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#afa8bd Hex Color Code

#afa8bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #afa8bd is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #afa8bd is comprised of 68.63% red, 65.88% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #afa8bd has a hue of 260° (degrees), 14% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 565.81 nm.

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#afa8bd linear gradient to complementary #b5bbaa

  1. #afa8bd
  2. #b0abba
  3. #b1aeb7
  4. #b2b2b4
  5. #b3b5b0
  6. #b4b8ad
  7. #b5bbaa

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8e889c
  2. #9992a7
  3. #a49db2
  4. #afa8bd
  5. #bab3c8
  6. #c5bed4
  7. #d1c9df

Tints and Shades

#afa8bd to white

  1. #afa8bd
  2. #bcb6c8
  3. #c9c4d3
  4. #d6d3de
  5. #e4e1e9
  6. #f1f0f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#afa8bd to black

  1. #afa8bd
  2. #8f8a9b
  3. #716d7a
  4. #54515a
  5. #39373d
  6. #1f1e21
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7445 UP
      #aeaabf
      ΔE = 1.049 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. 5295 U
      #b1afc3
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  2. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 300 70 10
      #ada7b9
      ΔE = 1.220 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. RAL 170-M
      #a7a8b9
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  3. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Italian Iris / 7144
      #b0a7b9
      ΔE = 1.347 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 5.139 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-42-4 Cameo Charm
      #b0a6be
      ΔE = 1.420 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #abaebf
      ΔE = 3.643 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6344
      #b4abbf
      ΔE = 1.455 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. ★ 6351
      #a9a5bc
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  6. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Ageratum 30RB 46/116
      #b4abbe
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. 4228 Fairy Dust 70BB 44/144
      #9fa8c2
      ΔE = 5.169 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  7. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Mystery
      #b3acbf
      ΔE = 1.609 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  8. Beckers

    1. ★ Malva 719 / S 2511-R65B
      #b4aabc
      ΔE = 1.771 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Vattenfall 781 / S 2908-B05G
      #a7a8ba
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  9. Berger

    1. ★ Italian iris / 7144
      #b0a4b9
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. ★ Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Italian iris / 7144
      #b0a4b9
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. ★ Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  11. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Hollywood Dream / NP N 1951 P
      #b0adc0
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Millenia / NP PB 1444 P
      #b3adc9
      ΔE = 3.199 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ 02/17
      #b0a4bc
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. 75 3 320 / Viola 15
      #b0a8c4
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Lap of Luxury
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Purpley Puff
      #9ea6b9
      ΔE = 5.056 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  14. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Italian Iris / 7144
      #afa3b9
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Reverie / 7051
      #b9b0cf
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  15. Glidden

    1. ★ Lavender Phlox
      #b1abc5
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 4.349 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  16. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 2-4 Lupin
      #a8a3ba
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. 44-19 Lavender Spray
      #a8a4b5
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  17. Brillux

    1. ★ 48.09.15
      #b4aec4
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. 48.12.15
      #b3abc7
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  18. Sto

    1. ★ 34113
      #b0a5b6
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. 34222
      #b1adba
      ΔE = 3.283 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  19. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Photogenic / 42B-4
      #b5aec1
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Silver Rose / 40A-3
      #a0a0b6
      ΔE = 4.140 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  20. KILZ

    1. Gentle Mauve / A881
      #b7a9bf
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. Silk Scarf / A871
      #beafca
      ΔE = 4.544 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  21. Benjamin Moore

    1. Central Mauve / 1412 / Heather Field / CC-970
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Crocus / 1404
      #b3abc9
      ΔE = 3.519 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  22. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Obi Lilac - 6556
      #b0a3b6
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Forever Lilac - 9067
      #afa5c7
      ΔE = 4.753 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  23. Kelly-Moore

    1. Luster Blue / KM3052-2
      #b2afc2
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. Lap of Luxury / KM3045-2
      #b4b0bb
      ΔE = 4.412 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  24. Focoltone

    1. 4043
      #b4afc6
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 4054
      #a39cb7
      ΔE = 4.867 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  25. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Rose Mauve 31-27
      #b8acbe
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Delicate Tint 30-25
      #afaebd
      ΔE = 3.204 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. Royal Proclamation / 1297
      #ada3be
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Violet Beauty / 1296
      #bdb4cb
      ΔE = 4.719 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  27. Tollens

    1. T2098-1
      #b4aac6
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 5.113 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  28. General Paint

