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#a9aae3 Hex Color Code

#a9aae3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9aae3 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a9aae3 is comprised of 66.27% red, 66.67% green and 89.02% blue. In the HSL color space #a9aae3 has a hue of 239° (degrees), 51% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.08 nm.

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#a9aae3 linear gradient to complementary #d2d6b6

  1. #a9aae3
  2. #b1b1dc
  3. #b9b8d4
  4. #c0c0cd
  5. #c6c7c6
  6. #cccfbe
  7. #d2d6b6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8789c0
  2. #9294cc
  3. #9e9fd7
  4. #a9aae3
  5. #b4b5ef
  6. #c0c1fb
  7. #ccccff

Tones

  1. #a9aae3
  2. #aeafde
  3. #b4b3d9
  4. #b9b8d5
  5. #bdbdd0
  6. #c2c1cb
  7. #c6c6c6

Tints and Shades

#a9aae3 to white

  1. #a9aae3
  2. #b8b8e8
  3. #c6c6ed
  4. #d5d4f1
  5. #e3e2f6
  6. #f1f0fa
  7. #ffffff

#a9aae3 to black

  1. #a9aae3
  2. #8b8bb9
  3. #6e6e91
  4. #52526b
  5. #373747
  6. #1f1f26
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #a9abde
      ΔE = 1.421 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.15
      #aba9da
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2705 C
      #a7a4e0
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. 270 U
      #adaede
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Perfect Pearl B7-E2-3
      #a8a8d8
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 2214
      #a8acdc
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  6. Berger

    1. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  7. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Petal Soft
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Roswell
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  8. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  9. Diamond Vogel

    1. Childish Wonder / 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  10. Colortrend

    1. 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 42.6%

#a9aae3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9aae3 foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #a9aae3">…</p>

#a9aae3 background

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="background-color: #a9aae3">…</p>

#a9aae3 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 #a9aae3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11119331
Binary
10101001, 10101010, 11100011
Hexadecimal
#a9aae3
LRV
≈ 42.7%
Closest short hex
#aad ΔE = 1.456
RGB
rgb(169, 170, 227)
RGBA
rgba(169, 170, 227, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.299, g: 0.300, b: 0.401
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.667%, blue: 0.890%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5657885 / 0xffa9aae3
HSL
hsl(239, 51%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 51%, 78%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (238.966), saturation: 26% (0.256), value: 89% (0.890)
HSP
hue: 238.966, saturation: 25.551%, perceived brightness: 69.466%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.294, S: 63.906, L: 71.371
Cubehelix
H: -123.879, S: 0.475, L: 0.690
TSL
T: -2.910, S: 0.064, L: 0.691
CMYK
cyan: 26% (0.256), magenta: 25% (0.251), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.110)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 11% (0.110)
XYZ
X: 44.599, Y: 42.730, Z: 78.556
xyY
x: 0.269, y: 0.258, Y: 42.730
CIELab
L: 71.371, a: 11.936, b: -28.739
CIELuv
L: 71.371, u: -3.886, v: -47.207
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.371, C: 31.119, H: 292.555
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.371, C: 47.366, H: 265.294
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.368, a: 7.391, b: -25.494
CIECAM02
J: 62.747, C: 34.451, h: 275.503, Q: 156.065, M: 30.127, s: 43.936, H: 319.480
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.228, jaune: -5.114, green: -0.432
LMS
L: 38.281, M: 41.633, S: 77.967
YCbCr
Y: 167.359, Cb: 153.171, Cr: 123.514
YCgCo
Y: 184.000, Cg: -14.000, Co: 27.750
YDbDr
Y: 176.199, Db: 76.431, Dr: 13.702
YPbPr
Y: 173.891, Pb: 28.615, Pr: -3.122
xvYCC
Y: 165.342, Cb: 153.136, Cr: 125.258
YIQ
Y: 176.199, I: -18.908, Q: 17.523
YUV
Y: 176.199, U: 25.001, V: -6.316
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 4.095
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.739

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