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#a9b3e0 Hex Color Code

#a9b3e0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9b3e0 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a9b3e0 is comprised of 66.27% red, 70.2% green and 87.84% blue. In the HSL color space #a9b3e0 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 47% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.1 nm.

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#a9b3e0 linear gradient to complementary #d4d2b5

  1. #a9b3e0
  2. #b1b8d9
  3. #b9bdd2
  4. #c0c2cb
  5. #c7c7c4
  6. #cecdbc
  7. #d4d2b5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8691bc
  2. #929cc8
  3. #9da7d4
  4. #a9b3e0
  5. #b5bfec
  6. #c1cbf9
  7. #cdd7ff

Tones

  1. #a9b3e0
  2. #aeb6db
  3. #b3b9d7
  4. #b7bbd2
  5. #bcbecd
  6. #c0c1c9
  7. #c4c4c4

Tints and Shades

#a9b3e0 to white

  1. #a9b3e0
  2. #b8bfe5
  3. #c6ccea
  4. #d4d8f0
  5. #e3e5f5
  6. #f1f2fa
  7. #ffffff

#a9b3e0 to black

  1. #a9b3e0
  2. #8b93b7
  3. #6e738f
  4. #525669
  5. #373a46
  6. #1f2025
  7. #000000

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  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 1.118 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 1.399 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. ★ 80 6 270 / Aquarell 45
      #b0b4dc
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 1.605 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Sassy Violet
      #acaed5
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  4. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 1.698 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2113 C
      #a5b0e3
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. 270 C
      #b4b5df
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 36-e
      #a3add7
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  8. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. ★ Bridesmaid Dress / T12 37.E3
      #aeb1d8
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  11. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  13. Duron

    1. ★ Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  14. Diamond Vogel

    1. High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  15. Colortrend

    1. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  18. Glidden

    1. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  19. Kelly-Moore

    1. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 48.1%

#a9b3e0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9b3e0 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #a9b3e0">…</p>

#a9b3e0 background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #a9b3e0">…</p>

#a9b3e0 shadow

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9b3e0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11121632
Binary
10101001, 10110011, 11100000
Hexadecimal
#a9b3e0
LRV
≈ 46.1%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 3.206
RGB
rgb(169, 179, 224)
RGBA
rgba(169, 179, 224, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.295, g: 0.313, b: 0.392
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.696%, blue: 0.878%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5655584 / 0xffa9b3e0
HSL
hsl(229, 47%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 47%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (229.091), saturation: 25% (0.246), value: 88% (0.878)
HSP
hue: 229.091, saturation: 24.554%, perceived brightness: 71.312%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.725, S: 56.827, L: 73.582
Cubehelix
H: -132.617, S: 0.426, L: 0.710
TSL
T: -2.493, S: 0.058, L: 0.710
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.246), magenta: 20% (0.201), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.122)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 30% (0.298), yellow: 12% (0.122)
XYZ
X: 45.933, Y: 46.056, Z: 76.976
xyY
x: 0.272, y: 0.273, Y: 46.056
CIELab
L: 73.582, a: 6.245, b: -23.716
CIELuv
L: 73.582, u: -7.628, v: -38.261
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.582, C: 24.525, H: 284.753
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.582, C: 39.014, H: 258.725
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.865, a: 2.053, b: -19.745
CIECAM02
J: 65.226, C: 29.745, h: 266.781, Q: 159.119, M: 26.011, s: 40.432, H: 314.677
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.194, jaune: -4.190, green: 0.238
LMS
L: 40.945, M: 46.331, S: 76.463
YCbCr
Y: 171.601, Cb: 149.235, Cr: 120.415
YCgCo
Y: 187.750, Cg: -8.750, Co: 28.500
YDbDr
Y: 181.140, Db: 64.485, Dr: 23.095
YPbPr
Y: 180.110, Pb: 23.650, Pr: -7.070
xvYCC
Y: 170.683, Cb: 148.775, Cr: 121.789
YIQ
Y: 181.140, I: -20.414, Q: 11.887
YUV
Y: 181.140, U: 21.093, V: -10.650
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 1.687
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 8.452

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