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#a8a8bc Hex Color Code

#a8a8bc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8a8bc is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a8a8bc is comprised of 65.88% red, 65.88% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #a8a8bc has a hue of 240° (degrees), 13% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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#a8a8bc linear gradient to complementary #b9baaa

  1. #a8a8bc
  2. #ababb9
  3. #aeaeb6
  4. #b1b1b3
  5. #b4b4b0
  6. #b6b7ad
  7. #b9baaa

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #88889b
  2. #9293a6
  3. #9d9db1
  4. #a8a8bc
  5. #b3b3c7
  6. #bebed2
  7. #c9c9de

Tints and Shades

#a8a8bc to white

  1. #a8a8bc
  2. #b6b6c7
  3. #c4c4d2
  4. #d3d3dd
  5. #e1e1e8
  6. #f0f0f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a8a8bc to black

  1. #a8a8bc
  2. #8a8a9a
  3. #6d6d79
  4. #51515a
  5. #37373c
  6. #1e1e21
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purple Grey
      #a7a6ba
      ΔE = 0.736 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. A Stitch in Time X85R181D
      #b2b2c5
      ΔE = 3.698 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  2. Beckers

    1. ★ Vattenfall 781 / S 2908-B05G
      #a7a8ba
      ΔE = 0.822 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Malva 719 / S 2511-R65B
      #b4aabc
      ΔE = 3.564 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Central Mauve / 1412 / Heather Field / CC-970
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 1.145 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Crocus / 1404
      #b3abc9
      ΔE = 4.807 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  4. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Butterfly Bush / 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 1.337 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Dusky Mood / 1318
      #9d9eab
      ΔE = 4.774 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  5. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Floe Blue Met. / 25362
      #aeacbe
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. Gelee Blue Met. / 22078
      #a29faf
      ΔE = 3.666 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Purpley Puff / 7232
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  7. Berger

    1. ★ Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Purpley Puff / 7232
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  8. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 2-9 Dusty Lilac 2
      #a6a3b6
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. 1603 Lilac 3
      #b2adcb
      ΔE = 4.682 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  9. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Lap of Luxury
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Purpley Puff
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #adaaba
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #a4a3be
      ΔE = 3.079 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  11. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Solitaire / NP PB 1466 P
      #a8a4b5
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Millenia / NP PB 1444 P
      #b3adc9
      ΔE = 4.267 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Lilac Time / 446-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Lovely Lilac / 346-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 4.506 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lilac Time / PPG1168-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Spring Lilac / PPG1170-4
      #b1b3cb
      ΔE = 4.297 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ Plum Blossom 650E-3
      #afa8bc
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Charm PPU16-12
      #a89db0
      ΔE = 4.770 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  15. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Smoky Grape 30-23
      #a3a2b8
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. Delicate Tint 30-25
      #afaebd
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  16. Brillux

    1. 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. 57.09.15
      #a1adbb
      ΔE = 4.653 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  17. Tikkurila

    1. 4893
      #a8abb9
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. 9730
      #a2aab3
      ΔE = 5.112 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  18. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Lap Of Luxury / 7184
      #aaa9b6
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Italian Iris / 7144
      #b0a7b9
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  19. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 841
      #a8adbc
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 5182T Crushed Heather
      #9d9eb7
      ΔE = 4.148 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  20. Kelly-Moore

    1. Barrymore / KM3053-2
      #a2a0b5
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Luster Blue / KM3052-2
      #b2afc2
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  21. General Paint

    1. Purpura / CL 2414M
      #a5aac5
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Frivolous / CL 2444M
      #a6a6c8
      ΔE = 5.172 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  22. Coronado Paint

    1. 7184 - Lap Of Luxury
      #a4a3b1
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. 7232 - Purpley Puff
      #98a4b4
      ΔE = 4.843 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  23. Kansai Paint

    1. Mystery
      #b3acbf
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  24. Pantone / PMS

    1. 5295
      #b0a6ba
      ΔE = 3.110 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. 651
      #a1adc7
      ΔE = 4.105 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  25. Clark+Kensington

    1. Saint Germain / 42A-3
      #afacb9
      ΔE = 3.147 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. From the Source / 43B-4
      #ada0b7
      ΔE = 4.533 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  26. Tollens

    1. Jacinthe | EE212
      #a6a9b5
      ΔE = 3.160 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. T2098-1
      #b4aac6
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  27. Crown Diamond

