Y: 166.313, Cb: 140.889, Cr: 123.010
YCgCo
Y: 179.000, Cg: -5.000, Co: 33.250
YDbDr
Y: 174.985, Db: 39.141, Dr: 15.190
YPbPr
Y: 174.453, Pb: 14.305, Pr: -4.742
xvYCC
Y: 165.824, Cb: 140.566, Cr: 123.834
YIQ
Y: 174.985, I: -12.844, Q: 6.920
YUV
Y: 174.985, U: 12.804, V: -7.005
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 2.840
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.750

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