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#b3bcd9 Hex Color Code

#b3bcd9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b3bcd9 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b3bcd9 is comprised of 70.2% red, 73.73% green and 85.1% blue. In the HSL color space #b3bcd9 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 33% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.16 nm.

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#b3bcd9 linear gradient to complementary #d3ceb9

  1. #b3bcd9
  2. #b9bfd4
  3. #bfc2ce
  4. #c4c5c9
  5. #c9c8c4
  6. #cecbbe
  7. #d3ceb9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8f98b4
  2. #9ba4c0
  3. #a7b0cd
  4. #b3bcd9
  5. #bfc8e6
  6. #ccd5f2
  7. #d8e1ff

Tints and Shades

#b3bcd9 to white

  1. #b3bcd9
  2. #c0c7df
  3. #ccd2e6
  4. #d9ddec
  5. #e6e8f2
  6. #f2f4f9
  7. #ffffff

#b3bcd9 to black

  1. #b3bcd9
  2. #939ab1
  3. #74798b
  4. #565a66
  5. #3a3c44
  6. #202125
  7. #000000

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  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-3 Glissade
      #b4bcdb
      ΔE = 0.755 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  2. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Oriental Iris / 1418
      #b5beda
      ΔE = 0.776 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. Blue Orchid / 2069-50
      #b9bad3
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  3. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Brandy Flame 28-5
      #b5bbd7
      ΔE = 0.843 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Violet Hint 29-5
      #bebfd9
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  4. KILZ

    1. ★ Periwinkle Bloom / B812
      #b3bad8
      ΔE = 0.884 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. ★ Gentle Spirit / B822
      #b9bbd5
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  5. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Passion A45-3
      #b5bddc
      ΔE = 0.888 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ 620A-3 Rhapsody Lilac
      #b5bcdb
      ΔE = 0.934 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. ★ 610A-3 Lavender Sachet
      #b9bcd7
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 2304
      #b0bcd8
      ΔE = 0.966 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. 2205
      #b0b8dc
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  8. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Forever Young / 39C-3
      #b3bed9
      ΔE = 1.077 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Under the Sea / KIDCC-45
      #abbee0
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Trixie Bell / T08 23-2
      #b0bcdc
      ΔE = 1.133 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. Purple Passion / T12 37.D4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  10. General Paint

    1. ★ Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Strange Coincidence / CL 2383W
      #b4c2db
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  11. Bristol

    1. ★ Canterbury Bells / P106-C3
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Lilac Silk / P107-C3
      #acb9d0
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ticklish
      #afbada
      ΔE = 1.290 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Blue Gown
      #a9b6d5
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e2
      #b0b9d4
      ΔE = 1.315 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. ★ 37-e1
      #b8c1de
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
  14. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Frost / NP PB 1503 P
      #b0bcd6
      ΔE = 1.435 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  15. Resene

    1. ★ Serendipity B80-026-266
      #b1b9d3
      ΔE = 1.454 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  16. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5912 - Glimmer
      #b7bdd6
      ΔE = 1.479 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. DE 5898 - Prim Blue
      #b9c4de
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
  17. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Hazy Sky / 1184
      #b7bdd6
      ΔE = 1.479 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Prim Blue / 1221
      #b9c4de
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
  18. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 1.514 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  19. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.10.70
      #b7bbd5
      ΔE = 1.545 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. V0.15.65
      #adb4d4
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  20. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2020-R70B
      #abbbd3
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Violas / KM947-L
      #b6bbd3
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. Violet Vista / KM3083-1
      #babfd6
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  22. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7191P Faded Violet
      #b5bfd7
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  23. Tollens

    1. ★ T2008-1
      #abb9d7
      ΔE = 1.931 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. T2097-1
      #bebfde
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  24. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6063
      #adbad4
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. ★ 6051
      #bbbdd7
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7217 - Berry Blush
      #b2bfe1
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. 7226 - Violet Vista
      #b2bcd2
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  26. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 47-22 Story Book
      #abbad7
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  27. Berger

