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#b5b9b9 Hex Color Code

#b5b9b9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b5b9b9 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #b5b9b9 is comprised of 70.98% red, 72.55% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #b5b9b9 has a hue of 180° (degrees), 3% 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. #929696
  2. #9ea1a1
  3. #a9adad
  4. #b5b9b9
  5. #c1c5c5
  6. #cdd1d1
  7. #d9dddd

Tints and Shades

#b5b9b9 to white

  1. #b5b9b9
  2. #c1c4c4
  3. #cdd0d0
  4. #d9dbdb
  5. #e6e7e7
  6. #f2f3f3
  7. #ffffff

#b5b9b9 to black

  1. #b5b9b9
  2. #949797
  3. #757777
  4. #575858
  5. #3a3b3b
  6. #202121
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Colonial Revival Gray - 2832
      #b4b9b9
      ΔE = 0.352 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. March Wind - 7668
      #bab9b6
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  2. Tollens

    1. ★ T2148-3
      #b5baba
      ΔE = 0.449 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. ★ TF260-2
      #b5b6b6
      ΔE = 1.353 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  3. Johnstone's Paint

    1. ★ Manhattan Grey
      #b4baba
      ΔE = 0.718 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  4. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1406
      #b3b7b6
      ΔE = 0.926 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Model Master 1453
      #bbbcbf
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  5. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI047
      #b8bab9
      ΔE = 1.001 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Steel City 506-4
      #b2b9b9
      ΔE = 1.054 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ Gray Stone / PPG1009-4
      #b7b9b5
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Steel City / 506-4
      #b2b9b9
      ΔE = 1.054 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Tempered Steel / 508-4
      #afb8b5
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  8. Jedynka

    1. ★ Hamuszürke
      #b8bcbc
      ΔE = 1.098 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. ★ Pd 1177
      #b3b6b5
      ΔE = 1.225 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  9. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8290 - Prairie Smoke
      #b6b9b7
      ΔE = 1.109 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ 8250 - October Sky
      #b5b7ba
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  10. Chrysler

    1. ★ Silver
      #b6babc
      ΔE = 1.132 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Bright Silver Quartz
      #bab7b5
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  11. Brillux

    1. ★ 99.00.21
      #b6b7b7
      ΔE = 1.151 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. ★ 78.01.12
      #b1b5b2
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  12. Flügger

    1. ★ Beton Grå (H 06)
      #b4b6b6
      ΔE = 1.171 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. ★ Neutral Grey 5 (IN-714)
      #b7b7b5
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  13. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Covered in Platinum / 1217
      #b9baba
      ΔE = 1.196 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. ★ Crestline / 1144
      #b4bcbf
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  14. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6367 - Covered in Platinum
      #b9baba
      ΔE = 1.196 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. DE 6381 - Silver Bullet
      #b6b5b8
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  15. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ After the Rain / N-C11
      #b6b8b6
      ΔE = 1.294 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. Outdoor Café / 1064
      #b0b6b2
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  16. Levis

    1. ★ Atl Denim B3
      #b2b8ba
      ΔE = 1.318 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Dolphin Touch
      #bebcba
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  17. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 4 80 / Palazzo 45
      #b8b8b8
      ΔE = 1.385 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. ★ 75 2 80 / Palazzo 15
      #b4b4b4
      ΔE = 2.061 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  18. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Sanctuary / 90BG 48/057
      #b1b9b9
      ΔE = 1.403 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. ★ Swordplay / 30BB 45/049
      #b0b3b4
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  19. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Polaris / RLUL216
      #b8babc
      ΔE = 1.410 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. ★ Willow / RLVM270
      #b9b8b6
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Springs / 1592
      #b5bcbd
      ΔE = 1.446 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. ★ Silent Night / 1613
      #b1b5b8
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  21. 1829

    1. ★ Nickel
      #b5b6b5
      ΔE = 1.477 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  22. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Marseilles / 0525
      #babdbd
      ΔE = 1.579 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Let It Rain / 0518
      #b9babf
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  23. Colortrend

    1. ★ 525
      #babdbd
      ΔE = 1.579 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. 0518
      #b9babf
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  24. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 21-g6
      #b1b5b4
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. 25-g5
      #b8bfc1
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  25. Rolls Royce

    1. ★ Arctica White / 9520154
      #b0b8b9
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  26. Homebase

    1. ★ Dove Grey
      #b4b9bc
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  27. Olympic

