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#a8b6e1 Hex Color Code

#a8b6e1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8b6e1 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8b6e1 is comprised of 65.88% red, 71.37% green and 88.24% blue. In the HSL color space #a8b6e1 has a hue of 225° (degrees), 49% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.04 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#a8b6e1 linear gradient to complementary #d5d1b4

  1. #a8b6e1
  2. #b1bada
  3. #b9bfd2
  4. #c1c3cb
  5. #c8c8c3
  6. #cfccbc
  7. #d5d1b4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8593bd
  2. #919fc9
  3. #9caad5
  4. #a8b6e1
  5. #b4c2ed
  6. #c0cefa
  7. #ccdaff

Tones

  1. #a8b6e1
  2. #adb8dc
  3. #b2bbd7
  4. #b7bdd3
  5. #bbbfce
  6. #c0c2c9
  7. #c4c4c4

Tints and Shades

#a8b6e1 to white

  1. #a8b6e1
  2. #b7c2e6
  3. #c5ceeb
  4. #d4daf0
  5. #e2e6f5
  6. #f1f2fa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a8b6e1 to black

  1. #a8b6e1
  2. #8a95b8
  3. #6d7590
  4. #51576a
  5. #373b46
  6. #1f2026
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Nerolac

    1. ★ Burple - 2347
      #a8b3de
      ΔE = 1.145 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. ★ Sweet Lavender - 2340
      #aab1db
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 1.148 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 6063
      #adbad4
      ΔE = 4.799 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 1.300 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Velvet Morning / 247-4
      #99aed6
      ΔE = 4.045 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  4. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 1.366 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 1.440 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 36-e
      #a3add7
      ΔE = 3.199 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Roslyn's Periwinkle Blue / 49BB 51/186
      #b0bce0
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Serendipity B80-026-266
      #b1b9d3
      ΔE = 4.639 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  9. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Canterbury Bells / T12 38.D2
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 4.188 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ U4.21.64
      #9fb5e1
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. V0.15.65
      #acb3d2
      ΔE = 3.437 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. 43/06
      #a8c0e8
      ΔE = 3.982 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  13. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Childish Wonder / 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 4.508 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Freesia / 1432
      #a8b2cd
      ΔE = 4.559 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. 658
      #abbade
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. P 106-3 U
      #a8b5d6
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  16. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Sway / 9153
      #acbce2
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbbfe3
      ΔE = 4.688 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  17. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Times / NP PB 1496 P
      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Ash Purple / NP PB 1494 P
      #b2bdd9
      ΔE = 4.651 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 3.418 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  20. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Indulgent - 6969
      #9fabcf
      ΔE = 4.502 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  22. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-3 Panache
      #a4b6d8
      ΔE = 3.005 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 1-39-3 Glissade
      #b4bcdb
      ΔE = 3.970 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  23. Crown Paint

    1. Lupin
      #a0b8de
      ΔE = 3.096 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  24. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Gracie's Room 28-6
      #a4b1d3
      ΔE = 3.156 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. Brandy Flame 28-5
      #b5bbd7
      ΔE = 4.550 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  25. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R70B
      #a4bcef
      ΔE = 3.170 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R70B
      #9bafd2
      ΔE = 4.392 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  26. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 3.314 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Clear Purple A50
      #97b1da
      ΔE = 4.007 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  27. Colortrend

    1. 0604
      #9aafdc
      ΔE = 3.354 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 0596
      #9aafd2
      ΔE = 4.564 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  28. Duron

    1. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 3.594 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 4.392 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  29. Disney

    1. 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 3.611 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 4.779 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  30. Bristol

    1. Eye Shadow / P106-C4
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 3.653 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Canterbury Bells / P106-C3
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 4.188 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  31. Scib Paints

    1. Prince Charming / 7248
      #98afdc
      ΔE = 3.674 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Scuba Blue / 7273
      #a7bdde
      ΔE = 4.275 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  32. Tollens

    1. T2008-1
      #abb9d7
      ΔE = 3.699 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. T2011-6
      #a7bbd7
      ΔE = 5.044 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  33. Brillux

    1. 57.18.15
      #96b2df
      ΔE = 3.809 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 57.15.15
      #99afd7
      ΔE = 3.908 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  34. General Paint

    1. Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 3.893 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Tyrian / CL 2425M
      #9fa9d0
      ΔE = 4.791 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  35. Coronado Paint

    1. 7208 - Petal Soft
      #a1abd6
      ΔE = 3.895 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 7217 - Berry Blush
      #b2bfe1
      ΔE = 3.952 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  36. Clark+Kensington

    1. European Charm / 39C-4
      #a0add1
      ΔE = 3.912 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Paparazzi / 40C-4
      #bab8da
      ΔE = 4.576 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  37. CIL

    1. Roslyn's Blue
      #acbddd
      ΔE = 3.954 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  38. Behr

    1. Anemone 590B-4
      #98afd8
      ΔE = 3.967 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Cornflower Blue 580B-5
      #92b1da
      ΔE = 5.050 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  39. Tikkurila

