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#ababca Hex Color Code

#ababca Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #ababca is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #ababca is comprised of 67.06% red, 67.06% green and 79.22% blue. In the HSL color space #ababca has a hue of 240° (degrees), 23% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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#ababca linear gradient to complementary #c4c6af

  1. #ababca
  2. #b0afc6
  3. #b4b4c1
  4. #b8b8bd
  5. #bcbdb8
  6. #c0c1b4
  7. #c4c6af

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8a8aa8
  2. #9595b3
  3. #a0a0bf
  4. #ababca
  5. #b6b6d6
  6. #c2c2e1
  7. #cdcded

Tints and Shades

#ababca to white

  1. #ababca
  2. #b9b9d3
  3. #c7c6db
  4. #d5d4e4
  5. #e3e2ed
  6. #f1f1f6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#ababca to black

  1. #ababca
  2. #8c8ca5
  3. #6f6f82
  4. #525260
  5. #383840
  6. #1f1f23
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Behr

    1. ★ Wisteria Blue M550-4
      #a9abc9
      ΔE = 0.679 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Grape Hyacinth M560-3
      #bcb3d0
      ΔE = 4.446 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  2. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Purple Lilac / 41C-4
      #afaccc
      ΔE = 1.095 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Photogenic / 42B-4
      #b5aec1
      ΔE = 4.494 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 3 290 / Litho 20
      #a8a8c8
      ΔE = 1.133 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 80 4 310 / Atmo 15
      #bcb4d8
      ΔE = 4.866 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.15
      #b0aecc
      ΔE = 1.387 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. 48.15.15
      #b5aad2
      ΔE = 4.167 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  5. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Mertensia de Virgini
      #a6aacc
      ΔE = 1.501 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Cap au lierre
      #a7a7ce
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 1.504 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. ★ Ashley's Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #aaa6c9
      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  7. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 290 70 15
      #a6a8c5
      ΔE = 1.572 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. RAL 580-3
      #a7b2d1
      ΔE = 3.483 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Enchanted / 2070-50
      #afafcb
      ΔE = 1.686 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. Central Mauve / 1412 / Heather Field / CC-970
      #a6a6bd
      ΔE = 3.229 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  9. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Ashley's Heather
      #a5a7c6
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Night Magic / 03RB 42/220
      #b0a8ca
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  10. Beckers

    1. ★ Isglass 738 / 2215-R86B
      #afa9ca
      ΔE = 1.807 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  11. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #adb0cf
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 7523 Indigo
      #9ea8cf
      ΔE = 3.811 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  12. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 1.873 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  13. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 41/168
      #a4a8c5
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. Marble Swirl 4 / 90BB 46/132
      #aeb0c8
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  14. General Paint

    1. ★ Frivolous / CL 2444M
      #a6a6c8
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. ★ Effervescent / CL 2454M
      #ada7c8
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  15. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. CF10454
      #9ca7c3
      ΔE = 4.058 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sweet Violet
      #a8a5c4
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Dusky Lavender
      #b7a8c5
      ΔE = 4.327 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  17. Waverly

    1. ★ Lavender / 60892E
      #a3a9c6
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  18. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Millenia / NP PB 1444 P
      #b3adc9
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. Purple Heather / NP PB 1458 T
      #a7a0c1
      ΔE = 4.066 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  19. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Instigate / S43E3
      #aca6c7
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. Wild Phlox / S42D3
      #9ea6c3
      ΔE = 3.443 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6303
      #b4afcb
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 6351
      #a9a5bc
      ΔE = 3.449 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  21. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Gateway To Paradise / 7168
      #a3a6c9
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 3.961 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  22. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu Avril / I34
      #a7acd2
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Vent Ardoise / I41
      #a0abc7
      ΔE = 3.407 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  23. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-e3
      #a8afca
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 37-e4
      #9fa6bf
      ΔE = 3.822 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  24. Asian Paints

    1. Purple Shell / 7225
      #a2a6c3
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Reverie / 7051
      #b9b0cf
      ΔE = 3.579 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  25. Vista Paint

    1. Purple Paradise
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Luster Blue
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 3.664 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  26. Berger

    1. Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Italian iris / 7144
      #b0a4b9
      ΔE = 5.179 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  27. Tollens

    1. T2097-2
      #aba8cf
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 4.735 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  28. Dupont

