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#a8b9e3 Hex Color Code

#a8b9e3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8b9e3 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8b9e3 is comprised of 65.88% red, 72.55% green and 89.02% blue. In the HSL color space #a8b9e3 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 51% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.4 nm.

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#a8b9e3 linear gradient to complementary #d7d1b4

  1. #a8b9e3
  2. #b1bddb
  3. #bac1d4
  4. #c2c5cc
  5. #c9c9c4
  6. #d0cdbc
  7. #d7d1b4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8596be
  2. #90a1ca
  3. #9cadd7
  4. #a8b9e3
  5. #b4c5f0
  6. #c0d1fc
  7. #cddeff

Tones

  1. #a8b9e3
  2. #adbbde
  3. #b3bdd9
  4. #b8bfd4
  5. #bcc1cf
  6. #c1c3ca
  7. #c5c5c5

Tints and Shades

#a8b9e3 to white

  1. #a8b9e3
  2. #b7c4e8
  3. #c5d0ec
  4. #d4dbf1
  5. #e2e7f6
  6. #f1f3fa
  7. #ffffff

#a8b9e3 to black

  1. #a8b9e3
  2. #8a97b9
  3. #6d7791
  4. #51586b
  5. #373b47
  6. #1f2126
  7. #000000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 1.331 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 1.437 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-e
      #a3b7de
      ΔE = 1.620 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. ★ 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 658
      #abbade
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. ★ 2717
      #abbde3
      ΔE = 1.783 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  5. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Prince Charming / KM3101-2
      #a6bce3
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  6. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ French Lilac / T12 38.E1
      #acbadd
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Purple Times / NP PB 1496 P
      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. ★ Night Drizzle / NP PB 1504 P
      #a4badf
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  10. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  11. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Twitlight Chimes 28-4
      #a6bce1
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Wings of Pegasus X74R159D
      #a1b5da
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Delectable / 147-4
      #9cb4e2
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  16. Crown Paint

    1. Lupin
      #a0b8de
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  17. Caparol

    1. 42/01
      #9cb8e8
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. 2313
      #9cb4e4
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  18. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R70B
      #a4bcef
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. Delectable 147-4
      #9cb4e2
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  20. Glidden

    1. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. Duchess Blue / 30BB 47/179
      #a3b5d7
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  21. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-3 Panache
      #a4b6d8
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  22. Diamond Vogel

    1. High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  23. Colortrend

    1. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  24. Sikkens

    1. U0.20.70
      #a2b9dc
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  25. Clark+Kensington

    1. Under the Sea / KIDCC-45
      #abbee0
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  26. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A40
      #abbcdc
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 49.8%

#a8b9e3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8b9e3 foreground

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="color: #a8b9e3">…</p>

#a8b9e3 background

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="background-color: #a8b9e3">…</p>

#a8b9e3 shadow

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8b9e3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11057635
Binary
10101000, 10111001, 11100011
Hexadecimal
#a8b9e3
LRV
≈ 48.6%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 2.498
RGB
rgb(168, 185, 227)
RGBA
rgba(168, 185, 227, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.290, g: 0.319, b: 0.391
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.711%, blue: 0.890%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5719581 / 0xffa8b9e3
HSL
hsl(223, 51%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 51%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.712), saturation: 26% (0.260), value: 89% (0.890)
HSP
hue: 222.712, saturation: 25.991%, perceived brightness: 72.738%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.486, S: 58.520, L: 75.181
Cubehelix
H: -139.137, S: 0.447, L: 0.724
TSL
T: -2.217, S: 0.062, L: 0.724
CMYK
cyan: 26% (0.260), magenta: 19% (0.185), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.110)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 11% (0.110)
XYZ
X: 47.359, Y: 48.567, Z: 79.537
xyY
x: 0.270, y: 0.277, Y: 48.567
CIELab
L: 75.181, a: 3.368, b: -22.913
CIELuv
L: 75.181, u: -10.857, v: -36.621
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.181, C: 23.159, H: 278.362
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.181, C: 38.197, H: 253.486
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.690, a: -0.657, b: -18.884
CIECAM02
J: 67.015, C: 29.556, h: 259.930, Q: 161.285, M: 25.846, s: 40.031, H: 311.050
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.185, jaune: -4.023, green: 0.678
LMS
L: 42.652, M: 49.607, S: 79.020
YCbCr
Y: 174.662, Cb: 148.954, Cr: 117.555
YCgCo
Y: 191.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 27.250
YDbDr
Y: 184.705, Db: 63.636, Dr: 31.775
YPbPr
Y: 184.403, Pb: 22.955, Pr: -10.432
xvYCC
Y: 174.370, Cb: 148.164, Cr: 118.836
YIQ
Y: 184.705, I: -23.620, Q: 9.473
YUV
Y: 184.705, U: 20.815, V: -14.655
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 1.641
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.615

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