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#a9aac9 Hex Color Code

#a9aac9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9aac9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a9aac9 is comprised of 66.27% red, 66.67% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #a9aac9 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 23% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.68 nm.

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

#a9aac9 linear gradient to complementary #c3c5ad

  1. #a9aac9
  2. #aeaec4
  3. #b2b3c0
  4. #b7b7bb
  5. #bbbcb7
  6. #bfc0b2
  7. #c3c5ad

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #888aa7
  2. #9394b2
  3. #9e9fbe
  4. #a9aac9
  5. #b4b5d4
  6. #bfc0e0
  7. #cbccec

Tints and Shades

#a9aac9 to white

  1. #a9aac9
  2. #b7b8d2
  3. #c5c6db
  4. #d4d4e4
  5. #e2e2ed
  6. #f0f0f6
  7. #ffffff

#a9aac9 to black

  1. #a9aac9
  2. #8b8ba4
  3. #6d6e81
  4. #51525f
  5. #373740
  6. #1f1f23
  7. #000000

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Paints

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 3 290 / Litho 20
      #a8a8c8
      ΔE = 0.774 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. ★ 75 4 265 / Astra 10
      #a4a8c8
      ΔE = 1.272 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 1.122 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Lavender Phlox
      #b1abc5
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  3. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Ashley's Heather
      #a5a7c6
      ΔE = 1.222 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Ashley's Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #a8a7bf
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  4. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Chardon écossais
      #a6a6c5
      ΔE = 1.438 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Lin de Narbonne
      #9ea8ca
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 41/168
      #a4a8c5
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. 03RB 42/220
      #aca9d0
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  6. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 1.664 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2030-R60B
      #a8acd0
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  8. General Paint

    1. ★ Purpura / CL 2414M
      #a5aac5
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Tyre / CL 2434M
      #a1a8cc
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Dried Lavender
      #acaec9
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. ★ Sweet Violet
      #a8a5c4
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4250 Precocious Purple 90BB 46/132
      #aaabc4
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  11. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.15
      #b0aecc
      ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. 48.12.15
      #b3abc7
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  12. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lined With Lilacs / 7201
      #a7aecc
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. ★ Gateway To Paradise / 7168
      #a3a6c9
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  13. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. CF10711
      #aca9c0
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  14. Beckers

    1. ★ Isglass 738 / 2215-R86B
      #afa9ca
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. ★ Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  15. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-4 Pixie Violet
      #a6abd0
      ΔE = 2.075 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 620C-3 Purple Surf
      #abb0c9
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  16. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #adb0cf
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  17. Berger

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  18. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Paradise
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  20. Taubmans

    1. ★ New Hope / T58-4
      #adaec7
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  21. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1603 Lilac 3
      #b2adcb
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. Enchanted / 2070-50
      #b0b0cc
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Central Mauve / 1412
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  23. Duron

    1. Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  24. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6309
      #a1abcd
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. 6303
      #b4afcb
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  25. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R70B
      #a4a3c4
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  26. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5184T Purple Heather
      #a6a3c2
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  27. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-e3
      #a8afca
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  28. Nippon Paint

    1. Faded Memories / NP PB 1473 P
      #aeaec6
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Millenia / NP PB 1444 P
      #b3adc9
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  29. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 105-10 U
      #a1a5c0
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. P 104-11 C
      #9faacc
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  30. Tollens

    1. T2097-2
      #aba8cf
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  31. Earthpaint

    1. 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #a4a3be
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  32. Kelly-Moore

    1. Lined with Lilacs / KM3060-2
      #b3b1d0
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  33. Resene

    1. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  34. Porter Paints

    1. Lovely Lilac / 346-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  35. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Lovely Lilac / PPG1167-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  36. Dupont

    1. CAS675
      #afa7cb
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 41.1%

#a9aac9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9aac9 foreground

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #a9aac9">…</p>

#a9aac9 background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #a9aac9">…</p>

#a9aac9 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9aac9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11119305
Binary
10101001, 10101010, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#a9aac9
LRV
≈ 41.4%
Closest short hex
#aac ΔE = 0.965
RGB
rgb(169, 170, 201)
RGBA
rgba(169, 170, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.313, g: 0.315, b: 0.372
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.667%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5657911 / 0xffa9aac9
HSL
hsl(238, 23%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 23%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (238.125), saturation: 16% (0.159), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 238.125, saturation: 15.920%, perceived brightness: 68.048%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.713, S: 33.205, L: 70.456
Cubehelix
H: -124.558, S: 0.255, L: 0.679
TSL
T: -2.876, S: 0.037, L: 0.679
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.159), magenta: 15% (0.154), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 41.277, Y: 41.401, Z: 61.064
xyY
x: 0.287, y: 0.288, Y: 41.401
CIELab
L: 70.456, a: 5.985, b: -15.870
CIELuv
L: 70.456, u: -2.342, v: -25.308
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.456, C: 16.961, H: 290.665
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.456, C: 25.416, H: 264.713
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.344, a: 1.908, b: -11.227
CIECAM02
J: 61.753, C: 20.954, h: 274.454, Q: 154.825, M: 18.324, s: 34.402, H: 318.892
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.162, jaune: -2.854, green: -0.132
LMS
L: 38.117, M: 41.608, S: 60.737
YCbCr
Y: 164.811, Cb: 141.757, Cr: 125.360
YCgCo
Y: 177.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: 34.250
YDbDr
Y: 173.235, Db: 41.773, Dr: 8.060
YPbPr
Y: 172.019, Pb: 15.615, Pr: -1.926
xvYCC
Y: 163.734, Cb: 141.717, Cr: 126.308
YIQ
Y: 173.235, I: -10.555, Q: 9.434
YUV
Y: 173.235, U: 13.665, V: -3.715
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/6 ΔE = 3.623
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.201

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