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#a8a9af Hex Color Code

#a8a9af Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8a9af is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8a9af is comprised of 65.88% red, 66.27% green and 68.63% blue. In the HSL color space #a8a9af has a hue of 231° (degrees), 4% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.58 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #88898f
  2. #939499
  3. #9d9ea4
  4. #a8a9af
  5. #b3b4ba
  6. #bebfc5
  7. #c9cad0

Tints and Shades

#a8a9af to white

  1. #a8a9af
  2. #b6b7bc
  3. #c4c5c9
  4. #d3d3d6
  5. #e1e2e4
  6. #f0f0f1
  7. #ffffff

#a8a9af to black

  1. #a8a9af
  2. #8a8b8f
  3. #6d6d71
  4. #515154
  5. #373739
  6. #1e1f1f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Silhouette / 70BB 40/062
      #a8a8ad
      ΔE = 0.666 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Silver
      #a6a9ae
      ΔE = 0.896 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. ★ Sheffield Firemist
      #a5abb2
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  3. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28003
      #a8a9ad
      ΔE = 0.958 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. ★ Model Master 1781
      #abacb0
      ΔE = 1.432 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Platinum Silver
      #a8a7ae
      ΔE = 1.031 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Platinum Gray
      #a0a6ac
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 760E-3 Gray Timber Wolf
      #a7a9ad
      ΔE = 1.050 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Silver Stream PPKB-44
      #a0a8ad
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  6. Ford

    1. ★ Silver
      #aaacb2
      ΔE = 1.095 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Nimbus Gray
      #a0a7af
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Freestyling B75-010-257
      #a4a8b0
      ΔE = 1.483 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Forecast B76-010-243
      #a2aab1
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 4342
      #acacb4
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. ★ 1653
      #aca8b0
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Bethel Corner / 8249
      #a3a7af
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  10. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Bethel Corner
      #a3a7af
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  11. Berger

    1. ★ Bethel Corner / 8249
      #a3a7af
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  12. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Bethel Corner 8249
      #a4aab0
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Heather Harmony 8233
      #a5a4a7
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  13. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Bethel Corner / 8249
      #a4aab0
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Heather Harmony / 8233
      #a5a4a7
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF11042
      #aaacaf
      ΔE = 1.786 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. CF10784
      #a4abae
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  15. Teknos

    1. ★ PR340
      #aaa8b1
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. PR500
      #afb0b3
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  16. Jedynka

    1. ★ Pd 1185
      #acadb5
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Vineyard Point
      #aba7ad
      ΔE = 1.808 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Silvered Stone
      #a6acae
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  18. Humbrol

    1. ★ 166 Light Aircraft Grey
      #a4a5a9
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. 64 Light Grey
      #a8a8a8
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  19. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7408-41 Shimmering Grey
      #a5a4aa
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. 7357-41 Purple Mystery
      #a8a4aa
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  20. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0519
      #a2a6ae
      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. 0526
      #9fa4a8
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  21. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Baby Seal / 0519
      #a2a6ae
      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Metropolis Mood / 0526
      #9fa4a8
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  22. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Trinklets / NP N 1962 P
      #adadb5
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  23. CIL

    1. ★ Silhouette
      #a6a9b3
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 4205P Pebblegrey
      #a9abad
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  25. Glidden

    1. ★ Dolphin Grey
      #aaa9b3
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  26. Tollens

    1. ★ T2149-3
      #abadb6
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Jacinthe | EE212
      #a6a9b5
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Silver Spring / 2120-50
      #a4abb1
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. ★ Pigeon Gray / 2133-50
      #abafb4
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  28. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Light Grey
      #a4a9ac
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  29. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Maddy's Mood / KM3789-2
      #a1a7ac
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  30. ICI Paints

    1. ★ English Harbor 50BB 45/054
      #a7adb5
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. Violet Hill 70BB 39/046
      #9fa2a9
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  31. Taubmans

    1. ★ Stainless Steel / T143-5
      #a7a6b0
      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. Lilac Brook / T08 98-2
      #a4a9b3
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  32. Sico

    1. ★ 6173-41 Old Armour
      #a2a3aa
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 6210-41 Resonant Triangle
      #a3a8aa
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  33. Krylon

    1. ★ Pewter Gray
      #a9aeb6
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  34. Brillux

