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#b5b5ea Hex Color Code

#b5b5ea Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b5b5ea is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b5b5ea is comprised of 70.98% red, 70.98% green and 91.76% blue. In the HSL color space #b5b5ea has a hue of 240° (degrees), 56% saturation and 81% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#b5b5ea linear gradient to complementary #daddc2

  1. #b5b5ea
  2. #bcbce4
  3. #c3c2dd
  4. #c9c9d6
  5. #cfcfd0
  6. #d5d6c9
  7. #daddc2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9192c5
  2. #9d9dd1
  3. #a9a9dd
  4. #b5b5ea
  5. #c1c1f7
  6. #cecdff
  7. #dad9ff

Tones

  1. #b5b5ea
  2. #bab9e6
  3. #bfbee1
  4. #c3c2dd
  5. #c8c7d9
  6. #cccbd4
  7. #d0d0d0

Tints and Shades

#b5b5ea to white

  1. #b5b5ea
  2. #c2c1ee
  3. #cecdf1
  4. #dad9f5
  5. #e7e6f8
  6. #f3f2fc
  7. #ffffff

#b5b5ea to black

  1. #b5b5ea
  2. #9494bf
  3. #757595
  4. #57576e
  5. #3b3a49
  6. #202027
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Evening Moon B7-D2-3
      #b4b4ec
      ΔE = 0.764 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. ★ Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 1.717 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2705 U
      #b9b6e9
      ΔE = 0.969 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. 270 C
      #b4b5df
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 1.054 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 7 280 / Lavendel 55
      #b4b4e4
      ΔE = 1.286 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. ★ 43/02 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/02
      #b4b8f0
      ΔE = 1.403 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 1.487 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  6. Duron

    1. Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 45.4%

#b5b5ea HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b5b5ea foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #b5b5ea">…</p>

#b5b5ea background

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="background-color: #b5b5ea">…</p>

#b5b5ea shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b5b5ea">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11908586
Binary
10110101, 10110101, 11101010
Hexadecimal
#b5b5ea
LRV
≈ 48.8%
Closest short hex
#bbe ΔE = 2.185
RGB
rgb(181, 181, 234)
RGBA
rgba(181, 181, 234, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.304, g: 0.304, b: 0.393
RYB
red: 0.710%, yellow: 0.710%, blue: 0.918%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4868630 / 0xffb5b5ea
HSL
hsl(240, 56%, 81%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 56%, 81%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 23% (0.226), value: 92% (0.918)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 22.650%, perceived brightness: 73.647%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 68.657, L: 75.334
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.479, L: 0.733
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.056, L: 0.733
CMYK
cyan: 23% (0.226), magenta: 23% (0.226), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 8% (0.082)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 8% (0.082)
XYZ
X: 50.428, Y: 48.811, Z: 84.591
xyY
x: 0.274, y: 0.266, Y: 48.811
CIELab
L: 75.334, a: 11.095, b: -26.387
CIELuv
L: 75.334, u: -3.141, v: -43.533
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.334, C: 28.624, H: 292.805
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.334, C: 43.646, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.865, a: 6.575, b: -22.881
CIECAM02
J: 67.535, C: 32.028, h: 276.342, Q: 161.911, M: 28.008, s: 41.591, H: 319.954
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.210, jaune: -4.704, green: -0.440
LMS
L: 44.185, M: 47.892, S: 84.002
YCbCr
Y: 176.673, Cb: 151.267, Cr: 124.237
YCgCo
Y: 194.250, Cg: -13.250, Co: 32.000
YDbDr
Y: 187.042, Db: 70.649, Dr: 11.501
YPbPr
Y: 184.816, Pb: 26.500, Pr: -2.438
xvYCC
Y: 174.724, Cb: 151.278, Cr: 125.858
YIQ
Y: 187.042, I: -17.027, Q: 16.490
YUV
Y: 187.042, U: 23.110, V: -5.301
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 3.182
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 8.122

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