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#b5b6ce Hex Color Code

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#b5b6ce Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b5b6ce is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b5b6ce is comprised of 70.98% red, 71.37% green and 80.78% blue. In the HSL color space #b5b6ce has a hue of 238° (degrees), 20% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.07 nm.

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#b5b6ce linear gradient to complementary #cbcbb9

  1. #b5b6ce
  2. #b9b9cb
  3. #bdbdc7
  4. #c1c0c4
  5. #c4c4c0
  6. #c8c7bd
  7. #cbcbb9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9293aa
  2. #9e9fb6
  3. #a9aac2
  4. #b5b6ce
  5. #c1c2da
  6. #cdcee7
  7. #d9daf3

Tints and Shades

#b5b6ce to white

  1. #b5b6ce
  2. #c1c2d6
  3. #cdcede
  4. #dadae6
  5. #e6e6ee
  6. #f2f3f7
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b5b6ce to black

  1. #b5b6ce
  2. #9495a8
  3. #757584
  4. #575762
  5. #3a3b41
  6. #202023
  7. #000000 / #000

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Exact Matching Paints

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 100-10 C
      #b7b7cf
      ΔE = 0.531 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. ★ 2106 U
      #b4bad1
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  2. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Best of Times / 40B-3
      #b5b8cf
      ΔE = 0.898 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Funky Tone / 39B-3
      #b5bcd4
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  3. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 0.938 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Province 7194
      #c0bfd0
      ΔE = 4.079 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  4. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 0.938 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Teresa's True Color / 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Spring Lilac / PPG1170-4
      #b1b3cb
      ΔE = 1.213 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 3.963 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ V3.10.66
      #b1b3ca
      ΔE = 1.288 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. W4.07.70
      #c5bccf
      ΔE = 4.506 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Paradise / KM3084-2
      #b1b7cf
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Favorite Things / KM3092-1
      #b5bbca
      ΔE = 3.797 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  8. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Overcast / NP PB 1459 P
      #b8b4cb
      ΔE = 1.559 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Hollywood Dream / NP N 1951 P
      #b0adc0
      ΔE = 3.747 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 1.676 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2020-R50B
      #bdb6ce
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 1.755 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. 5171P Plum Frost
      #c5bbce
      ΔE = 4.560 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Playful Purple / 1308
      #bfb9d5
      ΔE = 3.019 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  12. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7169 - Lilac Lake
      #b2b1cb
      ΔE = 1.883 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. 7152 - Teresa's True Color
      #baafcd
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  13. Wattyl

    1. ★ Milky Twilight / D55W
      #bcbad2
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. ★ Princess Satin / D65W
      #bab4ca
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  14. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4276 Foible 10RB 53/115
      #bbb7cc
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. 4297 Smooth Grape 30RB 53/117
      #c1b8cb
      ΔE = 3.764 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  15. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Pansy Garden
      #b3bbcf
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  16. Nerolac

    1. ★ Violaceous - 4216
      #b6b4c7
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Tiffany - 2333
      #a9aac5
      ΔE = 4.479 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  17. Taubmans

    1. ★ Old Mystic / T59-4
      #b0b1c7
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Maiden Mauve / T08 25-2
      #abb4c9
      ΔE = 3.021 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  18. Resene

    1. ★ Serendipity B80-026-266
      #b1b9d3
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Morepork B76-012-284
      #b8b5c2
      ΔE = 3.952 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  19. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD362-2
      #b6b1c9
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. DD414-1
      #aab8cf
      ΔE = 3.810 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  20. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-e2
      #b0b9d4
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 38-f1
      #bfb9d7
      ΔE = 3.408 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  21. Olympic

    1. Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Purplicious A43-3
      #c2bfd9
      ΔE = 3.884 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  22. Beckers

    1. Sommardröm 739 / S 2010-R80B
      #bdb8cc
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Skilla 779 / S 1515-B20G
      #b8c0d7
      ΔE = 3.751 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  23. California Paints

    1. DE 5912 - Glimmer
      #b7bdd6
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. DE 5954 - Soft Purple
      #c8bad4
      ΔE = 5.192 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  24. Sico

    1. 6048-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. 6172-41 Chopin
      #a9b1bf
      ΔE = 5.026 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  25. Earthpaint

    1. 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. 2-40-3 Floral Cascade
      #c4c3d8
      ΔE = 4.955 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
  26. Porter Paints

    1. Wild Lilac / 344-4
      #bfb8ce
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Ash Grove / 542-4
      #bab3bf
      ΔE = 4.939 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  27. Focoltone

    1. 4043
      #b4afc6
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  28. Matthews Paint

