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#b5b8dc Hex Color Code

#b5b8dc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b5b8dc is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b5b8dc is comprised of 70.98% red, 72.16% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #b5b8dc has a hue of 235° (degrees), 36% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.47 nm.

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#b5b8dc linear gradient to complementary #d4d4bd

  1. #b5b8dc
  2. #bbbdd7
  3. #c0c1d2
  4. #c6c6cd
  5. #cbcbc8
  6. #cfcfc2
  7. #d4d4bd

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9195b7
  2. #9da0c3
  3. #a9acd0
  4. #b5b8dc
  5. #c1c4e9
  6. #cdd0f5
  7. #daddff

Tones

  1. #b5b8dc
  2. #b9bbd9
  3. #bcbed6
  4. #bfc0d3
  5. #c3c3cf
  6. #c6c6cc
  7. #c9c9c9

Tints and Shades

#b5b8dc to white

  1. #b5b8dc
  2. #c1c4e2
  3. #cecfe8
  4. #dadbee
  5. #e6e7f3
  6. #f3f3f9
  7. #ffffff

#b5b8dc to black

  1. #b5b8dc
  2. #9497b4
  3. #75778d
  4. #575868
  5. #3a3b45
  6. #202025
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7444 C
      #b6b8dc
      ΔE = 0.273 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. ★ 270 C
      #b4b5df
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  2. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 1.190 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. ★ Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 1.346 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 1.347 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Lilac Sachet 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 1.347 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 2205
      #b0b8dc
      ΔE = 1.349 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. ★ 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 1.387 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. 1-39-3 Glissade
      #b4bcdb
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  7. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ Light Alcove / NP PB 1451 P
      #b3b3d5
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Canterbury Bells / T12 38.D2
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  9. General Paint

    1. ★ Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  10. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. 1268
      #bbc0e5
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  11. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Spoiled Rotten / 1268
      #bbc0e5
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  13. Behr

    1. ★ 620A-3 Rhapsody Lilac
      #b5bcdb
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. 630A-3 Weeping Wisteria
      #bfbcdb
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  14. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 3 / Sugared Lilac / 02RB 53/171
      #bdbbda
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  15. Brillux

    1. 51.15.12
      #bcbee4
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  16. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  17. Olympic

    1. Purple Passion A45-3
      #b5bddc
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  18. Sikkens

    1. V0.15.65
      #adb4d4
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. V9.11.69
      #bbb5d3
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. Ticklish
      #afbada
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Eye of Horace R169D
      #acb3d4
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  21. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  22. Dutch Boy

    1. Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Brandy Flame 28-5
      #b5bbd7
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Violetta 29-6
      #bfb8db
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  24. Bristol

    1. Canterbury Bells / P106-C3
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  25. CIL

    1. Lilac Bouquet
      #bfbbda
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  26. Homebase

    1. Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  27. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  28. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Possibility / 7160
      #b5b1d8
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  29. Vista Paint

    1. Berry Blush
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  30. Berger

    1. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  31. Scib Paints

    1. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  32. Coronado Paint

    1. 7209 - Peak Of Perfection
      #b8c0e2
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  33. Tollens

    1. T2097-1
      #bebfde
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 53.5%

#b5b8dc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b5b8dc foreground

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #b5b8dc">…</p>

#b5b8dc background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #b5b8dc">…</p>

#b5b8dc shadow

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b5b8dc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11909340
Binary
10110101, 10111000, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#b5b8dc
LRV
≈ 49.3%
Closest short hex
#bbd ΔE = 1.588
RGB
rgb(181, 184, 220)
RGBA
rgba(181, 184, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.309, g: 0.315, b: 0.376
RYB
red: 0.710%, yellow: 0.721%, blue: 0.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4867876 / 0xffb5b8dc
HSL
hsl(235, 36%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 36%, 79%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (235.385), saturation: 18% (0.177), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 235.385, saturation: 17.727%, perceived brightness: 73.561%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.953, S: 47.559, L: 75.620
Cubehelix
H: -126.856, S: 0.337, L: 0.734
TSL
T: -2.764, S: 0.041, L: 0.734
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.177), magenta: 16% (0.164), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 14% (0.137)
XYZ
X: 49.112, Y: 49.271, Z: 74.619
xyY
x: 0.284, y: 0.285, Y: 49.271
CIELab
L: 75.620, a: 6.310, b: -18.365
CIELuv
L: 75.620, u: -3.666, v: -29.658
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.620, C: 19.419, H: 288.962
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.620, C: 29.884, H: 262.953
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.194, a: 2.051, b: -13.893
CIECAM02
J: 67.871, C: 23.709, h: 272.327, Q: 162.312, M: 20.733, s: 35.740, H: 317.707
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.169, jaune: -3.285, green: -0.059
LMS
L: 45.038, M: 49.538, S: 74.198
YCbCr
Y: 176.813, Cb: 144.248, Cr: 124.127
YCgCo
Y: 192.250, Cg: -8.250, Co: 35.500
YDbDr
Y: 187.207, Db: 49.338, Dr: 11.811
YPbPr
Y: 185.953, Pb: 18.345, Pr: -3.156
xvYCC
Y: 175.701, Cb: 144.115, Cr: 125.228
YIQ
Y: 187.207, I: -13.353, Q: 10.566
YUV
Y: 187.207, U: 16.139, V: -5.445
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/6 ΔE = 1.832
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 5.259

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