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Valspar Paint Sweet Violet / #a8a5c4 Hex Color Code

#a8a5c4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8a5c4 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a8a5c4 is comprised of 65.88% red, 64.71% green and 76.86% blue. In the HSL color space #a8a5c4 has a hue of 246° (degrees), 21% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 457.84 nm.

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  1. Mount Rainier over Tacoma WA waterfront during alpenglow sunset evening
  2. Los Muertos beach in Cabo de Gata Nijar Natural Park
  3. Historical building and Yale university campus

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#a8a5c4 linear gradient to complementary #bcc0a9

  1. #a8a5c4
  2. #aca9c0
  3. #afaebb
  4. #b3b2b7
  5. #b6b7b2
  6. #b9bbae
  7. #bcc0a9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8885a3
  2. #9390ae
  3. #9d9ab9
  4. #a8a5c4
  5. #b3b0cf
  6. #bebbda
  7. #c9c6e6

Tints and Shades

#a8a5c4 to white

  1. #a8a5c4
  2. #b6b3ce
  3. #c5c2d7
  4. #d3d1e1
  5. #e2e0eb
  6. #f0f0f5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a8a5c4 to black

  1. #a8a5c4
  2. #8a87a0
  3. #6d6b7e
  4. #51505d
  5. #37363e
  6. #1f1e22
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 0.467 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Burwash
      #a09bbb
      ΔE = 3.622 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ Canyon Mist 640D-4
      #a8a4c2
      ΔE = 0.527 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Luxe Lilac N560-3
      #a7a3b2
      ΔE = 5.129 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  3. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5184T Purple Heather
      #a6a3c2
      ΔE = 0.746 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 7172T Ophelia Violet
      #b1a1c2
      ΔE = 3.691 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 103-1 C
      #a6a6c5
      ΔE = 0.850 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. 2107 U
      #98a1be
      ΔE = 4.226 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  5. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Splendeur violette
      #aba5c6
      ΔE = 1.076 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Monaco
      #a19baf
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2020-R70B
      #a4a3c4
      ΔE = 1.186 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. S 2020-R60B
      #b1a1c3
      ΔE = 3.725 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  7. General Paint

    1. ★ Frivolous / CL 2444M
      #a6a6c8
      ΔE = 1.247 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. ★ Effervescent / CL 2454M
      #ada7c8
      ΔE = 1.459 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  8. Glidden

    1. ★ Ashley's Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #aaa6c9
      ΔE = 1.386 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. Lavender Phlox
      #b1abc5
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  9. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 300 70 15
      #ada6c2
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. RAL 170-M
      #a7a8b9
      ΔE = 4.554 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  10. Duron

    1. ★ Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 1.667 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Solitude
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 4.208 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #a4a3be
      ΔE = 1.701 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. ★ 2-40-4 Grape Slush
      #a3a3c8
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  12. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Gateway To Paradise / 7168
      #a3a6c9
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Hermosa / 7167
      #9fa2c7
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  13. Beckers

    1. ★ Isglass 738 / 2215-R86B
      #afa9ca
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Hav 760 / S 2014-R91B
      #b3afd0
      ΔE = 3.890 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  14. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Forever Lilac - 9067
      #afa5c7
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Indulgent - 6969
      #9fabcf
      ΔE = 4.358 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  15. Nerolac

    1. ★ Tiffany - 2333
      #a9aac5
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Sugary Marmalade - 4201
      #b4acca
      ΔE = 3.300 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 3 320 / Viola 15
      #b0a8c4
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. 02/17
      #b0a4bc
      ΔE = 3.531 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  17. Berger

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Italian iris / 7144
      #b0a4b9
      ΔE = 4.271 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  18. KILZ

    1. Zodiac / B741
      #9fa1c1
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Bedtime Story / B751
      #9aa0c7
      ΔE = 4.103 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  19. Dupont

    1. CAS675
      #afa7cb
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. CAS683
      #afa6d2
      ΔE = 4.486 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. Royal Proclamation / 1297
      #ada3be
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Butterfly Bush / 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  21. ECOS Paints

    1. Royal Proclamation (1297)
      #ada3be
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Butterfly Bush (1282)
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  22. Scib Paints

    1. Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Gateway to paradis / 7168
      #a79fca
      ΔE = 4.272 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  23. Wattyl

    1. Pennyroyal / D66W
      #a0a6c8
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  24. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Lilac / 41C-4
      #afaccc
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Happy Hippo / KIDCC-19
      #a5adcd
      ΔE = 3.713 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  25. Benjamin Moore

