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#a8b0cb Hex Color Code

#a8b0cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8b0cb is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8b0cb is comprised of 65.88% red, 69.02% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #a8b0cb has a hue of 226° (degrees), 25% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.9 nm.

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#a8b0cb linear gradient to complementary #c6c2ad

  1. #a8b0cb
  2. #aeb3c6
  3. #b3b6c1
  4. #b8b9bc
  5. #bdbcb7
  6. #c2bfb2
  7. #c6c2ad

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #878fa9
  2. #929ab4
  3. #9da5bf
  4. #a8b0cb
  5. #b3bbd7
  6. #bfc7e3
  7. #cbd3ef

Tints and Shades

#a8b0cb to white

  1. #a8b0cb
  2. #b6bdd4
  3. #c5cadc
  4. #d3d7e5
  5. #e2e4ed
  6. #f0f1f6
  7. #ffffff

#a8b0cb to black

  1. #a8b0cb
  2. #8a90a6
  3. #6d7282
  4. #515460
  5. #373940
  6. #1f1f23
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 2223
      #a8b0cc
      ΔE = 0.335 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. ★ 78 4 240 / Pacific 50
      #a0b0cc
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac / PPG1167-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 0.395 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Innuendo / PPG1165-4
      #a4b0c4
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac / 346-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 0.395 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Innuendo / 447-4
      #a5afc4
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e3
      #a8afca
      ΔE = 0.407 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 44/144
      #a8b0c9
      ΔE = 0.672 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. ★ 90BB 46/132
      #b0b1c9
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Freesia / 1432
      #a8b2cd
      ΔE = 0.812 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. ★ Blue Viola / 1424
      #adb4cb
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 0.989 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 0.989 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  9. Behr

    1. ★ 620C-3 Purple Surf
      #abb0c9
      ΔE = 0.999 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Sweet William FF60-1
      #9fadc6
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 105-2 U
      #a9aeca
      ΔE = 1.074 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. 2106 C
      #b1b5ce
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  11. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 1.108 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  12. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lined With Lilacs / 7201
      #a7aecc
      ΔE = 1.239 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. ★ Purple Paradise / 7225
      #a3afc8
      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 1.276 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  14. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Stunning / 39B-4
      #a4aecc
      ΔE = 1.328 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. ★ Happy Hippo / KIDCC-19
      #a5adcd
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  15. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Jumpin' Jack Flash
      #aab3cb
      ΔE = 1.460 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  16. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.12.15
      #a2afcc
      ΔE = 1.548 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  17. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac / T10 38E-1
      #a8afc5
      ΔE = 1.698 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. ★ New Hope / T58-4
      #adaec7
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  18. Duron

    1. ★ Aleutian
      #a3b2d1
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  19. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #adb0cf
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  20. General Paint

    1. ★ Purpura / CL 2414M
      #a5aac5
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  21. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Blue Star 28-7
      #a2aec5
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Gracie's Room 28-6
      #a4b1d3
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  22. Disney

    1. 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  23. Peintures MF

    1. CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  24. Glidden

    1. Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Innuendo / PPG1165-4
      #a4b0c4
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  25. Valspar Paint

    1. Precious Stone
      #abb0c4
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. Blue Gown
      #a9b6d5
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  26. Nippon Paint

    1. Faded Memories / NP PB 1473 P
      #aeaec6
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  27. Sikkens

    1. U3.14.67
      #a4b4d2
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. V0.15.65
      #adb4d4
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  28. Olympic

    1. Lovely Lilac B46-3
      #a4b2c9
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  29. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  30. ICI Paints

    1. 4250 Precocious Purple 90BB 46/132
      #aaabc4
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Jacob's Ladder 70BB 51/139
      #aeb7d0
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  31. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6111
      #a0adc5
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. 6350
      #acb1c4
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  32. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  33. Devoe Paint

    1. Fairy Dust / 70BB 44/144
      #acafc3
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  34. Laura Ashley

    1. 3-4 Forget Me Not
      #a3b2c9
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  36. Earthpaint

    1. 2-38-3 Periwinkle Ice
      #a9b7d2
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. 3-39-3 Twilight Dusk
      #a8b2c5
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  37. Beckers

    1. Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  38. Coronado Paint

    1. 7169 - Lilac Lake
      #b2b1cb
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  39. CIL

    1. Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  40. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Paradise / KM3084-2
      #b1b7cf
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  41. Asian Paints

    1. Sky Scapes / 9145
      #a5b6d1
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 46.1%

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#a8b0cb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8b0cb foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #a8b0cb">…</p>

#a8b0cb background

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="background-color: #a8b0cb">…</p>

#a8b0cb shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8b0cb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11055307
Binary
10101000, 10110000, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#a8b0cb
LRV
≈ 43.7%
Closest short hex
#aac ΔE = 3.518
RGB
rgb(168, 176, 203)
RGBA
rgba(168, 176, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.307, g: 0.322, b: 0.371
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.684%, blue: 0.796%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5721909 / 0xffa8b0cb
HSL
hsl(226, 25%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 25%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.286), saturation: 17% (0.172), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 226.286, saturation: 17.241%, perceived brightness: 69.401%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.900, S: 32.205, L: 72.019
Cubehelix
H: -135.402, S: 0.256, L: 0.692
TSL
T: -2.371, S: 0.038, L: 0.693
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.172), magenta: 13% (0.133), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 31% (0.310), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 42.451, Y: 43.687, Z: 62.684
xyY
x: 0.285, y: 0.294, Y: 43.687
CIELab
L: 72.019, a: 2.805, b: -14.622
CIELuv
L: 72.019, u: -5.754, v: -22.908
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.019, C: 14.889, H: 280.861
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.019, C: 23.620, H: 255.900
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.096, a: -1.024, b: -9.963
CIECAM02
J: 63.456, C: 20.027, h: 263.229, Q: 156.945, M: 17.513, s: 33.405, H: 312.782
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.150, jaune: -2.611, green: 0.345
LMS
L: 39.696, M: 44.672, S: 62.365
YCbCr
Y: 167.774, Cb: 141.037, Cr: 122.571
YCgCo
Y: 180.750, Cg: -4.750, Co: 33.250
YDbDr
Y: 176.686, Db: 39.591, Dr: 16.523
YPbPr
Y: 176.240, Pb: 14.420, Pr: -5.242
xvYCC
Y: 167.359, Cb: 140.667, Cr: 123.395
YIQ
Y: 176.686, I: -13.440, Q: 6.709
YUV
Y: 176.686, U: 12.951, V: -7.620
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 2.429
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.208

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