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#b5b8e2 Hex Color Code

#b5b8e2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b5b8e2 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b5b8e2 is comprised of 70.98% red, 72.16% green and 88.63% blue. In the HSL color space #b5b8e2 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 44% saturation and 80% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.01 nm.

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#b5b8e2 linear gradient to complementary #d7d8bf

  1. #b5b8e2
  2. #bbbddc
  3. #c2c3d7
  4. #c7c8d1
  5. #cdcdcb
  6. #d2d3c5
  7. #d7d8bf

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9195bd
  2. #9da0c9
  3. #a9acd5
  4. #b5b8e2
  5. #c1c4ef
  6. #ced0fb
  7. #daddff

Tones

  1. #b5b8e2
  2. #b9bbde
  3. #bdbfdb
  4. #c1c2d7
  5. #c5c5d3
  6. #c8c9d0
  7. #cccccc

Tints and Shades

#b5b8e2 to white

  1. #b5b8e2
  2. #c1c4e7
  3. #cecfec
  4. #dadbf1
  5. #e6e7f5
  6. #f3f3fa
  7. #ffffff

#b5b8e2 to black

  1. #b5b8e2
  2. #9497b8
  3. #757790
  4. #57586a
  5. #3a3b47
  6. #202026
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 0.680 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. ★ Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 270 C
      #b4b5df
      ΔE = 1.074 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ 7444 C
      #b6b8dc
      ΔE = 1.607 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  3. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Purpleicious / 39D-2
      #b8bbe6
      ΔE = 1.151 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Paparazzi / 40C-4
      #bab8da
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 1.605 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  5. Duron

    1. ★ Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Lillian / T57-4
      #b3b2d8
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 2205
      #b0b8dc
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  10. Nippon Paint

    1. Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Light Alcove / NP PB 1451 P
      #b3b3d5
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  11. Brillux

    1. 51.15.12
      #bcbee4
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  12. Glidden

    1. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  13. Resene

    1. Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  16. Colortrend

    1. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  17. Diamond Vogel

    1. High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  18. Earthpaint

    1. 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  19. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Possibility / 7160
      #b5b1d8
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. Safe Haven R157D
      #acb1d9
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  22. California Paints

    1. DE 5905 - Larkspur Bud
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  23. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Larkspur Bud / 1186
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  24. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  25. Vista Paint

    1. Berry Blush
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  26. Berger

    1. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  27. Scib Paints

    1. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 54.0%

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#b5b8e2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b5b8e2 foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #b5b8e2">…</p>

#b5b8e2 background

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #b5b8e2">…</p>

#b5b8e2 shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b5b8e2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11909346
Binary
10110101, 10111000, 11100010
Hexadecimal
#b5b8e2
LRV
≈ 49.6%
Closest short hex
#bbd ΔE = 2.683
RGB
rgb(181, 184, 226)
RGBA
rgba(181, 184, 226, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.306, g: 0.311, b: 0.382
RYB
red: 0.710%, yellow: 0.721%, blue: 0.886%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4867870 / 0xffb5b8e2
HSL
hsl(236, 44%, 80%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 44%, 80%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.000), saturation: 20% (0.199), value: 89% (0.886)
HSP
hue: 236.000, saturation: 19.912%, perceived brightness: 73.879%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.412, S: 56.051, L: 75.820
Cubehelix
H: -126.329, S: 0.394, L: 0.736
TSL
T: -2.789, S: 0.047, L: 0.737
CMYK
cyan: 20% (0.199), magenta: 19% (0.186), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.114)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 11% (0.114)
XYZ
X: 49.921, Y: 49.595, Z: 78.879
xyY
x: 0.280, y: 0.278, Y: 49.595
CIELab
L: 75.820, a: 7.638, b: -21.314
CIELuv
L: 75.820, u: -4.005, v: -34.681
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.820, C: 22.641, H: 289.716
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.820, C: 34.912, H: 263.412
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.424, a: 3.291, b: -17.112
CIECAM02
J: 68.096, C: 26.848, h: 273.030, Q: 162.582, M: 23.479, s: 38.001, H: 318.097
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.183, jaune: -3.800, green: -0.133
LMS
L: 45.078, M: 49.544, S: 78.394
YCbCr
Y: 177.401, Cb: 146.882, Cr: 123.701
YCgCo
Y: 193.750, Cg: -9.750, Co: 34.000
YDbDr
Y: 187.891, Db: 57.336, Dr: 13.113
YPbPr
Y: 186.385, Pb: 21.345, Pr: -3.432
xvYCC
Y: 176.072, Cb: 146.750, Cr: 124.985
YIQ
Y: 187.891, I: -15.280, Q: 12.433
YUV
Y: 187.891, U: 18.755, V: -6.045
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 2.566
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 5.686

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