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Porter Paints French Lilac / 146-4 / #adb9e3 Hex Color Code

#adb9e3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #adb9e3 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #adb9e3 is comprised of 67.84% red, 72.55% green and 89.02% blue. In the HSL color space #adb9e3 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 49% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.37 nm.

Color Variations

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#adb9e3 linear gradient to complementary #d7d4b9

  1. #adb9e3
  2. #b5bddc
  3. #bdc2d5
  4. #c4c6ce
  5. #cbcbc7
  6. #d1cfc0
  7. #d7d4b9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8996be
  2. #95a1ca
  3. #a1add7
  4. #adb9e3
  5. #b9c5f0
  6. #c5d1fc
  7. #d2deff

Tones

  1. #adb9e3
  2. #b2bbdf
  3. #b7beda
  4. #bbc0d6
  5. #c0c3d1
  6. #c4c5cd
  7. #c8c8c8

Tints and Shades

#adb9e3 to white

  1. #adb9e3
  2. #bbc4e8
  3. #c9d0ec
  4. #d6dbf1
  5. #e4e7f6
  6. #f1f3fa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#adb9e3 to black

  1. #adb9e3
  2. #8e97b9
  3. #707791
  4. #53586b
  5. #383b47
  6. #1f2126
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 1.581 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. ★ Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2205
      #b0b8dc
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 43/06
      #a8c0e8
      ΔE = 3.482 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Canterbury Bells / T12 38.D2
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 3.211 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 658
      #abbade
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 2120 U
      #b4c5eb
      ΔE = 4.333 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
  5. Nerolac

    1. ★ Burple - 2347
      #a8b3de
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Sweet Lavender - 2340
      #aab1db
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  6. Dutch Boy

    1. I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 3.469 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  7. Colortrend

    1. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. 0603
      #acc1e5
      ΔE = 3.783 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 3.320 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 34-e1
      #9cb7db
      ΔE = 4.781 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  10. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purpleicious / 39D-2
      #b8bbe6
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Happy Hippo / KIDCC-19
      #a5adcd
      ΔE = 5.159 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  11. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 5.096 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  12. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  13. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Larkspur Bud / 1186
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
    2. Sky High / 989
      #a7c2eb
      ΔE = 4.242 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Freesia / 1432
      #a8b2cd
      ΔE = 4.958 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  15. Coronado Paint

    1. 7217 - Berry Blush
      #b2bfe1
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. 7209 - Peak Of Perfection
      #b8c0e2
      ΔE = 3.417 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  16. General Paint

    1. Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Adventure / CL 2433W
      #bbc1dc
      ΔE = 5.007 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  17. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Times / NP PB 1496 P
      #a3b7dc
      ΔE = 3.029 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Ash Purple / NP PB 1494 P
      #b2bdd9
      ΔE = 4.007 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  18. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 3.118 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 3.425 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  19. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Twitlight Chimes 28-4
      #a6bce1
      ΔE = 3.126 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Violetta 29-6
      #bfb8db
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  20. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-3 Glissade
      #b4bcdb
      ΔE = 3.152 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. 1-38-3 Panache
      #a4b6d8
      ΔE = 3.468 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  21. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R70B
      #a4bcef
      ΔE = 3.192 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 4.195 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  22. Bristol

    1. Canterbury Bells / P106-C3
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 3.211 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Eye Shadow / P106-C4
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  23. KILZ

    1. Periwinkle Bloom / B812
      #b3bad8
      ΔE = 3.275 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. Gentle Spirit / B822
      #b9bbd5
      ΔE = 4.713 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  24. Olympic

    1. Purple Passion A45-3
      #b5bddc
      ΔE = 3.295 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Vivacious Violet A46-3
      #a6bee0
      ΔE = 4.266 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  25. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 3.310 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Clear Purple A50
      #97b1da
      ΔE = 5.125 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  26. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 3.320 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Velvet Morning 247-4
      #99aed6
      ΔE = 5.248 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  27. Duron

    1. Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 3.453 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 3.906 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  28. Berger

    1. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 3.463 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Peak of Perfection / 7209
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 4.447 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  29. Scib Paints

    1. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 3.463 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Scuba Blue / 7273
      #a7bdde
      ΔE = 4.056 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  30. Vista Paint

    1. Berry Blush
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 3.463 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Peak of Perfection
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 4.447 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  31. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 3.469 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  32. CIL

    1. Roslyn's Blue
      #acbddd
      ΔE = 3.480 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. Lilac Bouquet
      #bfbbda
      ΔE = 4.944 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  33. Tollens

    1. T2008-1
      #abb9d7
      ΔE = 3.558 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. T2097-1
      #bebfde
      ΔE = 4.557 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  34. Crown Paint

    1. Lupin
      #a0b8de
      ΔE = 3.588 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 3.816 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 4.988 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  36. Laura Ashley

    1. 47-22 Story Book
      #abbad7
      ΔE = 3.934 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  37. Plascon

    1. Desert Water B5-B2-2
      #a8bcf4
      ΔE = 3.937 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. Dreamcatcher B4-B2-2
      #98bce8
      ΔE = 5.240 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  38. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sail into the Horizon / 0595
      #a9bddd
      ΔE = 3.943 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. Babbling Creek / 0588
      #abbbd4
      ΔE = 5.207 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  39. Resene

