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#a9b8e2 Hex Color Code

#a9b8e2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9b8e2 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a9b8e2 is comprised of 66.27% red, 72.16% green and 88.63% blue. In the HSL color space #a9b8e2 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 50% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.62 nm.

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

#a9b8e2 linear gradient to complementary #d6d1b5

  1. #a9b8e2
  2. #b2bcdb
  3. #bac0d3
  4. #c2c4cc
  5. #c9c8c4
  6. #d0cdbd
  7. #d6d1b5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8695bd
  2. #91a0c9
  3. #9dacd6
  4. #a9b8e2
  5. #b5c4ee
  6. #c1d0fb
  7. #cddcff

Tones

  1. #a9b8e2
  2. #aebadd
  3. #b3bcd8
  4. #b8bed4
  5. #bcc1cf
  6. #c1c3ca
  7. #c5c5c5

Tints and Shades

#a9b8e2 to white

  1. #a9b8e2
  2. #b8c3e7
  3. #c6cfec
  4. #d4dbf1
  5. #e3e7f5
  6. #f1f3fa
  7. #ffffff

#a9b8e2 to black

  1. #a9b8e2
  2. #8b97b8
  3. #6e7790
  4. #52586a
  5. #373b47
  6. #1f2026
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 0.913 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Delectable 147-4
      #9cb4e2
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 0.913 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. ★ Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 0.972 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 1.043 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 1.699 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 658
      #abbade
      ΔE = 1.782 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. ★ 2717
      #abbde3
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-e
      #a3b7de
      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. ★ 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  9. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ French Lilac / T12 38.E1
      #acbadd
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. ★ Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  11. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ Purple Times / NP PB 1496 P
      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  12. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  13. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  14. Caparol

    1. 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  15. Colortrend

    1. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  16. Diamond Vogel

    1. High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. Wings of Pegasus X74R159D
      #a1b5da
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Ticklish
      #afbada
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  19. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Twitlight Chimes 28-4
      #a6bce1
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  20. Crown Paint

    1. Lupin
      #a0b8de
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  21. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-3 Panache
      #a4b6d8
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  22. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R70B
      #a4bcef
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 45.3%

#a9b8e2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9b8e2 foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #a9b8e2">…</p>

#a9b8e2 background

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #a9b8e2">…</p>

#a9b8e2 shadow

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9b8e2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11122914
Binary
10101001, 10111000, 11100010
Hexadecimal
#a9b8e2
LRV
≈ 48.2%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 2.503
RGB
rgb(169, 184, 226)
RGBA
rgba(169, 184, 226, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.292, g: 0.318, b: 0.390
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.709%, blue: 0.886%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5654302 / 0xffa9b8e2
HSL
hsl(224, 50%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 50%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.211), saturation: 25% (0.252), value: 89% (0.886)
HSP
hue: 224.211, saturation: 25.221%, perceived brightness: 72.561%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.760, S: 57.440, L: 74.954
Cubehelix
H: -137.546, S: 0.435, L: 0.722
TSL
T: -2.281, S: 0.059, L: 0.723
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.252), magenta: 19% (0.186), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.114)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 11% (0.114)
XYZ
X: 47.226, Y: 48.206, Z: 78.753
xyY
x: 0.271, y: 0.277, Y: 48.206
CIELab
L: 74.954, a: 3.977, b: -22.710
CIELuv
L: 74.954, u: -9.907, v: -36.362
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.954, C: 23.056, H: 279.932
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.954, C: 37.688, H: 254.760
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.430, a: -0.087, b: -18.650
CIECAM02
J: 66.782, C: 29.145, h: 261.610, Q: 161.006, M: 25.487, s: 39.786, H: 311.928
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.185, jaune: -3.995, green: 0.564
LMS
L: 42.527, M: 49.081, S: 78.243
YCbCr
Y: 174.317, Cb: 148.658, Cr: 118.433
YCgCo
Y: 190.750, Cg: -6.750, Co: 28.000
YDbDr
Y: 184.303, Db: 62.736, Dr: 29.109
YPbPr
Y: 183.829, Pb: 22.725, Pr: -9.432
xvYCC
Y: 173.877, Cb: 147.962, Cr: 119.715
YIQ
Y: 184.303, I: -22.429, Q: 9.896
YUV
Y: 184.303, U: 20.521, V: -13.425
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 1.667
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.517

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