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#a9aec1 Hex Color Code

#a9aec1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9aec1 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a9aec1 is comprised of 66.27% red, 68.24% green and 75.69% blue. In the HSL color space #a9aec1 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 16% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.45 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #888d9f
  2. #9398aa
  3. #9ea3b6
  4. #a9aec1
  5. #b4b9cc
  6. #c0c5d8
  7. #cbd0e4

Tints and Shades

#a9aec1 to white

  1. #a9aec1
  2. #b7bbcb
  3. #c5c8d5
  4. #d3d6e0
  5. #e2e3ea
  6. #f0f1f4
  7. #ffffff

#a9aec1 to black

  1. #a9aec1
  2. #8b8f9e
  3. #6d707c
  4. #51545c
  5. #37383e
  6. #1f1f22
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.09.15
      #a8afc3
      ΔE = 0.706 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. ★ 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Precious Stone
      #abb0c4
      ΔE = 0.850 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. Blue Echo X87R184D
      #a8b3c5
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 15-3908 TCX
      #a9adc2
      ΔE = 0.880 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. ★ P 108-9 U
      #a6afc2
      ΔE = 1.205 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #abaebf
      ΔE = 0.917 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 4-39-3 Monet Lavender
      #a2acbc
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  5. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Fairy Dust / 70BB 44/144
      #acafc3
      ΔE = 0.927 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6350
      #acb1c4
      ΔE = 1.109 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. 6111
      #a0adc5
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac / T10 38E-1
      #a8afc5
      ΔE = 1.237 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. ★ Old Mystic / T59-4
      #b0b1c7
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 4242
      #a8acbc
      ΔE = 1.349 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. 75 2 246 / Venato 45
      #a0a8bc
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lilac Time / PPG1168-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 1.406 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. ★ Innuendo / PPG1165-4
      #a4b0c4
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 841
      #a8adbc
      ΔE = 1.580 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  11. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Ringo Blue / NP N 1970 P
      #a4adbe
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Hollywood Dream / NP N 1951 P
      #b0adc0
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Timeless Lilac / 445-4
      #afb2c4
      ΔE = 1.743 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Blue Beard / 546-4
      #adb4c4
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  13. Glidden

    1. ★ Twilight Blue / 50BB 46/110
      #acb2c8
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. ★ Innuendo / PPG1165-4
      #a4b0c4
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  14. Crayola

    1. ★ Cadet Blue
      #a9b2c3
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  15. Levis

    1. ★ Bon Vivant
      #a8aaba
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  16. Behr

    1. ★ Daydreaming NEKB-43
      #a8b1c1
      ΔE = 1.946 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 620C-3 Purple Surf
      #abb0c9
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Swag Blue 50BB 46/091
      #a4adbd
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Quantum Haze 70BB 50/110
      #afb5c8
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purpley Puff / KM3093-2
      #acb2c1
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. Luster Blue / KM3052-2
      #b2afc2
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  19. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  20. Olympic

    1. ★ Lilac Time C46-3
      #a2acbd
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Timeless Lilac C45-3
      #adb3c2
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  21. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4893
      #a8abb9
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  22. Beckers

    1. Vattenfall 781 / S 2908-B05G
      #a7a8ba
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Delicate Tint 30-25
      #afaebd
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Blue Star 28-7
      #a2aec5
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  24. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-40-3 Witching Hour
      #a8aebb
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. 5-41-3 Dynasty
      #abadb9
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  25. Sico

    1. 6172-41 Chopin
      #a9b1bf
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  26. Dutch Boy

    1. Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Jumpin' Jack Flash
      #aab3cb
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  27. California Paints

    1. DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  28. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Spacious Sky / 1062
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  29. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Viola / 1424
      #adb4cb
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  30. CIL

    1. Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  31. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3010-R60B
      #a9afbb
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  32. Dulux

    1. 90BB 46/132
      #b0b1c9
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. 50BB 46/129
      #a7b4c9
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  33. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Paradise / 7225
      #a3afc8
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  34. Dulux Australia

    1. Soft Mauve / G83
      #afaebb
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  35. Bristol

    1. Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  36. Tollens

    1. T2009-2
      #a9b5c8
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  37. Chrysler

    1. Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 43.3%

#a9aec1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9aec1 foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #a9aec1">…</p>

#a9aec1 background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #a9aec1">…</p>

#a9aec1 shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9aec1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11120321
Binary
10101001, 10101110, 11000001
Hexadecimal
#a9aec1
LRV
≈ 42.6%
Closest short hex
#aab ΔE = 2.041
RGB
rgb(169, 174, 193)
RGBA
rgba(169, 174, 193, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.315, g: 0.325, b: 0.360
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.679%, blue: 0.757%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5656895 / 0xffa9aec1
HSL
hsl(227, 16%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 16%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.500), saturation: 12% (0.124), value: 76% (0.757)
HSP
hue: 227.500, saturation: 12.435%, perceived brightness: 68.552%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.620, S: 21.727, L: 71.253
Cubehelix
H: -134.180, S: 0.175, L: 0.685
TSL
T: -2.424, S: 0.027, L: 0.685
CMYK
cyan: 12% (0.124), magenta: 10% (0.098), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.243)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 32% (0.318), yellow: 24% (0.243)
XYZ
X: 41.122, Y: 42.557, Z: 56.490
xyY
x: 0.293, y: 0.304, Y: 42.557
CIELab
L: 71.253, a: 2.073, b: -10.270
CIELuv
L: 71.253, u: -3.784, v: -15.907
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.253, C: 10.477, H: 281.415
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.253, C: 16.351, H: 256.620
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.236, a: -1.644, b: -5.676
CIECAM02
J: 62.633, C: 14.866, h: 263.482, Q: 155.924, M: 13.000, s: 28.875, H: 312.915
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.130, jaune: -1.873, green: 0.278
LMS
L: 39.243, M: 43.652, S: 56.254
YCbCr
Y: 166.043, Cb: 137.081, Cr: 124.456
YCgCo
Y: 177.500, Cg: -3.500, Co: 36.250
YDbDr
Y: 174.671, Db: 27.577, Dr: 10.788
YPbPr
Y: 174.303, Pb: 10.075, Pr: -3.374
xvYCC
Y: 165.696, Cb: 136.850, Cr: 125.036
YIQ
Y: 174.671, I: -9.083, Q: 4.854
YUV
Y: 174.671, U: 9.021, V: -4.975
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 3.123
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.441

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