    1. ★ Steel City D63-3
      #b1b8b6
      ΔE = 1.619 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. ★ Gray Frost D57-3
      #b7bec0
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  28. Berger

    1. ★ Prairie Smoke / 8290
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Pashmina / 8234
      #bbb7b8
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  29. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Prairie Smoke / 8290
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Zephyr / 8306
      #bbbab6
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  30. Dulux

    1. ★ Grey Steel 2
      #babab9
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Modest Grey
      #bdbfc0
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  31. Alcro

    1. ★ Varvinter
      #b4bcbd
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. ★ Himalaya
      #b4b7b3
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  32. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.997 #171
      #b4bcbb
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  33. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Autumn Fog
      #bbbbbb
      ΔE = 1.731 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. ★ Woodlawn Silver Brook
      #bbbdbc
      ΔE = 1.814 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  34. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Frost Grey 30GG 52/011
      #b8bbb8
      ΔE = 1.767 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ Veil 00NN 53/000
      #b8b8b6
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  35. Behr

    1. ★ Blue Gray Sky X-504
      #b7bdbb
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. ★ Polished Rock PPF-26
      #b7bebc
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  36. General Paint

    1. ★ Tilting / CL 3023W
      #b1b9b7
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. ★ Sample Pot / CL 3083W
      #afb8b9
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  37. Setra Evo

    1. ★ Arktisweiss / KS 4272
      #afb6b5
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Arktisweiss / EVO 4272
      #aeb4b2
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  38. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Pale Grey Blue (907)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  39. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Fortress Grey
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  40. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Weathered Stone (9087)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  41. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Stonewall Grey (049)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  42. Rackham

    1. ★ Sharp Gray (43)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  43. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF11022
      #babcbe
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. ★ CF10769
      #bbbdbb
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  44. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Seal
      #b9b9bb
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  45. Audi

    1. ★ Apollo Silber Metallic / LY38
      #b2b9bc
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Crystal Blue Metallic/Kristallblau Metallic / 4J, 4J4J, LY7R
      #adb9ba
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  46. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2250
      #b8babd
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  47. Sikkens

    1. ★ SN.02.67
      #b1b7ba
      ΔE = 1.873 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. ★ ON.00.69
      #bcbcbc
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  48. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 41-8 Rag Rug
      #babebd
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  49. Glidden

    1. ★ Medici Grey / 50BG 46/020
      #b2b6b9
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Maiden Mist / PPG1039-2
      #b9c0c0
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  50. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Winter Sky / 8314
      #b2b9b6
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  51. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Wintry Sky
      #b2b9b6
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Pashmina
      #bbb7b8
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  52. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Wood Ash
      #bababc
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  53. Dacia

    1. ★ Alb Alpin White / QNA
      #b2b6b3
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  54. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grey On Grey / T168-4
      #b9bbbe
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Evening Lullaby / T12 8.C10
      #bdbbb8
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  55. Earthborn

    1. ★ Nellie
      #aeb6b7
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  56. Hummer

    1. ★ Athenian White / 40U
      #b1b8b5
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  57. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Slate Gray
      #b2bbb9
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. Mist Gray
      #adb4b7
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  58. Volvo

    1. ★ Arctic White / MB-147
      #b1b9bc
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ Athenian White / DMC-08F
      #afb5b3
      ΔE = 2.102 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  59. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Gray Dawning / NP N 1921 P
      #b9b8b6
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Gray Chord / NP N 2012 P
      #b3bcb9
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  60. KILZ

    1. ★ Dim Gray / H791
      #b9bdba
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Magic Mirror / G741
      #bdbbbd
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  61. LDV

    1. ★ Ice White / N3NC
      #b6bebd
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  62. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #b5b6b3
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Silver
      #bebebe
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  63. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 421 C
      #b2b4b2
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. ★ 442
      #babdba
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  64. Bmc Sanayi

    1. ★ Arcticweiss / MB 9147
      #aeb6b8
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  65. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Platinum Plate / KM3820-1
      #b7b6b4
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. ★ Aluminum / KM-021
      #bbbec0
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  66. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Cloudy Grey
      #afb6b9
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  67. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 4201P Gray Dawning
      #b9b7b8
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. 4211P Graycloth
      #bbc0c2
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  68. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 36463
      #b1b3b2
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Federal Standard 36473
      #adb5b3
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  69. Little Greene