    1. 7356-41 Archduchess
      #a5a8b4
      ΔE = 3.190 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. 7358-31 Tempo Guisto
      #b6b3ca
      ΔE = 4.600 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  28. Duron

    1. Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 3.261 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Solitude
      #9aa4bf
      ΔE = 4.274 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  29. Nerolac

    1. Dark Skies - 4229
      #9ca4b7
      ΔE = 3.289 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Cloudy Day - 4228
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 4.830 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  30. Glidden

    1. Lavender Phlox
      #b1abc5
      ΔE = 3.341 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 3.499 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  31. Dulux Australia

    1. Soft Mauve / G83
      #afaebb
      ΔE = 3.350 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Mauve Grey / G82
      #9faab7
      ΔE = 4.585 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  32. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-41-3 Dynasty
      #abadb9
      ΔE = 3.398 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. 5-42-3 Grey Monday
      #b2b1bd
      ΔE = 4.361 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  33. Peintures MF

    1. Tambour métal
      #9f9fb5
      ΔE = 3.402 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Vol de nuit
      #98a1b4
      ΔE = 4.355 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  34. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R60B
      #9ca2ba
      ΔE = 3.439 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3010-R50B
      #adacb7
      ΔE = 3.575 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  35. Olympic

    1. Lilac Time C46-3
      #a2acbd
      ΔE = 3.440 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Cloudberry C43-3
      #b6b3c0
      ΔE = 4.958 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  36. Dutch Boy

    1. Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 3.457 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Wisteria Blossom
      #96a4be
      ΔE = 5.040 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  37. Sto

    1. 34222
      #b1adba
      ΔE = 3.503 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 34203
      #a39eb7
      ΔE = 4.038 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  38. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 3.503 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. CF10454
      #9ca7c3
      ΔE = 4.270 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  39. Focoltone

    1. 4043
      #b4afc6
      ΔE = 3.588 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 4054
      #a39cb7
      ΔE = 5.064 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  40. Levis

    1. Shady Purple A30
      #9ca5b6
      ΔE = 3.618 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Atl Matin E7
      #a3a7b1
      ΔE = 4.118 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  41. Waverly

    1. Lavender / 60892E
      #a3a9c6
      ΔE = 3.638 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  42. Dulux

    1. 90BB 46/132
      #b0b1c9
      ΔE = 3.659 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. 50BB 46/129
      #a7b4c9
      ΔE = 5.200 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  43. Auro

    1. Mrs Wilmott's Ghost
      #b1afbc
      ΔE = 3.691 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  44. Loop

    1. Chicago / LP-354
      #abaab4
      ΔE = 3.726 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  45. Chrysler

    1. Silverstone
      #a1a7b3
      ΔE = 3.816 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Pearl Gray
      #aea4af
      ΔE = 4.897 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  46. Albany Paint

    1. Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 3.825 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  47. CIL

    1. Silhouette
      #a6a9b3
      ΔE = 3.878 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 5.043 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  48. Caparol

    1. 75 3 320 / Viola 15
      #b0a8c4
      ΔE = 3.891 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. 02/17
      #b0a4bc
      ΔE = 3.955 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  49. Bristol

    1. Lilac Time / P102-C4
      #a5abb6
      ΔE = 4.027 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Timeless Lilac / P101-C4
      #b1b1bb
      ΔE = 4.795 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  50. Teknos

    1. PR340
      #aaa8b1
      ΔE = 4.095 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  51. RAL

    1. RAL 270 70 10
      #a2aebf
      ΔE = 4.148 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. RAL 260 70 10
      #a0aebc
      ΔE = 5.237 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  52. Ressource Peintures

    1. Vent Ardoise / I41
      #a0abc7
      ΔE = 4.168 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  53. Taubmans

    1. Lilac Brook / T08 98-2
      #a4a9b3
      ΔE = 4.176 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Viola Blue / T10 39H-1
      #a3afbd
      ΔE = 4.834 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  54. GM / General Motors

    1. Norfolk Gray
      #9ba9bf
      ΔE = 4.181 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Silver
      #a0a4ad
      ΔE = 4.845 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  55. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #999fb5
      ΔE = 4.236 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Orchid Gray
      #b7a8ba
      ΔE = 4.936 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  56. Crayola

    1. Cadet Blue
      #a9b2c3
      ΔE = 4.268 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  57. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Vesper Violet - 6542
      #99a0b2
      ΔE = 4.276 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Solitude - 6535
      #99a7b8
      ΔE = 4.782 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  58. Resene

