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#b3b898 Hex Color Code

#b3b898 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b3b898 is a medium light shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #b3b898 is comprised of 70.2% red, 72.16% green and 59.61% blue. In the HSL color space #b3b898 has a hue of 69° (degrees), 18% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 568.08 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#b3b898 linear gradient to complementary #9591bf

  1. #b3b898
  2. #afb19f
  3. #ababa5
  4. #a6a4ac
  5. #a19eb2
  6. #9b97b9
  7. #9591bf

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #919677
  2. #9ca182
  3. #a7ac8d
  4. #b3b898
  5. #bfc4a3
  6. #cbd0af
  7. #d7dcbb

Tints and Shades

#b3b898 to white

  1. #b3b898
  2. #bfc4a9
  3. #cccfb9
  4. #d9dbca
  5. #e5e7dc
  6. #f2f3ed
  7. #ffffff

#b3b898 to black

  1. #b3b898
  2. #93977d
  3. #747763
  4. #56584a
  5. #3a3b32
  6. #20201c
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Urban Nature / AF-440
      #b2b697
      ΔE = 0.752 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. ★ Spring Has Sprung / CSP-835
      #b6b996
      ΔE = 1.225 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  2. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Plymouth Green - 2852
      #b1b695
      ΔE = 0.823 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. Majolica Green - 0013
      #aeb08f
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  3. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Spanish Moss / 7689
      #b6bb9c
      ΔE = 1.170 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. ★ Lambs Ear / 8417
      #b1b89e
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 22/18
      #b4b894
      ΔE = 1.278 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. 70 16 95 / Melisse 35
      #b0b48c
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ Dried Chervil ICC-105
      #b1b89c
      ΔE = 1.431 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. ★ Soft Green X-75
      #b6bd9c
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  6. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7689 - Spanish Moss
      #aeb694
      ΔE = 1.462 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. 8417 - Lambs Ear
      #abb296
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  7. Sto

    1. ★ 36433
      #b2b99d
      ΔE = 1.468 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. ★ 36422
      #babc9c
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  8. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 12 B 19 - Beige
      #b4b595
      ΔE = 1.481 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. ★ BS 2660 BS 5-059 - Sky
      #b3b69b
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Green Willow R264D
      #b0b592
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Sweet Clover X129R262D
      #aab896
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  10. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Pelican Hill / 26B-4
      #b6b894
      ΔE = 1.595 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. ★ New Story / 27B-4
      #b0bb9c
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  11. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Norwich Green / HL 4280-2
      #adb697
      ΔE = 1.651 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Woodland Waterfall / KM3901-2
      #acb39a
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  12. Colorhouse

    1. ★ Glass .03
      #b9ba99
      ΔE = 1.653 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  13. Designers Guild

    1. ★ Tuscan Olive
      #b1ba9d
      ΔE = 1.704 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  14. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7389-42 Mild Spring
      #b6bd9d
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. 7390-41 Japanese Garden
      #b6bda4
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  15. General Paint

    1. ★ Lovage / CL 1944M
      #b7b894
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Banner / CL 2024M
      #abb798
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 5793 XGC
      #b0b994
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. P 156-9 U
      #acb995
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  17. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 3010-G60Y
      #b2b69c
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Natural Green / S 3010-G50Y
      #acb59c
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  18. Fired Earth

    1. ★ Greenwich Green
      #b4b99f
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  19. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 7032 / Pebble grey
      #b8b799
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  20. Earthborn

    1. ★ Sunday Stroll
      #b5bc97
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  21. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Rosée de saule
      #b2b590
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. Vallon vert
      #aab598
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  22. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Chapel Hill
      #adb69a
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. Lush Greenery
      #acb499
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  23. Glidden

    1. ★ Hazy Sage
      #b2b396
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Celery Garden / 10GY 42/177
      #aab393
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  24. Disney

    1. ★ P3-2 Rabbit's Garden
      #aeb292
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  25. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Golden Shores / 7785
      #babd9a
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Spanish Moss / 7689
      #afbd9b
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  26. Berger

    1. ★ Golden Shores / 7785
      #babd9a
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Spanish Moss / 7689
      #afbd9b
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  27. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Golden Shores
      #babd9a
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Spanish Moss
      #afbd9b
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  28. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Rediscover / 0408
      #b8ba94
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. Green Glass / 0751
      #afbc96
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  29. Ford

    1. Natural Neutral
      #abb395
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Light Green
      #b5ba92
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  30. Laura Ashley

    1. 1009 Heath Green 3
      #afb790
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. 10-4 Silver Birch 2
      #bac09e
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  31. Flügger

