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#a9acbd Hex Color Code

#a9acbd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9acbd is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a9acbd is comprised of 66.27% red, 67.45% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #a9acbd has a hue of 231° (degrees), 13% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.62 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #888b9c
  2. #9396a7
  3. #9ea1b2
  4. #a9acbd
  5. #b4b7c8
  6. #bfc2d4
  7. #cbcedf

Tints and Shades

#a9acbd to white

  1. #a9acbd
  2. #b7b9c8
  3. #c5c7d3
  4. #d3d5de
  5. #e2e3e9
  6. #f0f1f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a9acbd to black

  1. #a9acbd
  2. #8b8d9b
  3. #6d6f7a
  4. #51535a
  5. #37383c
  6. #1f1f21
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 4242
      #a8acbc
      ΔE = 0.534 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. 1653
      #aca8b0
      ΔE = 4.296 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #abaebf
      ΔE = 0.741 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 3-41-3 Apparition
      #b7b6cb
      ΔE = 4.562 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  3. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 841
      #a8adbc
      ΔE = 1.068 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 5211P Star Flower
      #a8b8c9
      ΔE = 5.230 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  4. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4893
      #a8abb9
      ΔE = 1.246 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. 609X
      #a3abb3
      ΔE = 4.260 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  5. Beckers

    1. ★ Vattenfall 781 / S 2908-B05G
      #a7a8ba
      ΔE = 1.517 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Retro 780 / S 3010-B30G
      #a0a8b2
      ΔE = 3.962 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ Hydrangea Blossom ICC-55
      #a5adbf
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Luxe Lilac N560-3
      #a7a3b2
      ΔE = 3.693 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  7. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Fairy Dust / 70BB 44/144
      #acafc3
      ΔE = 1.654 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Precocious Purple / 90BB 46/132
      #b4b1c3
      ΔE = 3.038 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  8. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Delicate Tint 30-25
      #afaebd
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Motherlode 28-23
      #9ca9b7
      ΔE = 3.990 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Ringo Blue / NP N 1970 P
      #a4adbe
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Faded Memories / NP PB 1473 P
      #aeaec6
      ΔE = 3.126 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-41-3 Dynasty
      #abadb9
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. 5-42-3 Grey Monday
      #b2b1bd
      ΔE = 3.037 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  11. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lap Of Luxury / 7184
      #aaa9b6
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Purpley Puff / 7232
      #9fabbb
      ΔE = 3.046 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  12. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Soft Mauve / G83
      #afaebb
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Mauve Grey / G82
      #9faab7
      ΔE = 3.473 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  13. Olympic

    1. ★ Lilac Time C46-3
      #a2acbd
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Innuendo C47-3
      #a1b1c2
      ΔE = 4.022 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  14. Tollens

    1. Jacinthe | EE212
      #a6a9b5
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. T2149-3
      #abadb6
      ΔE = 3.099 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  15. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purpley Puff / KM3093-2
      #acb2c1
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. Luster Blue / KM3052-2
      #b2afc2
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  16. Clark+Kensington

    1. Saint Germain / 42A-3
      #afacb9
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Photogenic / 42B-4
      #b5aec1
      ΔE = 3.615 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  17. Crayola

    1. Cadet Blue
      #a9b2c3
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  18. Berger

    1. Lap of Luxury / 7184
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Bethel Corner / 8249
      #a3a7af
      ΔE = 4.179 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  19. Scib Paints

    1. Lap of Luxury / 7184
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Purpley Puff / 7232
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 3.044 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  20. Asian Paints

    1. Thunder / 7232
      #9fa7ba
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. Ice Cube / 7233
      #b1b7c9
      ΔE = 3.973 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  21. Bristol

    1. Lilac Time / P102-C4
      #a5abb6
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Timeless Lilac / P101-C4
      #b1b1bb
      ΔE = 3.394 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  22. Sto

    1. 34222
      #b1adba
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 34421
      #98a2b6
      ΔE = 4.780 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  23. Porter Paints

    1. Glistening Gray / 545-4
      #b1b2be
      ΔE = 3.003 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Ash Grove / 542-4
      #bab3bf
      ΔE = 4.963 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  24. CIL

    1. Silhouette
      #a6a9b3
      ΔE = 3.012 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Pier Pointe
      #9da6b8
      ΔE = 3.237 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  25. Dulux

    1. 14RB 45/074
      #b2afbb
      ΔE = 3.044 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 70BB 40/062
      #a3a7b1
      ΔE = 3.496 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  26. Vista Paint

    1. Purpley Puff
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 3.044 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Favorite Things
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 4.657 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  27. Volkswagen

    1. Diamond Silver
      #a4acb7
      ΔE = 3.078 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Diamond Silver
      #afb8c4
      ΔE = 4.833 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  28. Dutch Boy

