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#a9b6db Hex Color Code

#a9b6db Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9b6db is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a9b6db is comprised of 66.27% red, 71.37% green and 85.88% blue. In the HSL color space #a9b6db has a hue of 224° (degrees), 41% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.65 nm.

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#a9b6db linear gradient to complementary #d2ccb2

  1. #a9b6db
  2. #b1bad4
  3. #b8bdce
  4. #bfc1c7
  5. #c6c5c0
  6. #ccc8b9
  7. #d2ccb2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8693b7
  2. #929fc3
  3. #9daacf
  4. #a9b6db
  5. #b5c2e7
  6. #c1cef4
  7. #cddaff

Tones

  1. #a9b6db
  2. #aeb8d7
  3. #b2bad3
  4. #b6bccf
  5. #babeca
  6. #bec0c6
  7. #c2c2c2

Tints and Shades

#a9b6db to white

  1. #a9b6db
  2. #b7c2e1
  3. #c6cee7
  4. #d4daed
  5. #e2e6f3
  6. #f1f3f9
  7. #ffffff

#a9b6db to black

  1. #a9b6db
  2. #8b95b3
  3. #6d758c
  4. #525767
  5. #373b45
  6. #1f2025
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 0.847 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 0.904 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 1.162 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. ★ Duchess Blue / 30BB 47/179
      #a3b5d7
      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 1.162 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 106-3 U
      #a8b5d6
      ΔE = 1.276 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. 270 XGC
      #afb2d9
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 1.353 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. ★ Wings of Pegasus X74R159D
      #a1b5da
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  7. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 1.358 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. ★ Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  8. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 1.408 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Night Drizzle / NP PB 1504 P
      #a4badf
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  10. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 1.517 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  11. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 1.517 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ French Lilac / T12 38.E1
      #acbadd
      ΔE = 1.518 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Trixie Bell / T08 23-2
      #b0bcdc
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  13. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 1.550 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-e
      #a3b7de
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. 35-e1
      #9db1d6
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  15. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-3 Panache
      #a4b6d8
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 2-39-3 Light Grape
      #abb3d0
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  17. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Clear Purple A40
      #abbcdc
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Gracie's Room 28-6
      #a4b1d3
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. Twitlight Chimes 28-4
      #a6bce1
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  19. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Prince Charming / KM3101-2
      #a6bce3
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  20. Disney

    1. ★ 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  21. Tollens

    1. T2008-1
      #abb9d7
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  22. Plascon

    1. Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Diamond Girl B4-D2-3
      #9cb4dc
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  23. Crown Paint

    1. Lupin
      #a0b8de
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  24. Duron

    1. Aleutian
      #a3b2d1
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  25. Sikkens

    1. U3.14.67
      #a4b4d2
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. U0.20.70
      #a2b9dc
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  26. Laura Ashley

    1. 47-22 Story Book
      #abbad7
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  27. KILZ

    1. Periwinkle Bloom / B812
      #b3bad8
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  28. Caparol

    1. 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. 80 6 250 / Marin 15
      #a0b4d4
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  29. CIL

    1. Roslyn's Blue
      #acbddd
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  30. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 45.3%

#a9b6db HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9b6db foreground

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #a9b6db">…</p>

#a9b6db background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #a9b6db">…</p>

#a9b6db shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9b6db">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11122395
Binary
10101001, 10110110, 11011011
Hexadecimal
#a9b6db
LRV
≈ 47.0%
Closest short hex
#abd ΔE = 2.142
RGB
rgb(169, 182, 219)
RGBA
rgba(169, 182, 219, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.296, g: 0.319, b: 0.384
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.703%, blue: 0.859%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5654821 / 0xffa9b6db
HSL
hsl(224, 41%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 41%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.400), saturation: 23% (0.228), value: 86% (0.859)
HSP
hue: 224.400, saturation: 22.831%, perceived brightness: 71.724%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.704, S: 48.851, L: 74.193
Cubehelix
H: -137.347, S: 0.376, L: 0.714
TSL
T: -2.289, S: 0.053, L: 0.715
CMYK
cyan: 23% (0.228), magenta: 17% (0.169), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.141)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 14% (0.141)
XYZ
X: 45.873, Y: 47.004, Z: 73.660
xyY
x: 0.275, y: 0.282, Y: 47.004
CIELab
L: 74.193, a: 3.441, b: -20.067
CIELuv
L: 74.193, u: -8.725, v: -31.900
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.193, C: 20.360, H: 279.730
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.193, C: 33.072, H: 254.704
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.560, a: -0.546, b: -15.709
CIECAM02
J: 65.920, C: 26.268, h: 261.692, Q: 159.963, M: 22.971, s: 37.895, H: 311.971
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.174, jaune: -3.540, green: 0.510
LMS
L: 41.846, M: 47.963, S: 73.214
YCbCr
Y: 172.623, Cb: 146.167, Cr: 119.666
YCgCo
Y: 188.000, Cg: -6.000, Co: 29.750
YDbDr
Y: 182.331, Db: 55.171, Dr: 25.358
YPbPr
Y: 181.895, Pb: 19.995, Pr: -8.202
xvYCC
Y: 172.216, Cb: 145.564, Cr: 120.795
YIQ
Y: 182.331, I: -19.631, Q: 8.763
YUV
Y: 182.331, U: 18.047, V: -11.695
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 0.757
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.579

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