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#b3c9d9 Hex Color Code

#b3c9d9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b3c9d9 is a light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #b3c9d9 is comprised of 70.2% red, 78.82% green and 85.1% blue. In the HSL color space #b3c9d9 has a hue of 205° (degrees), 33% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.22 nm.

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#b3c9d9 linear gradient to complementary #d7c5b5

  1. #b3c9d9
  2. #bac8d3
  3. #c0c8cd
  4. #c6c7c7
  5. #ccc6c1
  6. #d2c6bb
  7. #d7c5b5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8ea3b2
  2. #9ab0bf
  3. #a6bccc
  4. #b3c9d9
  5. #c0d6e6
  6. #cde3f3
  7. #daf0ff

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#b3c9d9 to white

  1. #b3c9d9
  2. #c0d2df
  3. #ccdbe6
  4. #d9e4ec
  5. #e6edf2
  6. #f2f6f9
  7. #ffffff

#b3c9d9 to black

  1. #b3c9d9
  2. #93a4b1
  3. #74818b
  4. #565f66
  5. #3a4044
  6. #202325
  7. #000000

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  1. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Blissful Blue - 6527
      #b2c8d8
      ΔE = 0.361 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
    2. Vast Sky - 6506
      #a9c9d7
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BB 57/115
      #b4c9d8
      ΔE = 0.413 / LRV ≈ 56.4%
    2. ★ Luna Landscape 5
      #adc8d7
      ΔE = 1.632 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ S3.10.73
      #b3c9d8
      ΔE = 0.414 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
    2. ★ T8.10.73
      #b9c9db
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 57.2%
  4. California Paints

    1. ★ Electric Grid
      #b2cadb
      ΔE = 0.600 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
  5. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Bluestar B14
      #b4cbdc
      ΔE = 0.791 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
    2. Forget-me-not C27
      #b1cbd6
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 56.9%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 13-4308 TPG
      #b3c7d6
      ΔE = 0.822 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
    2. P 117-2 U
      #a9c6d6
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Ice Dance 27-5
      #b6cbdb
      ΔE = 0.833 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
    2. ★ Kitten's Yarn 26-6
      #accbdd
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 56.7%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Magnetic Man / T12 41.C4
      #b2cbdb
      ΔE = 0.928 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
    2. Lake Como / T12 40.B7
      #bccdd9
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
  9. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5225P Blue Thread
      #b6cad8
      ΔE = 0.938 / LRV ≈ 57.1%
    2. ★ 5235P Pale Morn Sky
      #afc6d7
      ΔE = 1.202 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  10. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Dancing in the Rain / 0644
      #afc7d7
      ΔE = 1.003 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
    2. ★ Blue Bayou / 0615
      #b8cde0
      ΔE = 2.061 / LRV ≈ 59.2%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Island Morning Blue / 90BG 56/106
      #b6c8d8
      ΔE = 1.061 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
    2. Tiny Brook Blue / 90BG 57/143
      #afc9df
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
  12. Colorhouse

    1. ★ Dream .03
      #b4cbd9
      ΔE = 1.124 / LRV ≈ 57.4%
  13. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Blue C30
      #b4cbd9
      ΔE = 1.124 / LRV ≈ 57.4%
    2. ★ Clear Blue C20
      #b3cade
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 57.1%
  14. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-36-3 Blue Buff
      #b1cbdd
      ΔE = 1.195 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
    2. 4-35-3 Windswept
      #aac5d4
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  15. Behr

    1. ★ Ocean Sky PPOC-39
      #b3cbd9
      ΔE = 1.235 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
    2. ★ Refreshing PPOC-26
      #bacad6
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
  16. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Well-worn Denim
      #b6c8d9
      ΔE = 1.250 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  17. CIL

