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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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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#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 / #fff

#a8b4e0 to black

  1. #a8b4e0
  2. #8a93b7
  3. #6d748f
  4. #515669
  5. #373a46
  6. #1f2025
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  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. Sikkens

    1. U4.21.64
      #9fb5e1
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  18. Nippon Paint

    1. Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  19. 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%
  20. Sherwin-Williams

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

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

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

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#a8b4e0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8b4e0 foreground

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #a8b4e0">…</p>

#a8b4e0 background

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

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #a8b4e0">…</p>

#a8b4e0 shadow

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="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: 65.882%, yellow: 69.758%, blue: 87.843%
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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