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#b3c9cc Hex Color Code

#b3c9cc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b3c9cc is a light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #b3c9cc is comprised of 70.2% red, 78.82% green and 80% blue. In the HSL color space #b3c9cc has a hue of 187° (degrees), 20% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 488.99 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8ea3a6
  2. #9ab0b3
  3. #a6bcbf
  4. #b3c9cc
  5. #c0d6d9
  6. #cde3e6
  7. #daf0f3

Tints and Shades

#b3c9cc to white

  1. #b3c9cc
  2. #bfd2d4
  3. #ccdbdd
  4. #d9e4e5
  5. #e5edee
  6. #f2f6f6
  7. #ffffff

#b3c9cc to black

  1. #b3c9cc
  2. #93a4a7
  3. #748183
  4. #565f61
  5. #3a4041
  6. #202323
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Restful Retreat / 0497
      #b5c8ca
      ΔE = 0.870 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
    2. Country Sky / H040
      #becccc
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 58.5%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Misty Surf / 556-4
      #b4c7c9
      ΔE = 1.007 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Misty Rain / T12 43.C8
      #b6c8ca
      ΔE = 1.081 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
    2. ★ Castaway Isle / T10 47G-2
      #adc7c9
      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  4. Bristol

    1. ★ Misty Rain / P115-C2
      #b6c8ca
      ΔE = 1.081 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
    2. ★ Rainy Morn / P121-C3
      #afcacd
      ΔE = 1.262 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ 30BG 56/097
      #b1cbce
      ΔE = 1.103 / LRV ≈ 56.5%
    2. ★ Jewelled Creek 4
      #adc9cc
      ΔE = 1.569 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-33-2 Breaker
      #b7cace
      ΔE = 1.138 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
    2. 4-34-2 Dainty Touch
      #bfcccf
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 58.8%
  7. CIL

    1. ★ Falling Rain
      #b1cbcf
      ΔE = 1.155 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
    2. Mild Wind
      #b9c7cd
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
  8. Glidden

    1. ★ Misty Surf / PPG1034-4
      #b5c8c9
      ΔE = 1.177 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
    2. Sea Spray / 30BG 56/097
      #b3cbd3
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 57.0%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Misty Surf / PPG1034-4
      #b5c8c9
      ΔE = 1.177 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2010-B10G
      #b8cbce
      ΔE = 1.212 / LRV ≈ 57.4%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / S 2010-B
      #b5c9cf
      ΔE = 1.612 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Shale
      #b6cdd0
      ΔE = 1.397 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
    2. ★ Ocean Froth X108R204E
      #b6cdcf
      ΔE = 1.462 / LRV ≈ 58.1%
  12. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Tropical Wave / 9235
      #b2c9cf
      ΔE = 1.408 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Palo Alto 50BG 59/094
      #b1cad0
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
    2. ★ 4039 Falling Rain 30BG 56/097
      #abc7cb
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
  14. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7386 - Hatteras Haze
      #b3cdd1
      ΔE = 1.590 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
    2. 8267 - Quiet Sentiment
      #bcc9cc
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
  15. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7316-31 Sparkling Water
      #aec7c8
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. 7317-31 Blue Gust
      #b1c2c4
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  16. Sico

    1. ★ 6156-31 Sparkling Water
      #aec7c8
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. 6157-31 Georgetown Sandstone
      #bac9c7
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  17. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Billowy Breeze - 9055
      #afc7cd
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
    2. ★ Sleepy Blue - 6225
      #bccbce
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 57.9%
  18. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Blue Spruce / 1050
      #adc5c9
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
    2. Seaport / 1066
      #aecac8
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
  19. Olympic

    1. ★ Misty Surf C58-3
      #b5c6c7
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
  20. Caparol

    1. ★ 2623
      #b4cccc
      ΔE = 1.791 / LRV ≈ 57.2%
    2. 2423
      #b0c8d0
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
  21. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 3241P Lake Stone
      #b4c5c9
      ΔE = 1.795 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
    2. ★ 2242P Moonless
      #b6c9d0
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  22. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Lisbon Blue / RLVM279
      #bacbcf
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 57.7%
  23. California Paints

    1. ★ Appleton
      #b9cdce
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 58.4%
    2. DE 5744 - Misty Mountain
      #aecac8
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
  24. Behr

    1. ★ 530E-3 Sonata
      #b1c8cf
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
    2. Ventana ECAT-39
      #b5c4c5
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
  25. Brillux

    1. ★ 69.09.12
      #b2cad1
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
    2. ★ 66.06.12
      #b4c7ce
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
  26. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Porch Ceiling Blue C26
      #b0c9d0
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
    2. ★ Siamese Eyes B31
      #afcdcf
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
  27. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Viking Blue
      #afccce
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
    2. Warwick Blue
      #aeccd3
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 56.9%
  28. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Blue Hydrangea / 70BG 59/124
      #b5ced3
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 58.7%
    2. Blue Danube / 90BG 56/125
      #b2c8d0
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
  29. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 5513 C
      #abc7c9
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
    2. ★ 5523 C
      #b6cfd0
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 59.1%
  30. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS898
      #bbc9cb
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
    2. CAS882
      #b8c9c7
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  31. Levis

    1. ★ Atl Ombre D8
      #b8c7cc
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
    2. Subtle Aqua
      #b1ced5
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 58.3%
  32. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1510-B20G
      #b8cece
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 58.8%
    2. S 1510-B
      #bccbd1
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 58.0%
  33. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Airway 24-5
      #adc9d0
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
    2. Palace Dining Room Pearl-Blue Medium CW614
      #b9c5c9
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 54.5%
  34. Resene

