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

#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

#a8abc9 to black

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

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Glidden

    1. ★ Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 0.647 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Lovely Lilac / PPG1167-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 105-2 U
      #a9aeca
      ΔE = 1.279 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. P 102-9 U
      #b1adc9
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 41/168
      #a4a8c5
      ΔE = 1.292 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. Marble Swirl 4
      #aeb0c8
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  4. General Paint

    1. ★ Purpura / CL 2414M
      #a5aac5
      ΔE = 1.305 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Tyre / CL 2434M
      #a1a8cc
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 4 265 / Astra 10
      #a4a8c8
      ΔE = 1.319 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. ★ 75 3 290 / Litho 20
      #a8a8c8
      ΔE = 1.376 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  6. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lined With Lilacs / 7201
      #a7aecc
      ΔE = 1.371 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. Gateway To Paradise / 7168
      #a3a6c9
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  7. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Ashley's Heather
      #a5a7c6
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Ashley's Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #a8a7bf
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  8. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 1.463 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. CF10711
      #aca9c0
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Dried Lavender
      #acaec9
      ΔE = 1.471 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Sweet Violet
      #a8a5c4
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4250 Precocious Purple 90BB 46/132
      #aaabc4
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 4228 Fairy Dust 70BB 44/144
      #9fa8c2
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  11. 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%
  12. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Chardon écossais
      #a6a6c5
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Lin de Narbonne
      #9ea8ca
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #adb0cf
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e3
      #a8afca
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  15. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2030-R60B
      #a8acd0
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ New Hope / T58-4
      #adaec7
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Lavender Fields / T12 37.E4
      #b0b2d3
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  17. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  18. Berger

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Paradise
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6309
      #a1abcd
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  21. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  22. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-4 Pixie Violet
      #a6abd0
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 620C-3 Purple Surf
      #abb0c9
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Enchanted / 2070-50
      #b0b0cc
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Central Mauve / 1412
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  24. Porter Paints

    1. Lovely Lilac / 346-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  25. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Lovely Lilac / PPG1167-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  26. 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%
  27. Resene

    1. Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  28. Laura Ashley

    1. 1603 Lilac 3
      #b2adcb
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  29. Duron

    1. Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  30. Brillux

    1. 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. 54.12.15
      #a2afcc
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  31. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Indulgent - 6969
      #9fabcf
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  32. Coronado Paint

    1. 7169 - Lilac Lake
      #b2b1cb
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  33. Earthpaint

    1. 2-39-3 Light Grape
      #abb3d0
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  34. Chrysler

    1. Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  35. Kelly-Moore

    1. Lined with Lilacs / KM3060-2
      #b3b1d0
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 45.6%

#a8abc9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8abc9 foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #a8abc9">…</p>

#a8abc9 background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

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

#a8abc9 shadow

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<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: 0.659%, yellow: 0.670%, blue: 0.788%
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
YCgCo
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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