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Sikkens S8.16.73 / #a7cae4 Hex Color Code

#a7cae4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a7cae4 is a light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #a7cae4 is comprised of 65.49% red, 79.22% green and 89.41% blue. In the HSL color space #a7cae4 has a hue of 206° (degrees), 53% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.68 nm.

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#a7cae4 linear gradient to complementary #dec5ad

  1. #a7cae4
  2. #b2c9db
  3. #bdc8d2
  4. #c6c8c9
  5. #cec7bf
  6. #d7c6b6
  7. #dec5ad

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #81a4bd
  2. #8eb1ca
  3. #9abdd7
  4. #a7cae4
  5. #b4d7f1
  6. #c1e4ff
  7. #cef1ff

Tints and Shades

#a7cae4 to white

  1. #a7cae4
  2. #b6d3e8
  3. #c5dbed
  4. #d4e4f2
  5. #e2edf6
  6. #f1f6fa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a7cae4 to black

  1. #a7cae4
  2. #89a5ba
  3. #6c8292
  4. #51606b
  5. #374047
  6. #1f2326
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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Similar Paints

  1. CIL

    1. ★ Tranquil Blue
      #a6cae5
      ΔE = 0.339 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  2. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 47-20 Pajamas
      #a8cae5
      ΔE = 0.513 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
    2. ★ 1402 Chambray 2
      #accbdf
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #a7cae2
      ΔE = 0.746 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
    2. Light Blue
      #9dcce6
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  4. Duron

    1. ★ Vast Sky
      #a8cbe7
      ΔE = 0.839 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
    2. Something Blue
      #abd2ef
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 61.0%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ 04BB 57/189
      #a5cbe4
      ΔE = 0.898 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ S7.17.72
      #a3c8e3
      ΔE = 0.926 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. ★ S6.18.73
      #a6cde6
      ΔE = 1.358 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-e1
      #a5cae7
      ΔE = 0.994 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
    2. 31-e2
      #9ec4df
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 560A-3 Utah Sky
      #a7cde8
      ΔE = 1.096 / LRV ≈ 57.7%
    2. ★ Beautiful Fountain FF88-2
      #b2cce2
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 58.1%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Blue Blankie
      #aac9e4
      ΔE = 1.109 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
    2. Splish-Splash
      #a3c8dc
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Make a Splash / KM3140-1
      #a3c7e0
      ΔE = 1.274 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  11. Earthborn

    1. ★ Dorothy
      #a9cce9
      ΔE = 1.352 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Ice Flow B2-C2-3
      #a0c8e4
      ΔE = 1.401 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
    2. Snowshow B3-A2-2
      #a4d0f0
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 59.3%
  13. Olympic

    1. ★ Spa B51-2
      #abcee7
      ΔE = 1.463 / LRV ≈ 58.6%
    2. Sweet Dreams A52-3
      #98cae7
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
  14. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Lullaby / NP PB 1550 P
      #a7cae0
      ΔE = 1.502 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
    2. ★ Blue Signature / NP PB 1531 P
      #a4cee6
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 57.7%
  15. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7328-31 Cobalt Enamel
      #a7c8de
      ΔE = 1.525 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
  16. Glidden

    1. ★ Windsor Way / PPG1239-3
      #9fc9e4
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
    2. ★ Tiny Brook Blue / 90BG 57/143
      #afc9df
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Windsor Way / PPG1239-3
      #9fc9e4
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
    2. Baby Bunting / PPG1243-3
      #abcaea
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
  18. General Paint

    1. ★ Peri Glacial / CL 2282W
      #9fcae7
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
    2. Indifferent Plumbing / CL 2243W
      #9acbe7
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
  19. Colortrend

    1. ★ Larkspur
      #aecde4
      ΔE = 1.657 / LRV ≈ 58.3%
    2. ★ 0637
      #abd0ec
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 59.8%
  20. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Sea Cliff / A354
      #a5c9df
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
    2. Mr Frosty / A357
      #a3c7db
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  21. AMC

    1. ★ Powder Blue
      #9fc7e1
      ΔE = 1.757 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  22. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.15.12
      #a2cbe3
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
    2. ★ 60.18.12
      #accae7
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
  23. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Windsor Way / 250-3
      #9ec8e5
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
    2. ★ Spring Waterfall / 251-3
      #a9cee4
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  24. Resene

    1. ★ Splat B84-042-243
      #a5ceec
      ΔE = 1.884 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10423
      #a6c6dc
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  26. Ford

    1. ★ Biltmore Blue
      #a2c5e1
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
    2. Desert Sky Blue
      #9acae7
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Palatial Skies / 800
      #a6c9de
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
  28. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / FS094
      #a2ceea
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / S 1030-R90B
      #a5cfe9
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 58.5%
  29. Caran d'Ache

    1. ★ 661 Light Cobalt Blue
      #a1c9e9
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
  30. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7221P Corner Cupboard
      #a2c4de
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
    2. 7231P Parlor Blue
      #9ac8e1
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
  31. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Clear Blue Sky / 36C-3
      #9dc7e1
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
    2. ★ Baby's Lullaby / KIDCC-15
      #acd0eb
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 59.9%
  32. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Scuba Blue 7273
      #acc6df
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 54.5%
    2. Blissful Blue 7297
      #a5c5da
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  33. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Scuba Blue / 7273
      #acc6df
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 54.5%
    2. Blissful Blue / 7297
      #a5c5da
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  34. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7274 - By The Bay
      #aec7df
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
    2. 7330 - Young Bay Blue
      #a4d1ea
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
  35. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Always Blue 10BB 58/149
      #aac6db
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Tranquil Blue 04BB 57/189
      #9cc6e0
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  36. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Marzena Dream / 0637
      #abd0ec
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 59.8%
  37. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1020-R90B
      #b0cfe9
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 59.7%
  38. Taubmans

