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#a8bcd9 Hex Color Code

#a8bcd9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8bcd9 is a light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #a8bcd9 is comprised of 65.88% red, 73.73% green and 85.1% blue. In the HSL color space #a8bcd9 has a hue of 216° (degrees), 39% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.77 nm.

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#a8bcd9 linear gradient to complementary #d2c6af

  1. #a8bcd9
  2. #b0bed2
  3. #b8bfcb
  4. #bfc1c4
  5. #c6c3bd
  6. #ccc4b6
  7. #d2c6af

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8598b4
  2. #90a4c0
  3. #9cb0cd
  4. #a8bcd9
  5. #b4c8e5
  6. #c0d4f2
  7. #cde1ff

Tints and Shades

#a8bcd9 to white

  1. #a8bcd9
  2. #b7c7df
  3. #c5d2e6
  4. #d4ddec
  5. #e2e8f2
  6. #f0f4f9
  7. #ffffff

#a8bcd9 to black

  1. #a8bcd9
  2. #8a9ab1
  3. #6d798b
  4. #515a66
  5. #373c44
  6. #1f2125
  7. #000000

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      #a6bbda
      ΔE = 0.745 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Scuba Blue / KM3108-1
      #b1c3e0
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ 49BB 51/186
      #aabedc
      ΔE = 0.825 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. 30BB 47/179
      #9db7d3
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  3. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Sail into the Horizon / 0595
      #a9bddd
      ΔE = 1.100 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. ★ Babbling Creek / 0588
      #abbbd4
      ΔE = 1.411 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  4. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0595
      #a9bddd
      ΔE = 1.100 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. ★ 0588
      #abbbd4
      ΔE = 1.411 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  5. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1503 Sapphire 3
      #a6beda
      ΔE = 1.243 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. ★ 47-22 Story Book
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      ΔE = 1.337 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
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      ΔE = 1.286 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
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    1. ★ Roslyn's Blue 49BB 51/186
      #a4b9d8
      ΔE = 1.286 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Dusky Lilac 48BB 56/162
      #afc2db
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  8. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Scuba Blue / 7273
      #a7bdde
      ΔE = 1.314 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Blissful blue / 7297
      #a4bfd9
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  9. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Scuba Blue
      #a7bdde
      ΔE = 1.314 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Blissful Blue
      #a4bfd9
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  10. Berger

    1. ★ Scuba Blue / 7273
      #a7bdde
      ΔE = 1.314 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Blissful blue / 7297
      #a4bfd9
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  11. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #a3bddc
      ΔE = 1.389 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. ★ Wisteria Blue
      #a3bad5
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Valor / 248-3
      #a2bcdb
      ΔE = 1.431 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Everlasting / 349-3
      #a1bed9
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Valor 248-3
      #a2bcdb
      ΔE = 1.431 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. ★ Blue Thistle 348-3
      #adbfd6
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  14. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple A40
      #abbcdc
      ΔE = 1.464 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Clear Blue C30
      #a1c0dc
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-37-3 Blue Lupine
      #a2bcdc
      ΔE = 1.504 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. ★ 2-38-3 Periwinkle Ice
      #a9b7d2
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  16. CIL

    1. ★ Roslyn's Blue
      #acbddd
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. Virtuoso
      #9fb7d3
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  17. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Roslyn's Blue / 49BB 51/186
      #aebdd6
      ΔE = 1.643 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  18. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R70B
      #abbbd3
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2020-R80B
      #a5bdd3
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  19. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Firemist Blue
      #abb9d3
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Venetian Blue
      #9bb7d7
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  20. Olympic

    1. ★ Vivacious Violet A46-3
      #a6bee0
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Charisma A47-3
      #a0bfe1
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  21. Tollens

    1. ★ T2008-1
      #abb9d7
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. T2011-4
      #aac0d8
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6057
      #acbfd7
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. 6016
      #abc2e5
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  23. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Sunrise
      #adbdd4
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  24. Tikkurila

    1. ★ X351
      #a8c1e1
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  25. Caparol

    1. ★ 2304
      #b0bcd8
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. 85 6 243 / Neutral Blau 1
      #acc4e4
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  26. Behr

    1. ★ 590A-3 Beautiful Dream
      #aec1e0
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. 580B-4 Ocean Dream
      #a9c3e2
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  27. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ July Sky
      #a6c1e1
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. Blue Bonnet R171D
      #a4b6d0
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  28. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Sky Scapes / 9145
      #a5b6d1
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  29. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7273 - Scuba Blue
      #a0bdda
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. 7249 - Morning Sky
      #a4c1e2
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  30. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.20.70
      #a2b9dc
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. U3.14.67
      #a4b4d2
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  31. Resene

