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#a8a8d7 Hex Color Code

#a8a8d7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8a8d7 is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a8a8d7 is comprised of 65.88% red, 65.88% green and 84.31% blue. In the HSL color space #a8a8d7 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 37% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#a8a8d7 linear gradient to complementary #caceb1

  1. #a8a8d7
  2. #afaed1
  3. #b5b4cb
  4. #bbbbc4
  5. #c0c1be
  6. #c5c8b8
  7. #caceb1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8788b5
  2. #9292c0
  3. #9d9dcb
  4. #a8a8d7
  5. #b3b3e3
  6. #bfbeee
  7. #cacafa

Tones

  1. #a8a8d7
  2. #acacd3
  3. #b1b0cf
  4. #b5b4cc
  5. #b9b8c8
  6. #bcbcc4
  7. #c0c0c0

Tints and Shades

#a8a8d7 to white

  1. #a8a8d7
  2. #b7b6de
  3. #c5c4e4
  4. #d4d3eb
  5. #e2e1f2
  6. #f1f0f8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a8a8d7 to black

  1. #a8a8d7
  2. #8a8ab0
  3. #6d6d8a
  4. #515166
  5. #373744
  6. #1f1e24
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Perfect Pearl B7-E2-3
      #a8a8d8
      ΔE = 0.256 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. ★ Igloo B6-E2-3
      #a0a8d4
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.15
      #aba9da
      ΔE = 0.924 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 1.064 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. ★ Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 1.654 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  4. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 1.064 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. ★ Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 1.654 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  5. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Petal Soft
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 1.064 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. ★ Roswell
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 1.654 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  6. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Childish Wonder / 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 1.142 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  7. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 1.142 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  8. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 1.152 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. ★ 6820 Indigo
      #a5aadb
      ΔE = 1.312 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6262
      #a6a9d4
      ΔE = 1.313 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2113 XGC
      #a3a7d4
      ΔE = 1.346 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. 2705 CP
      #a1a1cc
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 2214
      #a8acdc
      ΔE = 1.550 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. 75 5 280 / Lavendel 15
      #a4a0d0
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  12. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 1.723 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  13. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ First Dance / 40C-5
      #aba9d1
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. ★ Purple Illusion / 40D-2
      #a7aad2
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Elite / T56-6
      #ada5d4
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Passionate / T57-5
      #a1a2d0
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  15. CIL

    1. ★ Night Magic
      #ada9d1
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  16. Tollens

    1. ★ T2097-2
      #aba8cf
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  17. Dulux

    1. ★ 03RB 42/220
      #aca9d0
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  18. Peintures MF

    1. Annapolis
      #afaad2
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Bleu Alice
      #a3a9d1
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  19. Coronado Paint

    1. 7160 - Purple Possibility
      #b0aad3
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 7208 - Petal Soft
      #a1abd6
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  20. Dupont

    1. CAS683
      #afa6d2
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  21. Behr

    1. 630B-4 Freesia Purple
      #aeabd2
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 620B-4 Pixie Violet
      #a6abd0
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  22. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Lavender Legend / 7159
      #a6a1cf
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  23. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-42 Night Fever
      #a4a2cc
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  24. Sikkens

    1. W0.15.65
      #b1a9d2
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  25. Little Greene

    1. Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  26. ICI Paints

    1. Night Magic 03RB 42/220
      #a5a2cb
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  27. Valspar Paint

    1. Sassy Violet
      #acaed5
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  28. Duron

    1. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  29. Resene

    1. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  30. Focoltone

    1. 5018
      #afa4cf
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 40.2%

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#a8a8d7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8a8d7 foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #a8a8d7">…</p>

#a8a8d7 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #a8a8d7">…</p>

#a8a8d7 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8a8d7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11053271
Binary
10101000, 10101000, 11010111
Hexadecimal
#a8a8d7
LRV
≈ 41.2%
Closest short hex
#aad ΔE = 1.292
RGB
rgb(168, 168, 215)
RGBA
rgba(168, 168, 215, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.305, g: 0.305, b: 0.390
RYB
red: 65.882%, yellow: 65.882%, blue: 84.314%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5723945 / 0xffa8a8d7
HSL
hsl(240, 37%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 37%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 22% (0.219), value: 84% (0.843)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 21.860%, perceived brightness: 68.235%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 50.378, L: 70.341
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.382, L: 0.679
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.054, L: 0.680
CMYK
cyan: 22% (0.219), magenta: 22% (0.219), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.157)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 16% (0.157)
XYZ
X: 42.414, Y: 41.236, Z: 70.001
xyY
x: 0.276, y: 0.268, Y: 41.236
CIELab
L: 70.341, a: 9.926, b: -23.752
CIELuv
L: 70.341, u: -2.786, v: -38.614
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.341, C: 25.743, H: 292.681
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.341, C: 38.714, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.215, a: 5.523, b: -19.682
CIECAM02
J: 61.592, C: 29.378, h: 276.345, Q: 154.622, M: 25.691, s: 40.762, H: 319.955
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.204, jaune: -4.236, green: -0.389
LMS
L: 37.427, M: 40.582, S: 69.528
YCbCr
Y: 164.918, Cb: 148.633, Cr: 124.663
YCgCo
Y: 179.750, Cg: -11.750, Co: 30.250
YDbDr
Y: 173.358, Db: 62.651, Dr: 10.199
YPbPr
Y: 171.384, Pb: 23.500, Pr: -2.162
xvYCC
Y: 163.189, Cb: 148.643, Cr: 126.101
YIQ
Y: 173.358, I: -15.099, Q: 14.623
YUV
Y: 173.358, U: 20.494, V: -4.700
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 3.230
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.946

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