    1. Harmony / CL 2474M
      #aaa0b6
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. Purpura / CL 2414M
      #a5aac5
      ΔE = 4.172 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  29. Ford

    1. Orchid Gray
      #b7a8ba
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Gray
      #adabb6
      ΔE = 3.851 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  30. Nerolac

    1. Muted Mauve - 4217
      #a4a2b9
      ΔE = 3.106 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Magical - 2312
      #bcaabe
      ΔE = 3.798 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  31. Taubmans

    1. Amherst Fog / T141-4
      #b9a9bc
      ΔE = 3.147 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Tina Ballerina / T10 37H-1
      #b1afbd
      ΔE = 3.515 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  32. Duron

    1. Ash Violet
      #ada0b4
      ΔE = 3.175 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 4.019 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  33. Levis

    1. Bon Vivant
      #a8aaba
      ΔE = 3.282 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. Shady Purple B30
      #b2afbb
      ΔE = 3.957 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  34. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R50B
      #a69fb5
      ΔE = 3.357 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R60B
      #9ca2ba
      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. 7360-31 Violet Ambiance
      #b8adbc
      ΔE = 3.364 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 7349-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 3.563 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  36. Dulux

    1. Lavender Blossom 2
      #b1a4c1
      ΔE = 3.372 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. 14RB 45/074
      #b2afbb
      ΔE = 3.957 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  37. Dutch Boy

    1. Darlington
      #bab0c3
      ΔE = 3.387 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Baby Violet
      #bfb4c5
      ΔE = 5.080 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  38. Sico

    1. 6048-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 3.563 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. 6174-41 The Face of Time
      #ada8b3
      ΔE = 3.650 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  39. Albany Paint

    1. Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 3.600 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  40. Resene

    1. Lola V77-015-313
      #b9acbb
      ΔE = 3.604 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Ashen Lavender V75-010-319
      #b1a9b1
      ΔE = 4.901 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  41. Valspar Paint

    1. Winter Amethyst
      #a79eb3
      ΔE = 3.627 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Dusky Lavender
      #b7a8c5
      ΔE = 3.660 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  42. Dulux Australia

    1. Soft Mauve / G83
      #afaebb
      ΔE = 3.682 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  43. TRUMATCH

    1. 40-e3
      #b6a5c1
      ΔE = 3.712 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. 37-e4
      #9fa6bf
      ΔE = 4.747 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  44. Auro

    1. Mrs Wilmott's Ghost
      #b1afbc
      ΔE = 3.756 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  45. Colortrend

    1. 1288
      #b9b2c4
      ΔE = 3.786 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. 1317
      #b3b2bc
      ΔE = 5.186 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  46. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 22 C 35 - Purple
      #b7a4b8
      ΔE = 3.790 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. BS381 797 - Light violet
      #b09db9
      ΔE = 5.115 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  47. Chrysler

    1. Light Arctic Gray
      #a8a4b0
      ΔE = 3.845 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Pearl Gray
      #aea4af
      ΔE = 4.248 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  48. Tikkurila

    1. 4893
      #a8abb9
      ΔE = 3.975 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. 4888
      #aea3ac
      ΔE = 5.235 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  49. Olympic

    1. Purple Essence B42-3
      #bdb2c6
      ΔE = 4.203 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Lavish Lavender C41-3
      #beafc1
      ΔE = 4.252 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  50. Little Greene

    1. Sea Heather
      #b4a1b4
      ΔE = 4.225 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  51. Graham & Brown

    1. Rapunzel's Lovely Lilac
      #b7a8c7
      ΔE = 4.226 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  52. Ralph Lauren

    1. Spring Violet / RLVM294
      #a99eae
      ΔE = 4.248 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  53. Loop

    1. Chicago / LP-354
      #abaab4
      ΔE = 4.273 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  54. Jedynka

    1. Pd 1075
      #afa3af
      ΔE = 4.278 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  55. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Lilac Time / PPG1168-4
      #a4abbf
      ΔE = 4.288 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Victorian Iris 442-4
      #bcb3c0
      ΔE = 5.074 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  56. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5184T Purple Heather
      #a6a3c2
      ΔE = 4.308 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 841
      #a8adbc
      ΔE = 4.376 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  57. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-41-3 Dynasty
      #abadb9
      ΔE = 4.327 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. 5-42-3 Grey Monday
      #b2b1bd
      ΔE = 4.492 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  58. Matthews Paint

