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Cadet blue (Crayola) / #a9b2c3 Hex Color Code

#a9b2c3 Paint ChipThe color cadet blue (crayola) with hexadecimal color code #a9b2c3 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #a9b2c3 is comprised of 66.27% red, 69.8% green and 76.47% blue. In the HSL color space #a9b2c3 has a hue of 219° (degrees), 18% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.59 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8890a1
  2. #939bac
  3. #9ea7b7
  4. #a9b2c3
  5. #b4becf
  6. #c0c9db
  7. #ccd5e6

Tints and Shades

#a9b2c3 to white

  1. #a9b2c3
  2. #b7becd
  3. #c5cbd7
  4. #d3d8e1
  5. #e2e5eb
  6. #f0f2f5
  7. #ffffff

#a9b2c3 to black

  1. #a9b2c3
  2. #8b929f
  3. #6d737d
  4. #51555d
  5. #37393e
  6. #1f2022
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ Daydreaming NEKB-43
      #a8b1c1
      ΔE = 0.557 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Bliss PIC-31
      #a1b2c2
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Echo X87R184D
      #a8b3c5
      ΔE = 0.688 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Highland Loch R193D
      #b0b3be
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Beard / 546-4
      #adb4c4
      ΔE = 1.084 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Glistening Gray / 545-4
      #b1b2be
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  4. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purpley Puff / KM3093-2
      #acb2c1
      ΔE = 1.102 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  5. Olympic

    1. ★ Timeless Lilac C45-3
      #adb3c2
      ΔE = 1.216 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. ★ Innuendo C47-3
      #a1b1c2
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  6. Sico

    1. ★ 6172-41 Chopin
      #a9b1bf
      ΔE = 1.218 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ T9.07.67
      #acb5c4
      ΔE = 1.321 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. U0.05.65
      #abb2bc
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4229 Mesmerize 70BB 49/082
      #abb1bf
      ΔE = 1.365 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. ★ Swag Blue 50BB 46/091
      #a4adbd
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  9. Tollens

    1. ★ T2009-2
      #a9b5c8
      ΔE = 1.410 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Pincée d'Indigo
      #9fb2c3
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  10. CIL

    1. ★ Margate Blue
      #aab4c2
      ΔE = 1.420 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. ★ Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 78 2 230 / Coelin 10
      #a8b4c8
      ΔE = 1.449 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. 4242
      #a8acbc
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6104
      #acb6c8
      ΔE = 1.490 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. ★ 6350
      #acb1c4
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  13. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 1.494 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  14. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Spacious Sky / 1062
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 1.494 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ I'on Fountain Chs-29
      #aeb6c6
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Lilac Time 446-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  16. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.09.15
      #a5b3c3
      ΔE = 1.616 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. 63.06.15
      #a7b3bf
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  17. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7233 - Favorite Things
      #acb6c5
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  18. Taubmans

    1. ★ Maiden Mauve / T08 25-2
      #abb4c9
      ΔE = 1.771 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Lilac Bud / T12 38.C10
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  19. Dulux

    1. ★ 50BB 46/129
      #a7b4c9
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. ★ Morning Jewel 4
      #a5b3c8
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Ringo Blue / NP N 1970 P
      #a4adbe
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Star Flower / NP PB 1510 P
      #acb9ca
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  21. Resene

    1. ★ Shinto B79-020-250
      #a6b5c6
      ΔE = 1.884 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. ★ Icebreaker B79-023-257
      #a9b7c9
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2010-R80B
      #b0b5c3
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  23. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 841
      #a8adbc
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 5211P Star Flower
      #a8b8c9
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  24. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #abaebf
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 3-38-3 Wafted Feather
      #abb8cb
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  25. Chrysler