    1. Central Mauve / 1412 / Heather Field / CC-970
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Crocus / 1404
      #b3abc9
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  26. Kansai Paint

    1. Grape Ice
      #a2a1c7
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Mystery
      #b3acbf
      ΔE = 4.761 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  27. Laura Ashley

    1. 2-4 Lupin
      #a8a3ba
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. 44-19 Lavender Spray
      #a8a4b5
      ΔE = 4.432 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  28. Asian Paints

    1. Lined With Lilac / 7201
      #a4a0c6
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. Orchid Bloom / 7168
      #a79ec8
      ΔE = 4.230 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  29. Tollens

    1. T2097-2
      #aba8cf
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. T2098-1
      #b4aac6
      ΔE = 3.235 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  30. ICI Paints

    1. 4250 Precocious Purple 90BB 46/132
      #aaabc4
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 4228 Fairy Dust 70BB 44/144
      #9fa8c2
      ΔE = 3.836 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  31. Valspar Paint

    1. Utterly Violet
      #b2a9c4
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Purple Grey
      #a7a6ba
      ΔE = 3.473 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  32. Kelly-Moore

    1. Royal Glimmer / KM3061-2
      #a09ec2
      ΔE = 3.020 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. Barrymore / KM3053-2
      #a2a0b5
      ΔE = 3.825 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  33. Coronado Paint

    1. 7201 - Lined With Lilacs
      #9ca0c3
      ΔE = 3.206 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. 7193 - Luster Blue
      #a0a2b5
      ΔE = 4.445 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  34. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Smoky Grape 30-23
      #a3a2b8
      ΔE = 3.236 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. Flirtation 29-8
      #9ba3c8
      ΔE = 3.674 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  35. Brillux

    1. 51.12.15
      #b0aecc
      ΔE = 3.264 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. 48.15.15
      #b5aad2
      ΔE = 4.420 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  36. Sto

    1. 34203
      #a39eb7
      ΔE = 3.269 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. 34113
      #b0a5b6
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  37. CIL

    1. Night Magic
      #ada9d1
      ΔE = 3.321 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Elevator
      #9f9ab7
      ΔE = 4.103 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  38. Taubmans

    1. Floral Flair / T08 22-3
      #9ba0c4
      ΔE = 3.509 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Hazy Shade / T59-5
      #9ca2b7
      ΔE = 4.676 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  39. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-e4
      #9fa6bf
      ΔE = 3.547 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. 37-d2
      #99a5ca
      ΔE = 4.373 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  40. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-42 Night Fever
      #a4a2cc
      ΔE = 3.551 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. 7348-42 Serenity Mauve
      #aea0cc
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  41. Focoltone

    1. 4054
      #a39cb7
      ΔE = 3.590 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 5018
      #afa4cf
      ΔE = 4.317 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  42. Sikkens

    1. V2.13.57
      #9b9dbb
      ΔE = 3.699 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. V0.15.65
      #acb3d2
      ΔE = 5.220 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  43. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R50B
      #a69fb5
      ΔE = 3.766 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R60B
      #9ca2ba
      ΔE = 4.004 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  44. Nippon Paint

    1. Repertoire / NP PB 1441 T
      #a29dc5
      ΔE = 3.884 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. Hollywood Dream / NP N 1951 P
      #b0adc0
      ΔE = 4.583 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  45. Devoe Paint

    1. Pure Orchid / 90BB 36/188
      #9c9cb8
      ΔE = 3.893 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Elevator / 10RB 35/167
      #a199b1
      ΔE = 5.048 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  46. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6303
      #b4afcb
      ΔE = 3.944 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 6357
      #959ebd
      ΔE = 4.834 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  47. Sico

    1. 6047-42 Amadeus
      #a69bb8
      ΔE = 3.961 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 6048-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 5.219 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  48. Auro

    1. Agapanthus
      #99a2c6
      ΔE = 3.966 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  49. Graham & Brown

    1. Rapunzel's Lovely Lilac
      #b7a8c7
      ΔE = 3.970 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  50. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #adb0cf
      ΔE = 3.986 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 4-43-4 Evening Sky
      #9f9cb3
      ΔE = 4.358 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  51. Dulux

    1. 90BB 36/188
      #999dbe
      ΔE = 4.013 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. 90BB 34/167
      #999bb9
      ΔE = 4.402 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  52. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Grape Gatsby / 925
      #a19abd
      ΔE = 4.068 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Sapphire Fog / 821
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 4.833 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  53. California Paints

    1. DE 5948 - Grape Gatsby
      #a19abd
      ΔE = 4.068 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 4.290 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  54. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10454
      #9ca7c3
      ΔE = 4.104 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. CF10486
      #b8a4c8
      ΔE = 4.998 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  55. Chrysler

