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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. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Dear Diary / NP PB 1475 P
      #b7badb
      ΔE = 1.089 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. ★ Light Alcove / NP PB 1451 P
      #b3b3d5
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  2. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 1.190 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Lined with Lilacs / KM3060-2
      #b3b1d0
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 1.347 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  4. 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%
  5. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Paparazzi / 40C-4
      #bab8da
      ΔE = 1.443 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Purpleicious / 39D-2
      #b8bbe6
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 6 270 / Aquarell 45
      #b0b4dc
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. ★ 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  7. General Paint

    1. ★ Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 270 C
      #b4b5df
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ 270 XGC
      #afb2d9
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  9. Diamond Vogel

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

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

    1. ★ 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  12. 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%
  13. KILZ

    1. ★ Periwinkle Bloom / B812
      #b3bad8
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  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. Crown Diamond

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

    1. Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  22. Taubmans

    1. Bridesmaid Dress / T12 37.E3
      #aeb1d8
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. French Lilac / T12 38.E1
      #acbadd
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  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. Glidden

    1. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  26. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  27. CIL

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

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

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

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

    1. Safe Haven R157D
      #acb1d9
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  32. Berger

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

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

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

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

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

#b5b8dc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b5b8dc foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #b5b8dc">…</p>

#b5b8dc background

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b5b8dc">…</p>

#b5b8dc shadow

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<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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