    1. Spun Pearl B72-010-282
      #a2a1ac
      ΔE = 4.320 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Chatelle V75-014-303
      #b3abb6
      ΔE = 4.577 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  59. Sico

    1. 6172-41 Chopin
      #a9b1bf
      ΔE = 4.360 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 6048-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 4.734 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  60. Volkswagen

    1. Diamond Silver
      #a4acb7
      ΔE = 4.478 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  61. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6303
      #b4afcb
      ΔE = 4.577 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 6391
      #a0a2ac
      ΔE = 4.617 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  62. KILZ

    1. Fortnight Lily / A862
      #a29eba
      ΔE = 4.577 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Zodiac / B741
      #9fa1c1
      ΔE = 5.097 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  63. Jedynka

    1. Pd 1185
      #acadb5
      ΔE = 4.675 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Pd 1075
      #afa3af
      ΔE = 5.175 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  64. Devoe Paint

    1. Approaching Night / 70BB 35/108
      #9c9fac
      ΔE = 4.708 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. Pure Orchid / 90BB 36/188
      #9c9cb8
      ΔE = 5.237 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  65. Asian Paints

    1. River Blue / 9161
      #98a5c0
      ΔE = 4.768 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Winter Morning / 9464
      #9b9daa
      ΔE = 5.202 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  66. ECOS Paints

    1. Dusky Mood (1318)
      #9d9eab
      ΔE = 4.774 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Buffed Plum (1317)
      #b3b2bc
      ΔE = 5.098 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  67. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Spacious Sky / 1062
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 4.830 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  68. California Paints

    1. DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 4.830 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  69. Ralph Lauren

    1. Spring Violet / RLVM294
      #a99eae
      ΔE = 4.859 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  70. Colortrend

    1. 0519
      #a2a6ae
      ΔE = 4.929 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. 1317
      #b3b2bc
      ΔE = 5.098 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  71. ICI Paints

    1. Lilac Frost 70BB 47/053
      #acb0b9
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. English Harbor 50BB 45/054
      #a7adb5
      ΔE = 5.174 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  72. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-g6
      #adafb7
      ΔE = 4.982 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. 37-g7
      #a1a2aa
      ΔE = 5.166 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  73. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R70B
      #a4a3c4
      ΔE = 5.045 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. S 2010-R80B
      #b0b5c3
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  74. Krylon

    1. Pewter Gray
      #a9aeb6
      ΔE = 5.117 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  75. Sikkens

    1. U0.05.65
      #aab1bb
      ΔE = 5.208 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. T9.07.67
      #abb4c2
      ΔE = 5.220 / LRV ≈ 45.2%

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11053244
Binary
10101000, 10101000, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#a8a8bc
LRV
≈ 40.0%
Closest short hex
#aab ΔE = 1.343
RGB
rgb(168, 168, 188)
RGBA
rgba(168, 168, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.321, g: 0.321, b: 0.359
RYB
red: 65.882%, yellow: 65.882%, blue: 73.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5723972 / 0xffa8a8bc
HSL
hsl(240, 13%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 13%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 11% (0.106), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 10.638%, perceived brightness: 66.823%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 20.348, L: 69.442
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.160, L: 0.667
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.024, L: 0.668
CMYK
cyan: 11% (0.106), magenta: 11% (0.106), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 39.226, Y: 39.961, Z: 53.214
xyY
x: 0.296, y: 0.302, Y: 39.961
CIELab
L: 69.442, a: 3.981, b: -10.225
CIELuv
L: 69.442, u: -1.160, v: -16.077
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.442, C: 10.972, H: 291.271
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.442, C: 16.119, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.214, a: 0.139, b: -5.660
CIECAM02
J: 60.614, C: 14.470, h: 274.669, Q: 153.390, M: 12.654, s: 28.722, H: 319.012
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.134, jaune: -1.883, green: -0.044
LMS
L: 37.270, M: 40.558, S: 52.992
YCbCr
Y: 162.272, Cb: 136.780, Cr: 126.580
YCoCg
Y: 173.000, Cg: -5.000, Co: 37.000
YDbDr
Y: 170.280, Db: 26.660, Dr: 4.340
YPbPr
Y: 169.440, Pb: 10.000, Pr: -0.920
xvYCC
Y: 161.519, Cb: 136.784, Cr: 127.192
YIQ
Y: 170.280, I: -6.425, Q: 6.223
YUV
Y: 170.280, U: 8.722, V: -2.000
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 4.586
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 11.785

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