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#a8abec Hex Color Code

#a8abec Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8abec is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8abec is comprised of 65.88% red, 67.06% green and 92.55% blue. In the HSL color space #a8abec has a hue of 237° (degrees), 64% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.99 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#a8abec linear gradient to complementary #d7dbb9

  1. #a8abec
  2. #b2b3e4
  3. #babbdc
  4. #c2c3d3
  5. #cacbcb
  6. #d1d3c2
  7. #d7dbb9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #868ac8
  2. #9195d4
  3. #9ca0e0
  4. #a8abec
  5. #b4b6f8
  6. #bfc2ff
  7. #cbcdff

Tones

  1. #a8abec
  2. #afb0e6
  3. #b5b5e1
  4. #bbbadb
  5. #c0c0d6
  6. #c5c5d0
  7. #cacaca

Tints and Shades

#a8abec to white

  1. #a8abec
  2. #b7b9ef
  3. #c6c6f3
  4. #d4d4f6
  5. #e3e2f9
  6. #f1f1fc
  7. #ffffff

#a8abec to black

  1. #a8abec
  2. #8a8cc0
  3. #6d6f97
  4. #51526f
  5. #373849
  6. #1f1f27
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2705 C
      #a7a4e0
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  2. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #a9abde
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 42.8%

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#a8abec HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8abec foreground

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #a8abec">…</p>

#a8abec 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: #a8abec">…</p>

#a8abec shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8abec">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11054060
Binary
10101000, 10101011, 11101100
Hexadecimal
#a8abec
LRV
≈ 43.5%
Closest short hex
#aae ΔE = 0.925
RGB
rgb(168, 171, 236)
RGBA
rgba(168, 171, 236, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.292, g: 0.297, b: 0.410
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.670%, blue: 0.925%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5723156 / 0xffa8abec
HSL
hsl(237, 64%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 64%, 79%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (237.353), saturation: 29% (0.288), value: 93% (0.925)
HSP
hue: 237.353, saturation: 28.814%, perceived brightness: 70.099%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.408, S: 74.994, L: 71.897
Cubehelix
H: -125.193, S: 0.553, L: 0.695
TSL
T: -2.845, S: 0.073, L: 0.696
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.288), magenta: 28% (0.275), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.075)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 33% (0.329), yellow: 7% (0.075)
XYZ
X: 45.848, Y: 43.506, Z: 85.322
xyY
x: 0.262, y: 0.249, Y: 43.506
CIELab
L: 71.897, a: 13.264, b: -32.841
CIELuv
L: 71.897, u: -5.315, v: -54.283
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.897, C: 35.419, H: 291.993
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.897, C: 54.542, H: 264.408
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.959, a: 8.647, b: -30.525
CIECAM02
J: 63.292, C: 38.520, h: 274.102, Q: 156.742, M: 33.685, s: 46.358, H: 318.695
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.247, jaune: -5.836, green: -0.386
LMS
L: 38.431, M: 42.113, S: 84.635
YCbCr
Y: 168.488, Cb: 156.979, Cr: 122.068
YCgCo
Y: 186.500, Cg: -15.500, Co: 25.000
YDbDr
Y: 177.513, Db: 87.995, Dr: 18.104
YPbPr
Y: 175.041, Pb: 32.845, Pr: -4.490
xvYCC
Y: 166.329, Cb: 156.852, Cr: 124.056
YIQ
Y: 177.513, I: -22.669, Q: 19.589
YUV
Y: 177.513, U: 28.783, V: -8.346
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/8 ΔE = 5.271
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.512

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