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#b5b8b8 Hex Color Code

#b5b8b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b5b8b8 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #b5b8b8 is comprised of 70.98% red, 72.16% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #b5b8b8 has a hue of 180° (degrees), 2% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 491.41 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #929595
  2. #9ea1a1
  3. #a9acac
  4. #b5b8b8
  5. #c1c4c4
  6. #cdd0d0
  7. #d9dcdc

Tints and Shades

#b5b8b8 to white

  1. #b5b8b8
  2. #c1c4c4
  3. #cdcfcf
  4. #d9dbdb
  5. #e6e7e7
  6. #f2f3f3
  7. #ffffff

#b5b8b8 to black

  1. #b5b8b8
  2. #949797
  3. #757777
  4. #575858
  5. #3a3b3b
  6. #202020
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Surrender N80-002-228
      #b5b7b7
      ΔE = 0.455 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Rakaia N80-002-054
      #bab7b5
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  2. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Colonial Revival Gray - 2832
      #b4b9b9
      ΔE = 0.730 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. ★ Online - 7072
      #b0b5b5
      ΔE = 1.440 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  3. Brillux

    1. ★ 99.00.21
      #b6b7b7
      ΔE = 0.734 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. ★ 78.01.12
      #b1b5b2
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  4. Flügger

    1. ★ Beton Grå (H 06)
      #b4b6b6
      ΔE = 0.745 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. ★ Neutral Grey 5 (IN-714)
      #b7b7b5
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  5. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1406
      #b3b7b6
      ΔE = 0.795 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Model Master 1453
      #bbbcbf
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Cool Gray 4 U
      #b7b8b9
      ΔE = 0.918 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Cool Gray 4 XGC
      #bebebd
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  7. Jedynka

    1. ★ Pd 1177
      #b3b6b5
      ΔE = 0.928 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. ★ Hamuszürke
      #b8bcbc
      ΔE = 1.431 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  8. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI047
      #b8bab9
      ΔE = 1.009 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  9. 1829

    1. ★ Nickel
      #b5b6b5
      ΔE = 1.074 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  10. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8290 - Prairie Smoke
      #b6b9b7
      ΔE = 1.101 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ 8250 - October Sky
      #b5b7ba
      ΔE = 1.649 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  11. Johnstone's Paint

    1. ★ Manhattan Grey
      #b4baba
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  12. Chrysler

    1. ★ Silver
      #b6babc
      ΔE = 1.308 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Gray
      #b9b7b4
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 21-g6
      #b1b5b4
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. 25-g5
      #b8bfc1
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  14. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Weathered Stone (9087)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  15. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Fortress Grey
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  16. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Pale Grey Blue (907)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  17. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Stonewall Grey (049)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  18. Rackham

    1. ★ Sharp Gray (43)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  19. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Polaris / RLUL216
      #b8babc
      ΔE = 1.420 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. ★ Willow / RLVM270
      #b9b8b6
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  20. Levis

    1. ★ Atl Denim B3
      #b2b8ba
      ΔE = 1.471 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Dolphin Touch
      #bebcba
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  21. Dulux

    1. ★ Grey Steel 2
      #babab9
      ΔE = 1.521 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Silent Steel
      #afb1b3
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  22. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 617X
      #b1b4b3
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. 0423 / Painter's gray
      #b1b3b0
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  23. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Seal
      #b9b9bb
      ΔE = 1.666 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Autumn Fog
      #bbbbbb
      ΔE = 1.699 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. ★ Woodlawn Silver Brook
      #bbbdbc
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  25. Homebase

    1. ★ Dove Grey
      #b4b9bc
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  26. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Sanctuary / 90BG 48/057
      #b1b9b9
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. ★ Swordplay / 30BB 45/049
      #b0b3b4
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  27. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Dot Com / KM3835-1
      #b2b9b7
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. ★ Light Gray / KM-011
      #b2b5b2
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  28. Olympic

    1. ★ Steel City D63-3
      #b1b8b6
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. Smoke Screen D56-3
      #acb5b7
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  29. Colortrend

