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#b3b6cf Hex Color Code

#b3b6cf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b3b6cf is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b3b6cf is comprised of 70.2% red, 71.37% green and 81.18% blue. In the HSL color space #b3b6cf has a hue of 234° (degrees), 23% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.86 nm.

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#b3b6cf linear gradient to complementary #cbcab7

  1. #b3b6cf
  2. #b7b9cb
  3. #bcbdc7
  4. #c0c0c3
  5. #c4c3bf
  6. #c7c7bb
  7. #cbcab7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9093ab
  2. #9c9fb7
  3. #a7aac3
  4. #b3b6cf
  5. #bfc2db
  6. #cbcee8
  7. #d7daf4

Tints and Shades

#b3b6cf to white

  1. #b3b6cf
  2. #bfc2d7
  3. #cccedf
  4. #d9dae7
  5. #e5e6ef
  6. #f2f3f7
  7. #ffffff

#b3b6cf to black

  1. #b3b6cf
  2. #9395a9
  3. #747585
  4. #565762
  5. #3a3b41
  6. #202023
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2106 C
      #b1b5ce
      ΔE = 0.528 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. 536
      #abb0c7
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5926 - Madder Blue
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 0.660 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ DE 5933 - Winter Dusk
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Madder Blue / 1154
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 0.660 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  4. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 0.724 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. ★ 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  5. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Paradise / KM3084-2
      #b1b7cf
      ΔE = 0.975 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ Violas / KM947-L
      #b6bbd3
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  6. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 1.232 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 1.232 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 2 268 / Eisenoxidschwarz 40
      #b8b8d0
      ΔE = 1.306 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 80 2 260 / Lazur 20
      #b4bcd0
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 1.436 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Spring Lilac / 345-4
      #b1b2cb
      ΔE = 1.442 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Cosmic / 544-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Spring Lilac 345-4
      #b1b2cb
      ΔE = 1.442 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Cosmic 544-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  12. Tollens

    1. ★ T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 1.609 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Viola / 1424
      #adb4cb
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Freesia / 1432
      #a8b2cd
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ 640C-3 Twilight Pearl
      #b9b6ce
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. Sweet Dreams EIC-34
      #b6b7c9
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  15. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.10.70
      #b7bbd5
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. V0.15.65
      #adb4d4
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  16. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 46/132
      #b0b1c9
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. ★ Marble Swirl 4
      #aeb0c8
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  17. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 1.860 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. CD362-2
      #b6b1c9
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e2
      #b0b9d4
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  19. Taubmans

    1. ★ Old Mystic / T59-4
      #b0b1c7
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Mulberry Bush / T12 38.D10
      #afb2c6
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Brandy Flame 28-5
      #b5bbd7
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  21. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Jumpin' Jack Flash
      #aab3cb
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  22. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Overcast / NP PB 1459 P
      #b8b4cb
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Heather Ashes / NP PB 1455 P
      #b7b2c8
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  23. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  24. Olympic

    1. ★ Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Wild Lilac B44-3
      #bab9cb
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  25. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  26. Resene

    1. ★ Alaska B81-021-266
      #b2b9cd
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Blue Haze V80-016-286
      #bdbace
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  27. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-3 Light Grape
      #abb3d0
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  28. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #b3bace
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #b7b8ca
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  29. ICI Paints

    1. Quantum Haze 70BB 50/110
      #afb5c8
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 4276 Foible 10RB 53/115
      #bbb7cc
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  30. Valspar Paint

    1. Purple Freedom
      #b5b1c8
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Dried Lavender
      #acaec9
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  31. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6051
      #bbbdd7
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. 6063
      #adbad4
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  32. Vista Paint

    1. Violet Vista
      #babed7
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  33. Scib Paints

    1. Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  34. Berger

    1. Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  35. Coronado Paint

    1. 7194 - Province
      #bab8ca
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 7226 - Violet Vista
      #b2bcd2
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 50.1%

#b3b6cf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b3b6cf foreground

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #b3b6cf">…</p>

#b3b6cf background

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #b3b6cf">…</p>

#b3b6cf shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b3b6cf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11777743
Binary
10110011, 10110110, 11001111
Hexadecimal
#b3b6cf
LRV
≈ 47.5%
Closest short hex
#bbd ΔE = 3.651
RGB
rgb(179, 182, 207)
RGBA
rgba(179, 182, 207, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.315, g: 0.320, b: 0.364
RYB
red: 0.702%, yellow: 0.713%, blue: 0.812%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4999473 / 0xffb3b6cf
HSL
hsl(234, 23%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 23%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (233.571), saturation: 14% (0.135), value: 81% (0.812)
HSP
hue: 233.571, saturation: 13.527%, perceived brightness: 72.213%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.553, S: 31.553, L: 74.536
Cubehelix
H: -128.446, S: 0.231, L: 0.721
TSL
T: -2.687, S: 0.030, L: 0.721
CMYK
cyan: 14% (0.135), magenta: 12% (0.121), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.188)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 19% (0.188)
XYZ
X: 46.578, Y: 47.544, Z: 65.742
xyY
x: 0.291, y: 0.297, Y: 47.544
CIELab
L: 74.536, a: 3.958, b: -12.944
CIELuv
L: 74.536, u: -3.050, v: -20.540
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.536, C: 13.535, H: 287.005
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.536, C: 20.765, H: 261.553
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.952, a: -0.087, b: -8.263
CIECAM02
J: 66.585, C: 17.730, h: 269.977, Q: 160.768, M: 15.505, s: 31.055, H: 316.413
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.143, jaune: -2.345, green: 0.084
LMS
L: 43.881, M: 48.335, S: 65.437
YCbCr
Y: 174.017, Cb: 139.419, Cr: 124.908
YCgCo
Y: 187.500, Cg: -5.500, Co: 37.750
YDbDr
Y: 183.953, Db: 34.675, Dr: 9.424
YPbPr
Y: 183.161, Pb: 12.845, Pr: -2.650
xvYCC
Y: 173.303, Cb: 139.283, Cr: 125.672
YIQ
Y: 183.953, I: -9.819, Q: 7.144
YUV
Y: 183.953, U: 11.343, V: -4.345
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 0.832
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.658

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