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#a9aec4 Hex Color Code

#a9aec4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9aec4 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a9aec4 is comprised of 66.27% red, 68.24% green and 76.86% blue. In the HSL color space #a9aec4 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 19% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.64 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#a9aec4 linear gradient to complementary #c1beac

  1. #a9aec4
  2. #adb1c0
  3. #b2b3bc
  4. #b6b6b8
  5. #bab9b4
  6. #bdbbb0
  7. #c1beac

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #888da2
  2. #9398ad
  3. #9ea3b9
  4. #a9aec4
  5. #b4b9d0
  6. #c0c5db
  7. #cbd0e7

Tints and Shades

#a9aec4 to white

  1. #a9aec4
  2. #b7bbce
  3. #c5c8d7
  4. #d3d6e1
  5. #e2e3eb
  6. #f0f1f5
  7. #ffffff

#a9aec4 to black

  1. #a9aec4
  2. #8b8fa0
  3. #6d707e
  4. #51545d
  5. #37383e
  6. #1f1f22
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 15-3908 TCX
      #a9adc2
      ΔE = 0.539 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. 5295 U
      #b1afc3
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac / T10 38E-1
      #a8afc5
      ΔE = 0.629 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. ★ Old Mystic / T59-4
      #b0b1c7
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Precious Stone
      #abb0c4
      ΔE = 0.997 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. Blue Echo X87R184D
      #a8b3c5
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.09.15
      #a8afc3
      ΔE = 1.015 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. ★ 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 1.360 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Twilight Blue / 50BB 46/110
      #acb2c8
      ΔE = 1.434 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. ★ Timeless Lilac / PPG1169-4
      #afb2c4
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ Starlit Night 4
      #a6afc8
      ΔE = 1.464 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Morning Jewel 4
      #a5b3c8
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6350
      #acb1c4
      ΔE = 1.495 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. 6111
      #a0adc5
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Innuendo / 447-4
      #a5afc4
      ΔE = 1.568 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. ★ Lilac Time / 446-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lilac Time / PPG1168-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. ★ Timeless Lilac / PPG1169-4
      #afb2c4
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  11. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Faded Memories / NP PB 1473 P
      #aeaec6
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Ringo Blue / NP N 1970 P
      #a4adbe
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. CF10711
      #aca9c0
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #abaebf
      ΔE = 1.814 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. ★ 3-39-3 Twilight Dusk
      #a8b2c5
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e3
      #a8afca
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  15. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Jumpin' Jack Flash
      #aab3cb
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. ★ Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  16. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Blue Star 28-7
      #a2aec5
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Delicate Tint 30-25
      #afaebd
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  17. Beckers

    1. ★ Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Vattenfall 781 / S 2908-B05G
      #a7a8ba
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  18. Chrysler

    1. ★ Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  19. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Paradise / 7225
      #a3afc8
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Lined With Lilacs / 7201
      #a7aecc
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  20. General Paint

    1. ★ Purpura / CL 2414M
      #a5aac5
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  21. Caparol

    1. ★ 4242
      #a8acbc
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. 75 2 246 / Venato 45
      #a0a8bc
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. Freesia / 1432
      #a8b2cd
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Central Mauve / 1412
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  23. Crayola

    1. Cadet Blue
      #a9b2c3
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 841
      #a8adbc
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  25. ICI Paints

    1. New Age Blue 70BB 43/127
      #a0a8bf
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. 4228 Fairy Dust 70BB 44/144
      #9fa8c2
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  26. Levis

    1. Bon Vivant
      #a8aaba
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  27. Olympic

    1. Lovely Lilac B46-3
      #a4b2c9
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Lilac Time C46-3
      #a2acbd
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  28. Devoe Paint

    1. Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Ashley's Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #a8a7bf
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  29. CIL

    1. Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  30. Kelly-Moore

    1. Luster Blue / KM3052-2
      #b2afc2
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. Purpley Puff / KM3093-2
      #acb2c1
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  31. Behr

    1. Daydreaming NEKB-43
      #a8b1c1
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Sweet William FF60-1
      #9fadc6
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  32. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Spacious Sky / 1062
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  33. California Paints

    1. DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  34. Coronado Paint

    1. 7169 - Lilac Lake
      #b2b1cb
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  35. Laura Ashley

    1. 3-4 Forget Me Not
      #a3b2c9
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  36. Peintures MF

    1. CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 46.8%

#a9aec4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9aec4 foreground

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #a9aec4">…</p>

#a9aec4 background

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #a9aec4">…</p>

#a9aec4 shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9aec4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11120324
Binary
10101001, 10101110, 11000100
Hexadecimal
#a9aec4
LRV
≈ 42.7%
Closest short hex
#aab ΔE = 2.676
RGB
rgb(169, 174, 196)
RGBA
rgba(169, 174, 196, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.314, g: 0.323, b: 0.364
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.679%, blue: 0.769%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5656892 / 0xffa9aec4
HSL
hsl(229, 19%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 19%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.889), saturation: 14% (0.138), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 228.889, saturation: 13.776%, perceived brightness: 68.702%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.893, S: 25.131, L: 71.346
Cubehelix
H: -132.813, S: 0.199, L: 0.686
TSL
T: -2.484, S: 0.030, L: 0.686
CMYK
cyan: 14% (0.138), magenta: 11% (0.112), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 32% (0.318), yellow: 23% (0.231)
XYZ
X: 41.460, Y: 42.692, Z: 58.270
xyY
x: 0.291, y: 0.300, Y: 42.692
CIELab
L: 71.346, a: 2.709, b: -11.781
CIELuv
L: 71.346, u: -3.942, v: -18.375
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.346, C: 12.089, H: 282.949
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.346, C: 18.793, H: 257.893
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.339, a: -1.080, b: -7.138
CIECAM02
J: 62.736, C: 16.586, h: 265.361, Q: 156.052, M: 14.504, s: 30.487, H: 313.915
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.138, jaune: -2.133, green: 0.235
LMS
L: 39.259, M: 43.654, S: 58.008
YCbCr
Y: 166.337, Cb: 138.398, Cr: 124.243
YCgCo
Y: 178.250, Cg: -4.250, Co: 35.500
YDbDr
Y: 175.013, Db: 31.576, Dr: 11.439
YPbPr
Y: 174.519, Pb: 11.575, Pr: -3.512
xvYCC
Y: 165.881, Cb: 138.168, Cr: 124.915
YIQ
Y: 175.013, I: -10.046, Q: 5.788
YUV
Y: 175.013, U: 10.329, V: -5.275
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 2.593
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.018

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