    1. ★ 525
      #babdbd
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. 0518
      #b9babf
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  30. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Marseilles / 0525
      #babdbd
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Let It Rain / 0518
      #b9babf
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  31. Rolls Royce

    1. ★ Arctica White / 9520154
      #b0b8b9
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  32. Tollens

    1. ★ Gris falaise | EE205
      #b2babb
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. TF257-2
      #b1b2b0
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  33. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Wood Ash
      #bababc
      ΔE = 1.840 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  34. Setra Evo

    1. ★ Arktisweiss / KS 4272
      #afb6b5
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Arktisweiss / EVO 4272
      #aeb4b2
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  35. Dacia

    1. ★ Alb Alpin White / QNA
      #b2b6b3
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  36. Alcro

    1. ★ Silver
      #b1b3b4
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. ★ Varvinter
      #b4bcbd
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  37. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2250
      #b8babd
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  38. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #b5b6b3
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Silver
      #bebebe
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  39. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Prairie Smoke
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Zephyr
      #bbbab6
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  40. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Prairie Smoke / 8290
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Zephyr / 8306
      #bbbab6
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  41. Berger

    1. ★ Prairie Smoke / 8290
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Zephyr / 8306
      #bbbab6
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  42. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 36463
      #b1b3b2
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Federal Standard 36373
      #aeb1b2
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  43. Sikkens

    1. ★ SN.02.67
      #b1b7ba
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. ★ ON.00.69
      #bcbcbc
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  44. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Silent Night / 1613
      #b1b5b8
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. ★ Marina Gray / 1599
      #aeb4b4
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  45. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF11022
      #babcbe
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. CF10771
      #b5b3b4
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  46. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Weatherbell / NP N 1993 P
      #aeb4b4
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Gray Mystic / NP N 1986 P
      #adb2b5
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  47. Glidden

    1. ★ Stargazer / PPG1011-3
      #afb4b6
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Smoke Screen / PPG1038-4
      #adb6b9
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  48. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Colorbond® Shale Grey / O23
      #b4b5b2
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  49. Volvo

    1. ★ Athenian White / DMC-08F
      #afb5b3
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Arctic White / MB-147
      #b1b9bc
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  50. Audi

    1. ★ Apollo Silber Metallic / LY38
      #b2b9bc
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Lotusgrau Metallic / LX7Q
      #b4b2b1
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  51. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.997 #171
      #b4bcbb
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  52. Earthborn

    1. ★ Nellie
      #aeb6b7
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  53. Behr

    1. ★ Fairview Gray FF68-2
      #b9bdbf
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. 815 Pacific Fog
      #b9bab6
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  54. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Winter Sky / 8314
      #b2b9b6
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  55. Hummer

    1. ★ Athenian White / 40U
      #b1b8b5
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  56. General Paint

    1. ★ Sample Pot / CL 3083W
      #afb8b9
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. Sweatshirt / CL 3183M
      #afb1b1
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  57. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 41-8 Rag Rug
      #babebd
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  58. Little Greene

    1. ★ Bone China Blue Deep
      #b0b5b2
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  59. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Pashmina 8234
      #bbb8b8
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. October Sky 8250
      #bcbfc1
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  60. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Pashmina / 8234
      #bbb8b8
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. October Sky / 8250
      #bcbfc1
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  61. Beckers

    1. ★ Knop 509 / S 3000-N
      #b2b2b2
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. Klippa 508 / S 2500-N
      #bfbfbf
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  62. Bmc Sanayi

    1. ★ Arcticweiss / MB 9147
      #aeb6b8
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  63. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Cloudy Grey
      #afb6b9
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  64. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Silver Bullet / 1162
      #b6b5b8
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Crestline / 1144
      #b4bcbf
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  65. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6381 - Silver Bullet
      #b6b5b8
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. DE 6325 - Crestline
      #b4bcbf
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  66. Sigma

    1. Mineral Grey / FS225
      #b2b6b2
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Warm Red / 6329 B
      #b1b2b0
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  67. CIL

    1. Surreal Blue
      #b0b2b4
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Veil
      #bdbdbb
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  68. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2502-B
      #b5b3b2
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. S 2005-B
      #bcc0c1
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  69. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 4221P Quarry Pebble
      #b7bebf
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. 4215P Gray Cotton
      #acb5b8
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  70. Jotun

