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Pastel blue / #aec6cf Hex Color Code

#aec6cf Paint ChipThe color pastel blue with hexadecimal color code #aec6cf is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #aec6cf is comprised of 68.24% red, 77.65% green and 81.18% blue. In the HSL color space #aec6cf has a hue of 196° (degrees), 26% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.71 nm.

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#aec6cf linear gradient to complementary #cfb8ae

  1. #aec6cf
  2. #b4c4c9
  3. #bac1c4
  4. #c0bfbe
  5. #c5bdb9
  6. #cabab3
  7. #cfb8ae

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #89a1a9
  2. #95adb6
  3. #a2b9c2
  4. #aec6cf
  5. #bbd3dc
  6. #c7e0e9
  7. #d4edf6

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#aec6cf to White

  1. #aec6cf
  2. #bbcfd7
  3. #c9d9df
  4. #d6e2e7
  5. #e4ecef
  6. #f1f5f7
  7. #ffffff

#aec6cf to Black

  1. #aec6cf
  2. #8fa2a9
  3. #707f85
  4. #545e62
  5. #393f41
  6. #1f2223
  7. #000000

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  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Stencil Blue 70BG 58/103
      #aec8d1
      ΔE = 0.771
    2. ★ Palo Alto 50BG 59/094
      #b1cad0
      ΔE = 1.955
  2. Tollens

    1. ★ Fleur Bleue
      #b0c8d0
      ΔE = 0.835
    2. T2146-3
      #adc1ce
      ΔE = 2.717
  3. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Blue Danube / 90BG 56/125
      #b2c8d0
      ΔE = 1.023
    2. Finnish Blue / 10BB 57/115
      #b8c8d1
      ΔE = 2.446
  4. Sto

    1. ★ 35335
      #b0c4cc
      ΔE = 1.106
    2. ★ 35223
      #b2c6d2
      ΔE = 1.940
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Thar She Blows / T10 45G-2
      #acc6cd
      ΔE = 1.163
    2. ★ Jindabyne / T12 43.D6
      #aac1c8
      ΔE = 2.006
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ S0.10.70
      #aec4cf
      ΔE = 1.271
    2. ★ S2.10.71
      #abc3d0
      ΔE = 2.051
  7. Duron

    1. ★ Rain
      #afc3cc
      ΔE = 1.304
    2. ★ Languid Blue
      #afc3ce
      ΔE = 1.720
  8. Ford

    1. ★ Wedgewood Blue
      #acc7ce
      ΔE = 1.321
    2. Pastel Blue
      #a9cbd7
      ΔE = 2.750
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Sonic Blue
      #aec6d2
      ΔE = 1.352
    2. ★ Dresden Blue
      #a8c7d3
      ΔE = 1.896
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1515-B
      #abc6d2
      ΔE = 1.366
  11. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Porch Ceiling Blue C26
      #b0c9d0
      ΔE = 1.396
    2. ★ Forget-me-not C27
      #b1cbd6
      ΔE = 1.946
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cotesworth Blue Chs-28
      #acc2cb
      ΔE = 1.408
    2. Vernal Falls 352-3
      #aecbd8
      ΔE = 2.456
  13. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Gift of the Sea / KM3180-1
      #acc9d3
      ΔE = 1.429
    2. ★ Exotic Port / KM3164-1
      #acc2ca
      ΔE = 1.462
  14. Audi

    1. ★ Speed Blue Metallic / LB5Q, V8V8
      #aac5d1
      ΔE = 1.447
  15. Brillux

    1. ★ 66.06.12
      #b4c7ce
      ΔE = 1.513
    2. ★ 69.09.12
      #b2cad1
      ΔE = 1.670
  16. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 2241P Blue Dawn
      #aecad4
      ΔE = 1.548
    2. ★ 2242P Moonless
      #b6c9d0
      ΔE = 1.942
  17. Glidden

    1. ★ Sweet Baby Boy
      #b3c7cd
      ΔE = 1.592
  18. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Stream - 6499
      #b0cad5
      ΔE = 1.635
    2. Take Five - 6513
      #b6c8d4
      ΔE = 2.622
  19. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Felicity / 453-3
      #b4c9d3
      ΔE = 1.649
    2. ★ Twinkle / 551-4
      #adc6d3
      ΔE = 1.743
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Port / 7385
      #abc5cb
      ΔE = 1.681
    2. Oh Boy! / 7370
      #aacbd7
      ΔE = 2.604
  21. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Port 7385
      #abc5cb
      ΔE = 1.681
    2. Oh Boy! 7370
      #aacbd7
      ΔE = 2.604
  22. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Airway 24-5
      #adc9d0
      ΔE = 1.685
  23. AMC

