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#a8abc9 Hex Color Code

#a8abc9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8abc9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8abc9 is comprised of 65.88% red, 67.06% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #a8abc9 has a hue of 235° (degrees), 23% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.08 nm.

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#a8abc9 linear gradient to complementary #c4c4ad

  1. #a8abc9
  2. #adafc4
  3. #b2b3c0
  4. #b7b7bb
  5. #bbbcb7
  6. #c0c0b2
  7. #c4c4ad

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #878aa7
  2. #9295b2
  3. #9da0be
  4. #a8abc9
  5. #b3b6d4
  6. #bec1e0
  7. #cacdec

Tints and Shades

#a8abc9 to white

  1. #a8abc9
  2. #b6b9d2
  3. #c5c6db
  4. #d3d4e4
  5. #e2e2ed
  6. #f0f1f6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a8abc9 to black

  1. #a8abc9
  2. #8a8ca4
  3. #6d6f81
  4. #51525f
  5. #373840
  6. #1f1f23
  7. #000000 / #000

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Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ Wisteria Blue M550-4
      #a9abc9
      ΔE = 0.288 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Bohemianism S570-3
      #b7b3c9
      ΔE = 4.551 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 0.647 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Ashley's Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #aaa6c9
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  3. Nerolac

    1. ★ Tiffany - 2333
      #a9aac5
      ΔE = 1.097 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Violaceous - 4216
      #b6b4c7
      ΔE = 5.019 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  4. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 290 70 15
      #a6a8c5
      ΔE = 1.136 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. RAL 580-3
      #a7b2d1
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 105-2 U
      #a9aeca
      ΔE = 1.279 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. 7681 U
      #9db0d0
      ΔE = 4.251 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  6. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Mertensia de Virgini
      #a6aacc
      ΔE = 1.314 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Cap au lierre
      #a7a7ce
      ΔE = 3.211 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 1.463 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. CF10454
      #9ca7c3
      ΔE = 3.197 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  8. Beckers

    1. ★ Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Isglass 738 / 2215-R86B
      #afa9ca
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  9. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #adb0cf
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 7523 Indigo
      #9ea8cf
      ΔE = 3.488 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2030-R60B
      #a8acd0
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R60B
      #9ca2ba
      ΔE = 4.326 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ New Hope / T58-4
      #adaec7
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Hazy Shade / T59-5
      #9ca2b7
      ΔE = 4.916 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  12. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.15
      #b0aecc
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. 48.15.15
      #b5aad2
      ΔE = 5.125 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  13. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Purpley Puff / 7232
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 4.733 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Purpley Puff / 7232
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 4.733 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  15. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  16. General Paint

    1. ★ Frivolous / CL 2444M
      #a6a6c8
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Effervescent / CL 2454M
      #ada7c8
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  17. Nippon Paint

    1. Faded Memories / NP PB 1473 P
      #aeaec6
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Millenia / NP PB 1444 P
      #b3adc9
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  18. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Gateway To Paradise / 7168
      #a3a6c9
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 4.218 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  19. Resene

    1. Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 3.069 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  20. Wattyl

    1. Pennyroyal / D66W
      #a0a6c8
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Princess Satin / D65W
      #bab4ca
      ΔE = 5.212 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. Sweet Violet
      #a8a5c4
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Dusky Lavender
      #b7a8c5
      ΔE = 5.144 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  22. Duron

    1. Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Aleutian
      #a3b2d1
      ΔE = 3.642 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. Central Mauve / 1412 / Heather Field / CC-970
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Crocus / 1404
      #b3abc9
      ΔE = 3.213 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  24. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Indulgent - 6969
      #9fabcf
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Forever Lilac - 9067
      #afa5c7
      ΔE = 4.039 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  25. Sikkens

    1. V0.15.65
      #acb3d2
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. W0.15.65
      #b1a9d2
      ΔE = 4.705 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  26. Dulux

    1. 90BB 46/132
      #b0b1c9
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. 50BB 46/129
      #a7b4c9
      ΔE = 4.995 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  27. Chrysler