    1. ★ Jungle Mist G80-014-201
      #b0c4c4
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  35. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Exotic Port / 7385
      #abc5cb
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
    2. Skys The Limit / 8274
      #b7c9d0
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 56.4%
  36. Ford

    1. Wedgewood Blue
      #acc7ce
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
    2. Light Aegean
      #bbccd3
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 58.5%
  37. Benjamin Moore

    1. Paradiso / 717
      #aac4c7
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. Intuition / CSP-610
      #b8cfd5
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 59.6%
  38. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5296
      #bbcdd2
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 58.9%
    2. 5297
      #aec6cf
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  39. Rodda Paint

    1. Skys The Limit 8274
      #b7c9d0
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 56.4%
    2. Hatteras Haze 7386
      #bad1d5
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 60.8%
  40. Tollens

    1. Fleur Bleue
      #b0c8d0
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
    2. T2179-6
      #b9c6c8
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  41. Peintures MF

    1. Ciel canadien
      #b4cfd4
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 59.1%
    2. Lugano
      #b4ccd5
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 57.7%
  42. Colortrend

    1. Tudor Ice
      #bac7c8
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
    2. Loire Valley
      #b1cbd4
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
  43. Dutch Boy

    1. Laguna Blue
      #b4cfd0
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 58.9%
    2. Metropolitan
      #b4cbd4
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 57.2%
  44. Dulux Australia

    1. Dewpoint / A324
      #b2cfd2
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 58.7%
  45. Homebase

    1. Duck Egg
      #aecdd2
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
    2. Duck Egg
      #afced3
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 58.0%
  46. Jotun

    1. 5225 / Sjøgløtt
      #bacfcf
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 59.6%
  47. Sikkens

    1. P9.05.75
      #bccece
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 59.3%
    2. N7.04.73
      #bacac8
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
  48. Beckers

    1. Isblå 784 / 1916-B49G
      #aec2c3
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  49. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15526
      #b4c5cc
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Federal Standard 25526
      #b7c6cd
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  50. TRUMATCH

    1. 25-e2
      #a9cacd
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
  51. General Paint

    1. Urchin / CL 3092W
      #bcccd2
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 58.5%
    2. Cavern / CL 3077N
      #bdc8ca
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 56.4%
  52. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10691
      #afccd4
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 57.1%
    2. CF10676
      #b5cac7
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
  53. Johnstone's Paint

    1. New Duck Egg
      #aeced0
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 57.7%
  54. 1829

    1. Swedish Blue
      #aec1c5
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  55. Disney

    1. DE2-3 Galactic Grey
      #bbc7c7
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  56. Crown Paint

    1. Stepping Stone
      #bdd0d3
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 60.6%
  57. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Stormhost Silver (Metal)
      #bbc6c9
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
  58. Albany Paint

    1. Fordingbridge
      #b5cad3
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
  59. Sto

    1. 35335
      #b0c4cc
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  60. Alcro

    1. Manet
      #b9cecc
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 58.8%
  61. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28013
      #a7c8cb
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
  62. Chrysler

    1. Satin Gray
      #b9ccd4
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 58.3%

#b3c9cc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b3c9cc foreground

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #b3c9cc">…</p>

#b3c9cc background

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #b3c9cc">…</p>

#b3c9cc shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b3c9cc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11782604
Binary
10110011, 11001001, 11001100
Hexadecimal
#b3c9cc
LRV
≈ 55.7%
Closest short hex
#bcc ΔE = 2.351
RGB
rgb(179, 201, 204)
RGBA
rgba(179, 201, 204, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.307, g: 0.344, b: 0.349
RYB
red: 0.702%, yellow: 0.748%, blue: 0.800%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4994612 / 0xffb3c9cc
HSL
hsl(187, 20%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(187, 20%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 187° (187.200), saturation: 12% (0.123), value: 80% (0.800)
HSP
hue: 187.200, saturation: 12.255%, perceived brightness: 76.486%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 202.492, S: 19.923, L: 79.452
Cubehelix
H: -180.871, S: 0.210, L: 0.764
TSL
T: -1.614, S: 0.039, L: 0.764
CMYK
cyan: 12% (0.123), magenta: 1% (0.015), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.200)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 21% (0.212), yellow: 20% (0.200)
XYZ
X: 50.374, Y: 55.716, Z: 65.215
xyY
x: 0.294, y: 0.325, Y: 55.716
CIELab
L: 79.452, a: -6.800, b: -4.016
CIELuv
L: 79.452, u: -11.954, v: -4.950
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 79.452, C: 7.897, H: 210.566
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 79.452, C: 12.938, H: 202.492
Hunter-Lab
L: 74.643, a: -10.163, b: 0.449
CIECAM02
J: 72.246, C: 13.823, h: 208.275, Q: 167.463, M: 12.088, s: 26.867, H: 264.360
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.087, jaune: -0.764, green: 1.507
LMS
L: 50.258, M: 59.532, S: 65.042
YCbCr
Y: 183.299, Cb: 132.573, Cr: 118.129
YCgCo
Y: 196.250, Cg: 4.750, Co: 38.500
YDbDr
Y: 194.764, Db: 13.899, Dr: 29.977
YPbPr
Y: 196.530, Pb: 4.030, Pr: -11.138
xvYCC
Y: 184.785, Cb: 131.540, Cr: 118.216
YIQ
Y: 194.764, I: -14.070, Q: -3.719
YUV
Y: 194.764, U: 4.547, V: -13.830
Munsell Color System
5B 8/2 ΔE = 2.851
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 10.989

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