    1. Brewster Blue / 6785
      #bebdd3
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
    2. Gray Dawn / 5010
      #b3b7c6
      ΔE = 3.301 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  29. Scib Paints

    1. Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 3.200 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  30. Vista Paint

    1. Violet Vista
      #babed7
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. Province
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 3.627 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  31. Devoe Paint

    1. Precocious Purple / 90BB 46/132
      #b4b1c3
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Noteworthy / 90BB 53/129
      #c1bece
      ΔE = 4.240 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  32. Bristol

    1. Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Timeless Lilac / P101-C4
      #b1b1bb
      ΔE = 5.235 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  33. Jedynka

    1. Levendula Csokor
      #bfbbd6
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  34. Diamond Vogel

    1. Violet Beauty / 1296
      #bdb4cb
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Collensia / 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 3.403 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  35. CIL

    1. Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 3.007 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Margate Blue
      #aab4c2
      ΔE = 4.996 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  36. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6303
      #b4afcb
      ΔE = 3.031 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 6343
      #babdca
      ΔE = 4.418 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  37. Ralph Lauren

    1. Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 3.120 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  38. General Paint

    1. Café Curtain / CL 2403W
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 3.201 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Adventure / CL 2433W
      #bbc1dc
      ΔE = 4.074 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  39. Berger

    1. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 3.357 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. Hycent Haze / 7185
      #c2b9c7
      ΔE = 4.974 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  40. Colortrend

    1. 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 3.403 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. 1317
      #b3b2bc
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  41. Brillux

    1. 51.12.15
      #b0aecc
      ΔE = 3.439 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. 45.09.15
      #bbaec0
      ΔE = 5.224 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  42. KILZ

    1. Mystical Rome / B842
      #babed0
      ΔE = 3.446 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
    2. Silver Falls / B791
      #bbc3d5
      ΔE = 5.117 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  43. Benjamin Moore

    1. Oriental Iris / 1418
      #b5beda
      ΔE = 3.503 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. Crocus / 1404
      #b3abc9
      ΔE = 4.654 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  44. Behr

    1. Spacious Luxury PPOC-74
      #c0bcce
      ΔE = 3.504 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
    2. Subtle Grape PPKB-17
      #a8b3c5
      ΔE = 4.333 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  45. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 3.506 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. CF10474
      #c0b3d2
      ΔE = 4.700 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  46. Ford

    1. Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 3.639 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  47. GM / General Motors

    1. Firemist Blue
      #abb9d3
      ΔE = 3.668 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  48. Pascol

    1. MilkyMauve PZ7090
      #bfb6d4
      ΔE = 3.681 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  49. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2010-R80B
      #b0b5c3
      ΔE = 3.877 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. S 1515-R80B
      #b5c1d6
      ΔE = 4.692 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  50. Homebase

    1. Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 3.964 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  51. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 3.964 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  52. Asian Paints

    1. Reverie / 7051
      #b9b0cf
      ΔE = 3.992 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Daisy / 9137
      #b8b0c1
      ΔE = 4.043 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  53. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu Nuage / S06
      #b4bfdb
      ΔE = 3.999 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. Guadalupe / RSB28
      #adbedc
      ΔE = 5.006 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  54. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Wisteria - 6822
      #bdb4d4
      ΔE = 4.006 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 4.625 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  55. Chrysler

    1. Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 4.077 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  56. Glidden

    1. Lavender Phlox
      #b1abc5
      ΔE = 4.101 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Heather Purple
      #a6aac7
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  57. Laura Ashley

    1. 47-22 Story Book
      #abbad7
      ΔE = 4.105 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 2-11 Lilac Silk
      #c2becd
      ΔE = 4.603 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  58. Dulux

    1. 50BB 46/129
      #a7b4c9
      ΔE = 4.142 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. 10RB 49/062
      #b9b7c1
      ΔE = 4.861 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  59. Tollens

    1. T2097-1
      #bebfde
      ΔE = 4.187 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
    2. T2098-1
      #b4aac6
      ΔE = 4.942 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  60. Crayola

    1. Cadet Blue
      #a9b2c3
      ΔE = 4.252 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  61. Valspar Paint

    1. Courtyard Shadow
      #b8bac6
      ΔE = 4.283 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Blue Galaxy
      #b2c0db
      ΔE = 4.608 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  62. ECOS Paints

    1. Babbling Creek (0588)
      #abbbd4
      ΔE = 4.286 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Buffed Plum (1317)
      #b3b2bc
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  63. Kansai Paint

    1. Mystery
      #b3acbf
      ΔE = 4.355 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Opal Lilac
      #b9bbc7
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  64. Crown Diamond