    1. ★ Ice Silver
      #a6b4c2
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Platinum Blue
      #a0b2c6
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  26. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 2682 / Kalevatar
      #a6b4c2
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. 4893
      #a8abb9
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  27. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-40-3 Witching Hour
      #a8aebb
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. 5-39-3 Cocktail
      #abb3be
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  28. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Blue Pot / 0624
      #a1b1c2
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  29. Levis

    1. ★ Mild Lavender
      #a1b1c2
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Mild Sky
      #a2afbc
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  30. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0624
      #a1b1c2
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  31. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3010-R60B
      #a9afbb
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  32. GM / General Motors

    1. Silver
      #aab5c1
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  33. Pantone / PMS

    1. 536 C
      #a2b2c8
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 536
      #abb0c7
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  34. Laura Ashley

    1. 3-4 Forget Me Not
      #a3b2c9
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  35. Devoe Paint

    1. Enchantment / 30BB 47/161
      #a4b6c9
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Antwerp Blue / 30BB 46/124
      #a9b6c2
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  36. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Viola / 1424
      #adb4cb
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  37. Audi

    1. Silberviolett Metallic / 1M, LY4W
      #aab2bc
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  38. Bristol

    1. Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  39. Dutch Boy

    1. Jumpin' Jack Flash
      #aab3cb
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  40. Vista Paint

    1. Favorite Things
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  41. Scib Paints

    1. Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  42. Berger

    1. Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  43. Ford

    1. Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  44. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blue Star 28-7
      #a2aec5
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  45. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 35 - Blue
      #a5b5cc
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  46. Volkswagen

    1. Diamond Silver
      #afb8c4
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  47. Sto

    1. 34422
      #b1b9c6
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 48.1%

#a9b2c3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9b2c3 foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #a9b2c3">…</p>

#a9b2c3 background

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="background-color: #a9b2c3">…</p>

#a9b2c3 shadow

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9b2c3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11121347
Binary
10101001, 10110010, 11000011
Hexadecimal
#a9b2c3
LRV
≈ 44.2%
Closest short hex
#abc ΔE = 3.563
RGB
rgb(169, 178, 195)
RGBA
rgba(169, 178, 195, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.312, g: 0.328, b: 0.360
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.689%, blue: 0.765%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5655869 / 0xffa9b2c3
HSL
hsl(219, 18%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(219, 18%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 219° (219.231), saturation: 13% (0.133), value: 76% (0.765)
HSP
hue: 219.231, saturation: 13.333%, perceived brightness: 69.571%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.599, S: 21.294, L: 72.372
Cubehelix
H: -142.964, S: 0.182, L: 0.695
TSL
T: -2.070, S: 0.030, L: 0.695
CMYK
cyan: 13% (0.133), magenta: 9% (0.087), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.235)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 30% (0.302), yellow: 24% (0.235)
XYZ
X: 42.131, Y: 44.215, Z: 57.934
xyY
x: 0.292, y: 0.306, Y: 44.215
CIELab
L: 72.372, a: 0.318, b: -9.699
CIELuv
L: 72.372, u: -5.790, v: -14.774
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.372, C: 9.704, H: 271.878
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.372, C: 15.868, H: 248.599
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.495, a: -3.269, b: -5.111
CIECAM02
J: 63.877, C: 14.787, h: 253.894, Q: 157.465, M: 12.931, s: 28.657, H: 307.954
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.125, jaune: -1.761, green: 0.547
LMS
L: 40.460, M: 45.766, S: 57.700
YCbCr
Y: 168.255, Cb: 136.795, Cr: 122.842
YCgCo
Y: 180.000, Cg: -2.000, Co: 35.750
YDbDr
Y: 177.247, Db: 26.711, Dr: 15.686
YPbPr
Y: 177.307, Pb: 9.535, Pr: -5.282
xvYCC
Y: 168.275, Cb: 136.376, Cr: 123.360
YIQ
Y: 177.247, I: -10.823, Q: 3.386
YUV
Y: 177.247, U: 8.738, V: -7.235
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/4 ΔE = 2.296
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.153

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