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#a8a9e1 Hex Color Code

#a8a9e1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8a9e1 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8a9e1 is comprised of 65.88% red, 66.27% green and 88.24% blue. In the HSL color space #a8a9e1 has a hue of 239° (degrees), 49% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.09 nm.

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#a8a9e1 linear gradient to complementary #d1d4b5

  1. #a8a9e1
  2. #b0b0da
  3. #b8b7d3
  4. #bfbecc
  5. #c5c5c4
  6. #cbcdbd
  7. #d1d4b5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8788be
  2. #9293ca
  3. #9d9ed5
  4. #a8a9e1
  5. #b3b4ed
  6. #bfbff9
  7. #cacbff

Tones

  1. #a8a9e1
  2. #adaddc
  3. #b2b2d7
  4. #b7b6d3
  5. #bcbbce
  6. #c0bfc9
  7. #c4c4c4

Tints and Shades

#a8a9e1 to white

  1. #a8a9e1
  2. #b7b7e6
  3. #c5c5eb
  4. #d4d3f0
  5. #e2e2f5
  6. #f1f0fa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a8a9e1 to black

  1. #a8a9e1
  2. #8a8bb8
  3. #6d6d90
  4. #51516a
  5. #373746
  6. #1f1f26
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #a9abde
      ΔE = 1.311 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.15
      #aba9da
      ΔE = 1.694 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. 48.15.15
      #b5aad2
      ΔE = 4.683 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Lined with lilacs / 7201
      #a5a1c9
      ΔE = 4.879 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  4. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  5. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Petal Soft
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Purple Possibility
      #baaad8
      ΔE = 4.807 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 2214
      #a8acdc
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. 44/12
      #b4a4dc
      ΔE = 3.915 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  7. Asian Paints

    1. Edge Of Dawn / 7216
      #a4a9d8
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Classic Vase / 9152
      #99aad9
      ΔE = 4.603 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  8. Colortrend

    1. 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. 1247
      #a4a0c8
      ΔE = 5.122 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  9. Diamond Vogel

    1. Childish Wonder / 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. May Mist / 1247
      #a4a0c8
      ΔE = 5.122 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  10. California Paints

    1. DE 5941 - Simply Violet
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 3.893 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Simply Violet / 977
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 3.893 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  12. Taubmans

    1. Elite / T56-6
      #ada5d4
      ΔE = 3.054 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Passionate / T57-5
      #a1a2d0
      ΔE = 3.701 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6262
      #a6a9d4
      ΔE = 3.142 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. 6263
      #a29ccb
      ΔE = 5.237 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  14. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 3.235 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  15. Duron

    1. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 3.250 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 3.512 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Heather Mist 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 3.722 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 3.512 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Heather Mist / 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 3.722 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  18. Plascon

    1. Walk on the Moon P1-E2-3
      #a8a0d4
      ΔE = 3.548 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Igloo B6-E2-3
      #a0a8d4
      ΔE = 3.633 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  19. Clark+Kensington

    1. Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 3.576 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Purple Illusion / 40D-2
      #a7aad2
      ΔE = 3.793 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  20. Dupont

    1. CAS683
      #afa6d2
      ΔE = 3.616 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. CAS675
      #afa7cb
      ΔE = 5.061 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  21. Coronado Paint

    1. 7160 - Purple Possibility
      #b0aad3
      ΔE = 3.767 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 7216 - Roswell
      #99aad6
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  22. CIL

    1. Night Magic
      #ada9d1
      ΔE = 3.790 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  23. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Lavender Legend / 7159
      #a6a1cf
      ΔE = 3.835 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Purple Possibility / 7160
      #b5b1d8
      ΔE = 4.902 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  24. Peintures MF

    1. Annapolis
      #afaad2
      ΔE = 3.878 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Cap au lierre
      #a7a7ce
      ΔE = 4.079 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  25. Dulux

    1. 03RB 42/220
      #aca9d0
      ΔE = 3.964 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 82BB 38/251
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 5.138 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  26. Sikkens

    1. W0.15.65
      #b1a9d2
      ΔE = 3.981 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. U6.18.63
      #9aaad5
      ΔE = 5.107 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  27. Tikkurila

    1. 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 3.985 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  28. Tollens

    1. T2097-2
      #aba8cf
      ΔE = 4.000 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  29. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 4.030 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  30. Little Greene

    1. Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 4.048 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  31. Valspar Paint

    1. Sassy Violet
      #acaed5
      ΔE = 4.159 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 4.679 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  32. Kelly-Moore

    1. Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 4.209 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Lavender Legend / KM3030-2
      #b1a2d2
      ΔE = 4.441 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  33. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 4.232 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 4.954 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  34. Focoltone

    1. 5018
      #afa4cf
      ΔE = 4.271 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-42 Night Fever
      #a4a2cc
      ΔE = 4.278 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. 7348-42 Serenity Mauve
      #aea0cc
      ΔE = 5.141 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  36. Resene

