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#afc9f6 Hex Color Code

#afc9f6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #afc9f6 is a light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #afc9f6 is comprised of 68.63% red, 78.82% green and 96.47% blue. In the HSL color space #afc9f6 has a hue of 218° (degrees), 80% saturation and 83% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.32 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#afc9f6 linear gradient to complementary #e6dcbf

  1. #afc9f6
  2. #bacced
  3. #c4cfe4
  4. #ced2db
  5. #d6d5d2
  6. #ded9c8
  7. #e6dcbf

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #89a3ce
  2. #95afdb
  3. #a2bce8
  4. #afc9f6
  5. #bcd6ff
  6. #c9e3ff
  7. #d7f1ff

Tones

  1. #afc9f6
  2. #b6cbf0
  3. #bcccea
  4. #c2cee5
  5. #c8d0df
  6. #ced1d9
  7. #d3d3d3

Tints and Shades

#afc9f6 to White

  1. #afc9f6
  2. #bdd2f8
  3. #cbdbf9
  4. #d8e4fb
  5. #e5edfc
  6. #f2f6fe
  7. #ffffff

#afc9f6 to Black

  1. #afc9f6
  2. #90a4c8
  3. #71819d
  4. #545f73
  5. #39404c
  6. #202328
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 0530-R80B
      #aac9f8
      ΔE = 1.016 / LRV ≈ 57.1%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 87 8 246 / Lago 90
      #b0c8f0
      ΔE = 1.345 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
    2. 90 10 246 / Lago 120
      #a4c8fc
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Powdered Blue B5-A2-2
      #b4c8f8
      ΔE = 1.792 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
    2. Polished Cotton B5-C2-3
      #b4c4f0
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  4. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1030-R70B
      #b6ccef
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
  5. California Paints

    1. DE 5891 - Sky High
      #a7c2eb
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sky High / 989
      #a7c2eb
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 52.8%

#afc9f6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#afc9f6 foreground

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

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #afc9f6">…</p>

#afc9f6 background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #afc9f6">…</p>

#afc9f6 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.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #afc9f6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11520502
Binary
10101111, 11001001, 11110110
Hexadecimal
#afc9f6
LRV
≈ 57.5%
Closest short hex
#acf ΔE = 1.875
RGB
rgb(175, 201, 246)
RGBA
rgba(175, 201, 246, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.281, g: 0.323, b: 0.395
RYB
red: 0.686%, yellow: 0.761%, blue: 0.965%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5256714 / 0xffafc9f6
HSL
hsl(218, 80%, 83%)
HSLA
hsla(218, 80%%, 83%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 218° (218.028), saturation: 29% (0.289), value: 96% (0.965)
HSP
hue: 218.028, saturation: 28.862%, perceived brightness: 78.207%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 249.264, S: 83.032, L: 80.482
Cubehelix
H: -144.325, S: 0.603, L: 0.777
TSL
T: -2.021, S: 0.071, L: 0.778
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.289), magenta: 18% (0.183), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 4% (0.035)
CMY
cyan: 31% (0.314), magenta: 21% (0.212), yellow: 4% (0.035)
XYZ
X: 55.196, Y: 57.539, Z: 95.369
xyY
x: 0.265, y: 0.276, Y: 57.539
CIELab
L: 80.482, a: 1.280, b: -25.009
CIELuv
L: 80.482, u: -15.197, v: -40.141
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 80.482, C: 25.042, H: 272.929
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 80.482, C: 42.921, H: 249.264
Hunter-Lab
L: 75.855, a: -2.860, b: -21.445
CIECAM02
J: 73.351, C: 32.604, h: 254.358, Q: 168.738, M: 28.512, s: 41.106, H: 308.189
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.185, jaune: -4.363, green: 1.145
LMS
L: 49.678, M: 59.419, S: 94.734
YCbCr
Y: 186.387, Cb: 151.603, Cr: 113.391
YCgCo
Y: 205.750, Cg: -4.750, Co: 26.000
YDbDr
Y: 198.356, Db: 71.685, Dr: 44.423
YPbPr
Y: 198.702, Pb: 25.490, Pr: -15.070
xvYCC
Y: 186.650, Cb: 150.391, Cr: 114.762
YIQ
Y: 198.356, I: -29.945, Q: 8.503
YUV
Y: 198.356, U: 23.447, V: -20.490
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 6.681
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.348

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