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#a8a6bb Hex Color Code

#a8a6bb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8a6bb is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a8a6bb is comprised of 65.88% red, 65.1% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #a8a6bb has a hue of 246° (degrees), 13% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 457.7 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#a8a6bb linear gradient to complementary #b7b9a8

  1. #a8a6bb
  2. #aba9b8
  3. #adacb5
  4. #b0afb2
  5. #b2b3ae
  6. #b5b6ab
  7. #b7b9a8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #88869b
  2. #9391a5
  3. #9d9bb0
  4. #a8a6bb
  5. #b3b1c6
  6. #bebcd1
  7. #c9c7dc

Tints and Shades

#a8a6bb to white

  1. #a8a6bb
  2. #b6b4c6
  3. #c4c3d1
  4. #d3d2dd
  5. #e1e1e8
  6. #f0f0f3
  7. #ffffff

#a8a6bb to black

  1. #a8a6bb
  2. #8a8899
  3. #6d6b78
  4. #515059
  5. #37363c
  6. #1e1e21
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purple Grey
      #a7a6ba
      ΔE = 0.488 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Lavender Lake
      #b2a9bc
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  2. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Butterfly Bush / 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 0.504 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  3. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 0.504 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6351
      #a9a5bc
      ΔE = 0.960 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  5. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Central Mauve / 1412
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 0.971 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  6. Berger

    1. ★ Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 1.003 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. ★ Lap of Luxury / 7184
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  7. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 1.003 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. ★ Lap of Luxury / 7184
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  8. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Luster Blue
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 1.003 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. ★ Lap of Luxury
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  9. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Ashley's Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #a8a7bf
      ΔE = 1.178 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 101-9 U
      #aaa4b9
      ΔE = 1.306 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. ★ P 101-2 U
      #a5a0b7
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  11. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 2-4 Lupin
      #a8a3ba
      ΔE = 1.433 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. ★ 44-19 Lavender Spray
      #a8a4b5
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10711
      #aca9c0
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  13. Beckers

    1. ★ Vattenfall 781 / S 2908-B05G
      #a7a8ba
      ΔE = 1.511 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. ★ Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  14. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Smoky Grape 30-23
      #a3a2b8
      ΔE = 1.620 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  15. Behr

    1. ★ 650E-3 Plum Blossom
      #a9a2b5
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Lilac Bloom ICC-98
      #a9a4b3
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  16. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Barrymore / KM3053-2
      #a2a0b5
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  17. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Slight Tempo / NP PB 1468 T
      #a2a0b6
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Hollywood Dream / NP N 1951 P
      #b0adc0
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  18. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7144 - Italian Iris
      #aaa2b5
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. 7184 - Lap Of Luxury
      #a4a3b1
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #adaaba
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. 3-42-4 Cameo Charm
      #b0a6be
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. 4250 Precocious Purple 90BB 46/132
      #aaabc4
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  21. Levis

    1. Bon Vivant
      #a8aaba
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  22. General Paint

    1. Baalbek / CL 2404M
      #a0a0b3
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Harmony / CL 2474M
      #aaa0b6
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  23. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Italian Iris / 7144
      #b0a7b9
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  24. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R50B
      #a69fb5
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  25. Caparol

    1. 75 0 0 / Granit 45
      #acacbc
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  26. Duron

    1. Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  27. Peintures MF

    1. Tambour métal
      #9f9fb5
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  28. Brillux

    1. 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  29. Taubmans

    1. Appaloosa Grey / T144-5
      #9ea4b7
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 37.2%

#a8a6bb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8a6bb foreground

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #a8a6bb">…</p>

#a8a6bb background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #a8a6bb">…</p>

#a8a6bb shadow

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8a6bb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11052731
Binary
10101000, 10100110, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#a8a6bb
LRV
≈ 39.2%
Closest short hex
#aab ΔE = 2.095
RGB
rgb(168, 166, 187)
RGBA
rgba(168, 166, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.322, g: 0.319, b: 0.359
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.651%, blue: 0.733%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5724485 / 0xffa8a6bb
HSL
hsl(246, 13%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(246, 13%, 69%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 246° (245.714), saturation: 11% (0.112), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 245.714, saturation: 11.230%, perceived brightness: 66.321%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 269.540, S: 20.556, L: 68.885
Cubehelix
H: -118.414, S: 0.161, L: 0.662
TSL
T: -3.185, S: 0.025, L: 0.663
CMYK
cyan: 10% (0.102), magenta: 11% (0.112), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 38.752, Y: 39.185, Z: 52.526
xyY
x: 0.297, y: 0.300, Y: 39.185
CIELab
L: 68.885, a: 4.874, b: -10.503
CIELuv
L: 68.885, u: -0.134, v: -16.629
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.885, C: 11.579, H: 294.896
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.885, C: 16.629, H: 269.540
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.598, a: 0.958, b: -5.932
CIECAM02
J: 60.008, C: 14.776, h: 279.235, Q: 152.622, M: 12.921, s: 29.097, H: 321.602
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.137, jaune: -1.939, green: -0.183
LMS
L: 36.701, M: 39.571, S: 52.303
YCbCr
Y: 161.166, Cb: 136.923, Cr: 127.387
YCgCo
Y: 171.750, Cg: -5.750, Co: 37.250
YDbDr
Y: 168.992, Db: 27.093, Dr: 1.891
YPbPr
Y: 167.938, Pb: 10.270, Pr: 0.034
xvYCC
Y: 160.229, Cb: 137.021, Cr: 128.030
YIQ
Y: 168.992, I: -5.555, Q: 6.957
YUV
Y: 168.992, U: 8.863, V: -0.870
Munsell Color System
5P 7/4 ΔE = 4.823
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 12.208

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