    1. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 4.298 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Wistful B73-042-284
      #a29ecd
      ΔE = 4.594 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  37. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2705
      #ab9ed9
      ΔE = 4.386 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. 7451
      #91a6db
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  38. Glidden

    1. Puturple / PPG1248-5
      #ada2ce
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Fresh Hyacinth / 54BB 41/237
      #99a8d6
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  39. ICI Paints

    1. Night Magic 03RB 42/220
      #a5a2cb
      ΔE = 4.456 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  40. Disney

    1. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 4.557 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  41. Nerolac

    1. Brinjal Purple - 4196
      #b4a5d2
      ΔE = 4.563 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Burple - 2347
      #a8b3de
      ΔE = 4.844 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  42. Behr

    1. Freesia Purple 630B-4
      #b4b0d7
      ΔE = 4.700 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Pixie Violet 620B-4
      #adb1d5
      ΔE = 5.226 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  43. Dutch Boy

    1. Lavender Sunset
      #a2a2ca
      ΔE = 4.747 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 5.121 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  44. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R60B
      #a8acd0
      ΔE = 4.780 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  45. Bristol

    1. Eye Shadow / P106-C4
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 4.857 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  46. Beckers

    1. Sjöbris 740 / S 2319-R89B
      #a49fca
      ΔE = 4.868 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  47. KILZ

    1. Ginger Lily / A852
      #b5add3
      ΔE = 4.871 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  48. General Paint

    1. Tyrian / CL 2425M
      #9fa9d0
      ΔE = 4.913 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Tyre / CL 2434M
      #a1a8cc
      ΔE = 5.244 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  49. Pascol

    1. Purple Tulip PZ7070
      #a09ecb
      ΔE = 4.918 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  50. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-e1
      #9da7cf
      ΔE = 4.927 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. 37-d1
      #a0acd3
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  51. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Violet Harmony 29-7
      #aba0cb
      ΔE = 4.940 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  52. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7184T Lavender Print
      #aaa0ca
      ΔE = 5.012 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  53. Earthpaint

    1. 1-41-4 Lilac Whisper
      #a99dcd
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 2-40-4 Grape Slush
      #a3a3c8
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  54. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 5.138 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  55. Sico

    1. 6025-42 Serenity Mauve
      #aea0cc
      ΔE = 5.141 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  56. Nippon Paint

    1. Rainmaker / NP PB 1483 T
      #99a5cf
      ΔE = 5.208 / LRV ≈ 38.2%

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#a8a9e1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8a9e1 foreground

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #a8a9e1">…</p>

#a8a9e1 background

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

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #a8a9e1">…</p>

#a8a9e1 shadow

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8a9e1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11053537
Binary
10101000, 10101001, 11100001
Hexadecimal
#a8a9e1
LRV
≈ 42.1%
Closest short hex
#aad ΔE = 1.252
RGB
rgb(168, 169, 225)
RGBA
rgba(168, 169, 225, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.299, g: 0.301, b: 0.400
RYB
red: 65.882%, yellow: 66.268%, blue: 88.235%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5723679 / 0xffa8a9e1
HSL
hsl(239, 49%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 49%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (238.947), saturation: 25% (0.253), value: 88% (0.882)
HSP
hue: 238.947, saturation: 25.333%, perceived brightness: 69.019%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.283, S: 61.878, L: 70.965
Cubehelix
H: -123.893, S: 0.464, L: 0.686
TSL
T: -2.909, S: 0.064, L: 0.687
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.253), magenta: 25% (0.249), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.118)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 12% (0.118)
XYZ
X: 43.924, Y: 42.136, Z: 77.038
xyY
x: 0.269, y: 0.258, Y: 42.136
CIELab
L: 70.965, a: 11.718, b: -28.277
CIELuv
L: 70.965, u: -3.826, v: -46.371
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.965, C: 30.608, H: 292.509
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.965, C: 46.529, H: 265.283
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.912, a: 7.187, b: -24.927
CIECAM02
J: 62.271, C: 33.994, h: 275.496, Q: 155.472, M: 29.727, s: 43.727, H: 319.476
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.226, jaune: -5.032, green: -0.423
LMS
L: 37.778, M: 41.091, S: 76.464
YCbCr
Y: 166.402, Cb: 152.732, Cr: 123.585
YCoCg
Y: 182.750, Cg: -13.750, Co: 27.750
YDbDr
Y: 175.085, Db: 75.098, Dr: 13.485
YPbPr
Y: 172.819, Pb: 28.115, Pr: -3.076
xvYCC
Y: 164.421, Cb: 152.697, Cr: 125.298
YIQ
Y: 175.085, I: -18.586, Q: 17.212
YUV
Y: 175.085, U: 24.565, V: -6.216
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 4.102
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.582

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