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#b3b8e5 Hex Color Code

#b3b8e5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b3b8e5 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b3b8e5 is comprised of 70.2% red, 72.16% green and 89.8% blue. In the HSL color space #b3b8e5 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 49% saturation and 80% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.28 nm.

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#b3b8e5 linear gradient to complementary #d9d9bf

  1. #b3b8e5
  2. #babddf
  3. #c1c3d9
  4. #c8c8d2
  5. #cececc
  6. #d3d3c6
  7. #d9d9bf

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8f95c0
  2. #9ba0cc
  3. #a7acd8
  4. #b3b8e5
  5. #bfc4f2
  6. #ccd0fe
  7. #d8ddff

Tones

  1. #b3b8e5
  2. #b8bbe1
  3. #bcbfdd
  4. #c0c2d9
  5. #c4c5d4
  6. #c8c9d0
  7. #cccccc

Tints and Shades

#b3b8e5 to white

  1. #b3b8e5
  2. #c0c4e9
  3. #cdcfee
  4. #d9dbf2
  5. #e6e7f6
  6. #f2f3fb
  7. #ffffff

#b3b8e5 to black

  1. #b3b8e5
  2. #9397bb
  3. #747792
  4. #56586c
  5. #3a3b47
  6. #202026
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 0.863 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  2. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Purpleicious / 39D-2
      #b8bbe6
      ΔE = 1.357 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  3. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 1.372 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 270 C
      #b4b5df
      ΔE = 1.469 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. 7444 C
      #b6b8dc
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  5. Duron

    1. ★ Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 7 280 / Lavendel 55
      #b4b4e4
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. ★ 2255
      #b4b4dc
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 2.059 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  10. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  12. Glidden

    1. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  13. Taubmans

    1. Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Lillian / T57-4
      #b3b2d8
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  14. Nippon Paint

    1. Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  16. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  17. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Larkspur Bud / 1186
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  18. California Paints

    1. DE 5905 - Larkspur Bud
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  19. Brillux

    1. 51.15.12
      #bcbee4
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. Safe Haven R157D
      #acb1d9
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 45.2%

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#b3b8e5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b3b8e5 foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #b3b8e5">…</p>

#b3b8e5 background

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="background-color: #b3b8e5">…</p>

#b3b8e5 shadow

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b3b8e5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11778277
Binary
10110011, 10111000, 11100101
Hexadecimal
#b3b8e5
LRV
≈ 49.5%
Closest short hex
#bbe ΔE = 2.547
RGB
rgb(179, 184, 229)
RGBA
rgba(179, 184, 229, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.302, g: 0.311, b: 0.387
RYB
red: 0.702%, yellow: 0.720%, blue: 0.898%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4998939 / 0xffb3b8e5
HSL
hsl(234, 49%, 80%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 49%, 80%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (234.000), saturation: 22% (0.218), value: 90% (0.898)
HSP
hue: 234.000, saturation: 21.834%, perceived brightness: 73.817%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.136, S: 60.595, L: 75.774
Cubehelix
H: -128.065, S: 0.428, L: 0.735
TSL
T: -2.705, S: 0.051, L: 0.736
CMYK
cyan: 22% (0.218), magenta: 20% (0.197), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.102)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 10% (0.102)
XYZ
X: 49.870, Y: 49.521, Z: 81.045
xyY
x: 0.276, y: 0.274, Y: 49.521
CIELab
L: 75.774, a: 7.699, b: -23.021
CIELuv
L: 75.774, u: -5.178, v: -37.491
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.774, C: 24.275, H: 288.492
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.774, C: 37.847, H: 262.136
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.371, a: 3.349, b: -19.023
CIECAM02
J: 67.987, C: 28.712, h: 271.357, Q: 162.451, M: 25.108, s: 39.314, H: 317.171
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.190, jaune: -4.090, green: -0.050
LMS
L: 44.657, M: 49.467, S: 80.522
YCbCr
Y: 177.181, Cb: 148.495, Cr: 122.610
YCgCo
Y: 194.000, Cg: -10.000, Co: 32.250
YDbDr
Y: 187.635, Db: 62.235, Dr: 16.430
YPbPr
Y: 186.175, Pb: 23.075, Pr: -4.570
xvYCC
Y: 175.891, Cb: 148.270, Cr: 123.986
YIQ
Y: 187.635, I: -17.435, Q: 12.944
YUV
Y: 187.635, U: 20.357, V: -7.575
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 2.501
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.309

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