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#a9b6e1 Hex Color Code

#a9b6e1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9b6e1 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a9b6e1 is comprised of 66.27% red, 71.37% green and 88.24% blue. In the HSL color space #a9b6e1 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 48% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.63 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#a9b6e1 linear gradient to complementary #d5d1b5

  1. #a9b6e1
  2. #b2bada
  3. #babfd3
  4. #c1c3cb
  5. #c8c8c4
  6. #cfccbd
  7. #d5d1b5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8693bd
  2. #929fc9
  3. #9daad5
  4. #a9b6e1
  5. #b5c2ed
  6. #c1cefa
  7. #cddaff

Tones

  1. #a9b6e1
  2. #aeb8dc
  3. #b3bbd8
  4. #b8bdd3
  5. #bcc0ce
  6. #c1c2ca
  7. #c5c5c5

Tints and Shades

#a9b6e1 to white

  1. #a9b6e1
  2. #b8c2e6
  3. #c6ceeb
  4. #d4daf0
  5. #e3e6f5
  6. #f1f2fa
  7. #ffffff

#a9b6e1 to black

  1. #a9b6e1
  2. #8b95b8
  3. #6e7590
  4. #52576a
  5. #373b46
  6. #1f2026
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 0.919 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 1.112 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 1.182 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  4. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 1.438 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 1.514 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Wings of Pegasus X74R159D
      #a1b5da
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 1.549 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. ★ 35-e
      #a3b7de
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 1.622 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. French Lilac / T12 38.E1
      #acbadd
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  10. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  11. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Purple Times / NP PB 1496 P
      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. ★ 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  14. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  15. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. 658
      #abbade
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. P 106-3 U
      #a8b5d6
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  17. Kelly-Moore

    1. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. Delectable 147-4
      #9cb4e2
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  20. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  21. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 48.2%

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#a9b6e1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9b6e1 foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #a9b6e1">…</p>

#a9b6e1 background

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="background-color: #a9b6e1">…</p>

#a9b6e1 shadow

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9b6e1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11122401
Binary
10101001, 10110110, 11100001
Hexadecimal
#a9b6e1
LRV
≈ 47.3%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 2.643
RGB
rgb(169, 182, 225)
RGBA
rgba(169, 182, 225, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.293, g: 0.316, b: 0.391
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.704%, blue: 0.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5654815 / 0xffa9b6e1
HSL
hsl(226, 48%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 48%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.071), saturation: 25% (0.249), value: 88% (0.882)
HSP
hue: 226.071, saturation: 24.889%, perceived brightness: 72.049%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.330, S: 56.916, L: 74.398
Cubehelix
H: -135.620, S: 0.429, L: 0.717
TSL
T: -2.362, S: 0.058, L: 0.718
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.249), magenta: 19% (0.191), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.118)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 12% (0.118)
XYZ
X: 46.677, Y: 47.326, Z: 77.895
xyY
x: 0.272, y: 0.275, Y: 47.326
CIELab
L: 74.398, a: 4.835, b: -23.016
CIELuv
L: 74.398, u: -8.988, v: -36.955
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.398, C: 23.518, H: 281.863
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.398, C: 38.033, H: 256.330
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.794, a: 0.724, b: -18.978
CIECAM02
J: 66.149, C: 29.267, h: 263.649, Q: 160.241, M: 25.594, s: 39.965, H: 313.004
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.188, jaune: -4.056, green: 0.437
LMS
L: 41.886, M: 47.969, S: 77.386
YCbCr
Y: 173.211, Cb: 148.801, Cr: 119.240
YCgCo
Y: 189.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: 28.250
YDbDr
Y: 183.015, Db: 63.169, Dr: 26.660
YPbPr
Y: 182.327, Pb: 22.995, Pr: -8.478
xvYCC
Y: 172.587, Cb: 148.200, Cr: 120.553
YIQ
Y: 183.015, I: -21.559, Q: 10.630
YUV
Y: 183.015, U: 20.663, V: -12.295
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 2.096
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.818

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