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#b3b6cc Hex Color Code

#b3b6cc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b3b6cc is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b3b6cc is comprised of 70.2% red, 71.37% green and 80% blue. In the HSL color space #b3b6cc has a hue of 233° (degrees), 20% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.47 nm.

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#b3b6cc linear gradient to complementary #c9c7b6

  1. #b3b6cc
  2. #b7b9c8
  3. #bbbcc5
  4. #bfbec1
  5. #c2c1bd
  6. #c6c4ba
  7. #c9c7b6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9093a8
  2. #9c9fb4
  3. #a7aac0
  4. #b3b6cc
  5. #bfc2d8
  6. #cbcee4
  7. #d7daf1

Tints and Shades

#b3b6cc to white

  1. #b3b6cc
  2. #bfc2d4
  3. #cccedd
  4. #d9dae5
  5. #e5e6ee
  6. #f2f3f6
  7. #ffffff

#b3b6cc to black

  1. #b3b6cc
  2. #9395a7
  3. #747583
  4. #565761
  5. #3a3b41
  6. #202023
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Best of Times / 40B-3
      #b5b8cf
      ΔE = 0.835 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Funky Tone / 39B-3
      #b5bcd4
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  2. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 0.877 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. ★ 7358-31 Tempo Guisto
      #b6b3ca
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Madder Blue / 1154
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 0.979 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  4. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5926 - Madder Blue
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 0.979 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ DE 5933 - Winter Dusk
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  5. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Paradise / KM3084-2
      #b1b7cf
      ΔE = 1.082 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ Violas / KM947-L
      #b6bbd3
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-3 Lavender Water
      #b2b8cd
      ΔE = 1.108 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. ★ 3-41-3 Apparition
      #b7b6cb
      ΔE = 1.260 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2106 C
      #b1b5ce
      ΔE = 1.138 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. ★ P 108-1 U
      #aeb7ca
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ Dreamy PIC-34
      #b3b4c7
      ΔE = 1.346 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ Sweet Dreams EIC-34
      #b6b7c9
      ΔE = 1.551 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Mountain High R182D
      #adb4cb
      ΔE = 1.558 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. ★ A Stitch in Time X85R181D
      #b2b2c5
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Viola / 1424
      #adb4cb
      ΔE = 1.558 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. ★ Blue Orchid / 2069-50
      #b9bad3
      ΔE = 2.098 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  11. Tollens

    1. ★ T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 1.605 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Quantum Haze 70BB 50/110
      #afb5c8
      ΔE = 1.618 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ 4276 Foible 10RB 53/115
      #bbb7cc
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Alaska B81-021-266
      #b2b9cd
      ΔE = 1.644 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Blue Haze V80-016-286
      #bdbace
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  14. Olympic

    1. ★ Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. ★ Wild Lilac B44-3
      #bab9cb
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  15. Taubmans

    1. ★ Mulberry Bush / T12 38.D10
      #afb2c6
      ΔE = 1.675 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. ★ Periwinkle Bloom / T12 38.E3
      #adb7ce
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  16. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #b7b8ca
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #b3bace
      ΔE = 1.840 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  17. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 1.689 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  18. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 1 246 / Venato 50
      #b0b8cc
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Biscaya / Biscaya F2
      #acb8cc
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Spring Lilac / 345-4
      #b1b2cb
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. ★ Cosmic / 544-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  20. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  21. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. CD362-2
      #b6b1c9
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  22. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Faded Hydrangea
      #b4bdd1
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  23. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 46/132
      #b0b1c9
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. ★ Marble Swirl 4
      #aeb0c8
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  24. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  25. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  26. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Timeless Lilac / PPG1169-4
      #afb2c4
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. I'on Fountain Chs-29
      #aeb6c6
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  27. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Overcast / NP PB 1459 P
      #b8b4cb
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Heather Ashes / NP PB 1455 P
      #b7b2c8
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  28. Glidden

    1. ★ Glacier Bay Blue / 50BB 46/129
      #acb3cd
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Antwerp Blue / 30BB 46/124
      #aab5cd
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  29. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7194 - Province
      #bab8ca
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 7226 - Violet Vista
      #b2bcd2
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  30. Bristol

    1. ★ Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Lilac Silk / P107-C3
      #acb9d0
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  31. Sikkens

    1. V0.10.70
      #b7bbd5
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  32. Berger

    1. Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  33. Vista Paint

    1. Favorite Things
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  34. Scib Paints

    1. Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  35. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6350
      #acb1c4
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. 6104
      #acb6c8
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  36. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-e2
      #b0b9d4
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  37. KILZ

    1. Gentle Spirit / B822
      #b9bbd5
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  38. Ralph Lauren

    1. Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  39. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2010-R70B
      #b8b6c6
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  40. Devoe Paint

    1. Precocious Purple / 90BB 46/132
      #b4b1c3
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Fairy Dust / 70BB 44/144
      #acafc3
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  41. General Paint

    1. Café Curtain / CL 2403W
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  42. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Brandy Flame 28-5
      #b5bbd7
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  43. Beckers

    1. Sommardröm 739 / S 2010-R80B
      #bdb8cc
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  44. Brillux

    1. 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  45. CIL

    1. Mesmerize
      #b3b7c5
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 47.5%

#b3b6cc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b3b6cc foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #b3b6cc">…</p>

#b3b6cc background

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #b3b6cc">…</p>

#b3b6cc shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b3b6cc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11777740
Binary
10110011, 10110110, 11001100
Hexadecimal
#b3b6cc
LRV
≈ 47.4%
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 2.848
RGB
rgb(179, 182, 204)
RGBA
rgba(179, 182, 204, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.317, g: 0.322, b: 0.361
RYB
red: 0.702%, yellow: 0.712%, blue: 0.800%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4999476 / 0xffb3b6cc
HSL
hsl(233, 20%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 20%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (232.800), saturation: 12% (0.123), value: 80% (0.800)
HSP
hue: 232.800, saturation: 12.255%, perceived brightness: 72.063%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.932, S: 27.683, L: 74.444
Cubehelix
H: -129.140, S: 0.204, L: 0.720
TSL
T: -2.654, S: 0.027, L: 0.720
CMYK
cyan: 12% (0.123), magenta: 11% (0.108), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.200)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 20% (0.200)
XYZ
X: 46.215, Y: 47.399, Z: 63.829
xyY
x: 0.294, y: 0.301, Y: 47.399
CIELab
L: 74.444, a: 3.329, b: -11.447
CIELuv
L: 74.444, u: -2.884, v: -18.071
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.444, C: 11.921, H: 286.215
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.444, C: 18.299, H: 260.932
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.847, a: -0.659, b: -6.776
CIECAM02
J: 66.481, C: 16.025, h: 268.883, Q: 160.642, M: 14.013, s: 29.535, H: 315.816
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.136, jaune: -2.088, green: 0.126
LMS
L: 43.863, M: 48.332, S: 63.553
YCbCr
Y: 173.723, Cb: 138.102, Cr: 125.121
YCgCo
Y: 186.750, Cg: -4.750, Co: 38.500
YDbDr
Y: 183.611, Db: 30.676, Dr: 8.773
YPbPr
Y: 182.945, Pb: 11.345, Pr: -2.512
xvYCC
Y: 173.117, Cb: 137.966, Cr: 125.793
YIQ
Y: 183.611, I: -8.855, Q: 6.211
YUV
Y: 183.611, U: 10.035, V: -4.045
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 0.973
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.111

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