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#a9caf4 Hex Color Code

#a9caf4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9caf4 is a light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #a9caf4 is comprised of 66.27% red, 79.22% green and 95.69% blue. In the HSL color space #a9caf4 has a hue of 214° (degrees), 77% saturation and 81% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.14 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#a9caf4 linear gradient to complementary #e6d6b7

  1. #a9caf4
  2. #b6ccea
  3. #c1cee0
  4. #cbd0d6
  5. #d5d2cc
  6. #ded4c1
  7. #e6d6b7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #83a4cc
  2. #8fb0d9
  3. #9cbde7
  4. #a9caf4
  5. #b6d7ff
  6. #c3e4ff
  7. #d1f2ff

Tones

  1. #a9caf4
  2. #b0cbee
  3. #b7cce8
  4. #becce2
  5. #c4cddb
  6. #caced5
  7. #cfcfcf

Tints and Shades

#a9caf4 to white

  1. #a9caf4
  2. #b8d3f6
  3. #c7dbf8
  4. #d5e4fa
  5. #e3edfb
  6. #f1f6fd
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a9caf4 to black

  1. #a9caf4
  2. #8ba5c7
  3. #6e829b
  4. #526072
  5. #38404b
  6. #1f2328
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Still Water B4-A2-2
      #acccf8
      ΔE = 1.091 / LRV ≈ 58.7%
    2. Let it Rain B4-C2-3
      #b0c8e8
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 56.4%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2717 C
      #a7c6ed
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
    2. 658 C
      #b1c9e8
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 56.9%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 0530-R80B
      #aac9f8
      ΔE = 1.705 / LRV ≈ 57.1%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Tropical Blue B84-037-250
      #aec9eb
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
  5. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-3 Panache
      #b3c8ec
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 56.9%
    2. 2-37-3 Northern Sky
      #afc9e8
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 56.7%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. Baby Bunting / 148-3
      #aac9ea
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  7. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1030-R70B
      #b6ccef
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
    2. Cool Blue / S 1030-R80B
      #aeceef
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sky High / 989
      #a7c2eb
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  9. California Paints

    1. DE 5891 - Sky High
      #a7c2eb
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  10. Caparol

    1. 90 10 246 / Lago 120
      #a4c8fc
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
    2. 88 6 237 / Neutral Blau 2
      #b4ccec
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 58.9%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Baby Bunting / PPG1243-3
      #abcaea
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
  12. Glidden

    1. Baby Bunting / PPG1243-3
      #abcaea
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 56.8%

#a9caf4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9caf4 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #a9caf4">…</p>

#a9caf4 background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #a9caf4">…</p>

#a9caf4 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9caf4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11127540
Binary
10101001, 11001010, 11110100
Hexadecimal
#a9caf4
LRV
≈ 57.2%
Closest short hex
#acf ΔE = 2.544
RGB
rgb(169, 202, 244)
RGBA
rgba(169, 202, 244, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.275, g: 0.328, b: 0.397
RYB
red: 66.275%, yellow: 75.261%, blue: 95.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5649676 / 0xffa9caf4
HSL
hsl(214, 77%, 81%)
HSLA
hsla(214, 77%, 81%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 214° (213.600), saturation: 31% (0.307), value: 96% (0.957)
HSP
hue: 213.600, saturation: 30.738%, perceived brightness: 77.721%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 244.647, S: 79.463, L: 80.295
Cubehelix
H: -149.487, S: 0.612, L: 0.771
TSL
T: -1.848, S: 0.079, L: 0.772
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.307), magenta: 17% (0.172), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 4% (0.043)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 21% (0.208), yellow: 4% (0.043)
XYZ
X: 53.807, Y: 57.206, Z: 93.777
xyY
x: 0.263, y: 0.279, Y: 57.206
CIELab
L: 80.295, a: -1.443, b: -24.261
CIELuv
L: 80.295, u: -18.230, v: -38.473
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 80.295, C: 24.304, H: 266.596
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 80.295, C: 42.573, H: 244.647
Hunter-Lab
L: 75.634, a: -5.373, b: -20.568
CIECAM02
J: 72.980, C: 32.944, h: 248.592, Q: 168.311, M: 28.809, s: 41.372, H: 305.308
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.178, jaune: -4.208, green: 1.555
LMS
L: 48.776, M: 59.820, S: 93.160
YCbCr
Y: 185.153, Cb: 151.322, Cr: 110.531
YCgCo
Y: 204.250, Cg: -2.250, Co: 23.500
YDbDr
Y: 196.921, Db: 70.836, Dr: 53.103
YPbPr
Y: 197.995, Pb: 24.795, Pr: -18.432
xvYCC
Y: 186.043, Cb: 149.781, Cr: 111.809
YIQ
Y: 196.921, I: -33.152, Q: 6.090
YUV
Y: 196.921, U: 23.169, V: -24.495
Munsell Color System
5PB 7/6 ΔE = 6.212
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 7.215

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