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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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 0.701 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. ★ Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 1.728 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7444 C
      #b6b8dc
      ΔE = 0.962 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. ★ 270 C
      #b4b5df
      ΔE = 1.293 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 1.216 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. ★ Lillian / T57-4
      #b3b2d8
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  4. 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%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 2205
      #b0b8dc
      ΔE = 1.513 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. ★ 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  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. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Paparazzi / 40C-4
      #bab8da
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Purpleicious / 39D-2
      #b8bbe6
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  10. 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%
  11. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 2.075 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

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

    1. ★ Purple Possibility / 7160
      #b5b1d8
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  16. Sikkens

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

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

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

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  20. 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%
  21. 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%
  22. General Paint

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

    1. Periwinkle Bloom / B812
      #b3bad8
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  24. Behr

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

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#b3b6dc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b3b6dc foreground

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #b3b6dc">…</p>

#b3b6dc background

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #b3b6dc">…</p>

#b3b6dc shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<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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