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#a8b5ea Hex Color Code

#a8b5ea Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8b5ea is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8b5ea is comprised of 65.88% red, 70.98% green and 91.76% blue. In the HSL color space #a8b5ea has a hue of 228° (degrees), 61% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.39 nm.

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#a8b5ea linear gradient to complementary #d9d7b9

  1. #a8b5ea
  2. #b2bbe2
  3. #bbc0da
  4. #c3c6d2
  5. #cbcbca
  6. #d2d1c1
  7. #d9d7b9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8592c5
  2. #909ed1
  3. #9ca9de
  4. #a8b5ea
  5. #b4c1f6
  6. #c0cdff
  7. #ccd9ff

Tones

  1. #a8b5ea
  2. #aeb8e5
  3. #b4bcdf
  4. #babfda
  5. #bfc2d4
  6. #c4c6cf
  7. #c9c9c9

Tints and Shades

#a8b5ea to white

  1. #a8b5ea
  2. #b7c1ee
  3. #c6cdf1
  4. #d4d9f5
  5. #e3e6f8
  6. #f1f2fc
  7. #ffffff

#a8b5ea to black

  1. #a8b5ea
  2. #8a94bf
  3. #6d7595
  4. #51576e
  5. #373a49
  6. #1f2027
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2113 U
      #a7b2e7
      ΔE = 1.060 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. 2716 U
      #a1afe9
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  4. Plascon

    1. Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Desert Water B5-B2-2
      #a8bcf4
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  5. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  6. Caparol

    1. 43/02 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/02
      #b4b8f0
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 49.1%

#a8b5ea HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8b5ea foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="color: #a8b5ea">…</p>

#a8b5ea background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #a8b5ea">…</p>

#a8b5ea shadow

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8b5ea">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11056618
Binary
10101000, 10110101, 11101010
Hexadecimal
#a8b5ea
LRV
≈ 47.3%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 2.188
RGB
rgb(168, 181, 234)
RGBA
rgba(168, 181, 234, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.288, g: 0.310, b: 0.401
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.701%, blue: 0.918%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5720598 / 0xffa8b5ea
HSL
hsl(228, 61%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 61%, 79%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.182), saturation: 28% (0.282), value: 92% (0.918)
HSP
hue: 228.182, saturation: 28.205%, perceived brightness: 72.216%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.279, S: 69.730, L: 74.389
Cubehelix
H: -133.505, S: 0.515, L: 0.717
TSL
T: -2.454, S: 0.068, L: 0.718
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.282), magenta: 23% (0.226), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 8% (0.082)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 8% (0.082)
XYZ
X: 47.520, Y: 47.312, Z: 84.454
xyY
x: 0.265, y: 0.264, Y: 47.312
CIELab
L: 74.389, a: 7.233, b: -27.917
CIELuv
L: 74.389, u: -9.426, v: -45.432
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.389, C: 28.839, H: 284.525
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.389, C: 46.399, H: 258.279
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.783, a: 2.947, b: -24.650
CIECAM02
J: 66.104, C: 34.157, h: 265.912, Q: 160.186, M: 29.870, s: 43.182, H: 314.211
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.213, jaune: -4.920, green: 0.324
LMS
L: 41.432, M: 47.392, S: 83.838
YCbCr
Y: 173.332, Cb: 153.191, Cr: 118.530
YCgCo
Y: 191.000, Cg: -10.000, Co: 25.500
YDbDr
Y: 183.155, Db: 76.499, Dr: 28.830
YPbPr
Y: 182.047, Pb: 27.995, Pr: -8.938
xvYCC
Y: 172.346, Cb: 152.592, Cr: 120.149
YIQ
Y: 183.155, I: -24.771, Q: 13.741
YUV
Y: 183.155, U: 25.023, V: -13.296
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 3.205
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.316

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