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#a9b3ec Hex Color Code

#a9b3ec Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9b3ec is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a9b3ec is comprised of 66.27% red, 70.2% green and 92.55% blue. In the HSL color space #a9b3ec has a hue of 231° (degrees), 64% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#a9b3ec linear gradient to complementary #dadabb

  1. #a9b3ec
  2. #b3b9e4
  3. #bcc0dc
  4. #c4c6d4
  5. #cccdcc
  6. #d3d3c3
  7. #dadabb

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8691c7
  2. #919cd3
  3. #9da7e0
  4. #a9b3ec
  5. #b5bff8
  6. #c1cbff
  7. #cdd7ff

Tones

  1. #a9b3ec
  2. #afb7e7
  3. #b6bbe1
  4. #bbbfdc
  5. #c1c3d6
  6. #c6c7d1
  7. #cbcbcb

Tints and Shades

#a9b3ec to white

  1. #a9b3ec
  2. #b8bfef
  3. #c6ccf3
  4. #d5d8f6
  5. #e3e5f9
  6. #f1f2fc
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a9b3ec to black

  1. #a9b3ec
  2. #8b93c0
  3. #6e7397
  4. #52566f
  5. #373a49
  6. #1f2027
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2113 U
      #a7b2e7
      ΔE = 1.147 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. ★ 2716 U
      #a1afe9
      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 1.559 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Space Box B6-B2-2
      #b0b8f4
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. Evening Moon B7-D2-3
      #b4b4ec
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  4. Caparol

    1. 43/02 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/02
      #b4b8f0
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. 80 7 280 / Lavendel 55
      #b4b4e4
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  5. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 50.3%

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

#a9b3ec HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9b3ec foreground

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #a9b3ec">…</p>

#a9b3ec background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #a9b3ec">…</p>

#a9b3ec shadow

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9b3ec">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11121644
Binary
10101001, 10110011, 11101100
Hexadecimal
#a9b3ec
LRV
≈ 46.7%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 3.335
RGB
rgb(169, 179, 236)
RGBA
rgba(169, 179, 236, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.289, g: 0.307, b: 0.404
RYB
red: 66.275%, yellow: 69.687%, blue: 92.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5655572 / 0xffa9b3ec
HSL
hsl(231, 64%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 64%, 79%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.045), saturation: 28% (0.284), value: 93% (0.925)
HSP
hue: 231.045, saturation: 28.390%, perceived brightness: 71.987%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.386, S: 72.981, L: 74.017
Cubehelix
H: -130.756, S: 0.533, L: 0.715
TSL
T: -2.578, S: 0.069, L: 0.716
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.284), magenta: 24% (0.242), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.075)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 30% (0.298), yellow: 7% (0.075)
XYZ
X: 47.619, Y: 46.730, Z: 85.852
xyY
x: 0.264, y: 0.259, Y: 46.730
CIELab
L: 74.017, a: 9.111, b: -29.566
CIELuv
L: 74.017, u: -8.203, v: -48.424
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.017, C: 30.939, H: 287.128
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.017, C: 49.114, H: 260.386
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.359, a: 4.713, b: -26.610
CIECAM02
J: 65.706, C: 35.587, h: 268.687, Q: 159.702, M: 31.121, s: 44.144, H: 315.709
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.223, jaune: -5.224, green: 0.108
LMS
L: 41.028, M: 46.343, S: 85.205
YCbCr
Y: 172.777, Cb: 154.503, Cr: 119.563
YCgCo
Y: 190.750, Cg: -11.750, Co: 25.500
YDbDr
Y: 182.508, Db: 80.481, Dr: 25.699
YPbPr
Y: 180.974, Pb: 29.650, Pr: -7.622
xvYCC
Y: 171.425, Cb: 154.045, Cr: 121.305
YIQ
Y: 182.508, I: -24.269, Q: 15.620
YUV
Y: 182.508, U: 26.325, V: -11.851
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 3.615
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.193

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