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#a8a8af Hex Color Code

#a8a8af Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8a8af is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a8a8af is comprised of 65.88% red, 65.88% green and 68.63% blue. In the HSL color space #a8a8af has a hue of 240° (degrees), 4% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #88888f
  2. #939399
  3. #9d9da4
  4. #a8a8af
  5. #b3b3ba
  6. #bebec5
  7. #c9c9d0

Tints and Shades

#a8a8af to white

  1. #a8a8af
  2. #b6b6bc
  3. #c4c4c9
  4. #d3d3d6
  5. #e1e1e4
  6. #f0f0f1
  7. #ffffff

#a8a8af to black

  1. #a8a8af
  2. #8a8a8f
  3. #6d6d71
  4. #515154
  5. #373739
  6. #1e1e1f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Chrysler

    1. ★ Platinum Silver
      #a8a7ae
      ΔE = 0.458 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Pewter Gray
      #a3a4a7
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  2. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Silhouette / 70BB 40/062
      #a8a8ad
      ΔE = 0.937 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #aba9b1
      ΔE = 1.010 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. Nimbus Gray
      #a0a7af
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  4. Teknos

    1. ★ PR340
      #aaa8b1
      ΔE = 1.190 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Silver
      #a6a9ae
      ΔE = 1.453 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. ★ Sheffield Firemist
      #a5abb2
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Freestyling B75-010-257
      #a4a8b0
      ΔE = 1.468 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. ★ Mischka B76-009-261
      #a5a9b2
      ΔE = 1.632 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  7. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28003
      #a8a9ad
      ΔE = 1.477 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. ★ Model Master 1781
      #abacb0
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Vineyard Point
      #aba7ad
      ΔE = 1.496 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Dolphin Grey
      #aaa9b3
      ΔE = 1.542 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. ★ Ascot Blue / 90BG 41/040
      #a5abb3
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 45/17
      #a4a4ac
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. ★ 4342
      #acacb4
      ΔE = 1.582 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  11. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7408-41 Shimmering Grey
      #a5a4aa
      ΔE = 1.553 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. ★ 7357-41 Purple Mystery
      #a8a4aa
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Stainless Steel / T143-5
      #a7a6b0
      ΔE = 1.572 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. ★ Lilac Brook / T08 98-2
      #a4a9b3
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  13. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Bethel Corner / 8249
      #a3a7af
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Heather Harmony / 8233
      #a3a1a5
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  14. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Bethel Corner
      #a3a7af
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Heather Harmony
      #a3a1a5
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  15. Berger

    1. ★ Bethel Corner / 8249
      #a3a7af
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Heather Harmony / 8233
      #a3a1a5
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  16. Behr

    1. ★ 760E-3 Gray Timber Wolf
      #a7a9ad
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. ★ Wisteria Gray FF55-2
      #a2a5ad
      ΔE = 1.743 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  17. CIL

    1. ★ Silhouette
      #a6a9b3
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  18. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Baby Seal / 0519
      #a2a6ae
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  19. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0519
      #a2a6ae
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Sleeping Beauty
      #aaaeb2
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  20. Jedynka

    1. ★ Pd 1185
      #acadb5
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  21. KILZ

    1. ★ Disco Ball / G781
      #a9a5aa
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  22. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Trinklets / NP N 1962 P
      #adadb5
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  23. Humbrol

    1. ★ 166 Light Aircraft Grey
      #a4a5a9
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  24. Sico

    1. ★ 6173-41 Old Armour
      #a2a3aa
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 6174-41 The Face of Time
      #ada8b3
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  25. Levis

    1. ★ Atl Matin E7
      #a3a7b1
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  26. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Mysterious Mauve - 6262
      #a6a3a9
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  27. Tollens

    1. ★ T2149-3
      #abadb6
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Jacinthe | EE212
      #a6a9b5
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  28. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Bethel Corner 8249
      #a4aab0
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Heather Harmony 8233
      #a5a4a7
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  29. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-g7
      #a0a4ac
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 45-g7
      #a9a3a9
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  30. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3010-R40B
      #afaab3
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3010-R50B
      #adacb7
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  31. Toyo Ink

    1. CF11042
      #aaacaf
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  32. Focoltone

    1. 5057
      #a3a3a7
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  33. Benjamin Moore

