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#b3a8cd Hex Color Code

#b3a8cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b3a8cd is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b3a8cd is comprised of 70.2% red, 65.88% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #b3a8cd has a hue of 258° (degrees), 27% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 391.2 nm.

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#b3a8cd linear gradient to complementary #bec7ae

  1. #b3a8cd
  2. #b5adc8
  3. #b7b2c3
  4. #b9b8be
  5. #bbbdb9
  6. #bdc2b3
  7. #bec7ae

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9287ab
  2. #9d92b6
  3. #a89dc2
  4. #b3a8cd
  5. #beb3d9
  6. #cabee4
  7. #d5caf0

Tones

  1. #b3a8cd
  2. #b5abca
  3. #b6aec7
  4. #b7b2c4
  5. #b9b5c1
  6. #bab8be
  7. #bbbbbb

Tints and Shades

#b3a8cd to white

  1. #b3a8cd
  2. #c0b6d5
  3. #ccc4de
  4. #d9d3e6
  5. #e5e1ee
  6. #f2f0f7
  7. #ffffff

#b3a8cd to black

  1. #b3a8cd
  2. #938aa7
  3. #746d83
  4. #565161
  5. #3a3741
  6. #201e23
  7. #000000

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  1. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Brouillard pourpre
      #b0a6cb
      ΔE = 0.864 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Splendeur violette
      #aba5c6
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ North Pole P3-E2-3
      #b4a8d0
      ΔE = 0.886 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. ★ Smoke Bush P4-E2-3
      #b8a8d0
      ΔE = 1.563 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  3. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS675
      #afa7cb
      ΔE = 1.042 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. ★ CAS683
      #afa6d2
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  4. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Night Magic / 03RB 42/220
      #b0a8ca
      ΔE = 1.163 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  5. Brillux

    1. ★ 48.15.15
      #b5aad2
      ΔE = 1.183 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 45.12.15
      #b9aac8
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.15.65
      #b0a9d1
      ΔE = 1.418 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Gateway to Paradise / KM3037-2
      #aea5cc
      ΔE = 1.470 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Hermosa / KM3038-2
      #aaa1ca
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 01/17
      #b4a8c8
      ΔE = 1.503 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. 75 3 320 / Viola 15
      #b0a8c4
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  9. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Forever Lilac - 9067
      #afa5c7
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Berry Frappé - 9068
      #b3a1c6
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 270
      #b5abd4
      ΔE = 1.645 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  11. Beckers

    1. ★ Isglass 738 / 2215-R86B
      #afa9ca
      ΔE = 1.694 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Hav 760 / S 2014-R91B
      #b3afd0
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10466
      #aea5c6
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. CF10486
      #b8a4c8
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  13. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7160 - Purple Possibility
      #b0aad3
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  14. General Paint

    1. ★ Effervescent / CL 2454M
      #ada7c8
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  15. CIL

    1. ★ Night Magic
      #ada9d1
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  16. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2030-R50B
      #b8a8c8
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  17. Focoltone

    1. ★ 5018
      #afa4cf
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  18. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Crocus / 1404
      #b3abc9
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  19. Behr

    1. ★ Bikerding PPKR-27
      #ada3c5
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. ★ 630B-4 Freesia Purple
      #aeabd2
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  20. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Rapunzel's Lovely Lilac
      #b7a8c7
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  21. Dulux

    1. ★ 03RB 42/220
      #aca9d0
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Lavender Blossom 2
      #b1a4c1
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  22. Tollens

    1. ★ T2097-2
      #aba8cf
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. T2098-1
      #b4aac6
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. Imperial Lilac
      #bcadd4
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Dusky Lavender
      #b7a8c5
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  24. Disney

    1. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  25. Taubmans

    1. Stella Bella / T12 36.E2
      #b5a5d2
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. Cupcake Icing / T12 36.E3
      #beadd0
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. Grape Illusion / 1241
      #b8a9d6
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  27. Colortrend

    1. 1241
      #b8a9d6
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  28. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6304
      #b2a4c2
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  29. Laura Ashley

    1. 1603 Lilac 3
      #b2adcb
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  30. Bristol

    1. Purple Mystery / P096-C5
      #b4a2c4
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  31. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R60B
      #b1a1c3
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  32. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7174T Bouquet Violet
      #bba5cc
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 7172T Ophelia Violet
      #b1a1c2
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 38.7%

#b3a8cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b3a8cd foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #b3a8cd">…</p>

#b3a8cd 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: #b3a8cd">…</p>

#b3a8cd shadow

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b3a8cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11774157
Binary
10110011, 10101000, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#b3a8cd
LRV
≈ 42.0%
Closest short hex
#bac ΔE = 2.291
RGB
rgb(179, 168, 205)
RGBA
rgba(179, 168, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.324, g: 0.304, b: 0.371
RYB
red: 0.702%, yellow: 0.659%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5003059 / 0xffb3a8cd
HSL
hsl(258, 27%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(258, 27%%, 73%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 258° (257.838), saturation: 18% (0.180), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 257.838, saturation: 18.049%, perceived brightness: 68.978%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 277.370, S: 37.286, L: 70.869
Cubehelix
H: -107.651, S: 0.281, L: 0.688
TSL
T: -3.709, S: 0.041, L: 0.688
CMYK
cyan: 13% (0.127), magenta: 18% (0.180), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 43.610, Y: 41.997, Z: 63.554
xyY
x: 0.292, y: 0.282, Y: 41.997
CIELab
L: 70.869, a: 11.211, b: -17.371
CIELuv
L: 70.869, u: 3.692, v: -28.546
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.869, C: 20.674, H: 302.837
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.869, C: 28.783, H: 277.370
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.805, a: 6.713, b: -12.783
CIECAM02
J: 62.491, C: 22.941, h: 290.520, Q: 155.747, M: 20.062, s: 35.890, H: 328.274
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.175, jaune: -3.170, green: -0.949
LMS
L: 39.678, M: 40.993, S: 63.201
YCbCr
Y: 166.765, Cb: 142.615, Cr: 130.202
YCgCo
Y: 180.000, Cg: -12.000, Co: 38.250
YDbDr
Y: 175.507, Db: 44.371, Dr: -6.634
YPbPr
Y: 173.007, Pb: 17.235, Pr: 3.798
xvYCC
Y: 164.582, Cb: 143.140, Cr: 131.336
YIQ
Y: 175.507, I: -5.334, Q: 13.838
YUV
Y: 175.507, U: 14.515, V: 3.065
Munsell Color System
5P 7/6 ΔE = 1.799
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.175

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