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#afb6dc Hex Color Code

#afb6dc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #afb6dc is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #afb6dc is comprised of 68.63% red, 71.37% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #afb6dc has a hue of 231° (degrees), 39% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.47 nm.

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#afb6dc linear gradient to complementary #d3d2b8

  1. #afb6dc
  2. #b6bbd6
  3. #bcbfd0
  4. #c2c4ca
  5. #c8c9c4
  6. #cecdbe
  7. #d3d2b8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8c93b8
  2. #979fc4
  3. #a3aad0
  4. #afb6dc
  5. #bbc2e8
  6. #c7cef5
  7. #d3daff

Tones

  1. #afb6dc
  2. #b3b9d8
  3. #b7bbd5
  4. #bbbed1
  5. #bfc1cd
  6. #c2c3ca
  7. #c6c6c6

Tints and Shades

#afb6dc to white

  1. #afb6dc
  2. #bcc2e2
  3. #cacee8
  4. #d7daee
  5. #e4e6f3
  6. #f2f3f9
  7. #ffffff

#afb6dc to black

  1. #afb6dc
  2. #8f95b4
  3. #71758d
  4. #545768
  5. #393b45
  6. #1f2025
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 0.712 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ Light Alcove / NP PB 1451 P
      #b3b3d5
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2205
      #b0b8dc
      ΔE = 0.905 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. ★ 80 6 270 / Aquarell 45
      #b0b4dc
      ΔE = 1.123 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  3. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 0.970 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  4. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 0.970 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 1.229 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  6. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 1.423 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. ★ Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 1.428 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 1.493 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Ticklish
      #afbada
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Bridesmaid Dress / T12 37.E3
      #aeb1d8
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. French Lilac / T12 38.E1
      #acbadd
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. ★ Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. ★ Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.15.65
      #adb4d4
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  13. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  14. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. 2-39-3 Light Grape
      #abb3d0
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  15. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  16. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ I Love A Parade
      #a6b3db
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-d
      #a5b3db
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  19. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  20. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2716 XGC
      #a7afd7
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. 2134 UP
      #a5b3d5
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  21. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. Roswell / 7216
      #a3b5dc
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  22. General Paint

    1. Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  23. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  24. Behr

    1. 620A-3 Rhapsody Lilac
      #b5bcdb
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  25. Resene

    1. Bauhaus B78-035-274
      #a9aed5
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  26. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  27. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #adb0cf
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 44.4%

#afb6dc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#afb6dc foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #afb6dc">…</p>

#afb6dc background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #afb6dc">…</p>

#afb6dc shadow

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #afb6dc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11515612
Binary
10101111, 10110110, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#afb6dc
LRV
≈ 47.7%
Closest short hex
#bbd ΔE = 3.062
RGB
rgb(175, 182, 220)
RGBA
rgba(175, 182, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.303, g: 0.315, b: 0.381
RYB
red: 0.686%, yellow: 0.710%, blue: 0.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5261604 / 0xffafb6dc
HSL
hsl(231, 39%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 39%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.667), saturation: 20% (0.205), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 230.667, saturation: 20.455%, perceived brightness: 72.436%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.687, S: 49.414, L: 74.658
Cubehelix
H: -131.111, S: 0.362, L: 0.722
TSL
T: -2.562, S: 0.047, L: 0.723
CMYK
cyan: 20% (0.205), magenta: 17% (0.173), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 31% (0.314), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 14% (0.137)
XYZ
X: 47.322, Y: 47.736, Z: 74.417
xyY
x: 0.279, y: 0.282, Y: 47.736
CIELab
L: 74.658, a: 5.521, b: -19.864
CIELuv
L: 74.658, u: -5.807, v: -31.914
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.658, C: 20.616, H: 285.533
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.658, C: 32.438, H: 259.687
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.091, a: 1.349, b: -15.496
CIECAM02
J: 66.610, C: 25.534, h: 268.157, Q: 160.798, M: 22.329, s: 37.265, H: 315.421
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.175, jaune: -3.529, green: 0.149
LMS
L: 43.100, M: 48.190, S: 73.973
YCbCr
Y: 174.263, Cb: 145.718, Cr: 122.229
YCgCo
Y: 189.750, Cg: -7.750, Co: 32.500
YDbDr
Y: 184.239, Db: 53.804, Dr: 17.577
YPbPr
Y: 183.245, Pb: 19.805, Pr: -5.248
xvYCC
Y: 173.375, Cb: 145.397, Cr: 123.390
YIQ
Y: 184.239, I: -16.378, Q: 10.343
YUV
Y: 184.239, U: 17.600, V: -8.105
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/6 ΔE = 1.410
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.579

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