    1. Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 3.102 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Vineyard Point
      #aba7ad
      ΔE = 5.088 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  29. Chrysler

    1. Silverstone
      #a1a7b3
      ΔE = 3.180 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Platinum Blue
      #a0b2c6
      ΔE = 4.571 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  30. Taubmans

    1. Viola Blue / T10 39H-1
      #a3afbd
      ΔE = 3.215 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Escape / T12 41.D10
      #afb4bd
      ΔE = 4.183 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  31. Brillux

    1. 48.06.15
      #a8adb6
      ΔE = 3.278 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 45.06.15
      #b4b1b7
      ΔE = 5.068 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  32. Nerolac

    1. Cloudy Day - 4228
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 3.291 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Dark Skies - 4229
      #9ca4b7
      ΔE = 3.698 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  33. California Paints

    1. DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 3.291 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. DE 5926 - Madder Blue
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  34. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Spacious Sky / 1062
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 3.291 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Madder Blue / 1154
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  35. Laura Ashley

    1. 44-19 Lavender Spray
      #a8a4b5
      ΔE = 3.297 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 2-9 Dusty Lilac 2
      #a6a3b6
      ΔE = 3.522 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  36. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Appalachian Gray 7118-1
      #9fa5b3
      ΔE = 3.317 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. I'on Fountain Chs-29
      #aeb6c6
      ΔE = 3.681 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  37. Kansai Paint

    1. Mystery
      #b3acbf
      ΔE = 3.364 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  38. Sikkens

    1. T9.07.67
      #abb4c2
      ΔE = 3.380 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. S8.05.65
      #a6b0b8
      ΔE = 4.605 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  39. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2010-R80B
      #b0b5c3
      ΔE = 3.398 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. S 2010-R70B
      #b8b6c6
      ΔE = 4.357 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  40. Duron

    1. Mysterious Mauve
      #b3b0bb
      ΔE = 3.465 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 5.074 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  41. Resene

    1. Mischka B76-009-261
      #a5a9b2
      ΔE = 3.470 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Icebreaker B79-023-257
      #a9b7c9
      ΔE = 4.633 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  42. Jedynka

    1. Pd 1185
      #acadb5
      ΔE = 3.502 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  43. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-g6
      #adafb7
      ΔE = 3.606 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. 37-g7
      #a1a2aa
      ΔE = 5.166 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  44. Teknos

    1. PR340
      #aaa8b1
      ΔE = 3.663 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  45. Krylon

    1. Pewter Gray
      #a9aeb6
      ΔE = 3.689 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  46. Levis

    1. Subtle Sky
      #adb3bd
      ΔE = 3.732 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Mild Lavender
      #a1b1c2
      ΔE = 4.022 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  47. Diamond Vogel

    1. Buffed Plum / 1317
      #b3b2bc
      ΔE = 3.755 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Blue Pot / 0624
      #a1b1c2
      ΔE = 4.022 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  48. Colortrend

    1. 1317
      #b3b2bc
      ΔE = 3.755 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. 0624
      #a1b1c2
      ΔE = 4.022 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  49. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6111
      #a0adc5
      ΔE = 3.763 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. 6391
      #a0a2ac
      ΔE = 4.688 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  50. Audi

    1. Silberviolett Metallic / 1M, LY4W
      #aab2bc
      ΔE = 3.773 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. Sharkblau Metallic / 5R, LA5Q
      #9aacbd
      ΔE = 4.637 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  51. Focoltone

    1. 4043
      #b4afc6
      ΔE = 3.927 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  52. Coronado Paint

    1. 7233 - Favorite Things
      #acb6c5
      ΔE = 3.940 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 7185 - Hyacinth Haze
      #bbb5c1
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  53. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 3.946 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. CF10454
      #9ca7c3
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  54. Peintures MF

    1. DD423-1
      #abb2bb
      ΔE = 3.961 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. CD362-2
      #b6b1c9
      ΔE = 4.557 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  55. GM / General Motors

    1. Norfolk Gray
      #9ba9bf
      ΔE = 4.014 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Silver
      #aab5c1
      ΔE = 4.302 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  56. Valspar Paint

    1. Dried Lavender
      #acaec9
      ΔE = 4.037 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Mist
      #acb8c4
      ΔE = 5.174 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  57. Pantone / PMS

    1. 651
      #a1adc7
      ΔE = 4.128 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 644
      #9eb0c9
      ΔE = 5.017 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  58. Ralph Lauren

    1. Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 4.167 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Spanish Bluebell / RLVM283
      #9aabba
      ΔE = 4.690 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  59. Dupont

    1. CAS931
      #a4acb4
      ΔE = 4.188 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. CAS939
      #9aaec0
      ΔE = 5.018 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  60. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Solitude - 6535
      #99a7b8
      ΔE = 4.292 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Vesper Violet - 6542
      #99a0b2
      ΔE = 4.927 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  61. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 36375
      #a6adb4
      ΔE = 4.363 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  62. Benjamin Moore