    1. Gelee Blue Met. / 22078
      #a29faf
      ΔE = 4.354 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. Wilted Lilac / 5874
      #b1a3af
      ΔE = 4.598 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  59. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10466
      #aea5c6
      ΔE = 4.388 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 4.406 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  60. Wattyl

    1. Princess Satin / D65W
      #bab4ca
      ΔE = 4.402 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  61. Sikkens

    1. V3.10.66
      #b1b3ca
      ΔE = 4.433 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. U6.05.62
      #a6a9b4
      ΔE = 4.782 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  62. Peintures MF

    1. Splendeur violette
      #aba5c6
      ΔE = 4.447 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Monaco
      #a19baf
      ΔE = 4.990 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  63. Teknos

    1. PR340
      #aaa8b1
      ΔE = 4.544 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  64. Devoe Paint

    1. Ashley's Heather
      #a5a7c6
      ΔE = 4.572 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Night Magic / 03RB 42/220
      #b0a8ca
      ΔE = 4.685 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  65. Coronado Paint

    1. 7152 - Teresa's True Color
      #baafcd
      ΔE = 4.574 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. 8201 - Light Rosa
      #baa8b6
      ΔE = 4.730 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  66. Behr

    1. Wild Orchid FF47-2
      #aea6af
      ΔE = 4.614 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Bikerding PPKR-27
      #ada3c5
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  67. Bristol

    1. Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 4.758 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Timeless Lilac / P101-C4
      #b1b1bb
      ΔE = 5.075 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  68. Waverly

    1. Lavender / 60892E
      #a3a9c6
      ΔE = 4.799 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  69. ECOS Paints

    1. Petunia Trail (1253)
      #bab1cf
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Buffed Plum (1317)
      #b3b2bc
      ΔE = 5.186 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  70. Porter Paints

    1. Glistening Gray / 545-4
      #b1b2be
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Ash Grove / 542-4
      #bab3bf
      ΔE = 5.059 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  71. CIL

    1. Silhouette
      #a6a9b3
      ΔE = 5.064 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  72. Rodda Paint

    1. Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 5.139 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Teresa's True Color 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 5.226 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  73. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R70B
      #a4a3c4
      ΔE = 5.142 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. S 2010-R70B
      #b8b6c6
      ΔE = 5.190 / LRV ≈ 47.7%

#afa8bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#afa8bd foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #afa8bd">…</p>

#afa8bd background

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #afa8bd">…</p>

#afa8bd shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

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<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #afa8bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11511997
Binary
10101111, 10101000, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#afa8bd
LRV
≈ 40.8%
Closest short hex
#aab ΔE = 2.685
RGB
rgb(175, 168, 189)
RGBA
rgba(175, 168, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.329, g: 0.316, b: 0.355
RYB
red: 68.627%, yellow: 65.882%, blue: 74.118%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5265219 / 0xffafa8bd
HSL
hsl(260, 14%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(260, 14%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 260° (260.000), saturation: 11% (0.111), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 260.000, saturation: 11.111%, perceived brightness: 67.693%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 279.388, S: 20.145, L: 70.031
Cubehelix
H: -105.634, S: 0.155, L: 0.676
TSL
T: -3.800, S: 0.024, L: 0.676
CMYK
cyan: 7% (0.074), magenta: 11% (0.111), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 31% (0.314), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 40.865, Y: 40.793, Z: 53.855
xyY
x: 0.302, y: 0.301, Y: 40.793
CIELab
L: 70.031, a: 6.555, b: -9.839
CIELuv
L: 70.031, u: 2.632, v: -15.921
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.031, C: 11.823, H: 303.671
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.031, C: 16.137, H: 279.388
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.870, a: 2.437, b: -5.285
CIECAM02
J: 61.456, C: 14.212, h: 290.576, Q: 154.452, M: 12.428, s: 28.366, H: 328.307
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.136, jaune: -1.849, green: -0.487
LMS
L: 38.725, M: 40.822, S: 53.639
YCbCr
Y: 164.169, Cb: 136.183, Cr: 129.582
YCoCg
Y: 175.000, Cg: -7.000, Co: 40.250
YDbDr
Y: 172.487, Db: 24.843, Dr: -4.774
YPbPr
Y: 171.003, Pb: 9.695, Pr: 2.534
xvYCC
Y: 162.861, Cb: 136.516, Cr: 130.226
YIQ
Y: 172.487, I: -2.577, Q: 8.014
YUV
Y: 172.487, U: 8.128, V: 2.205
Munsell Color System
5P 7/4 ΔE = 3.282
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 11.236

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