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#a9a9c5 Hex Color Code

#a9a9c5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9a9c5 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a9a9c5 is comprised of 66.27% red, 66.27% green and 77.25% blue. In the HSL color space #a9a9c5 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 19% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#a9a9c5 linear gradient to complementary #c0c2ac

  1. #a9a9c5
  2. #adadc1
  3. #b1b1bd
  4. #b5b5b9
  5. #b9bab5
  6. #bdbeb0
  7. #c0c2ac

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8989a4
  2. #9393af
  3. #9e9eba
  4. #a9a9c5
  5. #b4b4d0
  6. #bfbfdc
  7. #cbcae7

Tints and Shades

#a9a9c5 to white

  1. #a9a9c5
  2. #b7b7cf
  3. #c5c5d8
  4. #d3d3e2
  5. #e2e2eb
  6. #f0f0f5
  7. #ffffff

#a9a9c5 to black

  1. #a9a9c5
  2. #8b8ba1
  3. #6d6d7f
  4. #51515e
  5. #37373f
  6. #1f1f22
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 15-3909 TCX
      #aaaac4
      ΔE = 0.725 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. ★ P 102-9 U
      #b1adc9
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 1.156 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. ★ Lavender Phlox
      #b1abc5
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4250 Precocious Purple 90BB 46/132
      #aaabc4
      ΔE = 1.191 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 4228 Fairy Dust 70BB 44/144
      #9fa8c2
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 41/168
      #a4a8c5
      ΔE = 1.323 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. Marble Swirl 4
      #aeb0c8
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 3 290 / Litho 20
      #a8a8c8
      ΔE = 1.329 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. ★ 75 4 265 / Astra 10
      #a4a8c8
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  6. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Ashley's Heather
      #a5a7c6
      ΔE = 1.369 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. ★ Ashley's Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #a8a7bf
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  7. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  8. Beckers

    1. ★ Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 1.383 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Isglass 738 / 2215-R86B
      #afa9ca
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  9. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Chardon écossais
      #a6a6c5
      ΔE = 1.430 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. ★ Mertensia de Virgini
      #a6aacc
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  10. General Paint

    1. ★ Purpura / CL 2414M
      #a5aac5
      ΔE = 1.487 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. ★ Frivolous / CL 2444M
      #a6a6c8
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sweet Violet
      #a8a5c4
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Purple Grey
      #a7a6ba
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10711
      #aca9c0
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. ★ CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Central Mauve / 1412
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 1.840 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Enchanted / 2070-50
      #b0b0cc
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  14. Duron

    1. ★ Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  15. Taubmans

    1. ★ New Hope / T58-4
      #adaec7
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  16. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Paradise
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Luster Blue
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  17. Berger

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  18. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  19. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Faded Memories / NP PB 1473 P
      #aeaec6
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Millenia / NP PB 1444 P
      #b3adc9
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  20. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #a4a3be
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  21. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.15
      #b0aecc
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  22. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5184T Purple Heather
      #a6a3c2
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  23. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6351
      #a9a5bc
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. 6303
      #b4afcb
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  24. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Lined With Lilacs / 7201
      #a7aecc
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. Gateway To Paradise / 7168
      #a3a6c9
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  25. Laura Ashley

    1. 1603 Lilac 3
      #b2adcb
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 2-4 Lupin
      #a8a3ba
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. Butterfly Bush / 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  27. Colortrend

    1. 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  28. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R70B
      #a4a3c4
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  29. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-e3
      #a8afca
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 37-e4
      #9fa6bf
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  30. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #adb0cf
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  31. Behr

    1. 620C-3 Purple Surf
      #abb0c9
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  32. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R60B
      #a8acd0
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 42.4%

#a9a9c5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9a9c5 foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #a9a9c5">…</p>

#a9a9c5 background

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="background-color: #a9a9c5">…</p>

#a9a9c5 shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9a9c5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11119045
Binary
10101001, 10101001, 11000101
Hexadecimal
#a9a9c5
LRV
≈ 40.8%
Closest short hex
#aac ΔE = 1.865
RGB
rgb(169, 169, 197)
RGBA
rgba(169, 169, 197, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.316, g: 0.316, b: 0.368
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.663%, blue: 0.773%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5658171 / 0xffa9a9c5
HSL
hsl(240, 19%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 19%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 14% (0.142), value: 77% (0.773)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 14.213%, perceived brightness: 67.616%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 29.307, L: 70.065
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.226, L: 0.675
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.033, L: 0.675
CMYK
cyan: 14% (0.142), magenta: 14% (0.142), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.227)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 23% (0.227)
XYZ
X: 40.626, Y: 40.842, Z: 58.555
xyY
x: 0.290, y: 0.292, Y: 40.842
CIELab
L: 70.065, a: 5.669, b: -14.254
CIELuv
L: 70.065, u: -1.636, v: -22.676
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.065, C: 15.340, H: 291.690
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.065, C: 22.735, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.908, a: 1.634, b: -9.589
CIECAM02
J: 61.324, C: 19.123, h: 275.700, Q: 154.286, M: 16.723, s: 32.922, H: 319.592
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.155, jaune: -2.578, green: -0.154
LMS
L: 37.807, M: 41.102, S: 58.261
YCbCr
Y: 163.915, Cb: 140.292, Cr: 126.012
YCgCo
Y: 176.000, Cg: -7.000, Co: 35.250
YDbDr
Y: 172.192, Db: 37.324, Dr: 6.076
YPbPr
Y: 171.016, Pb: 14.000, Pr: -1.288
xvYCC
Y: 162.873, Cb: 140.298, Cr: 126.869
YIQ
Y: 172.192, I: -8.995, Q: 8.712
YUV
Y: 172.192, U: 12.210, V: -2.800
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 4.111
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.643

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