    1. 7347-31 Amulet
      #c2b4cc
      ΔE = 4.480 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. 7350-31 Studio 54
      #c3c1dc
      ΔE = 4.518 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  65. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-42-3 Grey Monday
      #b2b1bd
      ΔE = 4.582 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. 5-43-3 Damask
      #bbb8c2
      ΔE = 4.983 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  66. Diamond Paint

    1. Sunrise
      #adbdd4
      ΔE = 4.586 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  67. Disney

    1. 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 4.593 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. 3A-30-2 Eeyore
      #abbcd0
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  68. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 35 - Blue
      #a5b5cc
      ΔE = 4.607 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  69. Sto

    1. 34422
      #b1b9c6
      ΔE = 4.612 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. 34114
      #bbb1bf
      ΔE = 5.101 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  70. Auro

    1. Mrs Wilmott's Ghost
      #b1afbc
      ΔE = 4.658 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  71. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C30
      #c6c0d9
      ΔE = 4.694 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
    2. Clear Purple A40
      #abbcdc
      ΔE = 5.022 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  72. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Violetta 29-6
      #bfb8db
      ΔE = 4.715 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Blue Star 28-7
      #a2aec5
      ΔE = 4.988 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  73. New Look

    1. Precious Orchid / F30-08
      #b3c1d9
      ΔE = 4.816 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  74. RAL

    1. RAL 290 70 10
      #a9aabd
      ΔE = 4.861 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. RAL 280 70 15
      #a2acc5
      ΔE = 5.043 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  75. Dulux Australia

    1. Soft Mauve / G83
      #afaebb
      ΔE = 4.877 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Mist / G81
      #b7c2d4
      ΔE = 5.185 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  76. Duron

    1. Aleutian
      #a3b2d1
      ΔE = 4.899 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. Mysterious Mauve
      #b3b0bb
      ΔE = 5.117 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  77. McCormick Paints

    1. Hyacinth Haze
      #c2b9c7
      ΔE = 4.974 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  78. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 5.019 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  79. Teknos

    1. PR320
      #b5b9c3
      ΔE = 5.022 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  80. Volkswagen

    1. Diamond Silver
      #afb8c4
      ΔE = 5.131 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  81. Caparol

    1. Atlas / Atlas F4
      #acb4c0
      ΔE = 5.178 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. 83 2 246 / Lago 30
      #bcc4d8
      ΔE = 5.187 / LRV ≈ 55.1%

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11908814
Binary
10110101, 10110110, 11001110
Hexadecimal
#b5b6ce
LRV
≈ 47.7%
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 3.205
RGB
rgb(181, 182, 206)
RGBA
rgba(181, 182, 206, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.318, g: 0.320, b: 0.362
RYB
red: 70.980%, yellow: 71.357%, blue: 80.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4868402 / 0xffb5b6ce
HSL
hsl(238, 20%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 20%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.600), saturation: 12% (0.121), value: 81% (0.808)
HSP
hue: 237.600, saturation: 12.136%, perceived brightness: 72.392%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.332, S: 29.887, L: 74.658
Cubehelix
H: -124.989, S: 0.216, L: 0.723
TSL
T: -2.855, S: 0.027, L: 0.723
CMYK
cyan: 12% (0.121), magenta: 12% (0.117), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.192)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 19% (0.192)
XYZ
X: 46.922, Y: 47.735, Z: 65.122
xyY
x: 0.294, y: 0.299, Y: 47.735
CIELab
L: 74.658, a: 4.403, b: -12.201
CIELuv
L: 74.658, u: -1.930, v: -19.442
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.658, C: 12.971, H: 289.843
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.658, C: 19.538, H: 264.332
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.091, a: 0.317, b: -7.521
CIECAM02
J: 66.779, C: 16.784, h: 273.216, Q: 161.001, M: 14.677, s: 30.193, H: 318.200
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.140, jaune: -2.226, green: -0.021
LMS
L: 44.316, M: 48.414, S: 64.831
YCbCr
Y: 174.433, Cb: 138.684, Cr: 125.857
YCoCg
Y: 187.750, Cg: -5.750, Co: 39.000
YDbDr
Y: 184.437, Db: 32.442, Dr: 6.541
YPbPr
Y: 183.515, Pb: 12.115, Pr: -1.604
xvYCC
Y: 173.607, Cb: 138.642, Cr: 126.591
YIQ
Y: 184.437, I: -8.306, Q: 7.256
YUV
Y: 184.437, U: 10.613, V: -3.015
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 1.061
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.553

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