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#b5b9c9 Hex Color Code

#b5b9c9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b5b9c9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b5b9c9 is comprised of 70.98% red, 72.55% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #b5b9c9 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 16% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.27 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9296a5
  2. #9da1b1
  3. #a9adbd
  4. #b5b9c9
  5. #c1c5d5
  6. #cdd1e2
  7. #dadeee

Tints and Shades

#b5b9c9 to white

  1. #b5b9c9
  2. #c1c4d2
  3. #cdd0db
  4. #dadbe4
  5. #e6e7ed
  6. #f2f3f6
  7. #ffffff

#b5b9c9 to black

  1. #b5b9c9
  2. #9497a4
  3. #757781
  4. #57585f
  5. #3a3b40
  6. #202123
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 0.930 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  2. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Favorite Things / KM3092-1
      #b5bbca
      ΔE = 0.957 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Purpley Puff / KM3093-2
      #acb2c1
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  3. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 0.979 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Favorite Things
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 0.979 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  5. Berger

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 0.979 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  6. General Paint

    1. ★ Café Curtain / CL 2403W
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 1.010 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Marionette / CL 2392W
      #b3b8c2
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  7. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Lavender Blue / 1438
      #b4bac8
      ΔE = 1.080 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  8. CIL

    1. ★ Mesmerize
      #b3b7c5
      ΔE = 1.106 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. ★ City Song
      #bbbbca
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2106 UP
      #b3b9cc
      ΔE = 1.265 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ P 108-1 U
      #aeb7ca
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #b7b8ca
      ΔE = 1.273 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #b3bace
      ΔE = 1.734 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic / PPG1171-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 1.298 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Silverberry / PPG1173-4
      #bebbc9
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic / 544-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 1.298 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Timeless Lilac / 445-4
      #afb2c4
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  13. Behr

    1. ★ Sweet Dreams EIC-34
      #b6b7c9
      ΔE = 1.351 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. ★ Noble Lavender FF84-2
      #b3b9c4
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10704
      #b2bac9
      ΔE = 1.352 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  15. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 49/082
      #b2b7c4
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. 10RB 49/062
      #b9b7c1
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Courtyard Shadow
      #b8bac6
      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Laura Grey X86R194D
      #adb3c1
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  17. Resene

    1. ★ Alaska B81-021-266
      #b2b9cd
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Blue Haze V80-016-286
      #bdbace
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  18. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5933 - Winter Dusk
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. ★ DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  19. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. ★ Spacious Sky / 1062
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  20. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Opal Lilac
      #b9bbc7
      ΔE = 1.808 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  21. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2010-R80B
      #b0b5c3
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. ★ S 2010-R70B
      #b8b6c6
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  22. Bristol

    1. ★ Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  23. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 0 0 / Granit 50
      #bcbccc
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Biscaya / Biscaya F2
      #acb8cc
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  24. Sto

    1. ★ 34422
      #b1b9c6
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  25. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6343
      #babdca
      ΔE = 1.884 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
    2. 6104
      #acb6c8
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  26. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Pansy Garden
      #b3bbcf
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Faded Hydrangea
      #b4bdd1
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  27. Glidden

    1. ★ Violet Blush
      #bcbdcc
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Grey Heather
      #bbb9c3
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  28. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Tole Blue 50BB 54/079
      #b6bdca
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. ★ Quantum Haze 70BB 50/110
      #afb5c8
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  29. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-3 Lavender Water
      #b2b8cd
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. 3-38-3 Wafted Feather
      #abb8cb
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  30. KILZ

    1. ★ Mystical Rome / B842
      #babed0
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
    2. Misty Air / B832
      #bebfcc
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  31. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2bccb
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  32. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Favorite Things 7233
      #b2bccb
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  33. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7194 - Province
      #bab8ca
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 7226 - Violet Vista
      #b2bcd2
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  34. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. 5195P Violet Dust
      #b6bfcf
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  35. Teknos

    1. PR320
      #b5b9c3
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  36. Taubmans

    1. Lonestar / T145-3
      #b2bcc9
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Mulberry Bush / T12 38.D10
      #afb2c6
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  37. Sikkens

    1. T9.07.67
      #acb5c4
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  38. Olympic

    1. Timeless Lilac C45-3
      #adb3c2
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  39. Volkswagen

    1. Diamond Silver
      #afb8c4
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  40. Laura Ashley

    1. 2-10 Dusty Lilac 1
      #bbb7c6
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. 1414 Water Hyacinth
      #b9c0d2
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  41. Nippon Paint

    1. Choir Boys / NP N 1965 P
      #b9bfcb
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Star Flower / NP PB 1510 P
      #acb9ca
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  42. Nature Paint

    1. Eyebright
      #b9bdc7
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  43. Clark+Kensington

    1. Best of Times / 40B-3
      #b5b8cf
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  44. Tollens

    1. T2198-5
      #bdb8c8
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 49.3%

#b5b9c9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b5b9c9 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: #b5b9c9">…</p>

#b5b9c9 background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b5b9c9">…</p>

#b5b9c9 shadow

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b5b9c9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11909577
Binary
10110101, 10111001, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#b5b9c9
LRV
≈ 48.7%
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 1.701
RGB
rgb(181, 185, 201)
RGBA
rgba(181, 185, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.319, g: 0.326, b: 0.354
RYB
red: 0.710%, yellow: 0.723%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4867639 / 0xffb5b9c9
HSL
hsl(228, 16%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 16%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.000), saturation: 10% (0.100), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 228.000, saturation: 9.950%, perceived brightness: 72.831%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.900, S: 21.212, L: 75.288
Cubehelix
H: -133.684, S: 0.159, L: 0.728
TSL
T: -2.446, S: 0.021, L: 0.728
CMYK
cyan: 10% (0.100), magenta: 8% (0.080), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 46.945, Y: 48.738, Z: 62.181
xyY
x: 0.297, y: 0.309, Y: 48.738
CIELab
L: 75.288, a: 1.751, b: -8.538
CIELuv
L: 75.288, u: -3.092, v: -13.288
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.288, C: 8.716, H: 281.588
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.288, C: 13.643, H: 256.900
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.813, a: -2.141, b: -3.940
CIECAM02
J: 67.493, C: 12.743, h: 263.011, Q: 161.860, M: 11.144, s: 26.239, H: 312.666
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.120, jaune: -1.588, green: 0.275
LMS
L: 45.241, M: 50.082, S: 61.953
YCbCr
Y: 175.455, Cb: 135.616, Cr: 125.108
YCgCo
Y: 188.000, Cg: -3.000, Co: 40.250
YDbDr
Y: 185.628, Db: 23.128, Dr: 8.804
YPbPr
Y: 185.300, Pb: 8.460, Pr: -2.736
xvYCC
Y: 175.140, Cb: 135.432, Cr: 125.597
YIQ
Y: 185.628, I: -7.523, Q: 4.132
YUV
Y: 185.628, U: 7.566, V: -4.060
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/4 ΔE = 3.048
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.579

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