    1. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 4.021 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 5.116 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  40. Sikkens

    1. U0.20.70
      #a1b9dc
      ΔE = 4.083 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. U0.15.69
      #acc0de
      ΔE = 4.730 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  41. Disney

    1. 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 4.096 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 4.981 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  42. Valspar Paint

    1. Sassy Violet
      #acaed5
      ΔE = 4.195 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. Blue Galaxy
      #b2c0db
      ΔE = 4.817 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  43. Behr

    1. Rhapsody Lilac 620A-3
      #bac0de
      ΔE = 4.236 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
    2. Anemone 590B-4
      #98afd8
      ΔE = 5.169 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  44. ICI Paints

    1. Roslyn's Blue 49BB 51/186
      #a4b9d8
      ΔE = 4.430 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 4.543 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  45. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6016
      #abc2e5
      ΔE = 4.430 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
    2. 6064
      #9fb4d3
      ΔE = 5.130 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  46. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #adb0cf
      ΔE = 4.487 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 2-39-3 Light Grape
      #b8c3e2
      ΔE = 4.545 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
  47. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 3 / Sugared Lilac / 02RB 53/171
      #bdbbda
      ΔE = 4.491 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. 49BB 51/186
      #aabedc
      ΔE = 4.523 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  48. GM / General Motors

    1. Firemist Blue
      #abb9d3
      ΔE = 4.704 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  49. California Paints

    1. DE 5912 - Glimmer
      #b7bdd6
      ΔE = 4.791 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. DE 5926 - Madder Blue
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 5.237 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  50. RAL

    1. RAL 570-3
      #adaddd
      ΔE = 4.939 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. RAL 280 70 25
      #9bacd8
      ΔE = 5.194 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  51. Asian Paints

    1. Clear Morning / 9144
      #9fadd2
      ΔE = 4.940 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Blue Charm / 7248
      #98aeda
      ΔE = 5.156 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  52. Brillux

    1. 57.18.15
      #96b2df
      ΔE = 4.958 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 57.15.15
      #99afd7
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  53. Glidden

    1. Blue Stemware / 30BB 55/152
      #b4c3e0
      ΔE = 4.992 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
    2. Valor / PPG1244-3
      #a3bcdb
      ΔE = 5.119 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  54. Peintures MF

    1. CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  55. Rodda Paint

    1. Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 5.096 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Berry Blush 7217
      #b8c6e6
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  56. Homebase

    1. Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 5.134 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  57. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 5.134 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  58. Devoe Paint

    1. Roslyn's Blue / 49BB 51/186
      #aebdd6
      ΔE = 5.136 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  59. Tikkurila

    1. X351
      #a8c1e1
      ΔE = 5.184 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 5.237 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  60. Beckers

    1. Hav 760 / S 2014-R91B
      #b3afd0
      ΔE = 5.196 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  61. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7191P Faded Violet
      #b5bfd7
      ΔE = 5.237 / LRV ≈ 52.0%

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#adb9e3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#adb9e3 foreground

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="color: #adb9e3">…</p>

#adb9e3 background

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #adb9e3">…</p>

#adb9e3 shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #adb9e3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11385315
Binary
10101101, 10111001, 11100011
Hexadecimal
#adb9e3
LRV
≈ 49.1%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 2.312
RGB
rgb(173, 185, 227)
RGBA
rgba(173, 185, 227, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.296, g: 0.316, b: 0.388
RYB
red: 67.843%, yellow: 71.693%, blue: 89.020%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5391901 / 0xffadb9e3
HSL
hsl(227, 49%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 49%, 78%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.667), saturation: 24% (0.238), value: 89% (0.890)
HSP
hue: 226.667, saturation: 23.789%, perceived brightness: 73.275%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.739, S: 57.980, L: 75.530
Cubehelix
H: -135.016, S: 0.427, L: 0.729
TSL
T: -2.388, S: 0.055, L: 0.730
CMYK
cyan: 24% (0.238), magenta: 19% (0.185), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.110)
CMY
cyan: 32% (0.322), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 11% (0.110)
XYZ
X: 48.444, Y: 49.127, Z: 79.588
xyY
x: 0.273, y: 0.277, Y: 49.127
CIELab
L: 75.530, a: 4.869, b: -22.350
CIELuv
L: 75.530, u: -8.470, v: -35.941
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.530, C: 22.874, H: 282.291
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.530, C: 36.926, H: 256.739
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.091, a: 0.714, b: -18.261
CIECAM02
J: 67.546, C: 28.489, h: 264.241, Q: 161.923, M: 24.913, s: 39.225, H: 313.318
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.184, jaune: -3.944, green: 0.393
LMS
L: 43.680, M: 49.793, S: 79.081
YCbCr
Y: 175.947, Cb: 148.214, Cr: 119.750
YCoCg
Y: 192.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: 29.750
YDbDr
Y: 186.200, Db: 61.386, Dr: 25.110
YPbPr
Y: 185.468, Pb: 22.380, Pr: -7.932
xvYCC
Y: 175.284, Cb: 147.659, Cr: 121.032
YIQ
Y: 186.200, I: -20.642, Q: 10.530
YUV
Y: 186.200, U: 20.079, V: -11.580
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 2.274
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.707

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