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#b3b6dc Hex Color Code

#b3b6dc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b3b6dc is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b3b6dc is comprised of 70.2% red, 71.37% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #b3b6dc has a hue of 236° (degrees), 37% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.3 nm.

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#b3b6dc linear gradient to complementary #d3d4bb

  1. #b3b6dc
  2. #b9bbd7
  3. #bfc0d1
  4. #c4c5cc
  5. #c9cac6
  6. #cecfc1
  7. #d3d4bb

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9093b8
  2. #9b9fc4
  3. #a7aad0
  4. #b3b6dc
  5. #bfc2e8
  6. #cbcef5
  7. #d7daff

Tones

  1. #b3b6dc
  2. #b7b9d9
  3. #babcd5
  4. #bebfd2
  5. #c1c2cf
  6. #c5c5cb
  7. #c8c8c8

Tints and Shades

#b3b6dc to white

  1. #b3b6dc
  2. #c0c2e2
  3. #cccee8
  4. #d9daee
  5. #e6e6f3
  6. #f2f3f9
  7. #ffffff

#b3b6dc to black

  1. #b3b6dc
  2. #9395b4
  3. #74758d
  4. #565768
  5. #3a3b45
  6. #202025
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 0.701 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Lined with Lilacs / KM3060-2
      #b3b1d0
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 6 270 / Aquarell 45
      #b0b4dc
      ΔE = 0.961 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. ★ 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 1.216 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. ★ Bridesmaid Dress / T12 37.E3
      #aeb1d8
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 270 C
      #b4b5df
      ΔE = 1.293 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ 270 XGC
      #afb2d9
      ΔE = 1.470 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  5. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 1.480 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ Light Alcove / NP PB 1451 P
      #b3b3d5
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  6. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 1.643 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  7. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 1.643 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 1.690 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Safe Haven R157D
      #acb1d9
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Eye of Horace R169D
      #acb3d4
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  10. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 2.075 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  12. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Possibility / 7160
      #b5b1d8
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  14. Sikkens

    1. V0.15.65
      #adb4d4
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  17. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  18. Plascon

    1. Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  20. Glidden

    1. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  21. General Paint

    1. Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  22. Behr

    1. 620A-3 Rhapsody Lilac
      #b5bcdb
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 50.9%

#b3b6dc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b3b6dc foreground

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #b3b6dc">…</p>

#b3b6dc background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b3b6dc">…</p>

#b3b6dc shadow

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b3b6dc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11777756
Binary
10110011, 10110110, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#b3b6dc
LRV
≈ 48.2%
Closest short hex
#bbd ΔE = 2.387
RGB
rgb(179, 182, 220)
RGBA
rgba(179, 182, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.308, g: 0.313, b: 0.379
RYB
red: 0.702%, yellow: 0.713%, blue: 0.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4999460 / 0xffb3b6dc
HSL
hsl(236, 37%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 37%, 78%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (235.610), saturation: 19% (0.186), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 235.610, saturation: 18.636%, perceived brightness: 72.884%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.126, S: 48.872, L: 74.955
Cubehelix
H: -126.663, S: 0.350, L: 0.727
TSL
T: -2.773, S: 0.043, L: 0.727
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.186), magenta: 17% (0.173), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 14% (0.137)
XYZ
X: 48.234, Y: 48.206, Z: 74.460
xyY
x: 0.282, y: 0.282, Y: 48.206
CIELab
L: 74.955, a: 6.771, b: -19.386
CIELuv
L: 74.955, u: -3.779, v: -31.348
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.955, C: 20.534, H: 289.252
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.955, C: 31.575, H: 263.126
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.431, a: 2.501, b: -14.983
CIECAM02
J: 67.057, C: 24.812, h: 272.606, Q: 161.337, M: 21.698, s: 36.672, H: 317.862
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.174, jaune: -3.462, green: -0.086
LMS
L: 43.963, M: 48.347, S: 74.024
YCbCr
Y: 175.291, Cb: 145.126, Cr: 123.985
YCgCo
Y: 190.750, Cg: -8.750, Co: 34.500
YDbDr
Y: 185.435, Db: 52.004, Dr: 12.245
YPbPr
Y: 184.097, Pb: 19.345, Pr: -3.248
xvYCC
Y: 174.107, Cb: 144.993, Cr: 125.147
YIQ
Y: 185.435, I: -13.995, Q: 11.189
YUV
Y: 185.435, U: 17.011, V: -5.645
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/6 ΔE = 1.287
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.026

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