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#b3b8e3 Hex Color Code

#b3b8e3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b3b8e3 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b3b8e3 is comprised of 70.2% red, 72.16% green and 89.02% blue. In the HSL color space #b3b8e3 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 46% saturation and 80% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.48 nm.

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#b3b8e3 linear gradient to complementary #d8d8be

  1. #b3b8e3
  2. #babddd
  3. #c1c2d7
  4. #c7c8d1
  5. #cdcdcb
  6. #d3d3c4
  7. #d8d8be

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8f95be
  2. #9ba0ca
  3. #a7acd6
  4. #b3b8e3
  5. #bfc4f0
  6. #ccd0fc
  7. #d8ddff

Tones

  1. #b3b8e3
  2. #b7bbdf
  3. #bcbedb
  4. #c0c1d7
  5. #c4c5d3
  6. #c7c8cf
  7. #cbcbcb

Tints and Shades

#b3b8e3 to white

  1. #b3b8e3
  2. #c0c4e8
  3. #cdcfec
  4. #d9dbf1
  5. #e6e7f6
  6. #f2f3fa
  7. #ffffff

#b3b8e3 to black

  1. #b3b8e3
  2. #9397b9
  3. #747791
  4. #56586b
  5. #3a3b47
  6. #202026
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 0.931 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. ★ Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 270 C
      #b4b5df
      ΔE = 1.296 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ 7444 C
      #b6b8dc
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  3. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Purpleicious / 39D-2
      #b8bbe6
      ΔE = 1.331 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Paparazzi / 40C-4
      #bab8da
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 1.403 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 1.724 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  6. Duron

    1. ★ Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Lillian / T57-4
      #b3b2d8
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Roslyn'S Periwinkle Blue / 49BB 51/186
      #b0bce0
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 2205
      #b0b8dc
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  12. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Dear Diary / NP PB 1475 P
      #b7badb
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  16. Brillux

    1. 51.15.12
      #bcbee4
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  17. Diamond Vogel

    1. High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  18. Colortrend

    1. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Safe Haven R157D
      #acb1d9
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  20. California Paints

    1. DE 5905 - Larkspur Bud
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  21. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Larkspur Bud / 1186
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  22. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  23. Dutch Boy

    1. Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 46.8%

#b3b8e3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b3b8e3 foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #b3b8e3">…</p>

#b3b8e3 background

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

Schumann
<p style="background-color: #b3b8e3">…</p>

#b3b8e3 shadow

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b3b8e3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11778275
Binary
10110011, 10111000, 11100011
Hexadecimal
#b3b8e3
LRV
≈ 49.4%
Closest short hex
#bbe ΔE = 2.909
RGB
rgb(179, 184, 227)
RGBA
rgba(179, 184, 227, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.303, g: 0.312, b: 0.385
RYB
red: 0.702%, yellow: 0.720%, blue: 0.890%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4998941 / 0xffb3b8e3
HSL
hsl(234, 46%, 80%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 46%, 80%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (233.750), saturation: 21% (0.211), value: 89% (0.890)
HSP
hue: 233.750, saturation: 21.145%, perceived brightness: 73.709%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.942, S: 57.723, L: 75.706
Cubehelix
H: -128.287, S: 0.409, L: 0.734
TSL
T: -2.694, S: 0.049, L: 0.735
CMYK
cyan: 21% (0.211), magenta: 19% (0.189), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.110)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 11% (0.110)
XYZ
X: 49.593, Y: 49.410, Z: 79.582
xyY
x: 0.278, y: 0.277, Y: 49.410
CIELab
L: 75.706, a: 7.245, b: -22.043
CIELuv
L: 75.706, u: -5.070, v: -35.809
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.706, C: 23.203, H: 288.196
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.706, C: 36.166, H: 261.942
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.292, a: 2.924, b: -17.922
CIECAM02
J: 67.909, C: 27.696, h: 271.105, Q: 162.359, M: 24.220, s: 38.623, H: 317.032
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.186, jaune: -3.919, green: -0.027
LMS
L: 44.644, M: 49.465, S: 79.082
YCbCr
Y: 176.985, Cb: 147.617, Cr: 122.752
YCgCo
Y: 193.500, Cg: -9.500, Co: 32.750
YDbDr
Y: 187.407, Db: 59.569, Dr: 15.996
YPbPr
Y: 186.031, Pb: 22.075, Pr: -4.478
xvYCC
Y: 175.768, Cb: 147.391, Cr: 124.066
YIQ
Y: 187.407, I: -16.793, Q: 12.322
YUV
Y: 187.407, U: 19.485, V: -7.375
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 2.465
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.044

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