    1. Summer Passing (IN-779)
      #b6b494
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. Klassisk ude: Grågrøn Mellem (No.100)
      #aab699
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  32. California Paints

    1. DE 6249 - Trinity Islands
      #b9b79b
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  33. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Trinity Islands / 1216
      #b9b79b
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  34. Porter Paints

    1. Bahia Grass / 310-4
      #b8bd97
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  35. Taubmans

    1. Light Sage / T12 54.D12
      #b2b295
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Highland Meadow / T10 58K-1
      #acb79d
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  36. Bristol

    1. Light Sage / P211-N4
      #b2b295
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Weeping Willow / P212-N4
      #b2bca1
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  37. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 24424
      #b3b69e
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Federal Standard 34424
      #b3b69f
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  38. Farrow & Ball

    1. Vert De Terre / 234
      #bbbe9f
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  39. Colortrend

    1. Cypress
      #b5b8a0
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. 0751
      #afbc96
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  40. TRUMATCH

    1. 17-e5
      #aeb68f
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  41. ICI Paints

    1. 3686 Woodland Mystery 90YY 52/138
      #bbba9e
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  42. Nippon Paint

    1. Green Living / NP BGG 1742 T
      #b6b690
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Sweet Escapade / NP BGG 1759 T
      #a9b295
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  43. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Bahia Grass / PPG1122-4
      #b9bd97
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  44. Sikkens

    1. J0.15.65
      #abb691
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  45. Beckers

    1. Grön vindruva 824 / S 3112-G55Y
      #acb99b
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  46. Focoltone

    1. 2210
      #bab79a
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  47. Tikkurila

    1. V384 / Canal
      #afbc9d
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  48. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-17-4 Serpentine
      #aeb18f
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  49. AMC

    1. Spring Green
      #bbb995
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  50. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Dried Hydrangea D15
      #b8bb93
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  51. Brillux

    1. 87.06.15
      #acb195
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  52. Little Greene

    1. Tracery II
      #b7b79f
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  53. Magnolia Home

    1. Seasonal / JG-51
      #afb196
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  54. Resene

    1. Aspiring G80-023-101
      #bbbba1
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  55. Earthpaint

    1. 5-17-3 Pistachio
      #bdbc9f
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  56. Sico

    1. 6168-41 Japanese Garden
      #b6bda4
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 49.0%

#b3b898 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b3b898 foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #b3b898">…</p>

#b3b898 background

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="background-color: #b3b898">…</p>

#b3b898 shadow

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b3b898">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11778200
Binary
10110011, 10111000, 10011000
Hexadecimal
#b3b898
LRV
≈ 46.1%
Closest short hex
#bb9 ΔE = 2.216
RGB
rgb(179, 184, 152)
RGBA
rgba(179, 184, 152, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.348, g: 0.357, b: 0.295
RYB
red: 0.596%, yellow: 0.722%, blue: 0.616%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4999016 / 0xffb3b898
HSL
hsl(69, 18%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(69, 18%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 69° (69.375), saturation: 17% (0.174), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 69.375, saturation: 17.391%, perceived brightness: 70.247%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 93.114, S: 28.387, L: 73.631
Cubehelix
H: -295.282, S: 0.257, L: 0.702
TSL
T: 1.093, S: 0.037, L: 0.701
CMYK
cyan: 3% (0.027), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 17% (0.174), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 40% (0.404)
XYZ
X: 41.398, Y: 46.132, Z: 36.423
xyY
x: 0.334, y: 0.372, Y: 46.132
CIELab
L: 73.631, a: -7.332, b: 15.700
CIELuv
L: 73.631, u: -1.269, v: 23.339
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.631, C: 17.328, H: 115.031
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.631, C: 23.373, H: 93.114
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.920, a: -10.064, b: 15.749
CIECAM02
J: 65.513, C: 15.261, h: 112.697, Q: 159.468, M: 13.345, s: 28.929, H: 138.610
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.000, jaune: 2.404, green: 1.133
LMS
L: 44.239, M: 49.404, S: 36.570
YCbCr
Y: 169.635, Cb: 114.692, Cr: 128.077
YCgCo
Y: 174.750, Cg: 9.250, Co: 51.500
YDbDr
Y: 178.857, Db: -40.406, Dr: -0.279
YPbPr
Y: 180.631, Pb: -15.425, Pr: -1.028
xvYCC
Y: 171.130, Cb: 114.450, Cr: 127.097
YIQ
Y: 178.857, I: 7.302, Q: -11.014
YUV
Y: 178.857, U: -13.215, V: 0.125
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 7/2 ΔE = 1.227
Brand Color
Zerply ΔE = 10.974

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