    1. CAS675
      #afa7cb
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. CAS683
      #afa6d2
      ΔE = 4.831 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  29. Wattyl

    1. Pennyroyal / D66W
      #a0a6c8
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Princess Satin / D65W
      #bab4ca
      ΔE = 4.841 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  30. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5184T Purple Heather
      #a6a3c2
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 7172T Ophelia Violet
      #b1a1c2
      ΔE = 5.112 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  31. Resene

    1. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 3.131 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  32. Duron

    1. Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Aleutian
      #a3b2d1
      ΔE = 4.319 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  33. Disney

    1. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 4.625 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  34. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R70B
      #a4a3c4
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. S 2020-R80B
      #97a5c3
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  35. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Lovely Lilac / PPG1167-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Easter Egg / PPG1166-4
      #99aac8
      ΔE = 4.928 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  36. CIL

    1. Night Magic
      #ada9d1
      ΔE = 3.048 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  37. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Forever Lilac - 9067
      #afa5c7
      ΔE = 3.243 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Indulgent - 6969
      #9fabcf
      ΔE = 3.468 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  38. Earthpaint

    1. 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #a4a3be
      ΔE = 3.253 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. 2-40-4 Grape Slush
      #a3a3c8
      ΔE = 3.395 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  39. JPMA

    1. E 79-70L
      #afafd7
      ΔE = 3.261 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. E 77-70H
      #aab2cb
      ΔE = 3.588 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  40. Focoltone

    1. 4043
      #b4afc6
      ΔE = 3.305 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 5007
      #bab1d7
      ΔE = 4.504 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  41. Dutch Boy

    1. Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 3.430 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 4.696 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  42. KILZ

    1. Ginger Lily / A852
      #b5add3
      ΔE = 3.459 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Silk Scarf / A871
      #beafca
      ΔE = 5.186 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  43. Sikkens

    1. U6.11.65
      #aab2cb
      ΔE = 3.588 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. U3.14.67
      #a4b4d3
      ΔE = 4.823 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  44. ECOS Paints

    1. Butterfly Bush (1282)
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 3.654 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Royal Proclamation (1297)
      #ada3be
      ΔE = 3.880 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  45. Diamond Vogel

    1. Butterfly Bush / 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 3.654 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Royal Proclamation / 1297
      #ada3be
      ΔE = 3.880 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  46. ISOMAT

    1. IST 199-03
      #b7afd4
      ΔE = 3.657 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. IST 116-03
      #a3a8bb
      ΔE = 4.519 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  47. Scib Paints

    1. Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 3.664 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 4.966 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  48. Ford

    1. Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 3.680 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  49. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 3.704 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Bon Vivant
      #a8aaba
      ΔE = 4.831 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  50. Chrysler

    1. Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 3.725 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Bradenton Blue
      #98a3c4
      ΔE = 4.773 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  51. Colortrend

    1. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 3.730 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 4.345 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  52. Pantone / PMS

    1. 651
      #a1adc7
      ΔE = 3.880 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 270
      #b5abd4
      ΔE = 4.265 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  53. Sico

    1. 6048-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 3.930 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  54. Rodda Paint

    1. Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 3.961 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Teresa's True Color 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 4.365 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  55. Laura Ashley

    1. 2-4 Lupin
      #a8a3ba
      ΔE = 3.995 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. 44-19 Lavender Spray
      #a8a4b5
      ΔE = 5.229 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  56. Matthews Paint

    1. Floe Blue Met. / 25362
      #aeacbe
      ΔE = 4.065 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  57. Kansai Paint

    1. Grape Ice
      #a2a1c7
      ΔE = 4.127 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Mystery
      #b3acbf
      ΔE = 4.331 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  58. Taubmans

    1. Mulberry Bush / T12 38.D10
      #afb2c6
      ΔE = 4.149 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. Cottage Blue / T60-5
      #9baecd
      ΔE = 5.093 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  59. Graham & Brown

    1. Rapunzel's Lovely Lilac
      #b7a8c7
      ΔE = 4.227 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  60. CHROMATIC

    1. 0607-Bleu Adda - Dorval-CH2
      #adb5ce
      ΔE = 4.259 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 0253-Violet Myrtille - Dorval-CH2
      #b7aac0
      ΔE = 4.849 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  61. FolkArt

