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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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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#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 / #fff

#a8aae6 to black

  1. #a8aae6
  2. #8a8bbc
  3. #6d6e93
  4. #51526c
  5. #373748
  6. #1f1f26
  7. #000000 / #000

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%

Color Blindness Simulation

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#a8aae6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8aae6 foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #a8aae6">…</p>

#a8aae6 background

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #a8aae6">…</p>

#a8aae6 shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<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: 65.882%, yellow: 66.642%, blue: 90.196%
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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