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#a9b4e7 Hex Color Code

#a9b4e7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9b4e7 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a9b4e7 is comprised of 66.27% red, 70.59% green and 90.59% blue. In the HSL color space #a9b4e7 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 56% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.87 nm.

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#a9b4e7 linear gradient to complementary #d8d6b8

  1. #a9b4e7
  2. #b2badf
  3. #bbbfd8
  4. #c3c5d0
  5. #cacac8
  6. #d1d0c0
  7. #d8d6b8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8692c3
  2. #929dcf
  3. #9da8db
  4. #a9b4e7
  5. #b5c0f3
  6. #c1ccff
  7. #cdd8ff

Tones

  1. #a9b4e7
  2. #afb7e2
  3. #b4bbdd
  4. #babed8
  5. #bfc1d2
  6. #c3c5cd
  7. #c8c8c8

Tints and Shades

#a9b4e7 to white

  1. #a9b4e7
  2. #b8c0eb
  3. #c6ccef
  4. #d5d9f3
  5. #e3e5f7
  6. #f1f2fb
  7. #ffffff

#a9b4e7 to black

  1. #a9b4e7
  2. #8b93bc
  3. #6e7493
  4. #52566d
  5. #373a48
  6. #1f2026
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  5. Caparol

    1. 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. 80 7 280 / Lavendel 55
      #b4b4e4
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2716 U
      #a1afe9
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. 2716 C
      #9faee5
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  7. Duron

    1. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. Safe Haven R157D
      #acb1d9
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 45.2%

#a9b4e7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9b4e7 foreground

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="color: #a9b4e7">…</p>

#a9b4e7 background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #a9b4e7">…</p>

#a9b4e7 shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9b4e7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11121895
Binary
10101001, 10110100, 11100111
Hexadecimal
#a9b4e7
LRV
≈ 46.8%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 2.533
RGB
rgb(169, 180, 231)
RGBA
rgba(169, 180, 231, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.291, g: 0.310, b: 0.398
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.699%, blue: 0.906%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5655321 / 0xffa9b4e7
HSL
hsl(229, 56%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 56%, 78%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (229.355), saturation: 27% (0.268), value: 91% (0.906)
HSP
hue: 229.355, saturation: 26.840%, perceived brightness: 71.928%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.072, S: 65.838, L: 74.091
Cubehelix
H: -132.362, S: 0.486, L: 0.715
TSL
T: -2.505, S: 0.064, L: 0.716
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.268), magenta: 22% (0.221), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.094)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 29% (0.294), yellow: 9% (0.094)
XYZ
X: 47.103, Y: 46.846, Z: 82.146
xyY
x: 0.267, y: 0.266, Y: 46.846
CIELab
L: 74.091, a: 7.354, b: -26.741
CIELuv
L: 74.091, u: -8.392, v: -43.467
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.091, C: 27.734, H: 285.377
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.091, C: 44.270, H: 259.072
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.444, a: 3.067, b: -23.249
CIECAM02
J: 65.796, C: 32.855, h: 267.077, Q: 159.812, M: 28.731, s: 42.400, H: 314.837
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.208, jaune: -4.720, green: 0.230
LMS
L: 41.302, M: 46.880, S: 81.561
YCbCr
Y: 172.791, Cb: 152.017, Cr: 119.550
YCgCo
Y: 190.000, Cg: -10.000, Co: 26.750
YDbDr
Y: 182.525, Db: 72.933, Dr: 25.730
YPbPr
Y: 181.329, Pb: 26.765, Pr: -7.846
xvYCC
Y: 171.730, Cb: 151.511, Cr: 121.108
YIQ
Y: 182.525, I: -22.937, Q: 13.542
YUV
Y: 182.525, U: 23.856, V: -11.866
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 2.528
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.026

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