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#a998cd Hex Color Code

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#a998cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a998cd is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a998cd is comprised of 66.27% red, 59.61% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #a998cd has a hue of 259° (degrees), 35% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 566.42 nm.

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#a998cd linear gradient to complementary #b6c4a1

  1. #a998cd
  2. #ac9fc6
  3. #afa7bf
  4. #b1aeb8
  5. #b3b5b0
  6. #b5bda9
  7. #b6c4a1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8a7aad
  2. #9484b8
  3. #9f8ec2
  4. #a998cd
  5. #b4a2d8
  6. #beade3
  7. #c9b7ee

Tones

  1. #a998cd
  2. #ab9dc9
  3. #ada1c4
  4. #afa6c0
  5. #b0aabc
  6. #b2afb7
  7. #b3b3b3

Tints and Shades

#a998cd to white

  1. #a998cd
  2. #b7a9d5
  3. #c6b9de
  4. #d4cae6
  5. #e2dcee
  6. #f1edf7
  7. #ffffff

#a998cd to black

  1. #a998cd
  2. #8b7da7
  3. #6d6383
  4. #524a61
  5. #373241
  6. #1f1c23
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1242
      #a998cc
      ΔE = 0.241 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. 1255
      #a198c6
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  2. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Gorgeous Hydrangea / 1242
      #a998cc
      ΔE = 0.241 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Purple Haze / 1255
      #a198c6
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10472
      #a899cd
      ΔE = 0.532 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. CF10483
      #aa91c3
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Mighty Aphrodite / 1397
      #ac98c9
      ΔE = 1.307 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  5. Focoltone

    1. ★ 5029
      #a597c8
      ΔE = 1.335 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Biloba Flower V76-058-296
      #ae99d2
      ΔE = 1.481 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Grape Arbor / 244-5
      #a698c7
      ΔE = 1.568 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  8. Glidden

    1. ★ Grape Arbor / PPG1247-5
      #a598c7
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Arbor / PPG1247-5
      #a598c7
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  10. Plascon

    1. ★ Windy Day P3-C2-2
      #ac98d4
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. Moolight Melody P4-D2-2
      #ac98c4
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  11. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Lavender Sprig
      #a595c5
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ 77 9 295 / Velvet 85
      #a89cd4
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Quite Lilac
      #a395c6
      ΔE = 1.860 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  14. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-41-4 Lilac Whisper
      #a99dcd
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 1-42-4 Velvet Touch
      #b19bca
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Iris
      #a097ce
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-e
      #a49bca
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. 38-e1
      #9f95c3
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  17. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-41-4 Oale Pansy
      #ab9fd0
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  18. Vista Paint

    1. Hermosa
      #a198c6
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  19. Scib Paints

    1. Hermosa / 7167
      #a198c6
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  20. Berger

    1. Hermosa / 7167
      #a198c6
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  21. Taubmans

    1. Grape Crush / T10 36B-2
      #aa9ac4
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  22. California Paints

    1. DE 5962 - Ode to Purple
      #a798c2
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  23. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Ode to Purple / 985
      #a798c2
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  24. Tollens

    1. T2099-3
      #b095c7
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  25. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2073 C
      #af95d3
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. 2705
      #ab9ed9
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  26. Sikkens

    1. W0.20.60
      #a59bc6
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  27. Duron

    1. Brave Purple
      #a991c3
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  28. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6263
      #a29ccb
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  29. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C40
      #a79dc8
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  30. Coronado Paint

    1. 7159 - Lavender Legend
      #9e98c8
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  31. Behr

    1. 640B-5 Bloomsberry
      #a092c2
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  32. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R50B
      #a992c1
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 32.8%

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#a998cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a998cd foreground

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #a998cd">…</p>

#a998cd background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #a998cd">…</p>

#a998cd shadow

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a998cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11114701
Binary
10101001, 10011000, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#a998cd
LRV
≈ 35.3%
Closest short hex
#a9c ΔE = 0.583
RGB
rgb(169, 152, 205)
RGBA
rgba(169, 152, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.321, g: 0.289, b: 0.390
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.596%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5662515 / 0xffa998cd
HSL
hsl(259, 35%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(259, 35%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 259° (259.245), saturation: 26% (0.259), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 259.245, saturation: 25.854%, perceived brightness: 64.310%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 277.750, S: 45.954, L: 65.981
Cubehelix
H: -106.340, S: 0.373, L: 0.639
TSL
T: -3.768, S: 0.062, L: 0.640
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.176), magenta: 26% (0.259), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 40% (0.404), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 38.608, Y: 35.299, Z: 62.525
xyY
x: 0.283, y: 0.259, Y: 35.299
CIELab
L: 65.981, a: 16.929, b: -24.891
CIELuv
L: 65.981, u: 5.594, v: -41.108
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.981, C: 30.102, H: 304.221
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.981, C: 41.487, H: 277.750
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.413, a: 12.019, b: -20.807
CIECAM02
J: 56.912, C: 31.256, h: 292.120, Q: 148.632, M: 27.332, s: 42.883, H: 329.252
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.225, jaune: -4.517, green: -1.549
LMS
L: 33.302, M: 33.137, S: 62.083
YCbCr
Y: 156.131, Cb: 148.751, Cr: 131.700
YCgCo
Y: 169.500, Cg: -17.500, Co: 33.250
YDbDr
Y: 163.125, Db: 62.999, Dr: -11.160
YPbPr
Y: 159.437, Pb: 24.545, Pr: 6.062
xvYCC
Y: 152.928, Cb: 149.561, Cr: 133.325
YIQ
Y: 163.125, I: -6.900, Q: 20.085
YUV
Y: 163.125, U: 20.608, V: 5.154
Munsell Color System
2.5P 6/8 ΔE = 2.197
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 6.917

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