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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

#a9b6e2 to black

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

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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. Diamond Vogel

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

    1. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  17. 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%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. 658
      #abbade
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. P 104-3 C
      #a7b1d5
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  19. 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%

#a9b6e2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9b6e2 foreground

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #a9b6e2">…</p>

#a9b6e2 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #a9b6e2">…</p>

#a9b6e2 shadow

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<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: 0.663%, yellow: 0.704%, blue: 0.886%
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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