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#afb4e7 Hex Color Code

#afb4e7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #afb4e7 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #afb4e7 is comprised of 68.63% red, 70.59% green and 90.59% blue. In the HSL color space #afb4e7 has a hue of 235° (degrees), 54% saturation and 80% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.78 nm.

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  1. blue magpie
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  3. Close up of parents hands touching pregnant belly

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#afb4e7 linear gradient to complementary #d8d9bd

  1. #afb4e7
  2. #b7bae0
  3. #bec0d9
  4. #c5c6d2
  5. #cccccb
  6. #d2d3c4
  7. #d8d9bd

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8c91c2
  2. #979dce
  3. #a3a8db
  4. #afb4e7
  5. #bbc0f3
  6. #c7ccff
  7. #d3d8ff

Tones

  1. #afb4e7
  2. #b4b8e2
  3. #b9bcde
  4. #bebfd9
  5. #c2c3d4
  6. #c7c7d0
  7. #cbcbcb

Tints and Shades

#afb4e7 to white

  1. #afb4e7
  2. #bdc0eb
  3. #caccef
  4. #d7d9f3
  5. #e5e5f7
  6. #f2f2fb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#afb4e7 to black

  1. #afb4e7
  2. #9093bc
  3. #717493
  4. #54566d
  5. #393a48
  6. #202026
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 0.445 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. S 1030-R80B
      #a0b9ea
      ΔE = 4.612 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2113 U
      #a7b2e7
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. 2716 U
      #a1afe9
      ΔE = 3.262 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  3. ProMarker

    1. ★ Bluebell
      #acafe4
      ΔE = 1.788 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 1.946 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R70B
      #a4bcef
      ΔE = 4.517 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  5. Duron

    1. ★ Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 1.946 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 3.059 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  6. Matthews Paint

    1. Pastel Smalt Blue / 11589
      #a7b7ec
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  7. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  8. Resene

    1. Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 3.885 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  9. RAL

    1. RAL 570-3
      #adaddd
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  10. Caparol

    1. 43/02
      #b8b8f0
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 3.369 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  11. Nerolac

    1. Sweet Lavender - 2340
      #aab1db
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Peaceful Night - 2361
      #a4b3da
      ΔE = 4.403 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  12. Kelly-Moore

    1. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 3.967 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #a9abde
      ΔE = 3.170 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 4.857 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  14. Taubmans

    1. Bridesmaid Dress / T12 37.E3
      #aeb1d8
      ΔE = 3.173 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Eye Shadow / T12 38.E2
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 4.988 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. Petal Soft
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.374 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Roswell
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 4.374 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  16. Berger

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.374 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 5.116 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  17. Scib Paints

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.374 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 4.374 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  18. Dutch Boy

    1. Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 3.479 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 4.989 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 3.548 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Sassy Violet
      #acaed5
      ΔE = 3.727 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  20. ECOS Paints

    1. Childish Wonder (1261)
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 3.579 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Blue Skies Today (0604)
      #9aafdc
      ΔE = 5.247 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  21. Colortrend

    1. 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 3.579 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. 0604
      #9aafdc
      ΔE = 5.247 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  22. Behr

    1. Freesia Purple 630B-4
      #b4b0d7
      ΔE = 3.639 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Pixie Violet 620B-4
      #adb1d5
      ΔE = 3.917 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 3.653 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Delectable 147-4
      #9cb4e2
      ΔE = 4.944 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  24. Glidden

    1. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 3.653 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 4.955 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  25. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 3.682 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 6262
      #a6a9d4
      ΔE = 4.563 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 3.837 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Spoiled Rotten / 1268
      #bbc0e5
      ΔE = 5.250 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  27. Plascon

    1. Desert Water B5-B2-2
      #a8bcf4
      ΔE = 3.841 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. Igloo B6-E2-3
      #a0a8d4
      ΔE = 5.215 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  28. Nippon Paint

    1. Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 3.908 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Light Alcove / NP PB 1451 P
      #b3b3d5
      ΔE = 4.192 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  29. Brillux

    1. 51.15.15
      #aba9da
      ΔE = 3.954 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. 51.15.12
      #bcbee4
      ΔE = 4.708 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  30. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 4.000 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 36-e
      #a3add7
      ΔE = 4.166 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  31. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 4.113 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 4.811 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  32. Disney

    1. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 4.121 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  33. Asian Paints

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a9a9d7
      ΔE = 4.138 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Edge Of Dawn / 7216
      #a4a9d8
      ΔE = 4.273 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  34. Focoltone

