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#a9b3cb Hex Color Code

#a9b3cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9b3cb is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a9b3cb is comprised of 66.27% red, 70.2% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #a9b3cb has a hue of 222° (degrees), 25% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.13 nm.

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#a9b3cb linear gradient to complementary #c7c1ad

  1. #a9b3cb
  2. #afb5c6
  3. #b4b8c1
  4. #b9babc
  5. #bebcb7
  6. #c2bfb2
  7. #c7c1ad

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8791a8
  2. #929cb4
  3. #9ea8bf
  4. #a9b3cb
  5. #b5bfd7
  6. #c0cae3
  7. #ccd6ef

Tints and Shades

#a9b3cb to white

  1. #a9b3cb
  2. #b7bfd4
  3. #c5ccdc
  4. #d4d8e5
  5. #e2e5ed
  6. #f0f2f6
  7. #ffffff

#a9b3cb to black

  1. #a9b3cb
  2. #8b93a6
  3. #6d7382
  4. #515660
  5. #373a40
  6. #1f2023
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Jumpin' Jack Flash
      #aab3cb
      ΔE = 0.292 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Prairie Purple
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      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 1.072 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Freesia / 1432
      #a8b2cd
      ΔE = 1.096 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Sunrise / 829
      #a6b8ce
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Maiden Mauve / T08 25-2
      #abb4c9
      ΔE = 1.098 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. ★ Lovely Lilac / T10 38E-1
      #a8afc5
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 15-3915 TCX
      #a5b3cc
      ΔE = 1.116 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. 2106 XGC
      #b2b7d1
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  6. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. ★ DD414-1
      #aab8cf
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  7. Olympic

    1. ★ Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 1.320 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. ★ Lovely Lilac B46-3
      #a4b2c9
      ΔE = 1.424 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  8. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 1.327 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Fairy Dust / 70BB 44/144
      #acafc3
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  9. CIL

    1. ★ Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 1.327 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  10. Chrysler

    1. ★ Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 1.332 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ Starlit Night 4
      #a6afc8
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. ★ Morning Jewel 4
      #a5b3c8
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Jacob's Ladder 70BB 51/139
      #aeb7d0
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. 4203 Peace 50BB 46/129
      #a0aec3
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  13. Behr

    1. ★ 620C-3 Purple Surf
      #abb0c9
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. ★ 600F-4 Heritage
      #abb5c8
      ΔE = 1.875 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  14. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 3-4 Forget Me Not
      #a3b2c9
      ΔE = 1.694 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  15. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Paradise / 7225
      #a3afc8
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Lined With Lilacs / 7201
      #a7aecc
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac / 346-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 1.759 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. ★ Innuendo / 447-4
      #a5afc4
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  17. Glidden

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac / PPG1167-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 1.759 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. ★ Innuendo / PPG1165-4
      #a4b0c4
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lovely Lilac / PPG1167-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 1.759 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. ★ Innuendo / PPG1165-4
      #a4b0c4
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  19. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 C 35 - Blue
      #a5b5cc
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  20. Caparol

    1. ★ 2223
      #a8b0cc
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 78 4 240 / Pacific 50
      #a0b0cc
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  21. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-3 Periwinkle Ice
      #a9b7d2
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. ★ 3-39-3 Twilight Dusk
      #a8b2c5
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  22. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e3
      #a8afca
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 37-e2
      #b0b9d4
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  23. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  24. Tollens

    1. ★ T2009-2
      #a9b5c8
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. T2008-1
      #abb9d7
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  25. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Sky Scapes / 9145
      #a5b6d1
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  26. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Paradise / KM3084-2
      #b1b7cf
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  27. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Blue Star 28-7
      #a2aec5
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  28. Bristol

    1. ★ Lilac Silk / P107-C3
      #acb9d0
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  29. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bonnet R171D
      #a4b6d0
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Sophisticated Lady X88R186D
      #a1b3c8
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  30. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Spacious Sky / 1062
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  31. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  32. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Firemist Blue
      #abb9d3
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  33. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.12.15
      #a2b4d0
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. 54.12.15
      #a2afcc
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  34. Sikkens

    1. U3.14.67
      #a4b4d2
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  35. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  36. Crayola

    1. Cadet Blue
      #a9b2c3
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  37. Resene

    1. Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Alaska B81-021-266
      #b2b9cd
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  38. Disney

    1. 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  39. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6111
      #a0adc5
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. 6105
      #9fafc4
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  40. Duron

    1. Aleutian
      #a3b2d1
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  41. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  42. Colortrend

    1. 0588
      #abbbd4
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  43. Diamond Vogel

    1. Babbling Creek / 0588
      #abbbd4
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 49.0%

#a9b3cb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9b3cb foreground

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="color: #a9b3cb">…</p>

#a9b3cb background

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #a9b3cb">…</p>

#a9b3cb shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9b3cb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11121611
Binary
10101001, 10110011, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#a9b3cb
LRV
≈ 45.0%
Closest short hex
#abd ΔE = 4.113
RGB
rgb(169, 179, 203)
RGBA
rgba(169, 179, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.307, g: 0.325, b: 0.368
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.693%, blue: 0.796%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5655605 / 0xffa9b3cb
HSL
hsl(222, 25%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 25%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.353), saturation: 17% (0.167), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 222.353, saturation: 16.749%, perceived brightness: 70.201%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.199, S: 30.188, L: 72.883
Cubehelix
H: -139.524, S: 0.245, L: 0.701
TSL
T: -2.201, S: 0.037, L: 0.701
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.167), magenta: 12% (0.118), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 30% (0.298), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 43.259, Y: 44.986, Z: 62.892
xyY
x: 0.286, y: 0.298, Y: 44.986
CIELab
L: 72.883, a: 1.491, b: -13.316
CIELuv
L: 72.883, u: -6.636, v: -20.667
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.883, C: 13.399, H: 276.388
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.883, C: 21.706, H: 252.199
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.072, a: -2.249, b: -8.645
CIECAM02
J: 64.449, C: 18.844, h: 258.589, Q: 158.168, M: 16.479, s: 32.278, H: 310.354
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.142, jaune: -2.379, green: 0.506
LMS
L: 40.813, M: 46.311, S: 62.590
YCbCr
Y: 169.543, Cb: 140.016, Cr: 121.906
YCgCo
Y: 182.500, Cg: -3.500, Co: 33.750
YDbDr
Y: 178.746, Db: 36.492, Dr: 18.538
YPbPr
Y: 178.598, Pb: 13.150, Pr: -6.104
xvYCC
Y: 169.384, Cb: 139.551, Cr: 122.638
YIQ
Y: 178.746, I: -13.667, Q: 5.353
YUV
Y: 178.746, U: 11.937, V: -8.550
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/4 ΔE = 1.292
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 8.894

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