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#a8a9ed Hex Color Code

#a8a9ed Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8a9ed is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8a9ed is comprised of 65.88% red, 66.27% green and 92.94% blue. In the HSL color space #a8a9ed has a hue of 239° (degrees), 66% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.95 nm.

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#a8a9ed linear gradient to complementary #d6dbba

  1. #a8a9ed
  2. #b1b1e5
  3. #bab9dd
  4. #c2c2d4
  5. #c9cacc
  6. #d0d2c3
  7. #d6dbba

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8688ca
  2. #9193d5
  3. #9d9ee1
  4. #a8a9ed
  5. #b4b4f9
  6. #bfc0ff
  7. #cbcbff

Tones

  1. #a8a9ed
  2. #afafe7
  3. #b5b4e2
  4. #bbbadc
  5. #c1c0d7
  6. #c6c5d1
  7. #cbcbcb

Tints and Shades

#a8a9ed to white

  1. #a8a9ed
  2. #b7b7f0
  3. #c6c5f3
  4. #d5d3f6
  5. #e3e2f9
  6. #f1f0fc
  7. #ffffff

#a8a9ed to black

  1. #a8a9ed
  2. #8a8bc1
  3. #6d6d97
  4. #51516f
  5. #37374a
  6. #1f1f27
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2705 C
      #a7a4e0
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  2. Caparol

    1. 80 12 270 / Aquarell 80
      #9ca4e8
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 39.4%

#a8a9ed HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8a9ed foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #a8a9ed">…</p>

#a8a9ed background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #a8a9ed">…</p>

#a8a9ed shadow

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8a9ed">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11053549
Binary
10101000, 10101001, 11101101
Hexadecimal
#a8a9ed
LRV
≈ 42.8%
Closest short hex
#aae ΔE = 0.483
RGB
rgb(168, 169, 237)
RGBA
rgba(168, 169, 237, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.293, g: 0.294, b: 0.413
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.663%, blue: 0.929%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5723667 / 0xffa8a9ed
HSL
hsl(239, 66%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 66%, 79%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (239.130), saturation: 29% (0.291), value: 93% (0.929)
HSP
hue: 239.130, saturation: 29.114%, perceived brightness: 69.720%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.406, S: 76.694, L: 71.429
Cubehelix
H: -123.747, S: 0.567, L: 0.691
TSL
T: -2.917, S: 0.075, L: 0.692
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.291), magenta: 29% (0.287), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.071)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 7% (0.071)
XYZ
X: 45.618, Y: 42.814, Z: 85.965
xyY
x: 0.262, y: 0.245, Y: 42.814
CIELab
L: 71.429, a: 14.628, b: -34.110
CIELuv
L: 71.429, u: -4.544, v: -56.546
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.429, C: 37.114, H: 293.212
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.429, C: 56.728, H: 265.406
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.432, a: 9.941, b: -32.092
CIECAM02
J: 62.769, C: 39.705, h: 275.457, Q: 156.092, M: 34.722, s: 47.164, H: 319.455
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.256, jaune: -6.071, green: -0.534
LMS
L: 37.861, M: 41.104, S: 85.257
YCbCr
Y: 167.578, Cb: 158.000, Cr: 122.733
YCgCo
Y: 185.750, Cg: -16.750, Co: 24.750
YDbDr
Y: 176.453, Db: 91.094, Dr: 16.089
YPbPr
Y: 173.683, Pb: 34.115, Pr: -3.628
xvYCC
Y: 165.163, Cb: 157.968, Cr: 124.813
YIQ
Y: 176.453, I: -22.442, Q: 20.946
YUV
Y: 176.453, U: 29.797, V: -7.416
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/8 ΔE = 5.733
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.540

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