    1. ★ Sonata Blue
      #abc9d4
      ΔE = 1.689
  24. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Tropical Wave / 9235
      #b2c9cf
      ΔE = 1.719
    2. ★ Water'S Edge / 8274
      #b6c7d0
      ΔE = 2.003
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8274 - Skys The Limit
      #b1c3ca
      ΔE = 1.723
  26. Colortrend

    1. ★ Loire Valley
      #b1cbd4
      ΔE = 1.744
    2. ★ 0630
      #b6c7d0
      ΔE = 2.003
  27. Dulux

    1. ★ Winter Teal 4
      #b5c9d0
      ΔE = 1.765
    2. ★ Pebble Drift 4
      #b7c9d2
      ΔE = 2.159
  28. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15526
      #b4c5cc
      ΔE = 1.789
    2. Federal Standard 25526
      #b7c6cd
      ΔE = 2.338
  29. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Fordingbridge
      #b5cad3
      ΔE = 1.824
    2. Powder Blue
      #b8c6cf
      ΔE = 2.718
  30. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 6-11 Pale Delphinium
      #aec8d5
      ΔE = 1.858
    2. 1309 Powder Blue 3
      #a4c2ca
      ΔE = 2.512
  31. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Metropolitan
      #b4cbd4
      ΔE = 1.895
    2. Miss Liberty
      #adccd4
      ΔE = 2.514
  32. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4898
      #b2c3ca
      ΔE = 1.901
    2. ★ H436
      #b2cad6
      ΔE = 2.033
  33. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7319-31 Icy Pass
      #adc5ca
      ΔE = 1.906
    2. 7326-31 Silky Blue
      #b1c4d2
      ΔE = 2.885
  34. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 551
      #a6c2cc
      ΔE = 1.965
  35. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2010-B
      #b5c9cf
      ΔE = 1.969
    2. Cool Blue / FS089
      #b6c9d4
      ΔE = 2.306
  36. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Star Mist / 0630
      #b6c7d0
      ΔE = 2.003
  37. Berger

    1. ★ Sky's the Limit / 8274
      #b6c7d0
      ΔE = 2.003
    2. ★ Exotic Part / 7385
      #a7c0c9
      ΔE = 2.265
  38. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Sky's the Limit / 8274
      #b6c7d0
      ΔE = 2.003
    2. Gift of the Sea / 7417
      #a2c5d0
      ΔE = 2.807
  39. Beckers

    1. ★ Kyla 741 / S 3010-R80B
      #b4c4cc
      ΔE = 2.006
  40. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Lugano
      #b4ccd5
      ΔE = 2.169
    2. Providence
      #a8c7d5
      ΔE = 2.440
  41. Jotun

    1. ★ 4117 / Stadt
      #b0c1c9
      ΔE = 2.201
  42. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Bay Marina / 1655
      #afccd5
      ΔE = 2.206
    2. Blue Heather / 1620
      #b2c0c8
      ΔE = 2.939
  43. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ High Noon
      #aac4c9
      ΔE = 2.244
    2. Oatlands Dainty Blue
      #b0c3d1
      ΔE = 2.940
  44. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Port
      #a7c0c9
      ΔE = 2.265
    2. Gift of the Sea
      #a2c5d0
      ΔE = 2.807
  45. Craig & Rose

    1. ★ Russian Blue
      #b6cbd5
      ΔE = 2.269
    2. Windsor
      #a5c7d0
      ΔE = 2.459
  46. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10695
      #aec3d0
      ΔE = 2.277
    2. ★ CF10691
      #afccd4
      ΔE = 2.293
  47. Focoltone

    1. 1010
      #b6c6d0
      ΔE = 2.329
    2. 1024
      #adc2cf
      ΔE = 2.427
  48. California Paints

    1. DE 5772 - Skies the Limit
      #adc5c9
      ΔE = 2.369
  49. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Blue Spruce / 1050
      #adc5c9
      ΔE = 2.369
  50. CIL

