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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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Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 0.461 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Wings of Pegasus X74R159D
      #a1b5da
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  2. Dutch Boy

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

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

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

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

    1. ★ 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 1.348 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 104-3 C
      #a7b1d5
      ΔE = 1.582 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. 270 C
      #b4b5df
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  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. Plascon

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

    1. ★ Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  15. Glidden

    1. ★ Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. Duchess Blue / 30BB 47/179
      #a3b5d7
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  16. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.15.65
      #adb4d4
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-e
      #a3b7de
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. 36-e
      #a3add7
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  18. 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%
  19. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Gracie's Room 28-6
      #a4b1d3
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  20. 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%
  21. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  22. Taubmans

    1. French Lilac / T12 38.E1
      #acbadd
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Passionate Pansy / T12 38.E6
      #9faed4
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  23. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  24. Earthpaint

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

#a9b4dc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9b4dc foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #a9b4dc">…</p>

#a9b4dc background

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #a9b4dc">…</p>

#a9b4dc shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9b4dc">…</p>

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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