    1. New Hope Gray / 2130-50
      #9da9b4
      ΔE = 4.446 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Little Falls / 1621
      #9faeb8
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  63. Glidden

    1. Lavender Phlox
      #b1abc5
      ΔE = 4.555 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 4.671 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  64. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 4.580 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. 7324-31 Windmill
      #9caab4
      ΔE = 5.132 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  65. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3010-R70B
      #a9b4be
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R60B
      #9ca2ba
      ΔE = 4.717 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  66. ICI Paints

    1. Little Lilac 30RB 49/042
      #b3b0b7
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. 4324 Lady Orchid 50RB 48/051
      #b6b0b8
      ΔE = 4.981 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  67. Ford

    1. Silver
      #9eabb5
      ΔE = 4.748 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Anniversary Silver Glow
      #98a2af
      ΔE = 5.235 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  68. Rodda Paint

    1. Bethel Corner 8249
      #a4aab0
      ΔE = 4.780 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  69. AMC

    1. Mist Silver
      #a0b2c1
      ΔE = 4.853 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  70. Graham & Brown

    1. Little Boy Blue
      #9aadbe
      ΔE = 4.854 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  71. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Mithril Silver / Silver (052)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  72. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 22 B 19 - Soft blue
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. BS 4800 20 C 35 - Blue
      #a5b5cc
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  73. Rackham

    1. Polished Silver (49)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  74. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Silver (997)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  75. Reaper Master

    1. Polished Silver (9054)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  76. Old Citadel

    1. Mithril Silver
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  77. Little Greene

    1. Summer Cloud
      #b3b1b7
      ΔE = 4.897 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  78. General Paint

    1. Café Curtain / CL 2403W
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 4.989 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Marionette / CL 2392W
      #b3b8c2
      ΔE = 5.013 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  79. Sico

    1. 6048-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 5.002 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. 6171-41 Galley
      #9da9b2
      ΔE = 5.067 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  80. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1781
      #abacb0
      ΔE = 5.026 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Model Master 28003
      #a8a9ad
      ΔE = 5.191 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  81. Jotun

    1. 4109 / Gustaviansk Blå
      #9da9b2
      ΔE = 5.067 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. 4246 / Gråblå
      #a0a9b0
      ΔE = 5.076 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  82. Wattyl

    1. Princess Satin / D65W
      #bab4ca
      ΔE = 5.098 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  83. KILZ

    1. Sensual Silver / H811
      #9fa8af
      ΔE = 5.224 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  84. Sanderson

    1. Dove Blue
      #9aafc4
      ΔE = 5.245 / LRV ≈ 41.5%

#a9acbd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9acbd foreground

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#a9acbd background

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11119805
Binary
10101001, 10101100, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#a9acbd
LRV
≈ 41.6%
Closest short hex
#aab ΔE = 1.075
RGB
rgb(169, 172, 189)
RGBA
rgba(169, 172, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.319, g: 0.325, b: 0.357
RYB
red: 66.275%, yellow: 67.298%, blue: 74.118%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5657411 / 0xffa9acbd
HSL
hsl(231, 13%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 13%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.000), saturation: 11% (0.106), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 231.000, saturation: 10.582%, perceived brightness: 67.898%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.455, S: 18.624, L: 70.604
Cubehelix
H: -130.798, S: 0.149, L: 0.678
TSL
T: -2.576, S: 0.023, L: 0.679
CMYK
cyan: 11% (0.106), magenta: 9% (0.090), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 33% (0.325), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 40.298, Y: 41.614, Z: 54.043
xyY
x: 0.296, y: 0.306, Y: 41.614
CIELab
L: 70.604, a: 2.330, b: -9.035
CIELuv
L: 70.604, u: -2.608, v: -14.012
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.604, C: 9.331, H: 284.462
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.604, C: 14.252, H: 259.455
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.509, a: -1.383, b: -4.515
CIECAM02
J: 61.916, C: 13.236, h: 266.447, Q: 155.028, M: 11.575, s: 27.324, H: 314.498
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.126, jaune: -1.669, green: 0.186
LMS
L: 38.631, M: 42.615, S: 53.833
YCbCr
Y: 164.643, Cb: 135.907, Cr: 125.476
YCoCg
Y: 175.500, Cg: -3.500, Co: 37.250
YDbDr
Y: 173.041, Db: 24.011, Dr: 7.688
YPbPr
Y: 172.585, Pb: 8.845, Pr: -2.282
xvYCC
Y: 164.220, Cb: 135.770, Cr: 125.995
YIQ
Y: 173.041, I: -7.249, Q: 4.655
YUV
Y: 173.041, U: 7.855, V: -3.545
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/2 ΔE = 3.384
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 11.154

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