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#b2b8cc Hex Color Code

#b2b8cc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b2b8cc is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b2b8cc is comprised of 69.8% red, 72.16% green and 80% blue. In the HSL color space #b2b8cc has a hue of 226° (degrees), 20% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.19 nm.

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#b2b8cc linear gradient to complementary #c9c6b5

  1. #b2b8cc
  2. #b6bac8
  3. #babdc4
  4. #bebfc1
  5. #c2c1bd
  6. #c5c4b9
  7. #c9c6b5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8f95a8
  2. #9ba0b4
  3. #a6acc0
  4. #b2b8cc
  5. #bec4d8
  6. #cad0e5
  7. #d6dcf1

Tints and Shades

#b2b8cc to white

  1. #b2b8cc
  2. #bfc4d4
  3. #cbcfdd
  4. #d8dbe5
  5. #e5e7ee
  6. #f2f3f6
  7. #ffffff

#b2b8cc to black

  1. #b2b8cc
  2. #9297a7
  3. #737783
  4. #555861
  5. #3a3b41
  6. #202023
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #b3bace
      ΔE = 0.722 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. 4-39-3 Monet Lavender
      #adbacb
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  2. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Pansy Garden
      #b3bbcf
      ΔE = 1.120 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. ★ Faded Hydrangea
      #b4bdd1
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Quantum Haze 70BB 50/110
      #afb5c8
      ΔE = 1.183 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ Jacob's Ladder 70BB 51/139
      #aeb7d0
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 108-1 U
      #aeb7ca
      ΔE = 1.190 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. P 111-9 C
      #abbace
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  5. Berger

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 1.217 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 1.217 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  7. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Favorite Things
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 1.217 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Scrimshaw / T65-4
      #aeb9cd
      ΔE = 1.470 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ Lilac Silk / T12 39.D7
      #acb9d0
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  9. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 1.484 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. ★ DE 5933 - Winter Dusk
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Spacious Sky / 1062
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 1.484 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. ★ Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Antique Violet / 50BB 46/091
      #b0b4c7
      ΔE = 1.496 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. ★ Cosmic / PPG1171-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  12. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Paradise / KM3084-2
      #b1b7cf
      ΔE = 1.498 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Purpley Puff / KM3093-2
      #acb2c1
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  13. Olympic

    1. ★ Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 1.582 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Timeless Lilac C45-3
      #adb3c2
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  14. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  15. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7226 - Violet Vista
      #b2bcd2
      ΔE = 1.762 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. 7233 - Favorite Things
      #acb6c5
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ Biscaya / Biscaya F2
      #acb8cc
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. 78 2 230 / Coelin 10
      #a8b4c8
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  17. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. DD414-1
      #aab8cf
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Mountain High R182D
      #adb4cb
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Glacier Mist
      #b4bdcc
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  19. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Viola / 1424
      #adb4cb
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. ★ Lavender Blue / 1438
      #b4bac8
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6104
      #acb6c8
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 6350
      #acb1c4
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  21. Behr

    1. ★ 600F-4 Heritage
      #abb5c8
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Subtle Grape PPKB-17
      #a8b3c5
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  22. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ I'on Fountain Chs-29
      #aeb6c6
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Blue Beard / PPG1042-4
      #abb5c4
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  23. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. 5195P Violet Dust
      #b6bfcf
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  24. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Sailor Boy / 547-4
      #adbad0
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ Blue Beard / 546-4
      #adb4c4
      ΔE = 2.264 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  25. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  26. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10704
      #b2bac9
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  27. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  28. Bristol

    1. ★ Lilac Silk / P107-C3
      #acb9d0
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  29. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-38-3 Wafted Feather
      #abb8cb
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. 3-39-3 Twilight Dusk
      #a8b2c5
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  30. Resene

    1. ★ Serendipity B80-026-266
      #b1b9d3
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Icebreaker B79-023-257
      #a9b7c9
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  31. CIL

    1. ★ Mesmerize
      #b3b7c5
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  32. General Paint

    1. Café Curtain / CL 2403W
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  33. Dulux

    1. Imperial Mauve 3
      #b1b6c4
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. 50BB 46/129
      #a7b4c9
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  34. Tollens

    1. T2009-2
      #a9b5c8
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  35. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2010-R80B
      #b0b5c3
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. S 2010-R70B
      #b8b6c6
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  36. Nippon Paint

    1. Star Flower / NP PB 1510 P
      #acb9ca
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Lilac Frost / NP PB 1503 P
      #b0bcd6
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  37. Devoe Paint

    1. Peace
      #a8b4c9
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Peace / 50BB 46/129
      #aab3c3
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  38. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-e2
      #b0b9d4
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  39. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2bccb
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  40. Rodda Paint

    1. Favorite Things 7233
      #b2bccb
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  41. Sikkens

    1. T9.07.67
      #acb5c4
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. V0.10.70
      #b7bbd5
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  42. Sto

    1. 34422
      #b1b9c6
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  43. GM / General Motors

    1. Firemist Blue
      #abb9d3
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  44. Laura Ashley

    1. 1414 Water Hyacinth
      #b9c0d2
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  45. Crayola

    1. Cadet Blue
      #a9b2c3
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 44.2%

#b2b8cc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b2b8cc foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #b2b8cc">…</p>

#b2b8cc background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #b2b8cc">…</p>

#b2b8cc shadow

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b2b8cc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11712716
Binary
10110010, 10111000, 11001100
Hexadecimal
#b2b8cc
LRV
≈ 48.1%
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 2.570
RGB
rgb(178, 184, 204)
RGBA
rgba(178, 184, 204, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.314, g: 0.325, b: 0.360
RYB
red: 0.698%, yellow: 0.717%, blue: 0.800%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5064500 / 0xffb2b8cc
HSL
hsl(226, 20%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 20%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.154), saturation: 13% (0.127), value: 80% (0.800)
HSP
hue: 226.154, saturation: 12.745%, perceived brightness: 72.407%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.445, S: 26.471, L: 74.891
Cubehelix
H: -135.536, S: 0.202, L: 0.723
TSL
T: -2.365, S: 0.028, L: 0.723
CMYK
cyan: 13% (0.127), magenta: 10% (0.098), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.200)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.302), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 20% (0.200)
XYZ
X: 46.397, Y: 48.105, Z: 63.956
xyY
x: 0.293, y: 0.304, Y: 48.105
CIELab
L: 74.891, a: 1.918, b: -10.787
CIELuv
L: 74.891, u: -4.367, v: -16.820
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.891, C: 10.956, H: 280.083
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.891, C: 17.378, H: 255.445
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.358, a: -1.968, b: -6.122
CIECAM02
J: 66.959, C: 15.548, h: 262.100, Q: 161.219, M: 13.597, s: 29.041, H: 312.186
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.130, jaune: -1.963, green: 0.333
LMS
L: 44.279, M: 49.403, S: 63.688
YCbCr
Y: 174.474, Cb: 137.668, Cr: 123.946
YCgCo
Y: 187.500, Cg: -3.500, Co: 38.000
YDbDr
Y: 184.486, Db: 29.360, Dr: 12.338
YPbPr
Y: 184.162, Pb: 10.690, Pr: -3.920
xvYCC
Y: 174.163, Cb: 137.390, Cr: 124.557
YIQ
Y: 184.486, I: -10.000, Q: 4.954
YUV
Y: 184.486, U: 9.605, V: -5.690
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/4 ΔE = 1.816
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.320

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