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#a996ed Hex Color Code

#a996ed Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a996ed is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a996ed is comprised of 66.27% red, 58.82% green and 92.94% blue. In the HSL color space #a996ed has a hue of 253° (degrees), 71% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 448.37 nm.

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

#a996ed linear gradient to complementary #c7d7ac

  1. #a996ed
  2. #b0a1e3
  3. #b7acd8
  4. #bcb6ce
  5. #c0c1c3
  6. #c4ccb8
  7. #c7d7ac

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8978cc
  2. #9382d7
  3. #9e8ce2
  4. #a996ed
  5. #b4a0f8
  6. #bfabff
  7. #cab5ff

Tones

  1. #a996ed
  2. #ae9de6
  3. #b3a5df
  4. #b8acd8
  5. #bbb3d1
  6. #bfbbc9
  7. #c2c2c2

Tints and Shades

#a996ed to white

  1. #a996ed
  2. #b8a7f0
  3. #c7b8f4
  4. #d6c9f7
  5. #e4dbfa
  6. #f1edfc
  7. #ffffff

#a996ed to black

  1. #a996ed
  2. #8b7bc1
  3. #6e6297
  4. #52496f
  5. #38324a
  6. #1f1c27
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 935 C
      #ab92e1
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    1. 78 11 289 / Ultram.violett Hell 20
      #a498e0
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 35.7%

#a996ed HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a996ed foreground

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="color: #a996ed">…</p>

#a996ed background

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #a996ed">…</p>

#a996ed shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a996ed">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11114221
Binary
10101001, 10010110, 11101101
Hexadecimal
#a996ed
LRV
≈ 36.4%
Closest short hex
#a9e ΔE = 1.009
RGB
rgb(169, 150, 237)
RGBA
rgba(169, 150, 237, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.304, g: 0.270, b: 0.426
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.588%, blue: 0.929%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5662995 / 0xffa996ed
HSL
hsl(253, 71%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(253, 71%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 253° (253.103), saturation: 37% (0.367), value: 93% (0.929)
HSP
hue: 253.103, saturation: 36.709%, perceived brightness: 65.797%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 272.974, S: 80.036, L: 66.795
Cubehelix
H: -111.979, S: 0.631, L: 0.648
TSL
T: -3.505, S: 0.094, L: 0.649
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.287), magenta: 37% (0.367), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.071)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 41% (0.412), yellow: 7% (0.071)
XYZ
X: 42.551, Y: 36.361, Z: 84.881
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.222, Y: 36.361
CIELab
L: 66.795, a: 25.620, b: -41.318
CIELuv
L: 66.795, u: 3.607, v: -69.431
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.795, C: 48.617, H: 301.801
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.795, C: 69.525, H: 272.974
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.300, a: 20.432, b: -41.248
CIECAM02
J: 57.731, C: 46.787, h: 286.245, Q: 149.697, M: 40.914, s: 52.279, H: 325.699
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.314, jaune: -7.469, green: -1.940
LMS
L: 33.017, M: 32.303, S: 84.094
YCbCr
Y: 158.259, Cb: 163.381, Cr: 130.164
YCgCo
Y: 176.500, Cg: -26.500, Co: 25.250
YDbDr
Y: 165.599, Db: 107.421, Dr: -6.448
YPbPr
Y: 160.311, Pb: 41.315, Pr: 5.498
xvYCC
Y: 153.679, Cb: 164.292, Cr: 132.830
YIQ
Y: 165.599, I: -16.631, Q: 31.086
YUV
Y: 165.599, U: 35.138, V: 2.984
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 7.675
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 6.267

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