    1. Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Bradenton Blue
      #98a3c4
      ΔE = 4.142 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  28. Ford

    1. Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 3.013 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R70B
      #a4a3c4
      ΔE = 3.015 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. S 2020-R80B
      #97a5c3
      ΔE = 4.255 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  30. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5184T Purple Heather
      #a6a3c2
      ΔE = 3.038 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 841
      #a8adbc
      ΔE = 4.899 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  31. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6303
      #b4afcb
      ΔE = 3.086 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 6064
      #9fb4d3
      ΔE = 5.162 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  32. Dutch Boy

    1. Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 3.137 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Lavender Sunset
      #a2a2ca
      ΔE = 4.424 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  33. Devoe Paint

    1. Night Magic / 03RB 42/220
      #b0a8ca
      ΔE = 3.364 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Ceremonial Blue
      #94a8c8
      ΔE = 4.981 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  34. Tollens

    1. T2097-2
      #aba8cf
      ΔE = 3.413 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. T2008-2
      #96a6c3
      ΔE = 4.574 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  35. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-d1
      #a0acd3
      ΔE = 3.440 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 35-e1
      #9db1d6
      ΔE = 4.733 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  36. Diamond Vogel

    1. Butterfly Bush / 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 3.488 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Royal Proclamation / 1297
      #ada3be
      ΔE = 4.333 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  37. Colortrend

    1. 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 3.488 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 1253
      #bab1cf
      ΔE = 4.610 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  38. Porter Paints

    1. Easter Egg / 347-4
      #9aa9c8
      ΔE = 3.568 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 4.263 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  39. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 3.591 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Bon Vivant
      #a8aaba
      ΔE = 4.463 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  40. Focoltone

    1. 4043
      #b4afc6
      ΔE = 3.660 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  41. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blue Star 28-7
      #a2aec5
      ΔE = 3.670 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Smoky Grape 30-23
      #a3a2b8
      ΔE = 4.223 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  42. KILZ

    1. Zodiac / B741
      #9fa1c1
      ΔE = 3.675 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Fortnight Lily / A862
      #a29eba
      ΔE = 4.819 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  43. Dupont

    1. CAS675
      #afa7cb
      ΔE = 3.688 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  44. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sapphire Fog / 821
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 3.719 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Madder Blue / 1154
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 4.492 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  45. California Paints

    1. DE 5899 - Sapphire Fog
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 3.719 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 5.007 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  46. Disney

    1. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 3.738 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 4.047 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  47. Matthews Paint

    1. Floe Blue Met. / 25362
      #aeacbe
      ΔE = 3.995 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  48. Earthpaint

    1. 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #abaebf
      ΔE = 4.195 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 4.235 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  49. Rodda Paint

    1. Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 4.218 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Teresa's True Color 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 4.953 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  50. Olympic

    1. Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 4.277 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Lovely Lilac B46-3
      #a4b2c9
      ΔE = 4.433 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  51. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 4.283 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. 7350-42 Night Fever
      #a4a2cc
      ΔE = 4.940 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  52. Coronado Paint

    1. 7208 - Petal Soft
      #a1abd6
      ΔE = 4.289 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 7168 - Gateway To Paradise
      #9d9ec4
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  53. Kansai Paint

    1. Grape Ice
      #a2a1c7
      ΔE = 4.312 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Mystery
      #b3acbf
      ΔE = 4.583 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  54. Asian Paints

    1. River Blue / 9161
      #98a5c0
      ΔE = 4.319 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Lined With Lilac / 7201
      #a4a0c6
      ΔE = 4.713 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  55. Auro

    1. Agapanthus
      #99a2c6
      ΔE = 4.328 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  56. Sico

    1. 6048-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 4.419 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  57. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 4.464 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  58. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Innuendo / PPG1165-4
      #a4b0c4
      ΔE = 4.555 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Velvet Morning 247-4
      #99aed6
      ΔE = 5.127 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  59. ECOS Paints

    1. Petunia Trail (1253)
      #bab1cf
      ΔE = 4.610 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Lazy Day (0596)
      #9aafd2
      ΔE = 4.690 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  60. Plascon

