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#adb8e1 Hex Color Code

#adb8e1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #adb8e1 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #adb8e1 is comprised of 67.84% red, 72.16% green and 88.24% blue. In the HSL color space #adb8e1 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 46% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.07 nm.

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#adb8e1 linear gradient to complementary #d6d3b8

  1. #adb8e1
  2. #b5bcda
  3. #bcc1d4
  4. #c3c5cd
  5. #cacac6
  6. #d0cebf
  7. #d6d3b8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8a95bc
  2. #95a0c8
  3. #a1acd5
  4. #adb8e1
  5. #b9c4ed
  6. #c5d0fa
  7. #d2dcff

Tones

  1. #adb8e1
  2. #b2badd
  3. #b6bdd8
  4. #bbbfd4
  5. #bfc2d0
  6. #c3c4cb
  7. #c7c7c7

Tints and Shades

#adb8e1 to white

  1. #adb8e1
  2. #bbc3e6
  3. #c9cfeb
  4. #d6dbf0
  5. #e4e7f5
  6. #f1f3fa
  7. #ffffff

#adb8e1 to black

  1. #adb8e1
  2. #8e97b8
  3. #707790
  4. #53586a
  5. #383b46
  6. #1f2026
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 0.456 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. ★ Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 0.456 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. ★ Lilac Sachet 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 0.815 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 0.821 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  5. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 1.452 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Purple Times / NP PB 1496 P
      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Bridesmaid Dress / T12 37.E3
      #aeb1d8
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 1.458 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Prince Charming / KM3101-2
      #a6bce3
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 1.671 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 658
      #abbade
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 2717
      #abbde3
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 6 270 / Aquarell 45
      #b0b4dc
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. ★ 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  11. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  12. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  13. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 35-e
      #a3b7de
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  15. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. Ticklish
      #afbada
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  17. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  18. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  19. Sikkens

    1. V0.15.65
      #adb4d4
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  20. General Paint

    1. Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  21. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 46.8%

#adb8e1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#adb8e1 foreground

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #adb8e1">…</p>

#adb8e1 background

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #adb8e1">…</p>

#adb8e1 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #adb8e1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11385057
Binary
10101101, 10111000, 11100001
Hexadecimal
#adb8e1
LRV
≈ 48.6%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 2.676
RGB
rgb(173, 184, 225)
RGBA
rgba(173, 184, 225, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.297, g: 0.316, b: 0.387
RYB
red: 0.678%, yellow: 0.714%, blue: 0.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5392159 / 0xffadb8e1
HSL
hsl(227, 46%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 46%%, 78%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.308), saturation: 23% (0.231), value: 88% (0.882)
HSP
hue: 227.308, saturation: 23.111%, perceived brightness: 72.939%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.215, S: 55.597, L: 75.202
Cubehelix
H: -134.372, S: 0.411, L: 0.726
TSL
T: -2.415, S: 0.054, L: 0.727
CMYK
cyan: 23% (0.231), magenta: 18% (0.182), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.118)
CMY
cyan: 32% (0.322), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 12% (0.118)
XYZ
X: 47.961, Y: 48.600, Z: 78.073
xyY
x: 0.275, y: 0.278, Y: 48.600
CIELab
L: 75.202, a: 4.953, b: -21.765
CIELuv
L: 75.202, u: -7.936, v: -34.972
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.202, C: 22.322, H: 282.819
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.202, C: 35.861, H: 257.215
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.714, a: 0.803, b: -17.600
CIECAM02
J: 67.172, C: 27.810, h: 264.890, Q: 161.474, M: 24.319, s: 38.808, H: 313.664
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.182, jaune: -3.845, green: 0.347
LMS
L: 43.346, M: 49.230, S: 77.582
YCbCr
Y: 175.247, Cb: 147.627, Cr: 120.260
YCgCo
Y: 191.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: 30.250
YDbDr
Y: 185.385, Db: 59.603, Dr: 23.560
YPbPr
Y: 184.609, Pb: 21.765, Pr: -7.386
xvYCC
Y: 174.547, Cb: 147.119, Cr: 121.512
YIQ
Y: 185.385, I: -19.725, Q: 10.431
YUV
Y: 185.385, U: 19.496, V: -10.865
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 2.076
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.750

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