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#a8a1eb Hex Color Code

#a8a1eb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8a1eb is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a8a1eb is comprised of 65.88% red, 63.14% green and 92.16% blue. In the HSL color space #a8a1eb has a hue of 246° (degrees), 65% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 459.01 nm.

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#a8a1eb linear gradient to complementary #d0d9b3

  1. #a8a1eb
  2. #b1aae2
  3. #b8b3d9
  4. #bfbdd0
  5. #c5c6c6
  6. #cbd0bd
  7. #d0d9b3

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8781c9
  2. #928cd4
  3. #9d96df
  4. #a8a1eb
  5. #b3acf7
  6. #bfb7ff
  7. #cac2ff

Tones

  1. #a8a1eb
  2. #aea7e5
  3. #b4addf
  4. #b9b3d9
  5. #bdbad3
  6. #c2c0cc
  7. #c6c6c6

Tints and Shades

#a8a1eb to white

  1. #a8a1eb
  2. #b7b0ef
  3. #c6bff2
  4. #d5cff5
  5. #e3dff9
  6. #f1effc
  7. #ffffff

#a8a1eb to black

  1. #a8a1eb
  2. #8a84c0
  3. #6d6896
  4. #514e6e
  5. #373549
  6. #1f1e27
  7. #000000

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  1. Caparol

    1. 2263
      #aca4f8
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. 80 11 300 / Amethyst 115
      #b4a0e4
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 935 U
      #b29ee7
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. 2705 C
      #a7a4e0
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  4. Plascon

    1. Luna Light B7-C2-2
      #a0a0e0
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 38.0%

#a8a1eb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8a1eb foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #a8a1eb">…</p>

#a8a1eb background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #a8a1eb">…</p>

#a8a1eb shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8a1eb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11051499
Binary
10101000, 10100001, 11101011
Hexadecimal
#a8a1eb
LRV
≈ 39.8%
Closest short hex
#a9e ΔE = 3.212
RGB
rgb(168, 161, 235)
RGBA
rgba(168, 161, 235, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.298, g: 0.285, b: 0.417
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.631%, blue: 0.922%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5725717 / 0xffa8a1eb
HSL
hsl(246, 65%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(246, 65%, 78%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 246° (245.676), saturation: 31% (0.315), value: 92% (0.922)
HSP
hue: 245.676, saturation: 31.489%, perceived brightness: 67.867%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 268.932, S: 75.899, L: 69.335
Cubehelix
H: -118.446, S: 0.575, L: 0.672
TSL
T: -3.183, S: 0.080, L: 0.673
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.285), magenta: 31% (0.315), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 8% (0.078)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 37% (0.369), yellow: 8% (0.078)
XYZ
X: 43.885, Y: 39.812, Z: 83.953
xyY
x: 0.262, y: 0.237, Y: 39.812
CIELab
L: 69.335, a: 18.627, b: -36.266
CIELuv
L: 69.335, u: -1.127, v: -60.447
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.335, C: 40.770, H: 297.187
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.335, C: 60.458, H: 268.932
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.097, a: 13.731, b: -34.721
CIECAM02
J: 60.461, C: 41.759, h: 280.430, Q: 153.196, M: 36.517, s: 48.823, H: 322.290
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.275, jaune: -6.496, green: -1.079
LMS
L: 35.628, M: 37.215, S: 83.233
YCbCr
Y: 163.350, Cb: 159.450, Cr: 125.819
YCgCo
Y: 181.250, Cg: -20.250, Co: 25.250
YDbDr
Y: 171.529, Db: 95.492, Dr: 6.727
YPbPr
Y: 167.819, Pb: 36.195, Pr: 0.096
xvYCC
Y: 160.127, Cb: 159.795, Cr: 128.084
YIQ
Y: 171.529, I: -19.603, Q: 24.504
YUV
Y: 171.529, U: 31.236, V: -3.096
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 6.453
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 9.233

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