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#a8afef Hex Color Code

#a8afef Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8afef is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8afef is comprised of 65.88% red, 68.63% green and 93.73% blue. In the HSL color space #a8afef has a hue of 234° (degrees), 69% saturation and 80% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.96 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#a8afef linear gradient to complementary #dadcbb

  1. #a8afef
  2. #b2b6e7
  3. #bbbede
  4. #c4c5d6
  5. #cccdcd
  6. #d3d4c4
  7. #dadcbb

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #858dcb
  2. #9198d7
  3. #9ca4e3
  4. #a8afef
  5. #b4bbfb
  6. #c0c6ff
  7. #ccd2ff

Tones

  1. #a8afef
  2. #afb4e9
  3. #b5b9e4
  4. #bcbdde
  5. #c1c2d8
  6. #c7c7d2
  7. #cccccc / #ccc

Tints and Shades

#a8afef to white

  1. #a8afef
  2. #b7bcf2
  3. #c6c9f5
  4. #d5d6f7
  5. #e3e4fa
  6. #f1f1fd
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a8afef to black

  1. #a8afef
  2. #8a8fc3
  3. #6d7198
  4. #515470
  5. #37394a
  6. #1f1f27
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ProMarker

    1. Bluebell
      #acafe4
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  2. Plascon

    1. Evening Moon B7-D2-3
      #b4b4ec
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Violet Mirage B7-B2-2
      #bcb8fc
      ΔE = 4.882 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 3.187 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 5.243 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #a9abde
      ΔE = 3.196 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 4.682 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  5. RAL

    1. RAL 570-3
      #adaddd
      ΔE = 3.597 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. RAL 290 70 25
      #a1a6d6
      ΔE = 5.003 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  6. Duron

    1. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 3.877 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  7. Matthews Paint

    1. Pastel Smalt Blue / 11589
      #a7b7ec
      ΔE = 3.937 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  8. Vista Paint

    1. Petal Soft
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.987 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Roswell
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 4.391 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.987 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 4.391 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  10. Berger

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.987 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 4.391 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  11. Brillux

    1. 51.15.15
      #aba9da
      ΔE = 4.046 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2705 C
      #a7a4e0
      ΔE = 4.080 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. 270 C
      #b4b5df
      ΔE = 5.080 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  13. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 4.098 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  14. Caparol

    1. 88 20 280 / Lavendel 150
      #b0acfc
      ΔE = 4.339 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 4.769 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. Childish Wonder / 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 4.387 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  16. ECOS Paints

    1. Childish Wonder (1261)
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 4.387 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  17. Colortrend

    1. 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 4.387 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  18. Behr

    1. Lavender Sky P540-4
      #9eacdd
      ΔE = 4.407 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  19. Asian Paints

    1. Edge Of Dawn / 7216
      #a4a9d8
      ΔE = 4.445 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a9a9d7
      ΔE = 4.526 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 4.502 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  21. Tikkurila

    1. 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 4.716 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  22. Nerolac

    1. Sweet Lavender - 2340
      #aab1db
      ΔE = 4.762 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Burple - 2347
      #a8b3de
      ΔE = 4.876 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  23. Resene

    1. Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  24. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 5.097 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  25. Valspar Paint

    1. Safe Haven R157D
      #acb1d9
      ΔE = 5.116 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6262
      #a6a9d4
      ΔE = 5.141 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  27. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-e
      #a3add7
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 42.6%

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#a8afef HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8afef foreground

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

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #a8afef">…</p>

#a8afef background

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #a8afef">…</p>

#a8afef shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8afef">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11055087
Binary
10101000, 10101111, 11101111
Hexadecimal
#a8afef
LRV
≈ 45.2%
Closest short hex
#aae ΔE = 2.131
RGB
rgb(168, 175, 239)
RGBA
rgba(168, 175, 239, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.289, g: 0.301, b: 0.411
RYB
red: 65.882%, yellow: 68.381%, blue: 93.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5722129 / 0xffa8afef
HSL
hsl(234, 69%, 80%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 69%, 80%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (234.085), saturation: 30% (0.297), value: 94% (0.937)
HSP
hue: 234.085, saturation: 29.707%, perceived brightness: 71.161%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.463, S: 78.043, L: 73.034
Cubehelix
H: -127.991, S: 0.571, L: 0.706
TSL
T: -2.709, S: 0.074, L: 0.707
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.297), magenta: 27% (0.268), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 6% (0.063)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 31% (0.314), yellow: 6% (0.063)
XYZ
X: 47.054, Y: 45.215, Z: 87.893
xyY
x: 0.261, y: 0.251, Y: 45.215
CIELab
L: 73.034, a: 11.774, b: -32.715
CIELuv
L: 73.034, u: -7.142, v: -53.982
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.034, C: 34.769, H: 289.795
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.034, C: 54.452, H: 262.463
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.242, a: 7.235, b: -30.429
CIECAM02
J: 64.563, C: 38.519, h: 271.368, Q: 158.308, M: 33.684, s: 46.128, H: 317.177
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.242, jaune: -5.796, green: -0.137
LMS
L: 39.632, M: 44.182, S: 87.190
YCbCr
Y: 170.798, Cb: 157.132, Cr: 120.383
YCoCg
Y: 189.250, Cg: -14.250, Co: 24.250
YDbDr
Y: 180.203, Db: 88.462, Dr: 23.219
YPbPr
Y: 178.117, Pb: 32.805, Pr: -6.444
xvYCC
Y: 168.971, Cb: 156.817, Cr: 122.339
YIQ
Y: 180.203, I: -24.731, Q: 18.432
YUV
Y: 180.203, U: 28.936, V: -10.706
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 5.256
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.670

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