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#aba8bd Hex Color Code

#aba8bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #aba8bd is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #aba8bd is comprised of 67.06% red, 65.88% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #aba8bd has a hue of 249° (degrees), 14% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 453.13 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#aba8bd linear gradient to complementary #b8bca9

  1. #aba8bd
  2. #adabba
  3. #b0afb6
  4. #b2b2b3
  5. #b4b5b0
  6. #b6b9ac
  7. #b8bca9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8b889c
  2. #9592a7
  3. #a09db2
  4. #aba8bd
  5. #b6b3c8
  6. #c1bed4
  7. #ccc9df

Tints and Shades

#aba8bd to white

  1. #aba8bd
  2. #b9b6c8
  3. #c6c4d3
  4. #d4d3de
  5. #e2e1e9
  6. #f1f0f4
  7. #ffffff

#aba8bd to black

  1. #aba8bd
  2. #8c8a9b
  3. #6f6d7a
  4. #52515a
  5. #38373d
  6. #1f1e21
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10711
      #aca9c0
      ΔE = 0.833 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purple Grey
      #a7a6ba
      ΔE = 1.167 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. ★ Lavender Lake
      #b2a9bc
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6351
      #a9a5bc
      ΔE = 1.263 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. 6344
      #b4abbf
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  4. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 1.266 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  5. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Butterfly Bush / 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 1.266 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Central Mauve / 1412
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 1.286 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Spring Violet / 2117-50
      #b1adbc
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  7. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Ashley's Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #a8a7bf
      ΔE = 1.322 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Fairy Dust / 70BB 44/144
      #acafc3
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 101-9 U
      #aaa4b9
      ΔE = 1.557 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. 5295 U
      #b1afc3
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  9. Berger

    1. ★ Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 1.617 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. ★ Lap of Luxury / 7184
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  10. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Luster Blue
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 1.617 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. ★ Lap of Luxury
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  11. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 1.617 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. ★ Lap of Luxury / 7184
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  12. Beckers

    1. ★ Vattenfall 781 / S 2908-B05G
      #a7a8ba
      ΔE = 1.698 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. ★ Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  13. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 2-4 Lupin
      #a8a3ba
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. ★ 2-9 Dusty Lilac 2
      #a6a3b6
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  14. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Hollywood Dream / NP N 1951 P
      #b0adc0
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Faded Memories / NP PB 1473 P
      #aeaec6
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4250 Precocious Purple 90BB 46/132
      #aaabc4
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Ageratum 30RB 46/116
      #b4abbe
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  16. Glidden

    1. ★ Morning Violet / 90BB 43/082
      #b0adbf
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Soft Dusty Violet / 10RB 42/072
      #b0abba
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  17. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Italian Iris / 7144
      #b0a7b9
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Lap Of Luxury / 7184
      #aaa9b6
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  18. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. 48.09.15
      #b4aec4
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  19. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Mystery
      #b3acbf
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  20. Caparol

    1. 75 0 0 / Granit 45
      #acacbc
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. 4242
      #a8acbc
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  21. Levis

    1. Bon Vivant
      #a8aaba
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  22. Behr

    1. 650E-3 Plum Blossom
      #a9a2b5
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. 640F-4 Fading Sunset
      #afaebe
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Smoky Grape 30-23
      #a3a2b8
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. Delicate Tint 30-25
      #afaebd
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  24. Coronado Paint

    1. 7144 - Italian Iris
      #aaa2b5
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. Luster Blue / KM3052-2
      #b2afc2
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  26. Taubmans

    1. New Hope / T58-4
      #adaec7
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  27. Earthpaint

    1. 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #abaebf
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #a4a3be
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  28. Focoltone

    1. 4043
      #b4afc6
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 44.4%

#aba8bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#aba8bd foreground

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #aba8bd">…</p>

#aba8bd background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #aba8bd">…</p>

#aba8bd shadow

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #aba8bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11249853
Binary
10101011, 10101000, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#aba8bd
LRV
≈ 40.3%
Closest short hex
#aab ΔE = 1.874
RGB
rgb(171, 168, 189)
RGBA
rgba(171, 168, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.324, g: 0.318, b: 0.358
RYB
red: 0.671%, yellow: 0.659%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5527363 / 0xffaba8bd
HSL
hsl(249, 14%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(249, 14%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 249° (248.571), saturation: 11% (0.111), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 248.571, saturation: 11.111%, perceived brightness: 67.221%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 271.441, S: 20.879, L: 69.709
Cubehelix
H: -115.979, S: 0.161, L: 0.671
TSL
T: -3.307, S: 0.024, L: 0.672
CMYK
cyan: 10% (0.095), magenta: 11% (0.111), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 33% (0.329), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 39.981, Y: 40.337, Z: 53.814
xyY
x: 0.298, y: 0.301, Y: 40.337
CIELab
L: 69.709, a: 5.199, b: -10.354
CIELuv
L: 69.709, u: 0.415, v: -16.483
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.709, C: 11.586, H: 296.663
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.709, C: 16.489, H: 271.441
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.512, a: 1.221, b: -5.779
CIECAM02
J: 60.990, C: 14.607, h: 281.419, Q: 153.866, M: 12.773, s: 28.813, H: 322.862
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.136, jaune: -1.919, green: -0.241
LMS
L: 37.887, M: 40.670, S: 53.589
YCbCr
Y: 163.141, Cb: 136.775, Cr: 127.826
YCgCo
Y: 174.000, Cg: -6.000, Co: 38.250
YDbDr
Y: 171.291, Db: 26.643, Dr: 0.558
YPbPr
Y: 170.151, Pb: 10.155, Pr: 0.534
xvYCC
Y: 162.130, Cb: 136.920, Cr: 128.469
YIQ
Y: 171.291, I: -4.959, Q: 7.168
YUV
Y: 171.291, U: 8.716, V: -0.255
Munsell Color System
5P 7/4 ΔE = 3.959
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 11.428

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