    1. ★ Blue Danube
      #afc9d8
      ΔE = 1.258 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
    2. ★ Shadow of Doubt
      #b6c7d2
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
  18. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Quiet Refuge / 7306
      #b3ccdb
      ΔE = 1.304 / LRV ≈ 57.9%
    2. By The Bay / 7274
      #b8cfe4
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
  19. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Quiet Refuge 7306
      #b3ccdb
      ΔE = 1.304 / LRV ≈ 57.9%
    2. By The Bay 7274
      #b8cfe4
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
  20. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Quiet Refuge / KM3123-1
      #b2c7da
      ΔE = 1.450 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
    2. H20 / KM900-L
      #b3c5cf
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  21. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7298 - Sail Away
      #b4cddd
      ΔE = 1.458 / LRV ≈ 58.6%
    2. 7306 - Quiet Refuge
      #a7c4d6
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  22. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS938
      #b5c9dc
      ΔE = 1.484 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
    2. CAS922
      #afccd9
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ebb Tide
      #b8c9d6
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
    2. ★ Baby Boots X89R187E
      #bbcddb
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 59.3%
  24. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bleu viennois
      #b6c7d4
      ΔE = 1.556 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
    2. ★ Gel bleu
      #b8cee0
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 59.7%
  25. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2728
      #b3cbd8
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
    2. ★ Model Master 28011
      #b2cbd8
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 57.1%
  26. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Sea View / 836
      #aec7d5
      ΔE = 1.632 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. ★ Greenhow Blue / CW-655
      #adc8d5
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
  27. Focoltone

    1. ★ 4049
      #b5ccd9
      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 58.0%
    2. 1024
      #adc2cf
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  28. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.12.12
      #b2c6d9
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
    2. 60.09.12
      #bac7d4
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  29. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B32 Powder Blue
      #b6c8db
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 56.4%
  30. Olympic

    1. ★ Twinberry Blossom B48-2
      #b9cbdd
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
    2. Pageant Song D48-3
      #b4c3cf
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  31. 1829

    1. ★ Fresco Blue
      #abc8d9
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
  32. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10696
      #b9c8d5
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 56.4%
    2. CF10695
      #aec3d0
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  33. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0623
      #b8c8d4
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
    2. 0630
      #b6c7d0
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
  34. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2010-R80B
      #b8c8d4
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2010-R70B
      #bec9d6
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
  35. Sto

    1. ★ 35223
      #b2c6d2
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 54.5%
    2. 35314
      #b3cdd9
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 58.3%
  36. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7326-31 Silky Blue
      #b1c4d2
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  37. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Blue Saint / 9178
      #b8c7d4
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
    2. Water'S Edge / 8274
      #b6c7d0
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
  38. Berger

    1. ★ Quiet Refuge / 7306
      #aec6da
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
    2. Sail Away / 7298
      #b9cfe1
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
  39. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Quiet Refuge / 7306
      #aec6da
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
    2. Sail Away / 7298
      #b9cfe1
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
  40. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Quiet Refuge
      #aec6da
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
    2. Sail Away
      #b9cfe1
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
  41. Tikkurila

    1. ★ H436
      #b2cad6
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
    2. H435
      #bccede
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 60.1%
  42. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Sonata / PPG1157-3
      #abc8d8
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
    2. Constellation / PPG1155-4
      #bccedb
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 59.9%
  43. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Constellation / 550-4
      #bbcddc
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
    2. ★ Twinkle / 551-4
      #adc6d3
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  44. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 6-11 Pale Delphinium
      #aec8d5
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
    2. 1402 Chambray 2
      #accbdf
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
  45. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 C 33 - Porcelain blue / Pompadour
      #bbcddb
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 59.3%
  46. Ford

    1. ★ Light Silver Cloud
      #b8c7d3
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
    2. Silver Diamond Pearl
      #b4c2cf
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  47. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Tune / NP PB 1545 P
      #accbdd
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 56.7%
    2. Blue Wish / NP PB 1538 P
      #b5cee2
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
  48. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Vista Blue
      #adccde
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
    2. Pastel Blue
      #adc9e0
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  49. Chrysler

    1. ★ Ballet Blue
      #b3cedc
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 58.9%
    2. Light Blue
      #adc2d3
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  50. Dulux Australia

    1. Angora Blue / A369
      #b9c7d8
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
    2. Placid Blue / A366
      #b8cee2
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 59.8%
  51. Tollens

    1. TF253-2
      #b2c4d0
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
    2. Bleu polaire
      #bbd0dc
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 60.8%
  52. McCormick Paints