    1. Lilac Ice / 4666
      #b5abd4
      ΔE = 4.265 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. Purple Lilac / 439
      #bbb1d6
      ΔE = 4.560 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  62. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 4.298 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  63. Plascon

    1. North Pole P3-E2-3
      #b4a8d0
      ΔE = 4.308 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Smoke Bush P4-E2-3
      #b8a8d0
      ΔE = 5.164 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  64. Coronado Paint

    1. 7208 - Petal Soft
      #a1abd6
      ΔE = 4.345 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 7168 - Gateway To Paradise
      #9d9ec4
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  65. ICI Paints

    1. Night Magic 03RB 42/220
      #a5a2cb
      ΔE = 4.352 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 4.529 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  66. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Madder Blue / 1154
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 4.398 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Sapphire Fog / 821
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 4.528 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  67. California Paints

    1. DE 5926 - Madder Blue
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 4.398 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. DE 5899 - Sapphire Fog
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 4.528 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  68. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 4.426 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. 7350-42 Night Fever
      #a4a2cc
      ΔE = 4.570 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  69. Porter Paints

    1. Easter Egg / 347-4
      #9aa9c8
      ΔE = 4.450 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 4.472 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  70. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blue Star 28-7
      #a2aec5
      ΔE = 4.484 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Smoky Grape 30-23
      #a3a2b8
      ΔE = 4.485 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  71. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R50B
      #b8a8c8
      ΔE = 4.497 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R60B
      #9ca2ba
      ΔE = 4.928 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  72. Olympic

    1. Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Lovely Lilac B46-3
      #a4b2c9
      ΔE = 5.153 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  73. Auro

    1. Agapanthus
      #99a2c6
      ΔE = 4.759 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  74. Nerolac

    1. Peaceful Night - 2361
      #a4b3da
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Burple - 2347
      #a8b3de
      ΔE = 5.063 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  75. Homebase

    1. Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 5.063 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  76. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 5.063 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  77. Sto

    1. 34203
      #a39eb7
      ΔE = 5.168 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  78. Kelly-Moore

    1. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 5.238 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Barrymore / KM3053-2
      #a2a0b5
      ΔE = 5.248 / LRV ≈ 36.2%

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#ababca HTML / CSS Code Examples

#ababca foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #ababca">…</p>

#ababca background

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

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

#ababca shadow

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

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

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11250634
Binary
10101011, 10101011, 11001010
Hexadecimal
#ababca
LRV
≈ 42.0%
Closest short hex
#aac ΔE = 0.943
RGB
rgb(171, 171, 202)
RGBA
rgba(171, 171, 202, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.314, g: 0.314, b: 0.371
RYB
red: 67.059%, yellow: 67.059%, blue: 79.216%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5526582 / 0xffababca
HSL
hsl(240, 23%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 23%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 15% (0.153), value: 79% (0.792)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 15.347%, perceived brightness: 68.554%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 33.472, L: 70.904
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.254, L: 0.684
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.036, L: 0.684
CMYK
cyan: 15% (0.153), magenta: 15% (0.153), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.208)
CMY
cyan: 33% (0.329), magenta: 33% (0.329), yellow: 21% (0.208)
XYZ
X: 42.016, Y: 42.048, Z: 61.768
xyY
x: 0.288, y: 0.288, Y: 42.048
CIELab
L: 70.904, a: 6.301, b: -15.730
CIELuv
L: 70.904, u: -1.815, v: -25.159
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.904, C: 16.945, H: 291.830
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.904, C: 25.225, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.844, a: 2.182, b: -11.087
CIECAM02
J: 62.302, C: 20.771, h: 275.894, Q: 155.511, M: 18.164, s: 34.176, H: 319.701
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.161, jaune: -2.835, green: -0.191
LMS
L: 38.822, M: 42.190, S: 61.441
YCbCr
Y: 165.927, Cb: 141.609, Cr: 125.799
YCoCg
Y: 178.750, Cg: -7.750, Co: 35.000
YDbDr
Y: 174.534, Db: 41.323, Dr: 6.727
YPbPr
Y: 173.232, Pb: 15.500, Pr: -1.426
xvYCC
Y: 164.776, Cb: 141.616, Cr: 126.747
YIQ
Y: 174.534, I: -9.959, Q: 9.645
YUV
Y: 174.534, U: 13.518, V: -3.100
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/6 ΔE = 3.268
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.737

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