    1. Igloo B6-E2-3
      #a0a8d4
      ΔE = 4.621 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  61. Laura Ashley

    1. 3-4 Forget Me Not
      #a3b2c9
      ΔE = 4.637 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. 44-19 Lavender Spray
      #a8a4b5
      ΔE = 5.114 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  62. GM / General Motors

    1. Norfolk Gray
      #9ba9bf
      ΔE = 4.719 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  63. Vista Paint

    1. Purpley Puff
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 4.733 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Washed Indigo
      #98afd3
      ΔE = 5.173 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  64. ICI Paints

    1. Night Magic 03RB 42/220
      #a5a2cb
      ΔE = 4.758 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 5.073 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  65. Clark+Kensington

    1. Photogenic / 42B-4
      #b5aec1
      ΔE = 4.776 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Field of Lavender / 41A-3
      #a4a2b4
      ΔE = 5.153 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  66. CIL

    1. Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 4.836 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Ceremonial Blue
      #94a8c8
      ΔE = 4.981 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  67. Caparol

    1. 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 4.955 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. 02/17
      #b0a4bc
      ΔE = 5.006 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  68. Kelly-Moore

    1. Royal Glimmer / KM3061-2
      #a09ec2
      ΔE = 4.970 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. Barrymore / KM3053-2
      #a2a0b5
      ΔE = 5.021 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  69. Bristol

    1. Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  70. Tikkurila

    1. 4893
      #a8abb9
      ΔE = 5.097 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  71. Graham & Brown

    1. Rapunzel's Lovely Lilac
      #b7a8c7
      ΔE = 5.107 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  72. Crayola

    1. Cadet Blue
      #a9b2c3
      ΔE = 5.109 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  73. Sto

    1. 34203
      #a39eb7
      ΔE = 5.139 / LRV ≈ 35.7%

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#a8abc9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8abc9 foreground

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #a8abc9">…</p>

#a8abc9 background

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #a8abc9">…</p>

#a8abc9 shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8abc9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11054025
Binary
10101000, 10101011, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#a8abc9
LRV
≈ 41.7%
Closest short hex
#aac ΔE = 1.504
RGB
rgb(168, 171, 201)
RGBA
rgba(168, 171, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.311, g: 0.317, b: 0.372
RYB
red: 65.882%, yellow: 66.961%, blue: 78.824%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5723191 / 0xffa8abc9
HSL
hsl(235, 23%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 23%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (234.545), saturation: 16% (0.164), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 234.545, saturation: 16.418%, perceived brightness: 68.160%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.339, S: 32.797, L: 70.641
Cubehelix
H: -127.585, S: 0.254, L: 0.680
TSL
T: -2.728, S: 0.037, L: 0.680
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.164), magenta: 15% (0.149), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 33% (0.329), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 41.252, Y: 41.667, Z: 61.116
xyY
x: 0.286, y: 0.289, Y: 41.667
CIELab
L: 70.641, a: 5.110, b: -15.598
CIELuv
L: 70.641, u: -3.329, v: -24.750
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.641, C: 16.414, H: 288.140
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.641, C: 24.973, H: 262.339
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.550, a: 1.110, b: -10.951
CIECAM02
J: 61.929, C: 20.729, h: 271.415, Q: 155.045, M: 18.128, s: 34.193, H: 317.203
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.159, jaune: -2.799, green: 0.003
LMS
L: 38.204, M: 42.078, S: 60.792
YCbCr
Y: 165.058, Cb: 141.614, Cr: 124.553
YCoCg
Y: 177.750, Cg: -6.750, Co: 33.750
YDbDr
Y: 173.523, Db: 41.340, Dr: 10.509
YPbPr
Y: 172.521, Pb: 15.345, Pr: -2.880
xvYCC
Y: 164.165, Cb: 141.480, Cr: 125.470
YIQ
Y: 173.523, I: -11.425, Q: 8.700
YUV
Y: 173.523, U: 13.523, V: -4.845
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/6 ΔE = 3.561
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.094

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