    1. Shadow of Doubt
      #b6c7d2
      ΔE = 2.419
    2. Mild Wind
      #b9c7cd
      ΔE = 2.772
  51. Behr

    1. 540E-2 Cloudy Day
      #b8cad0
      ΔE = 2.522
    2. Ocean Sky PPOC-39
      #b3cbd9
      ΔE = 2.949
  52. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28011
      #b2cbd8
      ΔE = 2.530
    2. Model Master 2728
      #b3cbd8
      ΔE = 2.615
  53. Earthpaint

    1. 3-34-3 Mazarine Blue
      #a6c8d0
      ΔE = 2.584
    2. 4-33-2 Breaker
      #b7cace
      ΔE = 2.884
  54. Humbrol

    1. 27003 Polished Steel
      #afc0ca
      ΔE = 2.596
  55. Caparol

    1. 31S 4 / Kobaltblau 31S 4
      #acccd8
      ΔE = 2.686
    2. Tibet 15
      #a4c0c8
      ΔE = 2.755
  56. Dupont

    1. CAS922
      #afccd9
      ΔE = 2.700
    2. CAS906
      #aacbd2
      ΔE = 2.814
  57. Chrysler

    1. Satin Gray
      #b9ccd4
      ΔE = 2.784
  58. Marston & Langinger

    1. Pebble
      #b4c4d0
      ΔE = 2.791
  59. Dulux Australia

    1. Airborne / A336
      #a2c4d0
      ΔE = 2.804
    2. Pre School / A372
      #b5c3cd
      ΔE = 2.817
  60. 1829

    1. Swedish Blue
      #aec1c5
      ΔE = 2.846
  61. Olympic

    1. Somber Sky D52-3
      #adbfca
      ΔE = 2.885
    2. Souvenir C54-2
      #a6c3d2
      ΔE = 2.930
  62. Sico

    1. 6169-31 Northern Wash
      #b1c3c6
      ΔE = 2.963

#aec6cf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#aec6cf foreground

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

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#aec6cf background

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Michelangelo
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#aec6cf shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11454159
Binary
10101110, 11000110, 11001111
Hexadecimal
#aec6cf
Closest short hex
#acd ΔE = 3.710
RGB
rgb(174, 198, 207)
RGBA
rgba(174, 198, 207, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.301, g: 0.342, b: 0.358
RYB
red: 68.235%, yellow: 73.684%, blue: 81.176%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5323057 / 0xffaec6cf
HSL
hsl(196, 26%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(196, 26%%, 75%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 196° (196.364), saturation: 16% (0.159), value: 81% (0.812)
HSP
hue: 196.364, saturation: 15.942, perceived brightness: 75.382
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 217.305, S: 23.110, L: 78.398
Cubehelix
H: -170.452, S: 0.255, L: 0.752
TSL
T: -1.813, S: 0.046, L: 0.752
CMYK
cyan: 16 (0.159), magenta: 4 (0.043), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 19 (0.188)
CMY
cyan: 32 (0.318), magenta: 22 (0.224), yellow: 19 (0.188)
XYZ
X: 48.909, Y: 53.891, Z: 66.844
xyY
x: 0.288, y: 0.318, Y: 53.891
CIELab
L: 78.398, a: -6.217, b: -7.225
CIELuv
L: 78.398, u: -13.140, v: -10.012
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 78.398, C: 9.532, H: 229.289
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 78.398, C: 16.520, H: 217.305
Hunter-Lab
L: 73.410, a: -9.543, b: -2.600
CIECAM02
J: 70.886, C: 16.489, h: 221.099, Q: 165.879, M: 14.419, s: 29.483, H: 280.589
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.102, jaune: -1.297, green: 1.523
LMS
L: 48.137, M: 57.475, S: 66.614
YCbCr
Y: 180.796, Cb: 135.503, Cr: 116.825
YCgCo
Y: 194.250, Cg: 3.750, Co: 35.250
YDbDr
Y: 191.850, Db: 22.797, Dr: 33.945
YPbPr
Y: 193.536, Pb: 7.260, Pr: -12.414
xvYCC
Y: 182.213, Cb: 134.377, Cr: 117.095
YIQ
Y: 191.850, I: -17.189, Q: -2.275
YUV
Y: 191.850, U: 7.457, V: -15.660
Munsell Color System
10B 8/2 ΔE = 4.352
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 8.783

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