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#a8b9dd Hex Color Code

#a8b9dd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8b9dd is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8b9dd is comprised of 65.88% red, 72.55% green and 86.67% blue. In the HSL color space #a8b9dd has a hue of 221° (degrees), 44% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.46 nm.

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#a8b9dd linear gradient to complementary #d4ccb1

  1. #a8b9dd
  2. #b1bcd6
  3. #b9bfcf
  4. #c0c2c7
  5. #c7c6c0
  6. #cec9b8
  7. #d4ccb1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8596b8
  2. #90a1c5
  3. #9cadd1
  4. #a8b9dd
  5. #b4c5e9
  6. #c0d1f6
  7. #ccddff

Tones

  1. #a8b9dd
  2. #adbbd9
  3. #b2bcd4
  4. #b6bed0
  5. #bbc0cc
  6. #bfc1c7
  7. #c3c3c3

Tints and Shades

#a8b9dd to white

  1. #a8b9dd
  2. #b7c4e3
  3. #c5d0e8
  4. #d4dbee
  5. #e2e7f4
  6. #f1f3f9
  7. #ffffff

#a8b9dd to black

  1. #a8b9dd
  2. #8a97b4
  3. #6d778d
  4. #515868
  5. #373b45
  6. #1f2125
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 0.582 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 658
      #abbade
      ΔE = 0.702 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. ★ P 106-3 C
      #a8badb
      ΔE = 1.048 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  3. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Purple Times / NP PB 1496 P
      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 1.141 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Ash Purple / NP PB 1494 P
      #b2bdd9
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-e
      #a3b7de
      ΔE = 1.297 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Twitlight Chimes 28-4
      #a6bce1
      ΔE = 1.389 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Gracie's Room 28-6
      #a4b1d3
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-3 Panache
      #a4b6d8
      ΔE = 1.417 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 1-39-3 Glissade
      #b4bcdb
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  7. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple A40
      #abbcdc
      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  9. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.20.70
      #a2b9dc
      ΔE = 1.633 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. U3.14.67
      #a4b4d2
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 1.698 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. Valor / PPG1244-3
      #a3bcdb
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 1.698 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. Valor / PPG1244-3
      #a3bcdb
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  12. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 1.699 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 6063
      #adbad4
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  14. Tollens

    1. ★ T2008-1
      #abb9d7
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. T2011-6
      #a7bbd7
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  15. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Lupin
      #a0b8de
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ticklish
      #afbada
      ΔE = 1.773 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. ★ Blue Gown
      #a9b6d5
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  17. CIL

    1. ★ Roslyn's Blue
      #acbddd
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  18. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Under the Sea / KIDCC-45
      #abbee0
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  19. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0595
      #a9bddd
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Sail into the Horizon / 0595
      #a9bddd
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  21. Berger

    1. ★ Scuba Blue / 7273
      #a7bdde
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Morning Sky / 7249
      #acc1e6
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  22. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Scuba Blue
      #a7bdde
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Morning Sky
      #acc1e6
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  23. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Scuba Blue / 7273
      #a7bdde
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Morning Sky / 7249
      #acc1e6
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  24. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 47-22 Story Book
      #abbad7
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Washed Indigo / KM3109-2
      #a6bbda
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  26. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7353-31 Morning Smile
      #a4b9d8
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  27. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Roslyn's Blue 49BB 51/186
      #a4b9d8
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  28. Dulux

    1. ★ Fragrant Cloud 3
      #a3bada
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. 49BB 51/186
      #aabedc
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  29. Taubmans

    1. ★ Vivacious Violet / T10 38B-1
      #a9bddc
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  30. Caparol

    1. ★ 2205
      #b0b8dc
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  31. Disney

    1. 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  32. Olympic

    1. Vivacious Violet A46-3
      #a6bee0
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  33. Dutch Boy

    1. I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  34. Coronado Paint

    1. 7217 - Berry Blush
      #b2bfe1
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  35. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  36. Plascon

    1. Diamond Girl B4-D2-3
      #9cb4dc
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  37. Asian Paints

    1. Morning Sky / 7249
      #acc1e6
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  38. KILZ

    1. Periwinkle Bloom / B812
      #b3bad8
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. Delicate Blue / B881
      #a2bcdc
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  39. GM / General Motors

    1. Firemist Blue
      #abb9d3
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  40. Duron

    1. Aleutian
      #a3b2d1
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 44.2%

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#a8b9dd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8b9dd foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #a8b9dd">…</p>

#a8b9dd background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #a8b9dd">…</p>

#a8b9dd shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8b9dd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11057629
Binary
10101000, 10111001, 11011101
Hexadecimal
#a8b9dd
LRV
≈ 48.2%
Closest short hex
#abd ΔE = 0.925
RGB
rgb(168, 185, 221)
RGBA
rgba(168, 185, 221, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.293, g: 0.322, b: 0.385
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.709%, blue: 0.867%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5719587 / 0xffa8b9dd
HSL
hsl(221, 44%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 44%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.755), saturation: 24% (0.240), value: 87% (0.867)
HSP
hue: 220.755, saturation: 23.982%, perceived brightness: 72.413%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.400, S: 50.185, L: 74.977
Cubehelix
H: -141.267, S: 0.394, L: 0.721
TSL
T: -2.134, S: 0.057, L: 0.722
CMYK
cyan: 24% (0.240), magenta: 16% (0.163), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.133)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 13% (0.133)
XYZ
X: 46.545, Y: 48.242, Z: 75.252
xyY
x: 0.274, y: 0.284, Y: 48.242
CIELab
L: 74.977, a: 1.964, b: -19.970
CIELuv
L: 74.977, u: -10.623, v: -31.565
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.977, C: 20.066, H: 275.618
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.977, C: 33.305, H: 251.400
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.456, a: -1.930, b: -15.618
CIECAM02
J: 66.786, C: 26.625, h: 257.471, Q: 161.010, M: 23.283, s: 38.027, H: 309.778
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.170, jaune: -3.508, green: 0.752
LMS
L: 42.612, M: 49.601, S: 74.798
YCbCr
Y: 174.074, Cb: 146.320, Cr: 117.981
YCgCo
Y: 189.750, Cg: -4.750, Co: 28.750
YDbDr
Y: 184.021, Db: 55.638, Dr: 30.473
YPbPr
Y: 183.971, Pb: 19.955, Pr: -10.156
xvYCC
Y: 173.999, Cb: 145.529, Cr: 119.079
YIQ
Y: 184.021, I: -21.693, Q: 7.606
YUV
Y: 184.021, U: 18.199, V: -14.055
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 0.777
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.495

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