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#b5b5cd Hex Color Code

#b5b5cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b5b5cd is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b5b5cd is comprised of 70.98% red, 70.98% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #b5b5cd has a hue of 240° (degrees), 19% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#b5b5cd linear gradient to complementary #c9cab8

  1. #b5b5cd
  2. #b9b8ca
  3. #bcbcc6
  4. #bfbfc3
  5. #c3c3bf
  6. #c6c6bc
  7. #c9cab8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9292a9
  2. #9e9eb5
  3. #a9a9c1
  4. #b5b5cd
  5. #c1c1d9
  6. #cdcde5
  7. #d9d9f2

Tints and Shades

#b5b5cd to white

  1. #b5b5cd
  2. #c1c1d5
  3. #cdcddd
  4. #dad9e6
  5. #e6e6ee
  6. #f2f2f7
  7. #ffffff

#b5b5cd to black

  1. #b5b5cd
  2. #9494a7
  3. #757583
  4. #575761
  5. #3a3a41
  6. #202023
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5926 - Madder Blue
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 0.414 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ DE 5933 - Winter Dusk
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Madder Blue / 1154
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 0.414 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  3. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 0.764 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Teresa's True Color / 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  4. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 0.764 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Teresa's True Color 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 0.838 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Spring Lilac / PPG1170-4
      #b1b3cb
      ΔE = 1.064 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Cosmic / PPG1171-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Spring Lilac / PPG1170-4
      #b1b3cb
      ΔE = 1.064 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Timeless Lilac / PPG1169-4
      #afb2c4
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 640C-3 Twilight Pearl
      #b9b6ce
      ΔE = 1.068 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. ★ Sweet Dreams EIC-34
      #b6b7c9
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  9. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7358-31 Tempo Guisto
      #b6b3ca
      ΔE = 1.084 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. ★ 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-41-3 Apparition
      #b7b6cb
      ΔE = 1.122 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. ★ 3-40-3 Lavender Water
      #b2b8cd
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  11. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Overcast / NP PB 1459 P
      #b8b4cb
      ΔE = 1.234 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. ★ Heather Ashes / NP PB 1455 P
      #b7b2c8
      ΔE = 1.807 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Spring Lilac / 345-4
      #b1b2cb
      ΔE = 1.236 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Wild Lilac / 344-4
      #bfb8ce
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  13. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Best of Times / 40B-3
      #b5b8cf
      ΔE = 1.288 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Funky Tone / 39B-3
      #b5bcd4
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  14. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7169 - Lilac Lake
      #b2b1cb
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. 7194 - Province
      #bab8ca
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  15. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 46/132
      #b0b1c9
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. ★ Marble Swirl 4
      #aeb0c8
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  16. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Jumpin' Jack Flash
      #aab3cb
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purple Freedom
      #b5b1c8
      ΔE = 1.710 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Dried Lavender
      #acaec9
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Paradise / KM3084-2
      #b1b7cf
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Violas / KM947-L
      #b6bbd3
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  19. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Orchid / 2069-50
      #b9bad3
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. ★ Blue Viola / 1424
      #adb4cb
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  20. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD362-2
      #b6b1c9
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4276 Foible 10RB 53/115
      #bbb7cc
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Jacob's Ladder 70BB 51/139
      #aeb7d0
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  22. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  23. Caparol

    1. ★ 77 3 300 / Amethyst 20
      #b4b0c8
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. 80 1 246 / Venato 50
      #b0b8cc
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  24. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R50B
      #bdb6ce
      ΔE = 2.264 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  25. Taubmans

    1. ★ Mulberry Bush / T12 38.D10
      #afb2c6
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. Periwinkle Bloom / T12 38.E3
      #adb7ce
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  26. KILZ

    1. ★ Gentle Spirit / B822
      #b9bbd5
      ΔE = 2.264 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  27. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #b7b8ca
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #b3bace
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  28. Sico

    1. ★ 6048-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  29. Sikkens

    1. V0.10.70
      #b7bbd5
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. V9.11.69
      #bbb5d3
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  30. Pantone / PMS

    1. 5295 C
      #b3b0c4
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. 536
      #abb0c7
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  31. Focoltone

    1. 4043
      #b4afc6
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  32. Beckers

    1. Sommardröm 739 / S 2010-R80B
      #bdb8cc
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  33. Olympic

    1. Wild Lilac B44-3
      #bab9cb
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  34. Resene

    1. Serendipity B80-026-266
      #b1b9d3
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Alaska B81-021-266
      #b2b9cd
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  35. Devoe Paint

    1. Precocious Purple / 90BB 46/132
      #b4b1c3
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  36. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6303
      #b4afcb
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 6051
      #bbbdd7
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  37. Brillux

    1. 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. 48.09.15
      #b4aec4
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  38. Diamond Vogel

    1. Violet Beauty / 1296
      #bdb4cb
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  39. Colortrend

    1. 1296
      #bdb4cb
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  40. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Brandy Flame 28-5
      #b5bbd7
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  41. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2010-R70B
      #b8b6c6
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  42. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-e2
      #b0b9d4
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  43. Bristol

    1. Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 46.2%

#b5b5cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b5b5cd foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #b5b5cd">…</p>

#b5b5cd background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #b5b5cd">…</p>

#b5b5cd shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b5b5cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11908557
Binary
10110101, 10110101, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#b5b5cd
LRV
≈ 47.3%
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 3.370
RGB
rgb(181, 181, 205)
RGBA
rgba(181, 181, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.319, g: 0.319, b: 0.362
RYB
red: 0.710%, yellow: 0.710%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4868659 / 0xffb5b5cd
HSL
hsl(240, 19%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 19%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 12% (0.117), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 11.707%, perceived brightness: 72.115%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 29.267, L: 74.368
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.211, L: 0.720
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.027, L: 0.721
CMYK
cyan: 12% (0.117), magenta: 12% (0.117), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 46.597, Y: 47.279, Z: 64.417
xyY
x: 0.294, y: 0.299, Y: 47.279
CIELab
L: 74.368, a: 4.738, b: -12.090
CIELuv
L: 74.368, u: -1.393, v: -19.310
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.368, C: 12.986, H: 291.400
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.368, C: 19.360, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.760, a: 0.636, b: -7.413
CIECAM02
J: 66.451, C: 16.625, h: 275.079, Q: 160.606, M: 14.538, s: 30.087, H: 319.242
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.140, jaune: -2.211, green: -0.082
LMS
L: 43.996, M: 47.863, S: 64.130
YCbCr
Y: 173.831, Cb: 138.536, Cr: 126.296
YCgCo
Y: 187.000, Cg: -6.000, Co: 39.250
YDbDr
Y: 183.736, Db: 31.992, Dr: 5.208
YPbPr
Y: 182.728, Pb: 12.000, Pr: -1.104
xvYCC
Y: 172.931, Cb: 138.541, Cr: 127.030
YIQ
Y: 183.736, I: -7.710, Q: 7.467
YUV
Y: 183.736, U: 10.466, V: -2.400
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 1.062
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.782

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