    1. Sail Away
      #b9cfe1
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
  53. ICI Paints

    1. Blue Silk 30BB 63/097
      #bdccdb
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 59.1%
    2. Always Blue 10BB 58/149
      #aac6db
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  54. Marston & Langinger

    1. Pebble
      #b4c4d0
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  55. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5290
      #bdccdc
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 59.2%
  56. Craig & Rose

    1. Russian Blue
      #b6cbd5
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
  57. KILZ

    1. Watery Blue / C771
      #a9c9d9
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
    2. Rain Reflection / B861
      #b4c6db
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
  58. Clark+Kensington

    1. Stormy Waters / 38C-3
      #bbc9db
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
    2. Dolphin Tail / 37B-2
      #bfcdda
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 59.8%
  59. Devoe Paint

    1. Tranquil Blue / 04BB 57/189
      #a9cadd
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
    2. Finnish Blue / 10BB 57/115
      #b8c8d1
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  60. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1515-R90B
      #b0c2d4
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. S 1515-B
      #abc6d2
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  61. Ralph Lauren

    1. Pale Orchid / RLVM280
      #b9c5d3
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  62. Caparol

    1. 85 3 220 / Arctis 25
      #bcd0e0
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 61.2%
  63. Volkswagen

    1. Windsor Blue
      #bcd0de
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 61.1%
  64. Resene

    1. Spindle B82-022-246
      #b3c4d8
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Pacify B83-017-252
      #bbc6d5
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  65. General Paint

    1. Ming / CL 2322W
      #bdced9
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 60.0%
  66. Albany Paint

    1. Fordingbridge
      #b5cad3
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
  67. Bristol

    1. Windmill Blue / P108-C2
      #b9d1e3
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 61.5%
  68. Duron

    1. Languid Blue
      #afc3ce
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 52.6%

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#b3c9d9 foreground

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11782617
Binary
10110011, 11001001, 11011001
Hexadecimal
#b3c9d9
LRV
≈ 56.4%
Closest short hex
#bcd ΔE = 2.101
RGB
rgb(179, 201, 217)
RGBA
rgba(179, 201, 217, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.300, g: 0.337, b: 0.363
RYB
red: 0.702%, yellow: 0.757%, blue: 0.851%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4994599 / 0xffb3c9d9
HSL
hsl(205, 33%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 33%, 78%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (205.263), saturation: 18% (0.175), value: 85% (0.851)
HSP
hue: 205.263, saturation: 17.512%, perceived brightness: 77.110%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 231.335, S: 32.072, L: 79.821
Cubehelix
H: -159.621, S: 0.303, L: 0.769
TSL
T: -2.061, S: 0.045, L: 0.770
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.175), magenta: 7% (0.074), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.149)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 21% (0.212), yellow: 15% (0.149)
XYZ
X: 51.998, Y: 56.366, Z: 73.772
xyY
x: 0.285, y: 0.309, Y: 56.366
CIELab
L: 79.821, a: -4.089, b: -10.451
CIELuv
L: 79.821, u: -12.382, v: -15.474
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 79.821, C: 11.223, H: 248.632
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 79.821, C: 19.818, H: 231.335
Hunter-Lab
L: 75.077, a: -7.756, b: -5.706
CIECAM02
J: 72.685, C: 18.386, h: 234.835, Q: 167.970, M: 16.078, s: 30.939, H: 296.916
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.118, jaune: -1.855, green: 1.310
LMS
L: 50.338, M: 59.544, S: 73.470
YCbCr
Y: 184.573, Cb: 138.280, Cr: 117.206
YCgCo
Y: 199.500, Cg: 1.500, Co: 35.250
YDbDr
Y: 196.246, Db: 31.228, Dr: 32.798
YPbPr
Y: 197.466, Pb: 10.530, Pr: -11.736
xvYCC
Y: 185.588, Cb: 137.250, Cr: 117.691
YIQ
Y: 196.246, I: -18.246, Q: 0.326
YUV
Y: 196.246, U: 10.215, V: -15.130
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 8/4 ΔE = 3.603
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 7.643

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