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#a8b0c8 Hex Color Code

#a8b0c8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8b0c8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8b0c8 is comprised of 65.88% red, 69.02% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #a8b0c8 has a hue of 225° (degrees), 23% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.69 nm.

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#a8b0c8 linear gradient to complementary #c4c0ac

  1. #a8b0c8
  2. #adb3c3
  3. #b2b5bf
  4. #b7b8ba
  5. #bbbbb5
  6. #c0bdb1
  7. #c4c0ac

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #878fa6
  2. #929ab1
  3. #9da5bc
  4. #a8b0c8
  5. #b3bbd4
  6. #bfc7df
  7. #cbd3eb

Tints and Shades

#a8b0c8 to white

  1. #a8b0c8
  2. #b6bdd1
  3. #c5cada
  4. #d3d7e3
  5. #e2e4ec
  6. #f0f1f6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a8b0c8 to black

  1. #a8b0c8
  2. #8a90a3
  3. #6d7280
  4. #51545f
  5. #373940
  6. #1f1f22
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 0.294 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 44/144
      #a8b0c9
      ΔE = 0.351 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. ★ Starlit Night 4
      #a6afc8
      ΔE = 0.585 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ U6.11.65
      #aab2cb
      ΔE = 0.838 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. V3.10.66
      #b1b3ca
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 1.001 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 620C-3 Purple Surf
      #abb0c9
      ΔE = 1.010 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Subtle Grape PPKB-17
      #a8b3c5
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  6. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Jumpin' Jack Flash
      #aab3cb
      ΔE = 1.072 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e3
      #a8afca
      ΔE = 1.155 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Freesia / 1432
      #a8b2cd
      ΔE = 1.278 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. ★ Blue Viola / 1424
      #adb4cb
      ΔE = 1.579 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  9. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Paradise / 7225
      #a3afc8
      ΔE = 1.279 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. ★ Lined With Lilacs / 7201
      #a7aecc
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac / PPG1167-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 1.376 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. ★ Innuendo / PPG1165-4
      #a4b0c4
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac / 346-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 1.376 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Lilac Time / 446-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ 2223
      #a8b0cc
      ΔE = 1.401 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 78 4 240 / Pacific 50
      #a0b0cc
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Precious Stone
      #abb0c4
      ΔE = 1.518 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. ★ Dried Lavender
      #acaec9
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 1.522 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  15. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Blue Star 28-7
      #a2aec5
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  16. Olympic

    1. ★ Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 1.804 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. ★ Lovely Lilac B46-3
      #a4b2c9
      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 651
      #a1adc7
      ΔE = 1.808 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 644
      #9eb0c9
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  18. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Fairy Dust / 70BB 44/144
      #acafc3
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. ★ Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6350
      #acb1c4
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. ★ 6111
      #a0adc5
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  20. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-39-3 Twilight Dusk
      #a8b2c5
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. 2-38-3 Periwinkle Ice
      #a9b7d2
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  21. Glidden

    1. ★ Innuendo / PPG1165-4
      #a4b0c4
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  22. CIL

    1. ★ Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  23. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 3-4 Forget Me Not
      #a3b2c9
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  24. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.12.15
      #a2afcc
      ΔE = 2.102 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  25. Taubmans

    1. ★ Mulberry Bush / T12 38.D10
      #afb2c6
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. Periwinkle Bloom / T12 38.E3
      #adb7ce
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  26. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  27. Resene

    1. ★ Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  28. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Stunning / 39B-4
      #a4aecc
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Happy Hippo / KIDCC-19
      #a5adcd
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  29. Nippon Paint

    1. Faded Memories / NP PB 1473 P
      #aeaec6
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Ringo Blue / NP N 1970 P
      #a4adbe
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  30. General Paint

    1. Purpura / CL 2414M
      #a5aac5
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  31. ICI Paints

    1. 4250 Precocious Purple 90BB 46/132
      #aaabc4
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Quantum Haze 70BB 50/110
      #afb5c8
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  32. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  33. Crayola

    1. Cadet Blue
      #a9b2c3
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  34. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 35 - Blue
      #a5b5cc
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  35. Beckers

    1. Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  36. California Paints

    1. DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  37. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Spacious Sky / 1062
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  38. Tollens

    1. T2009-2
      #a9b5c8
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  39. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Paradise / KM3084-2
      #b1b7cf
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  40. Duron

    1. Aleutian
      #a3b2d1
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  41. Asian Paints

    1. Sky Scapes / 9145
      #a5b6d1
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  42. Coronado Paint

    1. 7169 - Lilac Lake
      #b2b1cb
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 45.2%

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#a8b0c8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8b0c8 foreground

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="color: #a8b0c8">…</p>

#a8b0c8 background

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #a8b0c8">…</p>

#a8b0c8 shadow

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8b0c8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11055304
Binary
10101000, 10110000, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#a8b0c8
LRV
≈ 43.5%
Closest short hex
#aab ΔE = 3.907
RGB
rgb(168, 176, 200)
RGBA
rgba(168, 176, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.309, g: 0.324, b: 0.368
RYB
red: 65.882%, yellow: 68.392%, blue: 78.431%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5721912 / 0xffa8b0c8
HSL
hsl(225, 23%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 23%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.000), saturation: 16% (0.160), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 225.000, saturation: 16.000%, perceived brightness: 69.249%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.646, S: 28.661, L: 71.923
Cubehelix
H: -136.722, S: 0.231, L: 0.691
TSL
T: -2.315, S: 0.035, L: 0.692
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.160), magenta: 12% (0.120), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 31% (0.310), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 42.097, Y: 43.545, Z: 60.820
xyY
x: 0.287, y: 0.297, Y: 43.545
CIELab
L: 71.923, a: 2.150, b: -13.120
CIELuv
L: 71.923, u: -5.607, v: -20.419
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.923, C: 13.295, H: 279.308
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.923, C: 21.175, H: 254.646
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.989, a: -1.608, b: -8.454
CIECAM02
J: 63.350, C: 18.389, h: 261.572, Q: 156.814, M: 16.081, s: 32.023, H: 311.908
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.143, jaune: -2.352, green: 0.386
LMS
L: 39.678, M: 44.669, S: 60.528
YCbCr
Y: 167.480, Cb: 139.720, Cr: 122.784
YCgCo
Y: 180.000, Cg: -4.000, Co: 34.000
YDbDr
Y: 176.344, Db: 35.592, Dr: 15.872
YPbPr
Y: 176.024, Pb: 12.920, Pr: -5.104
xvYCC
Y: 167.174, Cb: 139.349, Cr: 123.516
YIQ
Y: 176.344, I: -12.476, Q: 5.776
YUV
Y: 176.344, U: 11.643, V: -7.320
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/4 ΔE = 2.303
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.534

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