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#a8b2c8 Hex Color Code

#a8b2c8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8b2c8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8b2c8 is comprised of 65.88% red, 69.8% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #a8b2c8 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 23% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.61 nm.

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#a8b2c8 linear gradient to complementary #c5beab

  1. #a8b2c8
  2. #adb4c3
  3. #b2b6be
  4. #b7b8ba
  5. #bcbab5
  6. #c1bcb0
  7. #c5beab

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8690a5
  2. #919bb1
  3. #9da7bc
  4. #a8b2c8
  5. #b3bed4
  6. #bfc9e0
  7. #cbd5ec

Tints and Shades

#a8b2c8 to white

  1. #a8b2c8
  2. #b6bed1
  3. #c5cbda
  4. #d3d8e3
  5. #e2e5ec
  6. #f0f2f6
  7. #ffffff

#a8b2c8 to black

  1. #a8b2c8
  2. #8a92a3
  3. #6d7380
  4. #51555f
  5. #373940
  6. #1f2022
  7. #000000

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      #abb4c9
      ΔE = 0.888 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. ★ Lovely Lilac / T10 38E-1
      #a8afc5
      ΔE = 1.242 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  2. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 0.938 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Enchantment / 30BB 47/161
      #a4b6c9
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  3. CIL

    1. ★ Peace
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      ΔE = 0.938 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Margate Blue
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      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  4. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Jumpin' Jack Flash
      #aab3cb
      ΔE = 0.963 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Prairie Purple
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      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 1.038 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-39-3 Twilight Dusk
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      ΔE = 1.098 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. 3-38-3 Wafted Feather
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      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Innuendo / 447-4
      #a5afc4
      ΔE = 1.189 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Lilac Time / 446-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ Morning Jewel 4
      #a5b3c8
      ΔE = 1.275 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Wild Water 4
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      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Innuendo / PPG1165-4
      #a4b0c4
      ΔE = 1.389 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Lilac Time / PPG1168-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Innuendo / PPG1165-4
      #a4b0c4
      ΔE = 1.389 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Lilac Time / PPG1168-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Mountain High R182D
      #adb4cb
      ΔE = 1.399 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Blue Bonnet R171D
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      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  12. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 3-4 Forget Me Not
      #a3b2c9
      ΔE = 1.407 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  13. Chrysler

    1. ★ Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Platinum Blue
      #a0b2c6
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  14. Tollens

    1. ★ T2009-2
      #a9b5c8
      ΔE = 1.622 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  15. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Paradise / 7225
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      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  16. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Blue Star 28-7
      #a2aec5
      ΔE = 1.710 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  17. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 C 35 - Blue
      #a5b5cc
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  18. Crayola

    1. ★ Cadet Blue
      #a9b2c3
      ΔE = 1.785 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  19. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 1.794 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. ★ DD414-1
      #aab8cf
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Freesia / 1432
      #a8b2cd
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Sunrise / 829
      #a6b8ce
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Quantum Haze 70BB 50/110
      #afb5c8
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Jacob's Ladder 70BB 51/139
      #aeb7d0
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  22. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Spacious Sky / 1062
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  23. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
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    1. ★ Daydreaming NEKB-43
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      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Sweet William FF60-1
      #9fadc6
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  25. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6111
      #a0adc5
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. 6105
      #9fafc4
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  26. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e3
      #a8afca
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  27. Caparol

    1. 2223
      #a8b0cc
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 78 4 240 / Pacific 50
      #a0b0cc
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  28. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 108-2 C
      #a0acc4
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. 644
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      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  29. Bristol

    1. Lilac Silk / P107-C3
      #acb9d0
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  30. Resene

    1. Icebreaker B79-023-257
      #a9b7c9
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Shinto B79-020-250
      #a6b5c6
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
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    1. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  32. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purpley Puff / KM3093-2
      #acb2c1
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. Purple Paradise / KM3084-2
      #b1b7cf
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
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    1. Sky Scapes / 9145
      #a5b6d1
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  34. Nippon Paint

    1. Ringo Blue / NP N 1970 P
      #a4adbe
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  35. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  36. Sikkens

    1. T9.07.67
      #acb5c4
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  37. Brillux

    1. 57.12.15
      #a2b4d0
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. 54.12.15
      #a2afcc
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  38. GM / General Motors

    1. Firemist Blue
      #abb9d3
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
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    1. 6172-41 Chopin
      #a9b1bf
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
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    1. 7233 - Favorite Things
      #acb6c5
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
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    1. Lilac Time C46-3
      #a2acbd
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Innuendo C47-3
      #a1b1c2
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  42. Diamond Vogel

    1. Blue Pot / 0624
      #a1b1c2
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  43. Colortrend

    1. 0624
      #a1b1c2
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  44. Levis

    1. Mild Lavender
      #a1b1c2
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 42.9%

#a8b2c8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8b2c8 foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #a8b2c8">…</p>

#a8b2c8 background

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="background-color: #a8b2c8">…</p>

#a8b2c8 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 #a8b2c8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11055816
Binary
10101000, 10110010, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#a8b2c8
LRV
≈ 44.3%
Closest short hex
#abc ΔE = 4.127
RGB
rgb(168, 178, 200)
RGBA
rgba(168, 178, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.308, g: 0.326, b: 0.366
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.689%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5721400 / 0xffa8b2c8
HSL
hsl(221, 23%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 23%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.250), saturation: 16% (0.160), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 221.250, saturation: 16.000%, perceived brightness: 69.709%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.018, S: 27.382, L: 72.452
Cubehelix
H: -140.723, S: 0.227, L: 0.696
TSL
T: -2.155, S: 0.036, L: 0.696
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.160), magenta: 11% (0.110), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 30% (0.302), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 42.492, Y: 44.335, Z: 60.951
xyY
x: 0.288, y: 0.300, Y: 44.335
CIELab
L: 72.452, a: 1.060, b: -12.327
CIELuv
L: 72.452, u: -6.542, v: -19.018
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.452, C: 12.373, H: 274.917
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.452, C: 20.111, H: 251.018
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.585, a: -2.611, b: -7.665
CIECAM02
J: 63.940, C: 17.786, h: 257.097, Q: 157.542, M: 15.553, s: 31.421, H: 309.585
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.137, jaune: -2.208, green: 0.533
LMS
L: 40.286, M: 45.733, S: 60.670
YCbCr
Y: 168.488, Cb: 139.138, Cr: 122.048
YCgCo
Y: 181.000, Cg: -3.000, Co: 34.000
YDbDr
Y: 177.518, Db: 33.826, Dr: 18.104
YPbPr
Y: 177.454, Pb: 12.150, Pr: -6.012
xvYCC
Y: 168.402, Cb: 138.673, Cr: 122.719
YIQ
Y: 177.518, I: -13.025, Q: 4.730
YUV
Y: 177.518, U: 11.065, V: -8.350
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/4 ΔE = 1.429
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.493

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