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Taubmans Blue Thistle / T10 43G-2 / #a9becb Hex Color Code

#a9becb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9becb is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #a9becb is comprised of 66.27% red, 74.51% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #a9becb has a hue of 203° (degrees), 25% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.16 nm.

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#a9becb linear gradient to complementary #cab7aa

  1. #a9becb
  2. #afbdc5
  3. #b5bcc0
  4. #bbbbba
  5. #c0b9b5
  6. #c5b8af
  7. #cab7aa

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #869aa7
  2. #91a6b3
  3. #9db2bf
  4. #a9becb
  5. #b5cad7
  6. #c1d7e4
  7. #cee3f0

Tints and Shades

#a9becb to white

  1. #a9becb
  2. #b7c9d4
  3. #c5d3dc
  4. #d4dee5
  5. #e2e9ed
  6. #f0f4f6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a9becb to black

  1. #a9becb
  2. #8b9ba6
  3. #6d7a82
  4. #525b60
  5. #373d40
  6. #1f2123
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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Similar Paints

  1. General Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bound / CL 2272W
      #a8becb
      ΔE = 0.273 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. ★ Galvanized / CL 3093W
      #a8bdc6
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  2. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 41-4 Awning Stripe
      #a7bdca
      ΔE = 0.509 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. 5-4 Vintage Blue
      #a2bac4
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cincinnatian Hotel Ashley Atrium
      #a7bdca
      ΔE = 0.509 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Blue Goblin X105R200D
      #a1b7c2
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  4. Olympic

    1. ★ Rendezvous C52-2
      #a9bfcd
      ΔE = 0.539 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. ★ Somber Sky D52-3
      #adbfca
      ΔE = 1.121 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Graceful / PPG1152-3
      #a8c0ce
      ΔE = 0.948 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. ★ Chambray / PPG1153-4
      #adbfc8
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Graceful / PPG1152-3
      #a8c0ce
      ΔE = 0.948 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. ★ Chambray / PPG1153-4
      #adbfc8
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 14-4307 TPG
      #a5bdca
      ΔE = 0.972 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 5435
      #abb8c2
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  8. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Teton Sky / 10BB 49/137
      #a6bbc8
      ΔE = 1.097 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Aristocratic / 10BB 50/177
      #a2bfd1
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  9. Tollens

    1. ★ T2146-3
      #adc1ce
      ΔE = 1.194 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. TF253-2
      #b2c4d0
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-37-3 Soft Ballad
      #a7bdcd
      ΔE = 1.289 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 5-34-3 Sorcerer
      #a5bbc3
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  11. Ford

    1. ★ Atlantic Blue
      #adc1cf
      ΔE = 1.318 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. ★ Light Blue
      #abbdcd
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  12. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1024
      #adc2cf
      ΔE = 1.458 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
    2. ★ 4060
      #a3bfce
      ΔE = 1.754 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-36-3 Blue Buff
      #a4bbca
      ΔE = 1.471 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. 3-35-3 Icy Morn
      #a4c2d0
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Comforting Blue
      #a6bac8
      ΔE = 1.484 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  15. Sikkens

    1. ★ S2.10.71
      #aac2d0
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. ★ S8.12.68
      #a5bccd
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 4 220 / Arctis 55
      #a4bccc
      ΔE = 1.560 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. ★ 78 2 200 / Verona 50
      #a8b8c4
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  17. New Look

    1. ★ Water Balloon / C18-08
      #a6c1cf
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. Water Stones / E22-08
      #a0bacc
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  18. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Serenata / AF-535
      #acc2cd
      ΔE = 1.664 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
    2. ★ November Skies / 2128-50
      #adbbc9
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  19. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Sofia's Eyes / 36B-3
      #a2bdcc
      ΔE = 1.700 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Once in a Blue Moon / EXTCC-10
      #9fbac8
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  20. Humbrol

    1. ★ 27003 Polished Steel
      #afc0ca
      ΔE = 1.701 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Windy Blue - 6240
      #aabac6
      ΔE = 1.717 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  22. Behr

    1. ★ Lilac Sachet FF67-1
      #b0c0cd
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. ★ Restoration Blue PPOC-38
      #b1c1cf
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  23. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Vanilla Ice / A348
      #a4c0ce
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. Pre School / A372
      #b5c3cd
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
  24. Sto

    1. ★ 35122
      #aabecf
      ΔE = 1.812 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. 35222
      #9ebacc
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10695
      #aec3d0
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  26. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Blueberry Slush 27-28
      #a3b9c6
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  27. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4107 Vapor Grey 90BG 56/088
      #afc2cc
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. Blue Danube 90BG 56/125
      #a6c4d3
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  28. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Frozen Tundra / 948
      #a3bfcb
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Anchors Away / 887
      #9ebbcd
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  29. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5793 - Frozen Tundra
      #a3bfcb
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. DE 5814 - Anchors Away
      #9ebbcd
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  30. Tikkurila

