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#a8a9ba Hex Color Code

#a8a9ba Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8a9ba is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8a9ba is comprised of 65.88% red, 66.27% green and 72.94% blue. In the HSL color space #a8a9ba has a hue of 237° (degrees), 12% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.75 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #888999
  2. #9293a4
  3. #9d9eaf
  4. #a8a9ba
  5. #b3b4c5
  6. #bebfd0
  7. #c9cadc

Tints and Shades

#a8a9ba to white

  1. #a8a9ba
  2. #b6b7c5
  3. #c4c5d1
  4. #d3d3dc
  5. #e1e2e8
  6. #f0f0f3
  7. #ffffff

#a8a9ba to black

  1. #a8a9ba
  2. #8a8b98
  3. #6d6d78
  4. #515159
  5. #37373c
  6. #1e1f21
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Beckers

    1. ★ Vattenfall 781 / S 2908-B05G
      #a7a8ba
      ΔE = 0.522 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  2. Levis

    1. ★ Bon Vivant
      #a8aaba
      ΔE = 0.583 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 4242
      #a8acbc
      ΔE = 1.359 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. 75 2 246 / Venato 45
      #a0a8bc
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  4. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4893
      #a8abb9
      ΔE = 1.463 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #adaaba
      ΔE = 1.480 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. ★ 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #abaebf
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purple Grey
      #a7a6ba
      ΔE = 1.616 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Precious Stone
      #abb0c4
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lap Of Luxury / 7184
      #aaa9b6
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  8. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Lap of Luxury / 7184
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Purpley Puff / 7232
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  9. Berger

    1. ★ Lap of Luxury / 7184
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Purpley Puff / 7232
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  10. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Lap of Luxury
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Purpley Puff
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  11. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 841
      #a8adbc
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Yukon Sky / 1439
      #a1a7b7
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. Central Mauve / 1412
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  13. Tollens

    1. ★ Jacinthe | EE212
      #a6a9b5
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ 640F-4 Fading Sunset
      #afaebe
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Lilac Bloom ICC-98
      #a9a4b3
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Lilac Time / 446-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lilac Time 446-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Appalachian Gray 7118-1
      #9fa5b3
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  17. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 44-19 Lavender Spray
      #a8a4b5
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 2-9 Dusty Lilac 2
      #a6a3b6
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  18. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Solitaire / NP PB 1466 P
      #a8a4b5
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Ringo Blue / NP N 1970 P
      #a4adbe
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  19. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7356-41 Archduchess
      #a5a8b4
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Delicate Tint 30-25
      #afaebd
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  21. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 15-3908 TCX
      #a9adc2
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. 2107 CP
      #9ea3b7
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  22. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-41-3 Dynasty
      #abadb9
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. 5-40-3 Witching Hour
      #a8aebb
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  23. Colortrend

    1. 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  24. Diamond Vogel

    1. Butterfly Bush / 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  25. Devoe Paint

    1. Fairy Dust / 70BB 44/144
      #acafc3
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Ashley's Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #a8a7bf
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. 7184 - Lap Of Luxury
      #a4a3b1
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. 7193 - Luster Blue
      #a0a2b5
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  27. Dulux Australia

    1. Soft Mauve / G83
      #afaebb
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  28. ICI Paints

    1. Pasque Flower 10RB 42/072
      #a7a4b1
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Swag Blue 50BB 46/091
      #a4adbd
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  29. Sikkens

    1. W0.05.65
      #b0adba
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  30. Ford

    1. Gray
      #adabb6
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  31. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3010-R50B
      #adacb7
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  32. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10711
      #aca9c0
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  33. Glidden

    1. Dolphin Grey
      #aaa9b3
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  34. Taubmans

    1. Appaloosa Grey / T144-5
      #9ea4b7
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Stainless Steel / T143-5
      #a7a6b0
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  35. Brillux

    1. 54.09.15
      #a8afc3
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  36. Olympic

    1. Lilac Time C46-3
      #a2acbd
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  37. Sto

    1. 34222
      #b1adba
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  38. CIL

    1. Silhouette
      #a6a9b3
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Pier Pointe
      #9da6b8
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  39. Chrysler

    1. Silverstone
      #a1a7b3
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Light Arctic Gray
      #a8a4b0
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  40. Kelly-Moore

    1. Luster Blue / KM3052-2
      #b2afc2
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  41. Bristol

    1. Lilac Time / P102-C4
      #a5abb6
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  42. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6351
      #a9a5bc
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 39.0%

#a8a9ba HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8a9ba foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #a8a9ba">…</p>

#a8a9ba background

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="background-color: #a8a9ba">…</p>

#a8a9ba shadow

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8a9ba">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11053498
Binary
10101000, 10101001, 10111010
Hexadecimal
#a8a9ba
LRV
≈ 40.2%
Closest short hex
#aab ΔE = 0.550
RGB
rgb(168, 169, 186)
RGBA
rgba(168, 169, 186, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.321, g: 0.323, b: 0.356
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.663%, blue: 0.729%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5723718 / 0xffa8a9ba
HSL
hsl(237, 12%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 12%, 69%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (236.667), saturation: 10% (0.097), value: 73% (0.729)
HSP
hue: 236.667, saturation: 9.677%, perceived brightness: 66.952%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.663, S: 17.582, L: 69.644
Cubehelix
H: -125.765, S: 0.139, L: 0.669
TSL
T: -2.817, S: 0.021, L: 0.669
CMYK
cyan: 10% (0.097), magenta: 9% (0.091), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.271)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 27% (0.271)
XYZ
X: 39.198, Y: 40.246, Z: 52.148
xyY
x: 0.298, y: 0.306, Y: 40.246
CIELab
L: 69.644, a: 3.016, b: -8.817
CIELuv
L: 69.644, u: -1.527, v: -13.754
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.644, C: 9.318, H: 288.885
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.644, C: 13.838, H: 263.663
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.439, a: -0.729, b: -4.329
CIECAM02
J: 60.835, C: 12.833, h: 271.380, Q: 153.669, M: 11.222, s: 27.023, H: 317.184
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.126, jaune: -1.639, green: 0.062
LMS
L: 37.545, M: 41.056, S: 51.947
YCbCr
Y: 162.580, Cb: 135.611, Cr: 126.354
YCgCo
Y: 173.000, Cg: -4.000, Co: 37.500
YDbDr
Y: 170.639, Db: 23.111, Dr: 5.022
YPbPr
Y: 170.011, Pb: 8.615, Pr: -1.282
xvYCC
Y: 162.009, Cb: 135.568, Cr: 126.874
YIQ
Y: 170.639, I: -6.057, Q: 5.078
YUV
Y: 170.639, U: 7.561, V: -2.315
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/2 ΔE = 3.732
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 11.317

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