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#a8b4e0 Hex Color Code

#a8b4e0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8b4e0 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8b4e0 is comprised of 65.88% red, 70.59% green and 87.84% blue. In the HSL color space #a8b4e0 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 47% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.07 nm.

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#a8b4e0 linear gradient to complementary #d4d1b4

  1. #a8b4e0
  2. #b1b9d9
  3. #b9bdd2
  4. #c0c2ca
  5. #c7c7c3
  6. #ceccbc
  7. #d4d1b4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8592bc
  2. #919dc8
  3. #9ca8d4
  4. #a8b4e0
  5. #b4c0ec
  6. #c0ccf9
  7. #ccd8ff

Tones

  1. #a8b4e0
  2. #adb7db
  3. #b2b9d7
  4. #b7bcd2
  5. #bbbfcd
  6. #c0c1c9
  7. #c4c4c4

Tints and Shades

#a8b4e0 to white

  1. #a8b4e0
  2. #b7c0e5
  3. #c5ccea
  4. #d4d9f0
  5. #e2e5f5
  6. #f1f2fa
  7. #ffffff

#a8b4e0 to black

  1. #a8b4e0
  2. #8a93b7
  3. #6d748f
  4. #515669
  5. #373a46
  6. #1f2025
  7. #000000

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Paints

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  1. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 1.290 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. ★ Safe Haven R157D
      #acb1d9
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 1.433 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 36-e
      #a3add7
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 1.464 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 1.470 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. ★ 80 6 270 / Aquarell 45
      #b0b4dc
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 1.666 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 6022
      #9cb1dc
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  8. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. ★ Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Bridesmaid Dress / T12 37.E3
      #aeb1d8
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  11. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  12. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  13. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  15. Glidden

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2113 C
      #a5b0e3
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. 270 C
      #b4b5df
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  17. Nippon Paint

    1. Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  19. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  20. Duron

    1. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  21. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 48.0%

#a8b4e0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8b4e0 foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #a8b4e0">…</p>

#a8b4e0 background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #a8b4e0">…</p>

#a8b4e0 shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8b4e0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11056352
Binary
10101000, 10110100, 11100000
Hexadecimal
#a8b4e0
LRV
≈ 46.3%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 3.010
RGB
rgb(168, 180, 224)
RGBA
rgba(168, 180, 224, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.294, g: 0.315, b: 0.392
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.698%, blue: 0.878%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5720864 / 0xffa8b4e0
HSL
hsl(227, 47%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 47%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.143), saturation: 25% (0.250), value: 88% (0.878)
HSP
hue: 227.143, saturation: 25.000%, perceived brightness: 71.431%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.221, S: 56.520, L: 73.771
Cubehelix
H: -134.537, S: 0.427, L: 0.711
TSL
T: -2.408, S: 0.059, L: 0.711
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.250), magenta: 20% (0.196), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.122)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 29% (0.294), yellow: 12% (0.122)
XYZ
X: 45.921, Y: 46.348, Z: 77.033
xyY
x: 0.271, y: 0.274, Y: 46.348
CIELab
L: 73.771, a: 5.395, b: -23.434
CIELuv
L: 73.771, u: -8.547, v: -37.684
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.771, C: 24.047, H: 282.964
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.771, C: 38.641, H: 257.221
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.079, a: 1.263, b: -19.432
CIECAM02
J: 65.413, C: 29.612, h: 264.794, Q: 159.346, M: 25.895, s: 40.312, H: 313.613
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.192, jaune: -4.133, green: 0.366
LMS
L: 41.052, M: 46.836, S: 76.523
YCbCr
Y: 171.848, Cb: 149.092, Cr: 119.608
YCgCo
Y: 188.000, Cg: -8.000, Co: 28.000
YDbDr
Y: 181.428, Db: 64.052, Dr: 25.544
YPbPr
Y: 180.612, Pb: 23.380, Pr: -8.024
xvYCC
Y: 171.114, Cb: 148.538, Cr: 120.951
YIQ
Y: 181.428, I: -21.284, Q: 11.152
YUV
Y: 181.428, U: 20.951, V: -11.780
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 2.219
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 8.342

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