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#a8b6e6 Hex Color Code

#a8b6e6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8b6e6 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8b6e6 is comprised of 65.88% red, 71.37% green and 90.2% blue. In the HSL color space #a8b6e6 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 55% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.33 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#a8b6e6 linear gradient to complementary #d8d4b6

  1. #a8b6e6
  2. #b2bbde
  3. #bac0d6
  4. #c2c5ce
  5. #cacac6
  6. #d1cfbe
  7. #d8d4b6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8593c1
  2. #909fcd
  3. #9caada
  4. #a8b6e6
  5. #b4c2f2
  6. #c0ceff
  7. #ccdaff

Tones

  1. #a8b6e6
  2. #aeb9e1
  3. #b3bcdc
  4. #b9bed7
  5. #bec1d1
  6. #c2c4cc
  7. #c7c7c7

Tints and Shades

#a8b6e6 to white

  1. #a8b6e6
  2. #b7c2ea
  3. #c6ceee
  4. #d4daf3
  5. #e2e6f7
  6. #f1f2fb
  7. #ffffff

#a8b6e6 to black

  1. #a8b6e6
  2. #8a95bc
  3. #6d7593
  4. #51576c
  5. #373b48
  6. #1f2026
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 1.174 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 1.269 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Desert Water B5-B2-2
      #a8bcf4
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Delectable / 147-4
      #9cb4e2
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2113 U
      #a7b2e7
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. ★ 2113 C
      #a5b0e3
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Delectable 147-4
      #9cb4e2
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  10. Caparol

    1. 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. 2313
      #9cb4e4
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Safe Haven R157D
      #acb1d9
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  14. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R70B
      #a4bcef
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  15. Taubmans

    1. Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  16. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 46.0%

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#a8b6e6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8b6e6 foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #a8b6e6">…</p>

#a8b6e6 background

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #a8b6e6">…</p>

#a8b6e6 shadow

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8b6e6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11056870
Binary
10101000, 10110110, 11100110
Hexadecimal
#a8b6e6
LRV
≈ 47.5%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 1.906
RGB
rgb(168, 182, 230)
RGBA
rgba(168, 182, 230, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.290, g: 0.314, b: 0.397
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.704%, blue: 0.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5720346 / 0xffa8b6e6
HSL
hsl(226, 55%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 55%, 78%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.452), saturation: 27% (0.270), value: 90% (0.902)
HSP
hue: 226.452, saturation: 26.957%, perceived brightness: 72.218%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.815, S: 63.865, L: 74.504
Cubehelix
H: -135.234, S: 0.477, L: 0.718
TSL
T: -2.378, S: 0.064, L: 0.719
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.270), magenta: 21% (0.209), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.098)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 10% (0.098)
XYZ
X: 47.155, Y: 47.493, Z: 81.530
xyY
x: 0.268, y: 0.270, Y: 47.493
CIELab
L: 74.504, a: 5.721, b: -25.573
CIELuv
L: 74.504, u: -9.680, v: -41.321
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.504, C: 26.205, H: 282.610
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.504, C: 42.440, H: 256.815
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.915, a: 1.539, b: -21.903
CIECAM02
J: 66.239, C: 31.916, h: 264.115, Q: 160.350, M: 27.910, s: 41.721, H: 313.251
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.200, jaune: -4.502, green: 0.437
LMS
L: 41.718, M: 47.937, S: 80.964
YCbCr
Y: 173.444, Cb: 151.144, Cr: 118.446
YCgCo
Y: 190.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: 26.500
YDbDr
Y: 183.286, Db: 70.284, Dr: 29.078
YPbPr
Y: 182.474, Pb: 25.610, Pr: -9.208
xvYCC
Y: 172.713, Cb: 150.497, Cr: 119.911
YIQ
Y: 183.286, I: -23.761, Q: 11.974
YUV
Y: 183.286, U: 22.990, V: -13.410
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 2.883
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 8.472

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