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#a8a8ea Hex Color Code

#a8a8ea Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8a8ea is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a8a8ea is comprised of 65.88% red, 65.88% green and 91.76% blue. In the HSL color space #a8a8ea has a hue of 240° (degrees), 61% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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#a8a8ea linear gradient to complementary #d4dab8

  1. #a8a8ea
  2. #b1b0e2
  3. #b9b8da
  4. #c1c1d2
  5. #c8c9c9
  6. #ced2c1
  7. #d4dab8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8687c7
  2. #9192d2
  3. #9d9dde
  4. #a8a8ea
  5. #b3b3f6
  6. #bfbeff
  7. #cbcaff

Tones

  1. #a8a8ea
  2. #aeade5
  3. #b4b3df
  4. #bab8da
  5. #bfbed4
  6. #c4c3cf
  7. #c9c9c9

Tints and Shades

#a8a8ea to white

  1. #a8a8ea
  2. #b7b6ee
  3. #c6c4f1
  4. #d4d3f5
  5. #e3e1f8
  6. #f1f0fc
  7. #ffffff

#a8a8ea to black

  1. #a8a8ea
  2. #8a8abf
  3. #6d6d95
  4. #51516e
  5. #373749
  6. #1f1e27
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2705 C
      #a7a4e0
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  2. Caparol

    1. 80 12 270 / Aquarell 80
      #9ca4e8
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 39.4%

#a8a8ea HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8a8ea foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #a8a8ea">…</p>

#a8a8ea background

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

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #a8a8ea">…</p>

#a8a8ea shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8a8ea">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11053290
Binary
10101000, 10101000, 11101010
Hexadecimal
#a8a8ea
LRV
≈ 42.3%
Closest short hex
#aae ΔE = 0.898
RGB
rgb(168, 168, 234)
RGBA
rgba(168, 168, 234, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.295, g: 0.295, b: 0.411
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.659%, blue: 0.918%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5723926 / 0xffa8a8ea
HSL
hsl(240, 61%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 61%, 79%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 28% (0.282), value: 92% (0.918)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 28.205%, perceived brightness: 69.323%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 73.175, L: 71.056
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.544, L: 0.687
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.073, L: 0.688
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.282), magenta: 28% (0.282), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 8% (0.082)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 8% (0.082)
XYZ
X: 44.998, Y: 42.270, Z: 83.614
xyY
x: 0.263, y: 0.247, Y: 42.270
CIELab
L: 71.056, a: 14.451, b: -33.051
CIELuv
L: 71.056, u: -3.948, v: -54.708
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.056, C: 36.072, H: 293.616
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.056, C: 54.850, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.015, a: 9.768, b: -30.741
CIECAM02
J: 62.360, C: 38.673, h: 276.164, Q: 155.583, M: 33.819, s: 46.623, H: 319.853
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.251, jaune: -5.887, green: -0.578
LMS
L: 37.555, M: 40.602, S: 82.936
YCbCr
Y: 166.780, Cb: 156.974, Cr: 123.314
YCgCo
Y: 184.500, Cg: -16.500, Co: 25.500
YDbDr
Y: 175.524, Db: 87.978, Dr: 14.322
YPbPr
Y: 172.752, Pb: 33.000, Pr: -3.036
xvYCC
Y: 164.363, Cb: 156.988, Cr: 125.333
YIQ
Y: 175.524, I: -21.203, Q: 20.535
YUV
Y: 175.524, U: 28.778, V: -6.601
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/8 ΔE = 5.444
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.530

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