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#a9a9ba Hex Color Code

#a9a9ba Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9a9ba is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a9a9ba is comprised of 66.27% red, 66.27% green and 72.94% blue. In the HSL color space #a9a9ba has a hue of 240° (degrees), 11% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #898999
  2. #9393a4
  3. #9e9eaf
  4. #a9a9ba
  5. #b4b4c5
  6. #bfbfd0
  7. #cacadc

Tints and Shades

#a9a9ba to white

  1. #a9a9ba
  2. #b7b7c5
  3. #c5c5d1
  4. #d3d3dc
  5. #e2e2e8
  6. #f0f0f3
  7. #ffffff

#a9a9ba to black

  1. #a9a9ba
  2. #8b8b98
  3. #6d6d78
  4. #515159
  5. #37373c
  6. #1f1f21
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Beckers

    1. ★ Vattenfall 781 / S 2908-B05G
      #a7a8ba
      ΔE = 0.649 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  2. Levis

    1. ★ Bon Vivant
      #a8aaba
      ΔE = 0.785 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #adaaba
      ΔE = 1.183 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. ★ 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #abaebf
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Lap of Luxury
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 1.411 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Luster Blue
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  5. Berger

    1. ★ Lap of Luxury / 7184
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 1.411 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Lap of Luxury / 7184
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 1.411 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purple Grey
      #a7a6ba
      ΔE = 1.555 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Precious Stone
      #abb0c4
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 4242
      #a8acbc
      ΔE = 1.559 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. 75 2 246 / Venato 45
      #a0a8bc
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  9. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lap Of Luxury / 7184
      #aaa9b6
      ΔE = 1.572 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Italian Iris / 7144
      #b0a7b9
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  10. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4893
      #a8abb9
      ΔE = 1.612 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  11. Behr

    1. ★ 640F-4 Fading Sunset
      #afaebe
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Lilac Bloom ICC-98
      #a9a4b3
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 5295 UP
      #b0abbb
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. P 101-9 U
      #aaa4b9
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  13. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 44-19 Lavender Spray
      #a8a4b5
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 2-9 Dusty Lilac 2
      #a6a3b6
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  14. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Solitaire / NP PB 1466 P
      #a8a4b5
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Ringo Blue / NP N 1970 P
      #a4adbe
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  15. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Delicate Tint 30-25
      #afaebd
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  16. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 841
      #a8adbc
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  17. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lilac Swish / T10 38H-1
      #a4aab9
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Stainless Steel / T143-5
      #a7a6b0
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  18. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Saint Germain / 42A-3
      #afacb9
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Field of Lavender / 41A-3
      #a4a2b4
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  19. Tollens

    1. ★ Jacinthe | EE212
      #a6a9b5
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. Spring Violet / 2117-50
      #b1adbc
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Central Mauve / 1412
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  21. Crown Diamond

    1. 7356-41 Archduchess
      #a5a8b4
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  22. Porter Paints

    1. Lilac Time / 446-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Lilac Time / PPG1168-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  24. Glidden

    1. Lilac Time / PPG1168-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Dolphin Grey
      #aaa9b3
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  25. Diamond Vogel

    1. Butterfly Bush / 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  26. Colortrend

    1. 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  27. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-41-3 Dynasty
      #abadb9
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. 5-40-3 Witching Hour
      #a8aebb
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  28. Dulux Australia

    1. Soft Mauve / G83
      #afaebb
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  29. Sikkens

    1. W0.05.65
      #b0adba
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  30. ICI Paints

    1. Pasque Flower 10RB 42/072
      #a7a4b1
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Swag Blue 50BB 46/091
      #a4adbd
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  31. Devoe Paint

    1. Fairy Dust / 70BB 44/144
      #acafc3
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Ashley's Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #a8a7bf
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  32. Ford

    1. Gray
      #adabb6
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  33. Coronado Paint

    1. 7184 - Lap Of Luxury
      #a4a3b1
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. 7193 - Luster Blue
      #a0a2b5
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  34. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10711
      #aca9c0
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  35. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3010-R50B
      #adacb7
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  36. Sto

    1. 34222
      #b1adba
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  37. Brillux

    1. 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. 54.09.15
      #a8afc3
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  38. Kelly-Moore

    1. Luster Blue / KM3052-2
      #b2afc2
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  39. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6351
      #a9a5bc
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  40. Sico

    1. 6174-41 The Face of Time
      #ada8b3
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  41. Chrysler

    1. Light Arctic Gray
      #a8a4b0
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  42. Kansai Paint

    1. Mystery
      #b3acbf
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  43. CIL

    1. Silhouette
      #a6a9b3
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 39.7%

#a9a9ba HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9a9ba foreground

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #a9a9ba">…</p>

#a9a9ba background

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Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #a9a9ba">…</p>

#a9a9ba shadow

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9a9ba">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11119034
Binary
10101001, 10101001, 10111010
Hexadecimal
#a9a9ba
LRV
≈ 40.4%
Closest short hex
#aab ΔE = 0.372
RGB
rgb(169, 169, 186)
RGBA
rgba(169, 169, 186, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.323, g: 0.323, b: 0.355
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.663%, blue: 0.729%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5658182 / 0xffa9a9ba
HSL
hsl(240, 11%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 11%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 9% (0.091), value: 73% (0.729)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 9.140%, perceived brightness: 67.068%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 17.400, L: 69.722
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.136, L: 0.670
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.021, L: 0.670
CMYK
cyan: 9% (0.091), magenta: 9% (0.091), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.271)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 27% (0.271)
XYZ
X: 39.411, Y: 40.356, Z: 52.158
xyY
x: 0.299, y: 0.306, Y: 40.356
CIELab
L: 69.722, a: 3.355, b: -8.692
CIELuv
L: 69.722, u: -0.983, v: -13.619
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.722, C: 9.317, H: 291.104
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.722, C: 13.655, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.526, a: -0.431, b: -4.211
CIECAM02
J: 60.948, C: 12.637, h: 273.932, Q: 153.812, M: 11.050, s: 26.804, H: 318.600
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.126, jaune: -1.622, green: 0.001
LMS
L: 37.747, M: 41.092, S: 51.959
YCbCr
Y: 162.837, Cb: 135.463, Cr: 126.793
YCgCo
Y: 173.250, Cg: -4.250, Co: 38.000
YDbDr
Y: 170.938, Db: 22.661, Dr: 3.689
YPbPr
Y: 170.224, Pb: 8.500, Pr: -0.782
xvYCC
Y: 162.192, Cb: 135.467, Cr: 127.313
YIQ
Y: 170.938, I: -5.461, Q: 5.289
YUV
Y: 170.938, U: 7.414, V: -1.700
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/2 ΔE = 3.576
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 11.360

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