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Albany Paint Blue Horizon / #a9b9db Hex Color Code

#a9b9db Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9b9db is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a9b9db is comprised of 66.27% red, 72.55% green and 85.88% blue. In the HSL color space #a9b9db has a hue of 221° (degrees), 41% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.49 nm.

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#a9b9db linear gradient to complementary #d3cbb1

  1. #a9b9db
  2. #b1bcd4
  3. #b9bfcd
  4. #c0c2c6
  5. #c7c5bf
  6. #cdc8b8
  7. #d3cbb1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8696b7
  2. #91a1c3
  3. #9dadcf
  4. #a9b9db
  5. #b5c5e7
  6. #c1d1f4
  7. #cdddff

Tints and Shades

#a9b9db to White

  1. #a9b9db
  2. #b7c4e1
  3. #c6d0e7
  4. #d4dbed
  5. #e2e7f3
  6. #f1f3f9
  7. #ffffff

#a9b9db to Black

  1. #a9b9db
  2. #8b97b3
  3. #6d778c
  4. #525867
  5. #373b45
  6. #1f2125
  7. #000000

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  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ French Lilac / T12 38.E1
      #acbadd
      ΔE = 0.844
    2. Cottage Lavender / T12 39.D4
      #acbeda
      ΔE = 2.610
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 658
      #abbade
      ΔE = 0.875
    2. ★ 2717
      #abbde3
      ΔE = 1.856
  3. Tollens

    1. ★ T2008-1
      #abb9d7
      ΔE = 1.198
    2. T2011-6
      #a7bbd7
      ΔE = 2.445
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-3 Panache
      #a4b6d8
      ΔE = 1.330
    2. 1-39-3 Glissade
      #b4bcdb
      ΔE = 2.568
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Gown
      #a9b6d5
      ΔE = 1.404
    2. ★ Ticklish
      #afbada
      ΔE = 1.417
  6. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Purple Times / NP PB 1496 P
      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 1.463
    2. Ash Purple / NP PB 1494 P
      #b2bdd9
      ΔE = 2.549
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 1.475
    2. French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 2.912
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lilac Sachet 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 1.475
    2. Valor 248-3
      #a2bcdb
      ΔE = 2.941
  9. CIL

    1. ★ Roslyn's Blue
      #acbddd
      ΔE = 1.535
  10. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 47-22 Story Book
      #abbad7
      ΔE = 1.536
  11. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Twitlight Chimes 28-4
      #a6bce1
      ΔE = 1.661
    2. Gracie's Room 28-6
      #a4b1d3
      ΔE = 2.835
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.20.70
      #a2b9dc
      ΔE = 1.696
    2. U3.14.67
      #a4b4d2
      ΔE = 2.303
  13. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Sail into the Horizon / 0595
      #a9bddd
      ΔE = 1.758
    2. Babbling Creek / 0588
      #abbbd4
      ΔE = 2.883
  14. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0595
      #a9bddd
      ΔE = 1.758
    2. 0588
      #abbbd4
      ΔE = 2.883
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-e
      #a3b7de
      ΔE = 1.801
    2. 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 2.808
  16. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Washed Indigo / KM3109-2
      #a6bbda
      ΔE = 1.820
    2. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.618
  17. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Roslyn's Blue 49BB 51/186
      #a4b9d8
      ΔE = 1.838
    2. Jacob's Ladder 70BB 51/139
      #aeb7d0
      ΔE = 2.908
  18. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7353-31 Morning Smile
      #a4b9d8
      ΔE = 1.838
    2. 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 2.789
  19. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Scuba Blue / 7273
      #a7bdde
      ΔE = 1.914
    2. Morning Sky / 7249
      #acc1e6
      ΔE = 2.951
  20. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Scuba Blue
      #a7bdde
      ΔE = 1.914
    2. Morning Sky
      #acc1e6
      ΔE = 2.951
  21. Berger

    1. ★ Scuba Blue / 7273
      #a7bdde
      ΔE = 1.914
    2. Morning Sky / 7249
      #acc1e6
      ΔE = 2.951
  22. Disney

