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#a9a8e4 Hex Color Code

#a9a8e4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9a8e4 is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a9a8e4 is comprised of 66.27% red, 65.88% green and 89.41% blue. In the HSL color space #a9a8e4 has a hue of 241° (degrees), 53% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 463.33 nm.

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#a9a8e4 linear gradient to complementary #d1d6b6

  1. #a9a8e4
  2. #b1b0dd
  3. #b9b7d5
  4. #bfbfce
  5. #c6c6c6
  6. #cccebe
  7. #d1d6b6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8787c1
  2. #9392cd
  3. #9e9dd8
  4. #a9a8e4
  5. #b4b3f0
  6. #c0befc
  7. #cccaff

Tones

  1. #a9a8e4
  2. #afaddf
  3. #b4b2da
  4. #b9b7d5
  5. #bdbcd0
  6. #c2c1cb
  7. #c6c6c6

Tints and Shades

#a9a8e4 to white

  1. #a9a8e4
  2. #b8b6e9
  3. #c6c4ed
  4. #d5d3f2
  5. #e3e1f6
  6. #f1f0fb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a9a8e4 to black

  1. #a9a8e4
  2. #8b8aba
  3. #6e6d92
  4. #52516b
  5. #373747
  6. #1f1e26
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2705 C
      #a7a4e0
      ΔE = 1.402 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. 2716 U
      #a1afe9
      ΔE = 3.612 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  2. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #a9abde
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 3.195 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  3. Brillux

    1. 51.15.15
      #aba9da
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. 48.15.15
      #b5aad2
      ΔE = 5.068 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Simply Violet / 977
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 4.308 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  5. California Paints

    1. DE 5941 - Simply Violet
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 4.308 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.008 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 3.443 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  7. Berger

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.008 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 3.443 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  8. Vista Paint

    1. Petal Soft
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.008 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Purple Possibility
      #baaad8
      ΔE = 4.899 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  9. RAL

    1. RAL 570-3
      #adaddd
      ΔE = 3.031 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. RAL 300 70 25
      #ada3d1
      ΔE = 4.003 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  10. Asian Paints

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a9a9d7
      ΔE = 3.127 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Edge Of Dawn / 7216
      #a4a9d8
      ΔE = 3.356 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  11. Nerolac

    1. Meadow Phlox - 2326
      #aca3d4
      ΔE = 3.370 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Brinjal Purple - 4196
      #b4a5d2
      ΔE = 4.681 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  12. Taubmans

    1. Elite / T56-6
      #ada5d4
      ΔE = 3.371 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Passionate / T57-5
      #a1a2d0
      ΔE = 4.232 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  13. Diamond Vogel

    1. Childish Wonder / 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 3.429 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Grape Illusion / 1241
      #b8a9d6
      ΔE = 4.760 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  14. Colortrend

    1. 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 3.429 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. 1241
      #b8a9d6
      ΔE = 4.760 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  15. Plascon

    1. Walk on the Moon P1-E2-3
      #a8a0d4
      ΔE = 3.537 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Igloo B6-E2-3
      #a0a8d4
      ΔE = 4.479 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  16. Clark+Kensington

    1. Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 3.598 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Purple Illusion / 40D-2
      #a7aad2
      ΔE = 4.622 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. Heather Mist / 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 3.618 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 3.705 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Heather Mist 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 3.618 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 3.705 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  19. Duron

    1. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 3.965 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  20. Dupont

    1. CAS683
      #afa6d2
      ΔE = 3.987 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  21. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6262
      #a6a9d4
      ΔE = 3.992 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 4.112 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 4.744 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  23. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 4.114 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  24. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Lavender Legend / 7159
      #a6a1cf
      ΔE = 4.180 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. 7160 - Purple Possibility
      #b0aad3
      ΔE = 4.337 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 7208 - Petal Soft
      #a1abd6
      ΔE = 4.834 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  26. Glidden

    1. Night Magic Violet / 03RB 42/220
      #b3a7d3
      ΔE = 4.338 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Puturple / PPG1248-5
      #ada2ce
      ΔE = 4.623 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  27. Behr

    1. Lavender Sky P540-4
      #9eacdd
      ΔE = 4.430 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Violeta Silvestre PPH-38 (HISP)
      #a9a4cb
      ΔE = 5.029 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  28. Kelly-Moore

