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#a8bbce Hex Color Code

#a8bbce Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8bbce is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #a8bbce is comprised of 65.88% red, 73.33% green and 80.78% blue. In the HSL color space #a8bbce has a hue of 210° (degrees), 28% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.44 nm.

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#a8bbce linear gradient to complementary #cbbcab

  1. #a8bbce
  2. #afbbc8
  3. #b5bbc2
  4. #bbbbbd
  5. #c1bcb7
  6. #c6bcb1
  7. #cbbcab

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8598aa
  2. #91a3b6
  3. #9cafc2
  4. #a8bbce
  5. #b4c7da
  6. #c0d3e7
  7. #cce0f3

Tints and Shades

#a8bbce to white

  1. #a8bbce
  2. #b6c6d6
  3. #c5d1de
  4. #d3dde6
  5. #e2e8ee
  6. #f0f3f7
  7. #ffffff

#a8bbce to black

  1. #a8bbce
  2. #8a99a8
  3. #6d7884
  4. #515962
  5. #373c41
  6. #1f2123
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cool Springs
      #a8bbcf
      ΔE = 0.393 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Mist
      #acb8c4
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 114-1 U
      #a6bbce
      ΔE = 0.549 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. P 113-9 U
      #aac2d6
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-37-3 Bow Bells
      #a6bacc
      ΔE = 0.712 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. ★ 3-38-3 Wafted Feather
      #abb8cb
      ΔE = 1.782 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  4. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7354-31 Lavender Perfume
      #aabacd
      ΔE = 0.829 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ 7330-31 Crescent Moon
      #a2bed3
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  5. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Spacious Skies / 37B-3
      #abbdd0
      ΔE = 0.845 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. ★ Urban Jungle / 38B-3
      #acbed5
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ 580E-3 Sweet Blue
      #a7bacf
      ΔE = 0.846 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Lilac Sachet FF67-1
      #b0c0cd
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  7. Disney

    1. ★ 3A-30-2 Eeyore
      #abbcd0
      ΔE = 0.924 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  8. Sikkens

    1. ★ S8.12.68
      #a5bbcd
      ΔE = 1.025 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. ★ T0.10.70
      #adc0d0
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Rendezvous / 449-3
      #aabed0
      ΔE = 1.141 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. ★ Sailor Boy / 547-4
      #adbad0
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Rendezvous / PPG1160-3
      #abbed0
      ΔE = 1.143 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. ★ Sailor Boy / PPG1164-4
      #aebbd0
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Party Time / T12 39.D5
      #acbdd1
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. ★ Sailor Boy / T12 41.D8
      #acbbca
      ΔE = 1.618 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  12. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Northern Pond / 946
      #a3b9cd
      ΔE = 1.193 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. Misted Eve / 938
      #a2b7cf
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  13. CIL

    1. ★ Teton Sky
      #a3bbcf
      ΔE = 1.282 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Enchantment
      #a1b7d0
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  14. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5211P Star Flower
      #a8b8c9
      ΔE = 1.325 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. 5231P Vineyard Shadow
      #a3b6c5
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  15. Sto

    1. ★ 35122
      #aabecf
      ΔE = 1.341 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. 35222
      #9ebacc
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  16. Flügger

    1. ★ Noble Blue (IN-767)
      #a4b7ca
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  17. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2020-R80B
      #a5bdd3
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2020-R70B
      #abbbd3
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Heavenly Blue / PPG1159-3
      #a3bbcd
      ΔE = 1.539 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ Always Blue / PPG1156-3
      #a2bacb
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  19. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-39-3 Monet Lavender
      #adbacb
      ΔE = 1.595 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. ★ 4-37-3 Soft Ballad
      #a7bdcd
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Sunrise / 829
      #a6b8ce
      ΔE = 1.599 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Sapphire Ice / 808
      #a2c0d6
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  21. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Star Flower / NP PB 1510 P
      #acb9ca
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Corner Cupboard / NP PB 1522 P
      #a3bdd6
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  22. Resene

    1. ★ Icebreaker B79-023-257
      #a9b7c9
      ΔE = 1.731 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. ★ Shinto B79-020-250
      #a6b5c6
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  23. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Virtuoso / 30BB 47/179
      #a2b7cc
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. ★ Enchantment / 30BB 47/161
      #a4b6c9
      ΔE = 1.785 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  24. Albany Paint

    1. ★ China Blue
      #aebfd3
      ΔE = 1.791 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  25. Ford

    1. ★ Vineyard Blue
      #abc0d4
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
    2. Atlantic Blue
      #adc1cf
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  26. Dulux

    1. ★ 30BB 46/124
      #a5b6c8
      ΔE = 1.807 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Amazon Beat 4
      #a0bbcd
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  27. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Cool Whisper 27-27
      #a2b9d0
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  28. Chrysler

