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#a9b9e1 Hex Color Code

#a9b9e1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9b9e1 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a9b9e1 is comprised of 66.27% red, 72.55% green and 88.24% blue. In the HSL color space #a9b9e1 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 48% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.39 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#a9b9e1 linear gradient to complementary #d6d0b4

  1. #a9b9e1
  2. #b2bdda
  3. #bac0d2
  4. #c2c4cb
  5. #c9c8c3
  6. #d0ccbc
  7. #d6d0b4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8696bc
  2. #91a1c8
  3. #9dadd5
  4. #a9b9e1
  5. #b5c5ed
  6. #c1d1fa
  7. #cedeff

Tones

  1. #a9b9e1
  2. #aebbdc
  3. #b3bdd8
  4. #b8bfd3
  5. #bcc1ce
  6. #c1c3ca
  7. #c5c5c5

Tints and Shades

#a9b9e1 to white

  1. #a9b9e1
  2. #b8c4e6
  3. #c6d0eb
  4. #d4dbf0
  5. #e3e7f5
  6. #f1f3fa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a9b9e1 to black

  1. #a9b9e1
  2. #8b97b8
  3. #6e7790
  4. #52586a
  5. #373b46
  6. #1f2126
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Glidden

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 1.032 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. ★ Roslyn's Periwinkle Blue / 49BB 51/186
      #b0bce0
      ΔE = 1.798 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 658
      #abbade
      ΔE = 1.154 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 283
      #9ebfe3
      ΔE = 4.608 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 1.283 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Velvet Morning / 247-4
      #99aed6
      ΔE = 4.526 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ French Lilac / T12 38.E1
      #acbadd
      ΔE = 1.426 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Bridesmaid Dress / T12 37.E3
      #aeb1d8
      ΔE = 3.764 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-e
      #a3b7de
      ΔE = 1.483 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. 34-e1
      #9cb7db
      ΔE = 3.546 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 4.090 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 1.740 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Prince Charming / 7248
      #99bae0
      ΔE = 4.218 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  8. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  9. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Twitlight Chimes 28-4
      #a6bce1
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Gracie's Room 28-6
      #a4b1d3
      ΔE = 3.333 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 3.203 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  11. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Eye of Horace R169D
      #acb3d4
      ΔE = 3.120 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  13. Resene

    1. Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Time Out B82-036-253
      #aac2e3
      ΔE = 4.150 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  14. Crown Paint

    1. Lupin
      #a0b8de
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-3 Panache
      #a4b6d8
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 2-39-3 Light Grape
      #abb3d0
      ΔE = 3.766 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  16. Nerolac

    1. Burple - 2347
      #a8b3de
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Always Blue - 2374
      #a3c1e3
      ΔE = 4.650 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  17. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A40
      #abbcdc
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 3.121 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  18. Dulux

    1. 58BB 51/183
      #abbcdc
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. 80BB 49/174
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 3.121 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  19. Clark+Kensington

    1. Under the Sea / KIDCC-45
      #abbee0
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. Happy Hippo / KIDCC-19
      #a5adcd
      ΔE = 4.822 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  20. CIL

    1. Roslyn's Blue
      #acbddd
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. Elise
      #96b6da
      ΔE = 4.820 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  21. Tollens

    1. T2008-1
      #abb9d7
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. T2097-1
      #bebfde
      ΔE = 5.062 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 4.584 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  23. Coronado Paint

    1. 7217 - Berry Blush
      #b2bfe1
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. 7249 - Morning Sky
      #a4c1e2
      ΔE = 4.681 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  24. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sail into the Horizon / 0595
      #a9bddd
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. Babbling Creek / 0588
      #abbbd4
      ΔE = 4.415 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  25. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Indulgent - 6969
      #9fabcf
      ΔE = 5.143 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  26. Berger