    1. Bradenton Blue
      #98a3c4
      ΔE = 4.186 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 5.237 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  56. Disney

    1. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 4.192 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  57. Plascon

    1. North Pole P3-E2-3
      #b4a8d0
      ΔE = 4.198 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Smoke Bush P4-E2-3
      #b8a8d0
      ΔE = 5.015 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  58. Bristol

    1. Purple Mystery / P096-C5
      #b4a2c4
      ΔE = 4.245 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 4.435 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  59. Vista Paint

    1. Gateway to Paradise
      #a79fca
      ΔE = 4.272 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Purpley Puff
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 5.190 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  60. ProMarker

    1. Lilac
      #b1a1c8
      ΔE = 4.275 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  61. Resene

    1. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 4.707 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  62. Olympic

    1. Grape Arbor A44-4
      #9f9cc5
      ΔE = 4.420 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  63. Colortrend

    1. 1254
      #a69ec9
      ΔE = 4.425 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 4.960 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  64. Dutch Boy

    1. Pale Plum
      #96a0c0
      ΔE = 4.532 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 4.953 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  65. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Puturple / PPG1248-5
      #ada2ce
      ΔE = 4.562 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Lilac Time / PPG1168-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 4.800 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  66. Matthews Paint

    1. Floe Blue Met. / 25362
      #aeacbe
      ΔE = 4.601 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  67. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 4.683 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  68. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C40
      #a79dc8
      ΔE = 4.703 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Bon Vivant
      #a8aaba
      ΔE = 5.051 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  69. Little Greene

    1. Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 4.724 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  70. Porter Paints

    1. Spring Lilac / 345-4
      #b1b2cb
      ΔE = 4.886 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Easter Egg / 347-4
      #9aa9c8
      ΔE = 4.901 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  71. Pascol

    1. Purple Tulip PZ7070
      #a09ecb
      ΔE = 4.962 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  72. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #999fb5
      ΔE = 5.060 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 5.156 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  73. British Standard

    1. BS381 797 - Light violet
      #b09db9
      ΔE = 5.091 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  74. Dulux Australia

    1. Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 5.137 / LRV ≈ 34.3%

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#a8a5c4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8a5c4 foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

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<p style="color: #a8a5c4">…</p>

#a8a5c4 background

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

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<p style="background-color: #a8a5c4">…</p>

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Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

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<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8a5c4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11052484
Binary
10101000, 10100101, 11000100
Hexadecimal
#a8a5c4
LRV
≈ 39.2%
Closest short hex
#aac ΔE = 2.078
RGB
rgb(168, 165, 196)
RGBA
rgba(168, 165, 196, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.318, g: 0.312, b: 0.371
RYB
red: 65.882%, yellow: 64.706%, blue: 76.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5724732 / 0xffa8a5c4
HSL
hsl(246, 21%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(246, 21%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 246° (245.806), saturation: 16% (0.158), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 245.806, saturation: 15.816%, perceived brightness: 66.551%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 269.476, S: 30.639, L: 68.911
Cubehelix
H: -118.336, S: 0.238, L: 0.664
TSL
T: -3.189, S: 0.036, L: 0.664
CMYK
cyan: 14% (0.143), magenta: 16% (0.158), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 23% (0.231)
XYZ
X: 39.565, Y: 39.220, Z: 57.700
xyY
x: 0.290, y: 0.287, Y: 39.220
CIELab
L: 68.911, a: 7.338, b: -15.448
CIELuv
L: 68.911, u: -0.227, v: -24.762
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.911, C: 17.103, H: 295.409
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.911, C: 24.763, H: 269.476
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.626, a: 3.175, b: -10.788
CIECAM02
J: 60.036, C: 20.463, h: 280.445, Q: 152.657, M: 17.894, s: 34.237, H: 322.298
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.163, jaune: -2.796, green: -0.382
LMS
L: 36.472, M: 39.090, S: 57.394
YCbCr
Y: 161.544, Cb: 141.165, Cr: 127.116
YCoCg
Y: 173.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: 35.000
YDbDr
Y: 169.431, Db: 39.973, Dr: 2.728
YPbPr
Y: 167.871, Pb: 15.155, Pr: 0.074
xvYCC
Y: 160.172, Cb: 141.313, Cr: 128.065
YIQ
Y: 169.431, I: -8.172, Q: 10.280
YUV
Y: 169.431, U: 13.076, V: -1.255
Munsell Color System
5P 7/6 ΔE = 4.886
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 11.718

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