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#a9b5de Hex Color Code

#a9b5de Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9b5de is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a9b5de is comprised of 66.27% red, 70.98% green and 87.06% blue. In the HSL color space #a9b5de has a hue of 226° (degrees), 45% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.5 nm.

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#a9b5de linear gradient to complementary #d3cfb4

  1. #a9b5de
  2. #b1b9d7
  3. #b9bdd0
  4. #c0c2c9
  5. #c7c6c2
  6. #cdcbbb
  7. #d3cfb4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8692ba
  2. #929ec6
  3. #9da9d2
  4. #a9b5de
  5. #b5c1ea
  6. #c1cdf7
  7. #cdd9ff

Tones

  1. #a9b5de
  2. #aeb7da
  3. #b2bad5
  4. #b7bcd1
  5. #bbbecc
  6. #bfc1c8
  7. #c3c3c3

Tints and Shades

#a9b5de to white

  1. #a9b5de
  2. #b8c1e4
  3. #c6cde9
  4. #d4d9ef
  5. #e2e6f4
  6. #f1f2fa
  7. #ffffff

#a9b5de to black

  1. #a9b5de
  2. #8b94b5
  3. #6e758e
  4. #525769
  5. #373a46
  6. #1f2025
  7. #000000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 0.883 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 6022
      #9cb1dc
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 0.916 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Eye of Horace R169D
      #acb3d4
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  3. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 0.926 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. ★ Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 1.089 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. ★ 35-e
      #a3b7de
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 1.354 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Bridesmaid Dress / T12 37.E3
      #aeb1d8
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 1.442 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. ★ Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. ★ 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  9. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 1.618 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. ★ Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  10. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 1.650 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  11. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 1.650 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  12. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Purple Times / NP PB 1496 P
      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  13. Glidden

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Roslyn'S Periwinkle Blue / 49BB 51/186
      #b0bce0
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 104-3 C
      #a7b1d5
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. P 106-3 U
      #a8b5d6
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. Delectable 147-4
      #9cb4e2
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  17. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  18. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  19. Kelly-Moore

    1. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  20. Sikkens

    1. V0.15.65
      #adb4d4
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  21. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  22. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Gracie's Room 28-6
      #a4b1d3
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  23. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  24. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-3 Panache
      #a4b6d8
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 46.3%

#a9b5de HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9b5de foreground

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #a9b5de">…</p>

#a9b5de background

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #a9b5de">…</p>

#a9b5de shadow

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9b5de">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11122142
Binary
10101001, 10110101, 11011110
Hexadecimal
#a9b5de
LRV
≈ 46.8%
Closest short hex
#abd ΔE = 3.236
RGB
rgb(169, 181, 222)
RGBA
rgba(169, 181, 222, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.295, g: 0.316, b: 0.388
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.701%, blue: 0.871%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5655074 / 0xffa9b5de
HSL
hsl(226, 45%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 45%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.415), saturation: 24% (0.239), value: 87% (0.871)
HSP
hue: 226.415, saturation: 23.874%, perceived brightness: 71.657%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.534, S: 53.316, L: 74.033
Cubehelix
H: -135.271, S: 0.404, L: 0.713
TSL
T: -2.377, S: 0.056, L: 0.714
CMYK
cyan: 24% (0.239), magenta: 18% (0.185), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.129)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 13% (0.129)
XYZ
X: 46.067, Y: 46.756, Z: 75.691
xyY
x: 0.273, y: 0.277, Y: 46.756
CIELab
L: 74.033, a: 4.681, b: -21.941
CIELuv
L: 74.033, u: -8.414, v: -35.141
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.033, C: 22.435, H: 282.044
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.033, C: 36.135, H: 256.534
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.378, a: 0.597, b: -17.766
CIECAM02
J: 65.738, C: 28.090, h: 263.976, Q: 159.742, M: 24.564, s: 39.214, H: 313.178
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.184, jaune: -3.871, green: 0.403
LMS
L: 41.552, M: 47.416, S: 75.208
YCbCr
Y: 172.413, Cb: 147.775, Cr: 119.821
YCgCo
Y: 188.250, Cg: -7.250, Co: 29.000
YDbDr
Y: 182.086, Db: 60.053, Dr: 24.893
YPbPr
Y: 181.396, Pb: 21.880, Pr: -7.886
xvYCC
Y: 171.787, Cb: 147.220, Cr: 121.073
YIQ
Y: 182.086, I: -20.320, Q: 10.219
YUV
Y: 182.086, U: 19.643, V: -11.480
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 1.767
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.830

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