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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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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#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 / #ccc

Tints and Shades

#a8b6ef to white

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

#a8b6ef to black

  1. #a8b6ef
  2. #8a95c3
  3. #6d7598
  4. #515770
  5. #373b4a
  6. #1f2027
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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%

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#a8b6ef HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8b6ef foreground

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="color: #a8b6ef">…</p>

#a8b6ef background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #a8b6ef">…</p>

#a8b6ef shadow

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<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: 65.882%, yellow: 70.468%, blue: 93.725%
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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