    1. ★ Hawaiian Blue
      #a3bdd3
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Light Blue
      #adc2d3
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  29. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5338
      #afbece
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. ★ 6098
      #adbbc9
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  30. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35488
      #a1bbd1
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  31. Levis

    1. ★ Subtle Lavender
      #aec0d1
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  32. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Kimberly Blue
      #a6bfd1
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. Medium Blue
      #a6bfcf
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  33. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 4 220 / Arctis 55
      #a4bccc
      ΔE = 2.061 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. 2454
      #b0bcc8
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  34. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Etherium Blue / Blue Horror
      #a2bad2
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  35. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1409 Navy 3
      #9fb8cc
      ΔE = 2.102 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. 41-4 Awning Stripe
      #a7bdca
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  36. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Comforting Blue
      #a6bac8
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. Blue Sky Dreams
      #aac2d9
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  37. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Sunrise
      #adbdd4
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  38. General Paint

    1. ★ Kingfisher / CL 2323W
      #aabfce
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Blue Bound / CL 2272W
      #a8becb
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  39. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Blue Stemware 30BB 55/152
      #aac0d7
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
    2. 4136 Nikko 10BB 48/117
      #a0b5c6
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  40. California Paints

    1. DE 5884 - Misted Eve
      #a2b7cf
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. DE 5814 - Anchors Away
      #9ebbcd
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  41. Peintures MF

    1. DD414-1
      #aab8cf
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  42. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Wisteria B13
      #b2c0d2
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  43. Tollens

    1. T2011-4
      #aac0d8
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
    2. T2009-2
      #a9b5c8
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  44. Bristol

    1. Lilac Silk / P107-C3
      #acb9d0
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  45. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1515-R90B
      #b0c2d4
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  46. Olympic

    1. Shades Of Evening D47-3
      #a7b7c4
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Pounding Surf D53-3
      #a5bdcb
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  47. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Windy Blue - 6240
      #aabac6
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  48. Colortrend

    1. 0588
      #abbbd4
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 0616
      #a4bfd8
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  49. Diamond Vogel

    1. Babbling Creek / 0588
      #abbbd4
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Bluette / 0616
      #a4bfd8
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  50. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2bccb
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  51. Rodda Paint

    1. Favorite Things 7233
      #b2bccb
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  52. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 35 - Blue
      #a5b5cc
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  53. TRUMATCH

    1. 33-e3
      #9fb8d1
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  54. Coronado Paint

    1. 7233 - Favorite Things
      #acb6c5
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  55. Kelly-Moore

    1. Blissful Blue / KM3116-1
      #aac2d9
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. Dresden Falls / KM3156-1
      #9fbdcf
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 48.3%

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#a8bbce HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8bbce foreground

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Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #a8bbce">…</p>

#a8bbce background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #a8bbce">…</p>

#a8bbce shadow

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

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<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8bbce">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11058126
Binary
10101000, 10111011, 11001110
Hexadecimal
#a8bbce
LRV
≈ 48.3%
Closest short hex
#abc ΔE = 0.836
RGB
rgb(168, 187, 206)
RGBA
rgba(168, 187, 206, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.299, g: 0.333, b: 0.367
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.708%, blue: 0.808%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5719090 / 0xffa8bbce
HSL
hsl(210, 28%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(210, 28%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 210° (210.000), saturation: 18% (0.184), value: 81% (0.808)
HSP
hue: 210.000, saturation: 18.447%, perceived brightness: 72.101%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 238.123, S: 28.785, L: 75.027
Cubehelix
H: -153.819, S: 0.268, L: 0.719
TSL
T: -1.717, S: 0.045, L: 0.720
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.184), magenta: 9% (0.092), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.192)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 27% (0.267), yellow: 19% (0.192)
XYZ
X: 45.057, Y: 48.321, Z: 65.333
xyY
x: 0.284, y: 0.304, Y: 48.321
CIELab
L: 75.027, a: -2.496, b: -11.747
CIELuv
L: 75.027, u: -10.967, v: -17.636
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.027, C: 12.009, H: 258.006
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.027, C: 20.768, H: 238.123
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.513, a: -5.949, b: -7.066
CIECAM02
J: 66.846, C: 18.880, h: 242.122, Q: 161.082, M: 16.510, s: 32.015, H: 302.170
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.128, jaune: -2.079, green: 1.095
LMS
L: 43.166, M: 50.721, S: 65.041
YCbCr
Y: 173.612, Cb: 139.153, Cr: 118.310
YCgCo
Y: 187.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 32.500
YDbDr
Y: 183.485, Db: 33.877, Dr: 29.450
YPbPr
Y: 184.321, Pb: 11.685, Pr: -10.374
xvYCC
Y: 174.299, Cb: 138.264, Cr: 118.887
YIQ
Y: 183.485, I: -17.423, Q: 1.894
YUV
Y: 183.485, U: 11.081, V: -13.585
Munsell Color System
5PB 7/4 ΔE = 2.629
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 8.079

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