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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

#a99cbe to black

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

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Paints

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  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. 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%
  7. 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%
  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. 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%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

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

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

    1. 4294 Parisian Purple 30RB 36/187
      #a496b6
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  17. Behr

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

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

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

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

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

    1. 4054
      #a39cb7
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  23. Sikkens

    1. W0.10.60
      #a8a0ba
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. W0.20.60
      #a59bc6
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  24. Sherwin-Williams

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

#a99cbe HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a99cbe foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #a99cbe">…</p>

#a99cbe background

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

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

#a99cbe shadow

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<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: 0.663%, yellow: 0.612%, blue: 0.745%
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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