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#afb5cb Hex Color Code

#afb5cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #afb5cb is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #afb5cb is comprised of 68.63% red, 70.98% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #afb5cb has a hue of 227° (degrees), 21% saturation and 74% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.59 nm.

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#afb5cb linear gradient to complementary #c7c4b3

  1. #afb5cb
  2. #b3b7c7
  3. #b8bac3
  4. #bcbcbf
  5. #c0bfbb
  6. #c3c1b7
  7. #c7c4b3

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8d93a8
  2. #989eb3
  3. #a3a9bf
  4. #afb5cb
  5. #bbc1d7
  6. #c7cde3
  7. #d3d9ef

Tints and Shades

#afb5cb to white

  1. #afb5cb
  2. #bcc1d4
  3. #c9cddc
  4. #d7d9e5
  5. #e4e6ed
  6. #f1f2f6
  7. #ffffff

#afb5cb to black

  1. #afb5cb
  2. #8f94a6
  3. #717582
  4. #545760
  5. #393a40
  6. #1f2023
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Mountain High R182D
      #adb4cb
      ΔE = 0.597 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. ★ A Stitch in Time X85R181D
      #b2b2c5
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  2. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Viola / 1424
      #adb4cb
      ΔE = 0.597 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Freesia / 1432
      #a8b2cd
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  3. Olympic

    1. ★ Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 0.681 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Timeless Lilac C45-3
      #adb3c2
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  4. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 0.943 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  5. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 1.049 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. DD414-1
      #aab8cf
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  6. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Paradise / KM3084-2
      #b1b7cf
      ΔE = 1.057 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Violas / KM947-L
      #b6bbd3
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Quantum Haze 70BB 50/110
      #afb5c8
      ΔE = 1.077 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ Jacob's Ladder 70BB 51/139
      #aeb7d0
      ΔE = 1.393 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-3 Lavender Water
      #b2b8cd
      ΔE = 1.136 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. ★ 3-41-3 Apparition
      #b7b6cb
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Maiden Mauve / T08 25-2
      #abb4c9
      ΔE = 1.175 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. ★ Mulberry Bush / T12 38.D10
      #afb2c6
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 15-3908 TPG
      #b0b3c7
      ΔE = 1.202 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. P 108-9 U
      #a6afc2
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 1 246 / Venato 50
      #b0b8cc
      ΔE = 1.351 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. ★ 78 2 230 / Coelin 10
      #a8b4c8
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Spring Lilac / PPG1170-4
      #b1b3cb
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Cosmic / PPG1171-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  13. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. ★ DE 5926 - Madder Blue
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  14. Glidden

    1. ★ Antwerp Blue / 30BB 46/124
      #aab5cd
      ΔE = 1.525 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Sailor Boy / PPG1164-4
      #aebbd0
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  15. Resene

    1. ★ Alaska B81-021-266
      #b2b9cd
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Icebreaker B79-023-257
      #a9b7c9
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  16. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Best of Times / 40B-3
      #b5b8cf
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Funky Tone / 39B-3
      #b5bcd4
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  17. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6350
      #acb1c4
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. ★ 6104
      #acb6c8
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  18. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Timeless Lilac / 445-4
      #afb2c4
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Sailor Boy / 547-4
      #adbad0
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  19. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Madder Blue / 1154
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  20. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #b3bace
      ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #b7b8ca
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  21. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 46/132
      #b0b1c9
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. 50BB 46/129
      #a7b4c9
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  22. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. ★ Fairy Dust / 70BB 44/144
      #acafc3
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  23. CIL

    1. ★ Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Mesmerize
      #b3b7c5
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  24. Behr

    1. ★ 620C-3 Purple Surf
      #abb0c9
      ΔE = 2.052 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Subtle Grape PPKB-17
      #a8b3c5
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  25. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Faded Hydrangea
      #b4bdd1
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  26. Bristol

    1. ★ Lilac Silk / P107-C3
      #acb9d0
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  27. Berger

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  28. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  29. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Favorite Things
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  30. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  31. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  32. Tollens

    1. ★ T2009-2
      #a9b5c8
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  33. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-e2
      #b0b9d4
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 37-e3
      #a8afca
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  34. Brillux

    1. 54.09.15
      #a8afc3
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  35. Coronado Paint

    1. 7226 - Violet Vista
      #b2bcd2
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. 7169 - Lilac Lake
      #b2b1cb
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  36. Crayola

    1. Cadet Blue
      #a9b2c3
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  37. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  38. GM / General Motors

    1. Firemist Blue
      #abb9d3
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  39. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  40. Rodda Paint

    1. Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  41. Ralph Lauren

    1. Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  42. Chrysler

    1. Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  43. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2010-R80B
      #b0b5c3
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  44. Sikkens

    1. T9.07.67
      #acb5c4
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. V0.10.70
      #b7bbd5
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  45. Nippon Paint

    1. Faded Memories / NP PB 1473 P
      #aeaec6
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  46. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 35 - Blue
      #a5b5cc
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 45.4%

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#afb5cb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#afb5cb foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #afb5cb">…</p>

#afb5cb background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #afb5cb">…</p>

#afb5cb shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #afb5cb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11515339
Binary
10101111, 10110101, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#afb5cb
LRV
≈ 46.5%
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 3.602
RGB
rgb(175, 181, 203)
RGBA
rgba(175, 181, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.313, g: 0.324, b: 0.363
RYB
red: 0.686%, yellow: 0.706%, blue: 0.796%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5261877 / 0xffafb5cb
HSL
hsl(227, 21%, 74%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 21%, 74%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.143), saturation: 14% (0.138), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 227.143, saturation: 13.793%, perceived brightness: 71.331%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.402, S: 27.837, L: 73.851
Cubehelix
H: -134.537, S: 0.214, L: 0.712
TSL
T: -2.408, S: 0.030, L: 0.713
CMYK
cyan: 14% (0.138), magenta: 11% (0.108), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 31% (0.314), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 44.980, Y: 46.473, Z: 63.089
xyY
x: 0.291, y: 0.301, Y: 46.473
CIELab
L: 73.851, a: 2.350, b: -11.819
CIELuv
L: 73.851, u: -4.469, v: -18.477
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.851, C: 12.050, H: 281.246
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.851, C: 19.010, H: 256.402
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.171, a: -1.523, b: -7.150
CIECAM02
J: 65.700, C: 16.713, h: 263.494, Q: 159.696, M: 14.616, s: 30.253, H: 312.922
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.136, jaune: -2.139, green: 0.302
LMS
L: 42.681, M: 47.625, S: 62.808
YCbCr
Y: 172.093, Cb: 138.546, Cr: 123.804
YCgCo
Y: 185.000, Cg: -4.000, Co: 36.750
YDbDr
Y: 181.714, Db: 32.026, Dr: 12.772
YPbPr
Y: 181.306, Pb: 11.690, Pr: -4.012
xvYCC
Y: 171.710, Cb: 138.269, Cr: 124.476
YIQ
Y: 181.714, I: -10.642, Q: 5.576
YUV
Y: 181.714, U: 10.477, V: -5.890
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 1.185
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.867

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