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#a8b3db Hex Color Code

#a8b3db Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8b3db is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8b3db is comprised of 65.88% red, 70.2% green and 85.88% blue. In the HSL color space #a8b3db has a hue of 227° (degrees), 41% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.19 nm.

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#a8b3db linear gradient to complementary #d1cdb2

  1. #a8b3db
  2. #b0b7d4
  3. #b7bbce
  4. #bec0c7
  5. #c5c4c0
  6. #cbc9b9
  7. #d1cdb2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8691b7
  2. #919cc3
  3. #9ca7cf
  4. #a8b3db
  5. #b4bfe7
  6. #c0caf3
  7. #cbd6ff

Tones

  1. #a8b3db
  2. #adb5d7
  3. #b1b8d3
  4. #b6bacf
  5. #babdca
  6. #bebfc6
  7. #c2c2c2

Tints and Shades

#a8b3db to white

  1. #a8b3db
  2. #b7bfe1
  3. #c5cce7
  4. #d4d8ed
  5. #e2e5f3
  6. #f1f2f9
  7. #ffffff

#a8b3db to black

  1. #a8b3db
  2. #8a93b3
  3. #6d738c
  4. #515667
  5. #373a45
  6. #1f2025
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 0.333 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Wings of Pegasus X74R159D
      #a1b5da
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  2. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 0.507 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. ★ Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 1.783 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  3. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 1.000 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. ★ Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 1.809 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 1.298 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. ★ 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 1.538 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 1.413 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Lavender Fields / T12 37.E4
      #b0b2d3
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 1.435 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 6022
      #9cb1dc
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  7. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 1.443 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  8. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 1.443 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  10. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 1.783 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  12. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Purple Times / NP PB 1496 P
      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  14. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Gracie's Room 28-6
      #a4b1d3
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  15. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  17. Glidden

    1. ★ Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. Duchess Blue / 30BB 47/179
      #a3b5d7
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  18. Sikkens

    1. V0.15.65
      #adb4d4
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  19. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2134 U
      #9fb0d6
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. 7451 XGC
      #9baed8
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  20. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  21. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-d1
      #a0acd3
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 35-e1
      #9db1d6
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  22. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-3 Panache
      #a4b6d8
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  23. Clark+Kensington

    1. European Charm / 39C-4
      #a0add1
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  24. Kelly-Moore

    1. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  25. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R60B
      #a8acd0
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  26. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  27. Coronado Paint

    1. 7208 - Petal Soft
      #a1abd6
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 41.6%

#a8b3db HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8b3db foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #a8b3db">…</p>

#a8b3db background

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #a8b3db">…</p>

#a8b3db shadow

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8b3db">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11056091
Binary
10101000, 10110011, 11011011
Hexadecimal
#a8b3db
LRV
≈ 45.7%
Closest short hex
#abd ΔE = 3.574
RGB
rgb(168, 179, 219)
RGBA
rgba(168, 179, 219, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.297, g: 0.316, b: 0.387
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.694%, blue: 0.859%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5721125 / 0xffa8b3db
HSL
hsl(227, 41%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 41%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.059), saturation: 23% (0.233), value: 86% (0.859)
HSP
hue: 227.059, saturation: 23.288%, perceived brightness: 70.930%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.021, S: 50.418, L: 73.336
Cubehelix
H: -134.621, S: 0.385, L: 0.706
TSL
T: -2.405, S: 0.054, L: 0.707
CMYK
cyan: 23% (0.233), magenta: 18% (0.183), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.141)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 30% (0.298), yellow: 14% (0.141)
XYZ
X: 45.051, Y: 45.678, Z: 73.447
xyY
x: 0.274, y: 0.278, Y: 45.678
CIELab
L: 73.336, a: 4.776, b: -21.374
CIELuv
L: 73.336, u: -7.878, v: -34.181
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.336, C: 21.901, H: 282.595
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.336, C: 35.077, H: 257.021
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.586, a: 0.710, b: -17.122
CIECAM02
J: 64.926, C: 27.430, h: 264.636, Q: 158.753, M: 23.987, s: 38.871, H: 313.529
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.182, jaune: -3.775, green: 0.355
LMS
L: 40.709, M: 46.289, S: 72.984
YCbCr
Y: 170.854, Cb: 147.188, Cr: 120.331
YCgCo
Y: 186.250, Cg: -7.250, Co: 29.250
YDbDr
Y: 180.271, Db: 58.270, Dr: 23.343
YPbPr
Y: 179.537, Pb: 21.265, Pr: -7.340
xvYCC
Y: 170.191, Cb: 146.680, Cr: 121.552
YIQ
Y: 180.271, I: -19.403, Q: 10.119
YUV
Y: 180.271, U: 19.060, V: -10.765
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 1.999
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 8.263

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