    1. ★ Bone China Blue Deep
      #b0b5b2
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  70. Dulux Australia

    1. Colorbond® Shale Grey / O23
      #b4b5b2
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  71. Tikkurila

    1. J499
      #bbbebb
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. 0423 / Painter's gray
      #b1b3b0
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  72. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Nelson Archway Blue CW719
      #b5bcb8
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  73. CIL

    1. Veil
      #bdbdbb
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. Surreal Blue
      #b0b2b4
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  74. Sigma

    1. Mineral Grey / S 3000-N
      #b9bdb9
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. Warm Red / 6329 B
      #b1b2b0
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  75. Jotun

    1. 5081 / Fabrikk
      #bbc0c0
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. 6315 / Jade
      #b0bab6
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  76. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Pashmina / 8234
      #bbb8b8
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. Dolphin Dance / 8257
      #adb4b7
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  77. Mylands of London

    1. Silver
      #b8bdc1
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  78. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2005-B
      #bcc0c1
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. S 2502-B
      #b5b3b2
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  79. Beckers

    1. Knop 509 / S 3000-N
      #b2b2b2
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. Klippa 508 / S 2500-N
      #bfbfbf
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  80. Rodda Paint

    1. Dolphin Dance 8257
      #adb4b7
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Zephyr 8306
      #bcbbb7
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  81. Zoffany

    1. Stockholm Blue
      #afbbbb
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  82. Sico

    1. 6209-31 Arctic Hare
      #abb4b5
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  83. Crown Diamond

    1. 7404-31 Arctic Hare
      #abb4b5
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. 7407-31 Brushed Steel
      #b0b3b7
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  84. Otokar

    1. Arcticwhite Mat / M151603
      #aeb9bc
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  85. Bristol

    1. Windsor / P223-N4
      #b1b4b0
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Silver Skates / P225-N3
      #b0b4b0
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  86. Fired Earth

    1. Key Chain
      #bfbebe
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  87. AMC

    1. Seamist Gray
      #b9bab5
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Silver Frost
      #b2babf
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  88. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 18 B 19 - Grey
      #abb5b4
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  89. Testors

    1. Testors 1181
      #bdc0c2
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  90. Duron

    1. Magnetic Gray
      #b4b6b1
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  91. Crown Paint

    1. Arctic Grey
      #bfbdbc
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  92. Resene

    1. Misty Lavender N79-004-280
      #b6b5b9
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Hermitage N79-008-173
      #b1b9b4
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 47.3%

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11909561
Binary
10110101, 10111001, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#b5b9b9
LRV
≈ 48.0%
Closest short hex
#bbb ΔE = 1.805
RGB
rgb(181, 185, 185)
RGBA
rgba(181, 185, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.328, g: 0.336, b: 0.336
RYB
red: 0.710%, yellow: 0.718%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4867655 / 0xffb5b9b9
HSL
hsl(180, 3%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(180, 3%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 180° (180.000), saturation: 2% (0.022), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 180.000, saturation: 2.162%, perceived brightness: 72.084%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 192.174, S: 3.886, L: 74.840
Cubehelix
H: -188.190, S: 0.032, L: 0.721
TSL
T: -1.489, S: 0.007, L: 0.721
CMYK
cyan: 2% (0.022), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 45.160, Y: 48.024, Z: 52.780
xyY
x: 0.309, y: 0.329, Y: 48.024
CIELab
L: 74.840, a: -1.393, b: -0.487
CIELuv
L: 74.840, u: -2.249, v: -0.485
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.840, C: 1.475, H: 199.290
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.840, C: 2.301, H: 192.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.300, a: -4.951, b: 3.353
CIECAM02
J: 66.975, C: 4.193, h: 203.500, Q: 161.238, M: 3.666, s: 15.079, H: 258.055
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.230, green: 0.522
LMS
L: 45.153, M: 50.068, S: 52.692
YCbCr
Y: 173.887, Cb: 128.592, Cr: 126.244
YCgCo
Y: 184.000, Cg: 1.000, Co: 44.250
YDbDr
Y: 183.804, Db: 1.800, Dr: 5.332
YPbPr
Y: 184.148, Pb: 0.460, Pr: -2.000
xvYCC
Y: 174.151, Cb: 128.404, Cr: 126.243
YIQ
Y: 183.804, I: -2.383, Q: -0.846
YUV
Y: 183.804, U: 0.590, V: -2.460
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/1 ΔE = 3.255
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 11.711

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