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#afa9c8 Hex Color Code

#afa9c8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #afa9c8 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #afa9c8 is comprised of 68.63% red, 66.27% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #afa9c8 has a hue of 252° (degrees), 22% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 447.21 nm.

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#afa9c8 linear gradient to complementary #bfc4ad

  1. #afa9c8
  2. #b2adc4
  3. #b5b2bf
  4. #b8b6bb
  5. #babbb6
  6. #bdbfb2
  7. #bfc4ad

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8e88a6
  2. #9993b1
  3. #a49ebd
  4. #afa9c8
  5. #bab4d3
  6. #c6bfdf
  7. #d1cbeb

Tints and Shades

#afa9c8 to white

  1. #afa9c8
  2. #bcb7d1
  3. #c9c5da
  4. #d7d3e3
  5. #e4e2ec
  6. #f1f0f6
  7. #ffffff

#afa9c8 to black

  1. #afa9c8
  2. #8f8ba3
  3. #716d80
  4. #54515f
  5. #393740
  6. #1f1f22
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7445 UP
      #b0a8c7
      ΔE = 0.602 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. ★ P 102-9 U
      #b1adc9
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  2. Beckers

    1. ★ Isglass 738 / 2215-R86B
      #afa9ca
      ΔE = 0.622 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. ★ Hav 760 / S 2014-R91B
      #b3afd0
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  3. General Paint

    1. ★ Effervescent / CL 2454M
      #ada7c8
      ΔE = 0.931 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Frivolous / CL 2444M
      #a6a6c8
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  4. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Night Magic / 03RB 42/220
      #b0a8ca
      ΔE = 1.070 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Ashley's Heather
      #a5a7c6
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  5. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Crocus / 1404
      #b3abc9
      ΔE = 1.095 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Enchanted / 2070-50
      #b0b0cc
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 3 320 / Viola 15
      #b0a8c4
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. ★ 01/17
      #b4a8c8
      ΔE = 1.694 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  7. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Purple Lilac / 41C-4
      #afaccc
      ΔE = 1.273 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. First Dance / 40C-5
      #aba9d1
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 48.12.15
      #b3abc7
      ΔE = 1.394 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 45.12.15
      #b9aac8
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  9. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1603 Lilac 3
      #b2adcb
      ΔE = 1.437 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  10. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Splendeur violette
      #aba5c6
      ΔE = 1.566 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Annapolis
      #afaad2
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10466
      #aea5c6
      ΔE = 1.572 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. CF10711
      #aca9c0
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  12. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  13. Tollens

    1. ★ T2098-1
      #b4aac6
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. T2097-2
      #aba8cf
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  14. Glidden

    1. ★ Lavender Phlox
      #b1abc5
      ΔE = 1.671 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  15. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Millenia / NP PB 1444 P
      #b3adc9
      ΔE = 1.687 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. Faded Memories / NP PB 1473 P
      #aeaec6
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  16. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS675
      #afa7cb
      ΔE = 1.689 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  17. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Forever Lilac - 9067
      #afa5c7
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sweet Violet
      #a8a5c4
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Dusky Lavender
      #b7a8c5
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6303
      #b4afcb
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 6304
      #b2a4c2
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  20. Behr

    1. Bikerding PPKR-27
      #ada3c5
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. 630B-4 Freesia Purple
      #aeabd2
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  21. Dulux

    1. Lavender Blossom 2
      #b1a4c1
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. 03RB 42/220
      #aca9d0
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  22. Graham & Brown

    1. Rapunzel's Lovely Lilac
      #b7a8c7
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  23. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5184T Purple Heather
      #a6a3c2
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  24. Diamond Vogel

    1. Royal Proclamation / 1297
      #ada3be
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  25. Colortrend

    1. 1297
      #ada3be
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  26. ICI Paints

    1. 4250 Precocious Purple 90BB 46/132
      #aaabc4
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  27. Earthpaint

    1. 3-42-4 Cameo Charm
      #b0a6be
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  28. Kelly-Moore

    1. Gateway to Paradise / KM3037-2
      #aea5cc
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Lined with Lilacs / KM3060-2
      #b3b1d0
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  29. Sikkens

    1. W0.15.65
      #b0a9d1
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  30. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R50B
      #b8a8c8
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  31. CIL

    1. Night Magic
      #ada9d1
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  32. KILZ

    1. Ginger Lily / A852
      #b5add3
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  33. Disney

    1. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  34. Taubmans

    1. New Hope / T58-4
      #adaec7
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  35. Coronado Paint

    1. 7152 - Teresa's True Color
      #baafcd
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  36. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R70B
      #a4a3c4
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 38.1%

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#afa9c8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#afa9c8 foreground

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="color: #afa9c8">…</p>

#afa9c8 background

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #afa9c8">…</p>

#afa9c8 shadow

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #afa9c8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11512264
Binary
10101111, 10101001, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#afa9c8
LRV
≈ 41.7%
Closest short hex
#aac ΔE = 1.863
RGB
rgb(175, 169, 200)
RGBA
rgba(175, 169, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.322, g: 0.311, b: 0.368
RYB
red: 0.686%, yellow: 0.663%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5264952 / 0xffafa9c8
HSL
hsl(252, 22%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(252, 22%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 252° (251.613), saturation: 16% (0.155), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 251.613, saturation: 15.500%, perceived brightness: 68.467%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 273.287, S: 31.681, L: 70.636
Cubehelix
H: -113.312, S: 0.238, L: 0.683
TSL
T: -3.440, S: 0.034, L: 0.684
CMYK
cyan: 12% (0.125), magenta: 16% (0.155), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 31% (0.314), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 42.290, Y: 41.660, Z: 60.446
xyY
x: 0.293, y: 0.289, Y: 41.660
CIELab
L: 70.636, a: 8.284, b: -15.001
CIELuv
L: 70.636, u: 1.396, v: -24.302
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.636, C: 17.137, H: 298.907
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.636, C: 24.342, H: 273.287
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.544, a: 4.003, b: -10.344
CIECAM02
J: 62.120, C: 20.035, h: 285.043, Q: 155.284, M: 17.520, s: 33.590, H: 324.986
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.161, jaune: -2.735, green: -0.560
LMS
L: 39.071, M: 41.331, S: 60.136
YCbCr
Y: 165.751, Cb: 140.721, Cr: 128.433
YCgCo
Y: 178.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 37.500
YDbDr
Y: 174.328, Db: 38.623, Dr: -1.271
YPbPr
Y: 172.510, Pb: 14.810, Pr: 1.574
xvYCC
Y: 164.156, Cb: 141.010, Cr: 129.383
YIQ
Y: 174.328, I: -6.385, Q: 10.914
YUV
Y: 174.328, U: 12.635, V: 0.590
Munsell Color System
5P 7/6 ΔE = 3.466
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.058

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