    1. ★ Comfort Zone B80-030-248
      #a2b9d2
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. Time Out B82-036-253
      #aac2e3
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  32. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. Bluebird
      #aac4e2
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  33. Bristol

    1. Lilac Silk / P107-C3
      #acb9d0
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Blue Purple / P111-C3
      #a1c0de
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  34. Taubmans

    1. Clinton Blue / T10 39B-1
      #a1bfdd
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. Party Time / T12 39.D5
      #acbdd1
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  35. Nippon Paint

    1. Corner Cupboard / NP PB 1522 P
      #a3bdd6
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Ash Purple / NP PB 1494 P
      #b2bdd9
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  36. McCormick Paints

    1. Blissful Blue
      #a4bfd9
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  37. Peintures MF

    1. DD414-1
      #aab8cf
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  38. Zoffany

    1. Porcelain
      #aec3e0
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  39. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Etherium Blue / Blue Horror
      #a2bad2
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  40. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Twitlight Chimes 28-4
      #a6bce1
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Cool Whisper 27-27
      #a2b9d0
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  41. AMC

    1. Wedgewood Blue
      #9fb8d2
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  42. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7201P Lilac Frost
      #aec3dd
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  43. Benjamin Moore

    1. Sunrise / 829
      #a6b8ce
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Swiss Blue / 815
      #a4c2e4
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  44. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Misted Eve / 938
      #a2b7cf
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  45. California Paints

    1. DE 5884 - Misted Eve
      #a2b7cf
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  46. Glidden

    1. Blue Lavender
      #a1b9d1
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  47. TRUMATCH

    1. 34-e
      #a2bee3
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. 33-e2
      #a7c2dc
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  48. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25488
      #a2bfd9
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  49. Brillux

    1. 57.12.15
      #a2b4d0
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  50. Duron

    1. Blue Beyond
      #a2c0e4
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  51. Disney

    1. 3A-30-2 Eeyore
      #abbcd0
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  52. Pantone / PMS

    1. 543
      #9cbad6
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. 658
      #abbade
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 49.0%

#a8bcd9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8bcd9 foreground

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="color: #a8bcd9">…</p>

#a8bcd9 background

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="background-color: #a8bcd9">…</p>

#a8bcd9 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8bcd9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11058393
Binary
10101000, 10111100, 11011001
Hexadecimal
#a8bcd9
LRV
≈ 49.3%
Closest short hex
#abd ΔE = 1.965
RGB
rgb(168, 188, 217)
RGBA
rgba(168, 188, 217, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.293, g: 0.328, b: 0.379
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.715%, blue: 0.851%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5718823 / 0xffa8bcd9
HSL
hsl(216, 39%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(216, 39%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 216° (215.510), saturation: 23% (0.226), value: 85% (0.851)
HSP
hue: 215.510, saturation: 22.581%, perceived brightness: 72.897%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 245.617, S: 43.031, L: 75.637
Cubehelix
H: -147.234, S: 0.358, L: 0.726
TSL
T: -1.921, S: 0.054, L: 0.727
CMYK
cyan: 23% (0.226), magenta: 13% (0.134), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.149)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 26% (0.263), yellow: 15% (0.149)
XYZ
X: 46.653, Y: 49.300, Z: 72.690
xyY
x: 0.277, y: 0.292, Y: 49.300
CIELab
L: 75.637, a: -0.577, b: -16.802
CIELuv
L: 75.637, u: -11.812, v: -26.060
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.637, C: 16.812, H: 268.032
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.637, C: 28.612, H: 245.617
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.214, a: -4.272, b: -12.231
CIECAM02
J: 67.542, C: 23.925, h: 250.540, Q: 161.919, M: 20.922, s: 35.946, H: 306.273
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.152, jaune: -2.947, green: 1.012
LMS
L: 43.561, M: 51.305, S: 72.294
YCbCr
Y: 175.194, Cb: 143.691, Cr: 117.161
YCgCo
Y: 190.250, Cg: -2.250, Co: 29.750
YDbDr
Y: 185.326, Db: 47.657, Dr: 32.953
YPbPr
Y: 185.828, Pb: 16.800, Pr: -11.334
xvYCC
Y: 175.593, Cb: 142.758, Cr: 118.044
YIQ
Y: 185.326, I: -21.231, Q: 4.794
YUV
Y: 185.326, U: 15.588, V: -15.200
Munsell Color System
5PB 7/6 ΔE = 2.783
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.890

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