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#a8b6ef Hex Color Code

#a8b6ef Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8b6ef is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8b6ef is comprised of 65.88% red, 71.37% green and 93.73% blue. In the HSL color space #a8b6ef has a hue of 228° (degrees), 69% saturation and 80% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.32 nm.

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#a8b6ef linear gradient to complementary #dcdabb

  1. #a8b6ef
  2. #b3bce7
  3. #bcc2de
  4. #c5c8d6
  5. #cdcecd
  6. #d5d4c4
  7. #dcdabb

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8493ca
  2. #909fd6
  3. #9caae2
  4. #a8b6ef
  5. #b4c2fc
  6. #c0ceff
  7. #cddaff

Tones

  1. #a8b6ef
  2. #afbae9
  3. #b5bde3
  4. #bcc1de
  5. #c1c5d8
  6. #c7c8d2
  7. #cccccc

Tints and Shades

#a8b6ef to white

  1. #a8b6ef
  2. #b7c2f2
  3. #c6cef5
  4. #d4daf7
  5. #e3e6fa
  6. #f1f2fc
  7. #ffffff

#a8b6ef to black

  1. #a8b6ef
  2. #8a95c3
  3. #6d7598
  4. #515770
  5. #373b4a
  6. #1f2027
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2113 U
      #a7b2e7
      ΔE = 1.696 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. 2113 C
      #a5b0e3
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Space Box B6-B2-2
      #b0b8f4
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. ★ Desert Water B5-B2-2
      #a8bcf4
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  4. Resene

    1. Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  5. Caparol

    1. 43/02 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/02
      #b4b8f0
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  6. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 50.3%

#a8b6ef HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8b6ef foreground

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #a8b6ef">…</p>

#a8b6ef background

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="background-color: #a8b6ef">…</p>

#a8b6ef shadow

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8b6ef">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11056879
Binary
10101000, 10110110, 11101111
Hexadecimal
#a8b6ef
LRV
≈ 48.0%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 2.330
RGB
rgb(168, 182, 239)
RGBA
rgba(168, 182, 239, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.285, g: 0.309, b: 0.406
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.705%, blue: 0.937%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5720337 / 0xffa8b6ef
HSL
hsl(228, 69%, 80%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 69%, 80%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.169), saturation: 30% (0.297), value: 94% (0.937)
HSP
hue: 228.169, saturation: 29.707%, perceived brightness: 72.729%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.378, S: 76.496, L: 74.832
Cubehelix
H: -133.517, S: 0.559, L: 0.722
TSL
T: -2.453, S: 0.072, L: 0.723
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.297), magenta: 24% (0.238), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 6% (0.063)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 6% (0.063)
XYZ
X: 48.452, Y: 48.011, Z: 88.359
xyY
x: 0.262, y: 0.260, Y: 48.011
CIELab
L: 74.832, a: 7.901, b: -29.942
CIELuv
L: 74.832, u: -10.068, v: -48.953
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.832, C: 30.967, H: 284.782
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.832, C: 49.978, H: 258.378
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.290, a: 3.561, b: -27.104
CIECAM02
J: 66.603, C: 36.203, h: 265.892, Q: 160.789, M: 31.659, s: 44.373, H: 314.200
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.222, jaune: -5.275, green: 0.340
LMS
L: 41.782, M: 47.947, S: 87.690
YCbCr
Y: 174.326, Cb: 155.095, Cr: 117.807
YCgCo
Y: 192.750, Cg: -10.750, Co: 24.250
YDbDr
Y: 184.312, Db: 82.281, Dr: 31.031
YPbPr
Y: 183.122, Pb: 30.110, Pr: -9.622
xvYCC
Y: 173.269, Cb: 154.450, Cr: 119.548
YIQ
Y: 184.312, I: -26.652, Q: 14.774
YUV
Y: 184.312, U: 26.914, V: -14.311
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 4.157
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.895

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