    1. ★ 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 2.045
  23. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 2.073
    2. 6064
      #9fb4d3
      ΔE = 2.871
  24. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 2.099
  25. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Lupin
      #a0b8de
      ΔE = 2.101
  26. Caparol

    1. ★ 2205
      #b0b8dc
      ΔE = 2.277
    2. 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 2.579
  27. Olympic

    1. Vivacious Violet A46-3
      #a6bee0
      ΔE = 2.346
    2. Purple Passion A45-3
      #b5bddc
      ΔE = 2.807
  28. Dulux

    1. 49BB 51/186
      #aabedc
      ΔE = 2.352
    2. Fragrant Cloud 3
      #acbfdd
      ΔE = 2.514
  29. GM / General Motors

    1. Firemist Blue
      #abb9d3
      ΔE = 2.399
  30. Coronado Paint

    1. 7217 - Berry Blush
      #b2bfe1
      ΔE = 2.510
  31. Dutch Boy

    1. Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.561
    2. I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 2.857
  32. Asian Paints

    1. Sky Scapes / 9145
      #a5b6d1
      ΔE = 2.665
    2. Morning Sky / 7249
      #acc1e6
      ΔE = 2.951
  33. Duron

    1. Aleutian
      #a3b2d1
      ΔE = 2.726
  34. Resene

    1. Serendipity B80-026-266
      #b1b9d3
      ΔE = 2.788
  35. General Paint

    1. Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 2.797
  36. Behr

    1. 620A-3 Rhapsody Lilac
      #b5bcdb
      ΔE = 2.806
    2. 590A-3 Beautiful Dream
      #aec1e0
      ΔE = 2.978
  37. Brillux

    1. 57.12.15
      #a2b4d0
      ΔE = 2.993

#a9b9db HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9b9db foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #a9b9db">…</p>

#a9b9db background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #a9b9db">…</p>

#a9b9db shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9b9db">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11123163
Binary
10101001, 10111001, 11011011
Hexadecimal
#a9b9db
Closest short hex
#abd ΔE = 0.709
RGB
rgb(169, 185, 219)
RGBA
rgba(169, 185, 219, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.295, g: 0.323, b: 0.382
RYB
red: 66.275%, yellow: 71.028%, blue: 85.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5654053 / 0xffa9b9db
HSL
hsl(221, 41%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 41%%, 76%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.800), saturation: 23% (0.228), value: 86% (0.859)
HSP
hue: 220.800, saturation: 22.831, perceived brightness: 72.414
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.314, S: 47.318, L: 74.980
Cubehelix
H: -141.217, S: 0.372, L: 0.721
TSL
T: -2.136, S: 0.053, L: 0.722
CMYK
cyan: 23 (0.228), magenta: 16 (0.155), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 14 (0.141)
CMY
cyan: 34 (0.337), magenta: 27 (0.275), yellow: 14 (0.141)
XYZ
X: 46.494, Y: 48.246, Z: 73.867
xyY
x: 0.276, y: 0.286, Y: 48.246
CIELab
L: 74.980, a: 1.809, b: -18.874
CIELuv
L: 74.980, u: -10.063, v: -29.754
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.980, C: 18.960, H: 275.474
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.980, C: 31.410, H: 251.314
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.459, a: -2.072, b: -14.430
CIECAM02
J: 66.816, C: 25.395, h: 257.437, Q: 161.046, M: 22.207, s: 37.134, H: 309.760
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.165, jaune: -3.321, green: 0.721
LMS
L: 42.801, M: 49.635, S: 73.436
YCbCr
Y: 174.135, Cb: 145.294, Cr: 118.562
YCgCo
Y: 189.500, Cg: -4.500, Co: 29.750
YDbDr
Y: 184.092, Db: 52.522, Dr: 28.706
YPbPr
Y: 184.040, Pb: 18.840, Pr: -9.564
xvYCC
Y: 174.058, Cb: 144.550, Cr: 119.599
YIQ
Y: 184.092, I: -20.454, Q: 7.195
YUV
Y: 184.092, U: 17.180, V: -13.240
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 1.115
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.343

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