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#a9abeb Hex Color Code

#a9abeb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9abeb is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a9abeb is comprised of 66.27% red, 67.06% green and 92.16% blue. In the HSL color space #a9abeb has a hue of 238° (degrees), 62% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.52 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#a9abeb linear gradient to complementary #d6daba

  1. #a9abeb
  2. #b2b3e3
  3. #bbbadb
  4. #c2c2d3
  5. #c9cacb
  6. #d0d2c3
  7. #d6daba

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #878ac7
  2. #9295d3
  3. #9da0df
  4. #a9abeb
  5. #b5b6f7
  6. #c0c2ff
  7. #cccdff

Tones

  1. #a9abeb
  2. #afb0e6
  3. #b5b5e0
  4. #bbbadb
  5. #c0c0d5
  6. #c5c5d0
  7. #cacaca

Tints and Shades

#a9abeb to white

  1. #a9abeb
  2. #b8b9ef
  3. #c7c6f2
  4. #d5d4f5
  5. #e3e2f9
  6. #f1f1fc
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a9abeb to black

  1. #a9abeb
  2. #8b8cc0
  3. #6e6f96
  4. #52526e
  5. #373849
  6. #1f1f27
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #a9abde
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 4.102 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  2. Brillux

    1. 51.15.15
      #aba9da
      ΔE = 3.346 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  3. Scib Paints

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.635 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 4.087 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. Petal Soft
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.635 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Roswell
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 4.087 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  5. Berger

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.635 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 4.087 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  6. Caparol

    1. 88 20 280 / Lavendel 150
      #b0acfc
      ΔE = 3.950 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  7. Asian Paints

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a9a9d7
      ΔE = 3.981 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Edge Of Dawn / 7216
      #a4a9d8
      ΔE = 4.074 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  8. Duron

    1. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 4.053 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  9. Diamond Vogel

    1. Childish Wonder / 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 4.066 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  10. Colortrend

    1. 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 4.066 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 4.141 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. S 1040-R70B
      #9ca1eb
      ΔE = 4.181 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2716
      #9ea1db
      ΔE = 4.174 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 2705
      #ab9ed9
      ΔE = 5.097 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  13. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Simply Violet / 977
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 4.293 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 5.014 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  14. California Paints

    1. DE 5941 - Simply Violet
      #a6a1d7
      ΔE = 4.293 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 5.014 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  15. Taubmans

    1. Elite / T56-6
      #ada5d4
      ΔE = 4.571 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Davenport / T56-5
      #b7afda
      ΔE = 5.119 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  16. Behr

    1. Lavender Sky P540-4
      #9eacdd
      ΔE = 4.616 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Water Hyacinth P550-4
      #a0a2d4
      ΔE = 4.810 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  17. Clark+Kensington

    1. Whimsical Lilac / 39D-3
      #9ca0da
      ΔE = 4.620 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. First Dance / 40C-5
      #aba9d1
      ΔE = 5.237 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  18. Nerolac

    1. Meadow Phlox - 2326
      #aca3d4
      ΔE = 4.674 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Sweet Lavender - 2340
      #aab1db
      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. Heather Mist / 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 4.753 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Almost Purple / 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 4.877 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Heather Mist 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 4.753 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Almost Purple 145-5
      #9ea0d6
      ΔE = 4.877 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  21. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6262
      #a6a9d4
      ΔE = 4.757 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  22. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 4.803 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 4.890 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  24. Plascon

    1. Walk on the Moon P1-E2-3
      #a8a0d4
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Igloo B6-E2-3
      #a0a8d4
      ΔE = 5.176 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  25. Tikkurila

    1. 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 4.968 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  26. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  27. Dupont

    1. CAS683
      #afa6d2
      ΔE = 5.068 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  28. Coronado Paint

    1. 7160 - Purple Possibility
      #b0aad3
      ΔE = 5.112 / LRV ≈ 42.7%

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#a9abeb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9abeb foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #a9abeb">…</p>

#a9abeb background

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #a9abeb">…</p>

#a9abeb shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9abeb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11119595
Binary
10101001, 10101011, 11101011
Hexadecimal
#a9abeb
LRV
≈ 43.6%
Closest short hex
#aae ΔE = 0.968
RGB
rgb(169, 171, 235)
RGBA
rgba(169, 171, 235, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.294, g: 0.297, b: 0.409
RYB
red: 66.275%, yellow: 67.036%, blue: 92.157%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5657621 / 0xffa9abeb
HSL
hsl(238, 62%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 62%, 79%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (238.182), saturation: 28% (0.281), value: 92% (0.922)
HSP
hue: 238.182, saturation: 28.085%, perceived brightness: 70.151%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.871, S: 73.655, L: 71.932
Cubehelix
H: -124.512, S: 0.542, L: 0.696
TSL
T: -2.879, S: 0.072, L: 0.697
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.281), magenta: 27% (0.272), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 8% (0.078)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 33% (0.329), yellow: 8% (0.078)
XYZ
X: 45.917, Y: 43.558, Z: 84.569
xyY
x: 0.264, y: 0.250, Y: 43.558
CIELab
L: 71.932, a: 13.309, b: -32.236
CIELuv
L: 71.932, u: -4.782, v: -53.282
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.932, C: 34.876, H: 292.433
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.932, C: 53.496, H: 264.871
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.998, a: 8.689, b: -29.775
CIECAM02
J: 63.361, C: 37.909, h: 274.789, Q: 156.827, M: 33.151, s: 45.977, H: 319.079
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.244, jaune: -5.732, green: -0.437
LMS
L: 38.626, M: 42.148, S: 83.896
YCbCr
Y: 168.647, Cb: 156.392, Cr: 122.578
YCoCg
Y: 186.500, Cg: -15.500, Co: 25.750
YDbDr
Y: 177.698, Db: 86.212, Dr: 16.554
YPbPr
Y: 175.182, Pb: 32.230, Pr: -3.944
xvYCC
Y: 166.450, Cb: 156.312, Cr: 124.535
YIQ
Y: 177.698, I: -21.752, Q: 19.490
YUV
Y: 177.698, U: 28.200, V: -7.631
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/8 ΔE = 4.967
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.694

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