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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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  1. Caparol

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

#a8a8ea HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8a8ea foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #a8a8ea">…</p>

#a8a8ea background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #a8a8ea">…</p>

#a8a8ea shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<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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