    1. Celtic Blue / T69-3
      #a3c8dd
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
    2. Fantasy Blue / T12 40.C5
      #a3c7dc
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
  39. Valspar Paint

    1. Ice Sculpture
      #a1c7dd
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
    2. Hydrangea Blue R175E
      #9ccae3
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  40. Bristol

    1. Fantasy Blue / P109-C3
      #a3c7dc
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
  41. Jotun

    1. 4165 / Spa
      #a6c4e0
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
    2. 4325 / Fontene
      #9fc6dc
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  42. Devoe Paint

    1. Tranquil Blue / 04BB 57/189
      #a9cadd
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
  43. Albany Paint

    1. Celeste
      #a2cadf
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
  44. Berger

    1. Young Boy Blue / 7330
      #abd1ee
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
    2. Quiet Refuge / 7306
      #aec6da
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  45. Vista Paint

    1. Young Boy Blue
      #abd1ee
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
    2. Quiet Refuge
      #aec6da
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  46. Scib Paints

    1. Young Boy Blue / 7330
      #abd1ee
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
    2. Quiet Refuge / 7306
      #aec6da
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  47. Earthpaint

    1. 1-35-3 Blue Angel
      #9cc4df
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  48. Pantone / PMS

    1. 291 C
      #9bcbeb
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
    2. 291 XGC
      #99c7e5
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
  49. Peintures MF

    1. Coton bleu
      #b2cee2
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 59.1%
    2. Eaux magiques
      #b0d0e5
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 60.0%
  50. KILZ

    1. Calico Blue / C841
      #a6cee3
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
    2. Alaskan Sky / C851
      #a1cee5
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 57.4%
  51. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C20
      #b3cade
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 57.1%
  52. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Kitten's Yarn 26-6
      #accbdd
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 56.7%
  53. Crown Paint

    1. Blue Light
      #b2c8e0
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
  54. Sto

    1. 35105
      #b2d0eb
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 60.6%
    2. 35205
      #afd1e7
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 60.5%
  55. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-36-3 Blue Buff
      #b1cbdd
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
  56. Caparol

    1. Iris 7
      #a4cce0
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 56.5%
    2. 31S 4 / Str-Putz Kob.bl.31S 4
      #a4c4d8
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  57. California Paints

    1. DE 5877 - Afternoon Sky
      #b0c6df
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  58. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Afternoon Sky / 1092
      #b0c6df
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 54.9%

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#a7cae4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a7cae4 foreground

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #a7cae4">…</p>

#a7cae4 background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #a7cae4">…</p>

#a7cae4 shadow

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a7cae4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10996452
Binary
10100111, 11001010, 11100100
Hexadecimal
#a7cae4
LRV
≈ 56.1%
Closest short hex
#9ce ΔE = 2.907
RGB
rgb(167, 202, 228)
RGBA
rgba(167, 202, 228, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.280, g: 0.338, b: 0.382
RYB
red: 65.490%, yellow: 74.212%, blue: 89.412%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5780764 / 0xffa7cae4
HSL
hsl(206, 53%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 53%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (205.574), saturation: 27% (0.268), value: 89% (0.894)
HSP
hue: 205.574, saturation: 26.754%, perceived brightness: 76.663%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 233.383, S: 51.636, L: 79.646
Cubehelix
H: -159.239, S: 0.476, L: 0.762
TSL
T: -2.071, S: 0.072, L: 0.763
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.268), magenta: 11% (0.114), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.106)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.345), magenta: 21% (0.208), yellow: 11% (0.106)
XYZ
X: 51.056, Y: 56.056, Z: 81.514
xyY
x: 0.271, y: 0.297, Y: 56.056
CIELab
L: 79.646, a: -5.816, b: -16.695
CIELuv
L: 79.646, u: -18.775, v: -25.265
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 79.646, C: 17.679, H: 250.794
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 79.646, C: 31.477, H: 233.383
Hunter-Lab
L: 74.871, a: -9.299, b: -12.141
CIECAM02
J: 72.173, C: 26.780, h: 236.421, Q: 167.378, M: 23.419, s: 37.405, H: 298.736
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.141, jaune: -2.883, green: 1.866
LMS
L: 48.258, M: 59.729, S: 81.076
YCbCr
Y: 183.071, Cb: 144.594, Cr: 110.789
YCgCo
Y: 199.750, Cg: 2.250, Co: 26.500
YDbDr
Y: 194.499, Db: 50.408, Dr: 52.297
YPbPr
Y: 196.417, Pb: 17.025, Pr: -18.696
xvYCC
Y: 184.688, Cb: 142.955, Cr: 111.577
YIQ
Y: 194.499, I: -29.203, Q: 0.689
YUV
Y: 194.499, U: 16.488, V: -24.125
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 8/4 ΔE = 4.497
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 5.020

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