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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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Paints

Similar Paints

  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. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

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

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

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

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

    1. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  18. Kelly-Moore

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

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

#a9b3e0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9b3e0 foreground

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="color: #a9b3e0">…</p>

#a9b3e0 background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #a9b3e0">…</p>

#a9b3e0 shadow

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<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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