    1. 4456 / Idyll (Sil.em. Mellomgrå Base)
      #bdbebf
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. 5081 / Fabrikk
      #bbc0c0
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  71. LDV

    1. Ice White / N3NC
      #b6bebd
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  72. ICI Paints

    1. Thin Ice 30GG 53/023
      #b6bcb8
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Medici Grey 50BG 46/020
      #acb1b2
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  73. GM / General Motors

    1. Silver Gray
      #afb9bb
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. Mist Gray
      #adb4b7
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  74. Bristol

    1. Windsor / P223-N4
      #b1b4b0
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Silver Skates / P225-N3
      #b0b4b0
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  75. McCormick Paints

    1. 452 Flintstone
      #b4b2b1
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  76. Porter Paints

    1. Tempered Steel / 508-4
      #afb8b5
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Georgian Silver / 507-4
      #acb2b0
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  77. Taubmans

    1. Silver Skates / T12 8.D6
      #b0b4b0
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. Invisible / T171-4
      #afb6b2
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  78. Crown Diamond

    1. 7407-31 Brushed Steel
      #b0b3b7
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. 7404-31 Arctic Hare
      #abb4b5
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  79. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Nelson Archway Blue CW719
      #b5bcb8
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  80. Duron

    1. Magnetic Gray
      #b4b6b1
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  81. Caparol

    1. 75 3 110 / Jade 10
      #b0b8b4
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Schiefer 6
      #b0b0b0
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  82. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Smoke Screen / PPG1038-4
      #adb6b9
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Georgian Silver 507-4
      #acb2b0
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  83. AMC

    1. Seamist Gray
      #b9bab5
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  84. Mylands of London

    1. Silver
      #b8bdc1
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. Neutral White
      #b1b1af
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  85. Sico

    1. 6209-31 Arctic Hare
      #abb4b5
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  86. Fired Earth

    1. Key Chain
      #bfbebe
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  87. Crown Paint

    1. Arctic Grey
      #bfbdbc
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  88. Dutch Boy

    1. Empire State
      #adb1af
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 43.4%

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11909304
Binary
10110101, 10111000, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#b5b8b8
LRV
≈ 47.6%
Closest short hex
#bbb ΔE = 1.732
RGB
rgb(181, 184, 184)
RGBA
rgba(181, 184, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.330, g: 0.335, b: 0.335
RYB
red: 0.710%, yellow: 0.716%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4867912 / 0xffb5b8b8
HSL
hsl(180, 2%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(180, 2%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 180° (180.000), saturation: 2% (0.016), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 180.000, saturation: 1.630%, perceived brightness: 71.807%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 192.174, S: 2.933, L: 74.550
Cubehelix
H: -188.190, S: 0.024, L: 0.718
TSL
T: -1.489, S: 0.005, L: 0.718
CMYK
cyan: 2% (0.016), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 44.847, Y: 47.565, Z: 52.156
xyY
x: 0.310, y: 0.329, Y: 47.565
CIELab
L: 74.550, a: -1.046, b: -0.367
CIELuv
L: 74.550, u: -1.691, v: -0.365
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.550, C: 1.109, H: 199.319
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.550, C: 1.730, H: 192.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.968, a: -4.622, b: 3.439
CIECAM02
J: 66.646, C: 3.617, h: 204.338, Q: 160.841, M: 3.163, s: 14.023, H: 259.172
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.213, green: 0.462
LMS
L: 44.828, M: 49.506, S: 52.072
YCbCr
Y: 173.285, Cb: 128.444, Cr: 126.683
YCgCo
Y: 183.250, Cg: 0.750, Co: 44.500
YDbDr
Y: 183.103, Db: 1.350, Dr: 3.999
YPbPr
Y: 183.361, Pb: 0.345, Pr: -1.500
xvYCC
Y: 173.475, Cb: 128.303, Cr: 126.682
YIQ
Y: 183.103, I: -1.787, Q: -0.634
YUV
Y: 183.103, U: 0.443, V: -1.845
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/1 ΔE = 2.941
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 11.381

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