    1. Scuba Blue / 7273
      #a7bdde
      ΔE = 3.013 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Prince Charming / 7248
      #98afdc
      ΔE = 4.388 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  27. Vista Paint

    1. Scuba Blue
      #a7bdde
      ΔE = 3.013 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Washed Indigo
      #98afd3
      ΔE = 4.835 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  28. Scib Paints

    1. Scuba Blue / 7273
      #a7bdde
      ΔE = 3.013 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 4.188 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  29. Laura Ashley

    1. 47-22 Story Book
      #abbad7
      ΔE = 3.132 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 1503 Sapphire 3
      #a6beda
      ΔE = 4.740 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  30. General Paint

    1. Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 3.135 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Adventure / CL 2433W
      #bbc1dc
      ΔE = 5.085 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  31. Behr

    1. Honest P530-3
      #9ab7e3
      ΔE = 3.154 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Lavender Cloud P550-3
      #b6b8e0
      ΔE = 3.504 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  32. KILZ

    1. Periwinkle Bloom / B812
      #b3bad8
      ΔE = 3.213 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. Gentle Spirit / B822
      #b9bbd5
      ΔE = 4.863 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  33. Olympic

    1. Vivacious Violet A46-3
      #a6bee0
      ΔE = 3.219 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Charisma A47-3
      #a0bfe1
      ΔE = 4.603 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  34. Bristol

    1. Canterbury Bells / P106-C3
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 3.236 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Eye Shadow / P106-C4
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 4.695 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  35. Disney

    1. 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 3.237 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  36. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R70B
      #a4bcef
      ΔE = 3.249 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 4.516 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  37. ICI Paints

    1. Roslyn's Blue 49BB 51/186
      #a4b9d8
      ΔE = 3.312 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Jacob's Ladder 70BB 51/139
      #aeb7d0
      ΔE = 4.210 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  38. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-31 Morning Smile
      #a4b9d8
      ΔE = 3.312 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 3.677 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  39. Caparol

    1. 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 3.379 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. 85 6 243 / Neutral Blau 1
      #acc4e4
      ΔE = 4.802 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  40. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 3.509 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Riviera Azure / 822
      #9eb3d1
      ΔE = 4.523 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  41. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sky High / 989
      #a7c2eb
      ΔE = 3.576 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
    2. Hazy Sky / 1184
      #b7bdd6
      ΔE = 4.694 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  42. Nippon Paint

    1. Ash Purple / NP PB 1494 P
      #b2bdd9
      ΔE = 3.629 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. Purple Tide / NP PB 1501 P
      #b7c5e2
      ΔE = 5.212 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  43. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6016
      #abc2e5
      ΔE = 3.713 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
    2. 6064
      #9fb4d3
      ΔE = 4.054 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  44. Duron

    1. Aleutian
      #a3b2d1
      ΔE = 3.737 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. Blue Beyond
      #a2c0e4
      ΔE = 4.146 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  45. Sikkens

    1. U0.15.69
      #acc0de
      ΔE = 3.949 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. U0.15.65
      #9aafcf
      ΔE = 5.166 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  46. GM / General Motors

    1. Firemist Blue
      #abb9d3
      ΔE = 3.954 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Venetian Blue
      #9bb7d7
      ΔE = 4.651 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  47. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 4.064 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Velvet Morning 247-4
      #99aed6
      ΔE = 4.526 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  48. Brillux

    1. 57.18.15
      #96b2df
      ΔE = 4.152 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 57.15.15
      #99afd7
      ΔE = 4.303 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  49. Colortrend

    1. 0604
      #9aafdc
      ΔE = 4.174 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 0596
      #9aafd2
      ΔE = 4.670 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  50. Tikkurila

    1. X351
      #a8c1e1
      ΔE = 4.275 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 5.240 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  51. Devoe Paint

    1. Roslyn's Blue / 49BB 51/186
      #aebdd6
      ΔE = 4.458 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  52. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #adb0cf
      ΔE = 4.489 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 2-39-3 Light Grape
      #b8c3e2
      ΔE = 4.518 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
  53. Peintures MF