    1. ★ J436
      #a7c2ce
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. ★ 9727
      #a0bac7
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  31. Duron

    1. ★ Languid Blue
      #afc3ce
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Rain
      #afc3cc
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  32. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6098
      #adbbc9
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. 5338
      #afbece
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  33. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 3235P Blue Country
      #a3bbc5
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. 5231P Vineyard Shadow
      #a3b6c5
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  34. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Bounty / T08 100-2
      #a5bdc6
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. Blue Thoughts / T12 43.D5
      #a3bfc9
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  35. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Skyline Blue
      #a4b8c7
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Light Royal Blue Firemist
      #a3bfc8
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  36. Chrysler

    1. Light Blue
      #adc2d3
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. Sterling Blue
      #a6b9c2
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  37. Levis

    1. Subtle Lavender
      #aec0d1
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Atl Soleil E8
      #b0c4d3
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  38. Vista Paint

    1. Exotic Port
      #a7c0c9
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  39. Berger

    1. Exotic Part / 7385
      #a7c0c9
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  40. Scib Paints

    1. Exotic Part / 7385
      #a7c0c9
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  41. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Lacecap B12
      #afbcc5
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  42. Dulux

    1. 10BB 49/137
      #a2bcce
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Amazon Beat 4
      #a0bbcd
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  43. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Grand Bay / 8273
      #a5bac3
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  44. Rodda Paint

    1. Grand Bay 8273
      #a5bac3
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  45. Audi

    1. Liquidblau Metallic / LY5J, Q1
      #a2bbc5
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Speed Blue Metallic / LB5Q, V8V8
      #aac5d1
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  46. Crown Diamond

    1. 7326-31 Silky Blue
      #b1c4d2
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  47. Jotun

    1. 4117 / Stadt
      #b0c1c9
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  48. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2020-R90B
      #a3c0d2
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  49. Bristol

    1. Blue Thoughts / P114-C2
      #a3bfc9
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Jindabyne / P115-C3
      #aac1c8
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  50. Kelly-Moore

    1. Grand Bay / KM3804-1
      #a7b7c2
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Dresden Falls / KM3156-1
      #9fbdcf
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  51. Peintures MF

    1. CD355-1
      #aebbc3
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  52. Porter Paints

    1. Heavenly Blue / 450-3
      #a3bbce
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Always Blue / 451-3
      #a1b9cb
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  53. Graham & Brown

    1. Rules the Waves
      #9fbbc6
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  54. Wattyl

    1. Moraine Lake / E33W
      #aac5d5
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
  55. Asian Paints

    1. Fast Breeze / 9226
      #9fbfcc
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  56. Marston & Langinger

    1. Pebble
      #b4c4d0
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  57. Colortrend

    1. Ormond Wash
      #a8bac1
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Grey Door
      #a2b7c1
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 45.4%

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#a9becb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9becb foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #a9becb">…</p>

#a9becb background

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #a9becb">…</p>

#a9becb shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9becb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11124427
Binary
10101001, 10111110, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#a9becb
LRV
≈ 49.6%
Closest short hex
#abc ΔE = 2.356
RGB
rgb(169, 190, 203)
RGBA
rgba(169, 190, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.301, g: 0.338, b: 0.361
RYB
red: 66.275%, yellow: 71.365%, blue: 79.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5652789 / 0xffa9becb
HSL
hsl(203, 25%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 25%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (202.941), saturation: 17% (0.167), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 202.941, saturation: 16.749%, perceived brightness: 72.764%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 227.733, S: 22.359, L: 75.806
Cubehelix
H: -162.476, S: 0.242, L: 0.726
TSL
T: -1.991, S: 0.044, L: 0.726
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.167), magenta: 6% (0.064), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 25% (0.255), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 45.552, Y: 49.573, Z: 63.657
xyY
x: 0.287, y: 0.312, Y: 49.573
CIELab
L: 75.806, a: -4.430, b: -8.948
CIELuv
L: 75.806, u: -11.760, v: -12.939
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.806, C: 9.984, H: 243.657
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.806, C: 17.485, H: 227.733
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.408, a: -7.728, b: -4.319
CIECAM02
J: 67.762, C: 16.901, h: 231.160, Q: 162.182, M: 14.780, s: 30.188, H: 292.649
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.113, jaune: -1.595, green: 1.295
LMS
L: 44.339, M: 52.487, S: 63.411
YCbCr
Y: 175.087, Cb: 136.815, Cr: 117.858
YCgCo
Y: 188.000, Cg: 2.000, Co: 33.750
YDbDr
Y: 185.203, Db: 26.779, Dr: 30.814
YPbPr
Y: 186.463, Pb: 8.915, Pr: -11.098
xvYCC
Y: 176.139, Cb: 135.831, Cr: 118.251
YIQ
Y: 185.203, I: -16.686, Q: -0.396
YUV
Y: 185.203, U: 8.760, V: -14.215
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/4 ΔE = 3.220
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 8.213

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