    1. 5007
      #bab1d7
      ΔE = 4.513 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  35. Clark+Kensington

    1. Paparazzi / 40C-4
      #bab8da
      ΔE = 4.546 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. First Dance / 40C-5
      #aba9d1
      ΔE = 4.872 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  36. Porter Paints

    1. Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 4.712 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  37. Tikkurila

    1. 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 4.582 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  38. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu Avril / I34
      #a7acd2
      ΔE = 4.592 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  39. Coronado Paint

    1. 7208 - Petal Soft
      #a1abd6
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 7160 - Purple Possibility
      #b0aad3
      ΔE = 4.652 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  40. Earthpaint

    1. 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 4.607 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  41. California Paints

    1. DE 5905 - Larkspur Bud
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 4.612 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  42. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Larkspur Bud / 1186
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 4.612 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  43. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 4.665 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  44. Sikkens

    1. U4.21.64
      #9fb5e1
      ΔE = 4.717 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. W0.15.65
      #b1a9d2
      ΔE = 5.085 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  45. Peintures MF

    1. Annapolis
      #afaad2
      ΔE = 4.720 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Bleu Alice
      #a3a9d1
      ΔE = 5.215 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  46. KILZ

    1. Ginger Lily / A852
      #b5add3
      ΔE = 4.733 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  47. FolkArt

    1. Purple Lilac / 439
      #bbb1d6
      ΔE = 4.873 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. Lilac Ice / 4666
      #b5abd4
      ΔE = 4.901 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  48. Dulux

    1. 64BB 46/254
      #9cb2df
      ΔE = 4.904 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. 03RB 42/220
      #aca9d0
      ΔE = 5.045 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  49. CIL

    1. Night Magic
      #ada9d1
      ΔE = 4.931 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  50. Bristol

    1. Eye Shadow / P106-C4
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 4.988 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  51. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 4.989 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  52. Beckers

    1. Hav 760 / S 2014-R91B
      #b3afd0
      ΔE = 5.000 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  53. ICI Paints

    1. 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 5.002 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  54. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  55. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Violetta 29-6
      #bfb8db
      ΔE = 5.063 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  56. Homebase

    1. Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  57. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 49.2%

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#afb4e7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#afb4e7 foreground

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #afb4e7">…</p>

#afb4e7 background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #afb4e7">…</p>

#afb4e7 shadow

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #afb4e7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11515111
Binary
10101111, 10110100, 11100111
Hexadecimal
#afb4e7
LRV
≈ 47.5%
Closest short hex
#bbe ΔE = 3.131
RGB
rgb(175, 180, 231)
RGBA
rgba(175, 180, 231, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.299, g: 0.307, b: 0.394
RYB
red: 68.627%, yellow: 70.428%, blue: 90.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5262105 / 0xffafb4e7
HSL
hsl(235, 54%, 80%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 54%, 80%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (234.643), saturation: 24% (0.242), value: 91% (0.906)
HSP
hue: 234.643, saturation: 24.242%, perceived brightness: 72.585%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.641, S: 65.301, L: 74.524
Cubehelix
H: -127.500, S: 0.468, L: 0.722
TSL
T: -2.732, S: 0.058, L: 0.723
CMYK
cyan: 24% (0.242), magenta: 22% (0.221), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.094)
CMY
cyan: 31% (0.314), magenta: 29% (0.294), yellow: 9% (0.094)
XYZ
X: 48.421, Y: 47.525, Z: 82.208
xyY
x: 0.272, y: 0.267, Y: 47.525
CIELab
L: 74.524, a: 9.141, b: -26.040
CIELuv
L: 74.524, u: -5.502, v: -42.601
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.524, C: 27.597, H: 289.343
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.524, C: 42.955, H: 262.641
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.938, a: 4.732, b: -22.446
CIECAM02
J: 66.450, C: 31.818, h: 271.968, Q: 160.604, M: 27.824, s: 41.623, H: 317.508
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.207, jaune: -4.621, green: -0.122
LMS
L: 42.549, M: 47.106, S: 81.635
YCbCr
Y: 174.333, Cb: 151.129, Cr: 122.184
YCoCg
Y: 191.500, Cg: -11.500, Co: 29.750
YDbDr
Y: 184.319, Db: 70.233, Dr: 17.732
YPbPr
Y: 182.607, Pb: 26.075, Pr: -4.846
xvYCC
Y: 172.827, Cb: 150.905, Cr: 123.743
YIQ
Y: 184.319, I: -19.363, Q: 14.811
YUV
Y: 184.319, U: 22.973, V: -8.176
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 2.166
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 8.384

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