    1. ★ 48.06.15
      #a8adb6
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 60.06.15
      #acb0b6
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  35. AMC

    1. Quicksilver
      #a0a6ac
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  36. Levis

    1. Atl Matin E7
      #a3a7b1
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  37. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 36375
      #a6adb4
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  38. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7543
      #a8adb0
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  39. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Mysterious Mauve - 6262
      #a6a3a9
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Morning Fog - 6255
      #a8aeb1
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  40. California Paints

    1. DE 6375 - Castle Kilkenny
      #a9aaab
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. DE 6361 - Baby Seal
      #a1a5a8
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  41. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Castlerock / 1009
      #a9aaab
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Baby Seal / 926
      #a1a5a8
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  42. Focoltone

    1. 5057
      #a3a3a7
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 5056
      #aeafb2
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  43. Tikkurila

    1. 609X
      #a3abb3
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. 9730
      #a2aab3
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  44. Porter Paints

    1. Silver Charm / 541-4
      #adb0b5
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Flagstone / 518-4
      #acadae
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  45. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Silver Charm 541-4
      #adb0b5
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Flagstone 518-4
      #acadae
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  46. Dupont

    1. CAS931
      #a4acb4
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  47. Olympic

    1. Silver Charm D45-3
      #acafb2
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  48. TRUMATCH

    1. 29-g7
      #a0a6aa
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. 37-g7
      #a1a2aa
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  49. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Ironbreaker (Metal)
      #a1a6a9
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  50. Valspar Paint

    1. Evening Twilight
      #a6acb6
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  51. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3010-R40B
      #afaab3
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3010-R50B
      #adacb7
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  52. Sto

    1. 34134
      #a7a3a7
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  53. Jotun

    1. 4246 / Gråblå
      #a0a9b0
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  54. Bristol

    1. Lilac Time / P102-C4
      #a5abb6
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  55. Dulux

    1. Earl Blue
      #a0a9ae
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  56. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3005-R80B
      #a2a1a6
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  57. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6145
      #9ea3ab
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 36.4%

#a8a9af HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8a9af foreground

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

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #a8a9af">…</p>

#a8a9af background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #a8a9af">…</p>

#a8a9af shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8a9af">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11053487
Binary
10101000, 10101001, 10101111
Hexadecimal
#a8a9af
LRV
≈ 39.8%
Closest short hex
#aaa ΔE = 3.316
RGB
rgb(168, 169, 175)
RGBA
rgba(168, 169, 175, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.328, g: 0.330, b: 0.342
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.662%, blue: 0.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5723729 / 0xffa8a9af
HSL
hsl(231, 4%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 4%%, 67%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.429), saturation: 4% (0.040), value: 69% (0.686)
HSP
hue: 231.429, saturation: 4.000%, perceived brightness: 66.430%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.514, S: 6.199, L: 69.324
Cubehelix
H: -130.398, S: 0.051, L: 0.664
TSL
T: -2.595, S: 0.008, L: 0.664
CMYK
cyan: 4% (0.040), magenta: 3% (0.034), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.314)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 31% (0.314)
XYZ
X: 38.073, Y: 39.796, Z: 46.225
xyY
x: 0.307, y: 0.321, Y: 39.796
CIELab
L: 69.324, a: 0.803, b: -3.205
CIELuv
L: 69.324, u: -0.902, v: -4.871
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.324, C: 3.304, H: 284.059
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.324, C: 4.954, H: 259.514
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.084, a: -2.667, b: 0.714
CIECAM02
J: 60.480, C: 5.853, h: 259.134, Q: 153.221, M: 5.118, s: 18.277, H: 310.636
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.097, jaune: -0.687, green: 0.230
LMS
L: 37.489, M: 41.047, S: 46.113
YCbCr
Y: 161.502, Cb: 130.782, Cr: 127.135
YCgCo
Y: 170.250, Cg: -1.250, Co: 40.250
YDbDr
Y: 169.385, Db: 8.448, Dr: 2.635
YPbPr
Y: 169.219, Pb: 3.115, Pr: -0.776
xvYCC
Y: 161.329, Cb: 130.736, Cr: 127.318
YIQ
Y: 169.385, I: -2.523, Q: 1.655
YUV
Y: 169.385, U: 2.765, V: -1.215
Munsell Color System
5PB 7/1 ΔE = 2.856
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 6.938

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