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#a8aac6 Hex Color Code

#a8aac6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8aac6 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8aac6 is comprised of 65.88% red, 66.67% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #a8aac6 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 21% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.11 nm.

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#a8aac6 linear gradient to complementary #c1c2ac

  1. #a8aac6
  2. #adaec2
  3. #b1b2be
  4. #b5b6b9
  5. #b9bab5
  6. #bdbeb0
  7. #c1c2ac

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #878aa5
  2. #9294b0
  3. #9d9fbb
  4. #a8aac6
  5. #b3b5d1
  6. #bec0dd
  7. #cacce9

Tints and Shades

#a8aac6 to white

  1. #a8aac6
  2. #b6b8cf
  3. #c5c6d9
  4. #d3d4e2
  5. #e2e2ec
  6. #f0f0f5
  7. #ffffff

#a8aac6 to black

  1. #a8aac6
  2. #8a8ba2
  3. #6d6e7f
  4. #51525e
  5. #37373f
  6. #1f1f22
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Glidden

    1. ★ Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 0.635 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Lavender Phlox
      #b1abc5
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4250 Precocious Purple 90BB 46/132
      #aaabc4
      ΔE = 1.063 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. New Age Blue 70BB 43/127
      #a0a8bf
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  3. Beckers

    1. ★ Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 1.167 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Isglass 738 / 2215-R86B
      #afa9ca
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  4. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Ashley's Heather
      #a5a7c6
      ΔE = 1.431 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. ★ Ashley's Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #a8a7bf
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Dried Lavender
      #acaec9
      ΔE = 1.494 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. ★ Sweet Violet
      #a8a5c4
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 3 290 / Litho 20
      #a8a8c8
      ΔE = 1.540 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 75 3 320 / Viola 15
      #b0a8c4
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 1.553 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. ★ CF10711
      #aca9c0
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  8. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Chardon écossais
      #a6a6c5
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. ★ Mertensia de Virgini
      #a6aacc
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ New Hope / T58-4
      #adaec7
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Lovely Lilac / T10 38E-1
      #a8afc5
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  10. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lined With Lilacs / 7201
      #a7aecc
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. Gateway To Paradise / 7168
      #a3a6c9
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  11. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  12. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Paradise
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Luster Blue
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Central Mauve / 1412
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Enchanted / 2070-50
      #b0b0cc
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  16. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Faded Memories / NP PB 1473 P
      #aeaec6
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Millenia / NP PB 1444 P
      #b3adc9
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e3
      #a8afca
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 37-e4
      #9fa6bf
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  18. Duron

    1. ★ Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  19. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.15
      #b0aecc
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  20. Clark+Kensington

    1. Grounded / 40B-4
      #a0a5c0
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Purple Lilac / 41C-4
      #afaccc
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  21. Behr

    1. 620C-3 Purple Surf
      #abb0c9
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. 620B-4 Pixie Violet
      #a6abd0
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  22. General Paint

    1. Frivolous / CL 2444M
      #a6a6c8
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Effervescent / CL 2454M
      #ada7c8
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  23. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #adb0cf
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  24. Earthpaint

    1. 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #a4a3be
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  25. Porter Paints

    1. Lovely Lilac / 346-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  26. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Lovely Lilac / PPG1167-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  27. Dulux

    1. 70BB 44/144
      #a8b0c9
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 90BB 46/132
      #b0b1c9
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  28. Pantone / PMS

    1. 536
      #abb0c7
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. 651
      #a1adc7
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  29. Laura Ashley

    1. 1603 Lilac 3
      #b2adcb
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  30. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R60B
      #a8acd0
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  31. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6309
      #a1abcd
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. 6351
      #a9a5bc
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  32. Resene

    1. Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  33. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5184T Purple Heather
      #a6a3c2
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  34. Diamond Vogel

    1. Butterfly Bush / 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  35. Colortrend

    1. 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  36. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R70B
      #a4a3c4
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  37. Coronado Paint

    1. 7169 - Lilac Lake
      #b2b1cb
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  38. Ford

    1. Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 43.4%

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#a8aac6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8aac6 foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #a8aac6">…</p>

#a8aac6 background

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #a8aac6">…</p>

#a8aac6 shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8aac6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11053766
Binary
10101000, 10101010, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#a8aac6
LRV
≈ 41.2%
Closest short hex
#aac ΔE = 1.937
RGB
rgb(168, 170, 198)
RGBA
rgba(168, 170, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.313, g: 0.317, b: 0.369
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.666%, blue: 0.776%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5723450 / 0xffa8aac6
HSL
hsl(236, 21%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 21%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.000), saturation: 15% (0.152), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 236.000, saturation: 15.152%, perceived brightness: 67.779%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.308, S: 29.996, L: 70.282
Cubehelix
H: -126.329, S: 0.233, L: 0.676
TSL
T: -2.789, S: 0.034, L: 0.677
CMYK
cyan: 15% (0.152), magenta: 14% (0.141), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 22% (0.224)
XYZ
X: 40.714, Y: 41.151, Z: 59.213
xyY
x: 0.289, y: 0.292, Y: 41.151
CIELab
L: 70.282, a: 5.007, b: -14.487
CIELuv
L: 70.282, u: -2.693, v: -22.952
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.282, C: 15.328, H: 289.066
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.282, C: 23.109, H: 263.308
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.149, a: 1.029, b: -9.824
CIECAM02
J: 61.535, C: 19.448, h: 272.518, Q: 154.550, M: 17.007, s: 33.172, H: 317.813
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.154, jaune: -2.610, green: -0.031
LMS
L: 37.897, M: 41.569, S: 58.912
YCbCr
Y: 164.260, Cb: 140.588, Cr: 125.134
YCgCo
Y: 176.500, Cg: -6.500, Co: 34.500
YDbDr
Y: 172.594, Db: 38.224, Dr: 8.742
YPbPr
Y: 171.590, Pb: 14.230, Pr: -2.288
xvYCC
Y: 163.366, Cb: 140.500, Cr: 125.990
YIQ
Y: 172.594, I: -10.187, Q: 8.289
YUV
Y: 172.594, U: 12.504, V: -4.030
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 3.809
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.474

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