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#a9b6e2 Hex Color Code

#a9b6e2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9b6e2 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a9b6e2 is comprised of 66.27% red, 71.37% green and 88.63% blue. In the HSL color space #a9b6e2 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 50% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.49 nm.

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#a9b6e2 linear gradient to complementary #d5d2b6

  1. #a9b6e2
  2. #b2bbdb
  3. #babfd4
  4. #c1c4cc
  5. #c8c8c5
  6. #cfcdbe
  7. #d5d2b6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8693be
  2. #929fca
  3. #9daad6
  4. #a9b6e2
  5. #b5c2ee
  6. #c1cefb
  7. #cddaff

Tones

  1. #a9b6e2
  2. #aeb8dd
  3. #b3bbd8
  4. #b8bdd4
  5. #bcc0cf
  6. #c1c2ca
  7. #c5c5c5

Tints and Shades

#a9b6e2 to white

  1. #a9b6e2
  2. #b8c2e7
  3. #c6ceec
  4. #d4daf1
  5. #e3e6f5
  6. #f1f2fa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a9b6e2 to black

  1. #a9b6e2
  2. #8b95b8
  3. #6e7590
  4. #52576a
  5. #373b47
  6. #1f2026
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 0.833 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 1.234 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 1.350 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 1.426 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  7. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 1.623 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 1.706 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Safe Haven R157D
      #acb1d9
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 35-e
      #a3b7de
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. French Lilac / T12 38.E1
      #acbadd
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. ★ 80 6 270 / Aquarell 45
      #b0b4dc
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  13. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. ★ Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  14. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Purple Times / NP PB 1496 P
      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  15. Sikkens

    1. ★ U4.21.64
      #9fb5e1
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  16. Diamond Vogel

    1. High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  17. Colortrend

    1. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  19. Pantone / PMS

    1. 658
      #abbade
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. P 104-3 C
      #a7b1d5
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 48.0%

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#a9b6e2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9b6e2 foreground

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="color: #a9b6e2">…</p>

#a9b6e2 background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #a9b6e2">…</p>

#a9b6e2 shadow

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9b6e2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11122402
Binary
10101001, 10110110, 11100010
Hexadecimal
#a9b6e2
LRV
≈ 47.4%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 2.462
RGB
rgb(169, 182, 226)
RGBA
rgba(169, 182, 226, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.293, g: 0.315, b: 0.392
RYB
red: 66.275%, yellow: 70.426%, blue: 88.627%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5654814 / 0xffa9b6e2
HSL
hsl(226, 50%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 50%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.316), saturation: 25% (0.252), value: 89% (0.886)
HSP
hue: 226.316, saturation: 25.221%, perceived brightness: 72.104%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.561, S: 58.277, L: 74.433
Cubehelix
H: -135.371, S: 0.438, L: 0.717
TSL
T: -2.372, S: 0.059, L: 0.718
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.252), magenta: 19% (0.195), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.114)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 11% (0.114)
XYZ
X: 46.814, Y: 47.381, Z: 78.616
xyY
x: 0.271, y: 0.274, Y: 47.381
CIELab
L: 74.433, a: 5.070, b: -23.505
CIELuv
L: 74.433, u: -9.032, v: -37.800
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.433, C: 24.046, H: 282.171
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.433, C: 38.864, H: 256.561
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.834, a: 0.940, b: -19.532
CIECAM02
J: 66.188, C: 29.761, h: 263.924, Q: 160.288, M: 26.026, s: 40.295, H: 313.150
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.191, jaune: -4.142, green: 0.425
LMS
L: 41.893, M: 47.970, S: 78.095
YCbCr
Y: 173.309, Cb: 149.240, Cr: 119.169
YCgCo
Y: 189.750, Cg: -7.750, Co: 28.000
YDbDr
Y: 183.129, Db: 64.502, Dr: 26.877
YPbPr
Y: 182.399, Pb: 23.495, Pr: -8.524
xvYCC
Y: 172.649, Cb: 148.639, Cr: 120.512
YIQ
Y: 183.129, I: -21.880, Q: 10.941
YUV
Y: 183.129, U: 21.099, V: -12.395
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 2.374
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.899

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