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#b3a8cb Hex Color Code

#b3a8cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b3a8cb is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b3a8cb is comprised of 70.2% red, 65.88% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #b3a8cb has a hue of 259° (degrees), 25% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 566.28 nm.

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#b3a8cb linear gradient to complementary #bdc6ad

  1. #b3a8cb
  2. #b5adc6
  3. #b7b2c1
  4. #b9b7bc
  5. #babcb7
  6. #bcc1b2
  7. #bdc6ad

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9287a9
  2. #9d92b4
  3. #a89dc0
  4. #b3a8cb
  5. #beb3d7
  6. #cabee2
  7. #d5caee

Tones

  1. #b3a8cb
  2. #b4abc8
  3. #b6aec5
  4. #b7b1c3
  5. #b8b4c0
  6. #b9b7bd
  7. #bababa

Tints and Shades

#b3a8cb to white

  1. #b3a8cb
  2. #c0b6d4
  3. #ccc4dc
  4. #d9d3e5
  5. #e5e1ee
  6. #f2f0f6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b3a8cb to black

  1. #b3a8cb
  2. #938aa6
  3. #746d82
  4. #565160
  5. #3a3740
  6. #201e23
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2099 XGC
      #b5a9cc
      ΔE = 0.526 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. ★ P 102-2 U
      #aba5c8
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  2. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Night Magic / 03RB 42/220
      #b0a8ca
      ΔE = 0.880 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 01/17
      #b4a8c8
      ΔE = 0.963 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. ★ 75 3 320 / Viola 15
      #b0a8c4
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  4. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Brouillard pourpre
      #b0a6cb
      ΔE = 1.024 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. ★ Splendeur violette
      #aba5c6
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  5. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS675
      #afa7cb
      ΔE = 1.065 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. CAS683
      #afa6d2
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  6. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Forever Lilac - 9067
      #afa5c7
      ΔE = 1.276 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Berry Frappé - 9068
      #b3a1c6
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  7. Beckers

    1. ★ Isglass 738 / 2215-R86B
      #afa9ca
      ΔE = 1.437 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Hav 760 / S 2014-R91B
      #b3afd0
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  8. Plascon

    1. ★ North Pole P3-E2-3
      #b4a8d0
      ΔE = 1.480 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. ★ Smoke Bush P4-E2-3
      #b8a8d0
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10466
      #aea5c6
      ΔE = 1.525 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. CF10486
      #b8a4c8
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  10. General Paint

    1. ★ Effervescent / CL 2454M
      #ada7c8
      ΔE = 1.653 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  11. Brillux

    1. ★ 48.15.15
      #b5aad2
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. ★ 45.12.15
      #b9aac8
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  12. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Rapunzel's Lovely Lilac
      #b7a8c7
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Crocus / 1404
      #b3abc9
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  14. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Gateway to Paradise / KM3037-2
      #aea5cc
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  15. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2030-R50B
      #b8a8c8
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  16. Behr

    1. ★ Bikerding PPKR-27
      #ada3c5
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. 630B-4 Freesia Purple
      #aeabd2
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  17. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.15.65
      #b1a9d2
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  18. KILZ

    1. ★ Ginger Lily / A852
      #b5add3
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  19. Tollens

    1. ★ T2098-1
      #b4aac6
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. T2097-2
      #aba8cf
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Dusky Lavender
      #b7a8c5
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Blueberry Mash R37C
      #bcaecf
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  21. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6304
      #b2a4c2
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  22. Coronado Paint

    1. 7160 - Purple Possibility
      #b0aad3
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 7152 - Teresa's True Color
      #baafcd
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  23. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Lilac / 41C-4
      #afaccc
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. First Dance / 40C-5
      #aba9d1
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  24. Dulux

    1. Lavender Blossom 2
      #b1a4c1
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. 03RB 42/220
      #aca9d0
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  25. CIL

    1. Night Magic
      #ada9d1
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  26. Laura Ashley

    1. 1603 Lilac 3
      #b2adcb
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  27. Taubmans

    1. Purple Mystery / T12 36.F4
      #b4a2c4
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Cupcake Icing / T12 36.E3
      #beadd0
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  28. Bristol

    1. Purple Mystery / P096-C5
      #b4a2c4
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  29. Glidden

    1. Night Magic Violet / 03RB 42/220
      #b3a7d3
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Lavender Phlox
      #b1abc5
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  30. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R60B
      #b1a1c3
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  31. Nippon Paint

    1. Millenia / NP PB 1444 P
      #b3adc9
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  32. Focoltone

    1. 5018
      #afa4cf
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  33. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7172T Ophelia Violet
      #b1a1c2
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  34. Disney

    1. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  35. Albany Paint

    1. Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 39.7%

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#b3a8cb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b3a8cb foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #b3a8cb">…</p>

#b3a8cb background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b3a8cb">…</p>

#b3a8cb shadow

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b3a8cb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11774155
Binary
10110011, 10101000, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#b3a8cb
LRV
≈ 41.9%
Closest short hex
#bac ΔE = 2.089
RGB
rgb(179, 168, 203)
RGBA
rgba(179, 168, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.325, g: 0.305, b: 0.369
RYB
red: 70.196%, yellow: 65.882%, blue: 79.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5003061 / 0xffb3a8cb
HSL
hsl(259, 25%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(259, 25%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 259° (258.857), saturation: 17% (0.172), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 258.857, saturation: 17.241%, perceived brightness: 68.874%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 278.137, S: 34.989, L: 70.802
Cubehelix
H: -106.702, S: 0.264, L: 0.687
TSL
T: -3.752, S: 0.039, L: 0.687
CMYK
cyan: 12% (0.118), magenta: 17% (0.172), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 43.370, Y: 41.901, Z: 62.291
xyY
x: 0.294, y: 0.284, Y: 41.901
CIELab
L: 70.802, a: 10.788, b: -16.370
CIELuv
L: 70.802, u: 3.843, v: -26.881
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.802, C: 19.605, H: 303.384
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.802, C: 27.154, H: 278.137
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.731, a: 6.318, b: -11.744
CIECAM02
J: 62.419, C: 21.868, h: 291.263, Q: 155.657, M: 19.124, s: 35.051, H: 328.727
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.170, jaune: -2.995, green: -0.924
LMS
L: 39.666, M: 40.991, S: 61.957
YCbCr
Y: 166.569, Cb: 141.737, Cr: 130.344
YCgCo
Y: 179.500, Cg: -11.500, Co: 38.750
YDbDr
Y: 175.279, Db: 41.705, Dr: -7.068
YPbPr
Y: 172.863, Pb: 16.235, Pr: 3.890
xvYCC
Y: 164.459, Cb: 142.261, Cr: 131.417
YIQ
Y: 175.279, I: -4.691, Q: 13.216
YUV
Y: 175.279, U: 13.643, V: 3.265
Munsell Color System
5P 7/6 ΔE = 1.919
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.173

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