    1. Lavender Legend / KM3030-2
      #b1a2d2
      ΔE = 4.431 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Adora / KM3070-2
      #9c9fd2
      ΔE = 4.519 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  29. CIL

    1. Night Magic
      #ada9d1
      ΔE = 4.432 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  30. Sikkens

    1. W0.15.65
      #b1a9d2
      ΔE = 4.466 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. W0.17.60
      #aaa1cb
      ΔE = 5.032 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  31. Peintures MF

    1. Annapolis
      #afaad2
      ΔE = 4.489 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Bleu Alice
      #a3a9d1
      ΔE = 4.966 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  32. Caparol

    1. 77 9 295 / Velvet 85
      #a89cd4
      ΔE = 4.544 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  33. Focoltone

    1. 5018
      #afa4cf
      ΔE = 4.558 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  34. Valspar Paint

    1. Vibrant Violet
      #999dd9
      ΔE = 4.571 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Sassy Violet
      #acaed5
      ΔE = 4.954 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  35. Little Greene

    1. Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 4.624 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  36. Dulux

    1. 03RB 42/220
      #aca9d0
      ΔE = 4.634 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  37. Tollens

    1. T2097-2
      #aba8cf
      ΔE = 4.659 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  38. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-42 Night Fever
      #a4a2cc
      ΔE = 4.801 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  39. Tikkurila

    1. 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 4.813 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  40. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 4.850 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  41. Resene

    1. Wistful B73-042-284
      #a29ecd
      ΔE = 4.854 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 5.141 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  42. ICI Paints

    1. Night Magic 03RB 42/220
      #a5a2cb
      ΔE = 4.965 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  43. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-e
      #a3add7
      ΔE = 5.055 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  44. Earthpaint

    1. 1-41-4 Lilac Whisper
      #a99dcd
      ΔE = 5.112 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  45. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Violet Harmony 29-7
      #aba0cb
      ΔE = 5.163 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  46. Disney

    1. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  47. Beckers

    1. Sjöbris 740 / S 2319-R89B
      #a49fca
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 37.0%

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#a9a8e4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9a8e4 foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #a9a8e4">…</p>

#a9a8e4 background

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="background-color: #a9a8e4">…</p>

#a9a8e4 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 #a9a8e4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11118820
Binary
10101001, 10101000, 11100100
Hexadecimal
#a9a8e4
LRV
≈ 42.0%
Closest short hex
#aae ΔE = 1.869
RGB
rgb(169, 168, 228)
RGBA
rgba(169, 168, 228, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.299, g: 0.297, b: 0.404
RYB
red: 66.275%, yellow: 65.882%, blue: 89.412%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5658396 / 0xffa9a8e4
HSL
hsl(241, 53%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(241, 53%, 78%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 241° (241.000), saturation: 26% (0.263), value: 89% (0.894)
HSP
hue: 241.000, saturation: 26.316%, perceived brightness: 69.084%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.423, S: 65.745, L: 70.899
Cubehelix
H: -122.268, S: 0.490, L: 0.686
TSL
T: -2.991, S: 0.067, L: 0.687
CMYK
cyan: 26% (0.259), magenta: 26% (0.263), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.106)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 11% (0.106)
XYZ
X: 44.365, Y: 42.041, Z: 79.161
xyY
x: 0.268, y: 0.254, Y: 42.041
CIELab
L: 70.899, a: 13.291, b: -30.012
CIELuv
L: 70.899, u: -3.092, v: -49.466
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.899, C: 32.823, H: 293.887
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.899, C: 49.563, H: 266.423
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.839, a: 8.667, b: -26.999
CIECAM02
J: 62.222, C: 35.693, h: 277.034, Q: 155.411, M: 31.213, s: 44.815, H: 320.346
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.236, jaune: -5.349, green: -0.584
LMS
L: 37.716, M: 40.632, S: 78.552
YCbCr
Y: 166.449, Cb: 154.192, Cr: 124.179
YCoCg
Y: 183.250, Cg: -15.250, Co: 27.500
YDbDr
Y: 175.139, Db: 79.530, Dr: 11.687
YPbPr
Y: 172.533, Pb: 29.885, Pr: -2.260
xvYCC
Y: 164.175, Cb: 154.252, Cr: 126.015
YIQ
Y: 175.139, I: -18.680, Q: 18.880
YUV
Y: 175.139, U: 26.015, V: -5.386
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/8 ΔE = 4.492
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.732

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