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#a8b5eb Hex Color Code

#a8b5eb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8b5eb is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8b5eb is comprised of 65.88% red, 70.98% green and 92.16% blue. In the HSL color space #a8b5eb has a hue of 228° (degrees), 63% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.29 nm.

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#a8b5eb linear gradient to complementary #dad8b9

  1. #a8b5eb
  2. #b2bbe3
  3. #bbc0db
  4. #c4c6d2
  5. #ccccca
  6. #d3d2c2
  7. #dad8b9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8592c6
  2. #909ed2
  3. #9ca9df
  4. #a8b5eb
  5. #b4c1f7
  6. #c0cdff
  7. #ccd9ff

Tones

  1. #a8b5eb
  2. #aeb8e6
  3. #b5bce0
  4. #babfdb
  5. #c0c3d5
  6. #c5c6d0
  7. #cacaca

Tints and Shades

#a8b5eb to white

  1. #a8b5eb
  2. #b7c1ee
  3. #c6cdf2
  4. #d4d9f5
  5. #e3e6f9
  6. #f1f2fc
  7. #ffffff

#a8b5eb to black

  1. #a8b5eb
  2. #8a94c0
  3. #6d7596
  4. #51576e
  5. #373a49
  6. #1f2027
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2113 U
      #a7b2e7
      ΔE = 1.087 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. 2716 U
      #a1afe9
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 1.568 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  4. Plascon

    1. Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Desert Water B5-B2-2
      #a8bcf4
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  5. Caparol

    1. 43/02 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/02
      #b4b8f0
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 50.3%

#a8b5eb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8b5eb foreground

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

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #a8b5eb">…</p>

#a8b5eb background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #a8b5eb">…</p>

#a8b5eb shadow

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8b5eb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11056619
Binary
10101000, 10110101, 11101011
Hexadecimal
#a8b5eb
LRV
≈ 47.4%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 2.264
RGB
rgb(168, 181, 235)
RGBA
rgba(168, 181, 235, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.288, g: 0.310, b: 0.402
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.702%, blue: 0.922%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5720597 / 0xffa8b5eb
HSL
hsl(228, 63%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 63%, 79%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.358), saturation: 29% (0.285), value: 92% (0.922)
HSP
hue: 228.358, saturation: 28.511%, perceived brightness: 72.273%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.435, S: 71.120, L: 74.425
Cubehelix
H: -133.331, S: 0.524, L: 0.718
TSL
T: -2.461, S: 0.069, L: 0.719
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.285), magenta: 23% (0.230), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 8% (0.078)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 8% (0.078)
XYZ
X: 47.664, Y: 47.369, Z: 85.213
xyY
x: 0.264, y: 0.263, Y: 47.369
CIELab
L: 74.425, a: 7.475, b: -28.403
CIELuv
L: 74.425, u: -9.471, v: -46.280
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.425, C: 29.370, H: 284.745
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.425, C: 47.239, H: 258.435
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.825, a: 3.172, b: -25.230
CIECAM02
J: 66.144, C: 34.634, h: 266.089, Q: 160.235, M: 30.287, s: 43.476, H: 314.305
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.215, jaune: -5.006, green: 0.313
LMS
L: 41.439, M: 47.393, S: 84.586
YCbCr
Y: 173.430, Cb: 153.630, Cr: 118.459
YCgCo
Y: 191.250, Cg: -10.250, Co: 25.250
YDbDr
Y: 183.269, Db: 77.832, Dr: 29.047
YPbPr
Y: 182.119, Pb: 28.495, Pr: -8.984
xvYCC
Y: 172.408, Cb: 153.031, Cr: 120.108
YIQ
Y: 183.269, I: -25.093, Q: 14.052
YUV
Y: 183.269, U: 25.459, V: -13.396
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 3.381
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.481

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