    1. 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 3.993 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  40. Laura Ashley

    1. 47-22 Story Book
      #abbad7
      ΔE = 4.125 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 1504 Sapphire 4
      #95aed7
      ΔE = 4.629 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  41. California Paints

    1. DE 5905 - Larkspur Bud
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 4.126 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
    2. DE 5891 - Sky High
      #a7c2eb
      ΔE = 4.739 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  42. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Larkspur Bud / 1186
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 4.126 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
    2. Sky High / 989
      #a7c2eb
      ΔE = 4.739 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  43. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #adb0cf
      ΔE = 4.151 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #a9abde
      ΔE = 4.936 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  44. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 4.190 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 5.135 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  45. Olympic

    1. Purple Passion A45-3
      #b5bddc
      ΔE = 4.191 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Vivacious Violet A46-3
      #a6bee0
      ΔE = 4.498 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  46. ICI Paints

    1. Roslyn's Blue 49BB 51/186
      #a4b9d8
      ΔE = 4.272 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 5.077 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  47. Valspar Paint

    1. Mysterious Blue
      #9aaed3
      ΔE = 4.312 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Simply Periwinkle
      #94add5
      ΔE = 5.044 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  48. KILZ

    1. Slow Dance / B802
      #9aabd4
      ΔE = 4.422 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Delicate Blue / B881
      #a2bcdc
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  49. Peintures MF

    1. Cafard du lundi
      #96add7
      ΔE = 4.491 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Rive du Delaware
      #94acd9
      ΔE = 4.797 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  50. Designers Guild

    1. Jodphur
      #95b8ee
      ΔE = 4.587 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  51. Berger

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 4.633 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 4.737 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  52. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  53. Vista Paint

    1. Washed Indigo
      #98afd3
      ΔE = 4.732 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Roswell
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 4.811 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  54. GM / General Motors

    1. Firemist Blue
      #abb9d3
      ΔE = 4.804 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  55. Dulux

    1. 50BB 45/185
      #9db1d0
      ΔE = 4.836 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 49BB 51/186
      #aabedc
      ΔE = 4.880 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  56. Plascon

    1. Dreamcatcher B4-B2-2
      #98bce8
      ΔE = 4.866 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. Igloo B6-E2-3
      #a0a8d4
      ΔE = 4.963 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  57. Beckers

    1. Hav 760 / S 2014-R91B
      #b3afd0
      ΔE = 5.095 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  58. Chrysler

    1. Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 5.187 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  59. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 5.192 / LRV ≈ 42.9%

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#a8b6e1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8b6e1 foreground

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="color: #a8b6e1">…</p>

#a8b6e1 background

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #a8b6e1">…</p>

#a8b6e1 shadow

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8b6e1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11056865
Binary
10101000, 10110110, 11100001
Hexadecimal
#a8b6e1
LRV
≈ 47.2%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 2.673
RGB
rgb(168, 182, 225)
RGBA
rgba(168, 182, 225, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.292, g: 0.317, b: 0.391
RYB
red: 65.882%, yellow: 70.290%, blue: 88.235%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5720351 / 0xffa8b6e1
HSL
hsl(225, 49%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 49%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.263), saturation: 25% (0.253), value: 88% (0.882)
HSP
hue: 225.263, saturation: 25.333%, perceived brightness: 71.941%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.684, S: 57.023, L: 74.328
Cubehelix
H: -136.450, S: 0.433, L: 0.716
TSL
T: -2.327, S: 0.060, L: 0.717
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.253), magenta: 19% (0.191), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.118)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 12% (0.118)
XYZ
X: 46.463, Y: 47.216, Z: 77.885
xyY
x: 0.271, y: 0.275, Y: 47.216
CIELab
L: 74.328, a: 4.534, b: -23.129
CIELuv
L: 74.328, u: -9.466, v: -37.093
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.328, C: 23.569, H: 281.092
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.328, C: 38.281, H: 255.684
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.714, a: 0.451, b: -19.104
CIECAM02
J: 66.043, C: 29.475, h: 262.787, Q: 160.112, M: 25.776, s: 40.123, H: 312.548
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.188, jaune: -4.072, green: 0.494
LMS
L: 41.684, M: 47.932, S: 77.374
YCbCr
Y: 172.954, Cb: 148.949, Cr: 118.801
YCoCg
Y: 189.250, Cg: -7.250, Co: 27.750
YDbDr
Y: 182.716, Db: 63.619, Dr: 27.993
YPbPr
Y: 182.114, Pb: 23.110, Pr: -8.978
xvYCC
Y: 172.404, Cb: 148.301, Cr: 120.113
YIQ
Y: 182.716, I: -22.154, Q: 10.418
YUV
Y: 182.716, U: 20.810, V: -12.910
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 1.973
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.983

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