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#b5b5e1 Hex Color Code

#b5b5e1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b5b5e1 is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b5b5e1 is comprised of 70.98% red, 70.98% green and 88.24% blue. In the HSL color space #b5b5e1 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 42% saturation and 80% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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#b5b5e1 linear gradient to complementary #d6d8be

  1. #b5b5e1
  2. #bbbbdb
  3. #c1c1d6
  4. #c7c6d0
  5. #ccccca
  6. #d1d2c4
  7. #d6d8be

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9292bc
  2. #9d9ec8
  3. #a9a9d5
  4. #b5b5e1
  5. #c1c1ed
  6. #cdcdfa
  7. #dad9ff

Tones

  1. #b5b5e1
  2. #b9b9dd
  3. #bdbcda
  4. #c1c0d6
  5. #c4c4d2
  6. #c8c7cf
  7. #cbcbcb

Tints and Shades

#b5b5e1 to white

  1. #b5b5e1
  2. #c1c1e6
  3. #cecdeb
  4. #dad9f0
  5. #e6e6f5
  6. #f3f2fa
  7. #ffffff

#b5b5e1 to black

  1. #b5b5e1
  2. #9494b8
  3. #757590
  4. #57576a
  5. #3a3a46
  6. #202026
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 270 C
      #b4b5df
      ΔE = 0.610 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ 270 XGC
      #afb2d9
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 7 280 / Lavendel 55
      #b4b4e4
      ΔE = 1.079 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. ★ 80 6 270 / Aquarell 45
      #b0b4dc
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  3. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 1.402 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. White Owl P1-D2-3
      #bcb4e8
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  5. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  6. Duron

    1. ★ Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 1.938 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. ★ Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lillian / T57-4
      #b3b2d8
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  8. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Possibility / 7160
      #b5b1d8
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. Safe Haven R157D
      #acb1d9
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  12. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. Light Alcove / NP PB 1451 P
      #b3b3d5
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  14. Focoltone

    1. 5007
      #bab1d7
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 46.8%

#b5b5e1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b5b5e1 foreground

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #b5b5e1">…</p>

#b5b5e1 background

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="background-color: #b5b5e1">…</p>

#b5b5e1 shadow

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b5b5e1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11908577
Binary
10110101, 10110101, 11100001
Hexadecimal
#b5b5e1
LRV
≈ 48.3%
Closest short hex
#bbe ΔE = 2.917
RGB
rgb(181, 181, 225)
RGBA
rgba(181, 181, 225, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.308, g: 0.308, b: 0.383
RYB
red: 0.710%, yellow: 0.710%, blue: 0.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4868639 / 0xffb5b5e1
HSL
hsl(240, 42%, 80%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 42%, 80%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 20% (0.196), value: 88% (0.882)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 19.556%, perceived brightness: 73.153%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 55.961, L: 75.018
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.394, L: 0.729
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.047, L: 0.729
CMYK
cyan: 20% (0.196), magenta: 20% (0.196), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.118)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 12% (0.118)
XYZ
X: 49.167, Y: 48.307, Z: 77.953
xyY
x: 0.280, y: 0.275, Y: 48.307
CIELab
L: 75.018, a: 9.054, b: -21.990
CIELuv
L: 75.018, u: -2.594, v: -35.953
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.018, C: 23.782, H: 292.379
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.018, C: 36.047, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.503, a: 4.642, b: -17.846
CIECAM02
J: 67.183, C: 27.494, h: 276.282, Q: 161.488, M: 24.043, s: 38.585, H: 319.920
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.189, jaune: -3.930, green: -0.339
LMS
L: 44.123, M: 47.883, S: 77.464
YCbCr
Y: 175.791, Cb: 147.316, Cr: 124.876
YCgCo
Y: 192.000, Cg: -11.000, Co: 34.250
YDbDr
Y: 186.016, Db: 58.652, Dr: 9.548
YPbPr
Y: 184.168, Pb: 22.000, Pr: -2.024
xvYCC
Y: 174.168, Cb: 147.325, Cr: 126.222
YIQ
Y: 186.016, I: -14.136, Q: 13.690
YUV
Y: 186.016, U: 19.186, V: -4.400
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 1.840
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.596

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