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#b4b9ca Hex Color Code

#b4b9ca Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b4b9ca is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b4b9ca is comprised of 70.59% red, 72.55% green and 79.22% blue. In the HSL color space #b4b9ca has a hue of 226° (degrees), 17% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.16 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9196a6
  2. #9ca1b2
  3. #a8adbe
  4. #b4b9ca
  5. #c0c5d6
  6. #ccd1e3
  7. #d8deef

Tints and Shades

#b4b9ca to white

  1. #b4b9ca
  2. #c0c4d3
  3. #cdd0db
  4. #d9dbe4
  5. #e6e7ed
  6. #f2f3f6
  7. #ffffff

#b4b9ca to black

  1. #b4b9ca
  2. #9397a5
  3. #747782
  4. #565860
  5. #3a3b40
  6. #202123
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Berger

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 0.630 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  2. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 0.630 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  3. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Favorite Things
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 0.630 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2106 UP
      #b3b9cc
      ΔE = 0.793 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ P 108-1 U
      #aeb7ca
      ΔE = 1.660 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  5. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Favorite Things / KM3092-1
      #b5bbca
      ΔE = 1.066 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Purpley Puff / KM3093-2
      #acb2c1
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  6. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #b3bace
      ΔE = 1.266 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #b7b8ca
      ΔE = 1.332 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  7. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Lavender Blue / 1438
      #b4bac8
      ΔE = 1.266 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Blue Viola / 1424
      #adb4cb
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  8. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 1.270 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10704
      #b2bac9
      ΔE = 1.298 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic / 544-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Timeless Lilac / 445-4
      #afb2c4
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Cosmic / PPG1171-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Timeless Lilac / PPG1169-4
      #afb2c4
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic / PPG1171-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Timeless Lilac / PPG1169-4
      #afb2c4
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  13. CIL

    1. ★ Mesmerize
      #b3b7c5
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. ★ City Song
      #bbbbca
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ Sweet Dreams EIC-34
      #b6b7c9
      ΔE = 1.393 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Noble Lavender FF84-2
      #b3b9c4
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  15. General Paint

    1. ★ Café Curtain / CL 2403W
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 1.421 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Marionette / CL 2392W
      #b3b8c2
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  16. Dulux

    1. ★ Midnight Iris 3
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 1.421 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. ★ 70BB 49/082
      #b2b7c4
      ΔE = 1.757 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Pansy Garden
      #b3bbcf
      ΔE = 1.484 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. ★ Faded Hydrangea
      #b4bdd1
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  18. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-3 Lavender Water
      #b2b8cd
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. 3-38-3 Wafted Feather
      #abb8cb
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  19. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Quantum Haze 70BB 50/110
      #afb5c8
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 4204 Peasant Blue 50BB 54/062
      #b6bcc6
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Spacious Sky / 1062
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. ★ Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.786 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  21. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. ★ DE 5933 - Winter Dusk
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.786 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Glacier Mist
      #b4bdcc
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Laura Grey X86R194D
      #adb3c1
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  23. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2010-R80B
      #b0b5c3
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. ★ S 2010-R70B
      #b8b6c6
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  24. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2bccb
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  25. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Favorite Things 7233
      #b2bccb
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  26. Sto

    1. ★ 34422
      #b1b9c6
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  27. Olympic

    1. ★ Wild Lilac B44-3
      #bab9cb
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Timeless Lilac C45-3
      #adb3c2
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  28. KILZ

    1. ★ Mystical Rome / B842
      #babed0
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  29. Bristol

    1. ★ Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  30. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. ★ 5195P Violet Dust
      #b6bfcf
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  31. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6104
      #acb6c8
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 6350
      #acb1c4
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  32. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 0 0 / Granit 50
      #bcbccc
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Biscaya / Biscaya F2
      #acb8cc
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  33. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Opal Lilac
      #b9bbc7
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  34. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7194 - Province
      #bab8ca
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 7226 - Violet Vista
      #b2bcd2
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  35. Sikkens

    1. T9.07.67
      #acb5c4
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  36. Clark+Kensington

    1. Best of Times / 40B-3
      #b5b8cf
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Funky Tone / 39B-3
      #b5bcd4
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  37. Nippon Paint

    1. Star Flower / NP PB 1510 P
      #acb9ca
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Choir Boys / NP N 1965 P
      #b9bfcb
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  38. Laura Ashley

    1. 1414 Water Hyacinth
      #b9c0d2
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
    2. 2-10 Dusty Lilac 1
      #bbb7c6
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  39. Volkswagen

    1. Diamond Silver
      #afb8c4
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  40. Teknos

    1. PR320
      #b5b9c3
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  41. Taubmans

    1. Mulberry Bush / T12 38.D10
      #afb2c6
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. Periwinkle Bloom / T12 38.E3
      #adb7ce
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  42. Devoe Paint

    1. Peace / 50BB 46/129
      #aab3c3
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  43. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  44. Tollens

    1. T2009-2
      #a9b5c8
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  45. Resene

    1. Icebreaker B79-023-257
      #a9b7c9
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Blue Haze V80-016-286
      #bdbace
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 50.4%

#b4b9ca HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b4b9ca foreground

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="color: #b4b9ca">…</p>

#b4b9ca background

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #b4b9ca">…</p>

#b4b9ca shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b4b9ca">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11844042
Binary
10110100, 10111001, 11001010
Hexadecimal
#b4b9ca
LRV
≈ 48.7%
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 1.911
RGB
rgb(180, 185, 202)
RGBA
rgba(180, 185, 202, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.317, g: 0.326, b: 0.356
RYB
red: 0.706%, yellow: 0.722%, blue: 0.792%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4933174 / 0xffb4b9ca
HSL
hsl(226, 17%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 17%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.364), saturation: 11% (0.109), value: 79% (0.792)
HSP
hue: 226.364, saturation: 10.891%, perceived brightness: 72.765%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.499, S: 22.727, L: 75.242
Cubehelix
H: -135.323, S: 0.173, L: 0.727
TSL
T: -2.374, S: 0.023, L: 0.727
CMYK
cyan: 11% (0.109), magenta: 8% (0.084), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.208)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.294), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 21% (0.208)
XYZ
X: 46.830, Y: 48.665, Z: 62.792
xyY
x: 0.296, y: 0.307, Y: 48.665
CIELab
L: 75.242, a: 1.623, b: -9.159
CIELuv
L: 75.242, u: -3.681, v: -14.233
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.242, C: 9.301, H: 280.051
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.242, C: 14.701, H: 255.499
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.760, a: -2.254, b: -4.535
CIECAM02
J: 67.413, C: 13.578, h: 261.653, Q: 161.764, M: 11.874, s: 27.093, H: 311.951
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.123, jaune: -1.690, green: 0.319
LMS
L: 45.026, M: 50.042, S: 62.552
YCbCr
Y: 175.296, Cb: 136.203, Cr: 124.598
YCgCo
Y: 188.000, Cg: -3.000, Co: 39.500
YDbDr
Y: 185.443, Db: 24.911, Dr: 10.354
YPbPr
Y: 185.159, Pb: 9.075, Pr: -3.282
xvYCC
Y: 175.019, Cb: 135.972, Cr: 125.117
YIQ
Y: 185.443, I: -8.440, Q: 4.232
YUV
Y: 185.443, U: 8.149, V: -4.775
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/4 ΔE = 2.656
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.506

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