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#b3b3e8 Hex Color Code

#b3b3e8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b3b3e8 is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b3b3e8 is comprised of 70.2% red, 70.2% green and 90.98% blue. In the HSL color space #b3b3e8 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 54% saturation and 81% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#b3b3e8 linear gradient to complementary #d8dcbf

  1. #b3b3e8
  2. #babae1
  3. #c1c0db
  4. #c7c7d4
  5. #cdcecd
  6. #d3d5c6
  7. #d8dcbf

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9090c3
  2. #9b9ccf
  3. #a7a7dc
  4. #b3b3e8
  5. #bfbff4
  6. #cbcbff
  7. #d8d7ff

Tones

  1. #b3b3e8
  2. #b8b7e4
  3. #bdbcdf
  4. #c1c0db
  5. #c6c5d7
  6. #cac9d2
  7. #cecece

Tints and Shades

#b3b3e8 to white

  1. #b3b3e8
  2. #c0bfec
  3. #cdccf0
  4. #d9d8f4
  5. #e6e5f8
  6. #f3f2fb
  7. #ffffff

#b3b3e8 to black

  1. #b3b3e8
  2. #9393bd
  3. #747394
  4. #56566d
  5. #3a3a48
  6. #202026
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Evening Moon B7-D2-3
      #b4b4ec
      ΔE = 0.840 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. ★ White Owl P1-D2-3
      #bcb4e8
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 1.442 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/02 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/02
      #b4b8f0
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. ★ 43/02
      #b8b8f0
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  5. Duron

    1. ★ Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 45.4%

#b3b3e8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b3b3e8 foreground

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="color: #b3b3e8">…</p>

#b3b3e8 background

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #b3b3e8">…</p>

#b3b3e8 shadow

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b3b3e8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11777000
Binary
10110011, 10110011, 11101000
Hexadecimal
#b3b3e8
LRV
≈ 47.6%
Closest short hex
#bbe ΔE = 2.903
RGB
rgb(179, 179, 232)
RGBA
rgba(179, 179, 232, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.303, g: 0.303, b: 0.393
RYB
red: 0.702%, yellow: 0.702%, blue: 0.910%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5000216 / 0xffb3b3e8
HSL
hsl(240, 54%, 81%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 54%%, 81%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 23% (0.228), value: 91% (0.910)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 22.845%, perceived brightness: 72.866%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 66.651, L: 74.603
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.471, L: 0.725
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.057, L: 0.726
CMYK
cyan: 23% (0.228), magenta: 23% (0.228), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.090)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 30% (0.298), yellow: 9% (0.090)
XYZ
X: 49.272, Y: 47.649, Z: 82.930
xyY
x: 0.274, y: 0.265, Y: 47.649
CIELab
L: 74.603, a: 11.129, b: -26.435
CIELuv
L: 74.603, u: -3.143, v: -43.558
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.603, C: 28.682, H: 292.831
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.603, C: 43.672, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.028, a: 6.613, b: -22.910
CIECAM02
J: 66.650, C: 32.085, h: 276.342, Q: 160.845, M: 28.058, s: 41.766, H: 319.954
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.211, jaune: -4.712, green: -0.442
LMS
L: 43.109, M: 46.722, S: 82.349
YCbCr
Y: 174.955, Cb: 151.267, Cr: 124.237
YCgCo
Y: 192.250, Cg: -13.250, Co: 31.500
YDbDr
Y: 185.042, Db: 70.649, Dr: 11.501
YPbPr
Y: 182.816, Pb: 26.500, Pr: -2.438
xvYCC
Y: 173.007, Cb: 151.278, Cr: 125.858
YIQ
Y: 185.042, I: -17.027, Q: 16.490
YUV
Y: 185.042, U: 23.110, V: -5.301
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 2.806
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 8.638

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