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#a99cbe Hex Color Code

#a99cbe Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a99cbe is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a99cbe is comprised of 66.27% red, 61.18% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #a99cbe has a hue of 263° (degrees), 21% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 565.19 nm.

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#a99cbe linear gradient to complementary #afbaa0

  1. #a99cbe
  2. #aaa1b9
  3. #aca6b4
  4. #adabaf
  5. #aeb0aa
  6. #aeb5a5
  7. #afbaa0

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8a7e9f
  2. #9488a9
  3. #9f92b3
  4. #a99cbe
  5. #b4a6c9
  6. #beb1d4
  7. #c9bbde

Tints and Shades

#a99cbe to white

  1. #a99cbe
  2. #b7acc9
  3. #c5bcd3
  4. #d4ccde
  5. #e2dde9
  6. #f0eef4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a99cbe to black

  1. #a99cbe
  2. #8b809b
  3. #6d657a
  4. #514c5b
  5. #37333d
  6. #1f1d21
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7445
      #ab9ebf
      ΔE = 0.785 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. ★ P 97-1 U
      #aa9fbb
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5955 - Purple Springs
      #ab9bbc
      ΔE = 0.944 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. DE 5962 - Ode to Purple
      #a798c2
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Purple Springs / 1027
      #ab9bbc
      ΔE = 0.944 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Ode to Purple / 985
      #a798c2
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  4. CIL

    1. ★ Parisian Purple
      #a89aba
      ΔE = 1.008 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. ★ Regal Robe
      #a699b6
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ 30RB 36/187
      #a79bba
      ΔE = 1.052 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 30RB 35/166
      #a59ab5
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  6. Bristol

    1. ★ Grape Arbor / P097-C5
      #aa9bc1
      ΔE = 1.254 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. Purple Mystery / P096-C5
      #b4a2c4
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grape Arbor / T12 36.E6
      #aa9bc1
      ΔE = 1.254 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. ★ Purple Brooch / T08 58-3
      #aa99be
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 2114
      #aca0c0
      ΔE = 1.501 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. 73 4 295 / Velvet 25
      #a09cbc
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  9. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Garden / 7151
      #a39bbd
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Lilac Garden / KM3022-2
      #af9fc1
      ΔE = 1.601 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Hermosa / KM3038-2
      #aaa1ca
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  11. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7347-42 Magic Wand
      #ab9ab9
      ΔE = 1.643 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  12. Sico

    1. ★ 6047-42 Amadeus
      #a69bb8
      ΔE = 1.669 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  13. Sikkens

    1. ★ W4.11.57
      #a69ab7
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. W0.20.60
      #a59bc6
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  14. KILZ

    1. ★ Mystic Petals / A882
      #aa99b8
      ΔE = 1.792 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. Fortnight Lily / A862
      #a29eba
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  15. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Lavender Print / NP PB 1434 T
      #ac9dc6
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Repertoire / NP PB 1441 T
      #a29dc5
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2020-R60B
      #b1a1c3
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  17. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-43-4 Exotic Dream
      #b19fbe
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  18. ICI Paints

    1. 4294 Parisian Purple 30RB 36/187
      #a496b6
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  19. Clark+Kensington

    1. Future Cool / 42C-4
      #b29ebf
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  20. Behr

    1. 650B-4 Violet Fields
      #b29ec3
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Bikerding PPKR-27
      #ada3c5
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  21. TRUMATCH

    1. 40-e4
      #ac9cb7
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  22. Albany Paint

    1. Burwash
      #a09bbb
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  23. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5172T Plum Jam
      #a799b4
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 7184T Lavender Print
      #aaa0ca
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  24. Peintures MF

    1. Violet des prés
      #afa3c3
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Fiona
      #b2a3c7
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  25. Focoltone

    1. 4054
      #a39cb7
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  26. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Berry Frappé - 9068
      #b3a1c6
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  27. British Standard

    1. BS381 797 - Light violet
      #b09db9
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  28. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C40
      #a79dc8
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  29. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Alpine Violet 31-26
      #a497b2
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  30. Devoe Paint

    1. Parisian Purple / 30RB 36/187
      #ab9ab4
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  31. Diamond Vogel

    1. Yolanda / 1235
      #a895bd
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  32. Colortrend

    1. 1235
      #a895bd
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 33.5%

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#a99cbe HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a99cbe foreground

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="color: #a99cbe">…</p>

#a99cbe background

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #a99cbe">…</p>

#a99cbe shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a99cbe">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11115710
Binary
10101001, 10011100, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#a99cbe
LRV
≈ 35.9%
Closest short hex
#a9b ΔE = 1.355
RGB
rgb(169, 156, 190)
RGBA
rgba(169, 156, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.328, g: 0.303, b: 0.369
RYB
red: 66.275%, yellow: 61.176%, blue: 74.510%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5661506 / 0xffa99cbe
HSL
hsl(263, 21%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(263, 21%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 263° (262.941), saturation: 18% (0.179), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 262.941, saturation: 17.895%, perceived brightness: 64.367%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 280.976, S: 29.112, L: 66.466
Cubehelix
H: -102.861, S: 0.238, L: 0.642
TSL
T: -3.920, S: 0.041, L: 0.642
CMYK
cyan: 11% (0.111), magenta: 18% (0.179), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 37.543, Y: 35.930, Z: 53.662
xyY
x: 0.295, y: 0.283, Y: 35.930
CIELab
L: 66.466, a: 11.403, b: -15.796
CIELuv
L: 66.466, u: 5.004, v: -25.799
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.466, C: 19.482, H: 305.824
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.466, C: 26.280, H: 280.976
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.941, a: 6.903, b: -11.120
CIECAM02
J: 57.436, C: 21.514, h: 294.736, Q: 149.315, M: 18.814, s: 35.497, H: 330.870
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.173, jaune: -2.901, green: -1.065
LMS
L: 34.232, M: 34.903, S: 53.373
YCbCr
Y: 156.677, Cb: 141.002, Cr: 131.293
YCgCo
Y: 167.750, Cg: -11.750, Co: 37.000
YDbDr
Y: 163.763, Db: 39.472, Dr: -9.951
YPbPr
Y: 161.217, Pb: 15.505, Pr: 4.936
xvYCC
Y: 154.457, Cb: 141.620, Cr: 132.336
YIQ
Y: 163.763, I: -3.179, Q: 13.328
YUV
Y: 163.763, U: 12.913, V: 4.595
Munsell Color System
2.5P 6/6 ΔE = 3.006
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 9.946

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