    1. Nickel / 2119-50
      #a3aab2
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Silver Spring / 2120-50
      #a4abb1
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  34. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Heather Harmony / 8233
      #a5a4a7
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Lap Of Luxury / 7184
      #aaa9b6
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  35. Brillux

    1. 48.06.15
      #a8adb6
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  36. AMC

    1. Quicksilver
      #a0a6ac
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  37. ICI Paints

    1. English Harbor 50BB 45/054
      #a7adb5
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. Violet Hill 70BB 39/046
      #9fa2a9
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  38. Kelly-Moore

    1. Maddy's Mood / KM3789-2
      #a1a7ac
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  39. Krylon

    1. Pewter Gray
      #a9aeb6
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  40. Sto

    1. 34134
      #a7a3a7
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  41. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 4205P Pebblegrey
      #a9abad
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  42. Valspar Paint

    1. Evening Twilight
      #a6acb6
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Howl at the Moon R207D
      #a4a5a7
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  43. Earthpaint

    1. 5-43-3 Damask
      #afa8b1
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  44. Mylands of London

    1. Light Grey
      #a4a9ac
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  45. Pantone / PMS

    1. Cool Gray 6 U
      #a4a6a8
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Cool Gray 6 C
      #a7a8a9
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  46. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 36375
      #a6adb4
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  47. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3005-R80B
      #a2a1a6
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  48. Tikkurila

    1. 609X
      #a3abb3
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. 9730
      #a2aab3
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  49. Bristol

    1. Lilac Time / P102-C4
      #a5abb6
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  50. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6391
      #a0a2ac
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. 6145
      #9ea3ab
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  51. Dupont

    1. CAS931
      #a4acb4
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  52. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Baby Seal / 926
      #a1a5a8
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Castlerock / 1009
      #a9aaab
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  53. California Paints

    1. DE 6361 - Baby Seal
      #a1a5a8
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. DE 6375 - Castle Kilkenny
      #a9aaab
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  54. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Ironbreaker (Metal)
      #a1a6a9
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 37.7%

Color Directory

#a8a8af HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8a8af foreground

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #a8a8af">…</p>

#a8a8af background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #a8a8af">…</p>

#a8a8af shadow

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8a8af">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11053231
Binary
10101000, 10101000, 10101111
Hexadecimal
#a8a8af
LRV
≈ 39.4%
Closest short hex
#aaa ΔE = 3.880
RGB
rgb(168, 168, 175)
RGBA
rgba(168, 168, 175, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.329, g: 0.329, b: 0.342
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.659%, blue: 0.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5723985 / 0xffa8a8af
HSL
hsl(240, 4%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 4%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 4% (0.040), value: 69% (0.686)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 4.000%, perceived brightness: 66.201%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 6.928, L: 69.058
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.055, L: 0.662
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.009, L: 0.662
CMYK
cyan: 4% (0.040), magenta: 4% (0.040), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.314)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 31% (0.314)
XYZ
X: 37.888, Y: 39.425, Z: 46.163
xyY
x: 0.307, y: 0.319, Y: 39.425
CIELab
L: 69.058, a: 1.349, b: -3.596
CIELuv
L: 69.058, u: -0.400, v: -5.543
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.058, C: 3.840, H: 290.562
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.058, C: 5.558, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.789, a: -2.174, b: 0.362
CIECAM02
J: 60.191, C: 6.229, h: 267.028, Q: 152.854, M: 5.448, s: 18.878, H: 314.811
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.100, jaune: -0.756, green: 0.152
LMS
L: 37.204, M: 40.548, S: 46.046
YCbCr
Y: 160.998, Cb: 131.073, Cr: 127.503
YCgCo
Y: 169.750, Cg: -1.750, Co: 40.250
YDbDr
Y: 168.798, Db: 9.331, Dr: 1.519
YPbPr
Y: 168.504, Pb: 3.500, Pr: -0.322
xvYCC
Y: 160.715, Cb: 131.075, Cr: 127.717
YIQ
Y: 168.798, I: -2.249, Q: 2.178
YUV
Y: 168.798, U: 3.054, V: -0.700
Munsell Color System
5P 7/1 ΔE = 3.217
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 6.986

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