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#a8aae6 Hex Color Code

#a8aae6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8aae6 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8aae6 is comprised of 65.88% red, 66.67% green and 90.2% blue. In the HSL color space #a8aae6 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 55% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.6 nm.

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#a8aae6 linear gradient to complementary #d3d7b7

  1. #a8aae6
  2. #b1b1de
  3. #b9b9d7
  4. #c0c0cf
  5. #c7c8c7
  6. #cdcfbf
  7. #d3d7b7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8689c3
  2. #9194ce
  3. #9d9fda
  4. #a8aae6
  5. #b3b5f2
  6. #bfc1fe
  7. #cbccff

Tones

  1. #a8aae6
  2. #aeafe1
  3. #b3b4dc
  4. #b9b8d7
  5. #bebdd2
  6. #c2c2cc
  7. #c7c7c7

Tints and Shades

#a8aae6 to white

  1. #a8aae6
  2. #b7b8ea
  3. #c6c6ef
  4. #d4d4f3
  5. #e3e2f7
  6. #f1f0fb
  7. #ffffff

#a8aae6 to black

  1. #a8aae6
  2. #8a8bbc
  3. #6d6e93
  4. #51526c
  5. #373748
  6. #1f1f26
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #a9abde
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 6820 Indigo
      #a5aadb
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2705 C
      #a7a4e0
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. 2716 U
      #a1afe9
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  3. Brillux

    1. 51.15.15
      #aba9da
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  4. Caparol

    1. 2214
      #a8acdc
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  5. Plascon

    1. Perfect Pearl B7-E2-3
      #a8a8d8
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  6. Berger

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  7. Vista Paint

    1. Petal Soft
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  8. Scib Paints

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 42.7%

#a8aae6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8aae6 foreground

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="color: #a8aae6">…</p>

#a8aae6 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #a8aae6">…</p>

#a8aae6 shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8aae6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11053798
Binary
10101000, 10101010, 11100110
Hexadecimal
#a8aae6
LRV
≈ 42.8%
Closest short hex
#aae ΔE = 1.787
RGB
rgb(168, 170, 230)
RGBA
rgba(168, 170, 230, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.296, g: 0.299, b: 0.405
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.666%, blue: 0.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5723418 / 0xffa8aae6
HSL
hsl(238, 55%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 55%, 78%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (238.065), saturation: 27% (0.270), value: 90% (0.902)
HSP
hue: 238.065, saturation: 26.957%, perceived brightness: 69.528%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.792, S: 67.700, L: 71.410
Cubehelix
H: -124.608, S: 0.504, L: 0.690
TSL
T: -2.874, S: 0.068, L: 0.691
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.270), magenta: 26% (0.261), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.098)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 10% (0.098)
XYZ
X: 44.802, Y: 42.786, Z: 80.746
xyY
x: 0.266, y: 0.254, Y: 42.786
CIELab
L: 71.410, a: 12.360, b: -30.323
CIELuv
L: 71.410, u: -4.549, v: -49.902
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.410, C: 32.746, H: 292.177
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.410, C: 50.109, H: 264.792
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.411, a: 7.791, b: -27.401
CIECAM02
J: 62.758, C: 36.041, h: 274.751, Q: 156.080, M: 31.518, s: 44.937, H: 319.058
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.235, jaune: -5.391, green: -0.401
LMS
L: 38.099, M: 41.600, S: 80.122
YCbCr
Y: 167.396, Cb: 154.636, Cr: 122.862
YCgCo
Y: 184.500, Cg: -14.500, Co: 26.500
YDbDr
Y: 176.242, Db: 80.880, Dr: 15.686
YPbPr
Y: 173.894, Pb: 30.230, Pr: -3.760
xvYCC
Y: 165.344, Cb: 154.555, Cr: 124.697
YIQ
Y: 176.242, I: -20.467, Q: 18.245
YUV
Y: 176.242, U: 26.456, V: -7.231
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/8 ΔE = 4.615
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.509

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