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#a9ade5 Hex Color Code

#a9ade5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9ade5 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a9ade5 is comprised of 66.27% red, 67.84% green and 89.8% blue. In the HSL color space #a9ade5 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 54% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.87 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#a9ade5 linear gradient to complementary #d4d7b7

  1. #a9ade5
  2. #b2b4de
  3. #babbd6
  4. #c1c2cf
  5. #c8c9c7
  6. #ced0bf
  7. #d4d7b7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #878cc1
  2. #9297cd
  3. #9ea2d9
  4. #a9ade5
  5. #b5b8f1
  6. #c0c4fd
  7. #ccd0ff

Tones

  1. #a9ade5
  2. #afb1e0
  3. #b4b6db
  4. #b9bad6
  5. #bebed1
  6. #c3c3cc
  7. #c7c7c7

Tints and Shades

#a9ade5 to white

  1. #a9ade5
  2. #b8bae9
  3. #c6c8ee
  4. #d5d5f2
  5. #e3e3f7
  6. #f1f1fb
  7. #ffffff

#a9ade5 to black

  1. #a9ade5
  2. #8b8ebb
  3. #6e7092
  4. #52536c
  5. #373847
  6. #1f1f26
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #a9abde
      ΔE = 1.393 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. ★ 6820 Indigo
      #a5aadb
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 270 U
      #adaede
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. ★ 2716 U
      #a1afe9
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 2214
      #a8acdc
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  4. Berger

    1. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  5. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Petal Soft
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Roswell
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  7. Brillux

    1. 51.15.15
      #aba9da
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  8. Duron

    1. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  9. Plascon

    1. Perfect Pearl B7-E2-3
      #a8a8d8
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Evening Moon B7-D2-3
      #b4b4ec
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  10. Diamond Vogel

    1. Childish Wonder / 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  11. Colortrend

    1. 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 48.0%

#a9ade5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9ade5 foreground

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="color: #a9ade5">…</p>

#a9ade5 background

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="background-color: #a9ade5">…</p>

#a9ade5 shadow

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9ade5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11120101
Binary
10101001, 10101101, 11100101
Hexadecimal
#a9ade5
LRV
≈ 44.0%
Closest short hex
#aad ΔE = 1.724
RGB
rgb(169, 173, 229)
RGBA
rgba(169, 173, 229, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.296, g: 0.303, b: 0.401
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.677%, blue: 0.898%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5657115 / 0xffa9ade5
HSL
hsl(236, 54%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 54%, 78%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.000), saturation: 26% (0.262), value: 90% (0.898)
HSP
hue: 236.000, saturation: 26.201%, perceived brightness: 70.246%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.552, S: 65.463, L: 72.214
Cubehelix
H: -126.329, S: 0.484, L: 0.698
TSL
T: -2.789, S: 0.065, L: 0.699
CMYK
cyan: 26% (0.262), magenta: 24% (0.245), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.102)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 32% (0.322), yellow: 10% (0.102)
XYZ
X: 45.445, Y: 43.978, Z: 80.208
xyY
x: 0.268, y: 0.259, Y: 43.978
CIELab
L: 72.214, a: 10.746, b: -28.534
CIELuv
L: 72.214, u: -5.286, v: -46.774
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.214, C: 30.490, H: 290.636
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.214, C: 47.072, H: 263.552
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.316, a: 6.269, b: -25.289
CIECAM02
J: 63.684, C: 34.314, h: 273.105, Q: 157.226, M: 30.007, s: 43.687, H: 318.139
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.224, jaune: -5.065, green: -0.239
LMS
L: 39.169, M: 43.167, S: 79.611
YCbCr
Y: 169.067, Cb: 153.176, Cr: 122.268
YCgCo
Y: 186.000, Cg: -13.000, Co: 27.250
YDbDr
Y: 178.188, Db: 76.448, Dr: 17.484
YPbPr
Y: 176.180, Pb: 28.460, Pr: -4.576
xvYCC
Y: 167.308, Cb: 153.000, Cr: 123.980
YIQ
Y: 178.188, I: -20.374, Q: 16.578
YUV
Y: 178.188, U: 25.006, V: -8.061
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 3.380
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 10.801

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