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#a8b8e4 Hex Color Code

#a8b8e4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8b8e4 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8b8e4 is comprised of 65.88% red, 72.16% green and 89.41% blue. In the HSL color space #a8b8e4 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 53% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.67 nm.

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

#a8b8e4 linear gradient to complementary #d7d1b5

  1. #a8b8e4
  2. #b1bcdc
  3. #bac0d5
  4. #c2c4cd
  5. #c9c8c5
  6. #d0cdbd
  7. #d7d1b5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8595bf
  2. #90a0cb
  3. #9cacd8
  4. #a8b8e4
  5. #b4c4f0
  6. #c0d0fd
  7. #ccdcff

Tones

  1. #a8b8e4
  2. #aebadf
  3. #b3bdda
  4. #b8bfd5
  5. #bdc1d0
  6. #c2c4cb
  7. #c6c6c6

Tints and Shades

#a8b8e4 to white

  1. #a8b8e4
  2. #b7c3e9
  3. #c5cfed
  4. #d4dbf2
  5. #e2e7f6
  6. #f1f3fb
  7. #ffffff

#a8b8e4 to black

  1. #a8b8e4
  2. #8a97ba
  3. #6d7792
  4. #51586b
  5. #373b47
  6. #1f2026
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 0.972 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 1.110 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 1.252 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  4. Glidden

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 1.252 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 1.369 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 1.441 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-e
      #a3b7de
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. ★ 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  10. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 658
      #abbade
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 2717
      #abbde3
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Wings of Pegasus X74R159D
      #a1b5da
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  13. Taubmans

    1. Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. French Lilac / T12 38.E1
      #acbadd
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  14. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R70B
      #a4bcef
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  15. Kelly-Moore

    1. Prince Charming / KM3101-2
      #a6bce3
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  16. Nippon Paint

    1. Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Purple Times / NP PB 1496 P
      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  17. Caparol

    1. 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  18. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  19. Diamond Vogel

    1. High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  20. Colortrend

    1. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  21. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Twitlight Chimes 28-4
      #a6bce1
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  22. Crown Paint

    1. Lupin
      #a0b8de
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 47.0%

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#a8b8e4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8b8e4 foreground

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="color: #a8b8e4">…</p>

#a8b8e4 background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #a8b8e4">…</p>

#a8b8e4 shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8b8e4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11057380
Binary
10101000, 10111000, 11100100
Hexadecimal
#a8b8e4
LRV
≈ 48.2%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 2.112
RGB
rgb(168, 184, 228)
RGBA
rgba(168, 184, 228, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.290, g: 0.317, b: 0.393
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.708%, blue: 0.894%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5719836 / 0xffa8b8e4
HSL
hsl(224, 53%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 53%, 78%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.000), saturation: 26% (0.263), value: 89% (0.894)
HSP
hue: 224.000, saturation: 26.316%, perceived brightness: 72.563%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.679, S: 60.331, L: 74.955
Cubehelix
H: -137.768, S: 0.457, L: 0.722
TSL
T: -2.272, S: 0.062, L: 0.722
CMYK
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 19% (0.193), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.106)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 11% (0.106)
XYZ
X: 47.289, Y: 48.206, Z: 80.197
xyY
x: 0.269, y: 0.274, Y: 48.206
CIELab
L: 74.955, a: 4.150, b: -23.800
CIELuv
L: 74.955, u: -10.462, v: -38.187
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.955, C: 24.159, H: 279.891
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.955, C: 39.594, H: 254.679
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.430, a: 0.072, b: -19.883
CIECAM02
J: 66.755, C: 30.335, h: 261.418, Q: 160.972, M: 26.527, s: 40.595, H: 311.828
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.190, jaune: -4.183, green: 0.597
LMS
L: 42.338, M: 49.046, S: 79.663
YCbCr
Y: 174.256, Cb: 149.684, Cr: 117.852
YCgCo
Y: 191.000, Cg: -7.000, Co: 27.000
YDbDr
Y: 184.232, Db: 65.852, Dr: 30.876
YPbPr
Y: 183.760, Pb: 23.840, Pr: -10.024
xvYCC
Y: 173.817, Cb: 148.942, Cr: 119.195
YIQ
Y: 184.232, I: -23.667, Q: 10.307
YUV
Y: 184.232, U: 21.540, V: -14.240
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 2.149
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.840

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