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#a9b4dc Hex Color Code

#a9b4dc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9b4dc is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a9b4dc is comprised of 66.27% red, 70.59% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #a9b4dc has a hue of 227° (degrees), 42% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.2 nm.

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#a9b4dc linear gradient to complementary #d2ceb3

  1. #a9b4dc
  2. #b1b8d5
  3. #b8bccf
  4. #bfc1c8
  5. #c6c5c1
  6. #cccaba
  7. #d2ceb3

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8692b8
  2. #929dc4
  3. #9da8d0
  4. #a9b4dc
  5. #b5c0e8
  6. #c1ccf5
  7. #cdd8ff

Tones

  1. #a9b4dc
  2. #aeb6d8
  3. #b2b9d4
  4. #b7bbd0
  5. #bbbecb
  6. #bfc0c7
  7. #c3c3c3

Tints and Shades

#a9b4dc to white

  1. #a9b4dc
  2. #b7c0e2
  3. #c6cce8
  4. #d4d9ee
  5. #e2e5f3
  6. #f1f2f9
  7. #ffffff

#a9b4dc to black

  1. #a9b4dc
  2. #8b93b4
  3. #6d748d
  4. #525668
  5. #373a45
  6. #1f2025
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 0.702 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. ★ Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 0.929 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 35-e
      #a3b7de
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 1.089 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 6022
      #9cb1dc
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 1.193 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. ★ Bridesmaid Dress / T12 37.E3
      #aeb1d8
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 1.213 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. ★ 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  6. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 1.333 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. ★ Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 1.798 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  7. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 1.348 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  8. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 1.348 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 1.708 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Purple Times / NP PB 1496 P
      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lilac Sachet 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. ★ French Lilac 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  13. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  14. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  15. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.15.65
      #adb4d4
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  16. Resene

    1. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  17. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Gracie's Room 28-6
      #a4b1d3
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. 658
      #abbade
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  19. Kelly-Moore

    1. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  20. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  21. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. Sassy Violet
      #acaed5
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. Blue Gown
      #a9b6d5
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  23. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-3 Panache
      #a4b6d8
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 46.3%

#a9b4dc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9b4dc foreground

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#a9b4dc background

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Theodore Dreiser
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#a9b4dc shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11121884
Binary
10101001, 10110100, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#a9b4dc
LRV
≈ 46.2%
Closest short hex
#abd ΔE = 3.340
RGB
rgb(169, 180, 220)
RGBA
rgba(169, 180, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.297, g: 0.316, b: 0.387
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.698%, blue: 0.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5655332 / 0xffa9b4dc
HSL
hsl(227, 42%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 42%%, 76%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.059), saturation: 23% (0.232), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 227.059, saturation: 23.182%, perceived brightness: 71.321%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.014, S: 51.132, L: 73.703
Cubehelix
H: -134.621, S: 0.388, L: 0.710
TSL
T: -2.405, S: 0.054, L: 0.711
CMYK
cyan: 23% (0.232), magenta: 18% (0.182), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 29% (0.294), yellow: 14% (0.137)
XYZ
X: 45.598, Y: 46.244, Z: 74.220
xyY
x: 0.275, y: 0.278, Y: 46.244
CIELab
L: 73.703, a: 4.765, b: -21.354
CIELuv
L: 73.703, u: -7.880, v: -34.171
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.703, C: 21.879, H: 282.579
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.703, C: 35.068, H: 257.014
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.003, a: 0.686, b: -17.109
CIECAM02
J: 65.366, C: 27.405, h: 264.631, Q: 159.290, M: 23.965, s: 38.788, H: 313.526
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.182, jaune: -3.772, green: 0.356
LMS
L: 41.228, M: 46.869, S: 73.753
YCbCr
Y: 171.713, Cb: 147.188, Cr: 120.331
YCgCo
Y: 187.250, Cg: -7.250, Co: 29.500
YDbDr
Y: 181.271, Db: 58.270, Dr: 23.343
YPbPr
Y: 180.537, Pb: 21.265, Pr: -7.340
xvYCC
Y: 171.049, Cb: 146.680, Cr: 121.552
YIQ
Y: 181.271, I: -19.403, Q: 10.119
YUV
Y: 181.271, U: 19.060, V: -10.765
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 1.831
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.938

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