    1. ★ Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  28. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Violet Vista
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  29. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  30. CIL

    1. ★ Roslyn's Blue
      #acbddd
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  31. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple A40
      #abbcdc
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  32. Glidden

    1. ★ Roslyn'S Periwinkle Blue / 49BB 51/186
      #b0bce0
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  33. ICI Paints

    1. Jacob's Ladder 70BB 51/139
      #aeb7d0
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  34. Devoe Paint

    1. Roslyn's Blue / 49BB 51/186
      #aebdd6
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  35. Beckers

    1. Skilla 779 / S 1515-B20G
      #b8c0d7
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  36. GM / General Motors

    1. Firemist Blue
      #abb9d3
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  37. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-3 Light Grape
      #b8c3e2
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
    2. 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #b3bace
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  38. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  39. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  40. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 106-3 C
      #a8badb
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. 7451 UP
      #a7b9db
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  41. Diamond Vogel

    1. Babbling Creek / 0588
      #abbbd4
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Sail into the Horizon / 0595
      #a9bddd
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  42. Colortrend

    1. 0588
      #abbbd4
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 0595
      #a9bddd
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  43. Porter Paints

    1. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  44. Dulux

    1. Lilac Heather 3
      #bcbed5
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
    2. 49BB 51/186
      #aabedc
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  45. Peintures MF

    1. CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  46. Dutch Boy

    1. Daring Lavender
      #bebfd8
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
    2. Faded Hydrangea
      #b4bdd1
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 50.7%

#b3bcd9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b3bcd9 foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #b3bcd9">…</p>

#b3bcd9 background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #b3bcd9">…</p>

#b3bcd9 shadow

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b3bcd9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11779289
Binary
10110011, 10111100, 11011001
Hexadecimal
#b3bcd9
LRV
≈ 50.6%
Closest short hex
#abd ΔE = 2.341
RGB
rgb(179, 188, 217)
RGBA
rgba(179, 188, 217, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.307, g: 0.322, b: 0.372
RYB
red: 0.702%, yellow: 0.730%, blue: 0.851%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4997927 / 0xffb3bcd9
HSL
hsl(226, 33%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 33%, 78%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.789), saturation: 18% (0.175), value: 85% (0.851)
HSP
hue: 225.789, saturation: 17.512%, perceived brightness: 74.091%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.488, S: 41.354, L: 76.411
Cubehelix
H: -135.908, S: 0.306, L: 0.739
TSL
T: -2.349, S: 0.039, L: 0.740
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.175), magenta: 13% (0.134), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.149)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 26% (0.263), yellow: 15% (0.149)
XYZ
X: 49.095, Y: 50.559, Z: 72.804
xyY
x: 0.285, y: 0.293, Y: 50.559
CIELab
L: 76.411, a: 2.853, b: -15.560
CIELuv
L: 76.411, u: -6.374, v: -24.625
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.411, C: 15.819, H: 280.392
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.411, C: 25.437, H: 255.488
Hunter-Lab
L: 71.105, a: -1.187, b: -10.934
CIECAM02
J: 68.722, C: 21.104, h: 262.722, Q: 163.327, M: 18.455, s: 33.615, H: 312.513
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.151, jaune: -2.775, green: 0.387
LMS
L: 45.874, M: 51.725, S: 72.431
YCbCr
Y: 178.021, Cb: 142.063, Cr: 121.990
YCgCo
Y: 193.000, Cg: -5.000, Co: 35.250
YDbDr
Y: 188.615, Db: 42.707, Dr: 18.290
YPbPr
Y: 188.171, Pb: 15.535, Pr: -5.834
xvYCC
Y: 177.606, Cb: 141.646, Cr: 122.875
YIQ
Y: 188.615, I: -14.678, Q: 7.120
YUV
Y: 188.615, U: 13.970, V: -8.435
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 3.306
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 5.330

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