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#a9bce7 Hex Color Code

#a9bce7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9bce7 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a9bce7 is comprised of 66.27% red, 73.73% green and 90.59% blue. In the HSL color space #a9bce7 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 56% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.97 nm.

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#a9bce7 linear gradient to complementary #dad3b6

  1. #a9bce7
  2. #b3c0df
  3. #bcc3d7
  4. #c4c7cf
  5. #cccbc7
  6. #d3cfbe
  7. #dad3b6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8598c2
  2. #91a4ce
  3. #9db0da
  4. #a9bce7
  5. #b5c8f4
  6. #c2d5ff
  7. #cee1ff

Tones

  1. #a9bce7
  2. #afbee2
  3. #b4c0dd
  4. #bac2d8
  5. #bfc4d2
  6. #c3c6cd
  7. #c8c8c8

Tints and Shades

#a9bce7 to white

  1. #a9bce7
  2. #b8c7eb
  3. #c6d2ef
  4. #d5ddf3
  5. #e3e8f7
  6. #f1f4fb
  7. #ffffff

#a9bce7 to black

  1. #a9bce7
  2. #8b9abc
  3. #6e7993
  4. #525a6d
  5. #373c48
  6. #1f2126
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2717
      #abbde3
      ΔE = 1.380 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. ★ 658
      #abbade
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 1.396 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. ★ Roslyn'S Periwinkle Blue / 49BB 51/186
      #b0bce0
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 1.396 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  4. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Prince Charming / KM3101-2
      #a6bce3
      ΔE = 1.549 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Twitlight Chimes 28-4
      #a6bce1
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 1040-R70B
      #a4bcef
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ French Lilac / T12 38.E1
      #acbadd
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. Night Drizzle / NP PB 1504 P
      #a4badf
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. Purple Times / NP PB 1496 P
      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-e
      #a3b7de
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  15. Berger

    1. Morning Sky / 7249
      #acc1e6
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  16. Vista Paint

    1. Morning Sky
      #acc1e6
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  17. Scib Paints

    1. Morning Sky / 7249
      #acc1e6
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  18. Asian Paints

    1. Morning Sky / 7249
      #acc1e6
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  19. Clark+Kensington

    1. Under the Sea / KIDCC-45
      #abbee0
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sky High / 989
      #a7c2eb
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  21. California Paints

    1. DE 5891 - Sky High
      #a7c2eb
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  22. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  23. Diamond Vogel

    1. Angela Bay / 0603
      #acc1e5
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Innuendo / 0609
      #a1bee5
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  24. Colortrend

    1. 0603
      #acc1e5
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. 0609
      #a1bee5
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. 7217 - Berry Blush
      #b2bfe1
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  26. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  27. Crown Paint

    1. Lupin
      #a0b8de
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  28. Caparol

    1. 85 10 250 / Marin 55
      #9cbce8
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. 2205
      #b0b8dc
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  29. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A40
      #abbcdc
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  30. CIL

    1. Roslyn's Blue
      #acbddd
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 50.4%

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#a9bce7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9bce7 foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #a9bce7">…</p>

#a9bce7 background

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="background-color: #a9bce7">…</p>

#a9bce7 shadow

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9bce7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11123943
Binary
10101001, 10111100, 11100111
Hexadecimal
#a9bce7
LRV
≈ 50.2%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 2.235
RGB
rgb(169, 188, 231)
RGBA
rgba(169, 188, 231, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.287, g: 0.320, b: 0.393
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.720%, blue: 0.906%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5653273 / 0xffa9bce7
HSL
hsl(222, 56%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 56%, 78%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (221.613), saturation: 27% (0.268), value: 91% (0.906)
HSP
hue: 221.613, saturation: 26.840%, perceived brightness: 73.752%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.556, S: 62.952, L: 76.173
Cubehelix
H: -140.326, S: 0.477, L: 0.733
TSL
T: -2.170, S: 0.064, L: 0.734
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.268), magenta: 19% (0.186), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.094)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 26% (0.263), yellow: 9% (0.094)
XYZ
X: 48.765, Y: 50.169, Z: 82.700
xyY
x: 0.268, y: 0.276, Y: 50.169
CIELab
L: 76.173, a: 2.979, b: -23.559
CIELuv
L: 76.173, u: -11.846, v: -37.698
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.173, C: 23.747, H: 277.206
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.173, C: 39.516, H: 252.556
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.830, a: -1.060, b: -19.645
CIECAM02
J: 68.175, C: 30.406, h: 258.676, Q: 162.676, M: 26.589, s: 40.429, H: 310.399
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.186, jaune: -4.130, green: 0.780
LMS
L: 43.857, M: 51.356, S: 82.156
YCbCr
Y: 176.823, Cb: 149.689, Cr: 116.606
YCgCo
Y: 194.000, Cg: -6.000, Co: 26.750
YDbDr
Y: 187.221, Db: 65.869, Dr: 34.658
YPbPr
Y: 187.049, Pb: 23.685, Pr: -11.478
xvYCC
Y: 176.642, Cb: 148.806, Cr: 117.917
YIQ
Y: 187.221, I: -25.133, Q: 9.361
YUV
Y: 187.221, U: 21.545, V: -15.985
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 2.471
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.331

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