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#b4b8cd Hex Color Code

#b4b8cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b4b8cd is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b4b8cd is comprised of 70.59% red, 72.16% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #b4b8cd has a hue of 230° (degrees), 20% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.88 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#b4b8cd linear gradient to complementary #cac8b7

  1. #b4b8cd
  2. #b8bbc9
  3. #bcbdc6
  4. #c0c0c2
  5. #c3c3be
  6. #c7c5bb
  7. #cac8b7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9195a9
  2. #9ca0b5
  3. #a8acc1
  4. #b4b8cd
  5. #c0c4d9
  6. #ccd0e6
  7. #d8dcf2

Tints and Shades

#b4b8cd to white

  1. #b4b8cd
  2. #c0c4d5
  3. #cdcfdd
  4. #d9dbe6
  5. #e6e7ee
  6. #f2f3f7
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b4b8cd to black

  1. #b4b8cd
  2. #9397a7
  3. #747783
  4. #565861
  5. #3a3b41
  6. #202023
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-3 Lavender Water
      #b2b8cd
      ΔE = 0.612 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. 3-38-3 Wafted Feather
      #abb8cb
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  2. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Best of Times / 40B-3
      #b5b8cf
      ΔE = 0.816 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ Funky Tone / 39B-3
      #b5bcd4
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Alaska B81-021-266
      #b2b9cd
      ΔE = 1.015 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Blue Haze V80-016-286
      #bdbace
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2106 U
      #b4bad1
      ΔE = 1.076 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. ★ 2106 C
      #b1b5ce
      ΔE = 1.762 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  5. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #b3bace
      ΔE = 1.118 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #b7b8ca
      ΔE = 1.353 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  6. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Paradise / KM3084-2
      #b1b7cf
      ΔE = 1.251 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Violet Vista / KM3083-1
      #babfd6
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  7. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 1.317 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 1 246 / Venato 50
      #b0b8cc
      ΔE = 1.329 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. ★ 80 2 260 / Lazur 20
      #b4bcd0
      ΔE = 1.722 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  9. Behr

    1. ★ Sweet Dreams EIC-34
      #b6b7c9
      ΔE = 1.360 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. ★ Still Water PPOC-50
      #b3bdd4
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. ★ Madder Blue / 1154
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 1.526 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5933 - Winter Dusk
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. ★ DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 1.387 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. 7191P Faded Violet
      #b5bfd7
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic / PPG1171-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 1.441 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Sailor Boy / PPG1164-4
      #aebbd0
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Pansy Garden
      #b3bbcf
      ΔE = 1.505 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  15. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.10.70
      #b6bbd3
      ΔE = 1.539 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. ★ V3.10.66
      #b1b3ca
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  16. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 1.619 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Quantum Haze 70BB 50/110
      #afb5c8
      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 4276 Foible 10RB 53/115
      #bbb7cc
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  18. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  19. Berger

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  20. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Favorite Things
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Violet Vista
      #babed7
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  21. Olympic

    1. ★ Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. ★ Wild Lilac B44-3
      #bab9cb
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  22. Taubmans

    1. ★ Periwinkle Bloom / T12 38.E3
      #adb7ce
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Purple Passion / T12 37.D4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Mountain High R182D
      #adb4cb
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Cincinnatian Hotel Olivia Blue
      #babed7
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  24. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Viola / 1424
      #adb4cb
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Lavender Blue / 1438
      #b4bac8
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  25. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. DD414-1
      #aab8cf
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  26. Tollens

    1. ★ T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  27. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7226 - Violet Vista
      #b2bcd2
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. ★ 7194 - Province
      #bab8ca
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  28. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  29. General Paint

    1. Café Curtain / CL 2403W
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  30. Bristol

    1. Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Lilac Silk / P107-C3
      #acb9d0
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  31. KILZ

    1. Gentle Spirit / B822
      #b9bbd5
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. Mystical Rome / B842
      #babed0
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  32. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-e2
      #b0b9d4
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  33. Wattyl

    1. Milky Twilight / D55W
      #bcbad2
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  34. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  35. Rodda Paint

    1. Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  36. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2010-R70B
      #b8b6c6
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. S 2010-R80B
      #b0b5c3
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  37. Dulux

    1. Lilac Heather 3
      #bcbed5
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
    2. 90BB 46/132
      #b0b1c9
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  38. Porter Paints

    1. Sailor Boy / 547-4
      #adbad0
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Blue Beard / 546-4
      #adb4c4
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  39. CIL

    1. Mesmerize
      #b3b7c5
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  40. Glidden

    1. Sailor Boy / PPG1164-4
      #aebbd0
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Violet Blush
      #bcbdcc
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  41. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10704
      #b2bac9
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  42. Nippon Paint

    1. Overcast / NP PB 1459 P
      #b8b4cb
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Lilac Frost / NP PB 1503 P
      #b0bcd6
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  43. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Brandy Flame 28-5
      #b5bbd7
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  44. Beckers

    1. Midsommarnatt 756 / S 1908-B
      #bebed3
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. Sommardröm 739 / S 2010-R80B
      #bdb8cc
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  45. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6350
      #acb1c4
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. 6051
      #bbbdd7
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  46. Devoe Paint

    1. Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 52.6%

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#b4b8cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b4b8cd foreground

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #b4b8cd">…</p>

#b4b8cd background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b4b8cd">…</p>

#b4b8cd shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b4b8cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11843789
Binary
10110100, 10111000, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#b4b8cd
LRV
≈ 48.4%
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 2.311
RGB
rgb(180, 184, 205)
RGBA
rgba(180, 184, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.316, g: 0.323, b: 0.360
RYB
red: 70.588%, yellow: 71.941%, blue: 80.392%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4933427 / 0xffb4b8cd
HSL
hsl(230, 20%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 20%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.400), saturation: 12% (0.122), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 230.400, saturation: 12.195%, perceived brightness: 72.683%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.051, S: 27.392, L: 75.071
Cubehelix
H: -131.363, S: 0.203, L: 0.726
TSL
T: -2.550, S: 0.026, L: 0.726
CMYK
cyan: 12% (0.122), magenta: 10% (0.102), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.294), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 46.980, Y: 48.392, Z: 64.611
xyY
x: 0.294, y: 0.302, Y: 48.392
CIELab
L: 75.071, a: 2.783, b: -11.046
CIELuv
L: 75.071, u: -3.361, v: -17.375
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.071, C: 11.392, H: 284.141
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.071, C: 17.697, H: 259.051
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.564, a: -1.187, b: -6.374
CIECAM02
J: 67.219, C: 15.640, h: 266.481, Q: 161.532, M: 13.677, s: 29.099, H: 314.516
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.133, jaune: -2.016, green: 0.201
LMS
L: 44.723, M: 49.484, S: 64.338
YCbCr
Y: 175.086, Cb: 137.811, Cr: 124.753
YCgCo
Y: 188.250, Cg: -4.250, Co: 38.750
YDbDr
Y: 185.198, Db: 29.793, Dr: 9.889
YPbPr
Y: 184.660, Pb: 10.960, Pr: -2.966
xvYCC
Y: 174.590, Cb: 137.628, Cr: 125.395
YIQ
Y: 185.198, I: -9.129, Q: 5.688
YUV
Y: 185.198, U: 9.746, V: -4.560
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 1.723
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.815

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