    1. CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 4.545 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Cafard du lundi
      #96add7
      ΔE = 5.058 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  54. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Charm / 7248
      #98aeda
      ΔE = 4.587 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Washed Indigo / 7272
      #99aed0
      ΔE = 5.144 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  55. California Paints

    1. DE 5912 - Glimmer
      #b7bdd6
      ΔE = 4.694 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. DE 5926 - Madder Blue
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 5.249 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  56. Chrysler

    1. Wisteria Blue
      #a3bad5
      ΔE = 4.782 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  57. RAL

    1. RAL 280 70 25
      #9bacd8
      ΔE = 4.875 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. RAL 280 70 20
      #9eabd0
      ΔE = 5.115 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  58. Zoffany

    1. Porcelain
      #aec3e0
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  59. Designers Guild

    1. Jodphur
      #95b8ee
      ΔE = 4.902 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  60. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7191P Faded Violet
      #b5bfd7
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  61. Diamond Paint

    1. Sunrise
      #adbdd4
      ΔE = 5.108 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  62. Focoltone

    1. 1049
      #a2c3e7
      ΔE = 5.124 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  63. Rodda Paint

    1. Berry Blush 7217
      #b8c6e6
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  64. Ford

    1. Athenian Gray
      #b7c5e2
      ΔE = 5.212 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  65. Wattyl

    1. Sky Blume / D77W
      #b3c1d9
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  66. New Look

    1. Precious Orchid / F30-08
      #b3c1d9
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 52.7%

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#a9b9e1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9b9e1 foreground

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

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #a9b9e1">…</p>

#a9b9e1 background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #a9b9e1">…</p>

#a9b9e1 shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9b9e1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11123169
Binary
10101001, 10111001, 11100001
Hexadecimal
#a9b9e1
LRV
≈ 48.6%
Closest short hex
#abd ΔE = 2.012
RGB
rgb(169, 185, 225)
RGBA
rgba(169, 185, 225, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.292, g: 0.320, b: 0.389
RYB
red: 66.275%, yellow: 71.155%, blue: 88.235%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5654047 / 0xffa9b9e1
HSL
hsl(223, 48%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 48%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.857), saturation: 25% (0.249), value: 88% (0.882)
HSP
hue: 222.857, saturation: 24.889%, perceived brightness: 72.735%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.505, S: 55.608, L: 75.182
Cubehelix
H: -138.982, S: 0.425, L: 0.724
TSL
T: -2.223, S: 0.059, L: 0.725
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.249), magenta: 18% (0.178), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.118)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 12% (0.118)
XYZ
X: 47.298, Y: 48.568, Z: 78.102
xyY
x: 0.272, y: 0.279, Y: 48.568
CIELab
L: 75.182, a: 3.197, b: -21.822
CIELuv
L: 75.182, u: -10.305, v: -34.800
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.182, C: 22.055, H: 278.336
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.182, C: 36.293, H: 253.505
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.691, a: -0.813, b: -17.663
CIECAM02
J: 67.043, C: 28.358, h: 260.043, Q: 161.319, M: 24.799, s: 39.208, H: 311.109
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.180, jaune: -3.836, green: 0.646
LMS
L: 42.841, M: 49.641, S: 77.608
YCbCr
Y: 174.723, Cb: 147.928, Cr: 118.136
YCoCg
Y: 191.000, Cg: -6.000, Co: 28.250
YDbDr
Y: 184.776, Db: 60.520, Dr: 30.008
YPbPr
Y: 184.472, Pb: 21.840, Pr: -9.840
xvYCC
Y: 174.429, Cb: 147.185, Cr: 119.356
YIQ
Y: 184.776, I: -22.382, Q: 9.062
YUV
Y: 184.776, U: 19.796, V: -13.840
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 1.204
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.328

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