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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 / #fff

#b3bcd9 to black

  1. #b3bcd9
  2. #939ab1
  3. #74798b
  4. #565a66
  5. #3a3c44
  6. #202125
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Ash Purple / NP PB 1494 P
      #b2bdd9
      ΔE = 0.716 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. September Rain / NP PB 1487 P
      #bdc3dd
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
  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. ★ Still Water PPOC-50
      #b3bdd4
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 2304
      #b0bcd8
      ΔE = 0.966 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. ★ 2355
      #b8c0dc
      ΔE = 1.552 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  8. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Forever Young / 39C-3
      #b3bed9
      ΔE = 1.077 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Best of Times / 40B-3
      #b5b8cf
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  9. General Paint

    1. ★ Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. ★ Adventure / CL 2433W
      #bbc1dc
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  10. Bristol

    1. ★ Canterbury Bells / P106-C3
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Purple Passion / P105-C4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Canterbury Bells / T12 38.D2
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Purple Passion / T12 37.D4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ticklish
      #afbada
      ΔE = 1.290 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. ★ Cincinnatian Hotel Olivia Blue
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  13. TRUMATCH

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

    1. ★ P 106-10 U
      #b3bdd6
      ΔE = 1.399 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. P 104-10 U
      #b4b6d1
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  15. Resene

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

    1. ★ Hazy Sky / 1184
      #b7bdd6
      ΔE = 1.479 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Prim Blue / 1221
      #b9c4de
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
  17. 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%
  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. V2.08.71
      #bdbfd6
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  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. Purple Paradise / KM3084-2
      #b1b7cf
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  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. 7209 - Peak Of Perfection
      #b8c0e2
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  26. Laura Ashley

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

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

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

    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. ICI Paints

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

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

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

    1. Firemist Blue
      #abb9d3
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  36. 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%
  37. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  38. Glidden

    1. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. Blue Stemware / 30BB 55/152
      #b4c3e0
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  39. Albany Paint

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

    1. Sky Blume / D77W
      #b3c1d9
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  41. New Look

    1. Precious Orchid / F30-08
      #b3c1d9
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  42. 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%
  43. Colortrend

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

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

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

    1. 2-38-3 Periwinkle Ice
      #a9b7d2
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  47. Peintures MF

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

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

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#b3bcd9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b3bcd9 foreground

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

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

#b3bcd9 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: #b3bcd9">…</p>

#b3bcd9 shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<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: 70.196%, yellow: 73.050%, blue: 85.098%
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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