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#a8b8e3 Hex Color Code

#a8b8e3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8b8e3 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8b8e3 is comprised of 65.88% red, 72.16% green and 89.02% blue. In the HSL color space #a8b8e3 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 51% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.84 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#a8b8e3 linear gradient to complementary #d7d1b4

  1. #a8b8e3
  2. #b1bcdb
  3. #bac0d4
  4. #c2c4cc
  5. #c9c8c4
  6. #d0cdbc
  7. #d7d1b4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8595be
  2. #90a0ca
  3. #9cacd7
  4. #a8b8e3
  5. #b4c4ef
  6. #c0d0fc
  7. #ccdcff

Tones

  1. #a8b8e3
  2. #adbade
  3. #b3bcd9
  4. #b8bed4
  5. #bcc1cf
  6. #c1c3ca
  7. #c5c5c5

Tints and Shades

#a8b8e3 to white

  1. #a8b8e3
  2. #b7c3e8
  3. #c5cfec
  4. #d4dbf1
  5. #e2e7f6
  6. #f1f3fa
  7. #ffffff

#a8b8e3 to black

  1. #a8b8e3
  2. #8a97b9
  3. #6d7791
  4. #51586b
  5. #373b47
  6. #1f2026
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 1.090 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 1.093 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 1.166 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 1.166 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 1.253 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-e
      #a3b7de
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. ★ 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  8. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 658
      #abbade
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. ★ 2717
      #abbde3
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Wings of Pegasus X74R159D
      #a1b5da
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ French Lilac / T12 38.E1
      #acbadd
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  14. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Prince Charming / KM3101-2
      #a6bce3
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  15. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Times / NP PB 1496 P
      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  16. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  17. Caparol

    1. 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  18. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R70B
      #a4bcef
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  19. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Twitlight Chimes 28-4
      #a6bce1
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  20. Colortrend

    1. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  21. Diamond Vogel

    1. High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  22. Crown Paint

    1. Lupin
      #a0b8de
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  23. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-3 Panache
      #a4b6d8
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 46.3%

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#a8b8e3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8b8e3 foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #a8b8e3">…</p>

#a8b8e3 background

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="background-color: #a8b8e3">…</p>

#a8b8e3 shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8b8e3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11057379
Binary
10101000, 10111000, 11100011
Hexadecimal
#a8b8e3
LRV
≈ 48.2%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 2.339
RGB
rgb(168, 184, 227)
RGBA
rgba(168, 184, 227, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.290, g: 0.318, b: 0.392
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.708%, blue: 0.890%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5719837 / 0xffa8b8e3
HSL
hsl(224, 51%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 51%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (223.729), saturation: 26% (0.260), value: 89% (0.890)
HSP
hue: 223.729, saturation: 25.991%, perceived brightness: 72.508%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.406, S: 58.937, L: 74.920
Cubehelix
H: -138.054, S: 0.448, L: 0.721
TSL
T: -2.260, S: 0.062, L: 0.722
CMYK
cyan: 26% (0.260), magenta: 19% (0.189), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.110)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 11% (0.110)
XYZ
X: 47.150, Y: 48.151, Z: 79.468
xyY
x: 0.270, y: 0.276, Y: 48.151
CIELab
L: 74.920, a: 3.913, b: -23.311
CIELuv
L: 74.920, u: -10.422, v: -37.342
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.920, C: 23.638, H: 279.529
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.920, C: 38.769, H: 254.406
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.391, a: -0.144, b: -19.327
CIECAM02
J: 66.716, C: 29.849, h: 261.099, Q: 160.925, M: 26.102, s: 40.274, H: 311.660
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.188, jaune: -4.097, green: 0.609
LMS
L: 42.332, M: 49.045, S: 78.945
YCbCr
Y: 174.158, Cb: 149.245, Cr: 117.923
YCgCo
Y: 190.750, Cg: -6.750, Co: 27.250
YDbDr
Y: 184.118, Db: 64.519, Dr: 30.659
YPbPr
Y: 183.688, Pb: 23.340, Pr: -9.978
xvYCC
Y: 173.756, Cb: 148.503, Cr: 119.235
YIQ
Y: 184.118, I: -23.346, Q: 9.996
YUV
Y: 184.118, U: 21.104, V: -14.140
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 1.858
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.763

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